EXFO Inc – Subordinate Voting S (NASDAQ:EXFO):
EXFO’s “PON-aware” power meter a first for telecom industry.
The company is trading unchanged by % since yesterday’s close of $3.85.
EXFO Inc. (EXFO), launched on September 18, 1985, provides communications service providers (CSPs) and data center, cloud and Web-scale operators with field test, service assurance and analytics solutions to ensure the deployment, maintenance and management of physical, virtual, fixed and mobile networks. The Company focuses on network infrastructures: fourth generation (4G)/long-term evolution (LTE), wireless backhaul, small cells and distributed antenna systems (DAS), 100G network upgrades and fiber-to-the-home (FTTH)/fiber-to-the-curb (FTTC)/fiber-to-the-node (FTTN) deployments. The Company offers a range of wireline and wireless test, service assurance and analytics solutions to the global telecommunications industry. The Business’s products include TestFlow, a cloud-based, field test automation solution simplifying and accelerating complex, labor-intensive deployment activities for home-broadband and wireless radio access networks (RAN); LTB-8 platform, a multi-module test and software-sharing automation suite accelerating high-speed optical testing in lab and manufacturing environments; a family of optical time domain reflectometers (OTDRs); iSAM, an intelligent service activation software bringing speed and simplicity to testing Ethernet services; MaxTester-940 Fiber Certifier optical loss test set (OLTS) for data center and enterprise markets, and the G.fast handheld test set for the roll out of ultra-broadband services on copper links..
Shares last traded at $3.85 just a bit lower than $4.01, the 50 day moving average and much lower than the 200 day moving average of $4.42. The 50 day moving average moved down $-0.16 and the 200 day average was down $-0.57.
The P/E ratio is currently 240.62 and the market cap is 210.63M. In the last earnings report the EPS was $0.02 and is estimated to be $0.26 for the current year with 54,708,000 shares presently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is estimated at $0.06 with next year’s EPS projected to be $0.35.
Short traders are feeling a little more bearish on shares of the company if you evaluate the uptick in short interest. The company experienced a rise in short interest of 15.40% as of the latest report on October 13, 2017. Short interest grew 2,446 over that period. With short interest at 18,334 and short average daily volume at 26,866, days to cover is 1.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.00% on October 13.