NYSE:ESE - ESCO Technologies Stock Price, News & Analysis

$75.49
+1.08 (+1.45 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$73.58
Now: $75.49
$76.01
50-Day Range
$74.17
MA: $81.34
$85.14
52-Week Range
$59.00
Now: $75.49
$85.86
Volume86,400 shs
Average Volume149,953 shs
Market Capitalization$1.96 billion
P/E Ratio27.25
Dividend Yield0.43%
Beta1.09
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Communications equipment, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIP29631510
Phone314-213-7200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$771.58 million
Cash Flow$4.2990 per share
Book Value$31.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$92.13 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,117
Market Cap$1.96 billion
Next Earnings Date11/21/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Thursday, October 17th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.42%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 2nd. View ESCO Technologies' Dividend History.

How were ESCO Technologies' earnings last quarter?

ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 8th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.78 by $0.03. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $199.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $210.60 million. ESCO Technologies had a return on equity of 10.84% and a net margin of 10.48%. ESCO Technologies's revenue for the quarter was up 4.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.73 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 Thursday, November 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ESCO Technologies.

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

ESCO Technologies updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.05-3.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.11.

What price target have analysts set for ESE?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for ESCO Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $67.00 to $74.00. On average, they expect ESCO Technologies' share price to reach $70.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.6%. 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 articles about ESE stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. ESCO Technologies earned a media sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the scientific and technical instruments company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for ESCO Technologies.

Are investors shorting ESCO Technologies?

ESCO Technologies saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 365,100 shares, an increase of 30.3% from the June 30th total of 280,300 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 117,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.1 days. Currently, 1.5% of the shares of the company are sold short. View ESCO Technologies' Current Options Chain.

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), Prospect Capital (PSEC), Cross Timbers Royalty Trust (CRT), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pennantpark Floating Rate Capital (PFLT), Photronics (PLAB), Roku (ROKU), AFLAC (AFL) and A. O. Smith (AOS).

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 Relations
  • Mr. Bruce E. Butler, Pres of ETS-Lindgren Inc. (Age 59)

Who are ESCO Technologies' major shareholders?

ESCO Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.79%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (11.07%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.97%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (4.54%), Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (4.16%) and Brown Advisory Inc. (2.14%). Company insiders that own ESCO Technologies stock include Alyson S Barclay, Gary E Muenster and Larry W Solley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ESCO Technologies.

Which major investors are selling ESCO Technologies stock?

ESE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Foresters Investment Management Company Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, First Trust Advisors LP, GAM Holding AG, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group and Rice Hall James & Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold ESCO Technologies company stock in the last year include Gary E Muenster and Larry W Solley. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESCO Technologies.

Which major investors are buying ESCO Technologies stock?

ESE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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 $75.49.

How big of a company is ESCO Technologies?

ESCO Technologies has a market capitalization of $1.96 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.View Additional Information About ESCO Technologies.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  347 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  480 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  827
MarketBeat'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. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ESE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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