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NASDAQ:ASTE - Astec Industries Stock Price, Forecast & News

$39.78
-0.90 (-2.21 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$39.53
Now: $39.78
$40.89
50-Day Range
$31.45
MA: $37.18
$40.72
52-Week Range
$26.20
Now: $39.78
$43.26
Volume188,135 shs
Average Volume141,086 shs
Market Capitalization$897.04 million
P/E Ratio13.62
Dividend Yield1.09%
Beta1.48
Astec Industries, Inc designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets equipment and components for the road building, aggregate processing, geothermal, water, oil and gas, and wood processing industries in the United States and internationally. The company's Infrastructure Group segment provides hot-mix asphalt plants, wood pellet plants, asphalt pavers, material transfer vehicles, soil stabilizing reclaiming machinery, milling machines, paver screeds, and related ancillary equipment. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction machinery
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ASTE
CUSIP04622410
Phone423-899-5898

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.17 billion
Cash Flow$4.14 per share
Book Value$25.67 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-60,450,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees4,401
Market Cap$897.04 million
Next Earnings Date3/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Thursday, October 24th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 11th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Wednesday, November 27th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 7th. View Astec Industries' Dividend History.

How will Astec Industries' stock buyback program work?

Astec Industries announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Monday, July 30th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 13.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Astec Industries' earnings last quarter?

Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 29th. The industrial products company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.14. The industrial products company had revenue of $255.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $260.24 million. Astec Industries had a positive return on equity of 6.62% and a negative net margin of 0.53%. The firm's revenue was down .3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.30 EPS. View Astec Industries' Earnings History.

When is Astec Industries' next earnings date?

Astec Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Astec Industries.

What price target have analysts set for ASTE?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Astec Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $41.00. On average, they anticipate Astec Industries' share price to reach $41.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Astec Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Astec Industries?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Astec Industries in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Astec Industries.

Has Astec Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ASTE stock have been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Astec Industries earned a daily sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the industrial products company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Astec Industries.

Are investors shorting Astec Industries?

Astec Industries saw a decline in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 879,500 shares, a decline of 5.9% from the November 14th total of 934,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 153,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.7 days. Approximately 4.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Astec Industries' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Astec Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Astec Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Astec Industries investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV), TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE (TTWO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Schlumberger (SLB), Comcast (CMCSA), Costco Wholesale (COST) and Roku (ROKU).

Who are Astec Industries' key executives?

Astec Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard J. Dorris, Interim CEO, COO & Pres (Age 58)
  • Mr. David C. Silvious, CFO, VP & Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jeffrey M. Schwarz, Group Pres of Aggregate & Mining (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jaco van der Merwe, Group Pres of Infrastructure (Age 46)
  • Mr. Stephen C. Anderson, VP of Admin., Director of IR, Compliance Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)

Who are Astec Industries' major shareholders?

Astec Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (5.57%), State Street Corp (2.88%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.80%), Teton Advisors Inc. (1.45%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.09%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.72%). Company insiders that own Astec Industries stock include Benjamin G Brock, Jaco Van Der Merwe and Stephen C Anderson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Astec Industries.

Which major investors are selling Astec Industries stock?

ASTE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, John G Ullman & Associates Inc., State Street Corp, Gabelli Funds LLC, Boston Partners, Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. and Barclays PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Astec Industries.

Which major investors are buying Astec Industries stock?

ASTE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Rhumbline Advisers, Northwest Investment Counselors LLC and Quadrant Capital Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Astec Industries stock in the last two years include Jaco Van Der Merwe and Stephen C Anderson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Astec Industries.

How do I buy shares of Astec Industries?

Shares of ASTE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Astec Industries' stock price today?

One share of ASTE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.78.

How big of a company is Astec Industries?

Astec Industries has a market capitalization of $897.04 million and generates $1.17 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-60,450,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.92 on an earnings per share basis. Astec Industries employs 4,401 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Astec Industries.

What is Astec Industries' official website?

The official website for Astec Industries is http://www.astecindustries.com/.

How can I contact Astec Industries?

Astec Industries' mailing address is 1725 SHEPHERD ROAD, CHATTANOOGA TN, 37421. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 423-899-5898 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Astec Industries (NASDAQ ASTE)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  365 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  373 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  738
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Astec Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASTE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASTE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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