Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Broker Changes For Knowles Corp (NYSE:KN)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of Knowles Corp (NYSE:KN).

Most recent broker ratings

09/21/2016 – Susquehanna began new coverage on Knowles Corp giving the company a “negative” rating. They now have a USD 12 price target on the stock.

09/06/2016 – JP Morgan began new coverage on Knowles Corp giving the company a “neutral” rating. They now have a USD 15 price target on the stock.

04/26/2016 – Knowles Corp had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a USD 15 price target on the stock.

04/26/2016 – Knowles Corp had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Topeka Capital Markets. They now have a USD 20 price target on the stock.

04/26/2016 – Knowles Corp had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Lake Street. They now have a USD 16 price target on the stock.

01/04/2016 – Knowles Corp was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Craig-Hallum. They now have a USD 18 price target on the stock.

12/16/2015 – Knowles Corp had its “market outperform” rating reiterated by analysts at JMP Securities. They now have a USD 24 price target on the stock.

10/27/2015 – Knowles Corp was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They now have a USD 15 price target on the stock.

10/05/2015 – Knowles Corp was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Stephens. They now have a USD 25 price target on the stock.

03/18/2015 – TheStreet began new coverage on Knowles Corp giving the company a “sell” rating.

02/20/2015 – Knowles Corp was downgraded to “underperform” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 17.3 price target on the stock.

10/29/2014 – Knowles Corp had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at R. F. Lafferty. They now have a USD 29 price target on the stock.

07/10/2014 – GARP Research began new coverage on Knowles Corp giving the company a “buy” rating.

05/06/2014 – Rafferty Capital Markets began new coverage on Knowles Corp giving the company a “buy” rating. They now have a USD 47 price target on the stock.

Knowles Corp has a 50 day moving average of 14.10 and a 200 day moving average of 14.00. The stock’s market capitalization is 1.29B, it has a 52-week low of 9.68 and a 52-week high of 21.75.

The share price of the company (NYSE:KN) was up +3.99% during the last trading session, with a high of 14.65 and the volume of Knowles Corp shares traded was 976030.

Knowles Corporation is a supplier of advanced micro-acoustic, audio processing and specialty component solutions, serving the mobile consumer electronics, communications, medical, military, aerospace and industrial markets. It uses micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) microphones and audio processing technologies to optimize audio systems and develop the user experience in smartphones, tablets and wearables. Its segments include Mobile Consumer Electronics (MCE) and Specialty Components (SC). The MCE segment includes analog and digital microphones, MEMS microphones, surface mounted device microphones, receivers, speakers, integrated modules, multi-functional devices, ultrasonic sensors, voice processors and integrated audio sub-systems. The SC segment includes transducers, oscillators, capacitors and filters. The Company manufactures acoustics components, which are used in hearing aids. Its subsidiary, Audience, Inc., offers intelligent audio and signal processing solutions.