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AMETEK Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:AME)

$97.36
-0.81 (-0.83 %)
(As of 11/19/2019 06:24 AM ET)
Today's Range
$97.02
Now: $97.36
$98.14
50-Day Range
$85.65
MA: $91.47
$98.17
52-Week Range
$63.14
Now: $97.36
$98.25
Volume875,027 shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.26 billion
P/E Ratio29.59
Dividend Yield0.57%
Beta1.2
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$4.13 per share
Book Value$18.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$22.26 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 given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, December 20th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.58%. 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 declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback program on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which authorizes the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 31st. The technology company reported $1.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' 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 business's quarterly revenue was up 7.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.91 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, 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 earnings per share (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?

13 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for AMETEK's stock. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $115.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's stock price to reach $98.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.9% 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 1 hold rating and 12 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 headlines about AME stock have been trending very negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a daily sentiment score of -3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for AMETEK.

Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a decline in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,100,000 shares, a decline of 25.5% from the September 30th total of 2,820,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,140,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.8 days. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the stock are short sold. 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.90%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.69%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.56%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.39%), Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt (0.37%) and TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (0.30%). 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 TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, SG Americas Securities LLC, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Systematic Financial Management LP and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. 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, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt, 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., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 $97.36.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $22.26 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:  458 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  340 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  798
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 11/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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