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

$22.68
+0.04 (+0.18 %)
(As of 10/17/2019 07:13 AM ET)
Today's Range
$22.14
Now: $22.68
$22.82
50-Day Range
$16.37
MA: $18.85
$22.53
52-Week Range
$15.55
Now: $22.68
$23.13
Volume1.23 million shs
Average Volume1.12 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.32 billion
P/E Ratio6.73
Dividend Yield0.94%
Beta2.56
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$4.63 per share
Book Value$11.06 per share

Profitability

Net Income$206.59 million

Miscellaneous

Employees14,350
Market Cap$1.32 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (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. Investors 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 yield of 0.88%. 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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 1st. The electronics maker reported $0.78 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.11. The electronics maker earned $345.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $343.72 million. KEMET had a net margin of 15.12% and a return on equity of 36.26%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 5.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.55 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 Tuesday, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for KEMET.

What price target have analysts set for KEM?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for KEMET's stock. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect KEMET's share price to reach $27.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.3% 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 very negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. 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 impact score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press 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 stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for KEMET.

Are investors shorting KEMET?

KEMET saw a increase in short interest in 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 trading volume of 1,200,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 10.3 days. Currently, 23.4% of the shares of the stock 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?

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 Skyline Asset Management LP (0.57%), Delphi Management Inc. MA (0.13%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.03%) and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.02%). 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 institutional investors are selling KEMET stock?

KEM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Hawaiian Bank. 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 institutional investors are buying KEMET stock?

KEM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skyline Asset Management LP, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC and Delphi Management Inc. MA. 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 $22.68.

How big of a company is KEMET?

KEMET has a market capitalization of $1.32 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:  319 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  284 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  603
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 10/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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