ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) At $180.87 Forms Top; Amkor Tech (AMKR) Sellers Increased By 3.26% Their Shorts

ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) formed multiple top with $188.10 target or 4.00% above today’s $180.87 share price. ASML Holding N.V. (ASML) has $77.04 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.30% or $2.32 during the last trading session, reaching $180.87. About 710,316 shares traded. ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) has risen 44.52% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.82% the S&P500.

Amkor Tech Incorporated (NASDAQ:AMKR) had an increase of 3.26% in short interest. AMKR’s SI was 5.56 million shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 3.26% from 5.39M shares previously. With 763,600 avg volume, 7 days are for Amkor Tech Incorporated (NASDAQ:AMKR)’s short sellers to cover AMKR’s short positions. The SI to Amkor Tech Incorporated’s float is 5.16%. The stock decreased 0.38% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $10.47. About 540,537 shares traded. Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) has risen 96.42% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 79.72% the S&P500.

Among 3 analysts covering Amkor (NASDAQ:AMKR), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Amkor had 8 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Wednesday, May 25 by Citigroup. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, July 28 by Topeka Capital Markets. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, September 15. The stock of Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) earned “Buy” rating by Topeka Capital Markets on Thursday, April 28. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, August 24 by Credit Suisse. On Tuesday, August 25 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Sell”. Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Friday, August 21 report. Zacks upgraded the shares of AMKR in report on Tuesday, September 1 to “Sell” rating.

Amkor Technology, Inc. provides outsourced semiconductor packaging and test services in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $2.51 billion. The firm offers turnkey packaging and test services, including semiconductor wafer bumps, wafer probes, wafer back-grinds, package design, packaging, and test and drop shipment services. It has a 9.62 P/E ratio. The Company’s packages employ wirebond, flip chip, and copper clip and other interconnect technologies.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.22, from 0.78 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 30 investors sold Amkor Technology, Inc. shares while 47 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 90.55 million shares or 1.12% less from 91.58 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% or 1,000 shares. Vanguard Grp Inc reported 12.58M shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Bluecrest Cap Mngmt holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) for 14,883 shares. Hanson & Doremus Inv Mgmt holds 0.49% of its portfolio in Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) for 133,713 shares. Aqr Mgmt has 0.01% invested in Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR). D E Shaw And Comm reported 1.77M shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 490,810 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Wellington Mgmt Grp Llp owns 0% invested in Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) for 415,434 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% or 22,644 shares. Axa holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) for 587,300 shares. Spark Invest Mngmt Limited Liability invested in 0.07% or 130,300 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% or 3,819 shares in its portfolio. American Int Gp Inc has invested 0% in Amkor Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR). Hotchkis Wiley Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Co reported 17,599 shares. Guggenheim Cap Ltd holds 41,513 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Among 16 analysts covering ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. ASML Holding NV has $18200 highest and $77 lowest target. $151’s average target is -16.51% below currents $180.87 stock price. ASML Holding NV had 32 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, June 14 by Citigroup. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, March 10 by UBS. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 17 by Bank of America. The stock of ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, January 17 by Credit Suisse. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $84 target in Thursday, April 21 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 31 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by Susquehanna to “Positive” on Monday, September 18. As per Thursday, March 31, the company rating was downgraded by BNP Paribas. Morgan Stanley initiated ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) on Tuesday, December 15 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, June 5 with “Hold”.