Impact of Brokerage Rating on Rockwell Automation, Inc.(ROK)

Many Rockwell Automation, Inc.(ROK) Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. Rockwell Automation was Downgraded by Gabelli & Co on Jan 27, 2017 to Sell, Price Target of the shares are set at $150.Rockwell Automation was Upgraded by Buckingham Research to Buy on Jan 20, 2017. Rockwell Automation was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Neutral on Jan 9, 2017. Rockwell Automation was Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to Equal-Weight on Jan 9, 2017.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 14, 2017, David M Dorgan (VP and Controller) sold 4,100 shares at 152.99 per share price.On Feb 13, 2017, Sujeet Chand (Sr VP & Chief Tech. Officer) sold 9,600 shares at 151.31 per share price.On Feb 8, 2017, John M Miller (VP and Chief IP Counsel) sold 2,300 shares at 150.37 per share price.

Rockwell Automation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Jan 25, 2017. The company reported $1.75 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.30. Analyst had a consensus of $1.45. The company had revenue of $1490.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1416.75 million. The companys revenue was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.49 EPS.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) has received a short term rating of buy from experts at Zacks with a rank of 2. The stock has been rated an average of 2.87 by 15 Brokerage Firm. 3 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 10 Brokerage Firms have advised hold. 2 Analysts have rated it as strong sell.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK): The mean estimate for the short term price target for Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) stands at $147.39 according to 13 Analysts. The higher price target estimate for the stock has been calculated at $173 while the lower price target estimate is at $120.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE:ROK) rose 0.13% or 0.2 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $151.51 the stock was seen hitting $152.44 as a peak level and $151.22 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $152.21. The daily volume was measured at 1,215,331 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $155.44 and the 52-week low is $96.33. The company has a market cap of $19,574 million.

Rockwell Automation is a leading global provider of industrial automation power, control and information solutions that help customers meet their manufacturing productivity objectives. The Company brings together leading brands in industrial automation for Complete Automation solutions, including Allen-Bradley controls and services, Dodge mechanical power transmission products, Reliance Electric motors and drives, and Rockwell Software factory management software.


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