EnPro Industries Inc. (NYSE:NPO)’s share price gapped up prior to trading on Tuesday . The stock had previously closed at $52.61, but opened at $52.79. EnPro Industries shares last traded at $53.07, with a volume of 18,155 shares.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of EnPro Industries from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $69.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Wednesday, April 27th. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. restated a “buy” rating on shares of EnPro Industries in a report on Sunday, May 8th.

The stock’s 50-day moving average is $48.84 and its 200-day moving average is $50.97. The company’s market cap is $1.16 billion.

EnPro Industries (NYSE:NPO) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.60 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.66 by $0.06. The company earned $313.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $311.87 million. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.69 EPS. EnPro Industries’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.0% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts forecast that EnPro Industries Inc. will post ($0.92) EPS for the current year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 1st will be issued a dividend of $0.21 per share. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 30th.

EnPro Industries, Inc (EnPro) is engaged in the designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing engineered industrial products. The Company operates through three segments: Sealing Products, Engineered Products and Power Systems. Its Sealing Products segment designs, manufactures and sells sealing products, including metallic, non-metallic and composite material gaskets, resilient metal seals, elastomeric seals, hydraulic components, expansion joints and casing end seals.

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