Legal & General Group Plc reduced its position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) by 1.1% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 42,118 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 475 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc’s holdings in Lattice Semiconductor Corporation were worth $292,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in LSCC. Renaissance Technologies LLC purchased a new position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation during the fourth quarter worth $2,870,000. Guggenheim Capital LLC purchased a new position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation during the fourth quarter worth $678,000. Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 198,816 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $1,463,000 after buying an additional 7,001 shares in the last quarter. Boston Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation by 67.9% in the first quarter. Boston Advisors LLC now owns 70,420 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $487,000 after buying an additional 28,475 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation during the first quarter worth $2,768,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 86.59% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) traded down 3.70% on Wednesday, hitting $6.50. The stock had a trading volume of 242,624 shares. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation has a 12-month low of $5.63 and a 12-month high of $7.99. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $6.71 and its 200 day moving average price is $6.90. The firm’s market cap is $794.17 million.

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 8th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.07. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation had a negative net margin of 9.57% and a positive return on equity of 3.72%. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Lattice Semiconductor Corporation will post $0.23 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on LSCC shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Lattice Semiconductor Corporation from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating and issued a $8.30 price target on shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation in a research report on Thursday, April 27th.

In other news, Director Robin Ann Abrams sold 9,091 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.00, for a total value of $63,637.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 82,035 shares in the company, valued at $574,245. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Corporate insiders own 2.79% of the company’s stock.

About Lattice Semiconductor Corporation

Lattice Semiconductor Corporation is a United States-based company, which develops semiconductor technologies that it monetizes through products, solutions and licenses. The Company operates through two segments: the core Lattice (Core) business, which includes intellectual property (IP) and semiconductor devices, and Qterics, a discrete software-as-a-service business unit in the Lattice legal entity structure.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:LSCC)

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