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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, NY, US
Websitecomtechtel.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureD

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2020)2,034(+2%)
Job Openings26
Revenue (FY, 2020)$616.7 M(-8%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$23.2(-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
Michael Plourde

Michael Plourde

Vice President of Global Engineering and Programs
Marcus Alston

Marcus Alston

Chief Trade Compliance Officer
Jay F. Whitehurst

Jay F. Whitehurst

President of Location Technologies
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Comtech Telecommunications Office Locations

Comtech Telecommunications has offices in Melville, Germantown, Santa Clara, Tempe and in 4 other locations
Melville, NY, US (HQ)
68 S Service Rd #230
Germantown, MD, US
20430 Century Blvd
Santa Clara, CA, US
3550 Bassett St
Tempe, AZ, US
2114 W 7th St
Beijing, CN
RM 807 Canway Bldg. No 66 Nanlish Road Xicheng District
Bengaluru, IN
Zareen Heights, Plot No. 1,216/2 Nagavarapalya Main Road, CV Raman Nagar
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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.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2021)

139.4m

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

53.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

38%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

792.0k

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

2.4m

Market capitalization (22-Jul-2021)

603.8m

Closing stock price (22-Jul-2021)

23.2

Cash (30-Apr-2021)

39.2m

EV

830.1m
Comtech Telecommunications's current market capitalization is $603.8 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, 2020Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

121.6m133.7m147.9m160.8m164.1m170.4m170.3m161.7m135.1m161.3m139.4m

Cost of goods sold

73.9m82.9m85.4m103.1m102.9m106.0m106.7m101.1m82.1m105.6m86.4m

Gross profit

47.7m50.8m62.4m57.8m61.2m64.4m63.6m60.6m53.0m55.7m53.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

39%38%42%36%37%38%37%37%39%35%38%
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
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

42.5m40.5m44.2m42.9m46.0m45.2m46.9m46.5m50.6m30.9m39.2m

Accounts Receivable

113.9m118.0m127.3m159.3m138.9m142.8m161.0m148.0m137.9m149.9m144.1m

Prepaid Expenses

19.4m25.8m

Inventories

70.2m71.7m76.6m89.6m87.4m83.0m71.8m74.1m79.4m81.6m83.1m
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, 2020Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

(1.7m)14.1m22.3m3.5m11.3m18.9m6.4m9.9m5.9m(81.6m)(80.8m)

Depreciation and Amortization

8.6m17.2m25.6m7.1m14.3m21.7m7.9m15.8m24.0m15.4m23.0m

Inventories

(10.3m)(13.5m)(19.6m)(15.2m)(14.1m)(9.1m)2.7m98.0k(5.7m)(1.8m)(3.9m)

Accounts Payable

610.0k(2.3m)310.0k(9.2m)(14.7m)(8.6m)4.3m2.3m6.7m14.5m8.1m
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$532.5 m
UHP NetworksDecember 02, 2019$50 m
TeleCommunication Systems , Inc.November 23, 2015$430.8 m
microDATA GISJuly 06, 2012
Stampede TechnologiesNovember 04, 2010
CPI InternationalMay 10, 2010$472.3 m
RadyneMay 12, 2008$223.7 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

92/100

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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

    61/100

  • 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 $35.8 Million Contract to Deploy Next Generation 911 Technologies and Services

Citizens of Arizona to Benefit from Comtech’s Best-in Breed Solutions MELVILLE, N.Y. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 26, 2021-- July 26, 2021 -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a global leading provider of next-generation 911 emergency systems and secure wireless communications

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. to Showcase 911 Solutions for States and Local Jurisdictions at NENA 2021

MELVILLE, N.Y. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 26, 2021-- July 26, 2021 -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a global leading provider of next-generation 911 emergency systems and secure wireless communications technologies, announced today that it will be showcasing all of the Company’s

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives Award from Frost & Sullivan as Growth Leader in Next Generation 911 Technologies and Services

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives Award from Frost & Sullivan as Growth Leader in Next Generation 911 Technologies and Services Content Import Thu, 07/22/2021 - 16:00 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives Award from Frost & Sullivan as Growth Leader in Next Generation 9…

Comtech Names Judy Chambers to Board of Directors

Comtech Names Judy Chambers to Board of Directors Content Import Thu, 07/22/2021 - 09:01 Comtech Names Judy Chambers to Board of Directors July 22, 2021 at 9:00 AM EDT This release is a backfill from a News Wire General New Director …

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract for WAN Optimization Equipment

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract for WAN Optimization Equipment Content Import Wed, 07/21/2021 - 09:01 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract for WAN Optimization Equipment July 21, 2021 at 9:00 AM EDT …

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $7.1 Million Emergency Alerts Contract to Enhance Nationwide Public Safety

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $7.1 Million Emergency Alerts Contract to Enhance Nationwide Public Safety Content Import Tue, 07/20/2021 - 09:01 Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $7.1 Million Emergency Alerts Contract to Enhance Nationwide Public Safety July…
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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 2,034 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 $303.2 k.

  • Who are Comtech Telecommunications competitors?

    Competitors of Comtech Telecommunications include Hughes Network Systems, 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, Germantown, Santa Clara, Tempe and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Comtech Telecommunications have?

    Comtech Telecommunications has 8 offices.