NYSE:PRLB - Proto Labs Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$123.55 +2.07 (+1.70 %)
(As of 01/22/2019 03:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$121.48
Today's Range$121.59 - $124.05
52-Week Range$100.05 - $166.60
Volume128,315 shs
Average Volume130,656 shs
Market Capitalization$3.34 billion
P/E Ratio64.02
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.54
Proto Labs, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an e-commerce enabled digital manufacturer of custom parts for prototyping and short-run production worldwide. It utilizes injection molding, computer numerical control machining, three-dimensional (3D) printing, and sheet metal fabrication to manufacture custom parts for developers and engineers who use 3D computer-aided design software to design products across a range of end markets. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Maple Plain, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Fabricated structural metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIP74371310
Phone763-479-3680

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$344.49 million
Cash Flow$2.6760 per share
Book Value$17.31 per share

Profitability

Net Income$51.77 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,266
Market Cap$3.34 billion
OptionableOptionable

Proto Labs (NYSE:PRLB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Proto Labs' stock symbol?

Proto Labs trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PRLB."

How will Proto Labs' stock buyback program work?

Proto Labs declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Monday, April 10th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire up to 3.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Proto Labs' earnings last quarter?

Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.21. The industrial products company earned $115.43 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $112.53 million. Proto Labs had a return on equity of 14.31% and a net margin of 16.76%. View Proto Labs' Earnings History.

When is Proto Labs' next earnings date?

Proto Labs is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Proto Labs.

How can I listen to Proto Labs' earnings call?

Proto Labs will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 7th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8777098150.

What price target have analysts set for PRLB?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Proto Labs' shares. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $159.00. On average, they expect Proto Labs' stock price to reach $152.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Proto Labs.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Proto Labs?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Proto Labs in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Proto Labs.

Has Proto Labs been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about PRLB stock has trended very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Proto Labs earned a media sentiment score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Proto Labs' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Proto Labs include Valmont Industries (VMI), Harsco (HSC), HC2 (HCHC), Gulf Island Fabrication (GIFI) and TechPrecision (TPCS).

Who are Proto Labs' key executives?

Proto Labs' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Victoria M. Holt, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. John A. Way, CFO & Exec. VP of Devel. (Age 46)
  • Dr. Arthur Richard Baker III, Chief Technology Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. David M. Fein, Chief Revenue Officer (Age 50)
  • Dr. Robert Bodor, VP & GM of Americas (Age 46)

Who are Proto Labs' major shareholders?

Proto Labs' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Riverbridge Partners LLC (5.75%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.24%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), Tower View Investment Management & Research LLC (0.03%), Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI (0.02%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Proto Labs stock include Arthur R Baker III, John B Goodman, John B Tumelty, John Way, Rainer Gawlick, Robert Bodor, Sven Wehrwein and Victoria M Holt. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Proto Labs.

Which institutional investors are selling Proto Labs stock?

PRLB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Scout Investments Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Proto Labs company stock in the last year include Arthur R Baker III, John B Goodman, John Way, Robert Bodor and Sven Wehrwein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Proto Labs.

Which institutional investors are buying Proto Labs stock?

PRLB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI and Tower View Investment Management & Research LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Proto Labs.

How do I buy shares of Proto Labs?

Shares of PRLB 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 Proto Labs' stock price today?

One share of PRLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $123.55.

How big of a company is Proto Labs?

Proto Labs has a market capitalization of $3.34 billion and generates $344.49 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $51.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.93 on an earnings per share basis. Proto Labs employs 2,266 workers across the globe.

What is Proto Labs' official website?

The official website for Proto Labs is http://www.protolabs.com.

How can I contact Proto Labs?

Proto Labs' mailing address is 5540 Pioneer Creek Drive, Maple Plain MN, 55359. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 763-479-3680 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Proto Labs (NYSE PRLB)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  261 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  516
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Proto Labs and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PRLB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PRLB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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