Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) will be issuing its quarterly earnings data before the market opens on Thursday, May 9th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.50 per share for the quarter. Parties interested in listening to the company’s conference call can do so using this link.
Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, February 5th. The semiconductor company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.07. Vishay Intertechnology had a return on equity of 22.78% and a net margin of 11.39%. The company had revenue of $775.90 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $761.79 million. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.37 earnings per share. Vishay Intertechnology’s quarterly revenue was up 15.2% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect Vishay Intertechnology to post $2 EPS for the current fiscal year and $2 EPS for the next fiscal year.
Shares of VSH stock opened at $19.35 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.36, a current ratio of 2.77 and a quick ratio of 2.02. Vishay Intertechnology has a 52 week low of $16.63 and a 52 week high of $26.50. The company has a market capitalization of $2.89 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.13, a P/E/G ratio of 1.01 and a beta of 1.41.
VSH has been the subject of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Saturday, February 9th. Bank of America downgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $23.00 target price for the company. in a research note on Wednesday, February 6th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $24.75.
In other news, CEO Gerald Paul sold 66,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.77, for a total transaction of $1,436,820.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 220,824 shares in the company, valued at $4,807,338.48. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, Director Frank Dieter Maier sold 6,421 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.75, for a total value of $139,656.75. Following the transaction, the director now owns 74,399 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,618,178.25. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 157,782 shares of company stock valued at $3,444,175. Insiders own 8.07% of the company’s stock.
About Vishay Intertechnology
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc manufactures and supplies discrete semiconductors and passive components in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistors (MOSFETs) segment offers low- and medium-voltage TrenchFET MOSFETs, high-voltage planar MOSFETs, high voltage super junction MOSFETs, power integrated circuits, and integrated function power devices.
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