Pall Corp. Sets New 1-Year High at $78.13 (PLL)
Pall Corp. (NYSE:PLL)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading hours on Tuesday, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. The company traded as high as $78.13 and last traded at $77.44, with a volume of 248,137 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $77.04.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Pall Corp. (NYSE:PLL) in a research note to investors on Friday. They now have a $81.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Janney Montgomery Scott upgraded shares of Pall Corp. (NYSE:PLL) from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note to investors on Thursday, September 19th. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target on shares of Pall Corp. (NYSE:PLL) from $78.00 to $84.00 in a research note to investors on Tuesday, September 17th. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $72.83.
Pall Corp. has a 1-year low of $58.18 and a 1-year high of $78.13. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $73.06 and a 200-day moving average of $69.59. The company has a market cap of $8.690 billion and a P/E ratio of 15.30.
Pall Corp. (NYSE:PLL) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, August 29th. The company reported $0.90 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $716.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $714.35 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.99 earnings per share. Pall Corp.’s revenue was down .8% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Pall Corp. will post $3.42 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, November 8th. Investors of record on Friday, October 18th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share. This represents a $1.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 16th. This is an increase from Pall Corp.’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.
Pall Corporation is a filtration, separation and purification company. The Company is a supplier of filtration, separation and purification technologies, principally made by the Company using its engineering capability and fluid management, filter media, and other fluid clarification and separations equipment for the removal of solid, liquid and gaseous contaminants from a variety of liquids and gases.
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