PDF Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) traded down 2.3% during trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $16.15 and last traded at $16.37, with a volume of 185,294 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $16.75.

A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the company. Craig Hallum lowered PDF Solutions from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $17.00 target price on the stock. in a research report on Friday, July 29th. Zacks Investment Research lowered PDF Solutions from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 20th.

The stock has a market capitalization of $517.13 million and a PE ratio of 61.34. The company’s 50-day moving average is $16.55 and its 200-day moving average is $14.05.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.01. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.18 earnings per share. The business earned $26.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $25.66 million. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that PDF Solutions Inc. will post $0.68 earnings per share for the current year.

In other news, VP Cornelis Hartgring sold 14,031 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.66, for a total value of $233,756.46. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, CFO Gregory C. Walker sold 2,382 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.00, for a total value of $40,494.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

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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