PDF Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS)’s share price hit a new 52-week high on Friday . The stock traded as high as $17.49 and last traded at $17.33, with a volume of 106,612 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $17.06.

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on PDFS shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of PDF Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Craig Hallum lowered shares of PDF Solutions from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $17.00 price objective on the stock. in a report on Friday, July 29th.

The firm’s 50-day moving average is $15.82 and its 200 day moving average is $13.55. The firm has a market cap of $540.01 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 64.05.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last issued its 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. The firm had revenue of $26.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $25.66 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.18 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 15.1% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts predict that PDF Solutions Inc. will post $0.71 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In related news, Director R Stephen Heinrichs acquired 6,118 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 27th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $14.24 per share, for a total transaction of $87,120.32. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 19,187 shares in the company, valued at $273,222.88. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, VP Cornelis Hartgring sold 15,631 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.66, for a total transaction of $260,412.46. 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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