NASDAQ:LAYN - Layne Christensen Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$15.41 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$15.41
Today's RangeN/A
52-Week Range$8.36 - $16.96
VolumeN/A
Average Volume278,271 shs
Market Capitalization$309.25 million
P/E Ratio-21.40
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.5
Layne Christensen logoLayne 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction - special trade contractors
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Engineering
SectorConstruction
SymbolNASDAQ:LAYN
CUSIP52105010
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 Shares20,070,000

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 6th. The construction company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.24. The construction company had revenue of $114.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $115 million. Layne Christensen had a negative net margin of 0.36% and a negative return on equity of 18.72%. Layne Christensen's quarterly revenue was up 3.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.17) EPS. 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Layne Christensen's stock. 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. View Analyst Ratings for Layne Christensen.

Who are some of Layne Christensen's key competitors?

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 on Friday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Layne Christensen earned a news sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the construction company an impact score of 45.78 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Layne Christensen's major shareholders?

Layne Christensen's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include LINDEN CAPITAL L.P. (7.90%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (5.39%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.56%), Nokomis Capital L.L.C. (3.81%), Water Island Capital LLC (2.86%) and Gabelli Funds LLC (2.31%). Company insiders that own Layne Christensen stock include J Michael Anderson and Michael J Caliel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Layne Christensen.

Which major investors are selling Layne Christensen stock?

LAYN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crystal Rock Capital Management, California Public Employees Retirement System, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Gabelli Funds LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Layne Christensen.

Which major investors are buying Layne Christensen stock?

LAYN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Water Island Capital LLC, OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, Nokomis Capital L.L.C., Glazer Capital LLC, Vivaldi Asset Management LLC, Dupont Capital Management Corp, KBC Group NV and Kassirer Asset Management Corp. Company insiders that have bought Layne Christensen stock in the last two years include J Michael Anderson and Michael J Caliel. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 (LAYN)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  121 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  204 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  325
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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