QTRH - Quarterhill Stock Price, News & Analysis

C$2.25 -0.01 (-0.44 %)
(As of 11/23/2017 05:49 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$2.26
Today's RangeC$2.22 - C$2.27
52-Week RangeC$1.55 - C$2.94
Volume244,318 shs
Average Volume294,029 shs
Market CapitalizationC$268.10 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.33%
Beta0.37

About Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

Quarterhill logoQuarterhill Inc., an intellectual property licensing company, develops, acquires, and licenses various patented technologies. The company licenses its patents to companies that sell products utilizing a range of technologies, including Wi-Fi, WiMAX, LTE, CDMA, DSL, DOCSIS, Bluetooth, V-Chip, and 3D television, as well as automotive headlight assemblies, semiconductor manufacturing and packaging, medical stent, video streaming, CMOS image sensors, building automation, computer gaming, smart meter monitoring, and LED lighting. It also manages the intellectual property of third party inventors. The company’s technologies are used in products in the communications and consumer electronics, medical, industrial, semiconductor, automotive, and aerospace markets. It licenses its intellectual property to approximately 290 companies worldwide. The company was formerly known as Wi-LAN Inc. and changed its name to Quarterhill Inc. in June 2017. Quarterhill Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorN/A
SymbolTSE:QTRH
  • Previous Symbol: TSE:WIN
  • CUSIPN/A

    Debt

    Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
    Current RatioN/A
    Quick RatioN/A

    Price-To-Earnings

    Trailing P/E RatioN/A
    Forward P/E RatioN/A
    P/E GrowthN/A

    Sales & Book Value

    Annual SalesN/A
    Price / SalesN/A
    Cash FlowN/A
    Price / CashN/A
    Book ValueN/A
    Price / BookN/A

    Dividend

    Annual DividendC$0.04
    Dividend Yield2.3%

    Profitability

    Trailing EPSC$0.34
    Net IncomeN/A
    Net Margins19.39%
    Return on Equity6.10%
    Return on Assets5.13%

    Miscellaneous

    EmployeesN/A
    Outstanding Shares118,627,000

    Frequently Asked Questions for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    What is Quarterhill's stock symbol?

    Quarterhill trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "QTRH."

    How often does Quarterhill pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Quarterhill?

    Quarterhill declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be paid a dividend of 0.0125 per share on Thursday, October 5th. This represents a $0.05 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.22%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th. View Quarterhill's Dividend History.

    How were Quarterhill's earnings last quarter?

    Quarterhill Inc (TSE:QTRH) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 29th. The company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.17 by $0.04. The firm earned $27.48 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $28.34 million. Quarterhill had a net margin of 19.39% and a return on equity of 6.10%. View Quarterhill's Earnings History.

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

    1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Quarterhill's shares. Their predictions range from C$3.50 to C$3.50. On average, they expect Quarterhill's stock price to reach C$3.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Quarterhill.

    Who are some of Quarterhill's key competitors?

    Who are Quarterhill's key executives?

    Quarterhill's management team includes the folowing people:

    • W. Paul McCarten, Independent Chairman of the Board
    • James Douglas Skippen, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Legal Officer, Director
    • Michael Shaun McEwan, Chief Financial Officer
    • Kenneth Stanwood, President of Wi-LAN Labs, Inc.
    • Michael B. Vladescu, Chief Operating Officer
    • Andrew Parolin, Senior Vice President and Business Unit Leader
    • Doug MacCrae, Vice President - Finance
    • Prashant Watchmaker, Vice President - Corporate Legal & Corporate Secretary
    • Marc Frechette, Vice President, Business Unit Leader and Senior Patent Counsel
    • Paul J. Lerner, Vice President, Business Unit Leader and Senior Patent Counsel

    How do I buy Quarterhill stock?

    Shares of Quarterhill 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 Quarterhill's stock price today?

    One share of Quarterhill stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$2.25.

    How big of a company is Quarterhill?

    Quarterhill has a market capitalization of C$268.10 million.


    MarketBeat Community Rating for Quarterhill (QTRH)

    Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
    Outperform Votes:  29 (Vote Outperform)
    Underperform Votes:  25 (Vote Underperform)
    Total Votes:  54
    MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Quarterhill 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

    Analysts' Consensus Rating for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

      (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
    Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
    Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
    Consensus Price Target: C$3.50

    Consensus Price Target History for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Price Target History for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Analysts' Ratings History for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Show:
    DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
    5/15/2017CIBCReiterated RatingOutperformC$3.50View Rating Details
    2/5/2016Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> Speculative BuyC$2.50View Rating Details
    (Data available from 11/23/2015 forward)

    Earnings

    Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Earnings by Quarter for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Earnings History by Quarter for Quarterhill (TSE QTRH)

    DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
    1/29/2015Q2C$0.17C$0.21C$28.34 millionC$27.48 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
    7/30/2014C$0.12C$0.16C$24.57 millionC$27.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
    4/30/2014C$0.10C$0.14C$25.60 millionC$28.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
    (Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

    Estimates

    Earnings Estimates for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

    Dividends

    Current Dividend Information for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Most Recent Dividend:10/5/2017
    Annual Dividend:$0.04
    Dividend Yield:1.70%
    Payout Ratio:11.27% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
    Dividend Payments by Quarter for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Dividend History by Quarter for Quarterhill (TSE QTRH)

    AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
    9/14/2017Quarterly$0.013.09%9/14/201710/5/201710/5/2017
    6/13/2017Quarterly$0.012.66%6/13/20177/5/20177/5/2017
    3/20/2017Quarterly$0.012.07%3/20/20174/5/20174/5/2017
    12/13/2016Quarterly$0.012.45%12/13/20161/4/20171/4/2017
    6/9/2016Quarterly$0.011.34%6/9/20167/7/20167/7/2016
    3/18/2016Quarterly$0.011.94%3/18/20164/6/20164/6/2016
    12/11/2015Quarterly$0.013.33%12/11/20151/6/20161/6/2016
    9/16/2015Quarterly$0.057.81%9/16/201510/6/201510/6/2015
    6/10/2015Quarterly$0.058.61%6/10/20157/3/20157/3/2015
    1/29/2015Quarterly$0.046.44%3/19/20153/23/20154/7/2015
    12/10/2014Quarterly$0.055.36%12/10/20141/7/20151/7/2015
    9/10/2014Quarterly$0.054.75%9/10/201410/3/201410/3/2014
    6/11/2014Quarterly$0.044.71%6/11/20147/3/20147/3/2014
    3/21/2014Quarterly$0.044.71%3/21/20144/4/20144/4/2014
    10/30/2013$0.0412/11/201312/13/20131/6/2014
    12/11/2013Quarterly$0.044.66%12/11/20131/6/20141/6/2014
    (Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

    Insider Trades

    Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Quarterhill (TSE QTRH)

    Insider Trades by Quarter for Quarterhill (TSE:QTRH)

    Insider Trades by Quarter for Quarterhill (TSE QTRH)

    Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
    8/21/2017John VargheseInsiderBuy7,100C$1.70C$12,070.00
    8/18/2017John VargheseInsiderBuy11,000C$1.73C$19,030.00
    8/15/2017Michael Shaun McewanInsiderBuy17,000C$1.75C$29,750.00
    8/10/2017Richard John ShorkeyDirectorBuy10,000C$1.63C$16,300.00
    6/15/2017Quarterhill Inc.InsiderBuy42,900C$2.00C$85,800.00
    6/14/2017Quarterhill Inc.InsiderBuy40,000C$2.00C$80,000.00
    6/13/2017Quarterhill Inc.InsiderBuy31,600C$2.00C$63,200.00
    6/12/2017Quarterhill Inc.InsiderBuy100C$1.90C$190.00
    6/9/2017Quarterhill Inc.InsiderBuy13,500C$1.92C$25,920.00
    6/8/2017Quarterhill Inc.InsiderBuy100C$1.91C$191.00
    6/2/2017Terry BerganDirectorBuy15,000C$1.88C$28,200.00
    5/16/2017James SkippenDirectorBuy5,000C$2.02C$10,100.00
    5/11/2017James SkippenDirectorBuy3,000C$2.10C$6,300.00
    5/11/2017John VargheseInsiderBuy35,000C$2.10C$73,500.00
    5/8/2017Prashant WatchmakerInsiderBuy2,000C$2.18C$4,360.00
    6/8/2016Michel FattoucheDirectorSell25,000C$3.80C$95,000.00
    6/7/2016Michel FattoucheDirectorSell30,000C$3.77C$113,100.00
    3/17/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$2.57C$12,850.00
    3/16/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy30,000C$2.58C$77,451.00
    3/11/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy30,000C$2.54C$76,251.00
    3/10/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy30,000C$2.58C$77,289.00
    3/9/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy15,000C$2.57C$38,550.00
    3/4/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy30,000C$2.49C$74,805.00
    3/3/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy30,000C$2.48C$74,325.00
    3/2/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy30,000C$2.44C$73,101.00
    2/26/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy35,000C$2.31C$80,783.50
    2/25/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy35,000C$2.23C$77,899.50
    2/24/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy50,000C$2.16C$107,800.00
    2/19/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy141,000C$20.50C$2,891,064.00
    2/18/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy105,200C$2.06C$216,627.84
    2/17/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy141,000C$1.98C$279,800.40
    2/12/2016Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy141,000C$1.78C$251,403.00
    12/14/2015James SkippenDirectorBuy15,000C$1.50C$22,500.00
    12/8/2015Paul RichmanInsiderBuy98C$1.03C$100.94
    12/7/2015Paul RichmanInsiderBuy10,300C$1.03C$10,609.00
    11/27/2015Michael VladescuInsiderBuy10,000C$1.40C$14,000.00
    11/20/2015James SkippenDirectorBuy11,000C$1.52C$16,720.00
    11/19/2015John Kendall GillberryDirectorBuy10,000C$1.38C$13,800.00
    11/5/2015Roxanne Leigh AndersonDirectorBuy2,300C$1.69C$3,887.00
    6/12/2015Michel FattoucheDirectorSell25,000C$3.08C$77,000.00
    6/11/2015Michel FattoucheDirectorSell25,000C$3.08C$77,000.00
    3/11/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.26C$16,280.00
    3/10/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.24C$16,200.00
    3/9/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.25C$16,238.00
    3/6/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.23C$16,150.00
    3/5/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.21C$16,070.00
    3/4/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.22C$16,089.00
    2/27/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.33C$16,640.00
    2/26/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.35C$16,730.00
    2/25/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.34C$16,716.00
    2/24/2015Wi-Lan Inc.InsiderBuy5,000C$3.35C$16,759.50
    (Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

    Headlines

    Latest Headlines for Quarterhill (TSE QTRH)

    Source:
    DateHeadline
    Edited Transcript of QTRH.TO earnings conference call or presentation 9-Nov-17 3:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of QTRH.TO earnings conference call or presentation 9-Nov-17 3:00pm GMT
    finance.yahoo.com - November 19 at 8:33 AM
    Should You Be Tempted To Buy Quarterhill Inc (TSX:QTRH) At Its Current PE Ratio?Should You Be Tempted To Buy Quarterhill Inc (TSX:QTRH) At Its Current PE Ratio?
    finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 7:50 AM
    Should You Be Tempted To Buy Quarterhill Inc (TSX:QTRH) At Its Current PE Ratio?Should You Be Tempted To Buy Quarterhill Inc (TSX:QTRH) At Its Current PE Ratio?
    finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 7:50 AM
    Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 13, 2017Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 13, 2017
    finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 7:10 AM
    Quarterhill Announces Record Q3 2017 Financial ResultsQuarterhill Announces Record Q3 2017 Financial Results
    finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 12:12 PM
    WiLAN Subsidiary Acquires Patent PortfolioWiLAN Subsidiary Acquires Patent Portfolio
    finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 7:10 AM
    Quarterhill, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:QTRH) : October 4, 2017Quarterhill, Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:QTRH) : October 4, 2017
    finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 5:34 AM
    Quarterhill, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : QTRH-CA : October 3, 2017Quarterhill, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : QTRH-CA : October 3, 2017
    finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:23 AM
    WiLAN Subsidiary Enters into License Agreement with MimakiWiLAN Subsidiary Enters into License Agreement with Mimaki
    finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:23 AM
    Quarterhill, Inc.: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance?Quarterhill, Inc.: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance?
    finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 11:23 AM
    Quarterhill, Inc. : QTRH-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017Quarterhill, Inc. : QTRH-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017
    finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:58 AM
    Quarterhill Inc. (QTRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 14, 2017 - NasdaqQuarterhill Inc. (QTRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 14, 2017 - Nasdaq
    www.nasdaq.com - September 13 at 8:28 PM
    Quarterhill Inc (QTRH) Plans $0.01 Quarterly DividendQuarterhill Inc (QTRH) Plans $0.01 Quarterly Dividend
    www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 4:15 PM
    Quarterhill Inc (QTRH) Insider John Varghese Purchases 7,100 SharesQuarterhill Inc (QTRH) Insider John Varghese Purchases 7,100 Shares
    www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 1:32 PM
    Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 18, 2017Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 18, 2017
    finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 6:50 AM
    Insider Buying: Quarterhill Inc (QTRH) Insider Buys 11,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Quarterhill Inc (QTRH) Insider Buys 11,000 Shares of Stock
    www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 4:46 PM
    Insider Buying: Quarterhill Inc (QTRH) Insider Buys 17,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Quarterhill Inc (QTRH) Insider Buys 17,000 Shares of Stock
    www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 4:56 PM
    Quarterhill Inc (TSE:QTRH) Director Richard John Shorkey Acquires 10,000 SharesQuarterhill Inc (TSE:QTRH) Director Richard John Shorkey Acquires 10,000 Shares
    www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 10:45 AM
    Quarterhill posts 2Q profitQuarterhill posts 2Q profit
    www.cnbc.com - August 11 at 7:53 AM
    Edited Transcript of QTRH.TO earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of QTRH.TO earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT
    finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 7:53 AM
    Quarterhill Announces Q2 2017 Financial ResultsQuarterhill Announces Q2 2017 Financial Results
    finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 7:13 AM
    Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017Quarterhill, Inc. :QTRH-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
    finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:15 AM
    Quarterhill to Announce Q2 2017 Financial Results - PR Newswire (press release)Quarterhill to Announce Q2 2017 Financial Results - PR Newswire (press release)
    www.prnewswire.com - July 27 at 6:44 AM
    Quarterhill to Announce Q2 2017 Financial ResultsQuarterhill to Announce Q2 2017 Financial Results
    finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 6:44 AM
    Quarterhill to Announce Q2 2017 Financial ResultsQuarterhill to Announce Q2 2017 Financial Results
    finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 6:44 AM
    International Road Dynamics, a Quarterhill Company, Awarded $5.0 Million ContractInternational Road Dynamics, a Quarterhill Company, Awarded $5.0 Million Contract
    finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 6:38 AM
    WiLAN Subsidiary Acquires Content Delivery Network PortfolioWiLAN Subsidiary Acquires Content Delivery Network Portfolio
    finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 6:30 AM
    Quarterhill Acquires Belgiums iCOMS Detections SA - PR Newswire (press release)Quarterhill Acquires Belgium's iCOMS Detections SA - PR Newswire (press release)
    www.prnewswire.com - July 19 at 6:24 AM

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