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

About Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)

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: Industrial Machinery & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:EML
  • CUSIP: 27631710
  • Web: www.easterncompany.com
  • Market Cap: $168.07 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,259,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $26.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $26.85
  • 52 Week Range: $18.78 - $31.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.27
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $161.71 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.05
  • Book Value: $13.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.99
  • Annual Dividend: $0.44
  • Dividend Yield: 1.6%
  • EBIDTA: $17.67 million
  • Net Margins: 4.97%
  • Return on Equity: 11.52%
  • Return on Assets: 7.05%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 3.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.75%
  • Average Volume: 26,970 shs.
  • Beta: 0.44
  • Short Ratio: 9.15

Frequently Asked Questions for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)

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, August 3rd. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 14th. View Eastern Company (The)'s Dividend History.

How were Eastern Company (The)'s earnings last quarter?

Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $36.04 million for the quarter. Eastern Company (The) had a return on equity of 11.52% and a net margin of 4.97%. View Eastern Company (The)'s Earnings History.

When will Eastern Company (The) make its next earnings announcement?

Eastern Company (The) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Eastern Company (The).

Who are some of Eastern Company (The)'s key competitors?

Who are Eastern Company (The)'s key executives?

Eastern Company (The)'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • James A. Mitarotonda, Chairman of the Board
  • August M Vlak, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • John L Sullivan III, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Angelo Labbadia, Chief Operating Officer, Vice President
  • John W. Everets Jr, Independent Director
  • Charles W. Henry, Independent Director
  • David C. Robinson, Independent Director
  • Donald S. Tuttle III, Independent Director

Who owns Eastern Company (The) stock?

Eastern Company (The)'s stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Barington Capital Group L.P. (9.20%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (8.14%), Minerva Advisors LLC (5.70%), Teton Advisors Inc. (5.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.39%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (4.55%). Company insiders that own Eastern Company (The) stock include August M Vlak, Frederick D Disanto and James A Mitarotonda. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Eastern Company (The).

Who sold Eastern Company (The) stock? Who is selling Eastern Company (The) stock?

Eastern Company (The)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Minerva Advisors LLC, Timber Hill LLC, Hancock Holding Co. and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eastern Company (The).

Who bought Eastern Company (The) stock? Who is buying Eastern Company (The) stock?

Eastern Company (The)'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., State Street Corp, Northern Trust Corp, Barington Capital Group L.P., OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Nationwide Fund Advisors and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Eastern Company (The) stock in the last two years include August M Vlak, Frederick D Disanto and James A Mitarotonda. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eastern Company (The).

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.

What is Eastern Company (The)'s stock price today?

One share of Eastern Company (The) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.20.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ EML)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  29 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  22 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  51
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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)
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings History for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Earnings by Quarter for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Earnings History by Quarter for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ EML)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017N/AView Earnings Details
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 Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)

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


Current Dividend Information for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Most Recent Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:1.62%
Payout Ratio:34.65% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.75%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.13%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Eastern Company (The) (NASDAQ:EML)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Eastern Company (The) (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)


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Eastern Company (The) (EML) Chart for Saturday, September, 23, 2017

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