Analyst Observation On 2 Stocks: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY), Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN)

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) was less active in the last trading session as around 3.39 million shares exchanged hands on Wall Street, representing a decrease from its normal capacity of 5.27 million shares. A -0.53% change after the initial price of $16.99, sent the closing price to $16.89.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) Analyst Opinion

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 15 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 5.3% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 7.79% last month and is up 10.83 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 9 of analysts who cover CY having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $20.21 price target on Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, suggesting a 19.66% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -10.5% below its 52-week high.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation Earnings Surprise

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.27 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.24. Its revenue totaled $580.43 million down -2.87% from the previous quarter.

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) Intraday View

This stock (CY) is ahead of its 52-week low with 35.12%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.63% which for the week stands at 1.88%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 2.76% and stays 3.29% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have managed 2.61% gains and now is up 4.98% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $16.56. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) has made its way to a 12-month gain of 21.86%.

Turning to Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN), its shares were trading at $69.71 a gain of $1.51, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $67.79, touched a high of $70.41 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.2. Tyson Foods, Inc. has 5 buy ratings, 4 holds and 1 sells even after the stock tumbled -17.65% from its high of $84.65 to a $25.39 billion market value through last close.

Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale slipped from 2.27 to 2.13 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $80 a share. The target implies a 14.76% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 31.98% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 2.24 million shares versus an average volume of 2.1 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 2.13% which for the week approaches 1.99%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $67.79 and compares with the $58.36 52-week low. The stock recovered 19.45% since its low point and has performed -14.01% year-to-date.