Poised For Outsized Growth – Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)

    ROCHE VINCENT, President & CEO, subtracted 10,000 shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) from its portfolio at the rate of $112.29 per share valuing $1,122,940 on Dec 02. The insider left behind 21,206 shares of the company to its portfolio. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $110.90, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $111.54. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $109.14 and a 2nd Support Level at $108.02. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) was $110.25. Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) stock has lost -$2.68, or -4.04%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.88, or 0.80%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $3.87, or 3.64%. This year-to-date, Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) shares have gained $24.42, or 28.45%.

    Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) stock, 50% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 50% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Sell .”

    With 368,302 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $40,977,280K. Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) generates $5,991 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,363 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 17.90%, a 3-Year Total Return of 52.12%, and a 5-year Total Return of 98.96%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 44.83%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.540 per share on 08/29/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 1.94%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 2.16.

    In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in 10/19, Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) reported earnings of $1.19 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $1.21 per share, representing a -0.02 difference and -1.65% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in 07/19, the reported earnings of $1.26 represented a 0.04 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.22 per share, which was a 3.28% surprise.

    For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 01/2020, the average earnings estimate is $1.00 per share. This estimate came from a total of 11 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.01 and the low estimate was $0.99. In the year-ago quarter, Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) generated per-share earnings of $1.33. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -24.81%.

    Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 13 purchases (65,069 shares in total) and 21 sale (72,084 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 21 insider buys amounting to 125,126 shares and 37 insider sales amounting to 147,406 shares. In the past full year, 92 insider purchases were made (involving 418,037 shares) and 91 insider sell-offs equivalent to 457,248 shares.

    Moving onto liquidity, Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) has a Current Ratio of 1.32, a Quick Ratio of 0.91 and a Cash Ratio of 0.43. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 46.90, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 31.93, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 25.67. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 7.80 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 44.34.