Axcelis Technologies Inc. (ACLS)

15.70
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 15.36
Day Low/High 15.47 / 15.81
52 Wk Low/High 15.15 / 25.17
Avg Volume 213.40K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 32.94M
Market Cap 505.99M
EPS 1.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Commit To Purchase Axcelis Technologies At $2.50, Earn 12.6% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Axcelis Technologies At $2.50, Earn 12.6% Annualized Using Options

Investors eyeing a purchase of Axcelis Technologies Inc stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $2.92/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the March 2016 put at the $2.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 20 cents.

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13 Stocks to Buy for the Second Half of 2015

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Analysts' Actions -- Check Point Software, ConAgra, Dillard's and More

Analysts' Actions -- Check Point Software, ConAgra, Dillard's and More

Here are Wednesday's top research calls, including an upgrade of ConAgra and new coverage of Dillard's.

Axcelis Technologies (ACLS) Stock Gains After Receiving Follow On Order

Axcelis Technologies (ACLS) Stock Gains After Receiving Follow On Order

Axcelis Technologies (ACLS) shares are higher after receiving a follow on order for its Purion XE high energy implanter.

Strong On High Relative Volume: Axcelis Technologies (ACLS)

Strong On High Relative Volume: Axcelis Technologies (ACLS)

Trade-Ideas LLC identified Axcelis Technologies (ACLS) as a strong on high relative volume candidate

First Week of ACLS April 17th Options Trading

First Week of ACLS April 17th Options Trading

Investors in Axcelis Technologies Inc saw new options become available this week, for the April 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ACLS options chain for the new April 17th contracts and identified the following put contract of particular interest.

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4 Stocks Under $10 Making Big Moves: Aegon, Care.com and More

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Short Interest In Axcelis Technologies Drops 14.2%

Short Interest In Axcelis Technologies Drops 14.2%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 11/14/2014 settlement date, which shows a 495,657 share decrease in total short interest for Axcelis Technologies Inc , to 2,982,325, a decrease of 14.25% since 10/31/2014. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Short Interest Increases 15.4% For ACLS

Short Interest Increases 15.4% For ACLS

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 07/31/2014 settlement date, which shows a 369,806 share increase in total short interest for Axcelis Technologies Inc , to 2,766,955, an increase of 15.43% since 07/15/2014. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

ACLS: Insiders vs. Shorts

ACLS: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released by the NASDAQ for the 06/13/2014 settlement date, and Axcelis Technologies Inc is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 8.17 "days to cover" versus the median component at 6.51. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Interesting ACLS Call Options For April 19th

Interesting ACLS Call Options For April 19th

Investors in Axcelis Technologies Inc saw new options become available this week, for the April 19th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ACLS options chain for the new April 19th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

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First Week of ACLS February 2014 Options Trading

First Week of ACLS February 2014 Options Trading

Investors in Axcelis Technologies Inc saw new options become available this week, for the February 2014 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ACLS options chain for the new February 2014 contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Deep Value Opportunities Few as 2014 Approaches

Deep Value Opportunities Few as 2014 Approaches

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Interesting ACLS Call Options For January 2014

Interesting ACLS Call Options For January 2014

Investors in Axcelis Technologies Inc saw new options become available this week, for the January 2014 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ACLS options chain for the new January 2014 contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

3 Stocks Under $10 Moving Higher

3 Stocks Under $10 Moving Higher

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4 Stocks Under $10 Making Big Moves

4 Stocks Under $10 Making Big Moves

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First Week Of November 16th Options Trading For Axcelis Technologies (ACLS)

First Week Of November 16th Options Trading For Axcelis Technologies (ACLS)

Investors in Axcelis Technologies Inc saw new options become available this week, for the November 16th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the ACLS options chain for the new November 16th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Short Interest In Axcelis Technologies Jumps 32%

Short Interest In Axcelis Technologies Jumps 32%

The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 08/30/2013 settlement date, which shows a 416,910 share increase in total short interest for Axcelis Technologies Inc , to 1,724,099, an increase of 31.89% since 08/15/2013. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

5 Stocks Under $10 Making Big Moves

5 Stocks Under $10 Making Big Moves

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Axcelis Technologies Inc. Stock Upgraded (ACLS)

Axcelis Technologies Inc. Stock Upgraded (ACLS)

Axcelis Technologies (Nasdaq:ACLS) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a sell to hold.

Ratings Changes To Be Publicly Issued on 7/8/13

Upgrades: ACLS, BKR, GCAP, LBTYK Downgrades: RTIX Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Revisiting a Chip-Related Play

Revisiting a Chip-Related Play

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5 Stocks Under $10 Poised to Pop

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Axcelis Technologies Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Axcelis Technologies Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Axcelis Technologies Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Axcelis Technologies Inc. Stock Downgraded (ACLS)

Axcelis Technologies Inc. Stock Downgraded (ACLS)

Axcelis Technologies (Nasdaq:ACLS) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from from a hold to sell.

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8 Stocks Under $10 Soaring Higher

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Axcelis Stock Gaps Up On Today's Open (ACLS)

Axcelis Stock Gaps Up On Today's Open (ACLS)

Shares of Axcelis Technologies (Nasdaq:ACLS) were gapping up Friday morning with an open price 12.1% higher than Thursday's closing price. The stock closed at $1.41 yesterday and opened today's trading at $1.58.

Axcelis Announces Timing And Availability Of Second Quarter 2011 Results And Conference Call

Axcelis Announces Timing And Availability Of Second Quarter 2011 Results And Conference Call

Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACLS) today announced it will hold its quarterly earnings call to discuss its results for the second quarter 2011 on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at 5:00 pm ET.

TheStreet Quant Rating: C+ (Hold)