NASDAQ:RAVN - Raven Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$39.10 -0.05 (-0.13 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$39.10
Today's Range$38.45 - $39.35
52-Week Range$26.70 - $42.40
Volume113,983 shs
Average Volume122,677 shs
Market Capitalization$1.38 billion
P/E Ratio34.30
Dividend Yield1.35%
Raven Industries logoRaven 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Unsupported plastics film & sheet
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Conglomerates
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio4.94
Quick Ratio3.41


Trailing P/E Ratio34.30
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E Growth2.41

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$377.32 million
Price / Sales3.72
Cash Flow$1.6031 per share
Price / Cash24.39
Book Value$7.72 per share
Price / Book5.06


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.14
Net Income$41.02 million
Net Margins12.87%
Return on Equity17.03%
Return on Assets14.48%


Outstanding Shares35,890,000
Market Cap$1.38 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, July 13th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 12th. View Raven Industries' Dividend History.

How will Raven Industries' stock buyback program work?

Raven Industries announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, December 5th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $25,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Raven Industries' earnings last quarter?

Raven Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:RAVN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 17th. The conglomerate reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.01. The conglomerate earned $111.13 million during the quarter. Raven Industries had a return on equity of 17.03% and a net margin of 12.87%. View Raven Industries' Earnings History.

When is Raven Industries' next earnings date?

Raven Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 22nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Raven Industries.

What price target have analysts set for RAVN?

3 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Raven Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Raven Industries' stock price to reach $35.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Raven Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Raven Industries?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Raven Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Raven Industries.

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 & GM of Engineered Films Division (Age 46)
  • Mr. Brian E. Meyer, Division VP & GM of Applied Technology Division (Age 55)

Has Raven Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about RAVN stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Raven Industries earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the conglomerate an impact score of 47.84 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Raven Industries.

Who are Raven Industries' major shareholders?

Raven Industries' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.67%), Royce & Associates LP (4.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.14%), Vident Investment Advisory LLC (1.59%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.36%) and Legal & General Group Plc (1.11%). Company insiders that own Raven Industries stock include Marc E Lebaron and Rick Parod. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Raven Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling Raven Industries stock?

RAVN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Creative Planning, Capco Asset Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Alambic Investment Management L.P. and Legal & General Group Plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Raven Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying Raven Industries stock?

RAVN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., KAMES CAPITAL plc, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Zacks Investment Management, Kaizen Advisory LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Laurion Capital Management LP. 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 $39.10.

How big of a company is Raven Industries?

Raven Industries has a market capitalization of $1.38 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.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  134 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  171 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  305
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This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by Staff

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