Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Stock Price, News, Analysis & History

$2.57 -0.13 (-4.82 %)
(As of 03/23/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.57
Today's Range$2.50 - $2.70
52-Week Range$2.35 - $3.10
Volume5,631 shs
Average Volume8,743 shs
Market Capitalization$37.31 million
P/E Ratio11.16
Dividend Yield3.70%

About Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC)

Asia Pacific Wire & Cable Corporation Limited, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes telecommunications, power cable, and enameled and electronic wire products in Thailand, the People's Republic of China, Singapore, Australia, and other markets in the Asia Pacific region. It offers telecommunications cable products, including copper-based and fiber optic cables for telephone and data transmissions; and armored and unarmored low voltage power transmission cable, which is used to transmit electricity to and within commercial and residential buildings, as well as to outdoor installations, such as street lights, traffic signals, and other signs. The company also provides enameled wire for use in the assembly of a range of electrical products consisting of oil-filled transformers, refrigerator motors, telephones, radios, televisions, fan motors, air conditioner compressors, and other electric appliances; and electronic wires for heat resistant applications in consumer electronics and automotive segments. In addition, it distributes wire and cable products; and offers project engineering services in the supply, delivery, and installation of power cables. It serves government organizations, electric contracting firms, electrical dealers, and wire and cable factories. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Taipei City, Taiwan. Asia Pacific Wire & Cable Corporation Limited is a subsidiary of Pacific Electric Wire & Cable Co., Ltd.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.55%
Quick Ratio1.47%


Trailing P/E Ratio11.1643984521066
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$384.57 million
Price / Sales0.09
Cash Flow$0.58 per share
Price / Cash4.44
Book Value$14.27 per share
Price / Book0.18


Trailing EPS$0.23
Net Income$2.85 million
Net Margins0.83%
Return on Equity1.61%
Return on Assets1.06%


Outstanding Shares13,820,000

Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Asia Pacific Wire Cable's stock symbol?

Asia Pacific Wire Cable trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "APWC."

How often does Asia Pacific Wire Cable pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Asia Pacific Wire Cable?

Asia Pacific Wire Cable announced a special dividend on Monday, October 23rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Thursday, November 30th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, October 30th. View Asia Pacific Wire Cable's Dividend History.

When will Asia Pacific Wire Cable make its next earnings announcement?

Asia Pacific Wire Cable is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May, 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Asia Pacific Wire Cable.

Who are some of Asia Pacific Wire Cable's key competitors?

Who are Asia Pacific Wire Cable's key executives?

Asia Pacific Wire Cable's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mr. Chun-Tang Yuan M.S., Chief Exec. Officer, Director and Chairman of PEWC (Age 58)
  • Mr. Ivan Hsia, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Wei Gong, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Alex Chen, Chief Marketing Officer and Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. David T. Sun, Deputy Chief Exec. Officer, Director and Pres of PEWC (Age 65)

Has Asia Pacific Wire Cable been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about APWC stock have trended positive this week, Accern reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Asia Pacific Wire Cable earned a media sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the company an impact score of 46.19 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of Asia Pacific Wire Cable?

Shares of APWC 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 Asia Pacific Wire Cable's stock price today?

One share of APWC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.57.

How big of a company is Asia Pacific Wire Cable?

Asia Pacific Wire Cable has a market capitalization of $37.31 million and generates $384.57 million in revenue each year. The company earns $2.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.23 on an earnings per share basis. Asia Pacific Wire Cable employs 1,389 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Asia Pacific Wire Cable?

Asia Pacific Wire Cable's mailing address is 7th Floor B No. 132 Sec. 3 Min-Sheng East Road, Taipei F5, 105. The company can be reached via phone at 886-2-2712-2558 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Asia Pacific Wire Cable (APWC)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  47 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  55 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  102
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Asia Pacific Wire Cable and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Analyst Ratings History

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Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC)

Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ APWC) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/18/2017Q3 2017$0.04$112.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/22/2017Q2 2017$0.01$94.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/21/2017Q1 2017$0.35$87.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2017Q4 2016($0.17)$109.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2016Q3 2016$0.14$106.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2 2016$0.21$89.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/30/2016Q1 2016$0.02$78.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q4 2015($0.15)$98.55 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/17/2015Q3 2015($0.18)$102.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q4 2014$0.02$112.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/31/2014Q3 2014$0.05$116.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/8/2014Q2 2014$0.08$112.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q1 2014$0.03$109.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q4 2013$0.20$124.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/31/2013Q3 2013$0.13$123.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q2 2013$0.03$111.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/2/2013Q1 2013$0.06$100.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q4 2012$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2012Q3 2012$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/5/2012Q2 2012$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/14/2012Q1 2012$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/2011Q3 2011($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/16/2011Q2 2011$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/14/2011Q1 2011$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2011Q4 2010$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2010Q3 2010$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/2/2010Q2 2010$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2010Q1 2010$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


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Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:11/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.10
Dividend Yield:3.89%
Payout Ratio:43.48% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC)

Asia Pacific Wire Cable (NASDAQ:APWC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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