NYSE:ESL - Esterline Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$116.80 -0.55 (-0.47 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$117.35
Today's Range$116.47 - $117.43
52-Week Range$67.15 - $119.07
Volume733,160 shs
Average Volume282,624 shs
Market Capitalization$3.46 billion
P/E Ratio26.79
Dividend YieldN/A
Esterline Technologies Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets engineered products and systems primarily for aerospace and defense customers in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Avionics & Controls, Sensors & Systems, and Advanced Materials. The Avionics & Controls segment offers global positioning systems, head-up displays, enhanced vision systems, and electronic flight management systems for control and display applications; lighted push-button and rotary switches, keyboards, lighted indicators, panels, and displays; and control sticks, grips, wheels, and switching systems. This segment also provides military personal communication equipment, primarily headsets, handsets, and field communications equipment; keyboards, keypads, and input devices that integrate cursor control devices, barcode scanners, displays, video, and voice activation and touch screens; and instruments for point-of-use and point-of-care diagnostics. The Sensors & Systems segment develops and manufactures high-precision temperature, pressure, and speed sensors; electrical interconnection systems; electrical power switching, control and data communication devices, and other related systems; and planet probe interconnectors, launcher umbilicals, and composite connectors. The Advanced Materials segment develops and manufactures silicone rubber and other elastomer products, such as clamping devices, thermal fire barrier insulation products, sealing systems, and tubing and coverings; lightweight metallic insulation systems; thermal protection products; and molded fiber cartridge cases, mortar increments, igniter tubes, and other combustible ordnance components. The company markets and sells its products through direct internal sales, manufacturer representatives, and distributors. Esterline Technologies Corporation was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
Current SymbolNYSE:ESL
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.41
Current Ratio3.39
Quick Ratio2.12


Trailing P/E Ratio26.79
Forward P/E Ratio31.65
P/E Growth2.22

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.00 billion
Price / Sales1.72
Cash Flow$7.7919 per share
Price / Cash14.99
Book Value$61.23 per share
Price / Book1.91


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.36
Net Income$111.55 million
Net Margins2.62%
Return on Equity5.91%
Return on Assets3.43%


Outstanding Shares29,440,000
Market Cap$3.46 billion

Esterline Technologies (NYSE:ESL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Esterline Technologies' stock symbol?

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

How were Esterline Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Esterline Technologies Co. (NYSE:ESL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The aerospace company reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.15. The aerospace company had revenue of $499.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $476.01 million. Esterline Technologies had a return on equity of 5.91% and a net margin of 2.62%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down .8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.08 earnings per share. View Esterline Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Esterline Technologies' next earnings date?

Esterline Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Esterline Technologies.

What price target have analysts set for ESL?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Esterline Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $75.00 to $122.50. On average, they expect Esterline Technologies' share price to reach $89.6429 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 23.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Esterline Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Esterline Technologies?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Esterline Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Esterline Technologies.

Has Esterline Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about ESL stock have been trending somewhat negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Esterline Technologies earned a news impact score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the aerospace company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Esterline Technologies?

Esterline Technologies saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,715,397 shares, an increase of 141.9% from the October 15th total of 709,070 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 614,896 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days. Approximately 5.9% of the company's shares are sold short. View Esterline Technologies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Esterline Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Esterline Technologies' key executives?

Esterline Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Curtis Carl Reusser, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Albert Scott Yost, Exec. VP and Pres of Advanced Materials, Avionics & Controls Segment (Age 53)
  • Mr. Roger A. Ross, Exec. VP and Pres of Sensors & Systems Segment (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephen M. Nolan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Brian D. Reid, Corp. Controller & CAO (Age 47)

Who are Esterline Technologies' major shareholders?

Esterline Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.86%), First Pacific Advisors LP (10.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.25%), Franklin Resources Inc. (4.53%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (3.03%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (2.74%). Company insiders that own Esterline Technologies stock include Albert S Yost, Curtis C Reusser, Delores M Etter, First Pacific Advisors, Llc, Fpa Funds Trust, Gary J Posner, Hawkeye Fund Fpa, J Richard Atwood, Nils Larsen, Pacific Advisors Lp First, Robert David George and Select Drawdown Fund LP Fpa. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Esterline Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Esterline Technologies stock?

ESL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Prudential Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Alambic Investment Management L.P., Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have sold Esterline Technologies company stock in the last year include Fpa Funds Trust, Hawkeye Fund Fpa and Pacific Advisors Lp First. View Insider Buying and Selling for Esterline Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Esterline Technologies stock?

ESL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, FMR LLC, Walthausen & Co. LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Putnam Investments LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Esterline Technologies stock in the last two years include Curtis C Reusser, Delores M Etter and Nils Larsen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Esterline Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Esterline Technologies?

Shares of ESL 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 Esterline Technologies' stock price today?

One share of ESL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $116.80.

How big of a company is Esterline Technologies?

Esterline Technologies has a market capitalization of $3.46 billion and generates $2.00 billion in revenue each year. The aerospace company earns $111.55 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.36 on an earnings per share basis. Esterline Technologies employs 13,255 workers across the globe.

What is Esterline Technologies' official website?

The official website for Esterline Technologies is http://www.esterline.com.

How can I contact Esterline Technologies?

Esterline Technologies' mailing address is 500 - 108TH AVENUE NE SUITE 1500, BELLEVUE WA, 98004. The aerospace company can be reached via phone at 425-453-9400 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Esterline Technologies (NYSE ESL)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  326 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  357 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  683
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Esterline Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ESL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ESL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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