AVX Corporation

AVX is a leading worldwide manufacturer and supplier of a broad line of passive electronic components and Interconnects.

AVX enjoys significant competitive advantages including the benefit of having research, manufacturing, and customer support facilities in 12 countries around the world. This assures customers of the most efficient balance of delivery and production capability in response to their just-in-time inventory requirements. With major research and development centers in five locations around the world, AVX has fostered customer relationships involving the design and technology for new and advanced products to fulfill their special end product requirements. 

We serve a broad range of markets including: computer, telecommunications infrastructure, cellular, industrial, automotive, consumer, military and medical sectors. In automotive, we are contributing toward new technologies for safety, engine control, infotainment and chassis control. In medical, AVX Advanced Products are critical for implantable devices that regulate and stimulate the heart, bring sound to the hearing-impaired and sight to those with vision problems. AVX research and development has anticipated and adapted products that help fuel the explosive growth in communications technology.

Company Growth (employees)
Fountain Inn, US
Size (employees)
10,200 (est)-1%
AVX Corporation was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Fountain Inn, US

AVX Corporation Office Locations

AVX Corporation has offices in Fountain Inn, Detroit, Minneapolis, Greenville and in 1 other location
Fountain Inn, US (HQ)
1 Avx Blvd

AVX Corporation Data and Metrics

AVX Corporation Financial Metrics

AVX Corporation's revenue was reported to be $1.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 12% decrease from the previous period.
$, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.2 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

289.1 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

101.5 m

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

2.7 b

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

454.2 m
AVX Corporation's current market capitalization is $2.7 b.
$, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.4 b1.4 b1.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.2 b1 b906.5 m

Gross profit

278.8 m328.6 m289.1 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Interest income

4.9 m4.6 m5 m

Pre tax profit

163.4 m218.6 m132.2 m

Net Income

127 m225.9 m101.5 m
$, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


460.7 m381.6 m454.2 m


550.5 m535.9 m484.3 m

Current Assets

1.8 b1.7 b1.7 b


235.7 m199.8 m218 m


213.1 m213.1 m213.1 m

Total Assets

2.4 b2.5 b2.4 b

Current Liabilities

161.9 m266.3 m180.3 m

Non-Current Liabilities

175.4 m60.7 m52.4 m

Total Liabilities

337.3 m327.1 m232.7 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

351.7 m353 m354.2 m

Retained Earnings

1.8 b1.9 b2 b

Total Equity

2 b2.1 b2.2 b

Financial Leverage

1.2 x1.2 x1.1 x
$, USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

127 m225.9 m101.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

50.2 m42.2 m39 m

Accounts Receivable

(7.6 m)18.8 m20.6 m


9.8 m(3 m)55.5 m

Accounts Payable

(169.5 m)115.4 m(77.5 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(70.6 m)197.6 m166.4 m

Purchases of PP&E

(26.8 m)(26.6 m)(48.1 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

110.1 m(204.1 m)(14.7 m)

Dividends Paid

(60.3 m)(67.3 m)(70.5 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(66.1 m)(68.3 m)(79.9 m)

Income Taxes Paid

1.2 m3.3 m(591 k)
$, USDY, 2016


115 k

Financial Leverage

1.1 x

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