National Presto Industries, Inc. (NPK): Price and Financial Metrics

National Presto Industries, Inc. (NPK): $70.52

1.12 (+1.61%)

POWR Rating

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  • NPK scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 75.5% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for NPK is in Growth, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • NPK's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 53.69% of US stocks).

NPK Stock Summary

  • NPK's went public 34.94 years ago, making it older than 90.62% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • NPK's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of merely 12.04% of US stocks.
  • Revenue growth over the past 12 months for NATIONAL PRESTO INDUSTRIES INC comes in at -14.75%, a number that bests just 10.67% of the US stocks we're tracking.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NPK, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CIX, HFFG, DNOW, DSWL, and CVR.
  • NPK's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit NATIONAL PRESTO INDUSTRIES INC's official web site, go to

NPK Valuation Summary

  • NPK's price/sales ratio is 1.6; this is 33.33% higher than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, NPK's price/earnings ratio has gone up 18.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NPK.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NPK 2022-11-25 1.6 1.4 22.8 16.1
NPK 2022-11-23 1.6 1.4 22.6 16.0
NPK 2022-11-22 1.6 1.4 22.9 16.2
NPK 2022-11-21 1.6 1.4 22.7 16.1
NPK 2022-11-18 1.6 1.4 22.3 15.7
NPK 2022-11-17 1.6 1.4 22.1 15.6

NPK Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year price growth rate is now at -12.65%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 8.11%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at -20.84%.
Over the past 70 months, NPK's revenue has gone down $33,923,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 307.982 16.839 21.766
2022-06-30 325.524 26.477 16.968
2022-03-31 335.504 33.327 19.576
2021-12-31 355.777 34.688 25.654
2021-09-30 361.292 47.278 36.355
2021-06-30 368.004 32.443 44.364

NPK'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.
  • NPK has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 80.23% of graded US stocks.
  • NPK's asset turnover comes in at 0.895 -- ranking 5th of 12 Defense stocks.
  • RGR, POWW, and AJRD are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NPK.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-07-04 0.895 0.226 0.202
2021-04-04 0.895 0.237 0.213
2020-12-31 0.863 0.241 0.206
2020-09-27 0.848 0.233 0.198
2020-06-28 0.812 0.254 0.220
2020-03-29 0.784 0.243 0.205

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NPK Price/Volume Stats

Current price $70.52 52-week high $89.05
Prev. close $69.40 52-week low $59.99
Day low $68.82 Volume 19,200
Day high $70.74 Avg. volume 34,553
50-day MA $67.88 Dividend yield 1.42%
200-day MA $71.03 Market Cap 497.66M

National Presto Industries, Inc. (NPK) Company Bio

National Presto Industries provides housewares and small appliances, and defense and absorbent products primarily in North America. It operates in three segments: Housewares/Small Appliance, Defense Products, and Absorbent Products. The company was founded in 1905 and is based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

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NPK Price Returns

1-mo 1.02%
3-mo N/A
6-mo 0.66%
1-year -9.28%
3-year -2.08%
5-year -13.33%
YTD -9.13%
2021 -1.82%
2020 7.53%
2019 -20.41%
2018 17.57%
2017 -1.62%

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