FEI Company (FEIC) : 2 brokerage houses believe that FEI Company (FEIC) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 4 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on FEI Company (FEIC). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Buy with a rank of 2.The median of all the 6 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 2.33.
FEI Company (FEIC) : 3 Wall Street analysts covering FEI Company (FEIC) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $93.5. The maximum price target given is $108 and the minimum target for short term is around $83, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $12.62.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC): The stock opened at $106.74 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $106.88 for the day. The stock traded down to $106.40 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $106.41 with a loss of -0.19% for the day. The stock had closed at $106.61 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 173,451 shares.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Kania Don R, director officer (President, CEO) of Fei Co, had unloaded 50,000 shares at an average price of $76.16 in a transaction dated on November 18, 2015. The total value of the transaction was worth $3,808,000.
FEI Company is a supplier of scientific instruments and related services for nanoscale applications and solutions for industry and science. The Company operates in two segments: Industry Group and Science Group. The Industry Group consists of customers in semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing and related industries, such as manufacturers of data storage equipment and other technologies, as well as customers in the natural resources industries, including mining and oil and gas. The Science Group includes universities, public and private research laboratories and customers in a range of industries, including metals, automobiles, aerospace and forensics. The tools are used in a laboratory. Its products include transmission electron microscopes; scanning electron microscopes (SEM); DualBeamTM systems which combine a SEM and a focused ion beam system (FIB) on a single platform; stand-alone FIBs; optical microscopes, three-dimensional modelling software and service and components.