LightPath Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.19 (-8.33 %)
(As of 08/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume948,771 shs
Average Volume1.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$55.52 million
P/E Ratio69.67
Dividend YieldN/A
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About LightPath Technologies

LightPath Technologies, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes optical components and assemblies. The company offers precision molded glass aspheric optics, molded and diamond-turned infrared aspheric lenses, and other optical components used to produce products that manipulate light. Its products are used in 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, and other industries. The company sells its products directly to customers in North America, Europe, and China, as well as through distributors and channel partners in the United States and internationally. LightPath Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.


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Overall MarketRank

1.80 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

515th out of 846 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

72nd out of 112 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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LightPath Technologies (NASDAQ:LPTH) Frequently Asked Questions

Is LightPath Technologies a buy right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for LightPath Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" LightPath Technologies stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than LightPath Technologies?

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Are investors shorting LightPath Technologies?

LightPath Technologies saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,560,000 shares, an increase of 35.7% from the June 30th total of 1,150,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,140,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.7 days. Currently, 7.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is LightPath Technologies' next earnings date?

LightPath Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 9th 2021.
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How were LightPath Technologies' earnings last quarter?

LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPTH) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 6th. The technology company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.03. The technology company earned $10.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.62 million. LightPath Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.70% and a net margin of 0.98%.
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How has LightPath Technologies' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

LightPath Technologies' stock was trading at $1.16 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, LPTH stock has increased by 80.2% and is now trading at $2.09.
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What guidance has LightPath Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

LightPath Technologies updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $38.20 million-$38.50 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $39.48 million.

What price target have analysts set for LPTH?

3 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for LightPath Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $5.50. On average, they anticipate LightPath Technologies' share price to reach $4.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 123.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are LightPath Technologies' key executives?

LightPath Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Shmuel Rubin, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47, Pay $486.3k)
  • Mr. Donald O'connor Retreage Jr., Consultant (Age 66, Pay $239.49k)
  • Mr. Albert Miranda, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark Palvino, VP of Global Sales & Marketing

What is Jim Gaynor's approval rating as LightPath Technologies' CEO?

3 employees have rated LightPath Technologies CEO Jim Gaynor on Jim Gaynor has an approval rating of 65% among LightPath Technologies' employees.

Who are some of LightPath Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of LightPath Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other LightPath Technologies investors own include EXFO (EXFO), RTI Surgical (RTIX), Merit Medical Systems (MMSI), Pfizer (PFE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Pixelworks (PXLW), Kopin (KOPN), Palatin Technologies (PTN), Sorrento Therapeutics (SRNE) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is LightPath Technologies' stock symbol?

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

Who are LightPath Technologies' major shareholders?

LightPath Technologies' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.06%). Company insiders that own LightPath Technologies stock include Donald O'connor Retreage Jr and Shmuel Rubin.
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Which major investors are buying LightPath Technologies stock?

LPTH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have bought LightPath Technologies stock in the last two years include Donald O'connor Retreage Jr, and Shmuel Rubin.
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How do I buy shares of LightPath Technologies?

Shares of LPTH 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 LightPath Technologies' stock price today?

One share of LPTH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.09.

How much money does LightPath Technologies make?

LightPath Technologies has a market capitalization of $55.52 million and generates $34.97 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $870,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.03 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does LightPath Technologies have?

LightPath Technologies employs 363 workers across the globe.

What is LightPath Technologies' official website?

The official website for LightPath Technologies is

Where are LightPath Technologies' headquarters?

LightPath Technologies is headquartered at 2603 CHALLENGER TECH CT SUITE 100, ORLANDO FL, 32826.

How can I contact LightPath Technologies?

LightPath Technologies' mailing address is 2603 CHALLENGER TECH CT SUITE 100, ORLANDO FL, 32826. The technology company can be reached via phone at (407) 382-4003.

This page was last updated on 8/5/2021 by Staff
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