Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX) insider John D. Sheehan acquired 413 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 5th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $45.44 per share, with a total value of $18,766.72. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Shares of Terex Corporation (TEX) traded up 0.80% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $45.51. 1,120,744 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm’s market cap is $4.07 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $41.70 and its 200 day moving average price is $36.80. Terex Corporation has a one year low of $21.88 and a one year high of $45.93.

Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. The industrial products company reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $1.18 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.15 billion. Terex Corporation had a positive return on equity of 4.98% and a negative net margin of 1.76%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 8.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.64 earnings per share. Equities analysts expect that Terex Corporation will post $1.15 EPS for the current year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, September 19th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 9th were issued a dividend of $0.08 per share. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, August 7th. Terex Corporation’s payout ratio is presently -50.79%.

Terex Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, September 6th that allows the company to buyback $225.00 million in outstanding shares. This buyback authorization allows the industrial products company to buy up to 6.6% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company’s board believes its shares are undervalued.

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A number of research firms have commented on TEX. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $35.00 price objective on shares of Terex Corporation in a report on Monday, August 21st. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) downgraded shares of Terex Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $37.00 price target for the company. in a report on Thursday, June 15th. Deutsche Bank AG set a $44.00 price target on shares of Terex Corporation and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “hold” rating and set a $38.00 price target on shares of Terex Corporation in a report on Wednesday, September 13th. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of Terex Corporation from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating, six have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $38.50.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. M&T Bank Corp grew its holdings in shares of Terex Corporation by 1.5% during the first quarter. M&T Bank Corp now owns 8,905 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $279,000 after purchasing an additional 130 shares during the last quarter. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Terex Corporation by 0.4% during the first quarter. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc. now owns 47,951 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $1,506,000 after purchasing an additional 170 shares during the last quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. grew its holdings in shares of Terex Corporation by 1.5% during the second quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 14,468 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $543,000 after purchasing an additional 220 shares during the last quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Terex Corporation by 4.7% during the second quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 5,825 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $220,000 after purchasing an additional 262 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Mirador Capital Partners LP grew its holdings in shares of Terex Corporation by 4.5% during the second quarter. Mirador Capital Partners LP now owns 9,118 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $360,000 after purchasing an additional 394 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 97.38% of the company’s stock.

Terex Corporation Company Profile

Terex Corporation is a manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services that deliver lifecycle solutions. The Company has three business segments: Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), Cranes and Materials Processing (MP). It delivers lifecycle solutions to a range of industries, including the construction, infrastructure, manufacturing, shipping, utility, quarrying and mining industries.

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