Somewhat Positive Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Share Price

News stories about NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. NXP Semiconductors earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned headlines about the semiconductor provider an impact score of 46.7722693978728 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

Here are some of the headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s rankings:

Shares of NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ NXPI) traded up $0.12 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $116.69. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 9,765,500 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,746,826. NXP Semiconductors has a fifty-two week low of $96.00 and a fifty-two week high of $118.20. The company has a current ratio of 2.04, a quick ratio of 1.59 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45. The company has a market cap of $40,380.00, a P/E ratio of 20.65, a P/E/G ratio of 1.01 and a beta of 0.82.

NXPI has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised NXP Semiconductors from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $131.00 target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. BidaskClub raised NXP Semiconductors from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 12th. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $110.00 target price on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research report on Friday, September 8th. Finally, Jefferies Group set a $110.00 price objective on NXP Semiconductors and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Eighteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $113.11.

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NXP Semiconductors Company Profile

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXP) is a holding company. The Company operates as a semiconductor company. The Company provides high performance mixed signal and standard product solutions. The Company’s segments are High Performance Mixed Signal (HPMS), Standard Products (SP), and Corporate and Other. Its product solutions are used in a range of end-market applications, including automotive, personal security and identification, wireless and wireline infrastructure, mobile communications, multi-market industrial, consumer and computing.

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