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NASDAQ:PDFS

PDF Solutions (PDFS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$34.50
+0.27 (+0.79%)
(As of 03/4/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$34.42
$34.87
50-Day Range
$29.39
$35.38
52-Week Range
$26.12
$48.02
Volume
110,758 shs
Average Volume
194,394 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.33 billion
P/E Ratio
492.86
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$47.33

PDF Solutions MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
37.2% Upside
$47.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.03% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.70mentions of PDF Solutions in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$400,338 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
80.56%
From $0.36 to $0.65 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.13 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

155th out of 601 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

39th out of 202 stocks


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About PDF Solutions Stock (NASDAQ:PDFS)

PDF Solutions, Inc. provides proprietary software and physical intellectual property products for integrated circuit designs, electrical measurement hardware tools, proven methodologies, and professional services in the United States, China, Japan, and internationally. The company offers Exensio software products, such as Manufacturing Analytics that store collected data in a common environment with a consistent view for enabling product engineers to identify and analyze production yield, performance, reliability, and other issues; Process Control that provides failure detection and classification capabilities for monitoring, alarming, and controlling manufacturing tool sets; Test Operations that offer data collection and analysis capabilities; and Assembly Operations that provide device manufacturers with the capability to link assembly and packaging data, including fabrication and characterization data over the product life cycle. It also provides Design-For-Inspection (DFI) systems, such as Fire Feature Analysis Software; DFI On-Chip Instruments; eProbe Non-Contact E-Beam Tool; and Characterization Vehicle (CV) system, which includes CV Test Chips and pdFasTest Electrical Testers, as well as Exensio characterization software, designed to analyze the measurements collected using the eProbe tool. In addition, the company offers Cimetrix software products that enables equipment manufacturers to provide industry standard interfaces on their products; and software-as-a-service, software related services, and characterization services. It sells its technologies and services through direct sales force, service teams, and strategic alliances to integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor companies, foundries, equipment manufacturers, electronics manufacturing suppliers, original device manufacturers, out-sourced semiconductor assembly and test, and system houses. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

PDFS Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/09/2021
Today
3/05/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/14/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
Semiconductor Equipment
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:PDFS
CUSIP
69328210
Employees
458
Year Founded
1991

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$47.33
High Stock Price Target
$50.00
Low Stock Price Target
$44.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+37.2%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
2 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$3.11 million
Pretax Margin
2.94%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$165.84 million
Cash Flow
$0.51 per share
Book Value
$5.98 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
34,257,000
Market Cap
$1.33 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.47

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Key Executives

  • Dr. John K. Kibarian Ph.D. (Age 60)
    Co-Founder, President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $654.62k
  • Dr. Kimon W. Michaels Ph.D. (Age 58)
    Co-Founder, Executive VP of Products & Solutions and Director
    Comp: $570.14k
  • Mr. Adnan Raza (Age 51)
    Executive VP of Finance & CFO
    Comp: $543.59k
  • Dr. Andrzej Strojwas Ph.D. (Age 71)
    Chief Technology Officer
    Comp: $550.02k
  • Mr. Peter Cohn
    Secretary
  • Dr. P. K. Mozumder (Age 61)
    Vice President of WW Sales
    Comp: $215.41k
  • Mr. Jeffrey David
    Vice President of AI Solutions
  • Said Akar
    General Manager
  • Mr. Michael Yu
    Vice President of Sales & Operations - Asia














PDFS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell PDF Solutions stock right now?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PDF Solutions in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" PDFS shares.
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What is PDF Solutions' stock price target for 2024?

2 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for PDF Solutions' shares. Their PDFS share price targets range from $44.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $47.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.2% from the stock's current price.
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How have PDFS shares performed in 2024?

PDF Solutions' stock was trading at $32.14 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, PDFS shares have increased by 7.3% and is now trading at $34.50.
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When is PDF Solutions' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 2024.
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How were PDF Solutions' earnings last quarter?

PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 9th. The technology company reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.15. The technology company earned $29.56 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $28 million. PDF Solutions had a net margin of 1.87% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.09%. During the same quarter last year, the business earned ($0.08) EPS.

What ETFs hold PDF Solutions' stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) stock in their portfolio include Pacer US Small Cap Cash Cows Growth Leaders ETF (CAFG) and Invesco S&P SmallCap Information Technology ETF (PSCT).Invesco DWA SmallCap Momentum ETF (DWAS).

What is John K. Kibarian's approval rating as PDF Solutions' CEO?

19 employees have rated PDF Solutions Chief Executive Officer John K. Kibarian on Glassdoor.com. John K. Kibarian has an approval rating of 79% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of PDF Solutions own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other PDF Solutions investors own include ADT (ADT), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Qorvo (QRVO), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM), Uniti Group (UNIT), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV) and Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA).

Who are PDF Solutions' major shareholders?

PDF Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.07%), Wasatch Advisors LP (3.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.43%), Needham Investment Management LLC (2.25%), Ranger Investment Management L.P. (2.01%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (1.35%). Insiders that own company stock include Adnan Raza, Andrzej Strojwas, Joseph R Bronson, Michael B Gustafson, Nancy Erba, Shuo Zhang and Ye Jane Li.
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How do I buy shares of PDF Solutions?

Shares of PDFS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does PDF Solutions have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of PDF Solutions: Cimetrix Incorporated, Cimetrix International Inc., Cimetrix Japan KK, Cimetrix Software (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Fabbrix, IDS Software Systems, Kinesys Software, PDF Solutions Asia Services Inc., PDF Solutions Canada Ltd., PDF Solutions GmbH, PDF Solutions International Services Inc., PDF Solutions KK, PDF Solutions Pacific Services Inc., PDF Solutions SARL, PDF Solutions Semiconductor Technology (Korea) Limited, PDF Solutions Semiconductor Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., PDF Solutions Semiconductor Technology Taiwan Ltd., Si Automation, and Syntricity Inc.
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This page (NASDAQ:PDFS) was last updated on 3/5/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff