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AVX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and supplies various passive electronic components, interconnect devices, and related products for use in electronic devices to store, filter, or regulate electric energy. The company operates through three segments: Passive Components, Kyocera Electronic Devices (KED Resale), and Interconnect. The Passive Components segment offers surface mount and leaded ceramic capacitors, RF thick and thin film components, surface mount and leaded tantalum capacitors, surface mount and leaded film capacitors, ceramic and film power capacitors, super capacitors, bolt in and surface mount EMI filters, thick and thin film packages of multiple passive integrated components, varistors, thermistors, inductors, and resistive products. The KED Resale segment distributes and sells ceramic capacitors, frequency control devices, SAW devices, sensor products, RF modules, actuators, acoustic devices, and connectors produced by Kyocera. The Interconnect segment is involved in manufacturing and reselling electronic connectors and interconnect systems for use in various industries. The company markets its products through its direct sales force and independent manufacturers’ representatives to multi-national original equipment manufacturers, independent electronic component distributors, and electronic manufacturing service providers. It serves various industries, such as telecommunications, information technology hardware, automotive electronics, medical devices and instrumentation, industrial instrumentation, transportation, energy harvesting, defense and aerospace electronic systems, and consumer electronics industries worldwide. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Fountain Inn, South Carolina. AVX Corporation is a subsidiary of Kyocera Corporation.

10,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/1/14
Founded in 1972

avx corp (AVX) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Member ...
Total Annual Compensation: $964.5K
Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Corp...
Total Annual Compensation: $376.4K
Vice President and President of Kyocera Elect...
Total Annual Compensation: $308.4K
Chief Technology Officer and Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $342.7K
Vice President of Sales
Total Annual Compensation: $334.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

avx corp (AVX) Key Developments

AVX Corp. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2014; Provides Tax Rate Guidance for the Year 2015

AVX Corp. announced unaudited consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $350.589 million against $369.379 million a year ago. and backlog improved during the quarter, but the improvement came late in June and some orders were placed for longer-term delivery. Profit from operations was $55.553 million against $39.235 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $56.271 million against $40.082 million a year ago. Net income was $40.771 million or $0.24 per diluted share against $27.657 million or $0.16 per diluted share a year ago. The company generated approximately $78 million of cash flow from operations in the quarter as a result of higher net income, lower capital spending and favorable changes in working capital. The company spent $7 million for facility improvements, and equipment. The company expects that it still looking tax rate at around 30% for the year 2015.

AVX Corporation Declares Dividend for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2014, Payable on August 22, 2014

The Board of Directors of AVX Corporation declared dividend of $0.095 per common share for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. The dividend will be paid to shareholders of record on August 8, 2014 and will be disbursed on August 22, 2014.

AVX Corp. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Jul 29, 2014

AVX Corp. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results Pre-Market on Jul 29, 2014


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