Research Report for: Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN)


Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) will report its next earnings on Apr 24 – Apr 28 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.35/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.32/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 9.4%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Knowles Corporation and for the current quarter 9 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.11/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.1/share and a High Estimate of $0.12/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 8 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Knowles Corporation as 191.79 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Knowles Corporation is 188.4 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 204.5 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 185.3 Million.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for KN to be 37.5%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 15.4%. For the next 5 years, Knowles Corporation is expecting Growth of 15% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 2.37% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Knowles Corporation, where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 0 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 9 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Knowles Corporation might touch $23 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $19.56 and $16 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Knowles Corporation got Upgrade on 12-Jan-17 where investment firm Susquehanna Upgrade the stock from Negative to Neutral.

Knowles Corporation closed its last trading session at $19.32 with the loss of -1.66%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 1.67 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $19.82 and 52-week low of $11.18. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 2.24% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 7.7% and 24.42% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Feb 21, 2017 and 52-Week Low on Feb 26, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.43 and Average Volume (3 months) is 748.61 million. Knowles Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 89.2 and Forward P/E ratio of 15.86.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -2.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -4.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 2.7%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Knowles Corporation currently shows a Weekly Performance of -2.16%, where Monthly Performance is 5.56%, Quarterly performance is 16.28%, 6 Months performance is 32.4% and yearly performance percentage is 69.04%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 13.7%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.48% and Monthly Volatility of 2.58%.