Shares of PDF Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) reached a new 52-week high on Monday . The company traded as high as $16.06 and last traded at $15.93, with a volume of 79,525 shares. The stock had previously closed at $15.79.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered PDF Solutions from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 20th.

The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $14.42 and a 200 day moving average price of $12.70. The firm has a market cap of $503.21 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 59.45.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.17. The company earned $25.08 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $25.14 million. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 6.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.26 EPS. On average, analysts anticipate that PDF Solutions Inc. will post $0.77 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director R Stephen Heinrichs bought 6,118 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 27th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $14.24 per share, for a total transaction of $87,120.32. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 19,187 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $273,222.88. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in PDF Solutions stock. Royce & Associates LLC raised its stake in shares of PDF Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) by 108.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 457,700 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 237,700 shares during the period. Royce & Associates LLC owned 1.46% of PDF Solutions worth $4,961,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

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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