Equities research analysts forecast that PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) will announce earnings per share of $0.11 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have issued estimates for PDF Solutions’ earnings. PDF Solutions posted earnings of $0.17 per share during the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year-over-year growth rate of 35.3%. The business is scheduled to announce its next earnings report on Monday, February 12th.

On average, analysts expect that PDF Solutions will report full year earnings of $0.37 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.37 to $0.38. For the next year, analysts expect that the business will post earnings of $0.58 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.51 to $0.65. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS calculations are a mean average based on a survey of research analysts that follow PDF Solutions.

PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The technology company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.12 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $26.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $26.67 million. PDF Solutions had a return on equity of 2.10% and a net margin of 4.08%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 2.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.17 EPS.

PDFS has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Northland Securities raised PDF Solutions from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $22.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, October 3rd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded PDF Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Finally, ValuEngine raised PDF Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, November 25th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.00.

Shares of PDF Solutions (PDFS) opened at $16.30 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $520.75, a P/E ratio of 116.43, a P/E/G ratio of 25.47 and a beta of 1.47. PDF Solutions has a 12-month low of $14.11 and a 12-month high of $24.44.

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Bank of America Corp DE raised its position in shares of PDF Solutions by 9.8% in the 1st quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 9,373 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $212,000 after acquiring an additional 833 shares in the last quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. bought a new position in shares of PDF Solutions in the 2nd quarter worth about $178,000. Sei Investments Co. raised its position in shares of PDF Solutions by 30.3% in the 2nd quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 11,469 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $189,000 after acquiring an additional 2,669 shares in the last quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of PDF Solutions by 11.0% in the 2nd quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 15,684 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $258,000 after acquiring an additional 1,557 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Aperio Group LLC bought a new position in shares of PDF Solutions in the 2nd quarter worth about $259,000. 86.40% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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About PDF Solutions

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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