Gerald Paul Unloads 50,000 Shares of Vishay Intertechnology Stock (VSH)
Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) CEO Gerald Paul unloaded 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $16.07, for a total value of $803,500.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 277,612 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,461,225. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link.
Shares of Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) traded up 0.50% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $15.95. The stock had a trading volume of 1,236,289 shares. Vishay Intertechnology has a one year low of $11.93 and a one year high of $15.98. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $15.14 and its 200-day moving average is $14.73. The company has a market cap of $2.352 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.47.
Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 29th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $642.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $644.50 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.21 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Vishay Intertechnology will post $1.02 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, September 18th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 26th.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc (NYSE:VSH) is a global manufacturer and supplier of discrete semiconductors and passive components.
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