NYSE:KEM - KEMET Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $18.79 +0.01 (+0.05 %) (As of 12/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$18.78Today's Range$18.75 - $19.5652-Week Range$14.62 - $29.85Volume1.46 million shsAverage Volume1.37 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.08 billionP/E Ratio11.60Dividend Yield1.06%Beta3.03 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email KEMET Corporation manufactures and sells passive electronic components under the KEMET brand worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Solid Capacitors, Film and Electrolytic; and Electro-Magnetic, Sensors, and Actuators. It offers tantalum, aluminum polymer, and ceramic capacitors; film, paper, and wet aluminum electrolytic capacitors; electromagnetic interference filters; and electro-magnetic compatible materials and devices, piezo materials and actuators, and various types of sensors. The company serves original equipment manufacturers, electronics manufacturing services providers, and distributors in various industries, including automotive, communications, computer-related, industrial, consumer, military/aerospace, and alternative energy. It sells its products through direct sales force and independent sales representatives. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Receive KEM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for KEM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electronic components & accessories Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:KEM Previous Symbol CUSIP48836020 Webwww.kemet.com Phone954-766-2800 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58 Current Ratio2.60 Quick Ratio1.77 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.60 Forward P/E Ratio5.95 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.20 billion Price / Sales0.90 Cash Flow$2.5530 per share Price / Cash Flow7.36 Book Value$8.18 per share Price / Book2.30 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.62 Net Income$254.52 million Net Margins7.18% Return on Equity27.21% Return on Assets10.72% Miscellaneous Employees8,150 Outstanding Shares57,440,000Market Cap$1.08 billion OptionableOptionable KEMET (NYSE:KEM) Frequently Asked Questions What is KEMET's stock symbol? KEMET trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KEM." How often does KEMET pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KEMET? KEMET announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, November 26th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 15th. View KEMET's Dividend History. How were KEMET's earnings last quarter? KEMET Co. (NYSE:KEM) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The electronics maker reported $0.87 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.27. The electronics maker earned $349.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $335.56 million. KEMET had a return on equity of 27.21% and a net margin of 7.18%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 15.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.45 EPS. View KEMET's Earnings History. When is KEMET's next earnings date? KEMET is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KEMET. What price target have analysts set for KEM? 2 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for KEMET's shares. Their predictions range from $24.75 to $24.75. On average, they expect KEMET's stock price to reach $24.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KEMET. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KEMET? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KEMET in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for KEMET. Has KEMET been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about KEM stock have trended extremely positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news 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. KEMET earned a news sentiment score of 5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the electronics maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of KEMET's key competitors? Some companies that are related to KEMET include Vishay Intertechnology (VSH), AVX (AVX), Mercury Systems (MRCY), Control4 (CTRL), Vishay Precision Group (VPG), IntriCon (IIN), Video Display (VIDE), MICT (MICT), ACS Motion Control (ACSEF), Electronic Systems Technology (ELST) and Viewtran Group (VIEWF). Who are KEMET's key executives? KEMET's management team includes the folowing people: Hon. Per-Olof Loof, CEO & Director (Age 67)Mr. William M. Lowe Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 65)Mr. Ronald James Assaf, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 58)Mr. Charles C. Meeks Jr., Exec. VP of Solid Capacitors (Age 57)Mr. Shigenori Oyama, Exec. VP of Magnetics, Sensors & Actuators (Age 61) Who are KEMET's major shareholders? KEMET's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.23%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.38%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.78%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.25%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.25%). Company insiders that own KEMET stock include Charles C Meeks Jr, Claudio Lollini, Frank G Brandenberg, Gurminder S Bedi, Joseph Vincent Borruso, Per Olof Loof, Ronald James Assaf, Stefano Vetralla, Susan Berish Barkal, Wilfried Backes and William M Lowe Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KEMET. Which institutional investors are selling KEMET stock? KEM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., Royce & Associates LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Vident Investment Advisory LLC and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold KEMET company stock in the last year include Charles C Meeks Jr, Claudio Lollini, Gurminder S Bedi, Joseph Vincent Borruso, Per Olof Loof, Ronald James Assaf and William M Lowe Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for KEMET. Which institutional investors are buying KEMET stock? KEM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, BlackRock Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Marshall Wace LLP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P. and Systematic Financial Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for KEMET. How do I buy shares of KEMET? Shares of KEM 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 KEMET's stock price today? One share of KEM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.79. How big of a company is KEMET? KEMET has a market capitalization of $1.08 billion and generates $1.20 billion in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $254.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.62 on an earnings per share basis. KEMET employs 8,150 workers across the globe. What is KEMET's official website? The official website for KEMET is http://www.kemet.com. How can I contact KEMET? KEMET's mailing address is KEMET TOWER ONE EAST BROWARD BLVD., FORT LAUDERDALE FL, 33301. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 954-766-2800 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for KEMET (NYSE KEM)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 269 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 220 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 489MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about KEMET and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KEM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KEM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do investors use RSI to grade stocks?