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Featured Stock: Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE)

After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 1.00% shares. At the time of writing, Lumentum Holdings Inc. LS Investment Advisors LLC raised its holdings in Lumentum Holdings by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter. During last 3 month period, 6.52% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares. The SEC filing shows that Lowe Alan S performed a sale of 28,095 shares. LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Lumentum Holdings by 23.4% during the 2nd quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 40,160 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $2,143,000 after acquiring an additional 249 shares in the last quarter. The stock boasts a consensus analyst "Buy" rating with the consensus recommendation standing at 1.00. Developed by hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt, the intention of the formula is to spot high quality companies that are trading at an attractive price.

LITE has been the topic of a number of research reports. Based on a recent trade, the shares are hovering around $53.95 which, according to analysts, yield significant upside potential to the $65.36 consensus target price. In a transaction dated August 17, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $52.61, raking in a sum of $289,039. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $56.00 price objective on shares of Lumentum Holdings in a report on Thursday, March 23rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating, ten have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating on the company. The stock now has a average recommendation of "Buy" and an consensus price target of $64.75. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $48.91 and its 200-day moving average price is $42.23.

In deciding what to focus on - in a stock, say - a typical day trader looks for three things: liquidity, volatility and trading volume. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.09, for a total transaction of $565,080.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 140,656 shares of the company's stock, valued at $5,070,648.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. At the time of writing, Shares the company recently traded 67.17% away 52-week low and noted price movement -19.86% away from the 52-week high level. In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company.

Stocks of Lumentum Holdings (NASDAQ LITE) transacted up 7.78% throughout intraday market trading on early Wednesday, topping $54.75. (LITE) in the open market. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $58.20 and a 200-day moving average price of $58.20. The company operates in the Technology sector with a market capitalization of 3.4 Million.

Lumentum Holdings (NASDAQ:LITE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 7th. The technology company reported $0.39 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.18. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $0.99 with next year's EPS projected to be $3.45. Lumentum Holdings had a negative net margin of 10.25% and a positive return on equity of 18.12%. Lumentum Holdings's periodic earnings was down 7.9% on a YOY basis. Trading volume for Lumentum Holdings Inc. was 3.21 Million in its previous trading session.

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Lumentum Holdings Inc.is a provider of optical and photonic products for a range of end market applications, including data communications (Datacom) and telecommunications (Telecom) networking and commercial lasers (commercial lasers) for manufacturing, inspection and life-science applications. The Company's operating segment consists of Optical Communications and Commercial Lasers.



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