Press coverage about Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) has trended positive recently, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Vishay Intertechnology earned a coverage optimism score of 0.26 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the semiconductor company an impact score of 47.3662521379173 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- Vishay Intertechnology (VSH) Upgraded to “B-” by TheStreet (americanbankingnews.com)
- Vishay Intertechnology’s (VSH) CEO Dr. Gerald Paul on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript (seekingalpha.com)
- Vishay Intertechnology (VSH) Upgraded to “Buy” by Zacks Investment Research (americanbankingnews.com)
- New ENYCAP Energy Storage Capacitors Meet Biased 85/85 1000-hour Testing (news.thomasnet.com)
- Contrasting Vishay Intertechnology (VSH) and Vishay Precision Group (VPG) (americanbankingnews.com)
Vishay Intertechnology opened at $21.65 on Wednesday, MarketBeat reports. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43, a current ratio of 4.34 and a quick ratio of 3.47. Vishay Intertechnology has a 12 month low of $21.25 and a 12 month high of $21.65. The company has a market capitalization of $3.04 billion, a PE ratio of 15.14, a PEG ratio of 1.95 and a beta of 1.29.
Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May 8th. The semiconductor company reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $716.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $694.06 million. Vishay Intertechnology had a net margin of 0.20% and a return on equity of 15.57%. Vishay Intertechnology’s quarterly revenue was up 18.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.28 earnings per share. equities research analysts predict that Vishay Intertechnology will post 1.78 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 13th will be paid a $0.085 dividend. This is an increase from Vishay Intertechnology’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.07. This represents a $0.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 12th. Vishay Intertechnology’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 18.88%.
A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. TheStreet upgraded shares of Vishay Intertechnology from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday, May 11th. Bank of America upgraded shares of Vishay Intertechnology from an “underperform” rating to a “buy” rating and raised their price objective for the company from $20.00 to $24.00 in a research report on Wednesday, May 9th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 13th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and issued a $20.00 price objective (down from $23.00) on shares of Vishay Intertechnology in a research report on Wednesday, February 7th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $21.75.
Vishay Intertechnology Company Profile
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc manufactures and supplies discrete semiconductors and passive components in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistors (MOSFETs) segment offers low- and medium-voltage TrenchFET MOSFETs, high-voltage planar MOSFETs, high voltage super junction MOSFETs, power integrated circuits, and integrated function power devices.
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