NYSE:ROK - Rockwell Automation Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$167.98 -0.16 (-0.10 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$167.98
Today's Range$167.1850 - $169.66
52-Week Range$155.81 - $210.72
Volume908,986 shs
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.12 billion
P/E Ratio24.85
Dividend Yield2.19%
Beta1.29
Rockwell Automation logoRockwell 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.63
Current Ratio2.10
Quick Ratio1.79

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio24.85
Forward P/E Ratio21.24
P/E Growth1.82

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.31 billion
Price / Sales3.34
Cash Flow$8.1544 per share
Price / Cash20.60
Book Value$20.75 per share
Price / Book8.10

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 Shares125,580,000

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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 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 2.19%. 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 announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are 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 for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.82 by $0.07. The industrial products company earned $1.65 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.66 billion. Rockwell Automation had a net margin of 6.34% and a return on equity of 42.38%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business 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 Tuesday, July, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Rockwell Automation.

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

Rockwell Automation updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.70-8.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS 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 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Rockwell Automation's stock. Their forecasts range from $173.00 to $210.00. On average, they expect Rockwell Automation's share price to reach $188.1667 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Rockwell Automation.

Who are some of Rockwell Automation's key competitors?

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 & CFO
  • Dr. 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?

News articles about ROK stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Rockwell Automation earned a news impact score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.27 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Rockwell Automation's major shareholders?

Rockwell Automation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.87%), UBS Group AG (4.08%), Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt (1.89%), Northern Trust Corp (1.27%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.18%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (1.12%). 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 major investors are selling Rockwell Automation stock?

ROK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Millennium Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Reynders McVeigh Capital Management LLC, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Northern Trust Corp. 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 major investors are buying Rockwell Automation stock?

ROK stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including American Century Companies Inc., Summit Trail Advisors LLC, UBS Group AG, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Eaton Vance Management, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and Legal & General Group Plc. 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 $167.98.

How big of a company is Rockwell Automation?

Rockwell Automation has a market capitalization of $21.12 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 (ROK)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  377 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  538 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  915
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This page was last updated on 6/24/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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