Layne Christensen Company (LAYN) announced its most recent quarterly financial results on Tuesday, Sep-6-2016. LAYN reported $-0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.03. Analysts had a consensus of $-0.18. The company posted revenue of $159.00 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $164.19 million. LAYN’s revenue was down -9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.35 EPS.
Layne Christensen Company closed down -0.01 points or -0.11% at $8.98 with 89,887 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $8.93, the shares hit an intraday low of $8.71 and an intraday high of $9.01 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
In a different news, on Jan 19, 2016, J Michael Anderson (CFO) purchased 2,000 shares at $5.13 per share price. According to the SEC, 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.