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AMETEK Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.72 (-1.42 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $119.00
50-Day Range
MA: $119.41
52-Week Range
Now: $119.00
Volume33,773 shs
Average Volume811,260 shs
Market Capitalization$27.38 billion
P/E Ratio31.48
Dividend Yield0.61%
AMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide. It operates through 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. This segment also provides power quality monitoring and metering, uninterruptible power supplies, 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 EMG segment offers engineered electrical connectors and electronics packaging for protecting sensitive electronic devices; precision motion control products for data storage, medical devices, business equipment, automation and other applications; high-purity powdered metals, strip and foil, 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 education communication solutions for hospitals, health systems, and educational facilities. AMETEK, Inc. was incorporated in 1930 and is headquartered in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.


Overall MarketRank

1.90 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

98th out of 1,258 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

5th out of 23 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.16 billion
Cash Flow$5.13 per share
Book Value$22.38 per share


Net Income$861.30 million


Market Cap$27.38 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Confirmed)
-1.72 (-1.42 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 08:00 PM ET)
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AMETEK (NYSE:AME) Frequently Asked Questions

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

AMETEK's stock was trading at $77.25 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AME stock has increased by 54.0% and is now trading at $119.00.
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Is AMETEK a buy right now?

12 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" AMETEK stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than AMETEK?

Wall Street analysts have given AMETEK a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but AMETEK wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How can I listen to AMETEK's earnings call?

AMETEK will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 3rd. The technology company reported $1.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.07. The technology company had revenue of $1.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.12 billion. AMETEK had a net margin of 18.77% and a return on equity of 16.29%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 11.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.06 EPS.
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How often does AMETEK pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AMETEK?

AMETEK announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 6th. Investors of record on Monday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Thursday, December 24th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 4th.
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Is AMETEK a good dividend stock?

AMETEK pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.61%. The dividend payout ratio of AMETEK is 17.18%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AMETEK will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.06% next year. This indicates that AMETEK will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

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

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

AMETEK updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.00-1.04 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.99.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

12 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for AMETEK's stock. Their forecasts range from $84.00 to $131.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's share price to reach $109.10 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.3%.
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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), Micron Technology (MU), Athabasca Oil Co. (ATH.TO) (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Accenture (ACN), Starbucks (SBUX) and Honeywell International (HON).

Who are AMETEK's key executives?

AMETEK's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David A. Zapico, Chairman & CEO (Age 55, Pay $3.84M)
  • Mr. William Joseph Burke, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $1.34M)
  • Mr. John Wesley Hardin Jr., Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 55, Pay $1.1M)
  • Thomas C. Marecic, Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 58, Pay $852.7k)
  • Mr. Timothy N. Jones, Pres of Electromechanical Group (Age 63, Pay $970.68k)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Montgomery, Sr. VP, Comptroller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Kenneth C. Weirman, Chief Information Officer & VP
  • Mr. Ronald J. Oscher, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Kevin C. Coleman, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Thomas A. Deeney, VP of Corp. Compliance & Auditing

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Santori & Peters Inc. (0.11%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.01%) and IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%). 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.
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Which major investors are selling AMETEK stock?

AME stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Santori & Peters Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Capital Investment Services of America Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Raymond James Trust N.A.. 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, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Ruby R Chandy, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, Tony J Ciampitti, William D Eginton, and William Joseph Burke.
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Which major investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, New England Research & Management Inc., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Clarius Group LLC, Boston Trust Walden Corp, ELM Advisors LLC, and Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL.
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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 WeBull, 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 $119.00.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $27.38 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 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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