Neenah Paper Company Profile (NYSE:NP)

About Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)

Neenah Paper logoNeenah Paper, Inc. is a producer of technical products and premium fine papers and packaging. The Company has two primary businesses: technical products business, and fine paper and packaging business. Its segments consist of Technical Products, Fine Paper and Packaging, and Other. The technical products business is an international producer of transportation, water and other filter media and durable, saturated and coated substrates. The fine paper and packaging business is a supplier of printing and other specialty papers in North America. Its technical products manufacturing facilities are located near Munich, Germany, in Bolton, England, in Munising, Michigan and in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. In addition, certain technical products are manufactured along with fine paper and packaging products in shared facilities located in upstate New York and Quakertown, Pennsylvania. JET-PRO SofStretch, KIMDURA, GESSNER, PREVAIL, NEENAH and GESSNER are brands of its technical products business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Paper & Paper Products
  • Sub-Industry: Paper Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:NP
  • CUSIP: 64007910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.28 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,788,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $76.55
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $79.99
  • 52 Week Range: $67.97 - $90.22
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.35
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.06
  • P/E Growth: 1.66
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $941.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.36
  • Book Value: $20.76 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.68
  • Annual Dividend: $1.32
  • Dividend Yield: 2.0%
  • EBIDTA: $148.1 million
  • Net Margins: 7.12%
  • Return on Equity: 22.20%
  • Return on Assets: 9.65%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.60%
  • Current Ratio: 2.20%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.14%
  • Average Volume: 91,990 shs.
  • Beta: 1.48
  • Short Ratio: 1.41

Frequently Asked Questions for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)

What is Neenah Paper's stock symbol?

Neenah Paper trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NP."

How often does Neenah Paper pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Neenah Paper?

Neenah Paper announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.37 per share on Friday, June 2nd. This represents a $1.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 10th. View Neenah Paper's Dividend History.

How were Neenah Paper's earnings last quarter?

Neenah Paper, Inc. (NYSE:NP) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported $1.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.08. The firm had revenue of $242.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $243.35 million. Neenah Paper had a net margin of 7.12% and a return on equity of 22.20%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up .0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.15 earnings per share. View Neenah Paper's Earnings History.

Where is Neenah Paper's stock going? Where will Neenah Paper's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Neenah Paper's shares. Their predictions range from $78.00 to $78.00. On average, they anticipate Neenah Paper's share price to reach $78.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Neenah Paper.

Who are some of Neenah Paper's key competitors?

Who owns Neenah Paper stock?

Neenah Paper's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.97%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.34%), FMR LLC (5.27%), Royce & Associates LP (4.87%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.73%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.19%). Company insiders that own Neenah Paper stock include Armin Schwinn, Bonnie Cruickshank Lind, James R Piedmonte, John P O'donnell, Julie Schertell, Larry Newton Brownlee, Sean T Erwin, Stephen Michael Wood, Steven S Heinrichs, Timothy S Lucas and William M Cook. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Neenah Paper.

Who sold Neenah Paper stock? Who is selling Neenah Paper stock?

Neenah Paper's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Royce & Associates LP, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Eagle Asset Management Inc. and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold Neenah Paper stock in the last year include Bonnie Cruickshank Lind, James R Piedmonte, John P O'donnell, Julie Schertell, Larry Newton Brownlee, Sean T Erwin, Stephen Michael Wood, Steven S Heinrichs and Timothy S Lucas. View Insider Buying and Selling for Neenah Paper.

Who bought Neenah Paper stock? Who is buying Neenah Paper stock?

Neenah Paper's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, United Services Automobile Association, Macquarie Group Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc. and Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Neenah Paper.

How do I buy Neenah Paper stock?

Shares of Neenah Paper can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Neenah Paper stock cost?

One share of Neenah Paper stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.30.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $78.00 (2.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/10/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHold$78.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Earnings by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/10/2017Q1 17$1.11$1.03$243.35 million$242.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2017Q416$0.78$1.10$231.85 million$220.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q316$0.99$0.99$243.15 million$232.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$1.14$1.26$250.55 million$246.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q116$1.09$1.15$244.90 million$242.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q415$0.86$0.91$231.38 million$230.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.80$0.89$248.53 million$231.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.93$0.97$231.15 million$224.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.84$0.95$239.30 million$228.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q414$0.71$0.75$220.90 million$222.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.80$0.83$234.20 million$230.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.84$0.90$224.30 million$230.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q1 2014$0.78$0.79$224.80 million$225.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.58$0.78$200.90 million$204.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.62$0.61$212.30 million$214.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.79$0.80$249.00 million$212.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.69$0.74$211.25 million$213.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.57$0.60$194.00 million$192.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$0.54$0.56$211.00 million$206.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.21
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.95$0.95$0.95
Q2 20171$1.04$1.04$1.04
Q3 20171$1.13$1.13$1.13
Q4 20171$1.09$1.09$1.09
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Next Dividend:6/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.32
Dividend Yield:1.73%
Dividend Growth:23.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:33.42% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
32.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
27.79% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.67%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/27/2017Steven S HeinrichsSVPSell6,010$75.62$454,476.20View SEC Filing  
2/21/2017Sean T ErwinDirectorSell3,000$76.28$228,840.00View SEC Filing  
1/11/2017John P O'donnellInsiderSell28,602$84.63$2,420,587.26View SEC Filing  
1/10/2017John P O'donnellCEOSell21,419$84.63$1,812,689.97View SEC Filing  
1/9/2017John P O'donnellInsiderSell24,162$85.81$2,073,341.22View SEC Filing  
1/4/2017Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell1,986$85.52$169,842.72View SEC Filing  
1/4/2017John P O'donnellInsiderSell36,972$85.78$3,171,458.16View SEC Filing  
12/7/2016Stephen Michael WoodDirectorSell560$88.00$49,280.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Stephen Michael WoodDirectorSell1,000$85.00$85,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2016William M CookDirectorBuy500$81.68$40,840.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016James R. PiedmonteSVPSell10,000$79.60$796,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Larry Newton BrownleeVPSell368$80.56$29,646.08View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Larry Newton BrownleeVPSell2,913$76.76$223,601.88View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Julie SchertellSVPSell1,400$76.00$106,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Larry Newton BrownleeVPSell714$73.11$52,200.54View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell4,348$71.12$309,229.76View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Timothy S LucasDirectorSell1,493$71.09$106,137.37View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Larry Newton BrownleeVPSell525$69.87$36,681.75View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell2,679$68.64$183,886.56View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016James R PiedmonteSVPSell1,386$69.00$95,634.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Steven S. HeinrichsSVPSell7,870$68.20$536,734.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Julie SchertellSVPSell700$67.33$47,131.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016James R PiedmonteSVPSell2,390$68.00$162,520.00View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Stephen Michael WoodDirectorSell1,870$65.00$121,550.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Armin SchwinnSVPSell3,604$60.60$218,402.40View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell1,814$65.20$118,272.80View SEC Filing  
11/25/2015Sean T. ErwinDirectorSell6,000$65.30$391,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2015John P. O'donnellCEOSell10,903$64.75$705,969.25View SEC Filing  
10/9/2015Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell5,000$63.75$318,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell2,500$62.50$156,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2015Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell2,500$62.00$155,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015John P O'donnellCEOSell10,033$62.75$629,570.75View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Steven S HeinrichsSVPSell6,030$60.91$367,287.30View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Mary Ann LeeperDirectorSell3,428$60.69$208,045.32View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Armin SchwinnSVPSell4,401$60.18$264,852.18View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015James R PiedmonteSVPSell3,172$62.00$196,664.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015John P O'donnellCEOSell10,742$60.51$649,998.42View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Armin SchwinnSVPSell2,757$60.27$166,164.39View SEC Filing  
12/24/2014James R PiedmonteVPSell1,813$60.00$108,780.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Julie SchertellSVPSell3,589$55.96$200,840.44View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014James R PiedmonteSVPSell3,112$58.02$180,558.24View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Mary Ann LeeperDirectorSell2,406$57.72$138,874.32View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014John P O'donnellCEOSell12,390$59.07$731,877.30View SEC Filing  
10/24/2014John P O'donnellCEOSell6,821$57.88$394,799.48View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014John P O'donnellCEOSell7,495$57.25$429,088.75View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell8,493$55.06$467,624.58View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell2,000$55.04$110,080.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell5,240$55.23$289,405.20View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell12,300$51.76$636,648.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Philip C MooreDirectorSell17,025$51.85$882,746.25View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Timothy S LucasDirectorSell9,585$52.17$500,049.45View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014John McgovernDirectorSell16,060$49.38$793,042.80View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014John O'donnellInsiderSell5,734$49.59$284,349.06View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014John O'donnellInsiderSell15,757$49.65$782,335.05View SEC Filing  
3/11/2014Steven HeinrichsSVPSell1,770$51.05$90,358.50View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014John O'donnellInsiderSell10,874$50.52$549,354.48View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell12,049$51.21$617,029.29View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014John O'donnellInsiderSell25,479$51.44$1,310,639.76View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell5,880$48.86$287,296.80View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Armin SchwinnSVPSell6,050$48.02$290,521.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Sean ErwinDirectorSell3,232$47.85$154,651.20View SEC Filing  
11/22/2013Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell11,646$39.63$461,530.98View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Mary Ann LeeperDirectorSell1,840$39.73$73,103.20View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell3,508$41.09$144,143.72View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013John P O'donnellCEOSell4,000$41.00$164,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/17/2013Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell2,377$40.40$96,030.80View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013John P O'donnellCEOSell8,800$40.00$352,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/11/2013John P O'donnellCEOSell10,000$39.79$397,900.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$37.85$189,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Mary Ann LeeperDirectorSell2,000$37.08$74,160.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Bonnie Cruickshank LindCFOSell12,121$37.26$451,628.46View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Steven S HeinrichsSVPSell38,061$37.96$1,444,795.56View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013James R PiedmonteVPSell1,909$38.00$72,542.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$39.32$196,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell13,061$37.79$493,575.19View SEC Filing  
7/10/2013Steven S HeinrichsSVPSell2,777$35.01$97,222.77View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell1,893$34.55$65,403.15View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell6,234$32.18$200,610.12View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$31.36$156,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$27.69$138,450.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$26.08$130,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2012Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$28.48$142,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Sean T ErwinDirectorSell5,000$27.80$139,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
Latest Headlines for Neenah Paper (NYSE:NP)
DateHeadline logoNeenah Paper, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:NP) : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 7:22 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NP-US : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 11:40 AM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. (NP) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Sell" - May 16 at 7:32 AM logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Neenah Paper, Inc. Issued By DA Davidson (NP) - May 15 at 7:33 AM logoEdited Transcript of NP earnings conference call or presentation 11-May-17 3:00pm GMT - May 12 at 12:24 AM logo Neenah Paper, Inc. (NP) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - May 11 at 2:32 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. (NP) Issues Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.08 EPS - May 10 at 9:14 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. Profit Retreats 12% In Q1 - May 10 at 7:03 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. : NP-US: Dividend Analysis : May 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 10, 2017 - May 10 at 7:03 PM logoNeenah Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 10 at 7:03 PM logoNeenah posts 1Q profit - May 10 at 7:03 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. (NP) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.37 - May 1 at 9:34 PM logoNeenah Declares Quarterly Dividend and Announces Annual Shareholders Meeting on May 23, 2017 - May 1 at 5:48 PM logoNeenah Paper (NP) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.23 - April 29 at 11:09 PM logoNeenah to Report First Quarter Earnings on May 10, 2017 - April 27 at 7:21 PM logoNeenah Paper (NP) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA - April 26 at 11:26 PM logoETFs with exposure to Neenah Paper, Inc. : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 6:06 PM logo Neenah Paper, Inc. (NP) Given $75.00 Consensus Price Target by Brokerages - April 25 at 5:40 PM logoNeenah Paper (NP) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.31 - April 24 at 1:34 PM logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Neenah Paper (NP) Stock Price - April 21 at 6:59 PM logoNeenah Paper (NP) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Shows - April 14 at 2:24 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Set $75.00 Price Target for Neenah Paper, Inc. (NP) - April 6 at 8:45 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. (NP) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - March 26 at 1:07 PM logo Brokerages Set $75.00 Price Target for Neenah Paper, Inc. (NP) - March 22 at 10:31 AM logoNEENAH PAPER INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 24 at 7:57 PM logoNeenah Paper is Oversold - February 17 at 4:32 PM logoEdited Transcript of NP earnings conference call or presentation 16-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT - February 17 at 4:32 PM logoNP Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average - February 16 at 10:09 PM logoNEENAH PAPER INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 16 at 5:01 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. Bottom Line Climbs 21% In Q4 - February 16 at 8:21 AM logoQ4 2016 Neenah Paper Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 15 at 8:50 PM logoNeenah Paper Reports 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results - February 15 at 8:50 PM logoNEENAH PAPER INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - February 8 at 7:45 PM logo4:33 pm Neenah Paper increases quarterly dividend to $0.37/share from $0.33/share - February 1 at 12:52 AM logoNeenah Paper Declares Quarterly Dividend - January 31 at 7:50 PM logoNeenah Paper to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings on February 15, 2017 - January 26 at 11:27 PM logoNEENAH PAPER INC Files SEC form 8-K, Financial Statements and Exhibits - November 18 at 6:03 PM logoNEENAH PAPER INC Financials - November 17 at 6:06 PM logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for November 15th - November 15 at 10:11 AM logoNEENAH PAPER INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 9 at 6:23 PM logoNeenah Paper, Inc. Reveals 12% Rise In Q3 Profit - November 8 at 6:09 PM logoQ3 2016 Neenah Paper Inc Earnings Release - 5:00 pm ET - November 8 at 9:47 AM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: PPG Industries, Olin and Neenah Paper - November 5 at 8:47 AM logoNeenah Paper to Report Third Quarter Earnings on November 8, 2016 - October 20 at 6:48 PM logoS&P Lifts Outlook on Neenah Paper (NP) to Positive; Ratings Affirmed - October 18 at 11:45 AM logoQ4 Preview: What Analysts Expect From the World Economy, the U.S. Election, and More This Quarter - October 1 at 5:43 PM featured highlights: Packaging Corporation of America, Francesca's Holdings, Papa John's International, Neenah Paper and EnerSys - September 27 at 11:01 AM logo3 Reasons Growth Stock Investors Will Love Neenah Paper (NP) - September 15 at 6:29 PM



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