NASDAQ:RAVN - Raven Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $37.31 +0.05 (+0.13 %) (As of 12/11/2018 10:54 AM ET)Previous Close$37.26Today's Range$36.9150 - $37.7452-Week Range$31.45 - $49.80Volume8,640 shsAverage Volume109,448 shsMarket Capitalization$1.35 billionP/E Ratio32.73Dividend Yield1.38%Beta1.45 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Raven Industries, Inc., a technology company, provides various products to customers in the industrial, agricultural, geomembrane, construction, and aerospace/defense markets worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Applied Technology, Engineered Films, and Aerostar. The Applied Technology segment designs, manufactures, sells, and services precision agriculture products and information management tools that enable growers to enhance farm yields. Its products include field computers, application controls, GPS-guidance and assisted-steering systems, automatic boom controls, injection systems, and planter and seeder controls, as well as Slingshot, an integrated real-time kinematic and information platform; and services comprise high-speed in-field Internet connectivity and cloud-based data management. This segment sells its products to original equipment manufacturers and through aftermarket distribution partners. The Engineered Films segment produces plastic films and sheeting for geomembrane, agricultural, construction, and industrial applications. It sells its products directly to end-customers and through independent third-party distributors. The Aerostar segment offers high-altitude balloons, tethered aerostats, and radar processing systems to provide research, communications, and situational awareness to government and commercial customers in the aerospace/defense, radar, and lighter-than-air markets. Raven Industries, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Receive RAVN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for RAVN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Unsupported plastics film & sheet Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates Current SymbolNASDAQ:RAVN Previous Symbol CUSIP75421210 Webwww.ravenind.com Phone605-336-2750 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio5.54 Quick Ratio4.02 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio32.73 Forward P/E Ratio23.47 P/E Growth2.37 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$377.32 million Price / Sales3.56 Cash Flow$1.5591 per share Price / Cash Flow23.93 Book Value$7.72 per share Price / Book4.83 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.14 Net Income$41.02 million Net Margins13.82% Return on Equity18.49% Return on Assets15.71% Miscellaneous Employees1,157 Outstanding Shares35,960,000Market Cap$1.35 billion OptionableOptionable Raven Industries (NASDAQ:RAVN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Raven Industries' stock symbol? Raven Industries trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RAVN." How often does Raven Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Raven Industries? Raven Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 29th. Investors of record on Friday, October 12th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Friday, October 26th. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 11th. View Raven Industries' Dividend History. How will Raven Industries' stock buyback program work? Raven Industries declared that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Tuesday, December 5th 2017, which allows the company to buyback $25,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Raven Industries' earnings last quarter? Raven Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAVN) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 28th. The conglomerate reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The conglomerate earned $104.83 million during the quarter. Raven Industries had a return on equity of 18.49% and a net margin of 13.82%. View Raven Industries' Earnings History. When is Raven Industries' next earnings date? Raven Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Raven Industries. What price target have analysts set for RAVN? 2 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Raven Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Raven Industries' stock price to reach $37.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Raven Industries. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Raven Industries? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Raven Industries in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Raven Industries. Has Raven Industries been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about RAVN stock has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Raven Industries earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the conglomerate a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Raven Industries' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Raven Industries include Fuwei Films (FFHL), STR (STRI), BioSolar (BSRC), XsunX (XSNX) and Shiner International (UECN). Who are Raven Industries' key executives? Raven Industries' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Daniel A. Rykhus, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)Mr. Steven E. Brazones, VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 45)Ms. Janet L. Matthiesen, VP of HR (Age 60)Mr. Anthony D. Johnson Schmidt, Division VP of Engineered Films (Age 46)Mr. Brian E. Meyer, Division VP of Applied Technology (Age 55) Who are Raven Industries' major shareholders? Raven Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.01%), Royce & Associates LP (4.24%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (4.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.10%) and Bamco Inc. NY (1.87%). Company insiders that own Raven Industries stock include Marc E Lebaron and Rick Parod. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Raven Industries. Which major investors are selling Raven Industries stock? RAVN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Capco Asset Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Legal & General Group Plc, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Raven Industries. Which major investors are buying Raven Industries stock? RAVN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Raven Industries stock in the last two years include Marc E Lebaron and Rick Parod. View Insider Buying and Selling for Raven Industries. How do I buy shares of Raven Industries? Shares of RAVN 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 Raven Industries' stock price today? One share of RAVN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.61. How big of a company is Raven Industries? Raven Industries has a market capitalization of $1.35 billion and generates $377.32 million in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $41.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.14 on an earnings per share basis. Raven Industries employs 1,157 workers across the globe. What is Raven Industries' official website? The official website for Raven Industries is http://www.ravenind.com. How can I contact Raven Industries? Raven Industries' mailing address is 205 EAST 6TH STREET P.O. BOX 5107, SIOUX FALLS SD, 57117. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 605-336-2750 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Raven Industries (NASDAQ RAVN)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 156 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 195 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 351MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Raven Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe RAVN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe RAVN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the float in trading stocks?