NASDAQ:ASCMA - Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$0.7298 +0.01 (+1.39 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 09:53 AM ET)
Previous Close$0.7240
Today's Range$0.7298 - $0.73
52-Week Range$0.70 - $12.79
Volume1,507 shs
Average Volume206,156 shs
Market Capitalization$9.57 million
P/E Ratio-0.08
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.05
Ascent Capital Group, Inc., through its subsidiary, Monitronics International, Inc., provides security alarm monitoring services to residential and commercial customers in the United States, Canada, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. The company provides monitoring services for alarm signals arising from burglaries, fires, medical alerts, and other events through security systems at customers' premises. It also offers home automation services, including remote activation and control of security systems, support for video monitoring, flood sensors, automated garage door and door lock capabilities, and thermostat integration; hands-free two-way interactive voice communication between its monitoring center and customers; and customer service and technical support related to home monitoring systems and home automation services. The company also provides maintenance and wholesale contract monitoring services to other security alarm companies. It markets and sells its products through a network of authorized dealers. The company was formerly known as Ascent Media Corporation and changed its name to Ascent Capital Group, Inc. in July 2011. Ascent Capital Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Miscellaneous business services
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Consumer Services
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ASCMA
Previous Symbol
CUSIP04363210
Phone303-628-5600

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio17.72
Current Ratio1.79
Quick Ratio1.79

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-0.08
Forward P/E Ratio-0.06
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$553.46 million
Price / Sales0.02
Cash Flow$12.1633 per share
Price / Cash Flow0.06
Book Value$11.52 per share
Price / Book0.06

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($8.83)
Net Income$-107,550,000.00
Net Margins-61.42%
Return on Equity-166.55%
Return on Assets-6.09%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,430
Outstanding Shares12,430,000
Market Cap$9.57 million
OptionableOptionable

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A (NASDAQ:ASCMA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's stock symbol?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASCMA."

How were Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's earnings last quarter?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A (NASDAQ:ASCMA) posted its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The industrial products company reported ($3.24) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($2.52) by $0.72. The industrial products company had revenue of $137.16 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $136.67 million. Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A had a negative return on equity of 166.55% and a negative net margin of 61.42%. View Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's Earnings History.

When is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's next earnings date?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

What price target have analysts set for ASCMA?

2 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's shares. Their predictions range from $9.00 to $10.00. On average, they anticipate Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's share price to reach $9.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1,201.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

Has Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ASCMA stock have trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A earned a coverage optimism score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's key competitors?

Who are Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's key executives?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William R. Fitzgerald, Chairman & Pres (Age 61)
  • Mr. William E. Niles, CEO, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Fred Albert Graffam III, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jeffery R. Gardner, Exec. VP & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael R. Meyers CPA, Sr. Exec. Advisor (Age 61)

Who are Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's major shareholders?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.71%). Company insiders that own Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A stock include Brigade Leveraged Capital Stru, Carl E Vogel, Jeffery R Gardner, Michael J Pohl, Okumus Fund Management Ltd, Opportunistic Value Fun Okumus, William E Niles and William R Fitzgerald. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

Which major investors are selling Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A stock?

ASCMA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

How do I buy shares of Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

Shares of ASCMA 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 Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's stock price today?

One share of ASCMA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.7298.

How big of a company is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A has a market capitalization of $9.57 million and generates $553.46 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-107,550,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($8.83) on an earnings per share basis. Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A employs 1,430 workers across the globe.

What is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's official website?

The official website for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A is http://www.ascentcapitalgroupinc.com.

How can I contact Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's mailing address is 5251 DTC PARKWAY SUITE 1000, GREENWOOD VILLAGE CO, 80111. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 303-628-5600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A (NASDAQ ASCMA)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  459
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASCMA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASCMA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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