NASDAQ:NOVT - Novanta Stock Price, News & Analysis

$73.08
-4.07 (-5.28 %)
(As of 08/25/2019 12:36 PM ET)
Today's Range
$72.74
Now: $73.08
$77.17
50-Day Range
$70.76
MA: $81.85
$92.16
52-Week Range
$55.68
Now: $73.08
$96.31
Volume271,593 shs
Average Volume191,654 shs
Market Capitalization$2.57 billion
P/E Ratio33.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.49
Novanta Inc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, and sells photonics, vision, and precision motion components and sub-systems to original equipment manufacturers in the medical and industrial markets worldwide. The company's Photonics segment offers photonics-based solutions, including laser scanning and laser beam delivery, CO2 laser, continuous wave and ultrafast laser, and optical light engine products for photonics-based applications, such as industrial material processing, metrology, medical and life science imaging, DNA sequencing, and medical laser procedures. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous electrical machinery, equipment, & supplies
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NOVT
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:GSIG
CUSIPN/A
Phone781-266-5700

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$614.34 million
Cash Flow$3.0809 per share
Book Value$11.00 per share

Profitability

Net Income$49.11 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,133
Market Cap$2.57 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Novanta (NASDAQ:NOVT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Novanta's stock symbol?

Novanta trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NOVT."

How were Novanta's earnings last quarter?

Novanta Inc (NASDAQ:NOVT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 6th. The technology company reported $0.54 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.54. The technology company earned $155.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $154.47 million. Novanta had a net margin of 7.76% and a return on equity of 19.49%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.51 earnings per share. View Novanta's Earnings History.

When is Novanta's next earnings date?

Novanta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Novanta.

What guidance has Novanta issued on next quarter's earnings?

Novanta issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.61-0.63 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.68. The company issued revenue guidance of $166-169 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $167.54 million.

What price target have analysts set for NOVT?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Novanta's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $81.00. On average, they anticipate Novanta's share price to reach $81.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Novanta.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Novanta?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Novanta in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Novanta.

Has Novanta been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about NOVT stock have been trending positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Novanta earned a coverage optimism score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the technology company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Novanta.

Are investors shorting Novanta?

Novanta saw a increase in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 679,200 shares, an increase of 18.6% from the June 15th total of 572,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 147,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.6 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's shares are short sold. View Novanta's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Novanta's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Novanta own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Novanta investors own include Square (SQ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Veeva Systems (VEEV), AlarmCom (ALRM), Celgene (CELG), Canopy Growth (CGC), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC), Simpson Manufacturing (SSD) and Autodesk (ADSK).

Who are Novanta's key executives?

Novanta's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Matthijs Glastra, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Robert J. Buckley, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Brian S. Young, Chief HR Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Peter L. Chang, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Heinrich Dreyer, Group Pres of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Who are Novanta's major shareholders?

Novanta's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.80%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.98%), BlackRock Inc. (6.47%), BlackRock Inc. (6.47%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.43%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.50%). Company insiders that own Novanta stock include Matthijs Glastra, Peter L Chang, Robert Buckley and Stephen W Bershad. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Novanta.

Which major investors are selling Novanta stock?

NOVT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sandler Capital Management, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AXA, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Mackenzie Financial Corp and Paradice Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Novanta company stock in the last year include Matthijs Glastra, Peter L Chang, Robert Buckley and Stephen W Bershad. View Insider Buying and Selling for Novanta.

Which major investors are buying Novanta stock?

NOVT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Wasatch Advisors Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Royal Bank of Canada and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Novanta.

How do I buy shares of Novanta?

Shares of NOVT 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 Novanta's stock price today?

One share of NOVT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.08.

How big of a company is Novanta?

Novanta has a market capitalization of $2.57 billion and generates $614.34 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $49.11 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.16 on an earnings per share basis. Novanta employs 2,133 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Novanta.

What is Novanta's official website?

The official website for Novanta is http://www.novanta.com/.

How can I contact Novanta?

Novanta's mailing address is 125 Middlesex Turnpike, Bedford MA, 01730. The technology company can be reached via phone at 781-266-5700 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Novanta (NASDAQ NOVT)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  207 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  152 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  359
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Novanta and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NOVT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NOVT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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