Colfax Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CFX)

About Colfax Corp.

Colfax Corp. 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: $30.47
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.80
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $28.79
  • 52-Week Range: $18.22 - $33.63
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 41.75
  • P/E Growth: 18.27
  • Market Cap: $3.74B
  • Outstanding Shares: 122,659,000
  • Beta: 1.69
  • Net Margins: 3.23%
  • Return on Equity: 5.55%
  • Return on Assets: 2.65%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.44%
  • Current Ratio: 1.64%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $29.64 (2.77% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetSell$25.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$26.00 -> $28.00View Rating Details
6/10/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/18/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/17/2016BB&T Corp.UpgradeHold -> Buy$34.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
4/17/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/29/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageHold$37.00View Rating Details
2/5/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$20.00 -> $21.00View Rating Details
12/18/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$29.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
10/15/2015William BlairLower Price Target$32.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
10/15/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesLower Price TargetAccumulate$38.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
10/15/2015Bank of America Corp.Lower Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
7/28/2015ArgusDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
7/23/2015KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/27/2015Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$53.00View Rating Details
12/17/2014WunderlichReiterated RatingHold$52.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.75 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.73 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$0.44$0.48$0.46
Q1 20172$0.27$0.28$0.28
Q2 20172$0.41$0.46$0.44
Q3 20172$0.41$0.44$0.43
Q4 20172$0.48$0.55$0.52
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.33%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX)
News IconColfax Corporation (NYSE:CFX) Analyst Review - NewsDen (NYSE:CFX) - September 28 at 4:03 PM logoColfax Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CFX-US : September 26, 2016 (NYSE:CFX) - September 26 at 4:25 PM
News IconColfax Corp (CFX) Announces Earnings Results - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:CFX) - September 23 at 3:36 PM
News IconColfax Corp's “Hold” Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank (CFX) - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:CFX) - September 23 at 3:36 PM
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Colfax Corp. (NYSE:CFX) Chart for Wednesday, September, 28, 2016

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