Analyst Research and Recommendations: Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (MXWL), Semtech Corporation (SMTC)

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) tinted loss of -0.21% (-0.01 points) to US$4.72. The volume of 1.6 Million shares climbed up over an trading activity of 1.25 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -0.07. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$6.27 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$1.77. The corporation has a market cap of US$216.54 Million.

Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL)’s earnings per share has been growing at a -47.4 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as -14.1 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -37.4 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was -30.9 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 65.5 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of -29.9 percent and possesses 20.3 percent gross margin.

Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 1 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 3 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.5. 0 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) is worth US$3.59 Billion and has recently fallen -0.29% to US$54.22. The latest exchange of 0.15 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 529.9 Million shares. The day began at US$54.35 but the price moved to US$53.4 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$54.46. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$60.55 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$58.55.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 40.22, a price to book ratio of 5.18, and a price to sales ratio of 5.91. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 0.3%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown 19.1%. With an institutional ownership near 0%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 1.35.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 4 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 2 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 6 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 1.83.