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Nlight Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:LASR)

$14.20
+0.65 (+4.80 %)
(As of 10/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$13.55
Now: $14.20
$14.44
50-Day Range
$12.92
MA: $14.93
$16.56
52-Week Range
$12.60
Now: $14.20
$26.77
Volume391,013 shs
Average Volume397,955 shs
Market Capitalization$535.17 million
P/E Ratio44.38
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.17
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$0.51 per share
Book Value$5.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.94 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,130
Market Cap$535.17 million
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Confirmed)
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) issued its earnings results on Monday, August, 5th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.01. The business earned $48.05 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $47.79 million. Nlight had a net margin of 2.66% and a return on equity of 2.28%. Nlight's revenue for the quarter was down 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company 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.

How can I listen to Nlight's earnings call?

Nlight will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, November 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Nlight's stock. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Nlight's share price to reach $18.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nlight.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nlight?

8 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 and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Nlight.

Has Nlight been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about LASR stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nlight earned a media sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Nlight.

Are investors shorting Nlight?

Nlight saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,910,000 shares, an increase of 7.8% from the August 30th total of 2,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 402,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 7.2 days. Approximately 9.3% of the company's stock are sold short. View Nlight's Current Options Chain.

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

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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (1.59%) and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank (0.01%). 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 buying Nlight stock?

LASR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stephens Investment Management Group LLC and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank . 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Nlight's stock price today?

One share of LASR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.20.

How big of a company is Nlight?

Nlight has a market capitalization of $535.17 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:  110 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  131 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  241
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 10/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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