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ESCO Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.41 (+0.39 %)
(As of 03/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $106.38
50-Day Range
MA: $103.80
52-Week Range
Now: $106.38
Volume101,647 shs
Average Volume98,423 shs
Market Capitalization$2.77 billion
P/E Ratio27.21
Dividend Yield0.30%
ESCO Technologies Inc. produces and supplies engineered products and systems for industrial and commercial markets worldwide. It operates through three segments: Aerospace & Defense, Utility Solutions Group (USG), and RF Shielding and Test. The Aerospace & Defense segment designs and manufactures filtration products, including hydraulic filter elements and fluid control devices used in commercial aerospace applications; filter mechanisms used in micro-propulsion devices for satellites; and custom designed filters for manned aircraft and submarines. It also designs, develops, and manufactures elastomeric-based signature reduction solutions for U.S. naval vessels; and mission-critical bushings, pins, sleeves, and precision-tolerance machined components for landing gear, rotor heads, engine mounts, flight controls, and actuation systems for the aerospace and defense industries. The USG segment provides diagnostic testing solutions that enable electric power grid operators to assess the integrity of high-voltage power delivery equipment; and decision support tools for the renewable energy industry, primarily wind and solar. The RF Shielding and 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. It also provides services, such as calibration for antennas and field probes, chamber certification, field surveys, customer training, and various product tests. The company distributes its products through a network of distributors, sales representatives, direct sales teams, and in-house sales personnel. ESCO Technologies Inc. was incorporated in 1990 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Recap: ESCO Technologies Q1 Earnings
February 8, 2021 |  benzinga.com
ESCO Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2021 Results
February 8, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Earnings Outlook For ESCO Technologies
February 5, 2021 |  benzinga.com
ESCO Technologies: Solid Performer Comes At A Price
February 2, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Is ESE A Good Stock To Buy Now?
December 15, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
ESCO Technologies acquires metal parts manufacturers
November 20, 2020 |  bizjournals.com
ESCO Technologies: Q4 Earnings Insights
November 19, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
ESCO Technologies EPS beats by $0.14, beats on revenue
November 19, 2020 |  seekingalpha.com
ESCO Announces Fiscal 2020 Results
November 19, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
Earnings Preview for ESCO Technologies
November 18, 2020 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Communications equipment, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$732.91 million
Cash Flow$4.35 per share
Book Value$36.93 per share


Net Income$101.98 million


Market Cap$2.77 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.59 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

101st out of 398 stocks

Communications Equipment, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

4th out of 35 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.41 (+0.39 %)
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ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is ESCO Technologies a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ESCO Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" ESCO Technologies stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than ESCO Technologies?

Wall Street analysts have given ESCO Technologies a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but ESCO Technologies wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is ESCO Technologies' next earnings date?

ESCO Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for ESCO Technologies

How were ESCO Technologies' earnings last quarter?

ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) released its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, February, 7th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.55 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.10. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $163 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $164.95 million. ESCO Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.73% and a net margin of 13.91%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 5.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.43 EPS.
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How has ESCO Technologies' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

ESCO Technologies' stock was trading at $81.53 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ESE stock has increased by 30.5% and is now trading at $106.38.
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How often does ESCO Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for ESCO Technologies?

ESCO Technologies declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, April 16th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 31st.
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Is ESCO Technologies a good dividend stock?

ESCO Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.30%. ESCO Technologies does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of ESCO Technologies is 11.59%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, ESCO Technologies will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.30% next year. This indicates that ESCO Technologies will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are ESCO Technologies' key executives?

ESCO Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Victor L. Richey Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 64, Pay $1.59M)
  • Mr. Gary E. Muenster, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 61, Pay $1.02M)
  • Ms. Alyson S. Barclay, Sr. VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 62, Pay $605.4k)
  • Kate Lowrey, Director of Investor Relations
  • Deborah Boniske, VP of HR
  • May Scally, Chief Operating Officer of Morgan Schaffer Ltd.
  • Mr. Bruce E. Butler, Pres of ETS-Lindgren Inc. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Antonio E. Gonzalez, Pres of VACCO Industries
  • Bryan Sayler, Utility Solutions Group Pres & Pres of Doble Engineering Company
  • Mr. Sam R. Chapetta, Aerospace & Defense Group Pres

What is Vic Richey Jr.'s approval rating as ESCO Technologies' CEO?

2 employees have rated ESCO Technologies CEO Vic Richey Jr. on Glassdoor.com. Vic Richey Jr. has an approval rating of 50% among ESCO Technologies' employees. This puts Vic Richey Jr. in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of ESCO Technologies' key competitors?

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), AT&T (T), The Procter & Gamble (PG), Exxon Mobil (XOM), International Business Machines (IBM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Altria Group (MO), Caterpillar (CAT), Intel (INTC) and The Coca-Cola (KO).

What is ESCO Technologies' stock symbol?

ESCO Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ESE."

Who are ESCO Technologies' major shareholders?

ESCO Technologies' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (17.22%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (10.49%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.63%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (3.67%), Royce & Associates LP (1.79%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.28%). Company insiders that own ESCO Technologies stock include Alyson S Barclay, Gary E Muenster and Larry W Solley.
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Which institutional investors are selling ESCO Technologies stock?

ESE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Cardinal Capital Management LLC CT, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Royce & Associates LP, and Keeley Teton Advisors LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying ESCO Technologies stock?

ESE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, BlackRock Inc., Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Victory Capital Management Inc., Citigroup Inc., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, and Credit Suisse AG.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is ESCO Technologies' stock price today?

One share of ESE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $106.38.

How much money does ESCO Technologies make?

ESCO Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.77 billion and generates $732.91 million in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $101.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.76 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does ESCO Technologies have?

ESCO Technologies employs 2,713 workers across the globe.

What is ESCO Technologies' official website?

The official website for ESCO Technologies is www.escotechnologies.com.

Where are ESCO Technologies' headquarters?

ESCO Technologies is headquartered at 9900A CLAYTON ROAD, ST. LOUIS MO, 63124.

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]

This page was last updated on 3/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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