Ennis, Inc. (NYSE:EBF) has been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the one analysts that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating.
Brokerages have set a 12 month consensus price target of $20.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Ennis an industry rank of 39 out of 255 based on the ratings given to related companies.
Several research firms have recently issued reports on EBF. Zacks Investment Research raised Ennis from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $22.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, October 5th. Oppenheimer raised Ennis from a “market perform” rating to a “$21.80” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 18th.
NYSE:EBF opened at $19.54 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $490.89 million, a PE ratio of 15.12 and a beta of 0.67. Ennis has a 1 year low of $17.65 and a 1 year high of $22.98. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10, a current ratio of 4.99 and a quick ratio of 3.90.
Ennis (NYSE:EBF) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $98.59 million during the quarter. Ennis had a return on equity of 13.13% and a net margin of 9.50%. Research analysts expect that Ennis will post 1.4 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 5th. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 12th will be paid a $0.225 dividend. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 11th. Ennis’s payout ratio is 69.77%.
Ennis Company Profile
Ennis, Inc designs, manufactures, and sells business forms and other business products in the United States. The company offers snap sets, continuous forms, laser cut sheets, tags, labels, envelopes, integrated products, jumbo rolls, and pressure sensitive products under the Ennis, Royal Business Forms, Block Graphics, Specialized Printed Forms, 360 Custom Labels, ColorWorx, Enfusion, Uncompromised Check Solutions, VersaSeal, Ad Concepts, FormSource Limited, Star Award Ribbon Company, Witt Printing, B&D Litho, Genforms, PrintGraphics, Calibrated Forms, PrintXcel, Printegra, Curtis Business Forms, Falcon Business Forms, Forms Manufacturers, Mutual Graphics, TRI-C Business Forms, Major Business Systems, Independent Printing, Hoosier Data Forms, and Hayes Graphics brand names.
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