LightPath Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH) started the day on May 19, 2021, with a price increase of 5.98% at $2.48. During the day, the stock rose to $2.89 and sunk to $2.33 before settling in for the price of $2.34 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, LPTH posted a 52-week range of $1.95-$5.45.
The company of the Technology sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 20.70%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 21.50%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 130.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $26.37 million, simultaneously with a float of $20.33 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $64.01 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $2.89, while the 200-day Moving Average is $3.08.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 363 employees. It has generated 94,000 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 2,330. The stock had 5.43 Receivables turnover and 0.71 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +36.36, operating margin was +5.83 and Pretax Margin of +4.66.
LightPath Technologies Inc. (LPTH) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Electronic Components Industry. LightPath Technologies Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 2.00%, in contrast to 32.40% institutional ownership.
LightPath Technologies Inc. (LPTH) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 3/30/2021, the organization reported -$0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, lower than the consensus estimate (set at $0.02) by -$0.03. This company achieved a net margin of +2.48 while generating a return on equity of 2.55. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.01 per share during the current fiscal year.
LightPath Technologies Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 130.40% and is forecasted to reach 0.08 in the upcoming year.
LightPath Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for LightPath Technologies Inc. (LPTH). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.70. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.21. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $190.77, and its Beta score is 1.40. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.63. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 53.34.
In the same vein, LPTH’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 0.01, a figure that is expected to reach 0.00 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.08 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of LightPath Technologies Inc. (LPTH)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of LightPath Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH), its last 5-days Average volume was 9.03 million that shows progress from its year to date volume of 1.0 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 30.52% While, its Average True Range was 0.22.
Raw Stochastic average of LightPath Technologies Inc. (LPTH) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 8.33%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 39.71% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 67.53% that was lower than 71.39% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.