Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (VSH) Hits New 52-Week High at $14.25
Shares of Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (NYSE:VSH) hit a new 52-week high on Monday . The company traded as high as $14.25 and last traded at $14.21, with a volume of 397,338 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $14.15.
VSH has been the subject of a number of research reports. Argus restated a “buy” rating on shares of Vishay Intertechnology in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 target price for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $11.83.
The company has a 50 day moving average price of $13.28 and a 200 day moving average price of $12.52. The stock’s market capitalization is $2.07 billion.
Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.01. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.20 earnings per share. The company had revenue of $590 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $586.45 million. The business’s revenue was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts anticipate that Vishay Intertechnology Inc. will post $0.88 EPS for the current year.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0625 per share. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 13th. This represents a $0.25 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.77%.
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.