NASDAQ:WSTL - Westell Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.56 -0.03 (-1.16 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 02:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.56
Today's Range$2.55 - $2.6070
52-Week Range$2.50 - $4.60
Volume7,853 shs
Average Volume54,199 shs
Market Capitalization$39.98 million
P/E Ratio12.80
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.41
Westell Technologies logoWestell Technologies, Inc., through its subsidiary, Westell, Inc., designs and distributes telecommunications products to telephone companies in the United States. The company operates through three segments: In-Building Wireless (IBW), Intelligent Site Management and Services (ISMS), and Communications Network Solutions (CNS). The IBW segment offers distributed antenna system conditioners; repeaters; battery backup units; and system components and antennas, including couplers, duplexers, splitters, filters, and tappers for commercial and public safety in-building wireless systems. The ISMS segment provides a suite of remote units, which provide machine-to-machine communications that enable operators to remotely monitor, manage, and control site infrastructure and support systems. The CNS segment provides a range of outdoor network infrastructure, such as integrated cabinets, power distribution products, copper and fiber connectivity panels, T1 network interface units, and tower mounted amplifiers. The company serves wireless and wireline service providers, multiple systems operators, Internet service providers, systems integrators, neutral host operators, and distributors through field sales organization, distributors, and partners. Westell Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Aurora, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Telephone & telegraph apparatus
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:WSTL
CUSIP95754110
Phone630-898-2500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio6.94
Quick Ratio5.52

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.80
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.58 million
Price / Sales0.68
Cash Flow$0.5141 per share
Price / Cash4.98
Book Value$3.35 per share
Price / Book0.76

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.20
Net Income$30,000.00
Net Margins1.02%
Return on Equity7.09%
Return on Assets6.08%

Miscellaneous

Employees115
Outstanding Shares15,620,000
Market Cap$39.98 million

Westell Technologies (NASDAQ:WSTL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Westell Technologies' stock symbol?

Westell Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WSTL."

When did Westell Technologies' stock split? How did Westell Technologies' stock split work?

Shares of Westell Technologies reverse split before market open on Thursday, June 8th 2017. The 1-4 reverse split was announced on Wednesday, May 31st 2017. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Wednesday, June 7th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Westell Technologies stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

How will Westell Technologies' stock buyback program work?

Westell Technologies declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 59% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Westell Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Westell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:WSTL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 2nd. The communications equipment provider reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.02. The communications equipment provider had revenue of $13.04 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15 million. Westell Technologies had a net margin of 1.02% and a return on equity of 7.09%. View Westell Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Westell Technologies' next earnings date?

Westell Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Westell Technologies.

Who are some of Westell Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Westell Technologies' key executives?

Westell Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Thomas P. Minichiello, Sr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jesse J. Swartwood, Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales (Age 44)
  • Mr. Alfred S. John, Pres & CEO (Age 58)
  • Ms. Sharon Hintz, Director of HR
  • Mr. Oscar Hernandez, Sr. VP, Engineering and Outside Plant

Has Westell Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about WSTL stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Westell Technologies earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the communications equipment provider an impact score of 48.11 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Westell Technologies.

Who are Westell Technologies' major shareholders?

Westell Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.70%), Royce & Associates LP (2.62%), BlackRock Inc. (2.25%), Algert Global LLC (1.79%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.87%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.77%). Company insiders that own Westell Technologies stock include Dennis O Harris and Kirk R Brannock. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Westell Technologies.

Which major investors are selling Westell Technologies stock?

WSTL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Algert Global LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westell Technologies.

Which major investors are buying Westell Technologies stock?

WSTL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alambic Investment Management L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Macquarie Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought Westell Technologies stock in the last two years include Dennis O Harris and Kirk R Brannock. View Insider Buying and Selling for Westell Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Westell Technologies?

Shares of WSTL 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 Westell Technologies' stock price today?

One share of WSTL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.56.

How big of a company is Westell Technologies?

Westell Technologies has a market capitalization of $39.98 million and generates $58.58 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $30,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.20 on an earnings per share basis. Westell Technologies employs 115 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Westell Technologies?

Westell Technologies' mailing address is 750 North Commons Drive, Aurora IL, 60504. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 630-898-2500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Westell Technologies (NASDAQ WSTL)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  169 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  182 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  351
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Westell Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WSTL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WSTL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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