Equities research analysts expect PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) to announce earnings of ($0.03) per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for PDF Solutions’ earnings. PDF Solutions posted earnings per share of $0.13 during the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year-over-year growth rate of 123.1%. The company is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Thursday, February 21st.

On average, analysts expect that PDF Solutions will report full-year earnings of $0.07 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.06 to $0.07. For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the firm will report earnings of $0.26 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.25 to $0.26. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of research firms that that provide coverage for PDF Solutions.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 8th. The technology company reported ($0.06) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.01. The business had revenue of $20.21 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $21.20 million. PDF Solutions had a negative return on equity of 3.61% and a negative net margin of 7.79%. PDF Solutions’s quarterly revenue was down 23.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.11 earnings per share.

A number of research firms recently weighed in on PDFS. BidaskClub downgraded PDF Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 28th. ValuEngine upgraded PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, December 1st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded PDF Solutions from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 31st. DA Davidson decreased their price objective on PDF Solutions from $18.00 to $13.00 and set a “hold” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, August 29th. Finally, TheStreet cut shares of PDF Solutions from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 6th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $13.00.

NASDAQ PDFS traded down $0.46 on Friday, reaching $8.44. The company had a trading volume of 134,763 shares, compared to its average volume of 249,352. The company has a market capitalization of $272.40 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -211.00 and a beta of 1.13. PDF Solutions has a fifty-two week low of $7.56 and a fifty-two week high of $17.38.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. SG Americas Securities LLC bought a new stake in PDF Solutions during the second quarter valued at $139,000. Jefferies Group LLC bought a new stake in PDF Solutions during the third quarter valued at $112,000. Cutler Group LP boosted its position in PDF Solutions by 1,975.5% during the third quarter. Cutler Group LP now owns 22,830 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $206,000 after acquiring an additional 21,730 shares during the last quarter. Panagora Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in PDF Solutions during the third quarter valued at $268,000. Finally, Engineers Gate Manager LP bought a new stake in PDF Solutions during the third quarter valued at $314,000. 84.28% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

PDF Solutions Company Profile

PDF Solutions, Inc provides infrastructure technologies and services to enhance yield and optimize performance of integrated circuits (IC) in the United States, Germany, Taiwan, China, and internationally. It offers manufacturing process solutions; volume manufacturing solutions; design-for-inspection (DFI) solutions; and design-for-manufacturability (DFM) solutions.

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