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6.10
-2.04
-25.06%
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Open

7.90

Previous Close

8.14

Volume (Avg)

655.64k (257.77k)

Day's Range

5.96-7.90

52Wk Range

5.96-20.45

Market Cap.

161.07M

Dividend Rate ( Yield )

-

Beta

0.78

Shares Outstanding

19.74M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

-

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Fundamentals
  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
Industry Engineering & Construction
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Hold
    • Revenue

    • 859.28M

    • Net Income

    • -128.64M

    • Market Cap.

    • 161.07M

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • -13.94

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • -

    • Beta

    • 0.78

    • Forward P/E

    • -3.40

    • Price/Sales

    • 0.20

    • Price/Book Value

    • 0.76

    • Price/Cash flow

    • -6.85

      • EBITDA

      • -10.92M

      • Return on Capital %

      • -17.45

      • Return on Equity %

      • -42.72

      • Return on Assets %

      • -17.45

      • Book Value/Share

      • 10.69

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 19.74M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • -

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • -

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/21/2014
      Hold
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • 11.00

        • Credit Rating

        • -

        • Analysts

        • 3

        • EPS Estimate

        • -4.53

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • 0.83

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • -4.90

          • -8.54

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • -

          • 32.95

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • -

          • 4.59

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -3.14

          • 11.49

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • 3.62

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -

          • 6.60

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • 16.04

            • 9.47

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • -9.14

            • 5.16

            • Net Profit Margin

            • -13.94

            • 2.98

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 21.00

            • 8.07

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • -1.80

            • 4.47

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • -4.00

            • 25.70B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.62

              • 0.59

              • Current Ratio

              • 1.53

              • 1.32

              • Quick Ratio

              • 0.73

              • 1.01

              • Interest Coverage

              • -4.22

              • 20.61

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 2.80

              • 2.87

              • Book Value/Share

              • 10.69

              • 15.60

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • -2.31

                • 18.52

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • -10.21

                • 327.95

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • -2.12

                • 149.87

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 0.21

                • 0.49

                • Price/Book Value

                • 0.80

                • 1.70

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • -6.85

                • 14.68

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                • Industry

                  • Return on Equity %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • -42.72

                    (-10.10)

                  • 11.24

                    (11.81)

                  • Return on Assets %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • -17.45

                    (-5.00)

                  • 5.10

                    (5.43)

                  • Return on Capital %

                    (5-Year Average)

                  • -25.26

                    (-7.30)

                  • 8.91

                    (10.01)

                  • Income/Employee

                  • -

                  • 6.78k

                  • Inventory Turnover

                  • 15.40

                  • 17.65

                  • Asset Turnover

                  • 1.25

                  • 1.71

                  Current Historical
                  Financials
                  • Income Statement
                  • Balance Sheet
                  • Cash Flow
                  Operating Income
                  -59.94M
                  Operating Margin
                  -6.98
                  Total Equity
                  -
                  Retained Earnings
                  -
                  Free Cashflow
                  -
                  Price/Cashflow
                  -6.85
                  Ownership

                  Institutional Ownership

                  -

                  Top 10 Institutions

                  72.21%

                  Mutual Fund Ownership

                  54.79%

                  Float

                  67.19%

                  5% / Insider Ownership

                  4.12%

                  Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                  Top Mutual Fund Owners

                  Top Institutional Owners

                  Mutual Fund Name

                  Institution Name

                  • Mutual Fund Name

                  • Shares Held

                  • % Change

                  • % Outstanding

                  • PowerShares Water Resources Portfolio

                  •  

                    915,365

                  • 0.00

                  • 3.90

                  • Kopernik Global All-Cap Fund

                  •  

                    894,704

                  • 16.83

                  • 4.42

                  • Royce Opportunity Fund

                  •  

                    812,812

                  • 11.53

                  • 4.12

                  • EQ/GAMCO Small Company Value

                  •  

                    550,000

                  • -11.29

                  • 2.71

                  • DFA US Small Cap Value II Portfolio

                  •  

                    504,050

                  • 0.00

                  • 2.49

                  • Gabelli Small Cap Growth Fund

                  •  

                    500,000

                  • 12.87

                  • 2.52

                  • CS EF (Lux) Global Value

                  •  

                    500,000

                  • 11.11

                  • 2.47

                  • Legg Mason Royce US Small Cap Opp

                  •  

                    395,000

                  • 16.01

                  • 1.99

                  • TETON Westwood Mighty Mites Fund

                  •  

                    383,057

                  • 8.79

                  • 1.93

                  • CS EF (Lux) USA Value

                  •  

                    375,000

                  • 7.14

                  • 1.85

                  • Institution Name

                  • Shares Held

                  • % Change

                  • % Outstanding

                  • Rutabaga Capital Management Llc

                  •  

                    1,867,978

                  • +48.12%

                  • 9.42

                  • Royce & Associates, LLC

                  •  

                    1,835,683

                  • +2.35%

                  • 9.26

                  • Gamco Investors, Inc. Et Al

                  •  

                    1,783,518

                  • -9.82%

                  • 9.04

                  • Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc.

                  •  

                    1,567,389

                  • +2.83%

                  • 7.90

                  • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                  •  

                    1,088,142

                  • +1.64%

                  • 5.49

                  • Credit Suisse AG

                  •  

                    875,000

                  • +9.38%

                  • 4.32

                  • Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB)

                  •  

                    766,702

                  • +6.05%

                  • 3.87

                  • BlackRock Fund Advisors

                  •  

                    728,039

                  • +1.38%

                  • 3.67

                  • Kopernik Global Investors, LLC

                  •  

                    679,591

                  • +121.11%

                  • 3.43

                  Company Profile

                  Sector

                  Industrials

                  Industry

                  Engineering & Construction

                  Type

                  Distressed

                  Style

                  Small Value

                  Layne Christensen Co incorporated on July 20, 1981, is a global water management, construction and drilling company. The Company’s business segments are Water Resources, Inliner, Heavy Civil, Geoconstruction, Mineral Services and Ene...morergy Services. It provides solutions for water, mineral and energy challenges. The Company operates throughout North America, as well as Africa, Australia, Europe, Brazil, and through its affiliates in other South American countries. The Company provides water management solutions for government agencies, commercial water suppliers, industrial facilities, and energy companies. Its teams are responsible for effectively managing water in every phase of its lifecycle—supply, treatment, delivery and maintenance. It engages in the development and deployment of new and water te...morechnologies to make these standards possible, and to continue improving on the safety and sustainability of its work. Water Management solutions include: hydrology and scientific studies to define water resources, sourcing, well design and construction, water treatment technologies, industrial treatment, oil and gas services, wastewater treatment technologies, water reuse, water treatment service, treatment plants, Ranney collector wells, pump stations and intake structures, reservoirs, pipelines and sewer pipeline rehabilitation. The Company provides construction solutions for the responsible management of water in any industry or environment. With heavy civil expertise and safety, it designs and construct comprehensive, end-to-end water management systems, as well as individual intakes, reservoirs, pump stations, pipelines and plants tailored to its clients' needs. Its geotechnical capabilities allow it to improve soil conditions and support subterranean structures in underground construction projects where effective water management is critical, such as dams and levees, tunnels, water lines, subways, highways and marine facilities. Construction solutions include: geotechnical construction, tunnels and shafts, marine construction, alternative delivery, pump stations and intake structures, reservoirs, treatment plant construction, pipeline construction, sewer pipeline rehabilitation, renewable energy, anaerobic digestion systems, well design and construction and Ranney collector wells. The Company provides turnkey drilling solutions for water management, mineral exploration and specialty drilling needs. It also drills deep injection wells to facilitate the disposal of treated wastewater. Its mineral exploration teams extract contaminant-free samples that accurately reflect the underlying mineral deposits. Drilling solutions include: reverse circulation drilling, diamond core drilling, large diameter core drilling, hammer drilling, dual wall percussion drilling, flooded reverse circulation drilling, dual rotary casing advance drilling, rotary air blast drilling, mud rotary drilling, directional drilling, specialty drilling, resonant sonic drilling, well drilling, borehole and surface geophysics, borehole surveying, oil and gas services and stuck pipe recovery. Its customers include government agencies, investor-owned utilities, industrial companies, global mining companies, consulting engineering firms, heavy civil construction contractors, oil and gas companies, power companies and agribusiness. Competition for its Water Resources Division’s bundled services are local and regional specialty general contractors, while its competition in the water well drilling business consists of small, local water well drilling operations and some larger regional competitors.lessless

                  Key People

                  Mr. David A.B. Brown

                  Chairman of the Board/Director/President/CEO

                  Mr. Andrew Atchison

                  CFO/Chief Accounting Officer

                  John T. Nesser,III

                  Director

                  Mr. Nelson Obus

                  Director

                  Robert R. Gilmore

                  Director

                  • Layne Christensen Co

                  • 1800 Hughes Landing Boulevard

                  • The Woodlands, TX 77380

                  • USA.Map

                  • Phone: +1 281 475-2600

                  • Fax: +1 281 475-2733

                  • layne.com

                  Incorporated

                  1981

                  Employees

                  4,100

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