NASDAQ:SMED - Sharps Compliance Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$3.07 -0.01 (-0.32 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 08:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.08
Today's Range$2.97 - $3.23
52-Week Range$2.97 - $5.15
Volume28,374 shs
Average Volume11,677 shs
Market Capitalization$49.53 million
P/E Ratio-76.75
Dividend YieldN/A
Sharps Compliance Corp. provides medical, pharmaceutical, and hazardous waste management services in the United States. It offers Sharps Recovery System for the containment, transportation, treatment, and tracking of medical waste and used healthcare materials generated outside the hospital and health care facility settings; TakeAway Medication Recovery System, a solution that facilitates the proper disposal of unused medications; MedSafe, a solution for the safe collection, transportation, and proper disposal of unwanted and expired prescription medications; and ComplianceTRAC, a Web-based compliance and training program. The company also provides Route-Based Pickup Service, a waste management service, which offers medical and hazardous waste pick-up services; TakeAway Recycle System, a solution for the collection and recycling of single-use medical devices from surgical centers and other healthcare facilities; and Universal Waste Shipback Systems, a solution for the collection, transportation, and recycling of light bulbs, batteries, and other mercury containing devices. In addition, it offers other solutions, such as TakeAway Environmental Return System, SharpsTracer, Sharps Secure, Needle Disposal System, Complete Needle Collection and Disposal System, Pitch-It IV Poles, Asset Return System, and Spill Kit and Recovery System, as well as Sharps MWMS, a medical waste management system. The company serves customers in home health care, retail clinics and immunizing pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers, professional offices, assisted living and long-term care facilities, government, consumers, and commercial markets, as well as distributors. Sharps Compliance Corp. was founded in 1992 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Sanitary services
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SMED
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05
Current Ratio2.74
Quick Ratio2.08


Trailing P/E Ratio-76.75
Forward P/E Ratio61.40
P/E Growth3.29

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$40.14 million
Price / Sales1.23
Cash Flow$0.0550 per share
Price / Cash Flow55.78
Book Value$1.57 per share
Price / Book1.96


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.04)
Net Income$-670,000.00
Net Margins-1.66%
Return on Equity-2.66%
Return on Assets-1.98%


Outstanding Shares16,080,000
Market Cap$49.53 million

Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ:SMED) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sharps Compliance's stock symbol?

Sharps Compliance trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SMED."

How were Sharps Compliance's earnings last quarter?

Sharps Compliance Corp. (NASDAQ:SMED) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 14th. The industrial products company reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.04. The industrial products company had revenue of $9.91 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.24 million. Sharps Compliance had a negative net margin of 1.66% and a negative return on equity of 2.66%. View Sharps Compliance's Earnings History.

When is Sharps Compliance's next earnings date?

Sharps Compliance is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sharps Compliance.

What price target have analysts set for SMED?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Sharps Compliance's shares. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Sharps Compliance's share price to reach $4.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 46.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sharps Compliance.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sharps Compliance?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sharps Compliance in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sharps Compliance.

Has Sharps Compliance been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about SMED stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sharps Compliance earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Sharps Compliance's key competitors?

Who are Sharps Compliance's key executives?

Sharps Compliance's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David P. Tusa, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Ms. Diana Precht Diaz CPA, M.B.A., CPA, MBA, VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Gregory C. Davis, VP of Operations (Age 51)
  • Mr. Dennis P. Halligan, VP of Marketing (Age 44)

Who are Sharps Compliance's major shareholders?

Sharps Compliance's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Quantum Capital Management (3.01%), Ingalls & Snyder LLC (2.18%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.00%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (1.62%) and Lapides Asset Management LLC (1.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sharps Compliance.

Which institutional investors are buying Sharps Compliance stock?

SMED stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ingalls & Snyder LLC, Quantum Capital Management, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Lapides Asset Management LLC and North Star Investment Management Corp.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sharps Compliance.

How do I buy shares of Sharps Compliance?

Shares of SMED 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 Sharps Compliance's stock price today?

One share of SMED stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.07.

How big of a company is Sharps Compliance?

Sharps Compliance has a market capitalization of $49.53 million and generates $40.14 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-670,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.04) on an earnings per share basis. Sharps Compliance employs 152 workers across the globe.

What is Sharps Compliance's official website?

The official website for Sharps Compliance is

How can I contact Sharps Compliance?

Sharps Compliance's mailing address is 9220 KIRBY DRIVE STE 500, HOUSTON TX, 77054. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 713-432-0300 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sharps Compliance (NASDAQ SMED)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  139 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  295
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sharps Compliance and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SMED will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SMED will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by Staff

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