Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Norsat International Inc (NYSE:NSAT) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report published on Friday.

According to Zacks, “NORSAT INTL INC has established a solid history of developing innovative, high quality products, bringing many industry firsts to market. Their current product line includes Microwave Products and Open Network systems based on the Digital Video Broadcasting open standard. Norsat designs, engineers, and markets its microwave products and open standard network solutions world-wide. Norsat’s established reputation, proven track record, and progressive product offering positions the company to achieve its vision. “

Shares of Norsat International (NYSE:NSAT) opened at 7.79 on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $44.91 million and a P/E ratio of 4.72. Norsat International has a 1-year low of $3.90 and a 1-year high of $8.75. The company’s 50-day moving average is $6.32 and its 200-day moving average is $6.03.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Norsat International stock. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in Norsat International Inc (NYSE:NSAT) by 13.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 110,600 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 12,700 shares during the period. Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. owned about 1.92% of Norsat International worth $753,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Norsat International Company Profile

Norsat International Inc is a provider of communication solutions used by government organizations, militaries, transportation, resource and marine industry companies, news organizations, public safety search and rescue operators, and others. The Company operates through two segments: Sinclair Technologies and Satellite Communications.

5 Day Chart for NYSE:NSAT

Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Norsat International (NSAT)

For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment Research, visit

Receive News & Ratings for Norsat International Inc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Norsat International Inc and related companies with's FREE daily email newsletter.