Ciena Corporation (CIEN): Price and Financial Metrics

Ciena Corporation (CIEN): $44.77

0.08 (+0.18%)

POWR Rating

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  • Value is the dimension where CIEN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 72.38% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CIEN is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • CIEN ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 3rd percentile.

CIEN Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 31.77, CIENA CORP P/E ratio is greater than that of about 79.63% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for CIEN is currently 62.12, higher than 93.18% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 51.09%, CIENA CORP's debt growth rate surpasses 80.52% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to CIENA CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be GANX, CGNT, KLIC, JNPR, and PGEN.
  • Visit CIEN's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CIEN Valuation Summary

  • CIEN's price/earnings ratio is 32.9; this is 34.84% higher than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, CIEN's price/earnings ratio has gone up 34.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CIEN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CIEN 2022-11-25 1.8 2.4 32.9 23.7
CIEN 2022-11-23 1.8 2.4 32.8 23.6
CIEN 2022-11-22 1.7 2.4 32.6 23.5
CIEN 2022-11-21 1.8 2.5 33.0 23.8
CIEN 2022-11-18 1.8 2.5 33.4 24.0
CIEN 2022-11-17 1.7 2.4 32.6 23.5

CIEN Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year price growth rate is now at -11.76%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at 129.16%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 14.88%.
Over the past 15 months, CIEN's revenue has gone up $306,888,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 3,703.137 101.641 198.756
2022-03-31 3,823.297 376.128 426.476
2021-12-31 3,707.997 494.554 490.671
2021-09-30 3,620.684 541.646 500.196
2021-06-30 3,407.678 474.051 461.738
2021-03-31 3,396.249 580.383 365.773

CIEN'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.
  • CIEN has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 69.57% of graded US stocks.
  • CIEN's asset turnover comes in at 0.783 -- ranking 83rd of 208 Electronic Equipment stocks.
  • CLRO, KLIC, and MPWR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CIEN.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 0.783 0.484 0.160
2021-05-01 0.808 0.483 0.180
2021-01-30 0.849 0.475 0.180
2020-10-31 0.887 0.468 0.187
2020-08-01 0.939 0.454 0.191
2020-05-02 0.952 0.445 0.168

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CIEN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.77 52-week high $78.28
Prev. close $44.69 52-week low $38.33
Day low $43.27 Volume 1,551,300
Day high $44.96 Avg. volume 1,619,973
50-day MA $43.24 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $50.38 Market Cap 6.63B

Ciena Corporation (CIEN) Company Bio

Ciena Corporation provides equipment, software, and services that support the transport, switching, aggregation, service delivery, and management of voice, video, and data traffic on communications networks worldwide. The company was founded in 1992 and is based in Hanover, Maryland.

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Latest CIEN News From Around the Web

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Yahoo | November 27, 2022

Ciena (CIEN) Expands Portfolio With Tibit & Benu Acquisitions

Ciena (CIEN) plans to acquire Tibit Communications to complement its existing portfolio and expand global footprint.

Yahoo | November 23, 2022

Ciena Makes Strategic Acquisitions in Fiber Broadband Access to Further Address Growing Opportunity at the Network Edge

HANOVER, Md., November 22, 2022--Ciena Corporation announces intent to acquire Tibit Communications and acquisition of Benu Networks.

Yahoo | November 22, 2022

Ciena Needs More Chips To Pull Out Of The Dip (NYSE:CIEN)

Supply issues have undermined Ciena''s business, and those pressures likely continued through the fiscal fourth quarter.

Seeking Alpha | November 16, 2022

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CIEN Price Returns

1-mo -2.01%
3-mo 1.24%
6-mo -9.30%
1-year -26.71%
3-year 22.32%
5-year 107.27%
YTD -41.83%
2021 45.64%
2020 23.80%
2019 25.89%
2018 62.02%
2017 -14.26%

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