NASDAQ:AXTI - AXT Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $4.75 -0.16 (-3.26 %) (As of 04/22/2019 01:58 AM ET)Previous Close$4.75Today's Range$4.7199 - $4.9052-Week Range$3.70 - $9.38Volume238,867 shsAverage Volume265,656 shsMarket Capitalization$190 millionP/E Ratio19.79Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.19 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email AXT, Inc. researches, develops, and produces compound and single element semiconductor substrates. It produces semiconductor substrates using its proprietary vertical gradient freeze technology. The company offers indium phosphide (InP) for use in fiber optic lasers and detectors, passive optical networks, data center connectivity, silicon photonics, photonic integrated circuits, terrestrial solar cells, radio frequency amplifier and switching, infrared light-emitting diode (LEDs) motion control, and infrared thermal imaging. It also provides semi-insulating gallium arsenide (GaAs) substrates for applications in power amplifiers, direct broadcast television, transistors, satellite communications, and solar cells; and semi-conducting GaAs substrates that are used in 3-D sensing, data center communication, high brightness LEDs, lasers, near-infrared sensors, printer head lasers and LEDs, optical couplers, solar cells, and night vision goggles, as well as laser machining, cutting, and drilling. In addition, the company offers germanium (Ge) substrates for use in satellite solar cells, optical sensors and detectors, terrestrial concentrated photo voltaic cells, multi-junction solar cells for satellites, and infrared detectors. Further, it provides materials, including raw gallium, gallium alloys, InP poly-crystal, high purity gallium, arsenic, Ge, Ge dioxide, pyrolytic boron nitride crucibles, and boron oxide. AXT, Inc. sells its products through direct salesforce in the United States, China, and Europe, as well as through independent sales representatives and distributors in Japan, Taiwan, Korea, and internationally. The company was formerly known as American Xtal Technology, Inc. and changed its name to AXT, Inc. in July 2000. AXT, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Fremont, California. Receive AXTI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AXTI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Semiconductors & related devices Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:AXTI Previous Symbol CUSIP00246W10 CIK1051627 Webwww.axt.com Phone510-438-4700Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio4.48 Quick Ratio2.44Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.79 Forward P/E Ratio67.86 P/E Growth4.52 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$102.40 million Price / Sales1.86 Cash Flow$0.3714 per share Price / Cash Flow12.79 Book Value$4.83 per share Price / Book0.98Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.24 Net Income$9.65 million Net Margins9.43% Return on Equity5.06% Return on Assets4.39%Miscellaneous Employees1,080 Outstanding Shares40,000,000Market Cap$190 million Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable AXT (NASDAQ:AXTI) Frequently Asked Questions What is AXT's stock symbol? AXT trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AXTI." How were AXT's earnings last quarter? AXT Inc (NASDAQ:AXTI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.05. The semiconductor company earned $22.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $22.21 million. AXT had a return on equity of 5.06% and a net margin of 9.43%. AXT's revenue for the quarter was down 15.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.08 earnings per share. View AXT's Earnings History. When is AXT's next earnings date? AXT is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AXT. How can I listen to AXT's earnings call? AXT will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 24th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8448926598. What price target have analysts set for AXTI? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for AXT's shares. Their forecasts range from $6.25 to $6.25. On average, they expect AXT's share price to reach $6.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AXT. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AXT? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AXT in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AXT. Has AXT been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about AXTI stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AXT earned a daily sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of AXT's key competitors? Some companies that are related to AXT include ChipMOS Technologies (IMOS), Photronics (PLAB), Ichor (ICHR), Himax Technologies (HIMX), JinkoSolar (JKS), CEVA (CEVA), Smart Global (SGH), NVE (NVEC), Ultra Clean (UCTT), Daqo New Energy (DQ), Aquantia (AQ), DSP Group (DSPG), Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (AOSL), NeoPhotonics (NPTN) and Magnachip Semiconductor (MX). What other stocks do shareholders of AXT own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AXT investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Canopy Growth (CGC), Aurora Cannabis (ACBFF), Editas Medicine (EDIT), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T) and Cronos Group (CRON). Who are AXT's key executives? AXT's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Morris S. Young, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 74)Mr. Gary L. Fischer, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 67)Mr. Robert G. Ochrym, VP of Bus. Devel., Strategic Sales & Marketing (Age 67) How do I buy shares of AXT? Shares of AXTI 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 AXT's stock price today? One share of AXTI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.75. How big of a company is AXT? AXT has a market capitalization of $190 million and generates $102.40 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $9.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.24 on an earnings per share basis. AXT employs 1,080 workers across the globe. What is AXT's official website? The official website for AXT is http://www.axt.com. How can I contact AXT? AXT's mailing address is 4281 Technology Drive, FREMONT CA, 94538. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 510-438-4700 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for AXT (NASDAQ AXTI)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 332 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 289 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 621MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AXT and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AXTI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AXTI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are gap-down stocks?