News coverage about National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK) has been trending positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. National Presto Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.48 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the conglomerate an impact score of 100 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
Shares of National Presto Industries (NPK) traded down 1.26% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $110.10. 14,510 shares of the company traded hands. The firm has a market capitalization of $766.63 million, a PE ratio of 13.83 and a beta of 0.44. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $111.13 and a 200-day moving average price of $105.55. National Presto Industries has a 12 month low of $83.53 and a 12 month high of $114.70.
Separately, BidaskClub raised shares of National Presto Industries from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st.
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National Presto Industries Company Profile
National Presto Industries, Inc operates through two business segments: the Housewares/Small Appliance segment and the Defense segment. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners, kitchen electrics and comfort appliances.
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