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

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$17.93 -0.54 (-2.92 %)
(As of 01/24/2019 08:34 AM ET)
Previous Close$18.47
Today's Range$17.90 - $18.7850
52-Week Range$15.46 - $28.35
Volume223,847 shs
Average Volume199,628 shs
Market Capitalization$581.11 million
P/E Ratio12.11
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.03
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$410.56 million
Cash Flow$1.6836 per share
Book Value$11.26 per share

Profitability

Net Income$126.95 million

Miscellaneous

Employees985
Market Cap$581.11 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 stock buyback program on Monday, January 14th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $35,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Axcelis Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Axcelis Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:ACLS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The semiconductor company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.05. The semiconductor company earned $95.40 million during 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 company's revenue was down 8.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.35 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 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 (EPS) 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?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Axcelis Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Axcelis Technologies' share price to reach $26.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 49.2% 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 2 hold ratings and 3 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 headlines about ACLS stock have been trending negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Axcelis Technologies earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Axcelis Technologies' key competitors?

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (2.58%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%) and Bank of Montreal Can (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 major investors are selling Axcelis Technologies stock?

ACLS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, 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 $17.93.

How big of a company is Axcelis Technologies?

Axcelis Technologies has a market capitalization of $581.11 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  378 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  254 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  632
MarketBeat'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 1/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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