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

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$136.85 +3.30 (+2.47 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 03:47 PM ET)
Previous Close$136.85
Today's Range$132.60 - $137.00
52-Week Range$68.50 - $140.20
Volume58,862 shs
Average Volume154,221 shs
Market Capitalization$3.63 billion
P/E Ratio70.91
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.05
Proto Labs logoProto 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Fabricated structural metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:PRLB
CUSIP74371310
Phone763-479-3680

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio4.36
Quick Ratio4.14

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio70.91
Forward P/E Ratio51.64
P/E Growth2.34

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$344.49 million
Price / Sales10.74
Cash Flow$2.7239 per share
Price / Cash50.24
Book Value$17.31 per share
Price / Book7.91

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.93
Net Income$51.77 million
Net Margins15.98%
Return on Equity13.55%
Return on Assets12.13%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,266
Outstanding Shares27,030,000
Market Cap$3.63 billion

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 announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Monday, April 10th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy up to 3.3% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Proto Labs' earnings last quarter?

Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.01. The industrial products company had revenue of $109.65 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $110.46 million. Proto Labs had a return on equity of 13.55% and a net margin of 15.98%. The company's revenue was up 33.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.49 earnings per share. 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, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Proto Labs.

What price target have analysts set for PRLB?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Proto Labs' shares. Their predictions range from $84.00 to $92.00. On average, they expect Proto Labs' share price to reach $88.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 35.7%. 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 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Proto Labs.

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)

Has Proto Labs been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about PRLB stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Proto Labs earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 48.46 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Proto Labs.

Who are Proto Labs' major shareholders?

Proto Labs' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.25%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (6.44%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (4.08%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (3.39%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (2.25%) and Stephens Investment Management Group LLC (2.22%). Company insiders that own Proto Labs stock include Arthur R Baker III, John B Goodman, John B Tumelty, 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 ARK Investment Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP and Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN. Company insiders that have sold Proto Labs company stock in the last year include John B Goodman, John B Tumelty, Rainer Gawlick, Robert Bodor and Sven Wehrwein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Proto Labs.

Which institutional investors are buying Proto Labs stock?

PRLB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Fred Alger Management Inc., Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc., Picton Mahoney Asset Management, Putnam Investments LLC and Covenant Asset Management 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 $136.85.

How big of a company is Proto Labs?

Proto Labs has a market capitalization of $3.63 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.

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:  230 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  233 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  463
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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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