NYSE:DOV - Dover Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$73.56 -0.87 (-1.17 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$74.43
Today's Range$73.08 - $74.74
52-Week Range$62.10 - $88.11
Volume1.65 million shs
Average Volume1.81 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.83 billion
P/E Ratio18.25
Dividend Yield2.46%
Dover logoDover Corporation provides equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids, and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. The Energy segment provides solutions and services for the production and processing of fuels for drilling and production, bearings and compression, and automation end markets. The Engineered Systems segment offers precision marking and coding, digital textile printing, soldering and dispensing equipment, and related consumables and services; and automation components, including manual clamps, power clamps, rotary and linear mechanical indexers, conveyors, pick and place units, glove ports, and manipulators, as well as end-of-arm robotic grippers, slides, and end effectors for fast-moving consumer goods, digital textile printing, vehicle service, environmental solutions, and industrials end markets. The Fluids segment focuses on the safe handling of critical fluids across the retail fueling, chemical, hygienic, oil and gas, and industrial markets. This segment also manufactures connectors for use in various bio-processing applications; and pumps and compressors that are used to transfer liquid and bulk products in various markets, including refined fuels, liquefied petroleum gas, food/sanitary, transportation, and chemical process industries. The Refrigeration & Food Equipment segment manufactures refrigeration systems, refrigeration display cases, specialty glass, commercial glass refrigerator and freezer doors, and brazed heat exchangers; and electrical distribution products and engineering services, commercial food service equipment, cook-chill production systems, custom food storage and preparation products, kitchen ventilation systems, conveyer systems, and beverage can-making machinery. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Construction, mining, & materials handling machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.68
Current Ratio1.42
Quick Ratio0.95


Trailing P/E Ratio18.25
Forward P/E Ratio15.29
P/E Growth1.22

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.83 billion
Price / Sales1.45
Cash Flow$6.3578 per share
Price / Cash11.57
Book Value$28.14 per share
Price / Book2.61


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.03
Net Income$811.66 million
Net Margins9.71%
Return on Equity16.48%
Return on Assets6.74%


Outstanding Shares154,680,000

Dover (NYSE:DOV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dover's stock symbol?

Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DOV."

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

Dover announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.47 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 30th. View Dover's Dividend History.

How were Dover's earnings last quarter?

Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 27th. The industrial products company reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $1.92 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.89 billion. Dover had a net margin of 9.71% and a return on equity of 16.48%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.09 EPS. View Dover's Earnings History.

When is Dover's next earnings date?

Dover is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 18th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Dover.

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

Dover updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday, April, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.70-4.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.76. The company issued revenue guidance of +4-5% to ~ EUR 8.14-8.22 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.15 billion.

What price target have analysts set for DOV?

11 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Dover's shares. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $113.00. On average, they anticipate Dover's share price to reach $102.80 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Dover.

Are investors shorting Dover?

Dover saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,713,102 shares, an increase of 238.3% from the May 15th total of 2,871,013 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,516,389 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.4 days. Currently, 6.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Dover's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Dover's key competitors?

Who are Dover's key executives?

Dover's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert A. Livingston, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Brad M. Cerepak, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. William W. Spurgeon Jr., CEO & Pres of Dover Fluids (Age 59)
  • Mr. Sivasankaran Somasundaram, CEO & Pres of Dover Energy (Age 52)
  • Mr. C. Anderson Fincher, CEO & Pres of Dover Engineered Systems (Age 47)

Has Dover been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about DOV stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dover earned a coverage optimism score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the industrial products company an impact score of 46.59 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Dover's major shareholders?

Dover's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.63%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.53%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.73%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (3.72%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.12%) and Boston Partners (1.58%). Company insiders that own Dover stock include Anthony K Kosinski, Brad M Cerepak, C Anderson Fincher, Jay L Kloosterboer, Mary A Winston, Michael B Stubbs, Patrick Burns, Paul Goldberg, Robert Livingston, Sandra A Arkell, Stephen Gary Kennon, William Spurgeon and William T Bosway. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Dover.

Which major investors are selling Dover stock?

DOV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Champlain Investment Partners LLC and Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank. Company insiders that have sold Dover company stock in the last year include Anthony K Kosinski, Brad M Cerepak, Jay L Kloosterboer, Mary A Winston, Michael B Stubbs, Paul Goldberg, Stephen Gary Kennon and William T Bosway. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dover.

Which major investors are buying Dover stock?

DOV stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, Element Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., HGK Asset Management Inc., DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Stevens Capital Management LP and Summit Trail Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dover.

How do I buy shares of Dover?

Shares of DOV 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 Dover's stock price today?

One share of DOV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $73.56.

How big of a company is Dover?

Dover has a market capitalization of $11.83 billion and generates $7.83 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $811.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.03 on an earnings per share basis. Dover employs 29,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Dover?

Dover's mailing address is 3005 HIGHLAND PARKWAY SUITE 200, DOWNERS GROVE IL, 60515. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 630-541-1540 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Dover (DOV)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  459 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  572 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,031
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dover and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DOV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DOV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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