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Comtech Telecommunications is a company that designs, develops, produces, and markets products, systems, and services for advanced communications solutions. The company specializes in the areas of satellite ground station technologies, public safety and location technologies, mission-critical technologies, and high-performance transmission technologies. Its products include satellite modems, solid-state and traveling wave tube amplifiers, mobile phone applications, 911 networks, and over-the-horizon microwave products and systems.

TypePublic
Founded1967
HQMelville, US
Websitecomtechtel.com
Employee Ratings2.9
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2019)2,013(+9%)
Job Openings11
Revenue (FY, 2020)$616.7 M(-8%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$16.3 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Comtech Telecommunications

Fred Kornberg

Fred Kornberg

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Michael Porcelain

Michael Porcelain

President and Chief Operating Officer
Michael Bondi

Michael Bondi

Chief Financial Officer
Nancy Stallone

Nancy Stallone

Vice President of Finance and Secretary
Michael Plourde

Michael Plourde

Vice President of Global Engineering and Programs
Jay F. Whitehurst

Jay F. Whitehurst

President of Location Technologies
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Comtech Telecommunications Office Locations

Comtech Telecommunications has offices in Melville, Annapolis, Fremont, Germantown and in 5 other locations
Melville, US (HQ)
68 S Service Rd #230
Annapolis, US
275 West St
Fremont, US
3215 Skyway Ct
Germantown, US
20430 Century Blvd
Tempe, US
2114 W 7th St
Beijing, CN
RM 807 Canway Bldg. No 66 Nanlish Road Xicheng District
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Comtech Telecommunications Financials and Metrics

Comtech Telecommunications Revenue

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Comtech Telecommunications's revenue was reported to be $616.72 m in FY, 2020 which is a 8.2% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

616.7m

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(8.2%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

226.8m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

36.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

7.0m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

15.2m

Market capitalization (12-Nov-2020)

406.7m

Closing stock price (12-Nov-2020)

16.3

Cash (31-Jul-2020)

47.9m

EV

540.8m
Comtech Telecommunications's current market capitalization is $406.7 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

550.4m570.6m671.8m616.7m

Revenue growth, %

34%4%18%(8%)

Cost of goods sold

332.2m346.6m424.4m389.9m

Gross profit

218.2m223.9m247.4m226.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

121.6m133.7m147.9m160.8m164.1m170.4m170.3m161.7m135.1m

Cost of goods sold

73.9m82.9m85.4m103.1m102.9m106.0m106.7m101.1m82.1m

Gross profit

47.7m50.8m62.4m57.8m61.2m64.4m63.6m60.6m53.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

39%38%42%36%37%38%37%37%39%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

41.8m43.5m45.6m47.9m

Accounts Receivable

125.0m147.4m145.0m126.8m

Inventories

60.6m75.1m74.8m82.3m

Current Assets

241.0m279.8m280.3m277.1m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

15.8m29.8m25.0m7.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

37.2m34.7m30.2m32.2m

Inventories

7.8m(20.1m)(3.8m)(9.1m)

Accounts Payable

(4.5m)13.7m(21.3m)(2.2m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

(1.7m)14.1m22.3m3.5m11.3m18.9m6.4m9.9m5.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

8.6m17.2m25.6m7.1m14.3m21.7m7.9m15.8m24.0m

Inventories

(10.3m)(13.5m)(19.6m)(15.2m)(14.1m)(9.1m)2.7m98.0k(5.7m)

Accounts Payable

610.0k(2.3m)310.0k(9.2m)(14.7m)(8.6m)4.3m2.3m6.7m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

303.6k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Comtech Telecommunications Operating Metrics

Comtech Telecommunications's Backlog was reported to be $620.9m in FY, 2020.
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Comtech Telecommunications Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Gilat Satellite NetworksJanuary 29, 2020$532.50 m
UHP NetworksDecember 02, 2019$50 m
TeleCommunication Systems , Inc.November 23, 2015$430.80 m
microDATA GISJuly 06, 2012
Stampede TechnologiesNovember 04, 2010
CPI InternationalMay 10, 2010$472.30 m
RadyneMay 12, 2008$223.70 m
DigiCast NetworksJanuary 01, 2007
Insite ConsultingAugust 01, 2006
Comtech Tolt TechnologiesJanuary 19, 2005
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Comtech Telecommunications Revenue Breakdown

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Comtech Telecommunications revenue breakdown by business segment: 57.4% from Commercial Solutions and 42.6% from Government Solutions

Comtech Telecommunications revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 23.5% from International and 76.5% from United States

Comtech Telecommunications Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Comtech Telecommunications Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Comtech Telecommunications Online and Social Media Presence

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Comtech Telecommunications Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    60/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    53/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    72/100

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Comtech Telecommunications News and Updates

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. and Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. Terminate Merger Agreement and Settle Litigation

MELVILLE, N.Y., and PETAH TIKVA, Israel, Oct. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) (“Comtech”) and Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT; TASE: GILT) (“Gilat”) announced today that the companies have agreed to terminate the merger agreement first annou…

Comtech Telecommunications Blogs

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded City of Edmonton Next Generation 911 Contract Valued At $2.4 Million

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded City of Edmonton Next Generation 911 Contract Valued At $2.4 Million Content Import Mon, 11/30/2020 - 09:00 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded City of Edmonton Next Generation 911 Contract Valued At $2.4 Million November 30, 202…

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Present at Diamond Equity Research 2020 Virtual Emerging Growth Invitational

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Present at Diamond Equity Research 2020 Virtual Emerging Growth Invitational Content Import Fri, 11/27/2020 - 09:00 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Present at Diamond Equity Research 2020 Virtual Emerging Growth Invitational November 2…

Comtech Awarded $175.1 Million Contract for Statewide Next Generation 9-1-1 Technologies and Services

MELVILLE, N.Y. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 23, 2020-- November 23, 2020 --   Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a world leader in secure and highly reliable location, public safety, navigation and communication technologies, announced that its Safety & Security Technologies group, whic…

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded Five-Year Multi-Million Dollar Upgrade with Saudi Telecom Company

MELVILLE, N.Y. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 19, 2020-- November 19, 2020 -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a world leader in secure and highly reliable location, public safety, navigation, and communication technologies, announced today that its Location Technologies group, a division

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Present at Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Present at Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference Content Import Mon, 11/16/2020 - 09:03 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Present at Southwest IDEAS Investor Conference November 16, 2020 at 9:01 AM EST This release is a back…

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces a Contract Renewal Worth $4.2 Million with Tier-One Carrier

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces a Contract Renewal Worth $4.2 Million with Tier-One Carrier Content Import Mon, 11/16/2020 - 09:01 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces a Contract Renewal Worth $4.2 Million with Tier-One Carrier November 16, 2020 at 9:00 AM E…
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Comtech Telecommunications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Comtech Telecommunications founded?

    Comtech Telecommunications was founded in 1967.

  • Who are Comtech Telecommunications key executives?

    Comtech Telecommunications's key executives are Fred Kornberg, Michael Porcelain and Michael Bondi.

  • How many employees does Comtech Telecommunications have?

    Comtech Telecommunications has 2,013 employees.

  • What is Comtech Telecommunications revenue?

    Latest Comtech Telecommunications annual revenue is $616.7 m.

  • What is Comtech Telecommunications revenue per employee?

    Latest Comtech Telecommunications revenue per employee is $306.4 k.

  • Who are Comtech Telecommunications competitors?

    Competitors of Comtech Telecommunications include Escape Communications, Envistacom and Empower RF Systems.

  • Where is Comtech Telecommunications headquarters?

    Comtech Telecommunications headquarters is located at 68 S Service Rd #230, Melville.

  • Where are Comtech Telecommunications offices?

    Comtech Telecommunications has offices in Melville, Annapolis, Fremont, Germantown and in 5 other locations.

  • How many offices does Comtech Telecommunications have?

    Comtech Telecommunications has 9 offices.