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NYSE:AVX - AVX Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.06 (-0.28 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 01:52 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $21.66
50-Day Range
MA: $21.32
52-Week Range
Now: $21.66
Volume2.44 million shs
Average Volume1.67 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.67 billion
P/E Ratio17.90
Dividend Yield2.12%
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.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.79 billion
Cash Flow$2.14 per share
Book Value$14.12 per share


Net Income$271.81 million


Market Cap$3.67 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2020 (Estimated)

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AVX (NYSE:AVX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AVX's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

AVX's stock was trading at $21.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AVX stock has decreased by 0.1% and is now trading at $21.66. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AVX?

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

When is AVX's next earnings date?

AVX is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 27th 2020. View our earnings forecast for AVX.

How were AVX's earnings last quarter?

AVX Co. (NYSE:AVX) released its earnings results on Thursday, January, 23rd. The electronics maker reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.09. The electronics maker had revenue of $344.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $353.80 million. AVX had a net margin of 13.15% and a return on equity of 8.48%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 22.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.44 EPS. View AVX's earnings history.

How often does AVX pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AVX?

AVX declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 6th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.115 per share on Wednesday, March 4th. This represents a $0.46 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, February 18th. View AVX's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for AVX?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for AVX's stock. Their forecasts range from $19.50 to $19.50. On average, they expect AVX's share price to reach $19.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.0%. View analysts' price targets for AVX.

Has AVX been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AVX stock have been trending extremely negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AVX earned a media sentiment score of -4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the electronics maker a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutAVX.

Are investors shorting AVX?

AVX saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 4,938,600 shares, an increase of 224.9% from the February 27th total of 1,520,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 676,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 7.3 days. Currently, 10.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View AVX's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AVX's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AVX own?

Who are AVX's key executives?

AVX's management team includes the following 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 & COO
  • Mr. John Lawing, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 68)

What is AVX's stock symbol?

AVX trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AVX."

Who are AVX's major shareholders?

AVX's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Royce & Associates LP (2.05%), State Street Corp (0.66%), Norges Bank (0.65%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.40%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.38%) and UBS Group AG (0.38%). 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 and Willing King. 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, LSV Asset Management, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. View insider buying and selling activity for AVX.

Which major investors are buying AVX stock?

AVX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, UBS Group AG, Bank of America Corp DE, Pwmco LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Jane Street Group LLC, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is AVX's stock price today?

One share of AVX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.66.

How big of a company is AVX?

AVX has a market capitalization of $3.67 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. View additional information about AVX.

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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  328 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  359 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  687
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 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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