Eaton Corporation plc, ETN is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Diversified Machinery in the sector of Industrial Goods. Based in Ireland, Eaton Corporation plc, ETN has a market cap of 28832.53. Since its IPO date on the 6/1/1972, Eaton Corporation plc, ETN performance year to date is 25.29%. Today Eaton Corporation plc, ETN has gained 0.81%, with a current price of 63.41.
Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 77.60%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 55.10%. Return of assets are at 5.90%, with return on investment at 9.40%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Eaton Corporation plc, ETN is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.5. While Total debt/equity is 0.55. With a profit margin of 9.30%, this is combined with a gross margin of 31.90%, and operating margin of 11.20%. Eaton Corporation plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.4, while the quick ratio is 0.9.
For the last year Eaton Corporation plc, ETN has seen a EPS growth of 12.70%. A performance for the year of 31.55%. The 52-week high is -7.02%, and the 52-week low is 41.16%. The average volume for Eaton Corporation plc, ETN is 1660400.
With a target price of 66.7, can Eaton Corporation plc, ETN reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Eaton Corporation plc, ETN. Eaton Corporation plc has a P/E of 15.63 and a forward P/E of 13.85. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.93. Eaton Corporation plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.43 and 1.89 respectively. For P/cash, Eaton Corporation plc has a value of 61.48, while it is 22.32 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 63.41, Eaton Corporation plc has a dividend yield of 3.60%. We see a return on equity of 12.20%.
Looking more long-term Eaton Corporation plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 8.12%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 6.86% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 12.70% for this year and for the last five years a 9.10% growth has been seen.