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: $49.67227 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,133,995,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $23.93
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $23.91
  • 52 Week Range: $20.26 - $25.83
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.88
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.34
  • P/E Growth: 2.96
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $33.56 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.44
  • Book Value: $6.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.62
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.73
  • Dividend Yield: 3.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $4.26 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.87%
  • Return on Equity: 18.62%
  • Return on Assets: 6.55%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.50%
  • Current Ratio: 1.45%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.13%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.85 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.06
  • Short Ratio: 1.87
 

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 is Tuesday, April 18th. View ABB Ltd's Dividend History.

How were ABB Ltd's earnings last quarter?

ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 20th. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The business earned $8.45 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.55 billion. ABB Ltd had a return on equity of 18.62% and a net margin of 6.87%. ABB Ltd's quarterly revenue was down 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.35 earnings per share. View ABB Ltd's Earnings History.

When will ABB Ltd make its next earnings announcement?

ABB Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ABB Ltd.

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

13 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for ABB Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate 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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.39%), Northern Trust Corp (0.21%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.18%), Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc. (0.17%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.16%) and Folketrygdfondet (0.13%). 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 Hamlin Capital Management LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Stewart & Patten Co. LLC, Quantitative Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp, Keystone Financial Planning Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for ABB Ltd.

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

ABB Ltd's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Folketrygdfondet, Royal Bank of Canada, Bowen Hanes & Co. Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC and Conning Inc.. 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 $22.71.


MarketBeat Community Rating for ABB Ltd (NYSE ABB)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  141 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  337 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  478
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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 (1.28% upside)

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 8/19/2015 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
10/26/2017        
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: $1.13
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 20172$0.29$0.31$0.30
(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:3.21%
Dividend Growth:1.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:67.59% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
59.84% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
52.52% (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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benzinga.com logoAt 14.5% CAGR, Smart Home Market to Reach $53.45 Billion by 2022: Zion Market Research
www.benzinga.com - August 17 at 8:36 PM
prnewswire.com logoIndustrial Internet of Things - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2025
www.prnewswire.com - August 16 at 8:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPioneer Power Solutions (PPSI) & ABB (ABB) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 2:10 AM
benzinga.com logoThe Board of Directors has hired Frank Tseng as the new Chief Financial Officer of SEGN to replace Brian Kistler
www.benzinga.com - August 15 at 3:23 PM
prnewswire.com logoIndian Industrial Automation Market 2017-2023 - Rapid Adoption of Digital Technologies
www.prnewswire.com - August 15 at 2:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to ABB Ltd. : August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 9:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $8.43 Billion
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 10:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing ABB (ABB) & Pioneer Power Solutions (PPSI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) Will Post Earnings of $0.30 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 2:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB (NYSE:ABB) versus Babcock (BW) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 10:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - ABB - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 4:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - ABB - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Industry Outlook Highlights: ABB, Illinois Tool Works, Parker-Hannifin, Ingersoll-Rand
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 3:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBabcock (BW) & ABB (NYSE:ABB) Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 9 at 7:46 AM
bloomberg.com logoThis American Town Was Left to Die, and Suddenly Economists Care
www.bloomberg.com - August 8 at 8:32 PM
nasdaq.com logoPre-Market Most Active for Aug 8, 2017 : VRX, ENDP, TEVA, ABB, FGEN, QQQ, INVA, CAR, KORS, NVDA, HTZ, PAGP - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 8 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to ABB Ltd. : August 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 9:05 PM
prnewswire.com logoHigh Voltage Switchgear Market, Update 2017 - Market Size, Competitive Landscape, Key Country Analysis, and Forecasts to 2021
www.prnewswire.com - August 1 at 3:27 PM
nasdaq.com logoEaton's (ETN) Earnings and Revenues Lag Estimates in Q2
www.nasdaq.com - August 1 at 3:27 PM
fortune.com logoGoogle Has a Secret Plan to Store Renewable Energy
fortune.com - July 31 at 8:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Contrast: PowerSecure International (POWR) and ABB (NYSE:ABB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 4:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 7:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: ABB’s EPS Advanced 30%
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 3:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing ABB (NYSE:ABB) & Twin Disc, (TWIN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 2:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$8.43 Billion in Sales Expected for ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 10:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: ABB (ABB) and UQM Technologies (UQM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 12:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Review: ABB (ABB) and Babcock (BW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 8:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Analysis: ABB (NYSE:ABB) vs. Babcock (BW)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 6:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.28 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 10:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoForeign Stock Roundup: ABB, Novartis Beat on Earnings - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 24 at 6:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoForeign Stock Roundup: ABB, Novartis Beat on Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoABB Ltd (ABB) Given Sell Rating at UBS AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 12:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWilliam Blair Comments on ABB Ltd's FY2018 Earnings (NYSE:ABB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Comments on ABB Ltd's Q4 2017 Earnings (NYSE:ABB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 9:28 AM
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

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