Amphenol Corp (NYSE:APH) Short interest fell by -14.96% - Currently Trading Down

Cornelia Mascio
Novembre 14, 2017

(NYSE:APH) by 5.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC.

As of the end of the quarter Amalgamated Bank had bought 766 shares growing its position 2.2%. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan's holdings in Amphenol Corporation were worth $3,128,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in Amphenol Corporation by 2.6% in the 2nd quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 2,663,455 shares of the electronics maker's stock valued at $196,616,000 after purchasing an additional 928,733 shares during the last quarter. "LLC Has $64.07 Million Stake in Amphenol Corporation (APH)" was originally posted by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. The stock was sold at an average price of $79.70, for a total value of $1,195,500.00. Acrospire Investment Management LLC acquired a new stake in Amphenol Corporation in the second quarter valued at approximately $148,000. Twin Capital Management Inc now holds 8,940 shares worth $757,000. Cribstone Capital Management LLC now owns 1,900 shares of the electronics maker's stock valued at $161,000 after acquiring an additional 1,050 shares during the last quarter.

Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the company. The shares were sold on October 31st for a price of $86.13.

Equity analyst Wells Fargo & Company updated its forecast on APH by announcing an initial rating of "Outperform". Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $95.00 target price (up from $80.00) on shares of Amphenol Corporation in a research note on Thursday, October 5th. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides if their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". The consensus recommendation rating is a Moderate Buy.

The company is so far trading down from yesterday's close of 88.21. 1,359,100 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,128,188. Days to cover decreased -2.0 to 3.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.01% as of October 31.

Amphenol Corp. has a 1-year low of $44.50 and a 1-year high of $68.80.

Amphenol Corp's P/E ratio is 28.17 and the market cap is 26.93B.

Amphenol Corporation (APH) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 11 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 25.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 13.4 percent. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $3.13 with 305.34M shares presently outstanding. The firm had revenue of $1.84 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.74 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.73 earnings per share.

A number of analysts offered their Estimated Earnings analysis for Amphenol Corporation (APH) for the current quarter.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 10th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 15th. Amphenol Corp.'s dividend payout ratio is 22.49%. Finally, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System increased its position in Amphenol Corporation by 0.5% during the second quarter. If you are reading this piece on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of worldwide copyright legislation. The legal version of this article can be read at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/11/14/amphenol-corporation-aph-price-target-raised-to-85-00.html.

In related news, CFO Craig A. Lampo sold 15,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.35, for a total value of $4,546,832.80. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 40,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,188,000. Book value refers to the total amount a firm would be worth if it liquidated its assets and paid back all its liabilities.

A lot of insight can be gained about how a company is performing financially by looking at its insiders' buying and selling activity. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Amphenol Corporation (Amphenol), launched on December 19, 1986, is a designer, manufacturer and marketer of electrical, electronic and fiber optic connectors, interconnect systems, antennas, sensors and sensor- based products, and coaxial and specialty cable. The Company operates through two segments: Interconnect Products and Assemblies, and Cable Products and Solutions.

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