NYSE:BHE - Benchmark Electronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.23 -0.32 (-1.08 %) (As of 04/23/2019 07:49 AM ET)Previous Close$29.55Today's Range$29.12 - $29.5552-Week Range$20.01 - $30.95Volume230,130 shsAverage Volume399,221 shsMarket Capitalization$1.18 billionP/E Ratio20.16Dividend Yield2.03%Beta0.67 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Benchmark Electronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides product design, engineering services, technology solutions, and advanced manufacturing services in the Americas, Asia, and Europe. The company offers engineering services and technology solutions, including new product design, prototype, testing, and related engineering services; and custom testing, and automation equipment design and build services. It also provides electronics manufacturing and testing services, such as printed circuit board assembly and test solutions, assembly of subsystems, circuitry and functionality testing of printed assemblies, environmental and stress testing, and component reliability testing; component engineering services; manufacturing defect analysis, in-circuit testing, functional testing, flexible test solutions, environmental stress tests of assemblies of boards or systems; and failure analysis. In addition, the company offers precision machining and electromechanical assembly services; and subsystem and system integration services, including assembly, configuration, and testing services for various industries. Further, it provides value-added support systems; supply chain management solutions; direct order fulfillment; and aftermarket non-warranty services, including repair, replacement, refurbishment, remanufacturing, exchange, systems upgrade, and spare parts manufacturing throughout a product's life cycle. The company serves original equipment manufacturers in the aerospace and defense, medical technologies, complex industrials, test and instrumentation, telecommunications, and high-end computing industries. Benchmark Electronics, Inc. sells its products primarily through direct sales force. The company was formerly known as Electronics, Inc. Benchmark Electronics, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona. Receive BHE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BHE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Printed circuit boards Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:BHE Previous Symbol CUSIP08160H10 CIK863436 Webwww.bench.com Phone623-300-7000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13 Current Ratio2.61 Quick Ratio2.04Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.16 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.57 billion Price / Sales0.46 Cash Flow$2.7015 per share Price / Cash Flow10.82 Book Value$25.90 per share Price / Book1.13Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.45 Net Income$22.82 million Net Margins0.89% Return on Equity5.60% Return on Assets3.41%Miscellaneous Employees10,500 Outstanding Shares40,294,000Market Cap$1.18 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable Benchmark Electronics (NYSE:BHE) Frequently Asked Questions What is Benchmark Electronics' stock symbol? Benchmark Electronics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BHE." How often does Benchmark Electronics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Benchmark Electronics? Benchmark Electronics declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 15th. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, April 11th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. View Benchmark Electronics' Dividend History. How will Benchmark Electronics' stock buyback program work? Benchmark Electronics declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback program on Tuesday, October 30th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 9.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Benchmark Electronics' earnings last quarter? Benchmark Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:BHE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The technology company reported $0.41 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.05. The technology company earned $657 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $632.27 million. Benchmark Electronics had a net margin of 0.89% and a return on equity of 5.60%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.49 earnings per share. View Benchmark Electronics' Earnings History. When is Benchmark Electronics' next earnings date? Benchmark Electronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Benchmark Electronics. How can I listen to Benchmark Electronics' earnings call? Benchmark Electronics will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 24th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has Benchmark Electronics issued on next quarter's earnings? Benchmark Electronics updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.29-0.37 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $570-610 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $619.47 million.Benchmark Electronics also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to $0.29-0.37 EPS. What price target have analysts set for BHE? 2 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Benchmark Electronics' shares. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Benchmark Electronics' share price to reach $29.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Benchmark Electronics. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Benchmark Electronics? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Benchmark Electronics 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 Benchmark Electronics. Has Benchmark Electronics been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about BHE stock have been trending somewhat negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Benchmark Electronics earned a media sentiment score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Benchmark Electronics? Benchmark Electronics saw a decrease in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,024,797 shares, a decrease of 36.8% from the February 28th total of 1,622,636 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 595,892 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Currently, 2.6% of the company's stock are short sold. View Benchmark Electronics' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Benchmark Electronics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Benchmark Electronics include Sanmina (SANM), Plexus (PLXS), TTM Technologies (TTMI), Celestica (CLS), CTS (CTS), Kimball Electronics (KE), Park Electrochemical (PKE), Sparton (SPA), SMTC (SMTX), IEC Electronics (IEC), NANO DIMENSION/S (NNDM), SigmaTron International (SGMA) and Eltek (ELTK). What other stocks do shareholders of Benchmark Electronics own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Benchmark Electronics investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), Ford Motor (F) and Government Properties Income Trust (GOV). Who are Benchmark Electronics' key executives? Benchmark Electronics' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael D. Buseman, Exec. VP of Global Operations (Age 58)Mr. Paul J. Tufano, Advisor (Age 65)Mr. Jon J. King, Advisor (Age 62)Mr. Jeffrey W. Benck, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)Mr. Roop K. Lakkaraju, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48) Who are Benchmark Electronics' major shareholders? Benchmark Electronics' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Tributary Capital Management LLC (1.47%), Skyline Asset Management LP (1.02%), Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.07%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%). Company insiders that own Benchmark Electronics stock include Donald Francis Adam, Douglas G Duncan, Jon J King and Scott R Peterson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Benchmark Electronics. Which institutional investors are selling Benchmark Electronics stock? BHE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skyline Asset Management LP, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View Insider Buying and Selling for Benchmark Electronics. Which institutional investors are buying Benchmark Electronics stock? BHE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tributary Capital Management LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Benchmark Electronics. How do I buy shares of Benchmark Electronics? Shares of BHE 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 Benchmark Electronics' stock price today? One share of BHE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.23. How big of a company is Benchmark Electronics? Benchmark Electronics has a market capitalization of $1.18 billion and generates $2.57 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $22.82 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.45 on an earnings per share basis. Benchmark Electronics employs 10,500 workers across the globe. What is Benchmark Electronics' official website? The official website for Benchmark Electronics is http://www.bench.com. How can I contact Benchmark Electronics? Benchmark Electronics' mailing address is 56 SOUTH ROCKFORD DRIVE, TEMPE AZ, 85281. The technology company can be reached via phone at 623-300-7000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Benchmark Electronics (NYSE BHE)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 214 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 317 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 531MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Benchmark Electronics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BHE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BHE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 4/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What Are Treasury Bonds?