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 most optimistic price target was 116, implying a possible profit of 5.15 percent. The most pessimistic price target was 105, implying a possible loss of -4.82 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 3.56 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed upwards by 0 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 2.72 percent.

People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 2 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, compared to 2 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of NXPI to grow at a rate of 26.39 percent. It's possible to gain additional insight about growth valuation of a company by looking at the PEG ratio. Smaller PEG ratios are desirable, as that can indicate whether the high price level of a stock is warranted by high growth. Many investors consider PEG ratios between 0 and 1 as preferrable, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. NXPI has a PEG ratio of 0.95.

NXPI has traded between a high of 110.43 and a low of 80.13 over the past year. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 37.68 percent, and 0.1 percent lower than its 52-week high. NXPI has a price/earnings 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 market cap of NXPI is $38.18 billion. NXPI is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.