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AMETEK Stock Forecast, Price & News

$99.40
-0.49 (-0.49 %)
(As of 09/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$98.73
Now: $99.40
$101.11
50-Day Range
$95.32
MA: $100.07
$103.08
52-Week Range
$54.82
Now: $99.40
$103.94
Volume1.03 million shs
Average Volume1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.83 billion
P/E Ratio25.75
Dividend Yield0.72%
Beta1.29
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.64 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motors & generators
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
CUSIP03110010
Phone610-647-2121

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.16 billion
Cash Flow$5.34 per share
Book Value$22.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$861.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,100
Market Cap$22.83 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$99.40
-0.49 (-0.49 %)
(As of 09/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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AMETEK (NYSE:AME) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AMETEK's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

AMETEK's stock was trading at $77.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AME shares have increased by 28.7% and is now trading at $99.40.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AMETEK?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is AMETEK's next earnings date?

AMETEK is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 4th. The technology company reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.11. The technology company earned $1.01 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $988.87 million. AMETEK had a return on equity of 17.13% and a net margin of 18.52%. AMETEK's revenue was down 21.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.05 earnings per share.
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How often does AMETEK pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AMETEK?

AMETEK declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 11th.
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How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

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

What price target have analysts set for AME?

13 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for AMETEK's shares. Their forecasts range from $84.00 to $125.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's stock price to reach $104.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,140,000 shares, an increase of 14.4% from the August 31st total of 1,870,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,100,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days.
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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 (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 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)

What is AMETEK's stock symbol?

AMETEK trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AME."

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 $99.40.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $22.83 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 10/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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