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Dialog Semiconductor Plc (DLGNF) EPS Estimated At $0.55; Flir Systems (FLIR)’s Sentiment Is 1.19

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Analysts expect Dialog Semiconductor Plc (OTCMKTS:DLGNF) to report $0.55 EPS on May, 8.They anticipate $0.12 EPS change or 27.91% from last quarter’s $0.43 EPS. DLGNF’s profit would be $40.34 million giving it 10.96 P/E if the $0.55 EPS is correct. After having $1.34 EPS previously, Dialog Semiconductor Plc’s analysts see -58.96% EPS growth. It closed at $24.12 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Flir Systems Inc (FLIR) investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.18, from 1.37 in 2017Q3. The ratio has dropped, as 191 funds increased or opened new equity positions, while 161 cut down and sold their positions in Flir Systems Inc. The funds in our database now possess: 121.46 million shares, down from 122.80 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Flir Systems Inc in top ten equity positions increased from 4 to 6 for an increase of 2. Sold All: 26 Reduced: 135 Increased: 124 New Position: 67.

Dialog Semiconductor Plc develops and distributes highly integrated, mixed signal integrated circuits for personal, portable, hand-held devices, low energy short-range wireless, LED solid-state lighting, and automotive applications worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.77 billion. It operates through four divisions: Mobile Systems, Automotive & Industrial, Connectivity, and Power Conversion. It has a 10.91 P/E ratio. The firm offers power management integrated circuits (PMICs), sub-PMICs, charger ICs, automotive grade PMICs, and audio codecs; Bluetooth low energy ICs, voice over DECT, digital audio and audio codec ICs, and short-range wireless VoIP; AC/DC rapid charge adapters, converters, power adapters, embedded networking converters, and SSL LED and backlight drivers; and motor control ICS and ASIC controllers.

Among 5 analysts covering Dialog Semi. (OTCMKTS:DLGNF), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Dialog Semi. had 6 analyst reports since November 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. HSBC downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Monday, December 14 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, February 21. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DLGNF in report on Tuesday, January 12 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America on Friday, November 6 to “Buy”. The stock has “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, January 13. The stock of Dialog Semiconductor Plc (OTCMKTS:DLGNF) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, October 7.

Permian Investment Partners Lp holds 8.88% of its portfolio in FLIR Systems, Inc. for 1.55 million shares. Spf Beheer Bv owns 1.66 million shares or 3.21% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Orca Investment Management Llc has 2.87% invested in the company for 70,462 shares. The California-based Aimz Investment Advisors Llc has invested 2.14% in the stock. Manatuck Hill Partners Llc, a Connecticut-based fund reported 85,300 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 67% of FLIR Systems’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating FLIR Systems, 4 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $34.0 while the high is $40.0. The stock’s average target of $36.50 is -29.92% below today’s ($52.08) share price. FLIR was included in 6 notes of analysts from October 6, 2016. On Thursday, October 6 the stock rating was initiated by Robert W. Baird with “Outperform”. On Thursday, January 19 the stock rating was initiated by SunTrust with “Hold”. As per Friday, October 7, the company rating was initiated by Seaport Global Securities. The stock of FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Thursday, December 1. Imperial Capital maintained FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) on Friday, November 4 with “Outperform” rating. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Mkt Perform” rating in Tuesday, February 14 report.

FLIR Systems, Inc. develops, designs, makes, and markets thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locater systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and threat-detection solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.24 billion. The firm operates in six divisions: Surveillance, Instruments, Security, OEM and Emerging Markets, Maritime, and Detection. It has a 67.64 P/E ratio. The Surveillance segment provides enhanced imaging and recognition solutions for various military, law enforcement, public safety, and other government clients for the protection of borders, troops, and public welfare.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 sales for $8.57 million activity.

Analysts await FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $0.43 EPS, up 19.44% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.36 per share. FLIR’s profit will be $59.74 million for 30.28 P/E if the $0.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.58 actual EPS reported by FLIR Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.86% negative EPS growth.

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