Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) open the trading on January 06, 2021, with great promise as it jumped 2.56% to $209.04. During the day, the stock rose to $211.90 and sunk to $205.45 before settling in for the price of $203.82 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, ITW posted a 52-week range of $115.94-$224.69.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Industrials sector firm’s annual sales growth was -0.50%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 10.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 1.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $316.50 million, simultaneously with a float of $315.79 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $65.61 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $205.47, while the 200-day Moving Average is $185.00.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 45000 employees. It has generated 313,533 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 56,022. The stock had 5.22 Receivables turnover and 0.94 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +40.85, operating margin was +24.11 and Pretax Margin of +23.30.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Specialty Industrial Machinery industry. Illinois Tool Works Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.20%, in contrast to 80.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Nov 09, this organization’s Executive Vice President sold 15,817 shares at the rate of 221.73, making the entire transaction reach 3,507,103 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 9,232. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 20, Company’s Executive Vice President sold 13,362 for 193.48, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 2,585,280. This particular insider is now the holder of 9,232 in total.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 9/29/2020 suggests? It has posted $1.83 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $1.49) by $0.34. This company achieved a net margin of +17.87 while generating a return on equity of 80.29. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.83 per share during the current fiscal year.
Illinois Tool Works Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 1.80% and is forecasted to reach 7.59 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 2.49% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 10.60% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 4.30. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $31.71, and its Beta score is 1.08. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 5.22. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 54.90.
In the same vein, ITW’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 6.59, a figure that is expected to reach 1.78 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 7.59 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)
[Illinois Tool Works Inc., ITW] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 56.44% While, its Average True Range was 4.50.
Raw Stochastic average of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 57.18%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 79.02% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 14.41% that was lower than 24.79% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.