Capstone Turbine Co. (NASDAQ:CPST) CEO Darren Jamison purchased 5,700 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 12th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $2.69 per share, for a total transaction of $15,333.00. Following the purchase, the chief executive officer now directly owns 73,392 shares in the company, valued at $197,424.48. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Darren Jamison also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, December 11th, Darren Jamison purchased 6,500 shares of Capstone Turbine stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $3.20 per share, for a total transaction of $20,800.00.

Shares of NASDAQ:CPST opened at $2.90 on Friday. The business’s 50 day simple moving average is $2.96 and its 200-day simple moving average is $1.97. The firm has a market capitalization of $26.33 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -1.12 and a beta of 0.76. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.01, a current ratio of 2.17 and a quick ratio of 1.43. Capstone Turbine Co. has a 12 month low of $1.88 and a 12 month high of $10.50.

Capstone Turbine (NASDAQ:CPST) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 6th. The industrial products company reported ($0.59) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.50) by ($0.09). The firm had revenue of $17.38 million for the quarter. Capstone Turbine had a negative return on equity of 96.84% and a negative net margin of 23.81%. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Capstone Turbine Co. will post -2.31 earnings per share for the current year.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in CPST. Ieq Capital LLC purchased a new stake in Capstone Turbine in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $45,000. Cerity Partners LLC lifted its stake in Capstone Turbine by 46.4% in the 3rd quarter. Cerity Partners LLC now owns 138,334 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $71,000 after buying an additional 43,859 shares in the last quarter. Perkins Capital Management Inc. lifted its stake in Capstone Turbine by 59.6% in the 3rd quarter. Perkins Capital Management Inc. now owns 2,189,900 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $1,117,000 after buying an additional 818,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its stake in Capstone Turbine by 82.1% in the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,603,490 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $2,048,000 after buying an additional 1,174,045 shares in the last quarter.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Capstone Turbine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 8th. ValuEngine raised Capstone Turbine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, January 3rd. Oppenheimer lowered Capstone Turbine from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Friday, November 8th. Maxim Group set a $0.50 price target on Capstone Turbine and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, October 18th. Finally, Lake Street Capital decreased their price target on Capstone Turbine from $30.00 to $5.00 in a research note on Monday, November 11th.

About Capstone Turbine

Capstone Turbine Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, and services microturbine technology solutions for use in stationary distributed power generation applications worldwide. It offers microturbine units, components, and various accessories for applications, including cogeneration comprising combined heat and power (CHP) and integrated CHP, as well as combined cooling, heat, and power; and renewable energy, natural resources, and critical power supply.

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