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Astec Industries (ASTE) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.36 (+3.24%)
(As of 05/13/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
158,300 shs
Average Volume
141,260 shs
Market Capitalization
$989.52 million
P/E Ratio
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About Astec Industries

Astec Industries, Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets equipment and components used primarily in road building and related construction activities in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Infrastructure Solutions and Materials Solutions. The Infrastructure Solutions segment offers asphalt plants and related components, heaters, concrete dust control systems, asphalt pavers, vaporizers, concrete material handling systems, screeds, heat recovery units, paste back-fill plants, asphalt storage tanks, hot oil heaters, bagging plants, fuel storage tanks, industrial and asphalt burners and systems, custom batch plants, material transfer vehicles, soil stabilizing-reclaiming machinery, blower trucks and trailers, milling machines, soil remediation plants, wood chippers and grinders, pump trailers, concrete batch plants, control systems, liquid terminals, storage equipment and related parts, construction and retrofits, polymer plants, and concrete mixers, as well as engineering and environmental permitting services. This segment provides its products to asphalt producers, highway and heavy equipment contractors, ready mix concrete producers, contractors in the construction and demolition recycling markets, and governmental agencies. The Materials Solutions segment designs and manufactures crushing equipment, mobile plants, bulk material handling solutions, vibrating equipment, screening equipment, electrical control centers, modular plants and systems, conveying equipment, plant automation products, portable plants, and mineral processing equipment, as well as offers consulting and engineering services. Astec Industries, Inc. was incorporated in 1972 and is headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Construction machinery
Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.10 billion
Cash Flow
$2.90 per share
Book Value
$28.78 per share


Net Income
$17.80 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$989.52 million

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/31 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/27 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.54 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

70th out of 253 stocks

Construction Machinery Industry

4th out of 8 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Astec Industries (NASDAQ:ASTE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Astec Industries a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Astec Industries in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Astec Industries stock.
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When is Astec Industries' next earnings date?

Astec Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 3rd 2022.
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How were Astec Industries' earnings last quarter?

Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The industrial products company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.11 by $0.30. The industrial products company earned $291.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $286.56 million. Astec Industries had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.74% and a net margin of 1.20%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.41 earnings per share.
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How often does Astec Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Astec Industries?

Astec Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 4th. Investors of record on Friday, May 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Friday, May 27th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 12th.
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Is Astec Industries a good dividend stock?

Astec Industries pays an annual dividend of $0.48 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. Astec Industries does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Astec Industries is 82.76%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Astec Industries will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.05% next year. This indicates that Astec Industries will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Astec Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Astec Industries updated its fourth quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 21st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $267.80 million-$267.80 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $282.90 million.

What price target have analysts set for ASTE?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Astec Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $82.00. On average, they expect Astec Industries' stock price to reach $61.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 40.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Astec Industries' key executives?
Astec Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Barry A. Ruffalo, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $1.22M)
  • Ms. Rebecca A. Weyenberg, Chief Financial Officer (Age 58, Pay $567.24k)
  • Mr. Anshu Pasricha, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 42, Pay $515.12k)
  • Mr. Jaco van der Merwe, Group Pres of Infrastructure (Age 49, Pay $584.36k)
  • Mr. Timothy A. Averkamp, Group Pres of Materials Solutions Group (Age 50, Pay $534.32k)
  • Ms. Jamie E. Palm, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 44)
  • Mr. Matthew T. Litchfield Sr., Chief Information Officer (Age 47) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Stephen C. Anderson, Sr. VP of Admin. & Investor Relations (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mark Roth, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy (Age 47)
  • Mr. Gregory G. Oswald, Sr. VP of Global Operational Excellence (Age 57)
What is J. Don Brock's approval rating as Astec Industries' CEO?

7 employees have rated Astec Industries CEO J. Don Brock on Glassdoor.com. J. Don Brock has an approval rating of 100% among Astec Industries' employees. This puts J. Don Brock in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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 AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Pfizer (PFE), Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Netflix (NFLX) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

What is Astec Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are Astec Industries' major shareholders?

Astec Industries' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (17.70%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.45%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (6.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.87%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (4.28%) and Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (3.15%). Company insiders that own Astec Industries stock include Matthew T Sr Litchfield Sr, Rebecca A Weyenberg and William Glenwood Dorey.
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Which institutional investors are selling Astec Industries stock?

ASTE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., First Trust Advisors LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc., and Northern Trust Corp.
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Which institutional investors are buying Astec Industries stock?

ASTE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Westwood Holdings Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Nordea Investment Management AB, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Astec Industries' stock price today?

One share of ASTE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.32.

How much money does Astec Industries make?

Astec Industries has a market capitalization of $989.52 million and generates $1.10 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $17.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.579990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Astec Industries have?

Astec Industries employs 4,041 workers across the globe.

When was Astec Industries founded?

Astec Industries was founded in 1972.

What is Astec Industries' official website?

The official website for Astec Industries is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 423-899-4456.

This page was last updated on 5/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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