LightPath Technologies Company Profile (NASDAQ:LPTH)

About LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)

LightPath Technologies logoLightPath Technologies, Inc. is a manufacturer and integrator of families of precision molded aspheric optics, fiber-optic collimator, GRADIUM glass lenses and other optical materials used to produce products that manipulate light. The Company designs, develops, manufactures and distributes optical components and assemblies utilizing the optical processes and manufacturing technologies. The Company also performs research and development for optical solutions for the traditional optics markets and communications markets. The Company's products are incorporated into a range of applications by its customers in various industries, including defense products, medical devices, laser aided industrial tools, automotive safety applications, barcode scanners, optical data storage, hybrid fiber coax datacom, telecommunications, machine vision and sensors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Industrial Electrical Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:LPTH
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.lightpath.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $68.73 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 24,115,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $2.77
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $2.06
  • 52 Week Range: $1.21 - $3.25
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.83
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $24.09 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.85
  • Book Value: $0.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.00
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $5.66 million
  • Net Margins: 3.94%
  • Return on Equity: 10.49%
  • Return on Assets: 7.24%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 3.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.13%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 417,846 shs.
  • Beta: -0.54
  • Short Ratio: 1.16
 

Frequently Asked Questions for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)

What is LightPath Technologies' stock symbol?

LightPath Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LPTH."

How were LightPath Technologies' earnings last quarter?

LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPTH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 15th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.03. The business earned $5.87 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.90 million. LightPath Technologies had a return on equity of 10.49% and a net margin of 3.94%. View LightPath Technologies' Earnings History.

Where is LightPath Technologies' stock going? Where will LightPath Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for LightPath Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $2.50 to $3.50. On average, they anticipate LightPath Technologies' stock price to reach $3.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for LightPath Technologies.

Are investors shorting LightPath Technologies?

LightPath Technologies saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 825,311 shares, an increase of 43.7% from the March 31st total of 574,457 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 378,869 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Currently, 4.4% of the company's stock are sold short.

Who are some of LightPath Technologies' key competitors?

Who owns LightPath Technologies stock?

LightPath Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wellington Management Group LLP (5.85%), First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. (3.29%), Royce & Associates LP (2.84%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.53%), Foundry Partners LLC (1.52%) and EAM Investors LLC (0.84%). Company insiders that own LightPath Technologies stock include Alan Symmons, Craig T Dunham, Dorothy M Cipolla, Joseph J Gaynor Jr and Louis Leeburg. View Institutional Ownership Trends for LightPath Technologies.

Who sold LightPath Technologies stock? Who is selling LightPath Technologies stock?

LightPath Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. and Arthur M. Cohen & Associates LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for LightPath Technologies.

Who bought LightPath Technologies stock? Who is buying LightPath Technologies stock?

LightPath Technologies' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Foundry Partners LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, US Bancorp DE and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought LightPath Technologies stock in the last two years include Alan Symmons, Craig T Dunham, Dorothy M Cipolla, Joseph J Gaynor Jr and Louis Leeburg. View Insider Buying and Selling for LightPath Technologies.

How do I buy LightPath Technologies stock?

Shares of LightPath Technologies can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of LightPath Technologies stock cost?

One share of LightPath Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $3.00 (5.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/5/2017Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$3.00 -> $3.50HighView Rating Details
12/22/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$2.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Earnings by Quarter for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Earnings History by Quarter for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/15/2017Q2 2017$0.03$0.05$4.90 million$5.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q1 2017$0.02$0.01$4.55 million$5.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/15/2016Q416$0.02$0.02$4.00 million$4.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q316$0.02$0.05$3.80 million$4.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q116$0.01$0.03$3.70 million$4.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/22/2015Q415$0.01($0.02)$3.20 million$4.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q215($0.01)$0.01$3.10 million$3.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/3/2014Q2 14$0.01$3.30 million$3.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q3 2014($0.02)($0.01)$2.85 million$3.01 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q2 14($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/5/2013Q4 2013($0.02)$3.10 million$3.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312($0.03)$0.01$2.99 million$2.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.10
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.16
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q2 20173$0.01$0.02$0.02
Q3 20173$0.01$0.04$0.03
Q4 20173$0.03$0.05$0.04
Q1 20182$0.03$0.03$0.03
Q2 20182$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q3 20182$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q4 20182$0.04$0.05$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 17.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 7.47%
Insider Trades by Quarter for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Insider Trades by Quarter for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/6/2017Alan SymmonsVPBuy719$1.39$999.41View SEC Filing  
1/6/2017Dorothy M CipollaCFOBuy710$1.39$986.90View SEC Filing  
1/6/2017Joseph J Gaynor JrInsiderBuy2,014$1.39$2,799.46View SEC Filing  
12/21/2016Alan SymmonsVPBuy8,333$1.21$10,082.93View SEC Filing  
12/21/2016Craig T DunhamDirectorBuy33,000$1.21$39,930.00View SEC Filing  
12/21/2016Dorothy M CipollaCFOBuy20,661$1.21$24,999.81View SEC Filing  
7/8/2016Alan SymmonsVPBuy637$1.57$1,000.09View SEC Filing  
7/8/2016Dorothy M CipollaCFOBuy605$1.57$949.85View SEC Filing  
7/8/2016Joseph J Gaynor JrCEOBuy1,784$1.57$2,800.88View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Alan SymmonsVPBuy539$2.55$1,374.45View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Dorothy M CipollaCFOBuy512$2.55$1,305.60View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Joseph J Gaynor JrCEOBuy1,689$2.55$4,306.95View SEC Filing  
11/27/2015Louis LeeburgDirectorBuy10,000$1.69$16,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
Latest Headlines for LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH)
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DateHeadline
baystreet.ca logoLightPath Technologies Joins the Center of Freeform Optics
www.baystreet.ca - May 19 at 10:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) to Post $0.04 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 12:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for LightPath Technologies, Inc. Increased by Dougherty & Co (LPTH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) PT Raised to $3.50 at Dougherty & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 3:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Schedules 2018 Annual Stockholders' Meeting
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLightPath Technologies (LPTH) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.08
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: LightPath Technologies, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Reports 500% Increase in Operating Income for Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $8.1 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 2:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact LightPath Technologies (LPTH) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) Will Post Earnings of $0.02 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 8:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Schedules Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Financial Results Conference Call for May 4
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 6:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LightPath Technologies, Inc. : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLightPath Technologies (LPTH) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.42
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Signs Joint Development Agreement to Produce Fiber Delivery Systems for Autonomous Vehicle Applications with OLE
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 6:25 PM
streetinsider.com logoLightpath Technologies (LPTH) Selected for Molded Glass Optics Contract from Renishaw - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 8 at 5:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $8.1 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 5:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Wins Large Precision Molded Glass Optics Contract from Renishaw
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.03 Earnings Per Share Expected for LightPath Technologies, Inc. (LPTH) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 6:04 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Introduces Chalcogenide Glass Production
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:39 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLightPath Technologies (LPTH) Presents At 29th Annual ROTH Conference 2017
seekingalpha.com - March 14 at 5:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies to Exhibit at the Upcoming SPIE Defense and Commercial Sensing Event
finance.yahoo.com - March 9 at 6:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies to Present at 29th Annual ROTH Conference
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 6:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLIGHTPATH TECHNOLOGIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 5:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLIGHTPATH TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 5:55 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLIGHTPATH TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 5:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Reports 119% Increase in Operating Income for Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:51 PM
bizjournals.com logoFinancialBuzz.com: Energy Management Systems Gain Popularity
www.bizjournals.com - February 10 at 7:10 PM
bizjournals.com logoFinancialBuzz.com: Energy Management Market Influenced by Regulatory Changes
www.bizjournals.com - February 7 at 7:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLightPath Technologies Schedules Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Financial Results Conference Call for February 14
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWeekly CFO Buys Highlights - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 6:42 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on LightPath by Dougherty & Company
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 10 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAvidbank Expands LightPath Technologies Credit Facilities with a $5 Million Acquisition Term Loan
au.finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 7:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWeekly CFO Buys Highlight
finance.yahoo.com - January 1 at 6:31 PM

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