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Acme United Corporation (ACU)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 28, 2022

Company Info

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryHousehold & Personal Products

Trading Data

Previous Close$31.38
Year Range$29.50 - $44.25
EMA (50)$32.21
EMA (200)$34.58
Average Volume$9.37K
Market Capitalization$110.48M

ACUShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Acme United Corporation on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $44,485 for a total return of roughly 344.85%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

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ACUReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


ACUMonthly Returns Heatmap

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ACUSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Acme United Corporation Sharpe ratio is -0.78. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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ACUDividend History

Acme United Corporation granted a 1.66% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $0.52 per share.


Dividend yield


ACUDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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ACUWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Acme United Corporation. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Acme United Corporation is 51.60%, recorded on Dec 12, 2018. It took 468 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-51.6%Apr 28, 2017402Dec 12, 2018468Oct 21, 2020870
-36.06%Apr 23, 2021294Jun 22, 2022
-30.67%Jan 2, 2015257Jan 20, 2016110Jul 5, 2016367
-24.25%Apr 26, 2010215Mar 16, 2011361Sep 27, 2012576
-19.07%Nov 20, 202017Dec 15, 202046Feb 23, 202163
-13.9%Oct 2, 201230Nov 15, 201263Feb 28, 201393
-12.1%Apr 6, 20214Apr 9, 20218Apr 21, 202112
-11.62%Jul 26, 201656Oct 12, 201614Nov 1, 201670
-11.34%Jan 10, 201710Jan 24, 201744Mar 28, 201754
-8.8%Mar 25, 201440May 22, 2014104Oct 23, 2014144

ACUVolatility Chart

Current Acme United Corporation volatility is 33.08%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

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