Domino’s Pizza Group PLC (LON:DOM) Buy Rating Reconfirmed by Peel Hunt; The Target Price per Share Given is GBX 425.00; Semtech (SMTC) Shorts Up By 41.86%

March 14, 2018 - By Danny Collins

In an analyst report revealed to investors on Wednesday morning, Domino’s Pizza Group PLC (LON:DOM) stock Buy was restate at Peel Hunt. They currently have a GBX 425.00 target price on the stock. Peel Hunt’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 28.30% from the company’s previous close.

Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) had an increase of 41.86% in short interest. SMTC’s SI was 1.86 million shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 41.86% from 1.31M shares previously. With 518,200 avg volume, 4 days are for Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC)’s short sellers to cover SMTC’s short positions. The SI to Semtech Corporation’s float is 2.84%. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $34.95. About 472,555 shares traded. Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) has risen 72.29% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.59% the S&P500.

Semtech Corporation designs, develops, makes, and markets analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products. The company has market cap of $2.32 billion. The firm provides signal integrity products, including a portfolio of optical communications, broadcast video, and backplane products used in various enterprise computing, industrial, communications, and high-end consumer applications; and a portfolio of integrated circuits for optical transceivers, backplane, and high-speed interface applications. It has a 51.25 P/E ratio. It also offers protection products, such as filter and termination devices that are integrated with the transient voltage suppressor devices, which protect electronic systems from voltage spikes; and wireless and sensing products comprising a portfolio of specialized radio frequency products used in various industrial, medical, and communications applications, as well as specialized sensing products used in industrial and consumer applications.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.11 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.09, from 1.02 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 16 investors sold Semtech Corporation shares while 74 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 62 raised stakes. 61.66 million shares or 0.19% less from 61.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Strs Ohio has 0% invested in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) for 12,200 shares. Aqr Cap Management Lc reported 0.01% stake. Research Global Invsts reported 620,000 shares. Martingale Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership reported 36,210 shares. 6,023 are owned by Riverhead Mngmt Limited Liability Com. Asset Management stated it has 0% in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC). First Trust Advsrs Lp reported 45,822 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Westover Advsrs Lc owns 0.15% invested in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) for 6,736 shares. Suffolk Cap Management Limited Company stated it has 0.16% in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC). Amalgamated Bancorporation reported 8,924 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Envestnet Asset Mngmt Inc owns 0% invested in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) for 2,557 shares. Aperio Gru Limited Liability owns 0% invested in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) for 15,675 shares. Pinebridge Invests Lp, New York-based fund reported 48,261 shares. Comerica National Bank & Trust, a Michigan-based fund reported 70,280 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Limited stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC).

Among 12 analysts covering Semtech (NASDAQ:SMTC), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Semtech has $49 highest and $17 lowest target. $38.54’s average target is 10.27% above currents $34.95 stock price. Semtech had 33 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Drexel Hamilton maintained it with “Buy” rating and $4500 target in Thursday, June 1 report. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of SMTC in report on Wednesday, August 30 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, August 3. The rating was upgraded by B. Riley & Co to “Buy” on Monday, November 16. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 1 by Drexel Hamilton. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Thursday, December 1 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Monday, May 29. B. Riley & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $48.0 target in Thursday, August 24 report. The company was initiated on Monday, December 11 by Needham. On Monday, October 2 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”.

Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 27 selling transactions for $4.85 million activity. 2,000 Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) shares with value of $76,000 were sold by CHUKWU EMEKA. $863,091 worth of stock was sold by Beauchamp Gary on Friday, October 13. 1,000 Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) shares with value of $38,300 were sold by Silberstein Asaf. MAHESWARAN MOHAN also sold $86,105 worth of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) on Friday, December 15. On Monday, January 8 the insider WILSON JOHN MICHAEL sold $357,760. Pegulu Marc had sold 1,000 shares worth $38,214. Shares for $172,801 were sold by ANTLE GLEN M.

The stock increased 0.85% or GBX 2.8 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 332.6. About 32,742 shares traded. Domino's Pizza Group plc (LON:DOM) has 0.00% since March 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 12 analysts covering Domino’s Pizza Group PLC (LON:DOM), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Domino’s Pizza Group PLC has GBX 1275 highest and GBX 242 lowest target. GBX 373.33’s average target is 12.25% above currents GBX 332.6 stock price. Domino’s Pizza Group PLC had 131 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Domino's Pizza Group plc (LON:DOM) earned “Buy” rating by Berenberg on Thursday, February 9. Numis Securities maintained the shares of DOM in report on Thursday, March 9 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, July 31 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock of Domino's Pizza Group plc (LON:DOM) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by Numis Securities. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Sell” on Tuesday, October 10. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, August 16 report. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities with “Buy” on Wednesday, October 12. Peel Hunt maintained Domino's Pizza Group plc (LON:DOM) on Monday, June 26 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Numis Securities on Tuesday, October 6. The stock of Domino's Pizza Group plc (LON:DOM) earned “Buy” rating by Numis Securities on Tuesday, July 25.