Vishay Precision Group Inc. (NYSE:VPG) major shareholder Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 8,551 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock in a transaction on Friday, November 4th. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.70 per share, for a total transaction of $134,250.70. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Major shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

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

  • On Tuesday, November 8th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 16,504 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.86 per share, for a total transaction of $261,753.44.
  • On Wednesday, November 2nd, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 12,728 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.59 per share, for a total transaction of $198,429.52.
  • On Friday, October 28th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 1,800 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.58 per share, for a total transaction of $28,044.00.
  • On Thursday, October 27th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 2,600 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.58 per share, for a total transaction of $40,508.00.
  • On Monday, October 24th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 5,095 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.55 per share, for a total transaction of $79,227.25.
  • On Tuesday, October 25th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. purchased 8,832 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $15.55 per share, for a total transaction of $137,337.60.
  • On Friday, October 21st, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. acquired 8,983 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $15.57 per share, with a total value of $139,865.31.
  • On Tuesday, October 11th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. acquired 26,100 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $15.78 per share, with a total value of $411,858.00.
  • On Friday, October 7th, Nokomis Capital, L.L.C. acquired 13,904 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was acquired 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. acquired 9,595 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $15.91 per share, with a total value of $152,656.45.

Vishay Precision Group Inc. (NYSE:VPG) opened at 17.30 on Thursday. The stock’s market capitalization is $228.22 million. The company’s 50 day moving average is $15.82 and its 200-day moving average is $14.52. Vishay Precision Group Inc. has a 1-year low of $10.27 and a 1-year high of $17.30.

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 8th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.06. Vishay Precision Group had a negative net margin of 4.39% and a positive return on equity of 5.25%. The firm had revenue of $54.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $59.51 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.18 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. 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)

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Panagora Asset Management Inc. increased its stake 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 worth $112,000 after buying an additional 7,149 shares during the period. AXA increased 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 during the period. Eagle Global Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group during the second quarter worth about $366,000. California State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group by 0.8% in the third quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 25,573 shares of the company’s stock worth $410,000 after buying an additional 200 shares during the period. Finally, Nationwide Fund Advisors increased 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 during the period. 83.59% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

VPG has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Vishay Precision Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, August 12th. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $21.50 price objective on shares of Vishay Precision Group in a research note on Wednesday.

Vishay Precision Group Company Profile

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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