Knowles Corporation (KN) : Analyst Rating Update

Knowles Corporation (KN) : 4 analysts are covering Knowles Corporation (KN) and their average rating on the stock is 2.5, which is read as a Buy. 2 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. However, 1 analysts consider that the stock has more downward risks ahead, hence, they suggest a Strong Sell on the stock. A total of 1 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.

Knowles Corporation (KN) : 4 investment research analysts covering Knowles Corporation (KN) have an average price target of $15.5 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $19 and the lowest target is $12 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $2.89 of the average price.

Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $12.80 and $12.57 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $13.10. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $12.93, notching a gain of 0.47% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,129,471 . The stock had closed at $12.87 on the previous day.

The company shares have dropped -27.86% from its 1 Year high price. On Oct 5, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $22.33 and the one year low was seen on Feb 16, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $14.34 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $13.09.

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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