Maxwell Technologies Company Profile (NASDAQ:MXWL)

About Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)

Maxwell Technologies logoMaxwell Technologies, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets energy storage and power delivery products for transportation, industrial, information technology and other applications and microelectronic products for space and satellite applications. The Company offers three product lines: Ultracapacitors, High-Voltage Capacitors and Radiation-Hardened Microelectronic Products. The Company's ultracapacitor cells and multi-cell packs, and modules provide energy storage and power delivery solutions for applications in multiple industries. The Company offers ultracapacitor cells with capacitances ranging from 1 to 3,400 farads. It designs and manufactures CONDIS high-voltage capacitors. These products include grading and coupling capacitors and electric voltage transformers. The Company's radiation-hardened microelectronic products for satellites and spacecraft include single board computers and components, such as high-density memory and data conversion modules.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Diversified Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Manufacturing Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MXWL
  • CUSIP: 57776710
  • Web: www.maxwell.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $178.04 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,196,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.87
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.28
  • 52 Week Range: $4.20 - $6.48
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -17.28
  • P/E Growth: -0.26
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $112.73 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.58
  • Book Value: $2.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.89
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($16,750,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -9.47%
  • Return on Equity: -15.23%
  • Return on Assets: -11.09%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 3.30%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.00%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 217,243 shs.
  • Beta: 0.79
  • Short Ratio: 8.5
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)

What is Maxwell Technologies' stock symbol?

Maxwell Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MXWL."

How were Maxwell Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Maxwell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 9th. The company reported ($0.23) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.27) by $0.04. The firm earned $26.69 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $25.79 million. Maxwell Technologies had a negative net margin of 9.47% and a negative return on equity of 15.23%. The firm's revenue was down 24.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.14) EPS. View Maxwell Technologies' Earnings History.

What guidance has Maxwell Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Maxwell Technologies issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of ($0.26)-($0.22) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of ($0.20). The company issued revenue guidance of $25-27 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $25.31 million.

Where is Maxwell Technologies' stock going? Where will Maxwell Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Maxwell Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $4.50 to $6.00. On average, they expect Maxwell Technologies' stock price to reach $5.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Maxwell Technologies.

Are investors shorting Maxwell Technologies?

Maxwell Technologies saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 1,574,659 shares, an increase of 0.7% from the April 13th total of 1,564,459 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 197,031 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 8.0 days.

Who are some of Maxwell Technologies' key competitors?

Who owns Maxwell Technologies stock?

Maxwell Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include VIEX CAPITAL ADVISORS, LLC (6.90%), VIEX Capital Advisors LLC (6.91%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (6.35%), Van Den Berg Management I Inc. (6.00%), VIEX CAPITAL ADVISORS, LLC (4.99%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (4.01%). Company insiders that own Maxwell Technologies stock include David Lyle and Roger L Howsmon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Maxwell Technologies.

Who sold Maxwell Technologies stock? Who is selling Maxwell Technologies stock?

Maxwell Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including VIEX Capital Advisors LLC, Royce & Associates LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Princeton Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Highbridge Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Maxwell Technologies.

Who bought Maxwell Technologies stock? Who is buying Maxwell Technologies stock?

Maxwell Technologies' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van Den Berg Management I Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, KBC Group NV, Geode Capital Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Maxwell Technologies.

How do I buy Maxwell Technologies stock?

Shares of Maxwell Technologies 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 Maxwell Technologies stock cost?

One share of Maxwell Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.53.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $5.50 (0.54% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/14/2017Roth CapitalReiterated RatingNeutral$6.00LowView Rating Details
4/14/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingNeutral$7.00 -> $6.00N/AView Rating Details
3/1/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016Canaccord GenuitySet Price TargetHold$4.50N/AView Rating Details
6/17/2015Northland SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$7.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Earnings by Quarter for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/9/2017Q1 17($0.27)($0.23)$25.79 million$26.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416($0.23)($0.23)$25.60 million$26.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316($0.22)($0.21)$25.59 million$25.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216($0.09)($0.13)$35.08 million$34.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116($0.16)($0.14)$34.60 million$35.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$0.01$0.02$48.82 million$49.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315($0.07)$0.01$40.99 million$45.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215($0.14)($0.14)$37.41 million$37.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115($0.07)($0.32)$37.61 million$34.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.01$0.02$50.50 million$52.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314($0.10)($0.08)$39.60 million$41.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.01($0.04)$45.86 million$46.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($0.08)$0.01$39.40 million$46.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413($0.04)($0.05)$36.51 million$39.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313($0.12)$0.23$36.75 million$51.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.11$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.03$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.04$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.07$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.05$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.01$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.04$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2011$0.04($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.70)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.60)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.33)($0.27)($0.30)
Q2 20172($0.16)($0.08)($0.12)
Q3 20172($0.13)($0.12)($0.13)
Q4 20172($0.19)($0.11)($0.15)
Q1 20181($0.19)($0.19)($0.19)
Q2 20181($0.16)($0.16)($0.16)
Q3 20181($0.16)($0.16)($0.16)
Q4 20181($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.72%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 50.22%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2016Roger L HowsmonDirectorBuy2,000$5.53$11,060.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016David LyleCFOSell5,693$5.77$32,848.61View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Franz FinkCEOBuy20,000$7.33$146,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Burkhard GoeschelDirectorBuy20,000$6.46$129,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Kevin RoyalCFOSell1,619$6.56$10,620.64View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell28,105$11.39$320,115.95View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Mark RossiDirectorBuy8,000$10.03$80,240.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell40,000$9.01$360,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell17,600$9.46$166,496.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Mark RossiDirectorBuy5,000$8.82$44,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Burkhard GoeschelDirectorBuy15,000$8.74$131,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014John WarwickCOOSell2,923$8.55$24,991.65View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell110,000$17.96$1,975,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell16,000$15.90$254,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell2,736$15.95$43,639.20View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell36,000$14.65$527,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell55,700$14.81$824,917.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Jose CortesDirectorSell50,000$12.30$615,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Jose CortesDirectorSell20,000$7.02$140,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Jose CortesDirectorSell30,000$9.22$276,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013David SchrammCEOSell1,689$9.27$15,657.03View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Robert GuyettDirectorBuy5,000$9.23$46,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012Jose CortesDirectorBuy8,000$6.28$50,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2012Jose CortesDirectorBuy57,400$6.28$360,472.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Jose CortesDirectorBuy60,000$6.32$379,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2012Mark RossiDirectorBuy10,000$7.70$77,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2012David SchrammCEOBuy10,000$7.73$77,300.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
Latest Headlines for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Short Interest Up 0.7% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Maxwell Technologies, Inc. : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 6:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Maxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $31.95 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Technologies, Inc. :MXWL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.16 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 4:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell (MXWL) Posts In-Line Q1 Loss, Revenues Top Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 12:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MXWL earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 12:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 10:44 PM
marketbeat.com logoMaxwell reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 9 at 7:04 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Maxwell Technologies Inc. Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - May 9 at 6:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Maxwell Technologies, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 6:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Technologies names Thibault Kassir VP and GM, Energy Storage Products
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 5:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Likely to Impact Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 12:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Completes Acquisition of Nesscap Energy Business
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Getting Very Favorable Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$25.2 Million in Sales Expected for Maxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 8:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 11:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Maxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.27 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Getting Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 5:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Getting Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 10:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies' (MXWL) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Roth Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMaxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) Earns Outperform Rating from Cowen and Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 11:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Maxwell Technologies, Inc. : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 7:39 PM
streetinsider.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Reports Agreement with Viex Capital Advisors - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 12 at 8:34 AM
prnewswire.com logoMaxwell Signs $47 Million Strategic Equity Investment Agreement with China's ...
www.prnewswire.com - April 11 at 11:06 AM
streetinsider.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) Announces $47M Strategic Equity Investment Agreement with China's SDIC Fund
www.streetinsider.com - April 11 at 11:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Technologies Announces Agreement with Viex Capital Advisors
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Signs $47 Million Strategic Equity Investment Agreement with China's SDIC Fund Management Co., Ltd.
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell (MXWL) Up 8.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 9:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell (MXWL) Initiatives, Nesscap Energy Buyout Bode Well
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoth Capital Analysts Give Maxwell Technologies Inc. (MXWL) a $6.00 Price Target
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 4:25 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMaxwell Technologies: Acquiring Nesscap Energy Part Of Aggressive Expansion - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 15 at 6:55 PM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Friday Option Activity: CMG, MXWL, FNSR
www.nasdaq.com - March 10 at 8:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMAXWELL TECHNOLOGIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Announces Participation in 29th Annual ROTH Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 6:32 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMAXWELL TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 6:48 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Maxwell Technologies Inc. Q4 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - March 1 at 10:45 AM
streetinsider.com logoMaxwell Technologies (MXWL) to Acquire Nesscap Energy
www.streetinsider.com - February 28 at 6:48 PM
rttnews.com logoMaxwell To Acquire Nesscap - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - February 28 at 6:48 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:15 pm Maxwell Tech misses by $0.04, beats on revs; guides Q1 EPS below consensus, revs in-line
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 6:48 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Technologies to Acquire Nesscap Energy Business
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 6:48 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMAXWELL TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Princ
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 6:48 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Maxwell Technologies Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMaxwell Announces July 13 as Updated Date for 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 5:58 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMAXWELL TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 5:58 PM

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