Wall Street analysts predict that PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) will report earnings of $0.06 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for PDF Solutions’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.07 and the lowest is $0.04. PDF Solutions posted earnings per share of $0.08 in the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year-over-year growth rate of 25%. The company is scheduled to issue its next quarterly earnings report on Thursday, July 26th.
On average, analysts expect that PDF Solutions will report full-year earnings of $0.38 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.35 to $0.40. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of $0.74 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.48 to $1.00. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that that provide coverage for PDF Solutions.
PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 8th. The technology company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.10 by ($0.03). PDF Solutions had a negative return on equity of 1.14% and a negative net margin of 2.23%. The firm had revenue of $24.74 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $25.62 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.08 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.8% on a year-over-year basis.
A number of research firms recently commented on PDFS. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of PDF Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday. BidaskClub raised shares of PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 9th. ValuEngine lowered shares of PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 19th. Finally, DA Davidson decreased their price objective on shares of PDF Solutions to $26.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, February 16th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $22.00.
PDF Solutions stock traded up $0.25 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $11.63. The stock had a trading volume of 10,188 shares, compared to its average volume of 200,982. PDF Solutions has a twelve month low of $10.85 and a twelve month high of $11.07. The firm has a market capitalization of $354.93 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -288.75 and a beta of 1.31.
Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan acquired a new position in PDF Solutions in the 4th quarter worth approximately $165,000. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System acquired a new stake in shares of PDF Solutions during the 4th quarter valued at $185,000. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of PDF Solutions during the 4th quarter valued at $214,000. Ellington Management Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of PDF Solutions during the 4th quarter valued at $259,000. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of PDF Solutions during the 4th quarter valued at $264,000. 90.19% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
PDF Solutions Company Profile
PDF Solutions, Inc provides infrastructure technologies and services to enhance yield and optimize performance of integrated circuits (IC) in the United States, Germany, Taiwan, China, and internationally. It offers manufacturing process solutions; volume manufacturing solutions; design-for-inspection (DFI) solutions; and design-for-manufacturability (DFM) solutions.
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