NYSE:AGCO - AGCO Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$59.95 +1.67 (+2.87 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 01:19 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.20
Today's Range$58.20 - $60.18
52-Week Range$56.36 - $75.95
Volume17,991 shs
Average Volume736,443 shs
Market Capitalization$4.68 billion
P/E Ratio19.87
Dividend Yield1.03%
Beta0.73
AGCO logoAGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. The company offers high horsepower tractors for larger farms, primarily for row crop production; utility tractors for small- and medium-sized farms, as well as for dairy, livestock, orchards, and vineyards; and compact tractors for small farms, specialty agricultural industries, landscaping, and residential uses. It also offers combines for harvesting grain crops, such as corn, wheat, soybeans, and rice; and application equipment, including self-propelled, three- and four-wheeled vehicles and related equipment for liquid and dry fertilizers and crop protection chemicals, and for after crops emerge from the ground. In addition, the company offers hay tools and forage equipment comprising round and rectangular balers, loader wagons, self-propelled windrowers, forage harvesters, disc mowers, spreaders, rakes, tedders, and mower conditioners for harvesting and packaging vegetative feeds used in the beef cattle, dairy, horse, and renewable fuel industries. Further, it offers implements, including disc harrows; leveling seed beds and mixing chemicals with the soils; heavy tillage to break up soil and mix crop residue into topsoil; field cultivators that prepare smooth seed bed and destroy weeds; drills for small grain seeding; and planters and other planting equipment, and loaders. Additionally, it offers grain storage bins and related drying and handling equipment systems, as well as seed-processing systems, swine and poultry feed storage and delivery, ventilation and watering systems, and egg production systems and broiler production equipment; and replacement parts, as well as produces diesel engines, gears, and generating sets. It markets its products under the Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson, and Valtra brands through a network of independent dealers and distributors. AGCO Corporation was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Farm machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:AGCO
CUSIP00108410
Phone770-813-9200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.58
Current Ratio1.42
Quick Ratio0.63

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio19.87
Forward P/E Ratio15.86
P/E Growth1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.31 billion
Price / Sales0.57
Cash Flow$6.6537 per share
Price / Cash9.01
Book Value$38.91 per share
Price / Book1.54

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.02
Net Income$186.40 million
Net Margins2.44%
Return on Equity9.31%
Return on Assets3.51%

Miscellaneous

Employees20,500
Outstanding Shares79,120,000
Market Cap$4.68 billion

AGCO (NYSE:AGCO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AGCO's stock symbol?

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

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

AGCO announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, September 14th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 14th. View AGCO's Dividend History.

How will AGCO's stock buyback program work?

AGCO announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Sunday, April 9th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $300,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were AGCO's earnings last quarter?

AGCO Co. (NYSE:AGCO) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 31st. The industrial products company reported $1.32 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.28 by $0.04. The industrial products company earned $2.54 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.45 billion. AGCO had a net margin of 2.44% and a return on equity of 9.31%. The firm's revenue was up 17.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.15 EPS. View AGCO's Earnings History.

When is AGCO's next earnings date?

AGCO is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AGCO.

What guidance has AGCO issued on next quarter's earnings?

AGCO issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.78. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.30 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AGCO?

15 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for AGCO's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate AGCO's stock price to reach $71.7143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AGCO.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AGCO?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AGCO in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AGCO.

Who are some of AGCO's key competitors?

Who are AGCO's key executives?

AGCO's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Martin H. Richenhagen, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Andrew H. Beck, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Robert B. Crain, Sr. VP & GM of Americas (Age 58)
  • Mr. Hans-Bernd Veltmaat, Sr. VP & Chief Supply Chain Officer (Age 63)
  • Dr. Richard Robinson Smith, Sr. VP and GM of Europe & Middle East (Age 53)

Has AGCO been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AGCO stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. AGCO earned a daily sentiment score of 0.21 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.69 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for AGCO.

Who are AGCO's major shareholders?

AGCO's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.36%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.58%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.37%), LSV Asset Management (3.15%), AGF Investments Inc. (2.07%) and FMR LLC (1.81%). Company insiders that own AGCO stock include Andrew H Beck, Gary L Collar, Hans Bernd Veltmaat, Lara Thrush Long, Lucinda B Smith, Richard Robinson Smith and Robert B Crain. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AGCO.

Which institutional investors are selling AGCO stock?

AGCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Fairpointe Capital LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold AGCO company stock in the last year include Hans Bernd Veltmaat, Lara Thrush Long, Lucinda B Smith, Richard Robinson Smith and Robert B Crain. View Insider Buying and Selling for AGCO.

Which institutional investors are buying AGCO stock?

AGCO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., AGF Investments Inc., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., BlackRock Inc., Teacher Retirement System of Texas and TD Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for AGCO.

How do I buy shares of AGCO?

Shares of AGCO 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 AGCO's stock price today?

One share of AGCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.95.

How big of a company is AGCO?

AGCO has a market capitalization of $4.68 billion and generates $8.31 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $186.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.02 on an earnings per share basis. AGCO employs 20,500 workers across the globe.

How can I contact AGCO?

AGCO's mailing address is 4205 RIVER GREEN PARKWAY, DULUTH GA, 30096. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 770-813-9200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for AGCO (NYSE AGCO)

Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  582 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  837
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This page was last updated on 8/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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