Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) Rating Reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus

Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSHGet Free Report)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities researchers at Stifel Nicolaus in a report issued on Wednesday, Benzinga reports. They presently have a $25.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 14.47% from the stock’s previous close.

Vishay Intertechnology Trading Down 0.6 %

NYSE:VSH opened at $21.84 on Wednesday. Vishay Intertechnology has a 12-month low of $20.57 and a 12-month high of $30.10. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.00 billion, a P/E ratio of 9.45 and a beta of 1.24. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37, a current ratio of 3.32 and a quick ratio of 2.38. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of $22.18 and a 200 day simple moving average of $22.87.

Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSHGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. The semiconductor company reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.01. Vishay Intertechnology had a return on equity of 15.72% and a net margin of 9.52%. The business had revenue of $785.24 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $787.15 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.69 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts predict that Vishay Intertechnology will post 1.1 EPS for the current year.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other Vishay Intertechnology news, Chairman Marc Zandman sold 14,846 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $22.23, for a total transaction of $330,026.58. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now owns 42,631 shares in the company, valued at approximately $947,687.13. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. 8.02% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Coppell Advisory Solutions LLC bought a new stake in Vishay Intertechnology during the second quarter worth approximately $27,000. Fairfield Bush & CO. acquired a new stake in shares of Vishay Intertechnology in the first quarter valued at $35,000. Fifth Third Bancorp boosted its stake in Vishay Intertechnology by 60.9% during the third quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 1,477 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $37,000 after buying an additional 559 shares in the last quarter. C M Bidwell & Associates Ltd. acquired a new position in Vishay Intertechnology during the second quarter worth about $39,000. Finally, Castleview Partners LLC acquired a new position in Vishay Intertechnology during the second quarter worth about $42,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 93.66% of the company’s stock.

Vishay Intertechnology Company Profile

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Vishay Intertechnology, Inc manufactures and sells discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components in Asia, Europe, and the Americas. The company operates through Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistors (MOSFETs), Diodes, Optoelectronic Components, Resistors, Inductors, and Capacitors segments.

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