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

$96.85
+0.91 (+0.95 %)
(As of 09/17/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$95.65
Now: $96.85
$96.95
50-Day Range
$91.55
MA: $95.09
$99.52
52-Week Range
$54.34
Now: $96.85
$104.50
Volume220,369 shs
Average Volume440,882 shs
Market Capitalization$4.71 billion
P/E Ratio26.46
Dividend Yield0.73%
Beta1.57
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$5.5060 per share
Book Value$5.27 per share

Profitability

Net Income$185.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,000
Market Cap$4.71 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. Shareholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.72%. 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 declared that its board 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 reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are usually 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) issued its earnings results on Monday, July, 29th. The construction company reported $1.27 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.10. The construction company had revenue of $272 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates 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 revenue was up 9.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.97 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 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 updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) 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 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Armstrong World Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $110.00. On average, they anticipate Armstrong World Industries' share price to reach $92.6313 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.3%. 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 negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Armstrong World Industries earned a daily sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the construction company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely 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 increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,223,500 shares, an increase of 5.8% from the July 31st total of 1,156,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 384,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.2 days. Approximately 2.6% of the shares of the company 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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 institutional 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 institutional investors are buying Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was purchased 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Armstrong World Industries' stock price today?

One share of AWI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $96.84.

How big of a company is Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries has a market capitalization of $4.71 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:  424 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  428 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  852
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 9/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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