Xcerra Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:XCRA)

About Xcerra Corp (XCRA)

Xcerra Corp logoXcerra Corporation is a provider of test and handling capital equipment, interface products, test fixtures and related services to the semiconductor and electronics manufacturing industries. The Company operates through six segments: Semiconductor Test, Semiconductor Handlers, Contactors, PCB Test, Probes/Pins and Fixtures. The Semiconductor Test segment includes operations related to the design, manufacture and sale of automated test equipment for the semiconductor industry that is used to test system-on-a-chip, digital, analog and mixed signal integrated circuits. The Semiconductor Handlers segment includes operations related to the design, manufacture and sale of test handlers used in the testing of integrated circuits. The Contactors segment includes operations related to the design, manufacture and sale of test contactors. The PCB test segment includes operations related to design, manufacture and sale of equipment used in the testing of bare and loaded printed circuit boards.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: XCRA
  • CUSIP: 50240320
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $7.68
  • 52-Week Range: $5.14 - $10.01
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.12
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.73
  • P/E Growth: 1.35
  • Market Cap: $535.56M
  • Outstanding Shares: 54,261,000
  • Beta: 1.28
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 4.52%
  • Return on Equity: 1.18%
  • Return on Assets: 0.87%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.07%
  • Current Ratio: 4.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.60%

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $9.94 (0.68% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/16/2017B. RileyDowngradeNeutral$10.25LowView Rating Details
4/11/2017Craig HallumDowngradeBuy -> Hold$10.25LowView Rating Details
4/10/2017DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$12.00 -> $10.25HighView Rating Details
2/21/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$8.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Earnings by Quarter for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
6/5/2017        
2/21/2017Q2 2017($0.02)$0.06$78.92 million$80.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/1/2016Q117($0.01)$0.01$82.05 million$80.09 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/1/2016Q416$0.08$0.12$91.76 million$91.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q2($0.10)($0.06)$72.35 million$72.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q116$0.01($0.01)$88.45 million$78.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/3/2015Q415$0.13$0.16$102.23 million$102.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q315$0.07$0.10$105.63 million$103.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q215($0.07)$0.04$92.80 million$92.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014Q115$0.24$0.28$126.20 million$127.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/8/2014Q4 14$0.14$0.25$114.79 million$124.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/9/2014$0.03$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q314$0.04$0.08$102.81 million$105.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q314$0.04$0.08$102.81 million$105.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q214($0.19)($0.13)$71.93 million$68.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/26/2013Q1($0.05)($0.10)$32.02 million$32.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q4 2013($0.07)($0.07)$38.09 million$37.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2013Q3 2013($0.06)($0.08)$38.19 million$36.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q2 2013($0.05)($0.08)$38.42 million$35.02 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/20120.03$0.03$43.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/29/2012Q412$0.03$0.04$44.20 million$43.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2012($0.13)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012($0.16)($0.20)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011($0.07)($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/31/2011$0.28$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/25/2011$0.19$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.14$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.47
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.70
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.06$0.13$0.10
Q2 20172($0.01)$0.19$0.09
Q3 20173$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q4 20173$0.15$0.18$0.16
Q1 20182$0.14$0.23$0.19
Q2 20182$0.06$0.13$0.10
Q3 20182$0.15$0.20$0.18
Q4 20182$0.24$0.25$0.25
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 83.42%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/9/2016Pascal RondeVPSell30,000$6.63$198,900.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016David G TacelliCEOBuy30,000$5.17$155,100.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Mark J GallenbergerCFOBuy15,000$5.20$78,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2015Roger W BlethenDirectorSell12,000$9.57$114,840.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2015Roger J MaggsDirectorSell12,666$9.36$118,553.76View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014David G TacelliCEOSell9,300$9.08$84,444.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014David G TacelliCEOSell20,700$9.33$193,131.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014David G TacelliCEOSell30,000$9.76$292,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Jorge TitingerDirectorSell9,313$10.00$93,130.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Mark J GallenbergerCFOSell20,000$9.87$197,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014Roger BlethenDirectorSell12,000$9.03$108,360.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014David TacelliCEOSell40,000$9.55$382,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Mark GallenbergerCFOSell40,000$9.65$386,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Mark GallenbergerCFOSell40,000$10.07$402,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Mark GallenbergerCFOSell40,000$10.20$408,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Stephen WigleyVPSell7,000$7.51$52,570.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013Pascal RondeVPSell5,000$7.15$35,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013Stephen R WigleyVPSell2,000$6.00$12,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
Latest Headlines for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Unlikely to Impact Xcerra Corp (XCRA) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 3:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Xcerra Corp (XCRA) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 12:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Xcerra Corporation to Unic Capital Management Co. for $10.25 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- XCRA
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 7:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 12:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Xcerra Corp (XCRA) Drops By 3.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 5:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $97.1 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Given Coverage Optimism Score of -0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 9:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.12 EPS Expected for Xcerra Corp (XCRA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 11:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Downgraded by Craig Hallum
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Cut to "Neutral" at B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Stock Rating Lowered by B. Riley
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 8:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Unlikely to Impact Xcerra Corp (XCRA) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 8:50 AM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Xcerra Corporation to Unic Capital Management Co. for $10.25 Per Share is Fair ...
www.businesswire.com - April 13 at 8:24 PM
prnewswire.com logoWEISSLAW LLP: Xcerra Corporation Acquisition May Not Be in the Best Interests of XCRA Shareholders
www.prnewswire.com - April 13 at 8:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Xcerra Corporation And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Xcerra Corporation to Unic Capital Management Co. for $10.25 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVizio Deal Withers on the Vine, but Xcerra Dispels China Gloom
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 10:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlog Coverage: Chinese Companies Signal Entry into the US Semiconductor Space; Announces Acquisition of Xcerra Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 8:35 AM
streetinsider.com logoXcerra (XCRA) Acquired for ~$580M by Unic Capital Management Co
www.streetinsider.com - April 10 at 8:13 PM
nasdaq.com logoXcerra To Be Acquired For About $580 Mln By Unic Capital Management
www.nasdaq.com - April 10 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoXCERRA CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation into Whether the Sale of Xcerra Corporation to Unic Capital Management Co. for $10.25 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders - XCRA
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina-backed fund to acquire Xcerra for $580 million
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Lowered to "Neutral" at DA Davidson
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 1:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoXcerra Corporation to be Acquired for Approximately $580M by Unic Capital Management Co., Ltd, an Affiliate of Sino IC Capital
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 8:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Xcerra Corp. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoXcerra Corp (XCRA) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:05 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoXCERRA CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 10 at 6:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Xcerra (XCRA) Stock Might be a Great Pick
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 7:31 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:59 am Xcerra beats by $0.08, beats on revs; guides Q3 EPS, revs above consensus
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:25 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBull Of The Day: Xcerra (XCRA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of XCRA earnings conference call or presentation 21-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 10:55 AM
seekingalpha.com logoXcerra's (XCRA) CEO Dave Tacelli on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - February 21 at 4:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoXcerra Announces Second Quarter Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:06 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoXCERRA CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:06 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2017 Xcerra Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:06 AM
capitalcube.com logoXcerra Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : XCRA-US : February 16, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXcerra To Establish Direct Sales and Support Operations in Taiwan and China
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo9:43 am Xcerra will be establishing a direct sales and support operation in Taiwan and China
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXcerra Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXcerra Corporation Introduces the mmWave Contactor
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXcerra Corporation (XCRA): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 11:41 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhy Xcerra (XCRA) Could Be Positioned for a Surge
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 14 at 3:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoXCERRA CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - December 9 at 11:30 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoXcerra Announces First Quarter Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 2 at 8:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of XCRA earnings conference call or presentation 1-Dec-16 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 9:05 AM
seekingalpha.com logoXcerra's (XCRA) CEO Dave Tacelli on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - December 1 at 10:04 PM

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Frequently Asked Questions for Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA)

What is Xcerra Corp's stock symbol?

Xcerra Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "XCRA."

How were Xcerra Corp's earnings last quarter?

Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 21st. The company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.02) by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $80.12 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $78.92 million. Xcerra Corp had a return on equity of 1.18% and a net margin of 4.52%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 10.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.10) earnings per share.

When will Xcerra Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Xcerra Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, June, 5th 2017.

What guidance has Xcerra Corp issued on next quarter's earnings?

Xcerra Corp issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 21st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.10-0.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.08. The company issued revenue guidance of $95-99 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $89.75 million.

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

5 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Xcerra Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $10.25. On average, they anticipate Xcerra Corp's share price to reach $9.94 in the next twelve months.

What are analysts saying about Xcerra Corp stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Xcerra Corp stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Xcerra Corporation engages in designing, manufacturing, and marketing automatic test equipment for the semiconductor industry. Its product portfolio includes Diamond platform; X-Series platform; and ASL platform. The Company also offers various services, such as installation and maintenance of test systems, servicing of spare parts, parts and labor warranties on test systems and instruments, and training on the maintenance and operation of test systems. Xcerra Corporation, formerly known as LTX-Credence Corporation, is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts. " (4/25/2017)
  • 2. Needham & Company LLC analysts commented, "XCRA reported a F2Q17 (Apr) beat and provided robust F3Q17 (Apr) guidance on broad-based strength across both STS and EMS segments. Mgmt is seeing a recovery in its core markets, meanwhile it is capitalizing on prior investments as XCRA has started to generate incremental sales in Diamondx for FPD driver IC, MEMS/Sensor Test Cell and contactor. While the InCarrier WLCSP product is still waiting its first order, we are encouraged by XCRA's other market initiatives and are incrementally more positive on its growth and profitability. Given the recent increase in share price, we prefer to wait for further confirmation of growth ahead and therefore, maintain our Hold rating." (2/21/2017)

Are investors shorting Xcerra Corp?

Xcerra Corp saw a decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totalling 475,531 shares, a decrease of 3.5% from the March 15th total of 492,959 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 318,046 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days.

Who owns Xcerra Corp stock?

Xcerra Corp's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Foundry Partners LLC (1.21%), Kalmar Investments Inc. DE (0.82%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.72%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.68%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.38%) and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (0.29%). Company insiders that own Xcerra Corp stock include David G Tacelli, Mark J Gallenberger and Pascal Ronde.

Who sold Xcerra Corp stock? Who is selling Xcerra Corp stock?

Xcerra Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Nationwide Fund Advisors and Foundry Partners LLC.

Who bought Xcerra Corp stock? Who is buying Xcerra Corp stock?

Xcerra Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have bought Xcerra Corp stock in the last two years include David G Tacelli and Mark J Gallenberger.

How do I buy Xcerra Corp stock?

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

How much does a share of Xcerra Corp stock cost?

One share of Xcerra Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.87.

Xcerra Corp (XCRA) Chart for Friday, April, 28, 2017

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