Vishay Precision Group Inc. (NYSE:VPG) major shareholder Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 26,100 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 11th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.78 per share, with a total value of $411,858.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s shares are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, October 7th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 13,904 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.90 per share, with a total value of $221,073.60.
  • On Thursday, September 29th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 9,595 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.91 per share, with a total value of $152,656.45.
  • On Monday, September 26th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 2,723 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.73 per share, with a total value of $42,832.79.
  • On Tuesday, September 27th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 4,423 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.79 per share, with a total value of $69,839.17.
  • On Friday, September 23rd, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 20,382 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.81 per share, with a total value of $322,239.42.
  • On Wednesday, September 21st, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 10,040 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.72 per share, with a total value of $157,828.80.
  • On Wednesday, August 24th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 154 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $15.11 per share, with a total value of $2,326.94.
  • On Friday, August 19th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 83,500 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $14.69 per share, with a total value of $1,226,615.00.
  • On Wednesday, August 17th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 44,867 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $14.46 per share, with a total value of $648,776.82.
  • On Friday, August 12th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. bought 21,112 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $13.88 per share, with a total value of $293,034.56.

Shares of Vishay Precision Group Inc. (NYSE:VPG) opened at 15.68 on Monday. Vishay Precision Group Inc. has a 12-month low of $10.27 and a 12-month high of $16.32. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $15.69 and a 200 day moving average price of $14.41. The firm’s market cap is $206.85 million.

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.05. The company earned $58 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $59.51 million. Vishay Precision Group had a negative net margin of 5.63% and a positive return on equity of 4.89%. The business’s revenue was down 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.13 EPS. On average, analysts forecast that Vishay Precision Group Inc. will post $0.51 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Panagora Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Vishay Precision Group by 602.3% in the second quarter. Panagora Asset Management Inc. now owns 8,336 shares of the company’s stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 7,149 shares during the period. AXA raised its stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group by 14.9% in the first quarter. AXA now owns 18,390 shares of the company’s stock worth $258,000 after buying an additional 2,390 shares in the last quarter. Eagle Global Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group during the second quarter worth $366,000. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group by 0.6% in the second quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 34,031 shares of the company’s stock worth $457,000 after buying an additional 214 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Strs Ohio raised its stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group by 33.0% in the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 43,100 shares of the company’s stock worth $578,000 after buying an additional 10,700 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 84.64% of the company’s stock.

VPG has been the subject of several recent research reports. B. Riley reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $22.00 price target on shares of Vishay Precision Group in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Zacks Investment Research cut Vishay Precision Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 12th.

About Vishay Precision Group

Vishay Precision Group, Inc (VPG) is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of sensors and sensor-based measurement systems, as well as specialty resistors and strain gages. The Company operates through three business segments: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems.

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