Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning, MarketBeat Ratings reports. They currently have a $20.00 price objective on the semiconductor company’s stock, down from their prior price objective of $23.00.

VSH has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Thursday, December 28th. Citigroup lifted their price target on Vishay Intertechnology from $16.00 to $19.00 and gave the company a sell rating in a report on Friday, October 27th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $22.00.

Vishay Intertechnology (VSH) opened at $17.65 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 3.44, a current ratio of 3.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44. The stock has a market capitalization of $2,653.40, a price-to-earnings ratio of -80.22, a P/E/G ratio of 2.35 and a beta of 1.21. Vishay Intertechnology has a 1-year low of $15.40 and a 1-year high of $23.85.

Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 6th. The semiconductor company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.39 by ($0.02). Vishay Intertechnology had a negative net margin of 0.78% and a positive return on equity of 14.07%. The business had revenue of $674.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $677.51 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.18 EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 18.2% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts anticipate that Vishay Intertechnology will post 1.57 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. BlackRock Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 5.1% during the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 15,748,874 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $326,788,000 after buying an additional 763,800 shares in the last quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group grew its holdings in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 11.5% during the third quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 7,205,858 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $134,750,000 after buying an additional 744,701 shares in the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP grew its holdings in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 6.8% during the third quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 6,818,471 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $128,187,000 after buying an additional 435,749 shares in the last quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 3.5% during the third quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 4,987,610 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $93,767,000 after buying an additional 166,653 shares in the last quarter. Finally, State Street Corp grew its holdings in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 6.5% during the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 4,824,475 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $80,084,000 after buying an additional 295,455 shares in the last quarter.

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Vishay Intertechnology Company Profile

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc is a global manufacturer and supplier of discrete semiconductors and passive components. The Company operates through five product segments: MOSFETs, Diodes, Optoelectronic Components, Resistors & Inductors and Capacitors. MOSFETs segment offers low-voltage TrenchFET MOSFETs and high-voltage MOSFETs.

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