TFO Wealth Partners LLC Has $62,000 Holdings in ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESE)

TFO Wealth Partners LLC grew its position in ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE:ESEFree Report) by 53,200.0% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 533 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock after purchasing an additional 532 shares during the quarter. TFO Wealth Partners LLC’s holdings in ESCO Technologies were worth $62,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its holdings in ESCO Technologies by 269.0% in the 3rd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 34,253 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $3,577,000 after buying an additional 24,971 shares in the last quarter. Swiss National Bank grew its stake in shares of ESCO Technologies by 0.9% in the third quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 56,700 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock valued at $5,922,000 after acquiring an additional 500 shares in the last quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. increased its position in ESCO Technologies by 3.2% during the third quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. now owns 269,468 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $28,143,000 after acquiring an additional 8,289 shares during the period. Deutsche Bank AG raised its stake in ESCO Technologies by 14.2% in the 3rd quarter. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 13,079 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $1,366,000 after purchasing an additional 1,624 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P raised its stake in ESCO Technologies by 0.7% in the 3rd quarter. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P now owns 348,081 shares of the scientific and technical instruments company’s stock worth $36,353,000 after purchasing an additional 2,331 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 95.70% of the company’s stock.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, StockNews.com lowered shares of ESCO Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, February 17th.

Check Out Our Latest Stock Analysis on ESCO Technologies

ESCO Technologies Price Performance

ESCO Technologies stock opened at $107.30 on Friday. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $105.62 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $105.23. The firm has a market cap of $2.76 billion, a PE ratio of 28.16 and a beta of 1.14. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.15, a current ratio of 2.15 and a quick ratio of 1.42. ESCO Technologies Inc. has a one year low of $94.59 and a one year high of $118.60.

ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESEGet Free Report) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 9th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.88 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $249.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $241.15 million. ESCO Technologies had a return on equity of 8.83% and a net margin of 9.94%. ESCO Technologies’s revenue for the quarter was up 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.76 earnings per share. As a group, research analysts expect that ESCO Technologies Inc. will post 4.2 EPS for the current fiscal year.

ESCO Technologies Announces Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 3rd. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.30%. ESCO Technologies’s dividend payout ratio is 8.40%.

ESCO Technologies Profile

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ESCO Technologies Inc produces and supplies engineered products and systems for industrial and commercial markets worldwide. It operates through three segments: Aerospace & Defense, Utility Solutions Group, and RF Test & Measurement. The Aerospace & Defense segment designs and manufactures filtration products, including hydraulic filter elements and fluid control devices used in commercial aerospace applications; filter mechanisms used in micro-propulsion devices for satellites; and custom designed filters for manned aircraft and submarines.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ESCO Technologies (NYSE:ESE)

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