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Communications Systems Inc.
Index- P/E50.17 EPS (ttm)0.23 Insider Own0.70% Shs Outstand8.66M Perf Week1.05%
Market Cap99.94M Forward P/E- EPS next Y- Insider Trans3.63% Shs Float5.17M Perf Month-0.09%
Income2.00M PEG- EPS next Q- Inst Own35.80% Short Float0.36% Perf Quarter13.03%
Sales119.10M P/S0.84 EPS this Y309.10% Inst Trans0.03% Short Ratio2.15 Perf Half Y1.32%
Book/sh9.93 P/B1.16 EPS next Y- ROA1.90% Target Price20.71 Perf Year-7.38%
Cash/sh2.11 P/C5.46 EPS next 5Y- ROE2.20% 52W Range10.00 - 12.91 Perf YTD9.90%
Dividend0.64 P/FCF111.04 EPS past 5Y-20.40% ROI2.40% 52W High-10.61% Beta1.13
Dividend %5.55% Quick Ratio3.00 Sales past 5Y1.60% Gross Margin35.40% 52W Low15.40% ATR0.33
Employees578 Current Ratio5.40 Sales Q/Q-0.40% Oper. Margin2.90% RSI (14)52.60 Volatility2.45% 2.85%
OptionableNo Debt/Eq0.01 EPS Q/Q-33.30% Profit Margin1.60% Rel Volume0.28 Prev Close11.38
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.00 EarningsMay 07 AMC Payout304.80% Avg Volume8.75K Price11.54
Recom- SMA200.83% SMA501.37% SMA2002.99% Volume2,491 Change1.45%
Apr-13-15 09:00AM  JDL HealthTech Announces HIPAA Compliance Training Schedule for April and May 2015 GlobeNewswire
Mar-23-15 10:05AM  L-3s Communications Systems Segment Has a Promising Future Ahead
Mar-19-15 01:04PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Financials
Mar-12-15 03:38PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
11:46AM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or
09:15AM  Communications Systems, Inc. Subsidiary, JDL Technologies, Awarded Major Five-Year Network Services Contract by Broward County Public Schools Business Wire
Mar-05-15 06:48PM  Communications Systems reports 4Q loss AP
05:31PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results Business Wire
Mar-04-15 05:07PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Names Roger H.D. Lacey Chief Executive Officer Business Wire
Mar-03-15 04:05PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 Per Share Business Wire
Feb-25-15 07:05AM  Transition Networks Expands Hardened Ethernet Product Family with Three New Serial Device Servers Business Wire
Feb-23-15 03:45PM  Communications Systems, Inc. to Present at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference Business Wire
08:05AM  New Transition Networks ION 4110 Fiber to Fiber Repeater Enables 10 Gbps Backbone Network Upgrades Over Existing Fiber Infrastructure Business Wire
Feb-17-15 10:33AM  JDL Technologies Named to Elite 150 Managed Service Providers in North America as 2015 MSP 500 List is Published GlobeNewswire
Feb-06-15 11:31AM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosur EDGAR Online
Jan-26-15 08:00AM  JDL HealthTech Hosts Three HIPAA Compliance Training Seminars in Florida in February GlobeNewswire
Jan-15-15 11:17AM  JDL Technologies Signs Agreement With All Medical Solutions to Offer AMS SPHER Solution GlobeNewswire
Dec-03-14 04:05PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 Per Share Business Wire
Nov-19-14 08:00AM  Transition Networks Launches Network Interface Devices and Service Provisioning Apps for Easy Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Service Turn Up, SLAs Business Wire
Nov-11-14 07:00AM  Transition Networks to Present Key Carrier Ethernet Solution Innovations at MEF GEN14 Show in Washington DC Business Wire
Nov-08-14 07:07PM  10-Q for Communications Systems, Inc. Company Spotlight
Nov-06-14 12:12PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Nov-05-14 04:30PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results Business Wire
Oct-07-14 02:00PM  Suttle Announces First Wall-Mounted CPE Marketwired
Oct-06-14 08:50AM  Transition Networks to Showcase New Dynamic Bandwidth Allocation Application at COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2014 Convention in Dallas, TX Business Wire
Sep-29-14 08:50AM  Transition Networks to Participate in BICSI Fall Show with Exhibit Booth, Product Demonstrations, Speaking Engagement and Sponsorship Business Wire
Sep-09-14 09:00AM  Transition Networks Launches Scorpion-USB Ethernet Adapters Enabling Tablet, Laptop, Thin Client Connectivity for Fiber-Optic Networks Business Wire
Sep-03-14 11:15AM  Communications Systems, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.16 Per Share Business Wire
Aug-07-14 02:37PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Aug-06-14 04:35PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results Business Wire
Jul-24-14 05:10PM  Suttle Announces New MediaMAX(TM) Brand Marketwired
Jul-22-14 08:00AM  JDL Technologies Hosts HIPAA Compliance Officer Training July 30 in Orlando GlobeNewswire
Jun-24-14 01:40PM  JDL Technologies Wins 2014 Silver Award for JDL TechWatch Managed IT Services GlobeNewswire
Jun-12-14 05:27PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Submi EDGAR Online
Jun-09-14 07:00AM  JDL Technologies Named to CRN Solution Provider 500 List for 2014 GlobeNewswire
Jun-06-14 02:10PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or EDGAR Online
Jun-04-14 10:30AM  CSI Chairman Curtis Sampson Expresses Confidence in the Future of the Company at Today's Shareholder Meeting PR Newswire
May-29-14 04:30PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Announces Payment of Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
May-28-14 05:35PM  Gabelli raises stake in Communications Systems to 8.3% from 7.26% at
May-21-14 08:00AM  IT Survey Reveals Top Five Functions Information Technology Executives Are Outsourcing This Year GlobeNewswire
May-08-14 01:59PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
May-07-14 04:30PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports 2014 First Quarter Results PR Newswire
May-05-14 07:30AM  Transition Networks to Showcase Industrial Managed Switches and High-Density, Multi-Protocol Chassis at UTC Telecom 2014 Business Wire
Apr-25-14 04:13PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Sta EDGAR Online
Apr-16-14 05:04PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles of I EDGAR Online
Mar-31-14 03:58PM  Suttle Announces a Multi-Million Dollar, Multi-Year Contract for the New FutureLink(TM) Intelligent Wall Plate System Marketwired
Mar-14-14 02:17PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report EDGAR Online
Mar-13-14 07:30AM  Competitive Service Providers to See Automated Service Deployment in Real Time as Transition Networks Brings Converge EMS to COMPTEL PLUS Business Wire
Mar-12-14 08:00AM  Certified HIPAA-Compliant Information Technology Differentiates JDL Technologies Managed Health IT Services Program GlobeNewswire
Mar-11-14 04:30PM  Suttle Releases State-of-the-Art FutureLink(TM) Gigabit Ethernet Connectivity Marketwired
04:30PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports 2013 Fourth Quarter and Twelve Month Results and Progress in Strengthening and Revitalizing Its Business PR Newswire
Feb-19-14 08:00AM  Florida Student Astronaut Challenge Finals Set for March 2014 GlobeNewswire
Feb-11-14 07:30AM  Transition Networks Achieves MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Certification for its 10-Gigabit Ethernet Network Interface Device and Access Switch Business Wire
Feb-07-14 07:30AM  Kevin Martin Joins Transition Networks as Vice President of International Sales Business Wire
Jan-22-14 04:06PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition EDGAR Online
Jan-21-14 05:00PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports on First Phase of Restructuring Plan PR Newswire
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Jan-16-14 07:30AM  Transition Networks Announces New Vice President of North American Sales Business Wire
Jan-08-14 09:50AM  Reducing In-House IT Staff Additions is Top Benefit of Using a Managed Services Provider, According to New IT Survey by JDL Technologies GlobeNewswire
Dec-31-13 03:10PM  Communication Systems: The Risk In 2014's Dividend at Seeking Alpha
Dec-18-13 02:44PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers EDGAR Online
10:33AM  JDL Technologies Renews Support for UCF Regional Extension Center GlobeNewswire
Dec-10-13 08:30AM  JDL Technologies Promotes STEM Education as Sponsor of 2014 Florida Student Astronaut Challenge GlobeNewswire
Nov-21-13 03:28PM  JDL Technologies Expands Information Technology Solutions and Healthcare IT Services to Orlando Area GlobeNewswire
Nov-08-13 02:44PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
Nov-07-13 04:30PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results PR Newswire
07:08AM  Q3 2013 Communications Systems Inc Earnings Release - Tentative - Time Not Supplied CCBN
Nov-05-13 04:27PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or EDGAR Online
Oct-23-13 05:26PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Change in Directors or EDGAR Online
Oct-18-13 04:08PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers EDGAR Online
Oct-09-13 03:02PM  JDL Technologies Donates Grand Prize to PAHCOM Scholarship Fund GlobeNewswire
Oct-01-13 08:05AM  Transition Networks Simplifies Carrier Ethernet Services Delivery with New Access and Edge Products and Converge EMS Business Wire
Sep-30-13 04:19AM  10 Dividend Contender Dogs Chase 7% To 24% September Price Upsides at Seeking Alpha
Sep-17-13 08:05AM  Transition Networks to Present on Automating & Accelerating Delivery of Performance-Assured CE 2.0 Business & Wholesale Services at Ethernet & SDN Expo 2013 Business Wire
Sep-16-13 11:00AM  Transition Networks Unveils New 10Gigabit Ethernet Copper to Fiber Media Conversion Products to Support the 10GBase-T Standard at the BICSI Fall Conference & Expo Marketwired
11:00AM  Transition Networks Introduces New 24-Port Power-over-Ethernet Plus (PoE+) Managed Switch at the BICSI Fall Conference & Exposition Marketwired
Sep-11-13 07:03PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Announces Appointment of Scott Otis as President and General Manager of Transition Networks, Inc. and Provides Additional Information Regarding Recent Changes in Management Structure PR Newswire
Sep-09-13 04:56PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers EDGAR Online
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09:00AM  Communications Systems, Inc. Announces Changes in Business Structure, Management Changes and Actions to Enhance Shareholder Value PR Newswire
Sep-03-13 10:56AM  Suttle Announces the Latest Innovations in High-Speed Copper Connectivity Marketwired
Aug-20-13 04:15PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Announces Payment of Quarterly Dividend PR Newswire
08:58AM  Suttle Unveils Comprehensive Fiber Connectivity Solutions Marketwired
Aug-12-13 09:26AM  Suttle Announces New FutureLink(TM) Brand Marketwired
08:30AM  JDL Technologies Earns Managed Services Trustmark From CompTIA GlobeNewswire
Aug-08-13 03:15PM  COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online +7.77%
Aug-07-13 04:15PM  Communications Systems, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results PR Newswire
07:07AM  Q2 2013 Communications Systems Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close CCBN
Jul-23-13 11:54AM  Current Builders Selects JDL Technologies to Manage Their Information Technology, Implement Disaster Recovery, Harden Network Security, Deploy Wireless Networks and Update IT Infrastructure GlobeNewswire
Jun-26-13 11:12AM  10 Top Contender Dogs Stalk 9.5% To 26.6% Net Gains For June at Seeking Alpha
Jun-17-13 09:14AM  Transition Networks to Present on "How to Automate CE 2.0 Service Delivery" With Heavy Reading's Senior Analyst Stan Hubbard Marketwired
Jun-04-13 08:30AM  JDL Technologies Helps Businesses Prepare for Hurricane Season With Backup and Recovery Services and No-Cost Disaster Recovery Assessments GlobeNewswire
Communications Systems, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells modular connecting and wiring devices, digital subscriber line filters, structured wiring systems, and media and rate conversion products primarily in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company operates in three segments: Suttle, Transition Networks, and JDL Technologies. The Suttle segment manufactures and markets copper and fiber connectivity systems, enclosure systems, xDSL filters and splitters, and active technologies for voice, data, and video communications under SpeedStar, Corroshield, Suttle, and FutureLink brands; and residential structured wiring products under the SOHO (Small Office, Home Office) Access brand name. This segment offers its products directly and through distributors to telephone companies, electrical/low-voltage contractors, home builders, cable customers, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The Transition Networks segment designs, assembles, and markets network interface devices, media converters, network interface cards, Ethernet switches, small form factor pluggable modules, and other connectivity products under Transition Networks and MILAN brand names. This segment sells its products through distributors, resellers, integrators, OEMs, and directly to service providers. The JDL Technologies segment offers information technology (IT) solutions, including network design, computer infrastructure installations, IT service and support management, change management, network security, network operation, and cloud and virtualization services. Communications Systems, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota.
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