NYSE:ATU - Actuant Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$29.15 +0.25 (+0.87 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 11:23 AM ET)
Previous Close$29.15
Today's Range$28.90 - $29.25
52-Week Range$21.50 - $30.05
Volume197,167 shs
Average Volume488,516 shs
Market Capitalization$1.72 billion
P/E Ratio35.12
Dividend Yield0.14%
Beta1.41
Actuant logoActuant Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes a range of industrial products and systems worldwide. It operates through three segments: Industrial, Energy, and Engineered Solutions. The Industrial segment is primarily involved in the design, manufacture, and distribution of branded hydraulic and mechanical tools to the maintenance, industrial, infrastructure, and production automation markets under the Enerpac, Larzep, Milwaukee Cylinder, Precision-Hayes, and Simplex brand names. Its primary products include hydraulic tools, heavy lifting solutions, production automation solutions, and concrete stressing components and systems. The Energy segment provides joint integrity products and services, customized offshore vessel mooring solutions, and rope and cable solutions to the oil and gas, power generation, and other markets, as well as technical manpower solutions. It also provides pipeline pre-commissioning, engineering, chemical cleaning, and leak testing services. This segment distributes its products and services principally under the Hydratight, Cortland, and Viking brand names to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), maintenance and service organizations, and energy producers. The Engineered Solutions segment designs and assembles engineered position and motion control systems to OEMs in various on and off-highway vehicle markets, as well as other products to the industrial and agricultural markets under the Power-Packer and Gits brand names. Its products include actuation systems, mechanical power transmission products, engine air flow management systems, human to machine interface solutions, and other rugged electronic instrumentation. Actuant Corporation was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous industrial & commercial machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:ATU
CUSIP00508X20
Phone262-293-1500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.85
Current Ratio2.08
Quick Ratio1.53

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio35.12
Forward P/E Ratio27.50
P/E Growth1.7

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.10 billion
Price / Sales1.62
Cash Flow$1.6349 per share
Price / Cash17.83
Book Value$8.38 per share
Price / Book3.48

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.83
Net Income$-66,210,000.00
Net Margins-7.15%
Return on Equity9.86%
Return on Assets3.63%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,400
Outstanding Shares60,900,000
Market Cap$1.72 billion

Actuant (NYSE:ATU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Actuant's stock symbol?

Actuant trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ATU."

How often does Actuant pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Actuant?

Actuant declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 27th. View Actuant's Dividend History.

How were Actuant's earnings last quarter?

Actuant Co. (NYSE:ATU) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, June, 20th. The industrial products company reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.36 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $317.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $306.83 million. Actuant had a negative net margin of 7.15% and a positive return on equity of 9.86%. The business's revenue was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.32 EPS. View Actuant's Earnings History.

When is Actuant's next earnings date?

Actuant is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, September, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Actuant.

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

Actuant issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 20th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.32-0.37 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.35. The company issued revenue guidance of $290-300 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $282.34 million.

What price target have analysts set for ATU?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Actuant's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $32.50. On average, they anticipate Actuant's share price to reach $28.0714 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.7%. View Analyst Price Targets for Actuant.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Actuant?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Actuant in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Actuant.

Who are some of Actuant's key competitors?

Who are Actuant's key executives?

Actuant's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Randal Wayne Baker, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ricky T. Dillon, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Roger A. Roundhouse, Exec. VP of Engineered Solutions & China/Brazil (Age 53)
  • Mr. Robert A. Wrocklage, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 39)
  • Scot Stein, Chief Information Officer

Has Actuant been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ATU stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Actuant earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 48.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Actuant.

Who are Actuant's major shareholders?

Actuant's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.87%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (7.04%), Clarkston Capital Partners LLC (4.46%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (3.91%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.90%) and Voya Investment Management LLC (3.30%). Company insiders that own Actuant stock include Alfredo Altavilla, Eugene Edward Skogg, Randal W Baker, Robert C Arzbaecher, Stephen Rennie, Ted Wozniak and Thomas J Fischer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Actuant.

Which major investors are selling Actuant stock?

ATU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Vulcan Value Partners LLC, Cove Street Capital LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Cooke & Bieler LP, Pzena Investment Management LLC and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have sold Actuant company stock in the last year include Stephen Rennie and Ted Wozniak. View Insider Buying and Selling for Actuant.

Which major investors are buying Actuant stock?

ATU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Stephens Inc. AR, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Clarkston Capital Partners LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Actuant stock in the last two years include Alfredo Altavilla and Randal W Baker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Actuant.

How do I buy shares of Actuant?

Shares of ATU 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 Actuant's stock price today?

One share of ATU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.15.

How big of a company is Actuant?

Actuant has a market capitalization of $1.72 billion and generates $1.10 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-66,210,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.83 on an earnings per share basis. Actuant employs 5,400 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Actuant?

Actuant's mailing address is N86 W12500 WESTBROOK CROSSING, MENOMONEE FALLS WI, 53051. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 262-293-1500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Actuant (NYSE ATU)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  188 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  346 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  534
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Actuant and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ATU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ATU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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