Emerson Electric Company (EMR) : The consensus on Emerson Electric Company (EMR) based on 18 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2.83, which is interpreted as a Hold recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 5 which endorses a Strong Sell on the stock. However, 3 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 13 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating. 1 analyst sees the stock overvalued at current levels and advises a Strong Sell on the stock. 1 analyst also believes that the downside risk to the stock is higher and suggests a Sell on Emerson Electric Company (EMR).
Emerson Electric Company (EMR) : Average target price received by Emerson Electric Company (EMR) is $50.46 with an expected standard deviation of $3.64. The most aggressive target on the stock is $58, whereas the most downbeat target is $43. 13 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR): During Thursdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $53.67 and $53.51 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $54.11. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $54.03, notching a gain of 1.10% for the day. The total traded volume was 2,261,245 . The stock had closed at $53.44 on the previous day.
In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the director of Emerson Electric Co, Golden Arthur F, had purchased 4,000 shares in a transaction dated on August 7, 2015. The transaction was executed at $49.4 per share with total amount equaling $197,600.
Emerson Electric Co. is engaged in offering technology and engineering together that provides solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company operates through five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. The Process Management segment provides measurement, control and diagnostic capabilities for automated industrial processes. The Industrial Automation segment provides integrated manufacturing solutions to its customers at the source of manufacturing their own products. The Network Power segment designs, manufactures, installs and maintains products providing grid-to-chip electric power conditioning. The Climate Technologies segment provides products and services for the climate control industry. The Companys Commercial & Residential Solutions segment offers a range of tools, storage products and appliance solutions.