Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) – A Trader’s Perspective

El-Khoury Hassane, President & CEO, subtracted 20,000 shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) from its portfolio at the rate of $22.32 per share valuing $446,492 on Jul 01. The insider left behind 503,689 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 Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) was $22.44. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $22.50, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $22.55. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $22.37 and a 2nd Support Level at $22.30. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) stock has gained $0.10, or 0.45%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $0.32, or 1.45%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $6.57, or 41.40%. This year-to-date, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) shares have gained $9.72, or 76.42%.

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 Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 75% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 365,289 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $8,164,210K. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) generates $2,484 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $354,590 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 38.60%, a 3-Year Total Return of 97.54%, and a 5-year Total Return of 109.13%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.110 per share on 06/26/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 1.97%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.44.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) reported earnings of $0.27 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.24 per share, representing a 0.03 difference and 12.17% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.35 represented a 0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.33 per share, which was a 6.71% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.19 per share. This estimate came from a total of 6 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.20 and the low estimate was $0.19. In the year-ago quarter, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) generated per-share earnings of $0.27. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -29.63% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 17 purchases (196,932 shares in total) and 16 sale (104,409 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 41 insider buys amounting to 1,070,862 shares and 38 insider sales amounting to 496,074 shares. In the past full year, 51 insider purchases were made (involving 1,139,009 shares) and 52 insider sell-offs equivalent to 584,528 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) has a Current Ratio of 1.64, a Quick Ratio of 1.15 and a Cash Ratio of 0.46. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 41.65, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 29.40, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 23.86. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 41.32 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 29.17.