Longbow Research Keeps $225.0000 PT On Lear (LEA), Keeps “Buy” Rating; Pixelworks (PXLW)’s Sentiment Is 1.47

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In analysts report issued to clients and investors on Friday morning, Lear Corp (NYSE:LEA) stock “Buy” was reconfirmed at Longbow Research. They currently have a $225.0000 target price on the stock. Longbow Research’s target price means a potential upside of 19.55% from the company’s current price.

Pixelworks Inc (PXLW) investors sentiment decreased to 1.47 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -1.03, from 2.5 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 50 institutional investors increased or started new stock positions, while 34 cut down and sold positions in Pixelworks Inc. The institutional investors in our database now have: 12.74 million shares, up from 12.05 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Pixelworks Inc in top ten stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 9 Reduced: 25 Increased: 29 New Position: 21.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 3 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $177,146 activity.

Orca Investment Management Llc holds 2.96% of its portfolio in Pixelworks, Inc. for 535,467 shares. S Squared Technology Llc owns 190,000 shares or 1.1% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Thompson Davis & Co. Inc. has 0.83% invested in the company for 55,321 shares. The Wisconsin-based Heartland Advisors Inc has invested 0.51% in the stock. Herald Investment Management Ltd, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 200,000 shares.

The stock decreased 2.12% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $4.16. About 269,942 shares traded. Pixelworks, Inc. (PXLW) has declined 14.41% since April 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.96% the S&P500.

Pixelworks, Inc. designs, develops, and markets video processing semiconductors, intellectual property cores, software, and custom ASIC solutions for digital video applications. The company has market cap of $148.02 million. The Company’s products enable clients to deliver the energy efficient video quality on their devices. It currently has negative earnings. The firm provides video display processor products, including imageprocessor Ics , such as embedded microprocessors, digital signal processing technology, and software that control the activities and signal processing within high-end display systems; and video co-processor ICs that work with an image processor to post-process video signals to enhance the performance or feature set of the overall video solution.

The stock decreased 0.68% or $1.29 during the last trading session, reaching $188.21. About 1.07M shares traded or 78.73% up from the average. Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) has risen 33.95% since April 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.40% the S&P500.

Among 21 analysts covering Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Lear Corporation has $242.0 highest and $111 lowest target. $190.56’s average target is 1.25% above currents $188.21 stock price. Lear Corporation had 77 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, April 28 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of LEA in report on Thursday, October 26 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform” on Monday, October 26. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by Deutsche Bank. On Tuesday, April 17 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight”. Bank of America downgraded the shares of LEA in report on Wednesday, November 9 to “Underperform” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, October 16. Seaport Global upgraded Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) rating on Friday, May 5. Seaport Global has “Buy” rating and $163 target. The rating was initiated by Cowen & Co on Monday, September 25 with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets maintained Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) on Sunday, October 1 with “Hold” rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.04, from 0.92 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 26 investors sold Lear Corporation shares while 172 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 141 raised stakes. 58.04 million shares or 3.12% less from 59.92 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Nomura reported 0.05% stake. Gulf International Financial Bank (Uk) Limited owns 22,130 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Aviva Public Ltd Co has 0.04% invested in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) for 37,594 shares. Price T Rowe Associate Incorporated Md has 0% invested in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA). First Interstate Bancorp reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA). Spitfire Limited Company holds 4.49% or 57,427 shares in its portfolio. 20,813 are held by Alphamark Advsrs Limited Co. The Missouri-based Parkside Finance State Bank And Trust has invested 0% in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA). Westpac has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA). Midas holds 7,000 shares or 0.49% of its portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has invested 0.04% in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA). Verition Fund Limited has 1,906 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. 264 were accumulated by Shamrock Asset Management Ltd. Automobile Association invested in 0.04% or 78,125 shares. Stifel Corp has 0.03% invested in Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) for 53,586 shares.

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