Knowles Profile

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Purchase by Didier Hirsch of 2000 shares of Knowles

Knowles Corporation insider trading alert for perchase of common stock by Didier Hirsch, the corporate stakeholder, on February 13, 2018. This event was filed by Knowles Corp with SEC on 2018-02-13. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   

Knowles Summary

Knowles Corporation (KN) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in ILLINOIS, U.S.A and employs 7,900 people. Knowles is listed under Recreation category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap' category with market capitalization of 1.3 B. Knowles Corporation is active under Technology sector as part of Recreation industry. This company has 89.49 M outstanding shares of which 10.82 M shares are now sold short in the market by investors with about 11.9 days to cover all shorted shares. Knowles Corporati reports about 111.7 M in cash with 95.7 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 1.25.
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Top Holders

Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Franklin Resources IncCommon Shares11.7 M171.4 M
Shapiro Capital Management LlcCommon Shares10.5 M154.6 M
Camden Asset Management L PDebt41.6 M46.2 M
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Knowles Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions to the mobile consumer electronics, industrial, defense, aerospace medical, and telecommunications markets worldwide. Knowles Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Itasca, Illinois. Knowles operates under Communication Equipment classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange exchange. It employs 7900 people. more
Fama & French Recreation
Fama & French Classification
NameKnowles Corporation
CEO and President and DirectorJeffrey NiewAll Leadership
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
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InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
Business Address1151 Maplewood Drive
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number01587523.0
Contact Number630 250 5100
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


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Knowles Earnings Estimates
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Quarterly Estimate0.05April 24, 2017
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Knowles Corporate Directors
Robert Cremin Independent Director, MBA
Donald Macleod Independent Director, Ph.D
Ronald Jankov Independent Director