NASDAQ:COMM - Commscope Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$29.68 -0.07 (-0.24 %)
(As of 07/16/2018 12:18 PM ET)
Previous Close$29.94
Today's Range$29.65 - $30.21
52-Week Range$26.29 - $41.60
Volume33,795 shs
Average Volume1.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.71 billion
P/E Ratio14.69
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.97
Commscope logoCommScope Holding Company, Inc. provides infrastructure solutions for communications networks worldwide. The company's CommScope Connectivity Solutions segment offers optical fiber and twisted pair structured cable solutions, intelligent infrastructure software, and network rack and cabinet enclosures under the SYSTIMAX, NETCONNECT, and Uniprise brands; and fiber management systems, patch cords and panels, pre-terminated fiber connectivity, complete cabling systems, and cable assemblies for use in offices and data centers. This segment also provides fiber optic connectivity solutions, including hardened connector systems, fiber distribution hubs and management systems, couplers and splitters, plug and play multiport service terminals, hardened optical terminating enclosures, high density cable assemblies, splices, and splice closures that supports video, voice, and high-speed data services provided by telecommunications operators and multi-system operators. Its CommScope Mobility Solutions segment offers macro cell site solutions for wireless tower sites and on rooftops, such as base station antennas, microwave antennas, hybrid fiber-feeder and power cables, coaxial cables, connectors, and filters; metro cell solutions for street poles and other urban structures comprising radio frequency delivery and connectivity solutions, equipment housing, and concealment; and small cell and distributed antenna system (DAS) solutions consisting of DAS and distributed cell solutions that allow wireless operators to enhance efficiency, and cellular coverage and capacity in network conditions. This segment provides its solutions under the Andrew brand. CommScope Holding Company, Inc. sells its products through a network of distributors, system integrators, and resellers. The company was formerly known as Cedar I Holding Company, Inc. CommScope Holding Company, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Hickory, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:COMM
CUSIPN/A
Phone82-8-3242-200x

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.53
Current Ratio2.73
Quick Ratio2.11

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.69
Forward P/E Ratio13.13
P/E Growth1.39

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.56 billion
Price / Sales1.25
Cash Flow$4.0602 per share
Price / Cash7.31
Book Value$8.64 per share
Price / Book3.44

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.02
Net Income$193.76 million
Net Margins4.27%
Return on Equity24.08%
Return on Assets5.45%

Miscellaneous

Employees20,000
Outstanding Shares192,090,000
Market Cap$5,714.56

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Commscope (NASDAQ:COMM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Commscope's stock symbol?

Commscope trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "COMM."

How will Commscope's stock buyback program work?

Commscope declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Thursday, August 3rd 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Commscope's earnings last quarter?

Commscope Holding Company Inc (NASDAQ:COMM) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 1st. The communications equipment provider reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.03. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $1.12 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.11 billion. Commscope had a net margin of 4.27% and a return on equity of 24.08%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.52 EPS. View Commscope's Earnings History.

When is Commscope's next earnings date?

Commscope is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Commscope.

What guidance has Commscope issued on next quarter's earnings?

Commscope updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 12th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.33-2.48 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.675-4.825 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.76 billion.Commscope also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.63-0.68 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for COMM?

12 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Commscope's shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Commscope's stock price to reach $36.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Commscope.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Commscope?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Commscope in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting Commscope?

Commscope saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 10,724,316 shares, an increase of 22.0% from the May 31st total of 8,788,648 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,253,873 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.6 days. Approximately 5.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Commscope's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Commscope's key competitors?

Who are Commscope's key executives?

Commscope's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Marvin S. Edwards Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 69)
  • Mr. Frank B. Wyatt II, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Peter U. Karlsson, Sr. VP of Global Sales (Age 54)
  • Mr. Alexander W. Pease, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Morgan C. S. Kurk, EVP & COO (Age 48)

Has Commscope been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about COMM stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Commscope earned a media sentiment score of -0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 46.74 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Commscope's major shareholders?

Commscope's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd. (0.05%), Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (0.04%), NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.01%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.00%). Company insiders that own Commscope stock include Alexander W Pease, Claudius E Iv Watts, Frank B Wyatt II, Frank M Drendel, Group LP Carlyle, Joanne M Maguire, Mark A Olson, Marvin S Edwards Jr, Marvin S Edwards, Jr, Morgan C S Kurk, Peter U Karlsson, Philip Martin Armstrong Jr, Randall W Crenshaw, Robert W Granow, Robyn T Mingle, Stephen C Gray and Timothy T Yates. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Commscope.

Which institutional investors are selling Commscope stock?

COMM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Commscope company stock in the last year include Frank M Drendel, Marvin S Edwards Jr, Marvin S Edwards, Jr, Philip Martin Armstrong Jr and Stephen C Gray. View Insider Buying and Selling for Commscope.

Which institutional investors are buying Commscope stock?

COMM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd., Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and DnB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have bought Commscope stock in the last two years include Alexander W Pease, Claudius E Iv Watts, Frank B Wyatt II, Joanne M Maguire, Morgan C S Kurk, Robert W Granow, Robyn T Mingle and Timothy T Yates. View Insider Buying and Selling for Commscope.

How do I buy shares of Commscope?

Shares of COMM 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 Commscope's stock price today?

One share of COMM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.68.

How big of a company is Commscope?

Commscope has a market capitalization of $5.71 billion and generates $4.56 billion in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $193.76 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.02 on an earnings per share basis. Commscope employs 20,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Commscope?

Commscope's mailing address is 1100 COMMSCOPE PLACE SE, HICKORY NC, 28602. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 82-8-3242-200x or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Commscope (NASDAQ COMM)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  383 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  252 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  635
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This page was last updated on 7/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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