NYSE:AME

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Today's Range
$130.09
Now: $131.29
$131.48
50-Day Range
$117.97
MA: $123.35
$130.71
52-Week Range
$73.11
Now: $131.29
$131.79
Volume864,958 shs
Average Volume1.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$30.30 billion
P/E Ratio34.73
Dividend Yield0.61%
Beta1.36

Competitors

AMETEK (NYSE:AME) Vs. ETN, EMR, ROP, ROK, GNRC, and ENPH

Should you be buying AME stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "electrical components & equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to AMETEK, including Eaton (ETN), Emerson Electric (EMR), Roper Technologies (ROP), Rockwell Automation (ROK), Generac (GNRC), and Enphase Energy (ENPH).

Eaton (NYSE:ETN) and AMETEK (NYSE:AME) are both large-cap industrial products companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Eaton and AMETEK's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Eaton7.53%11.94%5.66%
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Eaton and AMETEK's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Eaton$21.39 billion2.62$2.21 billion$5.6724.77
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.87$861.30 million$4.1931.33

Eaton has higher revenue and earnings than AMETEK. Eaton is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than AMETEK, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

77.9% of Eaton shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.5% of Eaton shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Eaton and AMETEK, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Eaton141202.65
AMETEK02702.78

Eaton presently has a consensus target price of $131.9444, indicating a potential downside of 6.06%. AMETEK has a consensus target price of $115.2857, indicating a potential downside of 12.19%. Given Eaton's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Eaton is more favorable than AMETEK.

Dividends

Eaton pays an annual dividend of $3.04 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. AMETEK pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Eaton pays out 53.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. AMETEK pays out 19.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Eaton has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and AMETEK has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Risk and Volatility

Eaton has a beta of 1.12, indicating that its stock price is 12% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, indicating that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

AMETEK beats Eaton on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

AMETEK (NYSE:AME) and Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Dividends

AMETEK pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Emerson Electric pays an annual dividend of $2.02 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. AMETEK pays out 19.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Emerson Electric pays out 58.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. AMETEK has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Emerson Electric has increased its dividend for 59 consecutive years. Emerson Electric is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares AMETEK and Emerson Electric's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%
Emerson Electric11.71%25.98%9.61%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares AMETEK and Emerson Electric's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.87$861.30 million$4.1931.33
Emerson Electric$16.79 billion3.29$1.97 billion$3.4626.57

Emerson Electric has higher revenue and earnings than AMETEK. Emerson Electric is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than AMETEK, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

85.7% of AMETEK shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 73.6% of Emerson Electric shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of AMETEK shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Emerson Electric shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Risk and Volatility

AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Emerson Electric has a beta of 1.55, meaning that its stock price is 55% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for AMETEK and Emerson Electric, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
AMETEK02702.78
Emerson Electric031002.77

AMETEK currently has a consensus price target of $115.2857, indicating a potential downside of 12.19%. Emerson Electric has a consensus price target of $86.5385, indicating a potential downside of 5.88%. Given Emerson Electric's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Emerson Electric is more favorable than AMETEK.

Summary

Emerson Electric beats AMETEK on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

AMETEK (NYSE:AME) and Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership and dividends.

Volatility & Risk

AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its share price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Roper Technologies has a beta of 1.03, meaning that its share price is 3% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares AMETEK and Roper Technologies' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.87$861.30 million$4.1931.33
Roper Technologies$5.37 billion8.24$1.77 billion$13.0532.30

Roper Technologies has higher revenue and earnings than AMETEK. AMETEK is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Roper Technologies, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for AMETEK and Roper Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
AMETEK02702.78
Roper Technologies20602.50

AMETEK currently has a consensus target price of $115.2857, indicating a potential downside of 12.19%. Roper Technologies has a consensus target price of $439.75, indicating a potential upside of 4.31%. Given Roper Technologies' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Roper Technologies is more favorable than AMETEK.

Profitability

This table compares AMETEK and Roper Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%
Roper Technologies28.89%13.53%6.70%

Dividends

AMETEK pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Roper Technologies pays an annual dividend of $2.25 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. AMETEK pays out 19.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Roper Technologies pays out 17.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. AMETEK has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Roper Technologies has increased its dividend for 29 consecutive years.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.7% of AMETEK shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 91.7% of Roper Technologies shares are held by institutional investors. 0.7% of AMETEK shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.9% of Roper Technologies shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Roper Technologies beats AMETEK on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) and AMETEK (NYSE:AME) are both large-cap industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, valuation, risk and earnings.

Dividends

Rockwell Automation pays an annual dividend of $4.28 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.6%. AMETEK pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Rockwell Automation pays out 55.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. AMETEK pays out 19.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Rockwell Automation has raised its dividend for 11 consecutive years and AMETEK has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Rockwell Automation is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Rockwell Automation and AMETEK's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Rockwell Automation$6.33 billion4.86$1.02 billion$7.6834.45
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.87$861.30 million$4.1931.33

Rockwell Automation has higher revenue and earnings than AMETEK. AMETEK is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Rockwell Automation, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Rockwell Automation and AMETEK's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Rockwell Automation16.17%81.39%12.65%
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Rockwell Automation and AMETEK, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Rockwell Automation39702.21
AMETEK02702.78

Rockwell Automation currently has a consensus price target of $248.1538, suggesting a potential downside of 6.21%. AMETEK has a consensus price target of $115.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 12.19%. Given Rockwell Automation's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Rockwell Automation is more favorable than AMETEK.

Risk and Volatility

Rockwell Automation has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, indicating that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

76.2% of Rockwell Automation shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.8% of Rockwell Automation shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Rockwell Automation beats AMETEK on 10 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Generac (NYSE:GNRC) and AMETEK (NYSE:AME) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Generac has a beta of 0.91, meaning that its stock price is 9% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, meaning that its stock price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Generac and AMETEK's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Generac12.75%34.03%13.49%
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations for Generac and AMETEK, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Generac021202.86
AMETEK02702.78

Generac currently has a consensus target price of $313.8182, suggesting a potential downside of 5.02%. AMETEK has a consensus target price of $115.2857, suggesting a potential downside of 12.19%. Given Generac's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts plainly believe Generac is more favorable than AMETEK.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

90.4% of Generac shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.9% of Generac shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of AMETEK shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Generac and AMETEK's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Generac$2.20 billion9.42$253.26 million$5.0665.30
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.87$861.30 million$4.1931.33

AMETEK has higher revenue and earnings than Generac. AMETEK is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Generac, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Generac beats AMETEK on 10 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Enphase Energy (NASDAQ:ENPH) and AMETEK (NYSE:AME) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, dividends, valuation and earnings.

Volatility and Risk

Enphase Energy has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its share price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, AMETEK has a beta of 1.36, indicating that its share price is 36% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

72.8% of Enphase Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.7% of AMETEK shares are held by institutional investors. 7.1% of Enphase Energy shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.7% of AMETEK shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Enphase Energy and AMETEK, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Enphase Energy061402.70
AMETEK02702.78

Enphase Energy currently has a consensus target price of $177.9444, indicating a potential upside of 17.57%. AMETEK has a consensus target price of $115.2857, indicating a potential downside of 12.19%. Given Enphase Energy's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Enphase Energy is more favorable than AMETEK.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Enphase Energy and AMETEK's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Enphase Energy$624.33 million32.87$161.15 million$0.67225.90
AMETEK$5.16 billion5.87$861.30 million$4.1931.33

AMETEK has higher revenue and earnings than Enphase Energy. AMETEK is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Enphase Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Enphase Energy and AMETEK's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Enphase Energy24.69%30.06%10.78%
AMETEK18.77%16.29%8.55%

Summary

Enphase Energy beats AMETEK on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


AMETEK Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Eaton logo
ETN
Eaton
2.3$140.45+0.4%$55.95 billion$21.39 billion41.31Analyst Downgrade
Emerson Electric logo
EMR
Emerson Electric
2.5$91.94+1.0%$55.17 billion$16.79 billion28.38Analyst Report
Roper Technologies logo
ROP
Roper Technologies
2.1$421.58+0.8%$44.24 billion$5.37 billion28.39Analyst Report
News Coverage
Rockwell Automation logo
ROK
Rockwell Automation
2.4$264.59+1.3%$30.73 billion$6.33 billion30.17Analyst Report
News Coverage
Generac logo
GNRC
Generac
1.6$330.41+0.5%$20.77 billion$2.20 billion71.21
Enphase Energy logo
ENPH
Enphase Energy
1.9$151.35+1.2%$20.52 billion$624.33 million118.24Analyst Report
II-VI logo
IIVI
II-VI
1.9$76.21+0.0%$7.98 billion$2.38 billion-692.76
Acuity Brands logo
AYI
Acuity Brands
2.1$170.18+1.7%$6.08 billion$3.33 billion26.59
Regal Beloit logo
RBC
Regal Beloit
1.9$143.20+0.8%$5.82 billion$3.24 billion33.30
FuelCell Energy logo
FCEL
FuelCell Energy
1.1$12.46+1.7%$4.02 billion$60.75 million-21.86Insider Selling
EnerSys logo
ENS
EnerSys
1.9$93.94+0.6%$4.01 billion$3.09 billion41.75
Franklin Electric logo
FELE
Franklin Electric
1.8$80.99+1.3%$3.74 billion$1.31 billion40.70
Vicor logo
VICR
Vicor
1.7$85.59+1.3%$3.72 billion$262.98 million475.50
Brady logo
BRC
Brady
2.2$55.00+0.7%$2.86 billion$1.08 billion26.83
Belden logo
BDC
Belden
1.4$45.39+3.0%$2.02 billion$2.13 billion-9.80Gap Up
Encore Wire logo
WIRE
Encore Wire
1.5$68.96+2.2%$1.42 billion$1.27 billion24.90Gap Up
Thermon Group logo
THR
Thermon Group
1.6$19.40+0.5%$644.02 million$383.49 million-1,938.06Analyst Upgrade
American Superconductor logo
AMSC
American Superconductor
1.3$18.61+2.7%$513.30 million$63.84 million-19.59Gap Down
Powell Industries logo
POWL
Powell Industries
1.1$34.18+1.5%$399.05 million$518.50 million23.90Gap Up
Preformed Line Products logo
PLPC
Preformed Line Products
1.3$67.05+1.3%$330.69 million$444.86 million10.27
LSI Industries logo
LYTS
LSI Industries
2.2$8.60+1.5%$227.35 million$305.56 million31.85
This page was last updated on 4/10/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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