NYSE:ITW - Illinois Tool Works Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$130.31 +0.34 (+0.26 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 12:58 PM ET)
Previous Close$129.97
Today's Range$129.53 - $130.74
52-Week Range$117.75 - $179.07
Volume411,933 shs
Average Volume1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$43.16 billion
P/E Ratio19.77
Dividend Yield3.07%
Illinois Tool Works Inc. manufactures and sells industrial products and equipment worldwide. It operates through seven segments: Automotive OEM; Food Equipment; Test & Measurement and Electronics; Welding; Polymers & Fluids; Construction Products; and Specialty Products. The Automotive OEM segment offers plastic and metal components, fasteners, and assemblies for automobiles, light trucks, and other industrial uses. The Food Equipment segment produces warewashing, cooking, refrigeration, and food processing equipment; kitchen exhaust, ventilation, and pollution control systems; and food equipment, maintenance, and repair services. The Test & Measurement and Electronics segment produces equipment, consumables, and related software for testing and measuring of materials and structures, as well as equipment and consumables used in the production of electronic subassemblies and microelectronics. The Welding segment produces arc welding equipment; metal arc welding consumables and related accessories; and metal jacketing and other insulation products for various industrial and commercial applications. The Polymers & Fluids segment produces adhesives, sealants, lubrication and cutting fluids, and fluids and polymers for auto aftermarket maintenance and appearance. The Construction Products segment produces engineered fastening systems and solutions for the residential construction, renovation/remodel, and commercial construction markets. The Specialty Products segment offers beverage packaging equipment and consumables, product coding and marking equipment and consumables, and appliance components and fasteners. It serves the food and beverage, consumer durables, general industrial, printing and publishing, and industrial capital goods markets. The company distributes its products directly to industrial manufacturers, as well as through independent distributors. Illinois Tool Works Inc. was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Glenview, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General industrial machinery & equipment
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products


Current Ratio1.62
Quick Ratio1.26


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.31 billion
Price / Sales3.02
Cash Flow$8.0339 per share
Price / Cash Flow16.22
Book Value$13.40 per share
Price / Book9.72


Net Income$1.69 billion
Net Margins12.69%
Return on Assets15.92%


Market Cap$43.16 billion

Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Illinois Tool Works' stock symbol?

Illinois Tool Works trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ITW."

How often does Illinois Tool Works pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Illinois Tool Works?

Illinois Tool Works announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Thursday, January 10th. This represents a $4.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 28th. View Illinois Tool Works' Dividend History.

How will Illinois Tool Works' stock buyback program work?

Illinois Tool Works announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Friday, August 3rd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $3,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 6.4% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Illinois Tool Works' earnings last quarter?

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 24th. The industrial products company reported $1.90 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.88 by $0.02. The industrial products company had revenue of $3.61 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.72 billion. Illinois Tool Works had a net margin of 12.69% and a return on equity of 63.11%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.71 EPS. View Illinois Tool Works' Earnings History.

When is Illinois Tool Works' next earnings date?

Illinois Tool Works is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Illinois Tool Works.

How can I listen to Illinois Tool Works' earnings call?

Illinois Tool Works will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 1st at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8663934306.

What guidance has Illinois Tool Works issued on next quarter's earnings?

Illinois Tool Works updated its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.78-1.88 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.86. Illinois Tool Works also updated its FY18 guidance to $7.55-7.65 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ITW?

17 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Illinois Tool Works' shares. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect Illinois Tool Works' share price to reach $142.0714 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Illinois Tool Works.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Illinois Tool Works?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Illinois Tool Works in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 10 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Illinois Tool Works.

Has Illinois Tool Works been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ITW stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Illinois Tool Works earned a news impact score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Illinois Tool Works' key competitors?

Who are Illinois Tool Works' key executives?

Illinois Tool Works' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. E. Scott Santi, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Michael M. Larsen, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Norman Dale Finch Jr., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Sundaram Nagarajan, Exec. VP of Automotive OEM Segment (Age 56)
  • Mr. Christopher A. O'Herlihy, Vice Chairman (Age 55)

Who are Illinois Tool Works' major shareholders?

Illinois Tool Works' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fenimore Asset Management Inc. (0.13%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.09%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.07%), Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC (0.07%), Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. (0.04%) and Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Illinois Tool Works stock include Christopher A O'herlihy, Ernest Scott Santi, Harold B Smith, John R Hartnett, Juan Valls, Lei Zhang Schlitz, Michael M Larsen, Michael R Zimmerman, Norman D Jr Finch, Richard H Lenny, Roland M Martel, Steven L Martindale and Sundaram Nagarajan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Illinois Tool Works.

Which major investors are selling Illinois Tool Works stock?

ITW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Moreno Evelyn V, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Virtu Financial LLC, Northstar Investment Advisors LLC, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC and MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Illinois Tool Works company stock in the last year include Ernest Scott Santi, Michael M Larsen and Sundaram Nagarajan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Illinois Tool Works.

Which major investors are buying Illinois Tool Works stock?

ITW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Verity & Verity LLC, Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc., CX Institutional, Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Personal Capital Advisors Corp and DNB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have bought Illinois Tool Works stock in the last two years include Norman D Jr Finch and Richard H Lenny. View Insider Buying and Selling for Illinois Tool Works.

How do I buy shares of Illinois Tool Works?

Shares of ITW 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 Illinois Tool Works' stock price today?

One share of ITW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $130.19.

How big of a company is Illinois Tool Works?

Illinois Tool Works has a market capitalization of $43.16 billion and generates $14.31 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $1.69 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.59 on an earnings per share basis. Illinois Tool Works employs 50,000 workers across the globe.

What is Illinois Tool Works' official website?

The official website for Illinois Tool Works is http://www.itw.com.

How can I contact Illinois Tool Works?

Illinois Tool Works' mailing address is 155 HARLEM AVENUE, GLENVIEW IL, 60025. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 847-724-7500 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Illinois Tool Works (NYSE ITW)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  485 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  541 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,026
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Illinois Tool Works and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ITW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ITW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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