Bel Fuse Inc. (Bel) designs, manufactures and markets a range of products that power, protect and connect electronic circuits. The Company's products include magnetic solutions, power solutions and protection, and connectivity solutions. The Company's operating segments are North America, Asia and Europe. The Company markets magnetic solutions under the brand names, including Bel, TRP, MagJack and Signal. The Company markets power solutions and protection under the brand names, which include Bel Power Solutions, Power-One and Melcher. The Company markets connectivity solutions under the brand names Stratos, Fibreco, Cinch, Johnson, Trompeter, Midwest Microwave, Semflex and Stewart Connector. The Company's products are used in the networking, telecommunications, computing, military, aerospace, transportation and broadcasting industries. Bel's portfolio of products has application in the automotive, medical and consumer electronics markets.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Computer and Technology
- Industry: Diversified Electronics
- Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
- Symbol: NASDAQ:BELFB
- CUSIP: 07734730
- Web: www.belfuse.com
- Market Cap: $288.91 million
- Outstanding Shares: 12,013,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $23.35
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $27.64
- 52 Week Range: $16.81 - $33.60
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.81
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.21
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Annual Revenue: $492.64 million
- Price / Sales: 0.59
- Book Value: $13.39 per share
- Price / Book: 1.80
- Annual Dividend: $0.28
- Dividend Yield: 1.2%
- EBIDTA: $49.93 million
- Net Margins: -12.73%
- Return on Equity: 13.00%
- Return on Assets: 4.62%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.84%
- Current Ratio: 2.64%
- Quick Ratio: 1.66%
- Average Volume: 34,939 shs.
- Beta: 0.92
- Short Ratio: 6.7
Frequently Asked Questions for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
What is Bel Fuse's stock symbol?
Bel Fuse trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BELFB."
How often does Bel Fuse pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bel Fuse?
Bel Fuse declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 12th. View Bel Fuse's Dividend History.
How were Bel Fuse's earnings last quarter?
Bel Fuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFB) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.22. The business earned $113.67 million during the quarter. Bel Fuse had a negative net margin of 12.73% and a positive return on equity of 13.00%. View Bel Fuse's Earnings History.
Where is Bel Fuse's stock going? Where will Bel Fuse's stock price be in 2017?
2 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Bel Fuse's shares. Their predictions range from $39.00 to $39.00. On average, they anticipate Bel Fuse's share price to reach $39.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Bel Fuse.
Who are some of Bel Fuse's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Bel Fuse include Kimball Electronics (KE), Control4 Corp (CTRL), Plug Power (PLUG), Intevac (IVAC), Maxwell Technologies (MXWL), Revolution Lighting Technologies (RVLT), Sparton (SPA), Microvision (MVIS), Neonode (NEON), O2Micro International Limited (OIIM), Orion Energy Systems (OESX), Uni-Pixel (UNXL), Alliance Fiber Optic Products (AFOP), Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (HTCH), Planar Systems (PLNR) and TCP International Holdings Ltd (TCPI).
Who owns Bel Fuse stock?
Bel Fuse's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.37%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.95%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.99%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.71%), LSV Asset Management (3.16%) and Boston Partners (2.48%). Company insiders that own Bel Fuse stock include Avi D Eden, Daniel Bernstein, Dennis Ackerman, Howard Bernstein and Peter G Bittner III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bel Fuse.
Who sold Bel Fuse stock? Who is selling Bel Fuse stock?
Bel Fuse's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Prudential Financial Inc., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., LSV Asset Management and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Bel Fuse stock in the last year include Daniel Bernstein, Dennis Ackerman and Peter G Bittner III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bel Fuse.
Who bought Bel Fuse stock? Who is buying Bel Fuse stock?
Bel Fuse's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., FMR LLC, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Highbridge Capital Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bel Fuse.
How do I buy Bel Fuse stock?
Shares of Bel Fuse can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Bel Fuse stock cost?
One share of Bel Fuse stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.05.
Consensus Ratings for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.50)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||$39.00 (62.16% upside)|
Analysts' Ratings History for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)
|Date||Firm||Action||Rating||Price Target||Impact on Share Price||Details|
|2/21/2017||Needham & Company LLC||Reiterated Rating||Hold||N/A|
|1/23/2017||B. Riley||Initiated Coverage||Buy||$39.00||N/A|
Earnings History for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)Earnings History by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/17/2017||12/31/2016||$0.46||$0.31||$128.80 million||$118.54 million||View||N/A|
|7/29/2015||Q215||$0.46||$0.55||$145.00 million||$145.70 million||View||Listen|
|4/30/2014||Q1 2014||$0.31||$0.22||$82.65 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.17
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Current Dividend Information for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
|Payout Ratio:||-5.33% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
25.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
14.21% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.84%Insider Trades by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 57.79%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|12/14/2016||Peter G Bittner III||VP||Sell||5,000||$29.94||$149,700.00|| |
|11/7/2016||Daniel Bernstein||Insider||Sell||3,000||$25.56||$76,680.00|| |
|11/7/2016||Dennis Ackerman||VP||Sell||2,500||$25.53||$63,825.00|| |
|5/17/2016||Avi D Eden||Director||Buy||7,000||$17.42||$121,940.00|| |
|12/15/2015||Howard Bernstein||Director||Sell||1,000||$16.84||$16,840.00|| |
|11/5/2015||Daniel Bernstein||CEO||Sell||3,000||$18.97||$56,910.00|| |
|11/5/2015||Dennis Ackerman||VP||Sell||2,500||$18.97||$47,425.00|| |
|11/6/2014||Howard Bernstein||Director||Sell||2,000||$28.05||$56,100.00|| |
|11/3/2014||Daniel Bernstein||CEO||Sell||2,500||$28.03||$70,075.00|| |
|11/3/2014||Dennis Ackerman||VP||Sell||2,000||$28.06||$56,120.00|| |
Headline Trends for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Latest Headlines for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
|Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.07|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 6:18 PM
|Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.22 EPS|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:06 PM
|Bel Fuse' (BELFB) CEO Daniel Bernstein on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript|
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 9:01 PM
|Bel Reports First Quarter 2017 Results|
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 1:13 PM
|Investor Network: Bel Fuse Inc. Class B to Host Earnings Call|
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 1:13 PM
|Bel Fuse Inc. Announces the Launch of Its New Website at www.belfuse.com|
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:02 AM
|Bel Fuse (BELFB) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 12:45 PM
|Bel Fuse (BELFB) Earning Very Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 8:08 AM
| Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 9:42 AM
|Bel Fuse (BELFB) Given News Sentiment Rating of -0.03|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 12:05 PM
|Bel Will Report First Quarter 2017 Results on May 3, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - April 20 at 3:57 PM
|Bel Fuse (BELFB) Given Daily News Impact Score of -0.02|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 8:54 AM
|Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Short Interest Down 13.3% in March|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 12:08 PM
|ETFs with exposure to Bel Fuse, Inc. : April 5, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:24 AM
|Needham & Company LLC Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB)|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 11:49 AM
|Zacks: Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Receives Average Rating of “Strong Buy” from Analysts|
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 3:39 PM
|Bel Power Solutions to Attend the Open Compute Project (OCP) U.S. Summit 2017 in Santa Clara, CA|
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 3:53 PM
|Bel Fuse Inc. to Participate in 29th Annual Roth Capital OC Growth Conference, March 14, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 4:09 PM
|Bel Fuse Inc. Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend on its Class A and Class B Shares|
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 3:50 PM
|Bel Fuse' (BELFB) CEO Daniel Bernstein on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript|
seekingalpha.com - February 18 at 3:46 PM
|Bel Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results|
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 17 at 6:15 PM
|Bel Announces Retirement of Colin Dunn, VP of Finance|
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 6:15 PM
|Bel Fuse (BELFB) Presents At 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference|
seekingalpha.com - January 12 at 4:04 PM
|Bel Will Participate in Needham Growth Conference|
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 4:14 PM
|Bel Announces Global Distribution Agreement with Arrow Electronics|
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 4:41 PM
|9:04 am Bel Fuse executes an agreement with Arrow Electronics (ARW) providing for worldwide distribution and support for all current & future Bel subsidiaries; terms not disclosed|
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 4:41 PM
|Bel Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results|
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 8:19 AM
|Bel Will Report Third Quarter 2016 Results on October 27, 2016|
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 3:46 PM
|Bel Fuse downgraded by Needham|
finance.yahoo.com - February 19 at 7:27 AM
|Bel Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results|
finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 8:00 AM
|Bel to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results|
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 8:00 AM
|Bel Fuse Inc. (BELFB)|
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 1:05 PM
Bel Fuse (BELFB) Chart for Tuesday, May, 23, 2017