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Communications Systems, Inc. (JCS)

Stock Price: $5.02 USD 0.12 (2.45%)
Updated Aug 4, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 46.94M
Revenue (ttm) 48.85M
Net Income (ttm) 7.73M
Shares Out 9.35M
EPS (ttm) 0.83
PE Ratio 6.05
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.08
Dividend Yield 1.59%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 4, 2020
Last Price $5.02
Previous Close $4.90
Change ($) 0.12
Change (%) 2.45%
Day's Open 4.91
Day's Range 4.88 - 5.08
Day's Volume 5,282
52-Week Range 3.38 - 9.90

More Stats

Market Cap 46.94M
Enterprise Value 14.93M
Earnings Date (est) Oct 29, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 12, 2020
Shares Outstanding 9.35M
Float 7.65M
EPS (basic) 0.84
EPS (diluted) 0.83
FCF / Share 1.28
Dividend $0.08
Dividend Yield 1.59%
Earnings Yield 16.53%
FCF Yield 25.17%
Payout Ratio 9.50%
Shares Short 46,996
Short Ratio 1.94
Short % of Float 0.69%
Beta 1.13
PE Ratio 6.05
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 3.97
PS Ratio 0.96
PB Ratio 0.96
Revenue 48.85M
Operating Income -1.40M
Net Income 7.73M
Free Cash Flow 11.82M
Net Cash 32.02M
Net Cash / Share 3.42
Gross Margin 45.41%
Operating Margin -2.86%
Profit Margin 17.80%
FCF Margin 24.19%
ROA -0.45%
ROE 0.51%
ROIC 24.80%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (1)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

Current: $5.02
Target: 8.00
*Average 12-month price target from 1 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth20.15%-48.53%-17.14%-7.72%-9.58%-9.33%25.97%-27.49%19.74%-
Gross Profit22.1917.6220.8426.5831.5542.1644.9041.5058.9051.20
Operating Income0.01-4.75-11.76-8.60-10.513.291.163.4017.5115.61
Net Income6.47-6.79-11.83-8.11-9.651.96-0.962.249.809.72
Shares Outstanding9.279.118.948.838.728.628.538.518.458.38
Earnings Per Share0.69-0.75-1.32-0.92-1.110.23-
EPS Growth--------77.39%0%-
Dividend Per Share0.
Dividend Growth-42.86%-12.5%-60%-37.5%0%0%0%6.67%1.69%-
Operating Cash Flow10.23-4.723.651.220.8412.170.770.2014.079.73
Capital Expenditures-0.42-0.69-0.55-1.31-2.34-5.53-2.62-2.41-2.73-1.77
Free Cash Flow9.81-5.413.10-0.10-1.506.65-1.84-2.2111.337.96
Cash & Equivalents24.0611.0617.9916.2515.0418.3425.8030.5741.1538.49
Total Debt0.36---0.100.631.121.572.002.40
Net Cash / Debt23.7011.0617.9916.2514.9417.7124.6829.0039.1536.08
Book Value47.3941.6549.1761.6372.1886.0288.6294.0097.5391.40
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Communications Systems, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 203
CEO Roger H. D. Lacey

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol JCS
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Communication Equipment
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: JCS


Communications Systems, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells connectivity infrastructure products and services for broadband networks in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Transition Networks, JDL Technologies, and Net2Edge. The Transition Networks segment manufactures and sells Power over Ethernet switches, media converters, network interface cards, Ethernet switches, small form factor pluggable modules, and other connectivity and data transmission products. This segment sells its products through distributors, resellers, integrators, and original equipment manufacturers to the federal government, enterprise, service provider, industrial, security, and surveillance markets. The JDL Technologies segment offers information technology managed services, such as network design, deployment, and integration; cloud, hosted, and virtualization services; and remote support and management services to commercial, education, and healthcare markets. Its Net2Edge segment manufactures and markets Ethernet based network access devices. This segment serves government, enterprise, utility, industrial, and surveillance markets, as well as service providers through direct sales model, and approved partners and integrators. Communications Systems, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota.