NASDAQ:LASR - Nlight Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$26.24 +1.66 (+6.75 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$24.58
Today's Range$25.50 - $27.66
52-Week Range$22.14 - $43.63
Volume793,600 shs
Average Volume319,685 shs
Market Capitalization$862.72 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Nlight logonLIGHT, Inc. designs, develops, and manufactures semiconductor and fiber lasers used in various end applications in the industrial, microfabrication, and aerospace and defense markets. The company also produces optical fiber products. It markets and sells its products to original equipment manufacturer primarily through direct sales force in the United States, China, South Korea, Germany, and Finland, as well as through various independent sales representatives and distributors in North America, Asia, and Europe. The company was formerly known as nLight Photonics Corporation and changed its name to nLIGHT, Inc. in January 2016. nLIGHT, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:LASR
CUSIPN/A
Phone360-566-4460

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08
Current Ratio5.73
Quick Ratio4.69

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E Ratio79.52
P/E Growth2.5

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$138.58 million
Price / Sales6.59
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees1,071
Outstanding Shares34,800,000
Market Cap$862.72 million

Nlight (NASDAQ:LASR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nlight's stock symbol?

Nlight trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LASR."

How were Nlight's earnings last quarter?

Nlight Inc (NASDAQ:LASR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $51.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $50.25 million. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 49.0% compared to the same quarter last year. View Nlight's Earnings History.

When is Nlight's next earnings date?

Nlight is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Nlight.

What price target have analysts set for LASR?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Nlight's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Nlight's stock price to reach $39.1667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 49.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nlight.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nlight?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nlight in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Nlight.

Who are some of Nlight's key competitors?

Who are Nlight's key executives?

Nlight's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Scott H. Keeney, Co-Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jason Farmer, Co-Founder
  • Mr. Ran Bareket, VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. David Pickett, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. Jason D. Willey, Sr. Director of Investor Relations and Corp. Devel.

When did Nlight IPO?

(LASR) raised $76 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, April 26th 2018. The company issued 5,400,000 shares at $13.00-$15.00 per share. Stifel and Raymond James acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Needham, Canaccord Genuity and D.A. Davidson were co-managers.

When does the company's lock-up period expire?

Nlight's lock-up period expires on Tuesday, October 23rd. Nlight had issued 6,000,000 shares in its IPO on April 26th. The total size of the offering was $96,000,000 based on an initial share price of $16.00. After the expiration of the company's lock-up period, major shareholders and company insiders will be able to sell their shares of the company.

Has Nlight been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LASR stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Nlight earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Nlight.

Who are Nlight's major shareholders?

Nlight's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.94%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.93%), BlackRock Inc. (1.14%), Royce & Associates LP (0.95%), Wasatch Advisors Inc. (0.76%) and Pier Capital LLC (0.68%). Company insiders that own Nlight stock include Bandel L Carano, Mv Management Ix Llc and Scott H Keeney. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nlight.

Which major investors are buying Nlight stock?

LASR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Wasatch Advisors Inc., Pier Capital LLC, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC and Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nlight.

How do I buy shares of Nlight?

Shares of LASR 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 Nlight's stock price today?

One share of LASR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.24.

How big of a company is Nlight?

Nlight has a market capitalization of $862.72 million and generates $138.58 million in revenue each year. Nlight employs 1,071 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Nlight?

Nlight's mailing address is 5408 NE 88TH STREET BUILDING E, VANCOUVER WA, 98665. The company can be reached via phone at 360-566-4460 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Nlight (NASDAQ LASR)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  29 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  24 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  53
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nlight and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LASR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LASR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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