Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (NYSE:VSH) traded up 1.7% during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $13.67 and last traded at $13.64, with a volume of 380,434 shares. The stock had previously closed at $13.41.

A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $15.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Argus restated a “buy” rating on shares of Vishay Intertechnology in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $11.83.

The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $12.88 and its 200 day moving average price is $12.38. The stock’s market cap is $2.02 billion.

Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.01. The firm earned $590 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $586.45 million. Vishay Intertechnology’s revenue for the quarter was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.20 EPS. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Vishay Intertechnology Inc. will post $0.88 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A hedge fund recently bought a new stake in Vishay Intertechnology stock. Calvert Investment Management Inc. bought a new position in Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (NYSE:VSH) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund bought 108,499 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,307,000. Calvert Investment Management Inc. owned approximately 0.07% of Vishay Intertechnology at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc is a global manufacturer and supplier of discrete semiconductors and passive components. The Company operates through five segments. The MOSFETs segment offers low-voltage TrenchFET MOSFETs and high-voltage MOSFETs. The Diodes segment’s products include rectifiers, small signal diodes, protection diodes, thyristors/silicon-controlled rectifiers (SCRs) and power modules.

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