NASDAQ:NDSN - Nordson Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$125.07 +1.42 (+1.15 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$123.65
Today's Range$122.01 - $125.64
52-Week Range$110.16 - $151.49
Volume281,924 shs
Average Volume281,994 shs
Market Capitalization$7.10 billion
P/E Ratio21.06
Dividend Yield1.12%
Beta1.15
Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures, and markets products and systems to dispense, apply, and control adhesives, coatings, polymers, sealants, biomaterials, and other fluids worldwide. Its Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment provides dispensing, coating, and laminating systems for adhesives, lotions, liquids, and fibers to disposable products and roll goods; automated adhesive dispensing systems used in packaged goods industries; components and systems used in the thermoplastic melt stream; and product assembly systems for use in paper and paperboard converting applications, and manufacturing roll goods, as well as for the assembly of plastic, metal, and wood products. The company's Advanced Technology Systems segment offers automated dispensing systems for the attachment, protection, and coating of fluids, as well as related gas plasma treatment systems for cleaning and conditioning surfaces; precision manual and semi-automated dispensers, minimally invasive interventional delivery devices, plastic molded syringes, cartridges, tips, fluid connection components, tubing, and catheters; and bond testing and automated optical, acoustic microscopy, and x-ray inspection systems for use in semiconductor and printed circuit board industries. Its Industrial Coating Systems segment provides automated and manual dispensing products and systems to apply adhesive and sealant materials; dispensing and curing systems to coat and cure containers; systems to apply liquid paints and coatings to consumer and industrial products; and systems to apply powder paints and coatings to metal, plastic, and wood products, as well as ultraviolet equipment for use in curing and drying operations for specialty coatings, semiconductor materials, and paints. The company markets its products through direct sales force, as well as distributors and sales representatives. Nordson Corporation was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Westlake, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry General industrial machinery,
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NDSN
CUSIP65566310
Phone440-892-1580

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.25 billion
Cash Flow$8.0483 per share
Book Value$24.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$377.37 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,536
Market Cap$7.10 billion
OptionableOptionable

Nordson (NASDAQ:NDSN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nordson's stock symbol?

Nordson trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NDSN."

How often does Nordson pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nordson?

Nordson declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 11th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Tuesday, January 8th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 20th. View Nordson's Dividend History.

How will Nordson's stock buyback program work?

Nordson declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, September 11th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 5.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Nordson's earnings last quarter?

Nordson Co. (NASDAQ:NDSN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, December, 12th. The industrial products company reported $1.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.47 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $569 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $560.98 million. Nordson had a net margin of 16.74% and a return on equity of 25.29%. Nordson's revenue was down .9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.38 EPS. View Nordson's Earnings History.

When is Nordson's next earnings date?

Nordson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nordson.

What price target have analysts set for NDSN?

9 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Nordson's stock. Their forecasts range from $125.00 to $165.00. On average, they expect Nordson's stock price to reach $142.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nordson.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nordson?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nordson in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Nordson.

Has Nordson been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NDSN stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nordson earned a daily sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Nordson's key competitors?

Who are Nordson's key executives?

Nordson's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael F. Hilton, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Gregory A. Thaxton, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. John J. Keane, Exec. VP (Age 57)
  • Mr. Gregory P. Merk, Exec. VP (Age 47)
  • Ms. Shelly M. Peet, Exec. VP of HR & Information Systems (Age 53)

Who are Nordson's major shareholders?

Nordson's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.26%), BTIM Corp. (0.23%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.21%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.02%), Capital Insight Partners LLC (0.02%) and Farmers Trust Co. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Nordson stock include Gregory A Thaxton, Gregory P Merk, James E Devries, John J Keane, Joseph P Keithley, Joseph Stockunas, Mary G Puma, Michael F Hilton, Robert E Veillette and Shelly Peet. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nordson.

Which major investors are selling Nordson stock?

NDSN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Capital Insight Partners LLC. Company insiders that have sold Nordson company stock in the last year include Gregory A Thaxton, James E Devries, Mary G Puma and Michael F Hilton. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nordson.

Which major investors are buying Nordson stock?

NDSN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Confluence Investment Management LLC, BTIM Corp., Farmers Trust Co. and Retirement Systems of Alabama. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nordson.

How do I buy shares of Nordson?

Shares of NDSN 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 Nordson's stock price today?

One share of NDSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $125.07.

How big of a company is Nordson?

Nordson has a market capitalization of $7.10 billion and generates $2.25 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $377.37 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.94 on an earnings per share basis. Nordson employs 7,536 workers across the globe.

What is Nordson's official website?

The official website for Nordson is http://www.nordson.com.

How can I contact Nordson?

Nordson's mailing address is 28601 CLEMENS RD, WESTLAKE OH, 44145. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 440-892-1580 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Nordson (NASDAQ NDSN)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  299 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  374 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  673
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nordson and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NDSN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NDSN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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