NASDAQ:FELE - Franklin Electric Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$43.12 -0.85 (-1.93 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$43.97
Today's Range$42.71 - $44.20
52-Week Range$38.45 - $51.45
Volume111,800 shs
Average Volume117,445 shs
Market Capitalization$2.11 billion
P/E Ratio22.44
Dividend Yield1.06%
Beta1.6
Franklin Electric Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and distributes water and fuel pumping systems worldwide. It operates in three segments: Water Systems, Fueling Systems, and Distribution. The Water Systems segment offers submersible motors, pumps, drives, electronic controls, monitoring devices, and related parts and equipment. Its motors and pumps are used principally for pumping clean water and wastewater in various residential, agricultural, and industrial applications; and electronic drives and controls are used in motors for controlling functionality, as well as providing protection from various hazards, such as electric surges, over-heating, and dry wells and tanks. The Fueling Systems segment provides pumps, pipes, sumps, fittings, vapor recovery components, electronic controls, monitoring devices, and related parts and equipment primarily for use in submersible fueling system applications. Its fuel pumping systems are used principally in total system solutions for underground gasoline, diesel, and biofuel systems. This segment serves other energy markets, such as power reliability systems, as well as includes intelligent electronic devices for online monitoring of the power utility, hydroelectric, and industrial markets. The Distribution segment sells to and provides pre-sale support and specifications to the installing contractors. It sells products produced by the Water Systems segment and other brands. The company sells its products to specialty distributors, original equipment manufacturers, industrial and petroleum equipment distributors, and oil and utility companies through its employee sales force and independent manufacturing representatives. Franklin Electric Co., Inc. was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Motors & generators
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FELE
Previous Symbol
CUSIP35351410
Phone260-824-2900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13
Current Ratio2.22
Quick Ratio1.00

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.44
Forward P/E Ratio19.25
P/E Growth2.37

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.12 billion
Price / Sales1.79
Cash Flow$2.6422 per share
Price / Cash16.32
Book Value$15.08 per share
Price / Book2.86

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.92
Net Income$78.18 million
Net Margins7.07%
Return on Equity14.22%
Return on Assets8.46%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,600
Outstanding Shares46,750,000
Market Cap$2.11 billion
OptionableOptionable

Franklin Electric (NASDAQ:FELE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Franklin Electric's stock symbol?

Franklin Electric trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FELE."

How often does Franklin Electric pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Franklin Electric?

Franklin Electric announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.12 per share on Thursday, November 15th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 31st. View Franklin Electric's Dividend History.

How were Franklin Electric's earnings last quarter?

Franklin Electric Co. (NASDAQ:FELE) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October, 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.02. The industrial products company earned $341.87 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $342.18 million. Franklin Electric had a net margin of 7.07% and a return on equity of 14.22%. The business's revenue was up 9.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.53 earnings per share. View Franklin Electric's Earnings History.

When is Franklin Electric's next earnings date?

Franklin Electric is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Franklin Electric.

What guidance has Franklin Electric issued on next quarter's earnings?

Franklin Electric issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.22-2.26 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.26. Franklin Electric also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $2.37 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for FELE?

5 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Franklin Electric's shares. Their forecasts range from $41.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect Franklin Electric's share price to reach $48.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Franklin Electric.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Franklin Electric?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Franklin Electric in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Franklin Electric.

Has Franklin Electric been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FELE stock has been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Franklin Electric earned a news sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Franklin Electric's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Franklin Electric include Generac (GNRC), Regal Beloit (RBC), Aggreko (ARGKF), Xiangtian USA Air Power (XTNY) and American Superconductor (AMSC).

Who are Franklin Electric's key executives?

Franklin Electric's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gregg C. Sengstack, Chairman & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. John J. Haines, VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Robert J. Stone, Sr. VP & Pres of International Water Systems (Age 53)
  • Mr. DeLancey W. Davis, VP & Pres of Headwater Companies (Age 52)
  • Mr. Donald P. Kenney, VP & Pres of North America Water Systems (Age 57)

Who are Franklin Electric's major shareholders?

Franklin Electric's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.90%), Earnest Partners LLC (4.58%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.99%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.64%), Channing Capital Management LLC (3.05%) and Royce & Associates LP (2.95%). Company insiders that own Franklin Electric stock include Delancey W Davis, Donald P Kenney, John J Haines, Robert J Stone, Steven William Aikman and Thomas J Strupp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Franklin Electric.

Which major investors are selling Franklin Electric stock?

FELE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schroder Investment Management Group, Tributary Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., King Luther Capital Management Corp, Fifth Third Bancorp and American Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Franklin Electric company stock in the last year include Delancey W Davis, Donald P Kenney, John J Haines and Steven William Aikman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Franklin Electric.

Which major investors are buying Franklin Electric stock?

FELE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Royce & Associates LP, First Trust Advisors LP, Channing Capital Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Franklin Electric.

How do I buy shares of Franklin Electric?

Shares of FELE 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Franklin Electric's stock price today?

One share of FELE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.12.

How big of a company is Franklin Electric?

Franklin Electric has a market capitalization of $2.11 billion and generates $1.12 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $78.18 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.92 on an earnings per share basis. Franklin Electric employs 5,600 workers across the globe.

What is Franklin Electric's official website?

The official website for Franklin Electric is http://www.franklin-electric.com.

How can I contact Franklin Electric?

Franklin Electric's mailing address is 9255 COVERDALE ROAD, FORT WAYNE IN, 46809. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 260-824-2900.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Franklin Electric (NASDAQ FELE)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  172 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  280 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  452
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Franklin Electric and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FELE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FELE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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