Media stories about NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. NXP Semiconductors earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the semiconductor provider an impact score of 46.0792827489016 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.
Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern’s analysis:
- Qualcomm Poised For 20% Drop After Broadcom Deal Halted (finance.yahoo.com)
- Jim Cramer: Will the Techs Be Challenged, Too? (finance.yahoo.com)
- Wall Street Says It Still Loves Broadcom, Even If Trump Doesn’t (finance.yahoo.com)
- Everything You Wanted to Know About the Qualcomm Buyout Drama (But Were Afraid to Ask) – Investorplace.com (investorplace.com)
- Intraday Trade Secrets – NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ: NXPI) – Alpha Beta Stock (alphabetastock.com)
NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ NXPI) opened at $122.63 on Wednesday. The company has a market capitalization of $42,481.39, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.53, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.95 and a beta of 0.67. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42, a quick ratio of 1.77 and a current ratio of 2.22. NXP Semiconductors has a 52 week low of $102.60 and a 52 week high of $125.93.
Several brokerages recently weighed in on NXPI. BidaskClub downgraded NXP Semiconductors from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 10th. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “strong-buy” rating and set a $130.00 price target (up previously from $110.00) on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research report on Thursday, February 1st. Robert W. Baird reissued a “hold” rating on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a report on Friday, February 23rd. Mizuho reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $110.00 price target on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut NXP Semiconductors from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, December 26th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have issued a hold rating, one has issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $117.00.
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NXP Semiconductors Company Profile
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXP) is a holding company. The Company operates as a semiconductor company. The Company provides high performance mixed signal and standard product solutions. The Company’s segments are High Performance Mixed Signal (HPMS), Standard Products (SP), and Corporate and Other. Its product solutions are used in a range of end-market applications, including automotive, personal security and identification, wireless and wireline infrastructure, mobile communications, multi-market industrial, consumer and computing.
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