Log in

NYSE:IOIon Geophysical Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.17 (-6.72 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.36
50-Day Range
MA: $1.94
52-Week Range
Now: $2.36
Volume590,353 shs
Average Volume3.29 million shs
Market Capitalization$35.49 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
ION Geophysical Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides a suite of services and products for seismic data acquisition and processing the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: E&P Technology & Services, Operations Optimization, and Ocean Bottom Integrated Technologies. The Exploration and Production (E&P) Technology & Services segment offers seismic data services, including survey planning and design, data acquisition, subsurface imaging, and reservoir characterization, as well as technical, commercial, and strategic advisory services. The Operations Optimization segment provides survey design, and command and control software systems and related services for marine towed streamer and seabed operations. It also manufactures and repairs marine towed streamer positioning and control systems, analog geophone sensors, and compasses, which are deployed in marine robotics, scientific, E&P, and other commercial applications. The Ocean Bottom Integrated Technologies segment offers survey design, planning, and optimization services to maximize seismic image quality, operational efficiency, and safety; data acquisition; superior imaging; and data processing, interpretation, and reservoir services. This segment also develops re-deployable ocean bottom data acquisition technology. The company markets and sells its services and products through direct sales force and third-party sales representatives. The company was formerly known as Input/Output, Inc. and changed its name to ION Geophysical Corporation in 2007. ION Geophysical Corporation was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Read More
Ion Geophysical logo

Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.96 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & gas exploration services
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$174.68 million
Cash Flow$0.58 per share
Book Value($2.57) per share


Net Income$-48,200,000.00


Market Cap$35.49 million
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Estimated)

Receive IO News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for IO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Ion Geophysical (NYSE:IO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ion Geophysical's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ion Geophysical's stock was trading at $1.66 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IO stock has increased by 42.2% and is now trading at $2.36. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ion Geophysical?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ion Geophysical in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Ion Geophysical.

When is Ion Geophysical's next earnings date?

Ion Geophysical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Ion Geophysical.

How were Ion Geophysical's earnings last quarter?

Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The oil and gas company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.93) by $1.26. The oil and gas company earned $56.41 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $38.70 million. View Ion Geophysical's earnings history.

Has Ion Geophysical been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about IO stock have trended somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ion Geophysical earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutIon Geophysical.

Are investors shorting Ion Geophysical?

Ion Geophysical saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,110,000 shares, an increase of 14.6% from the April 30th total of 968,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,570,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.7 days. Approximately 11.0% of the company's stock are sold short. View Ion Geophysical's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ion Geophysical's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ion Geophysical own?

Who are Ion Geophysical's key executives?

Ion Geophysical's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. R. Brian Hanson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Steven A. Bate, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Matthew R. Powers, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 43)
  • Mr. Kenneth G. Williamson, Exec. VP and COO of E&P Technology & Services (Age 54)
  • Mr. Christopher T. Usher, Exec. VP & COO of Operations Optimization (Age 58)

What is Ion Geophysical's stock symbol?

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

Who are Ion Geophysical's major shareholders?

Ion Geophysical's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Deutsche Bank AG (2.16%), BlackRock Inc. (1.22%), GSA Capital Partners LLP (1.08%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (0.35%), Morgan Stanley (0.33%) and Invesco Ltd. (0.32%). Company insiders that own Ion Geophysical stock include Christopher Theron Usher, Franklin Myers, James M Lapeyre Jr, Michael L Morrison and R Brian Hanson. View institutional ownership trends for Ion Geophysical.

Which institutional investors are selling Ion Geophysical stock?

IO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Spark Investment Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, and BlackRock Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for Ion Geophysical.

Which institutional investors are buying Ion Geophysical stock?

IO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GSA Capital Partners LLP, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Two Sigma Advisers LP, and Invesco Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Ion Geophysical stock in the last two years include Christopher Theron Usher, James M Lapeyre Jr, and Michael L Morrison. View insider buying and selling activity for Ion Geophysical.

How do I buy shares of Ion Geophysical?

Shares of IO 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Ion Geophysical's stock price today?

One share of IO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.36.

How big of a company is Ion Geophysical?

Ion Geophysical has a market capitalization of $35.49 million and generates $174.68 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-48,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.40) on an earnings per share basis. Ion Geophysical employs 496 workers across the globe.

What is Ion Geophysical's official website?

The official website for Ion Geophysical is www.iongeo.com.

How can I contact Ion Geophysical?

Ion Geophysical's mailing address is 2105 CITYWEST BLVD SUITE 100, HOUSTON TX, 77042. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 281-933-3339 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.