Shares of Xcerra Corp. (NASDAQ:XCRA) were up 1.8% during mid-day trading on Friday . The company traded as high as $6.13 and last traded at $6.08, with a volume of 141,683 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $5.97.

A number of analysts recently issued reports on XCRA shares. B. Riley reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $8.25 target price on shares of Xcerra Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, June 7th. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Xcerra Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, June 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Xcerra Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 10th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $8.69.

The firm has a market cap of $325.43 million and a PE ratio of 28.68. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $5.93 and a 200 day moving average price of $5.94.

In other news, VP Pascal Ronde sold 30,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $6.63, for a total transaction of $198,900.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 221,250 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,466,887.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website.

Xcerra Corporation, formerly LTX-Credence Corporation, is engaged in providing test and handling capital equipment, interface products, test fixtures and related services to the semiconductor and electronics manufacturing industries. The Company operates through six segments: Semiconductor Test, Semiconductor Handlers, Contactors, Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Test, Probes/Pins and Fixtures.

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