NYSE:ROK - Rockwell Automation Stock Price, News & Analysis

$151.94
+1.24 (+0.82 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 10:43 AM ET)
Today's Range
$151.82
Now: $151.94
$153.17
50-Day Range
$146.00
MA: $157.57
$167.48
52-Week Range
$141.46
Now: $151.94
$198.23
Volume4,166 shs
Average Volume1.16 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.78 billion
P/E Ratio18.78
Dividend Yield2.58%
Beta1.4
Rockwell Automation, Inc provides industrial automation and information solutions worldwide. It operates in two segments, Architecture & Software; and Control Products & Solutions. The Architecture & Software segment provides control platforms, including controllers, electronic operator interface devices, electronic input/output devices, communication and networking products, and industrial computers that perform multiple control disciplines and monitoring of applications, such as discrete, batch and continuous process, drives control, motion control, and machine safety control. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Measuring & controlling devices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorIndustrial Products
CUSIP77390310
Phone414-382-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.67 billion
Cash Flow$9.8089 per share
Book Value$13.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$535.50 million

Miscellaneous

Employees23,000
Market Cap$17.78 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rockwell Automation's stock symbol?

Rockwell Automation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ROK."

How often does Rockwell Automation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Rockwell Automation?

Rockwell Automation declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 5th. Investors of record on Monday, August 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.97 per share on Tuesday, September 10th. This represents a $3.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.54%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 9th. View Rockwell Automation's Dividend History.

How will Rockwell Automation's stock buyback program work?

Rockwell Automation announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Thursday, September 6th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 4.5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Rockwell Automation's earnings last quarter?

Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) issued its earnings results on Thursday, July, 25th. The industrial products company reported $2.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.29 by $0.11. The industrial products company earned $1.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.72 billion. Rockwell Automation had a net margin of 15.44% and a return on equity of 78.71%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $2.16 earnings per share. View Rockwell Automation's Earnings History.

When is Rockwell Automation's next earnings date?

Rockwell Automation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Rockwell Automation.

What guidance has Rockwell Automation issued on next quarter's earnings?

Rockwell Automation issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $8.50-8.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $8.82. The company issued revenue guidance of down 0.5% yr/yr to ~$6.67 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.79 billion.

What price target have analysts set for ROK?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Rockwell Automation's stock. Their predictions range from $144.00 to $214.00. On average, they expect Rockwell Automation's stock price to reach $173.7143 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Rockwell Automation.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rockwell Automation?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rockwell Automation in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Rockwell Automation.

Has Rockwell Automation been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about ROK stock has been trending positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Rockwell Automation earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Rockwell Automation.

Who are some of Rockwell Automation's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Rockwell Automation own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Rockwell Automation investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (csco), Starbucks (SBUX), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), Alphabet (GOOG), Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Visa (V).

Who are Rockwell Automation's key executives?

Rockwell Automation's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Blake D. Moret, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Patrick P. Goris, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Dr. Sujeet Chand Ph.D., CTO & Sr. VP (Age 61)
  • Mr. Frank C. Kulaszewicz, Sr. VP and Head of Control Products & Solutions segment (Age 55)
  • Mr. Michael Laszkiewicz, Sr. VP of Operations & Engineering Services (Age 59)

Who are Rockwell Automation's major shareholders?

Rockwell Automation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (9.03%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.59%), Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt (2.71%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.33%), Schroder Investment Management Group (1.32%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.25%). Company insiders that own Rockwell Automation stock include Blake D Moret, David M Dorgan, Elik I Fooks, Frank C Kulaszewicz, John M Miller, John P Mcdermott, Keith D Nosbusch, Lawrence D Kingsley, Michael Laszkiewicz, Patrick P Goris, Robert B Murphy, Steven W Etzel, Sujeet Chand, Susan Schmitt and Theodore D Crandall. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rockwell Automation.

Which major investors are selling Rockwell Automation stock?

ROK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AXA, Primecap Management Co. CA, Natixis, Schroder Investment Management Group, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley and UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Rockwell Automation company stock in the last year include Blake D Moret, Elik I Fooks, Frank C Kulaszewicz, John M Miller, Keith D Nosbusch, Michael Laszkiewicz, Patrick P Goris, Robert B Murphy, Steven W Etzel, Sujeet Chand, Susan Schmitt and Theodore D Crandall. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rockwell Automation.

Which major investors are buying Rockwell Automation stock?

ROK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt, Invesco Ltd. and WINTON GROUP Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rockwell Automation.

How do I buy shares of Rockwell Automation?

Shares of ROK 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 Rockwell Automation's stock price today?

One share of ROK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $152.59.

How big of a company is Rockwell Automation?

Rockwell Automation has a market capitalization of $17.85 billion and generates $6.67 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $535.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.11 on an earnings per share basis. Rockwell Automation employs 23,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Rockwell Automation.

What is Rockwell Automation's official website?

The official website for Rockwell Automation is http://www.rockwellautomation.com/.

How can I contact Rockwell Automation?

Rockwell Automation's mailing address is 1201 SOUTH SECOND STREET, MILWAUKEE WI, 53204. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-382-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Rockwell Automation (NYSE ROK)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  501 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  653 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,154
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rockwell Automation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ROK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ROK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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