Maxwell Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) received a $5.00 price target from equities research analysts at Roth Capital in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a a “hold” rating on the stock. Roth Capital’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 0.81% from the company’s current price.

Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on MXWL. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Maxwell Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $6.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and set a $4.50 price target on shares of Maxwell Technologies in a research report on Thursday, August 4th.

Shares of Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) opened at 4.96 on Monday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $5.06 and a 200-day moving average of $5.56. Maxwell Technologies has a 1-year low of $4.20 and a 1-year high of $8.04. The firm’s market capitalization is $157.93 million.

Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ:MXWL) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August 3rd. The company reported ($0.13) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.07. Maxwell Technologies had a negative net margin of 5.05% and a negative return on equity of 10.45%. The company earned $34.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $35.08 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.11) EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts predict that Maxwell Technologies will post ($0.56) EPS for the current fiscal year.

Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in Maxwell Technologies by 95.9% in the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 105,311 shares of the company’s stock worth $557,000 after buying an additional 51,554 shares during the last quarter. A.R.T. Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Maxwell Technologies during the second quarter worth $194,000. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in Maxwell Technologies by 9.1% in the second quarter. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. now owns 359,200 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,897,000 after buying an additional 30,000 shares during the last quarter. Summit Securities Group LLC purchased a new stake in Maxwell Technologies during the second quarter worth $201,000. Finally, State Street Corp raised its stake in Maxwell Technologies by 1,532.0% in the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 328,522 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,737,000 after buying an additional 308,392 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 54.56% of the company’s stock.

About Maxwell Technologies

Maxwell Technologies, Inc develops, manufactures and markets energy storage and power delivery products for transportation, industrial, information technology and other applications and microelectronic products for space and satellite applications. The Company offers three product lines: Ultracapacitors, High-Voltage Capacitors and Radiation-Hardened Microelectronic Products.

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