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Photronics (PLAB) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+1.08 (+4.01%)
(As of 04:27 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
362,203 shs
Average Volume
522,325 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.77 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Photronics MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Short Interest
3.86% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.83mentions of Photronics in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $2.10 to $2.20 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.

0.96 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

532nd out of 592 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

81st out of 90 stocks

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About Photronics Stock (NASDAQ:PLAB)

Photronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of photomask products and services in the United States, Taiwan, China, Korea, Europe, and internationally. It offers photomasks that are used in the manufacture of integrated circuits and flat panel displays (FPDs); and to transfer circuit patterns onto semiconductor wafers, and FDP substrates. The company offers electrical and optical components. It sells its products to semiconductor and FPD manufacturers, designers, and foundries, as well as to other high-performance electronics manufacturers through its sales personnel and customer service representatives. The company was formerly known as Photronic Labs, Inc. and changed its name to Photronics, Inc. in 1990. Photronics, Inc. was incorporated in 1969 and is based in Brookfield, Connecticut.

PLAB Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
Semiconductor Equipment
Current Symbol
Year Founded


Net Income
$125.49 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$892.08 million
Cash Flow
$3.49 per share
Book Value
$20.39 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.77 billion

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PLAB Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have PLAB shares performed this year?

Photronics' stock was trading at $31.37 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, PLAB shares have decreased by 11.3% and is now trading at $27.81.
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How were Photronics' earnings last quarter?

Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 22nd. The semiconductor company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.09. The company's quarterly revenue was down 5.4% on a year-over-year basis.

What is Peter S. Kirlin's approval rating as Photronics' CEO?

8 employees have rated Photronics Chief Executive Officer Peter S. Kirlin on Peter S. Kirlin has an approval rating of 49% among the company's employees. This puts Peter S. Kirlin in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Does Photronics have any subsidiaries?

Photronics subsidiaries include these companies: Microphase Laboratories, Align-Rite International Ltd, PDMC Shanghai Ltd., Photronics Advanced Mask Corporation, Photronics California Inc., Photronics DNP Mask Corporation, Photronics Idaho Inc., and others.

Who are Photronics' major shareholders?

Top institutional investors of Photronics include Linden Thomas Advisory Services LLC (0.13%), Annex Advisory Services LLC (0.03%), Alhambra Investment Management LLC (0.02%) and Perkins Coie Trust Co (0.01%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher J Progler, Mitchell G Tyson, John P Jordan, Richelle E Burr, Kang Jyh Lee, Walter M Fiederowicz and Peter S Kirlin.
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How do I buy shares of Photronics?

Shares of PLAB 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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What other stocks do shareholders of Photronics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some other companies that Photronics investors own include Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

This page (NASDAQ:PLAB) was last updated on 7/16/2024 by Staff

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