Gentex Corp. Company Profile (NASDAQ:GNTX)

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: $17.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.40
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.09
  • 52-Week Range: $12.93 - $18.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.67
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.63
  • P/E Growth: 1.41
  • Market Cap: $5.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 286,790,000
  • Beta: 1.11
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (0.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/18/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/29/2016Craig HallumLower Price Target$22.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
1/27/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$22.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price Target$18.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
1/23/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
12/4/2014KeyCorpUpgradeHold -> Buy$21.50View Rating Details
10/2/2014Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.20 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.31 EPS
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:2.02%
Payout Ratio:31.30% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
30.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.48% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/19/2016quarterly$0.092.27%7/5/20167/7/20167/20/2016
2/25/2016quarterly$0.092.35%4/5/20164/7/20164/17/2016
12/4/2015quarterly$0.092.09%1/5/20161/7/20161/20/2016
8/31/2015quarterly$0.092.24%10/5/201510/7/201510/16/2015
5/21/2015quarterly$0.091.97%7/2/20157/7/20157/17/2015
3/3/2015quarterly$0.081.81%4/2/20154/7/20154/17/2015
12/2/2014quarterly$0.161.75%1/5/20151/7/20151/20/2015
8/29/2014quarterly$0.162.16%10/3/201410/7/201410/17/2014
5/15/2014quarterly$0.162.22%7/3/20147/8/20147/18/2014
3/10/2014quarterly$0.144/2/20144/4/20144/21/2014
12/9/2013quarterly$0.141.9%1/2/20141/6/20141/17/2014
8/20/2013quarterly$0.142.48%10/2/201310/4/201310/18/2013
5/29/2013quarterly$0.142.41%7/2/20137/5/20137/19/2013
2/19/2013quarterly$0.142.91%4/3/20134/5/20134/19/2013
(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 TransactionDetails
8/22/2016Fred BauerChairmanSell696,000$18.03$12,548,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016John A. MulderDirectorSell20,000$18.07$361,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Scott P RyanGeneral CounselSell5,132$17.77$91,195.64View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016Gary F GoodeDirectorSell24,000$17.57$421,680.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016Kevin C NashInsiderSell6,412$17.63$113,043.56View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016Steven R DowningCFOSell8,820$17.62$155,408.40View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Fred BauerCEOSell351,700$16.45$5,785,465.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Fred BauerCEOSell266,300$16.42$4,372,646.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell2,140$16.50$35,310.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015Scott P RyanGeneral CounselSell2,000$16.31$32,620.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015John A. MulderDirectorSell6,000$16.61$99,660.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Mark W. NewtonSVPSell38,184$16.63$634,999.92View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Scott P. RyanGeneral CounselSell3,000$16.36$49,080.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2015Kevin C. NashCAOSell14,420$16.31$235,190.20View SEC Filing  
10/23/2015Gary F. GoodeDirectorSell12,000$16.19$194,280.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Steven R DowningCFOSell6,300$17.47$110,061.00View SEC Filing  
4/23/2015Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell15,140$18.11$274,185.40View SEC Filing  
3/31/2015Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell4,000$18.35$73,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015John A MulderDirectorSell12,000$17.25$207,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Frederick A SotokDirectorSell21,000$17.28$362,880.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Mark W NewtonSVPSell34,204$17.36$593,781.44View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Fred BauerCEOSell534,000$32.79$17,509,860.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2014Joseph E Iv MatthewsVPSell1,070$31.72$33,940.40View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell22,530$31.11$700,908.30View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014James H WallaceDirectorSell12,000$31.07$372,840.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell9,382$26.92$252,563.44View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Kevin C NashCAOSell1,800$27.36$49,248.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Mark W NewtonSVPSell10,200$27.36$279,072.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Steven R DowningCFOSell2,000$27.36$54,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014John A MulderDirectorSell4,256$29.57$125,849.92View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell8,848$29.11$257,565.28View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Frederick A SotokDirectorSell6,000$29.02$174,120.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Paul V FlynnVPSell1,163$29.10$33,843.30View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Bruce A LosSVPSell3,400$29.61$100,674.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Kevin NashCAOSell6,728$29.71$199,888.88View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Steven DowningCFOSell1,750$29.68$51,940.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Mark NewtonSVPSell34,674$28.68$994,450.32View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014John MulderDirectorSell12,000$31.43$377,160.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2014Frederick SotokDirectorSell5,500$30.58$168,190.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Bruce LosSVPSell4,130$30.15$124,519.50View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Bruce LosSVPSell2,000$29.82$59,640.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Gary F GoodeDirectorSell12,000$30.14$361,680.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Wallace Tsuha, Jr.DirectorSell12,000$22.77$273,240.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Steven A DykmanVPSell10,986$22.24$244,328.64View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013Paul V FlynnVPSell2,600$23.00$59,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Steven A DykmanVPSell13,476$23.68$319,111.68View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Fred BauerCEOSell418,632$24.52$10,264,856.64View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Mark W NewtonSVPSell3,840$24.37$93,580.80View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Paul V FlynnVPSell2,325$24.56$57,102.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX)
DateHeadline
News IconGentex Corp. (GNTX) Chairman Sells $12548880.00 in Stock (NASDAQ:GNTX)
larampadinapoli.com - August 26 at 8:15 AM
gurufocus.com logoGentex Corp (GNTX) Chairman of the Board & CEO Fred Bauer Sold $12.5 million of Stocks - GuruFocus.com (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.gurufocus.com - August 23 at 9:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGentex Corp (GNTX) Chairman of the Board & CEO Fred Bauer Sold $12.5 million of Stocks (NASDAQ:GNTX)
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 9:39 AM
realistinvestor.com logoAnalysts Set $16.833 Price Target For Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 20 at 9:30 AM
News IconShares Holding Above Moving Averages: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Post News (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 19 at 5:15 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGentex - Under The Radar Manufacturer Posed For Dividend And Capital Growth? (NASDAQ:GNTX)
seekingalpha.com - August 18 at 5:18 PM
News IconStock Trading Above Moving Averages: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Post News (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 17 at 5:31 PM
zacks.com logoFord's Europe Sales Rise in July Despite Lower Industry Sales (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.zacks.com - August 16 at 8:37 AM
istreetwire.com logoInvestor's Alert: Gentex Corp. (GNTX), Navistar International Corporation (NAV), InspireMD, Inc. (NSPR) - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:GNTX)
istreetwire.com - August 13 at 8:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGENTEX CORP Financials (NASDAQ:GNTX)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 5:20 PM
zacks.com logoLithia Motors Acquires Ford Store, Expands in California (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.zacks.com - August 12 at 8:21 AM
istreetwire.com logoStocks In Action: Gentex Corp. (GNTX), Energen Corp. (EGN), Weight Watchers International, Inc. (WTW) - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:GNTX)
istreetwire.com - August 10 at 12:43 PM
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thewellesleysnews.com - August 9 at 9:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Gentex Corp. : August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.capitalcube.com - August 9 at 4:03 PM
fortune.com logoAnalyst Ratings Summary To Observe: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX), H & R Block Inc (NYSE:HRB) - Review Fortune (NASDAQ:GNTX)
reviewfortune.com - August 9 at 8:16 AM
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sharemarketupdates.com - August 5 at 8:12 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoGENTEX CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:GNTX)
biz.yahoo.com - August 5 at 8:12 AM
tradecalls.org logoAnalyst Rating Update on Gentex Corporation (GNTX) - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.tradecalls.org - August 4 at 8:13 AM
tradecalls.org logoNorth Point Portfolio Managers Corpoh Lowers stake in Gentex ... - Trade Calls (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.tradecalls.org - August 2 at 10:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSonic Automotive's (SAH) Q2 Earnings In Line with Estimates (NASDAQ:GNTX)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 9:22 AM
stocksdaily.net logoGentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) Cash Balance At $556.1049 ... - Stocks Daily (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.stocksdaily.net - July 30 at 8:09 AM
equities.com logoGentex Corporation (GNTX) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 27 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.equities.com - July 29 at 12:25 PM
streetupdates.com logoStocks Recommendation Update: Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) , Gentex ... - Street Updates (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.streetupdates.com - July 29 at 12:25 PM
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sharemarketupdates.com - July 28 at 4:03 PM
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www.newsoracle.com - July 28 at 4:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFord's (F) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates, View Reaffirmed (NASDAQ:GNTX)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 3:09 PM
equities.com logoGentex Corporation (GNTX) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 25 - Equities.com (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.equities.com - July 28 at 8:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPorsche Deploys Gentex Rear Vision System for 24 Hours of Le Mans (NASDAQ:GNTX)
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 8:00 AM
fortune.com logoNotable Research Reports: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX), Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) - Review Fortune (NASDAQ:GNTX)
reviewfortune.com - July 27 at 8:01 AM
News IconCG Stocks Alerts: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX), Meritor Inc (NYSE:MTOR) - share market updates (press release) (NASDAQ:GNTX)
sharemarketupdates.com - July 27 at 8:01 AM
capitalcube.com logoGentex Corp. :GNTX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.capitalcube.com - July 26 at 10:29 AM
istreetwire.com logoTraders Recap: Gentex Corp. (GNTX), Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM), JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:GNTX)
istreetwire.com - July 26 at 8:07 AM
streetupdates.com logoStock's Ratings to Focus: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) , Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ:VUZI) - Street Updates (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.streetupdates.com - July 26 at 8:07 AM
News IconStock under Analysts' radar: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - News Oracle (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.newsoracle.com - July 26 at 8:07 AM
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www.thestreet.com - July 25 at 5:02 PM
thestreet.com logoGentex, Whole Foods and Reynolds Shares Could be Heading Higher (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.thestreet.com - July 25 at 1:55 PM
rttnews.com logoGentex Corp. (GNTX) Broke Out To A New High On Q2 Results (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.rttnews.com - July 25 at 9:54 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGentex Stock Begins To Reflect Its Growing Profit Stream (NASDAQ:GNTX)
seekingalpha.com - July 25 at 9:54 AM
News IconEarnings Recap: Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Post Registrar (NASDAQ:GNTX)
postregistrar.com - July 23 at 5:04 PM
News IconBearish Put Activity in Gentex Corporation (GNTX) (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.theoptionsinsider.com - July 23 at 9:20 AM
nasdaq.com logoGentex Corp. Earnings Rise 16% In Q2 (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.nasdaq.com - July 23 at 9:20 AM
msn.com logoGentex's (GNTX) on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.msn.com - July 23 at 9:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:01 am Gentex beats by $0.01, beats on revs (NASDAQ:GNTX)
finance.yahoo.com - July 23 at 8:01 AM
News IconShares Reaching Higher Ground in Session: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP (NASDAQ:GNTX)
telanaganapress.com - July 22 at 5:13 PM
News IconStock Bouncing to a Recent High: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - Press Telegraph (NASDAQ:GNTX)
presstelegraph.com - July 22 at 5:13 PM
News IconAttention Grasping Stock With Upward Momentum: Gentex Corp. (NASDAQ:GNTX) - TGP (NASDAQ:GNTX)
telanaganapress.com - July 22 at 5:13 PM
insidermonkey.com logoA Look Into Friday’s Top Earnings Reports: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.insidermonkey.com - July 22 at 12:25 PM
fool.com logoGentex Corporation Jumps as Advanced Features Reign (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.fool.com - July 22 at 10:15 AM
thestreet.com logoGentex (GNTX) Stock Climbs as Q2 Results Beat Estimates (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.thestreet.com - July 22 at 10:13 AM
publicnow.com logoGentex Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:GNTX)
www.publicnow.com - July 22 at 8:18 AM

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