NASDAQ:AXTI - AXT Stock Price, News & Analysis

$4.00
+0.02 (+0.50 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$3.9489
Now: $4.00
$4.03
50-Day Range
$3.31
MA: $3.77
$4.36
52-Week Range
$3.24
Now: $4.00
$7.65
Volume109,892 shs
Average Volume142,875 shs
Market Capitalization$160.84 million
P/E Ratio16.67
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.5
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AXTI
CUSIP00246W10
Phone510-438-4700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$102.40 million
Cash Flow$0.3731 per share
Book Value$4.83 per share

Profitability

Net Income$9.65 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,080
Market Cap$160.84 million
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 24th. The semiconductor company reported $0.04 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04. The semiconductor company earned $24.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $24.11 million. AXT had a net margin of 3.36% and a return on equity of 1.68%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.10 EPS. View AXT's Earnings History.

When is AXT's next earnings date?

AXT is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AXT.

What price target have analysts set for AXTI?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for AXT's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.25 to $6.25. On average, they anticipate AXT's stock price to reach $6.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 56.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AXT.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AXT?

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

Has AXT been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about AXTI stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AXT earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for AXT.

Are investors shorting AXT?

AXT saw a decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,133,300 shares, a decline of 19.9% from the July 15th total of 1,415,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 263,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.3 days. Approximately 3.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View AXT's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AXT's key competitors?

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), Editas Medicine (EDIT), salesforce.com (CRM), General Electric (GE), Exelixis (EXEL) and Intel (INTC).

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, VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 67)
  • Mr. Robert G. Ochrym, VP of Bus. Devel., Strategic Sales & Marketing (Age 67)

Who are AXT's major shareholders?

AXT's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.85%), Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC (3.44%), Systematic Financial Management LP (3.42%), Foundry Partners LLC (1.49%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.25%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (1.18%). Company insiders that own AXT stock include Gary L Fischer, Morris S Young and Robert G Ochrym. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AXT.

Which major investors are selling AXT stock?

AXTI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundry Partners LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, Ancora Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, KBC Group NV, Morgan Stanley and Systematic Financial Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for AXT.

Which major investors are buying AXT stock?

AXTI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, RMB Capital Management LLC, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, White Pine Capital LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for AXT.

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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AXT's stock price today?

One share of AXTI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.00.

How big of a company is AXT?

AXT has a market capitalization of $160.84 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.View Additional Information About AXT.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  357 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  310 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  667
MarketBeat'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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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