Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG) CEO Ziv Shoshani sold 1,990 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.90, for a total transaction of $89,351.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 103,082 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $4,628,381.80. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Ziv Shoshani also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, August 27th, Ziv Shoshani sold 21,161 shares of Vishay Precision Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $44.87, for a total transaction of $949,494.07.

Vishay Precision Group stock opened at $43.05 on Friday. Vishay Precision Group Inc has a one year low of $20.50 and a one year high of $45.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.13, a current ratio of 4.10 and a quick ratio of 2.79. The stock has a market cap of $594.88 million, a PE ratio of 37.76, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.14 and a beta of 0.95.

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 7th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.13. Vishay Precision Group had a net margin of 7.66% and a return on equity of 10.93%. The company had revenue of $74.23 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $73.53 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.29 EPS. sell-side analysts expect that Vishay Precision Group Inc will post 1.94 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on VPG shares. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $53.00 price objective (up from $40.00) on shares of Vishay Precision Group in a research note on Monday, August 6th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Vishay Precision Group from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 8th.

Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vishay Precision Group during the 4th quarter worth about $132,000. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group in the 2nd quarter valued at about $203,000. Victory Capital Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group in the 1st quarter valued at about $219,000. Sawgrass Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group in the 2nd quarter valued at about $221,000. Finally, JBF Capital Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group in the 2nd quarter valued at about $229,000. Institutional investors own 80.09% of the company’s stock.

Vishay Precision Group Company Profile

Vishay Precision Group, Inc designs, manufactures, and markets sensors, sensor-based measurement systems, specialty resistors, and strain gages in Asia, the United States, Israel, Europe, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It operates through three segments: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems.

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