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NYSE:KEM - KEMET Stock Price, Forecast & News

$26.21
-0.04 (-0.15 %)
(As of 01/29/2020 02:57 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 Volume968,819 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 1st. Shareholders 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 annualized dividend and a 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) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 12th. The electronics maker reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.66. The electronics maker had revenue of $327.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $324.90 million. KEMET had a net margin of 11.56% and a return on equity of 32.53%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.87 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, 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 earnings per share 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 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for KEMET's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $27.20. On average, they expect KEMET's stock price to reach $26.60 in the next year. 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?

Headlines about KEM stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. KEMET earned a media sentiment score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the electronics maker a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for KEMET.

Are investors shorting KEMET?

KEMET saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 6,150,000 shares, a drop 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 short-interest ratio is currently 3.3 days. Approximately 11.0% of the company's shares are short sold. 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 institutional and retail 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 institutional 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 institutional 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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