Acme United Company Profile (NYSEMKT:ACU)

About Acme United

Acme United 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: $25.76
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $24.951
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $22.124
  • 52-Week Range: $3,324,000.00 - $13.96
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.648
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.39
  • P/E Growth: 1.590
  • Market Cap: $83.22M
  • Outstanding Shares: 3,324,000
  • Beta: 0.53
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $24.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/10/2016Singular ResearchBoost Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $24.50View Rating Details
6/30/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
1/14/2016Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/20/2016Q316$0.36$0.40$32.05 million$31.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.620 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.740 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU)
Annual Dividend:$0.40
Dividend Yield:1.60%
Payout Ratio:26.32% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
24.69% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
22.99% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/21/2016quarterly$0.101.85%9/29/201610/3/201610/24/2016
6/20/2016quarterly$0.102.18%6/29/20167/1/20167/22/2016
3/21/2016quarterly$0.102.56%3/30/20164/1/20164/22/2016
11/18/2015quarterly$0.102.37%1/5/20161/7/20161/28/2016
9/9/2015quarterly$0.092.12%9/29/201510/1/201510/22/2015
6/22/2015quarterly$0.091.97%6/29/20157/1/20157/22/2015
3/23/2015quarterly$0.091.94%3/31/20154/2/20154/24/2015
12/22/2014quarterly$0.091.95%1/6/20151/8/20151/29/2015
7/31/2014quarterly$0.092.08%9/29/201410/1/201410/16/2014
6/20/2014quarterly$0.081.93%6/27/20147/1/20147/22/2014
3/25/2014quarterly$0.081.9%4/1/20144/3/20144/25/2014
12/20/2013quarterly$0.082.24%1/6/20141/8/20141/29/2014
9/16/2013quarterly$0.082.19%9/27/201310/1/201310/23/2013
6/4/2013quarterly$0.082.53%6/12/20136/15/20137/3/2013
3/22/2013quarterly$0.072.3%4/2/20134/4/20134/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Acme United (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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Acme United (NYSEMKT:ACU)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Launches PROJECTMATE® - DIY Craft Tool Line (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 3:21 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:34 pm Acme United acquires the assets of Spill Magic, Inc. for $7.2 million in cash; acquisition is expected to be accretive during 2017 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 3:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation to Present at the 2nd Annual Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 3:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United (ACU) Catches Eye: Stock Rises by 6.3% (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 3:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Heavy Duty Pencil Sharpener Won the 2017 Teachers’ Choice™ Award! (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 3:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Receives GOOD DESIGN™ Award (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 3:17 PM
publicnow.com logoAcme United Corporation Board Approves Cash Dividend (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.publicnow.com - December 19 at 3:25 PM
thestreet.com logoAcme United Eyes Acquisitions; Long Rebuild Ahead for EYES (NYSEMKT:ACU)
realmoney.thestreet.com - December 16 at 3:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSodaStream (SODA) Looks Good: Stock Adds 5.1% in Session (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 3:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation to Present at LD Micro Main Event Conference on December 6, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - December 2 at 3:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoACME UNITED CORP Financials (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 3:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSEMKT:ACU)
biz.yahoo.com - November 4 at 9:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoAcme United Corp. : ACU-US: Dividend Analysis : October 03rd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 25, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - October 25 at 3:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Acme United Corp. : October 25, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - October 25 at 3:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoAcme United Corp. :ACU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 24, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - October 24 at 3:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ACU earnings conference call or presentation 20-Oct-16 4:00pm GMT (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - October 21 at 3:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation to Present at The MicroCap Conference on October 25th in Philadelphia (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 11:51 AM
publicnow.com logoAcme United Corporation Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.publicnow.com - October 14 at 11:51 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Acme United Corp. : October 13, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - October 13 at 12:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoAcme United Corp. : ACU-US: Dividend Analysis : July 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : September 28, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - September 28 at 3:16 PM
mysmartrend.com logo24.8% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Acme United Call (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 15 at 12:08 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Acme United Corp. : September 12, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 3:19 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAcme United Shares Up 28.3% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 31 at 8:03 AM
mysmartrend.com logo27.1% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Acme United Call (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 23 at 3:18 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAcme United Has Returned 30.0% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (ACU) (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 17 at 11:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoAcme United Corp. :ACU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 3, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - August 3 at 3:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAcme United Still Has More Upside (NYSEMKT:ACU)
seekingalpha.com - July 29 at 3:18 PM
4-traders.com logoAcme United : Reports Second Quarter Sales Increase of 21% and 23% Increase in Earnings per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.4-traders.com - July 25 at 3:18 PM
zacks.com logoAcme United (ACU) in Focus: Stock Jumps 5.1% in Session (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.zacks.com - July 25 at 3:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Acme United Corp. : July 25, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - July 25 at 1:16 PM
msn.com logoAcme United's (ACU) CEO Walter Johnsen on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.msn.com - July 22 at 8:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ACU earnings conference call or presentation 22-Jul-16 4:00pm GMT (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 4:10 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 8-K ACME UNITED CORP For: Jul 22 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.streetinsider.com - July 22 at 3:18 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSEMKT:ACU)
biz.yahoo.com - July 22 at 12:41 PM
publicnow.com logoAcme United Reports Second Quarter Sales Increase of 21% and 23% Increase in Earnings Per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.publicnow.com - July 22 at 10:18 AM
4-traders.com logoAcme United Corporation : Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.4-traders.com - July 18 at 3:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 2:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Acme United by DA Davidson (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 8:03 AM
capitalcube.com logoAcme United Corp. : ACU-US: Dividend Analysis : July 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : June 27, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - June 27 at 1:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoAcme United Corp. :ACU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 3, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.capitalcube.com - June 3 at 11:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation to Present at Singular Research Spring Select “Best of the Uncovereds” Investment Conference on June 9, 2016 (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 9:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Announces $50 Million Bank Facility (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 2:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NYSEMKT:ACU)
biz.yahoo.com - April 27 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ACU earnings conference call or presentation 22-Apr-16 4:00pm GMT (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - April 22 at 1:23 PM
publicnow.com logoAcme United Corporation Reports Record First Quarter Sales and 33% Increase in Earnings Per Share (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.publicnow.com - April 22 at 9:17 AM
publicnow.com logoAcme United Corporation First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.publicnow.com - April 18 at 10:32 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoACME UNITED CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSEMKT:ACU)
biz.yahoo.com - March 11 at 5:07 PM
News IconFairfield co. sends local assembly plant packing to West Coast (NYSEMKT:ACU)
www.ctpost.com - February 26 at 11:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAcme United Corporation Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Conference Call (NYSEMKT:ACU)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 3:07 PM

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What is Acme United's stock symbol?

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

How often does Acme United pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Acme United?

Acme United declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 21st. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Monday, October 24th. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 29th.

Where is Acme United's stock going? Where will Acme United's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Acme United's shares. Their predictions range from $24.50 to $24.50. On average, they expect Acme United's share price to reach $24.50 in the next twelve months.

How do I buy Acme United stock?

Shares of Acme United can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Acme United stock cost?

One share of Acme United stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.04.


Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff