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Acme United Corporation (ACU)

Stock Price: $32.76 USD 0.05 (0.14%)
Updated November 23, 11:32 AM EST - Market open

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Key Info

Market Cap 109.37M
Revenue (ttm) 157.01M
Net Income (ttm) 7.03M
Shares Out 3.34M
EPS (ttm) 2.03
PE Ratio 16.14
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.48
Dividend Yield 1.47%

Stock Quote

Trading Day November 23
Last Price $32.76
Previous Close $32.71
Change ($) 0.05
Change (%) 0.14%
Day's Open 33.00
Day's Range 32.69 - 34.10
Day's Volume 7,457
52-Week Range 17.10 - 35.49

More Stats

Market Cap 109.37M
Enterprise Value 146.06M
Earnings Date (est) Mar 4, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 30, 2020
Shares Outstanding 3.34M
Float 2.90M
EPS (basic) 2.11
EPS (diluted) 2.03
FCF / Share 1.96
Dividend $0.48
Dividend Yield 1.47%
Earnings Yield 6.20%
FCF Yield 5.98%
Payout Ratio 22.70%
Shares Short 4,656
Short Ratio 0.39
Short % of Float 0.16%
Beta 1.02
PE Ratio 16.14
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 16.73
PS Ratio 0.70
PB Ratio 1.80
Revenue 157.01M
Operating Income 9.92M
Net Income 7.03M
Free Cash Flow 6.54M
Net Cash -36.69M
Net Cash / Share -10.99
Gross Margin 33.12%
Operating Margin 6.32%
Profit Margin 4.50%
FCF Margin 4.16%
ROA 5.22%
ROE 12.16%
ROIC 8.70%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Forecasts

Analyst Ratings (1)

Buy 1
Overweight 0
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

Current: $32.76
Target: 31.25
*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.