High hopes for the future growth on Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)


The company's quarterly EPS surprised Wall Street by as much as -17% to the downside in its last earnings announcement, so investors should note this tendency when assessing consensus estimates. The stock increased 0.32% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $87.99. (NASDAQ:ADI) shares saw light trading volume with 1,293K shares changing hands on Thursday. Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE:ATI) has risen 40.09% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. Wendell David Assoc stated it has 0.04% in Analog Devices, Inc. The stock is trading for about -1.33% less than its 52-week high. It is calculated by dividing the current closing price of the stock by the latest quarter's book value per share. Broderick Brian C who had been investing in Analog Devices for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $32.39 billion market cap company. The stock price is growing 0.66% to $88.57.

Norinchukin Bank The boosted its stake in Analog Devices, Inc. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500. Raymond James Financial, Inc. began coverage on shares of Analog Devices in a research report on Friday, June 16th.

Among 28 analysts covering Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI), 17 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold.

Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 30th. Therefore 61% are positive. Finally, Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and issued a $98.00 target price on shares of Analog Devices in a research report on Wednesday, September 20th.

Amp Cap Invsts has invested 0.07% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) have set a consensus target of $N/A on shares. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by JMP Securities. RBC Capital Markets reinitiated the shares of ADI in report on Monday, August 3 with "Outperform" rating. On Wednesday, May 31 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Buy". Analog Devices has a 12 month low of $59.54 and a 12 month high of $90.49. (NASDAQ:ADI), N/A have shares rated a Strong Buy while N/A analysts have the stock rated a Buy. "(ADI) Upgraded to "Buy" by BidaskClub" was posted by BBNS and is the property of of BBNS. Boston Family Office LLC increased its stake in shares of Analog Devices by 37.9% in the second quarter. Businesswire.com's article titled: "Analog Devices' Wideband RF Power and Return Loss Measurement System Offers ..." and published on October 10, 2017 is yet another important article.

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Among 5 analysts covering Martin Midstream Partners LP ( NASDAQ:MMLP ), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Barclays Capital downgraded Summit Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:SMLP) on Tuesday, July 18 to "Sell" rating.

Document Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:ADI) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.14 in Q2 2017.

As of quarter end Perigon Wealth Management, LLC had disposed of 1,033 shares trimming its stake by 2.3%. Eqis Capital Management Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Analog Devices during the 3rd quarter worth $422,000.

These funds have shifted positions in (ADI). The investment managers in our partner's database now possess: 313.75 million shares, down from 314.84 million shares in 2017Q1.

But it's not just selling activity that is creating investor interest in ADI; over the last several weeks, several insiders have bought shares. Valley National Advisers Inc, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 35 shares. Analog Devices' leading market position, focus on communications, automotive and industrial markets, margin expansion initiatives and strong balance sheet are positives. (ADI) shares. During last six month record, the net percent change kept by insiders has observed a change of -33.38%. Baillie Gifford And invested in 0.03% or 290,535 shares. Finally, FMR LLC raised its stake in Analog Devices by 48.1% in the fourth quarter. (NASDAQ:ADI) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, January 15 by UBS. 27,267 are owned by Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt System. One Association reported 0.12% in Re Max Holdings Inc (NYSE:RMAX). (NASDAQ:ADI). Da Davidson accumulated 0.01% or 3,219 shares. Neuberger Berman Gru Ltd Liability Corp holds 0% or 7,719 shares. 804 were accumulated by Parallax Volatility Advisers L P. Shine Advisory has 355 shares. (NASDAQ:ADI) shares were sold by ROCHE VINCENT. Cincinnati Casualty invested in 0.58% or 8,355 shares. Welbilt, Inc. (NYSE:WBT) consensus analyst target price is $22.4. The Cipher Capital Lp holds 107,041 shares with $2.81 million value, down from 150,633 last quarter. MA's profit will be $1.30 billion for 29.81 P/E if the $1.22 EPS becomes a reality. Citigroup Inc. reiterated a neutral rating and issued a $88.00 target price (down previously from $91.00) on shares of Analog Devices in a report on Friday, September 1st. Its up 0.32, from 1.25 in 2017Q1.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2.