MRV Communications Company Profile (NASDAQ:MRVC)

About MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)

MRV Communications logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRV) is a supplier of communications solutions to telecommunications service providers, enterprises and governments throughout the world. The Company's products enable customers to provide high-bandwidth data, and video services and mobile communications services. The Company operates through Network Equipment segment. Its Network Equipment segment designs, manufactures, sells and services equipment used by commercial customers, governments and telecommunications service providers. Its products include switches, optical transport platforms, physical layer products and out-of-band management products, and specialized networking products. MRV markets and sells its products, through a range of channels, which include a direct sales force, manufacturers' representatives, value-added-resellers, distributors and systems integrators. The Network Equipment business includes two business units: Optical Communications Systems division and Appointech, Inc.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Networking & Communication Devices
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MRVC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $61.21 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,801,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.63
  • 52 Week Range: $7.05 - $13.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -11.39
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $82.61 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.74
  • Book Value: $4.14 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.17
  • EBIDTA: ($5,040,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -20.20%
  • Return on Equity: -34.60%
  • Return on Assets: -19.70%
  • Current Ratio: 2.22%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.81%
  • Average Volume: 11,469 shs.
  • Beta: -1.02
  • Short Ratio: 1.5

Frequently Asked Questions for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)

What is MRV Communications' stock symbol?

MRV Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MRVC."

How were MRV Communications' earnings last quarter?

MRV Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRVC) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported ($0.14) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.05. The firm earned $21.18 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $22 million. MRV Communications had a negative net margin of 20.20% and a negative return on equity of 34.60%. View MRV Communications' Earnings History.

When will MRV Communications make its next earnings announcement?

MRV Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for MRV Communications.

Are investors shorting MRV Communications?

MRV Communications saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 26,384 shares, a decline of 11.6% from the March 31st total of 29,840 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,269 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.2 days.

Who are some of MRV Communications' key competitors?

Who owns MRV Communications stock?

MRV Communications' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include RAGING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC (31.40%), Raging Capital Management LLC (31.42%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.12%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.76%), Herald Investment Management Ltd (1.72%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.70%). Company insiders that own MRV Communications stock include Lloyd I Miller III and William C Martin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MRV Communications.

Who sold MRV Communications stock? Who is selling MRV Communications stock?

MRV Communications' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Spark Investment Management LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for MRV Communications.

Who bought MRV Communications stock? Who is buying MRV Communications stock?

MRV Communications' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Herald Investment Management Ltd, Cadence Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for MRV Communications.

How do I buy MRV Communications stock?

Shares of MRV Communications can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of MRV Communications stock cost?

One share of MRV Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.00.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/20/2017ValuEngineDowngradeSell -> Strong SellHighView Rating Details
3/14/2016Northland SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform$20.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Earnings by Quarter for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Earnings History by Quarter for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017Q1 2017($0.09)($0.14)$22.00 million$21.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.03$43.10 million$42.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2015Q414($0.63)$50.70 million$43.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1($0.58)$38.91 million$42.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2013Q3($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/2/2013Q4 12$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.10 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.79 EPS


Dividend History for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.38%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 40.92%
Insider Trades by Quarter for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/24/2015William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy601,200$11.00$6,613,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015Lloyd I Miller IIIInsiderSell25,000$11.00$275,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Lloyd I Miller IIIInsiderSell47,400$11.00$521,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Lloyd I Miller IIIMajor ShareholderBuy17,485$10.74$187,788.90View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Kenneth H TraubDirectorBuy5,000$10.99$54,950.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013David StehlinCEOBuy1,000$11.44$11,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013David StehlinCEOBuy1,000$8.49$8,490.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Glenn H TongueDirectorSell28,045$9.00$252,405.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2012William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy1,296,100$0.50$648,050.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
Latest Headlines for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
DateHeadline logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine - May 21 at 8:38 PM logoMRV to Participate at the 18th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference - May 17 at 6:35 PM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers MRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) to Sell - May 14 at 9:12 AM logoETFs with exposure to MRV Communications, Inc. : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 6:10 PM logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Releases Earnings Results - May 6 at 1:00 AM logoMRV Communications, Inc. :MRVC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 6:58 PM logoInvestor Network: MRV Communications, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 4 at 6:45 PM logoEdited Transcript of MRVC earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 4 at 6:45 PM logoMRV Introduces Its Compact Optical Transport Solution for Data Center Interconnect, OD-4-DCI - May 4 at 1:04 AM logoMRV Reports First-Quarter Results - May 4 at 1:04 AM logoMRV Communications reports 1Q loss - May 3 at 6:52 PM logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest - May 3 at 7:26 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect MRV Communications (MRVC) Stock Price - May 2 at 8:52 AM logoMRV to Announce First-Quarter 2017 Results - April 25 at 8:12 AM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect MRV Communications (MRVC) Stock Price - April 24 at 9:00 PM logoMRV Communications (MRVC) Given Daily News Impact Score of -0.25 - April 21 at 7:50 AM logoMRV Metro Optical Transport Solution Enables Enhanced Service Capabilities for Regional Communications Service Provider Within the State of Oklahoma - April 18 at 10:19 AM logoThird Largest Shareholder Announces Nominations At EnerNOC, Inc., Concerned Shareholders Issue Open Letter To Fellow Shareholders - April 18 at 10:19 AM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact MRV Communications (MRVC) Share Price - April 17 at 11:03 PM logoSyndeo Network Selects MRV's OptiDriver® Metro Optical Transport Solution to Upgrade its Regional WDM Backbone Network - April 7 at 11:18 AM logoZacks: MRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Receives Consensus Rating of "" from Analysts - March 31 at 2:08 PM logoMRV Communications (MRVC) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue? - March 24 at 8:58 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as Finisar's Quarterly Revenue Grew 23%, Adjusted EPS Rocketed 136% - March 23 at 8:49 AM logo9:53 am MRV Comms reports Q4 earnings; revenues grew 13% y/y (no estimates) - March 10 at 7:56 PM logoMRV Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results - March 9 at 6:27 PM logoMRV COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Ex - March 9 at 6:27 PM logoQ4 2016 MRV Communications Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - March 9 at 8:36 AM logoMRV Enables Standards-based SDN Integration for its Pro-Vision® Lifecycle Service Orchestration Platform - March 8 at 9:52 AM logoMRV to Announce Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results - March 3 at 6:39 PM logoMRV Communications (MRVC): Moving Average Crossover Alert - November 29 at 2:45 PM logoMRV to Present at the 9th Annual LD Micro Main Event - November 29 at 2:45 PM logoMRV to Participate at the Drexel Hamilton Emerging Growth Conference - November 21 at 11:32 AM logoMRV COMMUNICATIONS INC Financials - November 10 at 5:59 PM logoMRV Communications and Sandvine to Demonstrate NFV-based Next Generation Application-Aware Networking at MEF16 - November 3 at 6:20 PM logoMRV Communications Chosen as a Finalist in the Fierce Innovation Awards 2016: Telecom Edition - November 3 at 6:20 PM logoQ3 2016 MRV Communications Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - November 3 at 10:08 AM logoMRV to Announce Third Quarter 2016 Results - October 31 at 12:55 PM logoMRV Communications’ OptiPacket OP-X1 Wins the 2016 TMC Labs Innovation Award - October 12 at 11:36 AM logoMRV Communications’ OptiPacket Platform Achieves MEF’s 100 GbE Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Certification - September 27 at 10:50 AM logoTMC Honors MRV Communications’ OptiPacket OP-X1 with a 2016 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award - September 8 at 10:05 AM logoMRV Communications' LX Series Out-of-Band Networking Solution Achieves FIPS 140-2 Certification - August 26 at 9:19 AM logoMRV Communications’ LX Series Out-of-Band Networking Solution Achieves FIPS 140-2 Certification - August 24 at 6:04 PM logoMRV to Participate at the 5th Annual Gateway Conference - August 23 at 10:42 AM logoQ2 2016 MRV Communications Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - August 4 at 9:27 AM logoMRV’s Packet and Optical Technology Transforms Cross River Fiber from Dark Fiber Provider to Intelligent Managed Network Provider - August 3 at 9:35 AM logoMRV to Announce Second Quarter 2016 Results - July 29 at 7:05 AM logoMRV Joins the Open Invention Network Community, Further Demonstrating its Commitment to Open Source Innovation - July 26 at 8:00 AM logoThe Markley Group Chooses MRV’s OptiDriver Solution to Support Mission-Critical Facilities in New England - July 13 at 10:09 AM logoMRV Extends Its OptiDriver Optical Transport Product Portfolio to Include Lower Power, Higher Density 1RU Flexible Access Solution - June 27 at 9:55 AM logoMRV Communications (MRVC) is in Overbought Territory: What's Next? - June 16 at 8:20 AM



MRV Communications (MRVC) Chart for Wednesday, May, 24, 2017

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