Lawson Products Company Profile (NASDAQ:LAWS)

About Lawson Products

Lawson Products logoLawson Products, Inc. is a distributor of products and services the industrial, commercial, institutional and government maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) market. The Company's product categories include fastening systems, fluid power, specialty chemicals, cutting tools and abrasives, electrical, aftermarket automotive supplies, safety, welding and metal repair, and other. The Company supplies a range of automotive products, including body hardware, body shop, brake/wheel, fleet/truck, repair harness assembly and other parts. The Company offers approximately 200,000 different core products for sale of which approximately 50,000 products are maintained in its distribution centers. The Company's customers operate in a range of industries, including automotive repair, commercial vehicle maintenance, government, manufacturing, food processing, distribution, construction, oil and gas, mining, wholesale and service.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Industrial Equipment Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LAWS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $17.31
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $18.62
  • 52-Week Range: $15.23 - $29.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 44.65
  • P/E Growth: -11.43
  • Market Cap: $168.92M
  • Outstanding Shares: 8,798,000
  • Beta: 1.69
  • Net Margins: -0.25%
  • Return on Equity: -0.85%
  • Return on Assets: -0.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 2.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.35%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (35.42% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/22/2016Barrington ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/5/2016Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageMarket Outperform$26.00View Rating Details
9/11/2015KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$32.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/20/2016Q316$0.06$0.20$70.03 million$70.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$0.14$0.02$71.18 million$69.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.01$0.11$67.33 million$69.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.05($0.42)$66.61 million$65.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315$0.23$0.27$70.95 million$70.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.09$0.33$73.52 million$70.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($0.23)($0.16)$69.20 million$69.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q314$0.31$55.70 million$70.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.05ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.09$68.30 million$72.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.10($0.34)$76.30 million$69.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.06($0.41)$75.40 million$65.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.18$0.07$77.00 million$68.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.11$0.05$75.10 million$68.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q2 20161$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q3 20162$0.15$0.31$0.23
Q4 20161$0.06$0.06$0.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 21.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 62.92%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/15/2016Neil E JenkinsEVPSell6,507$16.42$106,844.94View SEC Filing  
9/15/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy5,942$16.18$96,141.56View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy3,518$15.98$56,217.64View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy26,116$15.93$416,027.88View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Thomas PostekDirectorBuy10,000$16.13$161,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Shane MccarthySVPSell1,966$15.79$31,043.14View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Neil E JenkinsEVPSell503$17.01$8,556.03View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Neil E JenkinsEVPSell500$17.05$8,525.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2016Neil E JenkinsEVPSell304$17.35$5,274.40View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Neil E JenkinsEVPSell1,900$17.28$32,832.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy31,450$16.60$522,070.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Michael G DecataInsiderBuy1,000$18.05$18,050.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Thomas PostekDirectorBuy10,000$17.43$174,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Lee S HillmanDirectorBuy1,000$16.94$16,940.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Michael G DecataCEOBuy1,000$16.75$16,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy453$18.23$8,258.19View SEC Filing  
2/8/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy1,647$18.33$30,189.51View SEC Filing  
2/5/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy600$18.49$11,094.00View SEC Filing  
1/25/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy700$18.49$12,943.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy26,900$18.47$496,843.00View SEC Filing  
1/20/2016Private Discipline Master LkcmMajor ShareholderBuy17,100$18.17$310,707.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell10,000$28.17$281,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell10,092$27.47$277,227.24View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell9,101$27.25$248,002.25View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell11,800$27.47$324,146.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell20,000$27.35$547,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell10,881$26.80$291,610.80View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015James S ErrantDirectorSell3,297$27.10$89,348.70View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy20,400$20.99$428,196.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy47,300$21.45$1,014,585.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy6,536$24.40$159,478.40View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy262,390$23.90$6,271,121.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy16,100$22.33$359,513.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy25,828$23.85$615,997.80View SEC Filing  
7/10/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy79,942$23.49$1,877,837.58View SEC Filing  
7/8/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy14,917$23.48$350,251.16View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy26,756$23.45$627,428.20View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy22,600$23.44$529,744.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy1,719$22.74$39,090.06View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015King Luther Capital ManagementMajor ShareholderBuy76,793$23.48$1,803,099.64View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Ronald B PortDirectorSell150,000$23.50$3,525,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell77,000$26.47$2,038,190.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,000$25.24$50,480.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,000$24.89$49,780.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,000$23.00$46,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,000$25.08$50,160.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderSell2,000$24.84$49,680.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Ronald B PortDirectorSell4,770$23.00$109,710.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Ronald B PortDirectorSell5,540$23.01$127,475.40View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Ronald B PortDirectorSell4,740$23.01$109,067.40View SEC Filing  
11/17/2014Ronald B PortDirectorSell1,183$23.00$27,209.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy20,657$21.69$448,050.33View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Ronald B PortDirectorSell9,359$24.75$231,635.25View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Kdi Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy7,208$21.57$155,476.56View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013James S ErrantDirectorSell7,500$12.37$92,775.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013James S ErrantDirectorSell10,000$12.58$125,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Neil E JenkinsEVPBuy4,000$11.99$47,960.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Michael G DecataCEOBuy2,000$12.19$24,380.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2012Ronald B PortDirectorBuy584,677$8.68$5,074,996.36View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Andrew B AlbertDirectorBuy15,000$7.34$110,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Michael G DecataCEOBuy5,500$7.27$39,985.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2012Robert G RettigDirectorBuy2,000$7.04$14,080.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS)
DateHeadline logoLAWSON PRODUCTS INC/NEW/DE/ Financials (NASDAQ:LAWS) - October 25 at 5:54 PM logoWill in Lawson Products (LAWS) Continue to Surge Higher? (NASDAQ:LAWS) - October 25 at 10:53 AM logoLawson Products, Inc. :LAWS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 25, 2016 (NASDAQ:LAWS) - October 25 at 10:53 AM logoBRIEF-Lawson products reports third quarter 2016 results (NASDAQ:LAWS) - October 21 at 9:16 AM logoEdited Transcript of LAWS earnings conference call or presentation 20-Oct-16 1:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LAWS) - October 21 at 9:16 AM
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News IconJPMorgan settlement with Indiana draws interest of other states (NASDAQ:LAWS) - August 3 at 6:11 PM logoLawson Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAWS) Trading Down – Insider Trading Activity (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 26 at 6:09 PM logoLawson Products downgraded by Barrington Research (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 22 at 2:07 PM logoEdited Transcript of LAWS earnings conference call or presentation 21-Jul-16 1:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 21 at 3:30 PM logoLawson Products misses 2Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 21 at 7:39 AM logoInvestor Calendar Invites You to the Lawson Products, Inc. Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Live on Thursday, July 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 20 at 4:05 PM
News IconLawson targets 3,000 more stores abroad (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 8 at 8:48 AM logoLAWSON PRODUCTS INC/NEW/DE/ : Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 8 at 8:48 AM logoLAWSON PRODUCTS INC/NEW/DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 7 at 10:30 AM logoLawson Products, Inc. to Report Second Quarter Financial Results (NASDAQ:LAWS) - July 1 at 7:51 AM logoLawson Products : MILITARY $43,896 Federal Contract Awarded to Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS) - June 25 at 9:44 AM logoAvaap Successfully Deploys Infor Lawson for Financial, Supply Chain and Human Capital Management at Prime Healthcare Services (NASDAQ:LAWS) - June 22 at 3:58 PM logoLawson Products Launches Kent Automotive Aluminum Repair Solutions (NASDAQ:LAWS) - June 7 at 7:48 AM logoLawson Products : to Attend the 2016 Avondale Partners Industrials One-on-One Conference NYC (NASDAQ:LAWS) - May 31 at 6:06 PM logoLawson Products to Attend the 2016 Avondale Partners Industrials One-on-One Conference NYC - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:LAWS) - May 28 at 2:49 PM logoLawson Products to Attend the 2016 Avondale Partners Industrials One-on-One Conference NYC (NASDAQ:LAWS) - May 27 at 7:47 AM
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Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

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