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NYSE:AME

AMETEK (AME) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$178.20
-0.69 (-0.39%)
(As of 10:39 AM ET)
Today's Range
$178.09
$179.54
50-Day Range
$160.07
$178.89
52-Week Range
$131.52
$180.12
Volume
75,261 shs
Average Volume
999,034 shs
Market Capitalization
$41.17 billion
P/E Ratio
31.43
Dividend Yield
0.56%
Price Target
$174.25

AMETEK MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.75 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.7% Downside
$177.13 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.82% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.90
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.88mentions of AMETEK in the last 14 days
Based on 19 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$3.95 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.81%
From $6.81 to $7.41 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.36 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

131st out of 583 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

7th out of 12 stocks


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About AMETEK Stock (NYSE:AME)

AMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices in North America, Europe, Asia, and South America. It operates in two segments, Electronic Instruments (EIG) and Electromechanical (EMG). The company's EIG segment offers advanced instruments for the process, aerospace, power, and industrial markets; process and analytical 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.Its EMG segment offers engineered electrical connectors and electronics packaging to protect sensitive devices and mission-critical electronics; precision motion control products for data storage, medical devices, business equipment, automation, and other applications; high-purity powdered metals, strips and foils, specialty clad metals, and metal matrix composites; motor-blower systems and heat exchangers for use in thermal management, military, commercial aircraft, and military ground vehicles; 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 educational communication solutions. AMETEK, Inc. was incorporated in 1930 and is headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.

AME Stock Price History

AME Stock News Headlines

AMETEK (NYSE:AME) Rating Increased to Buy at StockNews.com
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What many consider America's critical financial asset suffers biggest fall on record. Expert says: "it's very bad for millions, protect yourself now."
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As the world shifts to renewables such as wind and solar, how will we store all this energy? Vanadium batteries are the breakthrough that some experts predict will be the future of grid-scale energy storage. The problem is, only 5% of vanadium is mined in the U.S. - and China and Russia have a stranglehold on our supply.
Ametek Announces 12% Dividend Increase for Shareholders
Ametek Inc. Raises Quarterly Dividend by 12%
AMETEK Increases Quarterly Dividend
AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) Q4 2023 Earnings Call Transcript
Q4 2023 AMETEK Inc Earnings Call
Ametek Inc. Q4 Profit Increases, beats estimates
Ametek Sees Higher Adj. Earnings, Sales In Q1, FY24 - Update
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/22 Dividend
12/07/2023
Dividend Payable
12/22/2023
Last Earnings
2/06/2024
Today
2/26/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/28 Dividend
3/07/2024
Dividend Payable
3/28/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/07/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Process control instruments
Sub-Industry
Electrical Components & Equipment
CUSIP
03110010
Employees
21,500
Year Founded
1930

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$174.25
High Stock Price Target
$188.00
Low Stock Price Target
$159.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-2.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.75
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.31 billion
Pretax Margin
24.35%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.60 billion
Cash Flow
$7.89 per share
Book Value
$37.83 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
229,350,000
Market Cap
$41.33 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.21

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AME Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell AMETEK stock right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" AME shares.
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What is AMETEK's stock price target for 2024?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for AMETEK's shares. Their AME share price targets range from $159.00 to $205.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $177.13 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.7%.
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How have AME shares performed in 2024?

AMETEK's stock was trading at $164.89 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, AME shares have increased by 8.2% and is now trading at $178.43.
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Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,890,000 shares, a decrease of 13.7% from the January 15th total of 2,190,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 963,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days. Approximately 0.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2024.
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How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) released its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 6th. The technology company reported $1.68 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.62 by $0.06. The technology company earned $1.73 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.73 billion. AMETEK had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.96% and a net margin of 19.91%. AMETEK's quarterly revenue was up 6.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.52 EPS.
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How often does AMETEK pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AMETEK?

AMETEK declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 9th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.28 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 7th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.
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Is AMETEK a good dividend stock?

AMETEK (NYSE:AME) pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.56%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 5 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 17.64%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AME will have a dividend payout ratio of 13.50% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Friday, May 6th 2022, which allows the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 3.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

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

AMETEK updated its FY24 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.70-6.85 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $6.83.

What is David A. Zapico's approval rating as AMETEK's CEO?

110 employees have rated AMETEK Chief Executive Officer David A. Zapico on Glassdoor.com. David A. Zapico has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts David A. Zapico in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of AMETEK own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AMETEK investors own include Xtrackers California Municipal Bond ETF (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Micron Technology (MU), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Accenture (ACN), Starbucks (SBUX) and

Who are AMETEK's major shareholders?

AMETEK's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.08%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.43%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.81%), Capital International Investors (1.82%), Norges Bank (1.55%) and Boston Partners (1.29%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Ruby R Chandy, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, William D Eginton and William Joseph Burke.
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How do I buy shares of AMETEK?

Shares of AME stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does AMETEK have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of AMETEK: AMETEK Germany GmbH, AMETEK Nordic AB, AMETEK d.o.o. Subotica., Dunkermotoren Taicang Co. Ltd., Milmega Limited, SPECTRO Analytical Instruments GmbH, AMETEK CTS Europe GmbH, AMETEK GmbH, AMETEK Korea Co. Ltd., CAMECA Instruments Inc., Dunkermotoren GmbH, Frameflair Limited, AMETEK CTS GmbH, CAMECA SAS, Solartron Metrology Limited, Taylor Hobson Trustees Limited, AEM Limited, AMETEK Airtechnology Group Limited., AMETEK Holdings SARL, Amekai Meter (Xiamen) Co. Ltd., Direl Holding GmbH, Fine Tubes Limited, Motec GmbH, Muirhead Aerospace Limited, RETE Holding GmbH, Superior Tube Company Inc., Taylor Hobson Limited, AMETEK Hong Kong Private Limited, Airtechnology Pension Trustees Limited, SPECTRO Analytical Instruments (Pty) Ltd, SPECTRO Analytical Instruments Inc., Antavia SAS, Amekai Singapore Private Ltd., Amekai Taiwan Co. Ltd., Tubes Holdco Limited, AMETEK Elektromotory s.r.o, AMETEK Global Tubes LLC, AMETEK Instruments Group UK Limited, AMETEK Singapore Private Ltd., AMETEK (GB) Limited, AMETEK European Holdings Limited, Gatan Service Corporation, SkyBitz Petroleum Logistics LLC, AMETEK (Barbados) SRL, AMETEK Italia S.r.l., Sealtron Inc., AMETEK SCP (Barrow) Limited, Creaform Shanghai Ltd., Micro-Poise Industrial Equipment (Beijing) Ltd., SkyBitz Inc., SkyBitz Tank Monitoring Corporation, Haydon Linear Motors (Changzhou) Co. Ltd., 4DSP B.V., 4DSP LLC, AIP/MPM Funding Inc., AIP/MPM Holdings Inc., AMESP USVI LLC, AMETEK (Bermuda) Ltd., AMETEK (Thailand) Co. Ltd., AMETEK Aegis Inc., AMETEK Aerospace & Defense Group UK Ltd, AMETEK Aerospace & Power Holdings Inc., AMETEK Aircraft Parts & Accessories Inc., AMETEK Ameron LLC, AMETEK Arizona Instrument LLC, AMETEK B.V., AMETEK CTS US Inc., AMETEK Canada 2 ULC, AMETEK Canada 3 ULC, AMETEK Canada Limited Partnership, AMETEK Co. Ltd., AMETEK Commercial Enterprise Shanghai, AMETEK Creaform ULC, AMETEK Customer Service S. de R. L. de C.v., AMETEK DELCO Inc., AMETEK Denmark A/S, AMETEK Do Brasil Ltda., AMETEK EMG Holdings Inc., AMETEK Edinburgh Holdings LP, AMETEK Engineered Materials Sdn. Bhd., AMETEK Europe L.L.C., AMETEK European Holdings GmbH, AMETEK Finland Oy, AMETEK Grundbesitz GmbH, AMETEK HSA Inc., AMETEK Haydon Kerk Inc., AMETEK Holdings B.V. also registered as AMETEK Holdings B.V. Delaware Inc.1, AMETEK Holdings de Mexico S. de R.L., AMETEK Hughes-Treitler, AMETEK Industrial Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., AMETEK Instrumentos S.L., AMETEK Instruments India Private Limited, AMETEK Lamb Motores de Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., AMETEK Land Inc., AMETEK Latin America Holding Company S.à r.l., AMETEK MRO Florida Inc., AMETEK Magnetrol USA LLC, AMETEK Material Analysis Holdings GmbH, AMETEK Mexico Holding Company LLC, AMETEK Motors Asia Pte. 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