Astronics Company Profile (NASDAQ:ATRO)

About Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)

Astronics logoAstronics Corporation is a supplier of products to the aerospace, defense, electronics and semiconductor industries. The Company's products and services include electrical power generation, distribution and motion systems, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, systems certification and automated test systems. The Company operates through two segments: Aerospace and Test Systems. The Aerospace segment designs and manufactures products for the global aerospace industry. Its product lines include lighting and safety systems, electrical power generation, distribution and motions systems, aircraft structures, avionics products, systems certification and other products. The Test Systems segment designs, develops, manufactures and maintains automated test systems that support the semiconductor, aerospace, communications and weapons test systems, as well as training and simulation devices for both commercial and military applications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Aerospace & Defense
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ATRO
  • CUSIP: 04643310
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $895.43 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 28,997,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.17
  • 52 Week Range: $27.29 - $41.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.18
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.30
  • P/E Growth: 1.34
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $625.99 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.43
  • Book Value: $11.94 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.59
  • EBIDTA: $97.71 million
  • Net Margins: 8.24%
  • Return on Equity: 16.66%
  • Return on Assets: 8.55%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.49%
  • Current Ratio: 2.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.56%
  • Average Volume: 173,119 shs.
  • Beta: 1.36
  • Short Ratio: 2.54

Frequently Asked Questions for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)

What is Astronics' stock symbol?

Astronics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ATRO."

How were Astronics' earnings last quarter?

Astronics Co. (NASDAQ:ATRO) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.38 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $152.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $151.33 million. Astronics had a net margin of 8.24% and a return on equity of 16.66%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 4.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.44 earnings per share. View Astronics' Earnings History.

When will Astronics make its next earnings announcement?

Astronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Astronics.

Where is Astronics' stock going? Where will Astronics' stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Astronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Astronics' stock price to reach $36.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Astronics.

What are analysts saying about Astronics stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Astronics stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Astronics Corporation is a manufacturer of specialized lighting and electronics for the cockpit, cabin and exteriors of military, commercial transport and private business jet aircraft. A major lighting and electronics supplier to the aircraft industry, its strategy is to expand from a components and subsystems supplier to an aircraft lighting systems integrator, increasing the value and content it provides to various aircraft platforms. Luminescent Systems Inc. is Astronics' primary operating subsidiary which produces its aerospace and defense products. " (5/5/2017)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We believe sentiment on the commercial AM recovery has improved (and the commercial AM growth is one of the most important numbers in the TDG release), but we continue to see upside relative to expectations. Specifically, we believe expectations are for commercial AM growth of up high single digits in the quarter, and we believe it will be double digits." (8/4/2016)

Are investors shorting Astronics?

Astronics saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 364,301 shares, an increase of 4.2% from the March 31st total of 349,455 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 124,081 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.9 days.

Who are some of Astronics' key competitors?

Who owns Astronics stock?

Astronics' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.00%), Wellington Management Group LLP (0.00%), FMR LLC (0.00%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%). Company insiders that own Astronics stock include David C Burney, James S Kramer, John B Drenning, Mark Peabody and Robert T Brady. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Astronics.

Who sold Astronics stock? Who is selling Astronics stock?

Astronics' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., New Amsterdam Partners LLC NY, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Oxford Asset Management and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Astronics stock in the last year include James S Kramer, John B Drenning and Mark Peabody. View Insider Buying and Selling for Astronics.

Who bought Astronics stock? Who is buying Astronics stock?

Astronics' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ACK Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Olstein Capital Management L.P., Geode Capital Management LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Astronics.

How do I buy Astronics stock?

Shares of Astronics 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 Astronics stock cost?

One share of Astronics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.88.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $36.50 (18.20% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/14/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$38.00N/AView Rating Details
1/19/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageHold$35.00N/AView Rating Details
6/29/2016KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$50.00 -> $52.00N/AView Rating Details
8/27/2015CL KingInitiated CoverageBuy$60.00N/AView Rating Details
8/6/2015DA DavidsonLower Price TargetBuy$89.00 -> $80.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Earnings by Quarter for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.29$0.38$151.33 million$152.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2017Q416$0.45$0.33$158.93 million$154.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.45$0.41$166.08 million$155.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.48$0.57$162.17 million$164.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.52$0.44$167.77 million$159.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.59$0.53$163.85 million$157.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/10/2015Q315$0.91$0.94$200.22 million$200.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.68$0.77$168.26 million$173.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2015Q115$0.76$0.47$171.20 million$161.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$0.61$0.81$157.53 million$166.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.84$0.79$175.82 million$179.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.39$1.02$157.83 million$174.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.50$0.40$131.80 million$140.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.44$0.34$106.16 million$105.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.38$0.39$92.91 million$89.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.45$0.34$74.72 million$70.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.43$0.56$71.97 million$73.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q4 2012$0.37$0.37$70.41 million$67.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.44$0.33$67.23 million$69.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.46$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.44$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$0.41$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.39$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.43$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.32$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.33$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.76
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.92
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.25$0.35$0.30
Q2 20172$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q3 20172$0.49$0.54$0.52
Q4 20172$0.53$0.57$0.55
Q1 20181$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q2 20181$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q3 20181$0.52$0.52$0.52
Q4 20181$0.48$0.48$0.48
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 16.03%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 58.74%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/16/2016Mark PeabodyVPSell1,000$37.02$37,020.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Mark PeabodyVPSell1,000$37.73$37,730.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016John B DrenningDirectorSell5,000$43.47$217,350.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016James S KramerEVPSell3,000$38.12$114,360.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Robert T BradyDirectorBuy4,500$35.39$159,255.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016James S KramerVPSell4,030$35.39$142,621.70View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015John B. DrenningDirectorSell6,000$38.00$228,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015David C. BurneyCFOSell15,000$37.02$555,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015James S. KramerVPSell6,000$38.52$231,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015James S. KramerVPSell6,000$51.71$310,260.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2015Mark PeabodyVPSell2,000$65.98$131,960.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2015Mark PeabodyVPSell5,000$68.69$343,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Mark PeabodyVPSell5,000$71.53$357,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015James S KramerVPSell3,100$70.68$219,108.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2015Kevin T KeaneDirectorSell25,000$73.98$1,849,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015James S KramerVPSell4,550$73.38$333,879.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Raymond W BoushieDirectorSell8,000$74.28$594,240.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Raymond W BoushieDirectorSell3,000$71.00$213,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015James S KramerVPSell3,000$54.43$163,290.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015James S KramerVPSell3,000$54.38$163,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014David C BurneyCFOSell4,000$45.92$183,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014David C BurneyCFOSell4,000$53.29$213,160.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014John B DrenningDirectorSell5,000$52.60$263,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014James S KramerVPSell3,000$49.89$149,670.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2014David C BurneyCFOSell4,000$43.27$173,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Kevin T KeaneDirectorSell30,769$54.25$1,669,218.25View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014David C BurneyCFOSell4,000$54.30$217,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Kevin T KeaneDirectorSell18,147$55.18$1,001,351.46View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Kevin T KeaneDirectorSell13,116$55.14$723,216.24View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014James S KramerVPSell3,000$63.73$191,190.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014David C BurneyCFOSell3,200$63.52$203,264.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Mark PeabodyVPSell10,534$63.12$664,906.08View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014David C BurneyCFOSell4,000$58.08$232,320.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014James S KramerVPSell3,000$54.40$163,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014David C BurneyVPSell4,000$55.63$222,520.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014James S KramerVPSell3,000$53.92$161,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014John DrenningDirectorSell2,000$55.00$110,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2014James KramerVPSell6,000$57.02$342,120.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014James KramerVPSell6,000$63.15$378,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Raymond BoushieDirectorSell7,968$69.05$550,190.40View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Kevin KeaneDirectorSell10,000$69.50$695,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Raymond BoushieDirectorSell3,805$68.71$261,441.55View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Mark PeabodyVPSell4,105$61.50$252,457.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
Latest Headlines for Astronics (NASDAQ:ATRO)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Astronics Corp. : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 3:59 PM logoAstronics Corp. :ATRO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 25, 2017 - May 25 at 4:30 PM logoAstronics Test Systems Introduces New PXI Integration Platform - May 22 at 3:41 PM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest - May 8 at 10:56 PM logoAstronics Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ATRO-US : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 10:48 AM logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for Astronics Co. (ATRO) Issued By SunTrust Banks - May 8 at 10:36 AM logoDougherty & Co Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Astronics Co. (ATRO) - May 8 at 8:21 AM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Upgraded by TheStreet to "B-" - May 8 at 12:28 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Astronics Co. (ATRO) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $160.77 Million - May 6 at 7:56 AM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research - May 6 at 12:00 AM logoAstronics (ATRO) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - May 5 at 11:22 PM logoEdited Transcript of ATRO earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 3:00pm GMT - May 5 at 3:44 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Astronics Co. (ATRO) Will Announce Earnings of $0.29 Per Share - May 4 at 10:52 PM logoAstronics Corporation Reports 2017 First Quarter Financial Results - May 4 at 8:48 PM logoInvestor Network: Astronics Corporation to Host Earnings Call - May 4 at 8:48 PM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS - May 4 at 5:00 PM logoAstronics posts 1Q profit - May 4 at 6:48 AM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - May 2 at 9:28 AM logoAstronics (ATRO) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds - May 2 at 8:16 AM logoAstronics (ATRO) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.20 - April 28 at 11:06 PM logoAstronics Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast - April 27 at 9:07 PM logoAstronics Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ATRO) : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 4:01 PM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Astronics Corporation for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors - April 26 at 10:20 AM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Astronics Co. (ATRO) to Sell - April 25 at 8:54 PM logoAstronics Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ATRO-US : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 11:22 AM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - April 24 at 6:16 PM logoAstronics (ATRO) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.44 - April 21 at 10:49 AM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Forecasted to Post FY2017 Earnings of $1.83 Per Share - April 19 at 1:15 PM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - April 18 at 9:15 PM logoAstronics (ATRO) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of -0.12 - April 16 at 9:34 AM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $148.24 Million - April 15 at 8:16 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Astronics Co. (ATRO) Will Announce Earnings of $0.30 Per Share - April 13 at 6:06 PM logoPositive Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Effect Astronics (ATRO) Stock Price - April 13 at 11:19 AM logo4:16 pm Astronics acquires the operating assets of Custom Controls Concepts; terms not disclosed - April 4 at 2:14 AM logoAstronics Corp (ATRO) to Acquire Custom Control Concepts - - April 3 at 9:12 PM logoAstronics AeroSat Announces New FliteStream® Aircraft Connectivity Solution - April 3 at 4:05 PM logoAstronics Co. (ATRO) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - March 29 at 1:19 PM logoAstronics Upgrades Comprehensive Test Solution for Digital Wideband Military Tactical Radios - March 7 at 9:05 AM logoASTRONICS CORP Financials - March 2 at 3:57 PM logoFive notes from Boeing supplier Astronics' year-end financial results - February 28 at 11:16 AM logoASTRONICS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - February 28 at 11:16 AM logoASTRONICS CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 24 at 1:08 PM logo6:35 am Astronics misses by $0.12, misses on revs; guides FY17 revs in-line - February 20 at 3:37 PM logoAstronics Corp (ATRO) Misses Q4 EPS by 12c - - - February 18 at 9:47 AM logoAstronics' (ATRO) CEO Peter Gundermann on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 17 at 6:26 PM logoAstronics Corporation Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results - February 17 at 6:26 PM logoQ4 2016 Astronics Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open - February 17 at 6:26 PM logoASTRONICS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 17 at 6:26 PM logoAstronics Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast - February 7 at 4:36 PM logoShould Value Investors Consider Astronics (ATRO) Stock? - Nasdaq - January 31 at 3:54 PM



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