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GNTX [NASD]
Gentex Corporation
Index- P/E10.93 EPS (ttm)1.70 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand273.02M Perf Week-3.42%
Market Cap5.08B Forward P/E10.36 EPS next Y1.80 Insider Trans-10.45% Shs Float267.62M Perf Month-15.82%
Income478.20M PEG0.73 EPS next Q0.42 Inst Own88.20% Short Float5.05% Perf Quarter-16.24%
Sales1.82B P/S2.80 EPS this Y29.00% Inst Trans0.01% Short Ratio6.04 Perf Half Y-15.33%
Book/sh7.07 P/B2.63 EPS next Y8.05% ROA19.20% Target Price22.61 Perf Year-8.99%
Cash/sh1.71 P/C10.87 EPS next 5Y15.00% ROE22.10% 52W Range18.51 - 25.41 Perf YTD-11.12%
Dividend0.44 P/FCF16.29 EPS past 5Y21.30% ROI20.50% 52W High-23.10% Beta1.26
Dividend %2.36% Quick Ratio3.40 Sales past 5Y10.30% Gross Margin38.30% 52W Low5.56% ATR0.60
Employees5481 Current Ratio4.40 Sales Q/Q2.70% Oper. Margin28.50% RSI (14)37.41 Volatility3.45% 2.87%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.01 EPS Q/Q30.20% Profit Margin24.20% Rel Volume4.13 Prev Close18.62
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.00 EarningsOct 19 BMO Payout26.00% Avg Volume2.24M Price19.54
Recom2.80 SMA20-4.67% SMA50-12.21% SMA200-15.07% Volume1,136,534 Change4.94%
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Oct-19-18 09:15AM  Gentex (GNTX) Q3 Earnings Meet Estimates Zacks
08:10AM  Gentex: 3Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
08:00AM  Gentex Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results GlobeNewswire
Oct-18-18 07:30AM  G.research 42nd Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
Oct-16-18 07:41AM  Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX): What We Can Expect From This Growth Stock Simply Wall St.
Oct-12-18 10:30AM  Gentex (GNTX) Q3 Earnings Preview: What to Watch Ahead of the Release Zacks
Oct-03-18 07:35AM  Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Gentex, Arthur J. Gallagher, Global Net Lease, Premier, Portland General Electric, and Briggs & Stratton New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments GlobeNewswire
07:30AM  G.research 42nd Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
Oct-01-18 03:00PM  Gentex Appoints Kathy Starkoff to Board of Directors GlobeNewswire
08:00AM  Gentex Reports Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call GlobeNewswire
Sep-29-18 09:08AM  4 Days Left Before Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) Will Be Trading Ex-Dividend, Simply Wall St.
Sep-17-18 07:00AM  Gentex Announces Additions to Leadership Team; Reorganizes to Support Expanding Product Portfolio and Target New Markets GlobeNewswire
Sep-12-18 07:30AM  G.research 42nd Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
Sep-10-18 09:56AM  Does Gentex Corporations (NASDAQ:GNTX) Recent Track Record Look Strong? Simply Wall St.
Aug-31-18 04:28PM  4 Five-Star Stocks for Warren Buffett's 88th Birthday GuruFocus.com
Aug-29-18 08:00AM  Gentex Announces Third Quarter 2018 Quarterly Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Aug-22-18 08:31AM  Gentex (GNTX) Rides on Product Strategy Despite Expense Woes Zacks
Jul-26-18 09:36AM  Auto Stock Roundup: Q2 Earnings Miss for GM & F, Beat for PCAR & HOG Zacks
07:49AM  A Strong Case for Buying This Beaten Up Auto Stock Motley Fool
Jul-23-18 08:02AM  Gentex's (GNTX) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Miss, Rise Y/Y Zacks
Jul-20-18 08:44AM  Gentex (GNTX) Misses Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates Zacks -5.04%
08:09AM  Gentex: 2Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
07:30AM  Gentex Corporation to Host Earnings Call ACCESSWIRE
Jul-19-18 03:15PM  Gentex's Earnings: A Preview Benzinga
Jul-11-18 07:35AM  Free Pre-Market Technical Recap on LKQ Corp. and Three Additional Auto Parts Stocks ACCESSWIRE
Jul-02-18 08:00AM  Gentex Reports Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call GlobeNewswire
Jun-26-18 07:30AM  Gabelli & Companys 42nd Annual Automotive Aftermarket Symposium Business Wire
Jun-20-18 08:53PM  Should You Buy Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) For Its Dividend? Simply Wall St.
Jun-19-18 07:35AM  New Research Coverage Highlights Sensient Technologies, OraSure Technologies, Gentex, Anixter International, NorthStar Realty Europe, and Great Plains Energy Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018 GlobeNewswire
Jun-14-18 10:00AM  Jaguar Land Rover Honors Gentex for Supplier Excellence GlobeNewswire
Jun-04-18 07:40AM  Initiating Free Research Reports on LKQ Corp. and Three Other Auto Parts Equities ACCESSWIRE
May-25-18 09:02AM  Regulator Orders Daimler (DDAIF) to Recall Mercedes Vans Zacks
May-24-18 01:00PM  Gentex Announces Second Quarter 2018 Quarterly Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
07:48AM  Group 1 Automotive (GPI) Rides on Dealership Expansions Zacks
May-22-18 10:08AM  AutoZone's (AZO) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss Zacks
May-21-18 05:39PM  Is Gentex Corporations (NASDAQ:GNTX) Liquidity Good Enough? Simply Wall St.
May-17-18 10:07AM  Superior Industries Rides On Volumes & UNIWHEELS Buyout Zacks
May-16-18 08:56AM  Tesla to Halt Production Line to Address Model 3 Bottlenecks Zacks
May-15-18 11:00AM  Honda to Invest $30M in Ohio Facilities to Boost Production Zacks
10:23AM  Westport Fuel Systems (WPRT) Gains From HPDI 2.0 Product Zacks
09:01AM  AutoNation Gains From Store Openings, New-Vehicle Sales Hurt Zacks
May-14-18 08:48AM  Westport Fuel (WPRT) Q1 Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates Zacks
May-11-18 09:50AM  Penske Automotive (PAG) Announces 2.9% Hike in Dividend Zacks
09:44AM  New Strong Buy Stocks for May 11th Zacks
May-10-18 08:41AM  Superior Industries' (SUP) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Beat Zacks
May-09-18 10:09AM  Ford's (F) Plan to Exit Sedan Hits Mexican Vehicle Output Zacks
09:38AM  Toyota's (TM) Cost-Cut Initiatives Aid Q4 Earnings Beat Zacks
May-08-18 10:00AM  FCA US Honors Gentex for Supplier Performance GlobeNewswire
May-04-18 10:00AM  Gentex Recognized as 2017 Supplier of the Year by General Motors GlobeNewswire
07:40AM  Free Research Report as Gentex's Sales Rose 3% and EPS Advanced 21% ACCESSWIRE
Apr-26-18 11:00AM  O'Reilly (ORLY) Beats on Q1 Earnings, Meets Sales, Lifts View Zacks
Apr-25-18 08:10AM  Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within MicroStrategy, Marcus & Millichap, Gentex, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, Dave & Buster's Entertainment, and Glatfelter Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence GlobeNewswire
Apr-24-18 09:05AM  Ignore Tesla: Here Are 2 Better Stocks Motley Fool
Apr-20-18 08:05AM  Gentex: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press -7.06%
08:00AM  Gentex Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results GlobeNewswire
07:00AM  Gentex Corporation to Host Earnings Call ACCESSWIRE
Apr-16-18 02:34PM  Does Gentex Corporations (NASDAQ:GNTX) Recent Track Record Look Strong? Simply Wall St.
Apr-11-18 02:29AM  AIX: Gentex seeks broader application for dimmable windows Flightglobal
Apr-06-18 11:57AM  Trump's New Tariff Threats Hit Stocks, As China Marks Holiday Investor's Business Daily
Apr-04-18 03:00PM  Gentex Reports First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call GlobeNewswire
07:40AM  EX-Dividend Schedule: Gentex Raised its Dividend by 10%; Will Trade Ex-Dividend on April 05, 2018 ACCESSWIRE
Mar-30-18 11:03AM  Should Income Investors Buy Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) Before Its Ex-Dividend? Simply Wall St.
Mar-28-18 11:13AM  Big 3 automakers win big after new South Korean trade deal Yahoo Finance Video
Mar-22-18 10:25AM  Toyota (TM) to Gain From Cost-Cut Initiatives, Global Sales Zacks
10:18AM  Winnebago (WGO) Q2 Earnings Lag Estimates, Revenues Top Zacks
Mar-09-18 08:00AM  Gentex Announces Capital Allocation Strategy, Additional Share Repurchase Authorization and 10% Increase in Quarterly Cash Dividend GlobeNewswire
Mar-06-18 06:49AM  Group 1 Automotive (GPI) Rides on Dealership Expansions Zacks
Mar-05-18 08:43AM  Lithia (LAD) Acquires 6 Auto Stores, Adds $900M Revenue Zacks
Feb-27-18 10:00AM  Gentex Announces Executive Promotions GlobeNewswire
Feb-23-18 09:37AM  Magna (MGA) Q4 Earnings & Revenues Drive Past Estimates Zacks
Feb-21-18 03:48PM  Gentex Corp (GNTX) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017 GuruFocus.com
Feb-14-18 07:40AM  Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within NRG Energy, Foot Locker, Campbell Soup, Atossa Genetics, Gentex, and Genworth Financial Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results GlobeNewswire
Feb-12-18 05:53PM  First Pacific Advisors' Top 5 Buys of the 4th Quarter GuruFocus.com
Feb-06-18 05:49PM  What Should Investors Know About Gentex Corporations (NASDAQ:GNTX) Earnings Outlook? Simply Wall St.
07:50AM  Free Post Earnings Research Report: Gentexs Quarterly Revenue Jumped 9%; EPS Soared 48% ACCESSWIRE
Jan-31-18 08:33AM  Autoliv (ALV) Looks Good: Stock Adds 8.1% in Session Zacks
Jan-26-18 03:33PM  Gentex Ends the Year Strong With Accelerating Growth Motley Fool
08:41AM  Gentex beats Street 4Q forecasts Associated Press
08:00AM  Gentex Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2017 Financial Results GlobeNewswire
Jan-25-18 10:17AM  LEA Vs. GNTX: Which Stock is Poised for Better Q4 Earnings? Zacks
Jan-23-18 10:22AM  Gentex to Sponsor the Michigan International Auto Show GlobeNewswire
Jan-12-18 08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Gentex Corp. Markit
Jan-11-18 02:00AM  Fingerprints and Gentex Sign Long-Term Agreement To Bring In-Vehicle Iris Authentication to the Automotive Industry GlobeNewswire +5.44%
Jan-10-18 09:19AM  Penske Automotive to Grow on Buyouts, Dealership Expansion Zacks
08:05AM  Tesla (TSLA) Begins Solar Roof Production at Buffalo Plant Zacks
Jan-09-18 10:30AM  Gentex Announces First Customer for Its Newest Connected Car and Digital Rear Vision Technologies GlobeNewswire
Jan-08-18 10:00AM  Yonomi Launches Yonomi One, a SaaS Solution to Help Companies Integrate Their Products With a Growing Smart Home Ecosystem PR Newswire
10:00AM  Yonomi Closes $5 Million Series A Financing Round Led By Gentex PR Newswire
10:00AM  Gentex Takes Equity Stake in Yonomi to Help Bring Home Automation to the Automotive Industry GlobeNewswire
Jan-05-18 03:00PM  Gentex Corporation Announces Retirement GlobeNewswire
09:27AM  Volkswagen Partners Aurora Innovation for Self-Driving Cars Zacks
08:30AM  Gentex Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 and Year-End Earnings Release Date and Conference Call GlobeNewswire
08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Gentex Corp. Markit
Jan-04-18 07:24AM  Penske Automotive (PAG) Completes Buyout of The Car People Zacks
Jan-02-18 10:02AM  Toyota (TM) Hits 52-Week High: What's Driving the Stock? Zacks
10:00AM  Gentex to Demonstrate New Connected Car, Biometrics and Digital Rear Vision Technologies at CES 2018 GlobeNewswire
Dec-15-17 05:29PM  Peter Lynch Checklist Identifies 4 Good Companies GuruFocus.com
Dec-14-17 10:30AM  Rinspeeds Snap Concept Vehicle Features New Gentex Technologies GlobeNewswire
Dec-11-17 08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Gentex Corp. Markit
Dec-08-17 08:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Gentex Corp. Markit
Gentex Corporation provides automatic-dimming and non-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. It designs, develops, manufactures, and markets 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. The company also provides photoelectric smoke detectors and alarms, audible and visual signaling alarms, electrochemical carbon monoxide detectors and alarms, and bells and speakers for use in fire detection systems in office buildings, hotels, and other commercial and residential establishments. Gentex Corporation 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. The company was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Zeeland, Michigan.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
Boehm NeilChief Technology OfficerSep 28Buy18.241832834,413Oct 01 01:26 PM
Downing Steven RPresident and CEOSep 28Buy18.241372,49998,043Oct 01 01:26 PM
Boehm NeilChief Technology OfficerSep 27Sale21.504,00085,99934,395Oct 01 01:26 PM
Downing Steven RPresident and CEOSep 27Sale21.5018,000386,99697,906Oct 01 01:26 PM
Nash Kevin CChief Financial OfficerSep 27Sale21.506,000128,99932,732Oct 01 11:10 AM
Schaum Richard ODirectorAug 02Buy22.995,000114,9509,000Aug 06 05:15 PM
MULDER JOHN ADirectorJun 19Sale25.005,000125,01531,304Jun 21 05:11 PM
SOTOK FREDERICK ADirectorMay 02Option Exercise15.744,00062,96031,696May 03 08:16 AM
SOTOK FREDERICK ADirectorMay 02Sale22.924,00091,66527,696May 03 08:16 AM
BAUER FREDChairman of the Board & CEOMar 12Option Exercise15.37231,5733,559,1035,761,301Mar 13 02:57 PM
BAUER FREDChairman of the Board & CEOMar 12Sale23.36231,5735,409,6155,529,728Mar 13 02:57 PM
BAUER FREDChairman of the Board & CEOMar 09Option Exercise10.93714,6277,809,8416,244,355Mar 13 02:57 PM
BAUER FREDChairman of the Board & CEOMar 09Sale23.32714,62716,663,0295,529,728Mar 13 02:57 PM
Matthews Joseph E IVVice President PurchasingMar 01Option Exercise14.701,06015,58222,180Mar 02 07:25 AM
Matthews Joseph E IVVice President PurchasingMar 01Sale22.511,06023,86021,120Mar 02 07:25 AM
Ryan Scott PGeneral CounselJan 31Option Exercise16.427,220118,51621,329Feb 01 11:19 AM
Ryan Scott PGeneral CounselJan 31Sale23.667,220170,82314,109Feb 01 11:19 AM
Nash Kevin CChief Accounting OfficerJan 30Option Exercise13.577,874106,83838,606Jan 31 04:47 PM
Wallace James HDirectorJan 30Option Exercise10.5612,000126,72029,400Jan 31 04:47 PM
Wallace James HDirectorJan 30Sale23.4012,000280,77617,400Jan 31 04:47 PM
Nash Kevin CChief Accounting OfficerJan 30Sale23.407,874184,28230,732Jan 31 04:47 PM
MULDER JOHN ADirectorJan 29Option Exercise15.0226,000390,46062,304Jan 31 04:46 PM
GOODE GARY FDirectorJan 29Option Exercise5.5512,00066,54028,000Jan 31 04:46 PM
Hoekstra PeterDirectorJan 29Option Exercise15.1547,000711,88047,000Jan 31 05:09 PM
Hoekstra PeterDirectorJan 29Sale23.5347,0001,105,6750Jan 31 05:09 PM
GOODE GARY FDirectorJan 29Sale23.4112,000280,96816,000Jan 31 04:46 PM
MULDER JOHN ADirectorJan 29Sale23.5126,000611,34136,304Jan 31 04:46 PM