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    nLIGHT, Inc. Stock Investors, Shareholders, Insiders and Outstanding Shares

    nLIGHT, Inc.



    0.07 (0.57%)

    At Close: 4:00 PM

    Shares & ShareHolders

    Making an investment decision in the stock market involves a certain amount of risk, so it's important to thoroughly review a company's stock before making any decisions. Stock float, number of short positions and outstanding shares are among the many factors an investor should take into account.

    Shares Outstanding

    44.79 Million


    43.79 Million





    Shares Short

    1.26 Million

    Short % of shares outstanding


    Shares Short (Prior Month)

    1.37 Million


    Short of Float


    Short % of Shares Outstanding

    Top Institutional Holders

    A total of 2.80% of LASR shares are owned by insiders. About 87.80% of LASR shares are held by financial institutions. The Vanguard Group, Inc is the top corporate investor, holding 4.27 Million shares valued at $43.32 Million. A 9.43% stake in nLIGHT, Inc. is owned by the company. JPMorgan Investment Management, I owns 3.06 Million shares valued at $30.99 Million, which translates its holding of 6.75% of the stake in the company.

    Holder% StakeShares HeldTotal Value ($)Shares% Change in Portfolio
    The Vanguard Group, Inc9.43% 4,272,52143,323,363302,8047.63%
    JPMorgan Investment Management, I6.75% 3,056,63430,994,269-2,479-0.08%
    BlackRock Fund Advisors5.95% 2,696,57327,343,25048,0321.81%
    ClearBridge Investments LLC3.95% 1,790,98118,160,5472,7030.15%
    Newton Investment Management Nort3.85% 1,742,75117,671,495114,8827.06%
    Royce & Associates LP3.81% 1,727,91817,521,089120,3007.48%
    TimesSquare Capital Management LL3.79% 1,714,93017,389,390-266,750-13.46%
    Pinnacle Associates Ltd3.19% 1,444,92614,651,550-96,141-6.24%
    Wasatch Advisors, Inc3.14% 1,423,74014,436,724-906,104-38.89%
    PRIMECAP Management Co2.50% 1,133,66411,495,3532,7600.24%

    nLIGHT, Inc. Insiders

    Among the LASR insiders holding of 0.07% of the stake in company, KEENEY SCOTT H, President and CEO, holds the largest shares of 969,521. BAREKET RAN, Chief Financial Officer, is the second largest LASR insider with ownership of 156,824 shares. NIAS JAMES,Chief Accounting Officer, stands third with possession of 43,303 shares of that stake.

    InsiderDesignationShares Held
    KEENEY SCOTT HPresident and CEO969,521
    BAREKET RANChief Financial Officer156,824
    NIAS JAMESChief Accounting Officer43,303

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    Frequently Asked Questions


    How many institutions own LASR stock?

    A company's 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) provides investors with comprehensive information about institutional ownership in a listed company, a sign of strength in terms of how many institutions have confidence in that company. The number of institutional investors who currently own LASR shares is 211, representing 87.80% of the company's common stock.


    Who are the major shareholders selling nLIGHT, Inc. stock?

    JPMorgan Investment Management, I, in the last quarter, reduced its stake in LASR by -0.08% restricting it's holding to 3.06 Million shares of worth nearly $30.99 Million. TimesSquare Capital Management LL also lessened -13.46% of the LASR shares from its portfolio, reducing its holding to 1.71 Million shares of worth $17.39 Million. Pinnacle Associates Ltd also shunned LASR shares holding by -6.24% last quarter which brought its holding to 1.44 Million shares worth $14.65 Million.


    Investors who are buying LASR stock?

    As per its latest 13F filing, The Vanguard Group, Inc increased its stake in LASR by 7.63% in the last quarter. The institutional holder raised its holding to 4.27 Million shares having worth more than $43.32 Million. BlackRock Fund Advisors also added 1.81% more shares of LASR to its portfolio, raising its holding to 2.7 Million shares of worth $27.34 Million. ClearBridge Investments LLC also increased its LASR shares holding by 0.15% which brought its holding to 1.79 Million shares worth $18.16 Million.


    LASR's major insiders: who are they?

    The insider with the most stakes in LASR is KEENEY SCOTT H , a President and CEO at the company. Additionally, LASR stock is highly held by Chief Financial Officer BAREKET RAN and Chief Accounting Officer NIAS JAMES among others.


    Did an insider recently sell LASR stock?

    Company executives, directors, and other insiders own 2.8 percent of nLIGHT, Inc.'s stock. Within the last six months, there have been 1 transaction(s) in which LASR insiders have sold stock, totaling 975 shares. Insiders that have sold shares include and NIAS JAMES.


    Which insider recently purchased LASR stock?

    There have been no transaction(s) during the past 6-months in which LASR insiders have bought stock N/A.


    How much of LASR does insiders own?

    Around 1.25 Million nLIGHT, Inc. shares are held by insiders, which represents about 2.80% of LASR Stock.


    Who is the insider with the largest stake?

    LASR President and CEO, KEENEY SCOTT H holds the largest portfolio of the company's shares. LASR shares owned by Levinson total nearly 969.52 Thousands.


    Which institution holds the most shares in LASR?

    The Vanguard Group, Inc is the largest institutional owner in LASR which holds 4.27 Million shares worth $43.32 Million or 9.43% of the total LASR shares outstanding followed by JPMorgan Investment Management, I with ownership of 3.06 Million shares representing 6.75% of the LASR ownership. BlackRock Fund Advisors, Inc is the third largest stakeholder with 2.7 Million shares or 5.95% of the ownership worth more than $27.34 Million.


    Is nLIGHT, Inc. stock optionable?

    Stock options give the owner the ability but not the obligation to buy or sell a security at a predetermined price and date. Stock options can be classified into two types: puts and calls. A put is a bet on falling stock, and a call is a bet on rising stock. As far as the LASR is concerned, it is a stock which is optionable.


    Is there a short position on LASR's shares?

    Number of LASR shares short as of 2022-10-13 was 1.26 Million. Shares short is a market sentiment in which investors have sold their shares short in a given stock but have not yet covered them or closed them out.


    About how many outstanding LASR shares are there?

    As of today, 44.79 Million shares of LASR are outstanding.


    Is there many float in nLIGHT, Inc. stock?

    Float represents the number of tradeable shares in a specific stock. By subtracting restricted and closely-held shares from a firm's total outstanding shares, we can calculate its floating stock. The term "closely-held shares" refers to shares held by employees, major shareholders, and company insiders. At present, LASR has 43.79 Million shares in float.


    LASR short ratio: what is it?

    Short ratio is calculated by dividing the number of short shares, short interest or bets that shareholders will sell short from the average daily volume. A higher ratio indicates longer times needed to repurchase borrowed shares (sold). The short ratio for LASR was N/A as of 2022-10-13.