Carbo Ceramics Company Profile (NYSE:CRR)

About Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)

Carbo Ceramics logoCARBO Ceramics Inc. is a technology company that provides products and services to the global oil and gas and industrial markets. The Company operates through two segments: Oilfield Technologies and Services, and Environmental Products and Services. The Company's oilfield technologies and services segment includes the manufacturing and selling of proppant products for use primarily in the hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas wells, Fracpro software for the design of fracture treatments, and StrataGen consulting services for the optimizing of well completions. The Company's environmental products and services segment is intended to protect operators' assets, minimize environmental risks, and lower lease operating expense (LOE). The Company, through Asset Guard Products Inc. (AGPI), provides spill prevention, containment and countermeasure systems for the oil and gas industry. The Company manufactures various ceramic proppants.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil Related Services and Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:CRR
  • CUSIP: 14078110
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $205.78 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 27,147,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.23
  • 52 Week Range: $5.66 - $16.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -5.80
  • P/E Growth: -0.21
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $127.54 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.63
  • Book Value: $20.85 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.37
  • EBIDTA: ($64,410,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -72.46%
  • Return on Equity: -12.72%
  • Return on Assets: -10.76%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.13%
  • Current Ratio: 6.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.39%
  • Average Volume: 945,172 shs.
  • Beta: 1.66
  • Short Ratio: 11.1

Frequently Asked Questions for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)

What is Carbo Ceramics' stock symbol?

Carbo Ceramics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CRR."

How were Carbo Ceramics' earnings last quarter?

Carbo Ceramics, Inc. (NYSE:CRR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported ($0.93) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.86) by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $43.57 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $36.50 million. Carbo Ceramics had a negative return on equity of 12.72% and a negative net margin of 72.46%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 111.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.88) earnings per share. View Carbo Ceramics' Earnings History.

When will Carbo Ceramics make its next earnings announcement?

Carbo Ceramics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Carbo Ceramics.

Where is Carbo Ceramics' stock going? Where will Carbo Ceramics' stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Carbo Ceramics' stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Carbo Ceramics' stock price to reach $10.93 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Carbo Ceramics.

Are investors shorting Carbo Ceramics?

Carbo Ceramics saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,796,641 shares, an increase of 2.6% from the July 14th total of 11,495,931 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,167,941 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 10.1 days. Currently, 59.5% of the shares of the company are short sold.

Who are some of Carbo Ceramics' key competitors?

Who are Carbo Ceramics' key executives?

Carbo Ceramics' management team includes the folowing people:

  • William C. Morris, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Gary A. Kolstad, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Ernesto Bautista III, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Don P. Conkle, Vice President - Marketing and Sales
  • Roger L. Riffey, Vice President - Manufacturing
  • Sigmund L. Cornelius, Independent Director
  • Chadwick C. Deaton, Independent Director
  • Henry E. Lentz Jr., Independent Director
  • Randy L. Limbacher, Independent Director
  • Robert S. Rubin, Independent Director

Who owns Carbo Ceramics stock?

Carbo Ceramics' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (12.97%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.37%), Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. (3.64%), Schroder Investment Management Group (3.47%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (2.02%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.91%). Company insiders that own Carbo Ceramics stock include Ernesto Bautista III, Gary A Kolstad, John R Bakht and William C Morris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Carbo Ceramics.

Who sold Carbo Ceramics stock? Who is selling Carbo Ceramics stock?

Carbo Ceramics' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Energy Opportunities Capital Management LLC, South Dakota Investment Council, Schroder Investment Management Group, KBC Group NV, Tieton Capital Management LLC and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carbo Ceramics.

Who bought Carbo Ceramics stock? Who is buying Carbo Ceramics stock?

Carbo Ceramics' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Sprott Inc., Engineers Gate Manager LP, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Stifel Financial Corp. Company insiders that have bought Carbo Ceramics stock in the last two years include Ernesto Bautista III, Gary A Kolstad, John R Bakht and William C Morris. View Insider Buying and Selling for Carbo Ceramics.

How do I buy Carbo Ceramics stock?

Shares of Carbo Ceramics can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Carbo Ceramics' stock price today?

One share of Carbo Ceramics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.66.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE CRR)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  163 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  374 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  537
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Carbo Ceramics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.93 (42.67% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/28/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$12.00HighView Rating Details
7/27/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetHold$9.00LowView Rating Details
6/21/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight$7.50 -> $5.00LowView Rating Details
5/10/2017Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform -> Market Perform$15.00 -> $10.50HighView Rating Details
2/6/2017Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$19.00N/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> Neutral$10.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Howard WeilLower Price TargetSector Perform$15.00 -> $11.00N/AView Rating Details
5/8/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/13/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price Target$19.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
1/5/2016GMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
12/14/2015KLR GroupInitiated CoverageHold$15.25N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
9/21/2015Iberia CapitalDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Earnings by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE CRR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017($0.71)N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017($0.86)($0.93)$36.50 million$43.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q1 2017($1.09)($1.22)$32.22 million$34.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2017Q416($0.69)($0.26)$23.39 million$27.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316($0.73)($0.49)$26.00 million$20.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216($0.89)($0.88)$24.70 million$20.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116($0.88)($1.07)$38.86 million$33.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q415($0.83)($2.17)$48.52 million$56.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315($0.65)($0.60)$74.97 million$75.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215($0.65)($0.73)$71.53 million$73.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1($0.45)($0.27)$82.34 million$73.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.64$0.70$155.41 million$167.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.75$0.83$154.31 million$155.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.96$1.00$165.60 million$176.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.87$0.80$165.57 million$148.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.82$0.90$161.85 million$164.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.82$1.31$160.41 million$201.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.67$0.71$145.49 million$153.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.90$0.76$153.36 million$147.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.89$0.89$146.76 million$153.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.99$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$1.31$1.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.41$1.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$1.71$1.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.38$1.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.28$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$1.02$1.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.79$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($2.20)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($2.15)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.91)($0.49)($0.76)
Q2 20173($0.75)($0.43)($0.55)
Q3 20173($0.68)($0.31)($0.45)
Q4 20173($0.71)($0.25)($0.44)
Q1 20181($0.68)($0.68)($0.68)
Q2 20181($0.54)($0.54)($0.54)
Q3 20181($0.44)($0.44)($0.44)
Q4 20181($0.49)($0.49)($0.49)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Most Recent Dividend:11/16/2015
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)

Dividend History by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE CRR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 16.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.19%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/3/2017Ernesto Bautista IIIVPBuy5,000$6.38$31,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017Gary A KolstadInsiderBuy20,000$6.37$127,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016John R BakhtVPBuy3,000$6.33$18,990.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2016Gary A KolstadInsiderBuy3,000$6.28$18,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016Gary A KolstadInsiderBuy7,000$6.06$42,420.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Gary A KolstadInsiderBuy10,000$6.04$60,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016William C MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$20.42$775,960.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016William C MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$19.14$727,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016William C MorrisDirectorBuy37,900$17.41$659,839.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016William C MorrisDirectorBuy34,000$18.34$623,560.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016William C MorrisDirectorBuy37,900$17.95$680,305.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$16.40$623,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$14.77$561,260.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$15.52$589,760.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$16.91$642,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy38,000$16.23$616,740.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy19,000$14.93$283,670.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016William C. MorrisDirectorBuy19,000$15.58$296,020.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy20,000$36.36$727,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy19,950$36.06$719,397.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy20,000$36.42$728,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy19,900$37.02$736,698.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy20,000$38.89$777,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy15,257$39.87$608,296.59View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy19,861$38.77$770,010.97View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy20,000$37.61$752,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy20,000$36.73$734,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy19,995$34.94$698,625.30View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy20,000$33.83$676,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015William C MorrisDirectorBuy10,000$32.32$323,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Don P ConkleVPBuy1,960$107.61$210,915.60View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Gary A KolstadCEOBuy2,000$103.36$206,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Chad C DeatonDirectorBuy1,500$102.10$153,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Sigmund L CorneliusDirectorBuy1,500$69.65$104,475.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2012Gary A KolstadCEOBuy1,000$75.85$75,850.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Gary A KolstadCEOBuy1,000$74.31$74,310.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
Latest Headlines for Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR)
DateHeadline logo-$0.75 Earnings Per Share Expected for Carbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) This Quarter - September 17 at 12:30 PM logoWho Were the Biggest Oilfield Services Gainers Last Week? - September 12 at 6:12 PM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Carbo Ceramics (CRR) and its Competitors - September 11 at 4:10 PM logoETFs with exposure to CARBO Ceramics, Inc. : September 9, 2017 - September 9 at 4:00 AM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) Cut to "Strong Sell" at ValuEngine - September 3 at 4:32 PM logoAre Options Traders Betting on a Big Move in CARBO Ceramics (CRR) Stock? - Nasdaq - September 1 at 10:50 PM logoAre Options Traders Betting on a Big Move in CARBO Ceramics (CRR) Stock? - September 1 at 5:48 PM logoHelix Energy Solutions Group (HLX) vs. Carbo Ceramics (CRR) Head to Head Analysis - September 1 at 2:14 PM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - August 30 at 6:46 AM logoETFs with exposure to CARBO Ceramics, Inc. : August 29, 2017 - August 29 at 10:56 PM logoPre-Market Technical Recap on Oil and Gas Stocks -- Schlumberger, Bristow, CARBO Ceramics, and Helix Energy ... - PR Newswire (press release) - August 29 at 5:54 PM logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: IXYS Surges On Acquisition News; Uni-Pixel Shares Plunge - Nasdaq - August 28 at 5:23 PM logoLower Rise in US Natural Gas Inventories Supports Prices - August 28 at 5:23 PM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) Short Interest Update - August 22 at 11:34 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Carbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) to Hold - August 22 at 7:32 PM logoWall Street Analysts’ Recommendations for Flotek Industries - August 22 at 6:04 PM logoETFs with exposure to CARBO Ceramics, Inc. : August 17, 2017 - August 17 at 6:49 PM logoThese Energy Stocks Rose the Most Last Week - August 8 at 5:17 PM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (NYSE:CRR) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - August 5 at 7:15 AM logoCameron International (CAM) and Carbo Ceramics (NYSE:CRR) Head-To-Head Review - August 4 at 7:42 AM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (NYSE:CRR) Downgraded to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - August 2 at 9:34 PM logoCARBO Ceramics, Inc. :CRR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 1, 2017 - August 1 at 6:13 PM logoBrokers Set Expectations for Carbo Ceramics, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (CRR) - July 31 at 8:15 AM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) PT Set at $9.00 by Piper Jaffray Companies - July 30 at 9:46 PM logoScotiabank Reiterates $12.00 Price Target for Carbo Ceramics, Inc. (NYSE:CRR) - July 29 at 10:34 PM logoEdited Transcript of CRR earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 3:30pm GMT - July 28 at 3:57 AM logoTechnical Insights on Oil & Gas Stocks -- Schlumberger, Bristow, CARBO Ceramics, and Precision Drilling - July 27 at 10:56 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Carbo Ceramics Inc. Q2 Earnings Report - July 27 at 10:56 PM logoCarbo Ceramics Sees At Least 60% Revenue Growth In FY17 - Quick Facts - July 27 at 10:56 PM logoCARBO Ceramics (CRR) CEO Gary Kolstad on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 27 at 10:56 PM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (NYSE:CRR) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.07 EPS - July 27 at 7:47 PM logoCARBO® Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 27 at 5:52 PM logoInvestor Network: CARBO Ceramics Inc. to Host Earnings Call - July 27 at 5:52 PM logoCarbo Ceramics reports 2Q loss - July 27 at 5:52 PM logoKRYPTOSPHERE Builds on its Success in the Gulf of Mexico's Deep, High Stress Wells - July 25 at 5:31 PM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - July 11 at 7:52 AM logoFlotek on the Street: The Latest Analyst Recommendations - July 8 at 10:00 AM logoCARBO Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Call for July 27, 2017 - PR Newswire (press release) - July 6 at 11:50 PM logoCARBO Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Call for July 27, 2017 - July 6 at 6:49 PM logoETFs with exposure to CARBO Ceramics, Inc. : June 29, 2017 - June 29 at 6:47 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Carbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) to Announce -$0.95 Earnings Per Share - June 28 at 7:46 AM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) Given "Underweight" Rating at Morgan Stanley - June 25 at 1:16 PM logoHere’s What We Can Forecast for Nabors Industries - June 22 at 10:47 AM logoOil & Gas Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Archrock, Basic Energy Services, Bristow, and CARBO Ceramics - PR Newswire (press release) - June 19 at 2:03 PM logoCarbo Ceramics, Inc. (CRR) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 16 at 10:50 AM logoAnalyzing the Correlation between SLB’s Stock and Crude Oil - June 5 at 12:05 PM logo$35.40 Million in Sales Expected for CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR) This Quarter - June 4 at 10:16 AM logo-$0.87 Earnings Per Share Expected for CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR) This Quarter - June 2 at 7:56 AM logoWhat Was Schlumberger’s Correlation with Crude Oil on May 22? - May 23 at 3:35 PM logoNear a 10-Year Low, Is CARBO Ceramics a Buy? - May 23 at 10:53 AM



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