Investor FAQs

Whom may I contact for more information regarding Applied Industrial Technologies?

For financial information:

Ryan D. Cieslak
Director - Investor Relations & Treasury
Applied Industrial Technologies


For corporate information:

Julie A. Kho
Manager - Corporate Communications & Public Relations
Applied Industrial Technologies

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When was Applied Industrial Technologies founded?

Applied Industrial Technologies was founded in January, 1923, by Joseph Bruening in Cleveland, Ohio, as The Ohio Ball Bearing Company.

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Where is Applied Industrial Technologies headquartered?

Applied Industrial Technologies
1 Applied Plaza
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-5000
Phone: 216-426-4000

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What is the Applied Industrial Technologies stock exchange listing?

Applied is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "AIT".

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Who is the stock transfer agent and registrar?

Requests to transfer Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. shares and all correspondence regarding address change information, duplicate mailings, missing certificates, failure to receive dividend checks in a timely manner or to participate in the Company's direct stock purchase program should be directed to: Computershare Investor Services

Mailing Addresses:

P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940-3078

Overnight correspondence should be sent to:
150 Royall St.
Suite 101
Canton, MA 02021

Shareholder website

Shareholder online inquiries

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Who are the independent auditors for Applied Industrial Technologies?

Deloitte & Touche
Cleveland, Ohio

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What is the fiscal year for Applied Industrial Technologies?

Applied’s fiscal year runs from July 1 through June 30.

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When was the initial public offering for Applied Industrial Technologies?

Shares in our business began trading on the American Stock Exchange in 1953. On January 11, 1965, the Company's shares were listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "BER". The ticker symbol changed to "APZ" on January 1, 1997, when the Company changed its name to Applied Industrial Technologies. The current symbol, "AIT", was adopted July 3, 2000.

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How can I obtain an investor packet?

You may obtain an investor information packet by visiting the Resources section of the site and completing the request form.

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Can I download or view a copy of the annual report from the website?

You can download or view a PDF of the current annual report by visiting the Annual Reports section of the site. In order to view this PDF file, you will need a copy of Acrobat Reader, available to be downloaded at no charge from Adobe.

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Does Applied Industrial Technologies currently pay a dividend?

Yes. Applied has paid a cash dividend every quarter for more than 50 years. The current quarterly dividend rate is $0.34 per share.

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What is the dividend payment date?

Quarterly dividends are paid in the months of February, May, August and November.

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Is a direct stock purchase program available for investors in Applied Industrial Technologies?

Computershare Trust Company, Inc., sponsors and administers Computershare BYDS, a common stock program for investors in Applied Industrial Technologies. To enroll online, click on the Direct Stock Purchase tab at left or call Computershare at 800-988-5291 for enrollment information.

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How can I get more information about the performance of the stock?

To get more information about stock performance, please visit the Stock Information section.

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How can I find the Applied Industrial Technologies location nearest me?

Visit the Locate a Service Center section of the main site to locate your nearest Applied service center by zip code.

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