Armstrong Shaw Associates Inc decreased its stake in Nxp Semiconductors Nv (NXPI) by 18.02% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Armstrong Shaw Associates Inc sold 4,829 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.16% with the market. The institutional investor held 21,972 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $2.57M, down from 26,801 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Armstrong Shaw Associates Inc who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductors Nv for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $38.93 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.13% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $113.16. About 11.28M shares traded or 49.44% up from the average. NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) has risen 8.19% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500. Some Historical NXPI News: 13/04/2018 – QUALCOMM EXTENDS CASH TENDER OFFER ALL OUTSTANDING SHRS NXP; 13/04/2018 – QCOM: China’s delay could imperil Qualcomm deal for NXP Semicond; 27/05/2018 – IBT: Qualcomm To Meet China Regulators In Push To Clear $44 Billion NXP deal; 14/05/2018 – China Is Said to Restart Review of Qualcomm’s Proposed NXP Deal; 19/04/2018 – Qualcomm Sets New Deadline for NXP Deal as China Review Drags On; 13/04/2018 – NXP/Qualcomm refile with MOFCOM; 21/03/2018 – Telecom Paper: Qualcomm takeover of NXP hits hurdle in China – report; 20/03/2018 – CHINA IS SAID TO PUSH QUALCOMM FOR FURTHER REMEDIES IN NXP DEAL; 15/05/2018 – The Edge Markets: Qualcomm-NXP deal still on hold in China, trade talks with US eyed – sources – The Edge Markets; 12/03/2018 – WHITE HOUSE OFFICIAL SAYS NATIONAL SECURITY CONCERNS OF BROADCOM-QUALCOMM DEAL RELATE TO THE RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH BROADCOM’S RELATIONSHIP WITH THIRD PARTY FOREIGN ENTITIES
Richard Mcguire increased its stake in Rayonier Advanced Matls Inc (RYAM) by 40.2% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Marcato Capital Management Lp bought 625,673 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.94% with the market. The hedge fund run by Richard Mcguire held 2.18M shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $46.85M, up from 1.56M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Marcato Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Rayonier Advanced Matls Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $882.80 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.41% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $17.02. About 841,720 shares traded. Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE:RYAM) has risen 23.51% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.94% the S&P500. Some Historical RYAM News: 15/05/2018 – Archer Capital Management Exits Position in Rayonier Advanced; 17/04/2018 – 13D CONF: MCGUIRE SEES RYAM UPSIDE TO $34-$61/SHARE; 07/05/2018 – RAYONIER ADVANCED MATERIALS – ANTICIPATES CO WILL SPEND ABOUT $100 MLN TO $110 MLN IN MAINTENANCE CAPITAL EXPENDITURES ACROSS ITS BUSINESSES IN 2018; 10/04/2018 Rayonier Advanced Materials Announces 2Q 2018 Div of $2.00/Share; 15/05/2018 – Bowen Hanes & Company Buys 1.5% Position in Rayonier Advanced; 21/04/2018 – DJ Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (RYAM); 02/05/2018 – Rayonier Advanced Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average; 17/04/2018 – CORRECT: MARCATO’S MCGUIRE DISCUSSING RAYONIER ADVANCED; 07/05/2018 – RAYONIER ADVANCED MATERIALS INC – COMPANY ANTICIPATES SPENDING APPROXIMATELY $45 MLN ON “HIGH-RETURN STRATEGIC PROJECTS” IN 2018; 07/05/2018 – Rayonier Advanced Materials 1Q EPS 38c
Another recent and important Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE:RYAM) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Rayonier Advanced Materials, CYS Investments, Avid …” on June 14, 2018.
Among 6 analysts covering Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc (NYSE:RYAM), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc had 25 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America on Friday, May 26 to “Buy”. The rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, December 4 to “Underperform”. Bank of America maintained Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE:RYAM) on Wednesday, February 21 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Friday, September 4 report. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Monday, April 25 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, September 13 to “Sector Perform”. Sidoti initiated Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE:RYAM) rating on Thursday, August 17. Sidoti has “Buy” rating and $19.0 target. The stock of Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. (NYSE:RYAM) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 27 by Bank of America. Bank of America upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, May 29 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, February 27 by RBC Capital Markets.
Analysts await NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $1.43 EPS, up 30.00% or $0.33 from last year’s $1.1 per share. NXPI’s profit will be $491.91 million for 19.78 P/E if the $1.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.95 actual EPS reported by NXP Semiconductors N.V. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 50.53% EPS growth.