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 10660.55. Since its IPO date on the 7/19/1984, Ametek Inc., AME performance year to date is -14.14%. Today Ametek Inc., AME has gained 1.06%, with a current price of 45.84.
Ownership of the company is 1.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 90.70%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 14.70%. Return of assets are at 8.70%, 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 0.47. While Total debt/equity is 0.67. With a profit margin of 14.80%, this is combined with a gross margin of 36.00%, and operating margin of 22.80%. Ametek Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.3, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year Ametek Inc., AME has seen a EPS growth of 3.40%. A performance for the year of -15.00%. The 52-week high is -19.95%, and the 52-week low is 7.46%. The average volume for Ametek Inc., AME is 1439716.
With a target price of 55, can Ametek Inc., AME reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Ametek Inc., AME. Ametek Inc. has a P/E of 18.88 and a forward P/E of 17.05. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.78. Ametek Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.71 and 3.27 respectively. For P/cash, Ametek Inc. has a value of 27.55, while it is 19.35 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 45.84, Ametek Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.79%. We see a return on equity of 17.50%.
Looking more long-term Ametek Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 10.60%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 9.54% 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.