Eaton Corp. PLC Company Profile (NYSE:ETN)

About Eaton Corp. PLC

Eaton Corp. PLC logoEaton Corporation (Eaton) is a diversified power management company. It is engaged in the manufacturing of electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use, and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety. On January 1, 2011, it closed the acquisition of the Tuthill Coupling Group, which is a division of the Tuthill Corporation. It has five segments: Electrical Americas and Electrical Rest of World; Hydraulics; Aerospace; Truck, and Automotive. On October 1, 2010, it acquired CopperLogic, Inc. On July 15, 2010, it acquired EMC Engineers, Inc. In May 2011, it acquired Internormen Technology Group. In August 2011, it acquired IE Power, Inc. In December 2011, it acquired E.A. Pedersen Company.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ETN
  • CUSIP: G2918310
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $63.37
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $64.059
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $63.224
  • 52-Week Range: $46.19 - $68.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.550
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.90
  • P/E Growth: 1.810
  • Market Cap: $28.64B
  • Outstanding Shares: 454,700,000
  • Beta: 1.55
  • Net Margins: 9.29%
  • Return on Equity: 12.28%
  • Return on Assets: 6.00%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.49%
  • Current Ratio: 1.42%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.94%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 13 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.21)
Consensus Price Target: $63.86 (0.77% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/7/2016HSBCInitiated CoverageBuy$74.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$65.00View Rating Details
8/10/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$75.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/3/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$67.00 -> $69.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$65.00View Rating Details
7/9/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/27/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
5/8/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/2/2016Buckingham ResearchBoost Price TargetNeutral$60.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$57.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016Longbow ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/29/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price Target$52.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
2/4/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetHold$58.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$57.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$65.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
10/30/2015Credit Agricole SAReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
10/20/2015Cleveland ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/15/2015William BlairDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/15/2015Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$60.00View Rating Details
8/26/2015Vertical ResearchUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
8/14/2015Atlantic SecuritiesDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$80.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
6/9/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/25/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216$1.07$1.07$5.06 billion$5.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116$0.85$0.88$4.77 billion$4.81 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$1.10$1.17$5.10 billion$5.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$1.00$0.97$5.39 billion$5.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$1.13$1.16$5.50 billion$5.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.98$1.01$5.30 billion$5.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$1.20$1.27$5.60 billion$5.57 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$1.23$1.29$5.80 billion$5.73 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$1.15$1.11$5.78 billion$5.77 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$1.00$1.01$5.49 billion$5.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$1.06$1.08$5.55 billion$5.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$1.12$1.15$5.70 billion$5.61 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013$1.11$1.09$5.78 billion$5.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.79$0.84$5.42 billion$5.31 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q4 2012$0.93$0.82$4.25 billion$4.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$1.10$1.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2012$1.09$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2012$0.90$0.92ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$1.11$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$1.08$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.95$0.97ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.80$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$1.67$1.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.27 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.56 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$0.80$0.89$0.85
Q2 20166$1.04$1.09$1.07
Q3 20165$1.10$1.20$1.15
Q4 20166$1.12$1.20$1.16
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
Annual Dividend:$2.28
Dividend Yield:3.60%
Dividend Growth:13.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:56.16% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
53.40% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
50.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 74.32%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/30/2016Uday YadavInsiderSell15,713$67.05$1,053,556.65View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Christopher M ConnorDirectorBuy1,000$67.23$67,230.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Dorothy C ThompsonDirectorBuy550$67.32$37,026.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Richard H FearonInsiderSell65,195$65.29$4,256,581.55View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Mark M McguireInsiderSell18,751$64.55$1,210,377.05View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Mark M McguireInsiderSell18,751$63.04$1,182,063.04View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Alexander M CutlerInsiderSell138,762$62.33$8,649,035.46View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Cynthia K BrabanderInsiderBuy810$57.50$46,575.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Gregory R PageDirectorBuy1,000$50.39$50,390.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Gregory R PageDirectorBuy3,000$55.24$165,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2015Christopher M ConnorDirectorSell20,000$60.10$1,202,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2015Mark M McguireInsiderSell20,000$71.93$1,438,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Thomas GrossInsiderSell29,231$71.08$2,077,739.48View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Richard H FearonInsiderSell91,513$70.33$6,436,109.29View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Alexander M CutlerInsiderSell330,000$69.23$22,845,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Deborah L MccoyDirectorSell7,408$65.06$481,964.48View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Gerald B SmithDirectorSell5,000$67.79$338,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Michael J CritelliDirectorSell20,250$69.00$1,397,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Thomas GrossInsiderSell110,726$74.32$8,229,156.32View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Alexander CutlerInsiderSell29,280$75.55$2,212,104.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Michael CritelliDirectorSell15,000$75.26$1,128,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Thomas GrossInsiderSell21,667$74.43$1,612,674.81View SEC Filing  
11/26/2012Deborah L MccoyDirectorSell12,912$51.48$664,709.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN)
DateHeadline logoEaton to Participate in the Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference November 2, 2016 (NYSE:ETN) - October 25 at 9:47 AM logoEaton Strengthens Surge Protective Device Line with new Eaton SPC Series (NYSE:ETN) - October 24 at 4:44 PM
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Eaton Corp. PLC (NYSE:ETN) Chart for Tuesday, October, 25, 2016

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