NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) – Equities research analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings increased their Q3 2017 EPS estimates for NXP Semiconductors N.V. in a report released on Thursday. Oppenheimer Holdings analyst R. Schafer now expects that the semiconductor provider will post earnings of $1.50 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $1.49.

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NXPI has been the topic of several other research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 20th. Deutsche Bank AG cut shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $110.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Monday, June 19th. Nomura cut shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, May 8th. Instinet cut shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $110.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Monday, May 8th. Finally, Drexel Hamilton restated a “hold” rating and set a $110.00 price objective on shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. in a research report on Thursday. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating, three have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $110.53.

Shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXPI) opened at 112.42 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $28.30 billion, a PE ratio of 19.98 and a beta of 0.89. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $109.54 and its 200-day moving average is $105.36. NXP Semiconductors N.V. has a 1-year low of $80.13 and a 1-year high of $112.79.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Narwhal Capital Management raised its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. by 26.6% in the first quarter. Narwhal Capital Management now owns 30,995 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $3,223,000 after buying an additional 6,520 shares during the period. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt raised its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. by 87.7% in the first quarter. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt now owns 47,300 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $4,895,000 after buying an additional 22,100 shares during the period. Korea Investment CORP raised its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. by 1.0% in the first quarter. Korea Investment CORP now owns 190,661 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $19,733,000 after buying an additional 1,900 shares during the period. Havens Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. by 17.8% in the first quarter. Havens Advisors LLC now owns 93,100 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $9,636,000 after buying an additional 14,100 shares during the period. Finally, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. raised its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V. by 6.7% in the first quarter. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. now owns 17,687 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $1,831,000 after buying an additional 1,116 shares during the period. 76.83% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

NXP Semiconductors N.V. 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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