NASDAQ:EXFO - Exfo Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$3.63 -0.01 (-0.27 %)
(As of 11/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$3.64
Today's Range$3.57 - $3.64
52-Week Range$2.66 - $4.70
Volume2,500 shs
Average Volume41,611 shs
Market Capitalization$200.62 million
P/E Ratio40.22
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.89
EXFO Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets smarter network test, monitoring, and analytics solutions for communications service providers, network equipment manufacturers, and Webscale companies. It offers lab and manufacturing testing systems, including lab platforms; network simulation and load testing tools to meet the mobile telecom and VOIP/IMS network test challenges; transport and datacom solutions, such as Ethernet testing, fiber channel testing, DSn/PDH and SONET/SDH testing, synchronization testing, and SONET/SDH, OTN, and multiservice testing solutions; and optical products comprising power meters, light sources and amplifiers, variable attenuators, switch and utility modules, polarization analysis, optical communication analyzers, spectral testing products, bit-error-rate testing products, optical benchtop kits, osics multifunction platform, optical component testers, and tunable filters. The company also provides field network testing products, including FTB Ecosystem test tools; FTB platforms; test function virtualization solutions; transport and datacom solutions designed to address DSn/PDH and SONET/SDH, carrier Ethernet, testing needs; optical instruments; copper access/triple-play handheld instruments to assess the quality of access network physical layer and performance of multiplay services; mobile broadband tools to meet mobile telecom network test challenges; and wireless network testing solutions. In addition, it offers service assurance platforms, fiber network monitoring and management solutions, and remote network monitoring solutions; and solutions for FTTx access networks and metro/core networks, as well as technical support, instrument, and system services. The company sells products through its direct sales force, sales representatives, and distributors in the United States, Canada, and others. EXFO Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Quebec, Canada. EXFO Inc. is a subsidiary of G. Lamonde Investissements Financiers Inc.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Instruments to measure electricity
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EXFO
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone418-683-0211

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03
Current Ratio1.38
Quick Ratio0.93

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio40.22
Forward P/E Ratio18.15
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$269.55 million
Price / Sales0.74
Cash Flow$0.3793 per share
Price / Cash9.57
Book Value$3.23 per share
Price / Book1.12

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.09
Net Income$-11,900,000.00
Net Margins-4.42%
Return on Equity2.90%
Return on Assets1.92%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,577
Outstanding Shares55,120,000
Market Cap$200.62 million
OptionableNot Optionable

Exfo (NASDAQ:EXFO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Exfo's stock symbol?

Exfo trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EXFO."

How were Exfo's earnings last quarter?

Exfo Inc (NASDAQ:EXFO) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, January, 10th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.03. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $61.79 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $59.64 million. Exfo had a positive return on equity of 2.90% and a negative net margin of 4.42%. View Exfo's Earnings History.

When is Exfo's next earnings date?

Exfo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Exfo.

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

Exfo issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $-0.07--0.03 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.07. The company issued revenue guidance of $66-71 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $76.56 million.

What price target have analysts set for EXFO?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Exfo's stock. Their predictions range from $3.75 to $4.50. On average, they expect Exfo's stock price to reach $4.0625 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Exfo.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Exfo?

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

Has Exfo been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about EXFO stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Exfo earned a news sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Exfo's key competitors?

Who are Exfo's key executives?

Exfo's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Germain Lamonde, Founder & Exec. Chairman
  • Mr. Philippe Morin, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Pierre Plamondon, CFO & VP of Fin. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Dana Yearian, VP of Sales - Americas
  • Mr. Willem Jan te Niet, Vice-Pres of Sales - Europe, Middle East & Africa

Who are Exfo's major shareholders?

Exfo's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.52%), CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp (0.17%) and RBF Capital LLC (0.07%).

Which institutional investors are selling Exfo stock?

EXFO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Exfo stock?

EXFO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp and RBF Capital LLC.

How do I buy shares of Exfo?

Shares of EXFO 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 Exfo's stock price today?

One share of EXFO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.63.

How big of a company is Exfo?

Exfo has a market capitalization of $200.62 million and generates $269.55 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $-11,900,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.09 on an earnings per share basis. Exfo employs 1,577 workers across the globe.

What is Exfo's official website?

The official website for Exfo is http://www.exfo.com.

How can I contact Exfo?

Exfo's mailing address is 400 GODIN AVENUE, QUEBEC CITY A8, G1M 2K2. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 418-683-0211 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Exfo (NASDAQ EXFO)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  166 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  397 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  563
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Exfo and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EXFO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EXFO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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