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

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$4.65 -0.09 (-1.90 %)
(As of 03/25/2019 03:43 PM ET)
Previous Close$4.74
Today's Range$4.65 - $4.67
52-Week Range$2.65 - $6.40
Volume2,176 shs
Average Volume44,060 shs
Market Capitalization$34.60 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$87.83 million
Cash Flow$0.3670 per share
Book Value$3.48 per share


Net Income$1.06 million


Market Cap$34.60 million
Next Earnings Date6/10/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

Optical Cable (NASDAQ:OCC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Optical Cable's stock symbol?

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

How were Optical Cable's earnings last quarter?

Optical Cable Co. (NASDAQ:OCC) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 12th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.44) EPS for the quarter. The communications equipment provider earned $16.75 million during the quarter. Optical Cable had a negative return on equity of 7.19% and a negative net margin of 2.10%. View Optical Cable's Earnings History.

When is Optical Cable's next earnings date?

Optical Cable is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Optical Cable.

Has Optical Cable been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about OCC stock has trended positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Optical Cable earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

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 Pieris Pharmaceuticals (PIRS), Micron Technology (MU), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Novavax (NVAX), Veru (VERU), Acacia Research (ACTG), Genocea Biosciences (GNCA), Key Energy Services (KEG), KEMET (KEM) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Optical Cable's key executives?

Optical Cable's management team includes the folowing 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

Who are Optical Cable's major shareholders?

Optical Cable's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.82%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.82%) and Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management LLC (1.37%). Company insiders that own Optical Cable stock include John B Williamson III, Neil D Wilkin Jr and Randall H Frazier. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Optical Cable.

Which institutional investors are buying Optical Cable stock?

OCC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Optical Cable stock in the last two years include John B Williamson III and Neil D Wilkin Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Optical Cable's stock price today?

One share of OCC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.65.

How big of a company is Optical Cable?

Optical Cable has a market capitalization of $34.60 million and generates $87.83 million in revenue each year. Optical Cable employs 376 workers across the globe.

What is Optical Cable's official website?

The official website for Optical Cable is

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:  89 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  179
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 3/25/2019 by Staff

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