KLX Company Profile (NASDAQ:KLXI)

About KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)

KLX logoKLX Inc. (KLX) is the distributor and service provider of aerospace fasteners and consumables. The Company offers ranges of aerospace hardware and consumables and inventory management services across the world. The Company operates through two segments: Aerospace Solutions Group (ASG) and Energy Services Group (ESG). The Company's ASG segment service offerings include inventory management and replenishment, creative and differential supply chain solutions, such as third-party logistics programs, special packaging and bar-coding, parts kitting, quality assurance testing and a range of purchasing assistance programs, plus the electronic data interchange capability. The Company's ESG segment products and services include onshore completion services, wireline services, fishing services and tools, down-hole completion and production services, pressure control, accommodations and related surface rental equipment, and remanufacturing shops.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Industry: Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:KLXI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.klx.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 51,721,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $47.32
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $46.07
  • 52 Week Range: $29.28 - $52.40
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 52.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.57
  • P/E Growth: 1.12
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.49 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.68
  • Book Value: $42.71 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.13
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $196.1 million
  • Net Margins: 1.68%
  • Return on Equity: 3.92%
  • Return on Assets: 2.35%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 7.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.34%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 454,105 shs.
  • Beta: 1.27
  • Short Ratio: 7.42
 

Frequently Asked Questions for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)

What is KLX's stock symbol?

KLX trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KLXI."

How will KLX's stock buyback program work?

KLX declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Sunday, April 9th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 4.2% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were KLX's earnings last quarter?

KLX Inc (NASDAQ:KLXI) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 24th. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $411.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $409.95 million. KLX had a net margin of 1.68% and a return on equity of 3.92%. View KLX's Earnings History.

What guidance has KLX issued on next quarter's earnings?

KLX updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, April, 17th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.88. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.75 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.67 billion.

Where is KLX's stock going? Where will KLX's stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for KLX's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $64.00. On average, they expect KLX's stock price to reach $52.20 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for KLX.

What are analysts saying about KLX stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about KLX stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "KLX Inc. is a distributor and service provider of aerospace fasteners and consumables. The Company operates in two segments: Aerospace Solutions Group and Energy Services Group. The Aerospace Solutions Group provides fasteners, consumable products, and logistics services to aerospace customers. The Energy Services Group provides services and logistics for oil and gas drilling sites. It also provides aerospace hardware, and inventory management services. KLX Inc. is based in United States. " (5/18/2017)
  • 2. Cowen and Company analysts commented, "Q4 results were underwhelming, given $0.15 of help below-the-line" & inorganic lift." (3/7/2017)

Who are some of KLX's key competitors?

Who owns KLX stock?

KLX's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.19%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.30%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.17%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (5.07%), State Street Corp (4.19%) and Paradice Investment Management LLC (2.72%). Company insiders that own KLX stock include Amin J Khoury, Heather Floyd, John T Collins, Michael F Senft, Richard Hamermesh, Roger Mark Franks, Theodore L Weise and Thomas P Mccaffrey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for KLX.

Who sold KLX stock? Who is selling KLX stock?

KLX's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citadel Advisors LLC, Proxima Capital Management LLC, River Road Asset Management LLC, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Credit Suisse AG and Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold KLX stock in the last year include Heather Floyd, Michael F Senft and Roger Mark Franks. View Insider Buying and Selling for KLX.

Who bought KLX stock? Who is buying KLX stock?

KLX's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., FMR LLC and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought KLX stock in the last two years include Amin J Khoury, John T Collins, Richard Hamermesh, Theodore L Weise and Thomas P Mccaffrey. View Insider Buying and Selling for KLX.

How do I buy KLX stock?

Shares of KLX 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 KLX stock cost?

One share of KLX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.39.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $52.20 (7.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/19/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$51.00 -> $52.00HighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$52.00HighView Rating Details
1/20/2017GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$64.00N/AView Rating Details
1/19/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$53.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
6/17/2016KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$40.00N/AView Rating Details
12/2/2015Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector Perform$36.00 -> $34.00N/AView Rating Details
11/13/2015Sterne Agee CRTLower Price TargetNeutral$38.00 -> $30.00N/AView Rating Details
10/7/2015Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageBuy$50.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2015DA DavidsonUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$48.00N/AView Rating Details
6/26/2015Buckingham ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$51.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Earnings by Quarter for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Earnings History by Quarter for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/24/2017Q1 2018$0.30$0.36$409.95 million$411.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2017Q4 2017$0.27$0.44$399.10 million$382.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/8/2016Q316$0.50$0.57$384.83 million$389.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/24/2016Q216$0.27$0.49$402.30 million$391.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/23/2016Q116$0.52$0.42$431.50 million$368.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q415$0.44$0.49$368.63 million$358.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/1/2015Q315$0.44$0.48$382.00 million$365.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/25/2015Q215$0.55$0.57$424.88 million$412.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/20/2015Q1$0.69$0.70$454.50 million$431.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414$0.76$1.23$451.60 million$440.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.95
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.84
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q2 20171$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q3 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q4 20172$0.29$0.80$0.55
Q1 20182$0.31$0.32$0.32
Q2 20182$0.36$0.42$0.39
Q3 20182$0.47$0.50$0.49
Q4 20182$0.56$0.74$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.89%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.90%
Insider Trades by Quarter for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/8/2017Michael F SenftVPSell2,328$47.19$109,858.32View SEC Filing  
1/4/2017Heather FloydVPSell5,019$47.21$236,946.99View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Heather FloydVPSell1,789$46.05$82,383.45View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Heather FloydVPSell403$35.05$14,125.15View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Roger Mark FranksVPSell5,270$33.22$175,069.40View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Theodore L WeiseDirectorBuy2,000$30.43$60,860.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Heather FloydVPSell405$32.50$13,162.50View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016John T CollinsDirectorBuy5,000$28.02$140,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Richard HamermeshDirectorBuy3,000$39.93$119,790.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Amin J KhouryChairmanBuy6,000$33.74$202,440.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Thomas P MccaffreyInsiderBuy3,000$33.75$101,250.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
Latest Headlines for KLX (NASDAQ:KLXI)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2018 Earnings Forecast for KLX Inc (KLXI) Issued By SunTrust Banks
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 10:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.06 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 8:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of KLXI earnings conference call or presentation 24-May-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 11:13 PM
benzinga.com logoKLX Inc. Reports First Quarter Ended April 30,...
www.benzinga.com - May 24 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX Inc. Reports First Quarter Ended April 30, 2017 Financial Results; Revenues Up 16.6%; Operating Earnings Up 109.5%; GAAP EPS Up 620.0%; Adjusted EPS Up 157.7%; Reaffirms 2017 Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX beats 1Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 12:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 11:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX Inc. Schedules 2017 First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call for May 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 1:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Cut to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 12:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate KLX Inc (KLXI) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $409.95 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect KLX Inc (KLXI) Will Announce Earnings of $0.31 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 8:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to KLX, Inc. : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 4:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Getting Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 7:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 12:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) PT Raised to $52.00 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 12:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 8:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KLXI-US : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Price Target Raised to $52.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 11:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 2:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Forecasted to Earn FY2018 Earnings of $1.80 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 4:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in KLX Inc (KLXI) Drops By 1.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 7:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to KLX, Inc. : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 6:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Issue Forecasts for KLX Inc's FY2018 Earnings (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 4:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Weighs in on KLX Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 3:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX's (KLXI) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 1:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Comments on KLX Inc's Q4 2018 Earnings (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 6:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Receives Media Impact Score of 0.27
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 6:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for KLX Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 4:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX, Inc. :KLXI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : April 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 10:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX Inc. Announces Expectations for Strong First Quarter 2017 Results - - Raises 2017 Full Year Financial Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Updates FY18 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 10:12 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoKLX Inc. Announces Expectations for Strong First Quarter 2017 Results - - Raises 2017 Full Year Financial Guidance
feeds.benzinga.com - April 17 at 6:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Given Media Sentiment Score of -0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 2:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.29 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 2:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX (KLXI) Approves Stock Buyback Plan
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 8:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX Inc. Announces Filing of Extension for Form 10-K
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Comments on KLX Inc's FY2019 Earnings (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 5:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2018 EPS Estimates for KLX Inc Lifted by Jefferies Group (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 11:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoFirst Week of KLXI March 17th Options Trading
www.nasdaq.com - March 14 at 11:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKLX Inc. Increases Share Repurchase Authorization to $200 Million
finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 10:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for KLX Inc Cut by Gabelli (KLXI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 3:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for KLX Inc (KLXI) Reduced by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 3:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLX Inc (KLXI) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.26 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 2:21 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoKLX Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - March 7 at 10:56 PM

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