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

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$73.96 +1.15 (+1.58 %)
(As of 11/14/2018 12:32 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.81
Today's Range$73.69 - $74.62
52-Week Range$64.91 - $81.92
Volume496,116 shs
Average Volume1.93 million shs
Market Capitalization$16.88 billion
P/E Ratio28.34
Dividend Yield0.77%
Beta1.3
AMETEK, 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
Current SymbolNYSE:AME
Previous Symbol
CUSIP03110010
Phone610-647-2121

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.41
Current Ratio2.06
Quick Ratio1.42

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio28.34
Forward P/E Ratio22.62
P/E Growth2.03

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.30 billion
Price / Sales3.99
Cash Flow$3.4723 per share
Price / Cash21.30
Book Value$19.44 per share
Price / Book3.80

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.61
Net Income$681.47 million
Net Margins17.06%
Return on Equity17.08%
Return on Assets9.09%

Miscellaneous

Employees16,900
Outstanding Shares232,120,000
Market Cap$16.88 billion
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 Monday, November 12th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 7th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, December 21st. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 6th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 1st. The technology company reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.04. The technology company earned $1.19 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.18 billion. AMETEK had a return on equity of 17.08% and a net margin of 17.06%. AMETEK's revenue was up 10.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.66 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, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

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

AMETEK updated its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.82-0.84 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.82. AMETEK also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $3.25-3.27 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for AMETEK's shares. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $92.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's share price to reach $87.1818 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets 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." View Analyst Ratings for AMETEK.

Has AMETEK been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about AME stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

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)

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. (7.66%), FMR LLC (3.84%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.38%), American Century Companies Inc. (1.83%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.43%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.42%). 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 major investors are selling AMETEK stock?

AME stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Achmea Investment Management B.V. and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold AMETEK company stock in the last year include David A Zapico, Elizebeth R Varet, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas M Montgomery, William D Eginton and William Joseph Burke. 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 American Century Companies Inc., FMR LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Hsbc Holdings PLC, AustralianSuper Pty Ltd, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Westpac Banking Corp and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $73.96.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $16.88 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.

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:  384 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  288 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  672
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 11/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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