PDF Solutions Company Profile (NASDAQ:PDFS)

About PDF Solutions

PDF Solutions logoPDF Solutions, Inc. is a provider of infrastructure technologies and services for integrated circuits (IC). The Company's technologies and services focus on the IC manufacturing process life cycle. It operates in the segment of licensing and implementation of yield improvement solutions for integrated circuit manufacturers. The Company's solutions combine software, test chips, an electrical wafer test system, methodologies and professional services. The Company has developed solutions for yield simulation, analysis, loss detection, and improvement. Its characterization vehicle infrastructure (CVi) enables customers to electrically characterize the manufacturing process, and establish fail-rate information needed to calibrate manufacturing yield models and prioritize yield improvement activities. Its Exensio YieldAware solution combines software and services to enable customers to collect and combine product test data and equipment signals during production.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Technical & System Software
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PDFS
  • CUSIP: 69328210
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.25
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.70
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.50
  • 52-Week Range: $8.70 - $19.63
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 73.53
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 41.85
  • P/E Growth: 1.51
  • Market Cap: $619.93M
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,341,000
  • Beta: 1.58
  • Net Margins: 8.59%
  • Return on Equity: 5.94%
  • Return on Assets: 5.40%
  • Current Ratio: 9.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 9.75%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $21.27 (10.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/13/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Craig HallumDowngradeBuy -> Hold$17.00View Rating Details
2/14/2016Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingOutperform$21.50 -> $16.80View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q3$0.17$0.17$26.49 million$27.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.18$0.17$25.66 million$26.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1$0.17$0.17$25.14 million$25.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.14$0.18$23.50 million$24.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.19$0.18$24.13 million$23.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.08$0.18$22.30 million$23.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.32$0.26$31.03 million$26.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q4$0.24$0.29$25.06 million$26.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.04$0.20$22.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q2$0.31$0.28$27.90 million$24.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.29$0.30$26.50 million$27.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q4$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.25$25.00 million$24.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.27 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.46 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q2 20161$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q3 20162$0.09$0.10$0.10
Q4 20162$0.12$0.13$0.13
Q1 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q2 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q3 20171$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 16.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 73.46%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/12/2016Gregory C WalkerCFOSell2,665$15.90$42,373.50View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Gregory C. WalkerCFOSell2,382$17.00$40,494.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Cornelis HartgringVPSell15,631$16.66$260,412.46View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Cornelis HartgringVPSell14,031$16.66$233,756.46View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016R Stephen HeinrichsDirectorBuy6,118$14.24$87,120.32View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015R Stephen HeinrichsDirectorSell35,000$16.48$576,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Gregory C WalkerCFOSell117,401$17.52$2,056,865.52View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Gregory C WalkerCFOSell13,852$33.60$465,427.20View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Cornelis HartgringVPSell34,400$17.57$604,408.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Cornelis HartgringVPSell65,600$17.48$1,146,688.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Lucio LanzaDirectorSell32,000$19.00$608,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Albert Yc YuDirectorSell7,501$22.25$166,897.25View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Gregory C WalkerCFOSell2,319$23.11$53,592.09View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell4,292$22.80$97,857.60View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell21,320$21.84$465,628.80View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell3,997$21.43$85,655.71View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Albert Yc YuDirectorSell5,257$21.05$110,659.85View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Albert Yc YuDirectorSell3,490$20.56$71,754.40View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell3,951$20.95$82,773.45View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell1,181$20.83$24,600.23View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell15,028$20.98$315,287.44View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell1,086$18.28$19,852.08View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Albert Yc YuDirectorSell2,313$18.50$42,790.50View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell2,688$17.05$45,830.40View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Cornelis HartgringVPSell20,000$11.58$231,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Cornelis HartgringVPSell10,000$11.20$112,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2012Cornelis HartgringVPSell10,000$10.76$107,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) Chart for Friday, October, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 10/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff