NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$85.16 -0.74 (-0.86 %)
(As of 05/21/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$85.90
Today's Range$84.85 - $85.91
52-Week Range$63.14 - $88.76
Volume655,925 shs
Average Volume1.19 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.40 billion
P/E Ratio25.88
Dividend Yield0.65%
Beta1.21
AMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide. The company's Electronic Instruments segment offers advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power, and industrial markets; process control instruments for the oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, automation, and food and beverage industries; and instruments to the laboratory equipment, ultra-precision manufacturing, medical, and test and measurement markets. This segment also provides power quality monitoring and metering, uninterruptible power systems, programmable power equipment, electromagnetic compatibility test equipment, sensors for gas turbines, dashboard instruments for heavy trucks and other vehicles, and instrumentation and controls for the food and beverage industries; and aircraft and engine sensors, monitoring systems, power supplies, fuel and fluid measurement systems, and data acquisition units for the aerospace industry. Its Electromechanical Group segment offers engineered electrical connectors and electronics packaging used in aerospace and defense, medical, and industrial applications; advanced precision motion control products for use in a range of automation applications across the medical, semiconductor, aerospace, defense, and food and beverage industries; high-purity powdered metals, strip and foil, specialty clad metals, and metal matrix composites; blowers and heat exchangers for aerospace and defense industries; and motors for use in commercial appliances, fitness equipment, food and beverage machines, hydraulic pumps, and industrial blowers. This segment also operates a network of aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul facilities. In addition, the company offers clinical and education communication solutions for hospitals, health systems, and educational facilities. AMETEK, Inc. was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motors & generators
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP03110010
Phone610-647-2121

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.85 billion
Cash Flow$4.1240 per share
Book Value$19.56 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$19.40 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

AMETEK (NYSE:AME) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AMETEK's stock symbol?

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

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

AMETEK declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which permits the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The technology company reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.97 by $0.03. The technology company earned $1.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.28 billion. AMETEK had a net margin of 16.14% and a return on equity of 18.56%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.79 EPS. View AMETEK's Earnings History.

When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

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

AMETEK updated its second quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.00-1.01 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.02. AMETEK also updated its FY19 guidance to $3.98-4.08 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

13 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for AMETEK's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's share price to reach $91.6364 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AMETEK.

Has AMETEK been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AME stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring 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. AMETEK earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of AMETEK's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AMETEK own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AMETEK investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Micron Technology (MU), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Continental Resources (CLR) and Allergan (AGN).

Who are AMETEK's key executives?

AMETEK's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David A. Zapico, Chairman & CEO (Age 54)
  • Mr. William Joseph Burke, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. John Wesley Hardin Jr., Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 54)
  • Thomas C. Marecic, Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 57)
  • Mr. Timothy N. Jones, Pres of Electromechanical Group (Age 62)

Who are AMETEK's major shareholders?

AMETEK's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.68%), FMR LLC (4.11%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.90%), Boston Partners (2.15%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.03%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.82%). Company insiders that own AMETEK stock include David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Frank S Hermance, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, William D Eginton and William Joseph Burke. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AMETEK.

Which major investors are selling AMETEK stock?

AME stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Boston Partners, Select Equity Group L.P., BlackRock Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Hsbc Holdings PLC and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have sold AMETEK company stock in the last year include David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, William D Eginton and William Joseph Burke. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMETEK.

Which major investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Argent Capital Management LLC, Natixis, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Wellington Management Group LLP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company and Voya Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMETEK.

How do I buy shares of AMETEK?

Shares of AME 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 AMETEK's stock price today?

One share of AME stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.16.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $19.40 billion and generates $4.85 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $777.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.29 on an earnings per share basis. AMETEK employs 18,200 workers across the globe.

What is AMETEK's official website?

The official website for AMETEK is http://www.ametek.com.

How can I contact AMETEK?

AMETEK's mailing address is 1100 CASSATT ROAD, BERWYN PA, 19312. The technology company can be reached via phone at 610-647-2121.


MarketBeat Community Rating for AMETEK (NYSE AME)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  419 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  724
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AMETEK and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AME will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AME will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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