NASDAQ:LASR - Nlight Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.46 -1.56 (-7.42 %) (As of 05/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$21.02Today's Range$19.27 - $20.7152-Week Range$16.25 - $43.63Volume274,850 shsAverage Volume415,931 shsMarket Capitalization$720.12 millionP/E Ratio60.81Dividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. 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. Receive LASR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LASR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Semiconductors & related devices Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:LASR Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1124796 Webhttp://www.nlight.net/ Phone360-566-4460Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio9.11 Quick Ratio7.41Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio60.81 Forward P/E Ratio139.00 P/E Growth4.98 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$191.36 million Price / Sales3.76 Cash Flow$0.4530 per share Price / Cash Flow42.96 Book Value$5.91 per share Price / Book3.29Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.32 Net Income$13.94 million Net Margins5.13% Return on Equity4.77% Return on Assets3.97%Miscellaneous Employees1,130 Outstanding Shares37,005,000Market Cap$720.12 million Next Earnings Date8/14/2019 (Estimated) 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) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.05. The company earned $41.86 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $42.47 million. Nlight had a return on equity of 4.77% and a net margin of 5.13%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 1.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.10 EPS. View Nlight's Earnings History. When is Nlight's next earnings date? Nlight is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nlight. What price target have analysts set for LASR? 10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Nlight's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Nlight's share price to reach $28.3750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 45.8% 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? News articles about LASR stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Nlight's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nlight include Viavi Solutions (VIAV), AU Optronics (AUO), Solaredge Technologies (SEDG), Finisar (FNSR), Cirrus Logic (CRUS), Power Integrations (POWI), Acacia Communications (ACIA), Inphi (IPHI), OSI Systems (OSIS), Diodes (DIOD), Amkor Technology (AMKR), Enphase Energy (ENPH), Tower Semiconductor (TSEM), MaxLinear (MXL) and Lattice Semiconductor (LSCC). What other stocks do shareholders of Nlight own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nlight investors own include Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Paypal (PYPL), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS) and Nutanix (NTNX). 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 DivisionMr. Jason Farmer, Co-FounderMr. 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 a price of $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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.49%), Royce & Associates LP (5.39%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (4.98%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (4.10%), BlackRock Inc. (3.28%) and Pinnacle Associates Ltd. (2.31%). 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, State Treasurer State of Michigan, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, Cable Hill Partners LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC and FMR LLC. 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 major investors are buying Nlight stock? LASR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Royce & Associates LP, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, AlpInvest Partners B.V., Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc. and WCM Investment 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 $19.46. How big of a company is Nlight? Nlight has a market capitalization of $720.12 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. 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: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 67 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 75 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 142MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How to Use a Moving Average for Trading Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.