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maxwell technologies inc (MXWL) Snapshot

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$7.60
Previous Close
$7.58
Day High
$7.63
Day Low
$7.22
52 Week High
05/27/14 - $18.43
52 Week Low
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Market Cap
218.2M
Average Volume 10 Days
414.0K
EPS TTM
$-0.15
Shares Outstanding
29.9M
EX-Date
10/30/91
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Maxwell Technologies, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets energy storage and power delivery products worldwide. The company offers ultracapacitors, which are energy storage devices that provide energy storage and power delivery solutions for applications in transportation, automotive, information technology, renewable energy, and industrial electronics industries. It also provides CONDIS high-voltage capacitors, including grading and coupling capacitors, and electronic voltage transformers that are used to ensure the safety and reliability of electric utility infrastructure and other applications involving transport, distribution, and measurement of high-voltage electrical energy. In addition, the company offers radiation-hardened microelectronic products consisting of single board computers and components, such as high-density memory and data conversion modules for satellites and spacecraft applications. It markets and sells its products through direct and indirect sales channels to integrators and original equipment manufacturers for use in a range of end products. The company was formerly known as Maxwell Laboratories, Inc. and changed its name to Maxwell Technologies, Inc. in 1996. Maxwell Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

452 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/12/15
Founded in 1965

maxwell technologies inc (MXWL) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $332.9K
Consultant
Total Annual Compensation: $681.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

maxwell technologies inc (MXWL) Key Developments

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. Appoints Michael Finger as Senior Vice President of Global Sales

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. announced that Michael Finger has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Global Sales. Immediately prior to joining Maxwell, Finger was vice president, global sales and marketing, for TT Electronics. Previously, he held a series of senior sales and management positions with Hella KGaA Huek & Co.

Maxwell Technologies Signs Purkeys as Distributor of Ultracapacitor-Based Engine Start Module

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. announced that it has signed an agreement with Purkeys for distribution of Maxwell's ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM) product line to the North American heavy duty trucking industry. Purkeys will take orders for Maxwell's ESM, which supplies dedicated power for truck engine starting, even when lead-acid batteries are drained and weakened by cold temperatures or excessive use, thereby eliminating costly jump-starts and downtime.

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the First Quarter and Full Year of 2015

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company swung to net profit over the prior year period on higher revenues. Non-GAAP net income was $0.02 per diluted share, an improvement compared to a net loss of $0.08 per diluted share in fourth quarter of 2013. Revenues were $52.9 million, up from $39 million reported for the same period last year and higher than the $50.6 million Street estimate. Income from operations was $0.346 million against loss from operations of $2.567 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $0.288 million against loss before income taxes of $2.464 million a year ago. Net loss was $2.118 million or $0.07 basic and diluted per share against $2.814 million or $0.10 basic and diluted per share a year ago. On non-GAAP basis, the company reported income from operations was $1.38 million against loss from operations of $1.209 million a year ago. Non-GAAP net income was $0.506 million against non-GAAP net loss of $1.456 million or $0.05 diluted per share a year ago. The revenues were primarily driven by increasing demand for products in the China bus market and the continued solid demand for many of products across a number of market segments. The fourth quarter GAAP net loss includes a $1.6 million charge for potential withholding tax associated with moneys, which may be formally repatriated to the U.S. company from Swiss subsidiary. Non-GAAP earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization, or EBITDA, was $4.3 million compared with $1.6 million in third quarter of 2014. The company spent $1.8 million on capital investments, which were primarily related to high-voltage test equipment and other improvements in Switzerland facility. For the year, the company reported revenue of $186.586 million against $193.534 million a year ago. Loss from operations was $1.737 million against income from operations of $8.556 million a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $1.926 million against income before income taxes of $8.492 million a year ago. Net loss was $6.272 million or $0.21 basic and diluted per share against net income of $6.34 million or $0.22 basic and diluted per share a year ago. On non-GAAP basis, the company reported income from operations was $2.23 million against $12.536 million a year ago. Non-GAAP net loss was $0.715 million or $0.02 diluted per share against non-GAAP net income of $10.32 million or $0.36 diluted per share a year ago. The decline in revenues were primarily related to a decline in revenues for hybrid transit vehicle applications, which were offset by increased revenues for wind, rail, and automotive applications. Non-GAAP EBITDA was $13.6 million in 2014 compared with $21.7 million in 2013. As of December 31, 2014, the company have $15.6 million in debt outstanding. For the first quarter of 2015, the company expects revenue to be lower sequentially by as much as 35% compared with that recorded in the fourth quarter. The company expects gross profit to decline to approximately 32%, mainly due to lower anticipated first quarter revenue volumes as well as lower price offerings for certain ultracapacitor products. For the full year 2015, The company anticipates sequential revenue growth in succeeding quarters that should produce total revenue of $160 million to $180 million. The company expects non-GAAP operating expenses to be approximately $15 million per quarter for the year of 2015. The company also expects capital expense budget is $6.5 million.

 

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