Brokerages expect Lattice Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:LSCC) to report $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have provided estimates for Lattice Semiconductor’s earnings. Lattice Semiconductor reported earnings of $0.04 per share in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 150%. The firm is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report on Tuesday, November 6th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Lattice Semiconductor will report full-year earnings of $0.36 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.35 to $0.37. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the firm will post earnings of $0.49 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.45 to $0.52. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS averages are an average based on a survey of research analysts that cover Lattice Semiconductor.

Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ:LSCC) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The semiconductor company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.05. Lattice Semiconductor had a positive return on equity of 5.21% and a negative net margin of 19.67%.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on LSCC shares. Zacks Investment Research raised Lattice Semiconductor from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $8.75 target price for the company in a research note on Saturday, August 11th. ValuEngine raised Lattice Semiconductor from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, June 11th. Robert W. Baird upped their target price on Lattice Semiconductor from $6.00 to $8.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, July 30th. BidaskClub raised Lattice Semiconductor from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 20th. Finally, Dougherty & Co started coverage on Lattice Semiconductor in a research note on Thursday, June 28th. They set a “buy” rating and a $10.00 target price for the company. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, four have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $8.44.

Shares of LSCC stock opened at $7.72 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.15, a current ratio of 3.11 and a quick ratio of 2.35. The company has a market cap of $977.31 million, a PE ratio of 85.67, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.31 and a beta of 1.66. Lattice Semiconductor has a 1-year low of $5.05 and a 1-year high of $8.40.

In related news, VP Glen Hawk sold 20,929 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.05, for a total value of $168,478.45. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CFO Maxwell J. Downing sold 6,563 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, August 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.59, for a total value of $49,813.17. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 36,212 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $274,849.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders sold 146,352 shares of company stock valued at $1,184,623. 2.83% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Jane Street Group LLC acquired a new position in Lattice Semiconductor in the 2nd quarter valued at $152,000. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC grew its holdings in Lattice Semiconductor by 205.5% in the 2nd quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC now owns 36,184 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $237,000 after buying an additional 24,339 shares in the last quarter. Engineers Gate Manager LP purchased a new stake in Lattice Semiconductor in the 2nd quarter valued at $275,000. Barclays PLC grew its holdings in Lattice Semiconductor by 137.6% in the 1st quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 46,442 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $259,000 after buying an additional 26,895 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd grew its holdings in Lattice Semiconductor by 25.1% in the 1st quarter. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd now owns 48,261 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $269,000 after buying an additional 9,687 shares in the last quarter. 87.24% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

About Lattice Semiconductor

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops and sells semiconductor devices in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The company offers programmable logic devices that consist of five product family lines, such as the ECP, MachXO, iCE40, CrossLink, and programmable mixed signal devices.

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