Wi-LAN Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:QTRH)

$1.83 0.17 (10.24 %)
(As of 12/12/2017 05:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.66
Today's Range$1.69 - $1.86
52-Week Range$1.26 - $2.20
Volume261,300 shs
Average Volume101,336 shs
Market Capitalization$197.38 million
P/E Ratio3.47
Dividend Yield2.41%
Beta0.57

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Holding Companies
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBusiness Services
SymbolNASDAQ:QTRH
CUSIPN/A
Phone613-688-4900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio3.07%
Quick Ratio2.93%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio3.47
Forward P/E Ratio3.27
P/E GrowthN/A

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

Profitability

Trailing EPS$0.26
Net Income$11.05 million
Net Margins21.94%
Return on Equity23.28%
Return on Assets19.60%

Miscellaneous

Employees47
Outstanding Shares118,630,000

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?

Wi-LAN is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Wi-LAN.

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?

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Wi-LAN (QTRH)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  43 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  47 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  90
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Wi-LAN and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 3.003.003.003.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $5.00$5.00$5.00$5.00
Price Target Upside: 187.36% upside187.36% upside187.36% upside187.36% upside

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice 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 12/12/2015 forward)

Earnings

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/8/2018        
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)

Estimates

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Earnings Estimates

2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.49
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.20
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q4 20171$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q1 20181$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20181$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q3 20181$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q4 20181$0.06$0.06$0.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:1/5/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.04
Dividend Yield:2.19%
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)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH)

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ:QTRH) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/9/2017Quarterly$0.0112/14/201712/15/20171/5/2018
8/10/2017Quarterly$0.019/14/20179/15/201710/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/4/2017$0.016/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
5/5/2017quarterly$0.012.36%6/13/20176/15/20177/5/2017
2/16/2017quarterly$0.012%3/20/20173/22/20174/5/2017
11/3/2016quarterly$0.012.76%12/13/201612/15/20161/4/2017
7/29/2016quarterly$0.012.07%9/14/20169/16/201610/6/2016
4/27/2016quarterly$0.011.77%6/9/20166/13/20167/7/2016
2/8/2016quarterly$0.013.2%3/18/20163/22/20164/6/2016
11/5/2015quarterly$0.013.21%12/11/201512/15/20151/6/2016
7/30/2015quarterly$0.047.93%9/16/20159/18/201510/6/2015
4/29/2015quarterly$0.047%6/10/20156/12/20157/3/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.046.17%3/19/20153/23/20154/7/2015
10/31/2014quarterly$0.045.36%12/10/201412/12/20141/7/2015
10/29/2014quarterly$0.051/7/201512/12/2014
7/31/2014quarterly$0.055.74%9/10/20149/12/201410/3/2014
4/30/2014quarterly$0.044.69%6/11/20146/13/20147/3/2014
1/31/2014quarterly$0.044.8%3/19/20143/21/20144/4/2014
11/7/2013quarterly$0.044.83%12/11/201312/13/20131/6/2014
8/9/2013quarterly$0.044.5%9/11/20139/13/201310/4/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.044.05%6/12/20136/14/20137/5/2013
3/7/2013quarterly$0.043.51%3/20/20133/22/20134/5/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH)

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Headlines

Wi-LAN (NASDAQ QTRH) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Wi-LAN Inc to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.01 (QTRH)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 HoldZacks Investment Research Lowers Wi-LAN (QTRH) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 5 at 6:18 AM
WiLAN Subsidiary Enters into License Agreement with ISSIWiLAN 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 CormarkQ3 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)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 ThursdayWi-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 ResearchWi-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 ResultsQuarterhill 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)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)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, 2017Quarterhill, 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?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 ShareWi-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 AgreementWiLAN, 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, 2017Quarterhill, 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 ShareWi-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 EPSWi-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 ThursdayWi-LAN Inc (NASDAQ:QTRH) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 7:22 AM
Quarterhill Acquires Belgiums iCOMS Detections S.A.Quarterhill Acquires Belgium's iCOMS Detections S.A.
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 6:24 AM
Quarterhill goes ex-dividend tomorrowQuarterhill goes ex-dividend tomorrow
seekingalpha.com - June 14 at 12:33 AM
Quarterhill Inc. (QTRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 13, 2017 - NasdaqQuarterhill Inc. (QTRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 13, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 12 at 7:02 PM

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