Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) was Initiated by Susquehanna to “Positive”. Susquehanna advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 20, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Microsemi Corporation. Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Sep 9, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 50 from a previous price target of $48 .Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Aug 22, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 46 from a previous price target of $42 .
On the company’s financial health, Microsemi Corporation reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.72. The company had revenue of $431.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $430.26 million. The company’s revenue was up 36.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.68 EPS.
Microsemi Corporation opened for trading at $41.22 and hit $41.5 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $41.06, with a gain of 0.32% or 0.13 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,238,908 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,648 M.
In a different news, on Aug 19, 2016, Paul F Folino (director) sold 1,500 shares at $39.80 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 12, 2016, Frederick C Goerner (Exec VP Worldwide Sales & Mktg) sold 4,000 shares at $39.40 per share price. On May 18, 2016, Steven G Litchfield (EVP & Chief Strategy Officer) purchased 15,750 shares at $31.91 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Microsemi Corporation (Microsemi) is a designer manufacturer and marketer of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductor solutions. Microsemis products include high-performance and radiation-hardened analog mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs) field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) system on chip solutions (SoCs) and application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs); power management products; timing and synchronization devices and precise time solutions; voice processing devices; radio frequency (RF) solutions; discrete components; security technologies and scalable anti-tamper products; Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) ICs and midspans. The principal end markets that its serves include aerospace communications defense and security and industrial. Its products are found in various applications such as communications infrastructure systems; military and commercial satellites and aircrafts oil field equipment and airport security systems.