AME has a market capitalization of $26,972,803,717 -- more than approximately 91.9% of US stocks.
AME's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 2,093.76 -- higher than 98.03% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
Of note is the ratio of Ametek Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 88.01% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Ametek Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be TSN, PH, ADM, MKC, and CTLT.
Ametek Inc. manufactures electronic instruments and electromechanical devices worldwide for the aerospace, power, industrials, oil, gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, factory automation, laboratory equipment, ultra precision manufacturing, medical, and test and measurement markets. The company was founded in 1930 and is based in Berwyn, Pennsylvania.
AME Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Ametek Inc with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Ametek Inc ranked in the 35th 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. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Ametek Inc, consider:
As a business, AME is generating more cash flow than 88.18% of positive cash flow stocks in the Industrials.
The business' balance sheet suggests that 9% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than only 23.35% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
AME's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 2%; for context, that number is higher than 36.62% of tickers in our DCF set.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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