American Science & Engineering Company Profile (NASDAQ:ASEI)

About American Science & Engineering

American Science & Engineering logoAmerican Science and Engineering, Inc. (AS&E) is engaged in developing, manufacturing, marketing and selling X-ray inspection and other detection products. The Company manufactures X-ray inspection products that can be used to inspect parcels, baggage, vehicles, pallets, cargo containers and people. The Company offers its products for homeland security, force protection, public safety and other critical defense and security applications. The Company's products and services are grouped into approximately five areas: cargo inspection systems, which include OmniView Gantry System, Z Portal System, Sentry Portal System, CarView System and ASE Connect; mobile cargo inspection systems, which include Z Backscatter Van; parcel and personnel screening inspection systems, which include Gemini System, SmartCheck System and MINI Z System; custom products, and service and support.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ASEI
  • CUSIP: 02942910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $36.92
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $32.11
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 44.64
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 1.55
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -2.69%
  • Return on Equity: -1.31%
  • Return on Assets: -1.01%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 4.27%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.17%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $35.00 (5.53% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/10/2016Benchmark Co.UpgradeHold -> Buy$30.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
4/27/2015CRT CapitalDowngradeFair Value -> SellView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016        
8/4/2016Q1 17$0.17$0.01$31.00 million$28.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q416$0.04($0.26)$25.13 million$24.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q316$0.18($0.06)$34.64 million$22.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q216$0.08$0.06$33.70 million$25.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q116$0.12$0.08$36.00 million$31.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q415$0.32$0.12$39.90 million$31.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q315$0.07$0.32$32.23 million$37.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q215($0.16)($0.49)$32.90 million$23.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q115$0.32$0.18$39.90 million$35.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q414$0.60$0.50$45.31 million$65.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q314$0.53$0.20$42.71 million$37.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q214$0.49$0.60$41.67 million$43.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q1 2014$0.60$0.62$43.65 million$43.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q4 2013$0.62$0.57$51.64 million$42.28 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2013Q3 2013$0.58$0.73$47.79 million$50.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q213$0.56$0.76$46.82 million$46.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.42$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2012$0.85$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.79$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.56$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.95$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$1.30$1.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$1.40$1.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.83 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
Annual Dividend:$2.00
Dividend Yield:5.40%
Payout Ratio:-540.53% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
487.80% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
240.96% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/10/2016Quarterly$0.505/19/20165/23/20166/1/2016
2/11/2016Quarterly$0.502/16/20162/18/20163/2/2016
11/10/2015Quarterly$0.5011/20/201511/24/201512/2/2015
5/12/2015quarterly$0.505.28%5/21/20155/26/20156/3/2015
2/5/2015quarterly$0.503.79%2/12/20152/17/20153/3/2015
11/10/2014quarterly$0.504.25%11/21/201411/25/201412/2/2014
8/1/2014quarterly$0.503.35%8/18/20148/20/20149/3/2014
5/22/2014quarterly$0.502.92%5/29/20146/2/20146/9/2014
2/6/2014quarterly$0.503.11%2/13/20142/18/20143/3/2014
11/12/2013quarterly$0.502.89%11/18/201311/20/201312/2/2013
8/5/2013quarterly$0.503.28%8/15/20138/19/20139/3/2013
5/7/2013quarterly$0.503.33%5/16/20135/20/20136/3/2013
2/11/2013quarterly$0.503.1%2/13/20132/18/20133/4/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.86%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/15/2015Hakan ElmaliVPSell863$39.45$34,045.35View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Mark ThompsonDirectorSell1,879$38.85$72,999.15View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Michael TropeanoSVPSell4,000$53.55$214,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Robert N ShaddockDirectorBuy1,095$45.61$49,942.95View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Charles P DoughertyCEOBuy1,000$44.87$44,870.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Jennifer L VogelDirectorBuy1,500$44.46$66,690.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014Kenneth GalaznikCFOSell3,041$69.12$210,193.92View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Kenneth GalaznikCFOSell1,665$69.18$115,184.70View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Kenneth GalaznikCFOSell1,168$69.06$80,662.08View SEC Filing  
7/7/2014Kenneth GalaznikCFOSell3,599$68.71$247,287.29View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Robert B ClineSVPSell1,226$68.56$84,054.56View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Michael TropeanoSVPSell2,445$67.67$165,453.15View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Hamilton HelmerDirectorSell7,000$70.45$493,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Paul GrazewskiSVPSell1,500$70.84$106,260.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Denis R BrownDirectorSell1,000$66.00$66,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Denis BrownDirectorSell1,000$62.00$62,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Denis BrownDirectorSell1,400$56.60$79,240.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Mark ThompsonDirectorSell1,800$56.67$102,006.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
DateHeadline
mysmartrend.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering Up 28.8% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (ASEI) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 10 at 3:33 PM
News IconTermination of Registration of a Class of Security Under Section 12(b) (15-12b) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
ih.advfn.com - October 8 at 8:23 AM
mysmartrend.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering Shares Up 28.8% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (ASEI) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 15 at 3:34 PM
4-traders.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering : Special Notice - Z Backscatter Van Maintenance (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.4-traders.com - September 13 at 3:34 PM
News IconSilicon Beach Report Sept. 12: OSI Systems Completes $269 Million Acquisition of American Science and Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
labusinessjournal.com - September 13 at 8:27 AM
streetinsider.com logoOSI Systems (OSIS) Announces Completion of American Science and Engineering Purchase (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.streetinsider.com - September 13 at 8:27 AM
News IconOSI Systems Buys American Science and Engineering For $269M (NASDAQ:ASEI)
socaltech.com - September 13 at 8:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo1:01 pm Index Changes Reminder: El Pollo Loco (LOCO (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 3:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion o (NASDAQ:ASEI)
biz.yahoo.com - September 12 at 8:23 AM
schaeffersresearch.com logoExpectations Rise as El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc (LOCO) Prepares to Join SP600 (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.schaeffersresearch.com - September 9 at 3:34 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoEl Pollo Loco Added To SmallCap 600; What Does This Mean For Investors? (NASDAQ:ASEI)
feeds.benzinga.com - September 9 at 12:31 PM
4-traders.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. : Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.4-traders.com - September 1 at 12:01 PM
mysmartrend.com logo27.9% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend American Science & Engineering Call (ASEI) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 1 at 12:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NASDAQ:ASEI)
biz.yahoo.com - August 31 at 3:34 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering Up 28.7% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (ASEI) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 25 at 9:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 3:38 PM
mysmartrend.com logoUptrend Call Working As American Science & Engineering Stock Rises 27.8% (ASEI) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 16 at 3:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering, Inc. :ASEI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.capitalcube.com - August 16 at 12:13 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NASDAQ:ASEI)
biz.yahoo.com - August 10 at 10:04 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of American Science and Engineering Inc. Q1 Earnings Report (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.rttnews.com - August 8 at 9:03 PM
4-traders.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering : and Engineering posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.4-traders.com - August 8 at 9:03 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Science and Engineering posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:ASEI)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 9:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to American Science & Engineering, Inc. : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 3:37 PM
4-traders.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering : Federal Contracts Awarded by Federal Agencies in North Carolina (July 26) (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 3:26 PM
4-traders.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering : MILITARY $163,789 Federal Contract Awarded to American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 12:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to American Science & Engineering, Inc. : July 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.capitalcube.com - July 26 at 11:43 AM
capitalcube.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering, Inc. :ASEI-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : July 25, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.capitalcube.com - July 25 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of American Science and Engineering, Inc. to OSI Systems, Inc. for $37.00 Per Share - ASEI (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 9:33 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ASEI)
biz.yahoo.com - June 30 at 4:18 PM
sbwire.com logoAcquisition of American Science & Engineering, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASEI) Is Investigation for Investors (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.sbwire.com - June 29 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of American Science and Engineering, Inc. (ASEI) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to OSI Systems (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 11:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of American Science and Engineering, Inc. And Encourages Shareholders To Contact The Firm For Additional Information (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Science and Engineering Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of ASEI Shareholders (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 24 at 10:53 AM
News IconOSI Systems to buy American Science and Engineering in nearly $270M deal (NASDAQ:ASEI)
gsnmagazine.com - June 23 at 11:02 PM
businesswire.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.businesswire.com - June 23 at 11:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of American Science and Engineering, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 11:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into the Fairness of the Sale of American Science and Engineering, Inc. to OSI Systems, Inc. for $37.00 Per Share - ASEI (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 2:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor LLP Investigate Sale to OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 12:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShareholder Alert: Pomerantz LLP Investigates Claims That the Merger May Not Be in the Best Interest of Investors of American Science & Engineering, Inc. - ASEI (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 11:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRyan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of American Science & Engineering Inc. (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 22 at 10:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of American Science and Engineering, Inc. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information (NASDAQ:ASEI)
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 2:55 PM
News IconOSI Systems Acquires American Science and Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
socaltech.com - June 21 at 8:21 AM
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www.streetinsider.com - June 21 at 8:21 AM
nasdaq.com logoOSI Systems To Acquire American Science And Engineering - Quick Facts (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.nasdaq.com - June 21 at 8:21 AM
4-traders.com logoAmerican Science & Engineering : AS&E Enters into Agreement to be Acquired by OSI Systems for $37 Per Share in Cash (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.4-traders.com - June 21 at 8:21 AM
publicnow.com logoAS&E Enters into Agreement to be Acquired by OSI Systems for $37 Per Share in Cash (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.publicnow.com - June 21 at 7:29 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMERICAN SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Material Modific (NASDAQ:ASEI)
biz.yahoo.com - June 21 at 7:13 AM
publicnow.com logoOSI Systems Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire American Science and Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI)
www.publicnow.com - June 21 at 7:09 AM

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What is American Science & Engineering's stock symbol?

American Science & Engineering trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASEI."

How often does American Science & Engineering pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Science & Engineering?

American Science & Engineering announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 10th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 19th.

Where is American Science & Engineering's stock going? Where will American Science & Engineering's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for American Science & Engineering's stock. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect American Science & Engineering's stock price to reach $35.00 in the next twelve months.

When will American Science & Engineering announce their earnings?

American Science & Engineering is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 7th 2016.

How do I buy American Science & Engineering stock?

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

How much does a share of American Science & Engineering stock cost?

One share of American Science & Engineering stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.05.

American Science & Engineering (NASDAQ:ASEI) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff