What Should Investors Know About AGCO (AGCO) Stock?

Shares of Mid-cap industrials company AGCO moved -2.0 this afternoon, and are now trading at $118.41 per share. On the other hand, the average analyst target price for the stock is $152.77.

AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide.

Potential AGCO Investors Should Analyze the Following:

  • AGCO has moved 24.0% over the last year.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 1.55. A number between 0 and 1 could mean that the market is undervaluing AGCO's estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 2.14

  • AGCO currently returns an annual dividend yield of 0.8%.

Understanding AGCO's Operating Margins

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Operating Expenses ($ k) Operating Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023-03-01 12,651,400 -1,690,500 10 11.11
2022-02-25 11,138,300 -1,555,100 9 28.57
2021-03-01 9,149,700 -1,403,600 7 16.67
2020-02-28 9,041,400 -1,444,800 6 20.0
2019-03-01 9,352,000 -1,489,300 5 0.0
2018-02-28 8,306,500 -1,350,800 5

Averaging out to 7.0% over the last 6 years, AGCO's operating margins are lagging the Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery industry average of 13.8%. On the other hand, we note that the firm's margins are growing at a 12.9% compounded average yearly rate.

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