Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC Has $1.18 Million Stake in Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYS)

Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC decreased its stake in shares of Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:KEYSFree Report) by 78.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 7,402 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after selling 27,737 shares during the period. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC’s holdings in Keysight Technologies were worth $1,178,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Jennison Associates LLC bought a new stake in Keysight Technologies during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $395,789,000. Norges Bank bought a new stake in Keysight Technologies during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $303,444,000. Van ECK Associates Corp boosted its stake in Keysight Technologies by 105.5% during the 4th quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 2,383,143 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $379,134,000 after purchasing an additional 1,223,694 shares during the period. EP Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Keysight Technologies by 14,134.3% during the 3rd quarter. EP Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 314,720 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $41,641,000 after purchasing an additional 312,509 shares during the period. Finally, Corient Private Wealth LLC boosted its stake in Keysight Technologies by 128.6% during the 4th quarter. Corient Private Wealth LLC now owns 475,998 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $75,710,000 after purchasing an additional 267,804 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 84.58% of the company’s stock.

Insider Activity at Keysight Technologies

In other Keysight Technologies news, Director Kevin A. Stephens purchased 460 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 28th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $143.35 per share, with a total value of $65,941.00. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 7,681 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,101,071.35. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. In other news, SVP Kailash Narayanan sold 4,300 shares of Keysight Technologies stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $152.88, for a total value of $657,384.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 29,156 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,457,369.28. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Kevin A. Stephens bought 460 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 28th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $143.35 per share, with a total value of $65,941.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 7,681 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,101,071.35. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders own 0.60% of the company’s stock.

Keysight Technologies Trading Down 1.1 %

KEYS stock opened at $137.01 on Tuesday. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $150.28 and a 200 day moving average price of $151.07. Keysight Technologies, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $118.57 and a fifty-two week high of $172.72. The stock has a market capitalization of $23.92 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.85, a P/E/G ratio of 4.75 and a beta of 1.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24, a current ratio of 1.99 and a quick ratio of 1.48.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

KEYS has been the subject of a number of research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded Keysight Technologies from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and reduced their price objective for the stock from $184.00 to $170.00 in a research report on Thursday, February 15th. Robert W. Baird raised their price objective on Keysight Technologies from $155.00 to $167.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 21st. Barclays raised their price objective on Keysight Technologies from $141.00 to $151.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 21st. Citigroup raised their price objective on Keysight Technologies from $157.00 to $168.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 21st. Finally, Susquehanna reduced their price objective on Keysight Technologies from $208.00 to $195.00 and set a “positive” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, May 21st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat, the company currently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $166.33.

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Keysight Technologies, Inc provides electronic design and test solutions to commercial communications, networking, aerospace, defense and government, automotive, energy, semiconductor, electronic, and education industries in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates in two segments, Communications Solutions Group and Electronic Industrial Solutions Group.

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