ABB Ltd Company Profile (NYSE:ABB)

About ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)

ABB Ltd logoABB Ltd (ABB) is a holding company. The Company's segments include Electrification Products, Robotics and Motion, Industrial Automation, Power Grids, and Corporate and Other. It operates through four divisions: Electrification Products, Robotics and Motion, Industrial Automation and Power Grids. It is engaged in serving customers in utilities, industry and transport and infrastructure. The Electrification Products segment manufactures and sells products and services including low and medium-voltage switchgear, breakers, switches and control products. The Robotics and Motion segment manufactures and sells motors, generators, variable speed drives and robots and robotics. The Industrial Automation segment develops and sells control and plant optimization systems, and automation products and solutions. The Power Grids segment supplies power and automation products, systems, and service and software solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Heavy Electrical Equipment - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:ABB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: new.abb.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $51.02 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,143,735,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $25.14
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $23.81
  • 52 Week Range: $20.26 - $25.83
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.11
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.37
  • P/E Growth: 3.17
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $33.78 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.51
  • Book Value: $6.72 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.54
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.73
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $4.36 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.47%
  • Return on Equity: 18.92%
  • Return on Assets: 6.51%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.39%
  • Current Ratio: 1.47%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.15%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.99 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.08
  • Short Ratio: 2.37
 

Frequently Asked Questions for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)

What is ABB Ltd's stock symbol?

ABB Ltd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABB."

How often does ABB Ltd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for ABB Ltd?

ABB Ltd declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, March 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.7546 per share on Tuesday, May 30th. This represents a yield of 3.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 18th. View ABB Ltd's Dividend History.

How were ABB Ltd's earnings last quarter?

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 20th. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The firm earned $8.45 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.55 billion. ABB Ltd had a net margin of 6.47% and a return on equity of 18.92%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.35 earnings per share. View ABB Ltd's Earnings History.

Where is ABB Ltd's stock going? Where will ABB Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

13 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for ABB Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect ABB Ltd's share price to reach $23.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ABB Ltd.

Who are some of ABB Ltd's key competitors?

Who are ABB Ltd's key executives?

ABB Ltd's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ulrich Spiesshofer, President, Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Timo Ihamuotila, Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Executive Committee
  • Sami Atiya, President of the Robotics and Motion division, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Frank Duggan, President, Region Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA), Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Claudio Facchin, President of Power Grids division, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Tarak Mehta, President of Electrification Products division, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Greg Scheu, President of Region Americas, Head of Group Service, Business Integration, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Peter Terwiesch, President of Industrial Automation division, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Diane de Saint Victor, General Counsel & Company Secretary, Member of the Group Executive Committee
  • Jean-Christophe Deslarzes, Chief Human Resources Officer and Member of the Group Executive Committee

Who owns ABB Ltd stock?

ABB Ltd's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.39%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%), Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc. (0.02%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (0.01%), US Bancorp DE (0.01%) and Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for ABB Ltd.

Who sold ABB Ltd stock? Who is selling ABB Ltd stock?

ABB Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc., Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc., Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Trust Co. of Vermont, Capstone Asset Management Co., NEXT Financial Group Inc and Bartlett & Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for ABB Ltd.

Who bought ABB Ltd stock? Who is buying ABB Ltd stock?

ABB Ltd's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, US Bancorp DE, Aperio Group LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Eqis Capital Management Inc. and Atria Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for ABB Ltd.

How do I buy ABB Ltd stock?

Shares of ABB Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is ABB Ltd's stock price today?

One share of ABB Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.80.


MarketBeat Community Rating for ABB Ltd (NYSE ABB)
Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  128 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  320 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  448
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ABB Ltd and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.23)
Consensus Price Target: $23.00 (3.36% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/21/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightLowView Rating Details
6/16/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$27.00 -> $28.00LowView Rating Details
6/9/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSellLowView Rating Details
5/23/2017BNP ParibasDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
4/4/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingSell$18.00MediumView Rating Details
3/21/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingNeutralMediumView Rating Details
2/8/2017NatixisUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/26/2017Nordea Equity ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/25/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/10/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/19/2016HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
4/21/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeSell -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
3/4/2016NomuraDowngradeNeutral -> ReduceN/AView Rating Details
12/9/2015Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$23.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
9/11/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket Perform$22.00N/AView Rating Details
9/4/2015Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageSellN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
Earnings by Quarter for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
Earnings History by Quarter for ABB Ltd (NYSE ABB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/20/20176/30/2017$0.33$0.30$8.55 billion$8.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/20173/31/2017$0.27$0.28$7.77 billion$7.85 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q416$0.27$0.33$8.93 billion$8.99 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.30$0.32$8.38 billion$8.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$0.26$0.35$8.83 billion$8.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q116$0.22$0.28$8.07 billion$7.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.21$0.35$9.44 billion$9.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$0.28$0.26$8.92 billion$8.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.26$0.26$9.09 billion$9.17 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q1$0.22$0.25$8.34 billion$8.56 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q4$0.35$0.34$10.74 billion$10.35 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q313$0.31$0.32$10.42 billion$9.82 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q213$0.30$0.28$10.27 billion$10.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q1$0.33$0.24$9.77 billion$9.47 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q4$0.31$0.23$11.34 billion$11.37 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q113$0.37$0.39$10.25 billion$10.54 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q412$0.35$0.33$10.21 billion$10.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013$0.33$0.29$9.54 billion$9.72 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2013$0.34$0.26$10.99 billion$11.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.35$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.35$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$0.35$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.46$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.40$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.12
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q2 20171$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q3 20171$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q4 20171$0.29$0.29$0.29
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
Most Recent Dividend:5/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.73
Dividend Yield:3.07%
Dividend Growth:1.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:70.87% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
58.87% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
53.28% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)

Dividend History by Quarter for ABB Ltd (NYSE ABB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/15/2017annual$0.753.28%4/18/20174/20/20175/30/2017
4/28/2016annual$0.763.64%7/8/20167/12/20167/20/2016
7/6/2015annual$0.180.88%7/24/20157/28/20158/5/2015
2/6/2015annual$0.572.83%5/4/20155/6/20155/14/2015
2/14/2014annual$0.783.08%5/5/20145/7/20145/15/2014
2/19/2013special$0.744/30/20135/2/20135/10/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
Latest Headlines for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB)
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finance.yahoo.com logoABB Ltd. :ABB-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 4:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) Downgraded to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 11:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 5:11 PM
streetinsider.com logoABB Ltd. (ABB) Reports In-Line Q2 EPS - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 20 at 3:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoABB's Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates but Fall Y/Y, Shares Down
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 3:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoABB beats 2Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 3:17 PM
benzinga.com logoSolarEdge Outshines Competitors, Analyst Upgrades - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - July 18 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSolarEdge Outshines Competitors, Analyst Upgrades
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 3:21 PM
marketwatch.com logoRemote Monitoring and Control Market Worth 27.11 Billion USD by 2023 - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 17 at 3:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Blair Comments on ABB Ltd's Q2 2017 Earnings (ABB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 8:11 AM
prnewswire.com logoHiToxic Gas Detector - Global Market Outlook (2016-2022)
www.prnewswire.com - July 15 at 3:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) Reduced by William Blair
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 12:43 PM
bizjournals.com logoCritical Power and Cooling Market, Power Solution by Type and End Use, Cooling Solution by Type - Global Forecast to 2021
www.bizjournals.com - July 14 at 1:49 AM
prnewswire.com logoGlobal Model-based Manufacturing Technologies Market to Stand at US$ 53,550 Mn by 2027-end
www.prnewswire.com - July 13 at 1:20 AM
nasdaq.com logoForeign Stock Roundup: PHG Acquires Health & Parenting; ABB to Buy Data Transmission Business - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 11 at 4:19 PM
prnewswire.com logoTechnical Reports on Machinery Equities -- General Electric, ABB, Danaher, and Honeywell - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 8 at 8:21 AM
bizjournals.com logoTechnical Reports on Machinery Equities -- General Electric, ABB, Danaher, and Honeywell
www.bizjournals.com - July 7 at 3:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCorporate News Blog - ABB to Buy German-based KEYMILE's Communication Network Business
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 4:41 PM
marketwatch.com logoMotor Management Market Worth 4.03 Billion USD by 2023
www.marketwatch.com - July 4 at 3:29 PM
zacks.com logoABB Set to Buy Keymile's Business Unit, Eyes IIOT Growth
www.zacks.com - July 4 at 3:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoABB Set to Buy Keymile's Business Unit, Eyes IIOT Growth
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 3:29 PM
streetinsider.com logoABB Ltd. (ABB) to Acquire KEYMILE's Communication Networks Business; Terms Not Disclosed
www.streetinsider.com - July 4 at 1:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 12:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB (NYSE:ABB) and Hydrogenics Corporation (HYGS) Head to Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 8:30 PM
rttnews.com logoABB To Buy Mission-critical Communication Business Of KEYMILE
www.rttnews.com - July 3 at 8:23 PM
marketwatch.com logoEnterprise Asset Management Market Growing at a CAGR of 11.9% During 2017 to 2022 - ReportsnReports - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 3 at 3:21 PM
seekingalpha.com logoABB To Acquire KEYMILE Group's Communications Business - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 3 at 3:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$8.64 Billion in Sales Expected for ABB Ltd (ABB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 12:46 PM
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www.marketwatch.com - June 29 at 3:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate ABB Ltd (ABB) Will Post Earnings of $0.31 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 6:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAs Europe Bounces Back, Activist Investors Like Loeb Pounce
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 10:46 AM
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www.marketwatch.com - June 20 at 3:33 PM
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reuters.com logoBRIEF-Vipshop to sell 4.48 pct stake in SRP Groupe
www.reuters.com - June 19 at 3:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMorgan Stanley Reiterates Buy Rating for ABB Ltd (ABB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 4:58 PM
businesswire.com logoTechnavio Announces Key Highlights From Their Distribution Feeder Automation, Centrifugal Pumps, and Professional Cleaning Robots Reports
www.businesswire.com - June 17 at 1:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Given Outperform Rating at Robert W. Baird
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 4:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) PT Raised to $28 at Baird; Reiterates Outperform - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 16 at 3:20 PM
cnbc.com logoGE begins testing drones to inspect refineries, factories - CNBC
www.cnbc.com - June 13 at 3:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoABB's YuMi rings the NASDAQ opening bell
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 3:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to ABB Ltd. : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 3:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 12:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB's (ABB) Sell Rating Reaffirmed at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 10:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSweden’s Most Powerful Industrial Family Gets Ready for a Fight With ‘the Butcher’
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 1:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 7 at 12:44 AM
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www.prnewswire.com - June 6 at 8:19 PM
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