Powell Industries, Inc. (POWL): Price and Financial Metrics

Powell Industries, Inc. (POWL): $61.65

3.89 (+6.73%)

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Industry: Industrial - Machinery




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POWL Price/Volume Stats

Current price $61.65 52-week high $61.65
Prev. close $57.76 52-week low $20.17
Day low $58.71 Volume 84,600
Day high $61.65 Avg. volume 80,526
50-day MA $47.33 Dividend yield 1.83%
200-day MA $35.71 Market Cap 731.23M

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where POWL ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 95.7% of US stocks.
  • POWL's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • POWL ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 30th percentile.

POWL Stock Summary

  • For POWL, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by merely 6.52% of US equities we're observing.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -50.36%, POWELL INDUSTRIES INC's debt growth rate surpasses just 5.76% of about US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, POWELL INDUSTRIES INC is reporting a growth rate of -2,627.76%; that's higher than merely 0.89% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to POWELL INDUSTRIES INC are WTT, RKDA, TREE, AVNS, and AQB.
  • Visit POWL's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.powellind.com.

POWL Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, POWL's price/sales ratio is 36.84% lower, now standing at 1.2.
  • Over the past 243 months, POWL's price/earnings ratio has gone up 17.4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for POWL.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
POWL 2023-05-19 1.2 2.3 25.6 21.1
POWL 2023-05-18 1.2 2.3 25.6 21.1
POWL 2023-05-17 1.1 2.2 24.9 20.4
POWL 2023-05-16 1.1 2.1 23.9 19.3
POWL 2023-05-15 1.1 2.2 24.8 20.3
POWL 2023-05-12 1.1 2.1 23.3 18.7

POWL Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -27.73%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at -33.29%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 1.68%.
POWL's revenue has moved up $74,849,000 over the prior 70 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 552.87 23.702 17.745
2022-09-30 532.582 -3.582 13.737
2022-06-30 499.36 -18.552 8.258
2022-03-31 479.69 -25.39 -2.844
2021-12-31 470.552 -33.118 -1.852
2021-09-30 470.559 -30.461 0.631

POWL'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.
  • POWL has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 63.91% of graded US stocks.
  • POWL's asset turnover comes in at 1.022 -- ranking 9th of 53 Electrical Equipment stocks.
  • AZZ, LFUS, and CBAT are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with POWL.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 1.022 0.163 0.010
2021-03-31 0.991 0.171 0.035
2020-12-31 1.059 0.185 0.094
2020-09-30 1.108 0.182 0.112
2020-06-30 1.183 0.184 0.127
2020-03-31 1.254 0.182 0.133

POWL Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of POWL, see our POWL 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 $27.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

Powell Industries, Inc. (POWL) Company Bio

Powell Industries engineers packaged solutions and systems for the management, control and distribution of electrical energy. Powell markets include large industrial customers such as utilities, oil and gas producers, refineries, petrochemical plants, pulp and paper producers, mining operations and commuter railways. The company was founded in 1947 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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Latest POWL News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about POWELL INDUSTRIES INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate POWL as an investment opportunity.

Powell Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:POWL) Looks Interesting, And It's About To Pay A Dividend

Powell Industries, Inc. ( NASDAQ:POWL ) is about to trade ex-dividend in the next 4 days. The ex-dividend date is one...

Yahoo | May 11, 2023

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Sidoti & Company, LLC has released the presentation schedule and weblinks for its two-day May Micro-cap Conference taking place Wednesday and Thursday, May 10-11, 2023. Presentation schedule is subject to change, please visit www.sidoti.com/events for the most updated version and webinar links.

Yahoo | May 9, 2023

The 24% return this week takes Powell Industries' (NASDAQ:POWL) shareholders one-year gains to 123%

When you buy shares in a company, there is always a risk that the price drops to zero. But when you pick a company that...

Yahoo | May 7, 2023

Q2 2023 Powell Industries Inc Earnings Call

Q2 2023 Powell Industries Inc Earnings Call

Yahoo | May 4, 2023


Powell Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: POWL), a leading supplier of custom-engineered solutions for the management, control and distribution of electrical energy, today announced results for the fiscal 2023 second quarter ended March 31, 2023. All comparisons are to the comparable period in the prior fiscal year, unless otherwise noted.

Yahoo | May 2, 2023

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POWL Price Returns

1-mo 24.61%
3-mo 40.31%
6-mo 92.67%
1-year 130.34%
3-year 131.73%
5-year 97.76%
YTD 77.12%
2022 24.34%
2021 3.60%
2020 -37.60%
2019 101.58%
2018 -9.92%

POWL Dividends

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