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Recent Movement: Spok (NASDAQ: SPOK)


Spok is in the communication services sector and trades as part of the communication services industry. The company CEO is Vincent D. Kelly. Spok Inc is a provider of critical communication solutions for enterprises to the healthcare, government, public safety and other industries. It offers paging services and selected software solutions in the United States and abroad.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The SPOK stock showed a previous change of -0.88% with an open at 13.55 and a close of 13.49. It reached an intraday high of 13.67 and a low of 13.37.

Business Wire:  Spok Showcases Interoperability Expertise at IHE Connectathon and HIMSS19


The stock has a market cap of $262.5m with 19.5m shares outstanding, of which the float is 18.8m shares. Trading volume reached 49,320 shares compared to its average volume of 65,741 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Spok shares returned -3.09% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 6.22%. Over three months, it changed -4.90%. In one year it has changed -9.99% and within that year its 52-week high was 16.15 and its 52-week low was 12.21. SPOK stock is 10.48% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 14.55 and a 50 day moving average of 13.76. Currently SPOK stock is trading -7.25% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

Business Wire:  Spok Showcases Interoperability Expertise at IHE Connectathon and HIMSS19


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at -0.76 that ended on 31st of December 2017. The TTM EPS is 0.00, which comes to a TTM PE of 0.00.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
09-30-2018:  -0.02
06-30-2018:  -0.05
03-31-2018:  0.03
12-31-2017:  0.14

The dividend per share is currently 0.50, which is a dividend yield of 3.71%.

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 118.70% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 0, which is 0.00% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 0.00.

The current calculated beta is 0.59

Business Wire:  SpartanNash to Webcast Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call

Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is -7.58%, return on assets is -6.29%, profit margin is -0.75%, price-to-sales is 2.10 and price-to-book is 0.97.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 1  :Valuation Score
 0  :Past Performance Score
 6  :Financial Strength Score
 3  :Future Growth Score
 2  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

John Jones
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