Coherent (COHR) : Regis Management Co scooped up 3,500 additional shares in Coherent during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 2, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 21,500 shares of Coherent which is valued at $1,938,655.Coherent makes up approximately 0.42% of Regis Management Co’s portfolio.
Coherent opened for trading at $88.79 and hit $90.47 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $90.17, with a gain of 1.08% or 0.96 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,06,301 shares. Company has a market cap of $2,182 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Checchi Capital Advisers added COHR to its portfolio by purchasing 10 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $902.Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado boosted its stake in COHR in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 86 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,027 shares of Coherent which is valued at $469,522.Rice Hall James Associates reduced its stake in COHR by selling 91,623 shares or 35.5% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 166,470 shares of COHR which is valued at $15,548,298. Coherent makes up approx 0.91% of Rice Hall James Associates’s portfolio. Strs Ohio sold out all of its stake in COHR during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 16,100 shares of COHR which is valued $1,526,763. Albion Financial Group Ut added COHR to its portfolio by purchasing 2,475 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $234,704. Coherent makes up approx 0.04% of Albion Financial Group Ut’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Coherent reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.99. The company had revenue of $199.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $197.44 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.94 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Coherent. Company shares were Reiterated by Needham on Mar 17, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 95 from a previous price target of $85 .Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Mar 7, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 100 from a previous price target of $82 .
Coherent Inc. is a supplier of photonics-based solutions for a range of commercial and scientific research applications. The Company designs manufactures services and markets lasers and related accessories to customers. The Company operates in two segments: Specialty Lasers and Systems (SLS) and Commercial Lasers and Components (CLC). The SLS segment develops and manufactures configurable products serving the microelectronics scientific research and government programs and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) components and instrumentation markets. The CLC segments primary markets include materials processing OEM components and instrumentation and microelectronics.