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: Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:KEYS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.keysight.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $6.58 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 171,543,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $37.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $37.00
  • 52 Week Range: $26.87 - $39.49
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.36
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.10
  • P/E Growth: 38.85
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.92 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.25
  • Book Value: $9.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.00
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $643 million
  • Net Margins: 11.51%
  • Return on Equity: 25.73%
  • Return on Assets: 10.55%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
  • Current Ratio: 2.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.14%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 880,483 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 1
 

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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 17th. The company reported $0.63 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $718 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $718.89 million. Keysight Technologies had a return on equity of 25.73% and a net margin of 11.51%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.55 EPS. 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, June, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Keysight Technologies.

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

7 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Keysight Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $50.00. On average, they expect Keysight Technologies' stock price to reach $40.50 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. " (4/24/2017)
  • 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 May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 850,021 shares, an increase of 48.7% from the April 28th total of 571,802 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 581,224 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 0.5% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of Keysight Technologies' key competitors?

Who owns Keysight Technologies stock?

Keysight Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.69%), BlackRock Inc. (8.48%), FMR LLC (4.82%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.27%), American Century Companies Inc. (3.56%) and Primecap Management Co. CA (3.23%). Company insiders that own Keysight Technologies stock include Michael Gasparian, Neil Dougherty 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 Alliancebernstein L.P., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Marshall Wace LLP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Becker Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Keysight Technologies.

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

Keysight Technologies' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Wellington Management Group LLP, Vanguard Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and American Century Companies Inc.. 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.

How much does a share of Keysight Technologies stock cost?

One share of Keysight Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.36.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.71)
Consensus Price Target: $40.50 (5.58% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageOutperform$44.00N/AView Rating Details
4/19/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$36.00LowView Rating Details
4/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$45.00 -> $50.00MediumView Rating Details
4/6/2017Wells Fargo & CoInitiated CoverageOutperformLowView Rating Details
4/5/2017Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy$45.00LowView Rating Details
1/11/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$39.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
8/18/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$29.00 -> $28.00N/AView Rating Details
3/9/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncDowngradeNeutral -> Sell$24.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 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
6/6/2017        
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: $2.46 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.54 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: 85.02%
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
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 logo$750.77 Million in Sales Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 7:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.52 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 12:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Short Interest Up 48.7% in May
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 7:00 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Delivers Insight in 5G, IoT, Aerospace and Defense Design, Test Solutions at IMS 2017 - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - May 24 at 6:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Delivers Insight in 5G, IoT, Aerospace and Defense Design, Test Solutions at IMS 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 5:44 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Enables Developers to Characterize Broadband Millimeter-Wave Designs with Greater ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - May 23 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Enables Developers to Characterize Broadband Millimeter-Wave Designs with Greater Accuracy and Confidence
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 5:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Lowered to "C" at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 21 at 10:34 PM
marketwatch.com logoAverna Announces Partnership with MaxEye Technologies to Market Digital Video & Audio Toolkits for Infotainment Testing
www.marketwatch.com - May 18 at 9:07 AM
prnewswire.com logoFiber Optic Testing Equipment (FOTE) Market: Asia Pacific Projected to Remain Most Attractive Regional Market, Says TMR
www.prnewswire.com - May 15 at 10:42 AM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies to Host Webcast of Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - May 9 at 12:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies to Host Webcast of Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 12:06 PM
cnbc.com logoUPDATE 3-Gigamon shares jump as activist investor Elliott takes stake
www.cnbc.com - May 8 at 5:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 11:20 AM
marketwatch.com logoTop Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Asure Software, Fluor, Lam Research, Newfield Exploration, Tesla, Yext and Many More
www.marketwatch.com - May 8 at 9:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.47
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 10:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) to Post $0.52 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 8:02 PM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports Initiation on Scientific Instruments Stocks -- Garmin, Keysight Technologies, FLIR Systems, and II ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 2 at 10:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 9:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 7:44 PM
nasdaq.com logoFirst Week of KEYS June 16th Options Trading
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 7:07 PM
marketwatch.com logoMillimeter Wave (MMW) Technology Market Worth $8.69 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.
www.marketwatch.com - April 27 at 11:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:KEYS) : April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 6:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KEYS-US : April 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 6:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStifel Nicolaus Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 1:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 11:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Given Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 1:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.16
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 11:49 PM
bizjournals.com logoXilinx Delivers Broad Deployment of Dynamic Reconfiguration Technology
www.bizjournals.com - April 20 at 11:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies' (KEYS) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 5:00 PM
streetinsider.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Closes Acquisition of Ixia (XXIA)
www.streetinsider.com - April 18 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Announces Closing of Acquisition of Ixia
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 5:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Given "Buy" Rating at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:16 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Keysight Technologies receives final regulatory clearance for Ixia acquisition - Reuters
www.reuters.com - April 14 at 6:03 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies, Ixia Announce Receipt of Final Regulatory Clearance for Keysight's Acquisition of Ixia ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - April 14 at 6:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) Getting Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Ixia Announce Receipt of Final Regulatory Clearance for Keysight’s Acquisition of Ixia—Acquisition to Close Soon
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 5:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$738.53 Million in Sales Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 12:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Keysight Technologies a Great Stock for Value Investors? - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 8:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.53 Earnings Per Share Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 2:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Keysight Technologies a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Coverage Initiated at Wells Fargo & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 5:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Now Covered by Bank of America Corp
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 11:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 2:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Upgraded to "B-" at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 11:31 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes in Connection with Pending ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 29 at 6:41 PM
moodys.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. -- Moody's rates Keysight's new senior notes at Baa3; outlook stable
www.moodys.com - March 28 at 5:43 PM

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