Shares of National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPK) have earned a consensus broker rating score of 0.00 () from the zero brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports.

Zacks has also given National Presto Industries an industry rank of 137 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.

Separately, BidaskClub downgraded shares of National Presto Industries from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th.

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Shares of National Presto Industries (NYSE NPK) remained flat at $99.25 during midday trading on Friday. 14,920 shares of the company traded hands. National Presto Industries has a 12 month low of $83.53 and a 12 month high of $114.70. The company has a market capitalization of $691.28 million, a PE ratio of 12.16 and a beta of 0.44. The company’s 50-day moving average is $108.84 and its 200-day moving average is $105.36.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in NPK. Acrospire Investment Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of National Presto Industries during the second quarter valued at approximately $107,000. Bruderman Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of National Presto Industries during the second quarter valued at approximately $120,000. Schroder Investment Management Group bought a new stake in shares of National Presto Industries during the second quarter valued at approximately $122,000. Advisory Services Network LLC increased its stake in shares of National Presto Industries by 7.3% in the second quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 1,141 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $126,000 after buying an additional 78 shares during the period. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its stake in shares of National Presto Industries by 50.6% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 1,610 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $178,000 after buying an additional 541 shares during the period. 53.82% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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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