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: $63.66
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $69.26
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $63.09
  • 52-Week Range: $38.56 - $73.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.67
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.17
  • P/E Growth: 2.42
  • Market Cap: $1.47B
  • Outstanding Shares: 23,044,000
  • Beta: 1.37
  • Net Margins: 4.48%
  • Return on Equity: 7.36%
  • Return on Assets: 5.58%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 3.10%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $65.20 (2.42% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/20/2016Dougherty & CoInitiated CoverageBuy$85.00View Rating Details
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 CorporationReiterated RatingBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/6/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> Neutral$52.00View Rating Details
10/21/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower 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 2/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/21/2017Q4 2016$0.53$0.53$270.82 million$326.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2016Q316$0.35$0.30$244.36 million$247.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: $2.84 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.32 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$0.47$0.60$0.53
Q1 20172$0.90$0.93$0.92
Q2 20172$0.97$1.24$1.11
Q3 20173$0.42$0.53$0.49
Q4 20172$0.47$0.57$0.52
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:0.63%
Payout Ratio:19.80% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
14.08% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
12.05% (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: 78.23%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/30/2016Michael A. BremmerInsiderSell1,699$66.93$113,714.07View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Tommie KrugerInsiderSell1,945$63.36$123,235.20View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016John J. Irvine IIIInsiderSell3,221$64.51$207,786.71View SEC Filing  
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)
News IconAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE)’S Pristine Balance Sheet and Accelerating Order Activity Is Liked By Miller (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 3:40 PM
News IconChattanooga-based Astec sales top $1 billion for first time (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 11:21 AM logoASTEC INDUSTRIES, INC. (NASDAQ:ASTE) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 11:21 AM logoAstec Industries : Chattanooga-based Astec sales top $1 billion for first time (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 11:21 AM logoEdited Transcript of ASTE earnings conference call or presentation 21-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 11:21 AM logoAstec (ASTE) Lags Earnings, Tops Revenue Estimates in Q4 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 11:21 AM logoAstec Industries, Inc. :ASTE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 22 at 11:21 AM logoInvestor Network Invites You to the Astec Industries, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Live on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 21 at 9:33 AM logoAstec Industries Reports Fourth Quarter and 2016 Results (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 21 at 9:33 AM logo7:04 am Astec Industries reports EPS in-line, beats on revs (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 21 at 9:33 AM logoQ4 2016 Astec Industries Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 21 at 9:33 AM logoAstec Industries misses 4Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 21 at 9:33 AM logoASTEC INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhi (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 21 at 9:33 AM logoPortable Drilling Rig Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends :2024 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 17 at 6:28 PM
News IconRoadtec Outperforms 2016 Goals, Expects 2017 to Be Better (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 17 at 6:28 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) Announces the Company's Fourth Quarter ... (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 14 at 4:17 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTE) Announces the Company’s Fourth Quarter and 2016 Year End Conference Call February 21, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 14 at 4:17 PM
News IconSADIF Analytics releases new summary due diligence report for Astec Industries Inc ($ASTE). (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 11 at 2:10 AM
News IconHarmon leaves GEFCO to seek other opportunities (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 7 at 9:40 PM
News IconEugene heavy machine maker Peterson adds distributor in Nevada and Utah (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 2 at 3:44 PM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Jan 31 Filed by: SANSOM WILLIAM B (NASDAQ:ASTE) - February 1 at 3:47 PM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Jan 31 Filed by: POTTS CHARLES F (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 31 at 3:53 PM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Feb 28 Filed by: Schwarz Jeffrey M. (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 26 at 4:04 PM
News IconGlobal Mining Equipment Market by Application & Data Validation, Analysis and Forecast 2022 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 25 at 3:46 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ASTE) : January 19, 2017 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 19 at 4:46 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ASTE-US : January 18, 2017 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 18 at 4:17 PM logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) At $16.237 Millions (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 15 at 8:38 PM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Jan 10 Filed by: Haven Matthew B (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 12 at 2:26 AM logoMining Equipment Market Major Key Players are Astec Industries, Atlas Copco, Caterpillar Inc. and Doosan Infracore Analysis Forecast 2022 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 10 at 8:45 PM logoForm SC 13G ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC Filed by: Division of Investment, Department of the Treasury, State of New Jersey (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 10 at 8:45 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. : ASTE-US: Dividend Analysis : November 10th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 10, 2017 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 10 at 3:43 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) Accounts Payable Is $53.496 For The ... (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 9 at 4:38 PM
News IconMining Equipment Market Size, Analysis, Trends, Report, Share, Investment Opportunities and Forecast To 2022 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - January 5 at 8:56 PM
News IconChattanooga's housing market is healthy despite a nationwide slowdown [photos] (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 30 at 3:57 PM logoBloomberg Markets: Dave Wilson’s Stock of the Day for Dec. 20 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 20 at 8:56 PM logoCoverage initiated on Astec Industries by Dougherty & Company (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 20 at 3:53 PM logoETFs with exposure to Astec Industries, Inc. : December 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 19 at 3:59 PM logoETFs with exposure to Astec Industries, Inc. : December 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 8 at 3:55 PM
News IconDo Hedge Funds Love Astec Industries, Inc. (ASTE)? (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 8 at 11:48 AM logoASTEC INDUSTRIES INC Financials (NASDAQ:ASTE) - December 1 at 1:44 AM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Nov 28 Filed by: SMITH W NORMAN (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 30 at 8:43 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. :ASTE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 16 at 12:35 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. to Attend UBS Industrials and Transportation Conference (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 15 at 1:01 PM logoForm 4 ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC For: Nov 10 Filed by: Kruger Tommie (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 14 at 9:22 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc.: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 11 at 8:19 PM
News IconSignificant Insider Change: John Irvine an Insider in Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) Sold 3,221 Shares of the Company (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 11 at 1:00 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ASTE-US : November 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 11 at 1:00 PM logoAstec Industries (ASTE) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 16.1% (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 10 at 2:06 PM logoAstec Industries, Inc. (ASTE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November... (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 7 at 10:12 PM logo10-Q: ASTEC INDUSTRIES INC (NASDAQ:ASTE) - November 7 at 10:12 PM


What is Astec Industries' stock symbol?

Astec Industries trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASTE."

How often does Astec Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Astec Industries?

Astec Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 10th will be given a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, November 28th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 8th.

Where is Astec Industries' stock going? Where will Astec Industries' stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Astec Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $52.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate Astec Industries' share price to reach $65.20 in the next twelve months.

When will Astec Industries announce their earnings?

Astec Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

Who owns Astec Industries stock?

Astec Industries' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include GAMCO INVESTORS, INC. ET AL Total Shares: 2,007,925 (8.71%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.45%), Franklin Resources Inc. (5.06%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (4.72%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.62%) and State Street Corp (1.85%). Company insiders that own Astec Industries stock include Benjamin G Brock, David C Silvious, Jeffrey J Elliott, Jeffrey L May, John J Irvine III, Malcolm L Swanson, Michael A Bremmer, Richard A Patek, Robin A Leffew, Stephen C Anderson, Steven L Claude, Tommie Kruger and W Norman Smith.

Who sold Astec Industries stock? Who is selling Astec Industries stock?

Astec Industries' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Royce & Associates LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Teton Advisors Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP and State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Astec Industries stock in the last year include David C Silvious, Jeffrey J Elliott, Jeffrey L May, John J Irvine III, Malcolm L Swanson, Michael A Bremmer, Richard A Patek, Robin A Leffew, Stephen C Anderson, Steven L Claude, Tommie Kruger and W Norman Smith.

Who bought Astec Industries stock? Who is buying Astec Industries stock?

Astec Industries' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisory Research Inc., State Street Corp, Axiom International Investors LLC DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Bogle Investment Management L P DE and A.R.T. Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Astec Industries stock?

Shares of Astec Industries can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Astec Industries stock cost?

One share of Astec Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.66.

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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by Staff