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ACU - Acme United Corp Stock Price, Fair Value and News

49.17USD+0.32 (+0.66%)Market Closed
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USD49.17+0.32
Market Closed
0.66%

ACU Stock Price

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ACU Valuation

Market Cap

175.7M

Price/Earnings (Trailing)

29.35

Price/Sales (Trailing)

0.91

EV/EBITDA

28.07

Price/Free Cashflow

6.35

ACU Price/Sales (Trailing)

ACU Profitability

EBT Margin

3.99%

Return on Equity

6.97%

Return on Assets

3.83%

Free Cashflow Yield

15.75%

ACU Fundamentals

ACU Revenue

Revenue (TTM)

193.7M

Rev. Growth (Yr)

1.29%

Rev. Growth (Qtr)

-5.53%

ACU Earnings

Earnings (TTM)

6.0M

Earnings Growth (Yr)

3.3K%

Earnings Growth (Qtr)

-37.5%

Breaking Down ACU Revenue

Last 7 days

-0.5%

Last 30 days

15.2%

Last 90 days

32.3%

Trailing 12 Months

103.9%

How does ACU drawdown profile look like?

ACU Financial Health

Current Ratio

3.87

Debt/Equity

0.38

Debt/Cashflow

0.98

ACU Investor Care

Dividend Yield

1.57%

Shares Dilution (1Y)

1.42%

Diluted EPS (TTM)

1.69

Historical Charts for Stock Metrics

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Net sales
YearQ1Q2Q3Q4
2023196.5M193.0M193.7M0
2022181.9M193.8M195.6M194.0M
2021171.8M172.6M177.2M182.1M
2020146.9M150.7M157.0M164.0M
2019137.0M137.5M139.7M142.5M
2018134.5M135.4M136.4M137.3M
2017127.0M124.9M126.8M130.6M
2016112.3M119.3M121.3M124.6M
2015110.9M111.5M111.4M109.8M
201491.1M96.1M103.9M107.2M
201385.1M86.0M87.7M89.6M
201275.8M79.3M80.7M84.4M
201165.7M68.2M70.8M73.3M
201000063.1M

Tracking the Latest Insider Buys and Sells of Acme United Corp

Filter Transactions
Datesorted ascendingNameBuy/Sell$ ValueAvg. Price# SharesTitle
Dec 14, 2023
murphy susan h
gifted
-62,852
40.55
-1,550
-
Dec 05, 2023
olschan brian s
sold
-65,204
38.02
-1,715
president and coo
Dec 05, 2023
olschan brian s
acquired
29,017
16.92
1,715
president and coo
Dec 04, 2023
olschan brian s
sold
-225,300
37.55
-6,000
president and coo
Dec 04, 2023
olschan brian s
acquired
101,520
16.92
6,000
president and coo
Dec 01, 2023
olschan brian s
sold
-155,510
35.84
-4,339
president and coo
Dec 01, 2023
olschan brian s
acquired
73,415
16.92
4,339
president and coo
Nov 30, 2023
olschan brian s
acquired
17,173
16.92
1,015
president and coo
Nov 30, 2023
olschan brian s
sold
-36,540
36.00
-1,015
president and coo
Nov 28, 2023
olschan brian s
sold
-34,770
36.6
-950
president and coo

1–10 of 50

Which funds bought or sold ACU recently?

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Datesorted ascendingFund NameType% Chg$ Change$ Held% Portfolio
Feb 15, 2024
JANE STREET GROUP, LLC
new
-
216,357
216,357
-%
Feb 15, 2024
BARCLAYS PLC
reduced
-88.05
-21,000
4,000
-%
Feb 14, 2024
COMERICA BANK
unchanged
-
881
2,914
-%
Feb 14, 2024
Royal Bank of Canada
added
2.95
485,000
1,503,000
-%
Feb 14, 2024
VANGUARD GROUP INC
reduced
-0.12
1,709,660
5,665,360
-%
Feb 14, 2024
EARNEST PARTNERS LLC
sold off
-100
-23,912
-
-%
Feb 14, 2024
BRIDGEWAY CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC
unchanged
-
515,168
1,702,400
0.04%
Feb 14, 2024
LAZARD ASSET MANAGEMENT LLC
new
-
2,000
2,000
-%

1–10 of 50

Are Funds Buying or Selling ACU?

Are funds buying ACU calls or puts?
Calls
Puts
No. of funds holding Calls - Puts
Net Call Options
No. of funds that own ACU
No. of Funds

Unveiling Acme United Corp's Major ShareHolders

Date FiledName of FilerPercent of ClassNo. of SharesForm Type
Feb 14, 2024
walleye capital llc
7.82%
355,951
SC 13G
Feb 09, 2024
dimensional fund advisors lp
5.1%
183,629
SC 13G/A
Jan 10, 2024
north star investment management corp.
10.24%
367,219
SC 13G/A
Feb 10, 2023
dimensional fund advisors lp
5.2%
183,600
SC 13G
Jan 10, 2023
north star investment management corp.
11.3%
397,734
SC 13G/A
Jan 09, 2023
capital management corp /va
15.5%
545,652
SC 13G/A
Feb 23, 2022
capital management corp /va
13.2%
465,179
SC 13G/A
Feb 10, 2022
renaissance technologies llc
4.91%
174,607
SC 13G/A
Jan 07, 2022
north star investment management corp.
11.2%
399,117
SC 13G/A
Feb 11, 2021
renaissance technologies llc
6.16%
205,515
SC 13G/A

Recent SEC filings of Acme United Corp

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Date Filed Form Type Document
Feb 14, 2024
SC 13G
Major Ownership Report
Feb 09, 2024
SC 13G/A
Major Ownership Report
Jan 29, 2024
SCHEDULE 13G/A
SCHEDULE 13G/A
Jan 10, 2024
SC 13G/A
Major Ownership Report
Dec 27, 2023
4
Insider Trading
Dec 05, 2023
4
Insider Trading
Dec 04, 2023
4
Insider Trading
Nov 30, 2023
4
Insider Trading
Nov 29, 2023
4
Insider Trading
Nov 29, 2023
4
Insider Trading

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Peers (Alternatives to Acme United Corp)

NameMkt Capsorted ascendingRevenuePrice %, 1MReturns, 1YP/EP/SRev 1-YrInc 1-Yr
LARGE-CAP
377.8B
83.9B
4.59% 13.92%
25.58
4.5
4.55% 3.44%
70.8B
19.5B
3.18% 13.50%
30.78
3.64
8.29% 28.85%
53.3B
15.2B
8.58% -41.51%
95.84
3.52
-7.33% -74.76%
24.3B
5.9B
0.13% 18.35%
32.15
4.14
3178.16% 82.56%
18.9B
7.3B
5.41% 0.36%
236.69
2.59
3.47% -81.61%
11.6B
6.0B
-2.78% 14.31%
35.88
1.93
14.07% 132.95%
MID-CAP
10.1B
890.1M
10.39% 143.94%
78.24
11.37
79.24% 176.22%
4.8B
1.3B
8.91% 33.38%
30.27
3.7
31.74% 54.03%
3.1B
8.1B
-9.66% -46.45%
-8.03
0.38
-14.02% -296.95%
3.0B
2.0B
0.53% 18.08%
18.47
1.5
-7.82% 10.32%
SMALL-CAP
2.0B
792.6M
17.04% 4.37%
-55.21
2.49
78.34% 58.46%
1.9B
2.3B
0.90% -12.74%
17.99
0.85
4.31% 6.67%
175.7M
193.7M
15.24% 103.88%
29.35
0.91
-1.01% 0.37%
57.8M
273.5M
-13.00% 286.67%
-1.25
0.21
-18.31% 63.14%
37.5M
11.0M
7.89% -24.64%
14.88
3.4
-18.80% -16.08%

Acme United Corp News

Latest updates
Defense World07 Feb 202411:51 am
Reagents Global Market4 years ago

Acme United Corp Earnings Report: Key Takeaways & Analysis

Income Statement (Last 12 Months)
(In Thousands)
Income Statement (Quarterly)
(In Thousands)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Thousands)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q42018Q3
Revenue-5.5%50,38453,33645,83844,11349,74456,77343,33345,79347,92344,84743,52540,87043,31644,04235,77533,87236,99540,22031,37031,13034,731
Gross Profit-2.6%19,50320,02216,28114,10115,92518,54814,96816,05517,00516,15315,58715,05514,95616,05313,53112,29413,13414,77111,80211,36312,450
  S&GA Expenses7.3%15,84614,77214,09314,12714,97214,57213,59713,00314,04412,36412,61912,15912,83211,67011,52110,89311,40811,00310,26810,26911,077
EBITDA Margin62.7%0.04*0.02*0.02*0.02*0.04*0.06*0.08*0.09*0.09*0.09*0.07*0.07*---------
Interest Expenses5.8%-784-832-902-921-714-423-305-236-228-223-221-200-168-234-315-326-469-491-501-512-496
Income Taxes-33.3%666998319-242-34.00667238500619-224624-9.5441295137552.001585922287.0047.00
Earnings Before Taxes-36.5%2,8184,4411,309-84030.003,4051,0682,8342,6657,0062,6702,0341,9914,1501,6521,0291,2173,2631,035598854
EBT Margin55.9%0.04*0.03*0.02*0.02*0.04*0.05*0.07*0.08*0.08*0.08*0.06*0.06*---------
Net Income-37.5%2,1523,443990-59764.002,7388302,3342,0467,2302,0462,0441,5793,1991,2779781,0592,671807591807
Net Income Margin53.0%0.03*0.02*0.02*0.02*0.03*0.04*0.07*0.07*0.08*0.07*0.05*0.05*---------
Free Cashflow664.3%9,9131,2976,9759,493-2,974-1,935-5,9975811,395-1,392-1,8163,492---------
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q42018Q3
Assets-3.4%156162157164174178153144141139135130123124108111114117111109115
  Current Assets-4.8%99.0010399.0010611511710495.0093.0090.0087.0084.0086.0086.0070.0073.0077.0079.0072.0073.0078.00
    Cash Equivalents63.7%6.003.003.006.006.003.005.005.005.003.004.004.003.005.004.007.006.002.004.004.004.00
  Inventory-2.4%55.0056.0058.0063.0066.0065.0061.0054.0054.0049.0049.0051.0048.0044.0036.0039.0039.0040.0041.0041.0041.00
  Net PPE1.6%28.0027.0026.0026.0026.0026.0024.0024.0023.0022.0021.0020.0014.0014.0014.0014.0014.0014.0014.0015.0014.00
  Goodwill0%8.008.008.008.008.008.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.005.00
Liabilities-10.0%70.0078.0077.0085.0096.0098.0075.0067.0065.0065.0071.0067.0062.0065.0052.0055.0059.0062.0058.0057.0063.00
  Current Liabilities0.6%25.0025.0024.0022.0024.0033.0021.0020.0019.0019.0021.0020.0024.0021.0013.0017.0017.0018.0011.0013.0011.00
  Long Term Debt-17.6%33.0040.0040.0050.0057.0050.0040.0033.0040.0040.0041.0039.0031.0036.0034.0033.0038.0039.0041.0040.0047.00
    LT Debt, Non Current-17.6%33.0040.0040.0050.0057.0050.0040.0033.0040.0040.0041.0039.0031.0036.0034.0033.0038.0039.0041.0040.0047.00
Shareholder's Equity2.7%86.0084.0080.0079.0079.0080.0078.0077.0077.0074.0065.0063.0061.0059.0056.0056.0055.0055.0053.0052.0052.00
  Retained Earnings2.2%76.0074.0071.0071.0072.0072.0070.0070.0068.0066.0060.0058.0056.0055.0052.0052.0051.0050.0048.0048.0047.00
  Additional Paid-In Capital6.1%15.0014.0014.0013.0013.0013.0012.0012.0012.0011.008.008.008.008.008.008.008.009.009.009.009.00
Accumulated Depreciation2.7%26.0025.0024.0024.0023.0022.0022.0021.0021.0020.0020.0019.0018.0018.0017.0017.0017.0016.0016.0015.0015.00
Shares Outstanding0.5%4.004.004.004.004.004.004.004.003.003.003.003.00---------
Float------138-------138---66.00---
Cashflow (Last 12 Months)
(In Thousands)
Cashflow (Quarterly)
(In Thousands)
(*) denotes actual numbers (not divided by Thousands)
Description(%) Q/Q2023Q32023Q22023Q12022Q42022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q32021Q22021Q12020Q42020Q32020Q22020Q12019Q42019Q32019Q22019Q12018Q42018Q3
Cashflow From Operations287.8%11,1192,8677,67610,499-2,436308-5,4792,1622,836479-3363,9804,094-3,1467937,4346,3841,567-6838,971751
  Share Based Compensation73.3%674389424398637368400466455580306330327359243223247286212228334
Cashflow From Investing35.3%-1,502-2,320-701-1,018-838-11,852-518-1,580-1,441-1,871-1,480-9,796-758-726-2,671-557-364-321-438-978-433
Cashflow From Financing-963.2%-7,389-695-10,324-7,8786,1359,5706,450-9707487271,5386,754-5,6934,756-526-5,781-2,209-3,121505-7,5611,760
  Dividend Payments0.4%498496497495493457458463458435436404401400400396404404405371371
  Buy Backs-------------12*-73.00214------

ACU Income Statement

2023-09-30
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2023
Sep. 30, 2022
Sep. 30, 2023
Sep. 30, 2022
Net sales$ 50,384$ 49,744$ 149,559$ 149,849
Cost of goods sold30,88133,81993,752100,374
Gross profit19,50315,92555,80749,475
Selling, general and administrative expenses15,84614,97244,71143,176
Operating income3,65795311,0966,299
Non-operating items:    
Interest expense8167222,5951,459
Interest income(32)(8)(78)(16)
Interest expense, net7847142,5171,443
Other expense, net552099354
Income before income tax expense2,818308,5704,502
Income tax expense (benefit)666(34)1,984870
Net income$ 2,152$ 64$ 6,586$ 3,632
Basic earnings per share$ 0.6$ 0.02$ 1.85$ 1.03
Diluted earnings per share$ 0.58$ 0.02$ 1.83$ 0.96
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding-denominator used for basic per share computations3,578,0003,530,0003,558,0003,525,000
Weighted average number of dilutive stock options outstanding143,000162,00038,000256,000
Denominator used for diluted per share computations3,721,0003,692,0003,596,0003,781,000
Dividends declared per share$ 0.14$ 0.14$ 0.42$ 0.41

ACU Balance Sheet

2023-09-30
Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Sep. 30, 2023
Dec. 31, 2022
Current assets:  
Cash and cash equivalents$ 5,567$ 6,100
Accounts receivable, less allowance of $885 in 2023 and $1,061 in 202233,85532,604
Inventories54,57563,325
Prepaid expenses and other current assets3,7792,821
Restricted cash750750
Total current assets98,526105,600
Property, plant and equipment:  
Land1,9781,979
Buildings16,37816,614
Machinery and equipment35,18231,492
Total property, plant and equipment53,53850,085
Less: accumulated depreciation25,83023,669
Net property, plant and equipment27,70826,416
Operating lease right-of-use asset, net2,3002,632
Goodwill8,1898,189
Intangible assets, less accumulated amortization19,54620,790
Other assets - restricted cash 750
Total assets156,269164,377
Current liabilities:  
Accounts payable9,97610,514
Operating lease liability - current portion1,1651,130
Current portion of mortgage payable415405
Other current liabilities13,87310,078
Total current liabilities25,42922,127
Long-term debt32,93449,916
Mortgage payable, net of current portion10,39310,694
Operating lease liability - non-current portion1,2791,683
Deferred income taxes305305
Other non-current liabilities23622
Total liabilities70,36385,347
Commitments and contingencies (see note 2)
STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY  
Common stock, par value $2.50: authorized 8,000,000 shares; 5,129,942 shares issued and 3,585,070 shares outstanding in 2023 and 5,083,051 shares issued and 3,538,179 shares outstanding in 202212,81612,699
Additional paid-in capital15,20113,448
Retained earnings76,05570,967
Treasury stock, at cost - 1,544,872 shares in 2023 and 2022(15,996)(15,996)
Accumulated other comprehensive loss:  
Translation adjustment(2,170)(2,088)
Total stockholders’ equity85,90679,030
Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity$ 156,269$ 164,377
ACU
Acme United Corporation supplies first aid and safety, cutting, sharpening, and measuring products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods, and industrial markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally. The company offers scissors, shears, knives, rulers, pencil sharpeners, paper trimmers, safety cutters, lettering products, glue guns, and other craft products under the Westcott brand name; and cutting tools under the Clauss brand. It also provides fixed blades, folding knives, sight cutting tools, and tactical tools under the Camillus brand; fishing tools and knives, as well as cut and puncture resistant gloves, telescopic landing nets, net containment systems, and tools and fishing gaffs under the Cuda brand; and sharpening tools under the DMT brand. In addition, the company offers first aid kit and safety solutions under the First Aid Only brand; portable eyewash solution and over-the-counter medication, including active ingredients aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen under the PhysiciansCare brand; bodily fluid and spill clean-up solution under the Spill Magic brand; various first aid kit, refill, and safety supplies, including CPR kits, burn kits, and automotive and emergency first aid kits under the First Aid Central; and alcohol prep pads, alcohol wipes, benzalkonium chloride wipes, various antiseptic wipes, castile soaps, and lens cleaning wipes under the Med-Nap brand. It sells its products directly and through its independent manufacturer representatives to wholesale, contract, and retail stationery distributors; office supply stores; school supply distributors; drug store retailers; industrial distributors; wholesale florists; mass market and e-commerce retailers; and hardware chains, as well as through its websites. The company was formerly known as Acme Shear Company and changed its name to Acme United Corporation in 1971. Acme United Corporation was founded in 1867 and is based in Shelton, Connecticut.
 CEO
 WEBSITEwww.acmeunited.com
 EMPLOYEES619

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What is the ticker symbol for Acme United Corp? What does ACU stand for in stocks?

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What is the market capital of Acme United Corp (ACU)?

As of Thu Feb 22 2024, market cap of Acme United Corp is 175.74 Million. The market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the stock price with the number of shares outstanding.

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What is Acme United Corp's Price to Earnings (PE) and Price to sales (PS) ratio?

As of Thu Feb 22 2024, ACU's PE ratio (Price to Earnings) is 29.35 and Price to Sales (PS) ratio is 0.91. The price to earnings and price to sales ratio are two most important valuation metrics for any company. PE ratio tell us the number of years of earnings investors are ready to pay for owning the company. Historically, S&P500 price to earnings ratio has fallen below 12 during periods of gloom and gone past 30 during periods of euphoria. ACU PE ratio will change depending on the future growth rate expectations of investors.

What is 5 year return on Acme United Corp's stock?

In the past 10 years, Acme United Corp has provided 0.144 (multiply by 100 for percentage) rate of return.