Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. ($UBNT) vs Comtech Telecommunications Corp. ($CMTL)

2019-08-20 | Welcome! Today we compared how two different stocks in the Radio And Television Broadcasting And Communications Equipment industry are trading: Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. and Comtech Telecommunications Corp.. While these two companies may have very different market capitalizations and balance sheets, they are worth comparing given how they are in the same sector. Below you’ll see how the different technical indicators differ between these two stocks, and we’ll also show what Trading View thinks of them based on the technical analysis. But before we get ahead of ourselves, please note that this is technical analysis only (ie. analyzing how these companies are trading, not digging into the company fundamentals), and therefore you should not rely only on this to guide you on whether you should buy or sell anything – take it with a grain of salt only, and pay attention to the disclaimer below. With that said, many traders find value in technical analysis and others even swear by it, so if that is you, I hope my analysis will be of use to you. Let’s get to it…

First things first: during its last day of trading, Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. opened at 112.49, got to a maximum price of 112.86 and dropped to as low as 110.43 before finishing the session at 110.59. In total there were 618700 shares traded, which is enough to conduct our analysis. Compare that now to Comtech Telecommunications Corp., which opened at 27.89, had a high of 27.99, a low of 27.36, closed at 27.61 and had a total volume of 121000.

VOLUME ANALYSIS: Generally, the higher the volume indicators are, the better – you need liquidity to trade, after all. All of the volume indicators are as follows… (click here for an explanation on volume)

Volume Indicator Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Accumulation-distribution index 1481.85193 358.54639
on-balance volume -110.39 -27.49
chaikin money flow

12.13514 11.6
force index

0.7605 0.497
ease of movement rating

0.01872 0.01141
volume-price trend

-21.02736 2.40888
negative volume index

1000.0 1000.0

VOLATILITY ANALYSIS: Now to compare the volatility between these two companies… (click here for an explanation on volatility)

Volatility Indicator Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Average true range 2.80156 0.41018
Bolinger bands 110.47571 27.71654
Upper bollinger band 110.33429 26.61346
Lower bollinger band

110.43 27.36
Bollinger high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Bollinger high low indicator

1.0 1.0
Central keltner channel

111.92667 27.74667
High band keltner channel

111.55667 27.64667
Low band keltner channel

112.29667 27.84667
High band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Low band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel high band

110.43 27.36
Donchain channel low band

110.43 27.36
Donchain channel high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel low band indicator

1.0 1.0

TREND ANALYSIS: Now for the most interesting and detailed part, the trend. Where is the stock actually going? Let’s compare the indicators… (click here for an explanation on trend)

Trend Indicator Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) trend_macd -0.00875
MACD signal -0.00062 -0.00486
MACD difference -0.0005 -0.00389
fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

110.43 27.36
slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

110.43 27.36
Average Directional Movement Index (ADX)

unknown unknown
ADX positive

20.0 20.0
ADX negative

20.0 20.0
positive Vortex Indicator (VI)

1.0 1.0
negative VI

1.0 1.0
trend vortex difference

0.18845 0.20641

-13.31218 5.01647
Mass Index (MI)

1.0 1.0
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

-66.66667 -66.66667
Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO)

26.23092 -2.2191
KST Oscillator (KST)

-191.94161 88.26649
KST Oscillator (KST Signal)

-191.94161 88.26649
KST difference

-0.09147 -3.87814
Ichimoku rating

112.675 27.94
Ichimoku B rating

112.675 27.94
Ichimoku visual trend A

135.76257 26.06813
Ichimoku visual trend B

130.40453 26.86539
Aroon Indicator (AI)

4.0 4.0
AI indicator down

4.0 4.0
AI difference

-4.0 -4.0

MOMENTUM ANALYSIS: What about momentum? Let’s dive into it… (click here for an explanation on momentum)

Momentum Indicator Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 50.0 50.0
Money Flow Index (MFI) 25.40997 100.0
True Strength Index (TSI) -100.0 100.0
ultimate oscillator

-10.20969 80.72096
stochastic oscillator

656.75676 630.0
stochastic oscillator signal

656.75676 630.0
Williams %R rating

556.75676 530.0
awesome oscillator

0.10383 -0.01363

RETURNS: That’s all for technical analysis. Now let’s just list the returns for Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. and Comtech Telecommunications Corp..

Daily return -19.19416 8.82665
Daily log return -0.04529 -1.4357
Cumulative return -0.04528 -1.42544

So there you have it: our deep, grueling analysis comparing Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. and Comtech Telecommunications Corp. together. But what does all of the above mean? Various technical indicators above are positive, while others are negative, and if we want to decide overall if the technical analysis indicates a bullish or bearish chart, we have to consider all of them together. That’s what the Trading View widget below can do, so let’s see what it says considering all these indicators. First, here’s Ubiquiti Networks, Inc.:

The verdict above will consider all these technical indicators and consider which are strong and weak, and then put them all together to come up with a conclusion stating whether UBNT is strong or weak. Again – this is not a reliable indication of whether Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. is a good investment! None of these indicators consider the company fundamentals. All of this data is based on how it trades only. Now with that out of the way, let’s compare it with Comtech Telecommunications Corp.

So there you have it. We hope you have found this analysis useful, and if you see any errors or have any feedback, please comment below.

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DISCLAIMER: We are not registered investment advisers and the above analysis should be taken at face value only. We strongly advise against buying or selling anything based solely on our analysis above, and are not responsible for any losses that you may incur if you choose make any investment decisions based on the above.

Gary Ivenchuck

Gary is a stock trading expert and is responsible for covering technical analysis news on Logistics Business Review. Recently he has been working tirelessly to analyse stocks for our readers, and is always available to hear from people asking for stock analysis.

Gary Ivenchuck

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