Capital Analysts LLC continued to hold its stake in shares of Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,785 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Capital Analysts LLC’s holdings in Xilinx were worth $115,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Aviva PLC increased its stake in Xilinx by 1.3% in the second quarter. Aviva PLC now owns 156,933 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $10,095,000 after buying an additional 2,030 shares in the last quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its stake in Xilinx by 86.1% in the first quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 222,164 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $12,861,000 after buying an additional 102,779 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in Xilinx by 3.1% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 27,030,100 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $1,564,772,000 after buying an additional 812,627 shares in the last quarter. Copeland Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Xilinx by 21.3% in the second quarter. Copeland Capital Management LLC now owns 176,969 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $11,383,000 after buying an additional 31,101 shares in the last quarter. Finally, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale increased its stake in Xilinx by 89.1% in the first quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale now owns 121,781 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $7,059,000 after buying an additional 57,381 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 97.42% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ XLNX) opened at 66.09 on Thursday. Xilinx, Inc. has a 1-year low of $48.75 and a 1-year high of $68.68. The company has a 50-day moving average of $64.09 and a 200-day moving average of $62.28. The firm has a market capitalization of $16.43 billion, a PE ratio of 28.24 and a beta of 1.09.

Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The programmable devices maker reported $0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $615.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $615.69 million. Xilinx had a return on equity of 24.70% and a net margin of 26.22%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.61 EPS. Equities research analysts predict that Xilinx, Inc. will post $2.54 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, August 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 10th were given a dividend of $0.35 per share. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 8th. This represents a $1.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.12%. Xilinx’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 60.09%.

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A number of brokerages recently commented on XLNX. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Xilinx from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 24th. Vetr cut shares of Xilinx from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $69.47 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Monday, June 26th. Wells Fargo & Company cut shares of Xilinx from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and set a $66.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Tuesday, May 23rd. Barclays PLC upgraded shares of Xilinx from an “underweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and boosted their price objective for the company from $53.00 to $60.00 in a research report on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, Pacific Crest reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a $70.00 price target on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Friday, May 19th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $64.57.

In other news, SVP Scott Hover-Smoot sold 12,143 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $62.17, for a total value of $754,930.31. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 41,869 shares in the company, valued at $2,602,995.73. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Also, CFO Lorenzo Flores sold 9,600 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $66.69, for a total value of $640,224.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 19,058 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,270,978.02. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 37,531 shares of company stock valued at $2,395,798 in the last quarter. 0.40% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Xilinx Company Profile

Xilinx, Inc (Xilinx) is engaged in designing and developing programmable devices and associated technologies. The Company’s programmable devices and associated technologies include integrated circuits (ICs) in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), including programmable System on Chips (SoCs) and three-dimensional ICs (3D ICs); software design tools to program the PLDs; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards, and intellectual property (IP), which consists of Xilinx, and various third-party verification and IP cores.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX)

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