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How to buy Aecom Technology Corporation (ACM) stocks

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Aecom Technology Corporation is an engineering & construction business based in the US. Aecom Technology Corporation stocks (ACM.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $61.97 – a decrease of 2.5% over the previous week. Aecom Technology Corporation employs 51,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $13.2 billion.

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Aecom Technology Corporation stock price (NYSE:ACM)

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Aecom Technology Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-06-24.
Latest market close$65.22
52-week range$58.13 - $79.81
50-day moving average $69.56
200-day moving average $70.79
Wall St. target price$85.60
PE ratio 44.3862
Dividend yield $0.3 (0.97%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.45

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Is it a good time to buy Aecom Technology Corporation stock?

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Aecom Technology Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $65.22 from 2022-06-30

1 week (2022-06-24) -2.50%
1 month (2022-06-01) -6.39%
3 months (2022-03-28) N/A
6 months (2021-12-31) -15.68%
1 year (2021-07-01) 2.76%
2 years (2020-07-01) 79.72%
3 years (2019-07-01) 72.63%
5 years (2017-06-30) 101.73%

Is Aecom Technology Corporation under- or over-valued?

Valuing Aecom Technology Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Aecom Technology Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Aecom Technology Corporation's P/E ratio

Aecom Technology Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 44x. In other words, Aecom Technology Corporation shares trade at around 44x 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.

Aecom Technology Corporation's PEG ratio

Aecom Technology Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.8271. 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 Aecom Technology Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Aecom Technology Corporation's EBITDA

Aecom Technology Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $847.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Aecom Technology Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Aecom Technology Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $13.2 billion
Operating margin TTM 5.11%
Gross profit TTM $798.4 million
Return on assets TTM 3.65%
Return on equity TTM 11.32%
Profit margin 1.59%
Book value $17.99
Market capitalisation $9.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Aecom Technology Corporation'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 Aecom Technology Corporation.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Aecom Technology Corporation's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 39.03

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Aecom Technology Corporation's overall score of 39.03 (as at 01/01/2019) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 71st percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Aecom Technology Corporation 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.).

Aecom Technology Corporation's environmental score

Environmental score: 11.39/100

Aecom Technology Corporation's environmental score of 11.39 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Aecom Technology Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Aecom Technology Corporation's social score

Social score: 25.22/100

Aecom Technology Corporation's social score of 25.22 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Aecom Technology Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Aecom Technology Corporation's governance score

Governance score: 15.91/100

Aecom Technology Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Aecom Technology Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Aecom Technology Corporation's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Aecom Technology Corporation scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Aecom Technology Corporation has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Aecom Technology Corporation share dividends

14%

Dividend payout ratio: 13.8% of net profits

Recently Aecom Technology Corporation has paid out, on average, around 13.8% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.97% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Aecom Technology Corporation shareholders could enjoy a 0.97% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Aecom Technology Corporation's case, that would currently equate to about $0.3 per share.

While Aecom Technology Corporation's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Aecom Technology Corporation is investing more in its future growth.

Aecom Technology Corporation's most recent dividend payout was on 22 July 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 5 July 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Aecom Technology Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Aecom Technology Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $58.1317 up to $79.8119. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ACM.US volatility(beta: 1.45)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Aecom Technology Corporation's is 1.4501. This would suggest that Aecom Technology Corporation's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Aecom Technology Corporation overview

AECOM, together with its subsidiaries, provides professional infrastructure consulting services for governments, businesses, and organizations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. It operates through three segments: Americas, International, and AECOM Capital. The company offers planning, consulting, architectural and engineering design, construction and program management, and investment and development services to commercial and government clients. It also invests in and develops real estate projects. In addition, the company provides construction services, including building construction and energy, and infrastructure and industrial construction. It serves transportation, water, government, facilities, environmental, and energy sectors. The company was formerly known as AECOM Technology Corporation and changed its name to AECOM in January 2015.

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