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Knowles (KN) Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.21 (-1.11%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
632,751 shs
Average Volume
896,181 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.71 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Knowles

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Household audio & video equipment
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$868.10 million
Cash Flow
$2.06 per share
Book Value
$16.07 per share


Net Income
$150.40 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$1.71 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.18 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

363rd out of 919 stocks

Household Audio & Video Equipment Industry

4th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Knowles (NYSE:KN) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Knowles a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Knowles in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Knowles stock.
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When is Knowles' next earnings date?

Knowles is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 27th 2022.
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How were Knowles' earnings last quarter?

Knowles Co. (NYSE:KN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 28th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.05. The communications equipment provider earned $201.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $200.18 million. Knowles had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.79% and a net margin of 17.96%. The company's revenue was up .2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.19 EPS.
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What guidance has Knowles issued on next quarter's earnings?

Knowles issued an update on its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.30-$0.34 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $195.00 million-$205.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $211.20 million.

What price target have analysts set for KN?

4 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Knowles' shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $25.50. On average, they expect Knowles' share price to reach $22.63 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Knowles' key executives?
Knowles' management team includes the following people:
What is Jeff Niew's approval rating as Knowles' CEO?

68 employees have rated Knowles CEO Jeff Niew on Glassdoor.com. Jeff Niew has an approval rating of 93% among Knowles' 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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (18.40%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.09%), State Street Corp (3.53%), Ariel Investments LLC (3.03%) and Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.62%). Company insiders that own Knowles stock include Air A Jr Bastarrica, Cheryl L Shavers, Daniel J Giesecke, Donald Macleod, Jeffrey Niew, John S Anderson, Keith Barnes, Raymond D Cabrera and Ye Jane Li.
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Which major investors are selling Knowles stock?

KN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Jane Street Group LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Granite Investment Partners LLC, Heartland Advisors Inc., and Fisher Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Knowles company stock in the last year include Air A Jr Bastarrica, Daniel J Giesecke, Jeffrey Niew, John S Anderson, Keith Barnes, Raymond D Cabrera, and Ye Jane Li.
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Which major investors are buying Knowles stock?

KN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Great Lakes Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., State Street Corp, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, and Waypoint Capital Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Knowles stock in the last two years include Donald Macleod, and Jeffrey Niew.
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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 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 $18.67.

How much money does Knowles make?

Knowles has a market capitalization of $1.71 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 $1.65 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Knowles have?

Knowles employs 7,000 workers across the globe.

What is Knowles' official website?

The official website for Knowles is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 630-250-0575.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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