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NYSE:VPGVishay Precision Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.52 (+2.25 %)
(As of 06/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $23.58
50-Day Range
MA: $21.89
52-Week Range
Now: $23.58
Volume87,900 shs
Average Volume74,756 shs
Market Capitalization$319.11 million
P/E Ratio18.71
Dividend YieldN/A
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 idistributors, 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.58 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$283.96 million
Cash Flow$2.63 per share
Book Value$17.88 per share


Net Income$22.19 million


Market Cap$319.11 million
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)

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Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Vishay Precision Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Vishay Precision Group's stock was trading at $24.08 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VPG shares have decreased by 2.1% and is now trading at $23.58. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Vishay Precision Group?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vishay Precision Group in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Vishay Precision Group.

When is Vishay Precision Group's next earnings date?

Vishay Precision Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Vishay Precision Group.

How were Vishay Precision Group's earnings last quarter?

Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 5th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.15. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $67.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $61 million. Vishay Precision Group had a return on equity of 7.88% and a net margin of 6.27%. View Vishay Precision Group's earnings history.

What guidance has Vishay Precision Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Vishay Precision Group updated its second quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $56-62 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $56.87 million.

What price target have analysts set for VPG?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Vishay Precision Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate Vishay Precision Group's share price to reach $34.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 44.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Vishay Precision Group.

Has Vishay Precision Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about VPG stock has trended very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Vishay Precision Group earned a daily sentiment score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutVishay Precision Group.

Are investors shorting Vishay Precision Group?

Vishay Precision Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 113,600 shares, a drop of 13.2% from the April 15th total of 130,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 82,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Vishay Precision Group's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Vishay Precision Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vishay Precision Group investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Vishay Intertechnology (VSH), Verizon Communications (VZ), KEMET (KEM), AT&T (T), Alphabet (GOOG), Intel (INTC), Pattern Energy Group (PEGI) and Simon Property Group (SPG).

Who are Vishay Precision Group's key executives?

Vishay Precision Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ziv Shoshani, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. William M. Clancy, Exec. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Roland B. Desilets, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 57)
  • Reynee Tung, Director of Global Marketing Communications
  • Amir Tal, Sr. VP of Fin.

What is Vishay Precision Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are Vishay Precision Group's major shareholders?

Vishay Precision Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.88%), Atom Investors LP (2.48%), NWQ Investment Management Company LLC (2.15%), State Street Corp (2.00%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.18%) and Needham Investment Management LLC (1.11%). Company insiders that own Vishay Precision Group stock include Bruce A Lerner, Nokomis Capital, LLC, Saul Reibstein, Timothy Talbert, Wes Cummins, William M Clancy and Ziv Shoshani. View institutional ownership trends for Vishay Precision Group.

Which institutional investors are selling Vishay Precision Group stock?

VPG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., THB Asset Management, Martingale Asset Management L P, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Shufro Rose & Co. LLC, Morgan Stanley, Bessemer Group Inc., and Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC. Company insiders that have sold Vishay Precision Group company stock in the last year include Nokomis Capital, LLC, and Wes Cummins. View insider buying and selling activity for Vishay Precision Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Vishay Precision Group stock?

VPG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Needham Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp, Teton Advisors Inc., Bridge City Capital LLC, Ziegler Capital Management LLC, NWQ Investment Management Company LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, and New York State Common Retirement Fund. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Vishay Precision Group's stock price today?

One share of VPG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.58.

How big of a company is Vishay Precision Group?

Vishay Precision Group has a market capitalization of $319.11 million and generates $283.96 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $22.19 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.69 on an earnings per share basis. Vishay Precision Group employs 2,400 workers across the globe.

What is Vishay Precision Group's official website?

The official website for Vishay Precision Group is 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]

This page was last updated on 6/4/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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