Diversified Trust Co lowered its position in shares of NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) by 0.8% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 19,492 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock after selling 167 shares during the quarter. Diversified Trust Co’s holdings in NXP Semiconductors were worth $2,127,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Redhawk Wealth Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in NXP Semiconductors in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $218,000. River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP increased its stake in NXP Semiconductors by 19.8% in the 2nd quarter. River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP now owns 30,300 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $2,957,000 after buying an additional 5,000 shares during the period. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group increased its stake in NXP Semiconductors by 17.3% in the 2nd quarter. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group now owns 1,508 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $147,000 after buying an additional 222 shares during the period. Boston Partners increased its stake in NXP Semiconductors by 196.1% in the 2nd quarter. Boston Partners now owns 5,020,470 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $490,104,000 after buying an additional 3,324,672 shares during the period. Finally, Atria Investments LLC increased its stake in NXP Semiconductors by 7.2% in the 2nd quarter. Atria Investments LLC now owns 18,982 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock valued at $1,913,000 after buying an additional 1,283 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 74.81% of the company’s stock.

In other NXP Semiconductors news, EVP Keith M. Shull sold 4,196 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $108.14, for a total transaction of $453,755.44. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 9,587 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,036,738.18. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, EVP Keith M. Shull sold 4,569 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $105.53, for a total transaction of $482,166.57. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 13,783 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,454,519.99. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders have sold 18,765 shares of company stock worth $1,919,522.

Several analysts recently issued reports on NXPI shares. ValuEngine raised shares of NXP Semiconductors from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 1st. BidaskClub upgraded shares of NXP Semiconductors from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 12th. Loop Capital set a $130.00 price objective on shares of NXP Semiconductors and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 26th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of NXP Semiconductors from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, October 4th. Finally, Raymond James started coverage on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research note on Monday, August 19th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $115.00 price objective for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating, fourteen have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $106.90.

NASDAQ:NXPI traded up $2.38 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $106.13. 310,106 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,657,063. NXP Semiconductors NV has a 12 month low of $67.62 and a 12 month high of $113.50. The company has a fifty day moving average of $105.27 and a 200 day moving average of $99.20. The company has a quick ratio of 1.44, a current ratio of 1.82 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.79. The stock has a market cap of $34.10 billion, a PE ratio of 17.87, a PEG ratio of 1.39 and a beta of 1.25.

NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 30th. The semiconductor provider reported $2.00 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.48 by $0.52. NXP Semiconductors had a net margin of 23.10% and a return on equity of 22.22%. The firm had revenue of $2.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.20 billion. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that NXP Semiconductors NV will post 6.34 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 4th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 16th were issued a dividend of $0.375 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, September 13th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.41%. This is a positive change from NXP Semiconductors’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. NXP Semiconductors’s dividend payout ratio is currently 25.25%.

About NXP Semiconductors

NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, provides high performance mixed signal solutions for radio frequency (RF), analog, power management, interface, security, and digital processing products worldwide. The company offers products for audio and visual head-end unit applications, such as single-chip radio solutions, multi-standard radios, audio amplifiers and power analog products, and i.MX applications processors; in-vehicle networking products; two-way secure entry products; various sensors and microcontrollers; power management solutions; battery cell controllers; and solutions for radar, vision, vehicle-to-vehicle, and vehicle-to-infrastructure systems.

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