Eastern Co Company Profile (NASDAQ:EML)

About Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)

Eastern Co 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
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:EML
  • CUSIP: 27631710
  • Web: www.easterncompany.com
  • Market Cap: $182.42 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,258,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $26.42
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.73
  • 52 Week Range: $15.74 - $29.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.06
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $140.55 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.30
  • Book Value: $13.43 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.17
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBIDTA: $16.25 million
  • Net Margins: 5.66%
  • Return on Equity: 9.67%
  • Return on Assets: 6.38%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 5.74%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.22%
  • Average Volume: 20,071 shs.
  • Beta: 0.67
  • Short Ratio: 0.13

Frequently Asked Questions for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)

What is Eastern Co's stock symbol?

Eastern Co trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EML."

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

Eastern Co announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 15th. View Eastern Co's Dividend History.

How were Eastern Co's earnings last quarter?

Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter. The firm earned $36.04 million during the quarter. Eastern Co had a return on equity of 9.67% and a net margin of 5.66%. View Eastern Co's Earnings History.

Who are some of Eastern Co's key competitors?

How do I buy Eastern Co stock?

Shares of Eastern Co 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 Co stock cost?

One share of Eastern Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.15.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Eastern Co (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 Co (NASDAQ:EML)
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings History for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Earnings by Quarter for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Earnings History by Quarter for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.24$36.04 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2017Q4 2016$0.42$34.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q3 2016$0.38$36.20 million$33.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q2$0.33$36.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q1$0.10$33.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2016Q4$0.28$34.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q3$0.41$36.24 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)


Earnings Estimates for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Current Dividend Information for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:1.51%
Payout Ratio:35.77% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)

Dividend History by Quarter for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.44%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 55.52%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2017August M VlakCEOBuy5,000$25.90$129,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2017James A MitarotondaDirectorBuy50,098$25.90$1,297,538.20View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
Latest Headlines for Eastern Co (NASDAQ:EML)
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Eastern Co (EML) CEO Acquires 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 8:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEastern Co (EML) Director Acquires $1,297,538.20 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 7:26 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoAMSC to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year Financial Results on May 25, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - May 23 at 9:59 AM
nytimes.com logoSaudi Arabia to Invest $20 Billion in Infrastructure, Mostly in US - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - May 21 at 1:25 AM
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www.cnbc.com - May 19 at 11:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Eastern Co. : EML-US: Dividend Analysis : May 17th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 5:27 PM
latimes.com logoTry this alternative to banning laptops and tablets on planes, airline group says
www.latimes.com - May 17 at 2:20 PM
marketwatch.com logoLyft, Waymo partnership could push Google self-driving tech to commercialization - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 15 at 5:52 PM
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www.cnbc.com - May 12 at 4:58 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoObsEva SA to Hold First Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Business Update Call on Thursday, May 18, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - May 11 at 8:11 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoAveda Transportation and Energy Services to Hold First Quarter Results Conference Call on Wednesday, May 17, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - May 9 at 11:49 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoCartesian Sets First Quarter 2017 Conference Call for Monday, May 15, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. ET
feeds.benzinga.com - May 8 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEastern Co to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.11 (EML)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:50 PM
streetinsider.com logoThe Eastern Co (EML) Declares $0.11 Quarterly Dividend; 1.7% Yield
www.streetinsider.com - May 3 at 9:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Eastern Company Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEastern Co (EML) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 6:18 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoXcel Brands to Report First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on May 9, 2017
feeds.benzinga.com - May 3 at 12:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEastern (EML) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.70
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEastern posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 10:05 AM
cnbc.com logoCEO of $5 billion asset fund explains why he's overlooking the US for the Gulf
www.cnbc.com - May 3 at 3:01 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Eastern Company reports Q1 results
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 11:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Eastern Company Reports First Quarter Sales Increase of 9% and Earnings of $0.24 Per Share Vs. $0.10 Per Share in the First Quarter of 2016
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 6:26 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoBenzinga's Option Alert Recap From May 1
feeds.benzinga.com - May 1 at 6:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEastern (EML) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.18
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:58 PM
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feeds.benzinga.com - April 27 at 5:37 AM
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www.latimes.com - April 22 at 8:24 AM
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feeds.benzinga.com - April 13 at 5:19 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoIncumaker announces acquisition of CEN Biotech, Inc. by subsidiary, Eastern Starr Biotech, Inc.
feeds.benzinga.com - April 12 at 4:18 PM
latimes.com logoMammoth Resorts to be bought by Colorado partnership
www.latimes.com - April 12 at 1:37 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoAmerica First Multifamily Investors, L.P. Schedules First Quarter 2017 Conference Call for Monday, May 8, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time
feeds.benzinga.com - April 11 at 4:49 PM
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feeds.benzinga.com - April 11 at 8:21 AM
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seekingalpha.com - April 11 at 5:16 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoBojangles', Inc. to Host First Fiscal Quarter 2017 Conference Call and Webcast
feeds.benzinga.com - April 10 at 8:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEastern Announces the Acquisition of Velvac
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Eastern Company Announces Filing of Amendment to Its Proxy Statement for the Annual Meeting of Shareholders to Be Held on May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:37 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoCorporate Capital Trust to Hold Earnings Call on April 6, 2017
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feeds.benzinga.com - March 28 at 4:49 PM
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Eastern Co (EML) Chart for Wednesday, May, 24, 2017

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