NYSE:KEYS - Keysight Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$60.39 +0.20 (+0.33 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$60.44
Today's Range$60.00 - $60.70
52-Week Range$39.21 - $62.41
Volume71,093 shs
Average Volume813,781 shs
Market Capitalization$11.24 billion
P/E Ratio26.99
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.01
Keysight Technologies logoKeysight Technologies, Inc. provides electronic design and test solutions to communications and electronics industries internationally. Its Communications Solutions Group segment provides radio frequency and microwave test instruments and related software, and electronic design automation (EDA) software tools; oscilloscopes, logic and serial protocol analyzers, logic-signal sources, arbitrary waveform generators, and bit error rate testers; optical modulation analyzers, component analyzers, power meters, and laser source products, as well as optical amplifier, filter, and other passive component solutions; and related software solutions. The company's Electronic Industrial Solutions Group segment offers design and design verification tools; and general purpose test and measurement products, such as digital multi-meters, function generators, waveform synthesizers, counters, data acquisition products, audio analyzers, LCR Meters, thermal imaging solutions, low-cost USB modular units, precision source measurement units, ultra-high precision device current analyzers, test executive software platforms, and a range of power supplies. This segment also offers comprehensive manufacturing systems, such as printed-circuit-board-assembly testers and IC parametric testers; and material analysis products that include atomic-force and scanning-electron microscopy products. Its Services Solutions Group segment provides repair, calibration, and consulting services; and remarkets used Keysight equipment, as well as asset tracking, servicing, and utilization requirements throughout the product life cycle. The company also offers start-up assistance, instrument productivity, and application services, as well as customization, consulting, and optimization services. Keysight Technologies, Inc. sells its products through direct sales force, distributors, resellers, and manufacturer's representatives. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Santa Rosa, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:KEYS
CUSIPN/A
Phone800-829-4444

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71
Current Ratio2.30
Quick Ratio1.67

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.99
Forward P/E Ratio22.12
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.19 billion
Price / Sales3.56
Cash Flow$3.4371 per share
Price / Cash17.57
Book Value$12.46 per share
Price / Book4.85

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.23
Net Income$102 million
Net Margins2.88%
Return on Equity19.18%
Return on Assets7.70%

Miscellaneous

Employees12,600
Outstanding Shares187,920,000
Market Cap$11.24 billion

Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Keysight Technologies' stock symbol?

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

How will Keysight Technologies' stock buyback program work?

Keysight Technologies announced that its board has approved a share buyback plan on Wednesday, March 7th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $350,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Keysight Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Keysight Technologies Inc (NYSE:KEYS) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 30th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.83. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $999 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $964.95 million. Keysight Technologies had a return on equity of 19.18% and a net margin of 2.88%. The firm's revenue was up 31.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.64 EPS. View Keysight Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Keysight Technologies' next earnings date?

Keysight Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 21st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Keysight Technologies.

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

Keysight Technologies updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.72-$0.82 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.74. The company issued revenue guidance of $942-$972 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $916.44 million.

What price target have analysts set for KEYS?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Keysight Technologies' shares. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $71.00. On average, they anticipate Keysight Technologies' stock price to reach $60.6250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Keysight Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Keysight Technologies?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Keysight Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Keysight Technologies.

Are investors shorting Keysight Technologies?

Keysight Technologies saw a decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 1,647,049 shares, a decrease of 32.7% from the June 29th total of 2,448,578 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 729,302 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.3 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Keysight Technologies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Keysight Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Keysight Technologies' key executives?

Keysight Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ronald S. Nersesian, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Neil P. Dougherty, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jay Alexander, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. Soon Chai Gooi, Sr. VP & Pres of Electronic Industrial Solutions Group (Age 57)
  • Mr. John C. Skinner, Principal Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 55)

Has Keysight Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KEYS stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Keysight Technologies earned a news impact score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 41.07 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Keysight Technologies.

Who are Keysight Technologies' major shareholders?

Keysight Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.31%), FMR LLC (2.79%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.72%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.38%), Ariel Investments LLC (2.06%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.20%). Company insiders that own Keysight Technologies stock include Charles J Dockendorff, Ingrid A Estrada, Jay Alexander, John C Skinner, Mark Adam Wallace, Mark Pierpoint, Michael Gasparian, Neil Dougherty, Ronald S Nersesian, Satish Dhanasekaran, Soon Chai Gooi and Stephen D Williams. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Keysight Technologies.

Which major investors are selling Keysight Technologies stock?

KEYS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, FMR LLC, Ariel Investments LLC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Keysight Technologies company stock in the last year include Ingrid A Estrada, Jay Alexander, John C Skinner, Mark Adam Wallace, Mark Pierpoint, Neil Dougherty, Ronald S Nersesian, Satish Dhanasekaran and Stephen D Williams. View Insider Buying and Selling for Keysight Technologies.

Which major investors are buying Keysight Technologies stock?

KEYS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Swiss National Bank and Natixis. View Insider Buying and Selling for Keysight Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Keysight Technologies?

Shares of KEYS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Keysight Technologies' stock price today?

One share of KEYS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.35.

How big of a company is Keysight Technologies?

Keysight Technologies has a market capitalization of $11.24 billion and generates $3.19 billion in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $102 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.23 on an earnings per share basis. Keysight Technologies employs 12,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Keysight Technologies?

Keysight Technologies' mailing address is 1400 FOUNTAINGROVE PARKWAY, SANTA ROSA CA, 95403. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 800-829-4444 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Keysight Technologies (NYSE KEYS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  257 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  268 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  525
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Keysight Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KEYS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KEYS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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