NASDAQ:MATW - Matthews International Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $41.05 +0.28 (+0.69 %) (As of 12/9/2018 02:07 PM ET)Previous Close$41.05Today's Range$40.58 - $41.9952-Week Range$39.05 - $61.25Volume212,010 shsAverage Volume172,045 shsMarket Capitalization$1.32 billionP/E Ratio10.37Dividend Yield1.95%Beta1.18 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Matthews International Corporation provides brand solutions, memorialization products, and industrial products in the United States, Central and South America, Canada, Europe, Australia, and Asia. It operates through three segments: SGK Brand Solutions, Memorialization, and Industrial Technologies. The SGK Brand Solutions segment provides brand development, deployment, delivery, brand management, 3-D graphics renderings, pre-media graphics services, printing plates, gravure cylinders, steel bases, embossing tools, special purpose machinery, engineering assistance, print process assistance, print production management, digital asset management, content management, and package design services to brand owners and packaging manufacturers; and creative digital graphics services, as well as designs, engineers, manufactures, and executes merchandising and display systems. The Memorialization segment manufactures and markets a range of memorialization products for use in cemeteries, funeral homes, and crematories. Its products include cast bronze memorials, flush bronze and granite memorials, upright granite memorials and monuments, cremation memorialization products, granite benches, flower vases, crypt plates and letters, cremation urns, niche units, cemetery features and statues, caskets, community and family mausoleums, and other memorialization products, as well as architectural products to identify or commemorate people, places, events, and accomplishments. The Industrial Technologies segment designs, manufactures, and distributes marking and coding equipment and consumables, industrial automation products, and order fulfillment systems for identifying, tracking, picking, and conveying consumer and industrial products. It serves manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors of durable goods and building products; consumer goods manufacturers; and pharmaceutical producers. Matthews International Corporation was founded in 1850 and is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Nonferrous foundries (castings) Sub-IndustrySpecialized Consumer Services SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNASDAQ:MATW Previous Symbol CUSIP57712810 Webwww.matw.com Phone412-442-8200 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.07 Current Ratio2.03 Quick Ratio1.43 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.37 Forward P/E Ratio9.94 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.60 billion Price / Sales0.82 Cash Flow$6.3349 per share Price / Cash Flow6.48 Book Value$27.07 per share Price / Book1.52 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.96 Net Income$107.37 million Net Margins6.70% Return on Equity14.94% Return on Assets5.25% Miscellaneous Employees11,000 Outstanding Shares32,070,000Market Cap$1.32 billion OptionableOptionable Matthews International (NASDAQ:MATW) Frequently Asked Questions What is Matthews International's stock symbol? Matthews International trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MATW." How often does Matthews International pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Matthews International? Matthews International declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 16th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 26th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.95%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 23rd. This is a positive change from Matthews International's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View Matthews International's Dividend History. How were Matthews International's earnings last quarter? Matthews International Corp (NASDAQ:MATW) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 15th. The company reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.21 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $407.44 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $398.03 million. Matthews International had a return on equity of 14.94% and a net margin of 6.70%. View Matthews International's Earnings History. When is Matthews International's next earnings date? Matthews International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Matthews International. What guidance has Matthews International issued on next quarter's earnings? Matthews International issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.12-4.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.18. What price target have analysts set for MATW? 2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Matthews International's shares. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Matthews International's stock price to reach $70.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 71.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Matthews International. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Matthews International? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Matthews International in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Matthews International. Has Matthews International been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about MATW stock have been trending positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Matthews International earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Matthews International's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Matthews International include MARINE HARVEST/S (MHGVY), Lancaster Colony (LANC), BRF (BRFS), Compania Cervecerias Unidas (CCU), COCA COLA AMATI/ADR (CCLAY), Ollie's Bargain Outlet (OLLI), Pilgrim's Pride (PPC), 51job (JOBS), Tate & Lyle (TATYY), New York Times (NYT), Flowers Foods (FLO), National Beverage (FIZZ), Square Enix (SQNXF), Helen of Troy (HELE) and Embotelladora Andina SA ADR Series B (AKO.B). Who are Matthews International's key executives? Matthews International's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Joseph C. Bartolacci, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)Mr. Steven F. Nicola, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 58)Mr. Gregory S. Babe, CTO & Director (Age 60)Mr. Brian D. Walters, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 49)Mr. Steven D. Gackenbach, Group Pres of Memorialization (Age 55) Who are Matthews International's major shareholders? Matthews International's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.22%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.97%), Clarkston Capital Partners LLC (4.49%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.54%) and Nordea Investment Management AB (0.99%). Company insiders that own Matthews International stock include Brian J Dunn, David A Schawk, Paul C Jensen, Robert M Marsh and Tunon Alvaro Garcia. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Matthews International. Which major investors are selling Matthews International stock? MATW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ancora Advisors LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, United Services Automobile Association and Credit Suisse AG. View Insider Buying and Selling for Matthews International. Which major investors are buying Matthews International stock? MATW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Nordea Investment Management AB, Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc., Aristotle Capital Boston LLC and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have bought Matthews International stock in the last two years include David A Schawk, Robert M Marsh and Tunon Alvaro Garcia. View Insider Buying and Selling for Matthews International. How do I buy shares of Matthews International? Shares of MATW 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 Matthews International's stock price today? One share of MATW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.05. How big of a company is Matthews International? Matthews International has a market capitalization of $1.32 billion and generates $1.60 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $107.37 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.96 on an earnings per share basis. Matthews International employs 11,000 workers across the globe. What is Matthews International's official website? The official website for Matthews International is http://www.matw.com. How can I contact Matthews International? Matthews International's mailing address is TWO NORTHSHORE CENTER, PITTSBURGH PA, 15212. The company can be reached via phone at 412-442-8200 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Matthews International (NASDAQ MATW)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 168 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 148 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 316MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Matthews International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MATW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MATW 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: How much can an individual set aside as a catch-up contribution?