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Communications Systems

  • STOCK
  • JCS
  • PRICE AS OF: Aug 16, 06:55 PM EDT
  • $3.54 +$0.19 +5.7%
  • INDUSTRY
  • Communication equipment

JCS
Stock Dividend Data

DIVIDEND
YIELD
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4.52%
Technology Average 1.12%

ANNUALIZED
PAYOUT
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$0.16
Paid Quarterly

PAYOUT
RATIO
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NM
EPS -$0.79

DIVIDEND
GROWTH
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No Payout Increase Last Year

DARS™
RATING
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JCS
Daily Snapshot

PRICE

$3.54

QUOTE TIME

Aug 16, 06:55 PM

TODAY'S VOLUME

9,000

OPEN PRICE

$3.50

DAY'S RANGE

$3.45 - $3.54

PREVIOUS CLOSE

$3.35

52 WEEK LOW / HIGH

$3.18 - $4.79

PERCENT OFF 52 WEEK HIGH

-26.10%

JCS
Upcoming Dividend Payouts

Next Ex-Dividend Date

Sep 13

Next Ex-Dividend Amount

$0.04

Dividend Shot Clock®

Sep 13, 2018
Sep 13, 2018

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Date has passed
Next Ex-Dividend Date
Next Pay Date
Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.0400 2018-08-16 2018-09-13 2018-09-14 2018-10-01 Regular
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JCS
Stock Price Recovery History

Ex-Dividend Date Payout Amount Days Taken For Stock Price to Recover
2018-09-13 $0.0400
2018-06-14 $0.0400
2018-03-14 $0.0400
2017-12-14 $0.0400
2017-09-14 $0.0400
2017-06-13 $0.0400
2017-03-13 $0.0400
2016-12-13 $0.0400
2016-09-13 $0.0400
2016-06-13 $0.1600

JCS
Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for JCS

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Metric JCS Rank Technology Avg. Ranking Notes
Relative Strength Percent off 52-week high is at par with Benchmark/Peers/Broader Market/Analyst Expectations.
Overall Yield Attractiveness Yield is unsustainably high. Stock has the possibility of being a dividend trap.
Dividend Reliability Payout ratio is outside the normal range compared to benchmark/peers/broader market/analyst expectations.
Dividend Uptrend P/E ratio is outside the normal range compared to benchmark/peers/broader market/analyst expectations.
Earnings Growth Expected earnings growth outside the normal range compared to benchmark/average industry growth rate/competitors.
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JCS
Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2017
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
-37.0% -69.2% No Payout Increase Last Year
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JCS
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JCS
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
2017
2016
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JCS
Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.0400 2018-08-16 2018-09-13 2018-09-14 2018-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2018-05-23 2018-06-14 2018-06-15 2018-07-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2018-03-01 2018-03-14 2018-03-15 2018-04-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2017-11-15 2017-12-14 2017-12-15 2018-01-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2017-08-24 2017-09-14 2017-09-15 2017-10-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2017-05-24 2017-06-13 2017-06-15 2017-07-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2017-03-01 2017-03-13 2017-03-15 2017-04-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2016-12-01 2016-12-13 2016-12-15 2017-01-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2016-08-18 2016-09-13 2016-09-15 2016-10-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2016-05-19 2016-06-13 2016-06-15 2016-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2016-03-09 2016-03-16 2016-03-18 2016-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2015-11-19 2015-12-11 2015-12-15 2016-01-04 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2015-08-25 2015-09-11 2015-09-15 2015-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2015-05-05 2015-06-11 2015-06-15 2015-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2015-03-03 2015-03-12 2015-03-16 2015-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-12-03 2014-12-11 2014-12-15 2015-01-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-09-03 2014-09-11 2014-09-15 2014-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-05-29 2014-06-12 2014-06-16 2014-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2014-03-11 2014-03-18 2014-03-20 2014-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2013-11-07 2013-12-12 2013-12-16 2014-01-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2013-08-20 2013-09-12 2013-09-16 2013-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2013-05-22 2013-06-12 2013-06-14 2013-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2013-03-05 2013-03-13 2013-03-15 2013-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2012-11-28 2012-12-12 2012-12-14 2012-12-27 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2012-08-20 2012-09-12 2012-09-14 2012-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2012-05-22 2012-06-13 2012-06-15 2012-07-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1600 2012-03-12 2012-03-20 2012-03-22 2012-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2011-12-01 2011-12-13 2011-12-15 2012-01-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2011-09-07 2011-09-14 2011-09-16 2011-10-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2011-06-10 2011-06-20 2011-06-22 2011-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2011-03-07 2011-03-18 2011-03-22 2011-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2010-12-07 2010-12-15 2010-12-17 2011-01-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2010-08-04 2010-09-15 2010-09-17 2010-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1500 2010-06-07 2010-06-17 2010-06-21 2010-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1400 2010-03-10 2010-03-18 2010-03-22 2010-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1400 2009-12-01 2009-12-11 2009-12-15 2010-01-04 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1400 2009-08-24 2009-09-11 2009-09-15 2009-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1400 2009-05-13 2009-06-11 2009-06-15 2009-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2009-03-05 2009-03-13 2009-03-17 2009-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2008-12-02 2008-12-11 2008-12-15 2009-01-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2008-09-05 2008-09-12 2008-09-16 2008-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2008-06-06 2008-06-12 2008-06-16 2008-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2008-03-07 2008-03-13 2008-03-17 2008-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2007-12-10 2007-12-14 2007-12-18 2008-01-02 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1200 2007-08-14 2007-09-12 2007-09-14 2007-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2007-06-12 2007-06-20 2007-06-22 2007-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2007-03-06 2007-03-14 2007-03-16 2007-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2006-12-07 2006-12-14 2006-12-18 2007-01-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2006-09-11 2006-09-14 2006-09-18 2006-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0900 2006-05-26 2006-06-14 2006-06-16 2006-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2006-03-06 2006-03-15 2006-03-17 2006-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0800 2005-11-16 2005-12-14 2005-12-16 2006-01-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2005-09-07 2005-09-15 2005-09-19 2005-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2005-06-07 2005-06-15 2005-06-17 2005-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0700 2005-03-08 2005-03-16 2005-03-18 2005-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0600 2004-12-06 2004-12-15 2004-12-17 2005-01-03 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0500 2004-09-07 2004-09-15 2004-09-17 2004-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2004-06-04 2004-06-15 2004-06-17 2004-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2004-03-10 2004-03-17 2004-03-19 2004-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2003-12-05 2003-12-12 2003-12-16 2004-01-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2003-09-10 2003-09-17 2003-09-19 2003-10-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2003-06-09 2003-06-16 2003-06-18 2003-07-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2003-03-07 2003-03-14 2003-03-18 2003-04-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.0400 2002-11-05 2002-12-18 2002-12-20 2003-01-01 Qualified Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2001-06-14 2001-06-20 2001-06-22 2001-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2001-03-12 2001-03-20 2001-03-22 2001-04-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2000-12-08 2000-12-14 2000-12-18 2001-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2000-09-08 2000-09-14 2000-09-18 2000-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2000-05-18 2000-06-19 2000-06-21 2000-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2000-03-10 2000-03-15 2000-03-17 2000-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1999-12-09 1999-12-15 1999-12-17 2000-01-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1999-07-28 1999-09-15 1999-09-17 1999-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1999-04-27 1999-06-16 1999-06-18 1999-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1999-03-10 1999-03-17 1999-03-19 1999-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1998-12-11 1998-12-16 1998-12-18 1999-01-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1998-07-30 1998-09-16 1998-09-18 1998-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 1998-05-19 1998-06-17 1998-06-19 1998-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1998-02-28 1998-03-18 1998-03-20 1998-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1997-12-09 1997-12-17 1997-12-19 1998-01-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1997-07-30 1997-09-17 1997-09-19 1997-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1997-04-28 1997-06-18 1997-06-20 1997-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0800 1997-03-10 1997-03-19 1997-03-21 1997-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0800 1996-12-06 1996-12-18 1996-12-20 1997-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0800 1996-09-06 1996-09-18 1996-09-20 1996-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0800 1996-05-15 1996-06-14 1996-06-18 1996-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1996-03-13 1996-03-14 1996-03-18 1996-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1995-12-01 1995-12-20 1995-12-22 1996-01-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1995-08-27 1995-09-20 1995-09-22 1995-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0700 1995-05-16 1995-06-14 1995-06-16 1995-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 1995-03-06 1995-03-13 1995-03-17 1995-04-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 1994-12-08 1994-12-19 1994-12-23 1995-01-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 1994-09-15 1994-09-19 1994-09-23 1994-10-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0600 1994-05-19 1994-06-13 1994-06-17 1994-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1994-03-03 1994-03-14 1994-03-18 1994-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1993-12-01 1993-12-17 1993-12-24 1994-01-04 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1993-09-08 1993-09-16 1993-09-22 1993-10-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0500 1993-05-19 1993-06-14 1993-06-18 1993-07-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1993-03-02 1993-03-15 1993-03-19 1993-04-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.0900 1992-11-16 1992-12-15 1992-12-21 1993-01-04 Unknown Regular Quarter

JCS
Investor Resources

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JCS
Company Profile

Exchange: NASDAQ
Sector: Technology

Communications Systems (JCS) - This company manufactures and sells modular connecting and wiring devices, and media and rate conversion products in the United States, Costa Rica, and the United Kingdom. The company operates in four segments: Suttle, Transition Networks, Austin Taylor, and JDL Technologies. The company was founded in 1969 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota.

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