L.B. Foster Company Profile (NASDAQ:FSTR)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (62.16% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/4/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$20.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/19/2015Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/11/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/1/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/2/2016        
5/3/2016Q1($0.08)($0.28)$128.90 million$126.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/1/2016Q415$0.22$0.19$148.50 million$139.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2015Q315$0.68$0.67$193.28 million$176.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2015Q215$1.01$0.55$209.32 million$171.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q115$0.39$0.41$131.38 million$137.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/3/2015Q414$0.69$0.85$155.85 million$161.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2014Q314$1.02$0.88$179.20 million$167.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014Q214$0.86$0.93$168.60 million$166.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2014Q114$0.53$0.35$123.90 million$111.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2014Q413$0.61$0.71$157.10 million$156.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2013Q313$0.87$0.95$171.75 million$162.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.97$0.86$175.00 million$149.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.48$127.75 million$129.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2013Q4 2012$0.70$0.65$144.45 million$140.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2012Q312$0.89$1.00$168.00 million$170.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2012$0.90$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2012$0.26$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2012$0.66$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2011$0.74$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2011$0.71$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2011$0.59$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2011$0.60$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q3 20161$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q4 20161$0.18$0.18$0.18
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
Annual Dividend:$0.16
Dividend Yield:1.44%
Payout Ratio:-3.17% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
37.21% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
15.24% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/27/2016quarterly$0.041.42%6/8/20166/10/20166/24/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/26/2016quarterly$0.041.24%3/9/20163/11/20163/25/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2015quarterly$0.041.09%12/2/201512/4/201512/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2015quarterly$0.040.57%9/2/20159/4/20159/18/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/1/2015quarterly$0.040.42%6/10/20156/12/20156/26/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2015quarterly$0.040.32%3/11/20153/13/20153/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2014quarterly$0.040.3%12/3/201412/5/201412/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2014quarterly$0.030.25%9/3/20149/5/20149/19/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/22/2014quarterly$0.030.24%6/4/20146/6/20146/20/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2014quarterly$0.030.26%3/12/20143/14/20143/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013quarterly$0.030.26%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2013quarterly$0.030.26%9/4/20139/6/20139/20/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/24/2013quarterly$0.030.26%6/5/20136/7/20136/21/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/28/2013quarterly$0.030.27%3/13/20133/15/20133/29/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
11/19/2015John F KaselVPBuy3,500$11.61$40,635.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2015Lee B Foster IIDirectorBuy5,000$11.57$57,850.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2015David J RussoCFOBuy3,000$11.50$34,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2015John F KaselVPBuy1,500$11.46$17,190.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2015Robert P. BauerCEOBuy5,000$11.71$58,550.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/11/2015G Thomas MckaneDirectorBuy1,000$11.48$11,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2015Robert P BauerCEOBuy2,000$19.61$39,220.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/10/2015Lee B Foster IIDirectorBuy5,000$19.83$99,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/2/2015Robert P BauerCEOBuy1,000$38.30$38,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/26/2014Samuel K FisherVPSell2,000$53.36$106,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/11/2014David J RussoCFOSell1,500$53.06$79,590.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/23/2014John F KaselVPSell4,000$49.06$196,240.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014Lee Foster IIDirectorSell12,000$46.63$559,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/30/2013Donald FosterVPSell3,750$42.29$158,587.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/30/2013Peter Mcilroy IIDirectorBuy2,480$42.69$105,871.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/27/2013Samuel FisherVPSell2,000$43.40$86,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/15/2013Samuel K FisherVPSell2,000$44.67$89,340.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2013Robert P BauerCEOBuy2,000$43.28$86,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
DateHeadline
07/11/16 05:42 PMLB Foster (FSTR) Continues to Underperform: Time to Sell it? -
07/08/16 04:05 PMStocks Close Sharply Higher Following Upbeat Jobs Data - US Commentary
07/05/16 08:48 AML.B. Foster reduces credit facility to $275M
07/01/16 09:07 PML.B. Foster Company: L.B. Foster Company Amends Credit Agreement
07/01/16 10:21 AML.B. Foster Company Amends Credit Agreement - [at noodls] - PITTSBURGH, July 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) announced today that it has amended its revolving credit facility agreement maturing in March 2020 that decreases the size ...
07/01/16 10:15 AMFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance She -
05/27/16 02:29 PMFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Secur -
05/12/16 03:44 PMETF’s with exposure to L.B. Foster Co. : May 12, 2016 -
05/11/16 10:43 AML.B. Foster Co. :FSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/04/16 11:34 AMEdited Transcript of FSTR earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-16 9:00pm GMT -
05/04/16 09:39 AMLB Foster (FSTR) Posts Wider-than-Expected Loss in Q1 -
05/04/16 07:09 AMFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
05/04/16 07:05 AML.B. Foster downgraded by DA Davidson -
05/03/16 04:00 PML.B. Foster Co Earnings Call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET today -
05/03/16 03:42 PML.B. Foster misses by $0.20, misses on revenue -
05/03/16 03:30 PML.B. Foster Reports First Quarter Operating Results - [at noodls] - PITTSBURGH, May 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR), a leading manufacturer, fabricator, and distributor of products and services for rail, construction, energy and utility markets, ...
05/03/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 L.B. Foster Co Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/09/16 01:27 PMFoster L B Co (FSTR): Snow Capital Management Cuts Its Stake - $200 Million Dollar Healthcare Hedge Fund's #1 Best Idea Right Now The best healthcare hedge fund out there right now is one of the largest shareholders in this biotech stock. The fund returned more than 20% in each of the last 2 years with a virtually ...
03/02/16 07:36 AMFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
03/01/16 10:19 PMEdited Transcript of FSTR earnings conference call or presentation 1-Mar-16 4:00pm GMT -
03/01/16 10:00 AMMore on L.B. Foster's Q4 -
03/01/16 08:07 AML.B. Foster posts 4Q profit -
03/01/16 07:50 AML.B. Foster Reports Fourth Quarter Operating Results - [GlobeNewswire] - PITTSBURGH, March 01, 2016-- L.B. Foster Company, a leading manufacturer, fabricator, and distributor of products and services for rail, construction, energy and utility markets, today reported its fourth ...
03/01/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 L.B. Foster Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/26/16 08:30 AML B Foster : .B. Foster Company Decares Quartery Dividend - PITTSBURGH, Feb. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) announced today that its Board of Directors ... 2015 L B FOSTER: FOSTER L B CO Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Con.. 2015 L B FOSTER: FOSTER L B CO : Results ...
02/25/16 04:27 PML.B. Foster Company to Report Fourth Quarter 2015 Operating Results on March 1, 2016 - [GlobeNewswire] - PITTSBURGH, Feb. 25, 2016-- L.B. Foster Company, today announced that it will broadcast a conference call to discuss its fourth quarter 2015 operating results on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 11:00am Eastern ...
02/25/16 07:22 AML.B. Foster Company Declares Quarterly Dividend - [GlobeNewswire] - PITTSBURGH, Feb. 25, 2016-- L.B. Foster Company announced today that its Board of Directors has authorized a $0.04 per share regular quarterly cash dividend on its issued and outstanding shares of common ...
02/23/16 01:46 PMAdd Up The Pieces: SLX Could Be Worth $22 - Three of SLX's underlying holdings with notable upside to their analyst target prices are Ternium S A (Symbol: TX), Vale S.A. (Symbol: VALE), and L.B. Foster Co. (Symbol: FSTR). Although TX has traded at a recent price of $13.38/share, the average analyst ...
02/17/16 02:03 PM13D Filing: Legion Partners Asset Management Lands Board Seat at Foster L B Co (FSTR) -
02/17/16 12:45 PML.B. Foster names new board member - A managing director at one of L.B. Foster Co.'s largest shareholders has been named to the Pittsburgh ... which with its affiliates owns part of L.B. Foster (Nasdaq: FSTR). He is being listed as an independent director, one of nine total directors that ...
02/17/16 07:33 AM8:33 am L.B. Foster enters agreement with Legion Partners, appoints Bradley S. Vizi to the Board -
02/17/16 07:31 AMFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Principal Office -
02/17/16 07:30 AML.B. Foster Appoints New Independent Board Member - [GlobeNewswire] - PITTSBURGH, Feb. 17, 2016-- L.B. Foster Company, today announced that it appointed Bradley S. Vizi to its Board of Directors, effective February 12, 2016. Mr. Vizi is also being appointed to the Compensation ...
02/02/16 11:15 AMInvestors May Want To Ride L.B. Foster To Gains - A dividend yield of 1.38% may appeal to some investors, but probably isn't enough to support the price. L.B. Foster Co. (NASDAQ:FSTR) is a $116.72 Million railroad services and supply company. At the same time, the enterprise value of the company is $293.28M.
01/16/16 06:37 PMStocks Remain Sharply Lower After Early Sell-Off - US Commentary - With the loss, the index has fallen to a new record intraday low. AK Steel (AKS), L.B. Foster (FSTR) and ArcelorMittal (MT) are turning in some of the steel sector's worst performances on the day. Significant weakness also remains visible among ...
12/23/15 11:54 AML.B. Foster Co. Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2015 By the Numbers -
12/17/15 01:55 PMLB Foster Retains Scope for Growth Despite Certain Risks -
12/10/15 01:15 PML.B. Foster Announces Stock Repurchase Authorization - [at noodls] - PITTSBURGH, Dec. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) announced today that its Board of Directors authorized the repurchase of up to $30 million of its common shares through December ...
12/08/15 12:17 PMFOSTER L B CO Financials -
12/02/15 07:55 AMWhat Makes LB Foster (FSTR) a Strong Sell? -
11/24/15 12:35 PML.B. Foster Co.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? -
11/16/15 02:00 PMLB Foster Faces Headwind Perils, Retains Few Scopes -
11/10/15 02:35 PMLB Foster Lags Q3 Earnings & Revenues, Provides Outlook -
11/09/15 10:00 AML.B. Foster Co Earnings Call scheduled for 11:00 am ET today -
11/09/15 08:46 AMFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
11/09/15 08:05 AML.B. Foster reports 3Q loss -
11/09/15 07:56 AML.B. Foster Reports Third Quarter Operating Results - [at noodls] - L.B. Foster Reports Third Quarter Operating Results

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About L.B. Foster

L.B. Foster logoL.B. Foster Company is a manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of products and services for the rail, construction, energy and utility markets. The Company's segments include Rail Products and Services, Construction Products, and Tubular and Energy Services. Its Rail Products segment provides a range of new and used rail, trackwork and accessories to railroads, mines and industry. The Rail segment designs and produces concrete railroad ties, insulated rail joints, power rail, track fasteners, coverboards and special accessories for mass transit and other rail systems. The Construction Products segment sells and rents steel sheet piling, H-bearing pile and other piling products for foundation and earth retention requirements. The Tubular and Energy Services segment supplies pipe coatings for natural gas pipelines and utilities, blending, injection and metering equipment for the oil and gas market, and produces threaded pipe products for industrial water well and irrigation markets.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Railroads
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: FSTR
  • CUSIP: 35006010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.09
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.43
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 2.43
  • Market Cap: $114.80M
  • Beta: 2
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.43 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.05 EPS
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L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Chart for Wednesday, July, 27, 2016