Vishay Precision Group Company Profile (NYSE:VPG)

About Vishay Precision Group

Vishay Precision Group logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. (VPG) is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of sensors and sensor-based measurement systems, as well as specialty resistors and strain gages. The Company operates through three business segments: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems. Its Foil Technology Products segment includes foil resistor and strain gage operating segments. The Foil Technology Products segment's brands include Alpha Electronics, Micro-Measurements, Powertron and Vishay Foil Resistors. The Force Sensors segment includes load cells and force measurement transducers that are offered as precision sensors for industrial and commercial use. The Weighing and Control Systems segment designs and manufactures systems that consists of load cells and instrumentation for weighing and force control/measurement for a range of uses, including on-board weighing and overload monitor systems. The segment's brands include BLH Nobel, KELK and VPG Onboard Weighing.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Sub-Industry: Electronic Equipment & Instruments
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: VPG
  • CUSIP: 92835K10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.12
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.76
  • 52-Week Range: $11.69 - $19.44
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.96
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.42
  • P/E Growth: 1.10
  • Market Cap: $215.03M
  • Outstanding Shares: 13,192,000
  • Beta: 0.87
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -4.39%
  • Return on Equity: 5.24%
  • Return on Assets: 3.43%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.19%
  • Current Ratio: 3.95%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.52%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $21.50 (31.90% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/22/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$21.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017        
2/21/2017Q416$0.24$0.26$57.08 million$55.81 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.15$0.21$59.51 million$54.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216$0.20$0.15$59.51 million$58.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116$0.17$0.13$59.51 million$56.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.15$0.20$59.51 million$58.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.12$0.18$51.61 million$57.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/3/2015Q2 15$0.10$0.13$59.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$0.11$0.05$61.00 million$56.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.13$0.12$62.20 million$61.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.16$0.23$57.70 million$63.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.18$0.25$62.84 million$65.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.20$0.12$57.50 million$61.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q413$0.13$0.18$51.00 million$62.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.14$0.09$55.40 million$57.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.20$0.22$63.53 million$62.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.16$0.09$55.80 million$57.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q4 2012$0.13$0.37$56.40 million$51.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.19$0.14$54.86 million$55.43 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.19$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.13$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.22$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.13$0.14$0.14
Q2 20161$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q3 20161$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q4 20161$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q1 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q2 20171$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q3 20171$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q4 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q1 20181$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q2 20181$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20181$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q4 20181$0.19$0.19$0.19
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.39%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 82.35%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy892$16.55$14,762.60View SEC Filing  
2/13/2017Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,460$16.55$40,713.00View SEC Filing  
2/8/2017Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy4,418$16.43$72,587.74View SEC Filing  
2/7/2017Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy12,340$16.40$202,376.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy16,504$15.86$261,753.44View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy8,551$15.70$134,250.70View SEC Filing  
11/2/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy12,728$15.59$198,429.52View SEC Filing  
10/28/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy1,800$15.58$28,044.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,600$15.58$40,508.00View SEC Filing  
10/25/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy8,832$15.55$137,337.60View SEC Filing  
10/24/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy5,095$15.55$79,227.25View SEC Filing  
10/21/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy8,983$15.57$139,865.31View SEC Filing  
10/11/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy26,100$15.78$411,858.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy13,904$15.90$221,073.60View SEC Filing  
9/29/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy9,595$15.91$152,656.45View SEC Filing  
9/27/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy4,423$15.79$69,839.17View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,723$15.73$42,832.79View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy20,382$15.81$322,239.42View SEC Filing  
9/21/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy10,040$15.72$157,828.80View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy154$15.11$2,326.94View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy83,500$14.69$1,226,615.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy44,867$14.46$648,776.82View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy21,112$13.88$293,034.56View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy18,673$12.14$226,690.22View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy17,900$12.12$216,948.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy21,112$11.75$248,066.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy91,253$11.43$1,043,021.79View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy4,203$11.67$49,049.01View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy1,862$11.35$21,133.70View SEC Filing  
10/7/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy27,400$11.75$321,950.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,500$11.63$29,075.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy1,500$11.65$17,475.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy11,372$11.47$130,436.84View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy11,102$11.50$127,673.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy17,064$11.61$198,113.04View SEC Filing  
9/24/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy38,542$11.62$447,858.04View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,361$11.61$27,411.21View SEC Filing  
9/21/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy27,220$11.60$315,752.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy11,810$11.61$137,114.10View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,260$11.65$26,329.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy11,907$11.35$135,144.45View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy2,500$11.06$27,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Nokomis Capital, L.L.C.Major ShareholderBuy35,200$10.72$377,344.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Ziv ShoshaniCEOSell17,000$15.64$265,880.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)
DateHeadline
News IconHigh-Reliability Load Pins with Best-in-Class Safe Overload Capacity (NYSE:VPG)
www.sensorsmag.com - February 23 at 11:44 PM
openpr.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG)
www.openpr.com - February 23 at 11:44 PM
News IconVPG Transducers Introduces High-Reliability Load Pins with Best-in-Class Safe Overload Capacity (NYSE:VPG)
www.prlog.org - February 23 at 3:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:VPG)
seekingalpha.com - February 23 at 3:18 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Vishay Precision Group Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:VPG)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 21 at 4:06 PM
businesswire.com logoVPG Reports Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Twelve Month Results (NYSE:VPG)
www.businesswire.com - February 21 at 8:16 AM
4-traders.com logoVishay Precision : posts 4Q profit (NYSE:VPG)
www.4-traders.com - February 21 at 8:16 AM
rttnews.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. Announces 28% Gain In Q4 Bottom Line (NYSE:VPG)
www.rttnews.com - February 21 at 8:16 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoVishay posts 4Q profit (NYSE:VPG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 21 at 8:16 AM
News IconPower Current Sensors enable high-precision measurements. (NYSE:VPG)
news.thomasnet.com - February 17 at 6:49 AM
4-traders.com logoVishay Precision Group Inc : annual earnings release (NYSE:VPG)
www.4-traders.com - February 17 at 6:49 AM
News IconCould Vishay Precision Group Inc (VPG) Go Up? The Stock Formed Bullish Multiple Top Pattern (NYSE:VPG)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 3:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVPG Full Year and Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Conference Call Date (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. Announces Participation at 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 6 at 6:31 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoVISHAY PRECISION GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:VPG)
biz.yahoo.com - November 22 at 8:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Vishay Precision Group, Inc. : November 14, 2016 (NYSE:VPG)
www.capitalcube.com - November 14 at 8:31 PM
seekingalpha.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. 2016 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:VPG)
seekingalpha.com - November 9 at 8:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. :VPG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 9, 2016 (NYSE:VPG)
www.capitalcube.com - November 9 at 8:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVishay posts 3Q profit (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 1:01 PM
businesswire.com logoVPG Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter and Nine Month Results (NYSE:VPG)
www.businesswire.com - November 8 at 1:01 PM
rttnews.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. Earnings Rise 20% In Q3 (NYSE:VPG)
www.rttnews.com - November 8 at 1:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew VPG Foil Resistors’ CSM3637F Four-Terminal Bulk Metal® Z Foil High Precision Current Sense Resistor … (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 7:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNew VPG Foil Resistors’ CSM3637F Four-Terminal Bulk Metal® Z Foil High Precision Current Sense Resistor Combines Excellent Load-Life Stability With Low TCR for Applications to 3 W (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 8:46 AM
publicnow.com logoVPG Introduces Micro-Measurements® Instruments Rent-to-Own Program (October 24, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - October 24 at 7:38 PM
publicnow.com logoVPG Third Quarter Fiscal 2016 Earnings and Conference Call Date (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - October 20 at 9:12 AM
News IconUltra-High-Precision Current Sense Resistors (NYSE:VPG)
www.eeweb.com - October 16 at 7:45 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPowertron Announces Industry’s First Ultra-High-Precision Current Sense Resistors to Achieve Low Resistance From 0.001 Ω With TCR of +/-2 ppm/K and Power to 50 W (NYSE:VPG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 13 at 12:00 PM
publicnow.com logoPowertron Announces Industry’s First Ultra-High-Precision Current Sense Resistors to Achieve Low Resistance From 0.001 Ω With TCR of ±2 ppm/K and Power to 50 W (October 13, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - October 13 at 12:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Vishay Precision Group, Inc. : October 4, 2016 (NYSE:VPG)
www.capitalcube.com - October 4 at 7:28 PM
publicnow.com logoNew Alpha Electronics Precision SMD Bulk Metal® Foil Resistors, Made in Japan in Fully Automated Process, Provide Competitive Pricing for OEMs (September 6, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 8:05 PM
publicnow.com logoNew Alpha Electronics Precision SMD Bulk Metal® Foil Resistors, Made in Japan in Fully Automated Process, Provide Competitive Pricing for OEMs (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - September 6 at 8:05 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Vishay Precision Group, Inc. : August 30, 2016 (NYSE:VPG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 30 at 7:54 PM
News IconVPG signs distribution agreement With Spanners to strengthen Onboard Weighing Presence in Ireland (NYSE:VPG)
www.irishtrucker.com - August 25 at 8:25 PM
News IconVishay Precision Group Inc. (VPG): Nokomis Capital Raises Stake (NYSE:VPG)
feedproxy.google.com - August 23 at 9:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVISHAY PRECISION GROUP, INC. Financials (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 7:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. :VPG-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 15, 2016 (NYSE:VPG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 8:32 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Vishay Precision Group Q2 EPS $0.14 (NYSE:VPG)
www.reuters.com - August 11 at 11:38 AM
publicnow.com logoVPG Reports Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter and Six Month Results (August 9, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - August 9 at 11:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicro-Measurements® Releases New CEA-Series Strain Gages (NYSE:VPG)
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:35 PM
publicnow.com logoVPG Second Quarter Fiscal 2016 Earnings and Conference Call Date (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - July 12 at 7:53 AM
prnewswire.com logoGlobal Load Cell Industry (NYSE:VPG)
www.prnewswire.com - July 6 at 6:56 AM
4-traders.com logoVISHAY PRECISION : Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K/A) (NYSE:VPG)
www.4-traders.com - June 23 at 8:57 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoVISHAY PRECISION GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K/A, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:VPG)
biz.yahoo.com - June 22 at 11:46 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoVISHAY PRECISION GROUP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NYSE:VPG)
biz.yahoo.com - June 1 at 12:52 PM
publicnow.com logoNew Micro-Measurements® StudentDAQ Version Adds 350 Ω and 1 kΩ Quarter-Bridge Inputs for More Precise Measurement (May 31, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - May 31 at 9:52 AM
4-traders.com logoVishay Precision : Announces Participation at Upcoming Investor Conference (NYSE:VPG)
www.4-traders.com - May 24 at 3:09 PM
publicnow.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. Announces Participation at Upcoming Investor Conference (May 24, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - May 24 at 12:06 PM
publicnow.com logoVishay Precision Group, Inc. Announces Participation at Upcoming Investor Conference (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - May 24 at 10:16 AM
publicnow.com logoVPG Announces Annual Meeting Location and Webcast (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - May 17 at 8:42 AM
publicnow.com logoVPG Announces Annual Meeting Location and Webcast (May 17, 2016) (NYSE:VPG)
www.publicnow.com - May 17 at 8:42 AM

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What is Vishay Precision Group's stock symbol?

Vishay Precision Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VPG."

Where is Vishay Precision Group's stock going? Where will Vishay Precision Group's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Vishay Precision Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $21.50 to $21.50. On average, they expect Vishay Precision Group's share price to reach $21.50 in the next twelve months.

When will Vishay Precision Group announce their earnings?

Vishay Precision Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 8th 2017.

Who owns Vishay Precision Group stock?

Vishay Precision Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nokomis Capital L.L.C. (14.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.96%), Royce & Associates LP (4.33%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.15%), State Street Corp (1.79%) and Ancora Advisors LLC (1.66%).

Who sold Vishay Precision Group stock? Who is selling Vishay Precision Group stock?

Vishay Precision Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Harvey Partners LLC, Engine Capital Management LLC, Oxford Asset Management, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought Vishay Precision Group stock? Who is buying Vishay Precision Group stock?

Vishay Precision Group's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vivaldi Asset Management LLC, Nokomis Capital L.L.C., William Harris Investors Inc., Ancora Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

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Shares of Vishay Precision Group can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Vishay Precision Group stock cost?

One share of Vishay Precision Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.30.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff