Skyworks Solutions Inc (SWKS) was Initiated by Cowen to “Market Perform” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $78. Cowen advised their investors in a research report released on Apr 18, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Skyworks Solutions Inc. Skyworks Solutions Inc was Downgraded by Citigroup to ” Neutral” on Mar 29, 2016. Skyworks Solutions Inc was Upgraded by Goldman to ” Buy” on Feb 3, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by Craig Hallum on Jan 29, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 90 from a previous price target of $100 .
On the company’s financial health, Skyworks Solutions Inc reported $1.60 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Jan 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.58. The company had revenue of $926.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $920.03 million. The company’s revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.26 EPS.
Skyworks Solutions Inc closed down -1.71 points or -2.23% at $75.06 with 32,55,556 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $76.64, the shares hit an intraday low of $74.95 and an intraday high of $77.16 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
In a different news, on Apr 15, 2016, Liam Griffin (President) sold 2,500 shares at $75.28 per share price. According to the SEC, on Apr 14, 2016, David J Aldrich (Chairman and CEO) sold 15,000 shares at $74.79 per share price. On Apr 8, 2016, Donald W Palette (EVP & CFO) sold 18,686 shares at $75.91 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Skyworks Solutions Inc. is engaged in the production of analog semiconductors. The Company supports automotive broadband wireless infrastructure energy management Global Positioning System (GPS) industrial medical military wireless networking smartphone and tablet applications. The Company’s portfolio includes amplifiers attenuators circulators demodulators detectors diodes directional couplers front-end modules hybrids infrastructure radio frequency (RF) subsystems isolators lighting and display solutions mixers modulators optocouplers optoisolators phase shifters phase locked loops (PLLs) synthesizers voltage controlled oscillator power dividers (VCOs) power dividers/combiners power management devices receivers switches and technical ceramics. The Company’s products include Front-end Modules and Amplifiers Wireless Infrastructure Power Management Precision Analog Components WiFi Connectivity and Smart Energy.