National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) Director Richard N. Cardozo acquired 200 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 15th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $101.25 per share, with a total value of $20,250.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.
National Presto Industries traded down $1.35, hitting $106.90, on Friday, according to MarketBeat. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 56,255 shares, compared to its average volume of 41,309. National Presto Industries has a 52-week low of $88.80 and a 52-week high of $121.40. The stock has a market cap of $754.11 million, a P/E ratio of 17.07 and a beta of 0.41.
National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) last released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, March 16th. The conglomerate reported $2.30 earnings per share for the quarter. National Presto Industries had a return on equity of 12.73% and a net margin of 13.56%. The business had revenue of $115.60 million during the quarter.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Victory Capital Management Inc. lifted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 6.5% in the 4th quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 8,671 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $862,000 after buying an additional 526 shares during the period. Barclays PLC lifted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 50.4% in the 1st quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 2,232 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $210,000 after buying an additional 748 shares during the period. Moors & Cabot Inc. lifted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 10.7% in the 1st quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 8,171 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $766,000 after buying an additional 790 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 1.0% in the 4th quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 76,765 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $7,634,000 after buying an additional 797 shares during the period. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 5.2% in the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 19,134 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $2,037,000 after buying an additional 945 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 61.14% of the company’s stock.
National Presto Industries Company Profile
National Presto Industries Inc provides housewares and small appliances, and defense products primarily in North America. The company operates in two segments, Housewares/Small Appliance and Defense. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control single thermostatic control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers under the Presto Control Master brand; slow cookers; deep fryers; air fryers; waffle makers; pizza ovens; slicer/shredders; electric heaters; hot air, oil, and microwave corn poppers; dehydrators; rice cookers; microwave bacon cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric tea kettles; electric knife sharpeners; various kitchen gadgets; and timers.
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