Advisory Services Network LLC Cuts Stake in Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS)

Advisory Services Network LLC lessened its holdings in shares of Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYSFree Report) by 1.9% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 19,764 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after selling 384 shares during the period. Advisory Services Network LLC’s holdings in Keysight Technologies were worth $3,144,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Private Advisor Group LLC raised its stake in Keysight Technologies by 4.1% in the third quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 5,669 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $750,000 after buying an additional 222 shares during the last quarter. NBC Securities Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Keysight Technologies during the third quarter valued at about $453,000. Ieq Capital LLC raised its position in shares of Keysight Technologies by 3.0% in the 3rd quarter. Ieq Capital LLC now owns 8,466 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $1,120,000 after purchasing an additional 243 shares during the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in Keysight Technologies by 5.3% in the 3rd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 119,117 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $15,760,000 after purchasing an additional 6,012 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Versor Investments LP grew its position in Keysight Technologies by 201.0% during the 3rd quarter. Versor Investments LP now owns 5,449 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $721,000 after purchasing an additional 3,639 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 84.58% of the company’s stock.

Keysight Technologies Stock Up 0.1 %

Keysight Technologies stock opened at $144.05 on Monday. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $151.71 and its 200 day moving average price is $150.36. The company has a quick ratio of 1.48, a current ratio of 1.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24. The firm has a market cap of $25.15 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.38, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.84 and a beta of 1.06. Keysight Technologies, Inc. has a 52 week low of $118.57 and a 52 week high of $172.72.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other news, SVP Kailash Narayanan sold 4,300 shares of Keysight Technologies stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $152.88, for a total transaction of $657,384.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 29,156 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,457,369.28. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Insiders own 0.60% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

KEYS has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Robert W. Baird raised their price target on shares of Keysight Technologies from $155.00 to $167.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 21st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered Keysight Technologies from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and reduced their target price for the stock from $184.00 to $170.00 in a research note on Thursday, February 15th. Susquehanna dropped their price target on Keysight Technologies from $208.00 to $195.00 and set a “positive” rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, May 21st. Citigroup increased their price objective on Keysight Technologies from $157.00 to $168.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. Finally, Barclays lifted their target price on Keysight Technologies from $141.00 to $151.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 21st. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $166.33.

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About Keysight Technologies

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Keysight Technologies, Inc provides electronic design and test solutions to commercial communications, networking, aerospace, defense and government, automotive, energy, semiconductor, electronic, and education industries in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates in two segments, Communications Solutions Group and Electronic Industrial Solutions Group.

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