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NYSE:KN - Knowles Stock Price, Forecast & News

$21.67
-0.28 (-1.28 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$21.60
Now: $21.67
$21.96
50-Day Range
$20.88
MA: $21.79
$22.70
52-Week Range
$12.20
Now: $21.67
$22.79
Volume415,287 shs
Average Volume865,740 shs
Market Capitalization$1.98 billion
P/E Ratio27.09
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.22
Knowles Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions for the mobile consumer electronics, communications, medical, defense, aerospace, and industrial markets worldwide. It operates in two segments, Audio and Precision Devices (PD). The Audio segment designs and manufactures audio products, including microphones and balanced armature speakers, audio processors, and software and algorithms used in applications that serve the mobile, ear, and Internet of Things markets. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Household audio & video equipment
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
Phone630-250-5100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$826.90 million
Cash Flow$1.47 per share
Book Value$13.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$67.70 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Market Cap$1.98 billion
Next Earnings Date2/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Knowles (NYSE:KN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Knowles' stock symbol?

Knowles trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KN."

How were Knowles' earnings last quarter?

Knowles Corp (NYSE:KN) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 24th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.38. The communications equipment provider earned $235.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $235.92 million. Knowles had a net margin of 12.81% and a return on equity of 6.59%. The firm's revenue was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.34 earnings per share. View Knowles' Earnings History.

When is Knowles' next earnings date?

Knowles is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Knowles.

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

Knowles issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 24th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.37-0.43 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.40. The company issued revenue guidance of $225-250 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $237.46 million.

What price target have analysts set for KN?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Knowles' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect Knowles' share price to reach $20.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Knowles.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Knowles?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knowles in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Knowles.

Has Knowles been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about KN stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Knowles earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the communications equipment provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Knowles.

Who are some of Knowles' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Knowles own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Knowles investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AT&T (T), Baidu (BIDU), Netflix (NFLX) and Himax Technologies (HIMX).

Who are Knowles' key executives?

Knowles' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey S. Niew, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. John S. Anderson, Sr. VP, CFO & Interim Principal Accounting Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Giesecke, Sr. VP & COO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Christian U. Scherp, Pres of Performance Audio (Age 53)
  • Mr. Michael Polacek, Pres of Intelligent Audio (Age 55)

Who are Knowles' major shareholders?

Knowles' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (2.71%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.98%), Millennium Management LLC (0.81%), Stifel Financial Corp (0.70%), Skyline Asset Management LP (0.62%) and Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.49%). Company insiders that own Knowles stock include Cheryl L Shavers, Christian Scherp, Daniel J Giesecke, Didier Hirsch, Jeffrey Niew, John S Anderson, Keith Barnes, Michael S Polacek, Raymond D Cabrera, Thomas G Jackson and Ye Jane Li. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Knowles.

Which institutional investors are selling Knowles stock?

KN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Millennium Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Man Group plc, State Street Corp, Lapides Asset Management LLC and Skyline Asset Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Knowles company stock in the last year include Cheryl L Shavers, Christian Scherp, Daniel J Giesecke, Jeffrey Niew, John S Anderson, Raymond D Cabrera and Ye Jane Li. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knowles.

Which institutional investors are buying Knowles stock?

KN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Stifel Financial Corp, Calamos Advisors LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Essex Investment Management Co. LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought Knowles stock in the last two years include Didier Hirsch, Jeffrey Niew and Michael S Polacek. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knowles.

How do I buy shares of Knowles?

Shares of KN 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 Knowles' stock price today?

One share of KN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.67.

How big of a company is Knowles?

Knowles has a market capitalization of $1.98 billion and generates $826.90 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $67.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.80 on an earnings per share basis. Knowles employs 8,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Knowles.

What is Knowles' official website?

The official website for Knowles is http://www.knowles.com/.

How can I contact Knowles?

Knowles' mailing address is 1511 MAPLEWOOD DRIVE, ITASCA IL, 60143. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at 630-250-5100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Knowles (NYSE KN)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  332 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  368 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  700
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Knowles and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe KN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe KN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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