Capstone Turbine Company Profile (NASDAQ:CPST)

About Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)

Capstone Turbine logoCapstone Turbine Corporation (Capstone) develops, manufactures, markets and services microturbine technology solutions for use in stationary distributed power generation applications, including cogeneration (combined heat and power), integrated combined heat and power (ICHP), and combined cooling, heat and power (CCHP), renewable energy, natural resources and critical power supply. The Company's microturbines are used as battery charging generators for hybrid electric vehicle applications. Capstone offers micro turbines for commercial, industrial and utility users with product offerings ranging from 30 kilowatts (kW) to 1 megawatt in electric power output. The Company sells complete microturbine units, subassemblies, components and various accessories. It also remanufactures micro turbine engines and provides after-market parts and services. Its products include C30, C65, TA100, C200, C600, C800, C1000 and waste heat recovery generator. It also offers C65 and C200 ICHP systems.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector:
  • Industry: Industrial Electrical Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Heavy Electrical Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CPST
  • CUSIP: 14067D10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $23.22 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,725,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.77
  • 52 Week Range: $0.62 - $1.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -2.17
  • P/E Growth: -0.06
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $73.12 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.32
  • Book Value: $0.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.05
  • EBIDTA: ($16,600,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -33.66%
  • Return on Equity: -97.36%
  • Return on Assets: -46.12%
  • Current Ratio: 1.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.05%
  • Average Volume: 268,758 shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Short Ratio: 17.21

Frequently Asked Questions for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)

What is Capstone Turbine's stock symbol?

Capstone Turbine trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CPST."

How were Capstone Turbine's earnings last quarter?

Capstone Turbine Co. (NASDAQ:CPST) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 9th. The company reported ($0.28) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.24) by $0.04. The business had revenue of $20.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $20.16 million. Capstone Turbine had a negative return on equity of 97.36% and a negative net margin of 33.66%. Capstone Turbine's quarterly revenue was down 6.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.34) earnings per share. View Capstone Turbine's Earnings History.

When will Capstone Turbine make its next earnings announcement?

Capstone Turbine is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Capstone Turbine.

Where is Capstone Turbine's stock going? Where will Capstone Turbine's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Capstone Turbine's stock. Their predictions range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they anticipate Capstone Turbine's share price to reach $1.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Capstone Turbine.

Who are some of Capstone Turbine's key competitors?

Who are Capstone Turbine's key executives?

Capstone Turbine's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Gary D. Simon, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Darren R. Jamison, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Jayme L. Brooks, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer
  • James D. Crouse, Executive Vice President - Sales & Marketing
  • Paul R. Chase, Vice President - Manufacturing
  • Yon Yoon Jorden, Director
  • Noam Lotan, Independent Director
  • Gary J. Mayo, Independent Director
  • Eliot G. Protsch, Independent Director
  • Holly A. Van Deursen, Independent Director

Who owns Capstone Turbine stock?

Capstone Turbine's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (2.59%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.31%) and Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.50%). Company insiders that own Capstone Turbine stock include Darren Jamison, Deursen Holly Van, Eliot G Protsch, Jayme L Brooks and Noam Lotan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Capstone Turbine.

Who bought Capstone Turbine stock? Who is buying Capstone Turbine stock?

Capstone Turbine's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Wedbush Securities Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Capstone Turbine stock in the last two years include Darren Jamison, Deursen Holly Van, Eliot G Protsch, Jayme L Brooks and Noam Lotan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Capstone Turbine.

How do I buy Capstone Turbine stock?

Shares of Capstone Turbine can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Capstone Turbine's stock price today?

One share of Capstone Turbine stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ CPST)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  109 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  136 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  245
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Capstone Turbine and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $1.00 (53.85% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/20/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetHold$1.00LowView Rating Details
6/10/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016Craig HallumLower Price TargetHold$1.50N/AView Rating Details
10/2/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$0.75 -> $0.50N/AView Rating Details
9/22/2015Rodman & RenshawInitiated CoverageBuyN/AView Rating Details
9/22/2015HC WainwrightInitiated CoverageBuy$1.00N/AView Rating Details
7/2/2015Northland Capital PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$2.00 -> $0.40N/AView Rating Details
7/2/2015Northland SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$2.00 -> $0.40N/AView Rating Details
6/18/2015CapstoneLower Price Target$0.65 -> $0.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/30/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Earnings by Quarter for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Earnings History by Quarter for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ CPST)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/9/2017Q3 2017($0.24)($0.28)$20.16 million$20.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q2 2017($0.18)($0.19)$15.90 million$15.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q1($0.19)($0.17)$19.32 million$19.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/9/2016Q4($0.32)($0.25)$18.75 million$18.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q3($0.37)($0.34)$21.98 million$21.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q216($0.02)($0.02)$21.86 million$17.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q116($0.02)($0.02)$25.38 million$26.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/15/2015Q415($0.01)($0.05)$37.67 million$29.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q315($0.01)($0.01)$38.44 million$30.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q215($0.01)($0.02)$36.80 million$32.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q115($0.01)($0.02)$32.78 million$23.26 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/12/2014Q4($0.01)($0.01)$38.87 million$36.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2014Q3($0.01)($0.01)ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q214($0.01)$0.01$38.66 million$35.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q1 2014($0.01)($0.02)$34.10 million$24.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/13/2013Q4 2013($0.01)($0.01)$36.30 million$35.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q213($0.02)($0.02)$29.93 million$30.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.53)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.40)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.22)$0.12($0.03)
Q2 20173($0.21)($0.17)($0.18)
Q3 20173($0.30)($0.14)($0.20)
Q4 20173($0.12)($0.12)($0.12)
Q1 20181($0.13)($0.13)($0.13)
Q2 20181($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q3 20181($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q4 20181($0.07)($0.07)($0.07)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 9.46%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2016Deursen Holly VanDirectorBuy21,906$0.93$20,372.58View SEC Filing  
11/17/2016Darren JamisonCEOBuy5,250$0.92$4,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Eliot G ProtschDirectorSell25$1.59$39.75View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Deursen Holly VanDirectorBuy33,300$1.51$50,283.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Darren JamisonCEOBuy1,750$1.47$2,572.50View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Jayme L BrooksCFOBuy1,000$1.47$1,470.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Eliot G ProtschDirectorBuy125,000$0.41$51,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Jayme L BrooksCFOBuy10,000$0.40$4,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2015Noam LotanDirectorBuy20,000$0.41$8,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Gary D SimonDirectorBuy3,000$1.15$3,450.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Latest Headlines for Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
DateHeadline logoCapstone Turbine to Participate in the Cowen and Company 45th Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on May 31, 2017, in New York City - May 25 at 6:02 PM logoCapstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - May 16 at 6:26 PM logo$21.38 Million in Sales Expected for Capstone Turbine Co. (CPST) This Quarter - May 14 at 8:50 AM logo Analysts Expect Capstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Will Post Earnings of -$0.14 Per Share - May 12 at 8:30 PM logoCapstone to Upgrade Upstate New York WWTP providing an Energy Solution from Biogas - May 11 at 5:04 PM logoCapstone Turbine to Participate in the Oppenheimer Emerging Growth Conference on May 16, 2017 in New York City - May 11 at 5:04 PM logoCapstone Turbine (CPST) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.10 - May 3 at 11:40 PM logoCapstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - May 2 at 8:30 PM logoCapstone Expands Africa Business with Oil & Gas Flare Reduction Project in North Africa - May 1 at 4:25 PM logoCapstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest - April 29 at 11:57 PM logoCapstone Turbine (CPST) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Report Finds - April 29 at 8:28 AM logoEnergyTech Investor, LLC Discusses Capstone Turbine's Global Market and Geographical Diversification Strategy with CEO, Darren Jamison - April 28 at 5:26 PM logoCapstone Secures 2MW CHP Project for Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research - April 27 at 2:12 AM logoCapstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $21.38 Million - April 26 at 2:40 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Capstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Will Post Earnings of -$0.14 Per Share - April 24 at 12:31 PM logoCapstone Launches the New C200 Signature Series Microturbine - April 24 at 9:26 AM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Capstone Turbine (CPST) Share Price - April 23 at 2:09 PM logoCapstone and FGC Plasma Solutions to test new plasma ... - Yahoo Finance - April 19 at 9:41 PM logoCapstone and FGC Plasma Solutions to test new plasma combustion technology - April 19 at 12:43 PM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Very Likely to Impact Capstone Turbine (CPST) Stock Price - April 18 at 3:52 PM logoCapstone Turbine Reports Selected Preliminary Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results - April 17 at 12:04 PM logoCapstone Expands CHP Presence in the United Kingdom with Order for 30 ICHP Microturbines - April 12 at 4:29 PM logoCapstone Announces the Election of Yon Yoon Jorden to its Board of Directors - April 11 at 6:10 PM logoCapstone Continues to Diversify its Business with Project in West African Village - April 10 at 12:13 PM logoFortune 500 Manufacturer Selects Capstone Signature Series Microturbines for Large 5MW CHP Project - April 7 at 9:11 AM logoETFs with exposure to Capstone Turbine Corp. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 9:11 AM logoCapstone Continues to Develop its CHP and CCHP Market with 2.2MW of New Signature Series Product for Two of the Largest Office Towers in New York City - April 3 at 4:53 PM logoCapstone Receives Another 3.3MW Order from a Repeat Oil and Gas Customer in the San Juan Basin Bringing the Total to 9.3MW in last 120 days - March 29 at 12:06 PM logoCapstone Holds Regional Strategy Meetings in Kazakhstan to Grow Presence in Russian, CIS Market – Secures Two New Orders from Participating Partners - March 27 at 12:28 PM logoCapstone Turbine Co. (CPST) PT Set at $1.00 by Roth Capital - March 26 at 9:46 PM logoCapstone Turbine Co. (CPST) Given a $1.00 Price Target by Roth Capital Analysts - March 21 at 3:40 PM logoRepeat Oil and Gas Customer to Receive First Capstone C600 Signature Series Three Bay Package Microturbine - March 20 at 4:37 PM Discusses Aftermarket Service Revenue Opportunity with Capstone CEO Darren Jamison - March 15 at 4:51 PM logoCAPSTONE TURBINE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial - March 14 at 1:24 PM logoCAPSTONE TURBINE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - March 14 at 1:24 PM logoCapstone Continues to Expand U.S. Energy Efficiency Market with a Large Industrial Customer in Upstate New York - March 13 at 12:29 PM logoCAPSTONE TURBINE CORP Financials - February 16 at 11:55 AM Talks with Capstone Turbine's CEO, Darren Jamison, Regarding Their Industry-Leading Microturbine Technology and the Distributed Power Generation Megatrend - February 16 at 11:55 AM logoCapstone Secures 2.8MW Order for Repeat Oil and Gas Customers in Marcellus Shale Play - February 14 at 5:21 PM logoCapstone Turbine's (CPST) CEO Darren Jamison on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 10 at 4:50 PM logoEdited Transcript of CPST earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 9:45pm GMT - February 10 at 4:50 PM logo4:31 pm Capstone Turbine misses by $0.14, beats on revs - February 9 at 9:56 PM logoEarnings Reaction History: Capstone Turbine Corporation, 37.5% Follow-Through Indicator, 9.4% Sensitive - Nasdaq - February 9 at 4:53 PM logoQ3 2017 Capstone Turbine Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 9 at 4:53 PM logoCapstone Turbine Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results - February 9 at 4:53 PM logoCAPSTONE TURBINE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh - February 9 at 4:53 PM logoCapstone Turbine to Present at the 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference - February 2 at 4:51 PM logoCapstone Turbine Reports Preliminary Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results - January 30 at 5:23 PM logo8:34 am Capstone Turbine provides prelim Q3 results; revs of approx $20 mln vs $19.44 mln Capital IQ Consensus Estimate - January 30 at 5:23 PM



Capstone Turbine (CPST) Chart for Tuesday, May, 30, 2017

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