Photronics Company Profile (NASDAQ:PLAB)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (27.80% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/19/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$13.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/1/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaInitiated CoverageBuy$12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/1/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/21/2014DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$10.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/16/2016        
5/18/2016Q216$0.13$0.13$125.54 million$122.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016Q116$0.16$0.17$137.33 million$130.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2015Q415$0.18$0.25$133.85 million$141.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/18/2015Q315$0.12$0.17$130.37 million$131.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/18/2015Q215$0.11$0.14$126.17 million$127.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/17/2015Q115$0.06$0.07$123.37 million$123.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/8/2014Q414$0.09$0.07$124.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/19/2014Q314$0.05$0.07$122.53 million$124.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/19/20142Q14$0.04$0.02$103.20 million$104.88 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2014Q114$0.05$0.04$102.20 million$101.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013Q4$0.08$0.09$106.05 million$106.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2013Q3 2013$0.10$0.10$108.61 million$109.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2013Q2 2013$0.09$0.08$108.47 million$106.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/13/2013Q1 2013$0.03$0.04$98.88 million$99.84 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/20120.07$0.07$104.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/14/2012$0.15$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/14/2012$0.12$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2012$0.09$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/6/2011$0.13$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/16/2011$0.20$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/16/2011$0.16$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2011$0.18$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.16$0.19$0.18
Q2 20163$0.12$0.21$0.16
Q3 20162$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20162$0.15$0.18$0.17
Q1 20172$0.15$0.18$0.17
Q2 20172$0.16$0.20$0.18
Q3 20172$0.20$0.23$0.22
Q4 20172$0.21$0.31$0.26
Q1 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/27/2016Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell1,200$11.00$13,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/25/2016Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell2,400$11.00$26,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/30/2016Walter M FiederowiczDirectorSell3,000$10.39$31,170.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/20/2016Peter S. KirlinCEOSell7,687$11.56$88,861.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/19/2016Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell1,200$11.64$13,968.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/13/2016Mitchell G. TysonDirectorSell200$12.22$2,444.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/12/2016Mitchell G. TysonDirectorSell14,400$12.21$175,824.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/22/2015George MacricostasDirectorSell39,250$12.75$500,437.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2015Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell5,000$12.50$62,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/11/2015Sean T. SmithCFOSell25,000$12.48$312,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2015Christopher J. ProglerVPSell14,115$12.66$178,695.90View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/8/2015Joseph A. Fiorita, Jr.DirectorSell20,000$12.49$249,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/30/2015Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell1,000$9.01$9,010.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/28/2015Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell1,000$9.00$9,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/21/2015Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell1,000$9.00$9,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/17/2015Richelle E BurrVPSell2,000$8.75$17,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/8/2015Richelle E BurrVPSell10,000$10.22$102,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/27/2015Mitchell G TysonDirectorSell4,000$9.00$36,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/7/2015Walter M FiederowiczDirectorSell3,000$8.03$24,090.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/22/2014Walter M FiederowiczDirectorSell10,000$8.36$83,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/18/2014Sean T SmithCFOSell16,050$8.25$132,412.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2014Richelle E BurrVPSell20,000$8.11$162,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2014Peter S KirlinPresidentSell20,000$8.44$168,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/25/2014Walter M FiederowiczDirectorSell3,000$9.12$27,360.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/31/2014Constantine S MacricostasCEOBuy4,411$6.77$29,862.47View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/31/2014Sean T SmithCFOBuy2,757$6.77$18,664.89View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/12/2014Christopher J ProglerVPSell2,000$8.89$17,780.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/3/2014Walter M FiederowiczDirectorSell3,000$8.77$26,310.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/23/2014Richelle BurrVPSell4,250$8.47$35,997.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2013Christopher ProglerVPSell3,250$8.94$29,055.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/30/2013Walter FiederowiczDirectorSell32,000$8.93$285,760.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/23/2013Mitchell TysonDirectorSell2,500$9.00$22,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2013Sean SmithCFOSell13,125$8.78$115,237.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2013Walter FiederowiczDirectorSell7,000$8.82$61,740.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/1/2013Constantine S MacricostasCEOBuy5,454$5.50$29,997.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/1/2013Sean SmithCFOBuy3,409$5.50$18,749.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/27/2013Constantine S MacricostasCEOSell50,000$8.01$400,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/14/2013Constantine S MacricostasCEOSell48,400$7.90$382,360.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/11/2013Constantine S MacricostasCEOSell100,000$7.07$707,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2012Christopher J ProglerVPSell1,000$5.84$5,840.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB)
DateHeadline
07/23/16 09:44 AMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 08:49 AMWill Investors Find Any Relief with Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - TGP
07/22/16 08:49 AMPhotronics Inc. (PLAB) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 20 - Equities.com
07/21/16 08:42 AMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/20/16 07:06 AMPhotronics, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PLAB-US : July 20, 2016 -
07/19/16 12:00 PMETF’s with exposure to Photronics, Inc. : July 19, 2016 -
07/19/16 05:27 AMShares Lower on the Year Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Press Telegraph
07/18/16 05:59 PMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Wall Street Analyst Recommendation Outlook - TGP
07/18/16 11:20 AMPhotronics Incorporated (NASDAQ:PLAB) Sellers Increased By 0.09% Their Shorts - Consumer Eagle
07/17/16 05:17 PMShare Performance Summary for: Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Press Telegraph
07/17/16 05:17 PMReview on Stock Valuation for: Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - TGP
07/16/16 05:21 PMWere Analysts Bearish Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 10:57 AMOption Market: Photronics Inc Risk Hits A Lowered Level - CML News
07/15/16 10:57 AMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Yearly Sales Target At $544.666 - Investor Newswire
07/15/16 10:57 AMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
07/13/16 06:15 PMShares Turning Downward: Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 06:15 PMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/12/16 10:14 AMConsensus Target and Stock Rating Report: Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Telanagana Press
07/12/16 10:14 AMNew Broker Ratings For Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - FTSE News
07/08/16 05:51 PMPhotronics Inc. Realized Volatility Hits Extremely Low Level - CML News
07/08/16 08:47 AMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Expected To Post Sales Of $544.666 - Investor Newswire
07/08/16 08:47 AMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
07/07/16 08:42 AMPhotronics Incorporated (NASDAQ:PLAB) Shorted Shares Increased By 0.09% - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 06:02 PMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB): Tracking Consensus Projections and Analyst Ratings - Telanagana Press
07/06/16 06:02 PMStock Tracking Down This Month; Investor Alert on Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 06:02 PMCan Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/04/16 05:04 PMStock Valuation in Review: Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Telanagana Press
07/04/16 05:04 PMShare Performance Recap for: Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Press Telegraph
07/04/16 05:04 PMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/02/16 08:36 AMPhotronics Incorporated (NASDAQ:PLAB) Shorted Shares Increased By 0.09% - Press Telegraph
07/02/16 08:36 AMWere Analysts Bullish Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/01/16 08:39 AMSales of $544.666 expected for Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Investor Newswire
06/28/16 05:48 PMCovering the Bases on Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph
06/08/16 12:04 PMPHOTRONICS INC Financials -
06/06/16 11:46 AMPhotronics, Inc. :PLAB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : June 6, 2016 -
05/29/16 12:55 PMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Yearly EPS Forecast At $0.22 - Stocks Daily - Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Yearly EPS Forecast At $0.22Stocks DailyAs of 2017-07-31, Zacks released EPS target of $0.22 for Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) for the year ended 2017. Median EPS forecast is at $0.215. The forecast is based on calls of 2 brokerages. Also, 1 research reports were studied to get the target.Are Analysts Bullish Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) After Last Week?The PostPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Reports Yearly Sales Estimate At $544.666RealistInvestor.comIt Seems Photronics, Inc. Will Go Up. Have Another Big IncreaseFranklin Independentall 4 news articles »
05/26/16 12:25 PMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Closes At $9.410 - RealistInvestor.com - Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Closes At $9.410RealistInvestor.comThe technical analysis of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) stock highlights the stock is $-0.980 points away -9.486% from its 50-day MA of $10.335. It is $-1.522 or -13.989% away $10.877, the 200-day Moving Average (MA) of stock. Yesterday, the stock of ...Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB): Analysts Quick Take on EarningsNews Tribuneall 3 news articles »
05/24/16 07:52 AMMoving Average Crossover Alert: Photronics (PLAB) -
05/18/16 03:05 PMPHOTRONICS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
05/18/16 11:38 AMEdited Transcript of PLAB earnings conference call or presentation 18-May-16 12:30pm GMT -
05/18/16 06:42 AMPhotronics Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results - [at noodls] - May 18, 2016 BROOKFIELD, CT -- (Marketwired) -- 05/18/16 -- Second quarter sales were $122.9 million, down 3% compared with last year Net income of $11.9 million ($0.16 per diluted share) includes net, ...
05/18/16 06:07 AMQ2 2016 Photronics Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
05/18/16 05:05 AMPhotronics meets 2Q profit forecasts - [AP] - On a per-share basis, the Brookfield, Connecticut-based company said it had net income of 16 cents. Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, were 13 cents per share. The results matched Wall Street expectations. ...
05/07/16 08:21 AMPLAB Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average - In trading on Friday, shares of Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $10.22, changing hands as low as $10.11 per share. Photronics, Inc. shares are currently trading down about 0.6% on the day. The chart below shows the one ...
05/06/16 08:59 AMEarnings Outlook on Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Earnings Outlook on Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialAnalysts and investors will be anticipating Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB)'s next earnings release which is expected to be posted on or around 2016-05-18. Sell-side research firms on Wall Street are expecting that the company will post EPS of $0.13 for ...and more »
05/06/16 07:45 AMPhotronics, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PLAB-US : May 6, 2016 -
05/05/16 08:57 AMAverage Analyst Rating for Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Average Analyst Rating for Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialWall Street analysts have provided an average broker recommendation of 1.25 on Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) shares. The rating is determined by using the average of all analyst recommendations taken into consideration by Zacks Research.Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Analyst Rating PerspectiveThe Postall 394 news articles »
05/05/16 08:57 AMPhotronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Updated Broker Price Targets - Share Trading News - Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) Updated Broker Price TargetsShare Trading NewsMarket analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets on shares of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). The latest reports which are currently in issue on Thursday 5th of May state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts “buy”, ...and more »
05/05/16 08:57 AMInvestors Spotlight: Inovalon Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:INOV) , Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) - Street Updates - Investors Spotlight: Inovalon Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:INOV) , Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB)Street UpdatesOn 5/4/2016, shares of Inovalon Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:INOV) rose +3.64% in trading session and finally closed at $17.39. The company most recent volume stood at 642.32 thousand shares as compared to its average volume of 632.58 thousand shares.and more »
05/04/16 10:20 AMPhotronics to Report Second Quarter Earnings and Host Public Conference Call; Scheduled to Present at Jefferies 2016 Technology Conference in Miami - [at noodls] - May 4, 2016 BROOKFIELD, CT -- (Marketwired) -- 05/04/16 -- Photronics, Inc.(NASDAQ: PLAB), a worldwide leader in supplying innovative imaging technology solutions for the global electronics industry, is ...

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About Photronics

Photronics logoPhotronics, Inc. is a manufacturer of photomasks, which are photographic quartz plates containing microscopic images of electronic circuits. The Company supports customers across the full spectrum of integrated circuit (IC) production and flat panel display (FPD) technologies by manufacturing photomasks using electron beam or optical (laser-based) systems. The end markets served with IC photomasks include devices used for microprocessors, memory, telecommunications and related applications. The Company sells products to manufacturers in the semiconductor and FPD industries in North America, Europe and Asia. In the case of ICs, the Company includes photomasks at and below the 45 nanometer technology node and, for FPDs, at and above the Generation 8 technology node and active-matrix organic light-emitting diode display screens. The Company operates principally from over nine manufacturing facilities, which are located in Europe, Taiwan, Korea and the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PLAB
  • CUSIP: 71940510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.39
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.190
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.160
  • P/E Ratio: 11.116
  • P/E Growth: 1.590
  • Market Cap: $641.53M
  • Beta: 1.17
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.61 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.79 EPS
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Photronics (NASDAQ:PLAB) Chart for Tuesday, July, 26, 2016