Linear Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:LLTC) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $60.63. The stock traded with the volume of 2.78 Million in the last trading session. Linear Technology Corporation opened at $62.47 and closed by showing an increase of 0.21%. The Bid price in the last session was $0.00 x and the Ask price was $0.00 x. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).
Linear Technology Corporation has the Market Capitalization of 15.04 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $64.42 and 52-Week Low of $37.33 and it touched its 52-week high on Jul 26, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 15, 2016.
Linear Technology Corporation reported its last Earnings on Oct 18 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.53/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.55/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $-0.02/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of -3.6%. The company will report its next earnings on Jan 17 – Jan 23 (Est.).
16 number of analysts also provided their insight on Linear Technology Corporation, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $60.63. They also projected Low Price Target as $44 while High Price Target is set at $90.
A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 0 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 0 reported it as Buy.19 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 1 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.
Linear Technology Corporation annual Divided is 1.28 while it’s Dividend Yield is 2.05%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 30.84 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 26.55. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 10.33 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 8.49, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 9.89 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 46.58.
The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 24.5 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 28.9% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 27.8%.
The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of 3.45% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is 4.95 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 22.53 percent.
A look at performance overview of Linear Technology Corporation depicts that Performance (Week) is 2.16 percent while Performance Month is 4.45%. Quarterly performance shows a value of 7.67% and Half Year Performance value stands at 32.67%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 40.42 percent. Linear Technology Corporation has its YTD performance of 51.17 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).
Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 14 Nov 2016 where Chief Executive Officer Maier (Lothar) did a transaction type “Sell” in which 274642 shares were traded at a price of $60.97. Another insider trade includes Chief Technology Officer Dobkin (Robert C) who also initiated a transaction in which 172 shares were traded on 3 Nov 2016 as “Sell”. On 1 Nov 2016 Chief Technology Officer Dobkin (Robert C) traded 25000 shares as “Sell” at $60.01. Officer Paulus (Donald E) Sell 9998 shares on 24 Oct 2016 at the price of $60.25.
The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Raymond James on 27-Jul-16 who Upgrade the stock from Underperform to Mkt Perform. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 27-Jul-16, Morgan Stanley took an action “Downgrade” from Overweight to Equal-Weight. On 27-Jul-16, the stock was Upgrade to Neutral by Citigroup.