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

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$12.23 +0.03 (+0.25 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.23
Today's Range$12.1150 - $12.35
52-Week Range$11.97 - $23.46
Volume34,475 shs
Average Volume95,079 shs
Market Capitalization$122.15 million
P/E Ratio11.83
Dividend YieldN/A
Sparton logoSparton 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Printed circuit boards
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.37
Current Ratio2.66
Quick Ratio1.38


Trailing P/E Ratio11.83
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$397.56 million
Price / Sales0.30
Cash Flow$2.3794 per share
Price / Cash5.14
Book Value$8.30 per share
Price / Book1.47


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$1.31 million
Net Margins-2.53%
Return on Equity13.59%
Return on Assets4.63%


Outstanding Shares9,830,000
Market Cap$122.15 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) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 9th. The electronics maker reported ($0.29) EPS for the quarter. The electronics maker earned $82.76 million during the quarter. Sparton had a positive return on equity of 13.59% and a negative net margin of 2.53%. View Sparton's Earnings History.

When is Sparton's next earnings date?

Sparton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Sparton.

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, Interim CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Joseph G. McCormack, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 55)
  • Mr. Gordon B. Madlock, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 60)
  • Mr. Joseph T. Schneider, Sr. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 51)
  • Mr. Steven M. Korwin, Sr. VP of Quality & Engineering (Age 55)

Has Sparton been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about SPA stock have been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Sparton earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the electronics maker an impact score of 48.98 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Sparton.

Who are Sparton's major shareholders?

Sparton's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include GAMCO INVESTORS, INC. ET AL (7.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.93%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.65%), BlackRock Inc. (5.44%), Cannell Capital LLC (4.56%) and Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P (3.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sparton.

Which institutional investors are selling Sparton stock?

SPA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Kassirer Asset Management Corp, Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P and Kellner Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sparton.

Which institutional investors are buying Sparton stock?

SPA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cannell Capital LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, PEAK6 Investments L.P., BlackRock Inc., Teton Advisors Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 $12.23.

How big of a company is Sparton?

Sparton has a market capitalization of $122.15 million and generates $397.56 million in revenue each year. Sparton employs 1,710 workers across the globe.

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:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  83 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  253
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 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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