Polypore International Company Profile (NYSE:PPO)

About Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)

Polypore International logoPolypore International, Inc. develops and manufactures microporous membranes. The Company offers lithium and lead-acid battery separators that enable mobile and portable energy. It operates two energy storage businesses. Its lithium-ion business focuses on electronics and electric drive vehicle (EDV) applications while its lead-acid business focuses on transportation and industrial applications. Its electronics and electric drive vehicle business offers lithium-ion battery separators to electric drive vehicles, energy storage systems (ESS), portable handheld devices, power tools, and lawn and garden equipment. Its transportation and industrial business offers battery separators for lead-acid, and specialty applications to cars, trucks and motorcycles; golf carts, forklifts and wheelchairs; renewable energy; uninterruptable power supplies, and inverters. It offers the brands, including Celgard electronics and electric drive vehicles and Daramic transportation.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Automotive Batteries
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Symbol: NYSE:PPO
  • CUSIP: 73179V10
  • Web: polypore.net/Pages/default.a...
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $60.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $59.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.34
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • Net Margins: 4.04%
  • Return on Equity: 3.71%
  • Return on Assets: 1.77%

Frequently Asked Questions for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)

What is Polypore International's stock symbol?

Polypore International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PPO."

How were Polypore International's earnings last quarter?

Polypore International, Inc. (NYSE:PPO) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 4th. The company reported $0.45 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.45. The business earned $165.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $176 million. Polypore International had a return on equity of 3.71% and a net margin of 4.04%. View Polypore International's Earnings History.

Who are some of Polypore International's key competitors?

How do I buy Polypore International stock?

Shares of Polypore International 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 Polypore International's stock price today?

One share of Polypore International stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.48.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Polypore International (NYSE PPO)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  197 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  172 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  369
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings History for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Earnings by Quarter for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Earnings History by Quarter for Polypore International (NYSE PPO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/4/2015Q414$0.45$0.45$176.00 million$165.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.31$0.33$165.80 million$165.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.38$0.35$169.10 million$166.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.32$0.30$161.72 million$161.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2014Q413$0.29$0.31$164.43 million$169.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.30$0.18$167.30 million$152.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013$0.39$0.34$178.10 million$168.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.27$175.90 million$163.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.52$0.43$191.82 million$180.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.34$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.53$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.44$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.59$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$0.53$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$0.56$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.40$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.34$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.27 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.93 EPS


Dividend History for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/3/2013Pierre HauswaldInsiderSell18,153$38.00$689,814.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Mitchell PulwerInsiderSell12,500$45.00$562,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2012Christopher J KearneyDirectorBuy1,000$40.64$40,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2012William DriesDirectorBuy5,000$32.78$163,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Latest Headlines for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
finance.yahoo.com logoAsahi Kasei Completes Acquisition of Polypore
au.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 7:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquis
biz.yahoo.com - August 26 at 4:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Financials
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 1:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - August 19 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPrem Watsa Buys 8 Diverse New Holdings in Second Quarter
finance.yahoo.com - August 14 at 5:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements
biz.yahoo.com - August 13 at 4:08 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:17 PM
investopedia.com logoNew Battery Technology Investment Opportunities
www.investopedia.com - April 22 at 9:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Polypore International, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 7:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Polypore International, Inc. (PPO) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Asahi Kasei Corp.
finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 8:00 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPOLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Amendments to Articles o
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsahi Kasei eyes electric car growth with $2.2 bln Polypore battery deal
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 11:37 AM
247wallst.com logo3M and Japanese Firm Each Get a Piece of Polypore
247wallst.com - February 23 at 7:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAsahi Kasei to buy Polypore's energy storage segment for $2.2 bln
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPolypore tops 3Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 5:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoForget Tesla: This Is The Best Way To Profit From Electric Cars
finance.yahoo.com - October 15 at 11:00 AM



Polypore International (PPO) Chart for Thursday, September, 21, 2017

This page was last updated on 9/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff