Analyst Rating Update on Knowles Corporation (KN)

Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) : The consensus on Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) based on 4 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.5, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 2 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 1 analyst sees the stock overvalued at current levels and advises a Strong Sell on the stock.

Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) : The most positive equity analysts on Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) expects the shares to touch $19, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $12 in the short term. The company is covered by 4 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $15.5 with an expected fluctuation of $2.89 from the mean.

For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.

Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $13.44, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $13.53 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $13.02 and closed the trading day at $13.3, in the green by 1.22%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,079,303. The stock had closed at $13.14 in the previous days trading.

In an insider trading activity,The director officer (President & CEO) of Knowles Corp, Niew Jeffrey sold 4,467 shares at $11.15 on February 18, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $49,807. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Knowles Corporation (Knowles) is a supplier of micro-acoustic solutions and specialty components serving the mobile communications, consumer electronics, medical technology, military, aerospace and industrial markets. The Company operates micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) microphones, speakers and receivers which are used in smartphones, tablets and mobile handsets. The Companys segments include Mobile Consumer Electronics (MCE) and Specialty Components (SC). MCE includes analog and digital microphones, MEMS microphones, surface mounted device microphones, multi-functional devices, and integrated audio sub-systems, among others. SC includes transducers, oscillators, capacitors and filters. The Company is also a manufacturer of transducers used in hearing aids and other medical devices and capacitor components which provide various types of communication. The Companys wholly owned subsidiary Audience, Inc. offers intelligent audio and signal processing solutions.

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