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Communications Systems Company Profile (NASDAQ:JCS)

Consensus Ratings for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.50 (78.83% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
9/30/2015Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$12.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016        
5/5/2016Q1($0.29)($0.28)$19.50 million$24.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/9/2016Q4($0.07)($0.66)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315($0.09)$0.15$29.50 million$32.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/11/2014Q413($0.09)$25.80 million$27.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013Q313($0.24)$28.69 million$44.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/12/2013Q4 2012$0.01$25.34 million$25.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS)
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Dividend History for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/20/2016quarterly$0.1610.24%6/13/20166/15/20167/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/9/2016quarterly$0.169.03%3/16/20163/18/20164/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/20/2015quarterly$0.168.52%12/11/201512/15/20151/4/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/26/2015quarterly$0.167.31%9/11/20159/15/201510/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterly$0.165.7%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/4/2015quarterly$0.165.65%3/12/20153/16/20154/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2014quarterly$0.165.62%12/11/201412/15/20141/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/3/2014quarterly$0.165.81%9/11/20149/15/201410/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/29/2014quarterly$0.165.64%6/12/20146/16/20147/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/11/2014quarterly$0.165.16%3/18/20143/20/20144/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2013quarterly$0.165.38%12/12/201312/16/20131/2/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2013quarterly$0.165.66%9/12/20139/16/201310/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2013quarterly$0.166.46%6/12/20136/14/20137/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/12/2013quarterly$0.163/15/20134/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/14/2016Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$7.28$7,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/10/2016Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy500$7.47$3,735.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/9/2016Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy3,000$7.37$22,110.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2016Roger Hd LaceyDirectorBuy3,272$6.60$21,595.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/4/2016Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$7.90$7,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/28/2015Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$7.77$7,770.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/21/2015Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$7.99$7,990.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/15/2015Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy200$8.13$1,626.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/11/2015Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,169$8.17$9,550.73View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2015Curtis A. SampsonDirectorBuy700$8.14$5,698.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/8/2015Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy200$8.16$1,632.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2015Curtis A. SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$7.61$7,610.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/17/2015Roger Hd LaceyDirectorBuy1,180$8.92$10,525.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/17/2015Richard A PrimuthDirectorBuy1,500$11.93$17,895.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/16/2015Roger Hd LaceyDirectorBuy2,633$11.95$31,464.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/10/2015Bruce C BlackwoodVPSell2,130$11.71$24,942.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/5/2014Roger Hd LaceyDirectorBuy1,000$11.10$11,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2014Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,993$11.22$22,361.46View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2014Roger Hd LaceyDirectorBuy4,000$11.14$44,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/11/2013Richard A PrimuthDirectorBuy3,500$11.30$39,550.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2013Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$11.24$11,240.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/26/2013Roger Hd LaceyDirectorBuy1,000$11.26$11,260.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/15/2013Curtis A SampsonDirectorBuy1,000$10.44$10,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS)
DateHeadline
06/20/16 07:30 AMNew Features Enhance HIPAA FastTrack - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL HealthTech, a division of JDL Technologies, today announced the addition of several new features to enhance its flagship service, HIPAA FastTrack. ...
06/06/16 09:00 AMJDL Technologies Recognized as a Top IT Solution Provider - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL Technologies, a premier Managed Service Provider and Value-Added Reseller, today announced it has been named to the 2016 Solution Provider 500 list. ...
06/04/16 07:29 AMCommunications Systems Inc (JCS): Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors Ups Its Stake
05/24/16 09:36 AMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.16 PER SHARE – MAY, 2016 - [at noodls] - Posted by CSI on May 24th, 2016 Minnetonka, MN - May 19, 2016 - Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS) ('CSI' or the 'Company'), a global provider of physical connectivity infrastructure and services ...
05/23/16 01:33 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
05/19/16 10:17 AMCommunications Systems, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 Per Share and Announces Shareholder Presentation - [Business Wire] - Communications Systems, Inc. , a global provider of connectivity infrastructure and services for deployments of broadband networks, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.16 per common share.
05/17/16 11:59 AMCommunications Systems, Inc. :JCS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/16/16 08:00 AMJDL Technologies Wins 2016 Gold Award for Company Growth - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL Technologies announced today that it has won the Gold award for Company Growth in the 2016 Hot Company rankings sponsored by the Network Products Guide. The company is also a finalist in the Hot Technologies category for its flagship healthcare IT service, HIPAA FastTrackSM. The prestigious awards recognize the world's best companies in terms of organizational performance, products and services, innovative technologies, successful deployments and many other aspects of information technology. "JDL has grown on multiple fronts in the past year, and our drive to innovate has contributed to that growth," said Scott Fluegge, president and general manager of JDL Technologies.
05/09/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks Enables Secure Ethernet Fiber Connections for Wireless Computing Devices with New Scorpion-USB™ 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet Fiber Adapter - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, today announced its Scorpion-USB™ 3.0 Gigabit Ethernet fiber adapter, which enables laptops, tablets or other devices that do not have a fiber port to connect to a fiber-based Ethernet network through a USB port.
05/07/16 01:49 PMAT&T Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (T) - Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS) is an American electronic technology company with a market capitalization of $61.6 million as of April 2016. The company offers physical connectivity infrastructure products and services for broadband networks.
05/07/16 01:49 PMCommunications Systems Inc.: COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS - Minnetonka, MN - May 5, 2016 - Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS) ('CSI' or the 'Company'), a global provider of connectivity infrastructure and services for deployments of broadband networks, today announced financial results for the first quarter ...
05/05/16 10:34 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2016 FINANCIAL RESULTS - [at noodls] - Posted by CSI on May 5th, 2016 Minnetonka, MN - May 5, 2016 - Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS) ('CSI' or the 'Company'), a global provider of connectivity infrastructure and services for deployments ...
04/18/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks Debuts 40Gbps Quad Small Form Factor Pluggable (QSFP+) at DatacenterDynamics Enterprise Conference - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, today announced its new 40G quad small form factor pluggable optical transceivers designed for high growth 40G Ethernet networks.
04/04/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks Unveils Three New Products for Ethernet Security Networks at ISC West - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, today announced it will showcase three new products at the ISC West trade show, happening April 6-8, 2016 at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas.
03/28/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks Debuts a New Smart Gigabit SFP Product Solution - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative, high-value data network integration solutions, today announced its new Smart Gigabit small form factor pluggable optical modules that can detect fiber breaks to dramatically simplify network repairs.
03/25/16 01:40 PMWednesday’s Big Moving Stocks – CERU, CTIB, BLPH, CPXX, JCS, CLUB, HTGM - The company is +543.18 pct year-to-date, and +349.42 pct during the past four quarters. Communications Systems Inc. (JCS) traded at $7.78 + 0.88 (12.75 pct) on 6,316 total stock volume. The company is +0.13 pct year-to-date, and -40.75 pct during the past ...
03/21/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks To Demo Power Fiber Extender For Long Distance Power-over-Ethernet - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., the data network integration technology expert, today announced it will display its prototype Power Fiber Extender solution at the OFC Conference on March 20 - 24 in Anaheim, California.
03/15/16 12:55 PMCommunications Systems : JDL Technologies : President to Speak at MSPWorld 2016 Spring Conference in Orlando - JDL Technologies is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS). For more information, visit jdltech.com. Since 2000, the MSPAlliance has been the only unified voice for the Managed Services industry, and the only organization ...
03/15/16 07:00 AMJDL Technologies President to Speak at MSPWorld 2016 Spring Conference in Orlando - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL Technologies, ranked this year by The Channel Company as one of the Elite 150 Managed Service Providers in North America, today announced that Scott Fluegge, president and general manager, will speak at the MSPWorld 2016 Spring Conference. MSPWorld is the only event delivered by Managed Service Providers for Managed Service Providers. In his presentation, titled "How the Cloud Has Transformed Managed Services," Fluegge will describe how JDL Technologies is using the cloud to grow business, deliver innovative services, and compete effectively in a dynamic technology market.
03/11/16 04:20 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
03/09/16 08:21 AMCommunications Systems reports 4Q loss - [AP] - On a per-share basis, the Minnetonka, Minnesota-based company said it had a loss of 66 cents. The broadband network services company posted revenue of $27.7 million in the period. For the year, the company ...
03/09/16 08:00 AMCommunications Systems, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial Results - [Business Wire] - Communications Systems, Inc. , a global provider of connectivity infrastructure and services for deployments of broadband networks, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015, including a discussion of results of operations by segment.
03/01/16 08:33 AMJDL HealthTech Wins 2016 Information Security Award - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL HealthTech, a division of JDL Technologies, announced today that its flagship service, HIPAA Security Fast Track SM , was named a winner at the ...
02/16/16 06:00 AMJDL Technologies Recognized for Excellence in Managed Services - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL Technologies, one of the premier Managed Service Providers in Florida, today announced it has been named to the 2016 MSP 500 list in the Elite 150 ...
01/27/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks Cost-Effective Fiber Network Integration Products Take Spotlight at 2016 BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., the fiber network integration expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. , today announced it will showcase advanced fiber integration products, including its new family of hardened mini 10/100/1000 Ethernet media converters, at the 2016 BICSI Winter Conference & Exhibition, taking place from Jan.
01/24/16 11:10 AMCommunications Systems Inc. (JCS) - Communications Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells modular connecting and wiring devices, digital subscriber line filters, structured wiring systems, and media and rate conversion products primarily in North America ...
01/22/16 11:37 AMMini Media Converters suit outdoor environments. - Transition Networks is a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc., a publicly traded company (NASDAQ-GM: JCS). For more information about Transition Networks, please visit www.transition.com.
01/19/16 07:00 AMJDL HealthTech a Finalist for Two Information Security Awards - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- JDL HealthTech, a division of JDL Technologies, announced today that it has been named a Finalist for the 2016 Global Excellence Awards hosted by the ...
01/19/16 07:00 AMTransition Networks Expands Hardened Fiber Ethernet Solution Offering with Mini Media Converters - [Business Wire] - Transition Networks, Inc., the fiber network integration technology expert, a wholly owned subsidiary of Communications Systems, Inc. , today announced a new family of hardened mini 10/100/1000 Ethernet bridging media converters , enabling cost-effective conversion of copper to fiber in extreme or outdoor 10/100/1000 unshielded twisted pair environments.
01/08/16 02:05 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF NET2EDGE LIMITED - [at noodls] - COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF NET2EDGE LIMITED
01/05/16 11:03 AMWhat's Important for Managed Service Providers to Deliver after the Sale? - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- After the contracts are signed and the onboarding is completed, what do CIOs and IT management expect from their Managed Service Providers? "Service delivery is the heart of a successful managed services program," said Scott Fluegge, president and general manager for JDL Technologies, an award-winning managed service provider.
12/17/15 10:16 AMCommunications Systems, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2015 By the Numbers -
12/14/15 08:00 AMNew IT Survey Reveals Top Three Drivers of Managed Services Adoption - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Simplified information technology management was cited as the primary benefit of using managed services, according to a new survey from JDL Technologies. ...
12/08/15 12:17 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Financials -
12/04/15 08:30 AMMotor Car Parts of America, Parker Drilling, Communications Systems, PBF Logistics and Hospitality Properties Trust highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day -
11/19/15 06:03 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.16 PER SHARE - [at noodls] - Posted by Dan on November 19th, 2015 Minnetonka, MN - November 19, 2015 - Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS) ('CSI' or the 'Company'), a global provider of physical connectivity infrastructure ...
11/16/15 07:00 AMSurvey Reveals Healthcare Providers' Top Pain Points - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey conducted by JDL HealthTech reveals that the single greatest source of frustration among healthcare providers, in terms of technology, ...
11/06/15 01:37 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
11/05/15 06:30 AMAlaska Communications Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results - [at noodls] - 42675f91-834c-471e-9ec0-e4541c69cc0a.pdf November 5, 2015 Increased Total Broadband Revenue 7.6 Percent, Again Delivering Industry-Leading Revenue Growth Improved Adjusted EBITDA Remains on Track to Achieve ...
11/04/15 05:28 PMCOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS, INC. REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2015 FINANCIAL RESULTS - [at noodls] - Posted by Dan on November 4th, 2015 Minnetonka, MN - November 4, 2015 - Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCS) ('CSI' or the 'Company'), a global provider of physical connectivity infrastructure and ...
10/20/15 07:00 AMJDL HealthTech Donates Grand Prize to PAHCOM Scholarship Fund For Third Consecutive Year - [PR Newswire] - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Health information technology continues to change rapidly, and healthcare practices are challenged to keep up with the latest available technologies ...
About Communications Systems

Communications Systems logoCommunications Systems, Inc. (CSI) provides physical connectivity infrastructure products and services for global deployments of broadband networks. The Company is principally engaged through its Suttle, Inc. (Suttle) subsidiary and business unit in the manufacture and sale of modular connecting and wiring devices for voice and data communications, digital subscriber line filters, and structured wiring systems and through its Transition Networks, Inc. (Transition Networks) subsidiary and business unit in the manufacture and sale of core media conversion products for telecommunications networks. Through its JDL Technologies, Inc. (JDL Technologies) subsidiary and business unit, CSI provides IT solutions, including network design, computer infrastructure installations, IT service management, change management, network security and network operation services. The Company classifies its businesses into three segments: Suttle, Transition Networks and JDL Technologies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Communication Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: JCS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $6.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $6.83
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $7.10
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $61.74M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.29 EPS
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