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NASDAQ:AMSCAmerican Superconductor Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.23 (+2.04 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.51
50-Day Range
MA: $8.68
52-Week Range
Now: $11.51
Volume469,524 shs
Average Volume236,419 shs
Market Capitalization$265.08 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.37 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motors & generators
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMSC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$63.84 million
Book Value$3.01 per share


Net Income$-17,100,000.00


Market Cap$265.08 million
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
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American Superconductor (NASDAQ:AMSC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has American Superconductor's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

American Superconductor's stock was trading at $5.71 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AMSC shares have increased by 101.6% and is now trading at $11.51.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of American Superconductor?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Superconductor in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is American Superconductor's next earnings date?

American Superconductor is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were American Superconductor's earnings last quarter?

American Superconductor Co. (NASDAQ:AMSC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 5th. The technology company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.27) by $0.16. American Superconductor had a negative net margin of 23.81% and a negative return on equity of 24.76%.
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What guidance has American Superconductor issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Superconductor updated its second quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of -0.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $-0.22. The company issued revenue guidance of $17-21 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $18.4 million.

What price target have analysts set for AMSC?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for American Superconductor's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect American Superconductor's stock price to reach $13.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.3% from the stock's current price.
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Has American Superconductor been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AMSC stock has trended very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Superconductor earned a news sentiment score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting American Superconductor?

American Superconductor saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,240,000 shares, a drop of 8.2% from the June 15th total of 2,440,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 209,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.7 days. Currently, 11.7% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of American Superconductor's key competitors?

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), Bank of America (BAC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), Intelsat (I) and Westport Fuel Systems (WPRT).

Who are American Superconductor's key executives?

American Superconductor's management team includes the following 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)

What is American Superconductor's stock symbol?

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

Who are American Superconductor's major shareholders?

American Superconductor's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (0.76%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.32%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.28%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.16%) and UBS Group AG (0.03%). Company insiders that own American Superconductor stock include John W Kosiba Jr and John W Kosiba, Jr.
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Which major investors are selling American Superconductor stock?

AMSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, and UBS Group AG.
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Which major investors are buying American Superconductor stock?

AMSC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alps Advisors Inc., and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc..
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is American Superconductor's stock price today?

One share of AMSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.51.

How big of a company is American Superconductor?

American Superconductor has a market capitalization of $265.08 million and generates $63.84 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-17,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.02) 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 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]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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