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NYSE:AMEAMETEK Stock Price, Forecast & News

$92.02
+0.31 (+0.34 %)
(As of 06/1/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$90.49
Now: $92.02
$92.87
50-Day Range
$73.91
MA: $81.78
$91.88
52-Week Range
$54.82
Now: $92.02
$102.31
Volume1.08 million shs
Average Volume1.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.11 billion
P/E Ratio22.55
Dividend Yield0.79%
Beta1.24
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.18 out of 5 stars


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$5.16 billion
Cash Flow$5.25 per share
Book Value$22.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$861.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,100
Market Cap$21.11 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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AMETEK (NYSE:AME) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AMETEK's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

AMETEK's stock was trading at $77.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AME stock has increased by 19.1% and is now trading at $92.02. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AMETEK?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for AMETEK.

When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for AMETEK.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 5th. The technology company reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.06. The technology company earned $1.20 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.24 billion. AMETEK had a return on equity of 18.77% and a net margin of 18.48%. AMETEK's revenue for the quarter was down 6.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.00 earnings per share. View AMETEK's earnings history.

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

AMETEK announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 7th. Investors of record on Friday, June 12th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Tuesday, June 30th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 11th. View AMETEK's dividend history.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

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

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

AMETEK issued an update on its first quarter 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 1.01-1.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.98. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.204-1.204 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.27 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

13 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for AMETEK's stock. Their forecasts range from $84.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's share price to reach $99.21 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for AMETEK.

Has AMETEK been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AME stock have trended very positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a media sentiment score of 3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage 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 company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutAMETEK.

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), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Micron Technology (MU), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Starbucks (SBUX) and Accenture (ACN).

Who are AMETEK's key executives?

AMETEK's management team includes the following 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)

What is AMETEK's stock symbol?

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

Who are AMETEK's major shareholders?

AMETEK's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.06%), State Street Corp (3.98%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.03%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.31%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.57%) and Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (1.56%). 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, 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 Capital Research Global Investors, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Alliancebernstein L.P., BlackRock Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Wellington Management Group LLP, Schroder Investment Management Group, and UBS Group AG. 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, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Tony J Ciampitti, and William Joseph Burke. View insider buying and selling activity for AMETEK.

Which major investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EdgePoint Investment Group Inc., Primecap Management Co. CA, Invesco Ltd., Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Fred Alger Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Janus Henderson Group PLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $92.02.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $21.11 billion and generates $5.16 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $861.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.19 on an earnings per share basis. AMETEK employs 18,100 workers across the globe.

What is AMETEK's official website?

The official website for AMETEK is 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.

This page was last updated on 6/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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