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ION Geophysical Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.30 (-9.52 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.85
50-Day Range
MA: $2.64
52-Week Range
Now: $2.85
Volume336,105 shs
Average Volume357,464 shs
Market Capitalization$42.73 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 in Latin America, North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, Africa, the Middle East, and internationally. The company operates in two segments: E&P Technology & Services and Operations Optimization. The E&P Technology & Services segment offers data processing and imaging services; and survey planning and design, data acquisition and management, 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; and in-field optimization, and equipment maintenance and training services. This segment also develops, manufactures, and repairs marine towed streamer positioning and data acquisition systems, ocean bottom data acquisition technologies, marine diverters, analog geophones, and land acquisition systems, which are deployed in marine robotics, defense, scientific, exploration and production, and other commercial applications. ION Geophysical Corporation 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.
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Overall MarketRank

1.09 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

240th out of 669 stocks

Oil & Gas Exploration Services Industry

4th out of 28 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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($2.30) per share


Net Income$-48,200,000.00


Market Cap$42.73 million
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
-0.30 (-9.52 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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ION Geophysical (NYSE:IO) Frequently Asked Questions

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

ION Geophysical's stock was trading at $1.66 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IO stock has increased by 71.7% and is now trading at $2.85.
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Is ION Geophysical a buy right now?

3 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ION Geophysical in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" ION Geophysical stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in IO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as ION Geophysical's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated ION Geophysical CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among ION Geophysical's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is ION Geophysical's next earnings date?

ION Geophysical is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How were ION Geophysical's earnings last quarter?

ION Geophysical Co. (NYSE:IO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 9th. The oil and gas company reported ($1.16) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.56) by $0.60. The oil and gas company earned $16.23 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $24.83 million.
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What price target have analysts set for IO?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for ION Geophysical's stock. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $4.00. On average, they anticipate ION Geophysical's stock price to reach $4.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of ION Geophysical's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of ION Geophysical own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ION Geophysical investors own include Aurora Cannabis (ACB), Nokia (NOK), RESOLUTE ENERGY/SH NEW (REN), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Twitter (TWTR), Whiting Petroleum (WLL), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Energy Transfer (ET), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Rite Aid (RAD).

Who are ION Geophysical's key executives?

ION Geophysical's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christopher T. Usher, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 60, Pay $465.25k)
  • Mr. Scott P. Schwausch, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 46, Pay $206.22k)
  • Mr. Matthew R. Powers, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 45, Pay $280.71k)
  • Mr. Kenneth G. Williamson, Exec. VP and COO of E&P Technology & Services (Age 56, Pay $398.83k)
  • Mr. Michael L. Morrison, Interim Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Dale J. Lambert, Exec. VP of Operations Optimization
  • Ms. Rachel White, VP of Corp. Communications
  • Ms. Lisa Ruiz, Sr. VP of Global HR

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 Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. (0.14%). Company insiders that own ION Geophysical stock include Christopher Theron Usher, James M Lapeyre Jr and Michael L Morrison.
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Which major investors are selling ION Geophysical stock?

IO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc..
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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 WeBull, 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 $2.85.

How big of a company is ION Geophysical?

ION Geophysical has a market capitalization of $42.73 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 450 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 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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