NYSE:AVX - AVX Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.57 +0.18 (+0.98 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.39
Today's Range$18.42 - $18.63
52-Week Range$14.21 - $21.48
Volume221,295 shs
Average Volume276,128 shs
Market Capitalization$3.13 billion
P/E Ratio23.21
Dividend Yield2.50%
Beta1.11
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, film, and tantalum capacitors; RF thick and thin film components; ceramic and film power capacitors; super capacitors; EMI filters; thick and thin film packages of multiple integrated components; varistors; thermistors; inductors; resistive products; and passive and active electronic antennas. The Interconnect, Sensing and Control Devices segment manufactures and resells electronic connectors, interconnect systems, and sensing and control devices for use in various industries. The Kyocera Electronic Devices Resale segment distributes and sells ceramic capacitors, RF modules, frequency control devices, SAW devices, sensor products, actuators, acoustic devices, and connectors produced by Kyocera Corporation of Japan. 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Components
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP00244410
Phone864-967-2150

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Cash Flow$1.1470 per share
Book Value$13.85 per share

Profitability

Net Income$4.91 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,920
Market Cap$3.13 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (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 given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Monday, March 4th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.48%. 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) posted its earnings results on Thursday, January, 24th. The electronics maker reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.09. The electronics maker had revenue of $442.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $457 million. AVX had a return on equity of 10.27% and a net margin of 13.01%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.22 earnings per share. View AVX's Earnings History.

When is AVX's next earnings date?

AVX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AVX.

What price target have analysts set for AVX?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for AVX's shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect AVX's share price to reach $18.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.1%. 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?

Media coverage about AVX stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AVX earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the electronics maker a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of AVX's key competitors?

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), Ford Motor (F), Celgene (CELG), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Centurylink (CTL) and ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY).

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. Peter Venuto, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 66)
  • Mr. Michael E. Hufnagel, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 65)
  • Mr. Jeff Schmersal, Sr. VP & COO

Who are AVX's major shareholders?

AVX's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.62%), Royce & Associates LP (3.45%), BlackRock Inc. (2.28%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.60%), Northern Trust Corp (0.47%) and Phocas Financial Corp. (0.35%). Company insiders that own AVX stock include Alex Schenkel, David Decenzo, Donald B Christiansen, 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 institutional investors are selling AVX stock?

AVX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Millennium Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold AVX company stock in the last year include Alex Schenkel, David Decenzo, Donald B Christiansen, John Lawing, John Sarvis, Koichi Kano, Kurt P Cummings, Michael E Hufnagel, Peter Venuto, Willing King and Zahir Dhanani. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX.

Which institutional investors are buying AVX stock?

AVX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Phocas Financial Corp., LSV Asset Management, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System and Royce & Associates LP. 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 $18.57.

How big of a company is AVX?

AVX has a market capitalization of $3.13 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.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  272 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  456
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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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