Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) EPS Estimated At $0.07 on May, 22

May 16, 2018 - By Sheila Anderson

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During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment decreased to 1.08. That’s change of 0.32, from 2017Q3’s 1.4. 24 investors sold all, 50 reduced holdings as Photronics, Inc. ratio turned negative. 42 grew holdings while 38 funds bought holdings. Funds hold 66.22 million shares thus 3.60% more from 2017Q3’s 63.91 million shares.
Swiss Comml Bank has 112,400 shs. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada invested in 0% or 36,315 shs. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Ltd holds 105,464 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Barclays Public Limited accumulated 38,030 shs or 0% of the stock. California State Teachers Retirement Systems invested in 105,404 shs. Price T Rowe Md holds 108,842 shs or 0% of its capital. 466,637 were accumulated by Deutsche Financial Bank Ag. Donald Smith And Company stated it has 0.92% of its capital in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Spark Inv Mngmt Limited Liability reported 0.04% of its capital in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Invesco Ltd has invested 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). 32,600 were accumulated by Pillar Pacific Capital Mgmt Llc. Ls Inv Advisors Limited Liability Corporation reported 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Parametric Lc has invested 0% in Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB). Ameriprise Inc holds 0% or 365,321 shs in its capital. Millennium Management Limited Liability Company holds 1.03M shs.

Photronics, Inc. registered $4.13 million net activity with 1 insider purchase and 12 selling transactions since December 11, 2017. 4,000 shs were sold by Burr Richelle E, worth $36,000 on Monday, December 11. Another trade for 1,040 shs valued at $8,840 was made by TYSON MITCHELL G on Tuesday, March 27. Progler Christopher J sold $19,125 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) or 2,500 shs on Tuesday, May 1. FIEDEROWICZ WALTER M also sold $49,590 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) shs. On Tuesday, January 2 $21,500 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) was sold by KIRLIN PETER S. On Friday, March 23 JORDAN JOHN P also bought $8,500 worth of Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB).

Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB)’s quarterly earnings will be published on May, 22 before the open., according to RTT. Analysts expect change of 133.33 % or $0.04 from previous year’s $0.03 EPS compared to current’s $0.07 EPS. If EPS of $0.07 is published the profit of PLAB could be $4.89M giving it 28.93 P/E. Wall Street now forecasts -22.22 % negative EPS growth despite Photronics, Inc. previous quarter’s EPS of $0.09. PLAB is touching $8.1 during the last trading session, after increased 1.25%.Photronics, Inc. has volume of 98,594 shares. Since May 16, 2017 PLAB has declined 25.69% and is downtrending. PLAB underperformed the S&P500 by 37.24%.

Photronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, makes and sells photomasks in Taiwan, Korea, the United States, Europe, and internationally.The firm is valued at $566.02 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.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: Seekingalpha.com on May 01, 2018 with title “Photronics: The Bull Case Should Finally Play Out”. The other Benzinga.com‘s article was titled “Stock Review for Semiconductor’s Investors — Oclaro, Photronics, Synopsys, and Teradyne” and published on May 02, 2018.

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