Northwest Pipe Company (NWPX): Price and Financial Metrics

Northwest Pipe Company (NWPX): $30.62

-0.42 (-1.35%)

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where NWPX ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 72.25% of US stocks.
  • NWPX's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • NWPX ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 7th percentile.

NWPX Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of Northwest Pipe Co's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 85.61% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 323.74%, Northwest Pipe Co's debt growth rate surpasses 96.29% of about US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for NWPX comes in at -28.84% -- higher than that of only 13.73% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NWPX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are LMNR, DCO, SSSS, ESNT, and WTTR.
  • NWPX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Northwest Pipe Co's official web site, go to

NWPX Valuation Summary

  • NWPX's price/sales ratio is 0.9; this is 50% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, NWPX's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, NWPX's price/earnings ratio has gone up 5.1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NWPX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NWPX 2021-09-03 0.9 0.9 15.1 11.4
NWPX 2021-09-02 0.9 0.9 15.0 11.3
NWPX 2021-09-01 0.9 0.9 15.3 11.6
NWPX 2021-08-31 0.9 0.9 15.2 11.5
NWPX 2021-08-30 0.9 0.9 15.2 11.5
NWPX 2021-08-27 0.9 0.9 15.1 11.4

NWPX Growth Metrics

    The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -75.85%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 166.25%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -21.44%.
Over the past 15 months, NWPX's revenue has gone up $44,542,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 333.313 -5.811 11.523
2021-09-30 300.147 -0.928 14.473
2021-06-30 293.136 32.372 16.794
2021-03-31 289.295 40.465 20.661
2020-12-31 285.907 56.087 19.05
2020-09-30 288.771 64.91 25.845

NWPX'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.
  • NWPX has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 21.19% of graded US stocks.
  • NWPX's asset turnover comes in at 0.797 -- ranking 24th of 40 Steel Works Etc stocks.
  • SXC, NANX, and NX are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NWPX.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.797 0.158 0.075
2021-03-31 0.793 0.172 0.092
2020-12-31 0.794 0.177 0.087
2020-09-30 0.838 0.191 0.116
2020-06-30 0.883 0.192 0.134
2020-03-31 0.933 0.176 0.125

NWPX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NWPX, see our NWPX 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 $35.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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NWPX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $30.62 52-week high $34.52
Prev. close $31.04 52-week low $23.11
Day low $30.20 Volume 50,300
Day high $31.48 Avg. volume 51,191
50-day MA $27.27 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $27.52 Market Cap 303.63M

Northwest Pipe Company (NWPX) Company Bio

Northwest Pipe Company manufactures and markets welded steel pipe and tube products primarily in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates in two segments, Water Transmission and Tubular Products. The company was founded in 1966 and is based in Vancouver, Washington.

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Latest NWPX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Northwest Pipe Co that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NWPX as an investment opportunity.

Earnings Preview: Rimini Street (RMNI) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline

Northwest Pipe Co. (NWPX) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations. | February 23, 2022

Earnings Preview: Northwest Pipe Co. (NWPX) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline

Northwest Pipe Co. (NWPX) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

What Kind Of Shareholders Own Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ:NWPX)?

The big shareholder groups in Northwest Pipe Company ( NASDAQ:NWPX ) have power over the company. Insiders often own a...

Yahoo | February 1, 2022

Northwest Pipe Company Introduces the InfraShield® Seismic Resilient Joint System

Northwest Pipe Company (Nasdaq: NWPX), a leading manufacturer of water-related infrastructure including engineered pipeline systems and precast products is now manufacturing a seismic resilient joint system for steel water transmission pipelines that can be used in conjunction with other pipeline systems.

Yahoo | January 20, 2022

Northwest Pipe Company's (NASDAQ:NWPX) Stock On An Uptrend: Could Fundamentals Be Driving The Momentum?

Northwest Pipe (NASDAQ:NWPX) has had a great run on the share market with its stock up by a significant 31% over the...

Yahoo | January 3, 2022

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NWPX Price Returns

1-mo 13.49%
3-mo N/A
6-mo -3.68%
1-year -10.47%
3-year 26.27%
5-year 119.18%
YTD -3.71%
2021 12.37%
2020 -15.04%
2019 43.02%
2018 21.68%
2017 11.15%

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