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Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)

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$152.80 USD


-0.23 (-0.15%)

Updated Aug 20, 2019 11:55 AM ET

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Company Summary

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) is a Fortune 200 global multi-industrial manufacturing. Since their founding ITW has become one of the world's leading diversified manufacturers of specialized industrial equipment, consumables, and related service businesses. The company's seven industry-leading segments leverage the unique ITW Business Model to drive solid growth with best-in-class margins and returns in markets where highly innovative, customer-focused solutions are required. ITW has more than 50,000 dedicated colleagues in operations around the world who thrive in the company's unique decentralized and entrepreneurial culture. ITW businesses serve local customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. These talented individuals, many of whom have specialized engineering or scientific expertise, contribute to their global leadership in innovation. They are proud of their broad portfolio of more than 17,000 granted and pending patents.

General Information

Illinois Tool Works Inc.



Phone: 847-724-7500

Fax: 847-657-4572



Industry Manufacturing - General Industrial
Sector Industrial Products
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 6/30/2019
Next EPS Date 10/23/2019

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 1.97
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 7.68
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate 7.70
Next EPS Report Date 10/23/2019

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 153.03
52 Week High 160.78
52 Week Low 117.75
Beta 1.23
20 Day Moving Average 1,473,713.50
Target Price Consensus 146.33


% Price Change
4 Week 0.73
12 Week 5.02
YTD 20.79
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week 2.85
12 Week 1.51
YTD 2.90
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 323.48
Market Capitalization (millions) 49,501.87
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date 5/26/2006
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 2.61%
Annual Dividend $4.00
Payout Ratio 0.53
Change in Payout Ratio 0.08
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 6/27/2019 / $1.00

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 19.93
Trailing 12 Months 20.30
PEG Ratio 2.59
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 1.52%
vs. Previous Quarter 10.50%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -5.79%
vs. Previous Quarter 1.60%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 15.99
Price/Cash Flow 16.79
Price / Sales 3.45
6/30/19 76.17
3/31/19 72.74
12/31/18 69.48
6/30/19 16.44
3/31/19 16.44
12/31/18 16.57
Current Ratio
6/30/19 2.87
3/31/19 1.53
12/31/18 1.63
Quick Ratio
6/30/19 2.30
3/31/19 1.19
12/31/18 1.26
Operating Margin
6/30/19 17.38
3/31/19 17.21
12/31/18 17.35
Net Margin
6/30/19 17.17
3/31/19 17.21
12/31/18 17.35
Pre-Tax Margin
6/30/19 22.75
3/31/19 22.88
12/31/18 22.98
Book Value
6/30/19 9.57
3/31/19 9.82
12/31/18 9.82
Inventory Turnover
6/30/19 6.35
3/31/19 6.38
12/31/18 6.48
6/30/19 2.52
3/31/19 1.87
12/31/18 1.85
Debt to Capital
6/30/19 71.62
3/31/19 65.14
12/31/18 64.92