NYSE:MEI - Methode Electronics Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$38.65 -0.70 (-1.78 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 02:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$39.15
Today's Range$38.60 - $39.15
52-Week Range$36.75 - $48.44
Volume2,828 shs
Average Volume222,583 shs
Market Capitalization$1.45 billion
P/E Ratio12.85
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta0.79
Methode Electronics logoMethode Electronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets component and subsystem devices worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Automotive, Interface, Power Products, and Other. The Automotive segment offers electronic and electro-mechanical devices, and related products to automobile original equipment manufacturers directly or through their tiered suppliers. Its products include integrated center consoles, hidden switches, ergonomic switches, transmission lead frames, and light-emitting diode based lighting sensors, which incorporate magneto-elastic sensing and other technologies that monitor the operation or status of a component or system. The Interface segment provides various copper and fiber-optic interface and interface solutions for the aerospace, appliance, commercial food service, construction, consumer, material handling, medical, military, mining, point-of-sale, and telecommunication markets. Its solutions consist of conductive polymers, industrial safety radio remote controls, optical and copper transceivers, and solid-state field-effect consumer touch panels; and services include the design and installation of fiber optic and copper infrastructure systems, and manufacturing active and passive optical components. The Power Products segment manufactures braided flexible cables, current-carrying laminated bus bars and devices, custom power-product assemblies, high-current low voltage flexible power cabling systems, and powder coated bus bars that are used in aerospace, computer, industrial and power conversion, military, telecommunication, and transportation markets and applications. The Other segment offers medical devices, inverters and battery systems, and insulated gate bipolar transistor solutions. Methode Electronics, Inc. was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electronic connectors
Sub-IndustryElectronic Manufacturing Services
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:MEI
CUSIP59152020
Phone708-867-6777

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.08
Current Ratio3.50
Quick Ratio2.97

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.85
Forward P/E Ratio13.42
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$908.30 million
Price / Sales1.57
Cash Flow$3.7671 per share
Price / Cash10.26
Book Value$17.09 per share
Price / Book2.26

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.00
Net Income$57.20 million
Net Margins6.30%
Return on Equity19.04%
Return on Assets13.02%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,056
Outstanding Shares37,010,000
Market Cap$1.45 billion

Methode Electronics (NYSE:MEI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Methode Electronics' stock symbol?

Methode Electronics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MEI."

How often does Methode Electronics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Methode Electronics?

Methode Electronics declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 15th. Investors of record on Friday, July 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.13%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 12th. View Methode Electronics' Dividend History.

How were Methode Electronics' earnings last quarter?

Methode Electronics Inc. (NYSE:MEI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June, 21st. The electronics maker reported $0.98 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.24. The electronics maker earned $249 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $247.16 million. Methode Electronics had a net margin of 6.30% and a return on equity of 19.04%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 13.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.62 EPS. View Methode Electronics' Earnings History.

When is Methode Electronics' next earnings date?

Methode Electronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Methode Electronics.

What guidance has Methode Electronics issued on next quarter's earnings?

Methode Electronics updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, June, 21st. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.81-2.96 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.09. The company issued revenue guidance of $950-970 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $974.85 million.

What price target have analysts set for MEI?

3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Methode Electronics' stock. Their predictions range from $49.00 to $51.00. On average, they anticipate Methode Electronics' stock price to reach $50.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Methode Electronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Methode Electronics?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Methode Electronics in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Methode Electronics.

Who are some of Methode Electronics' key competitors?

Who are Methode Electronics' key executives?

Methode Electronics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Donald W. Duda, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Joseph E. Khoury, Sr. VP (Age 54)
  • Mr. Timothy R. Glandon, VP (Age 54)
  • Mr. Theodore P. Kill, Consultant (Age 67)
  • Mr. Ronald L. G. Tsoumas, VP of Corp. Fin. & CFO (Age 57)

Has Methode Electronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MEI stock has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Methode Electronics earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the electronics maker an impact score of 45.54 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Methode Electronics.

Who are Methode Electronics' major shareholders?

Methode Electronics' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.70%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.55%), Royce & Associates LP (3.43%), LSV Asset Management (2.91%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.74%) and Ariel Investments LLC (2.37%). Company insiders that own Methode Electronics stock include Bruno P Geremia, Christopher J Hornung, Isabelle C Goossen, Joseph Elias Khoury, Lawrence B Skatoff, Paul G Shelton, Rodger Dean Perry and Timothy Glandon. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Methode Electronics.

Which major investors are selling Methode Electronics stock?

MEI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Martingale Asset Management L P, First Trust Advisors LP, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Dean Capital Management, Bessemer Group Inc. and Smith Asset Management Group LP. Company insiders that have sold Methode Electronics company stock in the last year include Isabelle C Goossen and Joseph Elias Khoury. View Insider Buying and Selling for Methode Electronics.

Which major investors are buying Methode Electronics stock?

MEI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, BlackRock Inc., Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Ariel Investments LLC, Integrated Investment Consultants LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Baird Financial Group Inc. and Systematic Financial Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Methode Electronics stock in the last two years include Bruno P Geremia and Rodger Dean Perry. View Insider Buying and Selling for Methode Electronics.

How do I buy shares of Methode Electronics?

Shares of MEI 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Methode Electronics' stock price today?

One share of MEI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.80.

How big of a company is Methode Electronics?

Methode Electronics has a market capitalization of $1.45 billion and generates $908.30 million in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $57.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.00 on an earnings per share basis. Methode Electronics employs 5,056 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Methode Electronics?

Methode Electronics' mailing address is 7401 W WILSON AVE, CHICAGO IL, 60706. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 708-867-6777 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Methode Electronics (NYSE MEI)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  349 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  664
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This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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