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Clearfield Inc CLFD

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$39.61 +0.67 (1.72%)
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Price vs Fair Value

CLFD is trading at a 357% premium.
Price
$38.92
Fair Value
$99.65
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$88.31
5-Star Price
$46.17
Economic Moat
Dghm
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$38.94
Day Range
$39.2940.37
52-Week Range
$22.9649.55
Bid/Ask
$39.51 / $39.81
Market Cap
$563.78 Mil
Volume/Avg
29,835 / 157,872

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
48.30
Price/Sales
3.23
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
Dividend Yield (Forward)
Total Yield
5.00%

Company Profile

Clearfield Inc mainly designs, manufactures, and distributes fiber protection, fiber management and fiber delivery solutions for communications networks. It provides a range of products including copper assemblies, cassettes, box enclosures, fiber connectors, frames, microduct, terminals, vaults, pedestal inserts, FieldSmart, WaveSmart, and CraftSmart. The company has a global presence with the majority of the revenue derived from the United States. The company has two reportable segments namely Clearfield segment and Nestor cables segment. The majority of revenue is derived from Clearfield segment.
Sector
Technology
Industry
Communication Equipment
Stock Style Box
Small Growth
Total Number of Employees
400

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
CLFD
GCA
002309
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
48.30
Price/Book Value
2.0112.15
Price/Sales
3.230.380.38
Price/Cash Flow
528.4420.825.94
Price/Earnings
CLFD
GCA
002309

Financial Strength

Metric
CLFD
GCA
002309
Quick Ratio
6.251.180.32
Current Ratio
9.762.260.51
Interest Coverage
−4.160.23−3.85
Quick Ratio
CLFD
GCA
002309

Profitability

Metric
CLFD
GCA
002309
Return on Assets (Normalized)
0.13%−0.84%−16.48%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
0.15%−14.30%−693.79%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
0.33%2.89%−26.08%
Return on Assets
CLFD
GCA
002309
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