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Dover (DOV) Company Profile

Updated May 14, 2020
Dover has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Dover Corp.
Short Name:Dover
Trading Ticker Symbol:DOV
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Downers Grove, Illinois
Primary Industry Sector:Technology
Seconday Sub-sector:Specialty Industrial Machinery
Main Business Areas: Technology, Industrial Machinery and Components, Industrials, Diversified Industrials, Dividend Aristocrats, S&P 500
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding Dover stock

Market and Trading Information for Dover

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Dover as of writing:
Current Share Price:$85.49
Previous Year's Closing Price:$115.26
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-25.83%
Market Cap:$12.31 billion
52-week Price Range:$62.95 - $120.26
Dividend Per Share:$1.95
EPS (TTM):5.1
Price-Earnings (Trailing):16.76
Price-Earnings (Forward):15.29

Company Profile and Business Description for Dover

Dover Corporation, incorporated on April 22, 1947, is a diversified global manufacturer, delivering equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions and support services. The Company operates through four segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. The Company's customers include businesses supplying the waste and recycling, agricultural, defense, energy, automotive and commercial refrigeration industries.


The Company's Energy segment, serving the drilling and production, bearings and compression, and automation end markets, is a provider of solutions and services for the production and processing of fuels around the world. The Company designs and manufactures products that offer drilling, including polycrystalline diamond cutters (PDCs) for applications in down-hole drilling tools, and facilitates the extraction and movement of oil and gas from the ground, including steel sucker rods, down-hole rod pumps, electric submersible pumps, progressive cavity pumps, and drive systems and plunger lifts. In addition, these businesses manufacture winches, hoists, gear drives and electronic monitoring solutions for energy, infrastructure and recovery markets across the world. The Company manufactures various compressor parts that are used in natural gas production, distribution and oil refining markets. The Company offers bearings, bearing isolators, seals and remote condition monitoring systems that are used for rotating machinery applications, such as turbo machinery, motors, generators and compressors used in energy, utility, marine and other industries. The Company designs and manufactures products that support drilling and production of oil and gas, including quartz pressure transducers and hybrid electronics used in down-hole monitoring devices, chemical injection pumps, automated pump controllers, artificial lift optimization software, diagnostic instruments for reciprocating machinery and control valves. The Company manufactures its products primarily in North America.

The Company competes with DeBeers Group, Schlumberger Ltd., Weatherford International Ltd., General Electric, Baker Hughes, BORETS, Novomet, Compression Products International, Hoerbiger Holdings AG, John Crane and Kingsbury.

Engineered Systems

The Company's Engineered Systems segment includes two platforms: Printing & Identification, and Industrials. It is focused on the design, manufacture and service of equipment and components serving the fast-moving consumer goods, vehicle service, environmental solutions and industrial end markets. The Company's Printing & Identification platform is a supplier of precision marking and coding, digital textile printing, soldering and dispensing equipment, and related consumables and services across the world. The Company's Printing & Identification platform primarily designs and manufactures equipment and consumables used for printing variable information (such as bar coding of dates and serial numbers) on fast moving consumer goods. The Industrials businesses serve the vehicle service, industrial automation and waste and recycling markets, providing a range of products and services. Its businesses serving the global vehicle service market provide products and services used primarily in vehicle repair and maintenance, including light and heavy duty vehicle lifts, wheel service equipment, vehicle diagnostics and vehicle collision repair solutions. The Company sells its products to national dealership networks, original equipment manufacturers (OEM), national multi-shop operations (MSO) groups, independent repair and service shops, national accounts and government/transit customers, through a network of distributors and channel partners.

The Company's businesses in the industrial automation market provide a range of modular automation components, including manual clamps, power clamps, rotary and linear mechanical indexers, conveyors, pick and place units, glove ports and manipulators, as well as end-of-arm robotic grippers, slides and end effectors. These products serve a range of markets, including food processing, packaging, paper processing, medical, electronic, automotive, nuclear and general industrial products. Its businesses serving waste and recycling markets provide products and services for the refuse collection industry and for on-site processing and compaction of trash and recyclable materials. The Company sells its products to municipal customers, national accounts and independent waste haulers through a network of distributors and directly in certain geographic areas. The Engineered Systems segment's products are manufactured primarily in the United States and Europe.

The Company competes with Danaher Corp., Brother Industries Ltd, Electronics for Imaging, Oshkosh Corp., Siemens AG, Challenger Lifts and Labrie Enviroquip Group.


The Company's Fluids segment, serving the fluid transfer and pumps end markets, is focused on the safe handling of critical fluids across the retail fueling, chemical, hygienic, oil and gas and industrial end markets. As of December 31, 2016, the Fluids segment served two global end markets: Fluid Transfer and Pumps. The Company provides fluid handling solutions from refineries and chemical-processing plants through point-to-point transfers, transportation and delivery to the final point of consumption. The Company provides fuel dispensers, payment systems, hanging hardware, underground containment systems, as well as monitoring and optimization software. The Fluid Transfer business also specializes in the manufacturing of connectors for use in a range of bioprocessing applications. The Company offers pumps and compressors that are used to transfer liquid and bulk products and are sold to a range of markets, including the refined fuels, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), food/sanitary, transportation and chemical process industries. The pumps include positive displacement and centrifugal pumps that are used in fluid transfer process applications. The Fluids segment's products are manufactured primarily in the United States, Europe, China and Brazil.

The Company competes with Fortive, Franklin Electric, Gardner Denver, Inc., IDEX Corp, Ingersoll Rand, ITT and SPX Corp.

Refrigeration & Food Equipment

The Refrigeration & Food Equipment segment is a provider of energy efficient equipment and systems, serving the commercial refrigeration and food equipment end markets. The Company's Refrigeration businesses manufacture refrigeration systems, refrigeration display cases, specialty glass, commercial glass refrigerator and freezer doors and brazed heat exchangers used in industrial and climate control. The Company's Food Equipment businesses manufacture electrical distribution products and engineering services, commercial food service equipment, cook-chill production systems, custom food storage and preparation products, kitchen ventilation systems, conveyer systems and beverage can-making machinery. The Company offers products to the retail and convenience stores, the commercial/industrial refrigeration industry, institutional and commercial food service and food production markets, and beverage can-making industries. The Refrigeration & Food Equipment segment's products are manufactured primarily in North America, Europe and Asia.

The Company competes with Panasonic, Lennox International, Alfa Laval, Manitowoc Company, Illinois Tool and Middleby.

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ETFs Holding Dover Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the Dover stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have Dover stock holding. There are a total of 157 ETFs in records which are holding Dover stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

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ACWIiShares MSCI ACWI ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large- and midcap global stocks, covering 85% of the developed and emerging markets capitalization. ...Full Details ...Candlestick Patterns.0.32%1596
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BIBLInspire 100 ETFThe Inspire 100 ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of large-cap US stocks, selected based on the firm’s proprietary definition of biblical values. ...Full Details0.35%101
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CATHGlobal X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETFThe Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values ETF tracks an index of US large-cap stocks selected from the S&P 500. The cap-weighted index omits companies from certain industries at odds with Catholic values. ...Full Details0.29%464
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CHGXChange Finance Diversified Impact US Large Cap Fossil Fuel Free ETFCHGX tracks an index of 100 US large-cap stocks that meet diverse environmental, social, and governance standards. ...Full Details0.49%101
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CRBNiShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETFThe iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF tracks an index of stocks from global firms selected for a bias toward lower carbon emissions, but with tight constraints to the broad, marketlike ACWI index. ...Full Details0.2%1204
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CSMProshares Large Cap Core PlusThe ProShares Large Cap Core Plus ETF tracks a long/short index of the 500 largest US stocks. It uses a set of rules to assign weights to each equity that add up to 130% long and 30% short exposure. ...Full Details0.45%320
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DGROiShares Core Dividend Growth ETFThe iShares Core Dividend Growth ETF tracks an index of US stocks that are selected by dividends, dividend growth and payout ratio, then weighted by dividend dollars. ...Full Details0.08%449
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DGRWWisdomTree US Dividend Growth FundThe WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth ETF tracks the performance of the WisdomTree US Dividend Growth Index by investing in large- and midcap dividend-paying US common stocks with growth characteristics. ...Full Details0.28%276
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DIVBiShares US Dividend and Buyback ETFThe iShares US Dividend and Buyback ETF tracks an index of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks that have a history of dividend payments and/or share buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%354
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DLNWisdomTree US LargeCap Dividend ETFThe WisdomTree U.S. LargeCap Dividend Fund tracks a dividend-weighted index of the 300 largest US companies that pay regularly pay cash dividends. ...Full Details0.28%294
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See Full List of ETFs holding Dover stock in their respective portfolios.

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▶ Eaton (ETN): Eaton Corporation plc (Eaton), incorporated on May 10, 2012, is a power management company. The Company provides solutions that help its customers manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. Its segments ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Graham (GHM): Graham Corporation, incorporated on March 7, 1983, designs, manufactures and sells critical equipment for the energy, defense and chemical/petrochemical industries. The Company designs and manufactures custom-engineered ejectors, vacuum pumping systems, ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Howmet Aerospace (HWM): Howmet Aerospace Inc. provides advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries. It offers jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, and titanium structural parts for mission-critical performance and efficiency in aerospace and defense applications, as well as forged wheels for commercial transportation. ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Illinois Tool Works (ITW): Illinois Tool Works Inc., incorporated on June 19, 1961, is a manufacturer of a range of industrial products and equipment. The Company operates through seven segments: Automotive OEM; Food Equipment; ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ John Bean (JBT): John Bean Technologies Corporation designs, manufactures, tests, installs, and services products and systems for the food and beverage, and air transportation industries. The company operates through ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Kadant (KAI): Kadant Inc., incorporated on November 12, 1991, is a supplier of equipment and components used in process industries. In addition, the Company manufactures granules made from papermaking by-products. Its segments ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Otis Worldwide (OTIS): Otis Worldwide Corporation manufactures, installs, and services elevators and escalators worldwide. The company operates through two segments, New Equipment and Service. The New Equipment segment designs, manufactures, sells, and installs a range of passenger and freight elevators, as well as escalators and....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Parsons (PSN): Parsons Corporation provides technology based solutions in the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets in North America, the Middle East, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Federal Solutions and Critical Infrastructure. The company offers cybersecurity software and engineering services, hardware prototyping, and other technical services to the U.S. Army and the United ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Pentair (PNR): Pentair plc, incorporated on November 28, 2013, is a diversified industrial manufacturing company. The Companys segments include Water, Electrical and Other. The Water segment consists of the Companys Water Quality ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Rexnord (RXN): Rexnord Corporation, incorporated on July 13, 2006, is a multi-platform industrial company. The Company operates through two segments: Process & Motion Control platform, and Water Management platform. The Process & ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ SPX (SPXC): SPX Corporation, incorporated on February 9, 1968, is a global supplier of infrastructure equipment. The Company operates through three segments: HVAC; Detection and Measurement, and Engineered Solutions. The HVAC solutions ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ SPX FLOW (FLOW): SPX FLOW, Inc. provides various engineered solutions worldwide. It operates in three segments: Food and Beverage, Power and Energy, and Industrial. The Food and Beverage segment offers mixing, drying,....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Standex International (SXI): Standex International Corporation, incorporated on May 22, 1975, is a diversified manufacturing company. The Company is a manufacturer of a range of products and services for diverse commercial and industrial ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Tennant (TNC): Tennant Company, incorporated on January 8, 1909, is engaged in designing, manufacturing and marketing of cleaning solutions. The Companys segments are Americas; Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific. The ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ The Middleby (MIDD): The Middleby Corporation (Middleby), incorporated on March 12, 1985, is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of commercial foodservice, food processing equipment and residential kitchen equipment. The Company operates ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Trane Technologies (TT): Trane Technologies Public Limited Company manufactures industrial equipment. The Company offers central heaters, air conditioners, electric vehicles, air cleaners, and fluid handling products. Trane Technologies serves customers worldwide.....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Twin Disc (TWIN): Twin Disc, Incorporated, incorporated on September 12, 1918, designs, manufactures and sells marine and heavy duty off-highway power transmission equipment. The Company operates through two segments: manufacturing and distribution. The ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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