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NASDAQ:GNTX

Gentex (GNTX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$33.51
-0.17 (-0.50%)
(As of 04/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$33.40
$34.19
50-Day Range
$33.51
$37.10
52-Week Range
$25.85
$37.58
Volume
1.14 million shs
Average Volume
1.43 million shs
Market Capitalization
$7.75 billion
P/E Ratio
18.21
Dividend Yield
1.43%
Price Target
$37.67

Gentex MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.9% Upside
$37.83 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.82% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.66
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.15mentions of Gentex in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$650,366 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
12.96%
From $2.16 to $2.44 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.46 out of 5 stars

Auto/Tires/Trucks Sector

9th out of 77 stocks

Motor Vehicle Parts & Accessories Industry

5th out of 30 stocks

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About Gentex Stock (NASDAQ:GNTX)

Gentex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and supplies digital vision, connected car, dimmable glass, and fire protection products in the United States, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Republic of Korea, and internationally. It operates through Automotive Products and Other segments. The company offers automotive products, including interior and exterior electrochromic automatic-dimming rearview mirrors, automotive electronics, and non-automatic-dimming rearview mirrors for automotive passenger cars, light trucks, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles, and vans for original equipment manufacturers, automotive suppliers, and various aftermarket and accessory customers. It also provides variable dimmable windows to aircraft manufacturers and airline operators. In addition, the company offers photoelectric smoke detectors and alarms, electrochemical carbon monoxide alarms and detectors, audible and visual signaling alarms, and bells and speakers used in fire detection systems in office buildings, hotels, and other commercial and residential buildings, as well as researches and develops nanofiber chemical sensing products. It sells its fire protection products directly, as well as through sales managers and manufacturer representative organizations to fire protection and security product distributors, electrical wholesale houses, and original equipment manufacturers of fire protection systems. Gentex Corporation was incorporated in 1974 and is headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan.

GNTX Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/26/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/17 Dividend
4/04/2024
Dividend Payable
4/17/2024
Today
4/18/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
4/26/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Motor vehicle parts & accessories
Sub-Industry
Auto Parts & Equipment
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:GNTX
CUSIP
37190110
Employees
6,245
Year Founded
1974

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$37.83
High Stock Price Target
$44.00
Low Stock Price Target
$33.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+12.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$428.40 million
Pretax Margin
21.96%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.30 billion
Cash Flow
$2.21 per share
Book Value
$9.91 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
230,373,000
Market Cap
$7.75 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.99

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GNTX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Gentex stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gentex in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" GNTX shares.
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What is Gentex's stock price target for 2024?

6 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Gentex's shares. Their GNTX share price targets range from $33.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $37.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have GNTX shares performed in 2024?

Gentex's stock was trading at $32.66 at the start of the year. Since then, GNTX shares have increased by 2.6% and is now trading at $33.51.
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Are investors shorting Gentex?

Gentex saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 4,200,000 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the March 15th total of 3,820,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,440,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.9 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Gentex's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, April 26th 2024.
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How can I listen to Gentex's earnings call?

Gentex will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, April 26th at 9:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Gentex's earnings last quarter?

Gentex Co. (NASDAQ:GNTX) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, January, 26th. The auto parts company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.06. The auto parts company earned $589.13 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $563.42 million. Gentex had a net margin of 18.63% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.25%. Gentex's revenue for the quarter was up 19.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.37 EPS.

How often does Gentex pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Gentex?

Gentex announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 5th will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, April 17th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 4th.
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Is Gentex a good dividend stock?

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.41%. The dividend payout ratio is 26.09%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, GNTX will have a dividend payout ratio of 19.67% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for GNTX.

When did Gentex's stock split?

Gentex shares split on Friday, January 2nd 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, December 5th 2014. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, December 31st 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What guidance has Gentex issued on next quarter's earnings?

Gentex updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, January, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.5 billion-$2.6 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.5 billion.

What is Steve Downing's approval rating as Gentex's CEO?

54 employees have rated Gentex Chief Executive Officer Steve Downing on Glassdoor.com. Steve Downing has an approval rating of 67% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Gentex own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Gentex investors own include Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), CVS Health (CVS), Micron Technology (MU), Pfizer (PFE), Visa (V) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Gentex's major shareholders?

Gentex's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Reinhart Partners LLC. (0.43%), Alaska Permanent Fund Corp (0.09%), Touchstone Capital Inc. (0.06%), Financial Enhancement Group LLC (0.05%), Alpha Omega Wealth Management LLC (0.05%) and Capital Insight Partners LLC (0.04%). Insiders that own company stock include Gary F Goode, James A Hollars, James H Wallace, John A Mulder, Kathleen Starkoff, Kevin C Nash, Ling Zang, Matthew Chiodo, Neil Boehm, Richard O Schaum, Scott P Ryan and Steven R Downing.
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How do I buy shares of Gentex?

Shares of GNTX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:GNTX) was last updated on 4/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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