Quantum Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:QTM)

About Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)

Quantum Corporation 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: Computer Hardware
  • Sub-Industry: Computer Storage & Peripherals
  • Symbol: NYSE:QTM
  • CUSIP: 74790620
  • Web: www.quantum.com
  • Market Cap: $203.73 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 34,472,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $5.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.69
  • 52 Week Range: $0.70 - $9.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 57.38
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.10
  • P/E Growth: 0.64
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $505.92 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.40
  • Book Value: ($3.46) per share
  • Price / Book: -1.71
  • EBITDA: $19.45 million
  • Net Margins: 0.64%
  • Return on Equity: -7.26%
  • Return on Assets: 3.87%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -0.51%
  • Current Ratio: 0.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.57%
  • Average Volume: 291,029 shs.
  • Beta: 2.41
  • Short Ratio: 3.14

Frequently Asked Questions for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)

What is Quantum Corporation's stock symbol?

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

How were Quantum Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The firm earned $116.86 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $119.40 million. Quantum Corporation had a net margin of 0.64% and a negative return on equity of 7.26%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up .5% on a year-over-year basis. View Quantum Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Quantum Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Quantum Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Quantum Corporation.

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

Quantum Corporation updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.01-0.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.20. The company issued revenue guidance of $120-125 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $137.50 million.

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

1 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Quantum Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Quantum Corporation's stock price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Quantum Corporation.

Who are some of Quantum Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Quantum Corporation's key executives?

Quantum Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Raghavendra Rau, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Jon W. Gacek, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Fuad Ahmad, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • 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 - Products and Solutions
  • Bassam Tabbara, Chief Technology Officer
  • Paul R. Auvil III, Independent Director

How do I buy Quantum Corporation stock?

Shares of Quantum 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 Quantum Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Quantum Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.91.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Quantum Corporation (NYSE QTM)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  129 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  260
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Quantum Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.00 (69.20% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Price Target History for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Analysts' Ratings History for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/10/2017Lake Street CapitalLower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$12.00 -> $10.00HighView Rating Details
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
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Earnings by Quarter for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Quantum Corporation (NYSE QTM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017$0.03N/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2017Q1 2018$0.01($0.01)$119.40 million$116.86 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)


Earnings Estimates for Quantum Corporation (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)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.55%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 64.17%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/2/2017Jon W. GacekInsiderSell5,793$6.19$35,858.67View SEC Filing  
9/1/2017Jon W. GacekInsiderSell12,254$5.50$67,397.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2017Fuad AhmadCFOSell17,000$8.46$143,820.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2017Robert S ClarkSVPSell61,912$8.16$505,201.92View SEC Filing  
7/3/2017Shawn D HallVPSell10,000$7.82$78,200.00View SEC Filing  
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)


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Quantum Corporation (QTM) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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