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NYSE:KEMKEMET Stock Price, Forecast & News

$25.06
-0.14 (-0.56 %)
(As of 04/10/2020 04:08 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$24.89
Now: $25.06
$25.33
50-Day Range
$21.14
MA: $24.34
$26.17
52-Week Range
$15.87
Now: $25.06
$27.61
Volume1.09 million shs
Average Volume1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.46 billion
P/E Ratio10.99
Dividend Yield0.40%
Beta2.09
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.82 out of 5 stars


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$4.40 per share
Book Value$11.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$206.59 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,350
Market Cap$1.46 billion
Next Earnings Date5/21/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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KEMET (NYSE:KEM) Frequently Asked Questions

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

KEMET's stock was trading at $23.67 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, KEM stock has increased by 5.9% and is now trading at $25.06. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of KEMET?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KEMET in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for KEMET.

When is KEMET's next earnings date?

KEMET is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 21st 2020. View our earnings forecast for KEMET.

How were KEMET's earnings last quarter?

KEMET Co. (NYSE:KEM) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 6th. The electronics maker reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.10. The electronics maker had revenue of $294.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $292.43 million. KEMET had a return on equity of 25.26% and a net margin of 10.21%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 15.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.06 earnings per share. View KEMET's earnings history.

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 given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, August 26th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 14th. View KEMET's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for KEM?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for KEMET's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $27.20. On average, they anticipate KEMET's stock price to reach $26.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for KEMET.

Has KEMET been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about KEM stock have been trending very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KEMET earned a media sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the electronics maker a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutKEMET.

Are investors shorting KEMET?

KEMET saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 5,239,300 shares, a decrease of 18.1% from the February 27th total of 6,400,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,080,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.9 days. Currently, 9.6% of the shares of the company 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?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other KEMET investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Applied Materials (AMAT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Bank of America (BAC), Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Paypal (PYPL).

Who are KEMET's key executives?

KEMET's management team includes the following 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)

What is KEMET's stock symbol?

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

Who are KEMET's major shareholders?

KEMET's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.09%). Company insiders that own KEMET stock include Charles C Meeks Jr, Claudio Lollini, Gregory C Thompson, 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 buying KEMET stock?

KEM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $25.06.

How big of a company is KEMET?

KEMET has a market capitalization of $1.46 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]

This page was last updated on 4/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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