Adtalem Global Education Inc. (ATGE)’s Insider Ronald Taylor Unloaded 97,625 Shares of the Company; Axt (AXTI) Has 1.21 Sentiment

Deal totalling roughly $4,564,916 U.S Dollars was revealed in a public form submitted to the SEC on February 15, 2018. According to which, Ronald Taylor, the shareholder of Adtalem Global Education Inc also an insider of the firm had unloaded a total of 97,625 shares – ( at $46.8 for share ). Ronald is trying to decrease his company’s share, same as he did in the last 30 days. He unloaded another 100,000 shares worth $4,532,880 USD. Currently, Mr. Ronald, has ownership of 549,795 shares, which accounts for 0.91% of the company’s market cap. The insider’s activity definitely generated quite an interest in the stock community.

AXT, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes compound and single element semiconductor substrates. The company has market cap of $319.53 million. The firm makes its semiconductor substrates using its proprietary vertical gradient freeze technology. It has a 33.41 P/E ratio. It offers semi-insulating gallium with arsenic substrates, which are used for applications in power amplifiers for wireless devices, and transistors and solar cells for drones.

Pacific Ridge Capital Partners Llc holds 1.85% of its portfolio in AXT, Inc. for 714,174 shares. Princeton Capital Management Inc owns 265,891 shares or 1.23% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Perritt Capital Management Inc has 1.06% invested in the company for 442,698 shares. The Illinois-based Oberweis Asset Management Inc has invested 0.84% in the stock. Eam Investors Llc, a California-based fund reported 623,639 shares.

Analysts await AXT, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXTI) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.08 EPS, up 33.33% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.06 per share. AXTI’s profit will be $3.09M for 25.89 P/E if the $0.08 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.11 actual EPS reported by AXT, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -27.27% negative EPS growth.

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of AXT’s analysts are positive. Out of 3 Wall Street analysts rating AXT, 3 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $6.5 while the high is $10.0. The stock’s average target of $8.17 is -1.39% below today’s ($8.2848) share price. AXTI was included in 3 notes of analysts from October 27, 2016. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Thursday, October 27. The rating was initiated by BWS Financial on Tuesday, April 11 with “Buy”. Dougherty & Company initiated AXT, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXTI) on Monday, February 13 with “Buy” rating.

The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.0152 during the last trading session, reaching $8.2848. About 32,148 shares traded. AXT, Inc. (AXTI) has risen 115.17% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 98.47% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.64% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $47.4. About 78,171 shares traded. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE:ATGE) has 0.00% since February 15, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Adtalem Global Education Inc. provides educational services worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.86 billion. It operates through four divisions: Medical and Healthcare, Professional Education, Technology and Business, and U.S. It has a 27.53 P/E ratio. Traditional Postsecondary.