$0.07 EPS Expected for Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) as of May, 22

May 16, 2018 - By Matthew Richard

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Big Money Sentiment decreased to 1.08 in Q4 2017. It has change of 0.32, from 2017Q3’s 1.4. The ratio dived due to Photronics, Inc. positioning: 24 sold and 50 reduced. 38 funds took holdings and 42 increased holdings. Investors holded 63.91 million in 2017Q3 but now own 66.22 million shares or 3.60% more.
12,985 are held by Susquehanna Gp Inc Limited Liability Partnership. The Maryland-based Profund Advsr Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Meeder Asset Management, Ohio-based fund reported 696 shs. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 4,060 shs or 0% of its capital. Icon Advisers stated it has 40,200 shs. Hanson Mcclain Inc has invested 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Victory has 0% invested in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) for 17,580 shs. 46,600 are owned by Texas Permanent School Fund. Ahl Ptnrs Llp owns 11,750 shs or 0% of their US capital. Ls Inv Limited Com, a Michigan-based fund reported 1,983 shs. Swiss Bankshares stated it has 112,400 shs or 0% of all its holdings. 772,676 were reported by California Public Employees Retirement Sys. Tiaa Cref Mgmt Llc holds 163,137 shs or 0% of its capital. Pillar Pacific Capital Management Llc invested in 0.03% or 32,600 shs. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas, Texas-based fund reported 24,060 shs.

Photronics, Inc. registered $4.13 million net activity with 1 insider purchase and 12 sales since December 11, 2017. TYSON MITCHELL G also sold $8,840 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) on Thursday, March 8. On Tuesday, May 1 Progler Christopher J sold $19,125 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) or 2,500 shs. Another trade for 110,000 shs valued at $841,500 was sold by MACRICOSTAS CONSTANTINE S. Shares for $49,590 were sold by FIEDEROWICZ WALTER M on Wednesday, April 11. JORDAN JOHN P bought $8,500 worth of stock or 1,000 shs. Another trade for 4,000 shs valued at $36,000 was made by Burr Richelle E on Monday, December 11.

On May, 22 before the open. Investors wait Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) to announce its quarterly earnings, as reported by RTT. Last year’s earnings per share was $0.03, while now analysts expect change of 133.33 % up from current $0.07 earnings per share. If earnings per share of $0.07 is announced the profit of PLAB could be $4.89M giving it 28.93 P/E. Wall Street forecasts -22.22 % negative EPS growth as of May, 22. PLAB reached $8.1 during the last trading session after $0.1 change.Currently Photronics, Inc. is downtrending after 25.69% change in last May 16, 2017. PLAB has 98,594 shares volume. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 37.24%.

Photronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, makes and sells photomasks in Taiwan, Korea, the United States, Europe, and internationally.The company has $566.02 million market cap. The firm offers photomasks, which are high precision photographic quartz plates containing microscopic images of electronic circuits for use in the manufacture of semiconductors and flat panel displays , as well as that are used as masters to transfer circuit patterns onto semiconductor wafers and flat panel display substrates during the fabrication of integrated circuits, FPDs, and other types of electrical and optical components.32.53 is the P/E ratio. It sells its products to semiconductor or FPD designers, manufacturers, and foundries, as well as to other high performance electronics manufacturers through its sales personnel and customer service representatives.

Another two news for Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) were recently released by: Benzinga.com on May 02, 2018 with title “Stock Review for Semiconductor’s Investors — Oclaro, Photronics, Synopsys, and Teradyne”. The other Seekingalpha.com‘s article was titled “Photronics: The Bull Case Should Finally Play Out” and released on May 01, 2018.

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