NASDAQ:QBAK - Qualstar Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$8.40 +0.03 (+0.36 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 02:13 AM ET)
Previous Close$8.40
Today's Range$8.2582 - $8.50
52-Week Range$5.55 - $13.50
Volume2,566 shs
Average Volume32,798 shs
Market Capitalization$16.69 million
P/E Ratio10.58
Dividend YieldN/A
Qualstar Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and sells power supplies under the N2Power brand name; and data storage systems under the Qualstar brand in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company offers switching power supplies that are used to convert AC line voltage to DC voltages, or DC voltages to other DC voltages for use in electronic equipment, such as telecommunications equipment, machine tools, routers, switches, wireless systems, and gaming devices. It also provides data storage devices used to store, retrieve, and manage electronic data primarily in network computing environments, as well as provide data storage solutions for organizations requiring backup, recovery, and archival storage of critical data. The company's tape libraries include cartridge tape drives, tape cartridges, and robotics that move the cartridges from their storage locations to the tape drives under software control. It serves original equipment manufacturers, information technology departments, and lower and middle market companies through distributor and reseller network, distributors, and independent outside sales representatives. Qualstar Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Simi Valley, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Magnetic & optical recording media
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio3.71
Quick Ratio3.05


Trailing P/E Ratio10.58
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.64 million
Price / Sales1.62
Cash Flow$0.3987 per share
Price / Cash21.07
Book Value$2.88 per share
Price / Book2.92


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$640,000.00
Net Margins13.11%
Return on Equity25.78%
Return on Assets18.03%


Outstanding Shares2,050,000
Market Cap$16.69 million

Qualstar (NASDAQ:QBAK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Qualstar's stock symbol?

Qualstar trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "QBAK."

How were Qualstar's earnings last quarter?

Qualstar Co. (NASDAQ:QBAK) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The electronics maker reported $0.23 EPS for the quarter. The electronics maker earned $3.23 million during the quarter. Qualstar had a return on equity of 25.78% and a net margin of 13.11%. View Qualstar's Earnings History.

When is Qualstar's next earnings date?

Qualstar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Qualstar.

Who are some of Qualstar's key competitors?

Who are Qualstar's key executives?

Qualstar's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Steven Nathan Bronson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Louann L. Negrete, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Randy D. Johnson, Director of Sales - N2power (Age 60)
  • Mr. Arun Vaishampayan, VP of Global Data Storage Sales
  • Ms. Alicia Hyde, VP of International Sales - European Market

Has Qualstar been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about QBAK stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Qualstar earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the electronics maker an impact score of 46.51 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Qualstar.

Who are Qualstar's major shareholders?

Qualstar's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.95%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.39%). Company insiders that own Qualstar stock include Leonard Hagan, Lloyd I Miller III, Steven N Bronson and William J Gervais. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Qualstar.

Which institutional investors are buying Qualstar stock?

QBAK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Qualstar stock in the last two years include Leonard Hagan and Steven N Bronson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Qualstar.

How do I buy shares of Qualstar?

Shares of QBAK 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 Qualstar's stock price today?

One share of QBAK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.40.

How big of a company is Qualstar?

Qualstar has a market capitalization of $16.69 million and generates $10.64 million in revenue each year. Qualstar employs 20 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Qualstar?

Qualstar's mailing address is 130 WEST COCHRAN STREET UNIT C, SIMI VALLEY CA, 93065. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 805-583-7744 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Qualstar (NASDAQ QBAK)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  58 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  75 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  133
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This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by Staff

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