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How to buy Orion Energy Systems stock

Learn how to easily invest in Orion Energy Systems stock.

Orion Energy Systems Inc is an electrical equipment & parts business based in the US. Orion Energy Systems shares (OESX) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Orion Energy Systems employs 314 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $107.2 million.

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Orion Energy Systems stock price (NASDAQ: OESX)

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Orion Energy Systems shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-26.
Latest market close$1.56
52-week range$1.41 - $4.62
50-day moving average $1.75
200-day moving average $2.59
Wall St. target price$4.33
PE ratio 77.5
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.02

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Is it a good time to buy Orion Energy Systems stock?

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Orion Energy Systems price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $1.56 from 2022-09-30

1 week (2022-09-23) 0.65%
1 month (2022-08-31) -7.14%
3 months (2022-07-01) -23.53%
6 months (2022-03-29) N/A
1 year (2021-10-01) -60.10%
2 years (2020-10-02) -79.06%
3 years (2019-10-02) 2.63
5 years (2017-09-29) 39.29%

Is Orion Energy Systems stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Orion Energy Systems stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Orion Energy Systems's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Orion Energy Systems's P/E ratio

Orion Energy Systems's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 78x. In other words, Orion Energy Systems shares trade at around 78x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Orion Energy Systems's EBITDA

Orion Energy Systems's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $3.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Orion Energy Systems's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Orion Energy Systems financials

Revenue TTM $107.2 million
Operating margin TTM 1.76%
Gross profit TTM $33.1 million
Return on assets TTM 1.35%
Return on equity TTM 1.21%
Profit margin 0.7%
Book value $2.00
Market capitalisation $48.4 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Orion Energy Systems share dividends

We're not expecting Orion Energy Systems to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Orion Energy Systems share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Orion Energy Systems's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.41 up to $4.62. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

OESX.US volatility(beta: 2.01)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Orion Energy Systems's is 2.0116. This would suggest that Orion Energy Systems's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Orion Energy Systems overview

Orion Energy Systems, Inc. researches, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, sells, installs, and implements energy management systems for commercial office and retail, exterior area lighting, and industrial applications in North America. The company operates through three segments: Orion Services Group, Orion Distribution Services, and Orion U. S. Markets. It offers interior light emitting diode (LED) high bay fixtures; smart building control systems, which provide lighting control options and data intelligence capabilities for building managers; and LED troffer door retrofit for use in office or retail grid ceilings. The company also offers various other LED and HIF fixtures for lighting and energy management needs comprising fixtures for agribusinesses, parking lots, roadways, retail, mezzanine, outdoor applications, and private label resale.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Orion Energy Systems is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 7.443% of Orion Energy Systems shares are held by insiders and 52.201% by institutions.
How many people work for Orion Energy Systems?
Latest data suggests 314 work at Orion Energy Systems.
When does the fiscal year end for Orion Energy Systems?
Orion Energy Systems's fiscal year ends in March.
Where is Orion Energy Systems based?
Orion Energy Systems's address is: 2210 Woodland Drive, Manitowoc, WI, United States, 54220
What is Orion Energy Systems's ISIN number?
Orion Energy Systems's international securities identification number is: US6862751087
What is Orion Energy Systems's CUSIP number?
Orion Energy Systems's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 686275108

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