NASDAQ:LASR - Nlight Stock Price, News & Analysis

$14.14
+0.22 (+1.58 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 01:19 PM ET)
Today's Range
$13.81
Now: $14.14
$14.38
50-Day Range
$13.77
MA: $16.37
$20.03
52-Week Range
$13.56
Now: $14.14
$34.43
Volume318,400 shs
Average Volume466,595 shs
Market Capitalization$532.94 million
P/E Ratio44.19
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2
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$0.4948 per share
Book Value$5.89 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.94 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,130
Market Cap$532.94 million
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (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 quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $48.05 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $47.79 million. Nlight had a return on equity of 2.28% and a net margin of 2.66%. The company's revenue was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.14 EPS. View Nlight's Earnings History.

When is Nlight's next earnings date?

Nlight is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nlight.

What guidance has Nlight issued on next quarter's earnings?

Nlight issued an update on its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $42-46 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $51.07 million.

What price target have analysts set for LASR?

10 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Nlight's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $40.00. On average, they expect Nlight's stock price to reach $22.6250 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 60.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nlight.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nlight?

10 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, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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 negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nlight earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Nlight.

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), Intel (INTC), Starbucks (SBUX), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Paypal (PYPL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS) and Baidu (BIDU).

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 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.

Who are Nlight's major shareholders?

Nlight's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (6.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.91%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (4.78%), BlackRock Inc. (4.44%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (3.56%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.14%). 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 institutional investors are selling Nlight stock?

LASR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Primecap Management Co. CA, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Brighton Jones LLC and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold Nlight company stock in the last year include Bandel L Carano, David D Osborne, Mv Management Ix Llc, Ran Bareket, Robert Martinsen, Scott H Keeney and Sixth Mdv Partners, LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nlight.

Which institutional investors are buying Nlight stock?

LASR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Vanguard Group Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 $14.14.

How big of a company is Nlight?

Nlight has a market capitalization of $532.94 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:  92 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  110 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  202
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 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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