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How to buy nLIGHT stock
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nLIGHT is a semiconductors business based in the US. nLIGHT shares (LASR) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. nLIGHT employs 1,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $252.8 million.
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nLIGHT stock price (NASDAQ: LASR)Use our graph to track the performance of LASR stocks over time.
nLIGHT shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$12.40|
|52-week range||$8.22 - $20.83|
|50-day moving average||$10.80|
|200-day moving average||$11.50|
|Wall St. target price||$18.00|
|Dividend yield||$0 (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$-0.75|
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nLIGHT price performance over time
|1 week (2023-01-21)||N/A|
|1 month (2022-12-28)||N/A|
|3 months (2022-10-28)||8.58%|
|6 months (2022-07-28)||N/A|
|1 year (2022-02-01)||-39.22%|
|2 years (2021-02-01)||-61.90%|
|3 years (2020-01-31)||17.57|
|5 years (2018-01-28)||N/A|
|Revenue TTM||$252.8 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$77.3 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-6.89%|
|Return on equity TTM||-13.79%|
|Market capitalisation||$548.2 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
nLIGHT share dividends
We're not expecting nLIGHT to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
nLIGHT share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, nLIGHT's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.22 up to $20.83. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while nLIGHT's is 2.2205. This would suggest that nLIGHT's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
nLIGHT, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells semiconductor and fiber lasers for industrial, microfabrication, and aerospace and defense applications. It operates in two segments, Laser Products and Advanced Development. The company also provides fiber amplifiers, and beam combination and control systems for use in high-energy laser systems in directed energy applications. It sells its products through direct sales force in the United States, China, South Korea, and European countries, as well as through various independent sales representatives and distributors in Asia, Europe, and South America. The company was formerly known as nLight Photonics Corporation and changed its name to nLIGHT, Inc. in January 2016.
nLIGHT in the news
nLIGHT, Inc. Announces Date for Fourth Quarter 2022 Earnings Release
nLIGHT Announces Participation in 25th Annual Needham Growth Conference
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of nLIGHT is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.383% of nLIGHT shares are held by insiders and 87.702% by institutions. How many people work for nLIGHT?
Latest data suggests 1,200 work at nLIGHT. When does the fiscal year end for nLIGHT?
nLIGHT's fiscal year ends in December. Where is nLIGHT based?
nLIGHT's address is: 4637 NW 18th Avenue, Camas, WA, United States, 98607 What is nLIGHT's ISIN number?
nLIGHT's international securities identification number is: US65487K1007 What is nLIGHT's CUSIP number?
nLIGHT's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 65487K100
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