National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPK) Director Richard N. Cardozo acquired 200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $114.88 per share, with a total value of $22,976.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE NPK) traded up $0.20 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $114.60. 14,200 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 22,925. The company has a market cap of $796.96, a P/E ratio of 14.50 and a beta of 0.50. National Presto Industries, Inc. has a 52-week low of $89.05 and a 52-week high of $121.40.

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

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Texas Permanent School Fund boosted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 3,609 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $399,000 after purchasing an additional 37 shares during the period. Advisory Services Network LLC boosted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 7.3% in the 2nd quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 1,141 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $126,000 after purchasing an additional 78 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp boosted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 63,185 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $6,982,000 after purchasing an additional 167 shares during the period. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans boosted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 6.2% in the 2nd quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 3,105 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $343,000 after purchasing an additional 180 shares during the period. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its holdings in National Presto Industries by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 32,094 shares of the conglomerate’s stock valued at $3,547,000 after purchasing an additional 217 shares during the period. 53.63% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other 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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