Maxwell Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MXWL) Quarterly Sentiment Report

April 17, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

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Sentiment for Maxwell Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MXWL)

Maxwell Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MXWL) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Its down -0.87, from 1.92 in 2017Q3. The ratio is negative, as 39 institutional investors started new and increased positions, while 37 reduced and sold their holdings in Maxwell Technologies Inc. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now have: 18.15 million shares, up from 17.18 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Maxwell Technologies Inc in their top 10 positions increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 10 Reduced: 27 Increased: 23 New Position: 16.

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. develops, makes, and markets energy storage and power delivery products worldwide. The company has market cap of $217.93 million. The firm offers ultra-capacitor cells, and multi-cell packs and modules, which provide energy storage and power delivery solutions for applications in various industries, including bus, rail, and truck in transportation; grid energy storage; and renewable wind energy solutions. It currently has negative earnings. It also provides lithium-ion capacitors, which are energy storage devices designed to address various applications in the rail, grid, and industrial markets where energy density and weight are differentiating factors.

The stock decreased 1.37% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $5.74. About 67,623 shares traded. Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) has risen 6.39% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.16% the S&P500.

Analysts await Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $-0.20 EPS, up 25.93 % or $0.07 from last year’s $-0.27 per share. After $-0.21 actual EPS reported by Maxwell Technologies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.76 % EPS growth.

Mak Capital One Llc holds 9.55% of its portfolio in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. for 1.19 million shares. Van Den Berg Management I Inc owns 2.27 million shares or 1.47% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Ironwood Investment Management Llc has 0.18% invested in the company for 43,771 shares. The Wisconsin-based Thompson Investment Management Inc. has invested 0.15% in the stock. Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc, a New York-based fund reported 92,850 shares.#img1#

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $26,787 activity.

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 67% of Maxwell Technologies’s analysts are positive. Out of 3 Wall Street analysts rating Maxwell Technologies, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $5.0 while the high is $7.0. The stock’s average target of $6 is 4.53% above today’s ($5.74) share price. MXWL was included in 5 notes of analysts from November 1, 2017. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital with “Hold” on Thursday, November 9. Roth Capital upgraded the shares of MXWL in report on Monday, November 20 to “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 8 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Friday, February 16, the company rating was upgraded by Oppenheimer. As per Wednesday, November 1, the company rating was maintained by Roth Capital.

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