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Vicor director Barry Kelleher sells 22 November 2017

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Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Barry Kelleher sold 10,000 shares worth $US226,274 on November 21. The selling price was $US22.63.

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Barry Kelleher (Reported Selling; trailing 12 months)
MonthNo. of SharesPrice, USDValue, USD
November 02, 20174,02221.7187,326
Nov '1715,40022.39344,837
September 05, 201767619.3613,089
Aug '179,32418.75174,825
Jun '176,65619.69131,084
May '178,37118.0150,708
Dec '1610,00015.6156,039
November 08, 201610,00012.78127,808
Total64,44918.41,185,716

Original news release

Source: SEC

SECTION 1 BIOGRAPHY BARRY KELLEHER, DIRECTOR

Mr. Kelleher retired from the Corporation effective December 31, 2016 after 23 years of service but continues to serve as a Director following his retirement as an employee. Until his retirement, Mr. Kelleher had served as the President of the Corporation's Brick Business Unit since 2006. Mr. Kelleher previously served as Senior Vice President, Global Operations, and General Manager of the Corporation's Brick Business Unit (from 2005 to 2006), Senior Vice President, Global Operations (from 1999 to 2005), and Senior Vice President, International Operations (from 1993 to 1999). From 1981 until joining the Corporation in 1993, Mr. Kelleher was employed by Computer Products Inc., a manufacturer of power conversion products, where he held the position of Corporate Vice President and President of the Power Conversion Group. He received B.Eng. and M.B.A. degrees from University College Cork and University College Dublin, respectively.

Mr. Kelleher's qualifications to serve on our Board include his long-standing tenure as a senior executive in the power conversion industry, his prior leadership role in the Corporation, and his considerable experience in power industry sales and operations management.

SECTION 2 VICOR CORPORATION PRICE PERFORMANCE SCORECARD (NASDAQ:VICR):

+ Vicor Corporation is placed 314/2,199 in the BSS News Bites ranking of price performance of NASDAQ stocks in the past year, a percentile ranking of 85.

2.1 Moving Annual Return (Trailing 12 months):

Based on a dynamic start date of 5 years ago, the Moving Annual Return has been positive in 4 of the last 5 years. An investment in VICR a year ago would have produced a return of 54.5%

VICRCloseAnnual Return %
Last Traded Nov 21$US22.9554.5
1 Year ago$US14.8561.8
2 Years ago$US9.18-21.9
3 Years ago$US11.7524.1
4 Years ago$US9.4769.4

Close 5 years ago $US5.59.

2.2 Present Value of $US1000 invested in the past

The present value of $US1000 invested a year ago is $US1,588

PV$10001-week1-month1-year
VICR.NASDAQ1,0889961,588
NASDAQ-100 Index1,0141,0241,313

2.3 Trailing Price Change %

1-Year price change of 58.8% for Vicor outperformed the change of 32.7% in the NASDAQ-100 Index for a relative price change of 26.1%.

Price Change %1-Month3-Month1-Year
VICR-0.433.858.8
Electronics sector6.921.643.1
NASDAQ-100 Index4.410.232.7

SECTION 3 VICOR CORPORATION FINANCIALS AND GROWTH PERFORMANCE SCORECARD (NASDAQ:VICR):

3.1 Key Financials (All figures percent)

Return on Equity has improved from -17.0% in 2013 to -4.8% in 2016, Operating Margin has improved from -10.3% in 2013 to -3.0% in 2016 and Revenue Growth has improved from -9.2% in 2013 to -9.1% in 2016.

VICRRevenue GrowthOperating MarginROE
2016-9.1-3-4.8
2015-2.7-0.1-0.1
201413.6-6.4-10.9
2013-9.2-10.3-17

3.2 Revenue and Net Profit

In the last 3 years Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) averaged 0.2% for Total Revenue.

DescriptionAnnual ($US M)3-year Avg ($US M)3-year CAGR %
Total Revenue200.3215.60.2

CAGR = Compound Annual Growth Rate

3.3 Performance (All figures in %)

EBITDA Margin 3-year average is -0.3% and Return on Equity 3-year average is -5.2%.

DescriptionAnnual3-year Avg
EBITDA Margin-3.0-0.3
Operating Profit Margin-3.0-3.2
Net Profit Margin-3.1-3.1
Return on Equity-4.8-5.2
Return on Assets-4.1-4.3
Return on Capital Employed-4.6-5.2

3.4 High Performance Indicators:

DescriptionValueRank In NASDAQ Market
Total Debt to Equity0.002In Top 2%
Price Change %4.3In Top 8%
3-mo Price Change %33.82In Top Quartile
Relative Price Change % (1 Year)26.1In Top Quartile
Price/MAP2001.22In Top Quartile

SECTION 4 VICOR CORPORATION MARKET POSITION AND GLOBAL RANK (NASDAQ:VICR):

4.1 Market Position

Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ:VICR), NASDAQ's 16th largest Electronics company by market cap, soared $US7.85 (or 52%) year to date in 2017 to close at $US22.95. The stock has a 6-month USD relative strength of 86 which means in USD terms it is outperforming 86% of its 47,949 global peers. A price rise combined with a high relative strength is a bullish signal. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which has risen 31.1% YTD, this is a relative price increase of 20.8%. The average daily volume of 36,429 shares so far in 2017 was 0.8 times the average daily volume in 2016. In 2017 the market cap has jumped $US46.3 million.

4.2 Global Rank

Global Rank [out of 47,949 stocks]

DescriptionValueRankQuartile
MCap (US$)633M12,766Second
Total Assets (US$)154.1M21,342Second
Revenue (US$)200.3M14,841Second
Net Profit (US$)(6.2M)37,266Bottom
Return on Equity %(4.8)30,939Third
Net Profit Margin %(3.1)29,745Third
Price to Book4.626,534Third
PV$1000 (1Year) US$1,58810,629Top
US$ Change (1Year) %46.310,224Top
Rel Strength 6 Mo (US$)866,853Top

SECTION 5 OTHER DIRECTORS OF VICOR CORPORATION

Patrizio Vinciarelli, Chief Executive Officer & President & Chairman & Director

James A. Simms, Chief Financial Officer & Director & Company Secretary

Claudio Tuozzolo, Director

Samuel J. Anderson, Director

Barry Kelleher, Director

Estia J. Eichten, Director

Jason Carlson, Director

H. Allen Henderson, Vice President

SECTION 6 VICOR CORPORATION ACTIVITIES

Vicor Corporation (Vicor) designs, develops, manufactures and markets modular power components and complete power systems, many of which use a high frequency electronic power conversion technology called zero current and zero voltage switching (ZCS/ZVS). It has organized its business segments according to its key product lines. The Brick Business Unit segment (BBU) designs, develops, manufactures and markets the Company's modular power converters, known as bricks, and during the year ended December 31, 2008, Vicor introduced a line of modular power converter, known as a VI Brick. The V*I Chip segment consists of V*I Chip Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary, which designs, develops, manufactures and markets the Company's factorized power architecture (FPA) products. The Picor segment consists of Picor Corporation, a majority owned subsidiary of Vicor, which designs, develops and markets integrated circuits and related products for use in a range of power system applications.

SECTION 7 RECENT NEWS ON DIRECTORS

7.1 RECENT REPORTED SELLING

17 November 2017

Vicor president-westcor division and vice president H. Allen Henderson sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) President-Westcor Division and Vice President H. Allen Henderson sold 5,000 shares worth $US109,753 on November 16. The selling price was $US21.95. The shares hit a 17-day high on the day.

17 November 2017

Vicor director Barry Kelleher sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Barry Kelleher sold 5,400 shares worth $US118,562 on November 16. The selling price was $US21.96. The shares hit a 17-day high on the day.

13 November 2017

Vicor director Jason Carlson sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Jason Carlson sold 8,762 shares worth $US185,501 on November 10. The selling price was $US21.17. The shares hit an eight-day high on the day.

02 November 2017

Vicor director Barry Kelleher sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Barry Kelleher sold 4,022 shares worth $US87,326 on October 31. The selling price was $US21.71.

05 September 2017

Vicor director Barry Kelleher sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Barry Kelleher sold 676 shares worth $US13,089 on September 01. The selling price was $US19.36.

31 August 2017

Vicor director Barry Kelleher sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Barry Kelleher sold 4,324 shares worth $US81,148 on August 30. The selling price was $US18.77. The shares hit a one-month high on the day.

07 August 2017

Vicor director Barry Kelleher sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Barry Kelleher sold 5,000 shares worth $US93,677 on August 04. The selling price was $US18.74. The shares hit a seven-day high on the day.

02 August 2017

Vicor president-westcor division and vice president H. Allen Henderson sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) President-Westcor Division and Vice President H. Allen Henderson sold 4,300 shares worth $US75,388 on August 01. The selling price was $US17.53. The shares hit a three-month low on the day.

12 June 2017

Vicor director Jason Carlson sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Jason Carlson sold 10,218 shares worth $US205,269 on June 08. The selling price was $US20.09.

12 June 2017

Vicor director Jason Carlson sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Jason Carlson sold 1,709 shares worth $US34,965 on June 09. The selling price was $US20.46.

12 June 2017

Vicor director Estia J. Eichten sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Estia J. Eichten sold 4,000 shares worth $US82,000 on June 09. The selling price was $US20.50.

08 June 2017

Vicor director Jason Carlson sells

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) Director Jason Carlson sold 8,073 shares worth $US159,999 on June 06. The selling price was $US19.82.

7.2 ELECTION OF DIRECTORS

20 June 2017

Vicor Elects 09 Directors

Vicor (VICR) held its Annual General Meeting on June 16, 2017. According to an SEC filing under Section 8-K Item 5.07 the following directors were elected:

Patrizio Vinciarelli

Estia J. Eichten

Barry Kelleher

Samuel J. Anderson

Claudio Tuozzolo

James A. Simms

Jason L. Carlson

Liam K. Griffin

H. Allen Henderson

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