LS Starrett Company

Tools & Accessories

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$76.49 million
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$259.30 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$84.25 million
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Company Profile

LS Starrett Company had its IPO on 1987-12-30 under the ticker symbol SCX.

The company operates in the Industrials sector and Tools & Accessories industry. LS Starrett Company has a staff strength of 1,493 employees.

Stock update

Shares of LS Starrett Company opened at $10.22 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $9.83 - $10.4, and closed at $10.34.

This is a +1.17% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 13,169 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of LS Starrett Company have slipped by -6.85%.

LS Starrett Company's Key Ratios

LS Starrett Company has a market cap of $76.49 million, indicating a price to book ratio of 0.58 and a price to sales ratio of 0.2303.

In the last 12-months LS Starrett Company’s revenue was $259.30 million with a gross profit of $84.25 million and an EBITDA of $28.20 million. The EBITDA ratio measures LS Starrett Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, LS Starrett Company’s operating margin was 8.31% while its return on assets stood at 6.74% with a return of equity of 16.4%.

In Q1, LS Starrett Company’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 73.7% while revenue growth was a positive 2%.

LS Starrett Company’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $2.29 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 0 and a PEG multiple of 0. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into LS Starrett Company’s profitability.

LS Starrett Company stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 0.3249 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 2.8072. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 0.2303.

LS Starrett Company stock pays annual dividends of $0 per share, indicating a yield of 0% and a payout ratio of 0%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$193.87 million
Total Liabilities
$37.65 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$1.45 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

LS Starrett Company ended 2024 with $193.87 million in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $193.87 million while shareholder equity stood at $117.06 million.

LS Starrett Company ended 2024 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $37.65 million in other current liabilities, 7426000.00 in common stock, $101.72 million in retained earnings and $1.00 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $8.60 million and cash and short-term investments were $8.60 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $7,321,000 while long-term debt stood at $9.99 million.

LS Starrett Company’s total current assets stands at $122.62 million while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $36.27 million compared to accounts payable of $15.01 million and inventory worth $67.69 million.

In 2024, LS Starrett Company's operating cash flow was $-5639000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $1.45 million.

Comparatively, LS Starrett Company paid $0 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

Current Trading Price
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Analyst Target Price

LS Starrett Company stock is currently trading at $10.34 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $13.1 and a 52-week low of $13.1. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $.

Its 50-day moving average was $11.2 and 200-day moving average was $10.08 The short ratio stood at 0.38 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 1436.7% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 4479.7% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About LS Starrett Company

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of LS Starrett Company is SCX

The IPO of LS Starrett Company took place on 1987-12-30

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The L.S. Starrett Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells industrial, professional, and consumer measuring and cutting tools, and related products in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, China, the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand. The company’s products include precision tools, electronic gauges, gage blocks, optical vision and laser measuring equipment, custom engineered granite solutions, tape measures, levels, chalk products, squares, band saw blades, hole saws, hacksaw blades, jig saw blades, and reciprocating saw blades, as well as M1 lubricant and precision ground flat stock products. It also provides measuring tools, such as micrometers, vernier calipers, height gages, depth gages, electronic gages, dial indicators, steel rules, combination squares, and custom and non-contact gaging such as vision, optical, and measurement systems. In addition, the company offers hand tools for measuring, marking, and layout that include tapes, levels, chalk lines, and other products for building trades, and construction and retail trades. Further, it provides carbide tipped products for cutting ferrous materials, and non-ferrous metals and castings. The company primarily distributes its precision hand tools, and saw and construction products through distributors or resellers. The company serves metalworking, aerospace, medical, oil and gas, machinery, government, equipment, and automotive markets; marine and farm equipment shops, and do-it-yourselfers; and tradesmen, which comprise builders, carpenters, plumbers, and electricians. The L.S. Starrett Company was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in Athol, Massachusetts.


121 Crescent Street, Athol, MA, United States, 01331-1915