NYSE:ETN - Eaton Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $70.20 -0.24 (-0.34 %) (As of 01/23/2019 03:21 PM ET)Previous Close$70.44Today's Range$69.55 - $70.7852-Week Range$64.46 - $89.85Volume1.60 million shsAverage Volume2.15 million shsMarket Capitalization$30.42 billionP/E Ratio15.10Dividend Yield3.67%Beta1.44 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 CUSIPG2918310 Webwww.eaton.com Phone353-1637-2900Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.40 Current Ratio1.49 Quick Ratio0.96Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.10 Forward P/E Ratio13.12 P/E Growth1.2 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$20.40 billion Price / Sales1.49 Cash Flow$6.6289 per share Price / Cash Flow10.59 Book Value$39.24 per share Price / Book1.79Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.65 Net Income$2.99 billion Net Margins10.06% Return on Equity13.48% Return on Assets7.13%Miscellaneous Employees96,000 Outstanding Shares433,400,000Market Cap$30.42 billion OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.66 per share on Friday, November 16th. This represents a $2.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 1st. View Eaton's Dividend History. How were Eaton's earnings last quarter? Eaton Co. PLC (NYSE:ETN) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The industrial products company reported $1.43 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.43. The industrial products company had revenue of $5.41 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.49 billion. Eaton had a net margin of 10.06% and a return on equity of 13.48%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.25 EPS. View Eaton's Earnings History. When is Eaton's next earnings date? Eaton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 31st 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 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 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Eaton's shares. Their forecasts range from $73.00 to $97.00. On average, they expect Eaton's share price to reach $85.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.1% 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, 3 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Eaton. Has Eaton been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ETN stock has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Eaton earned a media sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. 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 59)Mr. Richard H. Fearon, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial & Planning Officer (Age 63)Mr. Uday Yadav, Chief Operating Officer of Industrial Sector (Age 55)Ms. Revathi Advaithi, Chief Operating Officer of Electrical Sector (Age 51)Mr. Curtis James Hutchins, Pres of Hydraulics Group (Age 53) Who are Eaton's major shareholders? Eaton's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Factory Mutual Insurance Co. (0.18%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (0.14%), Strs Ohio (0.09%), Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc. (0.07%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.07%) and Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. (0.05%). 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 Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Hamlin Capital Management LLC, Gradient Investments LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc., James Investment Research Inc., Eastern Bank and Granite Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Eaton company stock in the last year include Deborah L Mccoy, Ken D Semelsberger, Michael J Critelli, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Factory Mutual Insurance Co., Highland Capital Management LLC, Rice Partnership LLC, Farmers Trust Co., Lodestar Investment Counsel LLC IL, Virtu Financial LLC, Bourgeon Capital Management LLC and Advisors Capital Management LLC. 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 $70.13. How big of a company is Eaton? Eaton has a market capitalization of $30.39 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 656 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 568 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,224MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Eaton and other stocks. 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