NASDAQ:ACLS - Axcelis Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.57 +0.34 (+1.77 %) (As of 01/18/2019 01:39 PM ET)Previous Close$19.23Today's Range$19.35 - $19.9152-Week Range$15.46 - $28.35Volume11,047 shsAverage Volume229,248 shsMarket Capitalization$624.26 millionP/E Ratio13.43Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.03 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive ACLS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ACLS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:ACLS Previous Symbol CUSIP05454010 Webwww.axcelis.com Phone978-787-4000Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio5.54 Quick Ratio3.67Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio13.43 Forward P/E Ratio15.53 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$410.56 million Price / Sales1.54 Cash Flow$1.7631 per share Price / Cash Flow11.10 Book Value$11.26 per share Price / Book1.74Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.48 Net Income$126.95 million Net Margins28.48% Return on Equity13.86% Return on Assets10.34%Miscellaneous Employees985 Outstanding Shares32,410,000Market Cap$624.26 million 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 declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Monday, January 14th 2019, which permits the company to buyback $35,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Axcelis Technologies' earnings last quarter? Axcelis Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:ACLS) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The semiconductor company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.05. The semiconductor company had revenue of $95.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $97.82 million. Axcelis Technologies had a net margin of 28.48% and a return on equity of 13.86%. The business's revenue was down 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.35 EPS. View Axcelis Technologies' Earnings History. When is Axcelis Technologies' next earnings date? Axcelis Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 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 fourth quarter earnings guidance on Monday, January, 14th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.21. The company issued revenue guidance of $100 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $99.83 million. What price target have analysts set for ACLS? 6 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Axcelis Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Axcelis Technologies' stock price to reach $27.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 41.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Axcelis Technologies. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Axcelis Technologies? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Axcelis Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings 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 articles about ACLS stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news 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 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Axcelis Technologies' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Axcelis Technologies include ASM International (ASMIY), Brooks Automation (BRKS), Bodycote (BYPLF), Milacron (MCRN), Veeco Instruments (VECO), Energy Recovery (ERII), ACM Research (ACMR), Manitex International (MNTX), Intevac (IVAC), Amtech Systems (ASYS), Magnegas Applied Tchnlgy Sltns (MNGA), CVD Equipment (CVV), Greystone Logistics (GLGI) and Enviro Technologies (EVTN). 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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (2.58%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%). Company insiders that own Axcelis Technologies stock include Douglas A Lawson, John E Aldeborgh, John T Kurtzweil, Joseph P Keithley, Kevin J Brewer, Lynnette C Fallon, Mary G Puma 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 Peregrine Capital Management LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Axcelis Technologies company stock in the last year include Douglas A Lawson, John T Kurtzweil and Joseph P Keithley. 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 $19.57. How big of a company is Axcelis Technologies? Axcelis Technologies has a market capitalization of $624.26 million and generates $410.56 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $126.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.48 on an earnings per share basis. Axcelis Technologies employs 985 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 377 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 254 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 631MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Axcelis Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ACLS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ACLS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is Cost of Capital Important?