Douglas Dynamics Company Profile (NYSE:PLOW)

About Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)

Douglas Dynamics logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. is a manufacturer and up-fitter of commercial vehicle attachments and equipment. The Company's portfolio includes snow and ice management attachments sold under the BLIZZARD, FISHER, HENDERSON, SNOWEX and WESTERN brands, turf care equipment under the TURFEX brand and industrial maintenance equipment under the SWEEPEX brand. The Company operates through two segments: Work Truck Attachments and Work Truck Solutions. The Work Truck Attachments segment includes snow and ice management attachments sold under the FISHER, WESTERN, HENDERSON and SNOWEX brands. The Work Truck Solutions segment includes the up-fit of attachments and storage solutions for commercial work vehicles under the DEJANA brand and its related sub-brands. In its Work Truck Attachments segment, the Company offers a product line of snowplows, and sand and salt spreaders for light and heavy duty trucks. Its Work Truck Solutions products consist of truck and vehicle up-fits.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Auto/Tires/Trucks
  • Industry: Heavy Machinery & Vehicles
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Symbol: NYSE:PLOW
  • CUSIP: 25960R10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $922.84 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,590,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.28
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.29
  • 52 Week Range: $25.23 - $42.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 32.42
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.51
  • P/E Growth: 1.80
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $465.33 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.03
  • Book Value: $9.83 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.26
  • Annual Dividend: $0.96
  • Dividend Yield: 2.4%
  • EBITDA: $86.94 million
  • Net Margins: 6.16%
  • Return on Equity: 14.96%
  • Return on Assets: 4.82%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.38%
  • Current Ratio: 3.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.54%
  • Average Volume: 108,025 shs.
  • Beta: 1.13
  • Short Ratio: 9.06

Frequently Asked Questions for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)

What is Douglas Dynamics' stock symbol?

Douglas Dynamics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PLOW."

How often does Douglas Dynamics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Douglas Dynamics?

Douglas Dynamics announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 8th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 19th will be given a dividend of $0.24 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 18th. View Douglas Dynamics' Dividend History.

How were Douglas Dynamics' earnings last quarter?

Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.11. The business had revenue of $139.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $132.33 million. Douglas Dynamics had a net margin of 6.16% and a return on equity of 14.96%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 22.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.71 EPS. View Douglas Dynamics' Earnings History.

When will Douglas Dynamics make its next earnings announcement?

Douglas Dynamics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 30th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Douglas Dynamics.

Where is Douglas Dynamics' stock going? Where will Douglas Dynamics' stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Douglas Dynamics' shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect Douglas Dynamics' stock price to reach $42.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Douglas Dynamics.

Who are some of Douglas Dynamics' key competitors?

Who are Douglas Dynamics' key executives?

Douglas Dynamics' management team includes the folowing people:

  • James Llyod Janik, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Sarah Lauber, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary and Principal Financial Officer
  • Robert L. McCormick, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mark L. Adamson, Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing,
  • Keith Hagelin, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • James D. Staley, Lead Independent Director
  • Margaret S. Dano, Independent Director
  • Kenneth W. Krueger, Independent Director
  • James L. Packard, Independent Director
  • Donald W. Sturdivant, Independent Director

Who owns Douglas Dynamics stock?

Douglas Dynamics' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.28%). Company insiders that own Douglas Dynamics stock include James L Janik, Mark Adamson, Robert J Young, Robert L Mccormick and Sarah C Lauber. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Douglas Dynamics.

Who bought Douglas Dynamics stock? Who is buying Douglas Dynamics stock?

Douglas Dynamics' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eqis Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Douglas Dynamics stock in the last two years include James L Janik, Robert J Young and Sarah C Lauber. View Insider Buying and Selling for Douglas Dynamics.

How do I buy Douglas Dynamics stock?

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

What is Douglas Dynamics' stock price today?

One share of Douglas Dynamics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.85.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE PLOW)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  102 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  132 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  234
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $42.00 (0.36% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Price Target History for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Analysts' Ratings History for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/22/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Dropped CoverageN/AView Rating Details
2/27/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017Craig HallumInitiated CoverageBuy$42.00N/AView Rating Details
7/6/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00N/AView Rating Details
3/14/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Earnings by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE PLOW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/30/2017$0.45N/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2017Q2 2017$0.53$0.64$132.33 million$139.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q1 2017($0.06)($0.14)$78.34 million$72.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2017Q4 2016$0.37$0.44$131.81 million$130.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q3$0.41$0.32$131.90 million$123.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q2$0.45$0.71$96.87 million$113.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1$0.19($0.04)$44.53 million$48.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2016Q4$0.56$0.66$115.37 million$118.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q3$0.60$0.68$109.90 million$120.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.52$0.57$103.73 million$107.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115($0.07)$0.01$44.70 million$53.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q414$0.43$0.63$80.30 million$100.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.30$0.47$69.80 million$78.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.43$0.64$77.70 million$88.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114($0.05)$0.07$23.73 million$36.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2014Q413$0.25$0.43$57.68 million$73.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.22$0.02$52.60 million$52.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.26$58.78 million$55.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013($0.16)($0.13)$10.20 million$14.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2013Q4 2012($0.05)($0.05)$28.03 million$28.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.13$0.10$43.45 million$37.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.33$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012($0.17)($0.19)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2012$0.21$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.25$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.44$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011($0.18)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2011$0.28$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.54 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.78 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Most Recent Dividend:9/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:2.29%
Dividend Growth:4.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:76.19% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
62.34% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
53.93% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)

Dividend History by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE PLOW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2017Sarah C LauberCFOBuy1,250$36.04$45,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2017James L JanikChairmanSell20,000$35.03$700,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Mark AdamsonSVPSell5,178$32.46$168,077.88View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Robert L MccormickCFOSell10,951$32.47$355,578.97View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Robert J YoungVPBuy1,700$26.70$45,390.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2016James L JanikChairmanBuy10,000$25.95$259,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016James L JanikCEOSell10,481$21.30$223,245.30View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Mark AdamsonSVPSell4,981$21.31$106,145.11View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Robert J YoungVPSell1,674$21.30$35,656.20View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Robert L MccormickCFOSell10,654$21.28$226,717.12View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015James L JanikCEOSell10,441$21.31$222,497.71View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Keith HagelinSVPSell1,603$21.31$34,159.93View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Robert L MccormickCFOSell5,323$21.31$113,433.13View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015James L JanikCEOSell15,554$22.38$348,098.52View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Mark AdamsonSVPSell4,108$22.61$92,881.88View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Robert J YoungVPSell1,193$22.95$27,379.35View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Robert L MccormickCFOSell7,517$22.57$169,658.69View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015James L JanikCEOSell5,592$21.18$118,438.56View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Mark AdamsonSVPSell1,491$21.14$31,519.74View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Robert L MccormickCFOSell2,980$21.13$62,967.40View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Robert L MccormickCFOSell11,500$17.68$203,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014James JanikCEOSell10,825$17.40$188,355.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Robert MccormickCFOSell5,150$17.48$90,022.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014James JanikCEOSell25,000$17.26$431,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014James JanikCEOSell7,830$16.25$127,237.50View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Mark AdamsonVPSell1,747$16.30$28,476.10View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Robert MccormickCFOSell3,808$16.30$62,070.40View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014James JanikCEOSell8,656$16.51$142,910.56View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Mark AdamsonVPSell2,199$16.53$36,349.47View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Robert MccormickCFOSell4,392$16.52$72,555.84View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Robert MccormickCFOSell8,000$16.47$131,760.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
Latest Headlines for Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Douglas Dynamics, Inc. : October 17, 2017 - October 17 at 4:06 PM logo$134.15 Million in Sales Expected for Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) This Quarter - October 17 at 2:04 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - October 15 at 9:02 PM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $134.15 Million - October 12 at 3:10 AM logo Analysts Expect Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) to Post $0.45 EPS - October 10 at 8:20 PM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. : PLOW-US: Dividend Analysis : September 19th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 9, 2017 - October 10 at 1:03 AM logoFinancial Survey: Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) and Hyster-Yale Materials Handling (HY) - September 24 at 8:12 PM logo2 Top Dividend Stocks in Industrial Machinery - September 22 at 1:19 PM logo Analysts Expect Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) to Announce $0.45 EPS - September 22 at 6:30 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) CFO Sarah C. Lauber Buys 1,250 Shares - September 18 at 8:08 PM logoFederal Signal Corporation (FSS) and Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) Financial Review - September 12 at 9:02 AM logoHead to Head Contrast: CNH Industrial NV (CNHI) & Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) - September 10 at 4:36 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.24 (PLOW) - September 8 at 6:16 PM logoETFs with exposure to Douglas Dynamics, Inc. : September 6, 2017 - September 5 at 10:23 PM logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for August 31st - September 1 at 7:19 AM logoJames L. Janik Sells 20,000 Shares of Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) Stock - August 31 at 7:20 PM logoAnalyzing Manitowoc Company, Inc. (The) (MTW) & Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) - August 30 at 12:22 AM logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for August 28th - August 29 at 6:44 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. :PLOW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 28, 2017 - August 29 at 6:44 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. :PLOW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 28, 2017 - August 29 at 6:44 AM logoDouglas Dynamics Announces Management Transition - August 24 at 11:05 AM logoReviewing Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) & CNH Industrial NV (CNHI) - August 23 at 12:10 AM logoAnalyzing Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) & CNH Industrial NV (CNHI) - August 22 at 8:26 PM logoDouglas Dynamics (PLOW) & Wabco Holdings (WBC) Financial Review - August 20 at 12:34 PM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:PLOW) : August 17, 2017 - August 17 at 6:54 AM logoReviewing Wabco Holdings (WBC) and Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) - August 17 at 12:14 AM logoAnalyzing Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) & Allison Transmission Holdings (ALSN) - August 16 at 12:22 AM logoAnalyzing Douglas Dynamics (NYSE:PLOW) and Allison Transmission Holdings (ALSN) - August 13 at 4:18 PM logoTerex Corporation (TEX) versus Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) Head to Head Survey - August 13 at 4:16 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc.: Gathering momentum, can it sustain its performance? - August 10 at 6:55 AM logoInvestor Network: Douglas Dynamics, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - August 9 at 6:28 AM logoEdited Transcript of PLOW earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 9 at 6:28 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.11 EPS - August 8 at 11:14 AM logoDouglas Dynamics Gets Balance From Business Diversity - August 8 at 7:43 AM logoDouglas Dynamics Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 8 at 6:14 AM logoDouglas Dynamics beats 2Q profit forecasts - August 8 at 6:14 AM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PLOW-US : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 6:16 AM logoDouglas Dynamics (PLOW) vs. Wabco Holdings (WBC) Head-To-Head Contrast - August 3 at 4:16 PM logoETFs with exposure to Douglas Dynamics, Inc. : August 1, 2017 - August 2 at 12:15 AM logoCritical Review: Terex Corporation (TEX) and Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) - August 1 at 4:32 PM logo$129.15 Million in Sales Expected for Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW) This Quarter - July 30 at 7:30 AM logo$0.49 Earnings Per Share Expected for Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (NYSE:PLOW) This Quarter - July 28 at 8:24 PM logoContrasting Douglas Dynamics (PLOW) and Wabco Holdings (WBC) - July 27 at 6:38 PM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call - July 27 at 7:18 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Douglas Dynamics, Inc. (PLOW) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $129.15 Million - July 6 at 11:08 AM logoETFs with exposure to Douglas Dynamics, Inc. : July 4, 2017 - July 5 at 9:39 AM logoDouglas Dynamics' (PLOW) CEO James Janik on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 12 at 12:45 AM logoDouglas Dynamics Looks Forward to Better Times Ahead - May 8 at 9:49 PM logoDouglas Dynamics reports 1Q loss - May 8 at 6:42 PM logoDouglas Dynamics, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call - April 24 at 6:22 PM



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