Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) EPS Estimated At $0.15

July 14, 2018 - By Richard Slagle

Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.26, from 1.08 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 10 investors sold Photronics, Inc. shares while 49 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 63.81 million shares or 3.64% less from 66.22 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Ls Invest Limited Liability Company reported 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Matarin Management Ltd Liability Corp has 0% invested in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) for 416,294 shares. Meeder Asset Mngmt holds 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) or 696 shares. Wedge Cap Management L Lp Nc reported 1.93M shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys owns 30,800 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv accumulated 842,037 shares. Ameriprise Fincl invested in 626,617 shares or 0% of the stock. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0% or 49,534 shares in its portfolio. Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag holds 388,150 shares. Moreover, Royal State Bank Of Canada has 0% invested in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Penbrook Management Limited Liability stated it has 0.56% of its portfolio in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Adams Diversified Equity Fund owns 0.02% invested in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) for 53,800 shares. 531,703 were accumulated by Principal Gru. California Employees Retirement Sys holds 784,677 shares. New Jersey-based Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan has invested 0.06% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB).

Since January 26, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 16 insider sales for $4.22 million activity. Another trade for 110,000 shares valued at $841,500 was made by MACRICOSTAS CONSTANTINE S on Wednesday, February 21. 1,000 shares valued at $8,500 were bought by JORDAN JOHN P on Friday, March 23. 3,000 Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) shares with value of $30,000 were sold by FIEDEROWICZ WALTER M. $16,336 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) shares were sold by Burr Richelle E. $9,688 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) was sold by KIRLIN PETER S. TYSON MITCHELL G had sold 1,790 shares worth $16,316.

Analysts expect Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) to report $0.15 EPS on August, 13.They anticipate $0.09 EPS change or 150.00 % from last quarter’s $0.06 EPS. PLAB’s profit would be $10.49M giving it 14.08 P/E if the $0.15 EPS is correct. After having $0.15 EPS previously, Photronics, Inc.’s analysts see 0.00 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $8.45. About 271,718 shares traded. Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) has declined 7.50% since July 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.07% the S&P500.

Photronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, makes and sells photomasks in Taiwan, Korea, the United States, Europe, and internationally. The company has market cap of $590.94 million. 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. It has a 33.94 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.

More recent Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “The Top 5 Semiconductor Stocks to Buy” on June 25, 2018. Also Benzinga.com published the news titled: “5 Stocks To Watch For July 9, 2018” on July 09, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Photronics Announces $20 Million Share Repurchase Program” with publication date: July 06, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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