Bel Fuse Company Profile (NASDAQ:BELFB)

About Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)

Bel Fuse logoBel 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: Electronic Component
  • Sub-Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BELFB
  • CUSIP: 07734730
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $331.15 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 12,043,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $26.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $24.86
  • 52 Week Range: $21.51 - $33.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.24
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $492.63 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.67
  • Book Value: $14.08 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.94
  • Annual Dividend: $0.28
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • EBIDTA: $46.37 million
  • Net Margins: 3.44%
  • Return on Equity: 11.61%
  • Return on Assets: 4.38%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.68%
  • Current Ratio: 2.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.62%
  • Average Volume: 27,939 shs.
  • Beta: 0.84
  • Short Ratio: 10.92

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 15th. Investors of record on Friday, October 13th will be given a dividend of $0.07 per share on Wednesday, November 1st. This represents a $0.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 12th. View Bel Fuse's Dividend History.

How were Bel Fuse's earnings last quarter?

Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFB) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.25. The business had revenue of $131.62 million for the quarter. Bel Fuse had a return on equity of 11.61% and a net margin of 3.44%. View Bel Fuse's Earnings History.

When will Bel Fuse make its next earnings announcement?

Bel Fuse is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Bel Fuse.

Where is Bel Fuse's stock going? Where will Bel Fuse's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Bel Fuse's shares. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $39.00. On average, they anticipate Bel Fuse's share price to reach $39.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Bel Fuse.

Who are some of Bel Fuse's key competitors?

Who are Bel Fuse's key executives?

Bel Fuse's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Daniel J. Bernstein, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Dennis Ackerman, President of Bel Power Solutions
  • Peter G Bittner III, President of Bel Connectivity Solutions
  • Craig Brosious, Vice President - Finance
  • Raymond Cheung, Vice President - Asia Operations
  • Peter E. Gilbert, Lead Independent Director
  • Eric M. Nowling, Director
  • Vincent Vellucci, Director
  • Norman Yeung, Director
  • Avi D. Eden, Independent Director

Who owns Bel Fuse stock?

Bel Fuse's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.36%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.70%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.87%), LSV Asset Management (3.17%), Boston Partners (2.49%) and State Street Corp (2.45%). 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 Acadian Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. 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 Foundry Partners LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., State Street Corp and Northern Trust Corp. 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.

What is Bel Fuse's stock price today?

One share of Bel Fuse stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.30.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ BELFB)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  63 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  59 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  122
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bel Fuse and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $39.00 (42.86% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/21/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017B. RileyInitiated CoverageBuy$39.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Earnings by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ BELFB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/20176/30/2017$0.26$0.51$131.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/20173/31/2017$0.29$0.07$113.67 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/201712/31/2016$0.46$0.31$128.80 million$118.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q3$0.63$128.81 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q2$0.46$131.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q3$0.24$144.16 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.46$0.55$145.00 million$145.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q2$0.27$0.41$99.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q1 2014$0.31$0.22$82.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q4$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013$0.40$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013$0.01$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013($0.10)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.17
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q2 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20171$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q4 20171$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q1 20181$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q2 20181$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q3 20181$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q4 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Next Dividend:11/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.28
Dividend Yield:1.03%
Payout Ratio:20.59% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)

Dividend History by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ BELFB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.84%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 59.29%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/14/2016Peter G Bittner IIIVPSell5,000$29.94$149,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Daniel BernsteinInsiderSell3,000$25.56$76,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Dennis AckermanVPSell2,500$25.53$63,825.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Avi D EdenDirectorBuy7,000$17.42$121,940.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Howard BernsteinDirectorSell1,000$16.84$16,840.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Daniel BernsteinCEOSell3,000$18.97$56,910.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Dennis AckermanVPSell2,500$18.97$47,425.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Howard BernsteinDirectorSell2,000$28.05$56,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Daniel BernsteinCEOSell2,500$28.03$70,075.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Dennis AckermanVPSell2,000$28.06$56,120.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
Latest Headlines for Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB)
DateHeadline logoBel Fuse (BELFB) & Its Rivals Head to Head Analysis - September 18 at 2:26 AM logoKemet Corporation (KEM) & Bel Fuse (BELFB) Financial Analysis - September 3 at 10:08 AM logoBel Fuse, Inc. :BELFB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 31, 2017 - August 31 at 4:21 PM logoFinancial Comparison: Maxwell Technologies (MXWL) vs. Bel Fuse (BELFB) - August 27 at 4:24 AM logoBel Fuse Inc. (BELFB) Downgraded by BidaskClub - August 19 at 12:56 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. (BELFB) Plans $0.07 Quarterly Dividend - August 16 at 10:50 AM logoHead to Head Contrast: IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP) & Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) - August 6 at 12:28 PM logo Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFB) Given $35.00 Consensus Price Target by Analysts - August 3 at 8:48 PM logoBel Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 3 at 5:56 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFB) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.25 EPS - August 3 at 3:38 PM logoTE Connectivity (TEL) & Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) Head-To-Head Comparison - August 3 at 12:14 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFB) to Release Earnings on Thursday - July 27 at 10:01 AM logoBel Will Report Second Quarter 2017 Results on August 3, 2017 - July 21 at 10:20 AM logoContrasting Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) and IPG Photonics Corporation (IPGP) - July 14 at 8:18 PM logoHead to Head Contrast: AVX Corporation (AVX) versus Bel Fuse (BELFB) - July 14 at 6:36 PM logoHead to Head Comparison: NVE Corp (NVEC) & Bel Fuse (NASDAQ:BELFB) - July 4 at 10:32 PM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) vs. Amphenol (APH) Head to Head Contrast - June 9 at 8:56 AM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) Presents At Stephens Spring Investment Conference - Slideshow - June 7 at 9:11 PM logoCritical Contrast: CTS (CTS) & Bel Fuse (BELFB) - June 7 at 8:50 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. to Participate in Stephens Spring Investment Conference, New York, June 7, 2017 - June 2 at 5:14 PM logoETFs with exposure to Bel Fuse, Inc. : May 31, 2017 - May 31 at 3:55 PM logoBel Fuse, Inc. :BELFB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 29, 2017 - May 29 at 4:11 PM logoBel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.07 - May 17 at 6:18 PM logoBel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.22 EPS - May 4 at 11:06 PM logoBel Fuse' (BELFB) CEO Daniel Bernstein on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 4 at 9:01 PM logoBel Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 3 at 1:13 PM logoInvestor Network: Bel Fuse Inc. Class B to Host Earnings Call - May 3 at 1:13 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. Announces the Launch of Its New Website at - May 2 at 11:02 AM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - May 1 at 12:45 PM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) Earning Very Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows - April 28 at 8:08 AM logo Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Analysts - April 27 at 9:42 AM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) Given News Sentiment Rating of -0.03 - April 21 at 12:05 PM logoBel Will Report First Quarter 2017 Results on May 3, 2017 - April 20 at 3:57 PM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) Given Daily News Impact Score of -0.02 - April 18 at 8:54 AM logoBel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Short Interest Down 13.3% in March - April 17 at 12:08 PM logoETFs with exposure to Bel Fuse, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 8:24 AM logoNeedham & Company LLC Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) - March 26 at 11:49 AM logoZacks: Bel Fuse, Inc. (BELFB) Receives Average Rating of “Strong Buy” from Analysts - March 9 at 3:39 PM logoBel Power Solutions to Attend the Open Compute Project (OCP) U.S. Summit 2017 in Santa Clara, CA - March 7 at 3:53 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. to Participate in 29th Annual Roth Capital OC Growth Conference, March 14, 2017 - March 2 at 4:09 PM logoBel Fuse Inc. Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend on its Class A and Class B Shares - March 1 at 3:50 PM logoBel Fuse' (BELFB) CEO Daniel Bernstein on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 18 at 3:46 PM logoBel Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results - February 17 at 6:15 PM logoBel Announces Retirement of Colin Dunn, VP of Finance - February 17 at 6:15 PM logoBel Fuse (BELFB) Presents At 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference - January 12 at 4:04 PM logoBel Will Participate in Needham Growth Conference - December 29 at 4:14 PM logoBel Announces Global Distribution Agreement with Arrow Electronics - December 14 at 4:41 PM logo9:04 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 - December 14 at 4:41 PM logoBel Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results - October 27 at 8:19 AM logoBel Will Report Third Quarter 2016 Results on October 27, 2016 - October 17 at 3:46 PM



Bel Fuse (BELFB) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

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