TESS Stock Overview
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated architects and delivers product and value chain solutions to support wireless systems in the United States and internationally.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$6.20|
|52 Week High||US$8.32|
|52 Week Low||US$5.08|
|1 Month Change||-1.27%|
|3 Month Change||3.85%|
|1 Year Change||-13.89%|
|3 Year Change||-65.17%|
|5 Year Change||-55.71%|
|Change since IPO||-14.15%|
Recent News & Updates
|TESS||US Communications||US Market|
Return vs Industry: TESS exceeded the US Communications industry which returned -16.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TESS underperformed the US Market which returned -12.7% over the past year.
|TESS Average Weekly Movement||6.4%|
|Communications Industry Average Movement||7.3%|
|Market Average Movement||7.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.0%|
Stable Share Price: TESS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: TESS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated architects and delivers product and value chain solutions to support wireless systems in the United States and internationally. The company offers base station infrastructure products, including base station antennas, cable and transmission lines, small towers, lightning protection devices, connectors, power systems, enclosures, grounding products, jumpers, miscellaneous hardware products, and mobile antennas to build, repair, and upgrade wireless broadband systems. It also provides network systems products, such as fixed and mobile broadband radio equipment, wireless networking filtering and distributed antenna systems, two-way radios, and security and surveillance products.
TESSCO Technologies Fundamentals Summary
|TESS fundamental statistics|
Is TESS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|TESS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$339.51m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 27, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.37|
|Net Profit Margin||-0.79%|
How did TESS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is TESSCO Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 1/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate TESS's fair value for valuation analysis.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate TESS's fair value for valuation analysis.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TESS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Communications industry average.
PE vs Market: TESS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate TESS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TESS is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the US Communications industry average (1.6x).
How is TESSCO Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TESS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: TESS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: TESS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: TESS's revenue (7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TESS's revenue (7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if TESS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has TESSCO Technologies performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TESS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: TESS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TESS is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 48.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare TESS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: TESS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (38.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TESS has a negative Return on Equity (-4.36%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is TESSCO Technologies's financial position?
Financial Health Score2/6
Financial Health Score 2/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Stable Cash Runway
Forecast Cash Runway
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TESS's short term assets ($143.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($76.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: TESS's short term assets ($143.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($50.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TESS's net debt to equity ratio (54.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: TESS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.2% to 57.2% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: TESS has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: TESS has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 39.6% each year
What is TESSCO Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TESS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TESS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TESS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TESS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: TESS is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as TESS has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sandip Mukerjee (58 yo)
Mr. Sandip Mukerjee serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of TESSCO Technologies Incorporated since August 20, 2019. Mr. Mukerjee served as President of Global Professional and Consulti...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sandip's total compensation ($USD891.73K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD771.97K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Sandip's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: TESS's management team is considered experienced (4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: TESS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: TESSCO Technologies Incorporated
- Ticker: TESS
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1982
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Implied Market Cap: US$55.698m
- Shares outstanding: 8.98m
- Website: https://www.tessco.com
Number of Employees
- TESSCO Technologies Incorporated
- 11126 McCormick Road
- Hunt Valley
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/21 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/20 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.