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NASDAQ:OCC - Optical Cable Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.01 (+0.43 %)
(As of 03/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.34
50-Day Range
MA: $2.94
52-Week Range
Now: $2.34
Volume6,652 shs
Average Volume10,385 shs
Market Capitalization$17.46 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Optical Cable Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells fiber optic and copper data communications cabling and connectivity solutions primarily for the enterprise market in the United States and internationally. The company provides fiber optic cables for high bandwidth transmission of data, video, and voice communications; and copper datacom cables, including unshielded and shielded twisted pair. It also offers fiber optic connectivity products, including fiber optic wall mounts, cabinet mount and rack mount enclosures, pre-terminated fiber optic enclosures, fiber optic connectors, splice trays, fiber optic jumpers, plug and play cassette modules, pre-terminated fiber optic cable assemblies, adapters, and accessories. In addition, the company provides copper connectivity products comprising category compliant patch panels, jacks, plugs, patch cords, faceplates, surface mounted boxes, distribution and multi-media boxes, copper rack mount and wall mount enclosures, cable assemblies, cable organizers, and other wiring products for datacenter, telecommunications closet, equipment room, and workstation applications. Further, it offers network, data storage, and telecommunications management systems, such as data cabinets, wall-mount enclosures, cable management systems, and open frame relay racks for enterprise and residential use; and datacom wiring products, such as various enclosures, modules, and modular outlets for single dwelling and multiple dwelling residential uses. Additionally, the company provides specialty fiber optic connectors and connectivity components, ruggedized copper datacom connectors, and related systems and solutions for military, other harsh environment, and specialty applications. It sells its products to distributors, original equipment manufacturers, value-added resellers, and end-users. Optical Cable Corporation was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Nonferrous wiredrawing & insulating
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OCC



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$71.32 million
Book Value$2.51 per share


Net Income$-5,670,000.00


Market Cap$17.46 million
Next Earnings Date6/9/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Optical Cable (NASDAQ:OCC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Optical Cable's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Optical Cable's stock was trading at $2.95 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, OCC stock has decreased by 20.7% and is now trading at $2.34. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Optical Cable's next earnings date?

Optical Cable is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 9th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Optical Cable.

How were Optical Cable's earnings last quarter?

Optical Cable Co. (NASDAQ:OCC) posted its earnings results on Monday, March, 16th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.35) EPS for the quarter. The communications equipment provider earned $12.89 million during the quarter. Optical Cable had a negative return on equity of 23.39% and a negative net margin of 7.34%. View Optical Cable's earnings history.

Has Optical Cable been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about OCC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Optical Cable earned a news impact score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutOptical Cable.

Are investors shorting Optical Cable?

Optical Cable saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 3,500 shares, an increase of 25.0% from the February 27th total of 2,800 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Optical Cable's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Optical Cable's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Optical Cable own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Optical Cable investors own include NovaBay Pharmaceuticals (NBY), Sierra Oncology (SRRA), Achieve Life Sciences (ACHV), Co-Diagnostics (CODX), Digital Ally (DGLY), FuelCell Energy (FCEL), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), Inpixon (INPX), Kopin (KOPN) and Novavax (NVAX).

Who are Optical Cable's key executives?

Optical Cable's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Neil D. Wilkin Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)
  • Ms. Tracy G. Smith, Sr. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Phil Peters, VP of HR

What is Optical Cable's stock symbol?

Optical Cable trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OCC."

Who are Optical Cable's major shareholders?

Optical Cable's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.53%). Company insiders that own Optical Cable stock include Lidgren Lars, Neil D Wilkin Jr and Randall H Frazier. View institutional ownership trends for Optical Cable.

Which institutional investors are selling Optical Cable stock?

OCC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Optical Cable.

How do I buy shares of Optical Cable?

Shares of OCC 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Optical Cable's stock price today?

One share of OCC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.34.

How big of a company is Optical Cable?

Optical Cable has a market capitalization of $17.46 million and generates $71.32 million in revenue each year. Optical Cable employs 376 workers across the globe. View additional information about Optical Cable.

What is Optical Cable's official website?

The official website for Optical Cable is http://www.occfiber.com/.

How can I contact Optical Cable?

Optical Cable's mailing address is 5290 CONCOURSE DRIVE, ROANOKE VA, 24019. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 540-265-0690 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Optical Cable (NASDAQ OCC)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  104 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  107 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  211
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Optical Cable and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OCC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OCC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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