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Last €13.50 EUR
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As of 4:03 AM 09/1/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

gentex corp (GTX) Snapshot

Open
€13.53
Previous Close
€13.69
Day High
€13.55
Day Low
€13.32
52 Week High
03/20/15 - €17.35
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - €10.31
Market Cap
4.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
51.8
EPS TTM
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Shares Outstanding
292.9M
EX-Date
10/5/15
P/E TM
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Dividend
€0.34
Dividend Yield
2.08%
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Gentex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and electronics for the automotive industry; dimmable aircraft windows for the aviation industry; and commercial smoke alarms and signaling devices for the fire protection industry worldwide. The company offers automotive products, including interior and exterior electrochromic automatic-dimming rearview mirrors; automotive electronics; and interior and exterior non-automatic-dimming rearview mirrors with electronic features for automotive passenger cars, light trucks, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles, and vans for original equipment manufacturers, tier one automotive mirror manufacturers, and various aftermarket and accessory customers. It also provides photoelectric smoke detectors and alarms, photoelectric smoke detectors and visual signaling alarms, photoelectric smoke detectors and electrochemical carbon monoxide alarms, electrochemical carbon monoxide detectors and alarms, audible and visual signaling alarms, and bells and speakers for use in fire detection systems in office buildings, hotels, and other commercial establishments, as well as in residential applications. The company sells its fire protection products directly, as well as through sales managers and manufacturer representative organizations to fire protection and security product distributors, electrical wholesale houses, and original equipment manufacturers of fire protection systems. Gentex Corporation was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan.

4,196 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/23/15
Founded in 1974

gentex corp (GTX) Top Compensated Officers

Founder, Executive Chairman and Chief Executi...
Total Annual Compensation: $615.6K
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $309.8K
Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $248.7K
Chief Accounting Officer and Vice President o...
Total Annual Compensation: $218.8K
Vice President of Purchasing
Total Annual Compensation: $185.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

gentex corp (GTX) Key Developments

Gentex Corp. Presents at J.P. Morgan Auto Conference, Aug-11-2015 02:15 PM

Gentex Corp. Presents at J.P. Morgan Auto Conference, Aug-11-2015 02:15 PM. Venue: J.P. Morgan, 383 Madison Avenue, New York City, New York, United States. Speakers: Steven R. Downing, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President and Treasurer.

Gentex Corporation Announces Unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015; Revised Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

Gentex Corporation announced unaudited consolidated financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. For the second quarter of 2015, the company reported net sales of $379.3 million, which was an increase of 12% compared to net sales of $338.4 million in the second quarter of 2014. The company's continued growth in sales has been accomplished despite worldwide light vehicle production that declined 1% in the second quarter of 2015 in the company's primary markets versus the second quarter of 2014, in addition to foreign currency fluctuations that accounted for approximately 1% of revenue headwind during the second quarter of 2015. Operating income increased 8% to $108.1 million, when compared to operating income of $99.8 million for the second quarter of 2014. Adjusted operating income increased 12% to $112,095, compared to $99,835 for the second quarter of 2014. Net income decreased 3% to $74.6 million compared with net income of $76.7 million in the second quarter of 2014. Adjusted net income increased by 12% to $77,232 compared to adjusted net income of $68,922 for the second quarter of 2014. Earnings per diluted share were $0.25, compared with earnings per diluted share of $0.26 in the second quarter of 2014, which reflects the December 31, 2014 stock split, effected in the form of a 100% stock dividend. The reported earnings per diluted share for the second quarter of 2015 decreased 4% on a quarter over quarter basis, however adjusted earnings per diluted share for the second quarter of 2015 were up 11% to $0.260 compared to adjusted earnings per diluted share of $0.235 for the second quarter 2014. Income from operations was $108.13 million compared to $99.835 million a year ago. Cash flow from operations for the second quarter of 2015 increased to $83.9 million from $44.4 million in the second quarter of 2014, primarily due to changes in working capital. Capital expenditures for the second quarter were $18.4 million compared with $13.8 million in the second quarter of 2014. For the six months, the company reported net sales of $748.195 million compared to $674.176 million a year ago. Income from operations was $215.841 million compared to $197.012 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $218.868 million compared to $207.314 million a year ago. Net income was $151.741 million or $0.51 per diluted share compared to $145.292 million or $0.50 per diluted share a year ago. Year-to-date cash flow from operations increased to $191.8 million from $142.1 million in the prior year, primarily due to increases in net income and changes in working capital. Capital expenditures were $33.6 million compared with $30.2 million through 6 months in 2014. The company revised earnings guidance for the year 2015. The company revised its net sales guidance from $1.47 - $1.54 billion to $1.52 - $1.55 billion, gross margin guidance from 38.5% - 39.5% to 38.5% - 39.0%, tax rate guidance from 31.5% - 32.5% to 31.5% - 32.0%, capital expenditure guidance in the range of $95 - $105 million, depreciation & amortization in the range of $85 - $90 million.

Gentex Corp. to Report Q2, 2015 Results on Jul 23, 2015

Gentex Corp. announced that they will report Q2, 2015 results at 10:30 AM, US Eastern Standard Time on Jul 23, 2015

 

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