News headlines about Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ:VICR) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vicor Corporation earned a news sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the electronics maker an impact score of 46.482303180267 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of Vicor Corporation (VICR) opened at 23.65 on Thursday. Vicor Corporation has a 52-week low of $11.35 and a 52-week high of $25.65. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $20.51 and its 200 day moving average price is $18.57. The company’s market capitalization is $928.33 million.
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ:VICR) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The electronics maker reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter. Vicor Corporation had a negative return on equity of 1.35% and a negative net margin of 0.84%. The firm had revenue of $57.71 million during the quarter. On average, equities analysts forecast that Vicor Corporation will post $0.25 earnings per share for the current year.
Separately, BidaskClub raised Vicor Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, July 24th.
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In other Vicor Corporation news, Director Barry Kelleher sold 4,324 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.77, for a total value of $81,161.48. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 3,499 shares in the company, valued at approximately $65,676.23. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director H Allen Henderson sold 4,300 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $17.53, for a total transaction of $75,379.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 4,519 shares in the company, valued at $79,218.07. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 18,300 shares of company stock worth $335,648 over the last 90 days. Insiders own 38.90% of the company’s stock.
Vicor Corporation Company Profile
Vicor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets modular power components and power systems for converting, regulating and controlling electric current. The Company’s segments include Brick Business Unit (BBU), VI Chip and Picor. The BBU segment designs, develops, manufactures and markets modular direct current-direct current converters and configurable products, and also includes the entities comprising Vicor Custom Power, and the BBU operations of Vicor Japan Company, Ltd.
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