GeoEye Stock Gaps Down On Today's Open (GEOY)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of GeoEye (Nasdaq: GEOY) were gapping down Monday morning with an open price 17.9% lower than Friday's closing price. The stock closed at $18.34 Friday and opened today's trading at $15.05.

The average volume for GeoEye has been 212,200 shares per day over the past 30 days. GeoEye has a market cap of $397.4 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are down 17.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

GeoEye, Inc. provides geospatial information and insight for decision makers and analysts worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.1, equal to the average computer software & services industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates GeoEye as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and revenue growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. You can view the full GeoEye Ratings Report.

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