Wi-LAN Company Profile (NASDAQ:QTRH)


Wi-LAN logoQuarterhill Inc, formerly Wi-LAN Inc, is a Canada-based investment holding company focused on growing its business by acquiring technology companies in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) across multiple verticals. The Company targets companies with a broad range of products and services that capture, analyze and interpret data, and that have financial performance, management teams, intellectual property underpinnings and opportunities to develop long-term recurring and growing revenue streams. The Company operates through its subsidiaries: Road Dynamics Inc, a highway traffic management technology company specializing in supplying products and systems to the global Intelligent Transportation Systems industry, VIZIYA Corp, a software and services provider to multi-national companies and Wi-LAN, with patent licensing business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Holding Companies - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:QTRH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.wilan.com
  • Market Cap: $170.74 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 118,572,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.69
  • 52 Week Range: $1.27 - $2.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.37
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $70.29 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.43
  • Book Value: $1.99 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.72
  • Annual Dividend: $0.04
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
  • EBIDTA: $37.51 million
  • Net Margins: -1.56%
  • Return on Equity: -0.46%
  • Return on Assets: -0.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.07%
  • Current Ratio: 9.79%
  • Quick Ratio: 9.79%
  • Average Volume: 116,003 shs.
  • Beta: 0.54
  • Short Ratio: 0.64
Frequently Asked Questions for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)

What is Wi-LAN's stock symbol?

Wi-LAN trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "QTRH."

How often does Wi-LAN pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Wi-LAN?

Wi-LAN declared a dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.0091 per share on Wednesday, July 5th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 13th. View Wi-LAN's Dividend History.

How were Wi-LAN's earnings last quarter?

Wi-LAN Inc (NASDAQ:QTRH) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.15. The business had revenue of $7.58 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $26.47 million. Wi-LAN had a negative return on equity of 0.46% and a negative net margin of 1.56%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 74.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.04 earnings per share. View Wi-LAN's Earnings History.

Where is Wi-LAN's stock going? Where will Wi-LAN's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Wi-LAN's shares. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Wi-LAN's share price to reach $5.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Wi-LAN.

Who are some of Wi-LAN's key competitors?

Who are Wi-LAN's key executives?

Wi-LAN's management team includes the folowing people:

  • W. Paul McCarten, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • James Douglas Skippen, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Legal Officer, Director
  • Michael Shaun McEwan, Chief Financial Officer
  • Kenneth Stanwood, President of Wi-LAN Labs, Inc.
  • Michael B. Vladescu, Chief Operating Officer
  • Andrew Parolin, Senior Vice President and Business Unit Leader
  • Doug MacCrae, Vice President - Finance
  • Prashant Watchmaker, Vice President - Corporate Legal & Corporate Secretary
  • Marc Frechette, Vice President, Business Unit Leader and Senior Patent Counsel
  • Paul J. Lerner, Vice President, Business Unit Leader and Senior Patent Counsel

How do I buy Wi-LAN stock?

Shares of Wi-LAN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Wi-LAN's stock price today?

One share of Wi-LAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.44.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  7 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  6 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  13
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $5.00 (247.22% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/11/2017Paradigm CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$5.00N/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016Canaccord GenuityUpgradeBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016CIBCUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)
Earnings by Quarter for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)
Earnings History by Quarter for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/20173/31/2017$0.09($0.06)$26.47 million$7.58 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q416$0.06$0.07$19.79 million$30.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.09$0.01$21.25 million$16.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.10$0.06$23.46 million$16.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.11$0.16$27.70 million$30.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.09$0.13$21.50 million$26.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.09$0.10$23.90 million$21.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.17$0.21$34.10 million$35.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.05$0.06$20.30 million$20.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.09$0.10$23.00 million$22.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.10$0.11$22.20 million$24.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.10$0.14$21.53 million$25.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.10$0.14$23.22 million$26.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.12$0.14$28.41 million$29.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q213$0.01($0.01)$18.01 million$19.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q113$0.01$18.42 million$1.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q412$0.07$0.06$21.85 million$21.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.08$0.08$21.08 million$21.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)

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Current Dividend Information for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)
Most Recent Dividend:7/5/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.04
Dividend Yield:2.78%
Payout Ratio:-400.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)

Dividend History by Quarter for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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Insider Trading History for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)
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This page was last updated on 7/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff