Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) SVP Emre Onder sold 1,734 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $77.15, for a total value of $133,778.10. Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 1,419 shares in the company, valued at approximately $109,475.85. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Emre Onder also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, August 10th, Emre Onder sold 338 shares of Xilinx stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $71.48, for a total value of $24,160.24.

XLNX stock opened at $77.65 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52, a quick ratio of 4.11 and a current ratio of 4.38. Xilinx, Inc. has a twelve month low of $62.27 and a twelve month high of $79.50. The firm has a market capitalization of $19.62 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.57, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.71 and a beta of 1.03.

Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, July 25th. The programmable devices maker reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.01. Xilinx had a return on equity of 31.63% and a net margin of 20.52%. The business had revenue of $684.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $674.46 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.63 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 13.4% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts predict that Xilinx, Inc. will post 3.01 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, August 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 8th were paid a $0.36 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, August 7th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.85%. Xilinx’s payout ratio is 50.88%.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. grew its position in shares of Xilinx by 1.9% during the 2nd quarter. Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 36,049 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $2,353,000 after buying an additional 683 shares in the last quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. grew its position in shares of Xilinx by 1.5% during the 2nd quarter. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. now owns 56,373 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $3,679,000 after buying an additional 828 shares in the last quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY grew its position in shares of Xilinx by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY now owns 51,156 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $3,338,000 after buying an additional 844 shares in the last quarter. Elefante Mark B grew its position in shares of Xilinx by 14.8% during the 2nd quarter. Elefante Mark B now owns 6,610 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $431,000 after buying an additional 850 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Koch Industries Inc. grew its position in shares of Xilinx by 6.8% during the 1st quarter. Koch Industries Inc. now owns 14,065 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $1,016,000 after buying an additional 898 shares in the last quarter. 87.38% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several analysts recently weighed in on the company. Cowen assumed coverage on Xilinx in a report on Friday, September 7th. They set a “market perform” rating and a $81.00 price target on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded Xilinx from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 29th. Robert W. Baird upgraded Xilinx from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and increased their price target for the company from $71.00 to $90.00 in a report on Tuesday, August 28th. Deutsche Bank increased their price target on Xilinx from $69.00 to $71.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 22nd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Xilinx from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $83.00 price target on the stock in a report on Friday, July 27th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company. Xilinx has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $78.47.

Xilinx Company Profile

Xilinx, Inc designs and develops programmable devices and associated technologies worldwide. Its programmable devices comprise integrated circuits (ICs) in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), such as programmable system on chips, and three dimensional ICs; adaptive compute acceleration platform; software design tools to program the PLDs; software development environments and embedded platforms; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards; and intellectual property (IP) core licenses covering Ethernet, memory controllers, Interlaken, and peripheral component interconnect express interfaces, as well as domain-specific IP in the areas of embedded, digital signal processing and connectivity, and market-specific IP cores.

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