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Eaton Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.09 (+1.79 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $118.82
50-Day Range
MA: $112.93
52-Week Range
Now: $118.82
Volume1.49 million shs
Average Volume2.39 million shs
Market Capitalization$47.36 billion
P/E Ratio34.95
Dividend Yield2.50%
Eaton Corporation plc operates as a power management company worldwide. Its Electrical Products segment offers electrical and industrial components, wiring devices, and structural support systems; and residential, single phase power quality, emergency lighting and fire detection, and circuit protection and lighting products. The company's Electrical Systems and Services segment provides power distribution and assemblies, three phase power quality products, hazardous duty electrical equipment, explosion-proof instrumentation, utility power distribution equipment, power reliability equipment, and services. Its Hydraulics segment offers power, controls and sensing, and fluid conveyance products; and filtration systems solutions, industrial drum and disc brakes, and golf grips. The company's Aerospace segment provides hydraulic power generation and fuel systems, controls and sensing, and fluid and conveyance products for commercial and military use. Its Vehicle segment offers transmissions, clutches, hybrid power systems, superchargers, engine valves and valve actuation systems, cylinder heads, locking and limited slip differentials, transmission controls, and fuel vapor components for vehicle industry. The company's eMobility segment provides voltage inverters, converters, fuses, circuit protection units, vehicle controls, power distribution products, fuel tank isolation valves, and commercial vehicle hybrid systems. It serves industrial, institutional, governmental, utility, commercial, residential, information technology, renewable energy, marine, agriculture, oil and gas, construction, mining, forestry, material handling, truck and bus, machine tools, molding, primary metals, and power generation markets, as well as original equipment manufacturers and aftermarket customers. The company was founded in 1916 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.33 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous industrial & commercial machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.39 billion
Cash Flow$7.69 per share
Book Value$36.42 per share


Net Income$2.21 billion


Market Cap$47.36 billion
Next Earnings Date2/2/2021 (Estimated)
+2.09 (+1.79 %)
(As of 12/4/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Eaton (NYSE:ETN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Eaton's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Eaton's stock was trading at $84.37 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ETN stock has increased by 40.8% and is now trading at $118.82.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Eaton?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eaton in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Eaton?

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When is Eaton's next earnings date?

Eaton is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 2nd 2021.
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How were Eaton's earnings last quarter?

Eaton Co. plc (NYSE:ETN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, November, 8th. The industrial products company reported $1.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.13. The industrial products company earned $4.53 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.21 billion. Eaton had a return on equity of 11.94% and a net margin of 7.53%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 14.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $1.52 EPS.
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How often does Eaton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eaton?

Eaton announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 27th. Investors of record on Friday, November 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.73 per share on Friday, November 20th. This represents a $2.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 5th.
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What price target have analysts set for ETN?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Eaton's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $135.00. On average, they expect Eaton's share price to reach $108.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.6%.
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Are investors shorting Eaton?

Eaton saw a drop in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,580,000 shares, a drop of 32.1% from the October 15th total of 3,800,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,560,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.7 days. Approximately 0.7% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Eaton's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Eaton own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Eaton investors own include AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Pfizer (PFE), QUALCOMM (QCOM), General Electric (GE), AbbVie (ABBV) and The Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are Eaton's key executives?

Eaton's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Craig Arnold, Chairman & CEO (Age 60, Pay $3.32M)
  • Mr. Richard H. Fearon, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial & Planning Officer (Age 64, Pay $1.96M)
  • Mr. Uday Yadav, Pres & COO of Electrical Sector (Age 56, Pay $1.42M)
  • Mr. Brian S. Brickhouse, Pres of Americas Region & Electrical Sector (Age 56, Pay $1.41M)
  • Mr. Heath B. Monesmith, Pres & COO of Industrial Sector (Age 49, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. Ken D. Semelsberger, Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP & Controller (Age 58)
  • Mr. Ramanath Ramakrishnan, Chief Technology Officer & Exec. VP
  • Mr. William W. Blausey Jr., Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. Yan Jin, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Deborah R. Severs, Sr. VP of Global Ethics & Compliance

What is Eaton's stock symbol?

Eaton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ETN."

Who are Eaton's major shareholders?

Eaton's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.66%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (5.93%), State Street Corp (4.44%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.94%), Boston Partners (1.95%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.33%). Company insiders that own Eaton stock include Craig Arnold, Curtis J Hutchins, Deborah L Mccoy, Dorothy C Thompson, Heath B Monesmith, Joao V Faria, Ken D Semelsberger, Michael J Critelli, Nandakumar Cheruvatath, Olivier Leonetti, Richard H Fearon and Sternadt Paulo Ruiz.
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Which major investors are selling Eaton stock?

ETN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Boston Partners, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, AXA S.A., Achmea Investment Management B.V., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, and Truist Financial Corp. Company insiders that have sold Eaton company stock in the last year include Craig Arnold, Michael J Critelli, Nandakumar Cheruvatath, Richard H Fearon, and Sternadt Paulo Ruiz.
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Which major investors are buying Eaton stock?

ETN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Federated Hermes Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Shellback Capital LP, Commerce Bank, State of Michigan Retirement System, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Eaton stock in the last two years include Dorothy C Thompson, and Olivier Leonetti.
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How do I buy shares of Eaton?

Shares of ETN 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Eaton's stock price today?

One share of ETN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.82.

How big of a company is Eaton?

Eaton has a market capitalization of $47.36 billion and generates $21.39 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $2.21 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.67 on an earnings per share basis. Eaton employs 101,000 workers across the globe.

What is Eaton's official website?

The official website for Eaton is www.eaton.com.

How can I contact Eaton?

Eaton's mailing address is EATON HOUSE 30 PEMBROKE ROAD, DUBLIN L2, D04. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 353-1637-2900.

This page was last updated on 12/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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