About Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)
Quarterhill 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
Industry Holding Companies
Trailing P/E Ratio3.47
Forward P/E Ratio3.27
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$92.88 million
Price / Sales2.34
Cash Flow$0.42 per share
Price / Cash4.32
Book Value$2.06 per share
Price / Book0.89
Net Income$11.05 million
Return on Equity23.28%
Return on Assets19.60%
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Frequently Asked Questions
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 9th. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Friday, January 5th. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 14th. View Wi-LAN's Dividend History.
How were Wi-LAN's earnings last quarter?
Wi-LAN Inc (NASDAQ:QTRH) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.10 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $16 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.46 million. Wi-LAN had a net margin of 21.94% and a return on equity of 23.28%. Wi-LAN's revenue was down 54.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.09 earnings per share. View Wi-LAN's Earnings History.
When will Wi-LAN make its next earnings announcement?
Where is Wi-LAN's stock going? Where will Wi-LAN's stock price be in 2017?
1 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Wi-LAN's stock. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Wi-LAN's stock price to reach $5.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Wi-LAN.
Who are some of Wi-LAN's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Wi-LAN include CRA International,Inc. (CRAI), Veritone (VERI), Wandisco (WANSF), Hill International (HIL), Franklin Covey (FC), Collectors Universe (CLCT), Acacia Research (ACTG), Information Services Group (III), General Finance (GFN), PRGX Global (PRGX), StarTek (SRT), Liquidity Services (LQDT), PFSweb (PFSW), ShotSpotter (SSTI), Carillion (CIOIF), Everspin Tech (MRAM), Performant Financial (PFMT) and DLH (DLHC).
Who are Wi-LAN's key executives?
Wi-LAN's management team includes the folowing people:
- W. Paul McCarten, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 72)
- James Douglas Skippen, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Legal Officer, Director (Age 54)
- Robert S. Bramson, Director (Age 78)
- Michel Tewfik Fattouche, Director (Age 60)
- Roxanne Anderson, Independent Director (Age 55)
- John Kendall Gillberry, Independent Director (Age 60)
- Ronald Sheldon Laurie, Independent Director (Age 75)
How do I buy Wi-LAN stock?
Shares of Wi-LAN 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 Wi-LAN's stock price today?
One share of Wi-LAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.83.
How big of a company is Wi-LAN?
Wi-LAN has a market capitalization of $197.38 million and generates $92.88 million in revenue each year. The company earns $11.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.26 on an earnings per share basis. Wi-LAN employs 47 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Wi-LAN?
Wi-LAN's mailing address is 303 TERRY FOX DRIVE SUITE 300, OTTAWA A6, K2K 3J1. The company can be reached via phone at 613-688-4900 or via email at [email protected]
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Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH) Earnings History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/8/2018|| || || || || || || || |
|5/4/2017||3/31/2017||$0.09||($0.06)||$26.47 million||$7.58 million||View||Listen|
|2/9/2017||Q416||$0.06||$0.07||$19.79 million||$30.20 million||View||Listen|
|11/3/2016||Q316||$0.09||$0.01||$21.25 million||$16.60 million||View||N/A|
|7/28/2016||Q216||$0.10||$0.06||$23.46 million||$16.00 million||View||N/A|
|4/27/2016||Q116||$0.11||$0.16||$27.70 million||$30.10 million||View||N/A|
|2/4/2016||Q415||$0.09||$0.13||$21.50 million||$26.00 million||View||N/A|
|11/4/2015||Q315||$0.09||$0.10||$23.90 million||$21.40 million||View||N/A|
|7/29/2015||Q215||$0.17||$0.21||$34.10 million||$35.00 million||View||N/A|
|4/29/2015||Q115||$0.05||$0.06||$20.30 million||$20.40 million||View||N/A|
|1/29/2015||Q414||$0.09||$0.10||$23.00 million||$22.10 million||View||N/A|
|10/29/2014||Q314||$0.10||$0.11||$22.20 million||$24.60 million||View||N/A|
|7/30/2014||Q214||$0.10||$0.14||$21.53 million||$25.70 million||View||N/A|
|4/30/2014||Q114||$0.10||$0.14||$23.22 million||$26.00 million||View||N/A|
|1/30/2014||Q413||$0.12||$0.14||$28.41 million||$29.20 million||View||N/A|
|8/8/2013||Q213||$0.01||($0.01)||$18.01 million||$19.90 million||View||N/A|
|5/8/2013||Q113||$0.01||$18.42 million||$1.40 million||View||N/A|
|3/6/2013||Q412||$0.07||$0.06||$21.85 million||$21.20 million||View||N/A|
|11/6/2012||Q312||$0.08||$0.08||$21.08 million||$21.30 million||View||N/A|
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Earnings Estimates
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.49
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Dividend Information
|Payout Ratio:||15.39% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
7.14% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
21.05% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading History for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH) News Headlines
|Wi-LAN Inc to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.01 (QTRH)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 1:18 PM
|Zacks Investment Research Lowers Wi-LAN (QTRH) to Hold|
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 6:18 AM
|WiLAN Subsidiary Enters into License Agreement with ISSI|
www.prnewswire.com - November 27 at 6:49 AM
|Q3 2017 Earnings Estimate for Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH) Issued By Cormark|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 10 at 12:26 PM
|Cormark Equities Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 9 at 1:56 PM
|Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday|
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 2:44 AM
|Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH) Raised to Buy at Zacks Investment Research|
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 11:04 PM
|Quarterhill to Announce Q3 2017 Financial Results|
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 4:26 PM
|Wi-LAN Inc to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.27 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts (QTRH)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 6:02 AM
|Q3 2017 EPS Estimates for Wi-LAN Inc Raised by Cormark (QTRH)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 7:46 AM
|Quarterhill, Inc. : QTRH-US: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 3, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:23 AM
|Quarterhill, Inc.: Strong price momentum but may lack support from fundamentals?|
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:23 AM
|Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH) Expected to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.03 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 11:20 AM
|WiLAN, a Quarterhill Company, and Samsung Enter Into New Comprehensive License Agreement|
www.bizjournals.com - September 29 at 7:20 PM
|Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 15, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 3:24 PM
|Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH) Raises Dividend to $0.01 Per Share|
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:16 PM
|Wi-LAN Inc (QTRH) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS|
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 7:46 PM
|Wi-LAN Inc (NASDAQ:QTRH) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday|
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 7:22 AM
|Quarterhill Acquires Belgium's iCOMS Detections S.A.|
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 6:24 AM
|Quarterhill goes ex-dividend tomorrow|
seekingalpha.com - June 14 at 12:33 AM
|Quarterhill Inc. (QTRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 13, 2017 - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - June 12 at 7:02 PM
Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) SEC Filings
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Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH) Stock Chart for Tuesday, December, 12, 2017