Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC increased its holdings in shares of Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO) by 12.1% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 313,139 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after acquiring an additional 33,694 shares during the period. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC owned approximately 0.08% of Kyocera Corporation worth $18,247,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the stock. Aperio Group LLC boosted its stake in Kyocera Corporation by 28.7% during the second quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 182,091 shares of the electronics maker’s stock worth $10,610,000 after acquiring an additional 40,565 shares in the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its stake in Kyocera Corporation by 7.0% during the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 67,969 shares of the electronics maker’s stock worth $3,815,000 after acquiring an additional 4,475 shares in the last quarter. Highland Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Kyocera Corporation by 3.8% during the second quarter. Highland Capital Management LLC now owns 64,204 shares of the electronics maker’s stock worth $3,741,000 after acquiring an additional 2,330 shares in the last quarter. Morgan Stanley boosted its stake in Kyocera Corporation by 345.0% during the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 42,306 shares of the electronics maker’s stock worth $2,375,000 after acquiring an additional 32,800 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Capstone Asset Management Co. boosted its stake in Kyocera Corporation by 2.5% during the second quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 40,355 shares of the electronics maker’s stock worth $2,351,000 after acquiring an additional 970 shares in the last quarter. 0.54% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

KYO has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Kyocera Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $71.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Wednesday. Mizuho raised shares of Kyocera Corporation from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 13th. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Kyocera Corporation from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st.

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Kyocera Corporation (KYO) opened at 63.14 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $61.54 and a 200 day moving average of $58.77. The company has a market cap of $23.22 billion, a P/E ratio of 20.71 and a beta of 0.54. Kyocera Corporation has a 52 week low of $46.98 and a 52 week high of $63.29.

Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 28th. The electronics maker reported $0.86 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.61 by $0.25. Kyocera Corporation had a net margin of 8.34% and a return on equity of 4.96%. The business had revenue of $3.11 billion for the quarter. On average, analysts expect that Kyocera Corporation will post $2.18 earnings per share for the current year.

Kyocera Corporation Company Profile

Kyocera Corporation is engaged in various fields, from fine ceramic components to electronic devices, equipment, services and networks. The Company operates through seven segments: Fine Ceramic Parts Group, Semiconductor Parts Group, Applied Ceramic Products Group, Electronic Device Group, Telecommunications Equipment Group, Information Equipment Group and Others.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO)

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