NASDAQ:PRCP - Perceptron Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$7.70 +0.01 (+0.13 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.69
Today's Range$7.70 - $7.70
52-Week Range$7.58 - $12.25
Volume300 shs
Average Volume20,292 shs
Market Capitalization$77.42 million
P/E Ratio22.36
Dividend YieldN/A
Perceptron, Inc. develops, produces, and sells various automated industrial metrology products and solutions to manufacturing organizations for dimensional gauging, dimensional inspection, and 3D scanning in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. It provides various in-line and near-line measurement solutions, including AutoGauge, AutoGauge ACF, AutoGuide, and Helix evo engineered metrology systems for industrial automated process control and assembly using fixed and robot mounted laser scanners; and offline measurement solutions comprising Coord3 and TouchDMIS for industrial gauging and dimensional inspection using standalone robot mounted laser scanners and coordinate measuring machines. The company also offers laser-based sensors and software comprising WheelWorks product that targets the digitizing, reverse engineering, inspection, and original equipment manufacturers wheel alignment markets. In addition, it offers value added services, including training, field, calibration, launch support, consulting, and repair services, as well as equipment and software maintenance agreements. The company serves automotive, aerospace, and other manufacturing companies through manufacturing line builders, system integrators, value-added resellers, and original equipment manufacturers. Perceptron, Inc. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Plymouth, Michigan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Optical instruments & lenses
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PRCP
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.29
Quick Ratio1.81


Trailing P/E Ratio22.36
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$84.69 million
Price / Sales0.87
Cash Flow$0.5992 per share
Price / Cash12.85
Book Value$4.77 per share
Price / Book1.61


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$3.71 million
Net Margins3.51%
Return on Equity7.55%
Return on Assets4.64%


Outstanding Shares9,620,000
Market Cap$77.42 million

Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Perceptron's stock symbol?

Perceptron trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PRCP."

How were Perceptron's earnings last quarter?

Perceptron, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRCP) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.05. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $21.44 million for the quarter. Perceptron had a return on equity of 7.55% and a net margin of 3.51%. View Perceptron's Earnings History.

When is Perceptron's next earnings date?

Perceptron is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Perceptron.

Has Perceptron been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about PRCP stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Perceptron earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Perceptron's key competitors?

Who are Perceptron's key executives?

Perceptron's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David Lawrence Watza, Pres, CEO, CFO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. James K. West, Founder & VP of Engineering (Age 65)
  • Mr. Heribert Viehweber, VP of Global Operations & Quality
  • Ms. Michelle Wright, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 47)
  • Mr. Richard J. Van Valkenburg, VP of Global Sales & Marketing (Age 50)

Who are Perceptron's major shareholders?

Perceptron's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.30%), Quantum Capital Management (1.26%), Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (1.03%), Simplex Trading LLC (0.19%) and PEAK6 Investments LLC (0.14%). Company insiders that own Perceptron stock include James A Ratigan and W Richard Marz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Perceptron.

Which major investors are buying Perceptron stock?

PRCP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, Quantum Capital Management, Simplex Trading LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and PEAK6 Investments LLC. Company insiders that have bought Perceptron stock in the last two years include James A Ratigan and W Richard Marz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perceptron.

How do I buy shares of Perceptron?

Shares of PRCP 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 Perceptron's stock price today?

One share of PRCP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.70.

How big of a company is Perceptron?

Perceptron has a market capitalization of $77.42 million and generates $84.69 million in revenue each year. Perceptron employs 337 workers across the globe.

What is Perceptron's official website?

The official website for Perceptron is

How can I contact Perceptron?

Perceptron's mailing address is 47827 HALYARD DRIVE, PLYMOUTH MI, 48170. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 734-414-6100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Perceptron (NASDAQ PRCP)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  171 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  160 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  331
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This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by Staff

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