Astrotech Corporation (ASTC): Price and Financial Metrics

Astrotech Corporation (ASTC): $10.40

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ASTC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $10.40 52-week high $15.11
Prev. close $10.25 52-week low $9.28
Day low $10.27 Volume 2,300
Day high $10.50 Avg. volume 9,089
50-day MA $11.20 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $11.32 Market Cap 17.52M

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ASTC Stock Summary

  • ASTC's price/sales ratio is 47.96; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 96.63% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -47.3%, ASTROTECH CORP's debt growth rate surpasses just 6.17% of about US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for ASTROTECH CORP comes in at -57.89%, a number that bests merely 4.4% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to ASTC, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are TARS, CERS, OCUL, FUV, and MRIN.
  • Visit ASTC's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

ASTC Valuation Summary

  • ASTC's price/earnings ratio is -1.8; this is 109.68% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, ASTC's price/sales ratio has gone up 46.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ASTC.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ASTC 2023-09-19 46.9 0.4 -1.8 -0.3
ASTC 2023-09-18 46.9 0.4 -1.8 -0.3
ASTC 2023-09-15 46.4 0.4 -1.8 -0.3
ASTC 2023-09-14 46.9 0.4 -1.8 -0.3
ASTC 2023-09-13 47.8 0.4 -1.8 -0.4
ASTC 2023-09-12 47.8 0.4 -1.8 -0.4

ASTC Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 11.31%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at -52.55%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 35.18%.
Over the past 70 months, ASTC's revenue has gone down $3,063,000.

The table below shows ASTC's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 0.422 -7.563 -9.069
2022-09-30 0.72 -7.044 -8.831
2022-06-30 0.869 -6.792 -8.33
2022-03-31 0.855 -7.71 -7.776
2021-12-31 0.812 -8.396 -8.079
2021-09-30 0.381 -8.119 -7.521

ASTC's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • ASTC has a Quality Grade of F, ranking ahead of 1.87% of graded US stocks.
  • ASTC's asset turnover comes in at 0.011 -- ranking 75th of 76 Measuring and Control Equipment stocks.
  • MTD, RLBY, and INTT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with ASTC.

The table below shows ASTC's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.011 0.108 -1.062
2021-03-31 0.029 0.121 -18.839
2020-12-31 0.055 0.105 -7.075
2020-09-30 0.124 0.104 -4.416
2020-06-30 0.088 0.080 -2.961
2020-03-31 0.082 0.061 -3.155

Astrotech Corporation (ASTC) Company Bio

Astrotech Corporation operates as a science and technology development and commercialization company in the United States. It operates through two segments, 1st Detect Corporation and AgLAB Inc. The 1st Detect Corporation segment manufactures explosives and narcotics trace detectors for use at airports, secured facilities, and borders. This segment provides TRACER 1000, a mass spectrometer based explosives trace detector to replace the explosives and narcotics trace detectors used at airports, cargo and secured facilities, and borders. The AgLAB Inc. segment develops AgLAB-1000, a mass spectrometer for use in the agriculture market for process control and the detection of trace amounts of solvents and pesticides. It also develops BreathTest-1000, a breath analysis tool to screen for volatile organic compound metabolites found in a person's breath. The company was formerly known as SPACEHAB, Inc. and changed its name to Astrotech Corporation in 2009. Astrotech Corporation was founded in 1984 is based in Austin, Texas.

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We Think Astrotech (NASDAQ:ASTC) Can Afford To Drive Business Growth

Even when a business is losing money, it's possible for shareholders to make money if they buy a good business at the...

Yahoo | July 11, 2023


Determines Proposal is Opportunistic, Significantly Undervalues the Company, Does Not Reflect the Company’s True Intrinsic Value or Prospects and is Not in the Best Interests of StockholdersAUSTIN, Texas, June 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq: ASTC) (the “Company” or “Astrotech”) today announced that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) has unanimously rejected the unsolicited acquisition proposal from BML Investment Partners, L.P. (“BML”), received on June 26, 2023, to

Yahoo | June 30, 2023

Dow Up Triple Digits As Consumer Confidence Increases

Stocks are on the rise this afternoon. | June 27, 2023


AUSTIN, Texas, June 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq: ASTC) (the “Company” or “Astrotech”) announced today that it has received an unsolicited, non-binding proposal from BML Investment Partners, L.P. (“BML”) to acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of the Company for cash consideration of $17.25 per share. The non-binding proposal states that BML holds 13% of the Company’s outstanding shares. The non-binding proposal is not subject to a financing conditi

Yahoo | June 27, 2023

Astrotech Reports Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2023 Financial Results

AUSTIN, Texas, May 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq: ASTC) (the “Company” or “Astrotech”) reported its financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2023, which ended March 31, 2023. Financial Highlights & Recent Developments Astrotech’s consolidated balance sheet remains strong with $44.1 million in cash and liquid investments.Year-to-date revenue totaled $336 thousand and was generated by sales of TRACER 1000™ explosive trace detector (ETD), as well as recurr

Yahoo | May 11, 2023

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ASTC Price Returns

1-mo 6.34%
3-mo -26.76%
6-mo -4.59%
1-year -20.25%
3-year -78.06%
5-year -87.64%
YTD 4.10%
2022 -51.03%
2021 -61.58%
2020 -1.67%
2019 -62.26%
2018 42.39%

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