Acme United Corp. Company Profile (NYSEMKT:ACU)

About Acme United Corp.

Acme United Corp. logoAcme United Corporation is a supplier of cutting, measuring, first aid and sharpening products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods and industrial markets. The Company operates in three segments: United States (including Asian operations), Canada and Europe. Its operations in the United States, Canada and Europe are involved in product development, marketing, sales, administrative and distribution activities. Its product offerings across various segments include scissors, shears, knives, rulers, pencil sharpeners, and related products, which are sold primarily to wholesale, contract and retail stationery distributors, office supply super stores, mass market retailers, industrial distributors, school supply distributors, drug store retailers, sporting goods stores, hardware chains and wholesale florists. It markets and sells in various brands, such as Westcott brand, First Aid Only, PhysiciansCare and Pac-Kit brands.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSEMKT
  • Symbol: ACU
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $20.45
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.46
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $17.86
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.75
  • P/E Growth: 1.31
  • Market Cap: $67.93M
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,322,000
  • Beta: 0.53
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $24.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/10/2016Singular ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $24.50View Rating Details
7/1/2016DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
1/14/2016Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/22/2016Q216$0.78$0.91$37.15 million$41.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2016Q116$0.23$0.16$24.90 million$25.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.17$0.16$26.64 million$23.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2015Q315$0.40$0.35$32.40 million$29.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215$0.76$0.74$36.40 million$34.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2015Q115$0.13$0.12$24.50 million$22.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.19$0.19$27.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.35$0.34$22.10 million$30.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.71$0.72$31.60 million$33.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q1$0.11$0.11$19.06 million$19.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q4$0.15$0.15$19.50 million$21.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q313$0.29$0.29$22.50 million$22.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/19/2013Q2 2013$0.68$0.68$31.89 million$28.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/19/2013Q1 2013$0.11$0.10$19.50 million$17.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.74 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:1.96%
Payout Ratio:26.32% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.81% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
22.99% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/22/2016Paul G DriscollCFOSell4,817$17.20$82,852.40View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Brian S OlschanCOOSell175$17.50$3,062.50View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Brian S OlschanInsiderSell174$17.50$3,045.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Walter C. JohnsenCEOSell4,240$16.65$70,596.00View SEC Filing  
10/13/2015Brian S. OlschanCOOSell2,293$18.25$41,847.25View SEC Filing  
7/17/2015Brian S OlschanCOOSell2,900$18.27$52,983.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Brian S OlschanCOOSell2,871$18.25$52,395.75View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Richmond Y Holden JrDirectorSell3,800$18.02$68,476.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Brian S OlschanInsiderSell804$18.45$14,833.80View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015Brian S OlschanInsiderSell100$18.55$1,855.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Brian S OlschanInsiderSell49$18.55$908.95View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Brian S OlschanCOOSell1,042$18.61$19,391.62View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Walter C JohnsenCEOSell6,434$18.45$118,707.30View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Walter C JohnsenCEOSell2,466$18.75$46,237.50View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Walter C JohnsenCEOSell2,000$17.50$35,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Walter C JohnsenCEOSell2,781$17.20$47,833.20View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Walter C JohnsenCEOSell1,419$17.19$24,392.61View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell5,763$17.30$99,699.90View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Walter C JohnsenCEOSell10,800$17.29$186,732.00View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell1,897$17.50$33,197.50View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell5,100$16.74$85,374.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell1,700$16.87$28,679.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell1,615$16.75$27,051.25View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell3,100$17.05$52,855.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell2,555$16.86$43,077.30View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Brian S OlschanInsiderSell605$16.86$10,200.30View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Brian S OlschanCOOSell9,700$16.86$163,542.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Brian S OlschanInsiderSell300$17.02$5,106.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Paul G DriscollCFOSell3,000$16.75$50,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Walter C JohnsenCEOSell10,000$17.51$175,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2013Walter C JohnsenCEOSell6,800$15.25$103,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Walter C JohnsenCEOSell8,000$13.57$108,560.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Brian S OlschanCOOSell6,351$12.25$77,799.75View SEC Filing  
3/20/2013Walter C JohnsenCEOSell6,070$12.23$74,236.10View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Acme United Corp. (NYSEMKT:ACU)
DateHeadline logo27.1% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Acme United Call (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU) - August 23 at 3:18 PM logoAcme United Has Returned 30.0% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU) - August 17 at 11:33 AM logoAcme United Corp. :ACU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 3, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - August 3 at 3:19 PM logoAcme United Still Has More Upside (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 29 at 3:18 PM logoAcme United : Reports Second Quarter Sales Increase of 21% and 23% Increase in Earnings per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 25 at 3:18 PM logoAcme United (ACU) in Focus: Stock Jumps 5.1% in Session (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 25 at 3:18 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Acme United Corp. : July 25, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 25 at 1:16 PM logoAcme United's (ACU) CEO Walter Johnsen on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 22 at 8:20 PM logoEdited Transcript of ACU earnings conference call or presentation 22-Jul-16 4:00pm GMT (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 22 at 4:10 PM logoForm 8-K ACME UNITED CORP For: Jul 22 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 22 at 3:18 PM logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 22 at 12:41 PM logoAcme United Reports Second Quarter Sales Increase of 21% and 23% Increase in Earnings Per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 22 at 10:18 AM logoAcme United Corporation : Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 18 at 3:17 PM logoAcme United Corporation Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 18 at 2:18 PM logoCoverage initiated on Acme United by DA Davidson (NYSEMKT:ACU) - July 1 at 8:03 AM logoAcme United Corp. : ACU-US: Dividend Analysis : July 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : June 27, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - June 27 at 1:26 PM logoAcme United Corp. :ACU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 3, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - June 3 at 11:12 AM logoAcme United Corporation to Present at Singular Research Spring Select “Best of the Uncovereds” Investment Conference on June 9, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - May 20 at 9:11 AM logoAcme United Corporation Announces $50 Million Bank Facility (NYSEMKT:ACU) - May 6 at 2:53 PM logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NYSEMKT:ACU) - April 27 at 6:03 AM logoEdited Transcript of ACU earnings conference call or presentation 22-Apr-16 4:00pm GMT (NYSEMKT:ACU) - April 22 at 1:23 PM logoAcme United Corporation Reports Record First Quarter Sales and 33% Increase in Earnings Per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU) - April 22 at 9:17 AM logoAcme United Corporation First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU) - April 18 at 10:32 AM logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSEMKT:ACU) - March 11 at 5:07 PM
News IconFairfield co. sends local assembly plant packing to West Coast (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 26 at 11:02 AM logoAcme United Corp. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 26 at 8:43 AM logoAcme United Reports Record 2015 Sales and Earnings (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 25 at 9:00 AM logoAcme United Corporation Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 22 at 3:07 PM logo13G Filing: First Wilshire Securities Management Cuts Stake in Acme United Corp (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 16 at 4:45 PM logoAcme United Corporation Acquires Assets of Diamond Machining Technology (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 1 at 12:21 PM logo12:04 pm Acme United (thinly traded) acquires the assets of Vogel Capital for $7 mln in cash; expected to be accretive during 2Q16 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - February 1 at 12:04 PM logoAcme United Enters Oversold Territory (NYSEMKT:ACU) - January 17 at 6:49 PM logoAcme United Corporation Receives Good Design Award (NYSEMKT:ACU) - January 15 at 3:25 PM logoACME UNITED CORP Financials (NYSEMKT:ACU) - December 8 at 1:17 PM logoAcme United Corporation Board Increases Cash Dividend 11 Percent to $0.10 Per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU) - November 17 at 3:14 PM logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSEMKT:ACU) - November 12 at 5:56 PM logoAcme United Corp. Earnings Q3, 2015 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - November 5 at 12:16 PM logoEdited Transcript of ACU earnings conference call or presentation 16-Oct-15 4:00pm GMT (NYSEMKT:ACU) - October 16 at 12:46 PM logoAcme United Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 12:00 pm ET today (NYSEMKT:ACU) - October 16 at 12:00 PM logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSEMKT:ACU) - October 16 at 10:03 AM logoAcme United Reports Third Quarter Sales and Earnings (NYSEMKT:ACU) - October 16 at 9:00 AM logoAcme United Corporation Third Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU) - October 12 at 4:15 PM logoAcme United Corporation Board Approves Cash Dividend (NYSEMKT:ACU) - September 8 at 9:58 AM logoAcme United Corp. Earnings Q2, 2015 (NYSEMKT:ACU) - September 1 at 1:47 PM logoAcme United Announces Financial Presentation Schedule (NYSEMKT:ACU) - August 27 at 3:04 PM


Last Updated on 8/26/2016 by Staff