IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP) stock is lower by 8.11% over the past week and gets a Bearish rating from InvestorsObserver Sentiment Indicator.
IPG Photonics Corporation has a Bearish sentiment reading. Find out what this means for you and get the rest of the rankings on IPGP!
What is Stock Sentiment?
When making investment decisions, sentiment gives a good overview of what stocks investors currently favor. Sentiment incorporates short-term technical analysis into its score and does not encompass any fundamental analysis such as profitability of the company. This means that earnings updates and other news can greatly impact overall sentiment.
Sentiment is how investors, or the market, feels about a stock. There are lots of ways to measure sentiment. At the core, sentiment is pretty easy to understand. If a stock is going up, investors must be bullish, while if it is going down, sentiment is bearish.
InvestorsObserver’s Sentiment Indicator looks at price trends over the past week and also considers changes in volume. Increasing volume can mean a trend is getting stronger, while decreasing volume can mean a trend is nearing a conclusion.
For stocks that have options, our system also considers the balance between calls, which are often bets that the price will go up, and puts, which are frequently bets that the price will fall.
What's Happening With IPGP Stock Today?
IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP) stock is trading at $159.49 as of 3:17 PM on Monday, Sep 20, a decline of -$7.08, or -4.25% from the previous closing price of $166.57. The stock has traded between $158.62 and $164.99 so far today. Volume today is 312,973 compared to average volume of 345,364.
More About IPG Photonics Corporation
IPG Photonics is a vertically integrated developer and manufacturer of high-performance fiber lasers, fiber amplifiers, and diode lasers, which are used in diverse applications in the manufacturing, automotive, industrial, aerospace, semiconductor, and consumer end markets. A large majority of the firm's revenue is derived from materials processing applications for fiber lasers, including cutting and welding, marking and engraving, and micro-processing. Roughly a third of the firm's revenue is generated in China, with the rest coming from North America, Europe, Japan, Australia, and other countries across the world.
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