Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC bought a new stake in NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor bought 592 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock, valued at approximately $75,000.

Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora lifted its holdings in NXP Semiconductors by 265.5% during the 4th quarter. OLD Second National Bank of Aurora now owns 212 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $27,000 after buying an additional 154 shares during the last quarter. Lenox Wealth Management Inc. grew its position in shares of NXP Semiconductors by 70.0% during the fourth quarter. Lenox Wealth Management Inc. now owns 221 shares of the semiconductor provider’s stock worth $28,000 after acquiring an additional 91 shares during the last quarter. Savior LLC acquired a new stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $29,000. Sugarloaf Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in NXP Semiconductors in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $32,000. Finally, IndexIQ Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of NXP Semiconductors during the fourth quarter valued at $37,000. 91.07% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of NXPI traded up $4.86 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $89.72. 4,068,281 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,659,866. The company has a market capitalization of $24.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 105.55, a PEG ratio of 1.32 and a beta of 1.28. The company has a current ratio of 1.82, a quick ratio of 1.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.76. NXP Semiconductors NV has a 52 week low of $58.41 and a 52 week high of $139.59. The company’s 50 day moving average is $113.73 and its two-hundred day moving average is $117.09.

NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) last issued its earnings results on Monday, February 3rd. The semiconductor provider reported $1.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.71 by $0.28. NXP Semiconductors had a return on equity of 24.03% and a net margin of 2.74%. The business had revenue of $2.30 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.28 billion. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $2.13 EPS. On average, sell-side analysts expect that NXP Semiconductors NV will post 6.5 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 6th. Investors of record on Monday, March 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.375 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 13th. This represents a $1.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.67%. NXP Semiconductors’s payout ratio is currently 18.66%.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Piper Sandler lifted their price target on NXP Semiconductors from $140.00 to $150.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 15th. Jefferies Financial Group boosted their price target on NXP Semiconductors from $119.00 to $127.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, January 13th. Piper Jaffray Companies increased their price target on NXP Semiconductors from $130.00 to $140.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 17th. Susquehanna Bancshares restated a “hold” rating and set a $125.00 price objective on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research note on Tuesday, February 4th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded NXP Semiconductors from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, March 13th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and sixteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. NXP Semiconductors presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $130.18.

About NXP Semiconductors

NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, provides high performance mixed signal solutions for radio frequency (RF), analog, power management, interface, security, and digital processing products worldwide. The company offers products for audio and visual head-end unit applications, such as single-chip radio solutions, multi-standard radios, audio amplifiers and power analog products, and i.MX applications processors; in-vehicle networking products; two-way secure entry products; various sensors and microcontrollers; power management solutions; battery cell controllers; and solutions for radar, vision, vehicle-to-vehicle, and vehicle-to-infrastructure systems.

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