|Bid||134.95 x 1200|
|Ask||135.25 x 800|
|Day's Range||132.93 - 136.37|
|52 Week Range||62.54 - 137.23|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.41|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||40.97|
|Earnings Date||Apr 24, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.44 (1.14%)|
|1y Target Est||117.56|
Dow Jones futures: Earnings reports will tackle key stock market questions this week. Can chips keep running and software rally? Will Facebook grow? How costly is the Boeing 737 Max mess?
Investors should be eyeing stocks that are setting up in bases ahead of their reports. Amazon stock leads three top stocks that could surge on earnings.
ServiceNow's (NOW) first-quarter 2019 results are likely to benefit from new contract wins, robust alliances and ongoing digital transformation.
Citrix Systems (CTXS) first-quarter results are likely to benefit from adoption of workspace solutions. However, seasonal order decline in networking hardware is a concern.
Cadence (CDNS) benefits from solid demand of its broad based product portfolio. Traction witnessed by Palladium Z1 is also a positive.
Finding top semiconductor stocks to buy involves understanding the health of markets that purchase chips for their products. Chip stocks have rebounded ahead of first-quarter earnings reports.
Xilinx's (XLNX) fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 results are likely to gain from strong demand for its products in the Wireless, TME markets.
Plexus (PLXS) second-quarter fiscal 2019 results benefit from strong performance of Healthcare/Life Sciences and Aerospace/Defense segments.
Lam Research's (LRCX) fiscal third-quarter results are likely to benefit from strength in non-memory markets. However, memory weakness, PC volatility and increasing competition remain concerns.
STMicroelectronics' (STM) first-quarter results are likely to benefit from robust products and solid execution. However, uncertainty in some of the end-markets served and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war pose serious threats.
Stock futures: Chip stocks such as AMD, Intel and Qualcomm are leading the current market rally even though they share this glaring weakness. Here's why.
Xilinx (XLNX) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
We expect Texas Instruments (TXN) to perform well in Q1 on the back of strength in analog & embedded processing markets. Yet, increased competition in the auto and industrial space may impact its results.
eBay's (EBAY) first-quarter results are likely to be driven by strength in the core marketplace business. However, increasing competition remains a major concern.
It's early days in the 5G wireless networks build-out. What 5G stocks will get a boost? The top 5G stocks in which to invest include chipmakers, network gear and fiber-optics makers.
AI, 5G stock Xilinx offers key lessons on how to identify the best stocks to buy, and how to buy when a stock flashes a breakaway gap.