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Why Inphi (IPHI) Could Be Positioned for a Surge
November 17, 2016

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Inphi Corporation (IPHI - Free Report) is a provider of semiconductor solutions that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well.

These positive earnings estimate revisions suggest that analysts are becoming more optimistic on IPHI’s earnings for the coming quarter and year. In fact, consensus estimates have moved sharply higher for both of these time frames over the past four weeks, suggesting that Inphi could be a solid choice for investors.

Current Quarter Estimates for IPHI

In the past 30 days, 4 estimates have gone higher for Inphi while none have gone lower in the same time period. The trend has been pretty favorable too, with estimates increasing from 25 cents a share 30 days ago, to 28 cents today, a move of 12%.

Current Year Estimates for IPHI

Meanwhile, Inphi’s current year figures are also looking quite promising, with 3 estimates moving higher in the past month, compared to none lower. The consensus estimate trend has also seen a boost for this time frame, increasing from 75 cents per share 30 days ago to 85 cents per share today, an increase of 13.3%.

INPHI CORP Price and Consensus

 

INPHI CORP Price and Consensus | INPHI CORP Quote

Bottom Line

The stock has also started to move higher lately, adding 10.4% over the past four weeks, suggesting that investors are starting to take note of this impressive story. So investors may definitely want to consider this Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) stock to profit in the near future. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 (Strong Buy) Rank stocks here.

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