NASDAQ:CLFD - Clearfield Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$10.90 -0.02 (-0.18 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 09:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$10.92
Today's Range$10.90 - $10.90
52-Week Range$8.41 - $15.30
VolumeN/A
Average Volume32,205 shs
Market Capitalization$145.33 million
P/E Ratio34.06
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.21
Clearfield, Inc. manufactures, markets, and sells standard and custom passive connectivity products to the fiber-to-the-premises, enterprises, and original equipment manufacturers markets in the United States and internationally. The company offers FieldSmart, a series of panels, cabinets, wall boxes, and other enclosures. It also provides WaveSmart, which are optical components integrated for signal coupling, splitting, termination, multiplexing, demultiplexing, and attenuation for integration within its fiber management platform; and ODC outdoor active cabinet products. In addition, the company offers FieldShield, a fiber pathway and protection method for reducing the cost of broadband deployment; and YOURx platform that consists of hardened terminals, test access points, and various drop cable options for portions of the access network across various fiber drop cable media. Further, it provides CraftSmart, a line of optical protection field enclosures, including CraftSmart Fiber Protection Pedestals and CraftSmart Fiber Protection Vaults integrated solutions optimized to house FieldSmart products at the last mile access point of the network in above-grade or below-grade installations. Additionally, the company offers fiber and copper assemblies with an industry-standard or customer-specified configuration; and designs and manufactures custom solutions for in-the-box and network connectivity assemblies specific to that customer's product line. It provides its fiber to anywhere platform for various incumbent local exchange carriers, competitive local exchange carriers, and MSO/cable TV companies, as well as the utility/municipality, enterprise, data center, and military markets. The company was formerly known as APA Enterprises, Inc. and changed its name to Clearfield, Inc. in January 2008. Clearfield, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Telephone & telegraph apparatus
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CLFD
CUSIPN/A
Phone763-476-6866

Debt

Current Ratio8.25
Quick Ratio6.23

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$77.65 million
Price / Sales1.92
Cash Flow$0.4731 per share
Price / Cash Flow23.04
Book Value$5.04 per share
Price / Book2.16

Profitability

Net Income$4.27 million
Net Margins5.51%
Return on Assets7.44%

Miscellaneous

Employees225
Market Cap$145.33 million
OptionableOptionable

Clearfield (NASDAQ:CLFD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clearfield's stock symbol?

Clearfield trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CLFD."

How will Clearfield's stock buyback program work?

Clearfield declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $4,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 1.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Clearfield's earnings last quarter?

Clearfield Inc (NASDAQ:CLFD) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.09. The communications equipment provider earned $22.47 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.50 million. Clearfield had a net margin of 5.51% and a return on equity of 7.91%. View Clearfield's Earnings History.

When is Clearfield's next earnings date?

Clearfield is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Clearfield.

What price target have analysts set for CLFD?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Clearfield's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Clearfield's stock price to reach $15.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Clearfield.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Clearfield?

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

Has Clearfield been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CLFD stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Clearfield earned a news impact score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Clearfield's key competitors?

Who are Clearfield's key executives?

Clearfield's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Cheryl P. Beranek, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Daniel R. Herzog, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. John P. Hill, Chief Operating Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Kevin Morgan, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Rosa Burns, Chief Revenue Officer

How do I buy shares of Clearfield?

Shares of CLFD 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 Clearfield's stock price today?

One share of CLFD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.90.

How big of a company is Clearfield?

Clearfield has a market capitalization of $145.33 million and generates $77.65 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $4.27 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.32 on an earnings per share basis. Clearfield employs 225 workers across the globe.

What is Clearfield's official website?

The official website for Clearfield is http://www.seeclearfield.com.

How can I contact Clearfield?

Clearfield's mailing address is 7050 WINNETKA AVENUE NORTH SUITE 100, BROOKLYN PARK MN, 55428. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 763-476-6866 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Clearfield (NASDAQ CLFD)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  202 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  376
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Clearfield and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CLFD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CLFD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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