Analog Devices (ADI) was Initiated by Goldman to “Sell” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $50. Goldman advised their investors in a research report released on Jun 2, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Analog Devices. Analog Devices was Downgraded by Raymond James to ” Outperform” on Apr 19, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Analog Devices reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on May 18, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.62. The company had revenue of $778.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $777.65 million. The company’s revenue was down -5.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.73 EPS.
Analog Devices opened for trading at $58.11 and hit $58.77 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $58.65, with a gain of 0.26% or 0.15 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,77,070 shares. Company has a market cap of $18,026 M.
In a different news, on Apr 8, 2016, Kenton J Sicchitano (director) sold 15,000 shares at $58.28 per share price. According to the SEC, on Apr 5, 2016, Margaret K Seif (SVP, CLO & Secretary) sold 2,000 shares at $59.00 per share price. On Jan 7, 2016, David Zinsner (SVP, Finance & CFO) sold 7,000 shares at $51.98 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Analog Devices Inc. is engaged in the design manufacture and marketing of high-performance analog mixed-signal and digital signal processing integrated circuits (ICs). The Company is focused on solving the engineering challenges associated with signal processing in electronic equipment. The Companys produces a wide range of products including data converters amplifiers and linear products radio frequency (RF) ICs power management products sensors based on micro-electro mechanical systems (MEMS) technology and other sensors and processing products including DSP and other processors that are designed to meet the needs of a broad base of customers. The Company focuses on strategic markets where its signal processing technology is often a critical differentiator in its customers products in the industrial automotive consumer and communications markets.