Nordson Corporation (NDSN): Price and Financial Metrics

Nordson Corporation (NDSN): $249.23

-1.94 (-0.77%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where NDSN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.03% of US stocks.
  • NDSN's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving up over the last 52 weeks.
  • NDSN's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 22.46% of US stocks).

NDSN Stock Summary

  • NDSN has a higher market value than 84.62% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $14,596,632,277.
  • With a one year PEG ratio of 363.1, Nordson Corp is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 91.86% of US stocks.
  • NDSN's went public 31.61 years ago, making it older than 84.06% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NDSN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are RS, ROL, BRO, SEIC, and WRB.
  • NDSN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Nordson Corp's official web site, go to

NDSN Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, NDSN's EV/EBIT ratio is 66.82% higher, now standing at 35.7.
  • Over the past 243 months, NDSN's price/sales ratio has gone up 5.
  • Over the past 243 months, NDSN's price/sales ratio has gone up 5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NDSN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NDSN 2021-08-26 6.1 6.9 44.0 35.7
NDSN 2021-08-25 6.1 7.0 44.2 35.8
NDSN 2021-08-24 6.1 7.0 44.2 35.8
NDSN 2021-08-23 6.1 6.9 43.7 35.4
NDSN 2021-08-20 6.0 6.9 43.6 35.3
NDSN 2021-08-19 5.9 6.7 42.8 34.7

NDSN Growth Metrics

  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 1.99%.
  • Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 55.34%.
  • The 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 3.91%.
NDSN's revenue has moved up $319,159,000 over the prior 49 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 2,321.487 567.919 362.383
2021-03-31 2,212.81 531.956 307.182
2020-12-31 2,152.75 529.435 275.117
2020-09-30 2,121.1 502.421 249.539
2020-06-30 2,148.026 456.42 333.737
2020-03-31 2,169.591 439.16 340.684

NDSN'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.
  • NDSN has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 97.03% of graded US stocks.
  • NDSN's asset turnover comes in at 0.635 -- ranking 62nd of 104 Machinery stocks.
  • CVR, MIDD, and DCI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NDSN.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-31 0.635 0.556 0.235
2021-04-30 0.599 0.545 0.182
2021-01-31 0.577 0.538 0.156
2020-10-31 0.574 0.533 0.140
2020-07-31 0.587 0.537 0.187
2020-04-30 0.607 0.541 0.206

NDSN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NDSN, see our NDSN price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $274.17 Average Broker Recommendation 1.61 (Moderate Buy)

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NDSN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $249.23 52-week high $257.83
Prev. close $251.17 52-week low $178.60
Day low $249.03 Volume 93,300
Day high $252.46 Avg. volume 218,805
50-day MA $241.08 Dividend yield 0.81%
200-day MA $216.19 Market Cap 14.48B

Nordson Corporation (NDSN) Company Bio

Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures and markets differentiated products and systems used for the precision dispensing of adhesives, coatings, sealants, biomaterials, polymers, plastics and other materials, fluid management, test and inspection, UV curing and plasma surface treatment, serving a wide variety of consumer non-durable, durable and technology end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances, energy, transportation, construction, and general product assembly and finishing. The company was founded in 1935 and is based in Westlake, Ohio.

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Latest NDSN News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Nordson Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NDSN as an investment opportunity.

Wells Fargo & Company Boosts Nordson (NASDAQ:NDSN) Price Target to $280.00

Nordson (NASDAQ:NDSN) had its price objective raised by Wells Fargo & Company from $270.00 to $280.00 in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the industrial products companys stock. Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. DA []

Dakota Financial News | October 23, 2021

Nordson hires VP, general counsel to help write next growth chapter

Nordson Corp. has hired Jennifer McDonough as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary, effective Nov. 1. McDonough will lead the company’s global legal function in corporate development, corporate governance, ethics and compliance, intellectual property and general corporate legal matters, the Westlake, Ohio-based maker of precision dispensing technology said in a press release. Most recently, McDonough has been the vice president, deputy general counsel and assistant secretary at PPL Corp., the Allentown, Pennsylvania-based utility, where she delivers legal counsel and services in areas including mergers and acquisitions, corporate venture capital and investment transactions, securities and finance, Nordson said.

Yahoo | October 13, 2021

Nordson Corporation Names Jennifer McDonough as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nordson Corporation names Jennifer McDonough as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Business Wire | October 12, 2021

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NDSN Price Returns

1-mo 3.01%
3-mo 10.46%
6-mo 18.38%
1-year 31.42%
3-year 121.95%
5-year 164.08%
YTD 24.80%
2020 24.45%
2019 37.88%
2018 -17.65%
2017 31.83%
2016 76.79%

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