AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) went up by 1.04% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $102.31 and move up 0.75%, while AME stocks collected 2.05% of gains with the last five trading sessions. MarketWatch.com reported 0 hour ago that These 74 stocks in the S&P 500 hit all-time records on Wednesday
AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) Worth an Investment?
AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 26.72 times of increase in earnings at the present.
AME Market Performance
AME stocks went up by 2.05% for the week, with the monthly jump of 9.09% and a quarterly performance of 9.42%, while its annual performance rate touched 21.03%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 2.76% for AME stocks with the simple moving average of 13.64% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AME stocks, with Oppenheimer repeating the rating for AME shares by setting it to “Perform”. The predicted price for AME socks in the upcoming period according to Oppenheimer is $9 based on the research report published on June 12, 2020.
BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AME stock at the price of $9. The rating they have provided for AME stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on May 26, 2020.
Cowen gave “ Outperform” rating to AME stocks, setting the target price at $95 in the report published on March 12, 2020.
AME Stocks 9.06% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AME to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, AMETEK, Inc. was able to take a rebound, for now settling with 0.75% of profit for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 1.41%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.62%, while the shares surge at the distance of +6.91% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +15.72% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, AME went up by +2.05%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +5.00% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $100.64. In addition, AMETEK, Inc. saw 3.35% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
AME Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at AMETEK, Inc. (AME), starting from Burke William Joseph, who sold 16,418 shares at the price of $102.05 back on Sep 01. After this action, Rushing now owns 72,436 shares of AMETEK, Inc., valued at $1,675,445 with the latest closing price.
Jones Timothy N, the PRESIDENT – ELECTROMECHANICAL of AMETEK, Inc., sold 4,160 shares at the value of $101.30 during a trade that took place back on Aug 28, which means that Jones Timothy N is holding 36,257 shares at the value of $421,408 based on the most recent closing price.
AME Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +22.82 for the present operating margin and +37.79 for gross margin. The net margin for AMETEK, Inc. stands at +16.70. Total capital return value is set at 15.76, while invested capital returns managed to touch 12.26. Equity return holds the value 17.10%, with 8.90% for asset returns.
Based on AMETEK, Inc. (AME), the company’s capital structure generated 57.75 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 36.61. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 30.01 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 13.31 and long-term debt to capital is 47.19.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 4.93 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.12. The receivables turnover for AMETEK, Inc. is 6.41 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.56. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.42.