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Acme United Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.23 (+0.73%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
7,758 shs
Average Volume
7,122 shs
Market Capitalization
$112.29 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Acme United MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Short Interest
0.28% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
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Proj. Earnings Growth

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1.08 out of 5 stars

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About Acme United (NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) Stock

Acme United Corporation supplies first aid and safety, cutting, sharpening, and measuring products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods, and industrial markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally. The company offers scissors, shears, knives, rulers, pencil sharpeners, paper trimmers, safety cutters, lettering products, glue guns, and other craft products under the Westcott brand name; and cutting tools under the Clauss brand. It also provides fixed blades, folding knives, sight cutting tools, and tactical tools under the Camillus brand; fishing tools and knives, as well as cut and puncture resistant gloves, telescopic landing nets, net containment systems, and tools and fishing gaffs under the Cuda brand; and sharpening tools under the DMT brand. In addition, the company offers first aid kit and safety solutions under the First Aid Only brand; portable eyewash solution and over-the-counter medication, including active ingredients aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen under the PhysiciansCare brand; bodily fluid and spill clean-up solution under the Spill Magic brand; various first aid kit, refill, and safety supplies, including CPR kits, burn kits, and automotive and emergency first aid kits under the First Aid Central; and alcohol prep pads, alcohol wipes, benzalkonium chloride wipes, various antiseptic wipes, castile soaps, and lens cleaning wipes under the Med-Nap brand. It sells its products directly and through its independent manufacturer representatives to wholesale, contract, and retail stationery distributors; office supply super stores; school supply distributors; industrial distributors; wholesale florists; mass market and e-commerce retailers; and hardware chains, as well as sells a selection of products through its websites. The company was formerly known as Acme Shear Company and changed its name to Acme United Corporation in 1971. Acme United Corporation was founded in 1867 and is based in Shelton, Connecticut.

ACU Stock News Headlines

StockNews.com Begins Coverage on Acme United (NYSE:ACU)
Acme United Reports First Quarter of 2022 Results
Acme United declares $0.13 dividend
Acme United Corporation. Common Stock (ACU)
Acme United Corporation Announces Rule 10b5-1 Trading Plan
What Wall Street expects from Acme United's earnings
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Cutlery, handtools, & general hardware
Current Symbol
Previous Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/22 Dividend
Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Ex-Dividend for 7/22 Dividend
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End


Net Income
$13.66 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$182.09 million
Cash Flow
$3.99 per share
Book Value
$21.65 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$112.29 million
Not Optionable

Acme United Frequently Asked Questions

How has Acme United's stock performed in 2022?

Acme United's stock was trading at $32.00 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, ACU shares have decreased by 0.3% and is now trading at $31.90.
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Are investors shorting Acme United?

Acme United saw a decline in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,700 shares, a decline of 14.4% from the May 15th total of 9,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 8,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.0 days. Approximately 0.3% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Acme United's next earnings date?

Acme United is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 20th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for Acme United

How were Acme United's earnings last quarter?

Acme United Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 22nd. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.65 by $0.43. The firm earned $43.33 million during the quarter. Acme United had a net margin of 6.84% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.27%.
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How often does Acme United pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Acme United?

Acme United announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, July 22nd. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 30th. This is a boost from Acme United's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13.
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Is Acme United a good dividend stock?

Acme United(NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) pays an annual dividend of $0.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.76%. Acme United does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Acme United is 17.83%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
View Acme United's dividend history.

Who are Acme United's key executives?

Acme United's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Walter C. Johnsen, Chairman & CEO (Age 71, Pay $920.68k)
  • Mr. Brian S. Olschan, Pres, COO & Exec. Director (Age 65, Pay $773.19k)
  • Mr. Paul G. Driscoll, VP, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 61, Pay $478.57k)
  • Mr. Larry H. Buchtmann, VP of Technology
  • Mr. Y. B. Pek, Sr. VP & GM of Asia Pacific

What other stocks do shareholders of Acme United own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Acme United investors own include Lifetime Brands (LCUT), AbbVie (ABBV), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Energy Transfer (ET), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), AT&T (T) and Agilent Technologies (A).

What is Acme United's stock symbol?

Acme United trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "ACU."

How do I buy shares of Acme United?

Shares of ACU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Acme United's stock price today?

One share of ACU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.90.

How much money does Acme United make?

Acme United (NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) has a market capitalization of $112.29 million and generates $182.09 million in revenue each year. The company earns $13.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.14 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Acme United have?

Acme United employs 654 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Acme United?

Acme United's mailing address is 55 Walls Dr, FAIRFIELD, CT 06824-5163, United States. The official website for Acme United is www.acmeunited.com. The company can be reached via phone at (203) 254-6060 or via fax at 203-254-6019.

This page (NYSEAMERICAN:ACU) was last updated on 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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