NYSE:CSS - CSS Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$6.37 -0.02 (-0.31 %)
(As of 05/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$6.39
Today's Range$6.35 - $6.51
52-Week Range$5.68 - $18.49
Volume5,500 shs
Average Volume40,505 shs
Market Capitalization$56.29 million
P/E Ratio5.79
Dividend Yield12.52%
Beta0.72
CSS Industries, Inc., a consumer products company, designs, manufactures, procures, distributes, and sells seasonal, gift, and craft products principally to mass market retailers in the United States and Canada. Its craft and gift consumer products include craft ribbons and bows, trims, buttons, sewing patterns, knitting needles, needle arts, kids' crafts, infant products, journals, gift card holders, all occasion boxed greeting cards, memory books, scrapbooks, stationery, stickers, and other gift and craft items, as well as floral accessories, including pot covers, foil, waxed tissue, shred, aisle runners, corsage bags, and other paper and film products. The company's seasonal consumer products comprise Christmas products, such as packaging ribbon and bows, boxed greeting cards, gift wraps, gift bags, gift boxes, gift tags, gift card holders, tissue papers, and decorations; Valentine products consisting of classroom exchange Valentine cards and other related Valentine products; Easter products, including Easter egg dyes and related Easter seasonal products; and back-to-school products, such as teachers' aids and other learning oriented products. CSS Industries, Inc. offers its products principally under the Paper Magic, Berwick, Offray, C.R. Gibson, McCall's, Butterick, Kwik Sew, Vogue Patterns, Markings, Stepping Stones, Tapestry, Seastone, Dudley's, Eureka, Stickerfitti, Favorite Findings, La Mode, Simplicity, Wrights, Boye, Dimensions, and Perler brand names. The company sells its products to mass market retailers, discount department stores, specialty chains, warehouse clubs, drug and food chains, dollar stores, office supply stores, and retail teachers' stores, as well as to independent card, gift, and floral shops through account sales managers, sales representatives, product specialists, and a network of independent manufacturers' representatives. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Greeting cards
Sub-IndustryHousewares & Specialties
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP12590610
Phone610-729-3959

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$361.90 million
Cash Flow$8.0633 per share
Book Value$27.82 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-36,520,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Market Cap$56.29 million
Next Earnings Date5/30/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

CSS Industries (NYSE:CSS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is CSS Industries' stock symbol?

CSS Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CSS."

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

CSS Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Investors of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 12.56%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. View CSS Industries' Dividend History.

How were CSS Industries' earnings last quarter?

CSS Industries Inc (NYSE:CSS) posted its earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The specialty retailer reported $0.74 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.61 by $0.88. The specialty retailer earned $133.23 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $138.30 million. CSS Industries had a negative net margin of 17.50% and a negative return on equity of 3.26%. View CSS Industries' Earnings History.

When is CSS Industries' next earnings date?

CSS Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CSS Industries.

What price target have analysts set for CSS?

1 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for CSS Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $7.48 to $7.48. On average, they expect CSS Industries' stock price to reach $7.48 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CSS Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CSS Industries?

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

Has CSS Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CSS stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CSS Industries earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of CSS Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of CSS Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CSS Industries investors own include Mondi (MNDI), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Ford Motor (F), Prospect Capital (PSEC), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), Physicians Realty Trust (DOC), General Electric (GE), Kinder Morgan (KMI), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY) and AT&T (T).

Who are CSS Industries' key executives?

CSS Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher J. Munyan, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. John S. White, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 55)
  • Ms. Cara L. Farley, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 51)
  • Mr. Keith W. Pfeil, Principal Accounting Officer, CFO & Exec. VP of Fin.
  • Mr. Jeffrey DeSandre, VP & Chief Information Officer

Who are CSS Industries' major shareholders?

CSS Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.21%), Kennedy Capital Management Inc. (4.57%), Walthausen & Co. LLC (3.23%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.67%), Adirondack Research & Management Inc. (2.44%) and BlackRock Inc. (2.25%). Company insiders that own CSS Industries stock include Christopher J Munyan, Harry J Mullany III, John Stuart White and Rebecca C Matthias. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CSS Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling CSS Industries stock?

CSS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kennedy Capital Management Inc., LSV Asset Management, Walthausen & Co. LLC, AJO LP, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Oxford Asset Management LLP and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for CSS Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying CSS Industries stock?

CSS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alambic Investment Management L.P., Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bragg Financial Advisors Inc, Adirondack Research & Management Inc., Brandes Investment Partners LP and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. Company insiders that have bought CSS Industries stock in the last two years include Christopher J Munyan, Harry J Mullany III, John Stuart White and Rebecca C Matthias. View Insider Buying and Selling for CSS Industries.

How do I buy shares of CSS Industries?

Shares of CSS 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 CSS Industries' stock price today?

One share of CSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.37.

How big of a company is CSS Industries?

CSS Industries has a market capitalization of $56.29 million and generates $361.90 million in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $-36,520,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.10 on an earnings per share basis. CSS Industries employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is CSS Industries' official website?

The official website for CSS Industries is http://www.cssindustries.com/.

How can I contact CSS Industries?

CSS Industries' mailing address is 450 PLYMOUTH ROAD SUITE 300, PLYMOUTH MEETING PA, 19462. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 610-729-3959 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for CSS Industries (NYSE CSS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  130 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  141 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  271
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CSS Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CSS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CSS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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