Dawson Geophysical Co. (DWSN) Drops 5.97% on January 05

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Dawson Geophysical Co. (DWSN) was one of the Russell 2000's biggest losers for Tuesday January 05 as the stock slid 5.97% to $3.31, a loss of $-0.21 per share. Starting at an opening price of $3.51 a share, the stock traded between $3.29 and $3.51 over the course of the trading day. Volume was 38,455 shares over 218 trades, against an average daily volume of 55,617 shares and a total float of 21.57 million.

The losses send Dawson Geophysical Co. down to a market cap of $71.4 million. In the last year, Dawson Geophysical Co. has traded between $7.31 and $2.93, and its 50-day SMA is currently $3.83 and 200-day SMA is $4.50.

Dawson Geophysical Co is a provider of seismic data acquisition services throughout the continental United States and Canada. The Company acquires geophysical data using the latest in 3-D survey techniques.

Dawson Geophysical Co. is based out of Midland, TX and has some 745 employees. Its CEO is .

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