Illinois Tool Works (ITW) : Proshare Advisors scooped up 64,480 additional shares in Illinois Tool Works during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 419,375 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $49,859,494.Illinois Tool Works makes up approximately 0.61% of Proshare Advisors’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Seven Eight Capital boosted its stake in ITW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 7,900 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,700 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $1,391,013. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.46% of Seven Eight Capital’s portfolio. Advisors Preferred added ITW to its portfolio by purchasing 129 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $15,337. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.01% of Advisors Preferred’s portfolio.Institutional Family Asset Management boosted its stake in ITW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 864 additional shares and now holds a total of 29,215 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $3,413,481. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 1.16% of Institutional Family Asset Management’s portfolio.Mitsubishi Ufj Kokusai Asset Management Ltd. boosted its stake in ITW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,332 additional shares and now holds a total of 48,862 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $5,626,459. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.14% of Mitsubishi Ufj Kokusai Asset Management Ltd.’s portfolio.
Illinois Tool Works opened for trading at $119.71 and hit $120.67 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $120.49, with a gain of 0.72% or 0.86 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 10,57,725 shares. Company has a market cap of $42,769 M.
On the company’s financial health, Illinois Tool Works reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.40. The company had revenue of $3431.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3413.93 million. The company’s revenue was down -.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.30 EPS.
Investors should note that on Aug 5, 2016, Illinois Tool Works announced a cash dividend of $0.6500. The company’s management has announced Sep 28, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 30, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Oct 6, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Illinois Tool Works. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 21, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 104 from a previous price target of $101 .Robert W. Baird Downgraded Illinois Tool Works on Jun 23, 2016 to ” Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $108.
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) is a manufacturer of a range of industrial products and equipment. The Company’s operates in seven segments: Automotive OEM Test & Measurement and Electronics Food Equipment Polymers & Fluids Welding Construction Products and Specialty Products. These operations serve end markets as automotive original equipment manufacturers/tiers automotive aftermarket general industrial commercial food equipment and construction. It produces components and fasteners for automotive-related applications; equipment consumables and related software; commercial food equipment adhesives sealants lubrication and cutting fluids; arc welding equipment consumables and accessories; construction fastening systems and truss products and beverage packaging equipment and consumables. The Company operates approximately 90 divisions in 57 countries.