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Eastern (EML) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$24.12
-0.17 (-0.70%)
(As of 03/4/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$24.05
$24.47
50-Day Range
$21.76
$25.23
52-Week Range
$15.30
$26.04
Volume
1,573 shs
Average Volume
4,804 shs
Market Capitalization
$150.51 million
P/E Ratio
28.71
Dividend Yield
1.82%
Price Target
N/A

Eastern MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
0.68% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-4.07
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.87 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

164th out of 174 stocks

Cutlery, Handtools, & General Hardware Industry

6th out of 6 stocks


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About Eastern Stock (NASDAQ:EML)

The Eastern Company designs, manufactures, and sells engineered solutions to industrial markets in the United States and internationally. The company offers turnkey returnable packaging solutions, which are used in the assembly processes of vehicles, aircraft, and durable goods, as well as in production processes of plastic packaging products, packaged consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals; designs and manufactures blow mold tools and injection blow mold tooling products, and 2-step stretch blow molds and related components for the stretch blow molding industry; and supplies blow molds and change parts to the food, beverage, healthcare, and chemical industries. It also provides rotary latches, compression latches, draw latches, hinges, camlocks, key switches, padlocks, and handles; and development and program management services for custom electromechanical and mechanical systems for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and customer applications. In addition, the company designs and manufactures proprietary vision technology for OEMs and aftermarket applications, as well as offers aftermarket components to the heavy- and medium-duty truck, motorhome, and bus markets. The Eastern Company was founded in 1858 and is based in Shelton, Connecticut.

EML Stock Price History

EML Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
4/29/2020
Ex-Dividend for 12/15 Dividend
11/14/2023
Dividend Payable
12/15/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
2/14/2024
Today
3/05/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
3/12/2024
Dividend Payable
3/15/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Cutlery, handtools, & general hardware
Sub-Industry
Industrial Machinery
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:EML
CUSIP
27631710
Employees
1,191
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$12.30 million
Pretax Margin
2.46%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$279.27 million
Cash Flow
$2.96 per share
Book Value
$20.37 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
5,221,000
Market Cap
$150.51 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.11
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Mark A. Hernandez (Age 57)
    CEO, President & Director
    Comp: $129
  • Mr. Nicholas Vlahos (Age 42)
    VP, Treasurer, Secretary & CFO
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Fleming
    Managing Director of Eberhard
  • Mr. Brian R. Hackler
    President of Big 3 Precision Products
  • Ms. Theresa P. Dews
    Secretary
  • Mr. Dan W. McGrew (Age 62)
    President & CEO of Velvac
  • Mr. Angelo M. Labbadia (Age 66)
    Group Vice President
    Comp: $489.5k
  • Mr. Ernie Hawkins
    Executive Officer














EML Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have EML shares performed in 2024?

Eastern's stock was trading at $22.00 at the beginning of the year. Since then, EML stock has increased by 9.6% and is now trading at $24.12.
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When is Eastern's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 12th 2024.
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How can I listen to Eastern's earnings call?

Eastern will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, March 13th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Eastern's earnings last quarter?

The Eastern Company (NASDAQ:EML) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 29th. The industrial products company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter. The industrial products company earned $65.33 million during the quarter. Eastern had a net margin of 1.91% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.68%.

How often does Eastern pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eastern?

Eastern declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th.
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Is Eastern a good dividend stock?

Eastern (NASDAQ:EML) pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.81%. The dividend payout ratio is 52.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for EML.

What other stocks do shareholders of Eastern own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Eastern investors own include Intelsat (I), Fossil Group (FOSL), Associated British Foods (ABF), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Bank of America (BAC), First Data (FDC), Apollo Global Management (APO), Ciena (CIEN) and China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU).

Who are Eastern's major shareholders?

Eastern's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (8.36%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.06%), Teton Advisors Inc. (4.56%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.24%), Bridgeway Capital Management LLC (0.89%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.25%). Insiders that own company stock include Charles W Henry, Frederick D Disanto, James A Mitarotonda, Mark Anthony Hernandez and Michael J Mardy.
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How do I buy shares of Eastern?

Shares of EML stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:EML) was last updated on 3/5/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff