1. KVH Industries (KVHI - Get Report), a manufacturer of solutions, provides global high-speed Internet, television, and voice services via satellite to mobile users at sea, on land and in the air. Besides, it also manufactures navigational sensors and integrated inertial systems for defense and commercial guidance and stabilization applications. It operates through an international network of distributors and retailers.
Analysts polled by Bloomberg expect the company to report record sales of $31.43 million during the second quarter of 2011, increasing 7% from $29.5 million recorded during the second quarter of 2010. Net income for the period is pegged at $0.85 million or 6 cents per share, while EBITDA is seen coming in at $2.74 million. Gross margin is likely to rise to 39.54% from 38.97% in the earlier quarter.
Of the five analysts covering the stock, 80% recommend a buy and the rest suggest a hold. Analysts polled by Bloomberg foresee the stock gaining an average 50% to $16.50 in the upcoming 12 months.