Media headlines about Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vishay Precision Group earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the scientific and technical instruments company an impact score of 45.6386655735942 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Several brokerages recently weighed in on VPG. ValuEngine raised shares of Vishay Precision Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, November 30th. B. Riley upped their target price on shares of Vishay Precision Group from $23.00 to $31.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 8th. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Vishay Precision Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 24th.

Vishay Precision Group (VPG) opened at $26.05 on Tuesday. Vishay Precision Group has a 1-year low of $15.10 and a 1-year high of $28.60. The company has a market cap of $344.24, a PE ratio of 25.64, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.38 and a beta of 0.92. The company has a current ratio of 3.92, a quick ratio of 2.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.16.

Vishay Precision Group (NYSE:VPG) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 7th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.01. Vishay Precision Group had a net margin of 5.35% and a return on equity of 7.52%. The business had revenue of $62.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $60.88 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.21 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 15.3% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts forecast that Vishay Precision Group will post 1.04 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Vishay Precision Group Company Profile

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.

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