Insider Activity of Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN)


Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) currently has a “Hold” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) gained 17.99 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $14.89. The stock traded with the average Volume of 150.77 Million at the end of last session.

Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) has the Market Capitalization of 295.72 Million. The Stock has its 52-week High of $15.69 and 52-Week Low of $ 6.98 and it touched its 52-week high on 02/14/18 and 52-Week Low on 05/31/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $-0.1/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $-0.04/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $-0.06/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of -150 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Layne Christensen Company for the current quarter to be 84.6%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 111.8 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 3% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) showed a growth of -2.96 Percent per annum.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 13.18% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 16.08% and 34.09% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -15.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -100%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -17.6%.

Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 6.88% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.59% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Layne Christensen Company currently has a Weekly performance of 16.69%, monthly performance percentage is 13.23 percent, Quarterly performance is 15.61 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 50.71% and Yearly Performance is 47.28 percent.

Company Profile:

Layne Christensen Company provides drilling services and related products and services in four principal markets: water-related products and services, mineral exploration drilling, geotechnical construction and oil and gas services and production. Layne Christensen’s customers include municipalities, industrial companies, mining companies, oil and gas companies and consulting and engineering firms.