NYSE:ADT - ADT Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$7.40 +0.14 (+1.93 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$7.26
Today's Range$7.36 - $7.77
52-Week Range$6.93 - $13.02
Volume2.38 million shs
Average Volume3.21 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.64 billion
P/E Ratio-21.84
Dividend Yield1.93%
ADT Inc. provides security and automation solutions for homes and businesses in the United States and Canada. It provides a range of burglary, video, access control, fire and smoke alarm, and medical alert solutions to residential, commercial, and multi-site customers. The company primarily offers professionally monitored security solutions; and interactive home and business automation solutions that are designed to control access, react to movement, and sense carbon monoxide, flooding, and changes in temperature or other environmental conditions, as well as address personal emergencies, such as injuries, medical emergencies, or incapacitation. It also provides interactive solutions that allow customers to use their smart phones, tablets, and laptops to arm and disarm their security systems, adjust lighting or thermostat levels, view real-time video of their premises, and program customizable schedules for the management of a range of smart home products. In addition, the company offers professional monitoring of third-party devices by enabling other companies to integrate solutions into its monitoring and billing platform. It provides its products under the ADT, ADT Pulse, ADT Canopy, ADT Always There, Protection One, Creating Customers for Life, and ASG Security names. ADT Inc. operates through a network of approximately 200 sales and service offices, 12 underwriter laboratories listed monitoring centers, 7 customer and field support locations, 2 national sales call centers, and 2 regional distribution centers. The company was formerly known as Prime Security Services Parent, Inc. and changed its name to ADT Inc. in September 2017. ADT Inc. was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Detective & armored car services
Sub-IndustrySecurity & Alarm Services
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNYSE:ADT
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.15
Current Ratio0.62
Quick Ratio0.51


Trailing P/E Ratio-21.84
Forward P/E Ratio10.28
P/E Growth0.7

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.32 billion
Price / Sales1.30
Cash Flow$2.1829 per share
Price / Cash Flow3.39
Book Value$4.58 per share
Price / Book1.62


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.35)
Net Income$342.62 million
Net Margins3.95%
Return on Equity-3.76%
Return on Assets-0.93%


Outstanding Shares756,590,000
Market Cap$5.64 billion

ADT (NYSE:ADT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is ADT's stock symbol?

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

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

ADT declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 14th will be given a dividend of $0.035 per share on Friday, January 4th. This represents a $0.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 13th. View ADT's Dividend History.

How were ADT's earnings last quarter?

ADT Inc (NYSE:ADT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 7th. The security and automation business reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.28. The security and automation business had revenue of $1.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.14 billion. ADT had a net margin of 3.95% and a negative return on equity of 3.76%. The firm's revenue was up 6.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.09) EPS. View ADT's Earnings History.

When is ADT's next earnings date?

ADT is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ADT.

What price target have analysts set for ADT?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for ADT's shares. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect ADT's stock price to reach $13.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 84.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ADT.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ADT?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ADT in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for ADT.

Has ADT been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ADT stock have trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ADT earned a news impact score of 3.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the security and automation business a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting ADT?

ADT saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 29,791,125 shares, a drop of 10.5% from the October 31st total of 33,291,640 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,983,894 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 15.0 days. Approximately 24.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View ADT's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of ADT's key competitors?

Who are ADT's key executives?

ADT's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Timothy J. Whall, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. James D. DeVries, Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Likosar, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Donald M. Young, Exec. VP of Field Operations & Chief Information Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Daniel M. Bresingham, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 46)

When did ADT IPO?

(ADT) raised $2 billion in an initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, January 19th 2018. The company issued 111,100,000 shares at $17.00-$19.00 per share. Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Barclays, Deutsche Bank Securities, RBC Capital Markets, Citigroup, BofA Merrill Lynch and Credit Suisse served as the underwriters for the IPO and Imperial Capital, Academy Securities, Allen & Company, Apollo Global Securities, Citizens Capital Markets, LionTree, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and The Williams Capital Group were co-managers.

Who are ADT's major shareholders?

ADT's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (1.27%), Marshall Wace North America L.P. (0.68%), BlackRock Inc. (0.68%), SQN Investors LP (0.66%), Man Group plc (0.42%) and Morgan Stanley (0.35%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for ADT.

Which institutional investors are selling ADT stock?

ADT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marshall Wace LLP, SQN Investors LP, Deltec Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for ADT.

Which institutional investors are buying ADT stock?

ADT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Morgan Stanley, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Laurion Capital Management LP, Westpac Banking Corp, Zweig DiMenna Associates LLC and Man Group plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for ADT.

How do I buy shares of ADT?

Shares of ADT 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 ADT's stock price today?

One share of ADT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.40.

How big of a company is ADT?

ADT has a market capitalization of $5.64 billion and generates $4.32 billion in revenue each year. The security and automation business earns $342.62 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.35) on an earnings per share basis. ADT employs 18,000 workers across the globe.

What is ADT's official website?

The official website for ADT is http://www.adt.com.

How can I contact ADT?

ADT's mailing address is 1501 YAMATO ROAD, BOCA RATON FL, 33431. The security and automation business can be reached via phone at 561-322-7235 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for ADT (NYSE ADT)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  301 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  589
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ADT and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ADT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ADT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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