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Last $4.67 USD
Change Today +0.16 / 3.55%
Volume 104.8K
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american superconductor corp (AMSC) Details

American Superconductor Corporation provides megawatt-scale solutions worldwide. It operates through two segments, Wind and Grid. The Wind segment designs various wind turbine systems and licenses these designs to third parties under the Windtec Solutions brand. It supplies power electronics and software-based control systems, and provides customer support services to wind turbine manufacturers. This segment’s design portfolio includes a range of drive trains and power ratings of 2 megawatts. The Grid segment provides products and services, which enable electric utilities and renewable energy project developers to connect, transmit, and distribute power under the Gridtec Solutions brand. It offers transmission planning services that identify power grid congestion, poor power quality, and other risks; grid interconnection solutions for wind farms and solar power plants, power quality systems, and transmission and distribution cable systems; resilient electric grid systems, which provide protection against the adverse effects that follow the loss of critical substation facilities in urban areas; ship protection systems that reduce a naval ship’s magnetic signature; and standalone fault current limiters, which act as surge protectors for the power grid. This segment also provides flexible alternating current transmission system, a system that consists of power electronics and other static components used for controlling power flow and voltage in the AC transmission system. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Devens, Massachusetts.

308 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/5/15
Founded in 1987

american superconductor corp (AMSC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $312.0K
Executive Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $295.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

american superconductor corp (AMSC) Key Developments

AMSC Announces $6 Million in STATCOM Orders in Asia Pacific

AMSC announced the two new D-VAR® STATCOM orders worth approximately $6 million to supply a PQ-IVR® Power Quality Solution to a semiconductor fabrication plant and a D-VAR® Renewable Interconnectivity Solution to a wind farm in Australia. The systems are expected to be delivered by the end of 2015.

American Superconductor Corporation Presents at Three Part Advisors, LLC Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference 2015, Aug-26-2015 11:20 AM

American Superconductor Corporation Presents at Three Part Advisors, LLC Midwest IDEAS Investor Conference 2015, Aug-26-2015 11:20 AM. Venue: Hard Rock Hotel, 230 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60601, United States. Speakers: David A. Henry, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer.

American Superconductor Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Second Quarter Ending September 30, 2015; Reports Impairment of Long Lived Assets for the Quarter First Quarter of 2015

American Superconductor Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $23,723,000 compared to $11,696,000 a year ago. Operating loss was $8,257,000 compared to $12,667,000 a year ago. Loss before income tax expense was $8,547,000 compared to $13,389,000 a year ago. Net loss was $9,121,000 or $0.75 per basic and diluted share compared to net loss of $13,517,000 or $1.74 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was $3,035,000 compared to $5,506,000 a year ago. Non-GAAP net loss was $8,748,000 or $0.72 per basic and diluted share compared to Non-GAAP net loss of $11,865,000 or $1.53 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Below operating loss, the company reported a gain of $800,000 in the first fiscal quarter for the change in fair value of derivatives and warrants. The gain was primarily due to the decrease in stock price in the first fiscal quarter. Wind revenue more than doubled year-over-year, and grid revenue grew more than 35% year-over-year due to increased D-VAR shipments. For the quarter first quarter of 2015, the company reported impairment of long lived assets amounted to $746,000. For the second quarter ending September 30, 2015, the company expects that its revenues will be in the range of $18 million to $20 million. The company's net loss for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 is expected to be less than $8.5 million, or $0.62 per share. The company expects that its non-GAAP net loss for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 will be less than $9.0 million, or $0.65 per share.


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