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Powell Industries, Inc. as a metal-working shop to support the petrochemical facilities. While they began small, the company has grown over the past six decades to become the strategic supplier of choice for highly complex and integrated systems for distribution and control of electrical energy and other critical processes. Its customers include engineering-construction firms and end-users in the oil and gas, electric utility, transportation and other heavy industries. The Company's products and services include metal-clad switchgear, metal-enclosed switchgear, motor control, bus duct, utility switches, integrated electrical equipment enclosures, offshore modules, control and monitoring systems, energy management systems, and process control systems-- plus a very large variety of support services including installation and commissioning, spare parts, switchgear life extension, replacement circuit breakers, project management and field support.

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Symbol: POWL
Exchange(s): Nasdaq Stock Market
Industry: Industrial Products (Machinery)
5-Star Rating:
  Sep 30, 2017
12 Months
Sep 30, 2016
12 Months
Sep 30, 2015
12 Months
% Change
Total Revenue ($000) 395,910 565,240 661,860 -15.14
Earnings before Interest & Tax ($000) -16,750 17,940 23,140 N/A
Profit/Loss ($000) -9,490 15,510 9,440 N/A
Earnings per Share -0.83 1.36 0.80 N/A
Total Assets ($000) 414,990 462,520 468,820 -8.48
Dividends Per Share 1.04 1.04 1.04  
Return on Com. Equity -2.89 4.64 2.68  
Employees N/A N/A N/A  
Trailing 12 Month Results
  12 Months ended
Sep 30, 2018,us$
12 Months ended
Sep 30, 2017,us$
Total Revenue ($000) N/A 395,910 N/A
Profit/Loss ($000) N/A -9,490 N/A
Earnings per Share N/A -0.83 N/A
Dividends Per Share 1.04 1.04
Number of Shares 11,470,000 11,430,000  
Key Personnel
CEO: Brett A. Cope, Chief Executive Officer and Pr
CFO: Thomas W. Powell, Chairman of the Board
Contact Information
Address: 8550 MOSLEY ROAD,
Phone: 713-944-6900
Fax: 713-947-4453
Web Address:
Incorporation: United States 
Securities: POWL-Q
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