KEMET Corporation (KEM) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Jul-28-2016. The company said it had a profit of $0.06 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.01. Analysts had a consensus of $0.05. The company posted revenue of $184.90 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $183.13 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.01 EPS.
KEMET Corporation closed down -0.24 points or -6.65% at $3.37 with 1,60,009 shares getting traded on Thursday. Post opening the session at $3.51, the shares hit an intraday low of $3.31 and an intraday high of $3.57 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Thursday session in Red.
In a different news, on Feb 3, 2016, William M Jr Lowe (CFO) purchased 10,000 shares at $1.51 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 26, 2015, Joseph Vincent Borruso (director) purchased 5,000 shares at $1.64 per share price. On Aug 13, 2015, Robert G Paul (director) purchased 5,000 shares at $1.99 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
KEMET Corporation (KEMET) is a global manufacturer of passive electronic capacitors. The Company operates in two segments: Solid Capacitors and Film and Electrolytic. The Solid Capacitors segment operates in nine manufacturing sites in the United States Mexico and China. The Solid Capacitors segment primarily produces tantalum aluminum polymer and ceramic capacitors which are sold globally. Solid Capacitors also produces tantalum powder used in the production of tantalum capacitors. Film and Electrolytic segment operates 13 manufacturing sites throughout Europe Asia Mexico and the United States and produces film paper and electrolytic capacitors which are sold globally. It offers products to a range of customers including computing telecommunications consumer medical military automotive and general industries among others.