Ametek Inc., AME is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Diversified Machinery in the sector of Industrial Goods. Based in USA, Ametek Inc., AME has a market cap of 11065.34. Since its IPO date on the 7/19/1984, Ametek Inc., AME performance year to date is -12.21%. Today Ametek Inc., AME has gained -0.66%, with a current price of 46.78.
Ownership of the company is 1.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 90.40%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 15.10%. Return of assets are at 8.30%, with return on investment at 13.30%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Ametek Inc., AME is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.46. While Total debt/equity is 0.64. With a profit margin of 14.50%, this is combined with a gross margin of 35.90%, and operating margin of 22.40%. Ametek Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.4, while the quick ratio is 1.
For the last year Ametek Inc., AME has seen a EPS growth of 3.40%. A performance for the year of -9.68%. The 52-week high is -17.33%, and the 52-week low is 9.87%. The average volume for Ametek Inc., AME is 1980800.
With a target price of 53.64, can Ametek Inc., AME reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Ametek Inc., AME. Ametek Inc. has a P/E of 19.67 and a forward P/E of 18.7. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.98. Ametek Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.83 and 3.25 respectively. For P/cash, Ametek Inc. has a value of 24.26, while it is 19.25 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 46.78, Ametek Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.77%. We see a return on equity of 17.10%.
Looking more long-term Ametek Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 9.95%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 8.64% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 3.40% for this year and for the last five years a 15.80% growth has been seen.