NYSE:ABB - ABB Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $19.17 -0.09 (-0.47 %) (As of 01/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$19.26Today's Range$19.07 - $19.265052-Week Range$18.05 - $28.67Volume1.90 million shsAverage Volume1.92 million shsMarket Capitalization$41.51 billionP/E Ratio15.34Dividend Yield2.54%Beta1.16 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email ABB Ltd manufactures and sells electrification, robotics and motion, industrial automation, and power grid products worldwide. Its Electrification Products segment provides modular substation packages, distribution automation products, circuit breakers, measuring and sensing devices, control products, wiring accessories, enclosures and cabling systems, and intelligent home and building solutions. This segment serves building, data center, rail, wind and solar, food and beverage, marine, and oil and gas industries. The company's Robotics and Motion segment offers robotics, motors, generators, drives, wind converters, components and systems for railways and related services, and digital services for applications in industries, transportation and infrastructure, and utilities. This segment serves machinery manufacturers, process industries, hybrid and batch manufacturers, transportation equipment manufacturers, discrete manufacturing companies, utilities, and customers in the automotive industry. Its Industrial Automation segment provides process and discrete control solutions, advanced process control software and manufacturing execution systems, sensing, measurement and analytical instrumentation and solutions, electric ship propulsion systems, machine and factory automation solutions, and turbochargers, as well as remote monitoring, preventive maintenance, and cybersecurity services. This segment serves companies in the oil and gas, minerals and mining, metals, pulp and paper, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, power generation, and marine industries. The company's Power Grids segment offers turnkey grid integration, transmission systems, and substation solutions; transformers; and circuit breakers, switchgear, and capacitors. This segment serves transmission and distribution operators and owners, as well as utilities and industrial, transportation, and infrastructure customers. ABB Ltd was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. Receive ABB News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ABB and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Switchgear & switchboard apparatus Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:ABB Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.abb.com Phone41-43-317-7111Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45 Current Ratio1.18 Quick Ratio0.86Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.34 Forward P/E Ratio15.09 P/E Growth2.07 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$34.31 billion Price / Sales1.19 Cash Flow$1.7396 per share Price / Cash Flow11.02 Book Value$7.18 per share Price / Book2.67Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.25 Net Income$2.21 billion Net Margins6.24% Return on Equity19.99% Return on Assets6.57%Miscellaneous Employees134,800 Outstanding Shares2,138,610,000Market Cap$41.51 billion OptionableOptionable ABB (NYSE:ABB) Frequently Asked Questions What is ABB's stock symbol? ABB trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ABB." How often does ABB pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for ABB? ABB announced an annual dividend on Thursday, March 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.8261 per share on Tuesday, May 15th. This represents a yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 4th. This is an increase from ABB's previous annual dividend of $0.75. View ABB's Dividend History. How were ABB's earnings last quarter? ABB Ltd (NYSE:ABB) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.34 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.38 by $0.04. The industrial products company earned $9.26 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.46 billion. ABB had a return on equity of 19.99% and a net margin of 6.24%. View ABB's Earnings History. When is ABB's next earnings date? ABB is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ABB. What price target have analysts set for ABB? 17 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for ABB's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate ABB's share price to reach $21.84 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ABB. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ABB? 17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ABB in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for ABB. Has ABB been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about ABB stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ABB earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting ABB? ABB saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 14th, there was short interest totalling 1,975,602 shares, an increase of 82.2% from the November 30th total of 1,084,067 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,155,070 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.6 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the company are short sold. View ABB's Current Options Chain. Who are some of ABB's key competitors? Some companies that are related to ABB include Caterpillar (CAT), Bouygues (BOUYF), Deere & Company (DE), Illinois Tool Works (ITW), SCHNEIDER ELEC /ADR (SBGSY), Emerson Electric (EMR), FANUC LTD JAPAN/ADR (FANUY), Eaton (ETN), Johnson Controls International (JCI), Mitsui & Co Ltd (MITSY), Roper Technologies (ROP), MURATA MFG CO L/ADR (MRAAY), Ingersoll-Rand (IR), Komatsu (KMTUY) and ATLAS COPCO AB/S (ATLKY). Who are ABB's key executives? ABB's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ulrich Spiesshofer, Pres & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Timo J. Ihamuotila, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)Ms. Diane de Saint Victor, Gen. Counsel, Company Sec. and Heal of Legal & Integrity (Age 64)Mr. Jean-Christophe Deslarzes, Chief HR Officer (Age 56)Mr. Greg Scheu, Pres of Americas Region and Head of Group Service & Bus. Integration (Age 58) Who are ABB's major shareholders? ABB's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.01%), Cardinal Capital Management (0.00%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.00%), Peachtree Investment Advisors Inc. (0.00%), Cozad Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and First Hawaiian Bank (0.00%). Which major investors are selling ABB stock? ABB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Hawaiian Bank, Cozad Asset Management Inc. and Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc.. Which major investors are buying ABB stock? ABB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Peachtree Investment Advisors Inc. and Cardinal Capital Management. How do I buy shares of ABB? Shares of ABB 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 ABB's stock price today? One share of ABB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.17. How big of a company is ABB? ABB has a market capitalization of $41.51 billion and generates $34.31 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $2.21 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.25 on an earnings per share basis. ABB employs 134,800 workers across the globe. What is ABB's official website? The official website for ABB is http://www.abb.com. How can I contact ABB? ABB's mailing address is Affolternstrasse 44, Zurich V8, CH 8050. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 41-43-317-7111 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for ABB (NYSE ABB)Community Ranking: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 415 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 615 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,030MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ABB and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ABB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ABB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the balance sheet?