ASTC - Astrotech Corporation

NasdaqCM - NasdaqCM Real Time Price. Currency in USD
2.1600
-0.0400 (-1.82%)
At close: 3:59PM EDT
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Previous Close2.2000
Open2.2100
Bid2.0500 x 900
Ask2.2000 x 1000
Day's Range2.1500 - 2.2900
52 Week Range2.1500 - 6.0300
Volume5,936
Avg. Volume10,098
Market Cap12.477M
Beta (3Y Monthly)-1.56
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-2.1990
Earnings DateSep 23, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target Est25.00
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  • Is Astrotech Corporation's (NASDAQ:ASTC) CEO Paid At A Competitive Rate?
    Simply Wall St.

    Is Astrotech Corporation's (NASDAQ:ASTC) CEO Paid At A Competitive Rate?

    In 2007 Tom Pickens was appointed CEO of Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC). This report will, first, examine the CEO...

  • Could The Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?
    Simply Wall St.

    Could The Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?

    The big shareholder groups in Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC) have power over the company. Institutions will often...

  • Business Wire

    1st Detect Launches the Tracer 1000™ – the First Mass Spectrometer Explosives Trace Detector

    1st Detect Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Astrotech Corporation (ASTC), today announced that it is officially launching the TRACER 1000, the world’s first European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) certified desktop mass spectrometer explosives trace detector (MS-ETD), enabling airports and air cargo facilities worldwide to stay ahead of emerging threats, lower operating costs, and improve screening throughput.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Reports Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

    Astrotech Corporation reported its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2019 ended March 31, 2019.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech’s CEO Makes Investment in the Company

    Astrotech Corporation ("Astrotech" or the "Company") (ASTC) today announced that it has entered into and closed a private placement of the sale of its equity securities for aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of approximately $2 million, before deducting offering-related expenses. The Company plans to use the proceeds from the financing primarily for working capital and general corporate purposes. The Company’s Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas B. Pickens III, has purchased, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $1 million, 280,898 shares of the Company’s series D convertible preferred stock (the “Series D Preferred Stock”), at a price of $3.56 per share, the consolidated closing bid price of the Company’s common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market on April 16, 2019.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Announces Major Milestone – 1st Detect Receives ECAC Certification

    Astrotech Corporation (ASTC) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, 1st Detect, received formal certification for both passenger and cargo screening for its explosives trace detector (ETD), the TRACER 1000, from the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) and can now sell its product internationally. “The 1st Detect TRACER 1000 ECAC certification marks the end of the old and ushers in a new era of efficiency and savings. The TRACER 1000, with its near-zero false alarm rate, has been designed to reduce risk, speed up the passenger lanes, and save airports hundreds of millions in unnecessary screening costs.

  • T. Boone Pickens' son leaves CEO post at bomb-sniffing company, new leader named
    American City Business Journals

    T. Boone Pickens' son leaves CEO post at bomb-sniffing company, new leader named

    The youngest son of the famous oil tycoon is stepping down as CEO of 1st Detect, which makes mass spectrometer instruments that can detect bombs at airports. The new chief executive has a formidable task, as the company has seen revenue fall dramatically in recent years.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Subsidiary 1st Detect Appoints Raj Mellacheruvu as President and Chief Executive Officer

    Astrotech subsidiary 1st Detect is very pleased to announce the appointment of Raj Mellacheruvu as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. Former CEO Thomas B. Pickens III will continue to serve in his role as Chairman of the Board. Most recently he served as the Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of 1st Detect and was instrumental in revolutionizing the Explosives Trace Detection (ETD) market with the introduction of an ETD-based on mass spectrometry technology.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Reports Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

    Astrotech Corporation reported its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2019 ended December 31, 2018.

  • Does Astrotech Corporation’s (NASDAQ:ASTC) CEO Salary Compare Well With Others?
    Simply Wall St.

    Does Astrotech Corporation’s (NASDAQ:ASTC) CEO Salary Compare Well With Others?

    Tom Pickens has been the CEO of Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC) since 2007. First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. Next, we'll consider growth that Read More...

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Announces 1st Detect Passes Europe's ECAC Cargo Test and Looks to Receive ECAC Certification in the Near-Term

    Astrotech Corporation (ASTC) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, 1st Detect, has received initial notice that its explosives trace detector (ETD), the TRACER 1000, has successfully passed the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC)’s Common Evaluation Process (CEP) test for airport cargo screening. The TRACER 1000 was the first mass spectrometry-based ETD to pass ECAC’s stringent laboratory testing protocol for checkpoint security and has now achieved a second major milestone in less than a month, becoming the first mass spectrometry-based ETD to pass ECAC’s test for cargo screening.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Announces 1st Detect Passes Europe’s ECAC Test, Expects Global Airport Sales of TRACER 1000 to Follow

    Astrotech Corporation today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, 1st Detect, has received initial notice that its explosives trace detector , the TRACER 1000, has successfully passed the European Civil Aviation Conference ’s Common Evaluation Process for airport checkpoint screening of passengers.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Announces Results from Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

    Astrotech Corporation announced the results of its fiscal year 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on December 7, 2018.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Reports First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

    Astrotech Corporation reported its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 ended September 30, 2018.

  • Business Wire

    Astrotech Announces Investment from CEO and Current Shareholder

    Astrotech Corporation ("Astrotech" or the "Company") (ASTC) today announced that it has entered into and closed a private placement of the sale of its equity securities for aggregate gross proceeds to the Company of approximately $3 million, before deducting offering-related expenses. The Company plans to use the proceeds from the financing primarily for working capital and general corporate purposes. The Company expects that the addition of these proceeds to its balance sheet will enable the Company to fund its operating expenses and capital expenditure requirements into 2019. The Company’s Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Thomas B. Pickens III, has purchased, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $2.037 million, 866,950 shares of the Company’s Series B convertible preferred stock at an exercise price of $2.35, the closing price of the Company’s common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market on October 8, 2018. The preferred stock will be convertible into an aggregate of 866,950 shares of the Company’s common stock upon receipt of shareholder approval in accordance with NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(b).

  • Simply Wall St.

    Is Astrotech Corporation’s (NASDAQ:ASTC) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future?

    Zero-debt allows substantial financial flexibility, especially for small-cap companies like Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ:ASTC), as the company does not have to adhere to strict debt covenants. However, it also faces higher Read More...

  • GuruFocus.com

    Astrotech Corp (ASTC) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on June 30, 2018

    Astrotech Corp acquires & commercializes technologies sourced from research institutions, laboratories, universities & internally, then funds, manages & builds start-up companies for profitable divestiture to market leaders to maximize shareholder value. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 7 Warning Signs with ASTC. The Astrotech Corp had an operating margin of -13539.53%, compared with the operating margin of -518.04% a year before.

  • GuruFocus.com

    Wall Street Lower Monday

    Astrotech Corp plummets on financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year