NYSE:ETN - Eaton Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$74.24 +0.26 (+0.35 %)
(As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$74.24
Today's Range$73.43 - $74.53
52-Week Range$67.70 - $89.85
Volume2.38 million shs
Average Volume3.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.36 billion
P/E Ratio13.89
Dividend Yield3.65%
Eaton Corporation plc operates as a power management company worldwide. Its Electrical Products segment offers electrical and industrial components, residential products, single phase power quality products, emergency lighting and fire detection products, wiring devices, structural support systems, 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 various power products, controls and sensing products, fluid conveyance products, filtration systems solutions, industrial drum and disc brakes, and golf grips. The company's Aerospace segment provides hydraulic power generation systems, controls and sensing products, fluid conveyance products, and fuel systems for commercial and military use. Its Vehicle segment designs, manufactures, markets, and supplies drivetrain and powertrain systems, and critical components, including transmissions, clutches, hybrid power systems, superchargers, engine valves and valve actuation systems, cylinder heads, locking and limited slip differentials, transmission controls, fuel vapor components, fluid connectors, and conveyance products. The company 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 of heavy, medium, and light-duty trucks, SUVs, CUVs, passenger cars, and agricultural equipment. Eaton Corporation plc was founded in 1916 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous industrial & commercial machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNYSE:ETN
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.40
Current Ratio1.49
Quick Ratio0.96


Trailing P/E Ratio13.89
Forward P/E Ratio13.88
P/E Growth1.32

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$20.40 billion
Price / Sales1.58
Cash Flow$6.9644 per share
Price / Cash10.66
Book Value$38.74 per share
Price / Book1.92


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.65
Net Income$2.99 billion
Net Margins10.06%
Return on Equity13.48%
Return on Assets7.13%


Outstanding Shares433,400,000
Market Cap$31.36 billion

Eaton (NYSE:ETN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Eaton's stock symbol?

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

How often does Eaton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eaton?

Eaton announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, November 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.66 per share on Friday, November 16th. This represents a $2.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.56%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 1st. View Eaton's Dividend History.

How were Eaton's earnings last quarter?

Eaton Co. PLC (NYSE:ETN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The industrial products company reported $1.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $1.43. The industrial products company had revenue of $5.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.49 billion. Eaton had a net margin of 10.06% and a return on equity of 13.48%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.25 earnings per share. View Eaton's Earnings History.

When is Eaton's next earnings date?

Eaton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Eaton.

What guidance has Eaton issued on next quarter's earnings?

Eaton updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 30th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.30-5.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $5.36. Eaton also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $5.30-5.40 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ETN?

18 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Eaton's shares. Their predictions range from $75.00 to $97.00. On average, they anticipate Eaton's share price to reach $85.8125 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Eaton.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Eaton?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eaton in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 2 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Eaton.

Has Eaton been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ETN stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Eaton earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Eaton's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Eaton include Curtiss-Wright (CW), Moog (MOG.B), Moog (MOG.A), Actuant (ATU) and Indoor Harvest (INQD).

Who are Eaton's key executives?

Eaton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Craig Arnold, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Richard H. Fearon, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial & Planning Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Uday Yadav, Chief Operating Officer of Industrial Sector (Age 54)
  • Ms. Revathi Advaithi, Chief Operating Officer of Electrical Sector (Age 50)
  • Mr. Curtis James Hutchins, Pres of Hydraulics Group (Age 52)

Who are Eaton's major shareholders?

Eaton's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.74%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.57%), LSV Asset Management (1.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.87%), FMR LLC (0.84%) and Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (0.66%). Company insiders that own Eaton stock include Charles E Golden, Christopher M Connor, Curtis J Hutchins, Deborah L Mccoy, Ken D Semelsberger, Michael J Critelli, Nandakumar Cheruvatath, Revathi Advaithi, Richard H Fearon, Richard M Eubanks, Thomas E Moran, Uday Yadav and William J Vanlandingham II. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Eaton.

Which major investors are selling Eaton stock?

ETN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Schroder Investment Management Group, Capital Guardian Trust Co., American Century Companies Inc., FMR LLC, Levin Capital Strategies L.P. and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Eaton company stock in the last year include Charles E Golden, Curtis J Hutchins, Deborah L Mccoy, Ken D Semelsberger, Michael J Critelli, Nandakumar Cheruvatath, Revathi Advaithi, Richard H Fearon, Richard M Eubanks, Uday Yadav and William J Vanlandingham II. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eaton.

Which major investors are buying Eaton stock?

ETN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Teachers Advisors LLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT and Glenmede Trust Co. NA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eaton.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Eaton's stock price today?

One share of ETN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.24.

How big of a company is Eaton?

Eaton has a market capitalization of $31.36 billion and generates $20.40 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $2.99 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.65 on an earnings per share basis. Eaton employs 96,000 workers across the globe.

What is Eaton's official website?

The official website for Eaton is http://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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Eaton (NYSE ETN)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  648 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  557 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,205
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Eaton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ETN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ETN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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