Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) by 4.1% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 27,533 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,080 shares during the quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC’s holdings in Vishay Intertechnology were worth $586,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of VSH. Huntington National Bank acquired a new position in Vishay Intertechnology during the fourth quarter worth about $32,000. Camelot Portfolios LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology during the 4th quarter worth approximately $205,000. Measured Wealth Private Client Group LLC purchased a new position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology during the 4th quarter worth approximately $224,000. Pflug Koory LLC raised its position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology by 13.5% during the 4th quarter. Pflug Koory LLC now owns 65,310 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $1,390,000 after purchasing an additional 7,760 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Squarepoint Ops LLC acquired a new position in shares of Vishay Intertechnology during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $3,167,000. 85.81% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of VSH stock opened at $21.00 on Tuesday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $21.53 and a 200 day moving average price of $18.54. Vishay Intertechnology has a twelve month low of $14.36 and a twelve month high of $23.25. The company has a market capitalization of $3.04 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.14 and a beta of 1.55. The company has a current ratio of 3.52, a quick ratio of 2.59 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.39.

Vishay Intertechnology (NYSE:VSH) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 29th. The semiconductor company reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $628.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $622.71 million. Vishay Intertechnology had a net margin of 8.90% and a return on equity of 17.23%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 19.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.60 EPS. As a group, research analysts predict that Vishay Intertechnology will post 1.32 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of research firms recently issued reports on VSH. ValuEngine lowered Vishay Intertechnology from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, December 20th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Vishay Intertechnology from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating and set a $21.00 price target for the company. in a research report on Sunday, November 3rd. Finally, Bank of America cut Vishay Intertechnology from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and set a $17.00 price target for the company. in a report on Wednesday, November 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $18.33.

In other news, Director Michael J. Cody acquired 2,000 shares of Vishay Intertechnology stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 25th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $19.40 per share, with a total value of $38,800.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now owns 11,162 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $216,542.80. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, Director Ziv Shoshani sold 30,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.85, for a total transaction of $625,500.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 42,030 shares in the company, valued at approximately $876,325.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 8.07% of the company’s stock.

Vishay Intertechnology Profile

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc manufactures and supplies discrete semiconductors and passive components in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistors (MOSFETs) segment offers low- and medium-voltage TrenchFET MOSFETs, high-voltage planar MOSFETs, high voltage super junction MOSFETs, power integrated circuits, and integrated function power devices.

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

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