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S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69
S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69
S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69

nLIGHT Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.22 (+0.87%)
(As of 11/29/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
134,125 shs
Average Volume
252,279 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.12 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About nLIGHT

nLIGHT, Inc. develops and manufactures semiconductor and fiber lasers components. Its products include semiconductor lasers, fiber lasers and optical fibers. It operates through the following segments: Laser Products and Advanced Development. The Laser Products segment includes products such as fiber lasers, diodes, complete laser systems and components. The Advanced Development segment includes the operating results of Nutronics since the date of acquisition. The company was founded by Scott H. Keeney, Mark DeVito and Jason Farmer in 2000 and is headquartered in Camas, WA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$222.79 million
Book Value
$6.92 per share


Net Income
$-20.93 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.12 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.18 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

331st out of 891 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

52nd out of 119 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

nLIGHT (NASDAQ:LASR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is nLIGHT a buy right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for nLIGHT in the last year. There are currently 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" nLIGHT stock.
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How has nLIGHT's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

nLIGHT's stock was trading at $12.22 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LASR stock has increased by 108.4% and is now trading at $25.47.
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When is nLIGHT's next earnings date?

nLIGHT is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 16th 2022.
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How were nLIGHT's earnings last quarter?

nLIGHT, Inc. (NASDAQ:LASR) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.02. The firm earned $72.24 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $71.32 million. nLIGHT had a negative net margin of 9.48% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.97%. The business's revenue was up 17.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted ($0.04) earnings per share.
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What guidance has nLIGHT issued on next quarter's earnings?

nLIGHT updated its fourth quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $66 million-$72 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $73.04 million.

What price target have analysts set for LASR?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for nLIGHT's shares. Their forecasts range from $35.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate nLIGHT's stock price to reach $44.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 74.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are nLIGHT's key executives?

nLIGHT's management team includes the following people:
  • Scott H. Keeney, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • David Pickett, Chief Operating Officer
  • Ran Bareket, Chief Financial Officer & Vice President (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Robert Martinsen, Chief Technology Officer
  • Jacob Bell, VP & General Manager-Industrial Lasers

What is Scott Keeney's approval rating as nLIGHT's CEO?

19 employees have rated nLIGHT CEO Scott Keeney on Glassdoor.com. Scott Keeney has an approval rating of 59% among nLIGHT's employees. This puts Scott Keeney in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of nLIGHT own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other nLIGHT investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), Walt Disney (DIS), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Micron Technology (MU) and PayPal (PYPL).

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 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.

What is nLIGHT's stock symbol?

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

Who are nLIGHT's major shareholders?

nLIGHT's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wasatch Advisors Inc. (13.32%), BlackRock Inc. (6.17%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.05%), Jennison Associates LLC (3.08%), Primecap Management Co. CA (2.74%) and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (2.49%). Company insiders that own nLIGHT stock include Ran Bareket, Robert Martinsen and Scott H Keeney.
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Which institutional investors are selling nLIGHT stock?

LASR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Next Century Growth Investors LLC, Pier Capital LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Wasatch Advisors Inc., New York State Common Retirement Fund, and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold nLIGHT company stock in the last year include Ran Bareket, and Scott H Keeney.
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Which institutional investors are buying nLIGHT stock?

LASR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Royal Bank of Canada, Voya Investment Management LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Redwood Investments LLC, Senvest Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, and Panagora Asset Management Inc..
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is nLIGHT's stock price today?

One share of LASR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.47.

How much money does nLIGHT make?

nLIGHT has a market capitalization of $1.12 billion and generates $222.79 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-20.93 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.62) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does nLIGHT have?

nLIGHT employs 1,275 workers across the globe.

What is nLIGHT's official website?

The official website for nLIGHT is www.nlight.net.

Where are nLIGHT's headquarters?

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].

This page was last updated on 11/30/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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