Media coverage about National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) has trended positive this week, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. National Presto Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.39 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the conglomerate an impact score of 46.9472313762958 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of NPK traded down $0.60 on Friday, hitting $129.70. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 18,432 shares, compared to its average volume of 32,921. The company has a market capitalization of $905.10 million, a P/E ratio of 19.65 and a beta of 0.36. National Presto Industries has a fifty-two week low of $88.80 and a fifty-two week high of $140.32.

National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) last announced its earnings results on Friday, July 27th. The conglomerate reported $1.54 EPS for the quarter. National Presto Industries had a return on equity of 13.20% and a net margin of 13.69%. The business had revenue of $79.23 million for the quarter.

National Presto Industries Company Profile

National Presto Industries Inc provides housewares and small appliances, and defense products primarily in North America. The company operates in two segments, Housewares/Small Appliance and Defense. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control single thermostatic control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers under the Presto Control Master brand; slow cookers; deep fryers; air fryers; waffle makers; pizza ovens; slicer/shredders; electric heaters; hot air, oil, and microwave corn poppers; dehydrators; rice cookers; microwave bacon cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric tea kettles; electric knife sharpeners; various kitchen gadgets; and timers.

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