Investors sold shares of NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) on strength during trading on Thursday. $45.60 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $71.81 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $26.21 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, NXP Semiconductors NV had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. NXP Semiconductors NV traded up $0.42 for the day and closed at $76.47

A number of research firms have commented on NXPI. Jefferies Group restated a “buy” rating and set a $130.00 target price on shares of NXP Semiconductors NV in a research note on Tuesday, June 28th. Nomura Holdings Inc. restated a “buy” rating and set a $100.00 target price on shares of NXP Semiconductors NV in a research note on Tuesday, May 24th. Vetr upgraded shares of NXP Semiconductors NV from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $101.75 price objective on the stock in a research report on Monday, June 6th. Drexel Hamilton lifted their price objective on shares of NXP Semiconductors NV from $102.00 to $115.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 26th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of NXP Semiconductors NV from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 6th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-three have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $107.03.

The company has a 50-day moving average price of $86.08 and a 200 day moving average price of $80.50. The stock has a market capitalization of $19.25 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.15.

NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) last issued its earnings results on Monday, April 25th. The semiconductor provider reported $1.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.05. Analysts predict that NXP Semiconductors NV will post $5.70 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of hedge funds recently modified their holdings of the stock. Brown Advisory Inc. boosted its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV by 8.2% in the fourth quarter. Brown Advisory Inc. now owns 5,615,311 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $473,091,000 after buying an additional 425,185 shares during the last quarter. Johnston Asset Management Corp boosted its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV by 4.0% in the fourth quarter. Johnston Asset Management Corp now owns 1,850,151 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $155,875,000 after buying an additional 71,448 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV by 15.0% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,817,987 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $153,166,000 after buying an additional 237,690 shares during the last quarter. CI Investments Inc. boosted its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. CI Investments Inc. now owns 1,699,725 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $143,202,000 after buying an additional 9,100 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Cornerstone Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV during the fourth quarter valued at about $45,155,000.

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXP) is a holding company. The Company operates as a semiconductor company and a long-standing supplier. The Company provides high performance mixed signal and standard product solutions. The Company’s segments include High Performance Mixed Signal (HPMS), Standard Products (SP), and Corporate and Other.

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