SemiLEDS (LEDS): What's Happening?

11:22 am ET, 11 Apr 2018

SemiLEDS (NASDAQ: LEDS) shares surged 48% in mid-day trading. Volume is running over 100 times the average. 

This is a microcap stock, with $13M market cap.

SemiLEDs Corporation released another year of negative earnings; however, investors are expecting a breakeven.  Hence the interest in the stock today.  

The key question to answer is whether LEDS will need to raise more capital in the near future.  Cash is the lifeblood a business.  If the company burns through its reserves, it will need to come back to the market for additional funding. 

Over the last year, LEDS returned -0.69%. This return is lower than Memory Chips sector (10.68%), Technology industry (17.05%), and S&P 500 (12.71%) returns.

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SemiLEDS Corporation (LEDS) Stock Guide

Updated at: 11:18 am ET, 12 Jul 2020

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Looking to buy or sell SemiLEDS Corporation (LEDS)? Interested in getting the full scoop on LEDS, including earnings and dividends, stock forecast, buy or sell analysis and key stats? If so, you came to the right place.

In this LEDS stock guide, we'll address key questions about LEDS, above and beyond what you can find on Yahoo Finance, Zacks, MarketWatch or Morningstar.

Here is what you'll be able to find in this guide:

Earnings and Dividends: earnings, earnings date, dividend rate and dividend yield;
Analysis: Finny Score and buy or sell analysis;
Key Stats: revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio, industry, sector, and number of employees.

And here is the list of questions we'll answer:
1. What are LEDS earnings?
2. When is LEDS earnings date?
3. LEDS buy or sell? What is LEDS Finny Score?
4. What are the reasons to buy LEDS? Why should I buy LEDS stock?
5. What are the reasons to sell LEDS? Why should I sell LEDS stock?
6. What are LEDS key stats: revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio industry, sector, and number of employees?

So let's start. Scroll down to the question that interests you the most.

Earnings and Dividends

1. What are LEDS earnings?

LEDS trailing 12-month earnings per share (EPS) is -$0.47.

2. When is LEDS earnings date?

LEDS earnings date is July 10, 2020.

Analysis

3. LEDS buy or sell? What is LEDS Finny Score?

#{finnyScore:null}Our quantitative analysis shows 1 reason to buy and 1 reason to sell LEDS. LEDS doesn’t have an assigned Finny Score, because we don’t have sufficient data points to score the stock.

4. What are the reasons to buy LEDS? Why should I buy LEDS stock?

Here are the reasons to buy LEDS stock:

5. What are the reasons to sell LEDS? Why should I sell LEDS stock?

Let's look at the reasons to sell LEDS stock (i.e., the bear case):

  • LEDS quarterly revenue growth was -5.70%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (-0.41% and 1.51%, respectively). See LEDS revenue growth chart.

Key Stats

6. What are LEDS key stats : revenue, market cap, revenue growth, profit margin, P/E ratio, P/B ratio industry, sector, and number of employees?

Let's look at the key statistics for LEDS:

Metrics LEDS
Price $3.03
Average Price Target / Upside N/A
Average Analyst Rating N/A
Forward Dividend Yield 0.00%
Industry Semiconductor Memory
Sector Technology
Number of Employees 160
Market Cap $7.62M
Forward P/E Ratio N/A
Price/Book Ratio 1.19
Revenue (TTM) $6.4M
YoY Quarterly Revenue Growth -5.70%
Profit Margin -26.70%

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