Caesarstone Ltd Company Profile (NASDAQ:CSTE)

About Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)

Caesarstone Ltd logoCaesarstone Ltd., formerly Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd., is a manufacturer of engineered quartz surfaces. The Company's products consist of engineered quartz, which are installed as countertops in residential kitchens. Its products are primarily used as kitchen countertops in the renovation, remodeling and residential construction end markets. The other applications of its products include vanity tops, wall panels, back splashes, floor tiles, stairs, and other interior surfaces that are used in a range of residential and non-residential applications. Its product offerings include over four collections, such as Classico, Concetto, Motivo and Supernatural, which are marketed as specialty product collections. It sells its products under the Caesarstone brand. Its designs range from fine-grained patterns to coarse-grained color blends with a variegated visual texture. It offers over 70 different colors, with four textures and three thicknesses available for each of the collection's colors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector:
  • Industry: General Building Materials
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CSTE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.31 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 34,321,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.14
  • 52 Week Range: $26.35 - $44.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.42
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.62
  • P/E Growth: 1.27
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $558.04 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.34
  • Book Value: $13.16 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.89
  • EBIDTA: $128.29 million
  • Net Margins: 13.90%
  • Return on Equity: 17.98%
  • Return on Assets: 13.47%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.02%
  • Current Ratio: 3.32%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.24%
  • Average Volume: 208,372 shs.
  • Beta: 1.88
  • Short Ratio: 10.46

Frequently Asked Questions for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)

What is Caesarstone Ltd's stock symbol?

Caesarstone Ltd trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSTE."

How were Caesarstone Ltd's earnings last quarter?

Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.04. The firm earned $136.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $124.97 million. Caesarstone Ltd had a net margin of 13.90% and a return on equity of 17.98%. The company's revenue was up 16.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.38 earnings per share. View Caesarstone Ltd's Earnings History.

Where is Caesarstone Ltd's stock going? Where will Caesarstone Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Caesarstone Ltd's shares. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Caesarstone Ltd's stock price to reach $45.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Caesarstone Ltd.

Are investors shorting Caesarstone Ltd?

Caesarstone Ltd saw a drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 675,220 shares, a drop of 36.3% from the April 28th total of 1,059,213 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 304,818 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 3.0% of the company's stock are sold short.

Who are some of Caesarstone Ltd's key competitors?

Who are Caesarstone Ltd's key executives?

Caesarstone Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ariel Halperin, Chairman of the Board
  • Yair Averbuch, Chief Financial Officer
  • Daniel Clifford, President - Caesarstone USA
  • David Cullen, Chief Executive Officer - Caesarstone Australia
  • Kenneth Williams, President - Caesarstone Canada
  • Roger Abravanel, Director
  • Amit Ben Zvi, Director
  • Dori Brown, Director
  • Eric D. Herschmann, Director
  • Ronald W. Kaplan, Director

Who owns Caesarstone Ltd stock?

Caesarstone Ltd's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include MIFALEI SDOT-YAM AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVE SOCIETY LTD. (32.50%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (3.21%), Systematic Financial Management LP (1.83%), Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd (1.66%), State Street Corp (1.46%) and Teachers Advisors LLC (1.28%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Caesarstone Ltd.

Who sold Caesarstone Ltd stock? Who is selling Caesarstone Ltd stock?

Caesarstone Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tocqueville Asset Management L.P., Systematic Financial Management LP, Oxford Asset Management, Credit Suisse AG, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Russell Investments Group Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Caesarstone Ltd.

Who bought Caesarstone Ltd stock? Who is buying Caesarstone Ltd stock?

Caesarstone Ltd's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Myriad Asset Management Ltd., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Sphera Funds Management LTD., Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Elk Creek Partners LLC, CWM LLC and Teachers Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Caesarstone Ltd.

How do I buy Caesarstone Ltd stock?

Shares of Caesarstone Ltd 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 Caesarstone Ltd's stock price today?

One share of Caesarstone Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.05.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ CSTE)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  94 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  251
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Caesarstone Ltd 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 Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $45.67 (20.02% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/11/2017Chardan CapitalDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$39.00 -> $43.00HighView Rating Details
3/24/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$33.00 -> $47.00HighView Rating Details
11/2/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/29/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$47.00N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$38.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
10/16/2015Bank of America CorpUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$43.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2015SprucePoint CapitalDowngradeStrong SellN/AView Rating Details
8/6/2015Sterne Agee CRTLower Price TargetBuy$18.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/30/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
Earnings by Quarter for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ CSTE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/10/20173/31/2017$0.27$0.31$124.97 million$136.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.41$0.44$126.22 million$135.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.77$0.70$152.84 million$144.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.65$0.73$139.53 million$142.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.43$0.38$115.02 million$116.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.55$0.55$126.54 million$127.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.68$0.68$136.91 million$136.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.61$0.65$134.22 million$127.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.42$0.46$106.30 million$107.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.54$0.58$115.06 million$113.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.60$0.76$114.00 million$123.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.55$0.56$105.15 million$116.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.41$0.39$89.13 million$94.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q413$0.40$0.48$87.58 million$96.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.49$0.46$87.95 million$94.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.41$0.53$84.54 million$89.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q113$0.27$0.32$74.03 million$76.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q412$0.30$0.32$73.02 million$76.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.34$0.36$78.07 million$77.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.26$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.21$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.06 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ CSTE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
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Headline Trends for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
Latest Headlines for Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE)
DateHeadline logo$146.62 Million in Sales Expected for Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) This Quarter - May 28 at 8:00 AM logoShort Interest in Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Declines By 36.3% - May 28 at 7:14 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Will Post Earnings of $0.56 Per Share - May 26 at 8:20 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - May 19 at 11:20 AM logoThe Rosen Law Firm, P.A. and Pomerantz LLP Announce Proposed Class Action Settlement on Behalf of Purchasers of Common Stock of Caesarstone Ltd. -- CSTE - May 15 at 7:23 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) to Sell - May 15 at 5:42 PM logoEdited Transcript of CSTE earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 15 at 12:00 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Short Interest Update - May 13 at 7:04 AM logoCaesarstone (CSTE) Shows Strength: Stock Adds 9% in Session - May 11 at 5:10 PM logoChardan Capital Lowers Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) to Neutral - May 11 at 8:28 AM logoForm 6-K Caesarstone Ltd. For: May 10 - May 10 at 9:46 PM logoCaesarstone Returns to Growth in the U.S. Market - May 10 at 9:46 PM logoCaesarstone's (CSTE) CEO Raanan Zilberman on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - May 10 at 4:44 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS - May 10 at 3:32 PM logoCaesarstone Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 10 at 8:07 AM logoCaesarStone posts 1Q profit - May 10 at 8:07 AM logoInvestor Network: Caesarstone Ltd. to Host Earnings Call - May 10 at 8:07 AM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) to Release Earnings on Wednesday - May 8 at 8:58 AM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $124.97 Million - May 5 at 3:32 PM logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Caesarstone (CSTE) Stock Price - May 4 at 2:30 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.26 Per Share - May 3 at 12:02 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Unlikely to Impact Caesarstone (CSTE) Share Price - April 29 at 12:04 AM logoCaesarstone (CSTE) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.31 - April 25 at 5:16 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - April 24 at 11:40 AM logoCaesarstone (CSTE) Receiving Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 21 at 2:16 PM logoCaesarstone Announces Date for First Quarter 2017 Results - April 19 at 12:40 PM logoCaesarstone (CSTE) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 16 at 1:49 PM logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Effect Caesarstone (CSTE) Share Price - April 13 at 6:35 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Upgraded by TheStreet to B- - April 13 at 4:26 PM logo$0.26 Earnings Per Share Expected for Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) This Quarter - April 12 at 9:17 AM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - April 11 at 9:03 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest - April 4 at 2:28 PM logoCaesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - March 28 at 1:01 PM logoStifel Nicolaus Upgrades Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) to Buy - March 24 at 1:05 PM logoCAESARSTONE LTD. Financials - March 17 at 4:53 PM logoCaesarstone Files Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2016 - March 14 at 1:15 PM logoCaesarstone (CSTE) Enters Overbought Territory - Nasdaq - February 17 at 3:25 PM logoCaesarstone (CSTE) Enters Overbought Territory - February 17 at 3:25 PM logoCan the Rally in Caesarstone (CSTE) Shares Continue? - Nasdaq - Nasdaq - February 10 at 9:58 PM logoCan the Rally in Caesarstone (CSTE) Shares Continue? - February 10 at 4:56 PM logoEdited Transcript of CSTE earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT - February 8 at 9:58 PM logoCaesarstone Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results - February 8 at 4:57 PM logo6:35 am Caesarstone beats by $0.11, beats on revs; guides FY17 revs above consensus; announces collaboration with Lowe's (LOW) - February 8 at 4:57 PM logoCaesarStone posts 4Q profit - February 8 at 4:57 PM logoQ4 2016 Caesarstone Ltd Earnings Release - Before Market Open - February 8 at 4:57 PM logoWhy Caesarstone Ltd.'s Shares Popped 15.5% on Wednesday - February 8 at 1:23 PM logo3 Bargain Stocks You Can Buy Today - February 2 at 2:57 AM logoCaesarstone Announces Date for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results - January 18 at 4:53 PM logoCaesarstone Joins Forces With HomeAdvisor® as Exclusive Countertop Sponsor - December 16 at 4:58 PM logoMoving Average Crossover Alert: Caesarstone (CSTE) - November 11 at 1:33 PM



Caesarstone Ltd (CSTE) Chart for Tuesday, May, 30, 2017

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