NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$86.33 +0.58 (+0.68 %)
(As of 04/18/2019 02:58 PM ET)
Previous Close$85.75
Today's Range$85.85 - $86.37
52-Week Range$63.14 - $86.73
Volume36,965 shs
Average Volume1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.64 billion
P/E Ratio26.21
Dividend Yield0.65%
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. 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

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$4.1948 per share
Book Value$18.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$19.64 billion
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Confirmed)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.65%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback 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 repurchase up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 5th. The technology company reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.02. The technology company earned $1.27 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.26 billion. AMETEK had a return on equity of 17.72% and a net margin of 16.05%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 11.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.70 earnings per share. View AMETEK's Earnings History.

When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

How can I listen to AMETEK's earnings call?

AMETEK will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 1st at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

AMETEK issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.95-$4.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.61. AMETEK also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $3.95-4.05 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

10 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for AMETEK's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $92.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's share price to reach $87.1111 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 10 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 coverage about AME stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a news sentiment score of 0.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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), Micron Technology (MU), NIC (EGOV), 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)
  • Thomas C. Marecic, Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 57)
  • Mr. Timothy N. Jones, Pres of Electromechanical Group (Age 62)
  • Mr. Kenneth C. Weirman, Chief Information Officer & VP

Who are AMETEK's major shareholders?

AMETEK's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%), Forte Capital LLC ADV (0.04%), BTIM Corp. (0.04%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.03%), Dudley & Shanley Inc. (0.02%) and Northpointe Capital LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own AMETEK stock include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Frank S Hermance, Gretchen W Mcclain, James R Malone, 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 Eqis Capital Management Inc., Sumitomo Life Insurance Co., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, DNB Asset Management AS and New England Research & Management Inc.. 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 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northpointe Capital LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Dudley & Shanley Inc., Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC and BTIM Corp.. 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 $86.2299.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $19.62 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  409 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  300 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  709
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 4/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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