Armstrong World Industries Company Profile (NYSE:AWI)

About Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)

Armstrong World Industries logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a global producer of ceiling systems. The Company owns and operates the Building Products (Ceilings) segment. The Company designs, manufactures and sells ceiling systems (primarily mineral fiber, fiberglass wool and metal) around the world. Its products are used in commercial and institutional buildings. Its geographical segments include Americas (including Canada); Europe, Middle East and Africa (including Russia) (EMEA), and Pacific Rim. As of December 31, 2016, it had 15 manufacturing plants in eight countries, including six plants located throughout the United States. Its Americas segment sells products for use in single and multi-family housing. It sells commercial products to building materials distributors re-selling its products to contractors, subcontractors' alliances, architect and design firms, and facility owners. Residential ceiling products are sold in the Americas primarily to wholesalers and retailers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Construction Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Building Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:AWI
  • CUSIP: 04247X10
  • Web: www.armstrong.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.57568 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 52,888,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $47.27
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $45.67
  • 52 Week Range: $36.38 - $50.15
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.50
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.28 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.02
  • Book Value: $5.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 8.68
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $255.1 million
  • Net Margins: 13.24%
  • Return on Equity: 49.73%
  • Return on Assets: 7.74%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.80%
  • Current Ratio: 1.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.14%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 448,177 shs.
  • Beta: 1.63
  • Short Ratio: 8.43
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)

What is Armstrong World Industries' stock symbol?

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

How were Armstrong World Industries' earnings last quarter?

Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 31st. The company reported $0.73 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $330.80 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $330.92 million. Armstrong World Industries had a net margin of 13.24% and a return on equity of 49.73%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.56 earnings per share. View Armstrong World Industries' Earnings History.

When will Armstrong World Industries make its next earnings announcement?

Armstrong World Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 30th 2017. 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 FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.65-2.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.68.

Where is Armstrong World Industries' stock going? Where will Armstrong World Industries' stock price be in 2017?

8 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Armstrong World Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Armstrong World Industries' share price to reach $44.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Armstrong World Industries.

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:

  • James J. O'Connor, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Victor D. Grizzle, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Brian L. MacNeal, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Mark A. Hershey, Senior Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Ellen R. Romano, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Charles M. Chiappone, Senior Vice President - Ceilings Solutions
  • David S. Cookson, Senior Vice President - Americas
  • Stephen F. McNamara, Vice President, Controller
  • Stanley A. Askren, Independent Director
  • Tao Huang, Independent Director

Who owns Armstrong World Industries stock?

Armstrong World Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include ValueAct Holdings L.P. (17.40%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (8.98%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.60%), Stockbridge Partners LLC (4.94%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (3.56%) and Tiger Global Management LLC (3.36%). Company insiders that own Armstrong World Industries stock include Roy W Templin and Stephen F Mcnamara. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Armstrong World Industries.

Who sold Armstrong World Industries stock? Who is selling Armstrong World Industries stock?

Armstrong World Industries' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stockbridge Partners LLC, Samlyn Capital LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Balyasny Asset Management LLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP, California Public Employees Retirement System and Comerica Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Armstrong World Industries.

Who bought Armstrong World Industries stock? Who is buying Armstrong World Industries stock?

Armstrong World Industries' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including River Road Asset Management LLC, Timucuan Asset Management Inc. FL, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Tiger Global Management LLC, First Eagle Investment Management LLC and Menta Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Armstrong World Industries.

How do I buy Armstrong World Industries stock?

Shares of Armstrong World Industries can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Armstrong World Industries' stock price today?

One share of Armstrong World Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.80.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE AWI)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  210 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  269 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  479
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $44.83 (8.13% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/29/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$50.00MediumView Rating Details
8/2/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$52.00 -> $53.00LowView Rating Details
4/17/2017InstinetBoost Price TargetOutperform$20.00 -> $26.00LowView Rating Details
4/12/2017NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy$55.00LowView Rating Details
12/16/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
11/14/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$46.00N/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Zelman & AssociatesDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/4/2016Bank of America CorporationSet Price TargetSell$39.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016KeyCorpUpgradeSector Weight -> Overweight$50.00N/AView Rating Details
7/11/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$38.00 -> $34.00N/AView Rating Details
7/8/2016StephensInitiated CoverageEqual WeightN/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$36.40 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageNeutral$45.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutral$50.00 -> $45.00N/AView Rating Details
5/10/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweight$45.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
1/27/2016BB&T CorporationUpgradeHold -> Buy$50.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Earnings by Quarter for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE AWI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/30/2017$0.89N/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2017Q2 2017$0.69$0.73$330.92 million$330.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.56$0.55$298.69 million$315.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416$0.44$0.45$302.28 million$297.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316$0.76$0.76$343.50 million$334.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216$0.51$0.56$311.65 million$314.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.42$0.47$562.43 million$571.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415$0.33$0.27$580.26 million$577.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.74$0.80$674.53 million$658.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.57$0.81$657.75 million$632.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q414$0.40$0.37$594.30 million$551.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q4$0.28$0.38$618.86 million$587.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.78$0.83$727.48 million$728.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q2 14$0.65$0.60$727.12 million$710.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.45$0.42$641.32 million$634.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2014Q413$0.41$0.32$654.23 million$661.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.86$0.94$744.17 million$729.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.64$0.62$694.27 million$706.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.39$0.22$633.24 million$622.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.32$0.34$610.32 million$612.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.78$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.55$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2011$0.83$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$0.70$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011$0.36$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.16$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.72
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.12
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.58$0.59$0.59
Q2 20172$0.67$0.69$0.68
Q3 20172$0.90$0.91$0.91
Q4 20172$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q1 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q2 20181$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q3 20181$0.99$0.99$0.99
Q4 20181$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.70%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/2/2016Roy W TemplinDirectorBuy2,670$37.16$99,217.20View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Stephen F McnamaraVPSell2,274$45.00$102,330.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Stephen F McnamaraVPSell2,000$60.15$120,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015World Industries In ArmstrongMajor ShareholderSell1,541,940$56.03$86,394,898.20View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015World Industries In ArmstrongMajor ShareholderSell2,739,944$55.40$151,792,897.60View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Stephen F McnamaraVPSell4,881$53.65$261,865.65View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Holdings L.P. ValueactMajor ShareholderBuy1,000,000$49.11$49,110,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Stephen F McnamaraVPSell5,000$54.54$272,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Stephen McnamaraVPSell5,000$53.15$265,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Stephen McnamaraVPSell3,992$55.76$222,593.92View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014Tpg Advisors Vi, Inc.InsiderSell2,054,977$53.80$110,557,762.60View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014World Industries In Armstrongmajor shareholderSell1,845,023$53.80$99,262,237.40View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Stephen McnamaraVPSell3,991$60.59$241,814.69View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Donald MaierVPSell100,522$58.00$5,830,276.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013World Industries In Armstrongmajor shareholderSell3,631,735$50.67$184,020,012.45View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Tpg Advisors Vi, Inc.major shareholderSell2,744,425$51.41$141,090,889.25View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Stephen F McnamaraVPSell2,010$53.30$107,133.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Thomas Michael KaneVPSell11,398$52.14$594,291.72View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012World Industries In ArmstrongMajor ShareholderSell4,016,409$48.96$196,643,384.64View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
Latest Headlines for Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI)
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seekingalpha.com logoUSG Corporation: Fierce Competition And Lackluster Financials
seekingalpha.com - September 18 at 9:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks Showing Improved Relative Strength: Armstrong World Industries
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoReasons to Hold on to Armstrong World (AWI) Stock for Now
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 4:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Armstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $356.15 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 8:05 AM
streetinsider.com logoArmstrong World (AWI) Sued by Roxul Over Anticompetitive Conduct
www.streetinsider.com - September 11 at 4:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries Shows Rising Relative Price Performance; Still Shy Of Key Threshold
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 4:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AWI) : September 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 2:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 2:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Is Armstrong World (AWI) Down 3.4% Since the Last Earnings Report?
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 4:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$356.15 Million in Sales Expected for Armstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 3:58 PM
forbes.com logoSelling Pet Pills to People? PetMed Express' Publicity Crisis
www.forbes.com - August 29 at 4:35 PM
forbes.com logoSelling Pet Pills to People? PetMed Express' Publicity Crisis
www.forbes.com - August 29 at 4:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AWI-US : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 4:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AWI-US : August 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 4:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Rating Reiterated by Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 6:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Armstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) to Post $0.92 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 28 at 2:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Armstrong World Industries (AWI) & Forterra (FRTA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 10:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AWI-US : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 4:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Armstrong World Industries, Inc. : August 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Armstrong World Industries Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 4:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $356.15 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) Upgraded at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 1:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI) & USG Corporation (USG) Financial Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 12:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Armstrong World Industries Inc Cut by SunTrust Banks (AWI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 1:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) Lowered by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.91 Per Share, KeyCorp Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 7:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World (AWI) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 9.1%
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. :AWI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AWI earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 2:26 AM
seekingalpha.com logoArmstrong World Industries (AWI) Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 31 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Armstrong World Industries, Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 4:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 4:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 4:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.04 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AWI-US : July 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 4:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) to Release Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 7:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$329.14 Million in Sales Expected for Armstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 22 at 11:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 1:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries to Report Second Quarter 2017 Results July 31
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 5:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 12:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoArmstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $329.14 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong World Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AWI-US : June 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 3:55 PM
marketwatch.com logoGeneral Building Materials Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Forterra, AMN Healthcare Services, Armstrong World Industries, and JELD-WEN
www.marketwatch.com - June 26 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoArmstrong (AWI) Rides on Acquisitions, Headwinds Remain
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Armstrong World Industries Inc (AWI) to Announce $0.69 Earnings Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 8:34 AM
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