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

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$40.45 +1.95 (+5.06 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$38.50
Today's Range$38.45 - $41.60
52-Week Range$16.55 - $41.60
Volume138,200 shs
Average Volume70,449 shs
Market Capitalization$521.30 million
P/E Ratio35.48
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.97
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

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

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio35.48
Forward P/E Ratio24.37
P/E Growth1.17

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$254.35 million
Price / Sales2.14
Cash Flow$2.0357 per share
Price / Cash19.87
Book Value$14.54 per share
Price / Book2.78

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 Shares13,450,000
Market Cap$521.30

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 8th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' 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 the consensus estimate of $66.69 million. Vishay Precision Group had a return on equity of 9.27% and a net margin of 6.48%. Vishay Precision Group's revenue for the quarter was up 22.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.19 EPS. 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, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vishay Precision Group.

What price target have analysts set for VPG?

2 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Vishay Precision Group's stock. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $34.00. On average, they anticipate Vishay Precision Group's stock price to reach $34.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.9%. 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?

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?

Headlines about VPG stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vishay Precision Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 46.26 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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 investors 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 institutional 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 $40.45.

How big of a company is Vishay Precision Group?

Vishay Precision Group has a market capitalization of $521.30 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  205 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  127 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  332
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This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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