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NASDAQ:GNTX

Gentex - GNTX Stock Forecast, Price & News

$27.29
-0.17 (-0.62%)
(As of 12/7/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$27.06
$27.39
50-Day Range
$23.80
$29.28
52-Week Range
$23.28
$36.65
Volume
762,600 shs
Average Volume
1.11 million shs
Market Capitalization
$6.40 billion
P/E Ratio
20.37
Dividend Yield
1.75%
Price Target
$30.60

Gentex MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.60 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.1% Upside
$30.60 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.65% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-4.10
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.54mentions of Gentex in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$364,560 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
31.88%
From $1.38 to $1.82 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.82 out of 5 stars

Auto/Tires/Trucks Sector

14th out of 102 stocks

Motor Vehicle Parts & Accessories Industry

8th out of 34 stocks

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About Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) Stock

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, 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. The company 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.

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GNTX Stock News Headlines

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GNTX Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 10/19 Dividend
10/06/2022
Dividend Payable
10/19/2022
Last Earnings
10/28/2022
Today
12/07/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Ex-Dividend for 1/18 Dividend
1/05/2023
Dividend Payable
1/18/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
1/27/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Motor vehicle parts & accessories
Sub-Industry
Auto Parts & Equipment
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:GNTX
CUSIP
37190110
Employees
4,998
Year Founded
1974

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$30.60
High Stock Price Forecast
$35.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$25.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+12.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.60
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$360.80 million
Pretax Margin
19.71%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.73 billion
Cash Flow
$1.90 per share
Book Value
$8.19 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
234,207,000
Market Cap
$6.40 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.93

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Steven R. DowningMr. Steven R. Downing (Age 44)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.53M
  • Mr. Kevin C. NashMr. Kevin C. Nash (Age 47)
    VP of Fin., CFO, Treasurer & Chief Accounting Officer
    Comp: $731.45k
  • Mr. Neil  BoehmMr. Neil Boehm (Age 50)
    CTO & VP of Engineering
    Comp: $757.45k
  • Mr. Scott  RyanMr. Scott Ryan (Age 41)
    VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $633.72k
  • Mr. Matthew  ChiodoMr. Matthew Chiodo (Age 57)
    Sr. VP of Sales & Chief Sales Officer
    Comp: $728.49k
  • Mr. Fred T. Bauer (Age 79)
    Founder, Chairman Emeritus & Advisor
  • Mr. Paul V. Flynn (Age 57)
    VP of Operations
  • Mr. Josh O'Berski
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Craig Piersma
    VP of Marketing & Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Joseph E. Matthews IV (Age 53)
    VP of Purchasing & Diversity Officer













GNTX Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Gentex stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gentex in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" GNTX shares.
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What is Gentex's stock price forecast for 2023?

5 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Gentex's stock. Their GNTX share price forecasts range from $25.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $30.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have GNTX shares performed in 2022?

Gentex's stock was trading at $34.85 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, GNTX shares have decreased by 21.7% and is now trading at $27.29.
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Are investors shorting Gentex?

Gentex saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,860,000 shares, an increase of 26.1% from the October 31st total of 3,060,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 999,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.9 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the stock 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, January 27th 2023.
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How were Gentex's earnings last quarter?

Gentex Co. (NASDAQ:GNTX) posted its earnings results on Friday, October, 28th. The auto parts company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.07. The auto parts company had revenue of $493.64 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $494.82 million. Gentex had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.06% and a net margin of 17.17%. The business's revenue was up 23.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.32 EPS.

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

Gentex announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, January 18th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 5th.
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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 1.75%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 11 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 35.82%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, GNTX will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.37% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Gentex's stock split?

Gentex's stock split on the morning of Friday, January 2nd 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, December 5th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed 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 issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Sunday, November, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.90 billion-$1.95 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.92 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).

What is Gentex's stock symbol?

Gentex trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GNTX."

Who are Gentex's major shareholders?

Gentex's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.01%), BlackRock Inc. (8.88%), EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. (3.67%), Maj Invest Holding A S (3.10%), State Street Corp (2.81%) and Cooke & Bieler LP (2.34%). Insiders that own company stock include Gary F Goode, James A Hollars, James H Wallace, John A Mulder, Kevin C Nash, Ling Zang, Matthew Chiodo, Neil Boehm, Richard O Schaum, Scott P Ryan, Scott P Ryan, Steven R Downing 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Gentex's stock price today?

One share of GNTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.29.

How much money does Gentex make?

Gentex (NASDAQ:GNTX) has a market capitalization of $6.40 billion and generates $1.73 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $360.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Gentex have?

The company employs 4,998 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Gentex?

Gentex's mailing address is 600 NORTH CENTENNIAL STREET, ZEELAND MI, 49464. The official website for the company is www.gentex.com. The auto parts company can be reached via phone at (616) 772-1800, via email at marketing@gentex.com, or via fax at 616-772-7348.

This page (NASDAQ:GNTX) was last updated on 12/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff