NYSE:MEI - Methode Electronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $28.58 +0.26 (+0.92 %) (As of 02/21/2019 09:08 AM ET)Previous Close$28.32Today's Range$28.20 - $28.8852-Week Range$20.99 - $45.45Volume236,246 shsAverage Volume176,877 shsMarket Capitalization$1.06 billionP/E Ratio9.53Dividend Yield1.55%Beta1.4 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Methode 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 Current SymbolNYSE:MEI Previous Symbol CUSIP59152020 Webwww.methode.com Phone708-867-6777Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.53 Current Ratio2.56 Quick Ratio1.94Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.53 Forward P/E Ratio10.95 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$908.30 million Price / Sales1.16 Cash Flow$3.8570 per share Price / Cash Flow7.41 Book Value$17.09 per share Price / Book1.67Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.00 Net Income$57.20 million Net Margins5.27% Return on Equity19.33% Return on Assets12.02%Miscellaneous Employees5,056 Outstanding Shares36,990,000Market Cap$1.06 billion OptionableOptionable 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, December 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, January 25th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 10th. View Methode Electronics' Dividend History. How were Methode Electronics' earnings last quarter? Methode Electronics Inc. (NYSE:MEI) issued its earnings results on Thursday, December, 6th. The electronics maker reported $0.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.08. The electronics maker earned $264 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $269.57 million. Methode Electronics had a net margin of 5.27% and a return on equity of 19.33%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.64 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, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Methode Electronics. What guidance has Methode Electronics issued on next quarter's earnings? Methode Electronics issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.02-2.33 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.67. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.0-1.04 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.06 billion.Methode Electronics also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.02-2.33 EPS. What price target have analysts set for MEI? 3 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Methode Electronics' shares. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $44.00. On average, they anticipate Methode Electronics' stock price to reach $37.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.5% 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 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Methode Electronics. Has Methode Electronics been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about MEI stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Methode Electronics earned a media sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the electronics maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Methode Electronics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Methode Electronics include ALPS ELEC LTD/ADR (APELY), Echostar (SATS), Anaplan (PLAN), 2U (TWOU), CYBERAGENT INC/ADR (CYGIY), Smartsheet (SMAR), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), Blackbaud (BLKB), CASIO COMPUTER/ADR (CSIOY), Cyberark Software (CYBR), LiveRamp (RAMP), ACI Worldwide (ACIW), Lumentum (LITE), Manhattan Associates (MANH) and Semtech (SMTC). Who are Methode Electronics' key executives? Methode Electronics' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Donald W. Duda, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)Mr. Ronald L.G. Tsoumas, VP of Corp. Fin. & CFO (Age 58)Mr. Joseph E. Khoury, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)Ms. Andrea Jean Barry, Chief HR Officer (Age 56)Mr. Theodore P. Kill, Consultant (Age 68) Who are Methode Electronics' major shareholders? Methode Electronics' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.53%), LSV Asset Management (3.56%), Royce & Associates LP (2.33%), Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (2.18%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.67%). Company insiders that own Methode Electronics stock include Bruno P Geremia, Christopher J Hornung, Donald W Duda, Isabelle C Goossen, Joseph Elias Khoury, Lawrence B Skatoff and Ronald LG Tsoumas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Methode Electronics. Which institutional investors are selling Methode Electronics stock? MEI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Macquarie Group Ltd., First National Bank of Omaha, Icon Advisers Inc. Co., Northern Trust Corp, First National Bank of Omaha and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Methode Electronics company stock in the last year include Isabelle C Goossen and Lawrence B Skatoff. View Insider Buying and Selling for Methode Electronics. Which institutional investors are buying Methode Electronics stock? MEI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, LSV Asset Management, Nordea Investment Management AB, BlackRock Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and Two Sigma Investments LP. Company insiders that have bought Methode Electronics stock in the last two years include Bruno P Geremia, Christopher J Hornung, Donald W Duda and Ronald LG Tsoumas. 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 $28.58. How big of a company is Methode Electronics? Methode Electronics has a market capitalization of $1.06 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. What is Methode Electronics' official website? The official website for Methode Electronics is http://www.methode.com. How can I contact Methode Electronics? Methode Electronics' mailing address is 8750 WEST BRYN MAWR AVENUE SUITE 1000, 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 346 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 384 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 730MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Methode Electronics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MEI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MEI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the Consumer Price Index (CPI) important?