NYSE:NL - NL Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$9.25 +0.05 (+0.54 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$9.25
Today's Range$9.00 - $9.30
52-Week Range$6.85 - $16.05
Volume9,570 shs
Average Volume40,558 shs
Market Capitalization$448.18 million
P/E Ratio5.32
Dividend YieldN/A
NL Industries logoNL 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio4.59
Quick Ratio4.04


Trailing P/E Ratio5.32
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$112 million
Price / Sales4.02
Cash Flow$1.7004 per share
Price / Cash5.44
Book Value$7.25 per share
Price / Book1.28


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$116.10 million
Net Margins110.31%
Return on Equity27.35%
Return on Assets16.37%


Outstanding Shares48,720,000

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) posted its quarterly earnings data 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 27.35% and a net margin of 110.31%. 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, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for NL Industries.

What price target have analysts set for NL?

1 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for NL Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect NL Industries' share price to reach $14.00 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:
  • Mr. Robert D. Graham, Vice Chairman & CEO (Age 62)
  • Ms. Courtney J. Riley, Pres (Age 52)
  • Mr. Gregory M. Swalwell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Kelly D. Luttmer, Exec. VP & Chief Tax Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Andrew B. Nace, Exec. VP (Age 53)

Has NL Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. NL Industries earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.47 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are NL Industries' major shareholders?

NL Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.99%), Chicago Equity Partners LLC (0.09%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.07%), Barclays PLC (0.06%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.05%) and Citadel Advisors LLC (0.05%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for NL Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling NL Industries stock?

NL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for NL Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying NL Industries stock?

NL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Barclays PLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Citadel Advisors LLC, Element Capital Management LLC and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. 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 $9.25.

How big of a company is NL Industries?

NL Industries has a market capitalization of $448.18 million and generates $112 million in revenue each year. NL Industries employs 520 workers across the globe.

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 (NL)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  101 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  160 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  261
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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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