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

$89.88
-0.33 (-0.37 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$89.16
Now: $89.88
$91.15
50-Day Range
$83.11
MA: $86.66
$90.70
52-Week Range
$63.14
Now: $89.88
$92.30
Volume2.18 million shs
Average Volume1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.52 billion
P/E Ratio27.32
Dividend Yield0.62%
Beta1.21
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$4.1534 per share
Book Value$18.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$20.52 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 13th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 2.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 30th. The technology company reported $1.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.02. The technology company earned $1.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.32 billion. AMETEK had a net margin of 16.32% and a return on equity of 19.27%. AMETEK's revenue was up 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.83 EPS. View AMETEK's Earnings History.

When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

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

AMETEK updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.00 to $1.02 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.01.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

12 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for AMETEK's stock. Their predictions range from $79.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's stock price to reach $94.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 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 stories about AME stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news 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 media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact 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 in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,354,200 shares, a decline of 6.3% from the July 31st total of 2,511,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,230,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 1.0% of the company's shares 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 Starbucks (SBUX).

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 Vanguard Group Inc. (10.57%), BlackRock Inc. (6.75%), BlackRock Inc. (6.75%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.15%), Boston Partners (1.89%) and Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (1.42%). 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Boston Partners, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Putnam Investments LLC and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., UBS Group AG, Invesco Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Mawer Investment Management 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 $89.88.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $20.52 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:  443 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  323 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  766
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 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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