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

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$21.69 +0.87 (+4.18 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$21.69
Today's Range$20.84 - $21.7789
52-Week Range$16.25 - $43.63
Volume1.09 million shs
Average Volume417,188 shs
Market Capitalization$793.25 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
nLIGHT, 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

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$138.58 million

Profitability

Net Income$1.83 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,071
Market Cap$793.25 million
OptionableOptionable

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.01. The business earned $51.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $50.25 million. Nlight had a return on equity of 9.94% and a net margin of 6.93%. Nlight's quarterly revenue was up 49.0% on a year-over-year basis. 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 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nlight.

How can I listen to Nlight's earnings call?

Nlight will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 20th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8335352198.

What price target have analysts set for LASR?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Nlight's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Nlight's share price to reach $29.2222 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 34.7% 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, 4 hold ratings, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Nlight.

Has Nlight been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LASR stock have trended neutral recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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 positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nlight earned a news sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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 54)
  • Mr. Robert Martinsen, Chief Technology Officer (Age 58)
  • 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 a price of $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 Royce & Associates LP (3.92%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.34%), BlackRock Inc. (3.18%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.70%), Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (2.25%) and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (1.75%). Company insiders that own Nlight stock include Bandel L Carano, David D Osborne, Mv Management Ix Llc, Ran Bareket, Robert Martinsen and Scott H Keeney. 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 Account Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, Raymond James & Associates and Barclays PLC. 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 and Scott H Keeney. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nlight.

Which major investors are buying Nlight stock?

LASR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Royce & Associates LP, Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Northern Trust Corp. 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 $21.69.

How big of a company is Nlight?

Nlight has a market capitalization of $793.25 million and generates $138.58 million in revenue each year. Nlight employs 1,071 workers across the globe.

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 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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  59 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  63 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
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 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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