3.4 C
New York
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Taking On Challenges And Growing? – H.B. Fuller Company (FUL)

After Hours

There is a slight risk associated with trading before and after the market open. Due to lower liquidity and higher volatility, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads on particular security due to the release of critical financial information after regular trading hours. After-hours trades for H.B. Fuller Company (FUL) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.15, or -0.22%, to $68.93. The H.B. Fuller Company has recorded 18,818 volume in the after hours trading session. Most recently, Yahoo Finance reported about the stock as it publicized that H.B. Fuller Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2022 Results.

Will You Miss Out On This Growth Stock Boom?

A new megatrend in the fintech market is well underway. Mobile payments are projected to boom into a massive $12 trillion market by 2028. According to Motley Fool this growth stock could "deliver huge returns." Not only in the immediate future but also over the next decade. Especially since the man behind this company is a serial entrepreneur who has been wildly successful over the years.

And this is just one of our 5 Best Growth Stocks To Own For 2023.


Stocks Info

This NYSE-listed company operates within the Specialty Chemicals industry segment, falling under the Basic Materials sector. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $69.08 and fluctuated between $72.99 as its day high and $68.20 as its day low. The current market capitalization of H.B. Fuller Company is $3.71B. A total of 1.05 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 344.22K shares.

Insider Activity

Insider trades can also provide insight into a stock’s future direction. During the recent three months, FUL has seen 14 BUY and 13 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 133,395 and the disposition of 209,280 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 68 BUYs and 73 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 328,273 shares during that period but sold 387,014.

In the most recent transaction, Campe Heather sold 14,323 shares of FUL for 75.28 per share on Nov 14. After the transaction, the Sr. VP, International Growth now owns 9,100 company shares. In a previous transaction on Nov 11, East James J. sold 30,384 shares at 75.62 per share. FUL shares that Senior Vice President, HHC owns now total 6,590.

Among the insiders who sold shares, Owens James disposed of 64,689 shares on Nov 11 at a per-share price of $75.36. This resulted in the President and CEO holding 99,014 shares of FUL after the transaction. In another insider transaction, Keenan Timothy J sold 1,568 shares at $75.49 per share on Nov 11. Company shares held by the VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. now total 21,303.


The income generated by dividends is an indication that a company is improving its financial position, which is why investors prefer companies paying dividends. H.B. Fuller Company pays an annual dividend of $0.76, resulting in a dividend yield of 1.10%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 20.83. FUL’s most recent ex-dividend date was 10/19/2022 when it declared a $0.19 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 11/3/2022. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 7/28/2022 with an ex-dividend date of 7/13/2022. The FUL stock dividend was $0.19 per share in cash.

Even though price targets are rarely accurate, they do tend to exert some kind of influence from time to time and are often considered important by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for FUL in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $85.25 with high estimates of $106.00 and low estimates of $70.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, FUL has a high of $81.41 and a low of $57.36.

As of this writing, FUL has an earnings estimate of $1.23 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 5 estimates, with a high estimate of $1.35 per share and a lower estimate of $1.16. The company reported an EPS of $1.11 in the last quarter, which was 3.70% higher than expectations of $1.07.

Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly

In a balance sheet, you can see what assets and liabilities the company has, as well as how much equity investors have invested. These figures can be used to calculate a company’s financial ratios to give investors a better idea of its prospects.

Analysts Opinion

The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Currently, 4 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for FUL is Buy with a score of 4.20. A total of 2 analysts rated the stock as Buy while 1 rated it as Overweight while 0 rated it as Hold. Among the other participants, 0 thought the stock was Underweight and 1 thought it should be Sold.

Related Articles


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest Articles