Mettler-Toledo International Inc. manufactures and supplies precision instruments and services worldwide. The company operates in five segments: U.S. Operations, Swiss Operations, Western European Operations, Chinese Operations, and Other. It offers weighing instruments for laboratory, industrial, packaging, logistics, and food retailing applications; analytical instruments for use in life science; various related analytical instruments and provides automated chemistry solutions used in drug and chemical compound discovery and development; and end-of-line product inspection systems used in production and packaging for food processing and packaging, pharmaceutical, packaged consumer goods, and other industries. Its laboratory instruments include laboratory balances, liquid pipetting solutions, automated laboratory reactors, titrators, physical value analyzers, and thermal analysis systems, as well as other analytical instruments; and LabX, a PC-based laboratory embedded software platform. The company's industrial solutions comprise industrial weighing instruments and terminals, automatic dimensional measurement and data capture solutions, vehicle scale systems, industrial software, and product inspection systems. Its retail weighing solutions consist of multiple weighing and food labeling solutions, stand-alone scales, and networked scales and software for handling fresh goods, such as meats, vegetables, fruits, and cheeses. The company serves the life science industry covering pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, and independent research organizations; food and beverage producers; food retailers; chemical, specialty chemical, and cosmetics companies; transportation and logistics, metals, and electronics industries; and the academic community. The company markets its products through its direct sales force and indirect distribution channels. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. was founded in 1991 and is based in Columbus, Ohio.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Analytical instruments
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
SectorComputer and Technology
Trailing P/E Ratio32.62
Forward P/E Ratio28.31
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$2.73 billion
Price / Sales5.34
Cash Flow$21.1120 per share
Price / Cash27.15
Book Value$21.40 per share
Price / Book26.78
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$17.57
Net Income$375.97 million
Return on Equity90.70%
Return on Assets19.26%
Who are Mettler-Toledo International's major shareholders?
Mettler-Toledo International's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.19%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.43%), Fiera Capital Corp (2.36%), Bamco Inc. NY (2.36%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.16%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (2.01%). Company insiders that own Mettler-Toledo International stock include Christian Magloth, Francis A Contino, Hans Ulrich Maerki, La Guerroniere Marc De, Michael A Kelly, Michael Heidingsfelder, Oliver A Filliol, Richard D Francis, Robert F Spoerry, Shawn Vadala, Simon Kirk, Thomas Caratsch, Thomas P Salice, Wah-Hui Chu, Waldemar Rauch and William P Donnelly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mettler-Toledo International.
Which institutional investors are selling Mettler-Toledo International stock?
MTD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Northern Trust Corp, BlackRock Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Ownership Capital B.V. and Bamco Inc. NY. Company insiders that have sold Mettler-Toledo International company stock in the last year include Christian Magloth, La Guerroniere Marc De, Michael A Kelly, Michael Heidingsfelder, Oliver A Filliol, Robert F Spoerry, Shawn Vadala, Simon Kirk, Thomas Caratsch, Thomas P Salice, Wah-Hui Chu, Waldemar Rauch and William P Donnelly. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mettler-Toledo International.