Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE: ETN) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 26928.99. It is in the Diversified Machinery industry and sector Industrial Goods, with a current P/E of 14.24, a forward P/E of 12.75 and EPS of 4.12. At a stock price of 58.72 (-2.57%) it has a dividend yield of 3.88%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 9.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by 12.70%. The next year growth is going to be about 7.47% and more long-term 7.97% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -11.40%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 8.70% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -7.80%.
For performance, Eaton Corporation plc the past week has seen a gain of 5.67%. For the last month performance for Eaton Corporation plc is -4.44%. While the last quarter is -1.88% and half year, 14.60%. Finally for the year, performance is -8.64%.
The 52-week high for Eaton Corporation plc, is at -10.64%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 29.56%. The 20-day simple moving average is -4.07% and 4.93% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.49%, and for the month it is 2.08%. Eaton Corporation plc, has a target price of 64.96.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.49, and for total debt/equity Eaton Corporation plc has 0.56. The gross margin is 31.60%, while operating margin is 11.30%, the profit margin is 9.40%. The current ratio is 1.4 and the quick ratio is 0.9.
Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 77.50%. Eaton Corporation plc has a payout ratio of 53.70%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 458.6. The shares float is 456.55, with the float short at 1.42%, with short ratio coming to 2.74.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Eaton Corporation plc, get 6.00%, with its returns on investment at 9.40%. Return on equity is 12.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 64.96, reached soon?
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