NYSE:AOS - A. O. Smith Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$48.01 +1.53 (+3.29 %)
(As of 01/20/2019 11:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$48.01
Today's Range$46.61 - $48.13
52-Week Range$40.34 - $68.39
Volume1.67 million shs
Average Volume1.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.16 billion
P/E Ratio22.12
Dividend Yield1.83%
Beta1.41
A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets residential and commercial gas and electric water heaters, boilers, and water treatment products in North America, China, Europe, and India. The company offers water heaters for residences, restaurants, hotels and motels, office buildings, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; residential and commercial boilers for use in space heating applications for hospitals, schools, hotels, and other large commercial buildings; and water treatment products, including on-the-go filtration bottles, point-of-use carbon and reverse osmosis products, point-of-entry water softeners, and whole-home water filtrations products for residences, restaurants, hotels, and offices. It also provides food and beverage filtration products; expansion tanks, commercial solar water heating systems, swimming pool and spa heaters, and related products and parts; and heat pump and combi boilers, solar units, and air purification products. The company distributes its products through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, as well as through retail channels consisting of hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms. A. O. Smith Corporation is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Household appliances
Sub-IndustryBuilding Products
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIP83186520
Phone414-359-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.00 billion
Cash Flow$2.6121 per share
Book Value$9.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$296.50 million

Miscellaneous

Employees16,100
Market Cap$8.16 billion
OptionableOptionable

A. O. Smith (NYSE:AOS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is A. O. Smith's stock symbol?

A. O. Smith trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AOS."

How often does A. O. Smith pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for A. O. Smith?

A. O. Smith declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, January 30th. View A. O. Smith's Dividend History.

When did A. O. Smith's stock split? How did A. O. Smith's stock split work?

A. O. Smith's stock split before market open on Thursday, October 6th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, September 7th 2016. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Wednesday, October 5th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of A. O. Smith stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were A. O. Smith's earnings last quarter?

A. O. Smith Corp (NYSE:AOS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The industrial products company reported $0.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.02. The industrial products company earned $754.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $805.92 million. A. O. Smith had a net margin of 10.83% and a return on equity of 24.98%. A. O. Smith's revenue for the quarter was up .6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.54 earnings per share. View A. O. Smith's Earnings History.

When is A. O. Smith's next earnings date?

A. O. Smith is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for A. O. Smith.

How can I listen to A. O. Smith's earnings call?

A. O. Smith will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 29th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What guidance has A. O. Smith issued on next quarter's earnings?

A. O. Smith updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.57-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.60. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.27 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of prior $2.59-2.63.

What price target have analysts set for AOS?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for A. O. Smith's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate A. O. Smith's stock price to reach $63.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 32.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for A. O. Smith.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for A. O. Smith?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for A. O. Smith in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for A. O. Smith.

Has A. O. Smith been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AOS stock have trended extremely positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. A. O. Smith earned a coverage optimism score of 4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of A. O. Smith's key competitors?

Who are A. O. Smith's key executives?

A. O. Smith's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ajita G. Rajendra, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)
  • Mr. Kevin J. Wheeler, CEO, Pres, COO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. John J. Kita, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 63)
  • Mr. James F. Stern, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Ding Wei, Sr. VP (Age 56)

Who are A. O. Smith's major shareholders?

A. O. Smith's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.34%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.32%), Patten & Patten Inc. TN (0.18%), Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.12%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.11%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%). Company insiders that own A. O. Smith stock include Ajita G Rajendra, Charles T Lauber, Idelle K Wolf, James F Stern, John J Kita, Kevin J Wheeler, Mark A Petrarca, Mark D Smith, Patricia K Ackerman, Paul W Jones, Peter R Martineau, Robert J Heideman, Ronald D Brown, Wei Ding, Wilfridus M Brouwer and William P Greubel. View Institutional Ownership Trends for A. O. Smith.

Which major investors are selling A. O. Smith stock?

AOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dudley & Shanley Inc., Riverbridge Partners LLC, Capital Investment Services of America Inc., Virtu Financial LLC, Patten & Patten Inc. TN, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold A. O. Smith company stock in the last year include Ajita G Rajendra, Charles T Lauber, John J Kita, Mark D Smith, Paul W Jones, Robert J Heideman, Wei Ding, Wilfridus M Brouwer and William P Greubel. View Insider Buying and Selling for A. O. Smith.

Which major investors are buying A. O. Smith stock?

AOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, PFG Advisors, Retirement Systems of Alabama, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Highland Capital Management LLC, Oakbrook Investments LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for A. O. Smith.

How do I buy shares of A. O. Smith?

Shares of AOS 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 A. O. Smith's stock price today?

One share of AOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.01.

How big of a company is A. O. Smith?

A. O. Smith has a market capitalization of $8.16 billion and generates $3.00 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $296.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.17 on an earnings per share basis. A. O. Smith employs 16,100 workers across the globe.

What is A. O. Smith's official website?

The official website for A. O. Smith is http://www.aosmith.com.

How can I contact A. O. Smith?

A. O. Smith's mailing address is 11270 WEST PARK PLACE, MILWAUKEE WI, 53224. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-359-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for A. O. Smith (NYSE AOS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  357 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  349 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  706
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about A. O. Smith and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AOS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AOS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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