NORWITT RICHARD ADAM, President & CEO, subtracted 178,475 shares of Amphenol Corporation (APH) from its portfolio at the rate of $99.32 per share valuing $17,725,280 on Apr 30. The insider left behind 0 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Amphenol Corporation (APH) was $96.89. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $97.42, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $97.96. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $95.97 and a 2nd Support Level at $95.06. Amphenol Corporation (APH) stock has gained $4.96, or 5.40%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $4.73, or 5.13%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $2.45, or 2.59%. This year-to-date, Amphenol Corporation (APH) shares have gained $15.87, or 19.59%.
Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Amphenol Corporation (APH) stock, 60% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 67% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”
With 298,732 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $28,516,956K. Amphenol Corporation (APH) generates $8,202 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,205 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 6.41%, a 3-Year Total Return of 67.46%, and a 5-year Total Return of 98.79%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 183.87%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.230 per share on 03/18/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.96%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.92.
In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Amphenol Corporation (APH) reported earnings of $0.89 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.88 per share, representing a 0.01 difference and 1.03% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $1.05 represented a 0.08 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.97 per share, which was a 7.71% surprise.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.93 per share. This estimate came from a total of 5 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.95 and the low estimate was $0.91. In the year-ago quarter, Amphenol Corporation (APH) generated per-share earnings of $0.90. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +3.33% .
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 18 purchases (673,304 shares in total) and 8 sale (597,600 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 22 insider buys amounting to 778,304 shares and 12 insider sales amounting to 684,000 shares. In the past full year, 36 insider purchases were made (involving 1,524,549 shares) and 26 insider sell-offs equivalent to 1,376,213 shares.
Moving onto liquidity, Amphenol Corporation (APH) has a Current Ratio of 1.86, a Quick Ratio of 1.36 and a Cash Ratio of 0.53. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 88.89, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 47.06, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 35.55. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 69.86 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 36.99.