Capstone Turbine Co. (NASDAQ:CPST) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the six analysts that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has assigned a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $2.00.

CPST has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. HC Wainwright set a $2.00 target price on shares of Capstone Turbine and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. CIBC raised shares of Capstone Turbine from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. Roth Capital set a $2.00 target price on shares of Capstone Turbine and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Finally, Oppenheimer raised shares of Capstone Turbine from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th.

Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST) opened at $0.81 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $37.86, a P/E ratio of -1.42 and a beta of 0.88. Capstone Turbine has a 12-month low of $0.58 and a 12-month high of $1.35.

Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. The industrial products company reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.08) by ($0.01). Capstone Turbine had a negative net margin of 25.94% and a negative return on equity of 120.37%. The business had revenue of $19.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $20.23 million. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.19) earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 32.0% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts predict that Capstone Turbine will post -0.27 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Capstone Turbine stock. GMT Capital Corp bought a new position in shares of Capstone Turbine Co. (NASDAQ:CPST) during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 274,742 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $191,000. GMT Capital Corp owned approximately 0.59% of Capstone Turbine at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors own 10.02% of the company’s stock.

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Capstone Turbine Company Profile

Capstone Turbine Corporation (Capstone) develops, manufactures, markets and services microturbine technology solutions for use in stationary distributed power generation applications, including cogeneration (combined heat and power), integrated combined heat and power (ICHP), and combined cooling, heat and power (CCHP), renewable energy, natural resources and critical power supply.

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