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KEMET Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:KEM)

$23.02
-0.49 (-2.08 %)
(As of 11/12/2019 01:54 AM ET)
Today's Range
$22.50
Now: $23.02
$23.40
50-Day Range
$17.97
MA: $21.14
$24.04
52-Week Range
$15.55
Now: $23.02
$24.07
Volume1.58 million shs
Average Volume1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.34 billion
P/E Ratio6.83
Dividend Yield0.85%
Beta2.57
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP48836020
Phone954-766-2800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.38 billion
Cash Flow$4.35 per share
Book Value$11.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$206.59 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,350
Market Cap$1.34 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, August 26th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 14th. View KEMET's Dividend History.

How were KEMET's earnings last quarter?

KEMET Co. (NYSE:KEM) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The electronics maker reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.27. The electronics maker had revenue of $349.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $335.56 million. KEMET had a net margin of 15.12% and a return on equity of 36.26%. The firm's revenue was up 15.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.45 EPS. View KEMET's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for KEM?

2 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for KEMET's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect KEMET's share price to reach $27.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.5% 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 articles about KEM stock have trended very negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KEMET earned a coverage optimism score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the electronics maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for KEMET.

Are investors shorting KEMET?

KEMET saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 12,370,000 shares, an increase of 16.0% from the August 30th total of 10,660,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,200,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.3 days. Approximately 23.4% of the company's shares are sold short. View KEMET's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of KEMET's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of KEMET own?

Who are KEMET's key executives?

KEMET's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William M. Lowe Jr., CEO & Director (Age 66)
  • Mr. Ronald James Assaf, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Charles C. Meeks Jr., Exec. VP of Solid Capacitors (Age 58)
  • Mr. Shigenori Oyama, Exec. VP of Magnetics, Sensors & Actuators (Age 62)
  • Mr. Gregory C. Thompson, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 63)

Who are KEMET's major shareholders?

KEMET's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Skyline Asset Management LP (0.57%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.43%), Investment Management of Virginia LLC (0.42%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.38%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.32%) and Calamos Advisors LLC (0.22%). Company insiders that own KEMET stock include Charles C Meeks Jr, Claudio Lollini, Gregory C Thompson, Gurminder S Bedi, Joseph Vincent Borruso, Per Olof Loof, Robert G Paul, Ronald James Assaf, Shignori Oyama and William M Lowe Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KEMET.

Which major investors are selling KEMET stock?

KEM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, First Trust Advisors LP, GW&K Investment Management LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, SignalPoint Asset Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and Alps Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold KEMET company stock in the last year include Charles C Meeks Jr, Robert G Paul, Ronald James Assaf, Shignori Oyama and William M Lowe Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for KEMET.

Which major investors are buying KEMET stock?

KEM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skyline Asset Management LP, Investment Management of Virginia LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Adirondack Research & Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KEMET's stock price today?

One share of KEM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.02.

How big of a company is KEMET?

KEMET has a market capitalization of $1.34 billion and generates $1.38 billion in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $206.59 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.37 on an earnings per share basis. KEMET employs 14,350 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About KEMET.

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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  324 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  292 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  616
MarketBeat'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 11/12/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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