IXYS (IXYS) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Study Finds

Press coverage about IXYS (NASDAQ:IXYS) has trended positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. IXYS earned a news impact score of 0.27 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news stories about the semiconductor producer an impact score of 44.8548380117997 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

IXYS (NASDAQ:IXYS) opened at $23.05 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24, a current ratio of 7.98 and a quick ratio of 5.55. The firm has a market capitalization of $759.16, a P/E ratio of 32.46 and a beta of 0.68. IXYS has a one year low of $11.52 and a one year high of $24.96.

Separately, BidaskClub downgraded IXYS from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, December 2nd.

In other news, Director James M. Thorburn sold 11,100 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.94, for a total value of $265,734.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 16,272 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $389,551.68. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Timothy A. Richardson sold 35,801 shares of IXYS stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.78, for a total value of $851,347.78. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 15,801 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $375,747.78. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 155,651 shares of company stock valued at $3,765,144. Corporate insiders own 23.60% of the company’s stock.

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IXYS Company Profile

IXYS Corporation (IXYS) is a multi-market integrated semiconductor company. The Company is engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of power semiconductors, mixed-signal integrated circuits (ICs), application specific integrated circuits (ASICs), microcontrollers, systems and radio frequency (RF) power semiconductors.

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