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AMETEK Inc (AME) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018

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AMETEK Inc (AME) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. AMETEK Inc is a manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with operations in North America, Europe, Asia and South America. AMETEK Inc has a market cap of $18.4 billion; its shares were traded at around $79.26 with a P/E ratio of 23.72 and P/S ratio of 3.93. The dividend yield of AMETEK Inc stocks is 0.70%. AMETEK Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 11.20% over the past ten years. GuruFocus rated AMETEK Inc the business predictability rank of 3.5-star.


For the last quarter AMETEK Inc reported a revenue of $1.3 billion, compared with the revenue of $1.1 billion during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $4.8 billion, an increase of 12.7% from last year. For the last five years AMETEK Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 4.9% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was $3.34 for the year, an increase of 13.6% from previous year. Over the last five years AMETEK Inc had an EPS growth rate of 8.5% a year. The AMETEK Inc enjoyed an operating margin of 22.19%, compared with the operating margin of 21.28% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of AMETEK Inc is 21.28%. The profitability rank of the company is 9 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $79.26, AMETEK Inc is traded at 34.1% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $59.12. The P/S ratio of the stock is 3.93, while the historical median P/S ratio is 2.92. The intrinsic value of the stock is $60.71 a share, according to GuruFocus DCF Calculator. The stock gained 6.14% during the past 12 months.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

  • CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER David A Zapico sold 31,200 shares of AME stock on 02/19/2019 at the average price of $78.8. The price of the stock has increased by 0.58% since.
  • Director Elizebeth R Varet sold 5,190 shares of AME stock on 02/15/2019 at the average price of $78.88. The price of the stock has increased by 0.48% since.
  • PRES. - ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS Thomas C Marecic sold 17,097 shares of AME stock on 02/13/2019 at the average price of $79. The price of the stock has increased by 0.33% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of AME, click here.

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