NASDAQ:NVMI - Nova Measuring Instruments Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $23.16 -0.44 (-1.86 %) (As of 11/16/2018 10:46 AM ET)Previous Close$23.60Today's Range$23.04 - $23.2552-Week Range$20.83 - $32.00Volume11,662 shsAverage Volume134,099 shsMarket Capitalization$641.94 millionP/E Ratio12.52Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. designs, develops, produces, and sells process control systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors in Israel. The company offers in-line optical and x-ray stand-alone metrology systems, as well as integrated optical metrology systems that attach directly to wafer fabrication process equipment. Its products include thin film and optical CD process control solutions for dimensional, films, and material metrology measurements for process control across various semiconductor manufacturing process steps, including lithography, etch, chemical mechanical polishing, and deposition. The company serves various sectors of the integrated circuit manufacturing industry, including logic, ASIC, foundries, and memory manufactures, as well as end users and process equipment manufacturers worldwide. Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Rehovot, Israel. Receive NVMI News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NVMI and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Optical instruments & lenses Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:NVMI Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.novameasuring.com Phone972-73-229-5600 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio6.35 Quick Ratio5.35 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.52 Forward P/E Ratio12.73 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$221.99 million Price / Sales2.91 Cash Flow$2.1209 per share Price / Cash10.92 Book Value$9.65 per share Price / Book2.40 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.85 Net Income$46.45 million Net Margins19.34% Return on Equity21.39% Return on Assets17.70% Miscellaneous Employees616 Outstanding Shares27,900,000Market Cap$641.94 million OptionableOptionable Nova Measuring Instruments (NASDAQ:NVMI) Frequently Asked Questions What is Nova Measuring Instruments' stock symbol? Nova Measuring Instruments trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NVMI." How were Nova Measuring Instruments' earnings last quarter? Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ:NVMI) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The semiconductor company reported $0.48 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.44 by $0.04. The semiconductor company earned $63.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $61.53 million. Nova Measuring Instruments had a net margin of 19.34% and a return on equity of 21.39%. Nova Measuring Instruments's revenue for the quarter was up 17.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.46 EPS. View Nova Measuring Instruments' Earnings History. When is Nova Measuring Instruments' next earnings date? Nova Measuring Instruments is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nova Measuring Instruments. What guidance has Nova Measuring Instruments issued on next quarter's earnings? Nova Measuring Instruments issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.35-0.46 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.48. The company issued revenue guidance of $56-64 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $63.83 million.Nova Measuring Instruments also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to $0.35-0.46 EPS. What price target have analysts set for NVMI? 3 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Nova Measuring Instruments' shares. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Nova Measuring Instruments' stock price to reach $34.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 46.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nova Measuring Instruments. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nova Measuring Instruments? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nova Measuring Instruments in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Nova Measuring Instruments. Has Nova Measuring Instruments been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about NVMI stock have trended positive on Friday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nova Measuring Instruments earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Nova Measuring Instruments' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nova Measuring Instruments include II-VI (IIVI), Topcon (TOPCF), Camtek (CAMT), CyberOptics (CYBE), Perceptron (PRCP), Optex Systems Hldg InCorp (OPXS) and ProPhotonix (STKR). Who are Nova Measuring Instruments' key executives? Nova Measuring Instruments' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Eitan Oppenhaim, CEO & Pres (Age 52)Mr. Dror David, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)Dr. Shay Wolfling, Chief Technology Officer (Age 46)Mr. Dov Farkash, Corp. Exec. VP of Strategic Devel. (Age 58)Mr. Gabriel Waisman, Chief Bus. Officer (Age 47) Who are Nova Measuring Instruments' major shareholders? Nova Measuring Instruments' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.96%), Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. (4.61%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (3.66%), Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. (3.38%), Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd (2.87%) and Ibex Investors LLC (1.61%). Which institutional investors are selling Nova Measuring Instruments stock? NVMI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Altshuler Shaham Ltd, Jane Street Group LLC, ClariVest Asset Management LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Which institutional investors are buying Nova Measuring Instruments stock? NVMI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd., Ibex Investors LLC and Royce & Associates LP. How do I buy shares of Nova Measuring Instruments? Shares of NVMI 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 Nova Measuring Instruments' stock price today? One share of NVMI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.16. How big of a company is Nova Measuring Instruments? Nova Measuring Instruments has a market capitalization of $641.94 million and generates $221.99 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $46.45 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.85 on an earnings per share basis. Nova Measuring Instruments employs 616 workers across the globe. What is Nova Measuring Instruments' official website? The official website for Nova Measuring Instruments is http://www.novameasuring.com. How can I contact Nova Measuring Instruments? Nova Measuring Instruments' mailing address is Weizmann Science Park Einstein St. Building 22 2nd Floor, Ness-Ziona L3, 7610201. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 972-73-229-5600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Nova Measuring Instruments (NASDAQ NVMI)Community Ranking: 3.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 295 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 178 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 473MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nova Measuring Instruments and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NVMI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NVMI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a balanced fund?