Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN) will announce its earnings results before the market opens on Monday, October 30th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.27 per share for the quarter. Eaton Corporation, PLC has set its Q3 guidance at $1.20-1.30 EPS and its FY17 guidance at $4.50-4.70 EPS.

Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The industrial products company reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.16 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $5.13 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.14 billion. Eaton Corporation, PLC had a net margin of 9.95% and a return on equity of 12.93%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.07 earnings per share. On average, analysts expect Eaton Corporation, PLC to post $4.59 EPS for the current fiscal year and $5.11 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN) opened at 78.93 on Monday. The firm has a market capitalization of $35.11 billion, a PE ratio of 18.09 and a beta of 1.36. Eaton Corporation, PLC has a 1-year low of $59.07 and a 1-year high of $81.63. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $76.53 and a 200 day moving average price of $76.10.

In other Eaton Corporation, PLC news, Director Deborah L. Mccoy sold 6,450 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $73.17, for a total transaction of $471,946.50. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 46,386 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,394,063.62. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Company insiders own 0.80% of the company’s stock.

ETN has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Eaton Corporation, PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $87.00 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, July 5th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and issued a $80.00 price objective on shares of Eaton Corporation, PLC in a report on Friday, July 7th. Wolfe Research initiated coverage on Eaton Corporation, PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 11th. They issued a “market perform” rating for the company. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “hold” rating and issued a $78.00 price objective on shares of Eaton Corporation, PLC in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded Eaton Corporation, PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, July 24th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. Eaton Corporation, PLC currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $81.38.

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Eaton Corporation, PLC Company Profile

Eaton Corporation (Eaton) is a diversified power management company. It is engaged in the manufacturing of electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use, and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety.

Earnings History for Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN)

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