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NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, Forecast & News

$98.55
+0.87 (+0.89 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$98.47
Now: $98.55
$98.96
50-Day Range
$88.23
MA: $95.03
$99.68
52-Week Range
$63.14
Now: $98.55
$99.74
Volume1.07 million shs
Average Volume997,655 shs
Market Capitalization$22.53 billion
P/E Ratio29.95
Dividend Yield0.57%
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$4.20 per share
Book Value$18.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$22.53 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2020 (Estimated)
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. Stockholders 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 dividend yield of 0.57%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 5th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK declared that its board has approved a stock buyback plan on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which allows the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The technology company reported $1.06 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.05. The technology company had revenue of $1.28 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. AMETEK had a return on equity of 20.04% and a net margin of 16.63%. AMETEK's revenue was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter 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 Tuesday, February 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

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

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

What price target have analysts set for AME?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price targets for AMETEK's stock. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's share price to reach $101.08 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 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 stories about AME stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of 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 -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a news impact score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for AMETEK.

Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a decline in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,100,000 shares, a decline of 25.5% from the October 31st total of 2,820,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,140,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.8 days. Currently, 0.9% of the shares of the 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 number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.94%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.90%), Boston Partners (1.59%), Voya Investment Management LLC (1.58%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.69%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.56%). 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, 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 institutional investors are selling AMETEK stock?

AME stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, State Street Corp, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Barclays PLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Dupont Capital Management Corp. 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, 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 institutional investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt, Millennium Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, California Public Employees Retirement System, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. 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 $98.55.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $22.53 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:  464 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  343 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  807
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 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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