Analyst Ratings for NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXPI)

Updated: 2017-07-28

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) was awarded an average rating of Hold from investment analysts following the stock. About 30 days ago, NXPI was issued an average rating of Hold.

A buy rating was issued by 1 analysts, 2 gave an overweight rating, 16 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Today, there are 2 more analysts optimistic about the company future as compared with 90 days ago. Over the same time period, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a negative outlook on the stock.

Many analysts weighed in on price targets for NXPI. The highest price target was 116, implying potential capital gains of 5.15 percent. The lowest price target was 105, which equates to a potential downside of -4.82 percent. It is advisable to not rely only on price targets or ratings, as these can be biased for some stocks.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates upwards by an average of 0 percent. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 3.56 percent. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.72 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 2 analysts revised their estimates downwards. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 2 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.

Analysts estimate earnings of NXPI to grow at a rate of 26.39 percent. The PEG ratio of a stock is another value frequently studied by investors. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, although it is frequently more appropriate to compare PEG ratios to the company's peers. The PEG ratio of NXPI is 0.95.

In the trailing 52-weeks, NXPI hit 110.43 at the highest peak, while it's lowest trading point was 80.13. Today's price is 37.68 percent above the 52-week low, and 0.1 percent below the high. NXPI has a P/E ratio of 25.19. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The NXPI value stock report compares NXPI to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $38.18 billion. NXPI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.