NYSE:VPG - Vishay Precision Group Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $38.75 -0.05 (-0.13 %) (As of 07/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$38.80Today's Range$38.35 - $38.9052-Week Range$16.55 - $40.45Volume68,775 shsAverage Volume70,188 shsMarket Capitalization$523.99 millionP/E Ratio33.82Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.97 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive VPG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VPG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electronic components & accessories Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNYSE:VPG CUSIP92835K10 Webwww.vpgsensors.com Phone484-321-5300 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14 Current Ratio3.82 Quick Ratio2.65 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio33.82 Forward P/E Ratio23.34 P/E Growth1.17 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$254.35 million Price / Sales2.05 Cash Flow$1.9404 per share Price / Cash19.97 Book Value$14.54 per share Price / Book2.67 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.14 Net Income$14.34 million Net Margins6.48% Return on Equity9.27% Return on Assets5.91% Miscellaneous Employees2,250 Outstanding Shares13,450,000Market Cap$523.99 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) issued its 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 had revenue of $73.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $66.69 million. Vishay Precision Group had a net margin of 6.48% and a return on equity of 9.27%. The firm's revenue was up 22.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.19 EPS. View Vishay Precision Group's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for VPG? 2 brokers have issued 1-year price targets 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 twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.3%. View Analyst Ratings 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 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of Vishay Precision Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vishay Precision Group include Mercury Systems (MRCY), KEMET (KEM), Control4 (CTRL), IntriCon (IIN), Micronet Enertec Technologies (MICT), Video Display (VIDE), ACS Motion Control (ACSEF), ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY Common Stock (ELST) and Viewtran Group (VIEWF). 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 stories about VPG stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vishay Precision Group earned a media sentiment score of -0.08 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 42.56 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are Vishay Precision Group's major shareholders? Vishay Precision Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Boston Advisors LLC (0.88%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.06%) and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC (0.04%). 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 major investors are buying Vishay Precision Group stock? VPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC. 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 $38.75. How big of a company is Vishay Precision Group? Vishay Precision Group has a market capitalization of $523.99 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 (NYSE VPG)Community Ranking: 3.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 203 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 127 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 330MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vishay Precision Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VPG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VPG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are Closed-End Mutual Funds?