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 27639.82. Since its IPO date on the 06/01/1972, Eaton Corporation plc, ETN performance year to date is 18.03%. Today Eaton Corporation plc, ETN has gained -2.78%, with a current price of 58.6.
Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 77.50%. 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 -7.17%. The 52-week high is -10.83%, and the 52-week low is 29.28%. The average volume for Eaton Corporation plc, ETN is 1204182.
With a target price of 64.96, 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 14.61 and a forward P/E of 13.09. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 1.83. Eaton Corporation plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 1.35 and 1.78 respectively. For P/cash, Eaton Corporation plc has a value of 48.24, while it is 24.63 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 58.6, Eaton Corporation plc has a dividend yield of 3.78%. 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 7.97%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 7.47% 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.