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NYSE:KEM - KEMET Stock Price, Forecast & News

$26.21
-0.04 (-0.15 %)
(As of 01/29/2020 08:01 AM ET)
Today's Range
$26.20
Now: $26.21
$26.34
50-Day Range
$26.21
MA: $26.65
$27.05
52-Week Range
$15.87
Now: $26.21
$27.61
Volume744,349 shs
Average Volume944,836 shs
Market Capitalization$1.53 billion
P/E Ratio9.74
Dividend Yield0.57%
Beta2.65
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$4.33 per share
Book Value$11.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$206.59 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,350
Market Cap$1.53 billion
Next Earnings Date1/30/2020 (Estimated)
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 announced 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 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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, November, 12th. The electronics maker reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.66. The electronics maker earned $327.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $324.90 million. KEMET had a return on equity of 32.53% and a net margin of 11.56%. KEMET's revenue for the quarter was down 6.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.87 earnings per share. View KEMET's Earnings History.

When is KEMET's next earnings date?

KEMET is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 30th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for KEMET.

What guidance has KEMET issued on next quarter's earnings?

KEMET updated its third quarter 2020 IntraDay earnings guidance on Monday, November, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $$285-300 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$333.9 million.

What price target have analysts set for KEM?

2 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for KEMET's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $27.20. On average, they expect KEMET's share price to reach $26.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.5% 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 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for KEMET.

Has KEMET been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about KEM stock has been trending negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. 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 daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the electronics maker a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for KEMET.

Are investors shorting KEMET?

KEMET saw a decline in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,150,000 shares, a decline of 32.8% from the December 31st total of 9,150,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,860,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Approximately 11.0% 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?

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), Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS), Bank of America (BAC), Paypal (PYPL), Intel (INTC) and QUALCOMM (QCOM).

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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include California Public Employees Retirement System (0.39%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.27%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.17%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Arizona State Retirement System (0.07%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.07%). Company insiders that own KEMET stock include Charles C Meeks Jr, Claudio Lollini, Gregory C Thompson, Gurminder S Bedi, 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 Arizona State Retirement System, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold KEMET company stock in the last year include Charles C Meeks Jr, Robert G Paul, Ronald James Assaf and Shignori Oyama. View Insider Buying and Selling for KEMET.

Which major investors are buying KEMET stock?

KEM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Havens Advisors LLC, Calamos Advisors LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Everence Capital Management Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, SG Americas Securities LLC and 6 Meridian. 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 $26.21.

How big of a company is KEMET?

KEMET has a market capitalization of $1.53 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:  331 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  310 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  641
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 1/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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