FactorPad
Build a Better Process

Stock Risk Measures for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co

A quantitative factor review, as of July 31, 2020.
  1. Company Info - Description, identity and sector data.
  2. Share Data - Stock earnings and key dates.
  3. Market Risk - Beta, size, liquidity and momentum measures.
  4. Financial Risk - Earnings and dividends.
by Paul Alan Davis, CFA
Updated: August 02, 2020
See how we arrive at an overall risk score of 61 for GLDD below.

/ factorpad.com / stocks / f94hbs.html



GLDD Risk Report

Overview

Our quantitative data points are meant to provide a high-level understanding of factors in equity risk models for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. Portfolio managers use these models to forecast risk, optimize portfolios and review performance.

We show how GLDD stock compares to 2,000+ US-based stocks, and to peers in the Industrial Services sector and Engineering & Construction industry.

Please do not consider this data as investment advice. Data is downloaded from sources we deem reliable, but errors may occur.

Company Info

Business Description

Company logo Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corp. provides dredging services. It operates through the following segments: Dredging and Environmental and Infrastructure. The Dredging segment engages in the enhancement or preservation of navigability of waterways or the protection of shorelines through the removal or replenishment of soil, sand or rock. The environmental and infrastructure segment provides construction services on soil, water and sediment for clients in both the public and private sectors. The company was founded by William A. Lydon and Frederick C. Drews in 1890 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, IL.

Identity

Sector and Industry

Share Data

Shares and Float

Earnings and Dividends

Market Risk Measures

Many of the following risk metrics are standardized and transformed into quantitative factors in institutional-level risk models.

Rankings below represent percentiles from 1 to 100, with 1 being the lowest rating of risk.

Systematic Risk

Stocks with higher beta exhibit higher sensitivity to the ups and downs in the market. (↑↑)

Company Size

Stocks with higher market capitalization often have lower risk. (↑↓)

Trading Liquidity

Higher average daily dollar volume over the past 30 days implies lower liquidity risk. (↑↓)

Price Momentum

Higher price momentum stocks, aka recent winners, equate to lower risk for many investors. (↑↓)

Financial Risk Measures

Style risk factors often include measures of profitability and payout levels.

Earnings Yield

Companies with higher earnings generally provide lower risk. (↑↓)

Dividend Yield

Companies with higher dividend yields, if sustaintable, are perceived to have lower risk. (↑↓)

/ factorpad.com / stocks / f94hbs.html


GLDD stock risk
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CO stock beta
GLDD risk report
GLDD f94hbs
GLDD risk analysis
GLDD volatility
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CO credit risk
GLDD liquidity risk
GLDD leverage
GLDD valuation
GLDD systematic risk
GLDD specific risk
GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK CO volatility
GLDD analysis
GLDD financial ratio