About Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
Polypore 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
Industry Automotive Batteries
Sub-IndustryElectrical Components & Equipment
SectorCyclical Consumer Goods & Services
Trailing P/E Ratio54.0089285714286
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity3.71%
Return on Assets1.77%
Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) Frequently Asked Questions
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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 4th. The industrial goods maker reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.45. The industrial goods maker earned $165.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $176 million. Polypore International had a net margin of 4.04% and a return on equity of 3.71%. View Polypore International's Earnings History.
Who are some of Polypore International's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Polypore International include Berkeley Group (BKG), Cabelas (CAB), B&M European Value Retail (BME), Lions Gate Entertainment (LGF), Ocado Group (OCDO), Visteon (VC), Bellway (BWY), UBM (UBM), Merlin Entertainments (MERL), Starz Acquisition (STRZA), Regal Entertainment Group (RGC), DreamWorks Animation (DWA), Cineworld (CINE), Ladbrokes Coral Group (LCL), Travis Perkins (TPK), Caesars Acquisition (CACQ), SSP Group (SSPG) and GVC (GVC).
Has Polypore International been receiving favorable news coverage?
Headlines about PPO stock have been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Polypore International earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the industrial goods maker an impact score of 52.01 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
How do I buy shares of Polypore International?
Shares of PPO 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 Polypore International's stock price today?
One share of PPO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.49.
How big of a company is Polypore International?
Polypore International has a market capitalization of $2.72 billion.
How can I contact Polypore International?
Polypore International's mailing address is 11430 N Community House Rd Ste 350, CHARLOTTE, NC 28277-0454, United States. The industrial goods maker can be reached via phone at +1-704-5878409.
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Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) Analyst Ratings History
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Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Polypore International (NYSE PPO) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|5/8/2015||Q1 2015||$0.34||$0.43||$167.59 million||$137.90 million||View||N/A|
|3/4/2015||Q414||$0.45||$0.45||$176.00 million||$165.20 million||View||N/A|
|11/5/2014||Q314||$0.31||$0.33||$165.80 million||$165.50 million||View||N/A|
|8/6/2014||Q214||$0.38||$0.35||$169.10 million||$166.60 million||View||N/A|
|5/8/2014||Q114||$0.32||$0.30||$161.72 million||$161.00 million||View||N/A|
|2/24/2014||Q413||$0.29||$0.31||$164.43 million||$169.40 million||View||N/A|
|11/4/2013||Q313||$0.30||$0.18||$167.30 million||$152.00 million||View||N/A|
|8/7/2013||Q2 2013||$0.39||$0.34||$178.10 million||$168.90 million||View||N/A|
|5/8/2013||Q1 2013||$0.40||$0.27||$175.90 million||$163.50 million||View||N/A|
|2/20/2013||Q4 2012||$0.52||$0.43||$191.82 million||$180.20 million||View||N/A|
Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) Earnings Estimates
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Dividend History for Polypore International (NYSE:PPO)
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Polypore International (NYSE PPO) News Headlines
|Asahi Kasei Completes Acquisition of Polypore|
au.finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 7:30 PM
|POLYPORE 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
|POLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events|
biz.yahoo.com - August 19 at 5:01 PM
|POLYPORE INTERNATIONAL, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements|
biz.yahoo.com - August 13 at 4:08 PM
|POLYPORE 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
|New Battery Technology Investment Opportunities|
www.investopedia.com - April 22 at 9:48 AM
|POLYPORE 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
|3M and Japanese Firm Each Get a Piece of Polypore|
247wallst.com - February 23 at 7:55 AM
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Polypore International (NYSE:PPO) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
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