ABB Ltd (ABB): Price and Financial Metrics

ABB Ltd (ABB): $36.83

-0.12 (-0.32%)

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  • Momentum is the dimension where ABB ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.67% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for ABB is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • ABB ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 58th percentile.

ABB Stock Summary

  • Abb Ltd's market capitalization of $74,531,614,002 is ahead of 96.53% of US-listed equities.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for ABB is currently 44.02, higher than 89.37% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • Over the past twelve months, ABB has reported earnings growth of 142.46%, putting it ahead of 87.81% of US stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Abb Ltd, a group of peers worth examining would be CB, FDX, PTR, CI, and MMC.
  • Visit ABB's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

ABB Valuation Summary

  • ABB's price/sales ratio is 2.8; this is 55.56% higher than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, ABB's price/sales ratio has gone up 2.2.
  • Over the past 243 months, ABB's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 5.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ABB.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ABB 2020-02-03 2.3 3.7 34.6 30.3
ABB 2010-05-20 1.2 2.7 13.8 8.3
ABB 2010-04-01 1.6 3.7 17.8 11.6
ABB 2008-04-14 2.1 5.6 16.3 12.7
ABB 2006-04-10 1.3 9.4 -758.3 42.8
ABB 2002-10-17 0.2 1.7 2.7 4.5

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ABB Price/Volume Stats

Current price $36.83 52-week high $36.97
Prev. close $36.95 52-week low $24.07
Day low $36.63 Volume 1,073,500
Day high $36.96 Avg. volume 1,636,982
50-day MA $34.65 Dividend yield 1.38%
200-day MA $30.63 Market Cap 75.62B

ABB Ltd (ABB) Company Bio

ABB Ltd. provides power and automation technologies for utility and industrial customers worldwide. These solutions include power products, power systems, automation products, process automation and robotics. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Zurich, Switzerland.

ABB Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$36.83$1.28 -96%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Abb Ltd with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Abb Ltd ranked in the 7th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Abb Ltd ended up being:

  • Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 4.95 years, is -0.18% -- higher than just 8.87% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
  • ABB's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than 38.73% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • Relative to other stocks in its sector (Industrials), Abb Ltd has a reliance on debt greater than just 24.29% of them.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

GLG, GSHHY, PFIN, TWIN, and WBT can be thought of as valuation peers to ABB, in the sense that they are in the Industrials sector and have a similar price forecast based on DCF valuation.

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ABB to Sell Dodge Business to RBC Bearings for $2.9 Billion

(Bloomberg) -- ABB Ltd. agreed to sell its mechanical power transmission business to RBC Bearings Inc. as Chief Executive Officer Bjoern Rosengren swiftly overhauls the Swiss industrial giant.RBC Bearings will pay $2.9 billion in cash to buy the Dodge unit, ABB said in a statement Monday, confirming an earlier Bloomberg News report. Dodge also drew interest from suitors including Schaeffler AG and Timken Co., people familiar with the sale process said earlier.Shares of RBC Bearings jumped as muc

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

RBC Bearings Stock Jumps On Acquiring ABB's DODGE Mechanical Power Transmission Business For $2.9B

RBC Bearings Inc (NASDAQ: ROLL) has agreed to acquire the DODGE mechanical power transmission division (DODGE) of ABB Ltd (NYSE: ABB) for $2.9 billion in cash. The purchase price represents 16.7x DODGE's adjusted EBITDA for the 12 months ended June 30, 2021. DODGE operates across the construction and mining aftermarket, food & beverage, warehousing, and general machinery verticals. It generated revenue of ~$617 million and adjusted EBITDA of ~$174 million, with an adjusted EBITDA margin of 28%,

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

RBC Bearings to acquire ABB's Dodge mechanical power transmission division business for $2.9 billion

ABB Ltd. announced Monday morning that it had reached an agreement to divest its mechanical power transmission division, known as Dodge, to RBC Bearings Inc. in a $2.9 billion all-cash deal. ABB expects that the sale will boost its balance sheet, allowing it to "fund organic growth, pay a rising sustainable dividend per share and make value-creating acquisitions," per its release. The company anticipates that it will book a non-operational pre-tax book gain of about $2.2 billion on the deal, whi

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

ABB to Divest Mechanical Power Transmission Division (Dodge) to RBC Bearings for $2.9 Billion

ZURICH, July 26, 2021--ABB today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to divest its Mechanical Power Transmission division (Dodge) to RBC Bearings Incorporated (Nasdaq: ROLL), for $2.9 billion in cash. The transaction will create a leading manufacturer of highly engineered, performance-critical bearings and motion control components. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of the year 2021, subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory review.

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

RBC Bearings Nears $3 Billion Deal for ABB’s Dodge Unit

(Bloomberg) -- ABB Ltd. is in advanced talks to sell its mechanical power transmission business to RBC Bearings Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, as Chief Executive Officer Bjoern Rosengren swiftly overhauls the Swiss industrial giant.A deal could be reached as soon as this week and value the business, known as Dodge, at between $2.5 billion and $3 billion, said the people, who asked to not be identified because the matter isn’t public. Discussions are ongoing, and a potential

Yahoo | July 25, 2021

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ABB Price Returns

1-mo 6.88%
3-mo 10.80%
6-mo 26.87%
1-year 44.83%
3-year 72.40%
5-year 96.13%
YTD 33.90%
2020 19.45%
2019 29.84%
2018 -27.55%
2017 31.47%
2016 23.50%

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