NASDAQ:AMSC - American Superconductor Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$11.91 +0.20 (+1.71 %)
(As of 04/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.71
Today's Range$11.73 - $12.00
52-Week Range$4.84 - $16.44
Volume148,827 shs
Average Volume387,977 shs
Market Capitalization$255.09 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.12
American Superconductor Corporation provides megawatt-scale solutions worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Wind and Grid. The Wind segment designs wind turbine systems and licenses these designs to third parties under the Windtec Solutions brand. It supplies power electronics and software-based control systems, and provides customer support services to wind turbine manufacturers. This segment's design portfolio comprises a range of drivetrains and power ratings of 2 megawatts. The Grid segment offers products and services that enable electric utilities and renewable energy project developers to connect, transmit, and distribute power under the Gridtec Solutions brand. It provides transmission planning services, which identify power grid congestion, poor power quality, and other risks; grid interconnection solutions for wind farms and solar power plants, power quality systems, and transmission and distribution cable systems; resilient electric grid systems, which provide protection against the adverse effects that follow the loss of critical substation facilities in urban areas; and ship protection systems, which reduce a naval ship's magnetic signature. This segment also offers flexible alternating current transmission system, a system that consists of power electronics and other static components used for controlling power flow and voltage in the AC transmission system; and standalone fault current limiters, which act as surge protectors for the power grid. American Superconductor Corporation was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Ayer, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motors & generators
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMSC
CUSIP03011110
Phone978-842-3000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$48.40 million
Book Value$2.49 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-32,770,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees247
Market Cap$255.09 million
Next Earnings Date6/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

American Superconductor (NASDAQ:AMSC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Superconductor's stock symbol?

American Superconductor trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMSC."

How were American Superconductor's earnings last quarter?

American Superconductor Co. (NASDAQ:AMSC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 5th. The technology company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.29) by $0.18. The technology company had revenue of $14.13 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $15.13 million. American Superconductor had a negative return on equity of 25.54% and a net margin of 52.83%. View American Superconductor's Earnings History.

When is American Superconductor's next earnings date?

American Superconductor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Superconductor.

What guidance has American Superconductor issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Superconductor issued an update on its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $-0.24 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $14-16 million.

What price target have analysts set for AMSC?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for American Superconductor's stock. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect American Superconductor's stock price to reach $14.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Superconductor.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Superconductor?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Superconductor in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Superconductor.

Has American Superconductor been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AMSC stock has trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Superconductor earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of American Superconductor's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to American Superconductor include Nidec (NJDCY), AMETEK (AME), Regal Beloit (RBC), Generac (GNRC), XT Energy Group (XTNY), Aggreko (ARGKF) and Franklin Electric (FELE).

What other stocks do shareholders of American Superconductor own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Superconductor investors own include First United (FUNC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Superconductor Technologies (SCON), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), Micron Technology (MU), Intelsat (I), Westport Fuel Systems (WPRT), Bank of America (BAC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are American Superconductor's key executives?

American Superconductor's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Daniel Patrick McGahn, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Mr. John W. Kosiba Jr., CFO, Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 46)
  • Mr. James F. Maguire, Exec. VP of Technology (Age 63)

Who are American Superconductor's major shareholders?

American Superconductor's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Tibra Equities Europe Ltd (0.20%) and First Manhattan Co. (0.15%). Company insiders that own American Superconductor stock include Daniel P Mcgahn, John W Kosiba Jr, John W Kosiba, Jr and Vikram S Budhraja. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Superconductor.

Which major investors are selling American Superconductor stock?

AMSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Manhattan Co.. Company insiders that have sold American Superconductor company stock in the last year include John W Kosiba Jr and John W Kosiba, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Superconductor.

Which major investors are buying American Superconductor stock?

AMSC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tibra Equities Europe Ltd. Company insiders that have bought American Superconductor stock in the last two years include Daniel P Mcgahn, John W Kosiba Jr, John W Kosiba, Jr and Vikram S Budhraja. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Superconductor.

How do I buy shares of American Superconductor?

Shares of AMSC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is American Superconductor's stock price today?

One share of AMSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.91.

How big of a company is American Superconductor?

American Superconductor has a market capitalization of $255.09 million and generates $48.40 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-32,770,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.84) on an earnings per share basis. American Superconductor employs 247 workers across the globe.

What is American Superconductor's official website?

The official website for American Superconductor is http://www.amsc.com.

How can I contact American Superconductor?

American Superconductor's mailing address is 114 EAST MAIN STREET, AYER MA, 01432. The technology company can be reached via phone at 978-842-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for American Superconductor (NASDAQ AMSC)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  333 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  270 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  603
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Superconductor and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AMSC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AMSC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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