AVX Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:AVX)

About AVX Corporation

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: Diversified Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Components
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AVX
  • CUSIP: 00244410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.09
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.79
  • 52-Week Range: $11.54 - $16.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.55
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.99
  • P/E Growth: 2.45
  • Market Cap: $2.68B
  • Outstanding Shares: 167,768,000
  • Beta: 0.93
  • Net Margins: 9.55%
  • Return on Equity: 5.71%
  • Return on Assets: 5.14%
  • Current Ratio: 8.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.32%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.50 (3.45% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/25/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $16.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/24/2017Q317$0.20$0.21$341.00 million$341.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q217$0.17$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: $0.76 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.76 EPS


Current Dividend Information for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:2.76%
Dividend Growth:8.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:60.27% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
57.89% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
57.89% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.63%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.45%
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)


Latest Headlines for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
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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, February 9th. Shareholders 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 yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 22nd.

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

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for AVX Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $16.50 to $16.50. On average, they expect AVX Corporation's stock price to reach $16.50 in the next year.

When will AVX Corporation announce their earnings?

AVX Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

Who owns AVX Corporation stock?

AVX Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Martingale Asset Management L P (0.11%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.07%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.05%), Zebra Capital Management LLC (0.02%) and Cigna Investments Inc. New (0.02%).

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 Zebra Capital Management LLC.

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 Martingale Asset Management L P, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bessemer Group Inc. and Cigna Investments Inc. New.

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.

How much does a share of AVX Corporation stock cost?

One share of AVX Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.95.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff