NASDAQ:LFUS - Littelfuse Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $167.12 -2.58 (-1.52 %) (As of 05/24/2019 02:47 AM ET)Previous Close$169.70Today's Range$165.58 - $168.915052-Week Range$155.15 - $238.10Volume187,610 shsAverage Volume157,037 shsMarket Capitalization$4.13 billionP/E Ratio17.70Dividend Yield1.01%Beta0.94 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Littelfuse, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells circuit protection, power control, and sensing products worldwide. The company's Electronics segment offers fuses and fuse accessories, positive temperature coefficient resettable fuses, polymer electrostatic discharge suppressors, varistors, magnetic sensing products, and gas discharge tubes; and discrete transient voltage suppressor (TVS) diodes, TVS diode arrays, protection and switching thyristors, silicon carbide, metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect transistors, and silicon carbide diodes, as well as insulated gate bipolar transistors. This segment markets its products to industrial and automotive electronics, electric vehicle infrastructure, data and telecommunications, medical devices, LED lighting, consumer electronics, and appliances markets. Its Automotive segment provides blade fuses, battery cable protectors, resettable fuses, and high-current and high-voltage fuses for hybrid and electric vehicles; fuses, switches, relays, and power distribution modules for the commercial vehicle industry; and automotive sensor products to monitor the passenger compartment occupants, safety, and environment, as well as the vehicle's powertrain, emissions, speed, and suspension. This segment serves original equipment manufacturers, Tier-I suppliers, and parts distributors in the passenger car, heavy duty truck, off-road vehicles, material handling, agricultural, construction, and other commercial vehicle industries. The company's Industrial segment offers power fuses, protection relays and controls, and other circuit protection products for use in oil, gas, mining, alternative energy, electric vehicle infrastructure, construction, HVAC systems, elevator, and other industrial equipment applications. Littelfuse, Inc. sells its products through distributors, direct sales force, and manufacturers' representatives. The company was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Receive LFUS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LFUS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Switchgear & switchboard apparatus Sub-IndustryElectronic Components SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:LFUS Previous Symbol CUSIP53700810 CIK889331 Webhttp://www.littelfuse.com/ Phone773-628-1000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45 Current Ratio3.82 Quick Ratio2.85Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.70 Forward P/E Ratio19.19 P/E Growth1.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.72 billion Price / Sales2.40 Cash Flow$13.3589 per share Price / Cash Flow12.51 Book Value$60.88 per share Price / Book2.75Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$9.44 Net Income$164.57 million Net Margins9.70% Return on Equity15.27% Return on Assets8.69%Miscellaneous Employees12,300 Outstanding Shares24,727,000Market Cap$4.13 billion Next Earnings Date8/7/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Littelfuse (NASDAQ:LFUS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Littelfuse's stock symbol? Littelfuse trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LFUS." How often does Littelfuse pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Littelfuse? Littelfuse declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Thursday, June 6th. This represents a $1.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 22nd. View Littelfuse's Dividend History. How will Littelfuse's stock buyback program work? Littelfuse announced that its board has initiated a share buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 1,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Littelfuse's earnings last quarter? Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The technology company reported $1.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.92 by $0.04. The technology company had revenue of $405.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $407.53 million. Littelfuse had a net margin of 9.70% and a return on equity of 15.27%. Littelfuse's quarterly revenue was down 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $2.39 EPS. View Littelfuse's Earnings History. When is Littelfuse's next earnings date? Littelfuse is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Littelfuse. What guidance has Littelfuse issued on next quarter's earnings? Littelfuse issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.00-$2.14 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.44. The company issued revenue guidance of $409-$421 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $439.90 million.Littelfuse also updated its Q2 2019 guidance to $2.00-2.14 EPS. What price target have analysts set for LFUS? 6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Littelfuse's shares. Their predictions range from $200.00 to $248.00. On average, they anticipate Littelfuse's stock price to reach $216.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Littelfuse. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Littelfuse? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Littelfuse in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Littelfuse. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Littelfuse stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Littelfuse stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Littelfuse is the preferred brand for leading manufacturers around the world, with more than 40 sales, manufacturing and engineering facilities and a global network of distribution channels. Littelfuse products are vital components in virtually every market that uses electrical energy, from consumer electronics to automobiles, commercial vehicles and industrial equipment. They are also expanding into adjacent markets that complement their core business including power distribution centers for mining operations, generator controls and protection for marine applications, heavy-duty switches for commercial vehicles and electromechanical sensors used in the automotive industry. " (5/2/2019) 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We have a MARKET PERFORM investment rating on the shares. Company Description Littelfuse, Inc. engages in supplying of circuit protection products for the electronics, automotive and electrical industries. It offers electromechanical and electronic switch and control devices for commercial and specialty vehicles and sensors for automobile safety systems, as well as protection relays and power distribution centers for the safe control and distribution of electricity. It operates through the following segments: Electronics, Automotive, and Electrical. The Electronics segment includes the broadest and deepest portfolio of overvoltage and overcurrent solutions. The Automotive segment maintains a direct sales force to service all the major automotive OEMs and system suppliers domestically." (10/29/2018) Has Littelfuse been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about LFUS stock has been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Littelfuse earned a media sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Littelfuse's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Littelfuse include Altice USA (ATUS), YAHOO JAPAN COR/ADR (YAHOY), CDW (CDW), Garmin (GRMN), SK Telecom (SKM), Snap (SNAP), ANSYS (ANSS), DXC Technology (DXC), Marvell Technology Group (MRVL), Open Text (OTEX), Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM), SS&C Technologies (SSNC), STMicroelectronics (STM), Waters (WAT) and Fortinet (FTNT). What other stocks do shareholders of Littelfuse own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Littelfuse investors own include Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), Fortinet (FTNT), Tesla (TSLA), Walt Disney (DIS), General Electric (GE) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ). Who are Littelfuse's key executives? Littelfuse's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David W. Heinzmann, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56)Ms. Meenal Anil Sethna, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)Mr. Ryan K. Stafford Esq., Exec. VP, Chief Legal & HR Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 52)Mr. Deepak Nayar, Sr. VP & GM of Electronics & Industrial Bus. (Age 60)Mr. Michael P. Rutz, Sr. VP & GM of Semiconductor Products (Age 48) Who are Littelfuse's major shareholders? Littelfuse's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.93%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.08%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (3.23%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.23%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.86%) and Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (1.67%). Company insiders that own Littelfuse stock include David W Heinzmann, Deepak Nayar, Dieter Roeder, Gordon Hunter, Ian Highley, Jeffrey G Gorski, John E Major, Matthew Cole, Meenal Sethna, Michael P Rutz, Nathan Zommer, Ronald L Schubel, Ryan K Stafford, T J Chung and William P Noglows. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Littelfuse. Which institutional investors are selling Littelfuse stock? LFUS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc., Rhumbline Advisers and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale. Company insiders that have sold Littelfuse company stock in the last year include Deepak Nayar, Ian Highley, Jeffrey G Gorski, John E Major, Matthew Cole, Meenal Sethna, Michael P Rutz, Nathan Zommer, Ronald L Schubel, Ryan K Stafford, T J Chung and William P Noglows. View Insider Buying and Selling for Littelfuse. Which institutional investors are buying Littelfuse stock? LFUS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Mairs & Power INC, Ellis Investment Partners LLC, Ellis Investment Partners LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, FMR LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Littelfuse. How do I buy shares of Littelfuse? Shares of LFUS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Littelfuse's stock price today? One share of LFUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $167.12. How big of a company is Littelfuse? Littelfuse has a market capitalization of $4.13 billion and generates $1.72 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $164.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.44 on an earnings per share basis. Littelfuse employs 12,300 workers across the globe. What is Littelfuse's official website? The official website for Littelfuse is http://www.littelfuse.com/. How can I contact Littelfuse? Littelfuse's mailing address is 8755 WEST HIGGINS ROAD SUITE 500, CHICAGO IL, 60631. The technology company can be reached via phone at 773-628-1000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Littelfuse (NASDAQ LFUS)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 305 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 389 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 694MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Littelfuse and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LFUS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LFUS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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