Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD)?

June 12, 2018 - By Marguerite Chambers

Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.59 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.08, from 1.67 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 11 investors sold Diodes Incorporated shares while 50 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. 36.35 million shares or 2.99% less from 37.47 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Pettee Invsts holds 21,175 shares. Hotchkis Wiley Cap Ltd Llc invested in 1.07 million shares or 0.13% of the stock. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Inc reported 0% stake. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 12,615 shares. Tygh Cap Mngmt Incorporated stated it has 85,996 shares. 175 are owned by Toth Advisory Corporation. Stone Ridge Asset Management Llc reported 0.04% in Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD). Panagora Asset Mgmt has 0% invested in Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) for 14,723 shares. Hsbc Holdings Public Ltd Com holds 0% in Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) or 15,652 shares. Campbell & Adviser Ltd Llc has invested 0.33% of its portfolio in Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD). First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca, a California-based fund reported 28,073 shares. Comerica Bank stated it has 40,335 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Illinois-based First Advisors Limited Partnership has invested 0% in Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD). Dimensional Fund Advsrs L P reported 3.81M shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Hbk Invests L P invested 0.01% in Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD).

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 sales for $4.13 million activity. BELTRAN CLEMENTE also sold $216,336 worth of Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) on Monday, June 4. 8,350 shares valued at $288,123 were sold by CHEN C H on Tuesday, May 29. $287,330 worth of Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) was sold by Tang Francis. LU KEH SHEW also sold $16,094 worth of Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) on Wednesday, May 16. 5,750 shares were sold by Holland Julie, worth $196,645. $350,000 worth of Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) was sold by GIORDANO MICHAEL R on Monday, June 4.

Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) Ratings Coverage

Among 4 analysts covering Diodes Inc (NASDAQ:DIOD), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Diodes Inc had 4 analyst reports since December 14, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Sidoti upgraded Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) rating on Thursday, December 14. Sidoti has “Buy” rating and $36.0 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, April 19 by Longbow. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of DIOD in report on Thursday, February 8 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Benchmark given on Thursday, February 8. Below is a list of Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) latest ratings and price target changes.

19/04/2018 Broker: Longbow Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Upgrade
08/02/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Buy New Target: $37.0 Maintain
08/02/2018 Broker: Benchmark Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Upgrade
14/12/2017 Broker: Sidoti Rating: Buy New Target: $36.0 Upgrade

The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $35.8. About 54,677 shares traded. Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) has risen 31.82% since June 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.25% the S&P500.

Diodes Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and supplies application-specific standard products in the discrete, logic, and analog and mixed semiconductor markets primarily in Asia, North America, and Europe. The company has market cap of $1.78 billion. It primarily focusses on low pin count semiconductor devices with one or more active or passive components. It currently has negative earnings. The firm offers discrete semiconductor products, such as performance Schottky rectifiers and diodes; Zener diodes, including tight tolerance and low operating current type performance Zener diodes; standard, fast, super-fast, and ultra-fast recovery rectifiers; bridge rectifiers; switching diodes; small signal bipolar and pre-biased transistors; MOSFETs; thyristor surge protection devices; and transient voltage suppressors.

More recent Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) news were published by: which released: “Research Report Identifies Diodes, Arbutus Biopharma, Radware, Immutep, Amarin, and SPS Commerce with …” on June 06, 2018. Also published the news titled: “Diodes Incorporated Introduces Industry-Leading, High-Speed, Multichannel Mux/Demux Signal Switch ICs, Clock …” on June 05, 2018.‘s news article titled: “Diodes Incorporated to Present at the Baird Global Consumer, Technology and Services Conference on June 7” with publication date: May 23, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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