NASDAQ:PLXS - Plexus Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$55.32 -0.57 (-1.02 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$55.89
Today's Range$55.18 - $57.93
52-Week Range$52.44 - $66.78
Volume246,600 shs
Average Volume169,035 shs
Market Capitalization$1.79 billion
P/E Ratio17.13
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.59
Plexus Corp., together with its subsidiaries, provides electronic manufacturing services in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. It offers product conceptualization solutions; and product design and value-engineering solutions, including program management, feasibility studies, specification development for product features and functionality, circuit design, field programmable gate array design, printed circuit board layout, embedded software design, mechanical design, test specifications development and product verification testing, and automated production solutions and complex automation design. The company also provides commercialization solutions, such as prototyping, new product introduction, design for supply chain, test development, and transition management; manufacturing solutions; and fulfillment and logistics solutions. In addition, it offers sustaining solutions, which include aftermarket services, such as screening, loaner program, part harvesting, in/out warranty repair, advanced exchange, part repair, upgrade, demo unit management, warranty redemption, refurbishment, recycling, part fulfillment, decontamination, destruction, part fulfillment with warranty redemption, complaint handling, and part sales. The company provides its solutions to companies in the networking/communications, healthcare/life sciences, industrial/commercial, and defense/security/aerospace sectors. Plexus Corp. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Neenah, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Printed circuit boards
Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLXS
Previous Symbol
CUSIP72913210
Phone920-969-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.20
Current Ratio2.06
Quick Ratio0.98

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.13
Forward P/E Ratio14.29
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.87 billion
Price / Sales0.61
Cash Flow$4.7690 per share
Price / Cash Flow11.60
Book Value$28.58 per share
Price / Book1.94

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.23
Net Income$13.04 million
Net Margins0.45%
Return on Equity11.98%
Return on Assets5.73%

Miscellaneous

Employees18,000
Outstanding Shares31,470,000
Market Cap$1.79 billion
OptionableOptionable

Plexus (NASDAQ:PLXS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Plexus' stock symbol?

Plexus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLXS."

How will Plexus' stock buyback program work?

Plexus announced that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Wednesday, February 21st 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Plexus' earnings last quarter?

Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The technology company reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.09. The technology company had revenue of $771.18 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $760.98 million. Plexus had a return on equity of 11.98% and a net margin of 0.45%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.84 EPS. View Plexus' Earnings History.

When is Plexus' next earnings date?

Plexus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 16th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Plexus.

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

Plexus issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.85-0.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.88. The company issued revenue guidance of $750-790 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $758.93 million.

What price target have analysts set for PLXS?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Plexus' stock. Their predictions range from $70.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Plexus' stock price to reach $70.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Plexus.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Plexus?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Plexus in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Plexus.

Has Plexus been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about PLXS stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Plexus earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Plexus' key competitors?

Who are Plexus' key executives?

Plexus' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd P. Kelsey, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Patrick John Jermain, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Steven J. Frisch, Exec. VP & COO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Angelo M. Ninivaggi, Sr. VP, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Ronald Darroch, Exec. VP of Global Manufacturing Solutions & Regional Pres of AMER (Age 53)

Who are Plexus' major shareholders?

Plexus' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.28%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.70%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (9.22%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.48%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.54%) and FMR LLC (2.81%). Company insiders that own Plexus stock include Angelo Michael Ninivaggi Jr, David J Drury, Dean A Foate, Michael V Schrock, Oliver K Mihm, Patrick John Jermain, Peter Kelly, Ralf R Boer, Ronnie Darroch, Stephen P Cortinovis, Steven J Frisch, Todd P Kelsey and Yong Jin Lim. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Plexus.

Which institutional investors are selling Plexus stock?

PLXS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Victory Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vident Investment Advisory LLC and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Plexus company stock in the last year include Angelo Michael Ninivaggi Jr, David J Drury, Dean A Foate, Patrick John Jermain, Ralf R Boer, Ronnie Darroch, Stephen P Cortinovis, Steven J Frisch and Todd P Kelsey. View Insider Buying and Selling for Plexus.

Which institutional investors are buying Plexus stock?

PLXS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Vanguard Group Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Paloma Partners Management Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Plexus.

How do I buy shares of Plexus?

Shares of PLXS 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 Plexus' stock price today?

One share of PLXS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.32.

How big of a company is Plexus?

Plexus has a market capitalization of $1.79 billion and generates $2.87 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $13.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.23 on an earnings per share basis. Plexus employs 18,000 workers across the globe.

What is Plexus' official website?

The official website for Plexus is http://www.plexus.com.

How can I contact Plexus?

Plexus' mailing address is One Plexus Way, Neenah WI, 54957. The technology company can be reached via phone at 920-969-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Plexus (NASDAQ PLXS)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  286 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  357 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  643
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This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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