Eastern Company (The) Company Profile (NASDAQ:EML)

About Eastern Company (The)

Eastern Company (The) logoThe Eastern Company manufactures and sells industrial hardware, security products and metal products from over six United States operations and seven foreign subsidiaries. The Company maintains over 13 physical locations. It operates through three segments: Industrial Hardware, Security Products and Metal Products. The Industrial Hardware segment consists of Eberhard Manufacturing, Eberhard Hardware Manufacturing Ltd., Canadian Commercial Vehicles Corporation, Composite Panel Technologies, Eastern Industrial Ltd. and Sesamee Mexicana, S.A. de C.V. The Security Products segment, made up of Greenwald Industries, Argo Transdata, Illinois Lock Company/CCL Security Products, World Lock Company Ltd., Dongguan Reeworld Security Products Ltd. and World Security Industries Ltd., is a manufacturer of security products. The Metal Products segment, based at the Company's Frazer & Jones facility, is a producer of expansion shells for use in supporting the roofs of underground mines.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Small Tools & Accessories
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: EML
  • CUSIP: 27631710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.50
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.02
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.83
  • 52-Week Range: $15.74 - $21.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.73
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $121.95M
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,254,000
  • Beta: 0.67
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.66%
  • Return on Equity: 9.67%
  • Return on Assets: 6.38%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 5.74%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.22%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017        
11/3/2016Q3 2016$0.38$36.20 million$33.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q1$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2016Q4$0.28$34.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2$0.09$34.80 million$37.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.14$35.80 million$36.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q3$0.39$34.30 million$35.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q114$0.24$34.70 million$35.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q313$0.29$39.60 million$34.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$0.28$38.10 million$35.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:2.26%
Payout Ratio:35.77% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)

Dividend History for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/9/2017quarterly$0.112.26%2/27/20173/1/20173/15/2017
11/4/2016quarterly$0.112.33%11/14/201611/16/201612/15/2016
7/29/2016quarterly$0.112.48%8/15/20168/17/20169/15/2016
5/2/2016quarterly$0.112.67%5/16/20165/18/20166/15/2016
2/12/2016quarterly$0.112.89%2/22/20162/24/20163/15/2016
10/29/2015quarterly$0.112.68%11/16/201511/18/201512/15/2015
7/30/2015quarterly$0.112.5%8/17/20158/19/20159/15/2015
4/30/2015quarterly$0.112.2%5/18/20155/20/20156/15/2015
2/12/2015quarterly$0.112.18%2/19/20152/23/20153/16/2015
10/22/2014quarterly$0.112.79%11/17/201411/19/201412/15/2014
7/23/2014quarterly$0.112.72%8/18/20148/20/20149/15/2014
4/23/2014quarterly$0.112.61%5/19/20145/21/20146/16/2014
2/6/2014quarterly$0.112.82%2/14/20142/19/20143/14/2014
10/23/2013quarterly$0.112.63%11/18/201311/20/201312/16/2013
7/24/2013quarterly$0.112.7%8/19/20138/21/20139/16/2013
4/24/2013quarterly$0.102.47%5/20/20135/22/20136/14/2013
2/6/2013quarterly$0.102.48%2/15/20132/20/20133/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.44%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 55.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/29/2016Frederick D DisantoDirectorBuy2,000$16.36$32,720.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy2,500$16.78$41,950.00View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy4,299$17.60$75,662.40View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy400$17.95$7,180.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy2,052$16.56$33,981.12View SEC Filing  
9/29/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy1,019$16.00$16,304.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy1,496$15.77$23,591.92View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy19,958$16.30$325,315.40View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy42,058$16.80$706,574.40View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy15,522$19.35$300,350.70View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy10,000$19.34$193,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Charles W HenryDirectorSell5,000$19.29$96,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy9,071$19.44$176,340.24View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy3,441$19.50$67,099.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
DateHeadline
forbes.com logoElon Musk's Net Worth Falls $500 Million In Two Days Following Latest Earnings Report - Forbes (NASDAQ:EML)
www.forbes.com - February 26 at 4:01 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoBenzinga's Option Alert Recap From February 24 (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 24 at 5:45 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMesoblast to Host Second Quarter and First Half Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 24 at 5:45 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEASTERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NASDAQ:EML)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:40 PM
nytimes.com logoMorning Agenda: Yahoo, Asian Conglomerates, Trump and Fox News - New York Times (NASDAQ:EML)
www.nytimes.com - February 16 at 6:44 AM
nytimes.com logoYahoo and Verizon Are Said to Be Near a Cheaper Deal - New York Times (NASDAQ:EML)
www.nytimes.com - February 16 at 12:26 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoHOTEL Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results & 2017 Guidance (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 14 at 8:18 PM
marketwatch.com logoThe Wall Street Journal: U.S. sanctions Venezuela’s vice president for alleged drug, terror ties (NASDAQ:EML)
www.marketwatch.com - February 13 at 7:39 PM
thestreet.com logoThe Eastern Company (NASDAQ-EML) today announced the results of its operations for the fourth quarter of 2016. (NASDAQ:EML)
www.thestreet.com - February 11 at 3:32 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoEASTERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:EML)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEASTERN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:EML)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:29 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoThe Eastern Company Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.42 Per Share and Fiscal Year Earnings of $1.25 Per Share (NASDAQ:EML)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:29 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoThe Eastern Company Reports Fourth Quarter Earnings of $0.42 Per Share and Fiscal Year Earnings of $1.25 Per Share (NASDAQ:EML)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:29 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEastern posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:EML)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:29 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEastern posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:EML)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:29 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoCymaBay Therapeutics to Present at the 2017 BIO CEO & Investor Conference (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 7 at 9:19 AM
marketwatch.com logoThe Wall Street Journal: Eastern Outfitters, parent of Mountain Sports and Bob’s Stores, files for bankruptcy (NASDAQ:EML)
www.marketwatch.com - February 6 at 7:42 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoSports Direct in talks to bid for Bob's, Eastern Mountain Sports -sources (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.reuters.com - February 1 at 6:55 PM
News IconWhat’s Ahead for Eastern Co (EML) After Forming Double Top Pattern? (NASDAQ:EML)
randolphguide.com - January 31 at 5:36 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoUPDATE 2-Certain flight crew barred from U.S. entry after Trump order - IATA memo (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.reuters.com - January 29 at 12:47 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoNext Group Holdings, Inc. to Present at RedChip's Global Online Growth Conference (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.benzinga.com - January 26 at 9:17 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoHope Bancorp Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.12 Per Share (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.benzinga.com - January 24 at 5:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBiogen inks distribution deal in Eastern Europe for Benepali and Flixabi (NASDAQ:EML)
seekingalpha.com - January 23 at 9:41 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoAbraaj buys home furnisher Casaideas in first Chile acquisition (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.reuters.com - January 19 at 1:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoThe Eastern Co. : EML-US: Dividend Analysis : November 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 13, 2017 (NASDAQ:EML)
www.capitalcube.com - January 13 at 5:45 PM
News IconFox News settled sexual harassment claims by former host - WSJ - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (NASDAQ:EML)
www.thegazette.com - January 11 at 12:25 AM
News IconFox News secretly settled sex-harassment claim against Bill O'Reilly - Santa Fe New Mexican (NASDAQ:EML)
www.santafenewmexican.com - January 10 at 11:05 PM
cnbc.com logoFormer UN chief Ban's relatives charged in bribery case (NASDAQ:EML)
www.cnbc.com - January 10 at 1:54 PM
marketwatch.com logoCapitol Report: Assange: Russians not involved, Obama’s White House is trying to delegitimize Trump (NASDAQ:EML)
www.marketwatch.com - January 3 at 5:21 PM
insidermonkey.com logoBig Investment in Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) and Four Other Picks Send Barington Capital’s Returns Through the Roof (NASDAQ:EML)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 27 at 5:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEASTERN CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:EML)
biz.yahoo.com - December 27 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEASTERN CO Financials (NASDAQ:EML)
finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 5:08 PM
bizjournals.com logoNaf Naf Grill continues to expand (NASDAQ:EML)
www.bizjournals.com - December 27 at 4:24 PM
nytimes.com logoIkea Reaches $50 Million Settlement Over Deadly Furniture Accidents - New York Times (NASDAQ:EML)
www.nytimes.com - December 22 at 4:48 PM
marketwatch.com logoThe Wall Street Journal: Korean Air pilots strike; flight disruptions expected (NASDAQ:EML)
www.marketwatch.com - December 21 at 9:24 PM
reuters.com logoDeal-making to drive 2017 Middle Eastern banking fee fest (NASDAQ:EML)
www.reuters.com - December 20 at 10:11 AM
cnbc.com logoTraders listening for signals from Bank of Japan (NASDAQ:EML)
www.cnbc.com - December 20 at 6:35 AM
forbes.com logoAnheuser-Busch Sells Eastern European Assets To Japan's Asahi Group For $7.8 Billion (NASDAQ:EML)
www.forbes.com - December 13 at 11:52 AM
wsj.com logoAsahi to Pay $7.8 Billion for AB InBev Beer Brands in Eastern Europe - Wall Street Journal (NASDAQ:EML)
www.wsj.com - December 13 at 8:39 AM
wsj.com logoAsahi's European Beer Binge Leaves Bitter Taste (NASDAQ:EML)
www.wsj.com - December 13 at 8:19 AM
usatoday.com logoJapanese brewer Asahi to buy Eastern Europe beer brands for $8B - USA TODAY (NASDAQ:EML)
www.usatoday.com - December 13 at 6:50 AM
cnbc.com logoAsahi says to buy AB InBev's Eastern European beer brands for $7.8 billion (NASDAQ:EML)
www.cnbc.com - December 13 at 5:45 AM
marketwatch.com logoCapitol Report: Trump to appear Sunday afternoon on Fox News (NASDAQ:EML)
www.marketwatch.com - December 11 at 8:42 AM
marketwatch.com logoTune in for MarketWatch interview with author Michael Lewis at 2:30 p.m. Eastern (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.marketwatch.com - December 6 at 1:22 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Eurofins Scientific acquires Exova testing laboratories in Canada for c. C$ 13 mln (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.reuters.com - December 6 at 4:48 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoShamoon virus returns in new Saudi attacks after 4-year hiatus (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.reuters.com - November 30 at 10:48 PM
bizjournals.com logoHow employers can deal with court decision on new overtime rules (NASDAQ:EML)
feeds.bizjournals.com - November 23 at 5:32 PM
cnbc.com logoOp-Ed: A Muslim registry would be a 'stain' on America that could kill jobs for decades to come (NASDAQ:EML)
www.cnbc.com - November 21 at 3:32 PM
nytimes.com logoCarlsberg Upgrades Full Year Outlook Despite Sales Dip - New York Times (NASDAQ:EML)
www.nytimes.com - November 9 at 7:57 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoEastern posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:EML)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 10:25 PM

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What is Eastern Company (The)'s stock symbol?

Eastern Company (The) trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EML."

How often does Eastern Company (The) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eastern Company (The)?

Eastern Company (The) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 9th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 27th.

When will Eastern Company (The) announce their earnings?

Eastern Company (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.

How do I buy Eastern Company (The) stock?

Shares of Eastern Company (The) can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Eastern Company (The) stock cost?

One share of Eastern Company (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.50.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff