NASDAQ:LAWS - Lawson Products Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.79 -0.81 (-2.65 %) (As of 12/9/2018 02:46 PM ET)Previous Close$29.79Today's Range$29.47 - $30.9052-Week Range$21.00 - $36.90Volume10,175 shsAverage Volume8,755 shsMarket Capitalization$265.71 millionP/E Ratio58.41Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.23 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. It serves customers operating in the automotive repair, commercial vehicle maintenance, government, manufacturing, food processing, distribution, construction, oil and gas, mining, wholesale, service, and other industries. The company sells its products through sales representatives, as well as directly from its Website or through fax or phone. Lawson Products, Inc. was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Receive LAWS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LAWS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Machinery, equipment, & supplies Sub-IndustryN/A SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:LAWS Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.lawsonproducts.com Phone773-304-5050 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.06 Current Ratio1.67 Quick Ratio0.88 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio58.41 Forward P/E Ratio46.55 P/E Growth2.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$305.91 million Price / Sales0.87 Cash Flow$1.2874 per share Price / Cash Flow23.14 Book Value$10.52 per share Price / Book2.83 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.51 Net Income$29.68 million Net Margins6.93% Return on Equity4.09% Return on Assets2.03% Miscellaneous Employees1,720 Outstanding Shares8,920,000Market Cap$265.71 million OptionableNot Optionable 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 quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The industrial products company reported ($0.13) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.50. The industrial products company had revenue of $88.53 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $89.54 million. Lawson Products had a return on equity of 4.09% and a net margin of 6.93%. 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, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Lawson Products. What price target have analysts set for LAWS? 1 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Lawson Products' shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $37.00. On average, they anticipate Lawson Products' stock price to reach $37.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 24.2% 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. " (11/20/2018) 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? Media headlines about LAWS stock have been trending positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Lawson Products earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Lawson Products' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Lawson Products include Lindsay (LNN), SHANGHAI Elec G/ADR (SIELY), Tennant (TNC), Hyster-Yale Materials Handling (HY), Encore Wire (WIRE), Apogee Enterprises (APOG), Standex Int'l (SXI), ScanSource (SCSC), Kadant (KAI), Alamo Group (ALG), Atkore International Group (ATKR), TPI Composites (TPIC), Milacron (MCRN), Constellium (CSTM) and Gorman-Rupp (GRC). Who are Lawson Products' key executives? Lawson Products' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael G. DeCata, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Ronald J. Knutson, CFO, Exec. VP, Controller & Treasurer (Age 54)Mr. Neil E. Jenkins, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 68)Mr. Matthew J. Brown, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 54)Mr. Shane T. McCarthy, Sr. VP of Supply Chain & Bus. Devel. (Age 49) Who are Lawson Products' major shareholders? Lawson Products' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.62%), BlackRock Inc. (5.70%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.57%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.22%), Cadence Capital Management LLC (1.32%) and Royce & Associates LP (0.60%). Company insiders that own Lawson Products stock include John Bryan King, Matthew Jay Brown, Michael G Decata, Neil E Jenkins, Private Discipline Master Lkcm, Ronald B Port, Ronald J Knutson 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 Strs Ohio, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lawson Products. Which institutional investors are buying Lawson Products stock? LAWS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, EAM Investors LLC, Cadence Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Ramsey Quantitative Systems, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Rhumbline Advisers and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Lawson Products stock in the last two years include John Bryan King, 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 $29.79. How big of a company is Lawson Products? Lawson Products has a market capitalization of $265.71 million and generates $305.91 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $29.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.51 on an earnings per share basis. Lawson Products employs 1,720 workers across the globe. What is Lawson Products' official website? The official website for Lawson Products is http://www.lawsonproducts.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 172 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 149 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 321MarketBeat'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 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do companies issue stock splits?