A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) stock soared 0.75% and closed at 63.54 on Friday. The stock opened the session at $63.38 and touched its highest price point at $64.2. Its recent trading capacity is 905708 shares versus to its average trading volume of 973105 shares. The company’s stock’s lowest price point for the session stood at $63.01.AOS traded as low as $ 53.23 in the past 52 weeks, and shares hit its peak level to $68.39. 16100 employees work in the Company. It has market cap of $10.87B and dividend yield of 1.13%.
Global water technology company A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) reported that it has named Aninda DasGupta senior vice president-international. DasGupta will also serve as chairman and president of A. O. Smith Holdings (Barbados) SRL, located in Hong Kong SAR.
Kevin J. Wheeler, president and chief operating officer of A. O. Smith Corporation, said in making the announcement “Aninda brings experience over a wide range of disciplines including research and development, product development, marketing, business development, and general management”. “His background includes assignments in Asia, Europe, and the U.S., offering a well-rounded global perspective to this critical leadership position.”
DasGupta joins A. O. Smith after working the last six years at OSRAM GmbH, one of the world’s largest lighting companies. Since 2014, he has served as vice president in several roles including head of strategic marketing, head of e-commerce, and general manager of the flex and signage business lines for the LED Lamps and Digital Systems business units. From 2012 to 2014, he served as vice president and head of sales and marketing in the Asia Pacific region for OSRAM’s General Lighting business units.
Shares of A. O. Smith Corporation have been recently spotted trading -7.09% off of the 52-week high price. On the other end, company shares have been noted 19.37% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. 52 week range of the stock remained $ 53.23 – 68.39. Switching over to some distances from popular moving averages, we see that the stock has been recorded 0.07% away from the 50 day moving average and 2.87% away from the 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading 0.10% off of the 20-day moving average.