NASDAQ:MXWL - Maxwell Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.12 -0.14 (-6.19 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 02:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.12
Today's Range$2.09 - $2.29
52-Week Range$2.09 - $6.27
Volume250,125 shs
Average Volume255,788 shs
Market Capitalization$97.24 million
P/E Ratio-2.33
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.39
Maxwell Technologies, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets energy storage and power delivery products worldwide. The company provides ultracapacitor cells, multi-cell packs, modules, and subsystems that provide energy storage and power delivery solutions for applications in automotive, grid energy storage, wind, bus, industrial, and truck industries; and lithium-ion capacitors, which are energy storage devices designed to address various applications in the rail, grid, and industrial markets. It also offers CONDIS high-voltage capacitors, such as grading and coupling capacitors, electric voltage transformers, and metering products that are used to ensure the safety and reliability of electric utility infrastructure and other applications, including transport, distribution, and measurement of high-voltage electrical energy. In addition, the company provides dry battery electrodes for use in electric vehicles. It markets and sells its products through direct and indirect sales channels to integrators and OEMs for use in a range of end products. The company was formerly known as Maxwell Laboratories, Inc. and changed its name to Maxwell Technologies, Inc. in 1996. Maxwell Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Miscellaneous electrical machinery, equipment, & supplies
Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:MXWL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP57776710
Phone858-503-3200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.34
Current Ratio3.22
Quick Ratio1.91

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-2.33
Forward P/E Ratio-2.21
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$130.37 million
Price / Sales0.75
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book Value$2.86 per share
Price / Book0.74

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.91)
Net Income$-43,120,000.00
Net Margins-31.86%
Return on Equity-35.32%
Return on Assets-18.34%

Miscellaneous

Employees461
Outstanding Shares45,870,000
Market Cap$97.24 million
OptionableOptionable

Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) Frequently Asked Questions

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) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The electronics maker reported ($0.16) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.18) by $0.02. The electronics maker had revenue of $33.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $34.04 million. Maxwell Technologies had a negative net margin of 31.86% and a negative return on equity of 35.32%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 5.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.13) earnings per share. View Maxwell Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Maxwell Technologies' next earnings date?

Maxwell Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Maxwell Technologies.

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

Maxwell Technologies updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.18) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($0.15). The company issued revenue guidance of $25-27 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $36.17 million.Maxwell Technologies also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to $-0.18--0.18 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MXWL?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Maxwell Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect Maxwell Technologies' share price to reach $5.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 151.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Maxwell Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Maxwell Technologies?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Maxwell Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Maxwell Technologies.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Maxwell Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Maxwell Technologies stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Maxwell Technologies aims at optimizing energy storage portfolio to transition its business to higher growth opportunities in a large and growing addressable market worth $1.4 billion, by 2022. Its automotive business, which has historically contributed a modest, but consistent revenue stream to the company, has the largest growth potential according to management. However, in recent times, some of Maxwell’s China-based customers have asked for longer payment terms that indicate a tightening of cash leaving the country. Also, a major challenge for Maxwell is its dependence on a limited number of customers and vertical markets, which may experience slower rates of growth when there are changes in government policies and subsidy programs. Its shares also underperformed its industry in a year's time." (10/9/2018)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We are assuming coverage with a HOLD rating and a 12-month price target of $5.00, which is based on our DCF analysis, using a 5% terminal growth rate and FY2019 sales estimate of $151.3M." (8/3/2018)

Has Maxwell Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about MXWL stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Maxwell Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the electronics maker a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Maxwell Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Maxwell Technologies' key executives?

Maxwell Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Franz J. Fink, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. David Lyle, Sr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Everett E. Wiggins III, VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Ms. Kimberly Tom, Director of Fin. & Investor Relations
  • Mrs. Emily Lough, Corp. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

Who are Maxwell Technologies' major shareholders?

Maxwell Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include AWM Investment Company Inc. (6.37%), BlackRock Inc. (6.27%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.18%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.41%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (1.49%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.73%). Company insiders that own Maxwell Technologies stock include David Lyle, Franz Fink, Ilya Golubovich and Jorg Buchheim. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Maxwell Technologies.

Which major investors are buying Maxwell Technologies stock?

MXWL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AWM Investment Company Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., B. Riley Financial Inc. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Maxwell Technologies stock in the last two years include David Lyle, Franz Fink, Ilya Golubovich and Jorg Buchheim. View Insider Buying and Selling for Maxwell Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Maxwell Technologies?

Shares of MXWL 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 Maxwell Technologies' stock price today?

One share of MXWL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.12.

How big of a company is Maxwell Technologies?

Maxwell Technologies has a market capitalization of $97.24 million and generates $130.37 million in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $-43,120,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.91) on an earnings per share basis. Maxwell Technologies employs 461 workers across the globe.

What is Maxwell Technologies' official website?

The official website for Maxwell Technologies is http://www.maxwell.com.

How can I contact Maxwell Technologies?

Maxwell Technologies' mailing address is 3888 CALLE FORTUNADA, SAN DIEGO CA, 92123. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 858-503-3200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ MXWL)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  299 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  554
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Maxwell Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MXWL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MXWL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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