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

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$2.03 -0.11 (-5.14 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 01:59 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.14
Today's Range$2.01 - $2.15
52-Week Range$1.87 - $4.15
Volume31,700 shs
Average Volume47,481 shs
Market Capitalization$31.56 million
P/E Ratio10.15
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.22
Westell 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:WSTL
Previous Symbol
CUSIP95754110
Phone630-898-2500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio6.56
Quick Ratio5.11

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio10.15
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.58 million
Price / Sales0.54
Cash Flow$0.5165 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.93
Book Value$3.35 per share
Price / Book0.61

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.20
Net Income$30,000.00
Net Margins-3.96%
Return on Equity3.12%
Return on Assets2.71%

Miscellaneous

Employees115
Outstanding Shares15,620,000
Market Cap$31.56 million
OptionableNot Optionable

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 on the morning of 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 market closes 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 announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $2,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 59% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Westell Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Westell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:WSTL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.08. The communications equipment provider earned $10.11 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $13.78 million. Westell Technologies had a positive return on equity of 3.12% and a negative net margin of 3.96%. 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, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Westell Technologies.

Has Westell Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WSTL stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Westell Technologies earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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

Who are Westell Technologies' major shareholders?

Westell Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.48%), Royce & Associates LP (1.93%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.45%) and Alambic Investment Management L.P. (0.31%). 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, Macquarie Group Ltd., Alambic Investment Management L.P. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. 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 $2.03.

How big of a company is Westell Technologies?

Westell Technologies has a market capitalization of $31.56 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.

What is Westell Technologies' official website?

The official website for Westell Technologies is http://www.westell.com.

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:  189 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  211 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  400
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 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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