Vuzix Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:VUZI)

About Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)

Vuzix Corporation logoVuzix Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, and sells wearable display devices in the United States and internationally. The company’s products are worn like eyeglasses that enable the user to view video and digital content, such as movies, computer data, the Internet, or video games. Its products include binocular wearable displays that contain two micro displays mounted in a frame attached to eyeglass-style temples or stereo headphones; monocular smart glasses products for the enterprise, industrial, and commercial markets, as well as video headphones; augmented reality products, which provide the user a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, and real-world environment; and video viewing glasses as mobile displays for entertainment and gaming for on-the-go users, as well as support for stepping into virtual worlds, simulations, and virtual reality gaming. The company sells its products under the Vuzix brand name. Vuzix Corporation offers its products directly to consumers, as well as through specialty retailers, online retailers, distributors, resellers, and Web stores. The company was formerly known as Icuiti Corporation and changed its name to Vuzix Corporation in 2007. Vuzix Corporation was founded in 1997 and is based in West Henrietta, New York.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Electronic Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VUZI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vuzix.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $124.05 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 20,674,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.14
  • 52 Week Range: $5.00 - $9.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -12.24
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.74 million
  • Price / Sales: 33.17
  • Book Value: $0.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 10.34
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: ($18,130,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -524.82%
  • Return on Equity: -143.10%
  • Return on Assets: -110.93%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 3.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.42%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 163,886 shs.
  • Beta: 0.19
  • Short Ratio: 22.19
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)

What is Vuzix Corporation's stock symbol?

Vuzix Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VUZI."

How were Vuzix Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.22) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.21) by $0.01. The company earned $1.33 million during the quarter. Vuzix Corporation had a negative return on equity of 143.10% and a negative net margin of 524.82%. View Vuzix Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Vuzix Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Vuzix Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Vuzix Corporation.

What guidance has Vuzix Corporation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Vuzix Corporation issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.22) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of ($0.22). The company issued revenue guidance of $1.33 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.17 million.

Where is Vuzix Corporation's stock going? Where will Vuzix Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Vuzix Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $11.00. On average, they expect Vuzix Corporation's stock price to reach $10.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vuzix Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Vuzix Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Vuzix Corporation stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Vuzix Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells display devices that are worn like eyeglasses and feature built-in video screens that enable the user to view video and digital content, such as movies, computer data, the Internet or video games. It produces both monocular and binocular Video Eyewear devices. The Company focuses on consumer markets for gaming and mobile video and on rugged mobile displays for defence and industrial applications. Vuzix Corporation is based in Rochester, New York. " (9/14/2017)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "Vuzix announced it has partnered with software developer Cyber Eyez (private) and the Wounded Warrior Program to be the exclusive provider supplying American veterans that have limited eye sight or blindness, with smart glasses." (9/6/2017)

Who are some of Vuzix Corporation's key competitors?

Who owns Vuzix Corporation stock?

Vuzix Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include HIRSCHMAN ORIN (6.60%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.17%), Carl Domino Inc (0.19%), GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.19%), ETF Managers Group LLC (0.18%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.15%). Company insiders that own Vuzix Corporation stock include Paul A Boris and Paul J Travers. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vuzix Corporation.

Who bought Vuzix Corporation stock? Who is buying Vuzix Corporation stock?

Vuzix Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., ETF Managers Group LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Carl Domino Inc and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Vuzix Corporation stock in the last two years include Paul A Boris and Paul J Travers. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vuzix Corporation.

How do I buy Vuzix Corporation stock?

Shares of Vuzix Corporation 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 Vuzix Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Vuzix Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.00.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ VUZI)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  84 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  60 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  144
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.50 (75.00% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/6/2017Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$11.00MediumView Rating Details
3/17/2017Chardan CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$10.00LowView Rating Details
12/10/2015HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuy$10.00N/AView Rating Details
12/10/2015Rodman & RenshawInitiated CoverageBuy$10.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Earnings by Quarter for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ VUZI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/13/2017($0.17)N/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q2 2017($0.21)($0.22)$1.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2017Q1 2017($0.22)($0.23)$0.73 million$1.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q316($0.24)($0.32)$1.54 million$0.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2016Q216($0.19)($0.28)$0.62 million$0.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2016Q1($0.18)($0.26)$1.39 million$0.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2016Q415($0.15)($0.24)$0.92 million$0.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315($0.16)($0.17)$0.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q215($0.17)($0.17)$1.00 million$0.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/31/2015($0.16)($0.59)$1.05 million$0.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2014($0.10)($0.31)$0.85 million$0.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.79 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.49 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 8.60%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/9/2017Paul A BorisCOOBuy10,000$6.10$61,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/31/2017Paul J TraversInsiderBuy350$6.23$2,180.50View SEC Filing  
1/20/2017Paul J TraversInsiderBuy2,750$6.55$18,012.50View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Paul J TraversCEOBuy1,000$4.73$4,730.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Grant RussellCFOBuy1,500$5.00$7,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Paul J TraversCEOBuy2,750$4.22$11,605.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Paul J TraversCEOBuy2,500$4.00$10,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015William LeeDirectorBuy6,000$4.00$24,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2014Paul J TraversCEOBuy1,000$3.07$3,070.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
Latest Headlines for Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vuzix Corp. : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Enters Into Strategic Partnership with MPC Energy to Deliver M300 Smart Glasses and Next-Generation Energy Management Tools to Industrial Customers
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 7:18 AM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix to Participate in Mobile World Congress Americas in San Francisco with its VIP Partner CyberTimez - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - September 13 at 11:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 8:05 AM
reuters.com logoVuzix smart glasses contract will help US war veterans 'see' again - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 7 at 11:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Delivers M300 Smart Glasses to Singapore's SATS to Use AR to Improve Efficiency of Ramp Handling Operations
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix smart glasses contract will help U.S. war veterans 'see' again
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Rating Reiterated by Maxim Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 4:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vuzix Corp. : September 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Corp. :VUZI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 9:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWounded warriors to receive Cyber Eyez
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 1:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 12:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix M300 to be Demonstrated with LogistiVIEW Work Flows for Pharma and Drug Supply Chain at TSE 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 8:57 AM
prnewswire.com logoAmerican Veterans with Low Vision and Blindness to Receive Smart Glasses from Vuzix Partner Cyber Timez and ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - August 15 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Veterans with Low Vision and Blindness to Receive Smart Glasses
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Vuzix Corporation (VUZI) Given $10.50 Average Price Target by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 12:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) COO Paul A. Boris Acquires 10,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 4:20 PM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix Announces $8625000 Common Stock Offering - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - August 11 at 3:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoVuzix Corp. (VUZI) Announces $8.63M Common Stock Offering - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - August 11 at 3:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoVuzix Corp. (VUZI) Announces $8.63M Common Stock Offering
www.streetinsider.com - August 10 at 8:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 6:21 PM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix Schedules Conference Call and Provides Business Update and Reports its Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - August 10 at 9:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Teams Up With BlackBerry To Deliver M300 Smart Glasses to Enterprise Customers
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 2:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPositive News Flow from Vuzix over Last 30 Days
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Schedules Conference Call and Provides Business Update and Reports its Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Announces $8,625,000 Common Stock Offering
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 7:08 AM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix Teams with Ubimax to Deliver Frontline to Enterprise Customers - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - August 4 at 9:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Smart Glasses Used in DHL's Successful Trials, DHL Making Smart Glasses New Standard in its Supply Chain Logistics
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) Given a $11.00 Price Target at Maxim Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 11:10 AM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix Teams up with Ubimax to Deliver a Hands Free M300 Smart Glasses Manufacturing Solution to WS Kunststoff ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 26 at 9:51 AM
prnewswire.com logoKDDI Research Announces Availability of VistaFinder Mx on Vuzix M300 Smart Glasses - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 26 at 9:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix Teams up with Ubimax to Deliver a Hands Free M300 Smart Glasses Manufacturing Solution to WS Kunststoff-Service
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:23 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) PT Set at $11.00 by Maxim Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 3:49 PM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix Teams with Ubimax to Deliver a Hands-Free M300 Smart ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 21 at 8:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 11:19 AM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix Releases M300 OS 1.2 Firmware Update and SDK 1.0 for Registered Developers - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 14 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVuzix Corporation (VUZI) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 10:23 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCommercial Augmented Reality Is Where Vuzix Should Reward Shareholders
seekingalpha.com - July 11 at 9:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix M300 Smart Glasses Now Provide Mac and PC Screen Mirroring Through iDisplay
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 7:56 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 3 Vuzix Corp For: Jun 15 Filed by: Harned Timothy Heydenreich - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 27 at 1:36 AM
businesswire.com logoFive Augmented Reality Head-Mounted Display Vendors Named as IDC Innovators
www.businesswire.com - June 21 at 6:32 AM
streetinsider.com logoVuzix Corp. (VUZI) Appoints Timothy Harned to its Board of Directors
www.streetinsider.com - June 20 at 9:09 AM
prnewswire.com logoVuzix M300 Smart Glasses and New Line of Accessories Now Available for Public Purchase - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 15 at 5:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVuzix M300 Smart Glasses and New Line of Accessories Now Available for Public Purchase
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 1:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Vuzix Corp. : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 8:02 PM

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