(INTC) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc

Posted April 28, 2017

Wells Fargo & Co reaffirmed a "top pick" rating and set a $45.00 price target on shares of Intel in a research report on Tuesday, January 3rd. Fusion Family Wealth LLC purchased a new position in shares of Intel during the fourth quarter worth approximately $133,000. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal.

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Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) shares edged up 0.33% to $36.87 on Tuesday. The stock now has Weekly Volatility of 1.23% and Monthly Volatility of 1.28%. The stock is trading $35.86 its 50-day moving average by -1.07%. Intel Corporation has $45 highest and $30 lowest target.

The company surged 1.18% and closed its last trading session at $36.32. The median estimate represents a 8.31% increase from the last price. The chip maker reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.04. The average estimate of 15 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 65 cents per share. Presently, it has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 6.30% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.30%.

Revenues rose 8.0% from a year ago to $14.8 billion, matching analysts' view for $14.8 billion.

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Intel said the earnings period in the first quarter of 2016 included one more week than this year. Analysts forecast that Intel Co. will post $2.80 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 1st. Investors of record on Sunday, May 7th will be issued a dividend of $0.2725 per share. This represents a $1.09 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.95%. He's done a solid job managing both Intel's growth and the company's costs. Moreover, Bank has 0.14% invested in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC).

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Intel had a PS ratio of 2.87x on April 21, 2017.

In related news, CEO Brian M. Krzanich sold 72,172 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 13th. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 186,703 shares of company stock valued at $6,728,262. This number excludes 5 cents from non-recurring items. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 1.98% with $4.71 Billion sitting short, betting on future declines. Finally, American Research & Management Co. increased its position in shares of Intel by 23.8% in the third quarter. Community Bank N.A. raised its position in Intel by 0.6% in the third quarter. Roble Belko & Company Inc now owns 3,346 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $126,000 after buying an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. LSV Asset Management boosted its stake in Intel by 0.9% in the third quarter. The biggest holder now is John W. Jackson who owns 958,991 shares (0.12% of those outstanding), whilst Robert J. Hugin holds 891,201 (0.11% of shares outstanding) and Dr. Sol J. Barer, PhD holds 692,192 (0.09% of shares outstanding).