Institutional Investor Sentiment About Avx Corp (NYSE:AVX) Up

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Sentiment for Avx Corp (NYSE:AVX)

Avx Corp (NYSE:AVX) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.15 in 2018 Q2. Its down -0.05, from 1.2 in 2018Q1. The ratio worsened, as 60 institutional investors started new and increased stock positions, while 52 reduced and sold equity positions in Avx Corp. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now own: 40.75 million shares, down from 40.96 million shares in 2018Q1. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Avx Corp in their top 10 stock positions increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 16 Reduced: 36 Increased: 44 New Position: 16.

AVX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, makes and supplies various passive electronic components, interconnect devices, and related products worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.66 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Passive Components, Kyocera Electronic Devices , and Interconnect. It has a 39.82 P/E ratio. The Passive Components segment primarily offers surface mount and leaded ceramic capacitors, RF thick and thin film components, surface mount and leaded tantalum capacitors, surface mount and leaded film capacitors, ceramic and film power capacitors, super capacitors, EMI filters, thick and thin film packages of multiple passive integrated components, varistors, thermistors, inductors, and resistive products.

The stock decreased 0.82% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $15.77. About 289,332 shares traded. AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) has risen 12.61% since December 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.01% the S&P500.

Analysts await AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) to report earnings on January, 24. They expect $0.35 earnings per share, up 59.09 % or $0.13 from last year’s $0.22 per share. AVX’s profit will be $59.08 million for 11.26 P/E if the $0.35 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual earnings per share reported by AVX Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -18.60 % negative EPS growth.

Jolley Asset Management Llc holds 2.99% of its portfolio in AVX Corporation for 284,591 shares. Semper Augustus Investments Group Llc owns 101,758 shares or 1% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Sensato Investors Llc has 0.74% invested in the company for 306,342 shares. The Connecticut-based Zebra Capital Management Llc has invested 0.51% in the stock. Regal Investment Advisors Llc, a Michigan-based fund reported 100,674 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 sales for $2.02 million activity.

More notable recent AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “AVX to Present & Exhibit at the 2018 Components for Military & Space Electronics Conference & Exhibition – GlobeNewswire” on April 16, 2018, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “AVX is Exhibiting at electronica 2018 NYSE:AVX – GlobeNewswire” published on November 08, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “AVX is Showcasing its Extended Portfolio of High-Performance Microwave & RF Solutions at IMS 2018 – GlobeNewswire” on May 17, 2018. More interesting news about AVX Corporation (NYSE:AVX) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “AVX to Showcase its Innovative Technology in an Upcoming “Success” Television Production – GlobeNewswire” published on October 18, 2018 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “MARKETS: Why hedge funds are refusing to cut their fees any further – Yahoo Finance” with publication date: September 19, 2018.

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