ESCO Technologies Company Profile (NYSE:ESE)

About ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)

ESCO Technologies logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESCO) is a producer of engineered products and systems sold to customers for utility, industrial, aerospace and commercial applications. The Company operates through four segments: Filtration/Fluid Flow (Filtration), RF Shielding and Test (Test), Utility Solutions Group (USG) and Technical Packaging. The filtration segment's activities are managed by its subsidiaries, Crissair, Inc. (Crissair), PTI Technologies Inc. (PTI), VACCO Industries (VACCO) and Westland Technologies Inc. (Westland). The Test segment activities are managed by its subsidiaries, Beijing Lindgren ElectronMagnetic Technology Co., Ltd., ETS-Lindgren Inc. and ETS-Lindgren OY. The USG segment activities are managed by its subsidiaries, including Doble Engineering Company, Doble PowerTest Ltd and Doble TransiNor AS. The technical packaging activities are managed by its subsidiaries, Thermoform Engineered Quality LLC (TEQ), Plastique Limited and Plastique Sp. z o.o.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:ESE
  • CUSIP: 29631510
  • Web: www.escotechnologies.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.49 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,830,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $57.74
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $56.34
  • 52 Week Range: $38.17 - $60.95
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.91
  • P/E Growth: 1.71
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $607.24 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.46
  • Book Value: $24.63 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.35
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 0.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $105.5 million
  • Net Margins: 8.17%
  • Return on Equity: 8.40%
  • Return on Assets: 5.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.26%
  • Current Ratio: 2.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.44%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 88,770 shs.
  • Beta: 1.09
  • Short Ratio: 2.96
 

Frequently Asked Questions for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)

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 Thursday, May 11th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 5th will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Wednesday, July 19th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 30th. View ESCO Technologies' Dividend History.

How were ESCO Technologies' earnings last quarter?

ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.43 by $0.06. The company earned $140.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $145.57 million. ESCO Technologies had a return on equity of 8.40% and a net margin of 8.17%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. View ESCO Technologies' Earnings History.

What guidance has ESCO Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

ESCO Technologies issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.16-2.26 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.26. ESCO Technologies also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.46-0.51 EPS.

Where is ESCO Technologies' stock going? Where will ESCO Technologies' stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for ESCO Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $62.00. On average, they expect ESCO Technologies' share price to reach $51.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for ESCO Technologies.

Who are some of ESCO Technologies' key competitors?

Who owns ESCO Technologies stock?

ESCO Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.97%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.70%), Wellington Management Group LLP (7.09%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.05%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.57%) and State Street Corp (2.42%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for ESCO Technologies.

Who sold ESCO Technologies stock? Who is selling ESCO Technologies stock?

ESCO Technologies' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESCO Technologies.

Who bought ESCO Technologies stock? Who is buying ESCO Technologies stock?

ESCO Technologies' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Pier Capital LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Crawford Investment Counsel Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and State Street Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESCO Technologies.

How do I buy ESCO Technologies stock?

Shares of ESCO Technologies 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 ESCO Technologies stock cost?

One share of ESCO Technologies stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $51.00 (11.84% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/8/2017StephensSet Price TargetBuy$62.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$40.00N/AView Rating Details
5/4/2016BB&T Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
2/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Earnings by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Earnings History by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/7/2017Q1 2017$0.43$0.41$153.93 million$146.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2016Q4 2016$0.64$0.67$160.82 million$159.51 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q3$0.43$0.49$145.57 million$140.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q2$0.35$0.40$137.25 million$138.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q1$0.36$0.47$130.14 million$132.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q3$0.41$0.41$137.12 million$134.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q2$0.32$0.33$129.15 million$128.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q115$0.31$0.41$125.80 million$120.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q414$0.46$0.51$145.80 million$151.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.39$0.44$133.42 million$130.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.30$0.36$126.20 million$124.76 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q1$0.27$0.34$117.07 million$124.45 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2013Q4$0.66$0.59$136.73 million$144.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q3 2013$0.55$0.33$188.63 million$117.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q2 2013$0.33$0.28$170.47 million$166.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q1 2013$0.09$0.05$149.26 million$145.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2012Q412$0.64$0.66$187.16 million$192.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.64$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.43$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.27$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.58$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.45$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.37$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.19$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.25 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Next Dividend:7/19/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:0.55%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:17.49% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
14.22% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
12.12% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)

Dividend History by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/11/2017quarterly$0.080.56%6/30/20177/5/20177/19/2017
2/9/2017quarterly$0.080.59%3/30/20174/3/20174/18/2017
11/16/2016quarterly$0.080.59%12/30/20161/4/20171/19/2017
8/3/2016quarterly$0.080.74%9/29/201610/3/201610/17/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.080.84%6/30/20167/5/20167/19/2016
2/11/2016quarterly$0.080.94%3/31/20164/4/20164/18/2016
11/13/2015quarterly$0.080.89%12/30/20151/4/20161/19/2016
8/14/2015quarterly$0.080.86%9/29/201510/1/201510/15/2015
5/7/2015quarterly$0.080.86%6/30/20157/2/20157/16/2015
2/10/2015quarterly$0.080.88%3/31/20154/2/20154/16/2015
11/14/2014quarterly$0.080.87%12/30/20141/2/20151/16/2015
8/8/2014quarterly$0.080.94%9/30/201410/2/201410/16/2014
5/8/2014quarterly$0.080.95%7/1/20147/3/20147/17/2014
2/7/2014quarterly$0.080.92%4/1/20144/3/20144/17/2014
11/13/2013quarterly$0.080.92%12/31/20131/3/20141/17/2014
8/12/2013quarterly$0.080.98%10/2/201310/4/201310/18/2013
5/10/2013quarterly$0.080.97%7/1/20137/3/20137/18/2013
2/7/2013quarterly$0.080.79%4/2/20134/4/20134/18/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.59%
Insider Trades by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/28/2017Larry W SolleyDirectorSell3,600$54.76$197,136.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Larry W SolleyDirectorSell4,500$43.40$195,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Alyson S BarclaySVPSell15,000$36.82$552,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Larry W SolleyDirectorSell4,000$35.77$143,080.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Latest Headlines for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate ESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) to Post $0.49 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 10:48 AM
streetinsider.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Announces Acquisition of Morgan Schaffer Inc.
www.streetinsider.com - May 25 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. :ESE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Announces Acquisition Of Global Utility Solutions Provider
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO acquires Canadian utility solutions provider
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 7:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ESE) : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESE-US : May 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 11:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.08 (ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 6:44 PM
streetinsider.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Acquires NRG Systems
www.streetinsider.com - May 8 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Announces Acquisition of Renewable Energy Industry Supplier
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEsco Technologies posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ESE earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) Releases Q3 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 5:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Earning Somewhat Negative News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect ESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) to Post $0.41 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Earns Daily News Impact Score of -0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 7:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 1:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.04
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 9:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies Announces Webcast of Second Quarter 2017 Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 4:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Effect ESCO Technologies (ESE) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 3:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 10:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. : ESE-US: Dividend Analysis : April 03rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 5:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect ESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) to Announce $0.41 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:27 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Pegasystems, Republic Services and ESCO Technologies
www.nasdaq.com - March 28 at 11:57 AM
bizjournals.com logoEnterprise’s Benoist sells over $1 million worth of stock: Insider trading for Feb. 21-28
www.bizjournals.com - March 2 at 5:18 PM
bizjournals.com logoESCO Technologies' executive compensation, stock ownership and more
www.bizjournals.com - February 24 at 11:31 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoESCO TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Submission of Matters to a V
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:33 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ESE earnings conference call or presentation 7-Feb-17 10:00pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoESCO TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:33 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2017 ESCO Technologies Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:13 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoESCO Announces First Quarter 2017 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:13 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:28 pm Esco Tech beats by $0.04, misses on revs
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBaron Funds Comments on ESCO Technologies
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 6:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies Announces Webcast of First Quarter 2017 Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 6:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies Management Will Present at the 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference
finance.yahoo.com - January 3 at 7:09 PM
nasdaq.com logoCash Dividend On The Way From ESCO Technologies (ESE)
www.nasdaq.com - December 28 at 11:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO TECHNOLOGIES INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 3 at 4:41 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoESCO TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - November 29 at 5:28 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoESCO TECHNOLOGIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - November 17 at 4:20 PM
baystreet.ca logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Gains with Earnings in Wings
www.baystreet.ca - November 15 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ESE earnings conference call or presentation 14-Nov-16 10:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 15 at 8:04 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 ESCO Technologies Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:47 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET today
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 8:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndustrial Stocks Nov 14 Earnings Roster: ALRM, ESE & HOLI
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 11:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXtensible, Green Energy Corporation Join Coalition for End-to-End OpenFMB Realization
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 3:56 PM
streetinsider.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Acquires Mayday Manufacturing, Hi-Tech Metals
www.streetinsider.com - November 8 at 8:33 AM
bizjournals.com logoESCO buys Texas aerospace firm
www.bizjournals.com - November 7 at 11:42 PM

Social

Chart

ESCO Technologies (ESE) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/28/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff