NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$73.57 -0.07 (-0.10 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 07:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$73.57
Today's Range$73.19 - $74.03
52-Week Range$60.50 - $79.32
Volume771,731 shs
Average Volume909,876 shs
Market Capitalization$17.04 billion
P/E Ratio28.19
Dividend Yield0.76%
AMETEK logoAMETEK, Inc. manufactures and sells electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide. Its Electronic Instruments Group segment offers advanced instruments for the process, power and industrial, and aerospace markets; process and analytical instruments for the oil, gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, automation, and food and beverage markets; and instruments for the laboratory equipment, ultraprecision manufacturing, medical, and test and measurement markets. This segment also provides aircraft and engine sensors, monitoring systems, power supplies, data acquisition units, and fuel and fluid measurement systems for the aerospace industry; and 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. Its Electromechanical Group segment offers engineered electrical connectors and electronics packaging used in aerospace and defense, medical, and industrial applications, as well as 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.45
Current Ratio1.69
Quick Ratio1.18


Trailing P/E Ratio28.19
Forward P/E Ratio23.43
P/E Growth2.18

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.30 billion
Price / Sales3.96
Cash Flow$3.4139 per share
Price / Cash21.55
Book Value$17.43 per share
Price / Book4.22


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.61
Net Income$681.47 million
Net Margins16.21%
Return on Equity16.64%
Return on Assets8.32%


Outstanding Shares231,580,000
Market Cap$17,037.27

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, May 9th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The technology company reported $0.78 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.06. The technology company earned $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.12 billion. AMETEK had a net margin of 16.21% and a return on equity of 16.64%. AMETEK's revenue for the quarter was up 16.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.61 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 Tuesday, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

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

AMETEK issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.76 to $0.78 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.77.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

11 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for AMETEK's shares. Their predictions range from $70.00 to $92.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's stock price to reach $81.9091 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of AMETEK's key competitors?

Who are AMETEK's key executives?

AMETEK's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David A. Zapico, Chairman & CEO (Age 53)
  • Mr. William Joseph Burke, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. John Wesley Hardin Jr., Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 53)
  • Mr. Timothy N. Jones, Pres of Electromechanical Group (Age 61)
  • Mr. Tony J. Ciampitti, Pres of Electronic Instruments (Age 45)

Has AMETEK been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AME stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a news impact score of 0.08 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 46.46 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are AMETEK's major shareholders?

AMETEK's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Davis R M Inc. (0.22%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.15%), Port Capital LLC (0.15%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.15%), JLB & Associates Inc. (0.05%) and Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%). Company insiders that own AMETEK stock include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Frank S Hermance, James R Malone, 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 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 Bank of Montreal Can, Hartford Investment Management Co., Nippon Life Global Investors Americas Inc., Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management, JLB & Associates Inc., Retirement Systems of Alabama, LS Investment Advisors LLC and Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc.. Company insiders that have sold AMETEK company stock in the last year include David A Zapico, Elizebeth R Varet, Frank S Hermance, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery and William D Eginton. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMETEK.

Which major investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Fred Alger Management Inc., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Davis R M Inc., Vigilant Capital Management LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Port Capital 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 $73.57.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $17.04 billion and generates $4.30 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $681.47 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.61 on an earnings per share basis. AMETEK employs 16,900 workers across the globe.

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:  347 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  252 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  599
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 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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