AXT Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.05 (-0.46 %)
(As of 06/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume242,449 shs
Average Volume514,202 shs
Market Capitalization$453.46 million
P/E Ratio67.00
Dividend YieldN/A
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About AXT

AXT, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes compound and single element semiconductor substrates. It produces semiconductor substrates using its proprietary vertical gradient freeze technology. The company offers indium phosphide for use in data center connectivity using light/lasers, 5G communications, fiber optic lasers and detectors, passive optical networks, silicon photonics, photonic integrated circuits, terrestrial solar cells, RF amplifier and switching, infrared light-emitting diode (LEDS) motion control, lidar for robotics and autonomous vehicles, and infrared thermal imaging. It also provides semi-insulating gallium arsenide (GaAs) substrates for use in Wi-Fi and IoT devices, transistors, direct broadcast television, power amplifiers, satellite communications, and solar cells; and semi-conducting GaAs substrates that are used in LED, screen displays, printer head lasers and LEDs, 3-D sensing using VCSELs, data center communication using VCSELs, sensors for industrial robotics/near-infrared sensors, optical couplers, solar cells, night vision goggles, lidar for robotics and autonomous vehicles, and other lasers, as well as laser machining, cutting, and drilling. In addition, the company offers germanium substrates for use in multi-junction solar cells for satellites, optical sensors and detectors, terrestrial concentrated photo voltaic cells, infrared detectors, and carrier wafer for LED. Further, it provides 6N+ and 7N+ purified gallium, boron trioxide, gallium-magnesium alloy, pyrolytic boron nitride (pBN) crucibles, and pBN insulating parts. 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 incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in Fremont, California.


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Overall MarketRank

1.74 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

216th out of 1,591 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

33rd out of 151 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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AXT (NASDAQ:AXTI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is AXT a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AXT in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" AXT stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than AXT?

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When is AXT's next earnings date?

AXT is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 28th 2021.
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How were AXT's earnings last quarter?

AXT, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXTI) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 27th. The semiconductor company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.03. The semiconductor company earned $31.35 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.11 million. AXT had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 3.42% and a net margin of 6.45%.
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How has AXT's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

AXT's stock was trading at $2.90 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AXTI shares have increased by 269.7% and is now trading at $10.72.
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What guidance has AXT issued on next quarter's earnings?

AXT updated its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of 0.060-0.080 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.060. The company issued revenue guidance of $30.50 million-$31.50 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $30.35 million.

What price target have analysts set for AXTI?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for AXT's stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate AXT's share price to reach $16.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 49.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are AXT's key executives?

AXT's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Morris S. Young, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 76, Pay $841.45k)
  • Mr. Gary L. Fischer, CFO, VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 69, Pay $483.7k)
  • Dr. Wei Gao, Chief Technical Officer

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What other stocks do shareholders of AXT own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AXT investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Editas Medicine (EDIT), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Square (SQ), OPKO Health (OPK) and Bank of America (BAC).

What is AXT's stock symbol?

AXT trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AXTI."

Who are AXT's major shareholders?

AXT's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.55%), BlackRock Inc. (6.95%), Van ECK Associates Corp (3.14%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.09%), Royce & Associates LP (1.99%) and Kennedy Capital Management Inc. (1.75%). Company insiders that own AXT stock include Gary L Fischer, Jesse Chen, Leonard J Leblanc and Morris S Young.
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Which major investors are selling AXT stock?

AXTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Systematic Financial Management LP, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Millrace Asset Group Inc., EAM Investors LLC, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold AXT company stock in the last year include Gary L Fischer, Jesse Chen, Leonard J Leblanc, and Morris S Young.
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Which major investors are buying AXT stock?

AXTI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Axiom Investment Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Axiom Investment Management LLC, and Allianz Asset Management GmbH.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is AXT's stock price today?

One share of AXTI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.72.

How much money does AXT make?

AXT has a market capitalization of $453.46 million and generates $95.36 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $3.24 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.07 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does AXT have?

AXT employs 1,074 workers across the globe.

What is AXT's official website?

The official website for AXT is

Where are AXT's headquarters?

AXT is headquartered at 4281 Technology Drive, FREMONT CA, 94538.

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]

This page was last updated on 6/22/2021 by Staff
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