Communications Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:JCS) went up by 19.73% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $11.45. The company’s stock price has collected -0.15% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 17 hours ago that Communications Systems Declares Special Dividend
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Plus, the 36-month beta value for JCS is at 1.06. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 1 analysts out of 1 who provided ratings for Communications Systems Inc. declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 0 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $12.00. JCS currently public float of 6.19M and currently shorts hold a 2.91% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of JCS was 24.13K shares.
JCS’s Market Performance
JCS stocks went down by -0.15% for the week, with a monthly drop of -2.30% and a quarterly performance of -4.63%, while its annual performance rate touched 66.42%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.32% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 2.45% for Communications Systems Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 19.72% for JCS stocks with a simple moving average of 33.67% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of JCS
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for JCS stocks, with Northland Capital repeating the rating for JCS by listing it as a “Outperform.” The predicted price for JCS in the upcoming period, according to Northland Capital is $12.50 based on the research report published on October 01st of the previous year 2015.
JCS Trading at 18.50% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought JCS to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -29.00% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 2.45%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.32%, as shares surge +16.07% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +18.10% upper at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, JCS rose by +20.15%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +82.62% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $6.85. In addition, Communications Systems Inc. saw 48.58% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Stock Fundamentals for JCS
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- -4.73 for the present operating margin
- +39.93 for the gross margin
The net margin for Communications Systems Inc. stands at -4.22. The total capital return value is set at -4.21, while invested capital returns managed to touch -3.77. Equity return is now at value -8.30, with -7.10 for asset returns.
Based on Communications Systems Inc. (JCS), the company’s capital structure generated 0.87 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 0.86. Total debt to assets is 0.74, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 0.42. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 0.41.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 0.64, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.02. The receivables turnover for the company is 4.17 and the total asset turnover is 0.74. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.81.