NASDAQ:LAWS - Lawson Products Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.15 (+0.39 %)
(As of 08/21/2019 07:19 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $38.85
50-Day Range
MA: $38.98
52-Week Range
Now: $38.85
Volume9,223 shs
Average Volume34,901 shs
Market Capitalization$349.26 million
P/E Ratio49.18
Dividend YieldN/A
Lawson Products, Inc distributes products and services to the industrial, commercial, institutional, and government maintenance, repair, and operations marketplace in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. It operates in two segments, Lawson and Bolt. The company's products include fastening systems, fluid power products, specialty chemicals, cutting tools and abrasives, electrical products, aftermarket automotive supplies, safety products, welding and metal repair products, and other products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Machinery, equipment, & supplies
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:LAWS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$349.64 million
Cash Flow$1.6399 per share
Book Value$11.12 per share


Net Income$6.21 million


Market Cap$349.26 million
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lawson Products' stock symbol?

Lawson Products trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LAWS."

How were Lawson Products' earnings last quarter?

Lawson Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAWS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.35. The industrial products company earned $96.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $95.28 million. Lawson Products had a return on equity of 11.41% and a net margin of 2.00%. View Lawson Products' Earnings History.

When is Lawson Products' next earnings date?

Lawson Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lawson Products.

What price target have analysts set for LAWS?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Lawson Products' shares. Their predictions range from $44.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect Lawson Products' stock price to reach $44.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Lawson Products.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Lawson Products?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lawson Products in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Lawson Products.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Lawson Products stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Lawson Products stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Lawson Products, Inc. is a distributor of expendable maintenance, repair & replacement products. It also distributes production components to the O.E.M. marketplace. These products may be divided into 3 broad categories: Fasteners, Fittings & Related Parts, such as screws, nuts, & other fasteners; Industrial Supplies, such as hoses, lubricants, adhesives & other chemicals, as well as files, drills, & other shop supplies; & Automotive & Equipment Maintenance Parts, such as primary wiring, connectors & other electrical supplies, exhaust & other automotive parts. " (7/13/2019)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We believe the demand environment for Lawson generally remains favorable. Index has been above 50 for 25 consecutive months, indicating expansion in the manufacturing economy. The Index has been in the range of 57-61 during the first nine months of 2018." (10/24/2018)

Has Lawson Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about LAWS stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lawson Products earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Lawson Products.

Are investors shorting Lawson Products?

Lawson Products saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 52,700 shares, a drop of 7.4% from the June 30th total of 56,900 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 39,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. Approximately 0.6% of the company's stock are short sold. View Lawson Products' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Lawson Products' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lawson Products own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lawson Products investors own include Green Brick Partners (GRBK), Bank of America (BAC), Amphenol (APH), G-III Apparel Group (GIII), Ionis Pharmaceuticals (IONS), Steel Dynamics (STLD), DowDuPont (DWDP), Netflix (NFLX), NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) and Pieris Pharmaceuticals (PIRS).

Who are Lawson Products' key executives?

Lawson Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael G. DeCata, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Ronald J. Knutson, CFO, Exec. VP, Controller & Treasurer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Neil E. Jenkins, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 69)
  • Mr. Matthew J. Brown, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 55)

Who are Lawson Products' major shareholders?

Lawson Products' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include King Luther Capital Management Corp (48.19%), BlackRock Inc. (4.60%), Teton Advisors Inc. (3.21%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.88%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.04%) and Gabelli Funds LLC (1.00%). Company insiders that own Lawson Products stock include James S Errant, King Luther Capital Management, Mark F Moon, Matthew Jay Brown, Michael G Decata, Private Discipline Master Lkcm, Ronald B Port and Shane Mccarthy. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lawson Products.

Which institutional investors are selling Lawson Products stock?

LAWS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Gabelli Funds LLC, Zacks Investment Management, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Menta Capital LLC and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Lawson Products company stock in the last year include James S Errant, Matthew Jay Brown and Shane Mccarthy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lawson Products.

Which institutional investors are buying Lawson Products stock?

LAWS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., King Luther Capital Management Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Lawson Products stock in the last two years include King Luther Capital Management, Mark F Moon, Michael G Decata and Private Discipline Master Lkcm. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lawson Products.

How do I buy shares of Lawson Products?

Shares of LAWS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lawson Products' stock price today?

One share of LAWS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.85.

How big of a company is Lawson Products?

Lawson Products has a market capitalization of $349.26 million and generates $349.64 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $6.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.79 on an earnings per share basis. Lawson Products employs 1,740 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Lawson Products.

What is Lawson Products' official website?

The official website for Lawson Products is

How can I contact Lawson Products?

Lawson Products' mailing address is 8770 WEST BRYN MAWR AVENUE SUITE 900, CHICAGO IL, 60631. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 773-304-5050 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lawson Products (NASDAQ LAWS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  164 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  354
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lawson Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LAWS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LAWS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2019 by Staff

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