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Gentex Corp (GNTX.OQ)

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Gentex announces quarterly cash dividend & additional share buyback authorization
Wednesday, 23 Aug 2017 07:30am EDT 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - Gentex Corp :Gentex announces quarterly cash dividend and additional share repurchase authorization.Gentex Corp - ‍board of directors authorized purchase of an additional 15 million shares of its common stock​.Board of directors authorized purchase of an additional 15 million shares of its common stock..  Full Article

Gentex appoints Steve Downing as CFO
Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 09:30am EDT 

Aug 22 (Reuters) - Gentex Corp :Gentex Corporation announces officer promotion.Gentex Corp - announced promotion of Steve Downing to president, chief operating officer, interim chief financial office.  Full Article

Gentex reports Q2 EPS $0.31
Friday, 21 Jul 2017 08:00am EDT 

July 21 (Reuters) - Gentex Corp :Gentex reports second quarter 2017 financial results.Q2 earnings per share $0.31.Q2 earnings per share view $0.32 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sees FY 2017 revenue up 6 to 10 percent.Q2 sales $443.1 million versus I/B/E/S view $446.2 million.Sees 2017 calendar year net sales $1.79 billion - $1.83 billion.Expects revenues in H2 of calendar year 2017 to increase between 6 pct and 10 pct when compared with 3rd, 4th quarters of calendar year 2016.Company is making no changes to its previously announced revenue estimates for calendar year 2018.Sees 2017 gross margin 38.5 percent to 39.0 percent.  Full Article

Gentex Corp announces increase in quarterly cash dividend
Thursday, 18 May 2017 05:00pm EDT 

May 18 (Reuters) - Gentex Corp :Gentex announces increase in quarterly cash dividend.Increases quarterly cash dividend by 11 percent to $0.10 per share.  Full Article

Gentex reports Q4 earnings per share $1.19
Friday, 27 Jan 2017 08:00am EST 

Gentex Corp : Gentex reports fourth quarter and year end 2016 financial results . Q4 earnings per share $1.19 . Q4 earnings per share view $0.32 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q4 sales $419.9 million versus I/B/E/S view $443.3 million . Sees 2017 capital expenditures $115 - $130 million . Gentex Corp sees 2017 gross margin 39.0 pct - 40.0 pct . Currently expects 2018 revenue growth of approximately 6 - 10 pct above 2017 revenue estimates . Gentex Corp sees 2017 revenue $1.78 billion - $1.85 billion . FY2017 earnings per share view $1.32, revenue view $1.84 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Gentex Corp - as of December 31, 2016, company has 6.7 million shares remaining available for repurchase in plan.  Full Article

Gentex Corp reports Q2 earnings per share of $0.30
Friday, 22 Jul 2016 08:00am EDT 

Gentex Corp : Gentex reports second quarter 2016 financial results . Q2 earnings per share $0.30 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.29 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 sales $423.8 million versus I/B/E/S view $417 million . Company intends to continue to repurchase additional shares of its common stock in future depending on macroeconomic issues . Sees 2016 net sales in the range $1.68 bln - $1.72 bln . 2016 forecast for total light vehicle production of 52.60 million . Q2 gross margin improved to 39.4% from 38.4% . Sees 2016 gross margin in the range 39 pct-39.5 pct .FY2016 revenue view $1.69 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Gentex hikes quarterly cash dividend to 9 cents per share
Thursday, 19 May 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Gentex Corp : Gentex Corp says board of directors approved an increase in its quarterly cash dividend to $0.09 per share .Gentex announces increase in quarterly cash dividend rate.  Full Article

Gentex Corp gives FY 2016 and FY 2017 revenue guidance
Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 08:00am EST 

Gentex Corp:Expects FY 2016 revenue in the range of $1.64 - $1.72 billion.Expects 2017 revenue growth, over and above foregoing FY 2016 revenue estimates of about 6% - 10%.  Full Article

Gentex Corp announces quarterly cash dividend
Friday, 4 Dec 2015 11:15am EST 

Gentex Corp:Declares quarterly cash dividend of $0.085 (8.5 cents) per share that will be payable Jan. 20, 2016, to shareholders of record of the common stock at the close of business on Jan. 7, 2016.  Full Article

BRIEF-Gentex announces quarterly cash dividend & additional share buyback authorization

* Gentex announces quarterly cash dividend and additional share repurchase authorization