As of May, 22 The EPS for Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) Expected At $0.07

May 16, 2018 - By Samuel McNeil

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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 is negative due to Photronics, Inc. positioning: 24 sold and 50 reduced. 38 funds amassed stakes and 42 increased stakes. Investors holded 63.91 million in 2017Q3 but now own 66.22 million shares or 3.60% more.
Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado invested in 0% or 19,583 shs. 13,720 were reported by State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue. State Street Corp reported 1.87M shs or 0% of all its holdings. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Ltd has 0.06% invested in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Smithfield Tru Company stated it has 0.02% of its capital in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Adams Diversified Equity Fund holds 53,800 shs. California Employees Retirement Systems holds 0.01% or 772,676 shs. Loomis Sayles & Communications Lp has 0% invested in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv has 842,037 shs for 0.04% of their capital. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) stated it has 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Profund Advsr Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 11,025 shs or 0% of all its holdings. Geode Cap Management Ltd has invested 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System owns 66,741 shs or 0% of their US capital. Prudential Public Ltd Co, a Illinois-based fund reported 1.36M shs. Ahl Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership reported 0% stake.

Photronics, Inc. had 12 insider sales and 1 buy since December 11, 2017. This’s net activity of $4.13 million. On Friday, March 23 the insider JORDAN JOHN P bought $8,500. On Tuesday, March 27 TYSON MITCHELL G also sold $8,840 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Another trade for 6,000 shs valued at $49,590 was sold by FIEDEROWICZ WALTER M. Progler Christopher J sold 2,500 shs worth $19,125. KIRLIN PETER S sold $9,688 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) or 1,250 shs on Friday, May 4. The insider Burr Richelle E sold $36,000.

On May, 22 Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB)’s earnings release is awaited by WallStreet, Faxor reports. Analysts expect change of 133.33 % or $0.04 from previous year’s $0.03 EPS compared to current’s $0.07 EPS. The profit will be $4.89M for PLAB if $0.07 EPS becomes true. Wall Street forecasts -22.22 % negative EPS growth as of May, 22. PLAB hit $8.1 during the last trading session after $0.1 change.Photronics, Inc. has volume of 98,594 shares. Since May 16, 2017 PLAB has declined 25.69% and is downtrending. PLAB underperformed by 37.24% 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 $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 briefly published 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 published on May 01, 2018.

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