NYSE:AVX - AVX Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$18.10 -0.09 (-0.49 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 10:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$18.25
Today's Range$18.06 - $18.28
52-Week Range$14.51 - $20.22
Volume2,298 shs
Average Volume269,308 shs
Market Capitalization$3.04 billion
P/E Ratio22.67
Dividend Yield2.55%
AVX logoAVX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and supplies various passive electronic components, interconnect devices, and related products worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Passive Components, Kyocera Electronic Devices (KED Resale), and Interconnect. The Passive Components segment primarily offers surface mount and leaded ceramic capacitors, RF thick and thin film components, surface mount and leaded tantalum capacitors, surface mount and leaded film capacitors, ceramic and film power capacitors, super capacitors, EMI filters, thick and thin film packages of multiple passive integrated components, varistors, thermistors, inductors, and resistive products. This segment's product portfolio enables its customers to store, filter, or regulate electric energy in electronic devices. The KED Resale segment distributes and sells ceramic capacitors, frequency control devices, SAW devices, sensor products, RF modules, actuators, acoustic devices, and connectors produced by Kyocera Corporation of Japan. The Interconnect segment manufactures and resells electronic connectors and interconnect systems for use in various industries. It serves various industries, such as telecommunications, information technology hardware, automotive electronics, medical devices and instrumentation, industrial instrumentation, transportation, energy harvesting, defense and aerospace electronic systems, and consumer electronics industries. The company markets its products through its direct sales force and independent manufacturers' representatives to multi-national original equipment manufacturers, independent electronic component distributors, and electronic manufacturing service providers. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. AVX Corporation is a subsidiary of Kyocera Corporation.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Components
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio5.78
Quick Ratio4.02


Trailing P/E Ratio22.67
Forward P/E Ratio24.13
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Price / Sales1.95
Cash Flow$1.1588 per share
Price / Cash15.62
Book Value$13.32 per share
Price / Book1.36


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.80
Net Income$4.91 million
Net Margins0.31%
Return on Equity6.01%
Return on Assets5.22%


Outstanding Shares168,530,000
Market Cap$3,035.21

AVX (NYSE:AVX) Frequently Asked Questions

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, July 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.115 per share on Wednesday, August 15th. This represents a $0.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.54%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 31st. View AVX's Dividend History.

How were AVX's earnings last quarter?

AVX Co. (NYSE:AVX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The electronics maker reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19. The electronics maker had revenue of $446.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $410 million. AVX had a return on equity of 6.01% and a net margin of 0.31%. AVX's revenue was up 35.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.20 EPS. View AVX's Earnings History.

When is AVX's next earnings date?

AVX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AVX.

What price target have analysts set for AVX?

2 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for AVX's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect AVX's share price to reach $17.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.1%. View Analyst Ratings for AVX.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AVX?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AVX in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of AVX's key competitors?

Who are AVX's key executives?

AVX's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Sarvis, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 68)
  • Mr. Kurt P. Cummings, CFO, Exec. VP & Treasurer (Age 63)
  • Mr. John Lawing, Sr. VP & CTO (Age 67)
  • Mr. Keith Thomas, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 64)
  • Mr. Peter Venuto, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 65)

Has AVX been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AVX stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AVX earned a coverage optimism score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the electronics maker an impact score of 45.13 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are AVX's major shareholders?

AVX's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Foundry Partners LLC (0.22%) and Jolley Asset Management LLC (0.17%). Company insiders that own AVX stock include John Sarvis, Michael E Hufnagel, Steve Sturgeon, Warner Gruenwald and Zahir Dhanani. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AVX.

Which institutional investors are buying AVX stock?

AVX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Foundry Partners LLC and Jolley Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought AVX stock in the last two years include Steve Sturgeon, Warner Gruenwald and Zahir Dhanani. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX.

How do I buy shares of AVX?

Shares of AVX 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 AVX's stock price today?

One share of AVX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.10.

How big of a company is AVX?

AVX has a market capitalization of $3.04 billion and generates $1.56 billion in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $4.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.80 on an earnings per share basis. AVX employs 14,920 workers across the globe.

How can I contact AVX?

AVX's mailing address is 1 AVX BOULEVARD, FOUNTAIN INN SC, 29644. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 864-967-2150.

MarketBeat Community Rating for AVX (NYSE AVX)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  221 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  352
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AVX and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AVX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AVX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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