NYSE:AWI - Armstrong World Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$69.61 -0.29 (-0.41 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 08:51 AM ET)
Previous Close$69.90
Today's Range$69.19 - $69.8450
52-Week Range$54.34 - $73.45
Volume304,439 shs
Average Volume288,607 shs
Market Capitalization$3.45 billion
P/E Ratio23.05
Dividend Yield1.00%
Beta1.77
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells ceiling systems primarily for use in the construction and renovation of residential and commercial buildings worldwide. It principally offers mineral fiber, fiberglass wool, and metal ceiling systems. The company produces suspended mineral fiber and soft fiber ceiling systems; suspension system (grid) and ceiling component products; and acoustical ceiling, wall, and structural solutions. It sells its commercial ceiling materials and accessories to resale distributors and ceiling system contractors; residential ceiling products to wholesalers and retailers, such as large home centers; and architectural specialties products to resale distributors and ceiling systems contractors. The company was incorporated in 1891 and is headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Plastics products, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryBuilding Products
SectorConstruction
CUSIP04247X10
Phone717-397-0611

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$893.60 million
Cash Flow$4.7483 per share
Book Value$7.93 per share

Profitability

Net Income$154.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,900
Market Cap$3.45 billion
OptionableOptionable

Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Armstrong World Industries' stock symbol?

Armstrong World Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AWI."

How often does Armstrong World Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 7th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 4th will be given a dividend of $0.175 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 3rd. View Armstrong World Industries' Dividend History.

How will Armstrong World Industries' stock buyback program work?

Armstrong World Industries declared that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Tuesday, October 31st 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Armstrong World Industries' earnings last quarter?

Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 30th. The construction company reported $1.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.06. The construction company had revenue of $260.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $252.96 million. Armstrong World Industries had a net margin of 19.46% and a return on equity of 45.95%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 11.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.90 EPS. View Armstrong World Industries' Earnings History.

When is Armstrong World Industries' next earnings date?

Armstrong World Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Armstrong World Industries.

How can I listen to Armstrong World Industries' earnings call?

Armstrong World Industries will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, February 25th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8773129198.

What price target have analysts set for AWI?

8 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Armstrong World Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $64.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate Armstrong World Industries' share price to reach $73.1429 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Armstrong World Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Armstrong World Industries?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Armstrong World Industries in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Armstrong World Industries.

Has Armstrong World Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AWI stock have been trending somewhat negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Armstrong World Industries earned a daily sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Armstrong World Industries' key competitors?

Who are Armstrong World Industries' key executives?

Armstrong World Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Victor D. Grizzle, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Brian L. MacNeal, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mark A. Hershey, Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)
  • Mr. Charles M. Chiappone, Sr. VP of Ceilings Solutions (Age 56)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Waters, VP of Corp. Fin.

Who are Armstrong World Industries' major shareholders?

Armstrong World Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include ValueAct Holdings L.P. (4.53%), BlackRock Inc. (4.11%), London Co. of Virginia (3.45%), Gates Capital Management Inc. (3.36%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (2.71%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.63%). Company insiders that own Armstrong World Industries stock include David S Cookson, Ellen R Romano, Holdings LP Valueact, Mark A Hershey and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Armstrong World Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ValueAct Holdings L.P., MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Timucuan Asset Management Inc. FL, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Prudential Financial Inc., First Quadrant L P CA and Gotham Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Armstrong World Industries company stock in the last year include David S Cookson, Holdings LP Valueact, Mark A Hershey and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Insider Buying and Selling for Armstrong World Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Cantillon Capital Management LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Jane Street Group LLC and Hudson Bay Capital Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Armstrong World Industries.

How do I buy shares of Armstrong World Industries?

Shares of AWI 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 Armstrong World Industries' stock price today?

One share of AWI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.61.

How big of a company is Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries has a market capitalization of $3.45 billion and generates $893.60 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $154.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.02 on an earnings per share basis. Armstrong World Industries employs 3,900 workers across the globe.

What is Armstrong World Industries' official website?

The official website for Armstrong World Industries is http://www.armstrongceilings.com.

How can I contact Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries' mailing address is 2500 COLUMBIA AVE, LANCASTER PA, 17603. The construction company can be reached via phone at 717-397-0611 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE AWI)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  374 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  749
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Armstrong World Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AWI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AWI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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