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Market Price

115.36 

0.58 0.5%

as of Dec 18 '18

52 Week Range:

110.16 151.84


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General Info


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Financial Statements


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Explains information presented in the Financial Statements section of the S2O Stock Analyzer: financial statements charts, absolute values and growth rates.

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Growth Grade and Financial Ratios


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Demonstrates how to use Growth Grade & Financial Ratios section; shows the difference between historical and year-over-year Growth Grade on the real life example.

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Value Price


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Demonstrates how to use Value Price (intrinsic value) and the Graham Number, MOS (margin of safety) and IRT - Investment Recovery Time; explains 3 different projection models used to compute value price - pessimistic, moderate and optimistic.

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Price Charts


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General Info

Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures, and markets products and systems to dispense, apply, and control adhesives, coatings, polymers, sealants, biomaterials, and other fluids. Its Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment provides dispensing, coating, and laminating systems for adhesives, lotions, liquids, and fibers to disposable products and roll goods; and product assembly dispensing, coating, and laminating systems for use in paper and paperboard converting applications, as well as for the manufacture of roll goods. This segment also offers automated adhesive dispensing systems for packaged goods industries; and components and systems used in the thermoplastic melt stream. The company's Advanced Technology Systems segment offers automated dispensing systems for the attachment, protection, and coating of fluids, as well as related gas plasma treatment systems for cleaning and conditioning surfaces; precision manual and semi-automated dispensers, plastic molded syringes, cartridges, tips, fluid connection components, tubing, and catheters to apply and control the flow of adhesives, sealants, lubricants, and biomaterials; and bond testing, and automated optical and X-ray inspection systems for use in semiconductor and printed circuit board industries. Its Industrial Coating Systems segment provides automated and manual dispensing products and systems to apply adhesive and sealant materials; dispensing and curing systems to coat and cure containers; systems to apply liquid paints and coatings to consumer and industrial products; and systems to apply powder paints and coatings to metal, plastic, and wood products, as well as ultraviolet equipment for use in curing and drying operations for specialty coatings, semiconductor materials, and paints. The company primarily markets its products through its direct sales force, as well as through distributors and sales representatives worldwide. Nordson Corporation was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Westlake, Ohio.

Financial Statements

The charts below show selected Annual and Quarterly Financial Data.

The purpose of these charts is to discover long and short term change dynamics. When numbers are growing year after year in the annual statements chart, the business become stronger and stronger and this is a good sign.

Quarterly Data Chart can be used to do a short term analysis. It makes sense to pay attention to the quarterly dynamics and do not wait for the next yearly statement. We should be alerted if we see that quarterly numbers are going down.

You can check "Annual Financial Statements" and "Quarterly Financial Statements" sections for exact numbers and growth rates.

Annual Statements

On a charts below the Line shows absolute values and the Bar chart shows Year-Over-Year Growth Rate for selected financial statement item. A consistent GROWTH is generally considered necessary to fund future growth from within a business.
NOTE: Growth Rate is not provided if either the latest period or the year-ago period contains a net loss. (source: WSJ Digest of Earnings)
TIP! move your mouse pointer over bar or a circle on any chart below to see details.

Financial Statements

Income Statement



 

Cash Flow Statement



 

Balance Sheet



 

Liquidity Ratios

Current Ratio


 

Current Ratio measures the ability to meet short term obligations. Generally accepted standard is 2 (current assets should be 2 times or 200% of current liabilities).

Quick Ratio


 

Measures immediate liquidity or the cash available to cover immediate liabilities. A safe margin would be at least 1 (100%).

Financial Leverage


 

Defined as total assets divided by total shareholders' equity. The higher the ratio, the more debt a company uses in its capital structure.

Profitability Ratios

ROA


 

Return on Assets (ROA) measures the income (profit) that is generated by the use of the assets of the business.

ROE


 

Return on Equity (ROE) is a measure of profitability that calculates how many dollars of profit a company generates with each dollar of shareholders equity. ROE is sometimes called "return on net worth."

ROIC


 

The Return on Invested Capital (ROIC) measure gives a sense of how well a company is using its money to generate returns. Some investors use this figure as a final evaluation to determine whether or not to invest in a company.

Annual Statements

Item Name Oct '07 Oct '08 Oct '09 Oct '10 Oct '11 Oct '12 Oct '13 Oct '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17
Equity (BVPS) 7.88
8.52
9.27
6.71
8.71
10.42
12.30
15.36
14.30
14.17
18.79
growth rate 8.1% 8.8% -27.6% 29.8% 19.6% 18.0% 24.9% -6.9% -0.9% 32.6%
Earnings BIT 135.72
179.79
-127.19
231.32
314.56
326.25
311.12
369.66
329.14
399.21
474.81
growth rate 32.5% -100.0% 100.0% 36.0% 3.7% -4.6% 18.8% -11.0% 21.3% 18.9%
Avg.PE 20.20
10.76
-8.20
15.90
14.27
17.09
21.10
21.42
18.45
23.78
28.44
growth rate -46.7% -100.0% 100.0% -10.3% 19.8% 23.5% 1.5% -13.9% 28.9% 19.6%
ROA 8.91
9.88
-15.56
17.91
19.41
14.35
11.46
11.42
9.10
11.37
10.14
growth rate 10.9% -100.0% 100.0% 8.4% -26.1% -20.1% -0.4% -20.3% 25.0% -10.8%
ROE 18.86
21.26
-33.91
38.41
41.32
36.23
28.48
27.53
26.98
35.97
29.48
growth rate 12.7% -100.0% 100.0% 7.6% -12.3% -21.4% -3.3% -2.0% 33.3% -18.0%
ROIC 14.38
13.35
-22.02
29.67
29.59
20.93
16.14
15.68
12.72
15.76
13.94
growth rate -7.2% -100.0% 100.0% -0.3% -29.3% -22.9% -2.9% -18.9% 23.9% -11.6%
Cur. Ratio 0.80
1.03
2.22
2.35
2.62
1.71
2.55
1.81
2.45
2.25
1.37
growth rate 28.8% 115.5% 5.9% 11.5% -34.7% 49.1% -29.0% 35.4% -8.2% -39.1%
Quick Ratio 0.51
0.63
1.34
1.53
1.60
1.07
1.49
1.10
1.51
1.50
0.92
growth rate 23.5% 112.7% 14.2% 4.6% -33.1% 39.3% -26.2% 37.3% -0.7% -38.7%
Leverage 2.28
2.03
2.41
1.95
2.28
2.73
2.30
2.52
3.58
2.84
2.96
growth rate -11.0% 18.7% -19.1% 16.9% 19.7% -15.8% 9.6% 42.1% -20.7% 4.2%
Balance Sheet Oct '07 Oct '08 Oct '09 Oct '10 Oct '11 Oct '12 Oct '13 Oct '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17
Acct.Receivable 224.80
0.00
0.00
279.69
354.49
339.56
365.84
389.55
428.56
505.09
growth rate -100.0% 26.8% -4.2% 7.7% 6.5% 10.0% 17.9%
Acct.Payable 172.33
233.07
216.84
68.50
68.23
75.13
86.02
growth rate 35.2% -7.0% -68.4% -0.4% 10.1% 14.5%
Cur.Assets 384.30
346.70
451.00
476.96
586.62
602.07
672.68
711.59
745.58
888.37
growth rate -9.8% 30.1% 5.8% 23.0% 2.6% 11.7% 5.8% 4.8% 19.2%
Total Assets 1,166.70
890.70
986.40
1,304.45
1,829.52
2,053.18
2,280.13
2,360.44
2,420.58
3,414.54
growth rate -23.7% 10.7% 32.2% 40.3% 12.2% 11.1% 3.5% 2.6% 41.1%
Cash 11.80
18.80
42.30
37.41
41.24
42.38
42.31
50.27
67.24
90.38
growth rate 59.3% 125.0% -11.6% 10.2% 2.8% -0.1% 18.8% 33.8% 34.4%
Inventory 118.00
97.60
117.70
141.91
169.59
198.40
210.87
225.67
220.36
264.27
growth rate -17.3% 20.6% 20.6% 19.5% 17.0% 6.3% 7.0% -2.4% 19.9%
Cur.Liabilities 374.00
156.40
191.90
182.16
343.68
236.80
370.87
290.78
331.54
647.75
growth rate -58.2% 22.7% -5.1% 88.7% -31.1% 56.6% -21.6% 14.0% 95.4%
Liabilities 592.60
520.70
481.30
733.13
1,159.75
1,165.32
1,375.33
1,700.43
1,568.98
2,259.05
growth rate -12.1% -7.6% 52.3% 58.2% 0.5% 18.0% 23.6% -7.7% 44.0%
LT Debt 29.88
74.60
155.20
99.30
318.66
538.99
648.27
682.87
1,092.64
942.77
1,256.40
growth rate 149.7% 108.0% -36.0% 220.9% 69.1% 20.3% 5.3% 60.0% -13.7% 33.3%
Equity 531.12
574.10
370.00
505.10
571.32
669.77
887.86
904.80
660.02
851.60
1,155.49
growth rate 8.1% -35.6% 36.5% 13.1% 17.2% 32.6% 1.9% -27.1% 29.0% 35.7%
Common Shares 68.00
69.00
67.00
68.00
68.00
65.00
65.00
64.00
61.00
58.00
58.00
growth rate 1.5% -2.9% 1.5% 0.0% -4.4% 0.0% -1.5% -4.7% -4.9% 0.0%
Cash Flow Statement Oct '07 Oct '08 Oct '09 Oct '10 Oct '11 Oct '12 Oct '13 Oct '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17
Capital Expenditures 31.02
24.00
3.90
14.00
20.24
30.96
47.22
43.57
62.09
60.85
71.56
growth rate -22.6% -83.8% 259.0% 44.6% 53.0% 52.5% -7.7% 42.5% -2.0% 17.6%
Cash Dividends 23.48
24.60
24.70
26.40
29.84
33.81
40.48
48.39
54.85
56.44
63.84
growth rate 4.8% 0.4% 6.9% 13.0% 13.3% 19.7% 19.6% 13.4% 2.9% 13.1%
Cash From OA 124.25
114.00
168.70
140.20
246.73
274.40
268.38
288.16
261.95
331.16
349.67
growth rate -8.3% 48.0% -16.9% 76.0% 11.2% -2.2% 7.4% -9.1% 26.4% 5.6%
FCF per Share 1.36
1.28
1.90
1.53
3.31
3.74
3.81
3.35
3.34
3.99
4.96
growth rate -5.9% 48.4% -19.5% 116.3% 13.0% 1.9% -12.1% -0.3% 19.5% 24.3%
Sale Purchase of Stock -128.34
-83.52
-27.38
7.01
5.37
11.48
14.09
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% -23.4% 113.6% 22.7%
FCF 93.00
88.00
156.00
125.00
226.00
243.00
221.00
245.00
200.00
270.00
278.00
growth rate -5.4% 77.3% -19.9% 80.8% 7.5% -9.1% 10.9% -18.4% 35.0% 3.0%
Income Statement Oct '07 Oct '08 Oct '09 Oct '10 Oct '11 Oct '12 Oct '13 Oct '14 Oct '15 Oct '16 Oct '17
Sales 993.65
1,124.80
819.20
1,041.60
1,233.16
1,409.58
1,542.92
1,704.02
1,688.67
1,808.99
2,066.98
growth rate 13.2% -27.2% 27.2% 18.4% 14.3% 9.5% 10.4% -0.9% 7.1% 14.3%
Op.Income 190.30
-127.80
234.80
222.36
224.83
221.82
369.66
329.14
399.21
474.81
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% -5.3% 1.1% -1.3% 66.7% -11.0% 21.3% 18.9%
IBT 179.80
-127.20
231.30
314.56
326.25
311.12
352.51
300.86
368.49
420.29
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 36.0% 3.7% -4.6% 13.3% -14.7% 22.5% 14.1%
Net Income 117.50
-160.10
168.00
222.36
224.83
221.82
246.77
211.11
271.84
295.80
growth rate -100.0% 100.0% 32.4% 1.1% -1.3% 11.3% -14.5% 28.8% 8.8%
EPS 1.32
1.72
-2.38
2.46
3.25
3.45
3.42
3.84
3.45
4.73
5.08
growth rate 30.3% -100.0% 100.0% 32.1% 6.2% -0.9% 12.3% -10.2% 37.1% 7.4%
Gross Profit 553.85
630.40
468.90
621.60
748.43
823.29
866.14
945.10
913.96
993.50
1,139.00
growth rate 13.8% -25.6% 32.6% 20.4% 10.0% 5.2% 9.1% -3.3% 8.7% 14.7%

Quarterly Statements

Item Name Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Earnings BIT 154.17
126.20
118.79
127.79
137.07
growth rate -18.1% -5.9% 7.6% 7.3%
Balance Sheet Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Acct.Receivable 495.90
505.09
483.64
509.18
505.52
growth rate 1.9% -4.3% 5.3% -0.7%
Acct.Payable 80.75
86.02
82.08
86.79
80.82
growth rate 6.5% -4.6% 5.7% -6.9%
Cur.Assets 920.16
888.37
928.04
984.02
1,077.82
growth rate -3.5% 4.5% 6.0% 9.5%
Total Assets 3,460.52
3,414.54
3,500.64
3,539.22
3,607.39
growth rate -1.3% 2.5% 1.1% 1.9%
Cash 110.71
90.38
132.84
155.95
266.80
growth rate -18.4% 47.0% 17.4% 71.1%
Inventory 275.71
264.27
275.69
284.36
271.36
growth rate -4.2% 4.3% 3.2% -4.6%
Cur.Liabilities 437.39
647.75
609.77
534.66
341.10
growth rate 48.1% -5.9% -12.3% -36.2%
Liabilities 2,376.09
2,259.05
2,205.52
2,176.31
2,184.48
growth rate -4.9% -2.4% -1.3% 0.4%
LT Debt 1,569.68
1,256.40
1,258.84
1,312.46
1,521.39
growth rate -20.0% 0.2% 4.3% 15.9%
Equity 1,084.43
1,155.49
1,295.12
1,362.91
1,422.92
growth rate 6.6% 12.1% 5.2% 4.4%
Common Shares 12.25
12.25
12.25
12.25
12.25
growth rate 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Cash Flow Statement Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Capital Expenditures 22.30
22.23
16.68
16.37
12.92
growth rate -0.3% -25.0% -1.9% -21.1%
Cash Dividends 15.55
17.29
17.32
17.38
17.41
growth rate 11.2% 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Cash From OA 76.83
133.48
109.28
103.03
130.62
growth rate 73.7% -18.1% -5.7% 26.8%
Sale Purchase of Stock 1.17
0.88
10.31
5.29
growth rate -25.0% 1,075.1% -48.7%
FCF 54.53
111.25
92.60
86.67
117.69
growth rate 104.0% -16.8% -6.4% 35.8%
Income Statement Jul '17 Oct '17 Jan '18 Apr '18 Jul '18
Sales 589.44
573.94
550.42
553.71
581.24
growth rate -2.6% -4.1% 0.6% 5.0%
Op.Income 154.17
126.20
118.79
127.79
137.07
growth rate -18.1% -5.9% 7.6% 7.3%
IBT 142.46
112.87
103.52
118.12
122.70
growth rate -20.8% -8.3% 14.1% 3.9%
Net Income 101.46
79.84
104.56
91.24
94.88
growth rate -21.3% 31.0% -12.7% 4.0%
EPS
growth rate
Gross Profit 326.27
312.09
301.00
306.83
320.40
growth rate -4.4% -3.6% 1.9% 4.4%
R&D
growth rate

Growth Grade & Financial Ratios

All financial ratios below are calculated based on latest annual statements available and present the most up to date snapshot of a company finances.

Growth Grade

Historical Growth Grade:

B (78.07)

YOY Growth Grade:

D (49.85)

Click on buttons above for detailed yearly growth rates.

Market Ratios

Profitability Ratios

Liquidity Ratios

Efficiency Ratios

Value Price

PE and EPS

Historical Current Forward
PE 21.64 18.31 20.41
EPS / Growth 13.7% 6.30 10.3%

Value Price & Investment Recovery Time

Read more about Stock2Own value price in Stock Market: Fundamental Analysis.

Equity Growth Rate: 15.1%

Estimates Pessimistic Moderate Optimistic My Numbers
Rate of Return 15.0%
MOS Price % 50 %
Future EPS Growth 10.3% 13.0% 13.0%
Future PE 20.41 22.71 22.71
Future EPS 16.72 21.47 21.47
Value Price
MOS %
84.37
-26.9%
120.52
4.5%
120.52
4.5%
MOS Price 42.19 60.26 60.26
IRT 10.18 9.25 9.25

Graham Number:

NOTE: The Graham Number applies only to certain types of stocks in combination with a number of other criteria.

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