Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (CMTL): Price and Financial Metrics

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (CMTL): $11.90

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CMTL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $11.90 52-week high $16.87
Prev. close $11.91 52-week low $7.91
Day low $11.74 Volume 40,159
Day high $11.99 Avg. volume 210,902
50-day MA $10.71 Dividend yield 0.82%
200-day MA $10.90 Market Cap 335.56M

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  • Growth is the dimension where CMTL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.88% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CMTL is in Momentum, which has been heading down over the past 177 days.
  • CMTL's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 7.46% of US stocks).

CMTL Stock Summary

  • COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP's stock had its IPO on February 18, 1992, making it an older stock than 83.05% of US equities in our set.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.62, COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP has a higher such ratio than just 23.55% of stocks in our set.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 17.31%, COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP's debt growth rate surpasses 75.98% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be TNDM, TWOU, PHG, HCTI, and VERI.
  • CMTL's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP's official web site, go to

CMTL Valuation Summary

  • CMTL's EV/EBIT ratio is -34.8; this is 284.13% lower than that of the median Technology stock.
  • CMTL's price/sales ratio has moved down 2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CMTL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CMTL 2023-11-03 0.6 0.8 -10.5 -34.8
CMTL 2023-11-02 0.6 0.8 -10.5 -34.6
CMTL 2023-11-01 0.6 0.8 -10.2 -34.1
CMTL 2023-10-31 0.6 0.8 -10.1 -33.9
CMTL 2023-10-30 0.6 0.8 -9.8 -33.2
CMTL 2023-10-27 0.6 0.7 -9.3 -32.1

CMTL Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 7.26%.
  • The year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 156.89%.
  • Its 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -341.53%.
CMTL's revenue has moved down $178,122,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 500.619 -8.979 -44.843
2022-06-30 486.239 1.997 -43.268
2022-03-31 505.065 24.365 -29.054
2021-12-31 522.325 32.285 -26.582
2021-09-30 563.236 38.37 1.129
2021-06-30 581.695 -40.638 -73.48

CMTL'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.
  • CMTL has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 11.6% of graded US stocks.
  • CMTL's asset turnover comes in at 0.603 -- ranking 125th of 208 Electronic Equipment stocks.
  • VSAT, CODA, and NNDM are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CMTL.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 0.603 0.368 -0.171
2021-04-30 0.617 0.356 -0.197
2021-01-31 0.621 0.359 -0.224
2020-10-31 0.620 0.367 -0.234
2020-07-31 0.656 0.368 0.045
2020-04-30 0.692 0.375 0.068

CMTL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CMTL, see our CMTL price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $30.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.6 (Moderate Buy)

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (CMTL) Company Bio

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces, and markets products, systems, and services for communications solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Telecommunications Transmission, RF Microwave Amplifiers, and Mobile Data Communications. The company was founded in 1967 and is based in Melville, New York.

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Latest CMTL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CMTL as an investment opportunity.

Shareholders in Comtech Telecommunications (NASDAQ:CMTL) are in the red if they invested five years ago

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Yahoo | November 16, 2023

Wall Street Analysts Think Comtech (CMTL) Could Surge 28.15%: Read This Before Placing a Bet

The consensus price target hints at a 28.2% upside potential for Comtech (CMTL). While empirical research shows that this sought-after metric is hardly effective, an upward trend in earnings estimate revisions could mean that the stock will witness an upside in the near term.

Yahoo | November 9, 2023

Comtech Receives $20.0 Million Order from Spectra Group to Service Multiple NATO and European Regional Orders for Next Generation Troposcatter Systems

MELVILLE, N.Y., November 09, 2023--November 9, 2023-- Comtech (NASDAQ: CMTL), a global technology leader, announced today, the receipt of a $20.0 million order from the company’s UK-based partners, Spectra Group. The order will allow Spectra Group, the appointed regional distributor of Comtech’s Compact Over-the-Horizon Transportable Terminal (COMET), to service multiple orders already received, and several expected follow-on orders from undisclosed customers in the NATO and European regions.

Yahoo | November 9, 2023

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CMTL Price Returns

1-mo -2.46%
3-mo 18.17%
6-mo -3.57%
1-year 2.73%
3-year -33.92%
5-year -48.87%
YTD -1.24%
2022 -47.10%
2021 16.52%
2020 -40.46%
2019 48.02%
2018 11.56%

CMTL Dividends

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Continue Researching CMTL

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