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

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$68.51 +1.20 (+1.78 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 06:53 AM ET)
Previous Close$67.31
Today's Range$67.29 - $68.52
52-Week Range$42.13 - $70.40
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume1.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.63 billion
P/E Ratio22.84
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1
Keysight 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

Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
Phone800-829-4444

Debt

Current Ratio1.63
Quick Ratio1.20

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.88 billion
Price / Sales3.31
Cash Flow$8.6393 per share
Price / Cash Flow7.93
Book Value$12.98 per share
Price / Book5.28

Profitability

Net Income$165 million
Net Margins4.25%
Return on Assets9.69%

Miscellaneous

Employees12,900
Market Cap$12.63 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Wednesday, March 7th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $350,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Keysight Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Keysight Technologies Inc (NYSE:KEYS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 20th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.12. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $1.05 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.02 billion. Keysight Technologies had a return on equity of 22.80% and a net margin of 4.25%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 19.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.71 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 Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Keysight Technologies.

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

Keysight Technologies updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.76-$0.82 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.75. The company issued revenue guidance of $965-$985 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $964.00 million.Keysight Technologies also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to $0.76-0.82 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for KEYS?

9 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Keysight Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Keysight Technologies' share price to reach $71.6250 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Keysight Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Keysight Technologies?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Keysight Technologies in the last year. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Keysight Technologies.

Has Keysight Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about KEYS stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Keysight Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

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 60)
  • Mr. Neil P. Dougherty, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 50)
  • Mr. Jay Alexander, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Soon Chai Gooi, Sr. VP & Pres of Electronic Industrial Solutions Group (Age 58)
  • Mr. John C. Skinner, Principal Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 56)

Who are Keysight Technologies' major shareholders?

Keysight Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.48%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%) and CENTRAL TRUST Co (0.01%). 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 institutional investors are selling Keysight Technologies stock?

KEYS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Retirement Systems of Alabama, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Gulf International Bank UK Ltd. 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, Soon Chai Gooi and Stephen D Williams. View Insider Buying and Selling for Keysight Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Keysight Technologies stock?

KEYS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Visionary Asset Management Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC, DNB Asset Management AS and First Hawaiian Bank. 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 $68.51.

How big of a company is Keysight Technologies?

Keysight Technologies has a market capitalization of $12.63 billion and generates $3.88 billion in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $165 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.00 on an earnings per share basis. Keysight Technologies employs 12,900 workers across the globe.

What is Keysight Technologies' official website?

The official website for Keysight Technologies is http://www.keysight.com.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  293 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  583
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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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