Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG) Q4 2018 Sentiment Change

Sentiment for Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG)

Vishay Precision Group Inc (NYSE:VPG) institutional sentiment increased to 1.4 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.16, from 1.24 in 2018Q3. The ratio improved, as 63 funds increased and started new holdings, while 45 sold and trimmed holdings in Vishay Precision Group Inc. The funds in our partner’s database now have: 10.12 million shares, up from 9.97 million shares in 2018Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Vishay Precision Group Inc in their top 10 holdings was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . Sold All: 11 Reduced: 34 Increased: 41 New Position: 22.

Vishay Precision Group, Inc. designs, makes, and markets sensors, sensor measurement systems, specialty resistors, and strain gages in Asia, the United States, Israel, Europe, the United Kingdom, and Canada. The company has market cap of $468.64 million. It operates through three divisions: Foil Technology Products, Force Sensors, and Weighing and Control Systems. It has a 19.87 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s products include foil resistors, foil strain gages, transducers, load cells, weighing modules, data acquisition systems, weighing and control systems, PhotoStress products, and sensors that convert mechanical inputs into an electronic signal for display, processing, interpretation, or control by its instrumentation and systems products.

The stock increased 0.49% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $34.78. About 135,285 shares traded or 156.44% up from the average. Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) has risen 15.83% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.46% the S&P500.

Analysts await Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $0.54 EPS, up 45.95 % or $0.17 from last year’s $0.37 per share. VPG’s profit will be $7.28 million for 16.10 P/E if the $0.54 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.54 actual EPS reported by Vishay Precision Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00 % EPS growth.

Nokomis Capital L.L.C. holds 16.13% of its portfolio in Vishay Precision Group, Inc. for 1.94 million shares. Harvey Partners Llc owns 165,833 shares or 12.61% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc has 1.11% invested in the company for 247,040 shares. The New York-based Shufro Rose & Co Llc has invested 0.6% in the stock. Piermont Capital Management Inc., a Missouri-based fund reported 23,592 shares.

More notable recent Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Vishay Precision Group’s (VPG) CEO Ziv Shoshani on Q4 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” on February 21, 2018, also Businesswire.com with their article: “Micro-Measurements Introduces Moisture-Resistant Protective Coating for Maximum Strain Gage Sensor Stability – Business Wire” published on November 12, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Vishay Precision Group (VPG) Presents At 2017 Marcum Microcap Conference – Slideshow – Seeking Alpha” on June 16, 2017. More interesting news about Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “VPG Onboard Weighing Launches New VanWeigh® Axle Overload Monitoring System for Light Commercial Vehicles – Business Wire” published on March 04, 2019 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “New VPG Transducers W Series Provides Enhanced Flexibility and Security – Business Wire” with publication date: October 18, 2018.

Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (NYSE:VPG) Institutional Positions Chart

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