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

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$24.11 +0.40 (+1.69 %)
(As of 12/19/2018 11:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.71
Today's Range$23.88 - $24.43
52-Week Range$21.50 - $31.00
Volume2,466 shs
Average Volume326,309 shs
Market Capitalization$1.43 billion
P/E Ratio22.29
Dividend Yield0.17%
Beta1.56
Actuant Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes a range of industrial products and systems worldwide. It operates in two segments, Industrial Tools & Services (IT&S) and Engineered Components & Systems (EC&S). The IT&S segment designs, manufactures, and distributes branded hydraulic and mechanical tools; and provides services and tool rentals to the industrial, maintenance, infrastructure, oil and gas, energy, and other markets. This segment offers branded tools and engineered heavy lifting technology solutions, as well as connectors for oil and gas, and hydraulic torque wrenches; and energy maintenance and manpower services. It also provides high-force hydraulic and mechanical tools, including cylinders, pumps, valves, and specialty tools; and bolt tensioners, and connectors for oil and gas, as well as other products. This segment markets its branded tools and services primarily under the Enerpac, Hydratight, Larzep, Simplex, Biach, Equalizer, and Mirage brands through a localized product, rental, and maintenance depots. The EC&S segment designs, manufactures, and assembles system critical position and motion control systems, high performance ropes, cables and umbilicals, and other customized industrial components to various vehicle, construction, agricultural, and other niche markets. This segment offers actuation systems, mechanical power transmission products, engine air flow management systems, human to machine interface solutions, and other rugged electronic instrumentations; automotive convertible top actuation, hydraulic cab-tilt and latching, and automotive electro-hydraulic convertible top latching and actuation systems; and agriculture, off-highway, concrete tensioning, rope and cable and other product lines. It primarily markets its products directly to original equipment manufacturers, as well as to other customers through a technical sales organization. The company 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
Current SymbolNYSE:ATU
Previous Symbol
CUSIP00508X20
Phone262-293-1500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.90
Current Ratio2.00
Quick Ratio1.52

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.29
Forward P/E Ratio20.61
P/E Growth1.42

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.18 billion
Price / Sales1.24
Cash Flow$1.8618 per share
Price / Cash Flow12.95
Book Value$9.18 per share
Price / Book2.63

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.09
Net Income$-21,640,000.00
Net Margins-1.83%
Return on Equity11.78%
Return on Assets4.48%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,300
Outstanding Shares61,060,000
Market Cap$1.43 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 0.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 27th. View Actuant's Dividend History.

How were Actuant's earnings last quarter?

Actuant Co. (NYSE:ATU) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September, 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.39 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.35 by $0.04. The industrial products company had revenue of $301.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $290.68 million. Actuant had a positive return on equity of 11.78% and a negative net margin of 1.83%. The firm's revenue was up 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share. View Actuant's Earnings History.

When is Actuant's next earnings date?

Actuant is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Actuant.

How can I listen to Actuant's earnings call?

Actuant will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, December 20th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

Actuant updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, September, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.09-1.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.30. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.21-1.24 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.22 billion.Actuant also updated its Q1 guidance to $0.20-0.25 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ATU?

8 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Actuant's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $32.50. On average, they expect Actuant's share price to reach $27.8125 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.4% from the stock's current price. 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 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Actuant.

Has Actuant been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ATU stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Actuant earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Actuant's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Actuant include Eaton (ETN), Curtiss-Wright (CW), Moog (MOG.B), Moog (MOG.A) and Indoor Harvest (INQD).

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 & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Roger A. Roundhouse, Exec. VP of Engineered Solutions & China/Brazil (Age 53)
  • Mr. Bryan R. Johnson, Corp. Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 42)
  • Scot Stein, Chief Information Officer

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. (14.26%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.95%), Vanguard Group Inc (9.95%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (7.10%), Clarkston Capital Partners LLC (4.37%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.88%). Company insiders that own Actuant stock include Alfredo Altavilla, Eugene Edward Skogg, 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 Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., American Century Companies Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Clarkston Capital Partners LLC, Elk Creek Partners LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Actuant.

Which major investors are buying Actuant stock?

ATU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Man Group plc, SG Americas Securities LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Trexquant Investment LP, Vanguard Group Inc and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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 $24.11.

How big of a company is Actuant?

Actuant has a market capitalization of $1.43 billion and generates $1.18 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-21,640,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.09 on an earnings per share basis. Actuant employs 5,300 workers across the globe.

What is Actuant's official website?

The official website for Actuant is http://www.actuant.com.

How can I contact Actuant?

Actuant's mailing address is N86 W12500 WESTBROOK CROSSING, MENOMONEE FALLS WI, 53201. 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:  207 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  377 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  584
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 12/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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