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Acme United Corporation (ACU)

Stock Price: $22.49 USD 0.49 (2.23%)
Updated Aug 7, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 75.07M
Revenue (ttm) 150.68M
Net Income (ttm) 5.98M
Shares Out 3.34M
EPS (ttm) 1.88
PE Ratio 11.96
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.48
Dividend Yield 2.13%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 7, 2020
Last Price $22.49
Previous Close $22.00
Change ($) 0.49
Change (%) 2.23%
Day's Open 22.01
Day's Range 21.79 - 22.60
Day's Volume 11,981
52-Week Range 17.10 - 24.91

More Stats

Market Cap 75.07M
Enterprise Value 110.79M
Earnings Date (est) Oct 16, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Apr 3, 2020
Shares Outstanding 3.34M
Float 2.73M
EPS (basic) 1.8
EPS (diluted) 1.88
FCF / Share 4.28
Dividend $0.48
Dividend Yield 2.13%
Earnings Yield 8.36%
FCF Yield 19.10%
Payout Ratio 20.00%
Shares Short 1,571
Short Ratio 0.15
Short % of Float 0.07%
Beta 1.11
PE Ratio 11.96
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 5.24
PS Ratio 0.50
PB Ratio 1.23
Revenue 150.68M
Operating Income 8.95M
Net Income 5.98M
Free Cash Flow 14.34M
Net Cash -35.73M
Net Cash / Share -10.70
Gross Margin 34.51%
Operating Margin 5.94%
Profit Margin 4.10%
FCF Margin 9.52%
ROA 4.95%
ROE 11.44%
ROIC 7.50%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (1)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

Current: $22.49
Target: 25.50
*Average 12-month price target from 1 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth3.74%5.19%4.8%13.44%2.42%19.7%6.17%15.1%16.08%-
Gross Profit52.0050.6547.9045.5639.5638.1931.8229.7526.3223.37
Operating Income8.437.467.888.447.357.395.885.364.282.98
Net Income5.514.604.055.854.794.794.003.552.812.57
Shares Outstanding3.353.373.373.323.373.
Earnings Per Share1.601.301.091.641.301.361.221.130.910.81
EPS Growth23.08%19.27%-33.54%26.15%-4.41%11.48%7.96%24.18%12.35%-
Dividend Per Share0.480.440.420.400.360.330.310.350.250.21
Dividend Growth9.09%4.76%5%11.11%9.09%6.45%-11.43%40%19.05%-
Operating Cash Flow14.704.484.818.861.084.656.48-1.272.06-1.14
Capital Expenditures-1.68-3.23-7.15-1.81-1.75-1.27-4.59-0.68-0.94-0.94
Free Cash Flow13.021.24-2.347.05-0.673.381.88-1.951.12-2.07
Cash & Equivalents6.824.419.345.912.432.2911.649.757.856.60
Total Debt39.6943.9947.4332.9425.9124.1522.9124.3217.5713.52
Net Cash / Debt-32.87-39.59-38.09-27.03-23.49-21.86-11.27-14.57-9.72-6.92
Book Value55.7052.3349.9446.1243.1839.4335.0130.8727.7725.35
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Acme United Corporation
Country United States
Employees 441
CEO Walter C. Johnsen

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol ACU
Stock Exchange NYSE American
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Household & Personal Products
Unique Identifier NYSEAMERICAN: ACU


Acme United Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, supplies cutting, measuring, first aid, sharpening, and safety products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting good, and industrial markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. It offers scissors, rulers, pencil sharpeners, paper trimmers, safety cutters, lettering products, glue guns, and other craft products under the Westcott brand name; and cutting tools for hardware and industrial, lawn and garden, food processing, sewing, and housewares channels under the Clauss brand. The company also provides fixed blade, folding knives, line of sight cutting tools, and tactical tools under the Camillus brand name; fishing tools and knives, as well as cut and puncture resistant gloves, telescopic landing nets, net containment systems, and fishing gaffs under the Cuda brand name; and sharpening tools for knives, scissors, chisels, skis, skates, and other edges under the DMT brand name. In addition, it offers first aid kits, refills, and safety products under the First Aid Only brand; portable eyewash solutions and over-the-counter medications, including active ingredients aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen under the PhysiciansCare brand; and bodily fluid and spill clean-up solutions under the Spill Magic brand, as well as through Pac-Kit brand. The company sells its products directly and through its independent manufacturer representatives to wholesale, contract, and retail stationery distributors; office supply super stores; school supply distributors; industrial distributors; wholesale florists; mass market and ecommerce retailers; and hardware chains, as well as sells a selection of products through its websites. The company was formerly known as Acme Shear Company and changed its name to Acme United Corporation in 1971. The company was founded in 1867 and is based in Fairfield, Connecticut.