Aixtron SE (AIXG) reported fourth quarter EPS of ($0.17) before the opening bell Tuesday, compared to the consensus estimate of ($0.09). Revenues increased 13.5% from last year to $58 million. Analysts expected revenues of $51.81 million. The stock is now up $0.62 to $8.67 on 42,007 shares.
For FY’15, AIXG provided revenue projection of $249-$283 million/€220-€250 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $292.08 million.
On valuation measures, Aixtron SE ADS shares, which currently have an average 3-month trading volume of 86,828 shares, trade at a P/E to growth ratio of (0.24). The median Wall Street price target on the name is $12.00 with a high target of $18.19. Currently ticker boasts 12 ‘Buy’ endorsements, compared to 13 ’Holds’ and 3 ‘Sell’.
Profitability-wise, AIXG has a t-12 profit and operating margin of (31.13%) and (27.93%), respectively. The $967.07 million market cap company reported $297.05 million in cash vs. zero debt in its most recent quarter.
AIXG currently prints a one year loss of 53.41%, and a year-to-date loss of around 28%.
The chart below shows where the equity has traded over the last 52 weeks.
Aixtron SE ADS provides deposition equipment to the semiconductor and compound-semiconductor industry. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Herzogenrath, Germany.