NASDAQ:FSTR - L.B. Foster Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$25.05 +0.15 (+0.60 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 11:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$24.95
Today's Range$24.77 - $25.05
52-Week Range$17.00 - $30.30
Volume312 shs
Average Volume27,005 shs
Market Capitalization$269.50 million
P/E Ratio29.55
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.26
L.B. Foster logoL.B. Foster Company manufactures and distributes products and services for the transportation and energy infrastructure worldwide. Its Rail Products and Services segment offers new rail for passenger and shortline freight railroads, industrial companies, and rail contractors; used rail; rail accessories, such as track spikes, bolts, angle bars, and other products; power rail, direct fixation fasteners, coverboards, and special accessories; and trackwork products, as well as engineers and fabricates insulated rail joints and related accessories. This segment also provides friction management products and application systems, railroad condition monitoring equipment, wheel impact load detection products, rail anchors and spikes, wayside data collection and management systems, epoxy and nylon-encapsulated insulated rail joints, and track fasteners; and engineered concrete railroad ties. The company's Construction Products segment sells and rents steel sheet piling, H-bearing pile, and other piling products; manufactures and sells fabricated steel and aluminum products primarily for the highway, bridge, and transit industries; and produces precast concrete buildings, and pre-stressed and precast concrete products. Its Tubular and Energy Services segment provides pipe coatings for natural gas pipelines and utilities; provides solutions for metering and injection systems for the oil and gas market; offers upstream test and inspection services; provides precision measurement systems, and inspection and tubular integrity management services for the oil and gas market; and produces threaded pipe products for the oil and gas, industrial water well, and irrigation markets. In addition, the company offers telecommunications and security systems; and application engineering solutions. It markets its products directly, as well as through a network of agents. L.B. Foster Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Metals service centers & offices
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNASDAQ:FSTR
CUSIP35006010
Phone412-928-3400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70
Current Ratio2.02
Quick Ratio1.01

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio29.55
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$536.38 million
Price / Sales0.48
Cash Flow$2.6791 per share
Price / Cash9.35
Book Value$14.16 per share
Price / Book1.77

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$4.11 million
Net Margins0.84%
Return on Equity6.49%
Return on Assets2.37%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,475
Outstanding Shares10,360,000

L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is L.B. Foster's stock symbol?

L.B. Foster trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FSTR."

How were L.B. Foster's earnings last quarter?

L.B. Foster Co (NASDAQ:FSTR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 1st. The basic materials company reported ($0.20) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The basic materials company earned $122.45 million during the quarter. L.B. Foster had a return on equity of 6.49% and a net margin of 0.84%. View L.B. Foster's Earnings History.

When is L.B. Foster's next earnings date?

L.B. Foster is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for L.B. Foster.

Who are some of L.B. Foster's key competitors?

Who are L.B. Foster's key executives?

L.B. Foster's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert P. Bauer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. James P. Maloney, Sr. VP, CFO, Principal Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Brian H. Kelly, Sr. VP of HR & Admin. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Guinee, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. John F. Kasel, Sr. VP of Rail Bus. (Age 53)

Has L.B. Foster been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about FSTR stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. L.B. Foster earned a media sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 45.81 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are L.B. Foster's major shareholders?

L.B. Foster's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC (0.50%), Alambic Investment Management L.P. (0.50%), Matarin Capital Management LLC (0.31%) and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC (0.26%). Company insiders that own L.B. Foster stock include Bradley Vizi, Dirk Junge, Robert P Bauer and Robert S Purgason. View Institutional Ownership Trends for L.B. Foster.

Which major investors are selling L.B. Foster stock?

FSTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Dempsey Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for L.B. Foster.

Which major investors are buying L.B. Foster stock?

FSTR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Matarin Capital Management LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC and Alambic Investment Management L.P.. Company insiders that have bought L.B. Foster stock in the last two years include Bradley Vizi, Dirk Junge, Robert P Bauer and Robert S Purgason. View Insider Buying and Selling for L.B. Foster.

How do I buy shares of L.B. Foster?

Shares of FSTR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is L.B. Foster's stock price today?

One share of FSTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.05.

How big of a company is L.B. Foster?

L.B. Foster has a market capitalization of $269.50 million and generates $536.38 million in revenue each year. L.B. Foster employs 1,475 workers across the globe.

How can I contact L.B. Foster?

L.B. Foster's mailing address is 415 HOLIDAY DRIVE, PITTSBURGH PA, 15220. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 412-928-3400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for L.B. Foster (FSTR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  94 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  144 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  238
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This page was last updated on 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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