NASDAQ:PNTR - Pointer Telocation Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.53 -0.19 (-1.21 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$15.72Today's Range$15.50 - $15.7952-Week Range$10.25 - $16.16Volume72,954 shsAverage Volume31,076 shsMarket Capitalization$126.29 millionP/E Ratio15.23Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.5 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Pointer Telocation Ltd. provides mobile resource management (MRM) products and services for the automotive and insurance industries, and mobile assets management markets worldwide. It operates through MRM and Cellocator sgments. The MRM segment offers asset management, fleet management, stolen vehicle retrieval (SVR), and connected car services. The Cellocator segment designs, develops, and manufactures MRM products, such as fleet management products, including remote monitoring and control solutions comprising command and control center, and communications infrastructure; asset management products; and SVR products. The company was formerly known as Nexus Telocation Systems Ltd. and changed its name to Pointer Telocation Ltd. in January 2006. Pointer Telocation Ltd. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Rosh Haayin, Israel. Receive PNTR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PNTR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Radio & t.v. communications equipment Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:PNTR Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK920532 Webwww.pointer.com Phone972-3572-3111Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04 Current Ratio1.85 Quick Ratio1.48Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.23 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$77.79 million Price / Sales1.62 Cash Flow$1.3599 per share Price / Cash Flow11.42 Book Value$8.13 per share Price / Book1.91Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.02 Net Income$6.93 million Net Margins8.91% Return on Equity12.99% Return on Assets9.26%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares8,132,000Market Cap$126.29 million Next Earnings Date5/21/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable Pointer Telocation (NASDAQ:PNTR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Pointer Telocation's stock symbol? Pointer Telocation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PNTR." How were Pointer Telocation's earnings last quarter? Pointer Telocation Ltd (NASDAQ:PNTR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 28th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.28 by $0.10. Pointer Telocation had a net margin of 8.91% and a return on equity of 12.99%. View Pointer Telocation's Earnings History. When is Pointer Telocation's next earnings date? Pointer Telocation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Pointer Telocation. What price target have analysts set for PNTR? 2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Pointer Telocation's stock. Their predictions range from $15.72 to $17.00. On average, they expect Pointer Telocation's share price to reach $16.36 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Pointer Telocation. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pointer Telocation? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pointer Telocation in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Pointer Telocation. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Pointer Telocation stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Pointer Telocation stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Pointer Telocation Ltd provides range of services to insurance companies and automobile owners, including road-side assistance, vehicle towing, stolen vehicle retrieval, fleet management and other value added services. Pointer Telocation provides services, for the most part, in Israel, through its subsidiary Shagrir and in Argentina and Mexico through its local subsidiaries. " (1/15/2019) 2. HC Wainwright analysts commented, "We believe the company’s repositioning as an MRM pure play has provided strategic clarity for management to focus on a combination of new product introductions and M&A activity to increase market share. PNTR’s stock closed on $11.55 per share giving the company a market cap of approximately $94M and EV of $92M. This translates to 2019 P/E multiple of approximately 8.7x. This compares to industry average P/E multiple of approximately 16x for the same period." (12/12/2018) Has Pointer Telocation been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about PNTR stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pointer Telocation earned a daily sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Pointer Telocation's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Pointer Telocation include Harmonic (HLIT), Gilat Satellite Networks (GILT), Sierra Wireless (SWIR), CalAmp (CAMP), Ceragon Networks (CRNT), Maxar Technologies (MAXR), KVH Industries (KVHI), Energous (WATT), Airgain (AIRG), PC Tel (PCTI), Vuzix (VUZI), Aviat Networks (AVNW), SeaChange International (SEAC), Digital Ally (DGLY) and SGOCO Group (SGOC). What other stocks do shareholders of Pointer Telocation own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Pointer Telocation investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), SandRidge Mississippian Trust II (SDR), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), Arlington Asset Investment (AI), BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (BPT) and Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP). Who are Pointer Telocation's key executives? Pointer Telocation's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David Mahlab, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 62)Mr. Yaniv Dorani, Chief Financial Officer (Age 42)Eran Tibon, Chief Operational Officer (Age 58)Mr. Joshua Rozanski, VP of Sales and Marketing (Age 53)Mr. Ilan Goldstein, Gen. Mang. of Pointer Israel (Age 64) Who are Pointer Telocation's major shareholders? Pointer Telocation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd (5.81%), Delek Group Ltd. (2.18%), Menta Capital LLC (0.52%), Boston Partners (0.47%), B. Riley Financial Inc. (0.40%) and BlackRock Inc. (0.25%). Which major investors are selling Pointer Telocation stock? PNTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Delek Group Ltd., B. Riley Financial Inc. and Menta Capital LLC. Which major investors are buying Pointer Telocation stock? PNTR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, BlackRock Inc., Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd and Van ECK Associates Corp. How do I buy shares of Pointer Telocation? Shares of PNTR 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 Pointer Telocation's stock price today? One share of PNTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.53. How big of a company is Pointer Telocation? Pointer Telocation has a market capitalization of $126.29 million and generates $77.79 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $6.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.02 on an earnings per share basis. What is Pointer Telocation's official website? The official website for Pointer Telocation is http://www.pointer.com. How can I contact Pointer Telocation? Pointer Telocation's mailing address is 14 HAMELACHA STREET, ROSH HA`AYIN L3, 48091. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 972-3572-3111 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Pointer Telocation (NASDAQ PNTR)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 157 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 143 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 300MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pointer Telocation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PNTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PNTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are gap-down stocks?