4 Big Capital Goods Stocks Trading Under a P/E Ratio of 25

Wall St. Watchdog assesses a stock screen that looks at large cap stocks in the Capital Goods Sector.  Its criteria are:

  • The stock trades on a US exchange
  • The company’s market capitalization is at least $50 billion

We take a look at the company’s current P/E (excluding extraordinary items) and its year-over-year revenue growth.  Following is information on these companies:

  • The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. Its current P/E (excluding extraordinary items) is 16.48075. The stock recently traded at $73.93. Its revenue for the most recent fiscal year was $64,306,000,000, which represents a change of -5.82% over the previous year. About the company:  The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, and markets commercial jet aircraft, as well as provides related support services to the commercial airline industry worldwide. The Company also researches, develops, produces, modifies, and supports information, space, and defense systems, including military aircraft, helicopters and space and missile systems.
  • 3M Company (NYSE:MMM): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. Its current P/E (excluding extraordinary items) is 16.57148. The stock recently traded at $94.85. Its revenue for the most recent fiscal year was $26,662,000,000, which represents a change of 15.31% over the previous year. About the company:  3M Co. conducts operations in electronics, telecommunications, industrial, consumer and office, health care, safety, and other markets. The Company’s businesses share technologies, manufacturing operations, brands, marketing channels, and other resources. 3M serves customers in countries located around the world.
  • United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. Its current P/E (excluding extraordinary items) is 18.37599. The stock recently traded at $88.51. Its revenue for the most recent fiscal year was $54,326,000,000, which represents a change of 3.63% over the previous year. About the company:  United Technologies Corporation provides technology products and support services to customers in the aerospace and building industries worldwide. The Company’s products include aircraft engines, elevators and escalators, heating and air conditioning equipment, helicopters, aerospace systems, fuel cell systems, and fire and safety equipment.
  • Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): This company operates in the Capital Goods sector. Its current P/E (excluding extraordinary items) is 24.89984. The stock recently traded at $106.46. Its revenue for the most recent fiscal year was $42,588,000,000, which represents a change of 31.46% over the previous year. About the company:  Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets construction, mining, agricultural, and forestry machinery. The Company also manufactures engines and other related parts for its equipment, and offers financing and insurance. Caterpillar distributes its products through a worldwide organization of dealers. Competitors to Watch: Deere & Company (NYSE:DE), General Electric Company (NYSE:GE), Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE), Columbus McKinnon Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCO), Manitowoc Company, Inc. (NYSE:MTW), Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI), CNH Global N.V. (NYSE:CNH), Navistar Intl. Corp. (NYSE:NAV), Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX), and Lindsay Corporation (NYSE:LNN).

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from screener.co.  All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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