Globalstar Inc. (NYSE:GSAT) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price dropped -3.39% during latest trading session. Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) recently reported its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016.
Chairman and CEO of Globalstar, Jay Monroe commented, “Total income surged 8% during the third quarter as we continue to grow our subscriber base and improve ARPU. Service income, up 12% from the third quarter of 2015, contributed meaningfully to the improvement in our operating margin. Net income reduced from the third quarter of 2015 due to lower non-cash derivative valuation gains, but Adjusted EBITDA improved importantly due to surged service income as our costs were down slightly.
“Finally, we continue to work on our FCC proceeding every day to seek a favorable outcome. As we have before stated, given the current status of our proceeding and in deference to the Commission’s deliberative process, we will not provide additional comment on that subject at this time.”
Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 0.40 that indicates if GSAT lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Generally, it indicates good short-term financial strength. Street is more conscious on this after SunEdison, Inc. case. To make strengthen these views, the active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 0.30, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 2.30, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.
Following previous ticker characteristics, Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:KLIC) also run on active notice, stock price plummeted -3.46% after traded at $14.80 in most recent trading session.
KLIC has price to earnings ratio of 22.46 and the price to current year EPS stands at -0.60%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be 16.49%. Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 6.60 and quick ratio was calculated as 5.80. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 0.00 for seeing its liquidity position.
Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 3.83% for a week and 2.64% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.41. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an “Active Revolving Stocks.” The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.00 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of 6.17%. KLIC’s institutional ownership was registered as 85.20%, while insider ownership was 1.50%.