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Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (TDY) is a leading scientific & technical instruments business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$426.54 after a previous close of US$424.81. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD421.975 to a high of USD428.9458. The latest price was USD426.65 (25 minute delay). Teledyne Technologies Incorporated is listed on the NYSE. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Teledyne Technologies Incorporated

  1. Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: TDY. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Teledyne Technologies Incorporated reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of US$422.63, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated share price

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Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-06-15.
Previous closeUS$424.81
Change US$1.84
Change % 0.4331%
Volume 246,606
Information last updated 2021-06-10.
52-week rangeUS$289.19 - US$457.79
50-day moving average US$425.418
200-day moving average US$399.6671
Target priceUS$491.57
PE ratio 39.5748
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) US$10.678

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Is it a good time to buy Teledyne Technologies Incorporated stock?

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Teledyne Technologies Incorporated price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the last close of $426.65

1 week (2021-06-09) 1.88%
1 month (2021-05-14) 0.19%
3 months (2021-03-16) 8.98%
6 months (2020-12-16) 12.33%
1 year (2020-06-16) 26.12%
2 years (2019-06-14) 67.50%
3 years (2018-06-15) 108.24%
5 years (2016-06-16) 330.00%

Is Teledyne Technologies Incorporated under- or over-valued?

Valuing Teledyne Technologies Incorporated stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's P/E ratio

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 40x. In other words, Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares trade at around 40x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's PEG ratio

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.98. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's EBITDA

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$663.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated financials

Revenue TTM US$3.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 17.63%
Gross profit TTM US$1.2 billion
Return on assets TTM 5.61%
Return on equity TTM 13.28%
Profit margin 13.01%
Book value 90.022
Market capitalisation US$19.7 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares

There are currently 914,233 Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares held short by investors – that's known as Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's "short interest". This figure is 65.7% down from 2.7 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares can be evaluated.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares traded daily (recently around 400979.38596491). Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's SIR currently stands at 2.28. In other words for every 100,000 Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2280 shares are currently held short.

However Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares, or, against the total number of tradable Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0248% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Teledyne Technologies Incorporated shares, roughly 25 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Teledyne Technologies Incorporated.

Find out more about how you can short Teledyne Technologies Incorporated stock.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated share dividends

We're not expecting Teledyne Technologies Incorporated to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$289.19 up to US$457.79. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

TDY.US volatility(beta: 1.13)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's is 1.125. This would suggest that Teledyne Technologies Incorporated's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated overview

Teledyne Technologies Incorporated provides instrumentation, digital imaging, aerospace and defense electronics, and engineered systems in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Denmark, France, the Netherlands, and internationally. The company's Instrumentation segment offers monitoring and control instruments for marine, environmental, industrial, and other applications, as well as electronic test and measurement equipment; and power and communications connectivity devices for distributed instrumentation systems and sensor networks deployed in mission critical and harsh environments. Its Digital Imaging segment provides image sensors and digital cameras for use in industrial, scientific, academic research, and medical applications; and hardware and software for image processing and automatic data collection in industrial, academic research, and medical applications, as well as manufacturing services for micro electro-mechanical systems. This segment also offers light detection and ranging systems; focal plane arrays, sensors, and subsystems; and geospatial software products. The company's Aerospace and Defense Electronics segment provides electronic components and subsystems, as well as communications products, such as defense electronics; environment interconnects; data acquisition and communications equipment for aircraft; components and subsystems for wireless and satellite communications; and general aviation batteries. Its Engineered Systems segment offers systems engineering and integration, technology development, and manufacturing solutions for defense, space, environmental, and energy applications; and designs and manufactures electrochemical energy systems and electronics for military applications. The company markets and sells its products and services through sales forces, third-party distributors, and commissioned sales representatives. Teledyne Technologies Incorporated was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California.

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