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Iridium Communications Inc IRDM

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$29.98 +0.66 (2.25%)
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Price vs Fair Value

IRDM is trading at a 146% premium.
Price
$30.18
Fair Value
$29.72
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$58.49
5-Star Price
$77.29
Economic Moat
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Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$29.32
Day Range
$29.4929.99
52-Week Range
$24.1465.12
Bid/Ask
$29.80 / $30.31
Market Cap
$3.64 Bil
Volume/Avg
617,484 / 1.2 Mil

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
99.93
Price/Sales
4.79
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
1.73%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
1.87%
Total Yield
8.83%

Company Profile

Iridium Communications Inc offers voice and data communications services and products to businesses, U.S. and international government agencies, and other customers on a global basis. The company is a provider of mobile voice and data communications services through a constellation of low earth-orbiting satellites. Iridium's solutions are ideally suited for industries such as maritime, aviation, government/military, emergency/humanitarian services, mining, forestry, oil and gas, heavy equipment, transportation, and utilities. Iridium also provides service to subscribers from the U.S. Department of Defense, as well as other civil and government agencies around the world. The Company operates in one business segment, providing global satellite communications services and products.
Sector
Communication Services
Industry
Telecom Services
Stock Style Box
Small Growth
Total Number of Employees

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
IRDM
GSAT
VSAT
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
99.9310.03
Price/Book Value
4.275.700.40
Price/Sales
4.799.530.47
Price/Cash Flow
10.2320.932.60
Price/Earnings
IRDM
GSAT
VSAT

Financial Strength

Metric
IRDM
GSAT
VSAT
Quick Ratio
2.360.602.25
Current Ratio
3.330.812.71
Interest Coverage
1.20−0.62−3.40
Quick Ratio
IRDM
GSAT
VSAT

Profitability

Metric
IRDM
GSAT
VSAT
Return on Assets (Normalized)
2.60%−0.28%1.45%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
7.54%−0.70%4.25%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
5.91%1.41%3.52%
Return on Assets
IRDM
GSAT
VSAT
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