NYSE:IEX - IDEX Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$135.88 +2.34 (+1.75 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 03:37 PM ET)
Previous Close$133.54
Today's Range$135.17 - $137.43
52-Week Range$123.47 - $157.84
Volume10,529 shs
Average Volume333,405 shs
Market Capitalization$10.25 billion
P/E Ratio31.52
Dividend Yield1.29%
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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.41
Current Ratio3.21
Quick Ratio2.41


Trailing P/E Ratio31.52
Forward P/E Ratio25.35
P/E Growth2.43

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.29 billion
Price / Sales4.56
Cash Flow$5.5780 per share
Price / Cash Flow24.36
Book Value$24.69 per share
Price / Book5.50


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.31
Net Income$337.25 million
Net Margins16.54%
Return on Equity20.40%
Return on Assets11.65%


Outstanding Shares76,710,000
Market Cap$10.25 billion

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. Shareholders 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.26%. 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The industrial products company reported $1.41 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.31 by $0.10. The industrial products company had revenue of $623 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $613.94 million. IDEX had a net margin of 16.54% and a return on equity of 20.40%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.08 earnings per share. View IDEX's Earnings History.

When is IDEX's next earnings date?

IDEX is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for IDEX.

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

IDEX updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.25-1.27 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.33. IDEX also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $5.35-5.37 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for IEX?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for IDEX's shares. Their forecasts range from $130.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate IDEX's stock price to reach $145.90 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.3% 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 8 hold ratings and 3 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 headlines about IEX stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. IDEX earned a coverage optimism score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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).

Who are IDEX's key executives?

IDEX's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew K. Silvernail, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 47)
  • Mr. Eric D. Ashleman, COO & Sr. VP (Age 51)
  • Mr. Michael John Yates, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Denise R. Cade, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Salliotte, Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions and Treasury (Age 51)

Who are IDEX's major shareholders?

IDEX's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.34%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.12%), Capital World Investors (7.51%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (3.81%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.17%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.02%). 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 JPMorgan Chase & Co., Capital World Investors, First Trust Advisors LP, Capital International Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Vanguard Group Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Morgan Stanley, FMR LLC, Franklin Resources Inc. and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 $136.01.

How big of a company is IDEX?

IDEX has a market capitalization of $10.25 billion and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $337.25 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.31 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  311 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  429 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  740
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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