Press coverage about NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) has been trending positive on Monday, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. NXP Semiconductors earned a news impact score of 0.25 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the semiconductor provider an impact score of 46.2407454060295 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the media headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
A number of research firms have recently commented on NXPI. Mizuho restated a “hold” rating and issued a $110.00 target price on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. Zacks Investment Research cut NXP Semiconductors from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 26th. BidaskClub cut NXP Semiconductors from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, January 26th. SunTrust Banks raised their target price on NXP Semiconductors to $127.50 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 20th. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein set a $125.00 target price on NXP Semiconductors and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have issued a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. NXP Semiconductors has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $119.12.
NXP Semiconductors stock traded up $0.38 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $122.63. The company had a trading volume of 1,529,718 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,951,423. NXP Semiconductors has a one year low of $102.60 and a one year high of $125.93. The company has a current ratio of 2.22, a quick ratio of 1.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42. The company has a market cap of $42,010.60, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.13, a PEG ratio of 0.94 and a beta of 0.67.
NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The semiconductor provider reported $3.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.61 by $1.45. NXP Semiconductors had a return on equity of 18.68% and a net margin of 23.93%. The company had revenue of $2.46 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.37 billion. equities research analysts predict that NXP Semiconductors will post 6.52 earnings per share for the current year.
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NXP Semiconductors Company Profile
NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, provides high performance mixed signal and standard product solutions for radio frequency (RF), analog, power management, interface, security, and digital processing products worldwide. It offers products for audio and visual head-end unit applications, such as single-chip radio solutions, audio amplifiers and power analog products, and i.MX applications processors; and in-vehicle networking products, two-way secure entry products, and various sensors and microcontrollers, as well as power management solutions.
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