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NYSE:KN

Knowles - KN Stock Forecast, Price & News

$16.83
+0.16 (+0.96%)
(As of 08/15/2022 04:28 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$16.59
$16.90
50-Day Range
$15.84
$19.77
52-Week Range
$15.40
$23.81
Volume
527,239 shs
Average Volume
911,455 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.54 billion
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$20.63

Knowles MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.25 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
22.5% Upside
$20.63 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
4.05% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.25mentions of Knowles in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.52 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
26.80%
From $0.97 to $1.23 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

1.89 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

514th out of 664 stocks

Household Audio & Video Equipment Industry

7th out of 8 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.

Knowles Stock Up 1.5 %

KN opened at $16.67 on Monday. Knowles has a 1 year low of $15.40 and a 1 year high of $23.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06, a quick ratio of 1.27 and a current ratio of 2.54. The stock's 50 day simple moving average is $17.87 and its 200 day simple moving average is $19.48.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

KN has been the topic of several research analyst reports. StockNews.com lowered Knowles from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Susquehanna Bancshares restated a "hold" rating and set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Knowles in a report on Friday, April 29th. TheStreet downgraded Knowles from a "b" rating to a "c+" rating in a report on Wednesday, May 11th. Susquehanna reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $20.00 price target on shares of Knowles in a report on Friday, April 29th. Finally, Roth Capital cut Knowles from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and cut their price objective for the stock from $20.00 to $17.00 in a research report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat, the stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $20.63.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other news, CEO Jeffrey Niew sold 77,537 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.91, for a total value of $1,466,224.67. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 528,590 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,995,636.90. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. In other Knowles news, CEO Jeffrey Niew sold 77,537 shares of Knowles stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.91, for a total transaction of $1,466,224.67. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 528,590 shares in the company, valued at $9,995,636.90. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Cheryl L. Shavers sold 3,100 shares of Knowles stock in a transaction on Monday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.85, for a total value of $58,435.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 52,604 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $991,585.40. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 3.15% of the company's stock.

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KN Stock News Headlines

Knowles (NYSE:KN) Downgraded by StockNews.com
Analysts Set Knowles Co. (NYSE:KN) Price Target at $20.63
Knowles (NYSE:KN) Downgraded to Neutral at Roth Capital
Roth Capital Lowers Knowles (NYSE:KN) to Neutral
Why Shares of Knowles Fell More Than 17% Today
Knowles Becomes Oversold (KN) - Nasdaq
Knowles: Q2 Earnings Snapshot - Greenwich Time
Knowles (KN) Tops Q2 Earnings Estimates
Knowles Q2 2022 Earnings Preview - Seeking Alpha
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KN Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/27/2021
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/26/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

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
$20.63
High Stock Price Forecast
$25.50
Low Stock Price Forecast
$17.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+22.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.25
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$150.40 million
Pretax Margin
-14.65%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$868.10 million
Cash Flow
$2.10 per share
Book Value
$15.81 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
88,865,000
Market Cap
$1.54 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.37














KN Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Knowles stock right now?

4 Wall Street research 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 research 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 2022?

4 analysts have issued 12 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 share price to reach $20.63 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.5% 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 2022. Since then, KN stock has decreased by 27.9% and is now trading at $16.83.
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When is Knowles' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 26th 2022.
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How were Knowles' earnings last quarter?

Knowles Co. (NYSE:KN) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 27th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping 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 positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.12% and a negative net margin of 12.20%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.20 earnings per share.

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

Knowles issued an update on its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.17-$0.21 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $0.47. The company issued revenue guidance of $170.00 million-$185.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $244.52 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 shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (11.06%), Aristotle Capital Boston LLC (2.65%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (2.11%), Bernzott Capital Advisors (2.05%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.01%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.91%). Insiders that own company stock include Air A Jr Bastarrica, Cheryl L Shavers, Christian Scherp, 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 $16.83.

How much money does Knowles make?

Knowles (NYSE:KN) has a market capitalization of $1.54 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 ($1.18) 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 8/15/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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