Perceptron Company Profile (NASDAQ:PRCP)

About Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)

Perceptron logoPerceptron, Inc. develops, produces and sells a range of automated industrial metrology products and solutions to manufacturing organizations for dimensional gauging, dimensional inspection and three-dimensional (3D) scanning. The Company's products include 3D machine vision solutions, robot guidance, coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), laser scanning and advanced analysis software. The Company's products are categorized as In-Line, Near-Line and Off-Line Measurement Solutions (Measurement Solutions); 3D Scanning Solutions, and Value Added Services. Its In-Line and Near-Line measurement solutions include AutoGauge, AutoFit, AutoScan, AutoGuide and Helix. Its Off-Line measurement solutions include Coord3 and TouchDMIS. Its 3D Scanning Solutions include ScanWorks, ScanR and WheelWorks. Its Value Added Services include training, field service, calibration, launch support services, maintenance agreements and repairs. The Company operates in the Americas, Europe and Asia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Testing & Measuring Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PRCP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $72.6 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 9,441,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $7.63
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.68
  • 52 Week Range: $5.59 - $8.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.03
  • P/E Growth: 0.62
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $77.95 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.93
  • Book Value: $4.22 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.82
  • EBITDA: $5.79 million
  • Net Margins: -0.22%
  • Return on Equity: 1.00%
  • Return on Assets: 0.58%
  • Current Ratio: 1.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.39%
  • Average Volume: 15,877 shs.
  • Beta: 0.5
  • Short Ratio: 3.89

Frequently Asked Questions for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)

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) announced its earnings results on Monday, August, 28th. The company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $22.35 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $19.80 million. Perceptron had a negative net margin of 0.22% and a positive return on equity of 1.00%. View Perceptron's Earnings History.

Where is Perceptron's stock going? Where will Perceptron's stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Perceptron's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $9.00. On average, they expect Perceptron's share price to reach $9.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Perceptron.

Who are some of Perceptron's key competitors?

Who are Perceptron's key executives?

Perceptron's management team includes the folowing people:

  • W. Richard Marz, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • David Lawrence Watza, President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer
  • Richard J. Van Valkenburg, Vice President - Global Sales and Marketing
  • John F. Bryant, Independent Director
  • C.Richard Neely Jr., Independent Director
  • Robert S. Oswald, Independent Director
  • James A. Ratigan, Independent Director
  • Terryll R. Smith, Independent Director

How do I buy Perceptron stock?

Shares of Perceptron can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Perceptron's stock price today?

One share of Perceptron stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.69.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Perceptron (NASDAQ PRCP)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  121 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  96 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  217
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Perceptron and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $9.00 (17.04% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Price Target History for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Analysts' Ratings History for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/7/2017Craig HallumSet Price TargetBuy$9.00N/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$8.00N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2015FBR & CoInitiated CoverageOutperform$11.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Earnings by Quarter for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Perceptron (NASDAQ PRCP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/28/2017Q4 2017$0.05$0.03$19.80 million$22.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q3 2017($0.02)($0.06)$17.50 million$16.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2017Q217($0.06)$0.27$17.85 million$21.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q117($0.02)($0.20)$17.80 million$17.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/30/2016Q416($0.04)$0.08$17.35 million$18.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q316($0.28)($0.31)$17.40 million$18.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q216$0.03($0.17)$20.78 million$17.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q116($0.09)($0.23)$16.86 million$15.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q415$0.11$0.04$19.08 million$23.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015($0.14)($0.17)$16.00 million$16.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q215$0.13$0.30$16.60 million$23.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014($0.13)($0.22)$11.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/20/2014Q4 14$0.23$0.10$17.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014$0.20$0.26$17.33 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q214$0.07$0.05$14.71 million$12.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q1$0.02($0.07)$12.10 million$12.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q4 2013$0.46$12.83 million$20.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181($0.07)($0.07)($0.07)
Q2 20181$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q3 20181$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q4 20181$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Perceptron (NASDAQ PRCP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 12.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 62.78%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2017James A RatiganDirectorBuy3,910$7.66$29,950.60View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017W Richard MarzDirectorBuy900$7.61$6,849.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2016W Richard MarzCEOBuy1,000$4.24$4,240.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016W Richard MarzCEOBuy1,000$4.34$4,340.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016W Richard MarzCEOBuy532$4.34$2,308.88View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Sylvia SmithCAOSell2,000$10.00$20,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Sylvia SmithCAOSell7,500$11.85$88,875.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Sylvia SmithCAOSell5,000$11.45$57,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Mark S HoefingCOOSell20,000$14.33$286,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Mark S HoefingCOOSell10,000$14.70$147,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Kenneth R DabrowskiDirectorSell8,000$14.29$114,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Mark S HoefingCOOSell10,000$14.25$142,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Sylvia SmithCFOSell7,000$15.01$105,070.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Terryll R SmithDirectorSell14,000$9.59$134,260.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Harry T RittenourCEOSell50,000$11.04$552,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013John H Lowry IIICFOSell18,766$11.42$214,307.72View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Mark S HoefingSVPSell13,300$11.04$146,832.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013John H Lowry IIICFOSell9,984$11.34$113,218.56View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Sylvia SmithCAOSell5,000$11.00$55,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Harry T RittenourCEOSell10,000$10.36$103,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Kenneth R DabrowskiDirectorSell16,000$10.25$164,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Sylvia SmithCAOSell5,000$8.25$41,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Sylvia SmithCAOSell3,773$7.35$27,731.55View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Sylvia SmithCAOSell5,227$7.25$37,895.75View SEC Filing  
3/22/2013Sylvia SmithCAOSell3,000$7.25$21,750.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
Latest Headlines for Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP)
DateHeadline logoReviewing Cognex Corporation (CGNX) & Perceptron (PRCP) - October 14 at 12:46 AM logoPerceptron, Inc. (PRCP) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - October 8 at 11:40 AM logoFinancial Contrast: Perceptron (PRCP) and The Competition - October 8 at 10:38 AM logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Perceptron (PRCP) versus Chart Industries (GTLS) - October 7 at 10:28 AM logoCritical Survey: Perceptron (PRCP) & Its Peers - October 6 at 10:34 PM logoComparing Perceptron (PRCP) and Its Rivals - October 6 at 6:28 PM logoFinancial Comparison: Perceptron (PRCP) & The Competition - October 5 at 6:24 PM logoFinancial Comparison: Perceptron (PRCP) versus ESCO Technologies (ESE) - October 3 at 6:22 AM logoHead to Head Survey: Perceptron (PRCP) and Chart Industries (GTLS) - September 26 at 10:16 AM logoContrasting Perceptron (PRCP) and Its Peers - September 21 at 8:32 PM logoPerceptron, Inc. :PRCP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : September 14, 2017 - September 15 at 7:46 AM logoPerceptron® Awarded Multi-Plant, Multi-Station Project for Helix® Dimensional Gauging Systems in Europe - September 15 at 7:46 AM logoETFs with exposure to Perceptron, Inc. : September 13, 2017 - September 14 at 9:26 AM logoPerceptron, Inc. :PRCP-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 11, 2017 - September 12 at 8:44 AM logoMesa Laboratories (MLAB) & Perceptron (PRCP) Head to Head Analysis - September 3 at 12:04 PM logoQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Perceptron, Inc. (PRCP) Reduced by Craig Hallum - September 1 at 8:50 AM logoPerceptron, Inc. Forecasted to Post Q2 2018 Earnings of $0.15 Per Share (PRCP) - August 31 at 10:58 AM logoEdited Transcript of PRCP earnings conference call or presentation 29-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 30 at 8:06 AM logoPerceptron, Inc. (PRCP) Announces Earnings Results - August 29 at 9:06 AM logoPerceptron Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2017 Results - August 29 at 6:51 AM logoPerceptron posts 4Q profit - August 29 at 6:51 AM logoComparing Perceptron (PRCP) and Badger Meter (BMI) - August 20 at 2:06 AM logoReviewing Badger Meter (BMI) and Perceptron (NASDAQ:PRCP) - August 8 at 7:46 AM logoPerceptron Awarded Large Helix 3D Scanning Sensor Order in China - August 5 at 6:22 AM logoAnalysts Expect Perceptron, Inc. (PRCP) to Post $0.05 Earnings Per Share - August 4 at 6:28 PM logo Perceptron, Inc. (PRCP) Given $12.00 Consensus Target Price by Analysts - July 31 at 12:32 AM logoPerceptron (PRCP) Agrees to Settle Civil Suit Filed by 3CEMS; Settlement Results in One-Time $0.11/Sh Charge to Q4 & FY17 EPS - July 21 at 6:20 AM logoPerceptron to Settle Litigation with 3CEMS - July 20 at 6:13 AM logoPerceptron Schedules Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2017 Conference Call/Webcast for August 29, 2017 - July 6 at 10:25 AM logoPerceptron Still Searching For Stability - May 12 at 8:11 AM logoPerceptron reports 3Q loss - May 8 at 5:17 PM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 1 at 5:09 AM logoMid-Day Market Update: Crude Oil Down 1.5%; Perceptron Shares Spike Higher - February 8 at 2:56 AM logoPerceptron Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results - February 6 at 7:24 PM logoQ2 2017 Perceptron Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 6 at 9:01 AM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - December 9 at 7:16 PM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of S - November 17 at 6:39 PM logoPerceptron® Awarded Multi-Plant, Multi-Station Project in North America - November 7 at 7:42 PM logoQ1 2017 Perceptron Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - November 7 at 10:48 AM logoPerceptron’s Coord3® CMM Continues Growth in Aerospace - October 12 at 12:17 PM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - September 9 at 6:29 PM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits - September 2 at 6:48 PM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Principal Of - August 10 at 10:01 AM logoPerceptron Appoints William C. Taylor, James A. Ratigan and John F. Bryant to the Board of Directors - August 9 at 7:11 PM logo[$$] Money managers seek AI's 'deep learning' - May 20 at 3:25 AM logoPerceptron: Private Value Greater Than Current Market Price Attracts Activist - May 2 at 8:46 PM logoPERCEPTRON INC/MI Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - February 9 at 6:02 AM



Perceptron (PRCP) Chart for Tuesday, October, 17, 2017

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