NASDAQ:LAYN - Layne Christensen Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.41 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 07/23/2018 09:58 AM ET)Previous Close$15.41Today's RangeN/A52-Week Range$8.36 - $16.96VolumeN/AAverage Volume278,271 shsMarket Capitalization$309.25 millionP/E Ratio-21.40Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.5 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Layne Christensen Company operates as a water management, and services and drilling company that provides solutions for the water, mineral, and energy markets. The company's Water Resources segment offers water-related products and services, including hydrologic design, source of supply exploration, well and intake construction, and well and pump maintenance and rehabilitation services. This segment also provides water treatment equipment and engineering services for the treatment of regulated and nuisance contaminants. Its Inliner segment offers process, sanitary, and storm water rehabilitation techniques and services to municipalities and industrial customers dealing with aging infrastructure needs. This segment also provides full system renewal services, including Janssen structural renewal for service lateral connections and mainlines, slip lining, traditional excavation and replacement, and form and manhole renewal with cementitious and epoxy products. The company's Mineral Services segment conducts ground drilling activities, including various phases of core drilling, reverse circulation, dual tube, hammer, and rotary air-blast methods; and provides exploratory and definitional drilling services. Layne Christensen Company serves government agencies, investor-owned utilities, industrial companies, multi-national mining companies, consulting engineering firms, oil and gas companies, and power companies, as well as the agribusiness. It operates in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and Mexico. The company was formerly known as Layne Inc. and changed its name to Layne Christensen Company in June 1996. Layne Christensen Company was founded in 1882 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas. Receive LAYN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LAYN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Construction - special trade contractors Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering SectorConstruction SymbolNASDAQ:LAYN CUSIP52105010 Webwww.layne.com Phone281-475-2600 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.67 Current Ratio0.99 Quick Ratio0.85 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-21.40 Forward P/E Ratio-171.22 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$475.52 million Price / Sales0.65 Cash Flow$0.8638 per share Price / Cash17.84 Book Value$2.96 per share Price / Book5.21 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.72) Net Income$-27,310,000.00 Net Margins-0.36% Return on Equity-18.72% Return on Assets-2.80% Miscellaneous Employees2,178 Outstanding Shares20,070,000Market Cap$309.25 Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Layne Christensen's stock symbol? Layne Christensen trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LAYN." How were Layne Christensen's earnings last quarter? Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June, 6th. The construction company reported $0.14 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.24. The construction company earned $114.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $115 million. Layne Christensen had a negative return on equity of 18.72% and a negative net margin of 0.36%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned ($0.17) earnings per share. View Layne Christensen's Earnings History. When is Layne Christensen's next earnings date? Layne Christensen is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, September, 10th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Layne Christensen. What price target have analysts set for LAYN? 1 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Layne Christensen's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Layne Christensen's stock price to reach $15.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.7%. View Analyst Ratings for Layne Christensen. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Layne Christensen? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Layne Christensen in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Layne Christensen's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Layne Christensen include Argan (AGX), Ameresco (AMRC), Matrix Service (MTRX), Limbach (LMB), Lime Energy (LIME), China Advanced Constructn Mtrls Grp (CADC) and Real Goods Solar (RGSE). Who are Layne Christensen's key executives? Layne Christensen's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael J. Caliel, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)J. Michael Anderson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 56)Mr. Steven F. Crooke, Sr. VP, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)Kevin P. Maher, Sr. VP of Water Resources & Mineral Services (Age 58)Hafiz Larry D. Purlee, Pres of Inliner Division (Age 70) Has Layne Christensen been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about LAYN stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Layne Christensen earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the construction company an impact score of 45.86 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are Layne Christensen's major shareholders? Layne Christensen's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include LINDEN CAPITAL L.P. (7.90%). Company insiders that own Layne Christensen stock include J Michael Anderson and Michael J Caliel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Layne Christensen. How do I buy shares of Layne Christensen? Shares of LAYN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Layne Christensen's stock price today? One share of LAYN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.41. How big of a company is Layne Christensen? Layne Christensen has a market capitalization of $309.25 million and generates $475.52 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $-27,310,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.72) on an earnings per share basis. Layne Christensen employs 2,178 workers across the globe. How can I contact Layne Christensen? Layne Christensen's mailing address is 1800 HUGHES LANDING BOULEVARD SUITE 800, THE WOODLANDS TX, 77380. The construction company can be reached via phone at 281-475-2600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ LAYN)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 130 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 211 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 341MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Layne Christensen and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LAYN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LAYN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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