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NASDAQ:REFRResearch Frontiers Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.41 (-8.44 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.45
50-Day Range
MA: $3.19
52-Week Range
Now: $4.45
Volume238,435 shs
Average Volume185,659 shs
Market Capitalization$139.77 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Research Frontiers Incorporated develops and markets technology and devices to control the flow of light worldwide. The company develops and licenses suspended particle device (SPD-Smart) light-control technology to companies that manufacture and market the SPD-Smart chemical emulsion, light-control film made from the chemical emulsion, the light-control panels made by laminating the film, and electronics to power end-products incorporating the film, as well as lamination services for and the end-products, such as windows, skylights, and sunroofs. Its SPD-Smart light-control technology is used in various product applications, including windows, sunshades, skylights, and interior partitions for homes and buildings; automotive windows, sunroofs, sun-visors, sunshades, rear-view mirrors, instrument panels, and navigation systems; aircraft windows; museum display panels and eyewear products; and flat panel displays for electronic products. The company serves automotive, aerospace and marine, and architectural industries. Research Frontiers Incorporated was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Woodbury, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.46 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Patent owners & lessors
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:REFR



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 million
Book Value$0.20 per share


Net Income$-3,810,000.00
Net Margins-241.90%


Market Cap$139.77 million
Next Earnings Date8/13/2020 (Estimated)

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Research Frontiers (NASDAQ:REFR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Research Frontiers' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Research Frontiers' stock was trading at $2.74 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, REFR shares have increased by 62.4% and is now trading at $4.45. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Research Frontiers' next earnings date?

Research Frontiers is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 13th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Research Frontiers.

How were Research Frontiers' earnings last quarter?

Research Frontiers, Inc. (NASDAQ:REFR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The technology company reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter. The technology company earned $0.36 million during the quarter. Research Frontiers had a negative net margin of 241.90% and a negative return on equity of 49.26%. View Research Frontiers' earnings history.

Has Research Frontiers been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about REFR stock has trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Research Frontiers earned a news sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutResearch Frontiers.

Are investors shorting Research Frontiers?

Research Frontiers saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,730,000 shares, a drop of 10.4% from the April 15th total of 1,930,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 134,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 12.9 days. Currently, 7.1% of the company's shares are sold short. View Research Frontiers' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Research Frontiers' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Research Frontiers own?

Who are Research Frontiers' key executives?

Research Frontiers' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph M. Harary, CEO, Pres, Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Seth L. Van Voorhees, CFO, VP of Bus. Devel., Treasurer & Pres of VariGuard Bus. Unit (Age 58)
  • Mr. Steven M. Slovak, VP of Technology (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael R. LaPointe, VP of Aerospace Products (Age 60)

What is Research Frontiers' stock symbol?

Research Frontiers trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "REFR."

Who are Research Frontiers' major shareholders?

Research Frontiers' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Geode Capital Management LLC (0.59%), Shufro Rose & Co. LLC (0.51%), Kingsview Wealth Management LLC (0.15%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.13%). Company insiders that own Research Frontiers stock include Alexander Kaganowicz, Darryl Daigle, Gregory George Grimes, Joseph M Harary, Kevin Douglas and Michael R Lapointe. View institutional ownership trends for Research Frontiers.

Which institutional investors are selling Research Frontiers stock?

REFR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shufro Rose & Co. LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for Research Frontiers.

Which institutional investors are buying Research Frontiers stock?

REFR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kingsview Wealth Management LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Research Frontiers stock in the last two years include Alexander Kaganowicz, Darryl Daigle, Joseph M Harary, and Kevin Douglas. View insider buying and selling activity for Research Frontiers.

How do I buy shares of Research Frontiers?

Shares of REFR 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Research Frontiers' stock price today?

One share of REFR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.45.

How big of a company is Research Frontiers?

Research Frontiers has a market capitalization of $139.77 million and generates $1.56 million in revenue each year. Research Frontiers employs 9 workers across the globe.

What is Research Frontiers' official website?

The official website for Research Frontiers is www.smartglass.com.

How can I contact Research Frontiers?

Research Frontiers' mailing address is 240 CROSSWAYS PARK DRIVE, WOODBURY NY, 11797. The technology company can be reached via phone at 516-364-1902 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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