NASDAQ:MIDD - Middleby Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $114.99 +2.94 (+2.62 %) (As of 01/18/2019 01:17 AM ET)Previous Close$112.05Today's Range$111.32 - $115.0752-Week Range$96.65 - $138.89Volume361,700 shsAverage Volume352,392 shsMarket Capitalization$6.21 billionP/E Ratio18.67Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.82 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email The Middleby Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, distributes, and services foodservice, food processing, and residential kitchen equipment in the United States, Canada, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America. Its Commercial Foodservice Equipment Group segment offers cooking and warming equipment for quick and full-service restaurants, convenience stores, retail outlets, hotels, and other institutions. This segment provides conveyor, combi, convection, baking, proofing, deck, speed cooking, and hydrovection ovens; ranges, fryers, rethermalizers, heated cabinets, charbroilers, ventless cooking systems, kitchen ventilations, toasters, griddles, mixers, refrigerators, blast chillers, coldrooms, ice machines, and freezers; steam cooking, food warming, catering, induction and countertop cooking, and coffee and beverage dispensing equipment; and stainless steel fabrication and custom millwork products. The company's Food Processing Equipment Group segment offers processing solutions for customers producing hot dog, dinner sausage, poultry, and lunchmeat, as well as muffin, cookie, and bread products. This segment provides batch, baking, proofing, conveyor, and continuous processing ovens; frying and automated thermal processing systems; grinders, slicers, reduction and emulsion systems, mixers, blenders, water cutting systems, food presses, and automated loading and unloading systems; and various battering and breading, seeding, food suspension and forming, food safety and handling, freezing, defrosting, and packaging equipment. Its Residential Kitchen Equipment Group segment offers kitchen equipment comprising ranges, cookers, stoves, ovens, refrigerators, dishwashers, microwaves, cooktops, wine coolers, ice machines, and ventilation and outdoor equipment. The company was formerly known as Middleby Marshall Oven Company and changed its name to The Middleby Corporation in 1985. The Middleby Corporation was founded in 1888 and is based in Elgin, Illinois. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Refrigeration & service industry machinery Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:MIDD Previous Symbol CUSIP59627810 Webwww.middleby.com Phone847-741-3300Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.24 Current Ratio1.88 Quick Ratio0.99Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.67 Forward P/E Ratio19.20 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.34 billion Price / Sales2.75 Cash Flow$7.7434 per share Price / Cash Flow14.85 Book Value$24.34 per share Price / Book4.72Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.16 Net Income$298.12 million Net Margins11.45% Return on Equity22.14% Return on Assets8.16%Miscellaneous Employees4,496 Outstanding Shares55,850,000Market Cap$6.21 billion OptionableOptionable Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD) Frequently Asked Questions What is Middleby's stock symbol? Middleby trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MIDD." When did Middleby's stock split? How did Middleby's stock split work? Shares of Middleby split on Friday, June 27th 2014. The 3-1 split was announced on Friday, May 30th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, June 26th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Middleby stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split. How will Middleby's stock buyback program work? Middleby announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, November 15th 2017, which permits the company to buyback 2,500,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Middleby's earnings last quarter? Middleby Corp (NASDAQ:MIDD) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The industrial products company reported $1.56 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.01. The industrial products company had revenue of $713.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $731.46 million. Middleby had a return on equity of 22.14% and a net margin of 11.45%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 20.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.36 earnings per share. View Middleby's Earnings History. When is Middleby's next earnings date? Middleby is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Middleby. What price target have analysts set for MIDD? 6 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Middleby's stock. Their predictions range from $117.00 to $174.00. On average, they expect Middleby's share price to reach $140.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Middleby. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Middleby? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Middleby in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Middleby. Has Middleby been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about MIDD stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Middleby earned a news impact score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of Middleby's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Middleby include Komatsu (KMTUY), Ingersoll-Rand (IR), ATLAS COPCO AB/S (ATLKY), Parker-Hannifin (PH), Stanley Black & Decker (SWK), Rockwell Automation (ROK), SANDVIK AB/ADR (SDVKY), ASSA ABLOY AB/S (ASAZY), Kubota (KUBTY), Cintas (CTAS), Ball (BLL), W W Grainger (GWW), Ferguson (FERGY), Tenaris (TS) and Xylem (XYL). Who are Middleby's key executives? Middleby's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Selim A. Bassoul, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)Mr. Timothy J. FitzGerald, VP & CFO (Age 49)Mr. David Brewer, Chief Operating Officer of Commercial Foodservice Equipment (Age 62)Mr. Martin M. Lindsay, Corp. Treasurer & Assistant Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Bryan E. Mittelman, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48) Who are Middleby's major shareholders? Middleby's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alta Capital Management LLC (0.60%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.37%), BTIM Corp. (0.16%), Fruth Investment Management (0.04%), Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI (0.04%) and Legacy Capital Partners Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Middleby stock include Gordon Obrien, John R Miller III, Martin M Lindsay, Nassem Ziyad and Robert B Lamb. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Middleby. Which major investors are selling Middleby stock? MIDD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alta Capital Management LLC, Riverbridge Partners LLC and Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI. View Insider Buying and Selling for Middleby. Which major investors are buying Middleby stock? MIDD stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BTIM Corp., Personal Capital Advisors Corp, Virtu Financial LLC, Legacy Capital Partners Inc., Moody National Bank Trust Division, Fruth Investment Management, Addenda Capital Inc. and Dubuque Bank & Trust Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Middleby. How do I buy shares of Middleby? Shares of MIDD 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 Middleby's stock price today? One share of MIDD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $114.99. How big of a company is Middleby? Middleby has a market capitalization of $6.21 billion and generates $2.34 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $298.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.16 on an earnings per share basis. Middleby employs 4,496 workers across the globe. What is Middleby's official website? The official website for Middleby is http://www.middleby.com. How can I contact Middleby? Middleby's mailing address is 1400 TOASTMASTER DRIVE, ELGIN IL, 60120. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 847-741-3300 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Middleby (NASDAQ MIDD)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 256 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 337 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 593MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Middleby and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MIDD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MIDD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is the LIBOR rate calculated?