EMCORE Company Profile (NASDAQ:EMKR)


EMCORE logoEMCORE Corporation is engaged in designing and manufacturing indium phosphide (InP) optical chips, components, subsystems and systems for the broadband and specialty fiber optics market. The Company focuses on linear fiber optic transmission technology. The Company operates through Fiber Optics segment. The Company provides optical components, and also end-to-end solutions for high-speed communications network infrastructures. The Company's optical technologies are designed for cable television (CATV) and fiber-to-the-premise (FTTP) networks, telecommunications and data centers, satellite communications, aerospace and defense, wireless networks, and broadcast and professional audio/video systems. The Company's fiber optics products enable information that is modulated on light signals to be transmitted, routed (switched) and received in communication systems and networks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:EMKR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.emcore.com
  • Market Cap: $276.32 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 26,827,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.48
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.76
  • 52 Week Range: $4.90 - $11.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.09
  • P/E Growth: 1.24
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $110.74 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.50
  • Book Value: $4.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.43
  • EBIDTA: $9.79 million
  • Net Margins: 9.06%
  • Return on Equity: 3.84%
  • Return on Assets: 3.28%
  • Current Ratio: 5.22%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.95%
  • Average Volume: 364,302 shs.
  • Beta: 0.73
  • Short Ratio: 2.85

Frequently Asked Questions for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)

What is EMCORE's stock symbol?

EMCORE trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EMKR."

How often does EMCORE pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for EMCORE?

EMCORE declared a special dividend on Friday, July 8th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 18th will be given a dividend of $1.50 per share on Friday, July 29th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 1st. View EMCORE's Dividend History.

How were EMCORE's earnings last quarter?

EMCORE Co. (NASDAQ:EMKR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.05. The firm earned $32.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $30.23 million. EMCORE had a net margin of 9.06% and a return on equity of 3.84%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 51.6% on a year-over-year basis. View EMCORE's Earnings History.

Where is EMCORE's stock going? Where will EMCORE's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for EMCORE's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect EMCORE's stock price to reach $12.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for EMCORE.

Are investors shorting EMCORE?

EMCORE saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 588,964 shares, an increase of 4.0% from the March 31st total of 566,060 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 448,792 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.3 days.

Who are some of EMCORE's key competitors?

Who owns EMCORE stock?

EMCORE's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY (7.93%), Wellington Management Group LLP (7.51%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.16%), Royce & Associates LP (4.06%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.89%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.63%). Company insiders that own EMCORE stock include Becker Drapkin Management, LP, Jeffrey Rittichier, Mark Weinswig and Steven R Becker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for EMCORE.

Who sold EMCORE stock? Who is selling EMCORE stock?

EMCORE's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ariel Investments LLC, Royce & Associates LP and Wellington Management Group LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for EMCORE.

Who bought EMCORE stock? Who is buying EMCORE stock?

EMCORE's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RK Capital Management LLC, Argent Capital Management LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, P.A.W. Capital Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP, Vanguard Group Inc., MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for EMCORE.

How do I buy EMCORE stock?

Shares of EMCORE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of EMCORE stock cost?

One share of EMCORE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.30.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (16.50% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/10/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$12.00LowView Rating Details
2/8/2017Lake Street CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$9.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
2/8/2017Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$10.50 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
12/10/2015Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Earnings by Quarter for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Earnings History by Quarter for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q2 2017$0.09$0.14$30.23 million$32.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q1 2017$0.12$0.13$29.03 million$30.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/7/2016Q4 2016$0.06$0.10$24.37 million$25.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q2$0.04$0.02$22.50 million$21.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.05$0.05$23.07 million$22.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2015Q4$0.07$0.09$23.00 million$23.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115($0.02)($0.02)$18.01 million$19.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/11/2014Q414($0.07)($0.04)$43.92 million$43.74 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q3 2014($0.14)($0.09)$42.32 million$44.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q2 2014($0.08)($0.12)$42.43 million$42.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q114($0.08)($0.02)$43.69 million$44.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/2013Q4($0.07)($0.21)$43.82 million$43.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q2 2013($0.04)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.28
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.39
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.04$0.10$0.06
Q2 20173$0.05$0.07$0.06
Q3 20173$0.06$0.07$0.07
Q4 20172$0.08$0.10$0.09
Q1 20181$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q2 20181$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q3 20181$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20181$0.11$0.11$0.11
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.77%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.52%
Insider Trades by Quarter for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/8/2017Jeffrey RittichierCEOSell10,000$10.10$101,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2017Jeffrey RittichierCEOSell6,237$10.00$62,370.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2017Jeffrey RittichierCEOSell38,220$8.15$311,493.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Jeffrey RittichierCEOSell4,726$5.08$24,008.08View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Mark WeinswigCFOSell4,800$5.08$24,384.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2016Jeffrey RittichierCEOSell29,169$5.77$168,305.13View SEC Filing  
1/6/2016Mark WeinswigCFOSell5,667$5.77$32,698.59View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Steven R BeckerDirectorSell78,894$8.07$636,674.58View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Steven R BeckerDirectorSell283,411$7.47$2,117,080.17View SEC Filing  
11/30/2015Steven R BeckerDirectorSell211,019$7.32$1,544,659.08View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Steven R BeckerDirectorSell364,444$7.32$2,667,730.08View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Mark WeinswigCFOSell18,512$7.00$129,584.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2015Steven R BeckerDirectorSell137,972$6.92$954,766.24View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Becker Drapkin Management, L.PInsiderSell500,587$6.55$3,278,844.85View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Sherman MccorkleDirectorSell15,000$5.42$81,300.00View SEC Filing  
1/26/2015Alfredo GomezInsiderSell5,670$5.10$28,917.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015Alfredo GomezInsiderSell2,204$5.17$11,394.68View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Jeffrey RittichierCEOSell30,038$5.18$155,596.84View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Mark WeinswigCFOSell5,593$5.18$28,971.74View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Mark WeinswigCFOSell23,987$5.03$120,654.61View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Mark WeinswigCFOSell1,625$5.21$8,466.25View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Berkel Monica VanInsiderSell1,397$4.23$5,909.31View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Mark WeinswigCFOSell1,327$4.23$5,613.21View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Alfredo GomezInsiderSell1,540$4.87$7,499.80View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Hong HouCEOSell1,085$5.15$5,587.75View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014Hong HouCEOSell1,908$4.85$9,253.80View SEC Filing  
1/29/2014Alfredo GomezInsiderSell1,901$4.76$9,048.76View SEC Filing  
1/29/2014Hong HouCEOSell4,069$4.76$19,368.44View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Alfredo GomezInsiderSell2,284$4.79$10,940.36View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Hong HouCEOSell5,207$4.79$24,941.53View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Mark WeinswigCFOSell2,606$4.79$12,482.74View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Hong HouCEOSell3,750$5.04$18,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Mark WeinswigCFOSell1,017$4.59$4,668.03View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Becker Drapkin Management, L.PInsiderBuy106,108$4.77$506,135.16View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Berkel Monica VanInsiderSell1,417$3.84$5,441.28View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Christopher LaroccaCOOSell1,608$3.84$6,174.72View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Hong HouCEOSell1,385$3.84$5,318.40View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Mark WeinswigCFOSell1,346$3.84$5,168.64View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Alfredo GomezInsiderSell4,566$4.00$18,264.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Reuben Richards, Jr.DirectorSell20,000$3.95$79,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013John GillenDirectorSell10,000$4.06$40,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2012Hong Q HouCEOSell3,436$4.34$14,912.24View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Berkel Monica VanInsiderSell1,424$4.97$7,077.28View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Mark WeinswigCFOSell1,353$4.97$6,724.41View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Reuben F Richards JrChairmanSell1,582$4.97$7,862.54View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Xinqiao WangVPSell1,218$4.97$6,053.46View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
Latest Headlines for EMCORE (NASDAQ:EMKR)
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to EMCORE Corp. : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corp. :EMKR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 5:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.11 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 2:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corporation to Present at the Cowen & Co. 45th Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE to Exhibit and Present Talk on Linear Fiber Optics in HFC Networks at ANGACOM 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Earns Buy Rating from B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 7:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) CEO Sells $101,000.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 8:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 3:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Earns "Buy" Rating from B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EMKR earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 12:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Selected as 2017 Raytheon Supplier Excellence Program Premier Award Winner
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corporation Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter Ended March 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: EMCORE Corporation to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:58 AM
marketbeat.com logoEmcore beats Street 2Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 6:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE (EMKR) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE (EMKR) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 6:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $30.31 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corporation to Report Fiscal Second Quarter 2017 Results on Thursday, May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 5:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.09 EPS Expected for EMCORE Co. (EMKR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 10:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE (EMKR) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 8:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE (EMKR) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of 0.24
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow EMCORE (EMKR) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 11:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Negative Press Coverage Likely to Impact EMCORE (EMKR) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$30.31 Million in Sales Expected for EMCORE Co. (EMKR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades EMCORE Co. (EMKR) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to EMCORE Corp. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect EMCORE Co. (EMKR) Will Announce Earnings of $0.06 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 5:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEMCORE Co. (EMKR) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 8:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Introduces 6.5 GHz Bandwidth Laser Modules for Next-Generation Wireless and Distributed Antenna System Networks
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 5:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Announces Advanced 10 Gbps Laser and Photodiode Optical Chip Solutions for Next-Generation Passive Optical Networks
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 7:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEMCORE CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws;
biz.yahoo.com - March 20 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Introduces 5200 Series 3 and 6.5 GHz Fiber Optic Links for Satellite Communications and Wireless Applications
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE (EMKR) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 5.1% in Session
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:43 AM
marketwatch.com logoHarry Boxer: These four momentum stocks are breaking out
www.marketwatch.com - February 16 at 7:43 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEMCORE's (EMKR) CEO Jeff Rittichier on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - February 8 at 5:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2017 EMCORE Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corporation Announces Financial Results for First Quarter Ended December 31, 2016
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corporation to Report Fiscal First Quarter 2017 Results on Tuesday, February 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Certain Officers and Directors of EMCORE Corporation
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy EMCORE (EMKR) Stock Might be a Great Pick
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 5:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBull of the Day: EMCORE (EMKR)
finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 5:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould EMCORE (EMKR) Be On Your Radar Now?
finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEMCORE Corporation to Participate at the 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 6:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs EMCORE an Incredible Momentum Stock? 3 Reasons Why EMKR Will Be Tough to Beat
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 6:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs EMCORE (EMKR) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 6:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIncreased Earnings Estimates Seen for EMCORE (EMKR): Can It Move Higher?
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 16 at 5:30 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to EMCORE Corp. : December 16, 2016
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 16 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan The Uptrend Continue for EMCORE (EMKR)?
finance.yahoo.com - December 15 at 5:33 PM



EMCORE (EMKR) Chart for Friday, May, 26, 2017

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