Ion Geophysical Corp Company Profile (NYSE:IO)

About Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)

Ion Geophysical Corp logoION Geophysical Corporation is a technology-focused company. It provides geophysical technology, services and solutions to the global oil and gas industry. Its offerings are designed to enable oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) companies to obtain images of the Earth's subsurface. It offers services and products through three segments: E&P Technology & Services, E&P Operations Optimization, and Ocean Bottom Services. E&P Technology & Services provides services and products for complex and hard-to-image geologies, such as deepwater subsalt formations in the Gulf of Mexico and offshore East and West Africa and Brazil; unconventional reservoirs, such as those found onshore in shale, tight gas and oil sands formations, and offshore basin-wide seismic data and imaging programs. E&P Operations Optimization combines its Optimization Software and Services and Devices offerings. Ocean Bottom Services consists of OceanGeo, an ocean bottom data acquisition services company.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:IO
  • CUSIP: 46204410
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $52.83 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 11,871,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.50
  • 52 Week Range: $3.87 - $8.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -1.56
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $182.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.29
  • Book Value: $2.61 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.70
  • EBIDTA: $31.92 million
  • Net Margins: -37.70%
  • Return on Equity: -106.60%
  • Return on Assets: -18.82%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.70%
  • Current Ratio: 1.17%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.01%
  • Average Volume: 55,212 shs.
  • Beta: 3.33

Frequently Asked Questions for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)

What is Ion Geophysical Corp's stock symbol?

Ion Geophysical Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IO."

How were Ion Geophysical Corp's earnings last quarter?

Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 8th. The company reported ($0.99) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.03 by $1.02. The company had revenue of $35.37 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $77.70 million. Ion Geophysical Corp had a negative return on equity of 106.60% and a negative net margin of 37.70%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.47) earnings per share. View Ion Geophysical Corp's Earnings History.

Who are some of Ion Geophysical Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Ion Geophysical Corp stock?

Ion Geophysical Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (3.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.25%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.98%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.58%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.81%) and Royce & Associates LP (0.61%). Company insiders that own Ion Geophysical Corp stock include Christopher Theron Usher, Colin Hulme, David H Barr, Franklin Myers, James M Lapeyre Jr, Jamey S Seely, R Brian Hanson and Steven Bate. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ion Geophysical Corp.

Who sold Ion Geophysical Corp stock? Who is selling Ion Geophysical Corp stock?

Ion Geophysical Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Spark Investment Management LLC, Oxford Asset Management, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, LSV Asset Management and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ion Geophysical Corp.

Who bought Ion Geophysical Corp stock? Who is buying Ion Geophysical Corp stock?

Ion Geophysical Corp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, Algert Global LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have bought Ion Geophysical Corp stock in the last two years include Christopher Theron Usher, Colin Hulme, David H Barr, Franklin Myers, James M Lapeyre Jr, Jamey S Seely, R Brian Hanson and Steven Bate. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ion Geophysical Corp.

How do I buy Ion Geophysical Corp stock?

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

How much does a share of Ion Geophysical Corp stock cost?

One share of Ion Geophysical Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.45.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  45 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  39 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  84
These ratings are a survey of what our community members think about Ion Geophysical Corp. An outperform vote indicates that you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. An underperform vote indicates that you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/24/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$3.00 -> $0.40N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Earnings by Quarter for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/8/2017Q416$0.03($0.99)$77.70 million$35.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316($1.17)$0.14$44.00 million$78.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216($1.86)($1.85)$38.90 million$36.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($1.20)($3.30)$50.00 million$22.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415($32.63)($0.51)$43.70 million$77.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.21)($0.10)$36.47 million$66.67 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q2($0.17)($0.27)$45.55 million$36.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.05)($0.31)$87.46 million$40.58 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.01($0.07)$130.20 million$136.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314($0.01)($0.15)$118.60 million$106.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.01($0.03)$124.95 million$121.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q4$0.06$0.33$173.10 million$218.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q213$0.05($0.13)$126.97 million$79.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.07$0.01$122.88 million$129.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q4 2012$0.13$0.17$167.74 million$173.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.14$0.09$154.20 million$136.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.07$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.04$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.15$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.07$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.04$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.07$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$0.07$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-5.35 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.85 EPS


Dividend History for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 40.05%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/22/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy10,607$6.69$70,960.83View SEC Filing  
12/20/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy21,800$7.12$155,216.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy14,400$6.51$93,744.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy20,700$6.52$134,964.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy15,300$6.20$94,860.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy12,100$6.16$74,536.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy4,000$6.21$24,840.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy2,200$6.46$14,212.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy7,800$6.50$50,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy18,000$6.46$116,280.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy3,100$5.97$18,507.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy5,900$6.08$35,872.00View SEC Filing  
10/12/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy8,000$6.46$51,680.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy19,600$6.68$130,928.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy25,100$6.64$166,664.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy19,900$6.79$135,121.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy18,900$6.36$120,204.00View SEC Filing  
9/27/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy16,100$5.86$94,346.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy5,100$5.93$30,243.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy12,200$5.82$71,004.00View SEC Filing  
9/21/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy13,400$5.69$76,246.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy8,000$5.86$46,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy6,900$5.94$40,986.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy9,100$5.99$54,509.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy19,300$5.78$111,554.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy9,200$5.80$53,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy9,800$5.70$55,860.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy13,100$5.96$78,076.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy8,000$5.98$47,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy46,000$5.77$265,420.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016David H BarrDirectorBuy10,000$6.95$69,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Christopher Theron UsherCOOBuy1,300$6.89$8,957.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy25,000$6.76$169,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Jamey S SeelyEVPBuy700$6.72$4,704.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Jamey S SeelyEVPBuy6,300$6.69$42,147.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Colin HulmeEVPBuy6,000$6.66$39,960.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Jamey S. SeelyEVPBuy3,000$3.28$9,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016R Brian HansonCEOBuy20,000$3.84$76,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Steven BateCFOBuy10,000$4.25$42,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy389,300$0.47$182,971.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Franklin MyersDirectorBuy100,000$0.41$41,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Jamey S SeelyEVPBuy58,700$0.43$25,241.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015R Brian HansonCEOBuy50,000$0.40$20,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Jamey S. SeelyEVPBuy30,398$0.34$10,335.32View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Franklin MyersDirectorBuy100,000$0.32$32,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015R Brian HansonCEOBuy220,000$0.33$72,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Steven BateCFOBuy200,000$0.32$64,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy235,100$0.32$75,232.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy215,000$0.34$73,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Jamey S SeelyEVPBuy12,200$1.52$18,544.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy75,000$1.72$129,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy180,000$1.78$320,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy100,000$3.17$317,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014R Brian HansonCEOBuy20,000$3.34$66,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014James Lapeyre, Jr.DirectorBuy100,000$4.07$407,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013David RolandSVPBuy1,615$3.01$4,861.15View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Gregory HeinleinCFOBuy1,000$2.99$2,990.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013James Lapeyre, Jr.DirectorBuy75,000$3.02$226,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Gregory HeinleinCFOBuy1,000$4.79$4,790.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013John SeitzDirectorSell10,000$4.81$48,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013James Lapeyre, Jr.DirectorBuy75,000$4.73$354,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013James Lapeyre, Jr.DirectorBuy50,000$4.97$248,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2013Steven BateSVPSell25,000$6.00$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Steven BateSVPSell19,960$6.11$121,955.60View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013Steven BateSVPSell20,000$6.09$121,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013David MoffatSVPSell13,963$6.35$88,665.05View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy110,000$5.92$651,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012James M Lapeyre JrDirectorBuy30,000$5.82$174,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
Latest Headlines for Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO)
DateHeadline logoBRIEF-Ion announces order in WesternGeco litigation - May 18 at 9:19 AM logoION announces order in WesternGeco litigation - May 18 at 9:19 AM logoION Geophysical Corporation 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - May 8 at 7:40 AM logoEdited Transcript of IO earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 2:00pm GMT - May 5 at 10:56 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of ION Geophysical Corp. Q1 Earnings Report - May 4 at 6:06 PM logoBRIEF-Ion Geophysical Corp Q1 loss per share $1.98 - May 4 at 6:06 PM logoIon Geophysical reports 1Q loss - May 4 at 11:14 AM logoIon Geophysical Corp (IO) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds - May 4 at 9:48 AM logoION reports first quarter 2017 results - May 3 at 10:57 PM logoION announces termination of "at-the-market" equity offering program - May 2 at 4:23 PM logoION announces first quarter 2017 earnings and conference call schedule - May 1 at 6:18 PM logoION accelerates development of transformational software to optimize offshore operations - April 26 at 7:22 PM logoIon Geophysical Corp (IO) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 18 at 2:03 PM logoETFs with exposure to ION Geophysical Corp. : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 5:21 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Ion Geophysical Corp (IO) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $0.00 - April 9 at 8:58 AM logoETFs with exposure to ION Geophysical Corp. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 10:28 AM logoForm 4 ION GEOPHYSICAL CORP For: Mar 01 Filed by: Nelson S James - - March 5 at 5:38 PM logoION GEOPHYSICAL CORP Financials - February 15 at 8:55 PM logoION Geophysical Corporation 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - February 10 at 11:43 PM logoEdited Transcript of IO earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT - February 9 at 11:53 PM logoForm 8-K ION GEOPHYSICAL CORP For: Feb 06 - - February 9 at 6:52 PM logoION GEOPHYSICAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Fin - February 9 at 6:52 PM logoION Geophysical Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today - February 9 at 6:52 PM logoION reports fourth quarter and year end 2016 results - February 8 at 11:42 PM logoQ4 2016 ION Geophysical Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 8 at 6:41 PM logoION Geophysical Corp Earnings Call (Q4 2016) - February 8 at 12:14 AM logoION announces fourth quarter and full year 2016 earnings and conference call schedule - February 6 at 11:03 PM logoION Geophysical (IO) $20M ATM Equity Offering - - - December 22 at 11:16 PM logoForm 4 ION GEOPHYSICAL CORP For: Dec 21 Filed by: LAPEYRE JAMES M JR - - December 22 at 11:16 PM Daily Round Up 12/21/16: Abbott Laboratories, Ion Geophysical, Medley Capital - December 22 at 6:13 PM logoForm 4 ION GEOPHYSICAL CORP For: Dec 21 Filed by: LAPEYRE JAMES M JR - December 22 at 6:13 PM logo4:31 pm ION Geophysical announces $20 mln "at-the-market" equity offering program - December 22 at 6:13 PM logoION GEOPHYSICAL CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial Statemen - December 22 at 6:13 PM



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