Xilinx Inc (NASDAQ:XLNX) Can’t Be More Risky. Short Interest Increased

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Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in Q1 2019. Its down 0.06, from 1.24 in 2018Q4. It worsened, as 38 investors sold Xilinx, Inc. shares while 230 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 194 raised stakes. 207.03 million shares or 6.62% less from 221.71 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported.
New Jersey-based Architects has invested 0.02% in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX). Covington Capital Management reported 0.01% in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX). Mai Management owns 113,445 shares. Ashmore Wealth Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 1.98% or 267,236 shares. Pinebridge Ltd Partnership owns 35,057 shares. Charles Schwab Invest Management Incorporated reported 0.09% of its portfolio in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX). Synovus Corporation has invested 0% in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX). Nuveen Asset Management Lc owns 134,744 shares. 1,674 are owned by Ballentine Prns Ltd Liability Corporation. Parametric Associates Ltd Com holds 845,940 shares. Farmers And Merchants invested 0.88% in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX). Alps accumulated 3,292 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv Mgmt Corporation, Alberta – Canada-based fund reported 4,200 shares. Kepos Capital Ltd Partnership invested in 0.5% or 52,927 shares. Moreover, Nikko Asset Americas Incorporated has 0.52% invested in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) for 155,340 shares.

The stock of Xilinx Inc (NASDAQ:XLNX) registered an increase of 2.3% in short interest. XLNX’s total short interest was 4.79 million shares in July as published by FINRA. Its up 2.3% from 4.68 million shares, reported previously. With 3.87 million shares average volume, it will take short sellers 1 days to cover their XLNX’s short positions.

The stock increased 1.65% or $1.95 during the last trading session, reaching $120.32. About 2.18 million shares traded. Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) has risen 60.20% since July 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.77% the S&P500.

Xilinx, Inc. designs and develops programmable devices and associated technologies worldwide. The company has market cap of $30.20 billion. The Company’s programmable devices comprise integrated circuits in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), such as programmable system on chips, and three dimensional ICs; software design tools to program the PLDs; software development environments and embedded platforms; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards; and intellectual property (IP). It has a 34.67 P/E ratio. The firm also offers development boards; development kits, including hardware, design tools, IP, and reference creates that are designed to streamline and accelerate the development of domain-specific and market-specific applications; and configuration products, such as one-time programmable and in-system programmable storage devices to configure field programmable gate arrays.

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Xilinx has $150 highest and $100 lowest target. $134.50’s average target is 11.79% above currents $120.32 stock price. Xilinx had 17 analyst reports since January 17, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, January 17, the company rating was upgraded by Mizuho. Bank of America maintained it with “Buy” rating and $143 target in Sunday, March 3 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, February 22 by Robert W. Baird. BMO Capital Markets downgraded it to “Market Perform” rating and $125 target in Monday, March 4 report. The stock of Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, April 17 by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, February 26, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, April 2 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday, April 22. The rating was maintained by Rosenblatt on Thursday, February 28 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Friday, March 29 with “Buy”.

More notable recent Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Why Fundamental Investors Might Love Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) – Yahoo Finance” on April 25, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Stock Market News For Jun 24, 2019 – Nasdaq” published on June 24, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Noteworthy ETF Inflows: SOXX, QCOM, XLNX, AMD – Nasdaq” on July 08, 2019. More interesting news about Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) were released by: Gurufocus.com and their article: “Dow, Nasdaq, S&P 500 Fall on Friday – GuruFocus.com” published on June 21, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 7953.88 up 108.86 points – Nasdaq” with publication date: June 18, 2019.

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