NASDAQ:CLFD - Clearfield Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $12.09 -1.07 (-8.13 %) (As of 11/14/2018 01:46 AM ET)Previous Close$13.16Today's Range$12.00 - $13.4152-Week Range$10.35 - $15.30Volume62,600 shsAverage Volume29,250 shsMarket Capitalization$187.28 millionP/E Ratio37.78Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.18 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 Clearview cassette, a building block of the company's product platform; Clearview Classic and Clearview Blue, a system with five parts that nest together in the cassette's housing to support a range of applications; Clearview xPAK to land small port count fiber terminations and optical components; Clearview Black, which is designed to handle harsh environments; and fiber deep for cable-to-cable deployment, as well as packages optical components for signal coupling, splitting, termination, multiplexing, demultiplexing, and attenuation for integration within its fiber management platform. Its products also include Fieldsmart Fiber Crossover Distribution System and FieldSmart FxHD for fiber management modularity and scalability; FieldSmart Fiber Delivery Point, a series of enclosure systems that incorporates the delivery of fiber connectivity to the neighborhood or business district; and FieldSmart Small Count Delivery, an enclosure systems that are packaged to make landing small count fiber cost-effective and efficient. In addition, the company offers FieldShield Pushable Fiber, FieldShield Multiport SmarTerminal, and FieldShield Hardened Connector; CraftSmart, a line of optical protection field enclosures to optimize fiber protection and storage; and fiber and copper assemblies with industry-standard or customer-specified configuration. It operates through various sales channels comprising direct to customer, distribution partners, and original equipment suppliers. 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 Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Receive CLFD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CLFD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Telephone & telegraph apparatus Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:CLFD Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.seeclearfield.com Phone763-476-6866 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio9.22 Quick Ratio6.86 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio37.78 Forward P/E Ratio30.23 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$77.65 million Price / Sales2.13 Cash Flow$0.3460 per share Price / Cash34.94 Book Value$4.63 per share Price / Book2.61 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.32 Net Income$4.28 million Net Margins5.51% Return on Equity7.99% Return on Assets7.54% Miscellaneous Employees230 Outstanding Shares13,660,000Market Cap$187.28 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 authorized a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $4,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase up to 1.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were Clearfield's earnings last quarter? Clearfield Inc (NASDAQ:CLFD) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.09. The communications equipment provider earned $22.47 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $20.50 million. Clearfield had a net margin of 5.51% and a return on equity of 7.99%. 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 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Clearfield's stock. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Clearfield's share price to reach $15.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.1% 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 articles about CLFD stock have trended negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Clearfield earned a daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines 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 impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Clearfield's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Clearfield include ADTRAN (ADTN), AudioCodes (AUDC), DASAN Zhone Solutions (DZSI), Akoustis Technologies (AKTS), Westell Technologies (WSTL), Zoom Telephonics (ZMTP), Communications Systems (JCS), Franklin Wireless (FKWL), One Horizon Group (OHGI), Sunworks (SUNW), Clearone (CLRO), AltiGen Communications (ATGN), MER Telemanagement Solutions (MTSL), Lattice (LTTC) and Alvarion (ALVRQ). Who are Clearfield's key executives? Clearfield's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Cheri Beranek, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 56)Mr. Daniel R. Herzog, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)Mr. John P. Hill, Chief Operating Officer (Age 52)Mr. Kevin Morgan, Chief Marketing OfficerMs. Rosa Burns, Chief Revenue Officer Who are Clearfield's major shareholders? Clearfield's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.73%), Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (2.94%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.38%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.10%). Company insiders that own Clearfield stock include Daniel R Herzog, Roger G Harding and Ronald G Roth. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Clearfield. Which major investors are selling Clearfield stock? CLFD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Clearfield. Which major investors are buying Clearfield stock? CLFD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought Clearfield stock in the last two years include Roger G Harding and Ronald G Roth. View Insider Buying and Selling for Clearfield. 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 $12.09. How big of a company is Clearfield? Clearfield has a market capitalization of $187.28 million and generates $77.65 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $4.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.32 on an earnings per share basis. Clearfield employs 230 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 170 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 193 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 363MarketBeat'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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of buying treasury bonds?