Cypress Semicon (CY) Investors: Craig-Hallum Maintains “Buy” Rating, Sees $21.0/Share; Lsi Industries (LYTS) Shorts Decreased By 36.48%

November 15, 2017 - By Hazel Jackson

Among 19 analysts covering Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation has $21 highest and $8 lowest target. $15.53’s average target is -6.33% below currents $16.58 stock price. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation had 59 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Needham maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, January 29 report. The stock of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, October 26. As per Thursday, January 14, the company rating was initiated by Suntrust Robinson. The stock of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, June 28. As per Friday, July 28, the company rating was maintained by Needham. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, October 31 by Barclays Capital. Loop Capital Markets maintained Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) on Friday, July 28 with “Buy” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) on Friday, October 6 with “Buy” rating. As per Friday, October 27, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The stock of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, March 29 by Pacific Crest.

Lsi Industries Incorporated (NASDAQ:LYTS) had a decrease of 36.48% in short interest. LYTS’s SI was 135,100 shares in November as released by FINRA. Its down 36.48% from 212,700 shares previously. With 90,700 avg volume, 2 days are for Lsi Industries Incorporated (NASDAQ:LYTS)’s short sellers to cover LYTS’s short positions. The SI to Lsi Industries Incorporated’s float is 0.55%. It closed at $6.85 lastly. It is down 23.75% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 40.45% the S&P500.

Since June 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $89,464 activity. KWON OC sold $89,464 worth of stock or 6,385 shares.

Analysts await Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $0.18 earnings per share, up 200.00% or $0.12 from last year’s $0.06 per share. CY’s profit will be $60.80M for 23.03 P/E if the $0.18 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.21 actual earnings per share reported by Cypress Semiconductor Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -14.29% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.5 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.23, from 1.27 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 30 investors sold Cypress Semiconductor Corporation shares while 88 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. 311.68 million shares or 3.13% more from 302.23 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Alpha Windward Limited Com accumulated 0.32% or 36,948 shares. Ls Invest Ltd Liability Co has 0.86% invested in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). 240,524 are held by Texas Permanent School Fund. Panagora Asset Mgmt stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Park West Asset Lc holds 2.19% of its portfolio in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) for 2.90M shares. Deroy And Devereaux Private Invest Counsel Inc has invested 2.08% in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Camarda Finance Advisors Llc has 0.01% invested in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) for 691 shares. Liberty Mutual Group Incorporated Asset Mgmt has invested 0.07% in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Northern Trust invested in 0.01% or 2.69 million shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D holds 1.85 million shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Wexford L P invested 0.15% in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt accumulated 2,974 shares. Highbridge Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Com owns 135,087 shares. New York-based Citigroup has invested 0.02% in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). First Mercantile has 40,504 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation manufactures embedded system solutions for automotive, industrial, home automation and appliances, consumer electronics and medical products. The company has market cap of $5.60 billion. The Company’s divisions include Microcontroller and Connectivity Division , and Memory Products Division (MPD). It currently has negative earnings. MCD focuses on microcontroller (MCU), analog and wireless and wired connectivity solutions.

About 20,991 shares traded. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) has risen 39.45% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.75% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering LSI Industries (NASDAQ:LYTS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. LSI Industries had 10 analyst reports since August 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of LSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LYTS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 11 by Sidoti. The company was upgraded on Saturday, August 22 by TheStreet. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of LYTS in report on Sunday, August 6 with “Buy” rating. Roth Capital maintained LSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LYTS) rating on Thursday, October 5. Roth Capital has “Hold” rating and $6.0 target. The firm has “Hold” rating by Roth Capital given on Thursday, November 9. The stock has “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, August 18. Roth Capital downgraded LSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LYTS) on Thursday, August 17 to “Hold” rating. The rating was initiated by TH Capital on Thursday, August 25 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, August 4 by Roth Capital. The stock of LSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:LYTS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 25 by Roth Capital.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.