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NYSE:AME - AMETEK Stock Price, Forecast & News

$100.47
-0.87 (-0.86 %)
(As of 02/19/2020 04:44 AM ET)
Today's Range
$100.17
Now: $100.47
$101.69
50-Day Range
$97.15
MA: $100.13
$101.81
52-Week Range
$77.91
Now: $100.47
$102.31
Volume1.76 million shs
Average Volume1.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.97 billion
P/E Ratio26.79
Dividend Yield0.55%
Beta1.2
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. Read More…

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$5.16 billion
Cash Flow$4.12 per share
Book Value$22.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$861.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$22.97 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 13th will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 12th. This is a boost from AMETEK's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

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

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 5th. The technology company reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.03 by $0.05. The technology company had revenue of $1.30 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.34 billion. AMETEK had a return on equity of 20.14% and a net margin of 16.70%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.86 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 6th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

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

AMETEK updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 5th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.24-4.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.35.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for AMETEK's stock. Their forecasts range from $95.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect AMETEK's share price to reach $104.36 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 11 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 extremely negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a news sentiment score of -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news 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 stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for AMETEK.

Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,980,000 shares, a drop of 11.6% from the December 31st total of 2,240,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 992,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 0.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. View AMETEK's Current Options Chain.

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), 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (5.80%), State Street Corp (3.99%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.25%), Boston Partners (1.63%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (1.52%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.30%). Company insiders that own AMETEK stock include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Gretchen W Mcclain, John Wesley Hardin, Ronald J Oscher, Ruby R Chandy, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, Tony J Ciampitti, 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 Capital Research Global Investors, Victory Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc. and Janus Henderson Group PLC. Company insiders that have sold AMETEK company stock in the last year include Anthony James Conti, David A Zapico, Dennis K Williams, Elizebeth R Varet, Gretchen W Mcclain, Ronald J Oscher, Ruby R Chandy, Steven W Kohlhagen, Thomas A Amato, Thomas C Marecic, Thomas M Montgomery, Timothy N Jones, Tony J Ciampitti, William D Eginton and William Joseph Burke. View Insider Buying and Selling for AMETEK.

Which major investors are buying AMETEK stock?

AME stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Marshall Wace North America L.P., FIL Ltd, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado and Marshall Wace LLP. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AMETEK's stock price today?

One share of AME stock can currently be purchased for approximately $100.47.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $22.97 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 18,200 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About AMETEK.

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:  487 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  365 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  852
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 2/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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