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Acuity Brands Company Profile (NYSE:AYI)

Consensus Ratings for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 8 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $257.71 (10.64% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/19/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price Target$269.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/7/2016OppenheimerReiterated RatingOutperform$245.00 -> $295.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2016Credit AgricoleInitiated CoverageBuy$240.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/9/2016Piper JaffrayReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/11/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$235.00 -> $250.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/13/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$200.00 -> $275.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/8/2015William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/10/2015Cleveland ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/2/2015DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$170.00 -> $200.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/8/2015Goldman SachsDowngradeConviction-Buy -> Buy$195.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/2/2015Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$138.00 -> $179.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2014BB&T Corp.UpgradeHold -> Buy$138.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/28/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
6/29/2016Q316$2.03$847.79 millionListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/6/2016Q216$1.51$1.80$777.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/8/2016Q116$1.58$1.65$736.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/7/2015Q4$1.62$1.63$759.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/1/2015Q315$1.34$1.37$683.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/1/2015Q215$1.05$1.08$616.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/9/2015Q1$1.13$1.32$647.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/1/2014Q414$1.22$1.26$668.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/1/2014Q314$1.12$1.00$609.09 million$603.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/2/2014Q2$0.84$0.75$553.95 million$546.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/9/2014Q1$0.84$0.96$540.93 million$574.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/1/2013Q413$1.02$1.03$569.33 million$579.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/2/2013Q3 2013$0.88$0.97$518.76 million$541.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/3/2013Q2 2013$0.61$0.62$469.19 million$486.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/8/2013Q1 2013$0.80$0.69$498.79 million$481.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2012Q412$0.92$0.88$522.09 million$514.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/2/2012$0.78$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/4/2012$0.62$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/9/2012$0.67$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/5/2011$0.79$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/30/2011$0.50$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/10/2011$0.57$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$1.41$1.64$1.52
Q2 20165$1.77$2.10$2.00
Q3 20165$2.18$2.50$2.36
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
Annual Dividend:$0.52
Dividend Yield:0.22%
Payout Ratio:6.84%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/27/2016quarterly$0.130.22%7/14/20167/18/20168/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/5/2016quarterly$0.130.23%4/14/20164/18/20165/2/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/6/2016quarterly$0.130.23%1/15/20161/20/20162/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/2/2015quarterly$0.130.29%10/15/201510/19/201511/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/29/2015quarterly$0.130.29%7/16/20157/20/20158/3/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/30/2015quarterly$0.130.3%4/15/20154/17/20155/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/8/2015quarterly$0.130.37%1/16/20151/21/20152/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/29/2014quarterly$0.130.43%10/15/201410/17/201411/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/30/2014quarterly$0.130.38%7/16/20147/18/20148/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/1/2014quarterly$0.130.39%4/15/20144/17/20145/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/7/2014quarterly$0.130.47%1/16/20141/21/20142/3/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/27/2013quarterly$0.130.57%10/16/201310/18/201311/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/28/2013quarterly$0.130.68%7/16/20137/18/20138/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/3/2013quarterly$0.130.72%4/15/20134/17/20135/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/8/2013quarterly$0.130.79%1/16/20131/18/20132/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/22/2016Vernon J NagelCEOSell47,995$256.18$12,295,359.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/20/2016Vernon J NagelCEOSell8,865$259.24$2,298,162.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/14/2016Peter C BrowningDirectorSell629$256.05$161,055.45View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/11/2016Mark A BlackEVPSell2,678$248.16$664,572.48View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2016W. Patrick BattleDirectorBuy1,314$189.98$249,633.72View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/16/2015Richard K. ReeceCFOSell8,394$217.00$1,821,498.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2015Richard K. ReeceCFOSell7,780$217.02$1,688,415.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/5/2015Vernon J. NagelCEOSell71,600$215.19$15,407,604.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2015Mark A. BlackEVPSell17,173$215.27$3,696,831.71View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2015Richard K. ReeceCFOSell6,146$217.00$1,333,682.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/10/2015Julia B NorthDirectorSell4,441$190.00$843,790.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/10/2015Vernon J NagelCEOSell80,319$189.42$15,214,024.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2015Ray M RobinsonDirectorSell1,934$188.90$365,332.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/6/2015Mark A BlackEVPSell2,667$188.05$501,529.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/30/2014Mark A BlackEVPSell19,363$136.74$2,647,696.62View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2014Vernon J NagelCEOSell89,800$133.36$11,975,728.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2013Mark A BlackEVPSell21,185$101.17$2,143,286.45View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2013Ray M RobinsonDirectorSell1,815$101.34$183,932.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2013Robert F McculloughDirectorSell1,815$103.07$187,072.05View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2013Peter C BrowningDirectorSell1,815$103.77$188,342.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/12/2013Ray RobinsonDirectorSell1,815$87.72$159,211.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/18/2013Richard K ReeceCFOSell18,000$85.19$1,533,420.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/17/2013Vernon J NagelCEOSell100,000$84.89$8,489,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/10/2013Mark A BlackEVPSell2,002$73.80$147,747.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/9/2013Vernon J NagelCEOSell21,518$73.59$1,583,509.62View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)
DateHeadline
06/28/16 07:08 AMTop Stock Pick for Quarter: Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) - Engelwood Daily
06/27/16 07:25 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Yearly Sales Target At $4415.333 - Investor Newswire
06/27/16 07:25 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
06/25/16 02:41 PMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Quarterly Dividend Payout At $-5.7 Millions - Stocks Daily
06/25/16 07:04 AMWere Analysts Bullish Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) This Week? - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 04:00 PMAcuity Brands, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend - [at noodls] - ATLANTA, June 24, 2016 - The Board of Directors of Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI; 'Company') today declared a quarterly dividend of 13 cents per share. The dividend is payable on August 1, 2016 to shareholders ...
06/24/16 07:31 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
06/24/16 07:15 AMAcuity Brands, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AYI-US : June 24, 2016 -
06/23/16 09:54 AMStocks Rally On Hopes Of Brexit Bust; Goldman, JPMorgan Lead Dow -
06/21/16 02:38 PMAcuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Stock Momentum Hits Strength - CML News
06/20/16 09:08 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Yearly Sales Projections At $4415.333 - Investor Newswire
06/19/16 07:23 AMThis Weeks Broker Views For Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Fiscal Standard
06/17/16 04:06 PMETF’s with exposure to Acuity Brands, Inc. : June 17, 2016 -
06/16/16 07:03 AMTrend Of Rating Given To Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Investor Newswire
06/15/16 06:13 AMAcuity Brands Goes Digital As Lighting Shifts To LEDs -
06/14/16 01:55 PMAcuity Brands: A Bit Too Charged Up, Perhaps? - [at TheStreet] - Though the lighting company handily has beaten forecasts, its valuation may be entering territory where it's hard to sustain.
06/14/16 07:51 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Released Q2 Financial Results - Street Report
06/13/16 09:10 AMAcuity Brands, Inc. :AYI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : June 13, 2016 -
06/10/16 02:46 PMAcuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) – Top Stock from Technology Sector - The Daily Leicester
06/09/16 11:38 AMTechnical Knowledge on Diversified Electronics Equities — Uni-Pixel, Amphenol, Acuity Brands, & Sanmina
06/09/16 11:38 AMAcuity Brands : Technical Data on Diversified Electronics Equities -- Uni-Pixel, Amphenol, Acuity Brands, and Sanmina
06/08/16 02:28 PMAcuity Brands, Inc. To Announce Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results On June 29, 2016 - [at noodls] - ATLANTA, June 8, 2016 - Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) will host a conference call on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. ET to discuss the Company's performance for the third quarter of fiscal 2016, ...
06/05/16 10:36 AMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Share Trading News
06/03/16 08:49 PMStock Review and Earnings Check on Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - HNN
06/03/16 02:49 PMACUITY BRANDS, INC. (NYSE:AYI) FINANCIAL CONDITION REPORT - CML News
06/01/16 11:09 AMTelemark Asset Management LLC Decreased Stake in Acuity Brands INC (NYSE:AYI) by $6.54 Million as Shares ... - CCH Daily News - Investor's Business DailyTelemark Asset Management LLC Decreased Stake in Acuity Brands INC (NYSE:AYI) by $6.54 Million as Shares ...CCH Daily NewsTelemark Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) by 30% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Telemark Asset Management Llc sold 30,000 shares as the company's stock declined 6.46% while stock ...Reliable stocks in today's share market: Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI)The News JournalRecently Changed Price Targets On Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)Risers & FallersAcuity Brands Incorporated (NYSE:AYI) Short Interest Increased By 7.17%The PostFinance Daily -NYSE Journal (press release)all 8 news articles »
06/01/16 02:04 AMPhilips Lighting Headed for Near-24% Price Tumble, Says Jefferies - [at TheStreet] - The newcomer to the Amsterdam bourse has a main unit "in structural decline," and grim turnaround prospects for its second-biggest division, the analysts say.
05/27/16 11:48 AMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) to post ...and more »
05/27/16 11:48 AMMeritage Portfolio Management Increased Acuity Brands INC (NYSE:AYI) by $3.11 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News - Meritage Portfolio Management Increased Acuity Brands INC (NYSE:AYI) by $3.11 Million as Shares DeclinedCCH Daily NewsMeritage Portfolio Management increased its stake in Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) by 54.24% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Meritage Portfolio Management bought 14,247 shares as the company's stock declined 6.46% while ...Key Stocks of the Day: Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI)The News JournalAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Current Deferred Tax Assets At $23.1 MillionsVanguard TribuneInsiders are Slowly Decreasing Positions in Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI)The PostNews Tribune -GuruFocus.comall 7 news articles »
05/27/16 11:13 AMInvestors Should Consider Acuity Brands - [Gurufocus] - Lighting company reports record sales in its 2nd quarter
05/26/16 10:54 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Cash From Financial Activities Stands At $-3.9 Millions - Stocks Daily - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Cash From Financial Activities Stands At $-3.9 MillionsStocks DailyFor the year closed 2015-08-31 Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) had beginning cash of $552.5 millions. This figure stood at $552.5 millions for the quarter ended 2015-08-31. Cash balance including short-term investments was $756.8 millions for the fiscal ...Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) One-Year Price Target At $274.11RealistInvestor.comBlue-chip stocks of the day: Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI)The News JournalAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Closes At $250.94Enterprise LeaderRisers & Fallers -Share Trading Newsall 25 news articles »
05/26/16 09:22 AMBreakout Watch: Fortune Brands Nears Buy Point As New-Home Sales Rise -
05/19/16 01:46 PMStrs Ohio Increased Acuity Brands INC (NYSE:AYI) by $28.40 Million as Shares Declined - CCH Daily News - Strs Ohio Increased Acuity Brands INC (NYSE:AYI) by $28.40 Million as Shares DeclinedCCH Daily NewsStrs Ohio increased its stake in Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) by 91.6% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Strs Ohio bought 130,257 shares as the company's stock declined 6.46% while stock markets rallied. The institutional ...Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Hovering Around ${[p}}RealistInvestor.comAcuity Brands Inc (Holding Comp (AYI) Ownership Increased by Janus Capital Management LLCFinance Dailyall 4 news articles »
05/19/16 01:46 PMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Dividend Payout At $0.13 - RealistInvestor.com - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Dividend Payout At $0.13RealistInvestor.comAs per Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) report on 2016-04-04, it disbursed cash dividend to shareholders. The firm distributed $0.13 as dividend on record date as on 2016-04-18. The dividend date was 2016-05-02 and the record date was 2016-04-14.and more »
05/19/16 01:46 PMSignificant Movements: inContact, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAAS) , Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Street Updates - Significant Movements: inContact, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAAS) , Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)Street UpdatesOn 5/18/2016, shares of inContact, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAAS) rose +53.50% in trading session and finally closed at $13.83. The company most recent volume stood at 59.45 million shares as compared to its average volume of 1.5 million shares. Over the one year ...and more »
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05/12/16 08:46 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Paid $0.13 In Dividend - Jefferies downgraded Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS)'s stock to a Neutral rating from a Buy. A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in SPLS. Natixis Asset Management boosted its stake in shares of Staples by 365.3% in the third ...
05/11/16 07:47 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Paid $0.13 In Dividend - RealistInvestor.com - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Paid $0.13 In DividendRealistInvestor.comAs per Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) announcement on 2016-04-04, it disbursed dividend to its shareholders. The company paid $0.13 as dividend on record as on 2016-04-18. The dividend date was 2016-05-02 and the record date was 2016-04-14.and more »
05/11/16 07:31 AMAcuity Brands, Inc. Holophane Earns Accolades from Tennessee Valley Authority's EnergyRight® Solutions For Helping Drive Energy Savings - [GlobeNewswire] - ATLANTA- May 11, 2016 - Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI; "Company"), announced that its Holophane® brand was recently recognized for excellence in energy performance and management by the Tennessee ...
05/10/16 08:25 AMPerformance Recap and Target Perspective on Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Performance Recap and Target Perspective on Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialIn the latest trading session, shares of Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) moved +1.34%. In order to gain some further insight on stock performance, we can take a look at the stock price relative to some moving averages. After a recent check, company shares ...and more »
05/08/16 07:44 AMAccounts Payable Update From Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Investor Newswire - Accounts Payable Update From Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)Investor NewswireAt the close of fiscal 2015-08-31, the accounts payable change forAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) was $23.1 millions. For the quarter ended 2015-08-31 it came in at $23.1 millions. For the fiscal ended 2015-08-31, the current deferred tax assets were $23 ...and more »
05/06/16 08:21 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Holds Cash Of $552.5 Millions - Stocks Daily - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Holds Cash Of $552.5 MillionsStocks DailyAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) reported cash of $552.5 millions for the year ended 2015-08-31. For the quarter ended 2015-08-31, beginning cash was $552.5 millions. For the year ended 2015-08-31, the cash and short-term investments were $756.8 millions.Nationwide Fund Advisors Raises Its Ownership in Acuity Brands Inc (Holding Comp (AYI) Last QuarterFinance Dailyall 2 news articles »
05/04/16 06:51 AMShort Interest In Acuity Brands Drops 16.2% - The most recent short interest data has been released for the 04/15/2016 settlement date, which shows a 459,599 share decrease in total short interest for Acuity Brands Inc (AYI), to 2,371,927, a decrease of 16.23% since 03/31/2016. Total short interest is ...
05/03/16 07:50 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) 50-day MA At $236.17 - RealistInvestor.com - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) 50-day MA At $236.17RealistInvestor.comAs per the technical analysis, Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) stock is trading $8.83 away +3.74% from 50-day MA of $236.17, and $26.18 or +11.97% away 200-day MA of $218.82. Discounting today's price, the stock's price is $-15.83 off 52-week high of ...Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Updated Broker Price TargetsShare Trading NewsAmerican Century Companies Inc Modifies Its Stake in Acuity Brands Inc (Holding Comp (AYI) StockFinance Dailyall 3 news articles »
05/03/16 07:50 AMHot stocks to watch: Opower, Inc. (NYSE:OPWR) , Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - Is stories - Hot stocks to watch: Opower, Inc. (NYSE:OPWR) , Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)Is storiesOpower, Inc. (NYSE:OPWR) increased +30.25% to $10.29 while traded 18.2 million shares on 5/2/2016. The stock price negotiated for value between $10.28 to $10.46 in recent trading session. During the past 52 weeks, the stock's price witnessed a minimum ...
05/03/16 07:50 AMNotable Analysts Assessment of Stocks: Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) , BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) - Street Updates - Notable Analysts Assessment of Stocks: Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) , BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY)Street UpdatesAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) increased +0.53% or +1.30 points. The company traded volume of 8.82 million shares more than average volume of 669.19 thousand shares. It has the market value of $10.62B and its EPS ratio for the past year is recorded at ...
05/02/16 08:46 AMAverage Analyst Rating for Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Average Analyst Rating for Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialWall Street analysts have provided an average broker recommendation of 1.5 on Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) shares. The rating is determined by using the average of all analyst recommendations taken into consideration by Zacks Research.and more »
04/29/16 08:55 AMAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Cash And Short-Term Investment Was $756.8 Millions For The Year - Stocks Daily - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Cash And Short-Term Investment Was $756.8 Millions For The YearStocks DailyAcuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) reported cash of $552.5 millions for the year ended 2015-08-31. For the quarter closed 2015-08-31, beginning cash was $552.5 millions. The short-term investments and cash for the year ended 2015-08-31 was $756.8 millions.Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) Consensus Recommendation UpdateNews TribuneAlbion Financial Group Ut buys $1675460 stake in Acuity Brands (AYI)Market Digestall 5 news articles »
04/28/16 08:29 AMCompany in Focus - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) - The Post - Company in Focus - Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI)The PostShares of Acuity Brands Inc (NYSE:AYI) have been provided with a top rating from Beta Systems research. This rating takes into consideration analyst opinions, fundamentals and potential future earnings growth. The compiled data also uses EPS and target ...and more »
About Acuity Brands

Acuity Brands logoAcuity Brands, Inc. (Acuity Brands), is the parent company of Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. (ABL), and other subsidiaries. Acuity Brands is a provider of lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications throughout North America and select international markets. The Company's lighting solutions include devices, such as luminaires, lighting controls, power supplies, prismatic skylights, light-emitting diode (LED) lamps, and integrated lighting systems for indoor and outdoor applications utilizing a combination of light sources, including daylight, and other devices controlled by software that monitors and manages light levels while optimizing energy consumption (collectively referred to herein as lighting solutions). On March 13, 2013, the Company acquired eldoLED Europe BV.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Diversified Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AYI
  • CUSIP: 00508Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $246.67
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $251.38
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $228.89
  • P/E Ratio: 39.42
  • P/E Growth: 1.60
  • Market Cap: $10.13B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.92 EPS
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