NYSE:SPA - Sparton Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$18.46 +0.01 (+0.05 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 01:33 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.45
Today's Range$18.44 - $18.46
52-Week Range$11.95 - $23.10
Volume63,684 shs
Average Volume130,028 shs
Market Capitalization$181.55 million
P/E Ratio14.74
Dividend YieldN/A
Sparton Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides design, development, and manufacturing services for electromechanical devices; and engineered products in electromechanical value stream worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Manufacturing & Design Services (MDS), and Engineered Components & Products (ECP). The MDS segment is involved in the contract design, manufacture, and aftermarket repair and refurbishment of printed circuit card assemblies, sub-assemblies, full product assemblies, and cable/wire harnesses, as well as development of embedded software and software quality assurance services in connection with medical devices and diagnostic equipment. This segment serves original equipment manufacturers and emerging technology customers serving the medical and biotechnology, military and aerospace, and industrial and commercial markets. The ECP segment designs, develops, and produces proprietary products for domestic and foreign defense, and commercial applications. It offers anti-submarine warfare devices for the U.S. Navy and foreign governments; rugged flat panel display systems for military panel PC workstations, air traffic control and industrial, and commercial marine applications; and high performance industrial grade computer systems and peripherals, as well as develops and markets commercial products for underwater acoustics and microelectromechanical based inertial measurement. This segment also performs an engineering development function for the United States military and prime defense contractors. Sparton Corporation was founded in 1900 and is headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Printed circuit boards
SectorComputer and Technology



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$374.99 million
Cash Flow$2.8980 per share
Book Value$7.67 per share


Net Income$-8,250,000.00


Market Cap$181.55 million

Sparton (NYSE:SPA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sparton's stock symbol?

Sparton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SPA."

How were Sparton's earnings last quarter?

Sparton Co. (NYSE:SPA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 9th. The electronics maker reported ($0.29) earnings per share for the quarter. The electronics maker earned $82.76 million during the quarter. Sparton had a net margin of 0.63% and a return on equity of 16.80%. View Sparton's Earnings History.

When is Sparton's next earnings date?

Sparton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sparton.

Has Sparton been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SPA stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Sparton earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the electronics maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Sparton's key competitors?

Who are Sparton's key executives?

Sparton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Joseph J. Hartnett, Interim Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Joseph G. McCormack, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Gordon B. Madlock, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Steven M. Korwin, Sr. VP of Quality & Engineering (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael A. Gaul, Group VP of Manufacturing & Design Services (Age 64)

Who are Sparton's major shareholders?

Sparton's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.03%), BlackRock Inc. (6.28%), Water Island Capital LLC (4.14%), Gabelli Funds LLC (3.59%), Cannell Capital LLC (2.67%) and Teton Advisors Inc. (2.62%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sparton.

Which major investors are selling Sparton stock?

SPA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cannell Capital LLC, Longfellow Investment Management Co. LLC, GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC., Bank of America Corp DE, Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sparton.

Which major investors are buying Sparton stock?

SPA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Water Island Capital LLC, 22NW LP, Kassirer Asset Management Corp, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Martingale Asset Management L P. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sparton.

How do I buy shares of Sparton?

Shares of SPA 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 Sparton's stock price today?

One share of SPA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.46.

How big of a company is Sparton?

Sparton has a market capitalization of $181.55 million and generates $374.99 million in revenue each year. Sparton employs 1,531 workers across the globe.

What is Sparton's official website?

The official website for Sparton is http://www.sparton.com.

How can I contact Sparton?

Sparton's mailing address is 425 N. MARTINGALE ROAD SUITE 1000, SCHAUMBURG IL, 60173. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 847-762-5800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sparton (NYSE SPA)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  97 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  183 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  280
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sparton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SPA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SPA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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