The Senior Exec. VP and CFO of Emerson Electric Company (NYSE: EMR) is Selling Shares

By Carrie Williams

Today, the Senior Exec. VP and CFO of Emerson Electric Company (NYSE: EMR), Frank Dellaquila, sold shares of EMR for $136K.

Following Frank Dellaquila’s last EMR Sell transaction on December 04, 2013, the stock climbed by 6.5%. In addition to Frank Dellaquila, one other EMR executive reported Sell trades in the last month.

Based on Emerson Electric Company’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending September 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $4.44 billion and quarterly net profit of $504 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $3.93 billion and had a net profit of $438 million. The company has a one-year high of $67.79 and a one-year low of $55.40. EMR’s market cap is $41.54B and the company has a P/E ratio of 29.65.

Seven different firms, including Berenberg Bank and Merrill Lynch, currently also have a Sell rating on the stock. Based on 9 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $69.88, reflecting a -7.2% downside.

The insider sentiment on Emerson Electric Company has been neutral according to 50 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is slightly higher than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Emerson Electric Co. engages in the provision of measurement and analytical instrumentation; industrial valves and equipment; process control systems, and tools and appliance solutions for customers in a range of industrial, commercial, and consumer markets. It operates through the following segments: Automation Solutions, Climate Technologies, and Tools and Home Products. The Automation Solutions segment offers products; software and technology; and engineering, project management, consulting services and integrated manufacturing solutions for precision measurement, control, monitoring, asset optimization, and safety and reliability of oil and gas reservoirs, manufacturing operations, and plants that process or treat various items. The The Climate Technologies segment provides products and services for many areas of the climate control industry, including residential heating and cooling, commercial air conditioning, and commercial and industrial refrigeration. The Tools and Home Products segment sells tools for professionals and homeowners; and appliance solutions. The company was founded by Charles Meston and Alexander Meston on September 24, 1890 and is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.