Exfo Company Profile (TSE:EXF)

About Exfo (TSE:EXF)

Exfo logoEXFO Inc is a Canada-based company, which provides communications service providers (CSPs) and data center, cloud and Web-scale operators with field test, service assurance and analytics solutions to ensure the deployment, maintenance and management of physical, virtual, fixed and mobile networks. It focuses on network infrastructures: fourth generation (4G)/long-term evolution (LTE), wireless backhaul, small cells and distributed antenna systems (DAS), 100G network upgrades and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH)/fiber-to-the-curb (FTTC)/fiber-to-the-node (FTTN) deployments. It offers a range of wire line and wireless tests, service assurance and analytics solutions to the global telecommunications industry. Its products include TestFlow; LTB-8 platform; a family of optical time domain reflect meters (OTDRs); iSAM; MaxTester-940 Fiber Certifier optical loss test set (OLTS) for data center and enterprise markets, and the G.fast handheld test set.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Communication Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:EXF
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.exfo.com/
  • Market Cap: C$278.46 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 54,708,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$5.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$5.79
  • 52 Week Range: C$4.63 - C$8.23
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 318.12
  • P/E Growth: 0.36
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$243.3 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.14
  • Book Value: C$3.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.41
  • EBITDA: C$20.63 million
  • Net Margins: -7.36%
  • Return on Equity: -9.36%
  • Return on Assets: -7.03%
  • Average Volume: 21,464 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 5.74

Frequently Asked Questions for Exfo (TSE:EXF)

What is Exfo's stock symbol?

Exfo trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "EXF."

How were Exfo's earnings last quarter?

Exfo Inc (TSE:EXF) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, June, 25th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.02. The company earned $68.54 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $67.55 million. Exfo had a negative net margin of 7.36% and a negative return on equity of 9.36%. View Exfo's Earnings History.

When will Exfo make its next earnings announcement?

Exfo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January, 9th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Exfo.

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

2 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Exfo's shares. Their predictions range from C$5.00 to C$7.00. On average, they anticipate Exfo's stock price to reach C$5.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Exfo.

Who are some of Exfo's key competitors?

Who are Exfo's key executives?

Exfo's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Germain Lamonde, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Philippe Morin, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer
  • Pierre Plamondon, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance
  • Luc Gagnon, Vice President - Manufacturing Operations and Customer Service
  • Jon Bradley, Vice President - Sales, EMEA
  • Joseph Soo, Vice President - Sales, Asia-Pacific
  • Dana Yearian, Vice President - Sales, Americas
  • Etienne Gagnon, Vice President - Physical Layer and Wireless Division
  • Claudio Mazzuca, Vice President - Transport and Service Assurance Division
  • Sylvain Rouleau, Vice President - Human Capital

How do I buy Exfo stock?

Shares of Exfo and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Exfo's stock price today?

One share of Exfo stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$5.09.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Exfo (TSE EXF)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  26 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  53 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  79
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Exfo 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 Exfo (TSE:EXF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$5.83
Consensus Price Target History for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Price Target History for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Analysts' Ratings History for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/30/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$7.00View Rating Details
6/30/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetC$5.75 -> C$5.00View Rating Details
4/19/2017National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector Perform Market WeightView Rating Details
3/30/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket PerformC$5.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Earnings by Quarter for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Earnings History by Quarter for Exfo (TSE EXF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
6/25/2014C$0.03C$0.05C$67.55 millionC$68.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.33
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q4 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q1 20181$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q2 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q3 20181$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q4 20181$0.11$0.11$0.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Exfo (TSE:EXF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/16/2017Dana F YearianInsiderSell514C$4.06C$2,086.84
10/16/2017Pierre PlamondonDirectorSell555C$5.05C$2,802.75
7/6/2017Franãƒâ§Ois Côtãƒâ©DirectorBuy900C$5.80C$5,220.00
5/8/2017Luc GagnonInsiderSell11,311C$6.35C$71,824.85
1/25/2016Sylvain RouleauInsiderSell3,788C$4.19C$15,871.72
1/19/2016Benoit RinguetteInsiderSell1,100C$4.09C$4,497.46
1/19/2016Lee Huat SooDirectorSell4,160C$4.09C$17,008.58
10/19/2015Dana F YearianInsiderSell11,470C$3.02C$34,649.72
1/23/2015Sylvain RouleauInsiderSell3,788C$4.33C$16,400.15
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Exfo (EXF) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

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

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