Shelter Mutual Insurance Co Has $7636000 Stake in Emerson Electric Company (EMR)


The company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.03.

The 20 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Emerson Electric Co have a median target of 57.50, with a high estimate of 63.00 and a low estimate of 44.00. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. -Earnings Growth (Y-o-Y): 19.6% -EPS (Q4): $0.68 vs. $0.57 past year. Portland General Electric Company (POR) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.62 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.57.

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Emerson Electric Co. Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 7, 2017. (NYSE:EMR) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at 12.65 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 9.72 and sector's optimum level is 5.90. The business had revenue of $33.10 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $33.67 billion.

The mean revenue estimate for the current fiscal period ending March 2017 is $3.51B by 19 brokerage firms. This quarter analysts say they expect sales to move at $1.29 billion - higher from $1.2 billion the year before. The company maintains price to book ratio of 5.36 industry average at 3.10. Barclays PLC increased their price objective on Emerson Electric Company from $56.00 to $63.00 and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 8th. Vetr lowered Emerson Electric Company from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating and set a $47.31 price objective for the a report on Monday, October 3rd. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 22.95% to analysts' high consensus price target. MA ended last trade at $64.14 a share and the price is up more than 15.05% so far this year. The firm has a market capitalization of $41.11 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.85 and a beta of 1.17.

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In related news, VP Steven J. Pelch sold 7,839 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 10th. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 5.21M shares whereas, the average volume was 6.51M shares.

This stock (EMR) is ahead of its 52-week low with 42.93%. LLC now owns 5,058 shares of the company's stock worth $159,000 after buying an additional 1,868 shares during the period. General Electric Company's dividend payout ratio is now 106.67%. The stock's RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 55.37. Emerson Electric Company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $54.68. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 72,647 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $4,599,281.57. The 52-week high of the share price is $45.21 and the 52-week low is $37.04. The company's shares were closed at 63.73. The Stock now has the market capitalization of $40.97 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 24.9 and Weekly volatility of 1.30% and monthly volatility of 1.58% respectively. The Return on Assets stands at 0%, Return on Equity shows 0% and Return on Investment value is 10.2%. Investors of record on Friday, February 17th will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share. Equities research analysts expect that Emerson Electric Company will post $2.52 EPS for the current year. The high end of the revenue guidance is $2.25 Billion and the low end is $2.18 Billion. Catawba Capital Management VA now owns 39,690 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,070,000 after buying an additional 3,935 shares in the last quarter.

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