Dover (NYSE:DOV) is set to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Friday, April 27th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $1.15 per share for the quarter.

Dover (NYSE:DOV) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 30th. The industrial products company reported $1.13 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.04 by $0.09. Dover had a return on equity of 15.24% and a net margin of 10.37%. The company had revenue of $2.02 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.03 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 13.5% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts expect Dover to post $6 EPS for the current fiscal year and $6 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of NYSE:DOV opened at $94.94 on Thursday. Dover has a one year low of $76.47 and a one year high of $109.06. The firm has a market cap of $14,688.85, a PE ratio of 23.56, a P/E/G ratio of 1.25 and a beta of 1.30. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a current ratio of 1.40 and a quick ratio of 1.01.

In other news, VP Anthony K. Kosinski sold 895 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, February 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $104.34, for a total value of $93,384.30. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 8,516 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $888,559.44. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, insider Stephen Gary Kennon sold 15,702 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $102.01, for a total transaction of $1,601,761.02. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 19,897 shares of company stock worth $2,031,745. Company insiders own 2.60% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on DOV shares. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $100.00 price objective on shares of Dover in a research report on Thursday, January 4th. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a “hold” rating and set a $112.00 target price (up from $100.00) on shares of Dover in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Dover from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $116.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Friday, January 19th. UBS began coverage on shares of Dover in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Dover in a research note on Friday, January 26th. Twelve analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $107.00.

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Dover Company Profile

Dover Corporation provides equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids, and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. The Energy segment provides solutions and services for the production and processing of fuels for drilling and production, bearings and compression, and automation end markets.

Earnings History for Dover (NYSE:DOV)

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