Shares of Acme United Corporation (NYSEMKT:ACU) ended Monday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.01 points or -0.05% at $21.60 with 1085 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $21.63, the shares hit an intraday low of $21.45 and an intraday high of $21.83 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day.
Market Cap/Outstanding Shares
The company has a market cap of $71.39 million and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 3.32 million shares.
Performance weekly/monthly/quarterly/yearly in percentage (%)
The performance for the week is valued at 0.37%, resulting in a performance for the month at 4.85%. Therefore, the stated figure displays a quarterly performance of 4.89% and an annual performance of 29.96%.traded down -0.05% on 21 November, 2016 hitting $21.60.
EPS (Earning Per Share )
The EPS of ACU is strolling at 1.60, measuring its EPS growth this year at -4.30%. As a result, the company has an EPS growth of 7.41% for the approaching year. Company’s EPS for the past five years is valued at 10.00%, leading it to an EPS value of 10.00% for the next five years.
ACU P/E ratio is measuring at 13.54 with a forward P/E of 12.41. As of now, Acme United Corporation has a P/S value of 0.60, measuring P/B at 1.57. Its P/Cash is valued at 11.49 and P/FCF is at 361.80.
Beta factor is stands at 0.70 and Avg. true range is 0.58. Historically, the volatility of this stock is about 1.87% a week and 2.69% a month.
Acme United Corporation (ACU) recently declared that net sales for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016 were $31.9 million, contrast to $29.9 million in the comparable period of 2015, a boost of 7%. Net sales for the nine months ended September 30, 2016 were $98.2 million, contrast to $86.7 million in the same period in 2015, a boost of 13%.
Net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2016 was $1.5 million, or $0.40 per diluted share, contrast to $1.2 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, for the 2015 period, a 22% increase in net income and 21% in earnings per share. Net income for the nine months ended September 30, 2016 was $5.3 million, or $1.49 per diluted share, contrast to $4.4 million, or $1.18 per diluted share, in last year’s comparable period, a 22% increase in net income and 26% in earnings per share.
Chairman and CEO Walter C. Johnsen said, “Our Westcott school, home, and office product lines all continued to gain market share and we delivered record back-to-school sales. In addition, we gained new first aid placement at a number of large food service chains, a promising source of new business, and grew our industrial first aid kit business. The Clauss, Camillus, and Cuda product families added new products and customers, and DMT, whose sharpening tool business we attained in February 2016, exceeded our expectations as we expanded the business and distribution through our broad customer base.