Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Has $25.87 Million Position in National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPK)

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its holdings in National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPKFree Report) by 3.0% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 322,275 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after acquiring an additional 9,534 shares during the quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 4.55% of National Presto Industries worth $25,872,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of NPK. Amalgamated Bank grew its position in shares of National Presto Industries by 12.1% during the 3rd quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 2,154 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $156,000 after buying an additional 232 shares during the period. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System bought a new position in National Presto Industries during the 4th quarter worth approximately $209,000. Yousif Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in National Presto Industries during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $210,000. Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund bought a new stake in National Presto Industries in the third quarter valued at approximately $230,000. Finally, BNP Paribas Financial Markets raised its holdings in National Presto Industries by 40.1% in the fourth quarter. BNP Paribas Financial Markets now owns 5,468 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $439,000 after purchasing an additional 1,564 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 58.57% of the company’s stock.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Separately, StockNews.com lowered shares of National Presto Industries from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, May 2nd.

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National Presto Industries Price Performance

Shares of National Presto Industries stock opened at $73.76 on Tuesday. National Presto Industries, Inc. has a 1 year low of $70.24 and a 1 year high of $86.08. The company has a market capitalization of $523.70 million, a P/E ratio of 16.28 and a beta of 0.55. The business has a 50-day moving average of $80.69 and a two-hundred day moving average of $79.53.

National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPKGet Free Report) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, April 30th. The conglomerate reported $0.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. National Presto Industries had a return on equity of 9.44% and a net margin of 9.56%. The business had revenue of $76.65 million during the quarter.

About National Presto Industries

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National Presto Industries, Inc provides housewares and small appliance, defense, and safety products in North America. The company's Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers; slow cookers; deep fryers; air fryers; waffle makers; pizza ovens; slicer/shredders; electric heaters; hot air, oil, and microwave corn poppers; dehydrators; vacuum sealers; rice cookers; microwave bacon cookers; egg cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric knife sharpeners; and timers under the Presto Control Master brand.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK)

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