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S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69
S&P 500   4,397.94
DOW   34,265.37
QQQ   351.69

NL Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.33 (-4.83%)
(As of 01/21/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
31,780 shs
Average Volume
17,106 shs
Market Capitalization
$317.22 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About NL Industries

NL Industries, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the manufacture of component products and chemicals. Through its subsidiary, it offers engineered components, including mechanical and electrical cabinet locks, stainless steel exhaust components, gauges, throttle controls, wake enhancement systems, trim tabs, and related hardware and accessories. It operates through the following geographical segments: United States, Canada, Mexico, and Other. The firm also holds an interest in a chemicals business which produces and markets value-added titanium dioxide pigments. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industrial inorganic chemicals
Office Services & Supplies
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$114.50 million
Cash Flow
$0.34 per share
Book Value
$6.87 per share


Net Income
$14.68 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$317.22 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 12/21 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

1.75 out of 5 stars

Basic Materials Sector

161st out of 223 stocks

Industrial Inorganic Chemicals Industry

8th out of 11 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.5Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

NL Industries (NYSE:NL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is NL Industries a buy right now?

1 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NL Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "sell" NL Industries stock.
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How has NL Industries' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

NL Industries' stock was trading at $3.08 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NL shares have increased by 111.0% and is now trading at $6.50.
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Are investors shorting NL Industries?

NL Industries saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 151,800 shares, an increase of 16.7% from the December 15th total of 130,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 27,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.5 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's shares are short sold.
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When is NL Industries' next earnings date?

NL Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 9th 2022.
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How were NL Industries' earnings last quarter?

NL Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NL) announced its earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The basic materials company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.01. The basic materials company earned $34.50 million during the quarter. NL Industries had a net margin of 29.70% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.55%.
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How often does NL Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NL Industries?

NL Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Tuesday, December 21st. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.69%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 1st.
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Is NL Industries a good dividend stock?

NL Industries pays an annual dividend of $0.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.51%. NL Industries does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of NL Industries is 28.92%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for NL?

1 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for NL Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate NL Industries' share price to reach $7.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are NL Industries' key executives?

NL Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Courtney J. Riley, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Amy Allbach Samford, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Andrew B. Nace, Executive Vice President
  • Clarence B. Brown, Secretary & Vice President
  • John R. Powers, Vice President & General Counsel

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), CVS Health (CVS), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Sientra (SIEN), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), Henry Boot (BOOT), Camtek (CAMT) and Huntington Bancshares (HBAN).

What is NL Industries' stock symbol?

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

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is NL Industries' stock price today?

One share of NL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.50.

How much money does NL Industries make?

NL Industries has a market capitalization of $317.22 million and generates $114.50 million in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $14.68 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.83 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does NL Industries have?

NL Industries employs 466 workers across the globe.

What is NL Industries' official website?

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

Where are NL Industries' headquarters?

NL Industries is headquartered at 5430 LBJ FREEWAY SUITE 1700, DALLAS TX, 75240.

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 or via fax at 281-423-3216.

This page was last updated on 1/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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