Ixia Company Profile (NASDAQ:XXIA)

About Ixia

Ixia logoIxia is a provider of physical and virtual network application performance and security resilience solutions. The Company's product solutions consist of its hardware platforms, software applications and services, including warranty and maintenance offerings and professional services. The Company helps its customers to validate the performance and security resilience of their applications and networks. The Company offers network test hardware platforms with interchangeable interfaces, using a common set of applications and Application Programing Interfaces (APIs). The Company provides its solutions to network equipment manufacturers (NEMs), service providers, and enterprise and government organizations. The Company's product solutions consist of its hardware platforms, such as chassis, interface cards and appliances, software application tools, and services, including its warranty and maintenance offerings and professional services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Software & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: XXIA
  • CUSIP: 45071R10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $18.078
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.336
  • 52-Week Range: $9.10 - $19.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 182.477
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.00
  • P/E Growth: 3.500
  • Market Cap: $1.60B
  • Outstanding Shares: 82,115,000
  • Beta: 0.75
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 1.89%
  • Return on Equity: 7.94%
  • Return on Assets: 5.45%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.76%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.60%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.17)
Consensus Price Target: $16.29 (16.46% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/16/2017Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> Hold$20.00 -> $19.65View Rating Details
1/31/2017GabelliDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
1/30/2017WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$19.00 -> $19.65View Rating Details
1/30/2017DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$19.65View Rating Details
5/5/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$10.50View Rating Details
4/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$12.00View Rating Details
3/10/2015Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$35.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/21/2017        
2/21/2017Q4 2016$0.18$0.21$127.24 million$128.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.11$0.18$118.30 million$123.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q216$0.07$0.18$114.12 million$120.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.07$0.09$123.26 million$112.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.15$0.22$129.90 million$138.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.13$0.15$124.56 million$125.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.10$0.19$119.78 million$131.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.10$0.12$121.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.12$0.19$117.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3$0.05$0.09$114.00 million$114.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/16/2014Q214$0.04$0.01$109.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q114$0.06$0.06$111.11 million$114.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/23/2014Q413$0.19$0.15$120.37 million$120.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313$0.17$0.18$114.97 million$115.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.18$0.18$114.99 million$115.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.22$0.25$122.41 million$122.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.23$0.24$123.37 million$124.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312$0.20$0.20$106.70 million$109.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.16$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.15$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.17$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.10$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.07$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.14$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.17$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.63 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.78 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.02$0.07$0.05
Q2 20162$0.03$0.04$0.04
Q3 20162$0.07$0.13$0.10
Q4 20162$0.12$0.14$0.13
Q1 20172$0.08$0.10$0.09
Q2 20172$0.12$0.14$0.13
Q3 20172$0.13$0.15$0.14
Q4 20172$0.16$0.26$0.21
Q1 20182$0.12$0.14$0.13
Q2 20182$0.15$0.18$0.17
Q3 20182$0.16$0.18$0.17
Q4 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 24.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 63.59%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/16/2016Patricia KeyInsiderSell1,278$13.69$17,495.82View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Walker H. Colston IIVPSell76$13.69$1,040.44View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Marie HattarInsiderSell10,612$12.31$130,633.72View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Walker H Colston IIVPSell22,500$11.72$263,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Alexander PepeCOOSell141$11.91$1,679.31View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Brent T NovakCFOSell806$11.91$9,599.46View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Matthew S AlexanderInsiderSell10,644$11.99$127,621.56View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Walker H Colston IIVPSell76$11.91$905.16View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Alexander PepeCOOSell142$9.66$1,371.72View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Brent T NovakCFOSell808$9.66$7,805.28View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Christopher Lee WilliamsVPSell165$9.66$1,593.90View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Matthew S AlexanderInsiderSell647$9.66$6,250.02View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Christopher Lee WilliamsVPSell4,251$13.23$56,240.73View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Ronald W. BucklyVPSell10,000$13.25$132,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Walker H. Colston IIVPSell5,814$15.65$90,989.10View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Graaf Raymond DeVPSell99,218$15.69$1,556,730.42View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Walker H Colston IIVPSell8,907$12.13$108,041.91View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Alan GrahameVPSell1,047$10.25$10,731.75View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Brent T NovakCFOSell2,132$10.25$21,853.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Graaf Raymond DeVPSell1,244$15.54$19,331.76View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Victor AlstonCEOSell1,541$15.54$23,947.14View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Graaf Raymond DeVPSell7,918$14.26$112,910.68View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Victor AlstonCEOSell2,319$16.20$37,567.80View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Victor AlstonCEOSell1,540$16.07$24,747.80View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Gail HamiltonDirectorSell7,500$21.81$163,575.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Thomas B MillerCFOSell2,660$20.38$54,210.80View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Alan GrahameVPSell32,812$21.16$694,301.92View SEC Filing  
2/11/2013Thomas B MillerCFOSell14,174$20.47$290,141.78View SEC Filing  
2/8/2013Alan GrahameVPSell20,000$20.89$417,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Hills Ltd. AddingtonMajor ShareholderSell28,000$17.04$477,120.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Hills Ltd. AddingtonMajor ShareholderSell50,000$16.12$806,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Hills Ltd. AddingtonMajor ShareholderSell65,000$15.22$989,300.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
DateHeadline
thestreet.com logoLori Cornmesser-VP, Global Channel Sales, Ixia (Photo: Business Wire) (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.thestreet.com - February 22 at 10:53 AM
4-traders.com logoIXIA (NASDAQ:XXIA) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 10:53 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoIXIA Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:XXIA)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 10:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIxia Vice President of Global Channel Sales, Lori Cornmesser, Recognized as 2017 CRN® Channel Chief (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 10:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIxia Honors 2016 Partner of the Year Recipients at Annual Global Sales Meeting (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 10:52 AM
capitalcube.com logoIxia :XXIA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.capitalcube.com - February 22 at 10:52 AM
News IconIs Ixia (XXIA) cheap for a reason? A look at the intrinsic value (NASDAQ:XXIA)
simplywall.st - February 21 at 4:19 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:10 am Ixia beats by $0.03, reports revs in-line (being acquired by KEYS) (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 4:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Cisco, FireEye, Barracuda, NetApp and Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 4:19 PM
News IconTrex tops Street 4Q forecasts - Charlotte Observer (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.charlotteobserver.com - February 21 at 9:16 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIxia Announces Preliminary Financial Results for 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:02 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Ixia Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:02 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoIxia beats Street 4Q forecasts (NASDAQ:XXIA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:02 AM
News IconEquity Focus: Looking at Shares of Ixia (XXIA) - Baldwin Journal (NASDAQ:XXIA)
baldwinjournal.com - February 18 at 11:10 AM
News IconStifel Just Issued ” Hold” Rating on Ixia (XXIA) - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 18 at 11:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIxia downgraded by Stifel (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIxia Expands Visibility Portfolio with Industry’s Most Modular, Very High Density, Network Tap (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 6:59 AM
News IconIxia Vision ONE Now Interoperable with RSA NetWitness Suite to Deliver Advanced Threat Detection for Hybrid Enterprise Networks (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - February 14 at 7:14 AM
News IconFortinet, Ixia to test terabit firewall (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.financial-news.co.uk - February 14 at 7:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIxia Vision ONE™ Now Interoperable with RSA® NetWitness Suite to Deliver Advanced Threat Detection for Hybrid Enterprise Networks (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 7:14 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIxia to Showcase Solutions that Help Deliver Total Visibility at RSA 2017 (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 4:15 PM
marketexclusive.com logoIXIA (NASDAQ:XXIA) Files An 8-K Other Events - Market Exclusive (NASDAQ:XXIA)
marketexclusive.com - February 7 at 5:53 AM
News IconEarnings Forecast Research on Ixia (XXIA) - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 2 at 6:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Ixia And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:56 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Keysight says Ixia will pay termination fee to Keysight if previously announced merger is terminated (NASDAQ:XXIA)
feeds.reuters.com - February 1 at 8:27 AM
News IconIxia (NASDAQ:XXIA) Reviewed By Analysts (NASDAQ:XXIA)
hoyentv.com - February 1 at 7:35 AM
News IconShares of Ixia (XXIA) Sees Large Outflow of Money (NASDAQ:XXIA)
jagsreport.com - February 1 at 7:35 AM
News IconIxia (XXIA) Expected to Earn Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.26 Per Share (NASDAQ:XXIA)
fairydetox.org - February 1 at 7:35 AM
News IconKeysight, Ixia ink $1.6B deal (NASDAQ:XXIA)
pitchbook.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIXIA (XXIA) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Launches an Investigation into the Fairness of Price and Process … (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
zacks.com logoStrength Seen in Ixia (XXIA): Stock Adds 6.9% in Session (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.zacks.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
rttnews.com logoIxia (XXIA) Jumped To A New High After Bought By Keysight Technologies (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.rttnews.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIXIA (XXIA) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Launches an Investigation into the Fairness of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Ixia; Is $19.65 a Fair Price? (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoIxia downgraded by DA Davidson (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces an Investigation of The Board of Directors of Ixia -XXIA (NASDAQ:XXIA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 8:16 AM
seekingalpha.com logoKeysight Technologies to buy Ixia for $1.6B (NASDAQ:XXIA)
seekingalpha.com - January 30 at 8:36 AM
marketwatch.com logoThe Wall Street Journal: Keysight to buy Ixia for about $1.6 billion (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.marketwatch.com - January 30 at 8:12 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Keysight and Ixia to combine to accelerate growth and create a powerful innovation engine (NASDAQ:XXIA)
feeds.reuters.com - January 30 at 7:25 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoElectronic measurement tool maker Keysight to buy Ixia for $1.6 bln (NASDAQ:XXIA)
feeds.reuters.com - January 30 at 7:25 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoKeysight Technologies nears acquisition of Ixia -sources (NASDAQ:XXIA)
feeds.reuters.com - January 29 at 12:50 PM
News IconIxia (NASDAQ:XXIA) Noted As 'Buy' In Update From Stifel Nicolaus (NASDAQ:XXIA)
perspectivabetica.com - January 29 at 6:53 AM
News IconIxia demos 400 Gigabit Ethernet via eight PAM4 electrical lanes (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.lightwaveonline.com - January 28 at 2:36 AM
News IconStifel Nicolaus reiterated Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA) as 'Buy' With 20 PT (NASDAQ:XXIA)
xboxonezone.com - January 28 at 2:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIxia First to Successfully Demonstrate 400 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) Technology with Eight Electric Lanes of 4-Level Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM4) (NASDAQ:XXIA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 6:54 AM
seekingalpha.com logoReuters: Keysight Technologies exploring buyout of Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA)
seekingalpha.com - January 25 at 8:49 AM
streetinsider.com logoIxia (XXIA) Said to Get Buyout Interest from Thoma Bravo, Silver ... - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.streetinsider.com - January 25 at 2:01 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoExclusive: Keysight Technologies explores acquisition of Ixia: sources (NASDAQ:XXIA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 9:01 PM
News IconIxia (NASDAQ:XXIA) Quarterly EPS Set At $0.19 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 22 at 8:29 AM
News IconInvestors are Looking at Levels for Ixia (XXIA) - Sherwood Daily (NASDAQ:XXIA)
sherwooddaily.com - January 21 at 6:01 AM
News IconIxia (NASDAQ:XXIA) Daily Sentiment Score At -0.103 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:XXIA)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 18 at 6:13 AM

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What is Ixia's stock symbol?

Ixia trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "XXIA."

Where is Ixia's stock going? Where will Ixia's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Ixia's shares. Their forecasts range from $10.50 to $19.65. On average, they expect Ixia's share price to reach $16.29 in the next twelve months.

When will Ixia announce their earnings?

Ixia is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February, 21st 2017.

Who owns Ixia stock?

Ixia's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.11%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.04%), State Street Corp (1.89%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.76%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.69%) and Soros Fund Management LLC (0.54%). Company insiders that own Ixia stock include Alexander Pepe, Brent T Novak, Christopher Lee Williams, Graaf Raymond De, Marie Hattar, Matthew S Alexander, Patricia Key, Ronald W Buckly and Walker H Colston II.

Who sold Ixia stock? Who is selling Ixia stock?

Ixia's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Soros Fund Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Marshall Wace LLP, Royce & Associates LP, FMR LLC and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Ixia stock in the last year include Alexander Pepe, Brent T Novak, Christopher Lee Williams, Marie Hattar, Matthew S Alexander, Patricia Key and Walker H Colston II.

Who bought Ixia stock? Who is buying Ixia stock?

Ixia's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Divisar Capital Management LLC, Oribel Capital Management LP, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, State Street Corp and Oxford Asset Management.

How do I buy Ixia stock?

Shares of Ixia can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Ixia stock cost?

One share of Ixia stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.50.

Ixia (NASDAQ:XXIA) Chart for Wednesday, February, 22, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff