Layne Christensen Company(NASDAQ:LAYN) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2017 and Q1. The results came in during After-hours on Jun 6, 2016. Company reported revenue of $159.74M. Analysts estimated a revenue of $160.24M. Earnings per share were $-0.45. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $-0.31.
Layne Christensen Company (LAYN) shares turned negative on Fridays trading session with the shares closing down -0.18 points or -2.20% at a volume of 1,24,982. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $8.12. The peak price level was also seen at $8.12 while the days lowest was $7.92. Finally the shares closed at $7.99. The 52-week high of the shares is $10.51 while the 52-week low is $3.75. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $158 M.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Jan 19, 2016, J Michael Anderson (CFO) purchased 2,000 shares at $5.13 per share price.Also, On Jan 6, 2016, Nelson Obus (director) purchased 289,191 shares at $5.25 per share price.On Dec 28, 2015, David A B Brown (CEO) purchased 15,000 shares at $4.78 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Layne Christensen Company (Layne) is a water management construction and drilling company. Layne provides water mineral and energy solutions. Its business segments are Water Resources Inliner Heavy Civil Geoconstruction Mineral Services and Energy Services. Water Resources segment provides solutions for water supply system development and technology. Inliner is a service rehabilitation company offering solutions for wastewater storm water and process sewer pipeline networks. Heavy Civil segment delivers solutions to Government agencies and industrial clients by overseeing the design and construction of water and wastewater treatment plants and pipeline installation. Geoconstruction segment provides specialized geotechnical foundation construction services. Mineral Services conducts above ground drilling activities including core drilling reverse circulation dual tube hammer and rotary air-blast methods. Energy Services segment focuses on bringing water management solutions.