Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) Director Paul L. H. Olson sold 3,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.77, for a total transaction of $90,195.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 52,864 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,362,305.28. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) traded up 1.14% on Thursday, hitting $26.65. 887,737 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. The company has a market cap of $3.78 billion, a PE ratio of 31.69 and a beta of 1.46. Entegris, Inc. has a 12-month low of $14.73 and a 12-month high of $27.20. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $25.11 and its 200-day moving average price is $23.90.

Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The semiconductor company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.05. The business had revenue of $329 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $324.51 million. Entegris had a net margin of 9.63% and a return on equity of 17.04%. The company’s revenue was up 8.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.28 EPS. Analysts forecast that Entegris, Inc. will post $1.28 earnings per share for the current year.

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Several analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and set a $29.00 target price (up from $28.00) on shares of Entegris in a research report on Sunday, July 30th. Dougherty & Co upped their price target on shares of Entegris from $27.50 to $30.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, July 28th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Entegris from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, July 24th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) upgraded shares of Entegris from a “buy” rating to a “conviction-buy” rating and set a $29.00 price target on the stock in a report on Monday, May 22nd. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG began coverage on shares of Entegris in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. They issued a “hold” rating and a $24.00 target price on the stock. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, four have given a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $27.50.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of ENTG. Acadian Asset Management LLC lifted its position in shares of Entegris by 22,295.1% during the 1st quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 73,680 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $1,723,000 after buying an additional 73,351 shares during the last quarter. Strs Ohio lifted its position in shares of Entegris by 40.8% during the 1st quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 17,600 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $411,000 after buying an additional 5,100 shares during the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. lifted its position in shares of Entegris by 22.9% during the 1st quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 269,909 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $6,316,000 after buying an additional 50,220 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its position in shares of Entegris by 5.7% during the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 936,434 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $21,913,000 after buying an additional 50,851 shares during the last quarter. Finally, American Century Companies Inc. lifted its position in shares of Entegris by 75.8% during the 1st quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 373,793 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $8,747,000 after buying an additional 161,192 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 95.29% of the company’s stock.

About Entegris

Entegris, Inc is a global developer, manufacturer and supplier of microcontamination control products, specialty chemicals and materials handling solutions for manufacturing processes in the semiconductor and other high-technology industries. The Company operates in three business segments: Specialty Chemicals and Engineered Materials (SCEM), Advanced Materials Handling (AMH) and Microcontamination Control (MC).

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