Eastern Co operates within the Hardware sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Eastern Co with three other
cutlery, handtool and hardware manufacturers in North America:
Acme United Corporation
sales of $124.57 million
of which 89%
was United States),
Black Diamond Group Ltd
(152.59 million Canadian Dollars [US$114.47 million]
of which 53%
was Camps & Lodging), and
Terravest Income Fund
based in Canada
(178.51 million Canadian Dollars [US$133.92 million]
of which 60%
was Fuel Containment).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Eastern Co were $137.61 million.
decrease of 4.8%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $144.57 million.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Eastern Co had sales
of $142.86 million.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 27.5% decline
in Metal Products, from $26.63 million to $19.29 million.
There were also decreases in sales in
Industrial Hardware (down 0.5% to $61.06 million)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Custom Locks/security Products (up 1.2% to $57.26 million)