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How to buy Emerson Electric Company stock (EMR)

Buy Emerson Electric Company stock in 5 easy steps, view past price performance and learn what’s ahead for the company.

Emerson Electric Company is a specialty industrial machinery business based in the US. Emerson Electric Company shares (EMR) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Emerson Electric Company employs 67,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $16.5 billion.

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Emerson Electric Company stock price (NYSE: EMR)

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Emerson Electric Company shares at a glance

Information last updated 2024-07-12.
Latest market close$118.25
52-week range$81.82 - $116.23
50-day moving average $110.04
200-day moving average $101.83
Wall St. target price$131.29
PE ratio 33.9732
Dividend yield $2.09 (1.84%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $3.36

Is it a good time to buy Emerson Electric Company stock?

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Emerson Electric Company price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $118.25 from 2024-07-17

1 week (2024-07-11) 3.59%
1 month (2024-06-18) 8.81%
3 months (2024-04-18) 8.18%
6 months (2024-01-18) 26.23%
1 year (2023-07-18) 28.81%
2 years (2022-07-18) 49.00%
3 years (2021-07-16) 22.17%
5 years (2019-07-18) 94.84%

Is Emerson Electric Company stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Emerson Electric Company's P/E ratio

Emerson Electric 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 34x. In other words, Emerson Electric Company shares trade at around 34x 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.

Emerson Electric Company's PEG ratio

Emerson Electric Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.3041. 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 Emerson Electric 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.

Emerson Electric Company's EBITDA

Emerson Electric Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $4.7 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Emerson Electric Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Emerson Electric Company financials

Revenue TTM $16.5 billion
Operating margin TTM 22.58%
Gross profit TTM $7.4 billion
Return on assets TTM 5.1%
Return on equity TTM 8.76%
Profit margin 64.97%
Book value $36.54
Market Capitalization $65.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Emerson Electric Company share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 40.6% of net profits

Recently Emerson Electric Company has paid out, on average, around 40.6% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.84% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Emerson Electric Company shareholders could enjoy a 1.84% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Emerson Electric Company's case, that would currently equate to about $2.09 per share.

While Emerson Electric Company's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Emerson Electric Company may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Emerson Electric Company's most recent dividend payout was on 9 June 2024. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 15 May 2024 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Emerson Electric Company's shares ever split?

Emerson Electric Company's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 11 December 2006. 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 Emerson Electric Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Emerson Electric Company shares which in turn could have impacted Emerson Electric Company's share price.

Emerson Electric Company share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Emerson Electric Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $81.8223 up to $116.2262. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

EMR.US volatility(beta: 1.32)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 Emerson Electric Company's is 1.316. This would suggest that Emerson Electric Company's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Emerson Electric Company overview

Emerson Electric Co. , a technology and software company, provides various solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets in the Americas, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. It operates in six segments: Final Control, Control Systems & Software, Measurement & Analytical, AspenTech, Discrete Automation, and Safety & Productivity. The Final Control segment provides control, isolation, shutoff, pressure relief, and pressure safety valves, actuators, and regulators for process and hybrid industries. The Measurement & Analytical segment offers intelligent instrumentation measuring the physical properties of liquids or gases, such as pressure, temperature, level, flow, acoustics, corrosion, pH, conductivity, water quality, toxic gases, and flame. The Discrete Automation segment offers solenoid and pneumatic valves, valve position indicators, pneumatic cylinders, air preparation equipment, pressure and temperature switches, electric linear motion solutions, programmable automation control systems, electrical distribution equipment, and materials joining solutions. The Safety & Productivity segment offers tools for professionals and homeowners; pipe-working tools, including pipe wrenches, pipe cutters, pipe threading and roll grooving equipment, battery hydraulic tools; electrical tools; and other professional tools.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Emerson Electric Company is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.346% of Emerson Electric Company shares are held by insiders and 77.929% by institutions.
How many people work for Emerson Electric Company?
Latest data suggests 67,000 work at Emerson Electric Company.
When does the fiscal year end for Emerson Electric Company?
Emerson Electric Company's fiscal year ends in September.
Where is Emerson Electric Company based?
Emerson Electric Company's address is: 8000 West Florissant Avenue, Saint Louis, MO, United States, 63136
What is Emerson Electric Company's ISIN number?
Emerson Electric Company's international securities identification number is: US2910111044
What is Emerson Electric Company's CUSIP number?
Emerson Electric Company's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 291011104

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