Culp Company Profile (NYSE:CULP)

About Culp (NYSE:CULP)

Culp logoCulp, Inc. is a producer of mattress fabrics and marketer of upholstery fabrics for furniture in North America. The Company is engaged in the manufacture, sourcing and marketing of mattress fabrics and sewn covers used for covering mattresses and box springs, and upholstery fabrics, including cut and sewn kits used in production of upholstered furniture. The Company operates through two segments: mattress fabrics (Culp Home Fashions) and upholstery fabrics. Its mattress fabrics segment manufactures and markets mattress fabric and mattress covers to bedding manufacturers. Its upholstery fabrics segment markets fabrics for residential and commercial furniture, including jacquard woven fabrics, velvets, microdenier suedes, woven dobbies, knitted fabrics, piece-dyed woven products and polyurethane leather look fabrics. The Company markets a range of fabrics in the categories, including fabrics produced at its manufacturing facilities and fabrics produced by other suppliers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Textiles & Leather Goods - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Textiles
  • Symbol: NYSE:CULP
  • CUSIP: 23021510
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $339.2 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 12,357,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $30.86
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.92
  • 52 Week Range: $26.80 - $37.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.42
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.78
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Annual Dividend: $0.32
  • Dividend Yield: 1.2%
  • Net Margins: 7.21%
  • Return on Equity: 17.87%
  • Return on Assets: 13.14%
  • Current Ratio: 2.22%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
  • Average Volume: 24,041 shs.
  • Beta: 0.23

Frequently Asked Questions for Culp (NYSE:CULP)

What is Culp's stock symbol?

Culp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CULP."

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

Culp announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 14th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.08 per share on Monday, July 17th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 29th. View Culp's Dividend History.

How were Culp's earnings last quarter?

Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) released its earnings results on Tuesday, June, 13th. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.04. The business earned $77.35 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $76.32 million. Culp had a return on equity of 17.87% and a net margin of 7.21%. View Culp's Earnings History.

When will Culp make its next earnings announcement?

Culp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 28th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Culp.

Where is Culp's stock going? Where will Culp's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Culp's stock. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate Culp's stock price to reach $38.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Culp.

Who are some of Culp's key competitors?

Who are Culp's key executives?

Culp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert G. Culp III, Chairman of the Board
  • Franklin N. Saxon, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Kenneth R. Bowling, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Corporate Secretary
  • Boyd B. Chumbley, President, Culp Upholstery Fabrics Division
  • Robert G. Culp IV, President - Culp Home Fashions Division
  • Thomas B. Gallagher Jr., Corporate Controller, Assistant Treasurer, Assistant Secretary
  • Kenneth W. McAllister, Lead Independent Director
  • Fred A. Jackson, Director
  • Patrick B. Flavin, Independent Director
  • Kenneth R. Larson, Independent Director

How do I buy Culp stock?

Shares of Culp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Culp's stock price today?

One share of Culp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.45.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Culp (NYSE CULP)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  49 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  62 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  111
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Culp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Culp (NYSE:CULP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $38.00 (38.43% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
12/5/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $38.00N/AView Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageHold$26.00N/AView Rating Details
12/9/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHold$29.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Earnings by Quarter for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Culp (NYSE CULP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/28/2017$0.53N/AView Earnings Details
6/13/2017Q4 2017$0.45$0.49$76.32 million$77.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q3 2017$0.47$0.47$77.85 million$76.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/1/2016Q2 2017$0.45$0.47$77.87 million$75.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/30/2016Q1$0.49$0.56$79.44 million$80.68 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/15/2016Q4$0.47$0.47$78.92 million$77.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q316$0.44$0.47$82.78 million$78.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/1/2015Q216$0.40$0.41$77.62 million$77.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/2/2015Q116$0.38$0.50$78.34 million$80.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/18/2015Q415$0.41$0.45$78.48 million$78.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q3$0.37$0.40$74.13 million$81.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/3/2014Q215$0.31$0.33$72.61 million$73.99 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/4/2014Q1$0.36$0.37$74.39 million$76.06 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/12/2014Q4 14$0.28$0.27$74.12 million$74.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q3$0.34$0.31ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/26/2013Q2$0.32$0.33$66.60 million$70.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/28/2013Q1 2014$0.36$0.38$68.80 million$70.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/28/20120.31$0.31$65.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.05 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.74 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Most Recent Dividend:7/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.32
Dividend Yield:1.17%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:17.88% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.61% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.39% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Culp (NYSE:CULP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Culp (NYSE CULP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 87.52%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/2/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell356$34.00$12,104.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell1,049$34.00$35,666.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell44$34.00$1,496.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell130$34.00$4,420.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Boyd Brooks ChumbleyVPSell1,400$33.60$47,040.00View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,486$33.26$282,244.36View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell24,995$33.26$831,333.70View SEC Filing  
4/24/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,241$32.50$40,332.50View SEC Filing  
4/24/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell3,655$32.50$118,787.50View SEC Filing  
4/21/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,284$32.50$41,730.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell3,782$32.50$122,915.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Boyd Brooks ChumbleyVPSell1,176$32.35$38,043.60View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,818$32.00$58,176.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell10,318$32.24$332,652.32View SEC Filing  
4/10/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell321$32.00$10,272.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell947$32.00$30,304.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell47$32.00$1,504.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell137$32.00$4,384.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell49$32.00$1,568.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell143$32.00$4,576.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell4,704$31.73$149,257.92View SEC Filing  
3/17/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell13,858$31.73$439,714.34View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017Patrick B FlavinDirectorSell1,200$30.28$36,336.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017Franklin N SaxonCEOSell5,691$31.18$177,445.38View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017Fred A JacksonDirectorBuy5,000$31.13$155,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell16,760$31.18$522,576.80View SEC Filing  
3/9/2017Boyd Brooks ChumbleyVPSell1,159$30.95$35,871.05View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Patrick B FlavinDirectorSell2,000$36.63$73,260.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell3,000$34.52$103,560.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Patrick B FlavinDirectorSell688$35.00$24,080.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell9,000$33.84$304,560.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell2,000$33.36$66,720.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,000$29.73$29,730.00View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell5,000$29.88$149,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/27/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell5,000$31.54$157,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell5,000$31.54$157,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2016Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell4,084$32.54$132,893.36View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell10,000$31.40$314,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2016Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell4,194$31.53$132,236.82View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell10,000$32.37$323,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell8,560$32.34$276,830.40View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016Boyd Brooks ChumbleyVPSell8,000$32.16$257,280.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Franklin N SaxonCEOSell6,000$32.83$196,980.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2016Kenneth R LarsonDirectorSell10,000$33.50$335,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell8,204$33.51$274,916.04View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell4,979$33.63$167,443.77View SEC Filing  
7/20/2016Kenneth R LarsonDirectorSell2,000$29.51$59,020.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2016Kenneth R LarsonDirectorSell1,000$29.50$29,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Fred A JacksonDirectorBuy2,000$28.40$56,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Patrick B FlavinDirectorSell2,000$27.55$55,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Boyd Brooks ChumbleyVPSell1,000$27.04$27,040.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Boyd Brooks ChumbleyVPSell500$26.00$13,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Patrick B FlavinDirectorSell1,000$26.00$26,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Patrick B FlavinDirectorSell6,000$25.38$152,280.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Kenneth W McallisterDirectorSell5,000$32.74$163,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2015Kenneth W McallisterDirectorSell15,000$32.73$490,950.00View SEC Filing  
6/29/2015Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell100,000$29.72$2,972,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Franklin N SaxonCEOSell7,863$26.59$209,077.17View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,183$26.22$214,558.26View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,291$27.37$226,924.67View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,265$26.48$218,857.20View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell20,000$25.55$511,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,269$25.49$210,776.81View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,266$25.52$210,948.32View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell25,000$25.38$634,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell4,988$22.34$111,431.92View SEC Filing  
12/30/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell30,000$21.25$637,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2014Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell1,399$21.00$29,379.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Robert G Culp IIIChairmanSell11,267$21.01$236,719.67View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell1,792$21.00$37,632.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell21,609$20.70$447,306.30View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell2,500$20.58$51,450.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell19,325$20.04$387,273.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell24,000$20.35$488,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell27,400$20.91$572,934.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2014Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell4,112$20.93$86,064.16View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,000$19.10$19,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Franklin N SaxonCEOSell2,500$19.09$47,725.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,000$19.04$19,040.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Robert George Iv CulpInsiderSell2,500$19.00$47,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell5,000$19.00$95,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Franklin N SaxonCEOSell3,350$20.47$68,574.50View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell5,703$20.50$116,911.50View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell6,112$20.50$125,296.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,883$20.44$38,488.52View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell8,185$20.50$167,792.50View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell2,432$20.43$49,685.76View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell7,684$20.18$155,063.12View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell1,784$20.25$36,126.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell6,805$20.25$137,801.25View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell9,500$20.12$191,140.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell4,200$19.91$83,622.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell6,643$20.00$132,860.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell6,011$18.94$113,848.34View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell2,100$19.91$41,811.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell14,633$19.69$288,123.77View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell14,500$19.50$282,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell3,500$19.45$68,075.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell6,217$19.25$119,677.25View SEC Filing  
10/17/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell4,533$19.00$86,127.00View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell10,579$19.00$201,001.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,401$19.01$26,633.01View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell8,753$18.56$162,455.68View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell9,627$18.55$178,580.85View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell2,884$18.09$52,171.56View SEC Filing  
10/3/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell3,004$18.13$54,462.52View SEC Filing  
9/25/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell8,498$18.90$160,612.20View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell6,000$18.89$113,340.00View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell11,426$18.83$215,151.58View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell10,076$18.71$188,521.96View SEC Filing  
9/18/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,300$18.87$24,531.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,824$18.82$34,327.68View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell5,900$19.00$112,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell7,500$18.26$136,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell5,000$18.20$91,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Robert G Culp IIIMajor ShareholderSell6,900$18.22$125,718.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Franklin N SaxonCEOSell1,400$18.71$26,194.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell10,000$19.08$190,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell4,913$18.99$93,297.87View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell7,187$19.19$137,918.53View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell32,900$19.12$629,048.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell2,598$18.85$48,972.30View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell2,402$19.30$46,358.60View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell20,000$17.23$344,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell6,798$15.68$106,592.64View SEC Filing  
10/4/2012R Scott AsenMajor ShareholderSell29,002$11.94$346,283.88View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
Latest Headlines for Culp (NYSE:CULP)
DateHeadline logoCulp, Inc. (CULP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $80.01 Million - August 17 at 7:46 AM logoZacks: Culp, Inc. (CULP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - August 16 at 10:28 PM logoZacks: Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) Given Average Rating of "" by Brokerages - August 11 at 9:04 PM logo$80.43 Million in Sales Expected for Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) This Quarter - July 30 at 8:06 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) to Announce $0.53 Earnings Per Share - July 28 at 9:16 AM logo Brokerages Set $38.00 Target Price for Culp, Inc. (CULP) - July 24 at 6:27 PM logoCulp, Inc. :CULP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : July 18, 2017 - July 18 at 7:12 PM logoZacks: Culp, Inc. (NYSE:CULP) Given $38.00 Consensus Target Price by Analysts - July 17 at 10:30 PM



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