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 28991.19. Since its IPO date on the 6/1/1972, Eaton Corporation plc, ETN performance year to date is 24.29%. Today Eaton Corporation plc, ETN has gained 1.43%, with a current price of 64.38.
Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 77.80%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 53.70%. Return of assets are at 6.00%, 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 0.49. While Total debt/equity is 0.56. With a profit margin of 9.40%, this is combined with a gross margin of 31.60%, and operating margin of 11.30%. 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 7.77%. The 52-week high is -0.51%, and the 52-week low is 42.04%. The average volume for Eaton Corporation plc, ETN is 1155152.
With a target price of 65, 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 15.39 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 1.42 and 1.88 respectively. For P/cash, Eaton Corporation plc has a value of 50.6, while it is 25.84 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 64.38, Eaton Corporation plc has a dividend yield of 3.59%. We see a return on equity of 12.40%.
Looking more long-term Eaton Corporation plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 7.96%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.33% 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.