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: $7.5074 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 186,007,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $40.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.03
  • 52 Week Range: $30.65 - $43.15
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.89
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.95
  • P/E Growth: 2.90
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.06 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.46
  • Book Value: $11.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.39
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $550 million
  • Net Margins: 7.58%
  • Return on Equity: 20.85%
  • Return on Assets: 8.06%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.92%
  • Current Ratio: 2.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.04%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 971,988 shs.
  • Beta: 1.15
  • Short Ratio: 1.26
 

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 quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 30th. The company reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54 by $0.07. The firm earned $832 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $862.38 million. Keysight Technologies had a return on equity of 20.85% and a net margin of 7.58%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.63 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 Thursday, November, 16th 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 fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.59-0.69 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.66. The company issued revenue guidance of $875-905 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $893.67 million.

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

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month 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 $47.11 in the next year. 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)

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
  • Satish Dhanasekaran, President - Communications Solutions Group
  • Jay Alexander, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Stephen Williams, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Ingrid A. Estrada, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • 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 shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.23%), BlackRock Inc. (8.20%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.99%), FMR LLC (3.96%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.97%) and State Street Corp (2.73%). Company insiders that own Keysight Technologies stock include Charles J Dockendorff, Ingrid A Estrada, Jay Alexander, John C Skinner, 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, AHL Partners LLP and Hahn Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Keysight Technologies stock in the last year include Ingrid A Estrada, Jay Alexander, John C Skinner, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ameriprise Financial Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Eagle Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. 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 $40.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Keysight Technologies (NYSE KEYS)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  160 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  291
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $47.11 (16.32% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/1/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$49.00 -> $50.00LowView Rating Details
9/1/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$48.00LowView Rating Details
9/1/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$40.00LowView Rating Details
8/31/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$45.50 -> $49.00LowView Rating Details
8/7/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageOverweight$50.00HighView Rating Details
7/21/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$50.00LowView Rating Details
7/4/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformLowView 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
6/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$38.00LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 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
11/15/2017$0.65N/AView Earnings Details
8/30/2017Q3 2017$0.54$0.61$862.38 million$832.00 millionViewN/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: $2.19 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.39 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: 88.06%
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
9/1/2017John C. SkinnerVPSell15,058$40.79$614,215.82View SEC Filing  
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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nasdaq.com logoFirst Week of KEYS May 2018 Options Trading
www.nasdaq.com - September 22 at 11:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Keysight Technologies, Inc. : September 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 11:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Keysight Technologies (KEYS) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 6:18 PM
prnewswire.com logoBreakfast Technical Briefing on Scientific & Technical Instruments Stocks -- Fitbit, Keysight Technologies, Sensata ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - September 19 at 10:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Survey: Cascade Microtech (CSCD) versus Keysight Technologies (KEYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KEYS-US : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 7:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies (KEYS) & Its Peers Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 10:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCascade Microtech (CSCD) versus Keysight Technologies (KEYS) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 8:26 PM
bizjournals.com logoReal Estate Notes: Keysight Technologies lands at Coda; Pope picks master plan
www.bizjournals.com - September 16 at 3:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Comparison: Mettler-Toledo International (MTD) and Keysight Technologies (KEYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 4:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $884.43 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 8:20 AM
bizjournals.com logoTech Square developer confirms Keysight Technologies expansion
www.bizjournals.com - September 14 at 6:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Comparison: Keysight Technologies (KEYS) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) to Post $0.64 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 8:26 AM
businesswire.com logoNovatel Wireless and Keysight Technologies Demonstrate 1.2 Gbps Throughput on Next-Generation MiFi Mobile Hotspot at Mobile World Congress Americas
www.businesswire.com - September 11 at 9:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting BTU International (BTUI) & Keysight Technologies (KEYS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 12:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. :KEYS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 2:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) VP Sells $614,215.82 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 7:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 12:40 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies' New 64 GBaud BERT Solution Simplifies Test Setup, Accelerates 400G Receiver Testing - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - September 5 at 10:02 PM
seekingalpha.com logoKeysight Technologies: Valuation Appears Stretched - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 5 at 10:02 PM
nasdaq.com logoKeysight's (KEYS) Earnings Decline in Q3, Revenues Up Y/Y
www.nasdaq.com - September 5 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight's (KEYS) Earnings Decline in Q3, Revenues Up Y/Y
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies’ New 64 GBaud BERT Solution Simplifies Test Setup, Accelerates 400G Receiver Testing
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 5:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 11:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KEYS-US : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 2:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies' (KEYS) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Robert W. Baird
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 9:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Price Target Raised to $49.00 at Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 7:34 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Keysight Technologies Inc. Q3 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - August 31 at 6:37 AM
News IconBRIEF-Keysight Technologies Q3 loss per share $0.10
www.businessinsider.com - August 31 at 6:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 6:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight reports 3Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 6:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KEYS earnings conference call or presentation 30-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 6:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Issues Q4 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 5:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Posts Earnings Results, Hits Expectations
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 5:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:KEYS) : August 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 1:27 AM
nasdaq.com logoKeysight (KEYS) to Post Q3 Earnings: Surprise in the Cards? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 29 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies to Present at Deutsche Bank 2017 Technology Conference
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 3:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAllied Motion Technologies (AMOT) vs. Keysight Technologies (KEYS) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 10:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight (KEYS) to Post Q3 Earnings: Surprise in the Cards?
finance.yahoo.com - August 28 at 7:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies' (KEYS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$859.56 Million in Sales Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KEYS-US : August 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 7:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 1:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Downgraded to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 1:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Keysight Technologies Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 5:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies to Host Webcast of Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 11:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $860.77 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:44 AM

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