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

$91.55
-3.33 (-3.51 %)
(As of 08/25/2019 04:56 AM ET)
Today's Range
$91.31
Now: $91.55
$94.72
50-Day Range
$92.59
MA: $97.06
$100.12
52-Week Range
$54.34
Now: $91.55
$104.50
Volume249,235 shs
Average Volume386,752 shs
Market Capitalization$4.46 billion
P/E Ratio25.01
Dividend Yield0.73%
Beta1.63
Armstrong World Industries, Inc designs, manufactures, and sells ceiling systems primarily for use in the construction and renovation of residential and commercial buildings in the United States, Canada, and Latin America. The company operates through Mineral Fiber and Architectural Specialties segments. The company produces suspended mineral fiber, soft fiber, fiberglass wool, and metal ceiling systems; ceiling perimeters and trims, as well as grid products that support drywall ceiling systems; ceilings and walls for use in commercial settings; and acoustical and architectural cast ceilings, walls, facades, columns and moldings, and structural solutions. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Plastics products, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryBuilding Products
SectorConstruction
CUSIP04247X10
CIK7431
Phone717-397-0611

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$975.30 million
Cash Flow$5.2404 per share
Book Value$4.99 per share

Profitability

Net Income$185.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,000
Market Cap$4.46 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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, July 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.175 per share on Thursday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.76%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 7th. View Armstrong World Industries' Dividend History.

How will Armstrong World Industries' stock buyback program work?

Armstrong World Industries announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback plan on Tuesday, October 31st 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Armstrong World Industries' earnings last quarter?

Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) released its earnings results on Monday, July, 29th. The construction company reported $1.27 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.10. The construction company earned $272 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $278.75 million. Armstrong World Industries had a net margin of 20.17% and a return on equity of 77.10%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 9.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.97 earnings per share. 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 Tuesday, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Armstrong World Industries.

What guidance has Armstrong World Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Armstrong World Industries issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.043571-1.07283 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.07 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AWI?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Armstrong World Industries' shares. Their predictions range from $70.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Armstrong World Industries' stock price to reach $92.6313 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% 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?

Media headlines about AWI stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Armstrong World Industries earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the construction company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Armstrong World Industries.

Are investors shorting Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,215,700 shares, a drop of 8.1% from the June 15th total of 1,322,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 417,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days. Currently, 2.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Armstrong World Industries' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Armstrong World Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Armstrong World Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Armstrong World Industries investors own include Armstrong Flooring (AFI), Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (KTOS), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Autodesk (ADSK), Harsco (HSC), Adobe (ADBE), Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Celgene (CELG) and Comcast (CMCSA).

Who are Armstrong World Industries' key executives?

Armstrong World Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Victor D. Grizzle, Director, Pres & CEO (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 & Wall 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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (13.30%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.41%), BlackRock Inc. (4.68%), BlackRock Inc. (4.68%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (2.67%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.46%). Company insiders that own Armstrong World Industries stock include David S Cookson, Ellen R Romano, Holdings LP Valueact, Mark A Hershey, Stephen F Mcnamara and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Armstrong World Industries.

Which major investors are selling Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, MIG Capital LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp and William Blair Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Armstrong World Industries company stock in the last year include Ellen R Romano, Holdings LP Valueact, Mark A Hershey, Stephen F Mcnamara and Valueact Capital Master Fund,. View Insider Buying and Selling for Armstrong World Industries.

Which major investors are buying Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Victory Capital Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc. and Carlson Capital L P. 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 $91.55.

How big of a company is Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries has a market capitalization of $4.46 billion and generates $975.30 million in revenue each year. The construction company earns $185.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.66 on an earnings per share basis. Armstrong World Industries employs 4,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Armstrong World Industries.

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:  420 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  424 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  844
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 8/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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