NYSE:NPK - National Presto Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$122.19 -5.52 (-4.32 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 02:39 PM ET)
Previous Close$127.71
Today's Range$122.19 - $126.11
52-Week Range$88.80 - $140.32
Volume119 shs
Average Volume25,425 shs
Market Capitalization$863.24 million
P/E Ratio19.63
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.4
National Presto Industries Inc. provides housewares and small appliances, and defense products primarily in North America. The company operates in two segments, Housewares/Small Appliance and Defense. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control single thermostatic control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers under the Presto Control Master brand; slow cookers; deep fryers; air fryers; waffle makers; pizza ovens; slicer/shredders; electric heaters; hot air, oil, and microwave corn poppers; dehydrators; rice cookers; microwave bacon cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric tea kettles; electric knife sharpeners; various kitchen gadgets; and timers. This segment sells its products directly to retailers, as well as through independent distributors. The Defense segment manufactures and sells 40mm ammunition, precision mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies, and medium caliber cartridge cases; less lethal products and support accessories; and detonators, booster pellets, release cartridges, lead azide, and other military energetic devices and materials. It also performs load, assemble, and pack operations on ordnance-related products; and provides training for the use of less lethal products. This segment primarily serves the United States Department of Defense (DOD) and DOD prime contractors. National Presto Industries, Inc. was founded in 1905 and is based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Ordnance & accessories, except vehicles & guided missiles
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates
Current SymbolNYSE:NPK
Previous Symbol
CUSIP63721510
Phone715-839-2121

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio6.62
Quick Ratio4.68

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio19.63
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$333.63 million
Price / Sales2.56
Cash Flow$7.5426 per share
Price / Cash Flow16.20
Book Value$52.59 per share
Price / Book2.32

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$52.95 million
Net Margins12.71%
Return on Equity12.56%
Return on Assets11.08%

Miscellaneous

Employees982
Outstanding Shares6,980,000
Market Cap$863.24 million
OptionableNot Optionable

National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is National Presto Industries' stock symbol?

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

How often does National Presto Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Presto Industries?

National Presto Industries declared a special dividend on Tuesday, February 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $5.00 per share on Thursday, March 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 28th. View National Presto Industries' Dividend History.

How were National Presto Industries' earnings last quarter?

National Presto Industries Inc. (NYSE:NPK) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October, 26th. The conglomerate reported $0.89 earnings per share for the quarter. The conglomerate earned $81.65 million during the quarter. National Presto Industries had a return on equity of 12.56% and a net margin of 12.71%. View National Presto Industries' Earnings History.

When is National Presto Industries' next earnings date?

National Presto Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National Presto Industries.

Has National Presto Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about NPK stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National Presto Industries earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the conglomerate a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of National Presto Industries' key competitors?

Who are National Presto Industries' key executives?

National Presto Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Maryjo J. Cohen, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Randy F. Lieble, VP, CFO, Treasurer & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Douglas J. Frederick, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 47)
  • Mr. Richard Jeffers, VP of Sales (Age 65)
  • Mr. Jeffery Alan Morgan, VP of Engineering (Age 61)

Who are National Presto Industries' major shareholders?

National Presto Industries' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.85%), Royce & Associates LP (8.28%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.09%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.39%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.83%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.19%). Company insiders that own National Presto Industries stock include Patrick J Quinn and Richard N Cardozo. View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Presto Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling National Presto Industries stock?

NPK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, Credit Suisse AG and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Presto Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying National Presto Industries stock?

NPK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Trust Advisors LP, BBT Capital Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought National Presto Industries stock in the last two years include Patrick J Quinn and Richard N Cardozo. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Presto Industries.

How do I buy shares of National Presto Industries?

Shares of NPK 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 National Presto Industries' stock price today?

One share of NPK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $122.53.

How big of a company is National Presto Industries?

National Presto Industries has a market capitalization of $863.24 million and generates $333.63 million in revenue each year. National Presto Industries employs 982 workers across the globe.

What is National Presto Industries' official website?

The official website for National Presto Industries is http://www.gopresto.com.

How can I contact National Presto Industries?

National Presto Industries' mailing address is 3925 N HASTINGS WAY, EAU CLAIRE WI, 54703. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 715-839-2121.


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Presto Industries (NYSE NPK)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  84 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  180
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Presto Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NPK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NPK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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