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Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (VLDR)

NASDAQ: VLDR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
5.67
-0.21 (-3.57%)
At close: Nov 26, 2021 1:00 PM
5.65
-0.02 (-0.35%)
After-hours:Nov 26, 2021 4:54 PM EST
Market Cap1.11B
Revenue (ttm)62.23M
Net Income (ttm)-286.22M
Shares Out196.45M
EPS (ttm)-1.52
PE Ration/a
Forward PEn/a
Dividendn/a
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
Volume12,770,694
Open6.18
Previous Close5.88
Day's Range5.56 - 5.83
52-Week Range5.55 - 30.81
Beta0.91
AnalystsBuy
Price Target10.72 (+89.1%)
Earnings DateNov 4, 2021

About VLDR

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. provides real-time three-dimensional vision for autonomous systems worldwide. It offers a broad lineup of surround-view lidar to support numerous end applications, including autonomous vehicles, drones, security, and mapping; and solid state lidar technology that combine the high reliability and long lifetime of traditional micro electro-mechanical systems solutions. The company also provides Vella software solution to any vehicle that utilizes a Velarray lidar. Its lidar-based smart vision solutions are also used in non-au...

IndustryScientific & Technical Instruments
Founded2018
Employees309
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolVLDR
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Velodyne Lidar's revenue was $95.36 million, a decrease of -5.95% compared to the previous year's $101.40 million. Losses were -$149.86 million, 122.9% more than in 2019.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 8 analysts, the average rating for Velodyne Lidar stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 10.72, which is an increase of 89.07% from the latest price.

Price Target
$10.72
(89.07% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Is the Options Market Predicting a Spike in Velodyne (VLDR) Stock?

Investors need to pay close attention to Velodyne (VLDR) stock based on the movements in the options market lately.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

What's Next For Velodyne Lidar Stock After 28% Gain Over The Last Month?

Velodyne Lidar, a company that produces lidar sensors used in self-driving vehicles, has seen its stock rally by about 28% over the last month (twenty-one trading days), outperforming the S&P 500 which ...

2 weeks ago - Forbes

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (VLDR) Reports Q3 Loss, Misses Revenue Estimates

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (VLDR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -18.75% and -34.04%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Theodore Tewksbury to take over as Velodyne CEO

Velodyne Lidar is welcoming a new CEO. The sensor company said that Theodore Tewksbury would take over the role starting November 10, the most recent in a string of changes to Velodyne's C-suite since t...

3 weeks ago - TechCrunch

Velodyne Lidar Announces Appointment of Dr. Theodore L. Tewksbury as Chief Executive Officer

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $VLDR #LiDAR--Velodyne Lidar Announces Appointment of Dr. Theodore L. Tewksbury as Chief Executive Officer

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Lidar Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $VLDR #LiDAR--Velodyne Lidar Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

David Hall, Founder of Velodyne Lidar, Addresses the Company's Latest Entrenchment Maneuver

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--David Hall, the beneficial owner of approximately 42.9% of the outstanding common stock of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLDR) (“Velodyne Lidar” or the “Company"), toda...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Lidar Announces Appointment of Corporate Governance Expert Virginia Boulet to Board of Directors

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLDR, VLDRW), today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed corporate governance expert Virginia Boulet to the Board. Ms. Bou...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Lidar Showcases Automotive Lidar Solutions at Auto Guangzhou 2021

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar will demonstrate its innovative lidar solutions at Auto Guangzhou 2021 (Hall B, Booth C11) from November 19 - 21 in Guangzhou, China.

4 weeks ago - Business Wire

Analysts Estimate Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (VLDR) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (VLDR) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

4 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Velodyne Lidar Responds to Latest Falsehoods from David and Marta Thoma Hall

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velodyne Lidar (NASDAQ: VLDR, VLDRW) today issued a the following statement in response to the announcement from David and Marta Thoma Hall of their intent to nominate...

4 weeks ago - Business Wire

Lidar Stocks: What Is Going on With VLDR, LAZR, LIDR, MVIS Stocks Today?

Today, a bullish analyst report on one of the various lidar stocks investors are watching took this sector higher before the late selloff. The post Lidar Stocks: What Is Going on With VLDR, LAZR, LIDR, ...

Other symbols:LAZRLIDRMVIS
1 month ago - InvestorPlace

Why Velodyne Lidar Stock Popped Today

Renewed interest in electric and autonomous vehicle names is boosting shares so far this week.

1 month ago - The Motley Fool

David Hall, Founder of Velodyne Lidar, Announces Intent to Nominate Highly-Qualified Director Candidates for Election...

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--David Hall, the largest holder of the outstanding common stock issued by Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLDR) (“Velodyne Lidar” or the “Company"), today issued the below...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Lidar founder plans to nominate directors next year -letter

Velodyne Lidar's founder and biggest shareholder on Thursday warned that he plans to nominate two directors to the board next year amid frustration with the sensor supplier's falling stock price, high e...

1 month ago - Reuters

Velodyne Lidar to Report Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results on November 4, 2021

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $VLDR #VLDR--Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced today that it will report third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2021

1 month ago - Business Wire

3D Imaging And LiDAR - Poised To Dominate Autonomy And Perception

It is not surprising that we survived without 3D Vision and LiDAR for such a long time after the invention of the camera more than a century ago. This is changing as consumer and autonomy applications d...

1 month ago - Forbes

What's Happening With Velodyne Lidar Stock?

Velodyne Lidar (NASDAQ: VLDR), a company that produces lidar sensors used in autonomous vehicles, has seen its stock decline by about 6% over the last week (five trading days), underperforming the S&P 5...

1 month ago - Forbes

Safety, Sustainability and Efficiency Top Agenda at Velodyne Lidar's World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar announced its annual World Safety Summit on Autonomous Technology, which will focus on advancing safety, sustainability and efficiency.

1 month ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Lidar's Intelligent Infrastructure Solution Selected for Major Deployment in University of California, Irvin...

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar announced its Intelligent Infrastructure Solution has been selected by the HORIBA Institute for Mobility and Connectivity² (HIMaC²).

1 month ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Shares Gain On Multi-Year Collaboration With TOPODRONE

Velodyne Lidar Inc (NASDAQ: VLDR) forged a multi-year agreement to provide its lidar sensors to Switzerland's TOPODRONE. TOPODRONE develops affordable, high-precision solutions for aerial surveys.

2 months ago - Benzinga

Velodyne Lidar Announces Multi-Year Supply Agreement with TOPODRONE

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar announced a multi-year agreement to provide its lidar sensors to TOPODRONE, which develops high-precision solutions for aerial surveys.

2 months ago - Business Wire

AGM Selects Velodyne Lidar's Alpha Prime Sensor for New Mobile Scanning System

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar announced AGM Systems deployed the Alpha Prime lidar sensor on the AGM-MS5.Prime high-performance mobile scanning solution.

2 months ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Lidar Calls for Action to Improve Pedestrian Safety

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar white paper calls for independent performance testing of driver assistance systems to be expanded to include dark, nighttime scenarios.

2 months ago - Business Wire

Velodyne Showcases Advanced Lidar and Software Solutions for Intelligent Transportation Systems and Mobile Applicatio...

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #VelodyneLidar--Velodyne Lidar will display its technology leadership and product breadth in lidar sensors and software at IAA Mobility.

2 months ago - Business Wire