Gentex Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:GNTX)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (1.04% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/18/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Craig HallumLower Price Target$22.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$22.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/20/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$18.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/23/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/4/2014KeyCorpUpgradeHold -> Buy$21.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/2/2014Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/19/2016        
7/22/2016Q216$0.29$0.30$416.99 million$423.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2016Q116$0.28$0.28$405.23 million$405.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$0.27$0.30$391.81 million$405.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2015Q315$0.27$0.27$393.44 million$389.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215$0.25$0.26$375.41 million$379.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2015Q115$0.25$0.26$367.54 million$368.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2015Q414$0.26$0.24$368.42 million$350.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2014Q314$0.47$0.49$339.41 million$350.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2014Q214$0.45$0.47$324.20 million$335.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2014Q114$0.43$0.48$319.70 million$326.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2013Q313$0.32$0.38$277.24 million$288.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.32$0.36$274.52 million$287.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.30$0.32$268.13 million$269.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.26$0.28$258.11 million$260.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2012$0.28$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2012$0.29$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/19/2012$0.32$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2012$0.30$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2011$0.29$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2011$0.27$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2011$0.29$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011$0.25$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.28$0.29$0.29
Q2 20163$0.29$0.30$0.30
Q3 20163$0.30$0.31$0.31
Q4 20163$0.31$0.32$0.31
Q1 20171$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q2 20171$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20171$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q4 20171$0.33$0.33$0.33
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:1.98%
Payout Ratio:31.30% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
30.25% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/19/2016quarterly$0.092.27%7/5/20167/7/20167/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2016quarterly$0.092.35%4/5/20164/7/20164/17/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2015quarterly$0.092.09%1/5/20161/7/20161/20/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/31/2015quarterly$0.092.24%10/5/201510/7/201510/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/21/2015quarterly$0.091.97%7/2/20157/7/20157/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2015quarterly$0.081.81%4/2/20154/7/20154/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2014quarterly$0.161.75%1/5/20151/7/20151/20/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/29/2014quarterly$0.162.16%10/3/201410/7/201410/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/15/2014quarterly$0.162.22%7/3/20147/8/20147/18/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/10/2014quarterly$0.144/2/20144/4/20144/21/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2013quarterly$0.141.9%1/2/20141/6/20141/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/20/2013quarterly$0.142.48%10/2/201310/4/201310/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/29/2013quarterly$0.142.41%7/2/20137/5/20137/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2013quarterly$0.142.91%4/3/20134/5/20134/19/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/26/2016Scott P RyanGeneral CounselSell5,132$17.77$91,195.64View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/25/2016Gary F GoodeDirectorSell24,000$17.57$421,680.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/25/2016Kevin C NashInsiderSell6,412$17.63$113,043.56View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/25/2016Steven R DowningCFOSell8,820$17.62$155,408.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/8/2016Fred BauerCEOSell351,700$16.45$5,785,465.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/6/2016Fred BauerCEOSell266,300$16.42$4,372,646.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/1/2016Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell2,140$16.50$35,310.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/28/2015Scott P RyanGeneral CounselSell2,000$16.31$32,620.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2015John A. MulderDirectorSell6,000$16.61$99,660.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/2/2015Mark W. NewtonSVPSell38,184$16.63$634,999.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2015Scott P. RyanGeneral CounselSell3,000$16.36$49,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/27/2015Kevin C. NashCAOSell14,420$16.31$235,190.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2015Gary F. GoodeDirectorSell12,000$16.19$194,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2015Steven R DowningCFOSell6,300$17.47$110,061.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/23/2015Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell15,140$18.11$274,185.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/31/2015Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell4,000$18.35$73,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/6/2015John A MulderDirectorSell12,000$17.25$207,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/3/2015Frederick A SotokDirectorSell21,000$17.28$362,880.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/3/2015Mark W NewtonSVPSell34,204$17.36$593,781.44View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2014Fred BauerCEOSell534,000$32.79$17,509,860.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2014Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell1,070$31.72$33,940.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell22,530$31.11$700,908.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2014James H WallaceDirectorSell12,000$31.07$372,840.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/30/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell9,382$26.92$252,563.44View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/29/2014Kevin C NashCAOSell1,800$27.36$49,248.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/29/2014Mark W NewtonSVPSell10,200$27.36$279,072.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/29/2014Steven R DowningCFOSell2,000$27.36$54,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/27/2014John A MulderDirectorSell4,256$29.57$125,849.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell8,848$29.11$257,565.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/28/2014Frederick A SotokDirectorSell6,000$29.02$174,120.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/25/2014Paul V FlynnVPSell1,163$29.10$33,843.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/6/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell3,400$29.61$100,674.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2014Kevin NashCAOSell6,728$29.71$199,888.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/2/2014Steven DowningCFOSell1,750$29.68$51,940.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/30/2014Mark NewtonSVPSell34,674$28.68$994,450.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/11/2014John MulderDirectorSell12,000$31.43$377,160.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2014Frederick SotokDirectorSell5,500$30.58$168,190.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2013Bruce LosSVPSell4,130$30.15$124,519.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/26/2013Bruce LosSVPSell2,000$29.82$59,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/30/2013Gary F GoodeDirectorSell12,000$30.14$361,680.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2013Wallace Tsuha, Jr.DirectorSell12,000$22.77$273,240.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2013Steven A DykmanVPSell10,986$22.24$244,328.64View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/28/2013Paul V FlynnVPSell2,600$23.00$59,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2013Steven A DykmanVPSell13,476$23.68$319,111.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2013Fred BauerCEOSell418,632$24.52$10,264,856.64View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2013Mark W NewtonSVPSell3,840$24.37$93,580.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2013Paul V FlynnVPSell2,325$24.56$57,102.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
DateHeadline
07/28/16 07:10 AMGentex Corporation (GNTX) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 25 - Equities.com
07/28/16 07:00 AMPorsche Deploys Gentex Rear Vision System for 24 Hours of Le Mans - [Marketwired] - As Porsche took the checkered flag and logged its record-setting 18th victory at last month's 24 Hours of Le Mans, driver Neel Jani monitored the cars behind him not in a standard rearview mirror, but ...
07/27/16 07:01 AMNotable Research Reports: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX), Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) - Review Fortune
07/27/16 07:01 AMCG Stocks Alerts: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX), Meritor Inc (NYSE:MTOR) - share market updates (press release)
07/26/16 09:29 AMGentex Corp. :GNTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 26, 2016 -
07/26/16 07:07 AMTraders Recap: Gentex Corp. (GNTX), Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM), JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) - iStreetWire
07/26/16 07:07 AMStock's Ratings to Focus: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) , Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) - Street Updates
07/26/16 07:07 AMStock under Analysts' radar: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - News Oracle
07/25/16 04:02 PMPut Gentex, Whole Foods, Reynolds in Your Shopping Cart -
07/25/16 12:55 PMGentex, Whole Foods and Reynolds Shares Could be Heading Higher -
07/25/16 08:54 AMGentex Corp. (GNTX) Broke Out To A New High On Q2 Results
07/25/16 08:54 AMGentex Stock Begins To Reflect Its Growing Profit Stream
07/23/16 04:04 PMEarnings Recap: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Post Registrar
07/23/16 08:20 AMBearish Put Activity in Gentex Corporation (GNTX)
07/23/16 08:20 AMGentex Corp. Earnings Rise 16% In Q2
07/23/16 08:20 AMGentex's (GNTX) on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/23/16 07:01 AM8:01 am Gentex beats by $0.01, beats on revs -
07/22/16 04:13 PMShares Reaching Higher Ground in Session: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP
07/22/16 04:13 PMStock Bouncing to a Recent High: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph
07/22/16 04:13 PMAttention Grasping Stock With Upward Momentum: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP
07/22/16 11:25 AMA Look Into Friday’s Top Earnings Reports: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly -
07/22/16 09:15 AMGentex Corporation Jumps as Advanced Features Reign -
07/22/16 09:13 AMGentex (GNTX) Stock Climbs as Q2 Results Beat Estimates -
07/22/16 07:18 AMGentex Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results - [at noodls] - ZEELAND, MI--(Marketwired - Jul 22, 2016) - Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ: GNTX) the Zeeland, Michigan-based manufacturer of automotive automatic-dimming rearview mirrors, automotive electronics, dimmable ...
07/22/16 07:07 AMGentex beats Street 2Q forecasts -
07/20/16 11:30 AMETF’s with exposure to Gentex Corp. : July 20, 2016 -
07/20/16 07:08 AMStock Strength in Focus for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph
07/20/16 07:08 AMRk Asset Management Lowers stake in Gentex Corporation (GNTX) - Trade Calls
07/19/16 04:23 PMLong Term Value Play: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP
07/19/16 10:24 AMAnalysts Pounding the Table on Shares of Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP
07/19/16 10:24 AMCG Stocks Updates: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX), Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) - share market updates (press release)
07/19/16 10:24 AMStock Positive on the Year: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP
07/17/16 08:45 AMShare Performance Summary for: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 03:20 PMBuy or Hold? What are Analysts Saying About Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Telanagana Press
07/15/16 03:20 PMGentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) Given $16.857 Price Target - RealistInvestor.com
07/14/16 07:42 AMStrong Sell Calls For Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) At 1 - Investor Newswire
07/13/16 07:30 AMGentex Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GNTX-US : July 13, 2016 -
07/13/16 07:08 AMShares Moving Up Over the Past Quarter: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Engelwood Daily
07/13/16 07:08 AMShare Strength Review for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph
07/13/16 07:08 AMShort Term Rating on Gentex Corporation (GNTX) - TheFounders Daily
07/12/16 04:32 PMStock Down on the Year Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 04:22 PMStock Performance Rundown on: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph
07/11/16 04:22 PMStock for the Ages: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Telanagana Press
07/11/16 04:22 PMStock on the Rise for the Quarter: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Engelwood Daily
07/09/16 07:45 AMGentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) Boasts $556.1049 In Cash And Equivalents - Stocks Daily
07/08/16 08:28 AMStocks inside Analysts Limelight: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE:FCAU) , Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Street Updates
07/07/16 07:05 AMLong Term Growth Stock: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 07:05 AMBroker Outlook For Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Fiscal Standard
07/07/16 07:05 AMStocks Recommendation Update: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) , Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Street Updates
07/06/16 08:57 AMStock Rating Watch and Earnings Insight for Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph

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About Gentex Corp.

Gentex Corp. logoGentex Corporation designs and manufactures automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and electronics for the automotive industry, dimmable aircraft windows for the aviation industry, and commercial smoke alarms and signaling devices for the fire protection industry. The Company's segments include Automotive Products and Other, which includes Fire Protection Products and Dimmable Aircraft Windows. The Company's business involves designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing interior and exterior auto-dimming automotive rearview mirrors that utilize electrochromic technology to dim in proportion to the amount of headlight glare from trailing vehicle headlamps. The Company also designs, develops and manufactures various electronics features that are additive to the interior and exterior automotive rearview mirrors, as well as interior visors and overhead consoles. The Company ships its product to all of the automotive producing regions across the world.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Auto Parts
  • Sub-Industry: Auto Parts & Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: GNTX
  • CUSIP: 37190110
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.99
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.38
  • P/E Ratio: 15.96
  • P/E Growth: 1.43
  • Market Cap: $5.25B
  • Beta: 1.08
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.19 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.29 EPS
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Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) Chart for Thursday, July, 28, 2016