Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) CEO Moshe Gavrielov sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $75.81, for a total value of $1,516,200.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 62,813 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $4,761,853.53. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Moshe Gavrielov also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, October 30th, Moshe Gavrielov sold 1,400 shares of Xilinx stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $73.38, for a total value of $102,732.00.

Shares of Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) traded up $0.44 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $76.30. The stock had a trading volume of 1,510,282 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,402,632. Xilinx, Inc. has a 52 week low of $54.99 and a 52 week high of $76.58. The firm has a market capitalization of $19,200.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 32.19, a PEG ratio of 3.05 and a beta of 1.08. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70, a quick ratio of 9.35 and a current ratio of 9.86.

Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The programmable devices maker reported $0.65 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.02. Xilinx had a return on equity of 25.17% and a net margin of 25.93%. The company had revenue of $620.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $620.99 million. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.61 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.1% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts predict that Xilinx, Inc. will post 2.59 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have issued reports on the company. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $80.00 price objective on shares of Xilinx in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $68.00 price objective on shares of Xilinx in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Barclays increased their price objective on Xilinx from $65.00 to $67.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. BidaskClub lowered Xilinx from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, December 2nd. Finally, Argus increased their price objective on Xilinx to $85.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 9th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have assigned a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $71.53.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in XLNX. Neuberger Berman Group LLC increased its position in Xilinx by 1.8% in the second quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 13,909 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $895,000 after purchasing an additional 251 shares during the period. CIBC World Markets Inc. acquired a new stake in Xilinx in the second quarter worth about $328,000. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its position in Xilinx by 46.2% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 2,964 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $191,000 after purchasing an additional 936 shares during the period. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its position in Xilinx by 44.6% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 678,508 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $43,641,000 after purchasing an additional 209,182 shares during the period. Finally, ProShare Advisors LLC increased its position in Xilinx by 22.1% in the second quarter. ProShare Advisors LLC now owns 112,403 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $7,230,000 after purchasing an additional 20,379 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 94.96% of the company’s stock.

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Xilinx Company Profile

Xilinx, Inc (Xilinx) is engaged in designing and developing programmable devices and associated technologies. The Company’s programmable devices and associated technologies include integrated circuits (ICs) in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), including programmable System on Chips (SoCs) and three-dimensional ICs (3D ICs); software design tools to program the PLDs; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards, and intellectual property (IP), which consists of Xilinx, and various third-party verification and IP cores.

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