NL Industries Company Profile (NYSE:NL)

About NL Industries (NYSE:NL)

NL Industries logoNL Industries, Inc. is a holding company. The Company operates in the component products industry through its subsidiary, CompX International Inc. (CompX). The Company operates in the chemicals industry through its non-controlling interest in Kronos Worldwide, Inc. (Kronos). The Company, through Compx, manufactures engineered components that are sold to a range of industries, including recreational transportation (including boats), postal, office and institutional furniture, cabinetry, tool storage, healthcare, gas stations and vending equipment. Kronos is a global producer and marketer of value-added titanium dioxide pigments (TiO2), a base industrial product used in imparting whiteness, brightness and opacity to a range of customer applications and end use markets, including coatings, plastics, paper, inks, food, cosmetics, and other industrial and consumer products. Kronos has production facilities in Europe and North America.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Office Services & Supplies
  • Symbol: NYSE:NL
  • CUSIP: 62915640
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $638.16 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,714,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.08
  • 52 Week Range: $3.10 - $13.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 9.63
  • P/E Growth: -0.53
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $114.69 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.80
  • Book Value: $4.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.90
  • EBITDA: $8.15 million
  • Net Margins: 57.98%
  • Return on Equity: 32.04%
  • Return on Assets: 16.44%
  • Current Ratio: 4.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.97%
  • Average Volume: 74,125 shs.
  • Beta: 2.75
  • Short Ratio: 1.81

Frequently Asked Questions for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.00. The business had revenue of $29.90 million for the quarter. NL Industries had a net margin of 57.98% and a return on equity of 32.04%. View NL Industries' Earnings History.

When will NL Industries make its next earnings announcement?

NL Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for NL Industries.

Where is NL Industries' stock going? Where will NL Industries' stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for NL Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $6.00 to $6.00. On average, they expect NL Industries' stock price to reach $6.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for NL Industries.

Who are some of NL Industries' key competitors?

Who are NL Industries' key executives?

NL Industries' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert D. Graham, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Gregory M. Swalwell, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kelly D. Luttmer, Executive Vice President , Global Tax Director
  • Amy Allbach Samford, Vice President, Controller
  • John A. St. Wrba, Vice President, Treasurer
  • A. Andrew R. Louis, Vice President, Secretary
  • Andrew B. Nace, Vice President
  • Courtney J. Riley, Vice President - Environmental Affairs
  • Keith Roger Coogan, Director
  • Loretta J. Feehan, Director

Who owns NL Industries stock?

NL Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.14%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for NL Industries.

Who bought NL Industries stock? Who is buying NL Industries stock?

NL Industries' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for NL Industries.

How do I buy NL Industries stock?

Shares of NL Industries 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 NL Industries' stock price today?

One share of NL Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for NL Industries (NYSE NL)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  37 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  87 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  124
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NL Industries 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 NL Industries (NYSE:NL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.00)
Consensus Price Target: $6.00 (56.04% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)
Price Target History for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)
Analysts' Ratings History for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/7/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweight$3.00 -> $6.00LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)
Earnings by Quarter for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)
Earnings History by Quarter for NL Industries (NYSE NL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/6/2017$0.21N/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q1 2017$0.17$0.17$29.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2017Q4 2016$0.06$0.20$26.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q3 2016$0.06$0.15$28.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4$0.02($0.11)$25.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q3 2015$0.11$0.05$26.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q2$0.22$0.01$28.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q4 2014$0.11$0.11$24.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q3 2014$0.17$0.29$26.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2 2014$0.09$0.11$26.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1 2014($0.02)$0.08$25.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q213($0.29)$22.10 million$24.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)

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Current Dividend Information for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)
Most Recent Dividend:12/24/2013
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for NL Industries (NYSE:NL)

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

Insider Trades

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NL Industries (NL) Chart for Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

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