AVX Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:AVX)

About AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)

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: Electronic Component
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Components
  • Symbol: NYSE:AVX
  • CUSIP: 00244410
  • Web: www.avx.com
  • Market Cap: $3.29285 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 168,346,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.22
  • 52 Week Range: $13.66 - $20.22
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.62
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.91
  • P/E Growth: 2.91
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.46
  • Book Value: $13.40 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.45
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
  • EBITDA: $249.57 million
  • Net Margins: 9.46%
  • Return on Equity: 5.69%
  • Return on Assets: 5.10%
  • Current Ratio: 8.51%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.34%
  • Average Volume: 153,291 shs.
  • Beta: 0.84
  • Short Ratio: 0.01

Frequently Asked Questions for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)

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 Monday, October 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Thursday, November 16th. This represents a $0.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.36%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 1st. This is a boost from AVX Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View AVX Corporation's Dividend History.

How were AVX Corporation's earnings last quarter?

AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.19. The firm had revenue of $331.35 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $328 million. AVX Corporation had a return on equity of 5.69% and a net margin of 9.46%. The firm's revenue was up 5.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. View AVX Corporation's Earnings History.

When will AVX Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

AVX Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for AVX Corporation.

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

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for AVX Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $16.50 to $17.00. On average, they expect AVX Corporation's share price to reach $16.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for AVX Corporation.

Who are some of AVX Corporation's key competitors?

Who are AVX Corporation's key executives?

AVX Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John Sarvis, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Kurt P. Cummings, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • John Lawing, Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Evan Slavitt, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Peter J. Venuto Jr., Senior Vice President - Sales
  • Kathleen M. Kelly, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • S. Willing King, Senior Vice President - Tantalum Products
  • Keith Thomas, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development
  • Donald B. Christiansen, Presiding Independent Director
  • Shoichi Aoki, Director

Who owns AVX Corporation stock?

AVX Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AVX Corporation.

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 Nationwide Fund Advisors. View Insider Buying and Selling for AVX Corporation.

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.

What is AVX Corporation's stock price today?

One share of AVX Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.47.

MarketBeat Community Rating for AVX Corporation (NYSE AVX)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  52 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  148 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  200
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AVX Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.75 (13.97% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Price Target History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Analysts' Ratings History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/17/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$17.00N/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $16.50N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Earnings by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Earnings History by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE AVX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$0.20N/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2017Q1 2018$0.19$0.19$328.00 million$331.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2017Q4 2017$0.20$0.20$328.60 million$329.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2017Q317$0.20$0.21$341.00 million$341.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q217$0.16$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: $0.83 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.85 EPS


Current Dividend Information for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Next Dividend:11/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:2.26%
Dividend Growth:8.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:58.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
53.01% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
51.76% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 24.38%
Insider Trades by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
Insider Trades by Quarter for AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX)
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)


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AVX Corporation (AVX) Chart for Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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