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

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$15.66 +0.06 (+0.38 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 03:18 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.60
Today's Range$15.31 - $15.68
52-Week Range$14.51 - $20.22
Volume154,400 shs
Average Volume197,346 shs
Market Capitalization$2.62 billion
P/E Ratio19.58
Dividend Yield2.95%
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

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


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


Trailing P/E Ratio19.58
Forward P/E Ratio20.88
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.56 billion
Price / Sales1.69
Cash Flow$1.1591 per share
Price / Cash13.51
Book Value$13.32 per share
Price / Book1.18


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

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 Friday, May 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.46 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.94%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View AVX's Dividend History.

How were AVX's earnings last quarter?

AVX Co. (NYSE:AVX) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The electronics maker reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19. The electronics maker earned $446.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $410 million. AVX had a net margin of 0.31% and a return on equity of 6.01%. The business's revenue was up 35.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm 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?

1 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for AVX's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they expect AVX's stock price to reach $17.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for AVX.

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?

News articles about AVX stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AVX earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the electronics maker an impact score of 44.90 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are AVX's major shareholders?

AVX's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.17%), BlackRock Inc. (2.01%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.81%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.28%), Sensato Investors LLC (0.27%) and LSV Asset Management (0.24%). 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 selling AVX stock?

AVX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sensato Investors LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Neuberger Berman Group LLC, LSV Asset Management, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp, Teacher Retirement System of Texas and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. Company insiders that have sold AVX company stock in the last year include John Sarvis, Michael E Hufnagel and Zahir Dhanani. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX.

Which institutional investors are buying AVX stock?

AVX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Aperio Group LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and Schwab Charles Investment Management 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 $15.66.

How big of a company is AVX?

AVX has a market capitalization of $2.62 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 (AVX)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  111 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  207 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  318
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 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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