Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) – The Long Game That Investors Are Missing

GAMMEL PETER L, Chief Technology Officer, subtracted 2,250 shares of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) from its portfolio at the rate of $77.43 per share valuing $174,218 on May 15. The insider left behind 9,240 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) was $73.35. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $73.83, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $74.32. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $72.77 and a 2nd Support Level at $72.20. Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) stock has gained $3.92, or 5.65%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$3.28, or -4.28%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$8.42, or -10.30%. This year-to-date, Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) shares have gained $6.33, or 9.44%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) stock, 40% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Sell .”

With 172,694 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $12,547,947K. Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) generates $3,868 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $918,400 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -26.97%, a 3-Year Total Return of 14.66%, and a 5-year Total Return of 51.74%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.380 per share on 05/20/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 2.05%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.52.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) reported earnings of $1.47 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $1.43 per share, representing a 0.04 difference and 2.79% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.83 represented a -0.01 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $1.84 per share, which was a 0.51% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $1.21 per share. This estimate came from a total of 9 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $1.22 and the low estimate was $1.20. In the year-ago quarter, Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) generated per-share earnings of $1.56. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -22.44% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 18 purchases (112,270 shares in total) and 21 sale (114,807 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 19 insider buys amounting to 115,270 shares and 26 insider sales amounting to 124,725 shares. In the past full year, 58 insider purchases were made (involving 371,226 shares) and 65 insider sell-offs equivalent to 268,630 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) has a Current Ratio of 5.80, a Quick Ratio of 4.55 and a Cash Ratio of 2.64.