NYSE:NL - NL Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $4.63 +0.16 (+3.58 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$4.47Today's Range$4.49 - $4.7452-Week Range$2.94 - $10.00Volume23,200 shsAverage Volume19,291 shsMarket Capitalization$225.61 millionP/E Ratio12.65Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.76 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 gaming machines, high security 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; steering wheels and other billet aluminum accessories; and dash panels, LED lighting products, wire harnesses, and other accessories primarily for performance and ski/wakeboard boats. In addition, it offers insurance brokerage and risk management services. The company sells its component products directly to original equipment manufacturers, as well as through distributors. NL Industries, Inc. was founded in 1891 and is based in Dallas, Texas. NL Industries, Inc. is a subsidiary of Valhi, Inc. Receive NL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Industrial inorganic chemicals Sub-IndustryOffice Services & Supplies SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSE:NL Previous Symbol CUSIP62915640 Webwww.nl-ind.com Phone972-233-1700Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.83 Quick Ratio1.65Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.65 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$112 million Price / Sales2.01 Cash Flow$1.8228 per share Price / Cash Flow2.54 Book Value$7.25 per share Price / Book0.64Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$116.10 million Net Margins4.66% Return on Equity5.03% Return on Assets2.99%Miscellaneous Employees520 Outstanding Shares48,727,000Market Cap$225.61 million OptionableOptionable 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 results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The basic materials company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $28.40 million for the quarter. NL Industries had a return on equity of 5.03% and a net margin of 4.66%. View NL Industries' Earnings History. When is NL Industries' next earnings date? NL Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for NL Industries. What price target have analysts set for NL? 1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for NL Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate NL Industries' share price to reach $14.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 202.4% 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? Media coverage about NL stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NL Industries earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of NL Industries' key competitors? Some companies that are related to NL Industries include Venator Materials (VNTR), Luxfer (LXFR), LSB Industries (LXU), Hydrogenics (HYGS), Polydex Pharmaceuticals (POLXF) and Praxair (PX). 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.97%), BlackRock Inc. (1.10%), Northern Trust Corp (0.24%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.12%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.12%) and Ramsey Quantitative Systems (0.09%). 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Barclays PLC and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for NL Industries. Which major investors are buying NL Industries stock? NL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ramsey Quantitative Systems, Rhumbline Advisers, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC 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 $4.63. How big of a company is NL Industries? NL Industries has a market capitalization of $225.61 million and generates $112 million in revenue each year. NL Industries employs 520 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 ()Outperform Votes: 130 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 209 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 339MarketBeat'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 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How does a reverse stock split work?