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

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$54.27 +1.20 (+2.26 %)
(As of 02/20/2019 03:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$53.07
Today's Range$52.98 - $54.55
52-Week Range$38.42 - $57.00
Volume156,844 shs
Average Volume109,626 shs
Market Capitalization$971.54 million
P/E Ratio16.55
Dividend Yield2.26%
Beta1.41
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$5.9835 per share
Book Value$26.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$61.32 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,400
Market Cap$971.54 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 Monday, February 11th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, April 1st. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 15th. View MTS Systems' Dividend History.

How were MTS Systems' earnings last quarter?

MTS Systems Co. (NASDAQ:MTSC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 4th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.08. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $203.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $206.78 million. MTS Systems had a return on equity of 8.78% and a net margin of 4.91%. MTS Systems's quarterly revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.41 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, May 6th 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, February, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.42-2.72 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.56. The company issued revenue guidance of $830-870 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $855.24 million.MTS Systems also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.42-2.72 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for MTSC?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for MTS Systems' stock. Their predictions range from $70.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect MTS Systems' share price to reach $70.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 29.0% 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?

News articles about MTSC stock have been trending somewhat negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. MTS Systems earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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 BlackRock Inc. (14.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.27%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (5.04%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (2.18%), New South Capital Management Inc. (1.65%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.56%). 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, Bank of America Corp DE, 1492 Capital Management LLC, New South Capital Management Inc., Elk Creek Partners LLC, Advisory Services Network LLC, United Services Automobile Association and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for MTS Systems.

Which major investors are buying MTS Systems stock?

MTSC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Dean Investment Associates LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Two Sigma Investments LP, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought MTS Systems stock in the last two years include Chun Hung Yu, David Hore, Jeffrey A Graves, Michael V Schrock and William C Becker. 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 $54.27.

How big of a company is MTS Systems?

MTS Systems has a market capitalization of $971.54 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:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  432
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This page was last updated on 2/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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