NYSE:AVX - AVX Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.38 +0.03 (+0.20 %) (As of 05/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$15.35Today's Range$15.05 - $15.4152-Week Range$14.21 - $21.48Volume348,100 shsAverage Volume278,994 shsMarket Capitalization$2.60 billionP/E Ratio9.55Dividend Yield3.00%Beta1.07 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email AVX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, supplies, and resells various electronic components, interconnect devices, sensing and control devices, and related products worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Electronic Components; Interconnect, Sensing and Control Devices; and Kyocera Electronic Devices Resale. The Electronic 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 various electronic integrated components, varistors, thermistors, inductors, and resistive products. The Interconnect, Sensing and Control Devices segment provides automotive sensing and control devices and automotive, telecom, and memory connectors. The company 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. It 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. Receive AVX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AVX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electronic components & accessories Sub-IndustryElectronic Components SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:AVX Previous Symbol CUSIP00244410 CIK859163 Webhttp://www.avx.com/ Phone864-967-2150Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio5.70 Quick Ratio3.89Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.55 Forward P/E Ratio11.74 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.79 billion Price / Sales1.45 Cash Flow$2.1155 per share Price / Cash Flow7.27 Book Value$14.10 per share Price / Book1.09Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.61 Net Income$271.81 million Net Margins15.17% Return on Equity11.74% Return on Assets9.87%Miscellaneous Employees15,100 Outstanding Shares169,078,000Market Cap$2.60 billion Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.115 per share on Monday, March 4th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 21st. View AVX's Dividend History. How were AVX's earnings last quarter? AVX Co. (NYSE:AVX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, April, 22nd. The electronics maker reported $0.41 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.02. The electronics maker earned $439 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $449 million. AVX had a net margin of 15.17% and a return on equity of 11.74%. The firm's revenue was down 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.19 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 24th 2019. 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 predictions range from $18.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate AVX's share price to reach $18.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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." View Analyst Ratings for AVX. Has AVX been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about AVX stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AVX earned a daily sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the electronics maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of AVX's key competitors? Some companies that are related to AVX include Universal Display (OLED), Hubbell (HUBB), Minebea Mitsumi (MNBEY), Mercury Systems (MRCY), Vishay Intertechnology (VSH), KEMET (KEM), Control4 (CTRL), Vishay Precision Group (VPG), IntriCon (IIN), MICT (MICT), Tel-Instrument Electronics (TIKK), Video Display (VIDE), Electronic Systems Technology (ELST), ACS Motion Control (ACSEF) and Viewtran Group (VIEWF). What other stocks do shareholders of AVX own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AVX investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Ford Motor (F), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV), Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP) and Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP). Who are AVX's key executives? AVX's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John Sarvis, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 69)Mr. Evan M. Slavitt, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 61)Mr. Michael E. Hufnagel, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 65)Mr. Jeff Schmersal, Sr. VP & COOMr. John Lawing, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 68) Who are AVX's major shareholders? AVX's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.70%), Royce & Associates LP (2.80%), BlackRock Inc. (1.91%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.94%), Phocas Financial Corp. (0.35%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.34%). Company insiders that own AVX stock include Alex Schenkel, David Decenzo, Donald B Christiansen, Evan M Slavitt, John Lawing, John Sarvis, Koichi Kano, Kurt P Cummings, Michael E Hufnagel, Peter Venuto, Steve Sturgeon, Warner Gruenwald, Willing King and Zahir Dhanani. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AVX. Which major investors are selling AVX stock? AVX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, BlackRock Inc., Man Group plc, Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Marshall Wace LLP and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold AVX company stock in the last year include Alex Schenkel, David Decenzo, Donald B Christiansen, Evan M Slavitt, John Lawing, Koichi Kano, Kurt P Cummings, Peter Venuto and Willing King. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX. Which major investors are buying AVX stock? AVX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, LSV Asset Management, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Moors & Cabot Inc.. 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 $15.38. How big of a company is AVX? AVX has a market capitalization of $2.60 billion and generates $1.79 billion in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $271.81 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.61 on an earnings per share basis. AVX employs 15,100 workers across the globe. What is AVX's official website? The official website for AVX is http://www.avx.com/. 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: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 205 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 289 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 494MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How does a reverse stock split work? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.