Keystone Automotive Industries Inc (NYSE:KEYS) Move as Institutional Investors’ Sentiment Improved

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Sentiment for Keystone Automotive Industries Inc (NYSE:KEYS)

Keystone Automotive Industries Inc (NYSE:KEYS) institutional sentiment increased to 1.39 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.21, from 1.18 in 2018Q2. The ratio is better, as 192 active investment managers increased and opened new holdings, while 138 trimmed and sold stock positions in Keystone Automotive Industries Inc. The active investment managers in our partner’s database now hold: 155.32 million shares, down from 160.07 million shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Keystone Automotive Industries Inc in their top 10 holdings was flat from 6 to 6 for the same number . Sold All: 24 Reduced: 114 Increased: 123 New Position: 69.

Keysight Technologies, Inc. provides electronic design and test solutions to communications and electronics industries in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $12.62 billion. The Company’s Communications Solutions Group segment provides radio frequency and microwave test instruments and related software, and electronic design automation software tools; oscilloscopes, logic and serial protocol analyzers, logic-signal sources, arbitrary waveform generators, and bit error rate testers; optical modulation analyzers, component analyzers, power meters, and laser source products, as well as optical amplifier, filter, and other passive component solutions; and related software solutions. It has a 78.19 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Electronic Industrial Solutions Group segment offers design tools; design verification solutions; and general purpose test and measurement products, such as digital multi-meters, function generators, waveform synthesizers, counters, data acquisition products, audio analyzers, LCR Meters, thermal imaging solutions, low-cost USB modular units, precision source measurement units, ultra-high precision device current analyzers, test executive software platforms, and a range of power supplies.

The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $67.24. About 1.17M shares traded. Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) has risen 39.54% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.54% the S&P500.

Analysts await Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $0.72 earnings per share, up 63.64 % or $0.28 from last year’s $0.44 per share. KEYS’s profit will be $135.10 million for 23.35 P/E if the $0.72 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.96 actual earnings per share reported by Keysight Technologies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.00 % negative EPS growth.

Southport Management L.L.C. holds 8.31% of its portfolio in Keysight Technologies, Inc. for 20,000 shares. Underhill Investment Management Llc owns 206,338 shares or 6.71% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Lateef Investment Management L.P. has 5.46% invested in the company for 664,708 shares. The Rhode Island-based Weybosset Research & Management Llc has invested 4.71% in the stock. Central Securities Corp, a New York-based fund reported 295,000 shares.

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Keysight Technologies’s analysts are positive. Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating Keysight Technologies, 5 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $71 while the high is $80. The stock’s average target of $75.25 is 11.91% above today’s ($67.24) share price. KEYS was included in 5 notes of analysts from July 18, 2018. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, November 21 with “Buy”. On Wednesday, August 22 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 22. The stock of Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, July 18 by Citigroup. Goldman Sachs upgraded Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) on Thursday, October 18 to “Buy” rating.

More notable recent Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Ecolab, Arrow Electronics, Keysight Technologies, Myriad Genetics, Bristow Group, and IRSA Inversiones Y Representaciones SA — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence – GlobeNewswire” on January 04, 2019, also Investorplace.com with their article: “The 10 Best Stocks to Buy to Finish Out 2018 – Investorplace.com” published on December 13, 2018, Businesswire.com published: “Ixia, a Keysight Business, Achieves FIPS 140-2 Validation for Network Packet Brokers – Business Wire” on December 18, 2018. More interesting news about Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Keysight Technologies Delivers Professional Functionality in Entry-Level Oscilloscope – Business Wire” published on January 08, 2019 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Keysight Technologies Submits Industry’s First 5G TTCN-3 Conformance Test Case to 3GPP RAN 5 for 5G NR Device Certification – Business Wire” with publication date: December 20, 2018.

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