NYSE:VPG - Vishay Precision Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.72 +1.70 (+5.15 %)
(As of 10/22/2018 03:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$33.02
Today's Range$33.5250 - $34.80
52-Week Range$20.50 - $45.00
Volume46,097 shs
Average Volume69,056 shs
Market Capitalization$444.91 million
P/E Ratio30.46
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.9
Vishay Precision Group, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets sensors, sensor-based measurement systems, specialty resistors, and strain gages in Asia, the United States, Israel, Europe, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through three segments: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems. The company's product portfolio includes foil resistors, foil strain gages, transducers, load cells, weighing modules, data acquisition systems, and weighing and control systems, as well as sensors that convert mechanical inputs into an electronic signal for display, processing, interpretation, or control by its instrumentation and system products. Its products are primarily used in the military and aerospace, medical, agricultural, steel, and construction sectors for application in waste management, bulk hauling, logging, scale manufacturing, engineering systems, pharmaceutical, oil, chemical, steel, paper, and food industries. The company markets and sells its products through original equipment manufacturers, electronic manufacturing services companies, and independent distributors, as well as directly to end-use customers. Vishay Precision Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:VPG
CUSIP92835K10
Phone484-321-5300

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13
Current Ratio4.10
Quick Ratio2.79

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio30.46
Forward P/E Ratio17.90
P/E Growth0.85

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$254.35 million
Price / Sales1.84
Cash Flow$2.0508 per share
Price / Cash16.93
Book Value$14.54 per share
Price / Book2.39

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.14
Net Income$14.34 million
Net Margins7.66%
Return on Equity10.93%
Return on Assets7.01%

Miscellaneous

Employees2,250
Outstanding Shares13,470,000
Market Cap$444.91 million

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vishay Precision Group's stock symbol?

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

How were Vishay Precision Group's earnings last quarter?

Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.57 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.13. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $74.23 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $73.53 million. Vishay Precision Group had a net margin of 7.66% and a return on equity of 10.93%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.29 earnings per share. View Vishay Precision Group's Earnings History.

When is Vishay Precision Group's next earnings date?

Vishay Precision Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vishay Precision Group.

What price target have analysts set for VPG?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Vishay Precision Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect Vishay Precision Group's stock price to reach $53.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 53.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Vishay Precision Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vishay Precision Group?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vishay Precision Group in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vishay Precision Group.

Who are some of Vishay Precision Group's key competitors?

Who are Vishay Precision Group's key executives?

Vishay Precision Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ziv Shoshani, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. William M. Clancy, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Roland B. Desilets, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Reynee Tung, Director of Global Marketing Communications
  • Amir Tal, Sr. VP of Fin.

Who are Vishay Precision Group's major shareholders?

Vishay Precision Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.35%). Company insiders that own Vishay Precision Group stock include Bruce A Lerner, Janet M Clarke, Marc Zandman, Nokomis Capital, LLC, Saul Reibstein, Timothy Talbert, William M Clancy and Ziv Shoshani. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vishay Precision Group.

Which major investors are selling Vishay Precision Group stock?

VPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Vishay Precision Group company stock in the last year include Bruce A Lerner, Janet M Clarke, Marc Zandman, Saul Reibstein, Timothy Talbert, William M Clancy and Ziv Shoshani. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vishay Precision Group.

How do I buy shares of Vishay Precision Group?

Shares of VPG 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 Vishay Precision Group's stock price today?

One share of VPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.51.

How big of a company is Vishay Precision Group?

Vishay Precision Group has a market capitalization of $444.91 million and generates $254.35 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $14.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.14 on an earnings per share basis. Vishay Precision Group employs 2,250 workers across the globe.

What is Vishay Precision Group's official website?

The official website for Vishay Precision Group is http://www.vpgsensors.com.

How can I contact Vishay Precision Group?

Vishay Precision Group's mailing address is 3 GREAT VALLEY PARKWAY SUITE 150, MALVERN PA, 19355. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 484-321-5300 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE VPG)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  234 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  388
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This page was last updated on 10/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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