NYSE:VPG - Vishay Precision Group Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$37.80 +0.10 (+0.27 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$37.70
Today's Range$37.41 - $37.95
52-Week Range$16.55 - $40.45
Volume229,400 shs
Average Volume71,751 shs
Market Capitalization$506.51 million
P/E Ratio32.98
Dividend YieldN/A
Vishay Precision Group logoVishay 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

Industry Electronic components & accessories
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio3.82
Quick Ratio2.65


Trailing P/E Ratio32.98
Forward P/E Ratio22.77
P/E Growth1.13

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$254.35 million
Price / Sales2.00
Cash Flow$1.9575 per share
Price / Cash19.31
Book Value$14.54 per share
Price / Book2.60


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.14
Net Income$14.34 million
Net Margins6.48%
Return on Equity9.27%
Return on Assets5.91%


Outstanding Shares13,450,000

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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.04. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $73.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $66.69 million. Vishay Precision Group had a net margin of 6.48% and a return on equity of 9.27%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 22.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.19 EPS. View Vishay Precision Group's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for VPG?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Vishay Precision Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Vishay Precision Group's share price to reach $34.00 in the next year. 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)
  • Amir Tal, Sr. VP of Fin.
  • Mr. Steven C. Klausner, VP & Treasurer (Age 60)

Has Vishay Precision Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about VPG stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vishay Precision Group earned a news impact score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 43.66 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Vishay Precision Group's major shareholders?

Vishay Precision Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.79%), BlackRock Inc. (6.40%), LSV Asset Management (3.29%), Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc. (2.52%), Millennium Management LLC (2.37%) and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (2.22%). Company insiders that own Vishay Precision Group stock include Janet M Clarke, Marc Zandman, Nokomis Capital, LLC and William M Clancy. 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 Shufro Rose & Co. LLC, Algert Global LLC, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., LSV Asset Management, Ancora Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Harvey Partners LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold Vishay Precision Group company stock in the last year include Janet M Clarke, Marc Zandman and William M Clancy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vishay Precision Group.

Which institutional investors are buying Vishay Precision Group stock?

VPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, EAM Global Investors LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, American Century Companies Inc., Sensato Investors LLC and Allianz Asset Management GmbH. 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 $37.80.

How big of a company is Vishay Precision Group?

Vishay Precision Group has a market capitalization of $506.51 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.

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 (VPG)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  193 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  314
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This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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