Colfax Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:CFX)

About Colfax Corporation

Colfax Corporation logoColfax Corporation is an industrial manufacturing and engineering company. The Company provides gas and fluid-handling and fabrication technology products and services to commercial and governmental customers around the world under Howden, ESAB and Colfax Fluid Handling brand names. The Company's segments include Gas and Fluid Handling, and Fabrication Technology. The Gas and Fluid Handling segment supplies a range of products, including heavy-duty centrifugal and axial fans, rotary heat exchangers, gas compressors, pumps, fluid-handling systems and controls and specialty valves, which serves customers in the power generation, oil, gas and petrochemical, mining, marine (including defense), and general industrial and other end markets. The Fabrication technology segment develops, manufactures and supplies consumable products and equipment for the cutting and joining of steels, aluminum, and other metals and metal alloys.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CFX
  • CUSIP: 19401410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $39.68
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $38.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $33.59
  • 52-Week Range: $122,860,000.00 - $24.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 38.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.11
  • P/E Growth: 2.20
  • Market Cap: $4.88B
  • Outstanding Shares: 122,860,000
  • Beta: 1.52
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 3.51%
  • Return on Equity: 6.02%
  • Return on Assets: 2.90%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 1.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.28%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $36.57 (7.86% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/3/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingNeutral -> HoldView Rating Details
2/3/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
2/1/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyView Rating Details
1/31/2017ArgusUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/13/2017RBC Capital MarketsUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$32.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
1/13/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$32.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetSell$25.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
6/10/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/18/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/17/2016BB&T CorporationUpgradeHold -> Buy$34.00View Rating Details
4/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/29/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageHold$37.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 -> $21.00View Rating Details
10/15/2015William BlairLower Price Target$32.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
10/15/2015Bank of America CorpLower Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
7/23/2015KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/27/2015Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$53.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
2/2/2017Q416$0.44$0.46$952.83 million$930.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.35$0.39$892.33 million$879.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.39$0.41$943.50 million$957.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.27$0.30$837.50 million$876.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.43$0.51$1.02 billion$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/14/2015Q315$0.41$0.24$994.30 million$969.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.47$0.50$1.02 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.33$0.36$957.80 million$911.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q4$0.63$0.72$1.27 billion$1.21 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.61$0.57$1.23 billion$1.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214$0.66$0.48$1.26 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.44$0.43$1.04 billion$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.59$0.61$1.09 billion$1.17 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.53$0.56$1.02 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.53$0.56$1.08 billion$1.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.24$0.26$956.81 million$947.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.39$0.42$1.04 billion$1.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.31$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.37$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.21$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.45$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.30$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011$0.26$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.20$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.33$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.65 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.88 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166$0.25$0.30$0.28
Q2 20167$0.36$0.41$0.39
Q3 20166$0.33$0.37$0.34
Q4 20166$0.43$0.48$0.46
Q1 20173$0.29$0.29$0.29
Q2 20173$0.41$0.43$0.42
Q3 20173$0.41$0.42$0.41
Q4 20173$0.48$0.55$0.51
Q1 20182$0.33$0.36$0.35
Q2 20182$0.46$0.47$0.47
Q3 20182$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q4 20182$0.60$0.63$0.62
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.74%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/3/2017Matthew L TrerotolaCEOSell16,929$36.75$622,140.75View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Stephen WittigSVPSell22,428$37.71$845,759.88View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016A. Lynne PuckettSVPSell21,037$31.00$652,147.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Darryl MayhornSVPSell376$28.52$10,723.52View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Rajiv VinnakotaDirectorSell2,038$27.31$55,657.78View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016C Scott BrannanCFOSell3,817$24.73$94,394.41View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016Lynn H ClarkSVPSell193$25.09$4,842.37View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Patrick W AllenderDirectorBuy10,000$23.41$234,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Clay KiefaberCEOSell198,873$27.11$5,391,447.03View SEC Filing  
10/19/2015C Scott BrannanCFOSell1,380$27.85$38,433.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015A. Lynne PuckettSVPSell1,030$29.83$30,724.90View SEC Filing  
4/22/2015Steve SimmsCEOSell84,522$48.43$4,093,400.46View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015A. Lynne PuckettSVPSell1,000$52.81$52,810.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Clay KiefaberCEOSell4,602$53.21$244,872.42View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Mitchell P RalesDirectorBuy500,000$46.26$23,130,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015Clay KiefaberCEOSell9,208$47.54$437,748.32View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Ian BranderCEOBuy1,742$52.21$90,949.82View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Ian BranderCEOBuy837$52.00$43,524.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Lynn H ClarkSVPBuy385$51.85$19,962.25View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014A. Lynne PuckettSVPSell906$58.49$52,991.94View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Mitchell P RalesDirectorBuy3,800$62.18$236,284.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Daniel A PryorEVPBuy3,000$63.26$189,780.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014A Clayton PerfallDirectorBuy7,447$67.33$501,406.51View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Rajiv VinnakotaDirectorSell1,000$73.21$73,210.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Clay KiefaberCEOSell10,800$71.58$773,064.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Clay KiefaberCEOSell7,200$63.47$456,984.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Bdt Capital Partners, LlcDirectorSell4,000,000$42.72$170,880,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Mitchell P RalesDirectorBuy16,300$45.22$737,086.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012William E RollerEVPSell16,875$32.32$545,400.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoCOLFAX CORP Financials (NYSE:CFX)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:57 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCOLFAX CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:CFX)
biz.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:01 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:37 PM
News IconEquity Sheet: Reviewing the Levels for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) - Baldwin Journal (NYSE:CFX)
baldwinjournal.com - February 8 at 9:34 PM
capitalcube.com logoColfax Corp. :CFX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 6, 2017 (NYSE:CFX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 6 at 4:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Colfax Corp. : February 6, 2017 (NYSE:CFX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 6 at 4:17 PM
News IconStifel Just Issued “Buy” Rating on Colfax Corp (CFX) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CFX)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 5 at 4:14 PM
nasdaq.com logoColfax (CFX) Beats Q4 Earnings, Sales Lag; Keeps '17 View - Nasdaq (NYSE:CFX)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 9:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoColfax (CFX) Beats Q4 Earnings, Sales Lag; Keeps '17 View (NYSE:CFX)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 4:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoColfax Corp. :CFX-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 3, 2017 (NYSE:CFX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 4:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoColfax Corp. :CFX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 3, 2017 (NYSE:CFX)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CFX earnings conference call or presentation 2-Feb-17 1:00pm GMT (NYSE:CFX)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 2:33 AM
baystreet.ca logoColfax (CFX) Down on Earnings Projections (NYSE:CFX)
www.baystreet.ca - February 2 at 4:32 PM
4-traders.com logoColfax : beats 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:CFX)
www.4-traders.com - February 2 at 4:32 PM
marketexclusive.com logoColfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:CFX)
marketexclusive.com - February 2 at 4:32 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCOLFAX REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER 2016 RESULTS (NYSE:CFX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 4:32 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:11 am Colfax beats by $0.02, misses on revs (NYSE:CFX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 4:32 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoColfax beats 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:CFX)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 4:32 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Colfax Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:CFX)
biz.yahoo.com - February 2 at 4:32 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 4:41 PM
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lakecitytribune.com - January 30 at 5:01 PM
News IconStock Dragged Lower Ahead of Market Open: Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:CFX)
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springdaletimes.com - January 29 at 2:27 AM
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lakecitytribune.com - January 27 at 3:11 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 9:34 PM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:CFX)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 2:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoColfax Schedules Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NYSE:CFX)
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 4:50 PM
News IconGearing Up For a Bull Run? Analysts Weigh in on Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:CFX)
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streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: RBC Capital Upgrades Colfax Corporation (CFX) to Outperform - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:CFX)
www.streetinsider.com - January 14 at 3:02 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoColfax upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts (NYSE:CFX)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 13 at 4:59 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 4:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoColfax Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CFX-US : January 10, 2017 (NYSE:CFX)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 4:56 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 9 at 10:26 PM
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What is Colfax Corporation's stock symbol?

Colfax Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CFX."

Where is Colfax Corporation's stock going? Where will Colfax Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Colfax Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Colfax Corporation's share price to reach $36.57 in the next twelve months.

When will Colfax Corporation announce their earnings?

Colfax Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Colfax Corporation stock?

Colfax Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (2.60%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.92%), Weitz Investment Management Inc. (1.56%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (1.54%), State Street Corp (1.01%) and Van Den Berg Management I Inc. (0.88%). Company insiders that own Colfax Corporation stock include A Lynne Puckett, C Scott Brannan, Clay Kiefaber, Darryl Mayhorn, Lynn H Clark, Matthew L Trerotola, Patrick W Allender, Rajiv Vinnakota, Stephen Wittig and Steve Simms.

Who sold Colfax Corporation stock? Who is selling Colfax Corporation stock?

Colfax Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Investors Inc. PA, Lodge Hill Capital LLC, Weitz Investment Management Inc., Horizon Kinetics LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Van Den Berg Management I Inc., Old West Investment Management LLC and Brown Advisory Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Colfax Corporation stock in the last year include A Lynne Puckett, C Scott Brannan, Darryl Mayhorn, Matthew L Trerotola, Rajiv Vinnakota and Stephen Wittig.

Who bought Colfax Corporation stock? Who is buying Colfax Corporation stock?

Colfax Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Calamos Advisors LLC, Oakview Capital Management L.P., Impala Asset Management LLC, FIL Ltd and Comerica Bank.

How do I buy Colfax Corporation stock?

Shares of Colfax Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Colfax Corporation stock cost?

One share of Colfax Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.69.

Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Colfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff