Finisar Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:FNSR)

About Finisar Corp.

Finisar Corp. logoFinisar Corporation (Finisar) is a provider of optical subsystems and components that are used in data communication and telecommunication applications. The Company's optical subsystems consist of transmitters, receivers, transceivers, transponders and active optical cables, which provide the fundamental optical-electrical or optoelectronic interface for interconnecting the electronic equipment used in these networks, including the switches, routers, and servers used in wireline networks. These products rely on the use of semiconductor lasers and photodetectors in conjunction with integrated circuits and optoelectronic packaging to provide a means for transmitting and receiving digital signals over fiber optic cable at speeds ranging from less than one gigabit per second (Gbps), to more than 100 Gbps, over distances of less than 10 meters to more than 2,000 kilometers, using a range of network protocols and physical configurations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Networking & Communication Devices
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: FNSR
  • CUSIP: 31787A50
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $29.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $28.28
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.58
  • 52-Week Range: $11.04 - $31.42
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 58.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.08
  • P/E Growth: 1.01
  • Market Cap: $3.29B
  • Outstanding Shares: 110,236,000
  • Beta: 1.37
  • Net Margins: 4.32%
  • Return on Equity: 7.61%
  • Return on Assets: 5.39%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.19%
  • Current Ratio: 5.18%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.99%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.73)
Consensus Price Target: $30.60 (2.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$24.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
10/7/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$31.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
10/5/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$38.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
9/12/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
9/9/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHold$19.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
9/9/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$20.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
9/9/2016MKM PartnersUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$21.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
9/9/2016William BlairUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
3/28/2016Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$13.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
3/11/2016Craig HallumUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
9/11/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$22.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
9/11/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$17.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/8/2016Q117$0.30$0.38$331.34 million$341.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/16/2016Q416$0.25$0.29$318.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q316$0.22$0.25$312.21 million$309.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/10/2015Q216$0.23$0.25$314.98 million$321.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/10/2015Q116$0.26$0.23$318.71 million$314.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/18/2015Q415$0.25$0.25$320.50 million$320.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q315$0.25$0.25$305.80 million$306.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/2014Q215$0.25$0.23$311.90 million$297.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/4/2014Q115$0.32$0.32$320.70 million$327.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/12/2014Q414$0.38$0.36$303.92 million$306.03 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2014Q314$0.44$0.44$299.10 million$294.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/5/2013Q2$0.30$0.43$263.15 million$290.72 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/5/2013Q1 2014$0.30$0.31$263.15 million$266.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/19/2013Q4 2013$0.17$0.20$242.95 million$243.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q3 2013$0.16$0.17$238.86 million$238.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/5/20120.15$0.15$232.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/4/2012Q113$0.14$0.12$226.28 million$220.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/11/2012$0.21$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.22$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/30/2011$0.22$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/1/2011$0.18$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2011$0.47$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.98 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20162$0.11$0.14$0.13
Q3 20161$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q4 20162$0.18$0.20$0.19
Q1 20172$0.19$0.22$0.21
Q2 20172$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20171$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q4 20171$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q1 20181$0.25$0.25$0.25
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.34%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.72%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/17/2016Todd SwansonEVPSell6,183$28.78$177,946.74View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Christopher BrownEVPSell9,500$31.00$294,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016John H ClarkEVPSell11,265$29.72$334,795.80View SEC Filing  
9/27/2016Julie Sheridan EngEVPSell3,240$30.04$97,329.60View SEC Filing  
9/22/2016Roger C FergusonDirectorSell2,853$29.05$82,879.65View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Jerry S RawlsChairmanSell30,000$28.58$857,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Christopher BrownEVPSell8,400$28.50$239,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Joseph A YoungEVPSell103,323$27.76$2,868,246.48View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016John H ClarkEVPSell17,325$26.97$467,255.25View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Christopher BrownEVPSell2,470$26.50$65,455.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Mark ColyarSVPSell12,975$26.50$343,837.50View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Joseph A YoungEVPSell5,545$21.90$121,435.50View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Joseph A YoungEVPSell6,690$21.40$143,166.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Mark ColyarSVPSell39,225$20.75$813,918.75View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Joseph A YoungEVPSell6,473$19.90$128,812.70View SEC Filing  
7/21/2016Christopher BrownEVPSell14,584$19.10$278,554.40View SEC Filing  
6/27/2016Christopher BrownEVPSell18,576$18.08$335,854.08View SEC Filing  
6/24/2016Julie Sheridan EngEVPSell1,274$17.81$22,689.94View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016Julie Sheridan EngEVPSell5,291$18.51$97,936.41View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016Roger C FergusonDirectorSell1,250$18.52$23,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016Joseph A YoungEVPSell2,500$18.50$46,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Joseph A. YoungEVPSell2,500$18.98$47,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Christopher BrownEVPSell70,212$19.10$1,341,049.20View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016Jerry S RawlsCEOSell25,038$18.00$450,684.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016Kurt AdzemaCFOSell42,628$18.24$777,534.72View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016Joseph A YoungEVPSell17,697$18.67$330,402.99View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016Roger C FergusonDirectorSell2,750$18.02$49,555.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Mark ColyarSVPSell58,750$18.00$1,057,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2016Julie Sheridan EngEVPSell590$14.07$8,301.30View SEC Filing  
12/22/2015Roger C. FergusonDirectorSell2,750$14.77$40,617.50View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Roger C. FergusonDirectorSell2,750$11.95$32,862.50View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Christopher BrownVPSell5,300$18.78$99,534.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Joseph A YoungVPSell4,000$19.72$78,880.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Joseph A YoungVPSell1,500$19.66$29,490.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Roger C FergusonDirectorSell2,750$19.88$54,670.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Joseph A YoungVPSell1,500$20.02$30,030.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Joseph A YoungVPSell2,200$23.10$50,820.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015Jerry S RawlsChairmanSell62,499$21.43$1,339,353.57View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Roger C FergusonDirectorSell2,750$23.12$63,580.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Joseph A YoungVPSell5,103$23.25$118,644.75View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Mark ColyarVPSell3,242$20.00$64,840.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Christopher BrownVPSell1,100$19.63$21,593.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Roger C FergusonDirectorSell2,750$19.72$54,230.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Joseph A YoungVPSell1,654$19.43$32,137.22View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Roger C FergusonDirectorSell2,750$18.17$49,967.50View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Todd SwansonVPSell4,946$20.00$98,920.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2014Todd SwansonVPSell4,946$20.56$101,689.76View SEC Filing  
7/2/2014Todd SwansonVPSell4,946$20.00$98,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014Roger C FergusonDirectorSell1,500$19.78$29,670.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Mark ColyarVPSell8,100$24.90$201,690.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Todd SwansonVPSell4,946$23.20$114,747.20View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Christopher BrownVPSell8,367$28.50$238,459.50View SEC Filing  
4/7/2014Todd SwansonVPSell4,946$25.70$127,112.20View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Roger FergusonDirectorSell1,500$27.70$41,550.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Christopher BrownVPSell16,196$27.75$449,439.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Eitan GertelCEOSell66,568$27.50$1,830,620.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Kurt AdzemaCFOSell18,065$27.59$498,413.35View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Joseph YoungVPSell47,516$26.59$1,263,450.44View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Eitan GertelCEOSell28,346$26.00$736,996.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Roger FergusonDirectorSell1,250$24.14$30,175.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Eitan GertelCEOSell20,266$25.00$506,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Todd SwansonVPSell4,946$22.01$108,861.46View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Roger FergusonDirectorSell4,000$23.17$92,680.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell1,029$21.66$22,288.14View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Todd SwansonVPSell4,955$23.35$115,699.25View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Christopher BrownVPSell10,920$26.50$289,380.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell5,684$25.78$146,533.52View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Roger FergusonDirectorSell2,000$23.68$47,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell1,949$23.51$45,820.99View SEC Filing  
9/8/2013Joseph A YoungVPSell5,000$24.79$123,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Christopher BrownVPSell4,289$24.79$106,324.31View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell6,317$24.90$157,293.30View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Joseph YoungVPSell6,786$22.75$154,381.50View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Joseph YoungVPSell29,005$22.00$638,110.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell11,395$22.38$255,020.10View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell16,452$19.90$327,394.80View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Kurt AdzemaCFOSell8,476$17.90$151,720.40View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Mark ColyarVPSell14,001$17.67$247,397.67View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Jerry S RawlsChairmanSell25,000$17.09$427,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Joseph A YoungVPSell1,129$17.22$19,441.38View SEC Filing  
7/2/2013Todd SwansonVPSell6,250$16.97$106,062.50View SEC Filing  
6/20/2013Mark ColyarVPSell14,066$15.78$221,961.48View SEC Filing  
1/16/2013Mark ColyarVPSell10,704$15.50$165,912.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Finisar Corp. (NASDAQ:FNSR)
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