Astec Industries Company Profile (NASDAQ:ASTE)

About Astec Industries

Astec Industries logoAstec Industries, Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures and markets equipment and components used primarily in road building and related construction activities. The Company's products are used in each phase of road building, from quarrying and crushing the aggregate to application of the road surface. The Company also manufactures certain equipment and components unrelated to road construction, including equipment for the mining, quarrying, construction and demolition industries, and port and rail yard operators; gas and oil drilling rigs; water well and geothermal drilling rigs; industrial heat transfer equipment; whole-tree pulpwood chippers; horizontal grinders, and blower trucks. The Company also manufactures a line of multiple use plants for cement treated base, roller compacted concrete and ready-mix concrete. The Company's business segments are Infrastructure Group, Aggregate and Mining Group and Energy Group.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Farm & Construction Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ASTE
  • CUSIP: 04622410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $59.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $58.25
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $53.56
  • 52-Week Range: $30.76 - $62.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.59
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.20
  • P/E Growth: 2.42
  • Market Cap: $1.36B
  • Outstanding Shares: 23,041,000
  • Beta: 1.34
  • Net Margins: 4.18%
  • Return on Equity: 6.72%
  • Return on Assets: 5.15%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 3.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.27%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: $52.00 (11.83% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/27/2016Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$60.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details
7/27/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$63.00 -> $66.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016Robert W. BairdDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$55.00View Rating Details
7/12/2016BB&T Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/6/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> Neutral$52.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015SusquehannaLower Price TargetNeutral$43.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015William BlairReiterated RatingHold$45.00View Rating Details
8/31/2015Wood & CompanyUpgradeHold -> Buy$50.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/26/2016Q216$0.75$0.79$283.44 million$294.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q116$0.71$0.77$302.55 million$278.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$0.36$0.16$242.71 million$215.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2015Q315$0.27$0.10$225.27 million$211.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2015Q215$0.69$0.51$290.65 million$268.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$0.57$0.65$257.95 million$288.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.36$0.37$235.34 million$239.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314$0.42$0.08$234.63 million$220.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.63$0.63$264.26 million$277.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.55$0.41$257.75 million$238.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.37$0.36$224.46 million$223.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2013Q313$0.37$0.28$232.91 million$213.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.55$0.48$253.01 million$248.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.54$0.57$256.44 million$247.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012$0.38$0.47$247.70 million$227.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.42$0.30$243.40 million$227.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.67$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2012$0.61$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2012$0.40$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.51$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.60$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2011$0.42$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.43 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.92 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.57$0.74$0.67
Q2 20164$0.74$0.77$0.76
Q3 20164$0.30$0.38$0.34
Q4 20164$0.43$0.55$0.48
Q1 20172$0.88$0.90$0.89
Q2 20172$0.97$1.20$1.09
Q3 20172$0.38$0.51$0.45
Q4 20172$0.43$0.59$0.51
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:0.68%
Payout Ratio:21.98% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
16.46% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
13.70% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.16%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/5/2016David C SilviousCFOSell1,076$59.98$64,538.48View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Stephen C. AndersonVPSell1,070$60.59$64,831.30View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016W Norman SmithVice ChairmanSell10,000$60.22$602,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Steven L. ClaudeInsiderSell1,987$60.23$119,677.01View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Richard A PatekInsiderSell1,769$53.07$93,880.83View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Richard A PatekInsiderSell1,900$53.06$100,814.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Robin A LeffewInsiderSell404$52.00$21,008.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Jeffrey L MayInsiderSell800$50.09$40,072.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Jeffrey J ElliottVPSell2,718$49.06$133,345.08View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Malcolm L SwansonInsiderSell2,987$49.33$147,348.71View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Benjamin G BrockCEOSell17,200$43.62$750,264.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Benjamin G BrockCEOSell12,800$43.08$551,424.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Jeffrey L RichmondInsiderSell1,250$41.36$51,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Richard A PatekInsiderSell6,200$41.52$257,424.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014William Glenwood DoreyDirectorBuy5,000$39.81$199,050.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Tommie KrugerDirectorSell4,359$40.02$174,447.18View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014J Don BrockChairmanSell13,000$40.53$526,890.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2013Daniel FriersonDirectorSell1,287$33.45$43,050.15View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013J Don BrockCEOSell4,815$35.20$169,488.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013J Don BrockCEOSell8,085$35.51$287,098.35View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013J Don BrockCEOSell17,100$35.42$605,682.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013W Norman SmithPresidentSell10,000$35.50$355,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Jeffrey L RichmondInsiderSell1,200$35.37$42,444.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Joseph P VigVPSell2,750$35.89$98,697.50View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Jeffrey L RichmondInsiderSell1,400$28.92$40,488.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
DateHeadline logoHere's Why Astec (ASTE) is Worth Adding to Your Portfolio (NASDAQ:ASTE) - September 29 at 8:24 AM logoAstec Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASTE-US : September 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - September 26 at 3:45 PM logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for September 23rd (NASDAQ:ASTE) - September 23 at 4:02 PM logoA Price Target Of $63.5 Is Set By Research Analysts For Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) (NASDAQ:ASTE) - September 13 at 3:36 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ASTE) : September 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - September 9 at 3:36 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASTE-US : September 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - September 8 at 9:54 AM logoIs Astec Industries (ASTE) an Incredible Growth Stock? 3 Reasons Why It Will Be Tough to Beat (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 29 at 4:13 PM logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for August 23rd (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 23 at 3:38 PM
News IconStructured and Resistance Carbon Steel Sheets - (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 16 at 8:55 PM logoASTEC INDUSTRIES INC Financials (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 16 at 3:41 PM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Aug 01 Filed by: Claude Steven L (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 4 at 12:07 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. :ASTE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 3 at 3:40 PM logoASTEC INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 3 at 3:40 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. Completes Power Flame Acquisition (NASDAQ:ASTE) - August 1 at 3:36 PM logoAstec Industries Inc. (ASTE) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 27 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 29 at 9:35 AM
News IconAstec reports solid quarter, expects new pellet plant order (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 27 at 9:22 PM
News IconAstec Industries shares are at an all-time high (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 27 at 9:22 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc.: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 27 at 4:24 PM logoEdited Transcript of ASTE earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 26 at 7:09 PM
News IconAstec Industries Reports Second Quarter Increased Domestic Sales (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 26 at 3:29 PM logoAstec : beats Street 2Q forecasts (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 26 at 3:29 PM
News IconAstec sales, profits up, ahead of expectations (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 26 at 3:29 PM logoAstec Industries Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 26 at 12:50 PM logoInvestor Calendar Invites You to the Astec Industries, Inc. Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Live on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 25 at 4:05 PM logoMachinery Stocks Earnings Slated for Jul 26: CAT, JBT & More (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 25 at 9:44 AM logoAstec Industries Inc. (ASTE) Drops 5.51% on July 19 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 20 at 11:03 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASTE-US : July 20, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 20 at 8:10 AM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) Announces the Company’s Second Quarter Conference Call July 2 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 19 at 9:48 AM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) Announces the Company's Second Quarter ... (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 19 at 9:48 AM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) Announces the Company’s Second Quarter Conference Call July 26, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 19 at 7:00 AM logoAstec Industries Inc. (ASTE) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 12 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 14 at 3:40 PM
News IconRoadtec’s Jeffery Lee Richmond Sr dies aged 60 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 13 at 3:37 PM
News IconRoadtec's Jeffrey Lee Richmond Sr. Passes Away at 60 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 12 at 9:05 PM
News IconAstec Industries to acquire Power Flame (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 10 at 3:33 PM
News IconAstec Industries to Acquire Power Flame for $43M (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 8 at 11:41 AM
News IconRoadtec president Jeffery Lee Richmond Sr. passes away at age 60 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 3:38 PM logoAstec Industries (ASTE) to Acquire Power Flame in $43M Deal (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 3:38 PM logoASTEC INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 3:37 PM logoAstec Industries Buys Power Flame For $43 Million (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 3:30 PM logoBRIEF-Astec Industries to buy Power Flame assets (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 2:52 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. To Acquire Power Flame (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 2:31 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. To Acquire Power Flame (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 7 at 2:31 PM logoAstec Industries downgraded by Seaport Global Securities (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 6 at 9:07 AM logoKey Executives for Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 2 at 3:38 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Astec Industries, Inc. : July 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 1 at 5:54 PM logoLindsay (LNN) Q3 Earnings Miss on Higher Operating Costs (NASDAQ:ASTE) - July 1 at 3:39 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. :ASTE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - June 28 at 11:25 AM logoPortable Drilling Rig Market Advanced Technologies & Growth Opportunities in Global Industry by 2023 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - June 24 at 3:37 PM logoPortable Drilling Rig Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2016 - 2023 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - June 23 at 11:27 AM
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Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) Chart for Friday, September, 30, 2016

Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by Staff