News stories about Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dawson Geophysical earned a news impact score of 0.08 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 47.1842935270774 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Several analysts have issued reports on DWSN shares. ValuEngine raised shares of Dawson Geophysical from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 2nd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Dawson Geophysical from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 8th. TheStreet raised shares of Dawson Geophysical from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Monday, May 7th. Finally, Raymond James downgraded shares of Dawson Geophysical from a “strong-buy” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, August 3rd.
Shares of DWSN stock traded down $0.13 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $5.82. 64,519 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 98,789. Dawson Geophysical has a fifty-two week low of $3.80 and a fifty-two week high of $8.40. The company has a current ratio of 3.61, a quick ratio of 3.41 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03. The company has a market capitalization of $136.38 million, a P/E ratio of -4.25 and a beta of 1.15.
Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The oil and gas company reported ($0.25) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.36) by $0.11. Dawson Geophysical had a negative net margin of 8.62% and a negative return on equity of 10.51%. The business had revenue of $36.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $36.00 million. research analysts predict that Dawson Geophysical will post -0.75 EPS for the current year.
Dawson Geophysical Company Profile
Dawson Geophysical Company provides onshore seismic data acquisition services in the United States and Canada. The company acquires and processes 2-D, 3-D, and multi-component seismic data for its clients, including oil and gas companies, and independent oil and gas operators, as well as providers of multi-client data libraries.
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