Analysts See $-0.14 EPS for Layne Christensen Company (LAYN)

March 14, 2018 - By Vivian Park

 Analysts See $ 0.14 EPS for Layne Christensen Company (LAYN)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.45 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.42, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 7 investors sold Layne Christensen Company shares while 22 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 22 raised stakes. 18.10 million shares or 3.49% more from 17.48 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Ameritas Prtnrs Incorporated invested 0% of its portfolio in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). Corsair Capital Lp, New York-based fund reported 100,430 shares. Green Square Cap Ltd holds 89,900 shares or 0.2% of its portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase And accumulated 0% or 65,155 shares. Moreover, Highlander Management Limited Liability Corp has 0.05% invested in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). Macquarie Grp Limited holds 3,420 shares. The New York-based Tiaa Cref Invest Management Lc has invested 0% in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). Renaissance Technologies Lc owns 941,054 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Metropolitan Life Communication Ny reported 0% of its portfolio in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). California Pub Employees Retirement System has invested 0% in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). Blackrock, a New York-based fund reported 1.19 million shares. Alliancebernstein Lp accumulated 13,500 shares or 0% of the stock. Geode Capital Limited Company, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 157,356 shares. State Street stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). Wells Fargo Com Mn invested in 0% or 157,745 shares.

Analysts expect Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) to report $-0.14 EPS on April, 9.They anticipate $0.81 EPS change or 85.26 % from last quarter’s $-0.95 EPS. After having $-0.05 EPS previously, Layne Christensen Company’s analysts see 180.00 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.18% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $16.54. About 289,429 shares traded or 0.87% up from the average. Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) has declined 11.47% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.17% the S&P500.

Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Layne Christensen had 7 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Friday, August 4. The firm has “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson given on Monday, March 7. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Friday, June 9. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 19 by Maxim Group. The stock of Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 18 by Zacks. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Tuesday, September 12.

Layne Christensen Company operates as a water management, construction, and drilling firm that provides solutions for the water, mineral, and energy markets in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $329.43 million. The company's Water Resources segment offers water-related services and products, including hydrologic design and construction; source of supply exploration; well and intake construction; and well and pump rehabilitation services. It currently has negative earnings. This segment also provides water treatment equipment engineering services and systems for the treatment of regulated and nuisance contaminants.

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