AMTEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) Upgrades/Downgrades Report


AMTEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $52.87. The stock traded with the volume of 3.07 Million in the last trading session. AMTEK, Inc. opened at $46.15 and closed by showing a decrease of -0.54%. The Bid price in the last session was $45.97 x 2900 and the Ask price was $45.98 x 1200. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

AMTEK, Inc. has the Market Capitalization of 10.64 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $56.57 and 52-Week Low of $42.82 and it touched its 52-week high on Dec 2, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 5, 2016.

AMTEK, Inc. reported its last Earnings on Nov 01 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.56/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.55/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.01/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 1.8%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 3 – Feb 7 (Est.).

15 number of analysts also provided their insight on AMTEK, Inc., where the Average Price Target for the stock is $52.87. They also projected Low Price Target as $47 while High Price Target is set at $57.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 7 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 6 reported it as Buy.4 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

AMTEK, Inc. annual Divided is 0.36 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0.78%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 20.07 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 18.7. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 2.76 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 3.16, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 23.89 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 18.98.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of 7.8 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 16.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 13.3%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -1.07% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -1.11 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -3.09 percent.

A look at performance overview of AMTEK, Inc. depicts that Performance (Week) is -3.42 percent while Performance Month is 4.19%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -7.14% and Half Year Performance value stands at -3.64%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of -17.97 percent. AMTEK, Inc. has its YTD performance of -13.71 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 20 Sep 2016 where Director Mcclain (Gretchen W) did a transaction type “Buy” in which 182 shares were traded at a price of $49.4. Another insider trade includes Officer Hardin (John Wesley) who also initiated a transaction in which 24500 shares were traded on 25 Aug 2016 as “Sell”. On 25 Aug 2016 Officer Hardin (John Wesley) traded 35725 shares as “Buy” at $19.59. Officer Hardin (John Wesley) Buy 2 shares on 23 Aug 2016 at the price of $0.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Robert W. Baird on 29-Apr-16 who Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Neutral. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 29-Oct-15, BofA/Merrill took an action “Upgrade” from Neutral to Buy. On 13-Feb-15, the stock was Upgrade to Outperform by Robert W. Baird.