Smith A O is a specialty industrial machinery company located in Wisconsin, United States, which is part of the Industrials sector, and is traded under the ticker AOS on the NYSE exchange.
Smith A O stock last closed at $64.47, down 0.06% from the previous day, and has increased 30.48% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Specialty Industrial Machinery industry by 0.08 percentage points. Smith A O stock is currently +38.41% from its 52-week low of $46.58, and -16.21% from its 52-week high of $76.95.
There are currently 150.49M AOS shares outstanding. The market value of AOS is $9.70B. In the last 24 hours, 1.12M AOS shares were traded.
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Out of 3 sell side analysts who research AOS, the consensus analyst rating on Smith A O is a Buy
It's important to note that analyst ratings are not recommendations, nor are they investment advice.
Nathan Jones, a top 3% analyst from Stifel Nicolaus reiterates AOS with a hold rating and maintains their AOS price target from $80.00 to $80.00, on Sep 12, 2023.
Matt Summerville, a top 10% analyst from DA Davidson maintains AOS with a strong buy rating and raises their AOS price target from $80.00 to $82.00, on May 1, 2023.
Michael Halloran, a top 23% analyst from Baird maintains AOS with a hold rating and raises their AOS price target from $70.00 to $78.00, on Apr 28, 2023.
You can dig deeper into what analysts are forecasting on the Smith A O stock forecast page.
Last year, AOS earnings were $273.60M. In the last five year, AOS's earnings have gone up by -1.17% per year. This was slower than the Specialty Industrial Machinery industry average of 13.61%.
Last year, AOS revenue was $3.74B. Over the last 5 year, AOS's revenue has gone up by 3.55% per year. This was slower than the Specialty Industrial Machinery industry average of 6.22%.
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In the last year, executives and large shareholders at AOS have sold more shares than they have bought.
Kevin J. Wheeler, Chairman President and CEO of AOS, was the latest AOS insider to sell. They sold $892,396.78 worth of AOS shares on Aug 25, 2023.
Get more info about who owns AOS shares here.
Smith A O pays a dividend of 2.33%, compared to the Specialty Industrial Machinery industry's average dividend yield of 1.47%. If you owned $1,000 of AOS stock, you would have received $23.27 in the past 12 months.
Smith A O dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade and have remained stable.
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