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: Technology
  • Industry: Broadcasting Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MRVC
  • CUSIP: N/A
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Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.35
  • 52 Week Range: $7.05 - $13.03
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -12.63
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
  • Net Margins: -10.63%
  • Return on Equity: -30.83%
  • Return on Assets: -13.90%
  • Current Ratio: 1.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.53%
  • Average Volume: 34,930 shs.
  • Beta: -1.88

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.08. The business had revenue of $19.73 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $22 million. MRV Communications had a negative net margin of 10.63% and a negative return on equity of 30.83%. View MRV Communications' Earnings History.

Where is MRV Communications' stock going? Where will MRV Communications' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for MRV Communications' shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate MRV Communications' share price to reach $14.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for MRV Communications.

Who are some of MRV Communications' key competitors?

Who are MRV Communications' key executives?

MRV Communications' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kenneth H. Traub, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Mark J. Bonney, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Robert M. Pons, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Stephen Krulik CPA, Chief Financial Officer
  • Adam Scheer, Senior Vice President - Product Line Management and Corporate Development
  • Brian J. Bellinger, Director
  • Jeffrey M. Tuder, Director
  • Jeannie H. Diefenderfer, Independent Director
  • Matthew Stecker J.D., Independent Director

Who owns MRV Communications stock?

MRV Communications' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include ADVA NA HOLDINGS, INC. (38.90%), RAGING CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC (31.40%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.12%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.72%), Spark Investment Management LLC (0.25%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.16%). 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 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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 Vanguard Group Inc.. 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.

What is MRV Communications' stock price today?

One share of MRV Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.98.

MarketBeat Community Rating for MRV Communications (NASDAQ MRVC)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  49 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  62 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  111
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MRV Communications 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 MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $14.00 (40.35% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/4/2017Northland SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$14.00HighView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 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
8/2/2017Q2 2017$0.01($0.07)$22.00 million$19.73 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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: $0.030 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.790 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: 5.46%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 40.88%
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 logoADVA Optical Networking Completes Tender Offer for Acquisition of MRV Communications, Inc. - August 14 at 7:31 AM logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - August 3 at 2:52 PM logoFinancial Analysis: Iteris (ITI) vs. MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC) - July 20 at 6:27 PM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of MRV Communications, Inc. - MRVC - July 13 at 6:57 AM logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research - July 9 at 10:58 PM logoNorthland Securities Reiterates "$14.00" Price Target for MRV Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRVC) - July 9 at 5:28 PM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of MRV Communications, Inc. to ADVA Optical Networking is Fair to ... - July 9 at 12:06 PM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of MRV Communications, Inc. to ADVA Optical Networking is Fair to Shareholders - July 8 at 12:45 PM logoWEISSLAW LLP: MRV Communications, Inc. Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of MRVC Shareholders - July 7 at 7:32 AM logoMRV COMMUNICATIONS, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation of Buyout - July 7 at 7:32 AM logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces an Investigation of MRV Communications, Inc. -MRVC - July 7 at 7:32 AM logoComparing Chyronhego Corp (CHYR) & MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC) - July 6 at 6:20 PM logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Lowered to "Market Perform" at Northland Securities - July 5 at 9:50 AM logoMRV Communications (MRVC) to be Acquired by ADVA Optical Networking for $10/Sh - July 4 at 2:33 AM logoADVA Optical Networking Enters Into Agreement to Acquire MRV Communications, Inc. - July 2 at 8:01 PM logoMRV Communications (MRVC) & Iteris (ITI) Financial Survey - July 1 at 2:24 PM logoHead-To-Head Contrast: NETGEAR (NTGR) & MRV Communications (MRVC) - June 27 at 8:21 AM logoMRV Introduces 200G Optical Transport Solutions for Data Center Interconnect and Telecom Applications - June 6 at 9:17 AM logoMRV Communications, Inc. (MRVC) Rating Increased to Sell at ValuEngine - June 4 at 7:18 AM logoMRV Communications (MRVC) Presents At 18th Annual B. Riley & Co. Institutional Investor Conference - Slideshow - May 27 at 5:36 AM logoMRV Communications, Inc. to Present at the 7th Annual LD Micro Invitational - May 26 at 4:22 AM 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



MRV Communications (MRVC) Chart for Thursday, September, 21, 2017

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