Kemet Corp Institutional Investor Sentiment Increased in 2019 Q1

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Sentiment for Kemet Corp (NYSE:KEM)

Kemet Corp (NYSE:KEM) institutional sentiment increased to 1.5 in 2019 Q1. Its up 0.18, from 1.32 in 2018Q4. The ratio improved, as 99 active investment managers increased or started new stock positions, while 66 reduced and sold their equity positions in Kemet Corp. The active investment managers in our partner’s database now possess: 44.68 million shares, down from 46.16 million shares in 2018Q4. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Kemet Corp in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 3 to 3 for the same number . Sold All: 22 Reduced: 44 Increased: 70 New Position: 29.

KEMET Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, makes and sells passive electronic components under the KEMET brand worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.05 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Solid Capacitors, and Film and Electrolytic. It has a 5.18 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include tantalum, multilayer ceramic, film, electrolytic, paper, and solid aluminum capacitors, as well as EMI filters.

The stock increased 0.61% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $18.13. About 545,900 shares traded. KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) has declined 19.32% since July 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.75% the S&P500.

Analysts await KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) to report earnings on July, 24. They expect $0.69 EPS, up 38.00 % or $0.19 from last year’s $0.5 per share. KEM’s profit will be $40.04 million for 6.57 P/E if the $0.69 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.01 actual EPS reported by KEMET Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -31.68 % negative EPS growth.

Apis Capital Advisors Llc holds 6.96% of its portfolio in KEMET Corporation for 340,000 shares. Nokomis Capital L.L.C. owns 1.36 million shares or 5.77% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Zpr Investment Management has 2.3% invested in the company for 68,885 shares. The New York-based Daruma Capital Management Llc has invested 2.03% in the stock. Brant Point Investment Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 468,770 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 buying transaction, and 3 sales for $542,410 activity.

More notable recent KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Building A Bulletproof Portfolio Around Johnson & Johnson – Seeking Alpha” on June 19, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “KEMET Corporation: Too Cheap To Ignore – Seeking Alpha” published on April 22, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Stocks To Watch: Prime Day And FAANGs Out In DC – Seeking Alpha” on July 13, 2019. More interesting news about KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Is KEMET Corporation’s (NYSE:KEM) ROE Of 32% Impressive? – Yahoo Finance” published on July 10, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Wall Street Brunch – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: June 09, 2019.

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