PHOTRONICS, INC. (PLAB)

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Score: 90/100
Analysis based upon 8/20/2019 closing price.
Latest Close: $9.42 Market Cap ($ mil): $632 Sector: Technology Industry: Semiconductors 52 Week High: $11.58 52 Week Low: $7.95 Relative Strength: 77 Twelve Minus One Return: 1.2%
PE Ratio: 22.1 Price/Sales: 1.2 Price/Book: 0.8 Price/Cash Flow: 5.5 EV/EBITDA: 2.84 Yield: N/A Shareholder Yield: 0.26% Value Composite Percentile: 15
Return on Equity: 3.8% Return on Tangible Capital: 5.0% Return on Invested Capital: 5.7% WACC: 4.6% Debt/Equity: 0.06 LT EPS Growth: 4.0% LT Sales Growth: 3.2% Quality Composite Percentile: 6
Photronics, Inc. is a manufacturer of photomasks, which are photographic quartz plates containing microscopic images of electronic circuits. As of October 30, 2016, the Company operated principally from nine manufacturing facilities: two located in Europe, three in Taiwan, one in Korea and three in the United States. Photomasks are used in the manufacture of semiconductors and flat panel displays (FPDs), and are used as masters to transfer circuit patterns onto semiconductor wafers and flat panel substrates during the fabrication of integrated circuits (ICs), and a range of FPDs and other types of electrical and optical components. The Company offers reticle and photomask maintenance, including pellicle replacement, mask cleaning and re-certification, at all its sites across the world. Its products include Mature Binary, Advanced Binary Reticles, Phase Shift Masks-Embedded Attenuated Phase Shift Masks (EAPSM), Other Advanced Products and Large Area Masks.

Report Card - Book/Market Investor

Guru Criteria: Joseph Piotroski  
BOOK/MARKET RATIO:PASS
RETURN ON ASSETS:PASS
CHANGE IN RETURN ON ASSETS:PASS
CASH FLOW FROM OPERATIONS:PASS
CASH COMPARED TO NET INCOME:PASS
CHANGE IN LONG TERM DEBT/ASSETSPASS
CHANGE IN CURRENT RATIO:FAIL
CHANGE IN SHARES OUTSTANDING:PASS
CHANGE IN GROSS MARGIN:PASS
CHANGE IN ASSET TURNOVER:PASS

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