Friedman Industries Inc. (FRD): Price and Financial Metrics

Friedman Industries Inc. (FRD): $10.80

-0.14 (-1.28%)

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FRD Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 1.88, Friedman Industries Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about only 0.7% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 753.07%, Friedman Industries Inc's debt growth rate surpasses 98.06% of about US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, FRD has reported earnings growth of -1,717.81%, putting it ahead of merely 1.16% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to FRD, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are AXR, REX, CULP, HSON, and BARK.
  • Visit FRD's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

FRD Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, FRD's price/sales ratio is 78.26% lower, now standing at 0.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, FRD's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.3.
  • FRD's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.3 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for FRD.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
FRD 2021-09-03 0.5 1.3 3.5 3.0
FRD 2021-09-02 0.5 1.3 3.5 3.0
FRD 2021-09-01 0.5 1.3 3.6 3.1
FRD 2021-08-31 0.5 1.3 3.6 3.1
FRD 2021-08-30 0.5 1.3 3.6 3.1
FRD 2021-08-27 0.5 1.4 3.8 3.2

FRD Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 271.15%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 14.3%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at -16.89%.
FRD's revenue has moved up $177,726,099 over the prior 70 months.

The table below shows FRD's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 259.3575 -19.34805 31.93117
2021-09-30 236.2036 -19.88044 37.02275
2021-06-30 168.4944 12.60445 23.59513
2021-03-31 126.1025 8.426886 11.42447
2020-12-31 109.8689 1.44261 -1.997964
2020-09-30 109.5177 5.880108 -5.008712

FRD's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • FRD has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 79.63% of graded US stocks.
  • FRD's asset turnover comes in at 1.672 -- ranking 3rd of 41 Steel Works Etc stocks.
  • AA, TG, and GLW are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with FRD.

The table below shows FRD's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.672 0.241 0.489
2021-03-31 1.583 0.187 0.278
2020-12-31 1.460 0.070 -0.049
2020-09-30 1.432 0.030 -0.128
2020-06-30 1.584 0.011 -0.159
2020-03-31 1.738 0.018 -0.126

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FRD Price/Volume Stats

Current price $10.80 52-week high $14.83
Prev. close $10.94 52-week low $6.93
Day low $10.38 Volume 17,779
Day high $10.99 Avg. volume 26,970
50-day MA $8.87 Dividend yield 0.73%
200-day MA $9.59 Market Cap 79.59M

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LONGVIEW, Texas, Dec. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors (the Board) of Friedman Industries, Incorporated, a Texas-based company engaged in pipe manufacturing, steel processing and steel and pipe distribution, declared on December 14, 2021, a cash dividend of $0.02 per share on the Common Stock of the Company. The Company will pay the cash dividend on February 11, 2022 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 14, 2022. This dividend marks the Companys 200th consecutive quarterly cash dividend with the Company having paid a cash dividend every quarter since becoming publicly traded in 1972.

Intrado Digital Media | December 14, 2021

Bertolet Capital Trust Buys Gulf Island Fabrication Inc, Seacor Marine Holdings Inc, Sells ...

Investment company Bertolet Capital Trust (Current Portfolio) buys Gulf Island Fabrication Inc, Seacor Marine Holdings Inc, sells Bristow Group Inc, Williams Industrial Services Group Inc, Flexsteel Industries Inc, Friedman Industries Inc, Haverty Furniture Inc during the 3-months ended 2021Q3, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Bertolet Capital Trust.

Yahoo | December 7, 2021

Friedman Industries, Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:FRD) CEO Mike J. Taylor Acquires 2,000 Shares of Stock

Friedman Industries, Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:FRD) CEO Mike J. Taylor acquired 2,000 shares of Friedman Industries stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, November 29th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $11.04 per share, with a total value of $22,080.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, []

Dakota Financial News | November 29, 2021

Friedman Industries (NYSEAMERICAN:FRD) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

Friedman Industries (NYSEAMERICAN:FRD) announced its earnings results on Friday. The company reported $1.91 earnings per share for the quarter, reports. Friedman Industries had a net margin of 15.68% and a return on equity of 49.60%. The firm had revenue of $92.57 million during the quarter. Shares of NYSEAMERICAN FRD traded down $1.43 on Monday, reaching []

Transcript Daily | November 22, 2021

Friedman Industries, Incorporated Announces Second Quarter Results and Sinton, Texas Facility Update

LONGVIEW, Texas, Nov. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Company announced today its results of operations for the fiscal second quarter. For the quarter ended September 30, 2021 (the “2021 quarter”), the Company recorded net earnings of $13,177,614 ($1.91 diluted earnings per share) on sales of $92,570,895 compared to a net loss of $250,005 ($0.04 diluted loss per share) on sales of $24,861,680 for the quarter ended September 30, 2020 (the “2020 quarter”). The 2021 quarter results make it the mos

Yahoo | November 19, 2021

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FRD Price Returns

1-mo 44.95%
3-mo 19.77%
6-mo 12.80%
1-year -21.67%
3-year 92.58%
5-year 113.19%
YTD 15.89%
2021 37.91%
2020 15.73%
2019 -12.71%
2018 26.02%
2017 -14.17%

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