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

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$57.18 -0.22 (-0.38 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$57.40
Today's Range$56.46 - $57.66
52-Week Range$49.50 - $75.95
Volume924,000 shs
Average Volume921,649 shs
Market Capitalization$4.45 billion
P/E Ratio18.93
Dividend Yield1.06%
Beta0.78
AGCO 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
Current SymbolNYSE:AGCO
Previous Symbol
CUSIP00108410
Phone770-813-9200

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.57
Current Ratio1.42
Quick Ratio0.63

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio18.93
Forward P/E Ratio15.13
P/E Growth0.94

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.31 billion
Price / Sales0.54
Cash Flow$6.6104 per share
Price / Cash8.65
Book Value$37.92 per share
Price / Book1.51

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.02
Net Income$186.40 million
Net Margins2.49%
Return on Equity9.70%
Return on Assets3.65%

Miscellaneous

Employees20,500
Outstanding Shares78,280,000
Market Cap$4.45 billion
OptionableOptionable

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, October 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 14th. View AGCO's Dividend History.

How will AGCO's stock buyback program work?

AGCO announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Sunday, April 9th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $300,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 5.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AGCO's earnings last quarter?

AGCO Co. (NYSE:AGCO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The industrial products company reported $0.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.08. The industrial products company earned $2.21 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.15 billion. AGCO had a net margin of 2.49% and a return on equity of 9.70%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.76 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, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AGCO.

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

AGCO updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.75-3.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.77. The company issued revenue guidance of $9.3-9.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $9.34 billion.AGCO also updated its FY18 guidance to ~$3.75 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AGCO?

14 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for AGCO's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate AGCO's stock price to reach $68.6923 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AGCO.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AGCO?

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

Has AGCO been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AGCO stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AGCO earned a news sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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)

Who are AGCO's major shareholders?

AGCO's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.26%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.95%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.40%), LSV Asset Management (3.25%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.55%) and AGF Investments Inc. (2.07%). 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 major investors are selling AGCO stock?

AGCO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp and Fairpointe Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold AGCO company stock in the last year include Gary L Collar, Lara Thrush Long, Lucinda B Smith, Richard Robinson Smith and Robert B Crain. View Insider Buying and Selling for AGCO.

Which major investors are buying AGCO stock?

AGCO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Victory Capital Management Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, First Pacific Advisors LP, TD Asset Management Inc., Barings LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC and WINTON GROUP Ltd. 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 $57.18.

How big of a company is AGCO?

AGCO has a market capitalization of $4.45 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.

What is AGCO's official website?

The official website for AGCO is http://www.agcocorp.com.

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:  275 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  619 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  894
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AGCO and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AGCO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AGCO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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