Vishay Precision Group Inc. (VPG): Analysis on the Earning Per Share


Vishay Precision Group Inc. (NYSE:VPG) changes shares on Tuesday trading session, with a change of 3.45% or $0.88 shares. The trading starts at $26.73 and closed at $25.54 throughout the day. The trading session low price was $25.63 and day high was $26.785 on Tuesday, August 04. After the session, the Technology sector daily volume shifted to 0.11 million while its average volume is 102.63K. In other hand, the VPG market cap reached to $356.41M. While, its current target price is $32.00.

On June 15, 2020, BRIEF-Nokomis Capital Reports 9.99% Passive Stake In Vishay Precision Group Inc. According to the news reported on Reuters, * NOKOMIS CAPITAL LLC REPORTS 9.99% PASSIVE STAKE IN VISHAY PRECISION GROUP INC AS OF JUNE 12 – SEC FILING Source: ( Further company coverage:

Checking out the performance report which defines the increase or decrease of prices for a specific period. For the last 5 trading sessions, its performance is up 9.58% and up 10.87% for month. Its quarterly performance was 15.98% above, while its half year performance is down -22.95%. VPG yearly performance stood at negative -32.50% and fall -22.29% for year-to-date. Current recommendation for Vishay Precision Group Inc. is 1.50.

Earnings per share or EPS is an important financial measure, which defines the profitability of a company. VPG EPS (TTM) for 12-month is 1.27. EPS for this year is -6.60%, while for the next year its value is 1.47. Sales growth for the current quarter is 1.30 while its EPS Q/Q reached -59.90%. It has an EPS of 49.20% up for past five years and for the next five years will be up 16.00%.

Let’s take a look on the analyst recommendations on VPG for the current month and previous month. For the current month, 2 of 2 analysts recommend stock as Buy while 0 as Sell, 0 as overweight, 0 as underweight and 0 as Hold. As compared with the previous month ratings, 0 analysts participate in stock recommendation. Out of 0, 0 rated it sell, 0 rated it as Buy and 0 as Hold Ratings. On the other hand, target price ranges from $30.00 – $34.00. Average target price for VPG was reached at $32.00.

The insider ownership moved to 1.80% and institutional holding shifted to 85.40%.

The company posted an EPS (TTM) of 1.27. According to the most recent quarter report on Name, Procter & Gamble Company (The) analysts estimated an average EPS of Simon Property Group, Inc., while Washington Prime Group Inc. EPS posted a year ago period. Analyst Estimated EPS for VPG published in the report was $Vanguard Growth ETF – $Vanguard Div Appreciation ETF during the same period.

A brief look on simple moving average (SMA) that determines the market price can impact a market. The SMA for VPG fall -5.04% for period of 200 days. SMA for 50 days was 10.26% which is showing green signal, while SMA-20 was 9.02%.

Let’s take a look on the insider transactions, in which multiple shareholders are showing interest in VPG stock. On Jun 10, Cummins Wes, Director, bought 100,000 trading shares at the cost of $23.50, which valued at 2.35 million. On Jun 10, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C., 10% Owner, sold 650,000 shares at the cost of $23.50, with total shares of 1,243,218. On May 26, Lerner Bruce A., Director, bought 1,000 shares at the cost of 22.76. After this transaction, Lerner Bruce A. total shares reached to 8,380 which valued at 22761.0.