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

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: $11.42
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.35
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.11
  • 52-Week Range: $8.80 - $20.77
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 32.63
  • P/E Growth: -3.19
  • Market Cap: $118.57M
  • Outstanding Shares: 10,383,000
  • Beta: 1.85
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -25.79%
  • Return on Equity: 1.90%
  • Return on Assets: 0.89%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.91%
  • Current Ratio: 2.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.31%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (57.62% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/4/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$20.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetHold$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
9/11/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/1/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016        
8/9/2016Q216$0.19($0.11)$152.65 million$136.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1($0.08)($0.28)$128.90 million$126.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q415$0.22$0.19$148.50 million$139.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315$0.68$0.67$193.28 million$176.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$1.01$0.55$209.32 million$171.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.39$0.41$131.38 million$137.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q414$0.69$0.85$155.85 million$161.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$1.02$0.88$179.20 million$167.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.86$0.93$168.60 million$166.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$0.53$0.35$123.90 million$111.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.61$0.71$157.10 million$156.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.87$0.95$171.75 million$162.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.97$0.86$175.00 million$149.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.48$127.75 million$129.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2013Q4 2012$0.70$0.65$144.45 million$140.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.89$1.00$168.00 million$170.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.90$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.26$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.66$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.74$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.71$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011$0.59$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.60$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.36 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.35 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q3 20161$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20161($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
Annual Dividend:$0.16
Dividend Yield:1.40%
Payout Ratio:-1.10% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-44.44% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
45.71% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/29/2016quarterly$0.041.53%9/7/20169/9/20169/23/2016
5/27/2016quarterly$0.041.42%6/8/20166/10/20166/24/2016
2/26/2016quarterly$0.041.24%3/9/20163/11/20163/25/2016
10/30/2015quarterly$0.041.09%12/2/201512/4/201512/18/2015
8/3/2015quarterly$0.040.57%9/2/20159/4/20159/18/2015
6/1/2015quarterly$0.040.42%6/10/20156/12/20156/26/2015
2/23/2015quarterly$0.040.32%3/11/20153/13/20153/27/2015
10/31/2014quarterly$0.040.3%12/3/201412/5/201412/19/2014
8/1/2014quarterly$0.030.25%9/3/20149/5/20149/19/2014
5/22/2014quarterly$0.030.24%6/4/20146/6/20146/20/2014
2/27/2014quarterly$0.030.26%3/12/20143/14/20143/28/2014
11/6/2013quarterly$0.030.26%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
8/1/2013quarterly$0.030.26%9/4/20139/6/20139/20/2013
5/24/2013quarterly$0.030.26%6/5/20136/7/20136/21/2013
2/28/2013quarterly$0.030.27%3/13/20133/15/20133/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 15.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 58.27%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/23/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy19,401$11.65$226,021.65View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy20,591$11.12$228,971.92View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy28,155$11.80$332,229.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy14,500$11.74$170,230.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy13,160$12.00$157,920.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy57,452$11.07$635,993.64View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Robert S PurgasonDirectorBuy10,000$11.24$112,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Bradley ViziDirectorBuy52,820$9.54$503,902.80View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Robert P BauerInsiderBuy3,000$9.56$28,680.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015John F KaselVPBuy3,500$11.61$40,635.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Lee B Foster IIDirectorBuy5,000$11.57$57,850.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015David J RussoCFOBuy3,000$11.50$34,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015John F KaselVPBuy1,500$11.46$17,190.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Robert P. BauerCEOBuy5,000$11.71$58,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015G Thomas MckaneDirectorBuy1,000$11.48$11,480.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Robert P BauerCEOBuy2,000$19.61$39,220.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2015Lee B Foster IIDirectorBuy5,000$19.83$99,150.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Robert P BauerCEOBuy1,000$38.30$38,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Samuel K FisherVPSell2,000$53.36$106,720.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014David J RussoCFOSell1,500$53.06$79,590.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014John F KaselVPSell4,000$49.06$196,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Lee Foster IIDirectorSell12,000$46.63$559,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Donald FosterVPSell3,750$42.29$158,587.50View SEC Filing  
8/30/2013Peter Mcilroy IIDirectorBuy2,480$42.69$105,871.20View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Samuel FisherVPSell2,000$43.40$86,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/15/2013Samuel K FisherVPSell2,000$44.67$89,340.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2013Robert P BauerCEOBuy2,000$43.28$86,560.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoL B Foster : Bradley Vizi Buys 28,155 Shares of L.B. Foster Co. Stock (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.4-traders.com - September 26 at 9:49 AM
4-traders.com logoL B Foster : Awarded $15 Million Steel Grid Deck and Railing Contract for Historic Peace Bridge (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.4-traders.com - September 17 at 4:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to L.B. Foster Co. : September 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLB Foster's Dismal Trend Continues: Time to Sell the Stock? (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 9:21 AM
fidaily.com logoL.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) Trading Up – Insider Trading Activity (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.fidaily.com - September 4 at 9:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFOSTER L B CO Financials (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 5:19 PM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Day Market Update: Hain Celestial Drops Following Announcement of Delay in Earnings Release; Sito Mobile Shares Surge (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.nasdaq.com - August 16 at 5:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to L.B. Foster Co. : August 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 5:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoL.B. Foster Co. :FSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.capitalcube.com - August 11 at 5:21 PM
bizjournals.com logoLB Foster names new leader for energy division (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.bizjournals.com - August 9 at 9:28 PM
4-traders.com logoL.B. Foster Reports Second Quarter Operating Results: Records Non-Cash Impairment Charge (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.4-traders.com - August 9 at 9:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FSTR earnings conference call or presentation 9-Aug-16 12:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 9:28 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:FSTR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 3:51 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 L.B. Foster Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:03 AM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Reports Second Quarter Operating Results (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 9 at 8:03 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster Co Earnings Call scheduled for 8:00 am ET today (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:03 AM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Announces Appointment of Senior Vice President (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 8 at 5:16 PM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Announces Appointment of Senior Vice President (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 8 at 5:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSteel Stocks' Q2 Earnings to Watch on Aug 9: FSTR & RYI (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 9:53 AM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Awarded $15 Million Steel Grid Deck and Railing Contract for Historic Peace Bridge (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 3 at 5:25 PM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Company to Report Second Quarter 2016 Operating Results on August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSteel Stocks Q2 Earnings to Watch on Aug 2: FSTR, ZEUS (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLB Foster (FSTR) Continues to Underperform: Time to Sell it? (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 6:42 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoStocks Close Sharply Higher Following Upbeat Jobs Data - US Commentary (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 8 at 5:05 PM
bizjournals.com logoL.B. Foster reduces credit facility to $275M (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.bizjournals.com - July 5 at 9:48 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoL.B. Foster Company: L.B. Foster Company Amends Credit Agreement (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.finanznachrichten.de - July 1 at 10:07 PM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Company Amends Credit Agreement (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - July 1 at 11:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance She (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - July 1 at 11:15 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Secur (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - May 27 at 3:29 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to L.B. Foster Co. : May 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.capitalcube.com - May 12 at 4:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoL.B. Foster Co. :FSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.capitalcube.com - May 11 at 11:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FSTR earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-16 9:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 12:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLB Foster (FSTR) Posts Wider-than-Expected Loss in Q1 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:39 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster downgraded by DA Davidson (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:05 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster Co Earnings Call scheduled for 5:00 pm ET today (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - May 3 at 5:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoL.B. Foster misses by $0.20, misses on revenue (NASDAQ:FSTR)
seekingalpha.com - May 3 at 4:42 PM
publicnow.com logoL.B. Foster Reports First Quarter Operating Results (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.publicnow.com - May 3 at 4:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2016 L.B. Foster Co Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:07 AM
insidermonkey.com logoFoster L B Co (FSTR): Snow Capital Management Cuts Its Stake (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.insidermonkey.com - April 9 at 2:27 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFOSTER L B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 8:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FSTR earnings conference call or presentation 1-Mar-16 4:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 11:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMore on L.B. Foster's Q4 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
seekingalpha.com - March 1 at 11:00 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:FSTR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster Reports Fourth Quarter Operating Results (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 8:50 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2015 L.B. Foster Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NASDAQ:FSTR)
biz.yahoo.com - March 1 at 7:07 AM
4-traders.com logoL B Foster : .B. Foster Company Decares Quartery Dividend (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.4-traders.com - February 26 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster Company to Report Fourth Quarter 2015 Operating Results on March 1, 2016 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 5:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoL.B. Foster Company Declares Quarterly Dividend (NASDAQ:FSTR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 8:22 AM
nasdaq.com logoAdd Up The Pieces: SLX Could Be Worth $22 (NASDAQ:FSTR)
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 2:46 PM

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Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff