Hot Stock Overview: AXT Inc. (AXTI)


AXT Inc. (AXTI) belonging to the Computer and Technology sector has declined -10.81% and closed its last trading session at $6.6.

The company reported its EPS on 02/22/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $9.05.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.4. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 1.4 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.25 and 1.25 respectively.

AXT Inc. on 02/22/2017 reported its EPS as $0.06 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.03. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.03. This shows a surprise factor of 100%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on AXT Inc. Earnings, with 5 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.03.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.03 and $0.03 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for AXT Inc. as $20.22 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 5 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 20.5 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 19.99 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 18.71 Million.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -11.74% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 10%.

The Company got Initiated by Dougherty & Company on 13-Feb-17 to Buy.

Insider Trades for AXT Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 29 Nov 2016 where Ochrym (Robert G), the Officer completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 4248 shares were traded at a price of $2.47.

3 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 49985 shares traded.

5 analysts projected Price Targets for AXT Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $11. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $8.25 and the Mean Price Target is $9.05.

AXT Inc. (AXTI) has the market capitalization of $224.47 Million. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $8.65 on Feb 23, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $2.43 on Mar 28, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 3.6 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 4.2% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 4.3 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 37.5 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.29 and ATR value of 0.53. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 7.81% and 7.37%.