Benchmark Electronics Company Profile (NYSE:BHE)

About Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)

Benchmark Electronics logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. is a provider of electronic manufacturing services. The Company operates through three segments: the Americas, Asia and Europe. It provides services to original equipment manufacturers of industrial control equipment, including equipment for the aerospace and defense industry; telecommunication equipment; computers and related products for business enterprises; medical devices, and testing and instrumentation products. It offers integrated design and manufacturing services. Its operations consist of over three principal areas: manufacturing and assembly operations, including printed circuit boards assemblies and subsystem assembly, box build and systems integration; precision technology manufacturing, which include precision machining, metal joining, assembly and functional testing, and specialized engineering services, and specialized engineering services, such as product design, printed circuit board layout, prototyping, automation and test development.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Printed Circuit Boards
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Manufacturing Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:BHE
  • CUSIP: 08160H10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.59 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 49,735,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.62
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $30.71
  • 52 Week Range: $20.09 - $33.45
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.40
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.05
  • P/E Growth: 1.75
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.68
  • Book Value: $27.80 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.15
  • EBIDTA: $134.66 million
  • Net Margins: 2.77%
  • Return on Equity: 5.14%
  • Return on Assets: 3.56%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 3.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.79%
  • Average Volume: 289,620 shs.
  • Beta: 0.65
  • Short Ratio: 4.66

Frequently Asked Questions for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)

What is Benchmark Electronics' stock symbol?

Benchmark Electronics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BHE."

How were Benchmark Electronics' earnings last quarter?

Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:BHE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 19th. The company reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.08. The firm earned $566.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $540.50 million. Benchmark Electronics had a return on equity of 5.14% and a net margin of 2.77%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.30 earnings per share. View Benchmark Electronics' Earnings History.

When will Benchmark Electronics make its next earnings announcement?

Benchmark Electronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 19th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Benchmark Electronics.

What guidance has Benchmark Electronics issued on next quarter's earnings?

Benchmark Electronics updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 19th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.31-0.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.37. The company issued revenue guidance of $565-585 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $574.20 million.

Where is Benchmark Electronics' stock going? Where will Benchmark Electronics' stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Benchmark Electronics' shares. Their predictions range from $23.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Benchmark Electronics' share price to reach $27.67 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Benchmark Electronics.

Are investors shorting Benchmark Electronics?

Benchmark Electronics saw a drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 784,565 shares, a drop of 30.2% from the April 28th total of 1,124,815 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 302,592 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 1.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short.

Who are some of Benchmark Electronics' key competitors?

Who are Benchmark Electronics' key executives?

Benchmark Electronics' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul J. Tufano, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Donald F. Adam, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Jon J. King, Executive Vice President - Global Operations
  • Scott R. Peterson, Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • David W. Scheible, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Gayla J. Delly, Director
  • Douglas Gordon Duncan, Independent Director
  • Robert K. Gifford, Independent Director
  • Kenneth T. Lamneck, Independent Director

Who owns Benchmark Electronics stock?

Benchmark Electronics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.33%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.45%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.96%), LSV Asset Management (4.02%) and State Street Corp (2.71%). Company insiders that own Benchmark Electronics stock include Clay C Williams, Donald Francis Adam, Douglas G Duncan, Gayla J Delly, Jon J King and Scott R Peterson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Benchmark Electronics.

Who sold Benchmark Electronics stock? Who is selling Benchmark Electronics stock?

Benchmark Electronics' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Prudential Financial Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., Mackenzie Financial Corp and Nationwide Fund Advisors. Company insiders that have sold Benchmark Electronics stock in the last year include Clay C Williams, Donald Francis Adam, Douglas G Duncan, Gayla J Delly, Jon J King and Scott R Peterson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Benchmark Electronics.

Who bought Benchmark Electronics stock? Who is buying Benchmark Electronics stock?

Benchmark Electronics' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Cortina Asset Management LLC and Sensato Investors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Benchmark Electronics.

How do I buy Benchmark Electronics stock?

Shares of Benchmark Electronics 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 Benchmark Electronics' stock price today?

One share of Benchmark Electronics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE BHE)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  78 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  234
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $27.67 (13.54% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/9/2017Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$28.00 -> $34.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$23.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector Perform$24.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
10/21/2016Cross ResearchDowngradeHold -> SellN/AView Rating Details
10/23/2015Citigroup IncLower Price Target$24.00 -> $22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/23/2015Benchmark Co.Lower Price Target$27.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
7/23/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$24.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Earnings by Quarter for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/19/2017Q1 2017$0.26$0.34$540.50 million$566.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.41$0.45$598.39 million$608.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q316$0.35$0.36$584.17 million$574.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$0.32$0.31$582.89 million$579.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.32$0.26$579.33 million$549.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q415$0.41$0.45$624.63 million$626.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.40$0.41$653.40 million$630.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.38$0.42$652.38 million$664.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.32$0.34$633.75 million$620.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$0.44$0.43$727.05 million$710.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.41$0.43$687.05 million$731.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.37$0.43$680.64 million$717.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.31$0.35$646.65 million$639.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.36$0.43$701.07 million$757.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.31$0.31$609.76 million$600.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.27$0.31$573.39 million$607.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.20$0.22$546.98 million$542.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2013Q4 2012$0.29$0.33$597.92 million$634.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.30$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.28$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.20$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2012$0.10$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.31$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.31$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.29$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.35$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.57
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q2 20171$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q3 20171$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q4 20171$0.45$0.45$0.45
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.15%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/24/2017Jon J KingInsiderSell24,627$31.40$773,287.80View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Scott R PetersonVPSell7,104$32.03$227,541.12View SEC Filing  
2/16/2017Clay C WilliamsDirectorSell20,000$32.88$657,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Donald Francis AdamCFOSell20,000$32.15$643,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Douglas G DuncanDirectorSell40,000$28.77$1,150,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Donald Francis AdamCFOSell20,000$27.37$547,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Jon J KingInsiderSell22,500$27.17$611,325.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Gayla J DellyCEOSell25,497$24.22$617,537.34View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Donald Francis AdamCFOSell40,000$23.46$938,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016Jon J KingInsiderSell12,774$23.57$301,083.18View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Peter G DorflingerDirectorSell5,978$23.75$141,977.50View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Peter G DorflingerDirectorSell9,022$24.50$221,039.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Bernee Dl StromDirectorSell22,921$24.21$554,917.41View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Bernee Dl StromDirectorSell8,397$24.00$201,528.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Gayla J DellyCEOSell9,526$23.70$225,766.20View SEC Filing  
11/28/2014Bernee Dl StromDirectorSell2,079$24.00$49,896.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Gayla J DellyCEOSell25,070$24.18$606,192.60View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Donald Francis AdamCFOSell15,000$24.04$360,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Jon J KingEVPSell30,000$24.04$721,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Peter DorflingerDirectorSell10,500$24.26$254,730.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Douglas G DuncanDirectorSell10,950$19.67$215,386.50View SEC Filing  
9/17/2012Gayla J DellyCEOSell26,701$16.83$449,377.83View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
Latest Headlines for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE)
DateHeadline logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BHE-US : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 11:46 AM logoBenchmark Electronics Announces Changes Among Officers - May 16 at 9:00 PM logoIntel and Samsung Gang Up on Qualcomm, Backing FTC Monopoly Suit - May 12 at 9:28 PM logoVery Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Benchmark Electronics (BHE) Stock Price - May 2 at 4:16 PM logoVery Positive News Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact Benchmark Electronics (BHE) Stock Price - April 29 at 8:11 AM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 28 at 10:52 PM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Insider Sells $773,287.80 in Stock - April 25 at 8:42 PM logoBenchmark Electronics (BHE) Earning Very Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 25 at 10:06 AM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:BHE) : April 24, 2017 - April 24 at 3:52 PM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BHE-US : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 3:57 PM logoBenchmark Electronics (BHE) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 21 at 12:06 PM logoEdited Transcript of BHE earnings conference call or presentation 19-Apr-17 9:00pm GMT - April 20 at 3:59 PM logoHouston-area electronics manufacturer to move corporate headquarters to Arizona - April 20 at 3:59 PM logoBenchmark Electronics Inc Q1 Profit Rises 13% - April 20 at 2:15 AM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Issues Earnings Results - April 19 at 9:26 PM logoBenchmark Electronics Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - April 19 at 9:13 PM logoBenchmark posts 1Q profit - April 19 at 9:13 PM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Releases Q2 Earnings Guidance - April 19 at 5:23 PM logoBenchmark Electronics And Governor Doug Ducey Announce Corporate Headquarters Relocation To Arizona - April 19 at 12:08 PM logoBenchmark Electronics (BHE) Earns Daily News Impact Score of 0.18 - April 18 at 1:04 PM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday - April 17 at 7:30 AM logoFavorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Effect Benchmark Electronics (BHE) Stock Price - April 15 at 10:07 AM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BHE-US : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 8:30 AM logoBenchmark Electronics to Report First Quarter 2017 Results - April 7 at 8:30 AM logoBenchmark Electronics, Inc. (BHE) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 6 at 10:42 AM logoBENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC Financials - March 4 at 4:25 PM logoBENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 28 at 4:12 PM logoVenture Corporation: Venturing Into A New Stage Of Growth - February 15 at 1:27 AM logoBenchmark Electronics (BHE) Shows Strength: Stock Up 6.3% - February 10 at 3:21 PM logoEdited Transcript of BHE earnings conference call or presentation 8-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT - February 9 at 8:17 PM logoBenchmark Electronics Inc Q4 Profit Retreats 8% - February 9 at 1:36 AM logoBenchmark Electronics Reports Fourth Quarter And FY 2016 Results - February 8 at 3:33 PM logo7:06 am Benchmark Electronics beats by $0.04, beats on revs; guides Q1 EPS below consensus, revs below consensus - February 8 at 3:33 PM logoQ4 2016 Benchmark Electronics Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 8 at 3:33 PM logoBenchmark Electronics to Report Fourth Quarter and FY 2016 Results - January 19 at 8:18 PM logoBENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Ex - December 21 at 3:30 PM logoBENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 8 at 9:26 PM logoBenchmark Electronics Inc Q3 Income Falls 18% - October 20 at 8:41 PM logoQ3 2016 Benchmark Electronics Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - October 20 at 9:42 AM logoBenchmark Electronics to Report Third Quarter 2016 Results - October 12 at 9:12 PM logoBenchmark Electronics Names Paul Tufano President & CEO; Affirms Q3 Guidance - September 16 at 12:20 PM logo6:51 am Benchmark Electronics appoints Paul J. Tufano as President and CEO to replace Gayla J. Delly, who resigned to pursue other interests; co also reaffirms Q3 guidance - September 16 at 12:20 PM logoBENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exh - September 16 at 12:20 PM logoItron (ITRI) Tops Q2 Earnings and Revenues, Guides 2016 - September 5 at 8:38 AM logo4 Best Small-Cap Stocks for Value Investors - August 19 at 4:30 PM logoMoving Average Crossover Alert: Benchmark Electronics (BHE) - August 1 at 3:47 PM logoBENCHMARK ELECTRONICS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition - July 21 at 4:58 PM logoBenchmark Electronics Inc Q2 Earnings Fall 32% - July 21 at 12:19 PM



Benchmark Electronics (BHE) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017

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