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: $7.06252 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 185,367,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.33
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $37.31
  • 52 Week Range: $26.87 - $41.99
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.45
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.72
  • P/E Growth: 5.30
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.95 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.41
  • Book Value: $11.76 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.26
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: 1.07 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.12
  • 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, June, 6th. The company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.12. The company had revenue of $758 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates 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% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $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 updated 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 earnings per share 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 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Keysight Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Keysight Technologies' stock price to reach $45.88 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)

Are investors shorting Keysight Technologies?

Keysight Technologies saw a increase in short interest during 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 daily volume of 581,224 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the company 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 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 Charles J Dockendorff, Ingrid A Estrada, 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. Company insiders that have sold Keysight Technologies stock in the last year include Ingrid A Estrada and Michael Gasparian. 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 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.

What is Keysight Technologies' stock price today?

One share of Keysight Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.28.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Keysight Technologies (NYSE KEYS)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  82 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  117 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  199
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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 (19.84% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Keysight Technologies (NYSE:KEYS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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
6/1/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$50.00HighView Rating Details
5/15/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$44.00N/AView Rating Details
4/6/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperformLowView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/24/2015 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
8/15/2017        
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: 88.30%
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
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 logo$860.77 Million in Sales Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 6:58 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
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.53 EPS Expected for Keysight Technologies Inc. (KEYS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 7:34 AM
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
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Positive on Cisco, Corning
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
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Keysight Technologies Q2 non-gaap EPS $0.64
www.reuters.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight tops Street 2Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Tech shares rally to record as profit beats Street view
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAfter-hours buzz: PLAY, KEYS & more
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 6:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Releases Q3 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 5:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 5:03 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies Selected by Qualcomm for 5G Test Solutions - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 6 at 10:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKeysight Technologies Selected by Qualcomm for 5G Test Solutions
finance.yahoo.com - June 6 at 10:03 AM
streetinsider.com logoGoldman Sachs Starts Keysight Technologies (KEYS) at Neutral - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 5 at 10:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies' (KEYS) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 8:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Upgraded by ValuEngine to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 3:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKeysight Technologies Inc (KEYS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Bank of America Corp
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 2:28 PM
businesswire.com logoKeysight Technologies, University of California San Diego ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 1 at 6:56 PM

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