AVX Company Profile (NYSE:AVX)


AVX 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: Diversified Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Components
  • Symbol: NYSE:AVX
  • CUSIP: 00244410
  • Web: www.avx.com
  • Market Cap: $2.72 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 167,832,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $16.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.94
  • 52 Week Range: $12.89 - $17.72
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.79
  • P/E Growth: 2.61
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.31 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.07
  • Book Value: $13.20 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.23
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
  • EBIDTA: $241.14 million
  • Net Margins: 9.55%
  • Return on Equity: 5.71%
  • Return on Assets: 5.14%
  • Current Ratio: 8.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.32%
  • Average Volume: 169,685 shs.
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Short Ratio: 3.67

Frequently Asked Questions for AVX (NYSE:AVX)

What is AVX's stock symbol?

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

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

AVX announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 9th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 24th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Monday, March 6th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 22nd. View AVX's Dividend History.

How were AVX's earnings last quarter?

AVX Co. (NYSE:AVX) posted its earnings results on Friday, April, 28th. The company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.01. The business earned $329.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $328.60 million. AVX had a return on equity of 5.71% and a net margin of 9.55%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.19 EPS. View AVX's Earnings History.

When will AVX make its next earnings announcement?

AVX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for AVX.

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

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for AVX's shares. Their predictions range from $16.00 to $16.50. On average, they expect AVX's share price to reach $16.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for AVX.

Who are some of AVX's key competitors?

Who owns AVX stock?

AVX's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Royce & Associates LP (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.81%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.62%) and State Street Corp (0.57%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AVX.

Who sold AVX stock? Who is selling AVX stock?

AVX's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., American International Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Sensato Investors LLC and UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX.

Who bought AVX stock? Who is buying AVX stock?

AVX's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., American Century Companies Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Citadel Advisors LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and Menta Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX.

How do I buy AVX stock?

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

How much does a share of AVX stock cost?

One share of AVX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.18.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AVX (NYSE:AVX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.25 (0.43% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/1/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetHold$15.00 -> $16.00MediumView Rating Details
1/25/2017Citigroup IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $16.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
Earnings by Quarter for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
Earnings History by Quarter for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 (NYSE:AVX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.71 EPS


Current Dividend Information for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
Most Recent Dividend:3/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:2.72%
Dividend Growth:8.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:60.27% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
58.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
61.97% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for AVX (NYSE:AVX)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.63%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.45%
Insider Trades by Quarter for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for AVX (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 (NYSE:AVX)
Latest Headlines for AVX (NYSE:AVX)
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. :AVX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : May 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 10:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AVX) : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 3:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AVX-US : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 11:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX is Now Sampling the First-Ever Combined IDC/Press-Fit Wire-to-Board Connection System
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 12:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Releases Industry’s First Cost Effective, Large Gauge, Discrete Wire-to-Board Connector Solution
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 4:11 PM
businesswire.com logoGlobal Automotive Connectors Market Insights, Opportunity, Analysis, Market Shares And Forecast 2017 - 2023 - Research and Markets
www.businesswire.com - May 9 at 8:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Releases New 2mm-Pitch Right Angle Board-to-Board Battery Connectors
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 3:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Receives Prestigious 2016 Rockwell Collins Platinum Premier Award
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 3:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact AVX (AVX) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 11:22 PM
bizjournals.com logoAutomotive Connectors - Global Market Outlook (2016-2022)
www.bizjournals.com - May 5 at 8:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Co. (AVX) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX (AVX) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 7:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX to Launch New Products at EDS 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Releases New MS Series MOS Capacitors for DC -- 20GHz Operation
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX's (AVX) Hold Rating Reiterated at Stifel Nicolaus
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AVX earnings conference call or presentation 28-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 9:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX (AVX) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 11:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Co. (AVX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 10:18 PM
marketbeat.com logoAVX posts 4Q profit
marketbeat.com - April 28 at 8:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Doubles the Lifetime of Select THH 230 degrees C Hermetic Series High Temperature SMD Tantalum Capacitors
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 11:46 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoAveXis Presents Results from Phase 1 Trial of AVXS-101 in SMA Type 1 at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology
feeds.benzinga.com - April 25 at 11:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 24th
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 3:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX (AVX) Receiving Very Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX (AVX) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.57
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 9:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy You Shouldn't Bet Against AVX Corporation (AVX) Stock
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 10:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX (AVX) Getting Negative News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades AVX Co. (AVX) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corporation Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 10:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Releases Leadless Bidirectional ESD Suppression Diodes for High-Speed Circuit Protection
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AVX-US : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Wins Medical Design Briefs' 2016 Readers' Choice Product of the Year Award
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Co. (AVX) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 5:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Co. (AVX) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 4:58 PM
marketwatch.com logoAutomotive Connectors Market by Connection Type, Application, System Type, Vehicle Type, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021
www.marketwatch.com - March 28 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX Releases New FHC1 & FHC2 Series Power Film Capacitors for EV/HEV Applications
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 9:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX to Present & Exhibit at the 2017 Components for Military & Space Electronics Conference & Exhibition
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: AVX Co. (AVX) Given Average Recommendation of "" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 10:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAVX Co. (AVX) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 5:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for March, 17th (AAPL, AAWW, ACAD, ADBE, AMGN, AVXS, CNXR, CXW, DAL, FBIZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 12:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Analysts’ Price Target Changes for March, 17th (AAL, ADBE, ALB, ANTO, APC, ATH, AV, AVON, AVXS, AWR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 9:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for March, 17th (ABC, ACIA, ADAP, ADBE, ADGO, ADI, ALB, APO, ARCH, AVXS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 17 at 9:29 AM
cnbc.com logoAfter-hours buzz: ADBE, AVXS, GOOS & more
www.cnbc.com - March 16 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAVX to Launch New EV/HEV Capacitors at APEC 2017
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:31 AM
marketwatch.com logo10-K: INTEGER HOLDINGS CORP
www.marketwatch.com - March 1 at 3:44 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 AVX Corp For: Feb 22 Filed by: VENUTO PETER
www.streetinsider.com - February 25 at 4:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo$5.11 Billion Inductor Market - Forecasts from 2016 to 2021: Key Players are ...
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 1:04 PM
businesswire.com logo$5.11 Billion Inductor Market - Forecasts from 2016 to 2021: Key Players are Vishay Intertechnology, AVX Corporation, Taiyo Yuden Co., Ltd., and TDK - Research and Markets
www.businesswire.com - February 23 at 8:51 PM
marketwatch.com logoInductor Market Growing at a CAGR of 3.93 % During 2016 to 2022
www.marketwatch.com - February 17 at 6:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInductor Market Worth 3.94 Billion USD by 2022
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 4:25 PM
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