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AMETEK Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:AME)

$89.06
+0.70 (+0.79 %)
(As of 10/16/2019 06:37 AM ET)
Today's Range
$88.11
Now: $89.06
$89.74
50-Day Range
$83.11
MA: $88.38
$91.43
52-Week Range
$63.14
Now: $89.06
$92.86
Volume683,569 shs
Average Volume1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.34 billion
P/E Ratio27.07
Dividend Yield0.63%
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. 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$4.85 billion
Cash Flow$4.19 per share
Book Value$18.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$777.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees18,200
Market Cap$20.34 billion
Next Earnings Date10/31/2019 (Confirmed)
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 Friday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.63%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View AMETEK's Dividend History.

How will AMETEK's stock buyback program work?

AMETEK declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, February 13th 2019, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to buy up to 2.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were AMETEK's earnings last quarter?

AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 30th. The technology company reported $1.05 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.03 by $0.02. The technology company earned $1.29 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.32 billion. AMETEK had a return on equity of 19.27% and a net margin of 16.32%. AMETEK's quarterly revenue was up 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.83 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 Thursday, October 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AMETEK.

How can I listen to AMETEK's earnings call?

AMETEK will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 31st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

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

AMETEK updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, July, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.00 to $1.02 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.01.

What price target have analysts set for AME?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for AMETEK's stock. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $101.00. On average, they anticipate AMETEK's share price to reach $94.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AMETEK.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AMETEK?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AMETEK in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 12 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 trended very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AMETEK earned a media sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for AMETEK.

Are investors shorting AMETEK?

AMETEK saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,800,000 shares, an increase of 34.0% from the August 15th total of 2,090,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,250,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.2% of the company's shares are sold short. 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID (0.23%), Forte Capital LLC ADV (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Buffington Mohr McNeal (0.03%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.03%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.02%). 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, 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 Dudley & Shanley Inc., Capital Investment Services of America Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, West Oak Capital LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Cerebellum GP LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC and Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID. 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, Ronald J Oscher, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Bright Rock Capital Management LLC, Forte Capital LLC ADV, Buffington Mohr McNeal, Pacer Advisors Inc., Boenning & Scattergood Inc., Diversified Trust Co and Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AMETEK's stock price today?

One share of AME stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.06.

How big of a company is AMETEK?

AMETEK has a market capitalization of $20.34 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.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:  450 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  333 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  783
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 10/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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