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NYSE:KN

Knowles - KN Stock Forecast, Price & News

$16.47
-0.11 (-0.66%)
(As of 12/9/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$16.40
$16.68
50-Day Range
$11.90
$16.58
52-Week Range
$11.57
$23.81
Volume
685,072 shs
Average Volume
939,899 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.50 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$20.10

Knowles MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.25 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
22.0% Upside
$20.10 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.20% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.39mentions of Knowles in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$27,940 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
14.29%
From $0.98 to $1.12 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.84 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

491st out of 621 stocks

Household Audio & Video Equipment Industry

6th out of 7 stocks

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About Knowles (NYSE:KN) Stock

Knowles Corporation offers micro-acoustic microphones and balanced armature speakers, audio solutions, high performance capacitors, and radio frequency products for the consumer electronics, medtech, defense, electric vehicle, industrial, and communications markets. It operates in two segments, Audio and Precision Devices (PD). The Audio segment designs and manufactures audio products, including microphones, balanced armature speakers, and audio processors used in applications that serve the mobile, hearing health, True Wireless Stereo, Internet of Things, and computing markets. The PD segment is involved in the design and delivery of high-performance capacitor products and RF solutions that are used in applications, such as power supplies and medical implants, satellite communications, and radar systems, as well as for communications equipment. The company sells its products directly to original equipment manufacturers and to their contract manufacturers and suppliers, as well as through distributors. It has operations in Asia, the United States, Europe, other Americas, and internationally. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois.

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KN Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/27/2021
Today
12/09/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/08/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Household audio & video equipment
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
7,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$20.10
High Stock Price Forecast
$25.50
Low Stock Price Forecast
$17.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+22.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.25
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$150.40 million
Pretax Margin
-21.37%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$868.10 million
Cash Flow
$2.07 per share
Book Value
$15.81 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
88,081,000
Market Cap
$1.50 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.49

Key Executives

  • Mr. Jeffrey S. NiewMr. Jeffrey S. Niew (Age 55)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.67M
  • Mr. John S. AndersonMr. John S. Anderson (Age 59)
    Sr. VP, CFO & Interim Principal Accounting Officer
    Comp: $823.09k
  • Mr. Daniel J. GieseckeMr. Daniel J. Giesecke (Age 54)
    Sr. VP & COO
    Comp: $811.53k
  • Mr. Raymond D. Cabrera (Age 55)
    Sr. VP of HR & Chief Admin. Officer
    Comp: $613.11k
  • Mr. Robert J. Perna (Age 58)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $786.89k
  • Mr. Christian U. Scherp (Age 56)
    Sr. VP of Global Sales
  • Mr. Brian Crannell
    Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Chris Dugan
    Pres of Precision Devices
  • Mr. Air A. Bastarrica Jr.Mr. Air A. Bastarrica Jr. (Age 42)
    VP & Controller
  • Mr. Jon Kiachian
    VP of Hearing Health Technologies













KN Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Knowles stock right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knowles in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" KN shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in KN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Knowles' stock price forecast for 2023?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Knowles' shares. Their KN share price forecasts range from $17.00 to $25.50. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $20.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have KN shares performed in 2022?

Knowles' stock was trading at $23.35 at the beginning of the year. Since then, KN stock has decreased by 29.5% and is now trading at $16.47.
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Are investors shorting Knowles?

Knowles saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,960,000 shares, an increase of 18.8% from the October 31st total of 1,650,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 963,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 2.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Knowles' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 8th 2023.
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How were Knowles' earnings last quarter?

Knowles Co. (NYSE:KN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 27th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.40 by $0.05. The communications equipment provider earned $233 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $232.05 million. Knowles had a negative net margin of 16.15% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.98%. Knowles's quarterly revenue was up 13.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.20 EPS.

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

Knowles issued an update on its fourth quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.31-$0.35 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $0.37. The company issued revenue guidance of $200.00 million-$220.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $210.44 million.

What is Jeff Niew's approval rating as Knowles' CEO?

68 employees have rated Knowles Chief Executive Officer Jeff Niew on Glassdoor.com. Jeff Niew has an approval rating of 93% among the company's employees. This puts Jeff Niew in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Himax Technologies (HIMX), Netflix (NFLX) and Baidu (BIDU).

What is Knowles' stock symbol?

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

Who are Knowles' major shareholders?

Knowles' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (18.17%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.80%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.52%), State Street Corp (3.57%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (3.10%) and UBS Group AG (2.10%). Insiders that own company stock include Air A Jr Bastarrica, Cheryl L Shavers, Daniel J Crowley, Daniel J Giesecke, Didier Hirsch, Donald Macleod, Jeffrey Niew, John S Anderson, Keith Barnes, Raymond D Cabrera, Ronald Steven Jankov and Ye Jane Li.
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How do I buy shares of Knowles?

Shares of KN stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Knowles' stock price today?

One share of KN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.47.

How much money does Knowles make?

Knowles (NYSE:KN) has a market capitalization of $1.50 billion and generates $868.10 million in revenue each year. The communications equipment provider earns $150.40 million in net income (profit) each year or ($1.44) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Knowles have?

The company employs 7,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Knowles?

Knowles' mailing address is 1511 MAPLEWOOD DRIVE, ITASCA IL, 60143. The official website for the company is www.knowles.com. The communications equipment provider can be reached via phone at (630) 250-5100, via email at mike.knapp@knowles.com, or via fax at 630-250-0575.

This page (NYSE:KN) was last updated on 12/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff