Stock in Focus: AudioCodes Ltd. (AUDC)

Company Profile:

AudioCodes Ltd. designs, develops, and sells voice over IP (VoIP), converged VoIP, and data networking products and applications for enterprise unified communications, contact centers, service provider business services, mobile VoIP, and cloud virtualized data centers worldwide. It also provides planning, implementation, operations, and support services, as well as consulting and training services. The company primarily markets and sells its products through a direct sales force and sales representatives to original equipment manufacturers, system integrators and distributors, and network equipment providers in the telecommunication and networking industries. AudioCodes Ltd. was incorporated in 1992 and is headquartered in Lod, Israel.

Recent News:

The company reported that revenues for the second quarter of 2018 were $43.5 million compared to $42.4 million for the first quarter of 2018 and $38.7 million for the second quarter of 2017. Net income was $2.4 million, or $0.08 per diluted share, compared to $1.0 million, or $0.03 per diluted share, for the comparable period last year.

On July 24, 2108, the Board of Directors declared a cash dividend in the amount of 20 Cents per share and in the aggregate amount of approximately US $5.7 million. The Company expects to continue declaring annual dividends in the coming years.

 

Fundamental Analysis:

Ninestocks analyzes several different financial aspects: Growth, Profitability, solvency and efficiency.

Growth – Measures the growth of both the company’s income statement and cash flow.

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Profitability – Measures the historical price movement of the stock.

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Solvency – Measures the solvency of the company based on several ratios.

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Efficiency – Measures the strength and historic growth of a company’s return on invested capital.

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Conclusion:

AUDC’s strengths can be seen in its strong growth, strong solvency and robust efficiency compared with its peers. Technical indicators signal the bullish signs, as there is a bullish crossover in Stochastic oscillator, RSI stands at 62.49 with positive bias and moving averages are rising. We rate AudioCodes Ltd. (AUDC) a STRONG BUY.

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