17 September, 2017
Loews Corp bought a new position in NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The hedge fund run by Sander Gerber held 470,839 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $46.15M, up from 125,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hudson Bay Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductors Nv for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $39.04 billion market cap company. About 1.78M shares traded or 25.35% up from the average. It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500.
Viking Fund Management Llc decreased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd. (SLB) by 41.92% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. The stock declined 0.09% or $0.08 reaching $94.02 on the news. About 792,855 shares traded. State Street Corp (NYSE:STT) has risen 33.09% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. The stock of NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 27 by Mizuho. Therefore 37% are positive. NXP Semiconductors N.V. has a 12-month low of $81.50 and a 12-month high of $113.39. CLSA initiated it with "Buy" rating and $105 target in Tuesday, May 17 report. The stock has "Buy" rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Wednesday, September 9. Zacks Investment Research raised NXP Semiconductors N.V. from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $110.97. On Monday, June 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral". Citigroup initiated NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) on Wednesday, December 21 with "Neutral" rating. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Hold" on Friday, August 25. Barclays Capital maintained State Street Corp (NYSE:STT) rating on Thursday, July 27. Nasdaq.com's article titled: "Is Qualcomm's Merger With NXP Semiconductors Facing Trouble?" and published on September 12, 2017 is yet another important article. Bloomberg.com's news article titled: "Qualcomm Won't Win NXP by Dawdling" with publication date: August 24, 2017 was also an interesting one.
Pentwater Capital Management Lp decreased Tesaro Inc (Put) stake by 15,000 shares to 75,000 valued at $10.09 million in 2016Q4. The Company operates as a semiconductor company. (NYSE:SLB) on Wednesday, June 7. (NYSE:CLD) to report earnings on October, 26. They expect $-1.11 EPS, up 5.93% or $0.07 from last year's $-1.18 per share. NXPI's profit will be $515.51 million for 18.93 P/E if the $1.49 EPS becomes a reality. The stock had a trading volume of 1,775,788 shares.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.19, from 1.17 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 25 investors sold CLD shares while 36 reduced holdings. Kings Point Cap Management invested in 1,013 shares. Parametric Portfolio Assoc Ltd Liability Com invested in 0% or 10,456 shares. Cubic Asset Llc reported 118,840 shares. Invesco Limited holds 2.52M shares or 0% of its portfolio. (NYSE:SLB). Tru Of Oklahoma has invested 0% in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) for 2,038 shares. Reilly Advisors Ltd Company owns 300 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (NYSE:SLB). Fiduciary Trust accumulated 0.37% or 134,275 shares. Credit Suisse Ag invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Safeguard Scientifics, Inc (NYSE:SFE). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% or 1,371 shares in its portfolio. Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and $56 target. Therefore 100% are positive. ValuEngine lowered NXP Semiconductors N.V. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. The correct version of this report can be accessed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/16/somewhat-favorable-press-coverage-somewhat-unlikely-to-impact-nxp-semiconductors-n-v-nxpi-stock-price.html.
11/01/2016 - NXP Semiconductors N.V. was downgraded to "sector weight" by analysts at Pacific Crest. (NYSE:SLB) rating on Thursday, June 1. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, April 11 by Nomura. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 30 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 26 by Argus Research. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Conviction Buy" on Monday, May 23.
10/28/2016 - NXP Semiconductors N.V. was downgraded to "hold" by analysts at SunTrust.
10/27/2016 - NXP Semiconductors N.V. was downgraded to "market perform" by analysts at Raymond James.