NASDAQ:PRCP - Perceptron Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $7.80 +0.24 (+3.17 %) (As of 02/20/2019 03:44 PM ET)Previous Close$7.56Today's Range$7.80 - $7.8052-Week Range$6.75 - $12.25Volume200 shsAverage Volume6,136 shsMarket Capitalization$75.04 millionP/E Ratio20.00Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.65 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive PRCP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PRCP 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:PRCP Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.perceptron.com Phone734-414-6100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01 Current Ratio2.48 Quick Ratio1.97Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.00 Forward P/E Ratio17.33 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$84.69 million Price / Sales0.89 Cash Flow$0.6425 per share Price / Cash Flow12.14 Book Value$5.19 per share Price / Book1.50Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.39 Net Income$3.71 million Net Margins4.81% Return on Equity7.88% Return on Assets5.01%Miscellaneous Employees337 Outstanding Shares9,620,000Market Cap$75.04 million OptionableOptionable 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 earnings results on Monday, February, 11th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.05. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $21.55 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.51 million. Perceptron had a net margin of 4.81% and a return on equity of 7.88%. View Perceptron's Earnings History. When is Perceptron's next earnings date? Perceptron is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Perceptron. What guidance has Perceptron issued on next quarter's earnings? Perceptron issued an update on its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 11th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $17-20 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $22.53 million. What price target have analysts set for PRCP? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Perceptron's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect Perceptron's stock price to reach $13.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 66.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Perceptron. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Perceptron? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Perceptron in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Perceptron. Has Perceptron been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about PRCP stock have trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Perceptron earned a news impact score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Perceptron's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Perceptron include KLA-Tencor (KLAC), II-VI (IIVI), Topcon (TOPCF), Nova Measuring Instruments (NVMI), Camtek (CAMT), CyberOptics (CYBE), Optex Systems Hldg InCorp (OPXS) and ProPhotonix (STKR). Who are Perceptron's key executives? Perceptron's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David Lawrence Watza, Pres, CEO, CFO & Director (Age 53)Mr. Richard J. Van Valkenburg, VP of Global Sales & Marketing (Age 51)Mr. James K. West, Founder & VP of Engineering (Age 66)Mr. Heribert Viehweber, VP of Global Operations & QualityMs. Michelle O. Wright, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 48) Who are Perceptron's major shareholders? Perceptron's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Moab Capital Partners LLC (9.80%), Quantum Capital Management (1.43%), Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (0.96%), Northern Trust Corp (0.34%), ClariVest Asset Management LLC (0.26%) and Algert Global LLC (0.26%). Company insiders that own Perceptron stock include James A Ratigan and W Richard Marz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Perceptron. Which institutional investors are selling Perceptron stock? PRCP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Algert Global LLC, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Moab Capital Partners LLC and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perceptron. Which institutional investors are buying Perceptron stock? PRCP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quantum Capital Management. 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 $7.80. How big of a company is Perceptron? Perceptron has a market capitalization of $75.04 million and generates $84.69 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $3.71 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.39 on an earnings per share basis. Perceptron employs 337 workers across the globe. What is Perceptron's official website? The official website for Perceptron is http://www.perceptron.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 181 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 170 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 351MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Perceptron and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PRCP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PRCP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What do investors mean by earnings per share?