NASDAQ:PLXS - Plexus Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$61.46 -0.27 (-0.44 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$61.73
Today's Range$60.93 - $61.94
52-Week Range$49.20 - $66.78
Volume133,367 shs
Average Volume176,724 shs
Market Capitalization$2.01 billion
P/E Ratio18.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.84
Plexus logoPlexus 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

Industry Printed circuit boards
Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:PLXS
CUSIP72913210
Phone920-969-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio1.00

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.95
Forward P/E Ratio19.15
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.53 billion
Price / Sales0.80
Cash Flow$4.7533 per share
Price / Cash12.93
Book Value$30.66 per share
Price / Book2.00

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.24
Net Income$112.06 million
Net Margins-1.19%
Return on Equity10.96%
Return on Assets5.53%

Miscellaneous

Employees16,000
Outstanding Shares32,980,000

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 declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback program on Wednesday, February 21st 2018, which allows the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Plexus' earnings last quarter?

Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ:PLXS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The technology company reported $0.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.74. The technology company earned $699 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $691.05 million. Plexus had a positive return on equity of 10.96% and a negative net margin of 1.19%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 15.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior 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, July, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Plexus.

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

Plexus updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.76-0.86 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.87. The company issued revenue guidance of $700-740 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $710.67 million.

What price target have analysts set for PLXS?

5 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Plexus' shares. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Plexus' stock price to reach $60.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Plexus.

Are investors shorting Plexus?

Plexus saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,078,003 shares, an increase of 51.7% from the April 30th total of 710,382 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 200,317 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.4 days. Currently, 3.3% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Plexus' Current Options Chain.

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)

Has Plexus been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about PLXS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Plexus earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 44.18 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Plexus' major shareholders?

Plexus' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.17%), Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN (8.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.50%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (4.37%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.70%) and Northern Trust Corp (3.11%). 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 American Century Companies Inc., Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Citigroup Inc., Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC and Royal Bank of Canada. 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, Oliver K Mihm, 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Cooke & Bieler LP, Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., BlackRock Inc., Dean Investment Associates LLC and Franklin Resources Inc.. 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 $61.46.

How big of a company is Plexus?

Plexus has a market capitalization of $2.01 billion and generates $2.53 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $112.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.24 on an earnings per share basis. Plexus employs 16,000 workers across the globe.

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 (PLXS)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  263 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  327 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  590
MarketBeat'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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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