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NYSE:NPK

National Presto Industries (NPK) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$74.91
-2.42 (-3.13%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$74.38
$77.30
50-Day Range
$74.91
$83.55
52-Week Range
$66.83
$84.29
Volume
44,117 shs
Average Volume
50,100 shs
Market Capitalization
$530.36 million
P/E Ratio
22.63
Dividend Yield
1.33%
Price Target
N/A

National Presto Industries MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
1.75% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.75mentions of National Presto Industries in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.60 out of 5 stars

Multi-Sector Conglomerates Sector

16th out of 19 stocks

Ordnance & Accessories, Except Vehicles & Guided Missiles Industry

4th out of 6 stocks


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About National Presto Industries Stock (NYSE:NPK)

National Presto Industries Inc. provides housewares and small electric appliance, defense, and safety products in North America. The company's Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers; 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; egg cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric tea kettles; electric knife sharpeners; various kitchen gadgets; and timers under the Presto Control Master brand. This segment sells its products directly to retailers, as well as through independent distributors. Its Defense segment manufactures and sells 40mm ammunition, precision mechanical and electro-mechanical products, medium caliber cartridge cases; and metal parts; and detonators, booster pellets, release cartridges, lead azide, and other military energetic devices and materials. This segment primarily serves the United States Department of Defense (DOD) and DOD prime contractors. The company's Safety segment patents machine learning, digital sensors, and cloud-based technology to monitor freezers and refrigerators that detects and alerts users to potential safety issues around pharmaceuticals and food. National Presto Industries Inc. was founded in 1905 and is based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

NPK Stock Price History

NPK Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/27/2020
Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
2/29/2024
Today
3/02/2024
Dividend Payable
3/15/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Ordnance & accessories, except vehicles & guided missiles
Sub-Industry
Aerospace & Defense
CUSIP
63721510
Employees
973
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$340.91 million
Pretax Margin
100.00%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$340.91 million
Cash Flow
$3.30 per share
Book Value
$49.32 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
5,085,000
Market Cap
$530.36 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.58
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NPK Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have NPK shares performed in 2024?

National Presto Industries' stock was trading at $80.28 at the start of the year. Since then, NPK shares have decreased by 6.7% and is now trading at $74.91.
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Are investors shorting National Presto Industries?

National Presto Industries saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 93,700 shares, a decrease of 13.6% from the January 15th total of 108,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 20,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is National Presto Industries' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, March 8th 2024.
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How were National Presto Industries' earnings last quarter?

National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July, 27th. The conglomerate reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter. The conglomerate earned $87.13 million during the quarter. National Presto Industries had a net margin of 100.00% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 101.52%.

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

National Presto Industries declared an annual dividend on Friday, February 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 1st will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Friday, March 15th. This represents a yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 29th.
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Is National Presto Industries a good dividend stock?

National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.29%. The dividend payout ratio is 30.21%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for NPK.

What is Maryjo Cohen's approval rating as National Presto Industries' CEO?

3 employees have rated National Presto Industries Chief Executive Officer Maryjo Cohen on Glassdoor.com. Maryjo Cohen has an approval rating of 20% among the company's employees. This puts Maryjo Cohen in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of National Presto Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Presto Industries investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Altria Group (MO), ONEOK (OKE), AT&T (T), GSK (GSK), Valero Energy (VLO), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and CrowdStrike (CRWD).

Who are National Presto Industries' major shareholders?

National Presto Industries' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.55%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (2.53%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (1.59%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (1.59%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (1.55%).
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How do I buy shares of National Presto Industries?

Shares of NPK stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:NPK) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff