PCAR valuation $21.29 billion

Stock Price

Change: ↓ -3.94 (-6.1514%)
Last Update: 2015-01-30T16:16:53-05:00
Shares Outstanding: 354,104,279
Industry: Truck Manufacturing

Paccar Inc. started off as a car manufacturing company in Seattle in 1905. The company was incorporated under the leadership of William Pigott. Originally the company’s core business was the manufacture and distribution of railway and logging equipment but later on, it switched to high quality, light, medium and heavy weight trucks. The company deals with the design, manufacture, and support of various types of trucks. It currently occupies the third position among the largest manufacturers of medium and heavy duty trucks in the world. Paccar is part of the Fortune 500 companies and is one of the oldest truck manufacturing companies within Washington. 

The company received an award for its continuous efforts for improvements in the design of its vehicles. Its efforts in developing lightweight, aerodynamic vehicles which can run on lower amounts of diesel on a commercial basis, earned it “The National Medal of Technology” in the year 2006. The company has also received numerous awards from the National Centre of Transit research for being one of the best places to work.

The company is extremely well versed in the language of trucks, as it also provides financial and technological services; like leasing or insurance of trucks, to its customers. With operations within the US, Canada, Mexico and Australia, the company develops, builds and sells premium quality commercial vehicles in all these countries. It also operates, a parts distribution network, which offers after sale services along with part replacements; if required, to the dealers of Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF.

Stock Price Data

Open: 62.20 Previous Close: 64.05
High: 62.25 Low: 59.99
Bid: 59.98 Ask: 60.32

Bid Size: 500 Ask Size: 600
Raw Bid Size: 5 Raw Ask Size: 6
Trade Volume: 37480 Share Volume: 4774180
Last Trade Date: 2015-01-30 Last Trade Time: 16:15:00-05:00
Vwap: 60.6543638 EPS: 3.65

Fundamental Data

PE ratio: 17.50 PB ratio: 2.971
Beta: 1.763974

52 Week High: 71.15 52 Week Low: 53.59
52 Week High Vwap: 70.3767 52 Week Low Vwap: 54.5929
52 Week High Volume: 6198432 52 Week Low Volume: 499351
52 Week Avg Volume: 1861512

Dividend Data

Dividend: 0.22 Date: 2015-02-11
Amount: 1.88 Yield: 2.935
Frequency: Q Paydate: 2015-03-05
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