Press coverage about Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Kulicke and Soffa Industries earned a news impact score of 0.17 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the semiconductor company an impact score of 46.4347907791068 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Here are some of the news headlines that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:
- Bull Of The Day: Kulicke and Soffa (KLIC) – Nasdaq (nasdaq.com)
- Leading Tech Stock -Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (KLIC) – Nasdaq Fortune (press release) (nasdaqfortune.com)
- Kulicke & Soffa Further Extends China Presence – Business Wire (press release) (businesswire.com)
Shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) opened at $25.57 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a quick ratio of 5.08 and a current ratio of 5.72. The stock has a market cap of $1,797.07, a PE ratio of 71.03, a PEG ratio of 0.95 and a beta of 1.30. Kulicke and Soffa Industries has a 1-year low of $18.22 and a 1-year high of $28.71.
A number of analysts have weighed in on KLIC shares. DA Davidson raised their price objective on shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries to $35.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 5th. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $34.00 price objective on shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries in a research note on Monday, November 27th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Friday, February 2nd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $28.38.
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Kulicke and Soffa Industries Company Profile
Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc designs, manufactures and sells capital equipment and expendable tools, as well as services, maintains, repairs and upgrades equipment, all used to assemble semiconductor devices. The Company supplies a range of bonding equipment. The Company operates through two segments: Equipment and Expendable Tools.
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