NASDAQ:MTSC - MTS Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$47.71 +1.01 (+2.16 %)
(As of 01/21/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$47.71
Today's Range$46.71 - $47.79
52-Week Range$38.42 - $57.00
Volume81,750 shs
Average Volume127,694 shs
Market Capitalization$853.34 million
P/E Ratio14.55
Dividend Yield2.52%
Beta1.19
MTS Systems Corporation supplies test systems and sensors in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The company's Test segment offers road simulators and component test systems, vehicle performance test systems, vehicle dynamics simulators, electrical motors and energy recovery systems, tire performance and rolling resistance measurement systems, and moving ground-plane systems and balances. It also provides systems for the physical characterization of material properties; systems to test durability and performance of implants, prostheses, and other medical and dental materials and devices; products, systems, and software to perform static and fatigue testing of aircraft and space vehicles; products for blades, bearings, and wind turbines; structural engineering systems, such as static and dynamic testing; and seismic simulation tables. In addition, this segment offers installation, product life cycle management, professional training, calibration and metrology, technical consulting, and onsite and factory repair and maintenance services, as well as various accessories and spare parts. It serves automobile, truck, motorcycle, motorsports vehicles, construction and agricultural equipment, rail and off-road vehicle manufacturers, and their suppliers, as well as the power generation, aerospace, vehicles, biomedical, structural engineering, oil and gas, wind energy, and other industries. The company's Sensors segment offers sensors for measurements of vibration, pressure, position, force, and sound; and piezoelectric sensors and components for vibration, pressure, and force measurement. It serves the automotive, aerospace, industrial, defense, and research and development markets. The company sells its products through direct sales and service organizations, and independent representatives and distributors, as well as through catalogs, Internet, etc. MTS Systems Corporation was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Measuring & controlling devices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryElectronic Equipment & Instruments
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:MTSC
CUSIP55377710
Phone952-937-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$778.03 million
Cash Flow$5.7413 per share
Book Value$26.76 per share

Profitability

Net Income$61.32 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,400
Market Cap$853.34 million
OptionableOptionable

MTS Systems (NASDAQ:MTSC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is MTS Systems' stock symbol?

MTS Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MTSC."

How often does MTS Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MTS Systems?

MTS Systems declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 13th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 14th. View MTS Systems' Dividend History.

How were MTS Systems' earnings last quarter?

MTS Systems Co. (NASDAQ:MTSC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 26th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.61 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.08. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $198 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $202.72 million. MTS Systems had a return on equity of 8.06% and a net margin of 7.88%. MTS Systems's revenue was down 1.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.44 earnings per share. View MTS Systems' Earnings History.

When is MTS Systems' next earnings date?

MTS Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for MTS Systems.

What guidance has MTS Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

MTS Systems updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 26th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.30-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.81. The company issued revenue guidance of $830-870 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $834.97 million.MTS Systems also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.30-2.60 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MTSC?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for MTS Systems' stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect MTS Systems' share price to reach $70.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 46.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for MTS Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for MTS Systems?

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

Has MTS Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about MTSC stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news 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. MTS Systems earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of MTS Systems' key competitors?

Who are MTS Systems' key executives?

MTS Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Jeffrey A. Graves, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Brian T. Ross, Sr. V &, CFO (Age 43)
  • Colonel Steven B. Harrison, Pres of Test Engineering, Operations & Order Fulfillment (Age 53)
  • Mr. William C. Becker, Pres of Test Sales, Service & Marketing (Age 65)
  • Mr. David T. Hore, Pres of MTS Sensors (Age 53)

Who are MTS Systems' major shareholders?

MTS Systems' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.55%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%). Company insiders that own MTS Systems stock include Chun Hung Yu, David Hore, Jeffrey A Graves, Michael V Schrock and William C Becker. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MTS Systems.

Which major investors are selling MTS Systems stock?

MTSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for MTS Systems.

How do I buy shares of MTS Systems?

Shares of MTSC 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 MTS Systems' stock price today?

One share of MTSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.71.

How big of a company is MTS Systems?

MTS Systems has a market capitalization of $853.34 million and generates $778.03 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $61.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.28 on an earnings per share basis. MTS Systems employs 3,400 workers across the globe.

What is MTS Systems' official website?

The official website for MTS Systems is http://www.mts.com.

How can I contact MTS Systems?

MTS Systems' mailing address is 14000 TECHNOLOGY DRIVE, EDEN PRAIRIE MN, 55344. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 952-937-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for MTS Systems (NASDAQ MTSC)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  183 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  238 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
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This page was last updated on 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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