NYSE:PRLB - Proto Labs Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $126.75 +0.73 (+0.58 %) (As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$126.02Today's Range$123.05 - $127.1252-Week Range$85.10 - $166.60Volume159,000 shsAverage Volume160,174 shsMarket Capitalization$3.26 billionP/E Ratio65.67Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.46 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive PRLB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PRLB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Fabricated structural metal products Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:PRLB Previous Symbol CUSIP74371310 Webwww.protolabs.com Phone763-479-3680 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio4.06 Quick Ratio3.87 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio65.67 Forward P/E Ratio45.43 P/E Growth2.06 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$344.49 million Price / Sales9.96 Cash Flow$2.8142 per share Price / Cash45.04 Book Value$19.62 per share Price / Book6.46 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.93 Net Income$51.77 million Net Margins16.76% Return on Equity14.31% Return on Assets12.78% Miscellaneous Employees2,266 Outstanding Shares27,070,000Market Cap$3.26 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 approved a share buyback program on Monday, April 10th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 3.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Proto Labs' earnings last quarter? Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) announced its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.21. The industrial products company had revenue of $115.43 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Proto Labs. What price target have analysts set for PRLB? 3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Proto Labs' shares. Their forecasts range from $84.00 to $159.00. On average, they expect Proto Labs' share price to reach $111.6667 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Proto Labs. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Proto Labs? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Proto Labs in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Proto Labs. Has Proto Labs been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about PRLB stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Proto Labs earned a news impact score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. 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 60)Mr. John A. Way, CFO & Exec. VP of Devel. (Age 45)Dr. Arthur Richard Baker III, Chief Technology Officer (Age 50)Mr. David M. Fein, Chief Revenue Officer (Age 49)Dr. Robert Bodor, VP & GM of Americas (Age 45) Who are Proto Labs' major shareholders? Proto Labs' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.50%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (6.21%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.93%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (3.47%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (2.55%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.59%). 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 major investors are selling Proto Labs stock? PRLB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Blair William & Co. IL, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Mackenzie Financial Corp and Capital Investment Services of America Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Proto Labs company stock in the last year include Arthur R Baker III, John B Goodman, John B Tumelty, John Way, Rainer Gawlick, Robert Bodor and Sven Wehrwein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Proto Labs. Which major investors are buying Proto Labs stock? PRLB stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Matarin Capital Management LLC, Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN, Moody Aldrich Partners LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Victory Capital Management Inc.. 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 $126.75. How big of a company is Proto Labs? Proto Labs has a market capitalization of $3.26 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 250 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 250 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 500MarketBeat'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 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the ex-dividend date different from the record date?