Sei Investments Co. lifted its position in PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) by 41.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 16,167 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 4,698 shares during the quarter. Sei Investments Co. owned about 0.05% of PDF Solutions worth $250,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Mesirow Financial Investment Management Inc. bought a new stake in PDF Solutions during the second quarter worth approximately $297,000. Susquehanna International Group LLP boosted its position in PDF Solutions by 120.6% during the second quarter. Susquehanna International Group LLP now owns 116,602 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $1,918,000 after purchasing an additional 63,741 shares during the period. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its position in PDF Solutions by 7.1% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 22,601 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $372,000 after purchasing an additional 1,501 shares during the period. State Street Corp boosted its position in PDF Solutions by 8.0% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 518,266 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $8,527,000 after purchasing an additional 38,359 shares during the period. Finally, Divisar Capital Management LLC boosted its position in PDF Solutions by 97.9% during the second quarter. Divisar Capital Management LLC now owns 821,968 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $13,521,000 after purchasing an additional 406,621 shares during the period. 86.40% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

PDFS has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Northland Securities raised PDF Solutions from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $22.00 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, October 3rd. ValuEngine raised PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, November 25th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. PDF Solutions has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $20.00.

PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) opened at $16.69 on Friday. PDF Solutions, Inc. has a 1-year low of $14.11 and a 1-year high of $24.44. The company has a market capitalization of $519.47, a P/E ratio of 116.14, a PEG ratio of 25.41 and a beta of 1.47.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The technology company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.12 by ($0.01). PDF Solutions had a return on equity of 2.10% and a net margin of 4.08%. The business had revenue of $26.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $26.67 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.17 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 2.9% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts expect that PDF Solutions, Inc. will post 0.04 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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PDF Solutions Profile

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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