Linear Technology Corp (LLTC)

LLTC (NASDAQ:Electronics)
neg -0.29
Today's Range: 44.05 - 45.11 | LLTC Avg Daily Volume: 1,679,300
Last Update: 09/30/14 - 12:16 PM EDT
Volume: 778,324
YTD Performance: -1.80%
Open: $44.69
Previous Close: $44.73
52 Week Range: $38.28 - $51.77
Oustanding Shares: 238,511,332
Market Cap: 10,597,058,481
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for LLTC
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 6 6 6 6
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 7 7 7 7
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 2 2
Mean Rec. 2.22 2.22 2.38 2.38
Latest Dividend: 0.27
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.43%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/13/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 23.38
Price Earnings Comparisons:
LLTC Sector Avg. S&P 500
23.38 23.40 28.46
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-4.18% 12.95% 56.84%
Revenue 8.30 -0.06 -0.02
Net Income 13.00 -0.21 -0.07
EPS 10.80 -0.24 -0.09
Earnings for LLTC:
Revenue 1.39B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (06/15) FY (06/16)
Average Estimate $0.54 $0.53 $2.21 $2.49
Number of Analysts 14 13 14 11
High Estimate $0.56 $0.58 $2.38 $2.82
Low Estimate $0.51 $0.49 $2.06 $2.23
Prior Year $0.47 $0.46 $1.96 $2.21
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 13.83% 15.22% 12.83% 12.43%
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bearishLinear cut from Best Ideas List at Morgan Stanley

Sep 26, 2014 | 7:42 AM EDT

LLTC was removed from the Best Ideas list, according to Morgan Stanley. Company lacks near-term catalysts. $54 price target. 

bearishLinear Technology downgraded at Citi

Apr 25, 2014 | 8:23 AM EDT

LLTC was downgraded form Buy to Neutral, Citigroup said. Strong industrial and auto demand is already priced into the stock. $50 price target. 

bullishLinear Technology raises price target, EPS at UBS

Jan 16, 2014 | 8:13 AM EST

LLTC increased its numbers, UBS said. Driven by better industrial/auto trends and better margins on higher fab loadings. Neutral rating and $46 price target. 


Chris Laudani

 | Jan 14, 2014 | 2:00 PM EST

The "Internet of Everything" has caught investors' imagination.


Gary Dvorchak

 | Nov 11, 2013 | 11:00 AM EST

This week's flow is substantial.

bearishLinear Technology downgraded at UBS

Aug 2, 2013 | 8:02 AM EDT

LLTC was downgraded to Neutral from Buy given valuation and slowing wireless growth, said UBS. Price target is $40.

bearishLinear downgraded at Credit Suisse

Jul 15, 2013 | 8:22 AM EDT

LLTC was downgraded from Outperform to Neutral, Credit Suisse said. Valuation call, based on a $40 price target. 


Gary Morrow

 | Jul 11, 2013 | 3:42 PM EDT

Today's rally could push shares even higher.

bullishLinear Technology upgraded at Jefferies

Jul 11, 2013 | 7:49 AM EDT

LLTC was upgraded to Buy, Jefferies said. $44 price target. Company is leveraged to higher automotive and industrial growth.

bearishLinear Technology downgraded at Stifel

Apr 2, 2013 | 8:20 AM EDT

LLTC was downgraded from Buy to Hold, Stifel Nicolaus said. Checks show slower order growth. 


Stifel downgrades LLTC to Hold from Buy. Following its checks leading to the end of the quarter, further supported by the ISM report issued before the market open yesterday, orders have slowed following 3 consecutive months (beginning in the month of December) of growth in the index (of which, 2 quarters were above 53, suggesting healthier bookings). In addition to weak ISM data, firm also continues to observe weaker macroeconomic data points from China, which it believes could be causing the semiconductor supply chain to take a cautious approach to inventory levels and build rates.

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