NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NASDAQ: NXPI] surged by $5.56 during the normal trading session on Wednesday and reaching a high of $209.59 during the day while it closed the day at $208.34. The company report on March 16, 2021 that NXP Semiconductors to Join S&P 500 Index.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) (the “Company”) announced that it will be added to the S&P 500 index, beginning at the open of trading on Monday, March 22, 2021.
“We are honored to join the esteemed group of global companies that comprise the S&P 500,” said Kurt Sievers, President and CEO of NXP Semiconductors. “This significant milestone reflects the efforts of our entire global NXP team, dedicated to being the world leader in secure connections for the smarter world, and driving innovation to make lives easier, better, and safer.”.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. stock has also gained 15.47% of its value over the past 7 days. However, NXPI stock has inclined by 31.48% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 63.52% and gained 31.02% year-on date.
The market cap for NXPI stock reached $59.29 billion, with 280.52 million shares outstanding and 275.64 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.92M shares, NXPI reached a trading volume of 7265353 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for NXPI shares is $203.88 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on NXPI stock is a recommendation set at 2.10. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Citigroup have made an estimate for NXP Semiconductors N.V. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on February 25, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on February 03, 2021, representing the official price target for NXP Semiconductors N.V. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise from $220 to $225, while Cowen kept a Outperform rating on NXPI stock. On December 15, 2020, analysts increased their price target for NXPI shares from 152 to 160.
The Average True Range (ATR) for NXP Semiconductors N.V. is set at 9.11, with the Price to Sales ratio for NXPI stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 6.88. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 6.54, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 7.99. Price to Free Cash Flow for NXPI in the course of the last twelve months was 35.51 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.60.
NXPI stock trade performance evaluation
NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 15.47. With this latest performance, NXPI shares gained by 6.61% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 63.52% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 160.16% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for NXPI stock in for the last two-week period is set at 63.76, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 67.73, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 61.86 for NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 180.29, while it was recorded at 196.60 for the last single week of trading, and 143.84 for the last 200 days.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI] shares currently have an operating margin of +4.44 and a Gross Margin at +33.94. NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +0.60.
Return on Total Capital for NXPI is now 2.23, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 0.31. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 0.57, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.26. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 87.72. Additionally, NXPI Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 46.73, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 39.53. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 87.05, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 46.37.
Receivables Turnover for the company is 12.03 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.43.NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.60 and a Current Ratio set at 2.10.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, NXP Semiconductors N.V. posted 1.38/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 1.37/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 0.70%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for NXPI. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for NXP Semiconductors N.V. go to 16.77%.
NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NXPI]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $52,504 million, or 96.30% of NXPI stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of NXPI stocks are: FMR LLC with ownership of 27,637,189, which is approximately -1.017% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/, holding 24,826,513 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $5.17 billion in NXPI stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $3.57 billion in NXPI stock with ownership of nearly 7.218% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in NXP Semiconductors N.V. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 441 institutional holders increased their position in NXP Semiconductors N.V. [NASDAQ:NXPI] by around 20,851,151 shares. Additionally, 312 investors decreased positions by around 22,518,740 shares, while 102 investors held positions by with 208,641,805 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 252,011,696 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. NXPI stock had 150 new institutional investments in for a total of 3,241,746 shares, while 63 institutional investors sold positions of 3,387,841 shares during the same period.