Knowles Cor Stock Today

KN Stock  USD 18.30  0.34  1.82%   


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Odds Of Distress

Less than 4

Very Low
Knowles Cor is selling at 18.30 as of the 21st of July 2024; that is 1.82% down since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's open price was 18.64. Knowles Cor has only four percent chance of going through some form of financial distress over the next 2 years and had a good performance during the last 90 days. Equity ratings for Knowles Cor are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 21st of June 2024 and ending today, the 21st of July 2024. Click here to learn more.
Business Domain
Technology Hardware & Equipment
IPO Date
14th of February 2014
Information Technology
Knowles Corporation offers micro-acoustic microphones and balanced armature speakers, audio solutions, high performance capacitors, and radio frequency products for the consumer electronics, medtech, defense, electric vehicle, industrial, and communications markets. The company has 89.74 M outstanding shares of which 1.19 M shares are now sold short in the market by investors with about 1.72 days to cover all shorted shares. More on Knowles Cor

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Knowles Stock Highlights

ESG Sustainability
CEOJeffrey Niew
Thematic IdeaRecreation (View all Themes)
Old NameNatixis S.A
Business ConcentrationElectronic Equipment, Instruments & Components, Technology Hardware & Equipment, Information Technology, NYSE Composite, SP Small-Cap 600, Recreation, Information Technology, Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components, Communication Equipment, Technology (View all Sectors)
Average Analyst Recommendation
Financial Strength
Current ValueLast YearChange From Last Year 10 Year Trend
Asset Turnover0.590.4837
Fairly Up
Pretty Stable
Gross Profit Margin0.280.3655
Way Down
Very volatile
Non Current Liabilities Total212.6 M264.1 M
Significantly Down
Slightly volatile
Total Cash From Operating Activities102.2 M122.7 M
Significantly Down
Slightly volatile
Debt Levels
Knowles Cor can leverage the use of borrowed funds to amplify returns from an investment. In general, analyzing the relationship between debt to total assets helps investors to understand Knowles Cor's financial leverage. It provides some insight into what part of Knowles Cor's total assets is financed by creditors.
Knowles Cor reports 284.5 M of total liabilities with total debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 0.08, which may suggest the company is not taking enough advantage from financial leverage. Knowles Cor has a current ratio of 2.81, indicating that it is in good position to pay out its debt commitments in time. Note however, debt could still be an excellent tool for Knowles to invest in growth at high rates of return.

Other Cashflows From Financing Activities

(5.89 Million)
Knowles Cor (KN) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in 1151 Maplewood Drive, Itasca, IL, United States, 60143 and employs 7,100 people. Knowles Cor is listed under Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components category by Fama And French industry classification. The company currently falls under 'Mid-Cap' category with a market capitalization of 1.64 B. Knowles Cor is active under Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components sector as part of Information Technology industry. The entity has 89.74 M outstanding shares of which 1.19 M shares are now sold short in the market by investors with about 1.72 days to cover all shorted shares. Knowles Cor reports about 48.2 M in cash with 122.7 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.46.
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Ownership Allocation
Knowles Cor maintains a total of 89.74 Million outstanding shares. The majority of Knowles Cor outstanding shares are owned by institutional investors. These third-party entities are usually referred to as non-private investors looking to shop for positions in Knowles Cor to benefit from reduced commissions. Consequently, institutional holders are subject to a different set of regulations than regular investors in Knowles Cor. Please pay attention to any change in the institutional holdings of Knowles Cor as this could imply that something significant has changed or is about to change at the company. Also note that almost eight hundred ninety-seven thousand four hundred fourty-three invesors are currently shorting Knowles Cor expressing very little confidence in its future performance.
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Knowles Stock Institutional Holders

InstituionRecorded OnShares
T. Rowe Price Investment Management,inc.2024-03-31
1.9 M
Goldman Sachs Group Inc2024-03-31
1.6 M
Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc2024-03-31
1.2 M
Ameriprise Financial Inc2024-03-31
1.1 M
Northern Trust Corp2024-03-31
947.7 K
Morgan Stanley - Brokerage Accounts2024-03-31
943.8 K
Bank Of New York Mellon Corp2024-03-31
856.3 K
Royce & Associates, Lp2024-03-31
799.2 K
Allspring Global Investments Holdings, Llc2024-03-31
746.4 K
Blackrock Inc2024-03-31
14.4 M
Vanguard Group Inc2024-03-31
12 M
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Knowles Cor Historical Income Statement

At this time, Knowles Cor's EBITDA is very stable compared to the past year. As of the 21st of July 2024, Cost Of Revenue is likely to grow to about 480.8 M, while Interest Expense is likely to drop about 5.1 M. View More Fundamentals

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Knowles Cor Corporate Directors

Ye LiIndependent DirectorProfile
Hermann EulIndependent DirectorProfile
Keith BarnesIndependent DirectorProfile
Ronald JankovIndependent DirectorProfile

Additional Information and Resources on Investing in Knowles Stock

When determining whether Knowles Cor offers a strong return on investment in its stock, a comprehensive analysis is essential. The process typically begins with a thorough review of Knowles Cor's financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements, to assess its financial health. Key financial ratios are used to gauge profitability, efficiency, and growth potential of Knowles Cor Stock. Outlined below are crucial reports that will aid in making a well-informed decision on Knowles Cor Stock:
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Is Electronic Equipment, Instruments & Components space expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Knowles Cor. If investors know Knowles will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Knowles Cor listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
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The market value of Knowles Cor is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Knowles that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Knowles Cor's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Knowles Cor's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Knowles Cor's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Knowles Cor's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Knowles Cor's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine if Knowles Cor is a good investment by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Knowles Cor's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.