Keysight Technologies Company Profile (NYSE:KEYS)

About Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)

Keysight Technologies logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. is a measurement company engaged in providing electronic design and test solutions to communications and electronics industries. The Company provides electronic design and test instruments and systems and related software, software design tools and related services that are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment and operation of electronics equipment. The Company operates through three segments: Communications Solutions Group (CSG), Electronic Industrial Solutions Group (EISG) and Services Solutions Group (SSG). The CSG and EISG segments provide electronic design and test software, instruments, and systems used in the simulation, design, validation, manufacturing, installation and optimization of electronic equipment. The SSG segment provides integrated service solutions, including repair and calibration services, professional services and remanufactured equipment.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Testing & Measuring Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:KEYS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.keysight.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.77433 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 185,368,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $39.14
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $37.80
  • 52 Week Range: $26.87 - $42.19
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.24
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.25
  • P/E Growth: 2.24
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.95 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.63
  • Book Value: $11.76 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.55
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $611 million
  • Net Margins: 11.61%
  • Return on Equity: 22.62%
  • Return on Assets: 9.03%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.99%
  • Current Ratio: 2.64%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.97%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.11 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Short Ratio: 1.15
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)

What is Keysight Technologies' stock symbol?

Keysight Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KEYS."

How were Keysight Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Keysight Technologies Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) released its earnings results on Tuesday, June, 6th. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $758 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $748.59 million. Keysight Technologies had a net margin of 11.61% and a return on equity of 22.62%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.61 earnings per share. View Keysight Technologies' Earnings History.

When will Keysight Technologies make its next earnings announcement?

Keysight Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Keysight Technologies.

What guidance has Keysight Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Keysight Technologies issued an update on its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.51-0.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $840-880 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $842.99 million.

Where is Keysight Technologies' stock going? Where will Keysight Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Keysight Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Keysight Technologies' stock price to reach $45.88 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Keysight Technologies.

What are analysts saying about Keysight Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Keysight Technologies stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Keysight Technologies, Inc. is an Applied Technology company that provides electronic measurement solutions to the communications and electronics industries. It provides electronic measurement instruments and systems and related software, software design tools, and related services that are used in the design, development, manufacture, installation, deployment, and operation of electronics equipment. The Company provides start-up assistance, consulting, optimization and application support throughout the customer's product lifecycle. It also offers customization, consulting and optimization services throughout the customer's product lifecycle. Keysight Technologies, Inc. is headquartered in Santa Rosa, California. " (6/21/2017)
  • 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "Despite unexpected delays in US aero/defense spending, we are encouraged with KEYS' ability to still deliver an in line 1Q & initial 2Q guide. With the 1Q update out of the way, we think the stock grinds higher as focus pivots back to the XXIA deal prospects. Our analysis points to pro-forma EPS power of >$3/sh in FY19, which is not fully reflected in the stock, in our view. Reit. Buy / PT to $45 (from $42)." (2/17/2017)

Are investors shorting Keysight Technologies?

Keysight Technologies saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,985,115 shares, an increase of 63.5% from the June 15th total of 1,214,400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,828,642 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 1.1% of the company's stock are short sold.

Who are some of Keysight Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Keysight Technologies' key executives?

Keysight Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul N. Clark, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Ronald S. Nersesian, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Neil Dougherty, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Jay Alexander, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Stephen Williams, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Ingrid A. Estrada, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Michael Gasparian, Senior Vice President, President - Communications Solutions Group
  • Soon Chai Gooi, Senior Vice President, President - Industrial Solutions Group
  • John Page, Senior Vice President, President - Services Solutions Group
  • Mark Wallace, Senior Vice President - Worldwide Sales

Who owns Keysight Technologies stock?

Keysight Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.46%), First Quadrant L P CA (0.17%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.05%), Aperio Group LLC (0.05%), State Treasurer State of Michigan (0.04%) and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.04%). Company insiders that own Keysight Technologies stock include Charles J Dockendorff, Ingrid A Estrada, Jay Alexander, Michael Gasparian, Neil Dougherty, Ronald S Nersesian and Soon Chai Gooi. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Keysight Technologies.

Who sold Keysight Technologies stock? Who is selling Keysight Technologies stock?

Keysight Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fox Run Management L.L.C., Fruth Investment Management, CrestPoint Capital Management LLC, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC and Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Keysight Technologies stock in the last year include Ingrid A Estrada, Jay Alexander, Michael Gasparian, Ronald S Nersesian and Soon Chai Gooi. View Insider Buying and Selling for Keysight Technologies.

Who bought Keysight Technologies stock? Who is buying Keysight Technologies stock?

Keysight Technologies' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Quadrant L P CA, Aperio Group LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd., State Treasurer State of Michigan, New England Research & Management Inc. and Oakbrook Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Keysight Technologies.

How do I buy Keysight Technologies stock?

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

What is Keysight Technologies' stock price today?

One share of Keysight Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.80.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Keysight Technologies (NYSE KEYS)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  94 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  125 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  219
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Keysight Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.78)
Consensus Price Target: $45.88 (9.75% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/21/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$50.00LowView Rating Details
7/4/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
6/16/2017Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$47.00HighView Rating Details
6/8/2017Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetBuy$47.00 -> $53.00MediumView Rating Details
6/7/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$39.00 -> $46.00LowView Rating Details
6/7/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$44.00 -> $49.00HighView Rating Details
6/7/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$36.00 -> $40.00HighView Rating Details
6/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$38.00LowView Rating Details
5/15/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$44.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Earnings by Quarter for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Keysight Technologies (NYSE KEYS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/15/2017$0.59N/AView Earnings Details
6/6/2017Q2 17$0.52$0.64$748.59 million$758.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2017Q117$0.56$0.57$723.96 million$726.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q416$0.64$0.64$736.94 million$751.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2016Q316$0.60$0.63$718.89 million$718.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q216$0.56$0.61$715.36 million$731.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q116$0.49$0.55$715.24 million$721.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q415$0.64$0.71$754.34 million$750.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/19/2015Q315$0.46$0.55$657.00 million$685.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2015Q2$0.65$0.70$743.00 million$740.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q115$0.46$0.44$759.53 million$701.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.23%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.73%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/17/2017Michael GasparianSVPSell2,677$41.66$111,523.82View SEC Filing  
6/28/2017Soon Chai GooiSVPSell65,986$38.70$2,553,658.20View SEC Filing  
6/23/2017Jay AlexanderSVPSell11,663$38.50$449,025.50View SEC Filing  
6/23/2017Ronald S. NersesianInsiderSell330,451$38.29$12,652,968.79View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Charles J DockendorffDirectorBuy13,210$37.81$499,470.10View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Ingrid A EstradaSVPSell18,130$37.26$675,523.80View SEC Filing  
6/7/2017Michael GasparianSVPSell5,353$41.51$222,203.03View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Michael GasparianSVPSell27,294$39.75$1,084,936.50View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Michael GasparianSVPSell2,692$35.90$96,642.80View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Michael GasparianSVPSell4,382$31.00$135,842.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Michael GasparianSVPSell5,384$30.09$162,004.56View SEC Filing  
1/7/2016Neil DoughertyCFOSell11,307$26.76$302,575.32View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Soon Chai GooiSVPSell21,993$33.12$728,408.16View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
Latest Headlines for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group LLC Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Keysight Technologies Inc. (NYSE:KEYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 9:00 AM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Announces Retirement of Mike Gasparian; Satish Dhanasekaran Named Communications ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 21 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Announces Retirement of Mike Gasparian; Satish Dhanasekaran Named Communications Solutions Group President, Marie Hattar Named Chief Marketing Officer
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 12:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Rises By 63.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) SVP Michael Gasparian Sells 2,677 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 8:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$860.77 Million in Sales Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 3:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDallas-based DataBank to develop 95,000 square foot Coda data center in Midtown (SLIDESHOW)
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 4:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (NYSE:KEYS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.53 EPS Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 10:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Keysight Technologies, Inc. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 4:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Receives Outperform Rating from Wells Fargo & Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) SVP Sells 65,986 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 7:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) President and CEO Ronald S. Nersesian Sold $12.7 million of Shares
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) SVP Sells 11,663 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 7:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Insider Sells 330,451 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 7:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KEYS-US : June 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 6:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 11:32 AM
prnewswire.com logoToday's Research Report Coverage on Scientific and Technical Instruments Stocks -- Sensata Technologies, Keysight ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - June 21 at 3:55 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Launches E-Mobility Test, Measurement ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 19 at 10:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Keysight Technologies, Inc. : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 5:10 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 5:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Keysight Technologies (KEYS) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 12:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Launches E-Mobility Test, Measurement Innovations Enabling Cost-Effective, High-Power/High-Voltage Product Deployments
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 12:07 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies' Triple-Output Power Supplies Reduce ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 17 at 5:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Upgraded to Outperform at Robert W. Baird
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies’ Triple-Output Power Supplies Reduce Power Issues, Enable Engineers to Simulate Power Problems Early in Design Cycle
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 7:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Director Charles J. Dockendorff Purchases 13,210 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 7:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) SVP Ingrid A. Estrada Sells 18,130 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 7:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 12:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KEYS-US : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 3:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBank of America Corp Reiterates $53.00 Price Target for Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMichael Gasparian Sells 5,353 Shares of Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Keysight Technologies, Inc. : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Robert W. Baird
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 11:38 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Keysight Technologies to collaborate with Qualcomm Technologies
www.reuters.com - June 8 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. :KEYS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 7:05 PM
marketwatch.com logoKeysight Tech shares rally to record as profit beats Street view - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - June 7 at 10:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) PT Set at $46.00 by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 7:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 12:22 PM
rttnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. Announces 8% Advance In Q2 Earnings
www.rttnews.com - June 7 at 9:42 AM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 7 at 9:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KEYS earnings conference call or presentation 6-Jun-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 9:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Gets Price-Target Hike; Video Game Makers Touted Before E3
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 9:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Price Target Raised to $40.00 at Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 8:16 AM
seekingalpha.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - June 6 at 11:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMichael Gasparian Sells 27,294 Shares of Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 7:27 PM
streetinsider.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Says It Was Selected by Qualcomm for 5G Test Solutions
www.streetinsider.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM
rttnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Is Rising After Q2 Earnings Beat
www.rttnews.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM

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