Sentiment for Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE)
Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) institutional sentiment increased to 1.53 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.55, from 0.98 in 2018Q3. The ratio is positive, as 52 funds opened new or increased holdings, while 34 sold and decreased their stock positions in Kimball Electronics. The funds in our partner’s database now own: 14.27 million shares, down from 14.74 million shares in 2018Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Kimball Electronics in their top 10 holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 27 Increased: 31 New Position: 21.
Kimball Electronics, Inc., a contract electronic manufacturing services company, engages in producing durable electronics for the automotive, medical, industrial, and public safety markets primarily in the United States, China, Mexico, Poland, Romania, and Thailand. The company has market cap of $424.06 million. The Company’s engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain services include design services; rapid prototyping and new product introduction support; production and testing of printed circuit board assemblies; industrialization and automation of manufacturing processes; product design and process validation and qualification; reliability testing; assembly, production, and packaging of other related non-electronic products; supply chain services; and product life cycle management services. It has a 15.41 P/E ratio.
The stock increased 0.67% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $16.6. About 152,991 shares traded or 86.62% up from the average. Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE) has declined 11.10% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.47% the S&P500.
Kestrel Investment Management Corp holds 1.1% of its portfolio in Kimball Electronics, Inc. for 141,350 shares. Walthausen & Co. Llc owns 304,115 shares or 0.65% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Morgan Dempsey Capital Management Llc has 0.3% invested in the company for 43,561 shares. The New York-based Donald Smith & Co. Inc. has invested 0.25% in the stock. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc., a Minnesota-based fund reported 170,000 shares.
More notable recent Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “China’s Largest Online Travel Agency Ctrip Lays Solid Foundation for Global Expansion, Through Partnership with Workday Human Capital Management – Nasdaq” on December 17, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Tencent-backed Chinese movie-ticketing app Maoyan makes weak HK debut – Nasdaq” published on February 04, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “Kimball Electronics, Inc. Reports Record Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Results – GlobeNewswire” on May 02, 2018. More interesting news about Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Syros to Present New Preclinical Data on Its Selective CDK7 Inhibitors, SY-1365 and SY-5609, at AACR Annual Meeting – Business Wire” published on February 27, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s (DRNA) CEO Douglas Fambrough on Q4 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 12, 2019.