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

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$73.26 +1.02 (+1.41 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 03:21 PM ET)
Previous Close$72.24
Today's Range$72.45 - $73.34
52-Week Range$54.34 - $75.67
Volume9,212 shs
Average Volume428,807 shs
Market Capitalization$3.55 billion
P/E Ratio19.97
Dividend Yield0.97%
Beta1.83
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 N/A
Sub-IndustryBuilding Products
SectorConstruction
CUSIP04247X10
CIK7431
Phone717-397-0611

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$975.30 million
Cash Flow$5.4307 per share
Book Value$5.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$185.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees3,900
Market Cap$3.55 billion
Next Earnings Date4/29/2019 (Estimated)
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 21st. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.175 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $0.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 4th. 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 stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, October 31st 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Armstrong World Industries' earnings last quarter?

Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 25th. The construction company reported $0.80 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.03. The construction company had revenue of $238.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $239.46 million. Armstrong World Industries had a net margin of 19.06% and a return on equity of 54.86%. The company's revenue was up 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 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 Monday, April 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Armstrong World Industries.

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

Armstrong World Industries updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.60-4.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.37.

What price target have analysts set for AWI?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Armstrong World Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $87.00. On average, they anticipate Armstrong World Industries' stock price to reach $77.7214 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Armstrong World Industries.

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

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Armstrong World Industries in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 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 coverage about AWI stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Armstrong World Industries earned a media sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Armstrong World Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Armstrong World Industries own?

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 number 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Millennium Management LLC, Cantillon Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 $73.26.

How big of a company is Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries has a market capitalization of $3.55 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 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:  383 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  385 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  768
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 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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