Colorado Capital Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC) by 25.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 6,214 shares of the chip maker’s stock after buying an additional 1,259 shares during the period. Colorado Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Intel were worth $309,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. Virtue Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Intel in the fourth quarter valued at about $109,000. Elmwood Wealth Management Inc. acquired a new stake in Intel in the first quarter valued at about $110,000. Financial Gravity Wealth Inc. acquired a new stake in Intel in the first quarter valued at about $120,000. Well Done LLC acquired a new stake in Intel in the first quarter valued at about $156,000. Finally, Financial Gravity Companies Inc. acquired a new stake in Intel in the fourth quarter valued at about $157,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 65.33% of the company’s stock.

Shares of INTC opened at $45.70 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35, a current ratio of 1.57 and a quick ratio of 1.15. Intel Co. has a 1-year low of $37.10 and a 1-year high of $57.60. The company has a market cap of $219.46 billion, a PE ratio of 13.21, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.34 and a beta of 0.97.

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 26th. The chip maker reported $1.04 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.05. Intel had a net margin of 20.07% and a return on equity of 27.33%. The business had revenue of $16.96 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $16.78 billion. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.72 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 14.9% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts expect that Intel Co. will post 4.15 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Saturday, December 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 6th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.63%. Intel’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 34.68%.

In other Intel news, CEO Robert Holmes Swan acquired 5,243 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 30th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $47.69 per share, with a total value of $250,038.67. Following the purchase, the chief executive officer now directly owns 71,672 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,418,037.68. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, EVP Steven Ralph Rodgers sold 2,213 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.43, for a total transaction of $116,027.59. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 23,268 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,219,941.24. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 4,077 shares of company stock valued at $205,757. Corporate insiders own 0.03% of the company’s stock.

INTC has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Sanford C. Bernstein set a $54.00 price objective on shares of Intel and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 6th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Intel from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 12th. Northland Securities downgraded shares of Intel from a “market perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Monday, June 18th. Stifel Nicolaus raised their price objective on shares of Intel from $57.00 to $60.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 21st. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co restated a “buy” rating and issued a $65.00 price objective on shares of Intel in a research report on Thursday, June 21st. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have assigned a hold rating and twenty-two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $55.29.

Intel Company Profile

Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells computer, networking, data storage, and communication platforms worldwide. The company operates through Client Computing Group, Data Center Group, Internet of Things Group, Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group, Programmable Solutions Group, and All Other segments.

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