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: Testing & Measuring Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:ESE
  • CUSIP: 29631510
  • Web: www.escotechnologies.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.49 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,833,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $55.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $57.68
  • 52 Week Range: $42.95 - $63.80
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.91
  • P/E Growth: 1.83
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $638.24 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.34
  • Book Value: $24.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.32
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 0.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $108.39 million
  • Net Margins: 8.06%
  • Return on Equity: 8.36%
  • Return on Assets: 4.84%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.38%
  • Current Ratio: 2.17%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.42%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 80,994 shs.
  • Beta: 1.04
  • Short Ratio: 3.95
 

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, August 10th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, October 17th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, October 2nd. View ESCO Technologies' Dividend History.

How were ESCO Technologies' earnings last quarter?

ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.01. The business earned $172 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $172 million. ESCO Technologies had a net margin of 8.06% and a return on equity of 8.36%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 22.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.49 EPS. View ESCO Technologies' Earnings History.

When will ESCO Technologies make its next earnings announcement?

ESCO Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ESCO Technologies.

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

ESCO Technologies updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.05-2.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.22. The company issued revenue guidance of $691.5 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $682.55 million.

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

3 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for ESCO Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $71.00. On average, they expect ESCO Technologies' stock price to reach $66.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ESCO Technologies.

Who are some of ESCO Technologies' key competitors?

Who are ESCO Technologies' key executives?

ESCO Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Victor L. Richey Jr., Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Gary E. Muenster, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Director
  • Alyson Schlinger Barclay, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Vinod M. Khilnani, Independent Director
  • Leon J. Olivier, Independent Director
  • Robert J. Phillippy, Independent Director
  • Larry W. Solley, Independent Director
  • James M. Stolze CPA, Independent Director

Who owns ESCO Technologies stock?

ESCO Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.88%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.75%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.02%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.95%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.89%) and State Street Corp (2.56%). 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 Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schroder Investment Management Group, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Susquehanna International Group LLP. 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Marshall Wace North America L.P., State Street Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., Captrust Financial Advisors and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. 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.

What is ESCO Technologies' stock price today?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for ESCO Technologies (NYSE ESE)
Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  120 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  222 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  342
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $66.50 (14.95% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/11/2017FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
6/13/2017WunderlichInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$71.00MediumView Rating Details
2/8/2017StephensSet Price TargetBuy$62.00N/AView Rating Details
8/4/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$40.00N/AView Rating Details
5/4/2016BB&T CorporationBoost Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
2/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 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
11/13/2017$0.74N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q3 2017$0.50$0.51$172.00 million$172.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: $2.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)
Next Dividend:10/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:0.55%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:16.16% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.38% (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
8/10/2017quarterly$0.080.6%10/2/201710/3/201710/17/2017
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: 94.10%
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)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESE-US : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 7:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoESCO Technologies (ESE) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA
www.nasdaq.com - September 19 at 11:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting ESCO Technologies (ESE) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 8:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: ESCO Technologies (ESE) vs. The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: ESCO Technologies (ESE) versus The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 2:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: ESCO Technologies (ESE) & its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 11 at 2:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to ESCO Technologies, Inc. : September 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 4:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. :ESE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 6:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Vishay Precision Group (VPG) and ESCO Technologies (ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 10:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ESE) : August 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 11:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. : ESE-US: Dividend Analysis : July 05th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 6:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about ESCO Technologies Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 5:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ESE-US : August 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.08 (NYSE:ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 5:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ESE earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 4:35 AM
nasdaq.com logoESE Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average
www.nasdaq.com - August 9 at 11:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEsco Technologies posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Announces Third Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 6:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 5:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 5:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.49 Earnings Per Share Expected for ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 10:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEaston (Town of) MA -- Moody's assigns Aa3 to Easton, MA's GO Bonds and MIG 1 to GO BANs
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 6:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAllied Motion Technologies (AMOT) & ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 4:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Badger Meter (BMI) & ESCO Technologies (ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 9:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 7:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Comparison: Cascade Microtech (CSCD) & ESCO Technologies (ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies Announces Webcast of Third Quarter 2017 Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 8:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE) and BTU International (BTUI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 10:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FBR & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 7:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for ESCO Technologies Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 10:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Comparison: ESCO Technologies (ESE) versus Rudolph Technologies (RTEC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:24 AM
zacks.com logoRexnord's End Markets Show Strength, Competition an Issue
www.zacks.com - June 26 at 9:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to ESCO Technologies, Inc. : June 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 7:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWunderlich Begins Coverage on ESCO Technologies Inc. (ESE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoESCO Technologies, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ESE-US : June 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 2 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDoble Engineering Company Announces Program to Comply with NERC Standard TPL-007-1
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 5:45 PM
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

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