Altera Corp (ALTR)

ALTR (NASDAQ:Electronics)
pos +0.02
Today's Range: 34.77 - 35.00 | ALTR Avg Daily Volume: 2,390,400
Last Update: 08/22/14 - 4:00 PM EDT
Volume: 1,610,892
YTD Performance: 6.58%
Open: $34.93
Previous Close: $34.87
52 Week Range: $30.73 - $39.18
Oustanding Shares: 308,979,270
Market Cap: 10,706,131,706
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for ALTR
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 10 11 11 11
Moderate Buy 2 2 2 2
Hold 4 4 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 2 2 2 2
Mean Rec. 1.97 1.92 1.92 1.92
Latest Dividend: 0.18
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.08%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/07/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.06
Price Earnings Comparisons:
ALTR Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.06 23.90 28.78
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
5.10% 0.46% 4.96%
Revenue -2.80 -0.11 -0.04
Net Income -21.00 -0.44 -0.17
EPS -20.60 -0.46 -0.19
Earnings for ALTR:
Revenue 1.73B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.37 $0.38 $1.52 $1.82
Number of Analysts 15 14 16 16
High Estimate $0.38 $0.41 $1.57 $2.14
Low Estimate $0.36 $0.33 $1.48 $1.69
Prior Year $0.37 $0.31 $1.36 $1.52
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 0.54% 20.97% 11.86% 19.47%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Shares are more likely to recover than slip further.
They are T-Mobile, Peabody and Altera.
Jan 21, 2014 | 8:24 AM EST
ALTR was upgraded from Neutral to Overweight, JP Morgan said. Comapny is leveraged to higher carrier spending in China. 
Jan 02, 2014 | 8:11 AM EST
ALTR was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $34 price target. Company is facing headwinds in the 28 nm market. 

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Dec 12, 2013 | 7:46 AM EST
ALTR was initiated with an Outperform rating, JMP Securities said. $41 price target. Company has a consistent track record, but the sto...
Nov 19, 2013 | 8:02 AM EST
ALTR bumps up price target, Jefferies said. Choice of Intel product expected to provide competitive advantage. $35 price target and Hol...
Nov 19, 2013 | 7:55 AM EST
ALTR was removed from the Conviction Buy list, according to Goldman Sachs. Company lacks near-term catalysts. $39 price target. 

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