Pointer Telocation Ltd. (PNTR)’s Financial Results Comparing With Wireless Telecom Group Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:WTT)

This is a contrast between Pointer Telocation Ltd. (NASDAQ:PNTR) and Wireless Telecom Group Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:WTT) based on their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings and valuation. The two companies are Communication Equipment and they also compete with each other.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Pointer Telocation Ltd. 77.79M 1.51 6.96M 2.02 6.93
Wireless Telecom Group Inc. 52.56M 0.60 N/A 0.03 60.31

Table 1 highlights Pointer Telocation Ltd. and Wireless Telecom Group Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Wireless Telecom Group Inc. has lower revenue and earnings than Pointer Telocation Ltd. The business that is presently more affordable of the two stocks is the one that has a lower P/E ratio. Pointer Telocation Ltd. has been trading at a lower P/E ratio than Wireless Telecom Group Inc., which means that it is at the moment the more affordable of the two companies.


Table 2 provides us the return on equity, net margins and return on assets of both companies.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pointer Telocation Ltd. 8.95% 0% 0%
Wireless Telecom Group Inc. 0.00% -5.4% -3.9%

Risk & Volatility

Pointer Telocation Ltd. has a 0.52 beta, while its volatility is 48.00% which is less volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500. Wireless Telecom Group Inc.’s 0.5 beta is the reason why it is 50.00% less volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500.


Pointer Telocation Ltd.’s Current Ratio and Quick Ratio are 1.9 and 1.5 respectively. The Current Ratio and Quick Ratio of its competitor Wireless Telecom Group Inc. are 1.9 and 1.3 respectively. therefore has a better chance of paying off short and long-term obligations compared to .

Insider & Institutional Ownership

Pointer Telocation Ltd. and Wireless Telecom Group Inc. has shares held by institutional investors as follows: 63.1% and 26.8%. Insiders held roughly 18% of Pointer Telocation Ltd.’s shares. Comparatively, insiders own roughly 1.2% of Wireless Telecom Group Inc.’s shares.


In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Pointer Telocation Ltd. -3.85% 4.85% 20.31% 6.72% -7.42% 15.06%
Wireless Telecom Group Inc. 6.04% 12.21% 16.97% 8.43% -8.96% 9.04%

For the past year Pointer Telocation Ltd.’s stock price has bigger growth than Wireless Telecom Group Inc.


Pointer Telocation Ltd. beats Wireless Telecom Group Inc. on 10 of the 11 factors.

Pointer Telocation Ltd. provides mobile resource management (MRM) products and services for the automotive, insurance industries, and other mobile tracking markets worldwide. It operates in three segments: Cellocator, MRM, and Roadside Assistance (RSA). The Cellocator segment designs, develops, and manufactures MRM products comprising asset tracking; fleet management; and stolen vehicle retrieval (SVR) products consisting of remote monitoring and control solutions, such as installation in vehicles, command and control center products, and communication infrastructure products. The MRM segment offers asset tracking, fleet management, and SVR services. The RSA segment provides roadside assistance services, such as towing services, temporary vehicle replacement services, and mobile automobile repair services, as well as vehicle body work and replacement parts installation services; and emergency home repair and other services, such as household plumbing repair services for insurance companies, including installation, water damage repair, and replacement of water heaters. The company was formerly known as Nexus Telocation Systems Ltd. and changed its name to Pointer Telocation Ltd. in January 2006. Pointer Telocation Ltd. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Rosh Haayin, Israel.

Wireless Telecom Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures radio frequency (RF) and microwave-based products for wireless and advanced communications industries in the Americas, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company operates in two segments, Network Solutions, and Test and Measurement. It designs and manufactures a range of RF passive components and integrated subsystems for signal conditioning and distribution in the wireless infrastructure markets, such as distributed antenna systems (DAS), in-building wireless solutions industry, radio base-station market, and medical equipment sector. The companyÂ’s RF passive components and integrated subsystems include neutral host DAS and co-siting combiner solutions, hybrid couplers and hybrid matrices, cross band couplers, attenuators, RF terminations, RF power splitters, and diplexers, as well as RF combiners and broadband combiner trays for in-building DAS deployments. It also offers electronic test and measurement equipment, including power meters, voltmeters, audio and modulation meters, portable passive intermodulation test equipment for field-based testing of cellular transmission signals, and accessory products. In addition, the company provides noise components and instruments that are used as a method to provide wide band signals for telecommunication and defense applications; and as a stable reference standard for instruments and systems, including radar and satellite communications. The company markets its products under the Boonton, Microlab, and Noisecom brands through its in-house sales people, manufacturersÂ’ representatives, and distributors worldwide. Wireless Telecom Group, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey.

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