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

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$19.63 +0.17 (+0.87 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$19.46
Today's Range$19.42 - $19.98
52-Week Range$16.25 - $43.63
Volume190,989 shs
Average Volume413,719 shs
Market Capitalization$726.41 million
P/E Ratio61.34
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
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.

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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$191.36 million
Cash Flow$0.4569 per share
Book Value$5.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.94 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,130
Market Cap$726.41 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 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.05. The company had revenue of $41.86 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.47 million. Nlight had a return on equity of 4.77% and a net margin of 5.13%. Nlight's quarterly revenue was down 1.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.10 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, August 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nlight.

What price target have analysts set for LASR?

10 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Nlight's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Nlight's share price to reach $28.3750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 44.5% 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?

Headlines about LASR stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nlight earned a news impact score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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 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 BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN).

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 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Clearbridge Investments LLC (5.53%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.49%), Royce & Associates LP (5.39%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (4.98%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (4.10%) and BlackRock Inc. (3.28%). 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 acquired 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., Clearbridge Investments LLC, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $19.63.

How big of a company is Nlight?

Nlight has a market capitalization of $726.41 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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  67 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  76 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  143
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 5/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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