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Ware Michaela M, VP of Finance & IR, sold 830 shares of the Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) in an exchange that happened on February 15th, 2018. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.08 per share, amounting to a transaction worth $28,286. The sale was made public in a document filed with the SEC. Additionally, President and CEO Roberts Wyman sold 33,683 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place on December 5th, 2018. The stock was sold at an average price of $37.88 per share, for a total exchange amounting to $1,275,912. After the transaction, the President and CEO Roberts Wyman currently holds 103,889 shares of the company’s stock, which is worth approximately $4512938.

With this stock price’s latest movement, it is now -7.65% away from its 1-year high and 47.25% higher than its 1-year low price. In the past seven days, the stock price volatility for Brinker International, Inc. was 3.23%, whereas its volatility in the past 30 days has been 3.51%. This public company’s stock also has a beta score of 0.05. When the beta value is less/more than 1, it can imply that the stock is less/more volatile than the wider stock market – a metric that traders will surely be keeping tabs on.

Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) most recently published its quarterly earnings results on Thursday 05/01/2018. The firm posted $1.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.05. The publicly-traded organization reported revenue of $812.53 million for the quarter, compared to the average analyst forecast calling for $806.63 million, which was surpassing the analyst consensus estimate.

Shares of Brinker International, Inc. (EAT) plunged -3.47%, amounting to a loss of -$1.56 per share, to finish the regular trading session at $43.44 on Friday 05/18/2018. After beginning the session at $45.01, shares of Brinker International, Inc. reached as high as $45.045 during the day, while hitting a 1-day low of $43.305. Trade volume reached 2,001,091 shares against this stock’s average daily volume of 1.46M shares, with a total float of 40.87M. As a consequence of the price decrease, Brinker International, Inc. now has a current market value of 1.97B.

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:SWKS) subtracted -1.22% to its trading price by the close of the most recent session, dropping from its previous closing price of $99.71 to $98.49. This stock increased in value by 1.53% during the last 7-day period, and experienced a gain of 4.91% over the past 30-day period. In the past three months, this stock’s price lost by -5.40% , and subtracted -9.55% to its price during the last six months of trading. SWKS demonstrated a yearly price loss of -4.56% , while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance has been up 3.73% . This stock’s price changed by +14.35% compared to its 90-day low, and moved down -15.08% comparing to its 90-day high price.

Have a quick look on short, medium and long-term indicators. According to the Composite Indicator, Trendspotter rated the SWKS stock as Hold. In the short-term, Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS) has a 20-day average volume of 2,508,375 shares and short-term indicators sets the SWKS stock as 40% Buy on average basis. In the medium-term, SWKS stock has a 50-Day average volume of 2,177,494 shares and medium-term indicators gave the average rating of 25% Sell, while in the long-term period the SWKS stock has a 100-Day average volume of 2,371,564 shares. On average, long-term indicators rated the stock as 67% Sell. The overall picture from all short, medium and long-term indicators sets the SWKS stock as 8% Sell on average basis.

Recently, multiple brokerages have sent out reports on SWKS. Raymond James, for example, Downgrade its rating on shares of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. from “Outperform ” to a “ Mkt Perform”according to a research note from Friday May 18th, 2018. Longbow Resumed their target price for this stock to $120, while giving the stock a “Buy” rating, as stated in a research report from Wednesday, May 16th, 2018. Craig Hallum, on the other hand, Reiterated a “Buy” rating on this stock, while posting a $115 price target on shares of this company’s stock in a research note dated Friday, May 4th, 2018.

In other news related to Skyworks Solutions, Inc. stock, 82.69% shares of SWKS held by institutions. The total number of institutions who held the SWKS shares was 1,026, according to most recent SEC filling. During the past quarter, total 150,564,271 shares held by institutions with the net change of -3,863,975 shares. In the meantime, 102 new institutions bought the shares of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. for the first time and 97 institutions sold all their holdings in the company’s common stock. 384 institutions increased their investment in the SWKS stock and 477 institutions decreased their investment in the Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (SWKS)’s stock during the last quarter.