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Myers Industries (MYE) Company Profile

Updated May 3, 2019
Myers Industries has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:Myers Industries, Inc.
Short Name:Myers Industries
Trading Ticker Symbol:MYE
Primary Exchange:NYSE
Headquarter City/Country:Ohio, OH
Primary Industry Sector:Consumer Non-Durables
Seconday Sub-sector:Plastic Products
Main Business Areas: Consumer Non-Durables, Plastic Products, Consumer Cyclical, Rubber & Plastics
Dividend Payments:Dividend History

Market and Trading Information for Myers Industries

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of Myers Industries as of writing:
Current Share Price:$17.95
Previous Year's Closing Price:$15.11
Percentage Price Change (YTD):18.8%
Market Cap:$635.22 million
52-week Price Range:$14.24 - $25.7
Dividend Per Share:$0
EPS (TTM):0.1
Price-Earnings (Trailing):0
Price-Earnings (Forward):19.73

Company Profile and Business Description for Myers Industries

Myers Industries, Inc., incorporated on January 3, 1955, is an international manufacturing and distribution company. The Company operates through two segments: Material Handling and Distribution. As of December 31, 2016, the Company operated 15 manufacturing facilities, 20 sales offices, four distribution centers and three distribution branches located throughout North, Central and South America. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had approximately 15,000 manufactured products and over 13,500 distributed products.

Material Handling

The Material Handling segment designs, manufactures and markets a range of plastic and metal products. The segment's products range from plastic reusable material handling containers and small parts storage bins to plastic recreational vehicle (RV) tanks and parts, marine tanks and parts, portable plastic fuel tanks and water containers, portable marine fuel containers, ammunition containers, storage totes, bulk shipping containers, beverage crates and metal carts and cabinets. The Material Handling Segment conducts operations in the United States, but also operates in Brazil and Canada. The Material Handling Segment serves markets, such as industrial manufacturing, food processing, retail/wholesale products distribution, agriculture, automotive, RVs, marine vehicles, healthcare, appliance, bakery, electronics, textiles, consumer and others. Products are sold both directly to end users and through distributors.

The Material Handling segment's products are sold under the brands, including Buckhorn, Akro-Mils, Jamco Products, Ameri-Kart, Scepter, Myers do Brasil and Novel. Buckhorn's product lines include hand-held containers used for inventory control, order management and transportation of retail goods; collapsible and fixed-wall bulk transport containers for light and heavy-duty tasks; intermediate bulk containers for the storage and transport of food, liquid, powder and granular products; plastic pallets, and specialty boxes designed for storage of items, such as seed.

The Company's Akro-Mils products range from AkroBins, the small parts bins to Super-Size AkroBins, metal panel and bin hanging systems, metal storage cabinet and bin systems, wire shelving systems, plastic and metal transport carts, and a range of custom storage and transport products. The Company's brand Jamco Products offer a range of welded steel service carts, platform trucks, mobile work centers, racks and cabinets for plastic bins, safety flammable cabinets and medical cylinder carts. Ameri-Kart is a manufacturer and thermoformer of rotational-molded water, fuel and waste handling tanks, plastic trim and interior parts used in the production of seat components, consoles, and other applications throughout the RV, marine and industrial markets. Scepter is a producer of portable plastic fuel containers, portable marine fuel tanks and water containers, ammunition containers and storage totes. Myers do Brazil and Novel are designers and manufacturers of reusable plastic shipping containers, plastic pallets, crates and totes used for closed-loop shipping and storage in Brazil's automotive, distribution, food, beverage and agriculture industries.


The Distribution Segment is engaged in the distribution of tools, equipment and supplies used for tire, wheel and under vehicle service on passenger, heavy truck and off-road vehicles, and the manufacturing of tire repair materials and custom rubber products. The product line includes categories, such as tire valves and accessories, lifts and alignment equipment, service equipment and tools, and tire repair/retread supplies. As of December 31, 2016, the Company's Distribution Segment operated domestically through sales offices, and four regional distribution centers in the United States and in foreign countries through export sales. In addition, the Distribution Segment operates in certain foreign markets, principally Central America, through foreign branch operations. The Distribution Segment serves markets, including retail and truck tire dealers, commercial auto and truck fleets, auto dealers, general service and repair centers, tire retreaders and government agencies.

The Company's Distribution Segment includes the Myers Tire Supply and Myers Tire Supply International, and Patch Rubber Company brands. Myers Tire Supply is a distributor and source for tire, wheel and undervehicle service tools, equipment and supplies. Patch Rubber Company manufactures a range of tire repair and retreading products in the United States.

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