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Nlight Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NASDAQ:LASR)

$17.15
+0.39 (+2.33 %)
(As of 11/13/2019 05:30 AM ET)
Today's Range
$16.58
Now: $17.15
$17.16
50-Day Range
$13.25
MA: $14.69
$16.91
52-Week Range
$12.60
Now: $17.15
$26.77
Volume660,100 shs
Average Volume392,558 shs
Market Capitalization$647.57 million
P/E Ratio53.59
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.11
nLIGHT, Inc designs, develops, and manufactures semiconductor and fiber lasers used 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 Asia and Europe. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$191.36 million
Cash Flow$0.50 per share
Book Value$5.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.94 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,130
Market Cap$647.57 million
Next Earnings Date2/19/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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) posted its earnings results on Monday, November, 4th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.01. The firm earned $43.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $43.92 million. Nlight had a return on equity of 0.09% and a net margin of 0.11%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.15 earnings per share. View Nlight's Earnings History.

When is Nlight's next earnings date?

Nlight is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 19th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Nlight.

What price target have analysts set for LASR?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Nlight's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Nlight's share price to reach $17.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nlight.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nlight?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nlight in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Nlight.

Has Nlight been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LASR stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nlight earned a media sentiment score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Nlight.

Are investors shorting Nlight?

Nlight saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,910,000 shares, an increase of 7.8% from the August 30th total of 2,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 402,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 7.2 days. Approximately 9.3% of the company's shares are sold short. View Nlight's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Nlight's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nlight own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nlight investors own include Netflix (NFLX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Paypal (PYPL), Starbucks (SBUX), Walt Disney (DIS), Baidu (BIDU), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are Nlight's key executives?

Nlight's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Scott H. Keeney, Co-Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Robert Martinsen, Chief Technology Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Bill Willson, Managing Director of Fiber Division
  • Mr. Jason Farmer, Co-Founder
  • Mr. Ran Bareket, VP & CFO (Age 53)

When did Nlight IPO?

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

Who are Nlight's major shareholders?

Nlight's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (5.09%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (2.64%), Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (1.59%), SG Americas Securities LLC (0.26%), NewFocus Financial Group LLC (0.21%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.14%). Company insiders that own Nlight stock include Bandel L Carano, David D Osborne, Mv Management Ix Llc, Ran Bareket, Robert Martinsen, Scott H Keeney and Sixth Mdv Partners, LLC. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nlight.

Which major investors are selling Nlight stock?

LASR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, NewFocus Financial Group LLC, Tower Research Capital LLC TRC , Account Management LLC and D.A. Davidson & CO.. Company insiders that have sold Nlight company stock in the last year include David D Osborne, Ran Bareket, Robert Martinsen, Scott H Keeney and Sixth Mdv Partners, LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nlight.

Which major investors are buying Nlight stock?

LASR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, SG Americas Securities LLC, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Nlight's stock price today?

One share of LASR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.15.

How big of a company is Nlight?

Nlight has a market capitalization of $647.57 million and generates $191.36 million in revenue each year. The company earns $13.94 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.32 on an earnings per share basis. Nlight employs 1,130 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Nlight.

What is Nlight's official website?

The official website for Nlight is http://www.nlight.net/.

How can I contact Nlight?

Nlight's mailing address is 5408 NORTHEAST 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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  115 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  134 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  249
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 11/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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