AVX Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:AVX)

About AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)

AVX Corporation logoAVX Corporation (AVX) is a manufacturer and supplier and reseller of a line of passive electronic components, interconnect devices and related products. AVX operates in three segments: Passive Components, Kyocera Electronic Devices (KED Resale) and Interconnect. The Passive Components segment consists of surface mount and leaded ceramic capacitors, surface mount and leaded tantalum capacitors, surface mount and leaded film capacitors, thick and thin film packages of multiple passive integrated components, thermistors, inductors and resistive products. The KED Resale segment consists of ceramic capacitors, frequency control devices, surface acoustic wave (SAW) devices, sensor products, radio frequency (RF) modules, actuators, acoustic devices and connectors produced by Kyocera and resold by AVX. The Interconnect segment consists primarily of AVX Interconnect automotive, telecom and memory connectors manufactured by AVX Interconnect or purchased from other manufacturers for resale.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Electronic Component
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Components
  • Symbol: NYSE:AVX
  • CUSIP: 00244410
  • Web: www.avx.com
  • Market Cap: $2.95279 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 168,346,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.30
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.70
  • 52 Week Range: $13.15 - $18.44
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.06
  • P/E Growth: 2.65
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.23
  • Book Value: $13.40 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.32
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 2.5%
  • EBIDTA: $249.57 million
  • Net Margins: 9.46%
  • Return on Equity: 5.69%
  • Return on Assets: 5.10%
  • Current Ratio: 8.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.34%
  • Average Volume: 144,764 shs.
  • Beta: 0.81
  • Short Ratio: 0.01

Frequently Asked Questions for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)

What is AVX Corporation's stock symbol?

AVX Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVX."

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

AVX Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, September 1st. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 14th. View AVX Corporation's Dividend History.

How were AVX Corporation's earnings last quarter?

AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19. The firm earned $331.35 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $328 million. AVX Corporation had a net margin of 9.46% and a return on equity of 5.69%. The business's revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. View AVX Corporation's Earnings History.

When will AVX Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

AVX Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for AVX Corporation.

Where is AVX Corporation's stock going? Where will AVX Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for AVX Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $16.50 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate AVX Corporation's stock price to reach $16.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for AVX Corporation.

Who are some of AVX Corporation's key competitors?

Who are AVX Corporation's key executives?

AVX Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John Sarvis, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Kurt P. Cummings, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • John Lawing, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Evan Slavitt, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Peter J. Venuto Jr., Senior Vice President - Sales
  • Kathleen M. Kelly, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • S. Willing King, Senior Vice President - Tantalum Products
  • Keith Thomas, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development
  • Donald B. Christiansen, Presiding Independent Director
  • Shoichi Aoki, Director

Who owns AVX Corporation stock?

AVX Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include LSV Asset Management (0.41%), Martingale Asset Management L P (0.11%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.08%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.05%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.03%) and Sterling Capital Management LLC (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AVX Corporation.

Who sold AVX Corporation stock? Who is selling AVX Corporation stock?

AVX Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nationwide Fund Advisors, Cigna Investments Inc. New, Rhumbline Advisers and Sterling Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX Corporation.

Who bought AVX Corporation stock? Who is buying AVX Corporation stock?

AVX Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Martingale Asset Management L P, Aperio Group LLC and Bessemer Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX Corporation.

How do I buy AVX Corporation stock?

Shares of AVX Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AVX Corporation's stock price today?

One share of AVX Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for AVX Corporation (NYSE AVX)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  41 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  138 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  179
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AVX Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.75 (5.10% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/28/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$17.00LowView Rating Details
1/25/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $16.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Earnings by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Earnings History by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE AVX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017$0.20N/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2017Q1 2018$0.19$0.19$328.00 million$331.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2017Q4 2017$0.20$0.20$328.60 million$329.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2017Q317$0.20$0.21$341.00 million$341.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q217$0.16$0.15$316.40 million$327.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q117$0.19$0.19$310.80 million$314.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q416$0.17$0.19$295.70 million$303.61 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q316$0.17$0.17$292.70 million$287.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q216$0.20$0.19$303.70 million$304.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q116$0.19$0.21$301.30 million$300.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q415$0.21$0.20$326.50 million$315.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2015Q3$0.21$0.23$347.10 million$321.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q215$0.21$0.27$364.60 million$365.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q115$0.17$0.24$356.33 million$350.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q414$0.15$0.23$354.95 million$351.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q3$0.15$0.19$357.53 million$346.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q214$0.17$0.17$373.10 million$375.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q1 2014$0.16$0.16$369.90 million$363.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q4 2013$0.17$0.15$348.40 million$360.55 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q3 2013$0.16$0.12$353.60 million$339.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.17$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.21$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.21$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.27$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.35$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.38$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.34$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.36$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.79 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.8 EPS


Current Dividend Information for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Most Recent Dividend:9/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:2.49%
Dividend Growth:8.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:58.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
55.70% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
55.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)

Dividend History by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE AVX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.44%
Insider Trades by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/5/2014Peter VenutoVPSell40,741$14.46$589,114.86View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014John SarvisVPSell22,000$14.28$314,160.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Peter VenutoVPSell25,000$14.33$358,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Keith ThomasVPSell15,400$14.01$215,754.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Keith ThomasVPSell10,350$14.09$145,831.50View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014John S GilbertsonCEOSell40,000$14.12$564,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014John S GilbertsonCEOSell18,201$14.16$257,726.16View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014John S GilbertsonCEOSell41,799$14.20$593,545.80View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Kurt P CummingsCFOSell10,000$14.25$142,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Donald B ChristiansenDirectorSell15,000$13.06$195,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2014Goro YamaguchiDirectorBuy1,000$12.75$12,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Peter CollisVPSell7,517$13.74$103,283.58View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Peter CollisVPSell25,903$13.50$349,690.50View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Peter CollisVPSell12,580$13.50$169,830.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Tetsuo KubaDirectorSell15,000$13.10$196,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013John LawingCOOSell10,000$12.08$120,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013John S GilbertsonCEOSell100,000$12.10$1,210,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Carl EggerdingVPSell10,000$12.25$122,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Latest Headlines for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Review: AVX Corporation (AVX) versus The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 6:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. : AVX-US: Dividend Analysis : August 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 4:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs There Now An Opportunity In AVX Corporation (AVX)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 4:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing AVX Corporation (AVX) and Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 6:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (AVX) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 8:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Survey: AVX Corporation (AVX) vs. its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 4:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AVX-US : September 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to AVX Corp. : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 4:17 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 AVX Corp For: Sep 01 Filed by: Slavitt Evan M
www.streetinsider.com - September 7 at 2:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. :AVX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : September 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 4 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AVX-US : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 4:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 3:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about AVX Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 2:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFORMAL RETRACTION: AVX Received A 2017 Bosch Global Supplier Award
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (AVX) Declares $0.11 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 11:50 AM
marketwatch.com logo10-Q: INTEGER HOLDINGS CORP
www.marketwatch.com - August 2 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for August 1st
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 31st
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Received a 2017 Bosch Global Supplier Award
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AVX earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 2:54 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Avx Corp Q1 earnings per share $0.19
www.reuters.com - July 26 at 9:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAVX's (AVX) CEO John Sarvis on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 26 at 9:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (AVX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 5:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corporation Announces Preliminary First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to AVX Corp. : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 3:31 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAVX (AVX) Acquires The Transportation, Sensing, & Control Division of TT Electronics PLC
seekingalpha.com - July 22 at 4:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFeatured Company News - AVX Corp. Acquires UK Based TT Electronics' Transportation, Sensing, & Control Division
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 5:46 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-AVX to acquire transportation, sensing, & control division of TT Electronics
www.reuters.com - July 19 at 10:34 PM
streetinsider.com logoAVX Corp. (AVX) to Acquire Transportation, Sensing, & Control Division of TT Electronics for GBP118.8M
www.streetinsider.com - July 19 at 10:34 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAVX Corporation to acquire the Transportation, Sensing, & Control Division of TT Electronics PLC
seekingalpha.com - July 19 at 6:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLittelfuse, Inc. (LFUS) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 6.8% in Session
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Antenna PowerGuard Products Provide Reliable ESD Protection in Capacitance-Sensitive Applications
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 5:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to AVX Corp. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 6:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 7:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AVX) : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 5:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AVX-US : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 4:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corporation Schedules First Quarter Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 4:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Corporation (AVX) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 4:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Review: TE Connectivity (TEL) versus AVX Corporation (AVX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 12:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Comparison: Bel Fuse (BELFB) vs. AVX Corporation (AVX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 12:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. : AVX-US: Dividend Analysis : June 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 4:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBiotech Movers: Pacific Biosciences Shares Lower After Pricing Stock Offering
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 5:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Review: AVX Corporation (AVX) vs. NVE Corporation (NVEC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 7:50 AM
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www.prnewswire.com - June 13 at 11:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AVX-US : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 1:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Contrast: AVX (AVX) versus NVE Corp (NVEC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 11 at 8:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Comparison: Novanta (GSIG) vs. AVX (AVX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 12:50 PM
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AVX Corporation (AVX) Chart for Tuesday, September, 19, 2017

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