NYSE:IEX - IDEX Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $144.55 +2.09 (+1.47 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$142.46Today's Range$142.43 - $144.6552-Week Range$117.72 - $157.84Volume314,300 shsAverage Volume329,856 shsMarket Capitalization$11.09 billionP/E Ratio26.72Dividend Yield1.21%Beta1.27 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email IDEX Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as an applied solutions company worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Fluid & Metering Technologies (FMT), Health & Science Technologies (HST), and Fire & Safety/Diversified Products (FSDP). The FMT segment designs, produces, and distributes positive displacement pumps, flow meters, injectors, and other fluid-handling pump modules and systems, as well as offers flow monitoring and other services for the food, chemical, general industrial, water and wastewater, agricultural, and energy industries. The HST segment designs, produces, and distributes precision fluidics, rotary lobe pumps, centrifugal and positive displacement pumps, roll compaction, and drying systems for use in beverage, food processing, pharmaceutical, and cosmetics; pneumatic components and sealing solutions, such as pumping solutions for analytical instrumentation, clinical diagnostics, and drug discovery; sealing components; biocompatible medical devices and implantables; and air compressors for medical, dental, and industrial applications. It also provides optical components and coatings for scientific research, defense, biotechnology, aerospace, telecommunications, and electronics manufacturing applications; laboratory and commercial equipment for the production of micro and nano scale materials; precision photonic solutions for life sciences, research, and defense markets; and precision gear and peristaltic pump technologies. The FSDP segment offers firefighting pumps, valves and controls, rescue tools, lifting bags, and other components and systems for the fire and rescue industry; engineered stainless steel banding and clamping devices for various industrial and commercial applications; and precision equipment for dispensing, metering, and mixing colorants and paints used in retail and commercial businesses. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Pumps & pumping equipment Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNYSE:IEX Previous Symbol CUSIP45167R10 CIK832101 Webwww.idexcorp.com Phone847-498-7070Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43 Current Ratio3.00 Quick Ratio2.23Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio26.72 Forward P/E Ratio25.23 P/E Growth2.44 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.48 billion Price / Sales4.46 Cash Flow$6.5615 per share Price / Cash Flow22.03 Book Value$25.98 per share Price / Book5.56Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.41 Net Income$410.57 million Net Margins16.53% Return on Equity20.83% Return on Assets11.99%Miscellaneous Employees7,167 Outstanding Shares76,710,000Market Cap$11.09 billion Next Earnings Date4/29/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable IDEX (NYSE:IEX) Frequently Asked Questions What is IDEX's stock symbol? IDEX trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "IEX." How often does IDEX pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for IDEX? IDEX declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 6th. Investors of record on Tuesday, January 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.43 per share on Wednesday, January 30th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, January 14th. View IDEX's Dividend History. How were IDEX's earnings last quarter? IDEX Co. (NYSE:IEX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, January, 29th. The industrial products company reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.04. The industrial products company had revenue of $614.09 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $617.72 million. IDEX had a return on equity of 20.83% and a net margin of 16.53%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.12 EPS. View IDEX's Earnings History. When is IDEX's next earnings date? IDEX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for IDEX. What guidance has IDEX issued on next quarter's earnings? IDEX issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, January, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.60-5.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.77. IDEX also updated its guidance to EPS. What price target have analysts set for IEX? 11 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for IDEX's shares. Their predictions range from $130.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate IDEX's stock price to reach $146.2222 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for IDEX. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for IDEX? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for IDEX in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for IDEX. Has IDEX been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about IEX stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. IDEX earned a coverage optimism score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting IDEX? IDEX saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,163,410 shares, an increase of 48.2% from the December 31st total of 785,256 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 327,335 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.6 days. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View IDEX's Current Options Chain. Who are some of IDEX's key competitors? Some companies that are related to IDEX include Xylem (XYL), Graco (GGG), Flowserve (FLS), ITT (ITT), Colfax (CFX), Gorman-Rupp (GRC) and Ampco-Pittsburgh (AP). What other stocks do shareholders of IDEX own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other IDEX investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Athabasca Oil (ATH), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Baidu (BIDU), Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM) and Allergan (AGN). Who are IDEX's key executives? IDEX's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Andrew K. Silvernail, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 48)Mr. Eric D. Ashleman, COO & Sr. VP (Age 52)Mr. Michael John Yates, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)Ms. Denise R. Cade, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 57)Mr. Daniel J. Salliotte, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 52) Who are IDEX's major shareholders? IDEX's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (10.41%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (6.33%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (2.52%), Impax Asset Management Group plc (1.62%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.25%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.04%). Company insiders that own IDEX stock include Andrew K Silvernail, Daniel J Salliotte, Denise R Cade, Eric D Ashleman, Jeffrey D Bucklew, Michael J Yates, William K Grogan and William M Cook. View Institutional Ownership Trends for IDEX. Which major investors are selling IDEX stock? IEX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Bessemer Group Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Royce & Associates LP, KBC Group NV and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold IDEX company stock in the last year include Andrew K Silvernail, Denise R Cade, Eric D Ashleman, Jeffrey D Bucklew, Michael J Yates, William K Grogan and William M Cook. View Insider Buying and Selling for IDEX. Which major investors are buying IDEX stock? IEX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Jennison Associates LLC, Impax Asset Management Group plc, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Rhumbline Advisers, BlackRock Inc. and Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV. View Insider Buying and Selling for IDEX. How do I buy shares of IDEX? Shares of IEX 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 IDEX's stock price today? One share of IEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $144.55. How big of a company is IDEX? IDEX has a market capitalization of $11.09 billion and generates $2.48 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $410.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.41 on an earnings per share basis. IDEX employs 7,167 workers across the globe. What is IDEX's official website? The official website for IDEX is http://www.idexcorp.com. How can I contact IDEX? IDEX's mailing address is 1925 WEST FIELD COURT, LAKE FOREST IL, 60045. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 847-498-7070 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for IDEX (NYSE IEX)Community Ranking: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 320 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 443 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 763MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about IDEX and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IEX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IEX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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