NASDAQ:PLXS - Plexus Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $57.70 +0.46 (+0.80 %) (As of 11/13/2018 03:43 PM ET)Previous Close$57.24Today's Range$57.38 - $58.7552-Week Range$52.44 - $66.78Volume3,780 shsAverage Volume194,247 shsMarket Capitalization$1.88 billionP/E Ratio18.07Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.6 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive PLXS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PLXS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Printed circuit boards Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:PLXS Previous Symbol CUSIP72913210 Webwww.plexus.com Phone920-969-6000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.20 Current Ratio2.06 Quick Ratio0.98 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.07 Forward P/E Ratio14.91 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.87 billion Price / Sales0.65 Cash Flow$4.6721 per share Price / Cash12.35 Book Value$28.58 per share Price / Book2.02 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 Employees16,000 Outstanding Shares32,230,000Market Cap$1.88 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 of Directors has authorized a stock buyback 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 purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Plexus' earnings last quarter? Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The technology company reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.09. The technology company had revenue of $771.18 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $760.98 million. Plexus had a net margin of 0.45% and a return on equity of 11.98%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.84 earnings per share. 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 earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.85-0.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus 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 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Plexus' shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Plexus' stock price to reach $70.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.3% 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 trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Plexus earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Plexus' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Plexus include Flex (FLEX), Jabil (JBL), Sanmina (SANM), Celestica (CLS), TTM Technologies (TTMI), Benchmark Electronics (BHE), CTS (CTS), Kimball Electronics (KE), Park Electrochemical (PKE), Sparton (SPA), SMTC (SMTX), NANO DIMENSION/S (NNDM), SigmaTron International (SGMA), Eltek (ELTK) and IEC Electronics (IEC). 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.28%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.48%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.54%), FMR LLC (2.81%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.20%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.10%). 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., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Victory Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Strs Ohio, FMR LLC, Credit Suisse AG and Fisher Asset 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, Michael V Schrock, Patrick John Jermain, Ralf R Boer, Ronnie Darroch, Stephen P Cortinovis, Steven J Frisch, Todd P Kelsey and Yong Jin Lim. View Insider Buying and Selling for Plexus. Which institutional investors are buying Plexus stock? PLXS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System. 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 $57.70. How big of a company is Plexus? Plexus has a market capitalization of $1.88 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 16,000 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 284 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 355 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 639MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Plexus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PLXS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PLXS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a stock split?