WINTON GROUP Ltd cut its position in Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) by 24.1% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 190,519 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock after selling 60,521 shares during the quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd owned approximately 0.08% of Xilinx worth $13,494,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of XLNX. Investec Asset Management LTD grew its position in Xilinx by 17.2% in the 3rd quarter. Investec Asset Management LTD now owns 105,583 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $7,478,000 after purchasing an additional 15,502 shares during the last quarter. Zeke Capital Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Xilinx in the 3rd quarter worth $335,000. Twin Capital Management Inc. grew its position in Xilinx by 335.1% in the 3rd quarter. Twin Capital Management Inc. now owns 68,834 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $4,876,000 after purchasing an additional 53,014 shares during the last quarter. Nuance Investments LLC grew its position in Xilinx by 14.3% in the 3rd quarter. Nuance Investments LLC now owns 53,133 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $3,763,000 after purchasing an additional 6,629 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Reynders McVeigh Capital Management LLC grew its position in Xilinx by 12.3% in the 3rd quarter. Reynders McVeigh Capital Management LLC now owns 128,947 shares of the programmable devices maker’s stock worth $9,133,000 after purchasing an additional 14,100 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 95.22% of the company’s stock.

In related news, CEO Moshe Gavrielov sold 25,000 shares of Xilinx stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $69.76, for a total transaction of $1,744,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 270,856 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $18,894,914.56. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, CFO Lorenzo Flores sold 2,828 shares of Xilinx stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $74.23, for a total transaction of $209,922.44. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now directly owns 28,313 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,101,673.99. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 213,127 shares of company stock valued at $15,135,685 over the last three months. 0.40% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Several research firms have issued reports on XLNX. BMO Capital Markets restated a “buy” rating and issued a $80.00 price target on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Robert W. Baird restated a “hold” rating and issued a $68.00 price target on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Barclays raised their price target on shares of Xilinx from $65.00 to $67.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. Credit Suisse Group restated an “outperform” rating on shares of Xilinx in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Xilinx from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $71.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. Xilinx currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $69.73.

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ XLNX) opened at $72.17 on Wednesday. Xilinx, Inc. has a 1-year low of $52.54 and a 1-year high of $75.14. The stock has a market cap of $18,090.00, a PE ratio of 30.75, a P/E/G ratio of 3.01 and a beta of 1.10. The company has a current ratio of 9.86, a quick ratio of 9.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.70.

Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The programmable devices maker reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.02. Xilinx had a net margin of 25.93% and a return on equity of 25.17%. The firm had revenue of $620.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $620.99 million. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.61 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.1% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that Xilinx, Inc. will post 2.59 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 6th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.35 per share. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 14th. Xilinx’s dividend payout ratio is currently 58.82%.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: This report was first posted by Watch List News and is the property of of Watch List News. If you are reading this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and international trademark and copyright law. The original version of this report can be viewed at https://www.watchlistnews.com/xilinx-inc-xlnx-shares-sold-by-winton-group-ltd/1732630.html.

Xilinx Company Profile

Xilinx, Inc (Xilinx) is engaged in designing and developing programmable devices and associated technologies. The Company’s programmable devices and associated technologies include integrated circuits (ICs) in the form of programmable logic devices (PLDs), including programmable System on Chips (SoCs) and three-dimensional ICs (3D ICs); software design tools to program the PLDs; targeted reference designs; printed circuit boards, and intellectual property (IP), which consists of Xilinx, and various third-party verification and IP cores.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Xilinx (NASDAQ:XLNX)

Receive News & Ratings for Xilinx Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Xilinx Inc. and related companies with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter.