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Latest Performance: EnPro Industries Inc (NYSE: NPO)


EnPro Industries Inc is in the industrials sector and is in the industrial products industry. The company CEO is Stephen E. Macadam. EnPro Industries Inc is engaged in the designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing engineered industrial products. It operates with three segments namely Sealing Products, Engineered Products and Power Systems.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The NPO stock showed a previous change of 1.70% with an open at 73.79 and a close of 74.41. It reached an intraday high of 74.51 and a low of 72.29.

SeekingAlpha:  EnPro Industries, Inc. (NPO) CEO Stephen Macadam on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript


The stock has a market cap of $1.5b with 20.7m shares outstanding, of which the float is 19.8m shares. Trading volume reached 150,340 shares compared to its average volume of 139,793 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is bad, highly speculative and an investor may want to avoid this stock.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, EnPro Industries Inc shares returned 7.87% and in the past 30 trading days it returned 1.17%. Over three months, it changed -1.77%. In one year it has changed -9.41% and within that year its 52-week high was 94.79 and its 52-week low was 57.31. NPO stock is 29.85% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 74.21 and a 50 day moving average of 70.78. Currently NPO stock is trading 0.26% above its 200 day moving average and may be a good opportunity to buy.

SeekingAlpha:  EnPro Industries, Inc. (NPO) CEO Stephen Macadam on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 24.64 that ended on 31st of December 2017, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 3.02. Based on 3 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 1.10. The TTM EPS is 3.63, which comes to a TTM PE of 20.50.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
09-30-2018:  1.36
06-30-2018:  0.75
03-31-2018:  0.85
12-31-2017:  0.67

The dividend per share is currently 0.96, which is a dividend yield of 1.29%. Also, the payout ratio is 26.45%, therefore the dividend is safe according to our calculations.

Base on our calculations, the intrinsic value per share is 60.75, which means it may be overvalued by -22.49%

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 77.00% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 818,785, which is 3.95% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 6.91. This stock has some short interest, but it may be normal and no cause for concern if long the position.

The current calculated beta is 1.34

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Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 9.22%, return on assets is 4.54%, profit margin is 4.60%, price-to-sales is 1.00 and price-to-book is 1.69.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 3  :Valuation Score
 2  :Past Performance Score
 5  :Financial Strength Score
 3  :Future Growth Score
 1  :Dividend Score
 2  :Overall Score

John Jones
Worked for several Wall Street firms: Salomon Smith Barney, UBS, and Charles Schwab. Has developed skills and gained extensive experience over the years that is used today to uncover winning penny stocks.Also was an attorney for small businesses in Scottsdale, Arizona. That experience and understanding of law provides a unique perspective and edge in discovering quality companies in various industries.