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Eastern NasdaqGM:EML Stock Report

Last Price


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24 Sep, 2022


Company Financials
EML fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health3/6

EML Stock Overview

The Eastern Company designs, manufactures, and sells engineered solutions to industrial markets in the United States and internationally.

The Eastern Company Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Eastern
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$17.50
52 Week HighUS$28.32
52 Week LowUS$17.25
1 Month Change-14.51%
3 Month Change-8.14%
1 Year Change-27.85%
3 Year Change-28.28%
5 Year Change-39.02%
Change since IPO232.75%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 09
Eastern (NASDAQ:EML) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.11

Eastern (NASDAQ:EML) Will Pay A Dividend Of $0.11

The Eastern Company's ( NASDAQ:EML ) investors are due to receive a payment of $0.11 per share on 15th of September...

Aug 08

The Eastern Company Non-GAAP EPS of $0.59, revenue of $69.54M

The Eastern Company press release (NASDAQ:EML): Q2 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.59. Revenue of $69.54M (+13.5% Y/Y). Liquidity continues to improve with an increase in the Company's current ratio to 3.0x for the second quarter of 2022, compared to 2.7x for the first quarter of 2022 and 2.8x for the second quarter of 2021.

Jul 28

The Eastern Company declares $0.11 dividend

The Eastern Company (NASDAQ:EML) declares $0.11/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous. Forward yield 2.13%. Payable Sept. 15; for shareholders of record Aug. 15; ex-div Aug. 12. See EML Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth.

Shareholder Returns

EMLUS MachineryUS Market

Return vs Industry: EML underperformed the US Machinery industry which returned -19.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: EML underperformed the US Market which returned -23.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is EML's price volatile compared to industry and market?
EML volatility
EML Average Weekly Movement4.7%
Machinery Industry Average Movement5.3%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.8%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: EML is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: EML's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

18581,191Gus Vlak

The Eastern Company designs, manufactures, and sells engineered solutions to industrial markets in the United States and internationally. It offers turnkey returnable packaging solutions that are used in the assembly process of vehicles, aircraft, and durable goods, as well as in the production process of plastic packaging products, packaged consumer goods, and pharmaceuticals; designs and manufactures blow mold tools and injection blow mold tooling products, and 2-step stretch blow molds and related components; and supplies blow molds and change parts to the food, beverage, healthcare, and chemical industry. It also offers rotary latches, compression latches, draw latches, hinges, camlocks, key switches, padlocks, and handles, as well as development and program management services for custom electromechanical and mechanical systems; designs and manufactures proprietary vision technology for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and aftermarket applications; and provides aftermarket components to the heavy-duty truck market.

The Eastern Company Fundamentals Summary

How do Eastern's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
EML fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$108.80m
Earnings (TTM)US$14.12m
Revenue (TTM)US$262.06m


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Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
EML income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$204.21m
Gross ProfitUS$57.84m
Other ExpensesUS$43.72m

Last Reported Earnings

Jul 02, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)2.27
Gross Margin22.07%
Net Profit Margin5.39%
Debt/Equity Ratio64.5%

How did EML perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



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