National Health Investors, Inc. (NHI) At $75.99 Forms Top; Maxlinear (MXL) Sentiment Is 1.18

National Health Investors, Inc. (NHI) formed multiple top with $80.55 target or 6.00% above today’s $75.99 share price. National Health Investors, Inc. (NHI) has $3.16B valuation. The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $75.99. About 166,765 shares traded. National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) has risen 15.23% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.47% the S&P500.

MaxLinear, Inc. provides radio-frequency and mixed-signal circuits for broadband communications, data center, metro, and long-haul transport network applications worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.78 billion. The firm offers RF receivers and RF receiver systems-on-chips to receive and demodulate broadband signals, modem solutions, and physical medium devices that provide a constant current source, current-to-voltage regulation, and data alignment and retiming functionality in optical interconnect applications. It has a 98.04 P/E ratio. The Company’s products are integrated into a range of electronic devices, including cable and terrestrial and satellite set-top boxes and gates, DOCSIS data and voice gateways, hybrid analog and digital televisions, satellite low-noise blocker transponders or outdoor units, and physical medium devices, as well as RF transceiver and modem devices for wireless access and backhaul applications.

The stock decreased 0.67% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $26.57. About 252,042 shares traded. MaxLinear, Inc. (MXL) has risen 63.31% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 46.61% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of MaxLinear’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating MaxLinear, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $22.5 while the high is $28.0. The stock’s average target of $25.25 is -4.97% below today’s ($26.57) share price. MXL was included in 2 notes of analysts from November 8, 2016. On Tuesday, November 8 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy”. Benchmark maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, December 9 report.

Analysts await MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE:MXL) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $0.27 earnings per share, down 12.90% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.31 per share. MXL’s profit will be $18.08 million for 24.60 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.30 actual earnings per share reported by MaxLinear, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.00% negative EPS growth.

Elk Creek Partners Llc holds 2.93% of its portfolio in MaxLinear, Inc. for 1.96 million shares. Paradigm Capital Management Inc Ny owns 1.05 million shares or 2.16% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Omega Advisors Inc. has 1.72% invested in the company for 1.86 million shares. The Minnesota-based Kopp Investment Advisors Llc has invested 1.4% in the stock. Ranger Investment Management L.P., a Texas-based fund reported 767,485 shares.

Among 10 analysts covering National Health Investors (NYSE:NHI), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. National Health Investors had 20 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, September 14 by Stephens. The rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, December 19 to “Sell”. The stock of National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, October 16. Zacks upgraded the shares of NHI in report on Tuesday, September 22 to “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, October 16 with “Hold”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Zacks on Thursday, September 3. Bank of America upgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $67 target in Friday, March 11 report. As per Wednesday, August 12, the company rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Bank of America given on Wednesday, August 12. On Tuesday, November 21 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold”.

Analysts await National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) to report earnings on February, 16. They expect $1.33 EPS, up 4.72% or $0.06 from last year’s $1.27 per share. NHI’s profit will be $55.24M for 14.28 P/E if the $1.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.37 actual EPS reported by National Health Investors, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.92% negative EPS growth.

Since August 24, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $159,600 activity. $159,600 worth of National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) shares were sold by PASCOE KEVIN CARLTON.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.34 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.23, from 1.57 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 12 investors sold National Health Investors, Inc. shares while 55 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 59 raised stakes. 28.92 million shares or 1.89% more from 28.38 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Suntrust Banks reported 38,660 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Moreover, Navellier Assocs has 0.08% invested in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) for 5,128 shares. Duncker Streett & Inc owns 410 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. First Tru Lp stated it has 0.02% in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI). Huntington Commercial Bank, Ohio-based fund reported 32 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0.01% or 10,899 shares in its portfolio. Stevens Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 0.01% in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) or 4,028 shares. Citigroup holds 0% or 25,447 shares. Next Fincl Gru owns 0.02% invested in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) for 1,019 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsrs has 0.01% invested in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) for 22,040 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can invested 0% of its portfolio in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI). San Francisco Sentry Investment Group (Ca) holds 0.03% of its portfolio in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) for 1,041 shares. France-based Natixis has invested 0% in National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI). 39,678 are owned by Teachers Ins & Annuity Association Of America. 70,825 are owned by Driehaus Capital Mngmt Lc.