Quantum Corp Company Profile (NYSE:QTM)

About Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)

Quantum Corp logoQuantum Corporation focuses on scale-out storage, archive and data protection, providing solutions for capturing, sharing, managing and preserving digital assets over the entire data lifecycle. The Company's end-to-end tiered storage solutions enable users to maximize the value of their data by making it accessible whenever and wherever needed, retaining it indefinitely and reducing total cost and complexity. It works with a network of distributors, value-added resellers (VARs), direct marketing resellers (DMRs), original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and other suppliers to meet customers' evolving needs. Its scale-out storage portfolio includes StorNext software, appliances and full systems called StorNext Pro Solutions, as well as Xcellis workflow storage, QXS disk storage, Lattus extended online storage and Q-Cloud Archive and Vault services. Its StorNext offerings enable customers to manage large unstructured data sets in an information workflow.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Data Storage Devices
  • Sub-Industry: Computer Storage & Peripherals
  • Symbol: NYSE:QTM
  • CUSIP: 74790620
  • Web: www.quantum.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $293.05 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 33,957,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.70
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $2.35
  • 52 Week Range: $0.36 - $9.20
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 79.91
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.15
  • P/E Growth: 0.69
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $505.35 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.58
  • Book Value: ($3.42) per share
  • Price / Book: -2.52
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $19.86 million
  • Net Margins: -9.39%
  • Return on Equity: -9.78%
  • Return on Assets: 5.46%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 0.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.61%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 730,078 shs.
  • Beta: 2.35
  • Short Ratio: 1.46
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)

What is Quantum Corp's stock symbol?

Quantum Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "QTM."

How were Quantum Corp's earnings last quarter?

Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.02. The company earned $120.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $122.59 million. Quantum Corp had a negative return on equity of 9.78% and a negative net margin of 9.39%. Quantum Corp's quarterly revenue was up .7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.02 earnings per share. View Quantum Corp's Earnings History.

Where is Quantum Corp's stock going? Where will Quantum Corp's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Quantum Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from $1.50 to $1.50. On average, they expect Quantum Corp's share price to reach $1.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Quantum Corp.

Are investors shorting Quantum Corp?

Quantum Corp saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 248,010 shares, a drop of 84.3% from the April 13th total of 1,582,412 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 259,979 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. Approximately 0.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Who are some of Quantum Corp's key competitors?

Who are Quantum Corp's key executives?

Quantum Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jon W. Gacek, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Fuad Ahmad, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Shawn D. Hall, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • William C. Britts, Senior Vice President - Worldwide Sales and Marketing
  • Robert S. Clark, Senior Vice President - Product Operations
  • Donald E Martella JR, Senior Vice President - Engineering
  • Geoffrey G. Stedman, Senior Vice President - StorNext Solutions
  • Bassam Tabbara, Chief Technology Officer
  • Paul R. Auvil III, Lead Independent Director
  • Clifford Press, Director

Who owns Quantum Corp stock?

Quantum Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include VIEX CAPITAL ADVISORS, LLC (10.90%), VIEX Capital Advisors LLC (87.08%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (5.25%), Soros Fund Management LLC (28.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (27.52%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (23.67%). Company insiders that own Quantum Corp stock include Geoff G Stedman, Gregg J Powers, Jon W Gacek, Paul R Auvil III, Value Lp Starboard and William C Britts. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Quantum Corp.

Who sold Quantum Corp stock? Who is selling Quantum Corp stock?

Quantum Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including California Public Employees Retirement System, Soros Fund Management LLC, Spark Investment Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Citadel Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quantum Corp.

Who bought Quantum Corp stock? Who is buying Quantum Corp stock?

Quantum Corp's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Algert Global LLC, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, S Squared Technology LLC, Lyon Street Capital LLC, Dialectic Capital Management LP and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have bought Quantum Corp stock in the last two years include Geoff G Stedman, Gregg J Powers, Jon W Gacek, Paul R Auvil III and William C Britts. View Insider Buying and Selling for Quantum Corp.

How do I buy Quantum Corp stock?

Shares of Quantum Corp 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 Quantum Corp's stock price today?

One share of Quantum Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.63.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Quantum Corp (NYSE QTM)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  84 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  75 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  159
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $1.50 (82.62% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/25/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$1.50N/AView Rating Details
1/29/2016Craig HallumLower Price TargetBuy$2.50 -> $2.00N/AView Rating Details
1/20/2016TD SecuritiesDowngradeHoldN/AView Rating Details
12/18/2015FBR & CoInitiated CoverageHoldN/AView Rating Details
7/17/2015Lake Street CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$2.50 -> $2.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Earnings by Quarter for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/10/2017Q4 2017$0.03$0.05$122.59 million$120.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2017Q3 2017$0.03$0.02$133.00 million$133.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q2($0.01)$0.02$132.55 million$134.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q4$0.02$0.02$119.68 million$120.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q316$0.03$0.02$135.24 million$128.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q2($0.02)($0.03)$121.77 million$117.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q1($0.01)($0.03)$116.91 million$110.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q415$0.04$0.06$141.60 million$147.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/30/2015Q414($0.66)$4.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q315$0.04$0.04$146.14 million$116.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314($0.19)$4.30 million$5.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q215$0.01$0.03$133.70 million$135.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2014Q214($0.06)$4.30 million$4.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q1$0.01$127.96 million$128.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/13/2014Q114($0.07)$3.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q414($0.01)($0.01)$127.50 million$128.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/26/2014Q4 13($0.02)($0.02)$5.40 million$5.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q314$0.02$0.02$143.30 million$145.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3($0.02)$0.15ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q214($0.01)($0.01)$137.80 million$131.43 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2013Q2 2013($0.09)$3.70 million$4.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q1 2014($0.01)$0.04$142.36 million$147.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2013Q1 2013($0.05)$3.84 million$3.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q4 2013($0.01)($0.02)$146.49 million$139.96 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q4 2012($0.05)$4.20 million$5.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q3 2013$0.02$159.78 million$159.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312($0.02)($0.02)$151.34 million$147.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012($0.04)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.05$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.02$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.03$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2011$0.04$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.09$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.07)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172($0.04)($0.03)($0.04)
Q2 20172($0.02)$0.00($0.01)
Q3 20171($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q4 20171($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q1 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.18%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 48.27%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/6/2016Value Lp StarboardInsiderSell7,850,000$0.91$7,143,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Value Lp StarboardMajor ShareholderSell3,600,000$0.92$3,312,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Value Lp StarboardMajor ShareholderSell1,726,004$0.62$1,070,122.48View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016Value Lp StarboardMajor ShareholderSell5,000,000$0.71$3,550,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Geoff G. StedmanSVPBuy10,000$0.85$8,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015William C BrittsSVPBuy40,000$0.85$34,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Paul R Auvil IIIDirectorBuy20,000$1.03$20,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Gregg J PowersDirectorBuy50,000$0.93$46,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Jon W GacekCEOBuy45,000$0.90$40,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Jeffrey RonaldiCEOBuy96,154$0.56$53,846.24View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Gregg J PowersDirectorBuy50,000$1.64$82,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Paul R Auvil IIIDirectorBuy50,000$1.58$79,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Janae S LeeSVPSell170,000$1.40$238,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Jeffrey RonaldiCEOBuy15,317$1.28$19,605.76View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Robert B FagensonDirectorBuy5,000$1.29$6,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Robert B BzdickPresidentBuy50,000$1.29$64,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Robert B FagensonDirectorBuy5,000$1.22$6,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2013Value Lp StarboardMajor ShareholderBuy250,000$1.23$307,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2013Value Lp StarboardMajor ShareholderBuy1,425,000$1.24$1,767,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Value Lp StarboardMajor ShareholderBuy1,000,000$1.22$1,220,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
Latest Headlines for Quantum Corp (NYSE:QTM)
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DateHeadline
nasdaq.com logoBack to 2400 Already?
www.nasdaq.com - May 24 at 9:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum to Participate in the 14th Annual Craig-Hallum Institutional Investor Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 9:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum to Present at Bio-IT World on How Integrated, Multi-Tier Data Storage Optimizes Investment for Scientific Analysis and Technical Computing
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum to Present Creative Storage Conference Keynote Address on Key Storage Considerations for 4K Deployments
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 8:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQuantum Corp (QTM) Raised to "Strong-Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 7:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Announces New Integration With Veeam to Deliver More Efficient VM Protection
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 9:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Quantum Corp (QTM) Drops By 84.3%
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQuantum Corp (QTM) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $121.79 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Quantum Corp (QTM) to Announce $0.01 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 10:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQuantum Corp (QTM) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 11:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of QTM earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoZambia's president orders case against First Quantum dropped
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 11:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoQuantum's (QTM) CEO Jon Gacek on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 12:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corporation Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corp. reports 4Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 7:38 PM
prnewswire.com logoQuantum's StorNext 6 Wins Multiple Innovation Honors at 2017 NAB Show - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 5 at 8:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum's StorNext 6 Wins Multiple Innovation Honors at 2017 NAB Show
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corporation Names Adalio Sanchez and Marc Rothman to Board of Directors - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corporation Names Adalio Sanchez and Marc Rothman to Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMajor Video Surveillance Integrator in China Becomes Quantum Reseller and Strategic Alliance Partner
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 5:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Quantum Corp (QTM) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 4:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQuantum Corp (QTM) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 3:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum to Showcase Veritone's Artificial Intelligence Platform in a StorNext Environment at NAB
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 11:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$123.38 Million in Sales Expected for Quantum Corp (QTM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:53 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoCyberSecurity and Physical Security Thought Leaders Discuss Solutions "In The Boardroom" On SecuritySolutionsWatch.com
feeds.benzinga.com - April 19 at 1:32 AM
seekingalpha.com logoSunworks announces strategic partnership with Quantum Spatial
seekingalpha.com - April 18 at 8:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum's New StorNext 6 Delivers Unparalleled Combination of High Performance and Advanced Data Management
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum StorNext Honored With SIA New Product Showcase and Govies Awards at ISC West 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 7:14 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoLECTRA: Lectra empowers airbag cushion suppliers with the flexibility to scale up their manufacturing footprint
feeds.benzinga.com - April 4 at 12:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corporation Announces 1-for-8 Reverse Stock Split
finance.yahoo.com - April 3 at 6:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUANTUM CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - April 3 at 6:54 PM
seekingalpha.com logoQuantum Corporation announces 1:8 reverse stock split
seekingalpha.com - April 3 at 4:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Releases Purpose-Built 4K Video Reference Architectures to Deliver Industry-Best 4K Stream Counts and Performance
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum to Highlight Data Management Solutions for Meeting Video Surveillance Storage Challenges at ISC West 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 7:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum and Interica Partner to Lower Cost and Increase Efficiency of Storing Oil and Gas Project Data
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 6:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum to Present at the 29th Annual ROTH Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 6 at 9:07 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQUANTUM CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Principal Of
biz.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corporation and VIEX Capital Advisors Sign Agreement to Reconstitute Quantum Board to Consist of a Majority of New Directors
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 8:26 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFirst Quantum Minerals declares CAD 0.005 dividend
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 5:24 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoZincore Regains Full Ownership of Dolores Porphyry Copper Project and Exchanges Convertible Loan for Project Royalty
feeds.benzinga.com - February 16 at 1:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDotz Nano Ltd (ASX:DTZ) Completes Proof of Concept Research with Kyung Hee University To Use Graphene Quantum Dots in Flash Memory
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 7:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQUANTUM CORP /DE/ Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 10:40 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo9:05 am Quantum activist VIEX Capital Advisors nominates five independent directors including two existing quantum directors for election to the upcoming annual meeting
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 10:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum StorNext File System and Data Management Named Network Computing Product of the Year Finalist
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 10:28 PM
thestreet.com logoHere Are 5 Unknown Small-Cap Tech Stocks That Could Be About to Explode
www.thestreet.com - February 7 at 8:34 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoVIEX Capital Advisors announces Nomination of Five Highly Qualified and Independent Directors including two existing Quantum Directors for election to the upcoming annual meeting
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 6 at 7:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQuantum Corporation Responds to VIEX's Nomination of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 10:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:22 pm Quantum responds to VIEX's nomination of directors; does not believe it would be in the best interests of Quantum/stockholders to allow VIEX to control the board
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 10:18 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPurity IT Deploys Cloudian for Public Cloud Service
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 9:30 PM

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