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Best Communication Equipment Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top communication equipment stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best communication equipment stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the communication equipment industry.

Industry: Communication Equipment
Ticker
Company
Dividends Score
Market Cap
Dividend Yield
Payout Ratio
Last Dividend
Annual Dividend
Dividend Percentile
Dividend Dropped Count (L10Y)
Ex-dividend Date
Div. Payment Date
CLFD
CLEARFIELD INC
$900.11MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
ZBRA
ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES CORP
$16.22BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
CSCO
CISCO SYSTEMS INC
$182.62B3.38%51.90%$0.3800$1.4963%02022-07-052022-07-27
AVNW
AVIAT NETWORKS INC
$289.45MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITRN
ITURAN LOCATION & CONTROL LTD
$509.44M2.26%33.30%$0.1400$0.5643%82022-06-282022-07-14
CMBM
CAMBIUM NETWORKS CORP
$415.83MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
ERIC
ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE CO
$24.06B3.21%32.70%$0.1349$0.2560%4
WTT
WIRELESS TELECOM GROUP INC
$29.86MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
JNPR
JUNIPER NETWORKS INC
$9.42B2.81%77.90%$0.2100$0.8253%0
AMPG
AMPLITECH GROUP INC
$17.92MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
LITE
LUMENTUM HOLDINGS INC
$5.67BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
CRDO
CREDO TECHNOLOGY GROUP HOLDING LTD
$1.85BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
AUDC
AUDIOCODES LTD
$714.54M1.58%35.40%$0.1800$0.3528%1
KN
KNOWLES CORP
$1.59BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
MSI
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC
$36.36B1.42%39.90%$0.7900$3.0824%02022-07-15
MYNA
MYNARIC AG
$141.98MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
HPE
HEWLETT PACKARD ENTERPRISE CO
$18.27B3.41%17.00%$0.1200$0.4863%02022-07-08
BOXL
BOXLIGHT CORP
$48.50MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
DGII
DIGI INTERNATIONAL INC
$1.00BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
VISL
VISLINK TECHNOLOGIES INC
$31.25MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
EXTR
EXTREME NETWORKS INC
$1.25BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
CIEN
CIENA CORP
$7.03BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
AKTS
AKOUSTIS TECHNOLOGIES INC
$241.20MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
OCC
OPTICAL CABLE CORP
$30.79MN/A0.00%$0.0200N/AN/A0
ONDS
ONDAS HOLDINGS INC
$256.83MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
PCTI
PC TEL INC
$76.83M5.31%-550.00%$0.0550$0.2282%0
NOK
NOKIA CORP
$27.20B0.44%0.00%$0.0210$0.024%4
PWFL
POWERFLEET INC
$82.77MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
ITI
ITERIS INC
$127.29MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
NTIP
NETWORK-1 TECHNOLOGIES INC
$59.23M4.03%62.50%$0.0500$0.1071%0
BOSC
BOS BETTER ONLINE SOLUTIONS LTD
$12.29MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
MINM
MINIM INC
$23.15MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
HLIT
HARMONIC INC
$906.97MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
SATS
ECHOSTAR CORP
$1.68BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
LTRX
LANTRONIX INC
$181.65MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
AIRG
AIRGAIN INC
$92.93MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
POLY
PLANTRONICS INC
$1.73BN/A0.00%$0.1500N/AN/A0
UI
UBIQUITI INC
$15.96B0.91%31.20%$0.6000$2.4014%0
SYTA
SIYATA MOBILE INC
$20.18MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
KVHI
KVH INDUSTRIES INC
$162.68MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
PI
IMPINJ INC
$1.42BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
FKWL
FRANKLIN WIRELESS CORP
$36.52MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
DZSI
DZS INC
$468.09MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
ADTN
ADTRAN INC
$907.25M1.95%-163.60%$0.0900$0.3636%0
MITQ
MOVING IMAGE TECHNOLOGIES INC
$14.08MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
ALLT
ALLOT LTD
$195.12MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
SWIR
SIERRA WIRELESS INC
$864.02MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
INFN
INFINERA CORP
$1.14BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
VIAV
VIAVI SOLUTIONS INC
$3.11BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
CRNT
CERAGON NETWORKS LTD
$185.46MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
NTGR
NETGEAR INC
$559.31MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
UTSI
UTSTARCOM HOLDINGS CORP
$31.06MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
SONM
SONIM TECHNOLOGIES INC
$11.37MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
VSAT
VIASAT INC
$2.36BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
PEGY
PINEAPPLE ENERGY INC
$16.36M0.00%1,866.70%$0.0200$0.00N/A2
FEIM
FREQUENCY ELECTRONICS INC
$65.73MN/A0.00%$0.2000N/AN/A0
TESS
TESSCO TECHNOLOGIES INC
$52.80MN/A0.00%$0.0200N/AN/A2
CASA
CASA SYSTEMS INC
$401.21MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
MAXR
MAXAR TECHNOLOGIES INC
$2.04B0.14%2.30%$0.0100$0.041%22022-06-30
SILC
SILICOM LTD
$228.53MN/A0.00%$1.0000N/AN/A0
BDR
BLONDER TONGUE LABORATORIES INC
$4.06MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
GILT
GILAT SATELLITE NETWORKS LTD
$347.79MN/AN/A$0.6300N/AN/A1
CMTL
COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP
$258.11M4.11%-35.70%$0.1000$0.4072%12022-07-192022-08-19
CLRO
CLEARONE INC
$14.13MN/A0.00%$0.0700N/AN/A1
CAMP
CALAMP CORP
$180.43MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
BKTI
BK TECHNOLOGIES CORP
$41.32M4.08%-38.50%$0.0300$0.1072%1
INSG
INSEEGO CORP
$237.35MN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
COMM
COMMSCOPE HOLDING COMPANY INC
$1.42BN/A0.00%N/AN/AN/AN/A
TSAT
TELESAT CORP
$650.72MN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
ASNS
ACTELIS NETWORKS INC
$28.62MN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

Communication Equipment Stocks FAQ

What are the best communication equipment stocks to buy right now in Jun 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best communication equipment stocks to buy right now are:

1. CLEARFIELD (NASDAQ:CLFD)


CLEARFIELD (NASDAQ:CLFD) is the top communication equipment stock with a Zen Score of 68, which is 34 points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 34. It passed 23 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. CLEARFIELD has seen its stock return 78.48% over the past year, overperforming other communication equipment stocks by 103 percentage points.

CLEARFIELD has an average 1 year price target of $64.50, a downside of -1.32% from CLEARFIELD's current stock price of $65.36.

CLEARFIELD stock has a consensus Hold recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 2 analysts covering CLEARFIELD, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 50% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 50% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES (NASDAQ:ZBRA)


ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES (NASDAQ:ZBRA) is the second best communication equipment stock with a Zen Score of 62, which is 28 points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 34. It passed 21 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES has seen its stock lose -39.48% over the past year, underperforming other communication equipment stocks by -15 percentage points.

ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES has an average 1 year price target of $532.00, an upside of 72.22% from ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES's current stock price of $308.91.

ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 5 analysts covering ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES, 40% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 40% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 20% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. CISCO SYSTEMS (NASDAQ:CSCO)


CISCO SYSTEMS (NASDAQ:CSCO) is the third best communication equipment stock with a Zen Score of 58, which is 24 points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 34. It passed 21 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. CISCO SYSTEMS has seen its stock lose -16.45% over the past year, overperforming other communication equipment stocks by 8 percentage points.

CISCO SYSTEMS has an average 1 year price target of $54.13, an upside of 22.73% from CISCO SYSTEMS's current stock price of $44.10.

CISCO SYSTEMS stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 16 analysts covering CISCO SYSTEMS, 25% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 31.25% have issued a Buy, 37.5% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 6.25% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the communication equipment stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 15 communication equipment stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 communication equipment stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. TEL (NASDAQ:PCTI)


TEL (NASDAQ:PCTI) has an annual dividend yield of 5.31%, which is 3 percentage points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 2.44%. TEL's dividend payout is stable, having never dropped by more than 10% in the last 10 years. TEL's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

TEL's dividend payout ratio of -550% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS (NASDAQ:CMTL)


COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS (NASDAQ:CMTL) has an annual dividend yield of 4.11%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 2.44%. COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS's dividend payout ratio of -35.7% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

3. BK TECHNOLOGIES (NYSEMKT:BKTI)


BK TECHNOLOGIES (NYSEMKT:BKTI) has an annual dividend yield of 4.08%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 2.44%. BK TECHNOLOGIES's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. BK TECHNOLOGIES's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

BK TECHNOLOGIES's dividend payout ratio of -38.5% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are communication equipment stocks up?

Communication equipment stocks were up 3.08% in the last day, and up 6.12% over the last week. MOVING IMAGE TECHNOLOGIES was the among the top gainers in the communication equipment industry, gaining 20.37% yesterday.

Moving iMage Technologies shares are trading higher after the company announced a $1 million buyback.

What are the most undervalued communication equipment stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued communication equipment stocks right now are:

1. OPTICAL CABLE (NASDAQ:OCC)


OPTICAL CABLE (NASDAQ:OCC) is the most undervalued communication equipment stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. OPTICAL CABLE has a valuation score of 86, which is 53 points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 33. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

OPTICAL CABLE's stock has gained 5.41% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the communication equipment industry by 30 percentage points.

2. ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE (NASDAQ:ERIC)


ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE (NASDAQ:ERIC) is the second most undervalued communication equipment stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE has a valuation score of 71, which is 38 points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 33. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

ERICSSON LM TELEPHONE's stock has dropped -37.76% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the communication equipment industry by -13 percentage points.

3. AVIAT NETWORKS (NASDAQ:AVNW)


AVIAT NETWORKS (NASDAQ:AVNW) is the third most undervalued communication equipment stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. AVIAT NETWORKS has a valuation score of 71, which is 38 points higher than the communication equipment industry average of 33. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

AVIAT NETWORKS's stock has dropped -25.94% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the communication equipment industry by -1 percentage points.

Are communication equipment stocks a good buy now?

51.79% of communication equipment stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect communication equipment stocks to rise by 46.63% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the communication equipment industry?

The average P/E ratio of the communication equipment industry is 10.1x.
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