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How to buy The Toro Company stock | $110.77
Learn how to easily invest in The Toro Company stock.
The Toro Company is a tools & accessories business based in the US. The Toro Company shares (TTC) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. The Toro Company employs 10,385 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.
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- TTC shares summary
- Compare share dealing platforms
- Is TTC stock a buy or sell?
- Stock performance over time
- Can I short TTC shares?
- Is TTC suitable for ethical investing?
- Are TTC shares over-valued?
- The Toro Company's financials
- How volatile are TTC shares?
- Does The Toro Company pay a dividend?
- Have TTC shares ever split?
- Other common questions
The Toro Company stock price (NYSE: TTC)Use our graph to track the performance of TTC stocks over time.
The Toro Company shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$110.77|
|52-week range||$70.63 - $117.83|
|50-day moving average||$109.49|
|200-day moving average||$106.25|
|Wall St. target price||$115.50|
|Dividend yield||$1.025 (0.91%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$3.80|
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The Toro Company price performance over time
|1 week (2021-07-23)||N/A|
|1 month (2021-07-02)||-0.43%|
|3 months (2021-05-03)||-3.68%|
|6 months (2021-01-30)||N/A|
|1 year (2020-07-30)||N/A|
|2 years (2019-07-30)||N/A|
|3 years (2018-07-30)||N/A|
|5 years (2016-07-30)||N/A|
Is The Toro Company under- or over-valued?
Valuing The Toro Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of The Toro Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
The Toro Company's P/E ratio
The Toro Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 30x. In other words, The Toro Company shares trade at around 30x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
The Toro Company's PEG ratio
The Toro Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.34. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into The Toro Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
The Toro Company's EBITDA
The Toro Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $613.6 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a The Toro Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
The Toro Company financials
|Revenue TTM||$3.7 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||13.89%|
|Gross profit TTM||$1.2 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||11.07%|
|Return on equity TTM||37.45%|
|Market capitalisation||$12.2 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting The Toro Company shares
There are currently 1.3 million The Toro Company shares held short by investors – that's known as The Toro Company's "short interest". This figure is 12.5% up from 1.2 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting The Toro Company shares can be evaluated.
The Toro Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
The Toro Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of The Toro Company shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of The Toro Company shares traded daily (recently around 428756.59163987). The Toro Company's SIR currently stands at 3.11. In other words for every 100,000 The Toro Company shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3110 shares are currently held short.
However The Toro Company's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of The Toro Company shares, or, against the total number of tradable The Toro Company shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case The Toro Company's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 The Toro Company shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0132% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable The Toro Company shares, roughly 13 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against The Toro Company.
Find out more about how you can short The Toro Company stock.
The Toro Company's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like The Toro Company.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
The Toro Company's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 21.54
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and The Toro Company's overall score of 21.54 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 22nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like The Toro Company is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
The Toro Company's environmental score
Environmental score: 8.52/100
The Toro Company's environmental score of 8.52 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that The Toro Company is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
The Toro Company's social score
Social score: 9.68/100
The Toro Company's social score of 9.68 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that The Toro Company is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
The Toro Company's governance score
Governance score: 6.34/100
The Toro Company's governance score puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that The Toro Company is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
The Toro Company's controversy score
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. The Toro Company scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that The Toro Company has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||21.54|
|Total ESG percentile||22.42|
|Environmental score percentile||4|
|Social score percentile||4|
|Governance score percentile||4|
|Level of controversy||2|
The Toro Company share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 28.82% of net profits
Recently The Toro Company has paid out, on average, around 28.82% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.94% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), The Toro Company shareholders could enjoy a 0.94% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In The Toro Company's case, that would currently equate to about $1.025 per share.
While The Toro Company's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that The Toro Company may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
The Toro Company's most recent dividend payout was on 13 July 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 20 June 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Have The Toro Company's shares ever split?
The Toro Company's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 18 September 2016. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your The Toro Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for The Toro Company shares which in turn could have impacted The Toro Company's share price.
The Toro Company share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, The Toro Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $70.6282 up to $117.833. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while The Toro Company's is 0.7813. This would suggest that The Toro Company's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
The Toro Company overview
The Toro Company designs, manufactures, and markets professional and residential equipment worldwide. The company's Professional segment offers turf and landscape equipment products, including sports fields and grounds maintenance equipment, golf course mowing and maintenance equipment, landscape contractor mowing equipment, landscape creation and renovation equipment, rental and specialty construction equipment, and other maintenance equipment; and snow and ice management equipment, such as snowplows, salt and sand spreaders, and related parts and accessories for light and medium duty trucks, utility task vehicles, skid steers, and front-end loaders. It also provides irrigation and lighting products that consist of sprinkler heads, electric and hydraulic valves, controllers, computer irrigation central control systems, coupling systems, and ag-irrigation drip tape and hose products, as well as professionally installed landscape lighting products offered through distributors and landscape contractors. This segment sells its products primarily through a network of distributors and dealers to professional users engaged in maintaining golf courses, sports fields, municipal properties, agricultural fields, residential and commercial landscapes, and removing snow and ice, as well as directly to government customers, rental companies, and retailers. Its Residential segment provides walk power mowers, zero-turn riding mowers, snow throwers, replacement parts, and home solution products that include trimmers, blowers, blower-vacuums, and underground and hose-end retail irrigation products. This segment sells its products to homeowners through a network of distributors and dealers; and equipment rental centers and home centers, hardware retailers, and mass retailers, as well as online. The Toro Company was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in Bloomington, Minnesota.
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Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of The Toro Company is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.355% of The Toro Company shares are held by insiders and 85.383% by institutions. How many people work for The Toro Company?
Latest data suggests 10,385 work at The Toro Company. When does the fiscal year end for The Toro Company?
The Toro Company's fiscal year ends in October. Where is The Toro Company based?
The Toro Company's address is: 8111 Lyndale Avenue South, Bloomington, MN, United States, 55420 What is The Toro Company's ISIN number?
The Toro Company's international securities identification number is: US8910921084 What is The Toro Company's CUSIP number?
The Toro Company's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 891092108
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