ALSK:NSD-Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Telecom Services | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 3.40

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Market Cap

USD 0.18B

Volume

0.88M

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About

Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides broadband telecommunication and managed information technology services to business, wholesale, and consumer customers in the United States. Its services include voice and broadband services; and managed IT services comprising remote network monitoring and support, managed IT security and IT professional, and long distance services primarily over its own terrestrial network. The company's business customers comprise enterprises in the oil and gas industry, health care, education, Alaska Native Corporations, and financial industries; federal, state, and local governments; and small and medium business. It also provides voice and broadband services to residential customers in residential homes and multi-dwelling units; voice and broadband origination and termination services to inter and intrastate carriers; and access and support services. The company markets and sells its products through direct sales channels. Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Anchorage, Alaska. As of July 22, 2021, Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of ATN International, Inc.

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Telecom Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -7.86% 17% F 25% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -7.86% 17% F 25% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 45.92% 63% D 62% D-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 45.92% 63% D 60% D-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 107.30% 82% B- 71% C-
Dividend Return 5.49% 27% F 15% F
Total Return 112.79% 82% B- 71% C-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 17.85% 70% C- 65% D
Dividend Return 1.27% 29% F 35% F
Total Return 19.12% 67% D+ 65% D
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 36.12% 47% F 50% F
Risk Adjusted Return 52.94% 73% C 71% C-
Market Capitalization 0.18B 26% F 30% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Telecom Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 18.11 60% D- 49% F
Price/Book Ratio 1.11 86% B 84% B
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 3.23 53% F 51% F
EV/EBITDA 7.54 65% D 76% C
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -1.75% 54% F 53% F
Return on Invested Capital 5.57% 74% C 68% D+
Return on Assets 2.38% 68% D+ 67% D+
Debt to Equity Ratio 96.66% 45% F 22% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 0.42 94% A 85% B
Short Percent 0.70% 83% B 83% B
Beta 1.41 21% F 33% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Underpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to book value basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector