ValuEngine Upgrades PDF Solutions (PDFS) to Hold

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) was upgraded by ValuEngine from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday, November 25th.

Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of PDF Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. BidaskClub cut shares of PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 8th. Northland Securities set a $22.00 price target on shares of PDF Solutions and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Sunday, July 30th. Finally, Craig Hallum cut shares of PDF Solutions from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and dropped their price target for the company from $22.00 to $18.00 in a research note on Friday, July 28th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. PDF Solutions has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.00.

Shares of PDF Solutions (PDFS) traded down $0.05 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $16.25. 263,865 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 212,599. PDF Solutions has a one year low of $14.11 and a one year high of $24.44. The stock has a market cap of $520.75, a PE ratio of 116.43, a PEG ratio of 25.47 and a beta of 1.47.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The technology company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by ($0.01). PDF Solutions had a net margin of 4.08% and a return on equity of 2.10%. The business had revenue of $26.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $26.67 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.17 EPS. The firm’s revenue was down 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. analysts predict that PDF Solutions will post 0.04 EPS for the current year.

Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its stake in shares of PDF Solutions by 0.6% in the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 111,844 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $1,840,000 after buying an additional 646 shares during the period. TD Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in shares of PDF Solutions by 22.7% in the 2nd quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 41,095 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $676,000 after buying an additional 7,595 shares during the period. AlphaOne Investment Services LLC purchased a new stake in shares of PDF Solutions in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $1,304,000. FMR LLC grew its stake in shares of PDF Solutions by 154.7% in the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC now owns 1,648,594 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $27,119,000 after buying an additional 1,001,408 shares during the period. Finally, Northern Trust Corp grew its stake in shares of PDF Solutions by 2.5% in the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 375,563 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $6,178,000 after buying an additional 9,047 shares during the period. 86.40% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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PDF Solutions Company Profile

PDF Solutions, Inc is a provider of infrastructure technologies and services for integrated circuits (IC). The Company’s technologies and services focus on the IC manufacturing process life cycle. It operates in the segment of licensing and implementation of yield improvement solutions for integrated circuit manufacturers.

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