NYSE:VPG - Vishay Precision Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $35.35 +0.34 (+0.97 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$35.01Today's Range$34.64 - $35.7452-Week Range$26.34 - $45.00Volume62,700 shsAverage Volume49,281 shsMarket Capitalization$476.31 millionP/E Ratio17.24Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.07 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media 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. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electronic components & accessories Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:VPG Previous Symbol CUSIP92835K10 CIK1487952 Webwww.vpgsensors.com Phone484-321-5300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.11 Current Ratio4.09 Quick Ratio2.83Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.24 Forward P/E Ratio15.04 P/E Growth0.76 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$299.79 million Price / Sales1.59 Cash Flow$1.9285 per share Price / Cash Flow18.33 Book Value$14.54 per share Price / Book2.43Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.05 Net Income$14.34 million Net Margins7.89% Return on Equity13.37% Return on Assets8.75%Miscellaneous Employees2,250 Outstanding Shares13,474,000Market Cap$476.31 million Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $77 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $75.94 million. Vishay Precision Group had a return on equity of 13.37% and a net margin of 7.89%. The company's revenue was up 11.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.39 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, May 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Vishay Precision Group. What guidance has Vishay Precision Group issued on next quarter's earnings? Vishay Precision Group updated its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 20th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $72-78 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $76.6 million. What price target have analysts set for VPG? 2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Vishay Precision Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate Vishay Precision Group's share price to reach $53.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 49.9% 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. Has Vishay Precision Group been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about VPG stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Vishay Precision Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vishay Precision Group include KEMET (KEM), Control4 (CTRL), IntriCon (IIN), MICT (MICT), Video Display (VIDE), Electronic Systems Technology (ELST), Viewtran Group (VIEWF) and ACS Motion Control (ACSEF). 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 Vishay Intertechnology (VSH), Verizon Communications (VZ), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (intc), Starbucks (SBUX), Meet Group (MEET), Square (SQ), Weyerhaeuser (WY), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Nutanix (NTNX). 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 52)Mr. William M. Clancy, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)Mr. Roland B. Desilets, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 57)Reynee Tung, Director of Global Marketing CommunicationsAmir Tal, Sr. VP of Fin. 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 investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.40%), BlackRock Inc. (5.79%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (2.69%), LSV Asset Management (1.98%), Royce & Associates LP (1.91%) and Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (1.83%). Company insiders that own Vishay Precision Group stock include Bruce A Lerner, Janet M Clarke, Marc Zandman, 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 Boston Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Shufro Rose & Co. LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. 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. Which major investors are buying Vishay Precision Group stock? VPG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Uniplan Investment Counsel Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Oberweis Asset Management Inc. and Noked Capital LTD. 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 $35.35. How big of a company is Vishay Precision Group? Vishay Precision Group has a market capitalization of $476.31 million and generates $299.79 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $14.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.05 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 246 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 167 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 413MarketBeat'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 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the economic characteristics of a bear market?