Impact of Brokerage Rating on Xilinx, Inc.(XLNX)

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Beta for Marriott International, Inc. stands at 1.23 while its ATR (average true range) is 1.01. The company has a total of 392.02 Million shares outstanding. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc.

Xilinx Inc. on 01/26/2017 reported its EPS as $0.52 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.49. Concert Wealth Management Inc. now owns 13,409 shares of the programmable devices maker's stock worth $620,000 after buying an additional 1,563 shares during the period. Shelton Capital Management raised its stake in shares of Xilinx by 3.2% in the second quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD now owns 19,314 shares of the programmable devices maker's stock worth $890,000 after buying an additional 278 shares during the period. Finally, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC raised its position in Xilinx by 147.1% in the second quarter. Capital International Investors now owns 11,617,440 shares of the programmable devices maker's stock worth $535,913,000 after buying an additional 928,500 shares during the period. Evercore ISI assumed coverage on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Wednesday, December 14th. (NASDAQ:XLNX) declined -1.28% yesterday to close its trading session at $58.75. The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,528,666 shares. Xilinx has a 52-week low of $41.53 and a 52-week high of $62.24.

In recent trade, the price was -2.52% down its 200 day moving average and was brought -0.22% down versus its 50-day simple moving average.

Xilinx Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 25, 2017.

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) in the last quarter reported its actual EPS of $0.91/share where the analyst estimated EPS was $0.88/share. The average revenue estimate for the year ending March 2017 is $2.35B by 19 analysts.

The Company now has ROA (Return on Assets) of 6.7 percent, Return on Equity (ROE) of -60.5 Percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 184.5% with Gross margin of 14.8 percent and Operating & Profit margin of 8.1% and 4.8% respectively. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.49 EPS. 2 Analysts have rated it as strong sell.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 23rd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 8th will be given a dividend of $0.33 per share. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 6th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.24%. Xilinx's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 57.89%. If you are reading this piece of content on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States and global copyright and trademark legislation. The correct version of this story can be accessed at

Several other research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Barclays PLC boosted their price target on shares of Xilinx from $45.00 to $48.00 and gave the stock an equal weight rating in a research report on Thursday, October 20th. Nomura restated a "neutral" rating and set a $45.00 target price (up previously from $41.00) on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Saturday, October 22nd. Citigroup Inc. restated a neutral rating and issued a $49.00 price target on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Saturday, October 22nd.

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) was downgraded by research analysts at Vetr from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note issued on Thursday.

In addition to this price estimate, the leading brokerages have announced the earnings estimates for Xilinx, Inc. The Stock had a 2.55 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.56 and 2.56 respectively. Studies indicate that the stock prices of firms with significant positive earnings surprises show above-average performance, while those with negative surprises have below-average performance.

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