NASDAQ:NDSN - Nordson Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $137.47 +2.38 (+1.76 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$135.09Today's Range$134.68 - $137.5052-Week Range$110.16 - $146.84Volume316,500 shsAverage Volume265,200 shsMarket Capitalization$7.92 billionP/E Ratio23.14Dividend Yield1.04%Beta1.12 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive NDSN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NDSN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry General industrial machinery, Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery SectorIndustrial Products Current SymbolNASDAQ:NDSN Previous Symbol CUSIP65566310 CIK72331 Webwww.nordson.com Phone440-892-1580Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.89 Current Ratio2.52 Quick Ratio1.77Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.14 Forward P/E Ratio21.18 P/E Growth1.64 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.25 billion Price / Sales3.51 Cash Flow$7.8108 per share Price / Cash Flow17.60 Book Value$24.95 per share Price / Book5.51Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.94 Net Income$377.37 million Net Margins14.59% Return on Equity22.96% Return on Assets9.21%Miscellaneous Employees7,536 Outstanding Shares57,610,000Market Cap$7.92 billion Next Earnings Date5/20/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 13th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.35 per share on Tuesday, March 12th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 25th. View Nordson's Dividend History. How will Nordson's stock buyback program work? Nordson declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, September 11th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 5.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically an indication 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 data on Wednesday, February, 20th. The industrial products company reported $0.92 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.13 by $0.21. The industrial products company had revenue of $497.91 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $497.99 million. Nordson had a net margin of 14.59% and a return on equity of 22.96%. Nordson's quarterly revenue was down 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.35 earnings per share. View Nordson's Earnings History. When is Nordson's next earnings date? Nordson is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Nordson. What price target have analysts set for NDSN? 9 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Nordson's shares. Their forecasts range from $125.00 to $165.00. On average, they anticipate Nordson's stock price to reach $142.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.9% 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? News articles about NDSN stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Nordson earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Nordson's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Nordson include Mitsui & Co Ltd (MITSY), Ingersoll-Rand (IR), Komatsu (KMTUY), ATLAS COPCO AB/S (ATLKY), ASSA ABLOY AB/S (ASAZY), Parker-Hannifin (PH), Rockwell Automation (ROK), Cintas (CTAS), SANDVIK AB/ADR (SDVKY), Stanley Black & Decker (SWK), Ball (BLL), Kubota (KUBTY), W W Grainger (GWW), Ferguson (FERGY) and Tenaris (TS). What other stocks do shareholders of Nordson own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nordson investors own include Ballard Power Systems (BLDP), Cedar Fair (FUN), NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Intel (INTC), Netflix (NFLX), Home Depot (HD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Sherwin-Williams (SHW) and Booking (BKNG). Who are Nordson's key executives? Nordson's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael F. Hilton, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)Mr. Gregory A. Thaxton CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)Mr. John J. Keane, Exec. VP (Age 58)Mr. Jeffrey A. Pembroke, Exec. VP (Age 52)Mr. Gregory P. Merk, Exec. VP (Age 48) Who are Nordson's major shareholders? Nordson's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.17%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (7.68%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (3.08%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.52%), Keybank National Association OH (1.42%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.21%). 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 First Trust Advisors LP, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C, Davis R M Inc., Fiera Capital Corp, Royce & Associates LP, Boston Financial Mangement LLC and SG Americas Securities LLC. Company insiders that have sold Nordson company stock in the last year include Gregory A Thaxton, Mary G Puma and Michael F Hilton. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nordson. Which major investors are buying Nordson stock? NDSN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Millennium Management LLC, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and Rhumbline Advisers. 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 $137.47. How big of a company is Nordson? Nordson has a market capitalization of $7.92 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 303 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 378 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 681MarketBeat'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. 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