Maxwell stock: buy or sell?
June 28th, 2019
Maxwell Technologies, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets energy storage and power delivery products worldwide. The company provides ultracapacitor cells, multi-cell packs, modules, and subsystems that provide energy storage and power delivery solutions for applications in automotive, grid energy storage, wind, bus, industrial, and truck industries; and lithium-ion capacitors, which are energy storage devices designed to address various applications in the rail, grid, and industrial markets.
Should I buy Maxwell stock?You can't be a successful trader if you don't follow a methodolgy or system that assist you in choosing companies and the correct market timing. Following a trading strategy helps to make decisions easier, quicker and with less hesitations. At Stocks2.com, we use very simple but trusted and powerful trend following trading strategies. Simple things usually work the best.
None of our preferred buy setups matches with Maxwell Technologies stock situation right now, therefore this is not a suitable entry point.
|New all-time high||No|
|New 52 week high||No|
|Price crossing up 200d MA||No|
|100d MA crossing up 200d MA||No|
Is Maxwell stock a buy?
Financial institutions and banks post stock ratings everyday.At Stocks2.com, we found 1 rating published for MXWL stock in the last 30 days.
|Date||Analyst / Broker||Previous rating||Current rating|
Maxwell stock analysis
Maxwell Technologies shares remained stable 0.00% to $4.48 on June.
Shares of Maxwell Technologies closed on June at $4.48 and remained stable a tight 0.00%. On April, SMA100d and SMA200d crossed up triggering a rise of 2.52%. Since price and SMA200d lines crossed up on February, MXWL climbed $1.41 (45.93%). MXWL is retaking the upward trend marking a new rising bottom heading to break out over $4.67.
Maxwell Technologies shares remained constant 0.00% late June, ending at $4.48. Late April MXWL climbed an outstanding 9.09% in just one week. Late April MXWL collapsed a spooky -6.19% in just one week.
Weekly chart tells us that price is in a simple uptrend, tested $4.17 level and now climbing back aiming its last top at $4.74. Since early April when SMA20w and SMA40w crossed up, MXWL price slipped $-0.15 per share (-3.24%). Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up early February, MXWL climbed $1.41 (45.93%).
Maxwell stock price history
Maxwell stock went public on March 18th, 1983 with a price of $9.641. Since then, MXWL stock declined a -53.50%, with a yearly average of -1.50%.
1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.
Maxwell stock historical price chart
MXWL stock reached 52-week highs at $5.82, and all-time highs 1998-12-28 with a price of 42.25.
Maxwell stock price target is $4.30How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable However, financial institutions invest time and resources to provide the most accurated estimations to help investors to make their decisions. You should not follow the analysts' MXWL stock price predictions in the hope that they will be met as they may be wrong and not met. For the last 30 days we only found 1 price prediction for Maxwell Technologies stock:
|Date||Analyst / Broker||Action||Previous target||Current target||Diff|
Financials and fundamental analysis
Earnings date and Earnings per ShareAfter publishing its last earnings report on April, Maxwell Technologies stayed constant a lame -0.88%. Unfortunately, reported EPS is not yet available in our database.
|Quarter||Reporting date||Estimated EPS||Actual EPS||Surprise|
Annual financial resultsCompared to 2017, last anual sales report draw a beatiful growth of 3.14% to $90.46 million dollars. When comparing 2018 vs 2017, instead, profit margin (that is, the net income divided by revenues) escalated a 8.77% to -40.40%.
|2013||$194 M||-||$6.34 M3.3%||-|
|2014||$187 M||-3.59%||$-6.27 M-3.4%||-198.93%|
|2015||$167 M||-10.30%||$-22.33 M-13.3%||256.07%|
|2016||$121 M||-27.56%||$-23.71 M-19.6%||6.14%|
|2017||$88 M||-27.66%||$-43.13 M-49.2%||81.94%|
|2018||$90 M||3.14%||$-36.55 M-40.4%||-15.26%|
Quarterly financial resultsMaxwell posted $-1.15 million in sales for 2018-Q4, a -103.40% less compared to previous quarter. Reported quarter income marked $-6.32 million with a profit margin of 550.35%. Profit margin skyrocketed a 579.18% compared to previous quarter when profit margin was -28.83%. When comparing revenues to same quarter last year, Maxwell Technologies sales marked a scary slide and plummed a -103.73%.
|2017-Q1||$27 M||-||$-10.40 M-39.0%||-|
|2017-Q2||$37 M||39.00%||$-10.12 M-27.3%||-2.69%|
|2017-Q3||$36 M||-3.46%||$-13.86 M-38.7%||36.96%|
|2017-Q4||$31 M||-14.11%||$-8.75 M-28.4%||-36.85%|
|2018-Q1||$28 M||-7.63%||$-9.21 M-32.4%||5.18%|
|2018-Q2||$29 M||3.69%||$-11.30 M-38.4%||22.78%|
|2018-Q3||$34 M||14.47%||$-9.72 M-28.8%||-13.97%|
|2018-Q4||$-1 M||-103.40%||$-6.32 M550.3%||-35.02%|
Maxwell ownershipWhen you are planning to buy shares of a company, it's worth to review its ownership structure.
Maxwell Technologies shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a of all shares.
For a better understanding, the next table shows ownership data compared to other related stocks:
|Market cap||$0.0 M|
|Total shares||0.0 M|
|Float shares||0.0 M|
|- Institutional holdings (%)||0.0%|
|- Insider holdings (%)||0.0%|
|Shares in short selling||0.0%|
|Friday, June 28th, 2019|
|Day range||$4.36 - $4.50|
|Average true range||$0.12|
|50d mov avg||$4.49|
|100d mov avg||$4.02|
|200d mov avg||$3.57|
Maxwell performanceStocks performance is always measured in comparision to the market or competitors and related stocks in the same industry. We selected as the bechmarking frame for Maxwell Technologies stock.