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NYSE:NPKNational Presto Industries Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.76 (-0.84 %)
(As of 06/1/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $89.23
50-Day Range
MA: $84.57
52-Week Range
Now: $89.23
Volume28,812 shs
Average Volume57,378 shs
Market Capitalization$625.15 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.11%
National Presto Industries Inc. provides housewares and small appliances, and defense products primarily 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 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. Its Defense segment manufactures and sells 40mm ammunition, precision mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies, and medium caliber cartridge cases; 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. 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.07 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Ordnance & accessories, except vehicles & guided missiles
Sub-IndustryAerospace & Defense
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$308.51 million
Cash Flow$6.27 per share
Book Value$52.60 per share


Net Income$42.22 million


Market Cap$625.15 million
Next Earnings Date8/7/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has National Presto Industries' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

National Presto Industries' stock was trading at $76.00 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NPK stock has increased by 17.4% and is now trading at $89.23. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is National Presto Industries' next earnings date?

National Presto Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for National Presto Industries.

How were National Presto Industries' earnings last quarter?

National Presto Industries Inc. (NYSE:NPK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 10th. The conglomerate reported $1.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The conglomerate earned $94.91 million during the quarter. National Presto Industries had a return on equity of 12.25% and a net margin of 14.34%. View National Presto Industries' earnings history.

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 Wednesday, February 26th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 2nd will be given a dividend of $1.00 per share on Friday, March 13th. This represents a yield of 1.2%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 28th. View National Presto Industries' dividend history.

Has National Presto Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NPK stock have trended very positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. National Presto Industries earned a news sentiment score of 3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the conglomerate a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutNational Presto Industries.

Are investors shorting National Presto Industries?

National Presto Industries saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 238,500 shares, a decrease of 5.0% from the April 30th total of 251,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 61,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.9 days. Currently, 4.7% of the company's shares are sold short. View National Presto Industries' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of National Presto Industries' key competitors?

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 Ford Motor (F), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Espey Manufacturing & Electronics (ESP), Espey Mfg. & Electronics (ESP), Gilead Sciences (GILD), IBM (IBM), Littelfuse (LFUS) and Altria Group (MO).

Who are National Presto Industries' key executives?

National Presto Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Maryjo J. Cohen, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 66)
  • Mr. Randy F. Lieble, VP, CFO, Treasurer & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Douglas J. Frederick, COO of the Housewares/Small Appliance Segment, VP, Sec. & Gen. Counsel (Age 48)
  • Mr. Richard Jeffers, VP of Sales (Age 66)

What is National Presto Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are National Presto Industries' major shareholders?

National Presto Industries' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.01%), State Street Corp (4.80%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.13%), Morgan Stanley (1.09%), Morgan Stanley (1.09%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.01%). View institutional ownership trends for National Presto Industries.

Which major 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, BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, WINTON GROUP Ltd, CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Citigroup Inc., and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for National Presto Industries.

Which major investors are buying National Presto Industries stock?

NPK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aviva PLC, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, State Street Corp, Geode Capital Management LLC, and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is National Presto Industries' stock price today?

One share of NPK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.23.

How big of a company is National Presto Industries?

National Presto Industries has a market capitalization of $625.15 million and generates $308.51 million in revenue each year. National Presto Industries employs 949 workers across the globe.

What is National Presto Industries' official website?

The official website for National Presto Industries is 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.

This page was last updated on 6/2/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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