Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) VP Colleen R. Moynihan sold 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $87.62, for a total value of $350,480.00. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 7,347 shares in the company, valued at $643,744.14. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink.
Oshkosh Corporation (OSK) opened at $86.64 on Monday. Oshkosh Corporation has a 12-month low of $54.18 and a 12-month high of $94.16. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35, a current ratio of 1.81 and a quick ratio of 1.09. The stock has a market capitalization of $6,483.22, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.43, a PEG ratio of 1.42 and a beta of 1.87.
Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 31st. The company reported $1.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.02 by $0.36. Oshkosh Corporation had a return on equity of 15.14% and a net margin of 4.18%. The business had revenue of $1.96 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.90 billion. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.05 EPS. The firm’s revenue was up 11.8% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts anticipate that Oshkosh Corporation will post 4.51 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.24 per share. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 15th. This is an increase from Oshkosh Corporation’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. Oshkosh Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 22.34%.
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A number of brokerages have commented on OSK. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $100.00 price objective on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Thursday. Jefferies Group LLC increased their price objective on Oshkosh Corporation from $95.00 to $105.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. J P Morgan Chase & Co increased their price objective on Oshkosh Corporation from $80.00 to $88.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $97.00 price objective on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Finally, KeyCorp reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a $100.00 price objective (up from $90.00) on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eleven have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Oshkosh Corporation presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $92.85.
Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Advisors Asset Management Inc. raised its stake in Oshkosh Corporation by 3.5% during the 2nd quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 2,039 shares of the company’s stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 68 shares during the period. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC raised its stake in Oshkosh Corporation by 4.7% during the 2nd quarter. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC now owns 2,250 shares of the company’s stock worth $155,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the period. ARP Americas LLC acquired a new stake in Oshkosh Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth $206,000. Raymond James Trust N.A. raised its stake in Oshkosh Corporation by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 3,054 shares of the company’s stock worth $210,000 after buying an additional 28 shares during the period. Finally, CrestPoint Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Oshkosh Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth $234,000. 93.92% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Oshkosh Corporation Company Profile
Oshkosh Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment, and fire and emergency. The company’s brands include Oshkosh, JLG, Pierce, McNeilus, IMT, Frontline, Jerr-Dan, CON-E-CO and London.
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