Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.03, MarketWatch Earnings reports. Vishay Precision Group had a return on equity of 6.41% and a net margin of 5.52%. Vishay Precision Group updated its Q2 2021 guidance to – EPS.
NYSE VPG traded down $0.59 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $33.26. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 691 shares, compared to its average volume of 54,982. The stock has a market capitalization of $452.67 million, a PE ratio of 31.30, a P/E/G ratio of 2.41 and a beta of 1.46. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16, a current ratio of 4.62 and a quick ratio of 3.20. The firm has a fifty day moving average of $31.59 and a 200 day moving average of $31.40. Vishay Precision Group has a one year low of $19.39 and a one year high of $37.08.
A number of research analysts have recently commented on VPG shares. B. Riley upped their price target on Vishay Precision Group from $34.00 to $41.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 11th. TheStreet cut Vishay Precision Group from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 23rd. Finally, Colliers Securities reissued a “buy” rating and set a $43.00 price objective on shares of Vishay Precision Group in a report on Monday, March 8th.
Vishay Precision Group, Inc designs, manufactures, and markets sensors, sensor-based measurement systems, specialty resistors, and strain gages in the United States, Israel, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, Asia, and Canada. It operates through three segments: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems.
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