Today’s top gainers include the company Ametek Inc. (NYSE:AME) which is in the industry Diversified Machinery, gaining 0.14% today. In the last week its performance is 3.53%, and 3.88% for the past quarter. Currently, Ametek Inc., AME has a target price of 52.86, so today’s gain of 0.14% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.45%.
Ametek Inc. (NYSE:AME), has a market cap of 11372.35, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 1.30%, and institutional ownership is 90.30%.
At the current price of 49.35, it has a dividend yield of 0.73%, and its target price is 52.86. This is with a profit margin of 14.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.64. Ametek Inc. (NYSE:AME) has a P/E of 20.72, as well as a forward P/E of 19.54.
With a current EPS of 2.38, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 9.56%,Ametek Inc. (NYSE:AME) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 15.80%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 9.95%.
Performance for the year is -9.86%. Since its IPO date on 7/19/1984, the total performance to date is -7.70%.
Volume today for Ametek Inc. (NYSE:AME), is 649149, while its average volume is 1556.47. Whilst the total gain today was 0.14%, it did have a day high of -0.12%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.17%, and 1.55% for the month. The 52-week low for Ametek Inc., AME has been 15.68%, while the 52-week-high has reached -12.96%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 13.30%, and its return on assets is 8.30%. Ametek Inc. (NYSE:AME) has an operating margin of 22.40%. With a sales growth of -2.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Ametek Inc., AME is in the sector Industrial Goods, its long-term debt/equity is 0.46, and has a current ratio of 1.4 and 1 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of Ametek Inc.? Well its PEG is 2.08, and the P/S is 2.91, along with a P/B of 3.42. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 24.93.