Analysts forecast that Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) will report earnings per share of ($0.11) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have issued estimates for Maxwell Technologies’ earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.12) and the highest estimate coming in at ($0.10). Maxwell Technologies posted earnings of ($0.23) per share in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 52.2%. The firm is scheduled to report its next earnings report on Tuesday, February 27th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Maxwell Technologies will report full year earnings of ($0.59) per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.62) to ($0.55). For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will report earnings of ($0.37) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.43) to ($0.28). Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that cover Maxwell Technologies.

Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The electronics maker reported ($0.13) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.15) by $0.02. Maxwell Technologies had a negative net margin of 36.94% and a negative return on equity of 32.06%. The firm had revenue of $35.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $36.39 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.21) EPS. The business’s revenue was up 40.4% compared to the same quarter last year.

Several brokerages recently commented on MXWL. Roth Capital raised shares of Maxwell Technologies from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, November 20th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Maxwell Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $7.00 price target for the company in a report on Monday, September 18th. ValuEngine raised shares of Maxwell Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 6th. Finally, Cowen reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $8.00 price target on shares of Maxwell Technologies in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $6.70.

Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ MXWL) traded down $0.08 on Thursday, hitting $5.32. 225,100 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 228,685. The company has a quick ratio of 1.86, a current ratio of 2.57 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28. Maxwell Technologies has a 1 year low of $4.29 and a 1 year high of $6.61.

In other Maxwell Technologies news, CEO Franz Fink bought 230,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 14th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.98 per share, with a total value of $1,145,400.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Jorg Buchheim bought 250,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 14th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $5.18 per share, with a total value of $1,295,000.00. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 328,180 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,699,972.40. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 3.54% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank purchased a new stake in shares of Maxwell Technologies during the third quarter worth $100,000. Institute for Wealth Management LLC. acquired a new position in shares of Maxwell Technologies during the 2nd quarter valued at about $102,000. SG Americas Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of Maxwell Technologies during the 2nd quarter valued at about $107,000. Trexquant Investment LP acquired a new position in shares of Maxwell Technologies during the 3rd quarter valued at about $107,000. Finally, American International Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Maxwell Technologies by 7.1% during the 1st quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 19,390 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $113,000 after acquiring an additional 1,277 shares during the last quarter. 52.27% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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Maxwell Technologies Company Profile

Maxwell Technologies, Inc develops, manufactures and markets energy storage and power delivery products for transportation, industrial, information technology and other applications and microelectronic products for space and satellite applications. The Company offers three product lines: Ultracapacitors, High-Voltage Capacitors and Radiation-Hardened Microelectronic Products.

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