Arotech Company Profile (NASDAQ:ARTX)

About Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)

Arotech logoArotech Corporation is a defense and security products and services company, engaged in providing interactive simulation for military, law enforcement and commercial markets, and batteries and charging systems for the military, commercial and medical markets. The Company operates through two segments: Training and Simulation Division, and Power Systems Division. The Company's Training and Simulation Division develops, manufactures and markets multimedia and interactive digital solutions for engineering, use-of-force training and operator training of military, law enforcement, security, emergency services and other personnel. The Company's Power Systems Division provides battery solutions, energy management and power distribution technologies and product design and manufacturing services for the aerospace, defense, law enforcement, homeland security markets, and it manufactures and sells rechargeable batteries for defense and security products and medical and industrial applications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Industrial Electrical Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ARTX
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.arotech.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $86.95 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,955,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $3.16
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.58
  • 52 Week Range: $2.25 - $5.00
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 30.45
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $89.92 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.97
  • Book Value: $2.51 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.33
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $5.36 million
  • Net Margins: -0.41%
  • Return on Equity: 3.57%
  • Return on Assets: 2.06%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.14%
  • Current Ratio: 2.11%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.68%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 401,409 shs.
  • Beta: 1.44
  • Short Ratio: 0.85
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)

What is Arotech's stock symbol?

Arotech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARTX."

How were Arotech's earnings last quarter?

Arotech Co. (NASDAQ:ARTX) announced its earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01. The business earned $22.35 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $22.56 million. Arotech had a negative net margin of 0.41% and a positive return on equity of 3.57%. View Arotech's Earnings History.

Where is Arotech's stock going? Where will Arotech's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Arotech's shares. Their predictions range from $4.50 to $5.00. On average, they expect Arotech's stock price to reach $4.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Arotech.

Are investors shorting Arotech?

Arotech saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 982,713 shares, an increase of 20.9% from the April 13th total of 813,063 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 209,290 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.7 days.

Who are some of Arotech's key competitors?

Who are Arotech's key executives?

Arotech's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jon B. Kutler, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Dean M Krutty, Acting Chief Executive Officer
  • Thomas J. Paup, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Robert S. Ehrlich, Lead Independent Director
  • Lawrence F. Hagenbuch, Director
  • James J. Quinn, Director
  • Michael E. Marrus, Independent Director

Who owns Arotech stock?

Arotech's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cannell Capital LLC (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.00%), Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (1.24%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.68%). Company insiders that own Arotech stock include Jon B Kutler, Kenneth W Cappell, Lawrence F Hagenbuch and Robert S Ehrlich. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Arotech.

Who sold Arotech stock? Who is selling Arotech stock?

Arotech's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC and Alambic Investment Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arotech.

Who bought Arotech stock? Who is buying Arotech stock?

Arotech's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Cannell Capital LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Arotech stock in the last two years include Jon B Kutler, Kenneth W Cappell and Lawrence F Hagenbuch. View Insider Buying and Selling for Arotech.

How do I buy Arotech stock?

Shares of Arotech can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Arotech's stock price today?

One share of Arotech stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.35.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Arotech (NASDAQ ARTX)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  99 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  67 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  166
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $4.75 (41.79% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/17/2017ValuEngineUpgradeSell -> HoldMediumView Rating Details
5/15/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$4.50HighView Rating Details
3/3/2017Singular ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Earnings by Quarter for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Earnings History by Quarter for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017Q1 2017$0.01$0.01$22.56 million$22.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/15/2017Q4 2016$0.04$0.01$25.57 million$21.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q3($0.01)$0.06$24.00 million$24.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216($0.01)($0.03)$21.60 million$21.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.04$0.03$26.73 million$25.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/2016Q415($0.01)$0.06$27.70 million$27.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315($0.01)$0.03$24.70 million$23.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.04($0.04)$26.70 million$21.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.03$0.03$27.90 million$24.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2015Q4 14($0.04)$0.01$29.00 million$28.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q3 2014$0.03$0.02$28.20 million$24.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q214$0.04$0.09$28.00 million$27.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q114$0.01$0.05$21.30 million$22.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2014Q413$0.02($0.03)$21.70 million$20.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q3$0.02$0.05$21.40 million$23.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2013Q2 2013$0.09$20.40 million$22.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2013Q1 2013$0.03$16.10 million$22.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.03$21.10 million$21.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.24
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20171$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.06$0.06$0.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 17.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 17.24%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2016Kenneth W. CappellDirectorBuy9,000$3.23$29,070.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Kenneth W. CappellDirectorBuy11,000$3.34$36,740.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Lawrence F. HagenbuchDirectorBuy4,100$3.19$13,079.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Jon B. KutlerChairmanBuy10,000$2.60$26,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Kenneth W CappellDirectorBuy3,000$2.83$8,490.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Robert S EhrlichDirectorSell10,000$3.03$30,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Jon B KutlerChairmanBuy39,179$2.68$104,999.72View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Steven D EssesCEOSell20,000$3.00$60,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Robert S EhrlichChairmanBuy7,500$2.43$18,225.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Steven D EssesCEOSell5,000$3.08$15,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014Robert S EhrlichChairmanSell8,800$3.33$29,304.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Robert S EhrlichChairmanSell1,200$3.27$3,924.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Steven D EssesCEOSell5,000$3.20$16,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell5,000$3.86$19,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$3.65$31,025.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$4.46$37,910.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell3,000$4.46$13,380.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Thomas J PaupCFOSell15,000$4.46$66,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$4.20$35,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell3,000$4.20$12,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy50,000$3.57$178,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Robert S EhrlichCEOSell8,500$5.53$47,005.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Steven D EssesPresidentSell3,000$5.53$16,590.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Robert S EhrlichCEOSell100,000$2.45$245,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Steven D EssesPresidentSell65,000$2.43$157,950.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy10,000$1.07$10,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy3,169$1.00$3,169.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy11,949$0.82$9,798.18View SEC Filing  
8/31/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy9,730$0.81$7,881.30View SEC Filing  
8/30/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy14,426$0.79$11,396.54View SEC Filing  
8/28/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy7,580$0.78$5,912.40View SEC Filing  
8/24/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy16,644$0.80$13,315.20View SEC Filing  
8/14/2012Elliot SloyerDirectorBuy24,937$0.74$18,453.38View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
Latest Headlines for Arotech (NASDAQ:ARTX)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 8:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop 5 Technology Penny Stocks to Watch
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 9:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Short Interest Up 20.9% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 4:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Receives "Buy" Rating from B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 7:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoArotech's (ARTX) CEO Steven Esses on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 13 at 2:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 Earnings Estimate for Arotech Co. Issued By B. Riley (ARTX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 11:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ARTX earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 9:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoB. Riley Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Arotech Co. (ARTX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 9:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 10:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 8:36 PM
marketbeat.com logoArotech reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 8 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLatest Developments in Battery Technology to Be Presented at Seminars in Milan and Rome this Month
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 3:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 11:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Receives Buy Rating from B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Arotech (ARTX) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 1:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 8:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech to Release First Quarter 2017 Results on Monday, May 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech (ARTX) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 3:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech (ARTX) Earning Very Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 10:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Very Likely to Effect Arotech (ARTX) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 5:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Arotech Corp. : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech’s FAAC Incorporated Receives $41.1 M Follow-On Contract for U.S. Army’s Virtual Clearance Training Suite
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 8:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAROTECH CORP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 4:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokerages Expect Arotech Co. (ARTX) to Announce ($0.02) Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 10:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:22 am Arotech receives a sole source $9.5 mln IDIQ award from the U.S. Air Force; the contract period of performance is through March 2022 and two task orders were issued upon award valued at $2.32 mln
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 3:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech Training and Simulation Receives $9.5M U.S. Air Force IDIQ Award With Initial Task Orders Valued at $2.32M
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 8:34 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAROTECH CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 16 at 5:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArotech Co. (ARTX) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 10:43 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoArotech Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAROTECH CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Arotech Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 3:52 PM
globenewswire.com logoArotech's U.S. Power Systems Division Announces $8.3M in Awards ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - March 7 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech to Release Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Results on Wednesday, March 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 8:29 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoArotech’s U.S. Power Systems Division Announces $8.3M in Awards
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 6 at 11:07 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:23 am Arotech received contract awards from both government and commercial customers totaling $8.3 million over the last three weeks
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 6 at 11:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Arotech by Singular Research
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 8:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAROTECH CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 3:51 PM
nasdaq.com logoMonday Sector Laggards: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production, Defense Stocks
www.nasdaq.com - January 24 at 1:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech (ARTX) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoL3 Technologies Acquires ETD Assets of Implant Sciences
finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 3:45 PM
zacks.com logoBull of the Day: Arotech Corp (ARTX)
www.zacks.com - January 5 at 1:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArotech, Cooper Companies, UnitedHealth Group, Aetna and Humana highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
finance.yahoo.com - January 4 at 3:45 PM
streetinsider.com logoArotech Corp. (ARTX) Announces Early Termination of CEO, Steven Esses
www.streetinsider.com - January 4 at 2:40 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAROTECH CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
biz.yahoo.com - January 4 at 2:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCEO Steven Esses out at Arotech - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - January 3 at 9:18 PM

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