Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (NYSE:VSH) by 3.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 4,306,677 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 126,910 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd. owned 2.93% of Vishay Intertechnology worth $53,360,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in VSH. BlackRock Group LTD raised its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 22.6% in the first quarter. BlackRock Group LTD now owns 90,841 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,109,000 after buying an additional 16,762 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp raised its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 0.6% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 4,443,285 shares of the company’s stock worth $54,251,000 after buying an additional 26,400 shares during the last quarter. UBS Group AG raised its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 298.4% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 112,769 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,378,000 after buying an additional 84,460 shares during the last quarter. A.R.T. Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology during the first quarter worth approximately $695,000. Finally, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY raised its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 2.2% in the first quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY now owns 213,898 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,612,000 after buying an additional 4,634 shares during the last quarter.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH)

Vishay Intertechnology Inc. (NYSE:VSH) traded down 2.30% on Friday, hitting $14.90. The stock had a trading volume of 1,889,045 shares. The company’s market capitalization is $2.18 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average of $14.05 and a 200 day moving average of $13.32. Vishay Intertechnology Inc. has a 12-month low of $9.96 and a 12-month high of $15.35.

Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 7th. The company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.01. Vishay Intertechnology had a negative net margin of 1.74% and a positive return on equity of 7.29%. The business earned $592 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $591.68 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.17 earnings per share. The company’s revenue was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts expect that Vishay Intertechnology Inc. will post $0.89 earnings per share for the current year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 8th will be given a dividend of $0.0625 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 6th. This represents a $0.25 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.68%. Vishay Intertechnology’s dividend payout ratio is currently -89.28%.

VSH has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Vishay Intertechnology from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, July 29th. Argus restated a “buy” rating on shares of Vishay Intertechnology in a research report on Wednesday, August 10th. Stifel Nicolaus lowered Vishay Intertechnology from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $15.00 price target on the stock. in a research report on Wednesday, November 9th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 9th.

Vishay Intertechnology Company Profile

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc is a global manufacturer and supplier of discrete semiconductors and passive components. The Company operates through five segments. The MOSFETs segment offers low-voltage TrenchFET MOSFETs and high-voltage MOSFETs. The Diodes segment’s products include rectifiers, small signal diodes, protection diodes, thyristors/silicon-controlled rectifiers (SCRs) and power modules.

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