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

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$3.29 -0.07 (-2.08 %)
(As of 05/23/2019 08:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$3.36
Today's Range$3.22 - $3.36
52-Week Range$2.94 - $10.00
Volume9,271 shs
Average Volume11,831 shs
Market Capitalization$160.32 million
P/E Ratio17.68
Dividend YieldN/A
NL Industries, Inc., through its subsidiary CompX International Inc., operates in the component products industry in the United States and internationally. The company manufactures and sells mechanical and electronic cabinet locks, and other locking mechanisms, including disc tumbler locks, pin tumbler locking mechanisms, and CompX eLock and StealthLock electronic locks for use in various applications, such as ignition systems, mailboxes, file cabinets, desk drawers, tool storage cabinets, vending and cash containment machines, medical cabinetry, electronic circuit panels, storage compartments, and gas station security. It also offers original equipment and aftermarket stainless steel exhaust headers, exhaust pipes, mufflers, and other exhaust components; gauges, such as GPS speedometers and tachometers; mechanical and electronic controls and throttles; wake enhancement devices, trim tabs, steering wheels and other billet aluminum accessories; and dash panels, LED indicators, wire harnesses, and other accessories primarily for performance and ski/wakeboard boats. In addition, it offers insurance brokerage and risk management services. NL Industries, Inc. sells its component products directly to original equipment manufacturers, as well as through distributors. The company was founded in 1891 and is based in Dallas, Texas. NL Industries, Inc. is a subsidiary of Valhi, Inc.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals
Sub-IndustryOffice Services & Supplies
SectorBasic Materials



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$118.20 million
Cash Flow$0.2343 per share
Book Value$6.57 per share


Net Income$-41,020,000.00


Market Cap$160.32 million
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated)

NL Industries (NYSE:NL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NL Industries' stock symbol?

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

How were NL Industries' earnings last quarter?

NL Industries Inc (NYSE:NL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, March, 11th. The basic materials company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $27.40 million for the quarter. NL Industries had a positive return on equity of 2.92% and a negative net margin of 33.06%. View NL Industries' Earnings History.

When is NL Industries' next earnings date?

NL Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for NL Industries.

What price target have analysts set for NL?

1 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for NL Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect NL Industries' stock price to reach $14.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 325.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for NL Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NL Industries?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NL 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 NL Industries.

Has NL Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about NL stock has trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. NL Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the basic materials company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of NL Industries' key competitors?

Some companies that are related to NL Industries include Venator Materials (VNTR), Hydrogenics (HYGS), LSB Industries (LXU), Polydex Pharmaceuticals (POLXF) and Praxair (PX).

What other stocks do shareholders of NL Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NL Industries investors own include Valhi (VHI), Aqua Metals (AQMS), Henry Boot (BOOT), Sientra (SIEN), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Camtek (CAMT), QUALCOMM (QCOM), CVS Health (CVS), Array Biopharma (ARRY) and Athersys (ATHX).

Who are NL Industries' key executives?

NL Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert D. Graham, Vice Chairman & CEO (Age 63)
  • Ms. Courtney J. Riley, Pres (Age 53)
  • Mr. Gregory M. Swalwell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 62)
  • Ms. Kelly D. Luttmer, Exec. VP & Chief Tax Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Andrew B. Nace, Exec. VP (Age 54)

Who are NL Industries' major shareholders?

NL Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.91%), BlackRock Inc. (1.07%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.42%), Zebra Capital Management LLC (0.11%), Cutler Group LP (0.06%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for NL Industries.

Which major investors are selling NL Industries stock?

NL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, BlackRock Inc. and Zebra Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for NL Industries.

Which major investors are buying NL Industries stock?

NL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Raymond James & Associates and Cutler Group LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for NL Industries.

How do I buy shares of NL Industries?

Shares of NL 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 NL Industries' stock price today?

One share of NL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.29.

How big of a company is NL Industries?

NL Industries has a market capitalization of $160.32 million and generates $118.20 million in revenue each year. NL Industries employs 547 workers across the globe.

What is NL Industries' official website?

The official website for NL Industries is http://www.nl-ind.com/.

How can I contact NL Industries?

NL Industries' mailing address is 5430 LBJ FREEWAY SUITE 1700, DALLAS TX, 75240. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 972-233-1700.

MarketBeat Community Rating for NL Industries (NYSE NL)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  135 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  215 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  350
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NL Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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