NASDAQ:CMTL - Comtech Telecomm. Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$25.97 -0.13 (-0.50 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$26.10
Today's Range$25.53 - $26.20
52-Week Range$20.62 - $36.94
Volume5,645 shs
Average Volume138,947 shs
Market Capitalization$606.97 million
P/E Ratio34.58
Dividend Yield1.58%
Beta1.54
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces, and markets products, systems, and services for communications solutions. The company's Commercial Solutions segment offers ground-based equipment, including single channel per carrier modems and solid-state amplifiers that facilitate the transmission of voice, video, and data over satellite links; and traveling wave tube amplifiers, such as high power narrow-band amplifiers used to amplify signals from satellite earth stations, as well as safety and security technologies. It also provides enterprise application technologies comprising location-based technologies that include Trusted Location, a software-based scoring system that allows providers to determine mobile location, and identify fraudulent behavior and other security risks; Look4, an application that enable customers to build their own applications; Indoor Location, a solution that enables the determination of a cell phone user's geospatial position; and text messaging platforms that are used by wireless carriers to provide short-messaging services and communicate with 911 public safety answering points. The company's Government Solutions segment offers command and control technologies, which comprise tactical communications, managed networks, logistics, and end-to-end integration; cyber security training and computer network operations; and satellite-based mobile communications and tracking systems. It also provides over-the-horizon microwave systems, including equipment and systems that transmit digitized voice, video, and data; and solid state high power broadband amplifiers designed for radar, electronic warfare, jamming, medical, and aviation applications. The company serves commercial and government customers worldwide. Comtech Telecommunications Corp. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Melville, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CMTL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP20582620
Phone631-962-7000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38
Current Ratio2.14
Quick Ratio1.51

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio34.58
Forward P/E Ratio25.21
P/E Growth4.91

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$570.59 million
Price / Sales1.09
Cash Flow$2.3739 per share
Price / Cash Flow10.94
Book Value$21.17 per share
Price / Book1.23

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.75
Net Income$29.76 million
Net Margins5.72%
Return on Equity5.05%
Return on Assets3.00%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,852
Outstanding Shares23,910,000
Market Cap$606.97 million
OptionableOptionable

Comtech Telecomm. (NASDAQ:CMTL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Comtech Telecomm.'s stock symbol?

Comtech Telecomm. trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CMTL."

How often does Comtech Telecomm. pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Comtech Telecomm.?

Comtech Telecomm. declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 6th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 16th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, January 15th. View Comtech Telecomm.'s Dividend History.

How were Comtech Telecomm.'s earnings last quarter?

Comtech Telecomm. Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, December, 6th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.23. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $160.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $129.30 million. Comtech Telecomm. had a return on equity of 5.05% and a net margin of 5.72%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 32.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.07) earnings per share. View Comtech Telecomm.'s Earnings History.

When is Comtech Telecomm.'s next earnings date?

Comtech Telecomm. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Comtech Telecomm..

What guidance has Comtech Telecomm. issued on next quarter's earnings?

Comtech Telecomm. issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.95-1.08 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.95. The company issued revenue guidance of $625-640 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $608.40 million.

What price target have analysts set for CMTL?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Comtech Telecomm.'s shares. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Comtech Telecomm.'s share price to reach $36.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Comtech Telecomm..

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Comtech Telecomm.?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Comtech Telecomm. in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Comtech Telecomm..

Has Comtech Telecomm. been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CMTL stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Comtech Telecomm. earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Comtech Telecomm.'s key competitors?

Who are Comtech Telecomm.'s key executives?

Comtech Telecomm.'s management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Fred Kornberg, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 82)
  • Mr. Michael D. Porcelain, Chief Operating Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Richard L. Burt, Sr. VP (Age 77)
  • Mr. Michael Galletti, Sr. Advisor of Bus. Devel. - Gov. Solutions Segment
  • Mr. Michael A. Bondi, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 45)

Who are Comtech Telecomm.'s major shareholders?

Comtech Telecomm.'s stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.78%), Huber Capital Management LLC (8.17%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.61%), Royce & Associates LP (4.11%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.13%) and Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (1.89%). Company insiders that own Comtech Telecomm. stock include Edwin Kantor, Fred Kornberg, John Branscum, Michael Porcelain and Richard L Burt. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Comtech Telecomm..

Which major investors are selling Comtech Telecomm. stock?

CMTL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Huber Capital Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Comtech Telecomm. company stock in the last year include Edwin Kantor, Fred Kornberg, John Branscum, Michael Porcelain and Richard L Burt. View Insider Buying and Selling for Comtech Telecomm..

Which major investors are buying Comtech Telecomm. stock?

CMTL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. and RK Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Comtech Telecomm..

How do I buy shares of Comtech Telecomm.?

Shares of CMTL 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 Comtech Telecomm.'s stock price today?

One share of CMTL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.9350.

How big of a company is Comtech Telecomm.?

Comtech Telecomm. has a market capitalization of $606.97 million and generates $570.59 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $29.76 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 on an earnings per share basis. Comtech Telecomm. employs 1,852 workers across the globe.

What is Comtech Telecomm.'s official website?

The official website for Comtech Telecomm. is http://www.comtechtel.com.

How can I contact Comtech Telecomm.?

Comtech Telecomm.'s mailing address is 68 South Service Road Suite 230, Melville NY, 11747. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 631-962-7000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Comtech Telecomm. (NASDAQ CMTL)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  209 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  264 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  473
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This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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