NASDAQ:ACLS - Axcelis Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$19.97 -0.92 (-4.40 %)
(As of 03/24/2019 06:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$19.97
Today's Range$19.80 - $20.9148
52-Week Range$15.46 - $27.05
Volume184,667 shs
Average Volume171,279 shs
Market Capitalization$653.82 million
P/E Ratio15.24
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.2
Axcelis Technologies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and services ion implantation and other processing equipment used in the fabrication of semiconductor chips worldwide. The company offers a line of high energy, high current, and medium current implanters for various application requirements. It also provides dry strip equipment, curing systems, and thermal processing systems. In addition, the company offers aftermarket lifecycle products and services, including used tools, spare parts, equipment upgrades, maintenance services, and customer training. It sells its equipment and services to semiconductor chip manufacturers through its direct sales force. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Beverly, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ACLS
CUSIP05454010
Phone978-787-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$442.58 million
Cash Flow$1.5505 per share
Book Value$12.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$45.88 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,079
Market Cap$653.82 million
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Axcelis Technologies (NASDAQ:ACLS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Axcelis Technologies' stock symbol?

Axcelis Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ACLS."

How will Axcelis Technologies' stock buyback program work?

Axcelis Technologies announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Monday, January 14th 2019, which authorizes the company to buyback $35,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Axcelis Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Axcelis Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:ACLS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 6th. The semiconductor company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.20 by $0.05. The semiconductor company had revenue of $105.68 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $99.83 million. Axcelis Technologies had a net margin of 10.37% and a return on equity of 11.39%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 9.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.47 earnings per share. View Axcelis Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Axcelis Technologies' next earnings date?

Axcelis Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Axcelis Technologies.

What guidance has Axcelis Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Axcelis Technologies issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.10-0.13 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $90-95 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $99.29 million.Axcelis Technologies also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to $0.10-0.13 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ACLS?

5 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Axcelis Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $26.50 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate Axcelis Technologies' stock price to reach $27.3750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Axcelis Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Axcelis Technologies?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Axcelis Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Axcelis Technologies.

Has Axcelis Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about ACLS stock has trended negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Axcelis Technologies earned a media sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Axcelis Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Axcelis Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Axcelis Technologies investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Bank of America (BAC), Adobe (ADBE), Applied Materials (AMAT), Momo (MOMO), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Broadcom (AVGO) and Intelsat (I).

Who are Axcelis Technologies' key executives?

Axcelis Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Mary G. Puma, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Kevin J. Brewer, CFO & Exec. VP of Global Operations (Age 60)
  • Ms. Lynnette C. Fallon, Exec. VP of HR & Legal, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. William Bintz, Exec. VP of Product Devel. (Age 62)
  • Mr. John E. Aldeborgh, Exec. VP of Global Customer Operations (Age 63)

Who are Axcelis Technologies' major shareholders?

Axcelis Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.77%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.05%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.05%), Royce & Associates LP (2.60%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (2.58%) and LSV Asset Management (2.57%). Company insiders that own Axcelis Technologies stock include Dennis Thomas St, Douglas A Lawson, John E Aldeborgh, John T Kurtzweil, Joseph P Keithley, Kevin J Brewer, Lynnette C Fallon, Mary G Puma, R John Fletcher and William J Bintz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Axcelis Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Axcelis Technologies stock?

ACLS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Raymond James & Associates, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Barclays PLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. Company insiders that have sold Axcelis Technologies company stock in the last year include Dennis Thomas St, Douglas A Lawson, John T Kurtzweil and R John Fletcher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Axcelis Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Axcelis Technologies stock?

ACLS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, LSV Asset Management, Norges Bank, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Tenzing Global Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Axcelis Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Axcelis Technologies?

Shares of ACLS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Axcelis Technologies' stock price today?

One share of ACLS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.97.

How big of a company is Axcelis Technologies?

Axcelis Technologies has a market capitalization of $653.82 million and generates $442.58 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $45.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.31 on an earnings per share basis. Axcelis Technologies employs 1,079 workers across the globe.

What is Axcelis Technologies' official website?

The official website for Axcelis Technologies is http://www.axcelis.com.

How can I contact Axcelis Technologies?

Axcelis Technologies' mailing address is 108 CHERRY HILL DRIVE, BEVERLY MA, 01915. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 978-787-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Axcelis Technologies (NASDAQ ACLS)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  672
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This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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