Smith AO Corporation

Specialty Industrial Machinery

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$10.02 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$3.75 billion
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$1.33 billion
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Company Profile

Smith AO Corporation had its IPO on 1984-09-07 under the ticker symbol AOS.

The company operates in the Industrials sector and Specialty Industrial Machinery industry. Smith AO Corporation has a staff strength of 12,000 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Smith AO Corporation opened at $68.46 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-03-31.

The stocks traded within a range of $68.15 - $69.2, and closed at $69.15.

This is a +1.84% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 973,058 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Smith AO Corporation have increased by +4.31%.

Smith AO Corporation's Key Ratios

Smith AO Corporation has a market cap of $10.02 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 5.1467 and a price to sales ratio of 2.2756.

In the last 12-months Smith AO Corporation’s revenue was $3.75 billion with a gross profit of $1.33 billion and an EBITDA of $290.90 million. The EBITDA ratio measures Smith AO Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Smith AO Corporation’s operating margin was 5.7% while its return on assets stood at 3.93% with a return of equity of 13.17%.

In Q4, Smith AO Corporation’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -13.4% while revenue growth was a negative 6%.

Smith AO Corporation’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $1.51 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 18.1159 and a PEG multiple of 1.8117. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Smith AO Corporation’s profitability.

Smith AO Corporation stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 2.3312 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 12.141. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 2.2756.

Smith AO Corporation stock pays annual dividends of $1.14 per share, indicating a yield of 1.79% and a payout ratio of 36.94%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$3.33 billion
Total Liabilities
$934.20 million
Operating Cash Flow
$8.10 million
Capital Expenditure
$19.40 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

Smith AO Corporation ended 2023 with $3.33 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $3.33 billion while shareholder equity stood at $1.75 billion.

Smith AO Corporation ended 2023 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $934.20 million in other current liabilities, 130200000.00 in common stock, $2.89 billion in retained earnings and $619.70 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $391.20 million and cash and short-term investments were $481.80 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $10,000,000 while long-term debt stood at $334.50 million.

Smith AO Corporation’s total current assets stands at $1.63 billion while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $90.60 million. Its net receivables were $581.20 million compared to accounts payable of $625.80 million and inventory worth $516.40 million.

In 2023, Smith AO Corporation's operating cash flow was $8.10 million while its capital expenditure stood at $19.40 million.

Comparatively, Smith AO Corporation paid $0.37 in dividends in 2023.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

Smith AO Corporation stock is currently trading at $69.15 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $71.87 and a 52-week low of $71.87. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $68.

Its 50-day moving average was $66.04 and 200-day moving average was $58.72 The short ratio stood at 3.91 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 80.5% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9877.9% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Smith AO Corporation

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Smith AO Corporation is AOS

The IPO of Smith AO Corporation took place on 1984-09-07

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A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets residential and commercial gas, heat pump and electric water heaters, boilers, tanks, and water treatment products in North America, China, Europe, and India. It operates through two segments, North America and Rest of World. The company offers water heaters for residences, restaurants, hotels, office buildings, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; commercial boilers for hospitals, schools, hotels, and other large commercial buildings, as well as residential boilers for homes, apartments, and condominiums; and water treatment products comprising point-of-entry water softeners, well water solutions, and whole-home water filtration products, on-the-go filtration bottles, point-of-use carbon, and reverse osmosis products for residences, restaurants, hotels, and offices. It also provides commercial water treatment and filtration product; expansion tanks, commercial solar water heating systems, swimming pool and spa heaters, and related products and parts; and electric wall-hung, gas tankless, combi-boiler, and heat pump and solar water heaters. The company offers its products primarily under the A. O. Smith, State, Lochinvar, and water softener brands. It distributes its products through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, as well as through retail channels consisting of hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms; and offers Aquasana branded products directly to consumers through e-commerce. A. O. Smith Corporation was founded in 1874 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


11270 West Park Place, Milwaukee, WI, United States, 53224-9508