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Knowles Corporation (KN)

NYSE: KN · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
19.60 0.57 (3.00%)
Oct 15, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap1.80B
Revenue (ttm)849.80M
Net Income (ttm)65.30M
Shares Out92.49M
EPS (ttm)0.68
PE Ratio28.70
Forward PE12.33
Dividendn/a
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
Volume1,502,092
Open19.27
Previous Close19.03
Day's Range19.10 - 19.65
52-Week Range14.03 - 22.11
Beta1.37
AnalystsBuy
Price Target24.83 (+26.7%)
Est. Earnings DateOct 28, 2021

About KN

Knowles Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells micro-acoustic, audio processing, and precision device solutions for the mobile consumer electronics, communications, medtech, defense, electric vehicle, and industrial markets. It operates in two segments, Audio and Precision Devices (PD). The Audio segment designs and manufactures audio products, including microphones, balanced armature speakers, and audio processors used in applications that serve the mobile, ear, and Internet of Things markets. The PD segment designs and delivers capacito...

IndustryElectronic Equipment, Instruments & Components
Founded1946
CEOJeffrey Niew
Employees7,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolKN
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, KN's revenue was $764.30 million, a decrease of -10.59% compared to the previous year's $854.80 million. Earnings were $6.60 million, a decrease of -86.56%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 8 analysts, the average rating for KN stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 24.83, which is an increase of 26.68% from the latest price.

Price Target
$24.83
(26.68% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Knowles (KN) Introduces Development Kit for Voice Integration

Knowles' (KN) avant-garde solutions enable voice recognition in a cost-effective and easy-to-use manner.

3 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

What Makes Knowles (KN) an Enticing Investment Bet Now?

Proprietary manufacturing techniques and global scale of operations have facilitated Knowles (KN) to fine tune its business with the evolving customer demands and invest in high-value solutions.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles Mourns the Death of Board Member Ronald Jankov

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN) today announced with great sadness the recent passing of Ronald Jankov, a member of the company's board of directors. "We are deeply saddene...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Knowles Launches Raspberry Pi Development Kit to Enable Voice Integration for New IoT Applications and Industries

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones and speakers, audio processing, and precision device solutions, ...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

KN vs. VCRA: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

KN vs. VCRA: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Other symbols:VCRA
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

KN vs. VCRA: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

KN vs. VCRA: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Other symbols:VCRA
1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles (KN) Down 0.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Knowles (KN) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Inherent Growth Drivers Make Knowles (KN) a Solid Bet Now

The transformation from an acoustic component supplier to an audio solutions provider has enabled Knowles (KN) to migrate to higher-value solutions and increase content per device.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles Continues its Commitment to Gender Diversity in Engineering

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones and speakers, audio processing, and precision device solutions, ...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Knowles Releases AI-Enabled TWS Development Kit with Premium Features

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones and speakers, audio processing, and precision device solutions, ...

2 months ago - Business Wire

KN vs. VCRA: Which Stock Should Value Investors Buy Now?

KN vs. VCRA: Which Stock Is the Better Value Option?

Other symbols:VCRA
2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles (KN) Beats Earnings and Revenue Estimates in Q2

Knowles' (KN) second-quarter 2021 results reflect strong demand across its Audio and Precision Devices segments.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles (KN) Tops Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Knowles (KN) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 19.23% and 2.25%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles: Q2 Earnings Insights

Shares of Knowles (NYSE: KN) rose 1.9% in after-market trading after the company reported Q2 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share increased 3200.00% over the past year to $0.31, which beat the ...

2 months ago - Benzinga

Knowles Reports Q2 2021 Financial Results and Provides Outlook for Q3 2021

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $KN #earnings--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones, speakers, audio processing, and precision dev...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Knowles (KN) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Knowles (KN) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles to Release Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results on July 28, 2021

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $KN #earnings--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones, speakers, audio processing, and precision dev...

3 months ago - Business Wire

U.S. International Trade Commission Judge Rules in Favor of Knowles in Trade Secret Theft Case Against Bellsing

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $KN--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones and speakers, audio processing, and precision device sol...

3 months ago - Business Wire

AIStorm and Knowles Sign Agreement to Collaborate on Audio Solutions for the Edge

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AIStorm technical partnership announcement with Knowles Corp. for AI-in-Sensor real-time audio processing TWS MEMS

4 months ago - Business Wire

Knowles (KN) Powers Voice Control in Smart Home Appliances

The solution from Knowles (KN) enables OEMs and ODMs to develop smart electrical gadgets and appliances by combining voice-activated control and far-field speech recognition capabilities to capitalize o...

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles Releases New Development Kit to Bring Voice Control to Smart Home Appliances

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones and speakers, audio processing, and precision device solutions, ...

4 months ago - Business Wire

Knowles (KN) Q1 Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates, Rise Y/Y

Knowles' (KN) first-quarter 2021 results reflect solid MEMS microphone demand across multiple end markets and improved trends in the Hearing Health business.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles (KN) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates

Knowles (KN) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 16.00% and 0.49%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Knowles Reports Q1 2021 Financial Results and Provides Outlook for Q2 2021

ITASCA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $KN #earnings--Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global provider of advanced micro-acoustic microphones, speakers, audio processing, and precision dev...

5 months ago - Business Wire

Knowles (KN) Unveils Two High-Quality Automotive Microphones

Built on the AEC-Q100/103 qualification standards set by the Automotive Electronics Council, the microphones from Knowles (KN) offer superior voice call quality and innovative audio features for improve...

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research