NASDAQ:MRCY - Mercury Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$46.74 +0.36 (+0.78 %)
(As of 10/23/2018 08:20 AM ET)
Previous Close$46.38
Today's Range$46.02 - $47.03
52-Week Range$30.11 - $57.26
Volume282,692 shs
Average Volume376,777 shs
Market Capitalization$2.25 billion
P/E Ratio41.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Mercury Systems, Inc. provides sensor and safety critical mission processing subsystems for various critical defense and intelligence programs in the United States. Its products and solutions are deployed in approximately 300 programs with 25 defense contractors. The company's principal programs include Aegis, Patriot, Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program, Gorgon Stare, Predator, F-35, Reaper, F-16 SABR, E2D Hawkeye, Paveway, Filthy Buzzard, PGK, ProVision, P1, and AIDEWS. It also designs, markets, and licenses software and middleware environments under the MultiCore Plus name to enhance development and execution of signal and image processing applications on a range of heterogeneous and multi-computing platforms. In addition, the company offers hardware products, including components, such as power amplifiers and limiters, switches, oscillators, filters, equalizers, digital and analog converters, chips, monolithic microwave integrated circuits, and memory and storage devices; embedded processing modules and boards, switch fabric boards, high speed input/output boards, digital receiver boards, multi-chip modules, integrated radio frequency and microwave multi-function assemblies, tuners, and transceivers, as well as graphics and video processing, and Ethernet and input-output boards; and integrated subsystems. The company was formerly known as Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Mercury Systems, Inc. in November 2012. Mercury Systems, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.25
Current Ratio4.63
Quick Ratio3.11


Trailing P/E Ratio41.36
Forward P/E Ratio34.37
P/E Growth3.2

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$493.18 million
Price / Sales4.59
Cash Flow$2.0009 per share
Price / Cash23.36
Book Value$16.02 per share
Price / Book2.92


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.13
Net Income$40.88 million
Net Margins8.29%
Return on Equity7.47%
Return on Assets5.95%


Outstanding Shares48,410,000
Market Cap$2.25 billion

Mercury Systems (NASDAQ:MRCY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mercury Systems' stock symbol?

Mercury Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MRCY."

How were Mercury Systems' earnings last quarter?

Mercury Systems Inc (NASDAQ:MRCY) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The technology company reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.05. The technology company earned $152.87 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $149.31 million. Mercury Systems had a return on equity of 7.47% and a net margin of 8.29%. The firm's revenue was up 32.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.32 EPS. View Mercury Systems' Earnings History.

When is Mercury Systems' next earnings date?

Mercury Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Mercury Systems.

How can I listen to Mercury Systems' earnings call?

Mercury Systems will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 30th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8773036977.

What guidance has Mercury Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Mercury Systems issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.58-1.76 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.63. The company issued revenue guidance of $602-624 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $568.86 million.Mercury Systems also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.32-0.36 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MRCY?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Mercury Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Mercury Systems' share price to reach $54.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Mercury Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mercury Systems?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mercury Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Mercury Systems.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Mercury Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Mercury Systems stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Mercury Systems, Inc. is a commercial provider of secure sensor and mission processing subsystems for defense and intelligence programs. The Company's products and solutions are deployed in more than 300 programs with over 25 different defense prime contractors. " (7/24/2018)
  • 2. Noble Financial analysts commented, "ELY reported 3Q17 adjusted EPS of $0.05, vs. FBR/consensus of ($0.05)/($0.04), reflecting solid +30% sales growth (vs. FBR/consensus: +12.2%/+11.4%). GM leverage was +140 bps (FBR/consensus: +20 bps/+130 bps), with operating expense leverage of +527 bps (FBR/consensus: –60 bps/–75bps). Management raised 2017 top-line guidance to $1,030M–$1,040M (vs. prior $980M–$995M) and EPS of $0.47–$0.51 (vs. $0.40–$0.45 and FBR/Street of $0.44). This was a very solid report and shows that ELY continues to gain market share in both balls and clubs, which is driving greater scale and profit. We continue to like ELY , given its potential for significant growth and margin expansion over the next few years, driven by: (1) market share gains; (2) greater scale, driving leverage in its highly variable cost structure; (3) acquisition opportunities; (4) supply-chain efficiencies; (5) its minority stake in Topgolf, which is rapidly growing; and (6) golf consolidation/improved fundamentals." (10/26/2017)

Who are some of Mercury Systems' key competitors?

Who are Mercury Systems' key executives?

Mercury Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mark Aslett, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Didier M.C. Thibaud, Exec. VP & COO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Christopher C. Cambria, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael Ruppert, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 44)
  • Ms. Michelle M. McCarthy, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 37)

Who are Mercury Systems' major shareholders?

Mercury Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BB&T Corp (0.01%) and Fox Run Management L.L.C. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Mercury Systems stock include Charles A Speicher, Didier M C Thibaud, Gerald M Haines II, James K Bass, Mark Aslett, Michael A Daniels, Michael Ruppert and Vincent Vitto. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mercury Systems.

Which institutional investors are buying Mercury Systems stock?

MRCY stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BB&T Corp and Fox Run Management L.L.C.. Company insiders that have bought Mercury Systems stock in the last two years include Michael A Daniels and Michael Ruppert. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mercury Systems.

How do I buy shares of Mercury Systems?

Shares of MRCY 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 Mercury Systems' stock price today?

One share of MRCY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.74.

How big of a company is Mercury Systems?

Mercury Systems has a market capitalization of $2.25 billion and generates $493.18 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $40.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.13 on an earnings per share basis. Mercury Systems employs 1,320 workers across the globe.

What is Mercury Systems' official website?

The official website for Mercury Systems is

How can I contact Mercury Systems?

Mercury Systems' mailing address is 50 MINUTEMAN ROAD, ANDOVER MA, 01810. The technology company can be reached via phone at 978-256-1300 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Mercury Systems (NASDAQ MRCY)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  287 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  252 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  539
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mercury Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MRCY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MRCY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by Staff

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