Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ: AEHR) is -36.48% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $6.71 and a high of $27.09 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The AEHR stock was last observed hovering at around $15.29 in the last trading session, with the day’s gains setting it 0.07%.
Currently trading at $15.36, the stock is 0.20% and 9.06% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.22 million and changing 0.46% at the moment leaves the stock 27.19% off its SMA200. AEHR registered 37.76% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 40.66%.
The stock witnessed a -12.48% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 100.26%, and is -7.13% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 8.49% over the week and 9.27% over the month.
Aehr Test Systems (AEHR) has around 91 employees, a market worth around $456.81M and $50.80M in sales. Current P/E ratio is 46.13 and Fwd P/E is 14.77. Profit margin for the company is 18.60%. Distance from 52-week low is 128.91% and -43.30% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (18.40%).
Aehr Test Systems (AEHR) Analyst Forecasts
The EPS is expected to grow by 493.80% this year
Aehr Test Systems (AEHR) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 27.00M, and float is at 24.76M with Short Float at 7.62%.
Aehr Test Systems (AEHR) Insider Activity
A total of 51 insider transactions have happened at Aehr Test Systems (AEHR) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 33 and purchases happening 18 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by SLAYEN HOWARD T, the company’s Director. SEC filings show that SLAYEN HOWARD T sold 10,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Aug 15 at a price of $18.26 per share for a total of $0.18 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.18 million shares.
Aehr Test Systems disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Aug 10 that SLAYEN HOWARD T (Director) sold a total of 10,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Aug 10 and was made at $17.50 per share for $0.18 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 0.19 million shares of the AEHR stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Aug 09, SPINK KENNETH B. (VP of Finance and CFO) disposed off 17,707 shares at an average price of $16.23 for $0.29 million. The insider now directly holds 154,673 shares of Aehr Test Systems (AEHR).
Aehr Test Systems (AEHR): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include FormFactor Inc. (FORM) that is trading -29.88% down over the past 12 months and Teradyne Inc. (TER) that is -30.19% lower over the same period. inTEST Corporation (INTT) is -33.42% down on the 1-year trading charts.