Last $21.68 USD
Change Today +0.08 / 0.37%
Volume 719.9K
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abb ltd-spon adr (ABB) Snapshot

Open
$21.47
Previous Close
$21.60
Day High
$21.73
Day Low
$21.47
52 Week High
01/17/14 - $26.36
52 Week Low
10/16/14 - $19.92
Market Cap
50.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
2.1M
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
2.3B
EX-Date
05/5/14
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$0.79
Dividend Yield
3.64%
Current Stock Chart for ABB LTD-SPON ADR (ABB)

abb ltd-spon adr (ABB) Details

ABB Ltd provides power and automation technologies for utility and industrial customers worldwide. The company’s Power Products segment offers switchgears, circuit breakers, capacitors, surge arresters, cable accessories, high voltage components, reclosers, fuses, contactors, relays, sensors, motor control centers, ring main units, and modular systems; and power, traction, distribution, and other special transformers. Its Power Systems segment provides integrated power and automation solutions; alternating current (AC) and direct current transmission systems; flexible AC systems technologies; land and submarine cables, as well as accessories and services for medium-to high-voltage AC and DC systems; air-and gas-insulated substations; and network management solutions. This segment also offers support agreements and retrofits, spare parts, service, and training; and consulting services. The company’s Discrete Automation and Motion segment provides motors, generators, variable speed drives, programmable logic controllers, robots and robotics, solar inverters, wind converters, rectifiers, excitation systems, and related services for discrete automation, process industries, transportation, and utilities. Its Low Voltage Products segment provides protection, control, and measurement for electrical installations; enclosures, switchboards, electronics, and electromechanical devices for industrial machines and plants; products for wiring and cable management, cable protection systems, power connection, and safety; and building control systems for home and building automation. The company’s Process Automation segment develops and sells control and plant optimization systems, automation products and solutions, and industry-specific application services for the oil, gas, petrochemicals, metals and minerals, marine and turbocharging, pulp and paper, chemical and pharmaceuticals, and power industries. ABB Ltd was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

145,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/22/14
Founded in 1883

abb ltd-spon adr (ABB) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.2.4M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.1.6M
Heal of Legal & Integrity, General Counsel an...
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.2.0M
Head of Power Products Division
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.1.9M
Head of Process Automation Division
Total Annual Compensation: SFr.1.5M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

abb ltd-spon adr (ABB) Key Developments

ABB Ltd. Announces Board Changes

ABB announced that Hubertus von Grünberg, chairman of its board of directors, and Michael Treschow have decided not to stand for re-election to the board of directors at the next Annual General Meeting (AGM). The company's board has unanimously nominated Peter Voser to succeed von Grünberg as chairman. David Constable will stand for election at the AGM, as previously announced, and all other members of the board will stand for re-election. Voser, most recently, was CEO of Royal Dutch Shell from 2009 to the end of 2013. Also, the board intends to elect Jacob Wallenberg as vice-chairman of the board after the 30 April 2015 AGM.

ABB Limited Receives Contract from SHE Transmission for HVDC System in Moray

ABB Limited has received a contract worth GBP 460 million from Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc, or SHE Transmission, to design, engineer, supply and commission a high voltage direct current, or HVDC, system running between converter stations at Spittal in central Caithness and Blackhillock, in Moray, Scotland. The contract is part of the Caithness to Moray Transmission Project, the vital new subsea link which will allow more renewable energy to join up to the network in the north of Scotland. It is Scotland's ever Living Wage contract to date and will support at least 600 jobs. Construction work is expected to be completed in 2018. It is part of a transformational programme of investment in electricity transmission infrastructure to support the transition to lower carbon electricity generation, increasing security of supply and economic growth. All staff and contractors will be paid at least the Living Wage of GBP 7.65 per hour and GBP 7.85 from April 2015.

ABB Ltd. and Hitachi Ltd. to Form Strategic Power Grid Partnership for HDVC in Japan

ABB Ltd. and Hitachi Ltd. announced an agreement to form a joint venture for high voltage direct current (HVDC) system solutions in Japan. The new entity, to be based in Tokyo, will be responsible for the design, engineering, supply and after-sales services related to the DC system of HVDC projects bringing ABB's latest technologies to the Japanese market where Hitachi will be the prime contractor. Hitachi and ABB will take equity interests of 51% and 49% respectively. This is the first step of a strategic partnership between the two companies to contribute to the evolution of Japan's power network. Hitachi and ABB will explore further strengthening of the relationship and address opportunities to widen the scope for future collaboration. The joint venture is expected to commence operations in the coming months, subject to the necessary approvals and statutory procedures.

 

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Price/Earnings 20.2x
Price/Sales 1.2x
Price/Book 2.8x
Price/Cash Flow 20.4x
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