Illinois Tool Works (ITW) : Garland Capital Management Inc reduced its stake in Illinois Tool Works by 1.9% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 54,300 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $6,202,146 after selling 1,050 shares in Illinois Tool Works , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 18, 2016.Illinois Tool Works makes up approximately 4.78% of Garland Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Simplex Trading added ITW to its portfolio by purchasing 8,680 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $991,430. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.13% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio.Creative Planning boosted its stake in ITW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,289 additional shares and now holds a total of 26,436 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $2,923,557. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.02% of Creative Planning’s portfolio.Nadler Financial Group boosted its stake in ITW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 112 additional shares and now holds a total of 3,211 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $347,944. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.14% of Nadler Financial Group’s portfolio.
Illinois Tool Works opened for trading at $112.5 and hit $114.52 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $114.22, with a gain of 2.80% or 3.11 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 29,47,031 shares. Company has a market cap of $41,047 M.
On the company’s financial health, Illinois Tool Works reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.40. The company had revenue of $3431.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3413.93 million. The company’s revenue was down -.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.30 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Illinois Tool Works. Robert W. Baird Downgraded Illinois Tool Works on Jun 23, 2016 to ” Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $108.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) is a manufacturer of a range of industrial products and equipment. The Company’s operates in seven segments: Automotive OEM Test & Measurement and Electronics Food Equipment Polymers & Fluids Welding Construction Products and Specialty Products. These operations serve end markets as automotive original equipment manufacturers/tiers automotive aftermarket general industrial commercial food equipment and construction. It produces components and fasteners for automotive-related applications; equipment consumables and related software; commercial food equipment adhesives sealants lubrication and cutting fluids; arc welding equipment consumables and accessories; construction fastening systems and truss products and beverage packaging equipment and consumables. The Company operates approximately 90 divisions in 57 countries.