NYSE:ROK - Rockwell Automation Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $171.07 +2.24 (+1.33 %) (As of 07/16/2018 06:00 AM ET)Previous Close$171.07Today's Range$169.11 - $171.5452-Week Range$155.81 - $210.72Volume680,344 shsAverage Volume1.23 million shsMarket Capitalization$21.48 billionP/E Ratio25.31Dividend Yield2.15%Beta1.27 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. This segment also offers configuration and visualization software, which is used to operate and supervise control platforms, process control software, and manufacturing execution systems and information solution software to enhance productivity and meet regulatory requirements; and other products comprising sensors, machine safety components, and linear motion control products. The Control Products & Solutions segment offers low and medium voltage electro-mechanical and electronic motor starters, motor and circuit protection devices, AC/DC variable frequency drives, push buttons, signaling devices, termination and protection devices, relays, and timers; and various packaged solutions, such as configured drives and motor control centers to automation and information solutions. This segment also offers life-cycle support services, such as technical support and repair, asset management, training, maintenance, and safety and network consulting services. The company's brands include Allen-Bradley and Rockwell Software. It serves food and beverage, home and personal care, life sciences, automotive and tire, oil and gas, and mining and metal industries through independent distributors and direct sales force in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Rockwell Automation Inc. was founded in 1903 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Receive ROK News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ROK and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Measuring & controlling devices, not elsewhere classified Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment SectorIndustrial Products SymbolNYSE:ROK CUSIP77390310 Webwww.rockwellautomation.com Phone414-382-2000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.63 Current Ratio2.10 Quick Ratio1.79 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.31 Forward P/E Ratio21.63 P/E Growth1.85 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.31 billion Price / Sales3.40 Cash Flow$8.1617 per share Price / Cash20.96 Book Value$20.75 per share Price / Book8.24 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.76 Net Income$825.70 million Net Margins6.34% Return on Equity42.38% Return on Assets13.52% Miscellaneous Employees22,000 Outstanding Shares125,580,000Market Cap$21,482.97 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.92 per share on Monday, September 10th. This represents a $3.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 10th. View Rockwell Automation's Dividend History. How will Rockwell Automation's stock buyback program work? Rockwell Automation declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback program on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Rockwell Automation's earnings last quarter? Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The industrial products company reported $1.89 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.82 by $0.07. The industrial products company had revenue of $1.65 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.66 billion. Rockwell Automation had a return on equity of 42.38% and a net margin of 6.34%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 6.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.55 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, July, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Rockwell Automation. What guidance has Rockwell Automation issued on next quarter's earnings? Rockwell Automation issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $7.70-8.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $7.81. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.59-6.78 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.72 billion. What price target have analysts set for ROK? 14 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Rockwell Automation's stock. Their predictions range from $173.00 to $210.00. On average, they anticipate Rockwell Automation's share price to reach $188.1667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Rockwell Automation. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Rockwell Automation? 14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Rockwell Automation in the last year. There are currently 12 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Rockwell Automation's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Rockwell Automation include Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Trimble (TRMB), Abaxis (ABAX), Cubic (CUB), MTS Systems (MTSC), FARO Technologies (FARO), Nanometrics (NANO), Oxford Instruments (OXINF), Geospace Technologies (GEOS), Cemtrex (CETX), Image Sensing Systems (ISNS), Mikros Systems (MKRS), Know Labs (KNWN), Midwest Energy Emissions (MEEC) and Sierra Monitor (SRMC). Who are Rockwell Automation's key executives? Rockwell Automation's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Blake D. Moret, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Patrick Goris, Sr. VP & CFODr. Sujeet Chand Ph.D., CTO & Sr. VP (Age 60)Mr. John P. McDermott, Sr. VP (Age 60)Mr. Theodore D. Crandall, Sr. VP of Control Products & Solutions (Age 63) Has Rockwell Automation been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about ROK stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Rockwell Automation earned a news impact score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 43.26 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are Rockwell Automation's major shareholders? Rockwell Automation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Swedbank (0.89%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.09%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.07%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.05%), Lodestar Investment Counsel LLC IL (0.04%) and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.04%). Company insiders that own Rockwell Automation stock include Betty C Alewine, Blake D Moret, David M Dorgan, Douglas M Hagerman, Elik I Fooks, Frank C Kulaszewicz, John M Miller, John P Mcdermott, Keith D Nosbusch, Kenneth M Champa, Lawrence D Kingsley, Patrick P Goris, Robert B Murphy, Steven W Etzel, Sujeet Chand, Susan Schmitt, Theodore D Crandall and William T Jr/Wi Mccormick. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rockwell Automation. Which institutional investors are selling Rockwell Automation stock? ROK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Fisher Asset Management LLC, Acropolis Investment Management LLC, Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Ledyard National Bank and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Rockwell Automation company stock in the last year 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, Patrick P Goris, Robert B Murphy, Steven W Etzel, Sujeet Chand and Theodore D Crandall. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rockwell Automation. Which institutional investors are buying Rockwell Automation stock? ROK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Clinton Group Inc., Washington Trust Bank, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Swedbank, DnB Asset Management AS and Private Trust Co. NA. 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 $171.07. How big of a company is Rockwell Automation? Rockwell Automation has a market capitalization of $21.48 billion and generates $6.31 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $825.70 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.76 on an earnings per share basis. Rockwell Automation employs 22,000 workers across the globe. 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: 2.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 392 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 546 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 938MarketBeat'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. 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