Ennis, Inc. (EBF): Price and Financial Metrics

Ennis, Inc. (EBF): $18.99

0.44 (+2.37%)

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  • EBF scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 94.47% of US stocks.
  • EBF's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • EBF ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 17th percentile.

EBF Stock Summary

  • EBF's went public 34.54 years ago, making it older than 91.45% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Of note is the ratio of Ennis Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 95.96% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of Ennis Inc's share price is greater than that of only 3.4% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Ennis Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be GRC, PSMT, TAYD, CLFD, and BARK.
  • EBF's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Ennis Inc's official web site, go to www.ennis.com.

EBF Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Industrials stock, EBF's EV/EBIT ratio is 45.79% lower, now standing at 11.6.
  • EBF's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 4.7 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, EBF's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for EBF.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
EBF 2021-08-26 1.4 1.7 18.5 11.6
EBF 2021-08-25 1.4 1.7 18.7 11.7
EBF 2021-08-24 1.4 1.7 18.9 11.9
EBF 2021-08-23 1.4 1.7 19.1 12.0
EBF 2021-08-20 1.4 1.7 19.3 12.1
EBF 2021-08-19 1.4 1.7 19.0 11.9

EBF Growth Metrics

    The year over year price growth rate now stands at 19%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 4.76%.
  • The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at -22.95%.
Over the past 52 months, EBF's revenue has gone up $25,562,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 390.271 46.333 27.452
2021-09-30 379.746 49.17 28.252
2021-06-30 365.907 49.854 27.213
2021-03-31 357.973 52.817 24.094
2020-12-31 374.754 53.565 27.543
2020-09-30 397.171 57.655 29.733

EBF'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.
  • EBF has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 95.87% of graded US stocks.
  • EBF's asset turnover comes in at 1.035 -- ranking 6th of 21 Business Supplies stocks.
  • KMB, UFS, and SCS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with EBF.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-31 1.035 0.297 0.313
2021-05-31 1.006 0.298 0.301
2021-02-28 0.994 0.290 0.263
2020-11-30 1.039 0.286 0.285
2020-08-31 1.096 0.284 0.293
2020-05-31 1.155 0.286 0.312

EBF Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of EBF, see our EBF 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 $24.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1 (Strong Buy)

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EBF Price/Volume Stats

Current price $18.99 52-week high $21.76
Prev. close $18.55 52-week low $16.55
Day low $18.52 Volume 199,300
Day high $19.19 Avg. volume 100,423
50-day MA $17.77 Dividend yield 5.27%
200-day MA $18.69 Market Cap 490.30M

Ennis, Inc. (EBF) Company Bio

Ennis, Inc. produces and sells business forms and other business products; and activewear in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Print and Apparel. The company was founded in 1909 and is based in Midlothian, Texas.

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Below are the latest news stories about Ennis Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate EBF as an investment opportunity.

Ennis: 5 Reasons To Sleep Well With This Debt-Free Dividend Grower Yielding 5.4%

With interest rates set to rise and geopolitical uncertainty soaring, debt free high yield stocks are a good place to invest. Taking the Global X Super Dividend U.S. ETF (DIV) as a proxy, the high yield corner of the market has pummeled high growth tech (ARKK) over the past year...

Samuel Smith on Seeking Alpha | February 17, 2022

Those who invested in Ennis (NYSE:EBF) five years ago are up 39%

If you buy and hold a stock for many years, you'd hope to be making a profit. Better yet, you'd like to see the share...

Yahoo | February 6, 2022

It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy Ennis, Inc. (NYSE:EBF) For Its Next Dividend

Readers hoping to buy Ennis, Inc. ( NYSE:EBF ) for its dividend will need to make their move shortly, as the stock is...

Yahoo | January 1, 2022

Ennis, Inc. (NYSE:EBF) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.25

Ennis, Inc. (NYSE:EBF) declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 20th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Thursday, January 6th will be paid a dividend of 0.25 per share by the industrial products company on Thursday, February 3rd. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.24%. The ex-dividend date []

Dakota Financial News | December 22, 2021

Ennis (NYSE:EBF) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS

Ennis (NYSE:EBF) posted its earnings results on Monday. The industrial products company reported $0.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts consensus estimates of $0.32 by ($0.03), MarketWatch Earnings reports. Ennis had a net margin of 7.44% and a return on equity of 9.90%. EBF traded up $0.14 on Tuesday, reaching $19.33. 477 []

Dakota Financial News | December 21, 2021

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EBF Price Returns

1-mo 4.23%
3-mo 2.44%
6-mo -1.15%
1-year -7.46%
3-year 7.82%
5-year 28.33%
YTD -0.19%
2021 14.78%
2020 -13.46%
2019 17.54%
2018 -2.77%
2017 24.65%

EBF Dividends

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