NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $84.49 -0.38 (-0.45 %) (As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$84.87Today's Range$84.43 - $85.6752-Week Range$63.14 - $88.76Volume1.03 million shsAverage Volume1.18 million shsMarket Capitalization$19.25 billionP/E Ratio25.68Dividend Yield0.66%Beta1.21 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Motors & generators Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:AME Previous Symbol CUSIP03110010 CIK1037868 Webhttp://www.ametek.com/ Phone610-647-2121Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.53 Current Ratio1.91 Quick Ratio1.27Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.68 Forward P/E Ratio20.76 P/E Growth2.2 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.85 billion Price / Sales3.97 Cash Flow$4.0640 per share Price / Cash Flow20.79 Book Value$19.56 per share Price / Book4.32Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.29 Net Income$777.93 million Net Margins16.14% Return on Equity18.56% Return on Assets9.63%Miscellaneous Employees18,200 Outstanding Shares227,841,000Market Cap$19.25 billion Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 13th. View AMETEK's Dividend History. How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work? AMETEK declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits 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 leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter? AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The technology company reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.03. The technology company earned $1.29 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. AMETEK had a net margin of 16.14% and a return on equity of 18.56%. AMETEK's quarterly revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.79 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, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK. What guidance has AMETEK issued on next quarter's earnings? AMETEK updated its second quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.00-1.01 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.02. AMETEK also updated its FY19 guidance to $3.98-4.08 EPS. What price target have analysts set for AME? 13 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for AMETEK's shares. Their predictions range from $79.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's share price to reach $91.6364 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.5% 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 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 articles about AME stock have been trending positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage 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 near term. Who are some of AMETEK's key competitors? Some companies that are related to AMETEK include Nidec (NJDCY), Generac (GNRC), Regal Beloit (RBC), XT Energy Group (XTNY), Aggreko (ARGKF), Franklin Electric (FELE) and American Superconductor (AMSC). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.68%), FMR LLC (4.11%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.90%), Boston Partners (2.15%), American Century Companies Inc. (2.03%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.82%). Company insiders that own AMETEK stock include David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Frank S Hermance, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, 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 Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Boston Partners, Select Equity Group L.P., BlackRock Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Hsbc Holdings PLC and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have sold AMETEK company stock in the last year include 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, 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Argent Capital Management LLC, Natixis, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Wellington Management Group LLP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company and Voya Investment Management LLC. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is AMETEK's stock price today? One share of AME stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.49. How big of a company is AMETEK? AMETEK has a market capitalization of $19.25 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 419 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 305 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 724MarketBeat'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 5/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Fiduciary Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.