Iridium Communications Inc (IRDM)

48.63 1.91%
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Pros
Revenue growth higher than the industry and sector averages
Company’s profitability is improving
Forward PEG ratio low relative to industry peers
Buy analyst rating
Average analyst stock price above current stock price
Cons
Forward P/S ratio high relative to industry peers
High short share of float
High short interest

Pros

  1. IRDM quarterly revenue growth was 16.70%, higher than the industry and sector average revenue growth (3.59% and 6.29%, respectively). See IRDM revenue growth chart.
  2. IRDM profitability is improving. The YoY profit margin change was 26.70 percentage points. See IRDM profitability chart.
  3. IRDM PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 55.45, which is low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios. See IRDM PEG chart.
  4. IRDM average analyst rating is Strong Buy. See IRDM analyst rating chart.
  5. IRDM average analyst price target ($51.40) is above its current price ($44.37). See IRDM price target chart.

Cons

  1. IRDM Price/Sales ratio is 8.87, which is high compared to its industry peers’ P/S ratios. See IRDM forward Price/Sales ratio chart.
  2. IRDM short share of float is 6.41%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See IRDM short share of float chart.
  3. IRDM short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 11.66. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock. See IRDM short interest ratio chart.