|Bid||98.26 x 800|
|Ask||98.26 x 1300|
|Day's range||95.98 - 98.60|
|52-week range||65.83 - 103.47|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||1.73|
|PE ratio (TTM)||23.82|
|Earnings date||17 Oct 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||1.96 (2.06%)|
|1y target est||107.27|
The coming week’s docket of economic reports and earnings releases comes just following the Trump administration’s announcement of a partial trade deal with China late last week.
Benefits from acquisitions, pricing initiatives and a lower tax rate are likely to have offset the impact of inflated input costs on Sonoco's (SON) third-quarter 2019 results.
IDEX (IEX) gains from a diversified business structure, solid product offerings, acquired assets and shareholder-friendly policies. Geopolitical uncertainties and forex woes are headwinds.
Apogee (APOG) likely to benefit from its expansion moves, solid backlog and favorable outlook for the North America commercial construction market.
A 91-year-old man is among 10 people who have been arrested while taking part in a protest with climate activists Extinction Rebellion. The pensioner was in a group of five, which also included an 83-year-old woman, who had broken away from a demonstration near the port of Dover that had been sanctioned by authorities in Kent. Demonstrators had aimed to blockade Dover to highlight how vulnerable the UK's food supply is because of the climate crisis.
Parker-Hannifin's (PH) Exotic Metals buyout will be beneficial for organic sales, EBITDA margin, cash flow and earnings. The buyout is likely to boost opportunities for the aerospace business.
Dover (DOV) is worth retaining in the portfolio at the moment, backed by encouraging outlook, strong backlog, cost-reduction initiatives and solid growth projections.
Brady (BRC), in sync with its shareholder-friendly policies, hikes the annual dividend rate by roughly 2.4%. This move reflects its shareholder-friendly policies.
iRobot (IRBT) is facing headwinds from tariffs imposed on imports, especially from China, as well as costs related to promotional and pricing activities.
Xylem's (XYL) partnership with Planet Water Foundation will cater to the growing requirements of clean and safe drinking water in disadvantaged communities across remote and rural areas.
A Banksy artwork of an EU flag in Dover has been covered up with white paint and scaffolding. The artwork, which shows a workman chipping away at one of the stars, appeared on a former amusements arcade near Dover's busy ferry terminal. It was painted in May 2017 on the side of the Castle Amusements building, which had been set to be demolished.
Roper's (ROP) iPipeline buyout will likely be beneficial for its top line and cash generation. The buyout is likely to boost opportunities in financial services and the life insurance industry.
Roper (ROP) intends to utilize the funds from offering of $1.2 billion of its senior unsecured notes for meeting general corporate purposes and acquisitions.
Middleby (MIDD) gains from solid product portfolio, acquired assets and technological advancements. Uncertainties related to the U.K., Europe and China businesses are concerning.
Tetra Tech (TTEK) is well poised to gain from contracts received from governmental agencies. The EPA's contracts strengthen the company's growth opportunities.
DXP Enterprises (DXPE) stands to gain from exposure in various end markets, effective execution capabilities, better debt profile and focus on investments in growth opportunities.