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NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, Forecast & News

$97.78
-1.79 (-1.80 %)
(As of 01/28/2020 06:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
$97.14
Now: $97.78
$98.75
50-Day Range
$97.78
MA: $100.10
$101.81
52-Week Range
$69.51
Now: $97.78
$102.31
Volume1.30 million shs
Average Volume905,962 shs
Market Capitalization$22.35 billion
P/E Ratio26.43
Dividend Yield0.56%
Beta1.23
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. Read More…

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$4.09 per share
Book Value$18.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$22.35 billion
Next Earnings Date2/5/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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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, November 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, December 20th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 5th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK announced that its board has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 31st. The technology company reported $1.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.05. The technology company earned $1.28 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. AMETEK had a net margin of 16.63% and a return on equity of 20.04%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.91 earnings per share. View AMETEK's Earnings History.

When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

How can I listen to AMETEK's earnings call?

AMETEK will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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

AMETEK updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 31st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.01-1.03 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.03.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

13 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for AMETEK's shares. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's stock price to reach $103.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% 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 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AMETEK.

Has AMETEK been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AME stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for AMETEK.

Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,980,000 shares, a drop of 11.6% from the December 31st total of 2,240,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 992,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's stock are sold short. View AMETEK's Current Options Chain.

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt (0.44%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.24%), Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID (0.23%), Davis R M Inc. (0.20%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.13%) and Strs Ohio (0.12%). Company insiders that own AMETEK stock include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Ruby R Chandy, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, Tony J Ciampitti, 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 Cookson Peirce & Co. Inc., Boston Trust Walden Corp, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Northstar Asset Management LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank and Wakefield Asset Management LLLP. Company insiders that have sold AMETEK company stock in the last year include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Gretchen W Mcclain, Ronald J Oscher, Ruby R Chandy, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, Tony J Ciampitti, William D Eginton and William Joseph Burke. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMETEK.

Which major investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt, Howard Capital Management, First National Bank of Omaha, Intl Fcstone Inc., California Public Employees Retirement System, Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., Three Peaks Capital Management LLC and UNIVEST FINANCIAL Corp. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AMETEK's stock price today?

One share of AME stock can currently be purchased for approximately $97.78.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $22.35 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.View Additional Information About AMETEK.

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:  480 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  358 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  838
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 1/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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