Tudor Investment Corp ET AL lessened its stake in shares of Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA) by 9.0% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 26,172 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 2,586 shares during the quarter. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL’s holdings in Xcerra Corporation were worth $256,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in shares of Xcerra Corporation by 1.6% during the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 3,023,104 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $29,536,000 after buying an additional 47,037 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Xcerra Corporation by 3.2% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,564,821 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $25,057,000 after buying an additional 79,201 shares during the last quarter. Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY grew its stake in shares of Xcerra Corporation by 15.1% during the second quarter. Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY now owns 1,716,500 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $16,770,000 after buying an additional 225,400 shares during the last quarter. Alpine Associates Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Xcerra Corporation during the second quarter worth $16,626,000. Finally, Northern Trust Corp grew its stake in shares of Xcerra Corporation by 6.7% during the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 1,145,965 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $11,196,000 after buying an additional 71,937 shares during the last quarter. 86.13% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several analysts recently weighed in on XCRA shares. BidaskClub cut shares of Xcerra Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 13th. B. Riley reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a $10.25 price objective on shares of Xcerra Corporation in a research note on Monday, August 28th. Needham & Company LLC reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Xcerra Corporation in a research note on Friday, September 1st. ValuEngine raised shares of Xcerra Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Xcerra Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $11.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Saturday, September 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $10.40.

Shares of Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA) opened at 9.87 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $540.00 million, a PE ratio of 24.07 and a beta of 1.61. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $9.81 and a 200 day moving average of $9.69. Xcerra Corporation has a 1-year low of $5.32 and a 1-year high of $10.01.

Xcerra Corporation (NASDAQ:XCRA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 30th. The semiconductor company reported $0.25 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $126.93 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $106.97 million. Xcerra Corporation had a net margin of 5.77% and a return on equity of 9.08%. Analysts predict that Xcerra Corporation will post $0.75 EPS for the current year.

In other news, VP Pascal Ronde sold 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $9.74, for a total value of $487,000.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 317,250 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $3,090,015. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Corporate insiders own 2.60% of the company’s stock.

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Xcerra Corporation Company Profile

Xcerra Corporation is a provider of 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, PCB Test, Probes/Pins and Fixtures.

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