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Communications Systems, Inc. (JCS)

Stock Price: $4.03 USD -0.01 (-0.25%)
Updated Oct 16, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 37.71M
Revenue (ttm) 37.57M
Net Income (ttm) 3.02M
Shares Out 9.36M
EPS (ttm) 0.32
PE Ratio 12.59
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.08
Dividend Yield 1.99%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 16, 2020
Last Price $4.03
Previous Close $4.04
Change ($) -0.01
Change (%) -0.25%
Day's Open 4.08
Day's Range 4.01 - 4.08
Day's Volume 7,197
52-Week Range 3.50 - 9.90

More Stats

Market Cap 37.71M
Enterprise Value 13.43M
Earnings Date (est) Oct 29, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 12, 2020
Shares Outstanding 9.36M
Float 7.13M
EPS (basic) 0.33
EPS (diluted) 0.32
FCF / Share 0.62
Dividend $0.08
Dividend Yield 1.99%
Earnings Yield 7.94%
FCF Yield 15.38%
Payout Ratio 24.20%
Shares Short 18,293
Short Ratio 1.14
Short % of Float 0.26%
Beta 1.08
PE Ratio 12.59
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 6.50
PS Ratio 1.00
PB Ratio 0.80
Revenue 37.57M
Operating Income -2.78M
Net Income 3.02M
Free Cash Flow 5.80M
Net Cash 24.28M
Net Cash / Share 2.59
Gross Margin 46.44%
Operating Margin -7.39%
Profit Margin 8.10%
FCF Margin 15.43%
ROA -0.56%
ROE -0.18%
ROIC 10.50%
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: $4.03
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, 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.