Moderate revenue decrease Linear Technology expected

Moderate decrease Linear Technology expected

Over the past book year the analyst estimate the revenue to be around 1,42 billion dollars. This is marginally more than the 2014's revenue of 1,48 billion dollars. The consensus of the analysts for 2015 is a net profit of 487,06 million dollars.

For 2015 the consensus of the earnings per share of Linear Technology is at profit of 1,99 dollars. Based on this the price/earnings-ratio equals 22,51.

The consensus of the dividends per share is at 1,23 dollars.Consequently the dividend return is around 2,75 percent. On average the stocks in this sector yield a dividend return of around 1,29 percent.

The stock Linear Technology is covered by 7 analysts. The average target price for Linear Technology is at 42,86 dollars. This is 4 percent lower than the current stock price of 44,79 dollars.

The stocks ASM International, Applied Materials and Lam Research in the sector The semiconductor sector have the most buy recommendations. The 3 most recent recommendations for the semiconductor sector were provided by Morgan Stanley (buy, 50,00 dollars), Nomura Securities (hold, 40,00 dollars) and UBS (sell, 39,00 dollars).

Linear Technology 's book value/price equals 0,14. The semiconductor sector now trades at a Shiller PE of 41.00. The stock now trades at 44,79 dollars. This equals 21 times the 2014's earnings per share.