KEMET (Stock Symbol: KEM)
KEM- Stock Profile
|Stock Ticker (Symbol):||KEM|
|Traded Exchange:||New York Stock Exchange|
|Average Traded Price:||$5.61|
|Average Daily Traded Volume:||174,100|
|Started to Trade on:||Friday, July 01, 2011|
KEMET Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells capacitors worldwide. Its products include tantalum, multilayer ceramic, film, electrolytic, paper, and solid aluminum capacitors. It offers its products for use in audio systems, tire pressure monitoring systems, power train electronics, instrumentation, airbag systems, anti-lock braking and stability systems, electric drive vehicles, electronic engine controls, air conditioning controls, and security systems in the automotive industry; copiers, point-of-sale terminals, and fax machines in the business equipment industry; and cellular phones, telephones, switching equipment, relays, base stations, and wireless infrastructure in communications industry. The company also provides capacitors for use in personal computers, workstations, mainframes, computer peripheral equipment, power supplies, disk drives, printers, and local area networks in the computer-related industry; electronic controls, measurement equipment, instrumentation, solar and wind energy generation, and medical electronics in the industrial sector; DVD players, MP3 players, game consoles, LCD televisions, global positioning systems, and digital still cameras in the consumer sector; avionics, radar, guidance systems, and satellite communications in the military/aerospace industry; and tidal generation systems and electric drive vehicles in the alternative energy industry. It sells its products to electronics original equipment manufacturers, electronics manufacturing services providers, and electronics distributors. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Simpsonville, South Carolina.