NASDAQ:OESX - Orion Energy Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.49 -0.02 (-1.32 %)
(As of 05/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.49
Today's Range$1.43 - $1.65
52-Week Range$0.53 - $1.69
Volume71,241 shs
Average Volume160,304 shs
Market Capitalization$44.07 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Orion Energy Systems, Inc. researches, designs, develops, manufactures, implements, markets, and sells energy management systems for the commercial office and retail, area lighting, and industrial markets in North America. The company operates in three segments: Orion U.S. Markets Division, Orion Engineered Systems Division, and Orion Distribution Services Division. It offers LED Troffer Door Retrofit for use in office or retail grid ceilings; and LED interior high bay lighting products, including Apollo class of LED interior fixtures designed for new construction and retrofit projects, as well as ISON class of LED interior fixtures. The company also provides an array of smart building control systems, which provide lighting control options and data intelligence capabilities for building managers under the InteLite brand or procured from third parties; and various other LED, HIF, and induction fixtures for lighting and energy management needs comprising fixtures for agribusinesses, parking lots, roadways, retail, mezzanine, outdoor applications, and private label resale. In addition, it offers lighting-related energy management services, such as site assessment, site field verification, utility incentive and government subsidy management, engineering design, project management, and installation; and sells and distributes replacement lamps and fixture components into the after-market. The company serves customers directly; and through independent sales agencies and distributors, and energy service companies and electrical contractors. Orion Energy Systems, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric lighting & wiring equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OESX



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$60.30 million
Book Value$0.81 per share


Net Income$-13,120,000.00


Market Cap$44.07 million
Next Earnings Date6/3/2019 (Estimated)

Orion Energy Systems (NASDAQ:OESX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Orion Energy Systems' stock symbol?

Orion Energy Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OESX."

How were Orion Energy Systems' earnings last quarter?

Orion Energy Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OESX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 7th. The electronics maker reported ($0.09) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.02. The electronics maker earned $13.82 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $14.80 million. Orion Energy Systems had a negative net margin of 12.43% and a negative return on equity of 35.15%. View Orion Energy Systems' Earnings History.

When is Orion Energy Systems' next earnings date?

Orion Energy Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June 3rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Orion Energy Systems.

What price target have analysts set for OESX?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Orion Energy Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $0.85 to $1.75. On average, they expect Orion Energy Systems' stock price to reach $1.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for Orion Energy Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Orion Energy Systems?

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

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Orion Energy Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Orion Energy Systems stock:
  • 1. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We expect Orion to generate revenues of $20.4M during F4Q19 and expect gross margin of 22.7%. We expect topline revenues to increase from $63.7M in FY2025, growing at a six-year CAGR of 17.4%. During the same period, we expect operating expenses to grow at a six-year CAGR of 7.5% from $21.1M in in FY2025. We arrive at our target price of $1.75 per share based on a DCF analysis which uses a discount rate of approximately 19.1% derived from the company’s weighted average cost of capital (WACC)." (4/3/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "ORION ENERGY SYSTEMS, INC. is a leading power technology enterprise that designs, manufactures and implements energy management systems, consisting primarily of high-performance, energy efficient lighting systems, controls and related services, for commercial and industrial customers without compromising their quantity or quality of light. " (2/12/2019)

Has Orion Energy Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about OESX stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Orion Energy Systems earned a coverage optimism score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the electronics maker a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Orion Energy Systems?

Orion Energy Systems saw a decrease in short interest during the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totalling 395,030 shares, a decrease of 47.2% from the March 29th total of 748,079 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 957,773 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.4 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Orion Energy Systems' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Orion Energy Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Orion Energy Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Orion Energy Systems investors own include Rio Tinto (RIO), Genetic Technologies (GENE), Payment Data Systems (PYDS), Baytex Energy (BTE), Antares Pharma (ATRS), ENGlobal (ENG), Enphase Energy (ENPH), Fibrocell Science (FCSC), Fluent (FLNT) and Intermolecular (IMI).

Who are Orion Energy Systems' key executives?

Orion Energy Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael W. Altschaefl, CEO & Board Chair (Age 60)
  • Mr. William T. Hull, CFO, Exec. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Scott A. Green, Exec. VP & COO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Marc Meade, Exec. VP (Age 34)
  • Mr. Steven R. Barth J.D., Outside Legal Counsel & Board Sec. (Age 60)

Who are Orion Energy Systems' major shareholders?

Orion Energy Systems' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include North Star Investment Management Corp. (11.95%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.04%) and Penbrook Management LLC (2.28%). Company insiders that own Orion Energy Systems stock include Anthony L Otten, Ellen B Richstone, John H Scribante, Kenneth M Young, Marc Meade, Mark C Williamson, Michael W Altschaefl, Scott A Green and William T Hull. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Orion Energy Systems.

Which institutional investors are buying Orion Energy Systems stock?

OESX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Star Investment Management Corp., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Penbrook Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Orion Energy Systems stock in the last two years include Anthony L Otten, Ellen B Richstone, Kenneth M Young, Marc Meade, Mark C Williamson, Michael W Altschaefl, Scott A Green and William T Hull. View Insider Buying and Selling for Orion Energy Systems.

How do I buy shares of Orion Energy Systems?

Shares of OESX 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 Orion Energy Systems' stock price today?

One share of OESX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.49.

How big of a company is Orion Energy Systems?

Orion Energy Systems has a market capitalization of $44.07 million and generates $60.30 million in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $-13,120,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.38) on an earnings per share basis. Orion Energy Systems employs 153 workers across the globe.

What is Orion Energy Systems' official website?

The official website for Orion Energy Systems is

How can I contact Orion Energy Systems?

Orion Energy Systems' mailing address is 2210 WOODLAND DRIVE, MANITOWOC WI, 54220. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 920-892-9340.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Orion Energy Systems (NASDAQ OESX)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  192 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  365
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Orion Energy Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OESX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OESX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by Staff

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