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    National Presto Industries Inc. (NPK)

    78.33 Down 0.09(0.11%) Feb 12, 4:02PM EST
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    National Presto Industries Inc.
    3925 North Hastings Way
    Eau Claire, WI 54703
    United States - Map
    Phone: 715-839-2121
    Website: http://www.gopresto.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Aerospace/Defense Products & Services
    Full Time Employees:1,043

    Business Summary 

    National Presto Industries, Inc. provides housewares and small appliances, and defense and absorbent products primarily in North America. It operates in three segments: Housewares/Small Appliance, Defense Products, and Absorbent Products. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets, and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners; heat control single thermostatic control line of skillets, griddles, woks, and multi-purpose cookers; deep fryers; waffle makers; pizza ovens; slicer/shredders; electric heaters; hot air, oil, and microwave corn poppers; dehydrators; rice cookers; microwave bacon cookers; coffeemakers and coffeemaker accessories; electric tea kettles; electric knife sharpeners; kitchen gadgets; and timers. This segment sells its products directly to retailers, as well as through independent distributors. The Defense Products segment manufactures and sells 40mm ammunition, precision mechanical and electro-mechanical products, training ammunition, fuzes, firing devices, and initiators; munitions and ordnance-related products; cartridge cases used in medium caliber ammunition; and performs load, assemble, and pack operations on ordnance-related products primarily for the United States Department of Defense (DOD) and DOD prime contractors. This segment also produces and sells various less lethal products, such as smoke and tear gas grenades, specialty impact munitions, diversionary devices, and stun munitions, as well as support accessories, including launchers and gas masks; and offers training for the use of less lethal products. The Absorbent Products segment manufactures and sells principally private label and branded adult incontinence products. This segment sells its products to distributors and other absorbent product manufacturers. The company was founded in 1905 and is based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

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    Corporate Governance 
    National Presto Industries Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Ms. Maryjo J. Cohen , 63
    Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Randy F. Lieble , 62
    Chief Financial Officer, VP, Treasurer and Director
    Mr. Douglas J. Frederick , 45
    Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.
    Mr. Spence W. Ahneman , 62
    VP of Sales
    Mr. Jeffery Alan Morgan , 59
    VP of Engineering
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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