Communications Systems Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.38 (+3.90 %)
(As of 09/23/2021 11:09 AM ET)
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Volume2,327 shs
Average Volume734,128 shs
Market Capitalization$98.35 million
P/E RatioN/A
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About Communications Systems

Communications Systems, Inc. engages in the provision of network infrastructure and services for global deployments of enterprise and industrial networks through its subsidiaries. It operates through the following segments: Electronics and Software, Services and Support, and Other. Electronics and Software segment designs, develops, and sells Intelligent Edge solutions that provide connectivity and power through Power over Ethernet (PoE) products and actionable intelligence to end devices in an Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem through embedded and cloud-based management software. The Services and Support segment provides technology solutions that address prevalent IT challenges, including network resiliency, security products and services, network virtualization, and cloud migrations, IT managed services, wired and wireless network design and implementation, and converged infrastructure configuration, deployment and management, and SD-WAN network devices. The Other segment includes non-allocated corporate overhead costs.The company was founded by Curtis A. Sampson in 1969 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, MN.


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Overall MarketRank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

428th out of 857 stocks

Telephone & Telegraph Apparatus Industry

9th out of 19 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Communications Systems (NASDAQ:JCS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Communications Systems a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Communications Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Communications Systems stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Communications Systems?

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Are investors shorting Communications Systems?

Communications Systems saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 185,400 shares, an increase of 14.2% from the July 29th total of 162,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 20,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 9.0 days. Approximately 2.5% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Communications Systems' next earnings date?

Communications Systems is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October 29th 2021.
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How were Communications Systems' earnings last quarter?

Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCS) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March, 29th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.11. The communications equipment provider earned $11.68 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.30 million. Communications Systems had a negative net margin of 8.55% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.71%.
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How has Communications Systems' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Communications Systems' stock was trading at $5.47 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, JCS shares have increased by 91.0% and is now trading at $10.45.
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What price target have analysts set for JCS?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Communications Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate Communications Systems' stock price to reach $12.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Communications Systems' key executives?

Communications Systems' management team includes the following people:
  • Roger H. D. Lacey, Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Mark D. Fandrich, President, COO, CFO & Treasurer
  • Scott Fluegge, Vice President-IT & Digital Transformation
  • Kristin A. Hlavka, Controller

Who are some of Communications Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Communications Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Communications Systems investors own include NeoPhotonics (NPTN), Energy Transfer (ET), Nokia (NOK), OPKO Health (OPK), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (ERIC), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), ON Semiconductor (ON), Pfizer (PFE) and (PRMW).

What is Communications Systems' stock symbol?

Communications Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "JCS."

Who are Communications Systems' major shareholders?

Communications Systems' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (9.01%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.63%), White Pine Capital LLC (5.39%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.57%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.32%) and Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. (3.85%). Company insiders that own Communications Systems stock include Kristin Hlavka, Mark Fandrich and Scott Fluegge.
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Which institutional investors are selling Communications Systems stock?

JCS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., and Bridgeway Capital Management LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Communications Systems stock?

JCS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including White Pine Capital LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, State Street Corp, Gabelli Funds LLC, Teton Advisors Inc., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
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How do I buy shares of Communications Systems?

Shares of JCS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Communications Systems' stock price today?

One share of JCS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.45.

How much money does Communications Systems make?

Communications Systems has a market capitalization of $101.55 million and generates $42.58 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $-170,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.19) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Communications Systems have?

Communications Systems employs 150 workers across the globe.

What is Communications Systems' official website?

The official website for Communications Systems is

Where are Communications Systems' headquarters?

Communications Systems is headquartered at 10900 RED CIRCLE DRIVE, MINNETONKA MN, 55343.

How can I contact Communications Systems?

Communications Systems' mailing address is 10900 RED CIRCLE DRIVE, MINNETONKA MN, 55343. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at (952) 996-1674.

This page was last updated on 9/23/2021 by Staff
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