NYSE:ESE - ESCO Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $72.00 -0.22 (-0.30 %) (As of 04/26/2019 12:02 PM ET)Previous Close$72.22Today's Range$71.83 - $72.2852-Week Range$54.35 - $74.83Volume1,627 shsAverage Volume98,539 shsMarket Capitalization$1.87 billionP/E Ratio26.00Dividend Yield0.43%Beta0.95 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email ESCO Technologies Inc. produces and supplies engineered products and systems for utility, industrial, aerospace, and commercial users worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Filtration/Fluid Flow (Filtration), RF Shielding and Test (Test), Utility Solutions Group (USG), and Technical Packaging. The Filtration segment supplies filter elements, manifolds, assemblies, modules, indicators, custom and standard valves, filters, regulators, actuators, and other related components; elastomeric-based signature reduction solutions; and mission-critical bushings, pins, sleeves, and precision-tolerance machined components, as well as processing services. The Test segment designs and manufactures RF test and secure communication facilities, acoustic test enclosures, RF and magnetically shielded rooms, RF measurement systems, and broadcast and recording studios; and RF absorptive materials and filters, active compensation systems, antennas, antenna masts, turntables, electric and magnetic probes, RF test cells, proprietary measurement software, and other test accessories to perform various tests, as well as calibration for antennas and field probes, chamber certification, field surveys, customer training, and various product tests. The USG segment offers diagnostic testing solutions for electrical equipment. Its solutions include protection diagnostics with the Doble Protection Suite, RTS, Manta MTS-5100, and F6000 series; the M4100 and transformational technology of the M7100 Doble Tester, the dobleARMS asset risk management system, and the Enoserv PowerBase and DUCe compliance tools. The Technical Packaging segment offers thermoformed products and packaging materials for medical, pharmaceutical, retail, food, and electronic applications. The company distributes its products through a network of distributors, sales representatives, direct sales teams, and in-house sales personnel. ESCO Technologies Inc. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. Receive ESE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ESE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Communications equipment, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:ESE Previous Symbol CUSIP29631510 CIK866706 Webwww.escotechnologies.com Phone314-213-7200Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.25 Current Ratio2.12 Quick Ratio1.50Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.00 Forward P/E Ratio24.00 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$771.58 million Price / Sales2.42 Cash Flow$4.1214 per share Price / Cash Flow17.47 Book Value$29.31 per share Price / Book2.46Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.77 Net Income$92.13 million Net Margins9.58% Return on Equity10.18% Return on Assets5.98%Miscellaneous Employees3,117 Outstanding Shares25,919,000Market Cap$1.87 billion Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE) Frequently Asked Questions What is ESCO Technologies' stock symbol? ESCO Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ESE." How often does ESCO Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for ESCO Technologies? ESCO Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 8th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, April 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Thursday, April 18th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.44%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, April 2nd. View ESCO Technologies' Dividend History. How were ESCO Technologies' earnings last quarter? ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.47 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.04. The scientific and technical instruments company earned $183 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $173.76 million. ESCO Technologies had a return on equity of 10.18% and a net margin of 9.58%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 5.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.33 earnings per share. View ESCO Technologies' Earnings History. When is ESCO Technologies' next earnings date? ESCO Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ESCO Technologies. How can I listen to ESCO Technologies' earnings call? ESCO Technologies will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, May 7th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What guidance has ESCO Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings? ESCO Technologies issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.95-3.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.01. ESCO Technologies also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $2.95-3.05 EPS. What price target have analysts set for ESE? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for ESCO Technologies' shares. Their predictions range from $67.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate ESCO Technologies' stock price to reach $73.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ESCO Technologies. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ESCO Technologies? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ESCO Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for ESCO Technologies. Has ESCO Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about ESE stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ESCO Technologies earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of ESCO Technologies' key competitors? Some companies that are related to ESCO Technologies include Lumentum (LITE), Iridium Communications (IRDM), Vocera Communications (VCRA), Napco Security Technologies (NSSC), ADVA Optical Networking (ADVOF), Inseego (INSG), Turtle Beach (HEAR), Iteris (ITI), Magal Security Systems (MAGS), UTStarcom (UTSI), I.D. Systems (IDSY), Risk (George) Industries (RSKIA), 5Barz International (BARZ), Grow Condos (GRWC) and Novume Solutions (NVMM). What other stocks do shareholders of ESCO Technologies own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ESCO Technologies investors own include Emerson Electric (EMR), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), A. O. Smith (AOS), Interactive Brokers Group (IBKR), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Ctrip.Com International (CTRP), eHealth (EHTH), Netflix (NFLX) and Agilent Technologies (A). Who are ESCO Technologies' key executives? ESCO Technologies' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Victor L. Richey Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)Mr. Gary E. Muenster, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 59)Ms. Alyson S. Barclay, Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 60)Kate Lowrey, Director of Investor RelationsMr. Bruce E. Butler, Pres of ETS-Lindgren Inc. (Age 59) Who are ESCO Technologies' major shareholders? ESCO Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (4.42%), Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (1.37%), Pier Capital LLC (0.41%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.28%), BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA (0.02%) and First Manhattan Co. (0.00%). Company insiders that own ESCO Technologies stock include Alyson S Barclay and Larry W Solley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ESCO Technologies. Which institutional investors are selling ESCO Technologies stock? ESE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chartwell Investment Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESCO Technologies. Which institutional investors are buying ESCO Technologies stock? ESE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Pier Capital LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA and First Manhattan Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESCO Technologies. How do I buy shares of ESCO Technologies? Shares of ESE 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 ESCO Technologies' stock price today? One share of ESE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.00. How big of a company is ESCO Technologies? ESCO Technologies has a market capitalization of $1.87 billion and generates $771.58 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $92.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.77 on an earnings per share basis. ESCO Technologies employs 3,117 workers across the globe. What is ESCO Technologies' official website? The official website for ESCO Technologies is http://www.escotechnologies.com. How can I contact ESCO Technologies? ESCO Technologies' mailing address is 9900A CLAYTON ROAD, ST. LOUIS MO, 63124. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 314-213-7200 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for ESCO Technologies (NYSE ESE)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 329 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 467 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 796MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ESCO Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ESE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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