Susquehanna International Group LLP acquired a new stake in shares of Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 16,735 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock, valued at approximately $290,000. Susquehanna International Group LLP owned 0.13% of Vishay Precision Group as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of VPG. American International Group Inc. grew its holdings in Vishay Precision Group by 7.0% during the first quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 7,440 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $118,000 after purchasing an additional 484 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its holdings in Vishay Precision Group by 10.4% during the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 8,435 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $146,000 after purchasing an additional 794 shares during the period. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC acquired a new position in Vishay Precision Group during the second quarter valued at approximately $187,000. Citigroup Inc. grew its holdings in Vishay Precision Group by 40.7% during the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 11,309 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $195,000 after purchasing an additional 3,272 shares during the period. Finally, Hancock Holding Co. acquired a new position in Vishay Precision Group during the second quarter valued at approximately $204,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 86.47% of the company’s stock.

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A number of brokerages recently issued reports on VPG. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 price objective on shares of Vishay Precision Group in a report on Monday, August 7th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Vishay Precision Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 6th. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded shares of Vishay Precision Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 24th.

Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (VPG) opened at 24.35 on Tuesday. Vishay Precision Group, Inc. has a 12-month low of $15.10 and a 12-month high of $24.80. The firm has a market cap of $323.64 million, a PE ratio of 33.77 and a beta of 0.93. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $22.84 and a 200 day moving average of $18.88.

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 8th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $62.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $60.19 million. Vishay Precision Group had a net margin of 4.16% and a return on equity of 7.25%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.15 EPS. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Vishay Precision Group, Inc. will post $0.92 EPS for the current fiscal year.

About Vishay Precision Group

Vishay Precision Group, Inc (VPG) is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of sensors and sensor-based measurement systems, as well as specialty resistors and strain gages. The Company operates through three business segments: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG)

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