About Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST)
Capstone Turbine Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, and services microturbine technology solutions for use in stationary distributed power generation applications worldwide. It offers microturbine units, components, and various accessories for applications, including cogeneration comprising combined heat and power (CHP) and integrated CHP, as well as combined cooling, heat, and power; and renewable energy, natural resources, and critical power supply. The company's microturbines are also used as battery charging generators for hybrid electric vehicle applications. It also provides various accessories, including rotary gas compressors with digital controls; heat recovery modules for CHP applications; dual mode controllers that allow automatic transition between grid connect and stand-alone modes; batteries with digital controls for stand-alone or dual-mode operations; batteries with digital controls; power servers for multipacked installations; protocol converters for Internet access; packaging options; and miscellaneous parts, such as frames, exhaust ducting, backflow dampers, and installation hardware. In addition, the company remanufactures microturbine engines; and provides after-market parts and services. It markets and sells its products primarily through distributors and original equipment manufacturers. Capstone Turbine Corporation was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Van Nuys, California.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Engines & turbines
Sub-IndustryHeavy Electrical Equipment
Trailing P/E Ratio-7.85
Forward P/E Ratio-78.50
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$82.84 million
Price / Sales1.20
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.48 per share
Price / Book3.27
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.20)
Return on Equity-46.90%
Return on Assets-18.44%
Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST) Frequently Asked Questions
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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 7th. The industrial products company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $21.06 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $21.10 million. Capstone Turbine had a negative net margin of 12.10% and a negative return on equity of 46.90%. View Capstone Turbine's Earnings History.
When is Capstone Turbine's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for CPST?
5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Capstone Turbine's stock. Their predictions range from $2.00 to $3.00. On average, they expect Capstone Turbine's stock price to reach $2.25 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Capstone Turbine.
Are investors shorting Capstone Turbine?
Capstone Turbine saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 985,873 shares, a decrease of 44.3% from the April 30th total of 1,770,270 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 599,467 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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:
- Mr. Darren R. Jamison, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
- Ms. Jayme L. Brooks, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 47)
- Mr. James D. Crouse, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 54)
- Mr. Shawn M. Severson, Investor Relations, Integra Investor Relations
- Mr. Jeff Foster, Sr. VP of Customer Service
Has Capstone Turbine been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about CPST stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Capstone Turbine earned a news sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.04 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.
Who are Capstone Turbine's major shareholders?
Capstone Turbine's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Northern Trust Corp (0.29%). Company insiders that own Capstone Turbine stock include Darren Jamison, Deursen Holly Van, Eliot G Protsch, Jayme L Brooks, Robert C Flexon and Yon Jorden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Capstone Turbine.
Which major investors are buying Capstone Turbine stock?
CPST stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have bought Capstone Turbine stock in the last two years include Darren Jamison, Deursen Holly Van, Jayme L Brooks, Robert C Flexon and Yon Jorden. View Insider Buying and Selling for Capstone Turbine.
How do I buy shares of Capstone Turbine?
Shares of CPST 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 Capstone Turbine's stock price today?
One share of CPST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.57.
How big of a company is Capstone Turbine?
Capstone Turbine has a market capitalization of $97.80 million and generates $82.84 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-10,020,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.20) on an earnings per share basis. Capstone Turbine employs 151 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Capstone Turbine?
Capstone Turbine's mailing address is 16640 STAGG STREET, VAN NUYS CA, 91406. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 818-734-5300 or via email at [email protected]
MarketBeat Community Rating for Capstone Turbine (CPST)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Capstone Turbine and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.