Armstrong World Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.87 (+1.82 %)
(As of 05/7/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume416,499 shs
Average Volume367,954 shs
Market Capitalization$5.00 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.82%
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Plastics products, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryBuilding Products
Year Founded1860

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.04 billion
Cash Flow$8.02 per share
Book Value$7.52 per share


Net Income$214.50 million




Market Cap$5.00 billion
Next Earnings Date7/27/2021 (Estimated)

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About Armstrong World Industries

Armstrong World Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, 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, as well as wood, wood fiber, glass-reinforced-gypsum, and felt ceiling and wall 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 solutions. It sells its commercial ceiling and architectural specialties products to resale distributors and ceiling system contractors; and residential ceiling products to wholesalers and retailers, such as large home centers. The company was incorporated in 1891 and is headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.


Overall MarketRank

1.25 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

106th out of 206 stocks

Plastics Products, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

8th out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Armstrong World Industries a buy right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Armstrong World Industries in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Armstrong World Industries stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AWI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is Armstrong World Industries' next earnings date?

Armstrong World Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 27th 2021.
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How were Armstrong World Industries' earnings last quarter?

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, April, 26th. The construction company reported $0.84 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.06. The construction company earned $251.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $241.92 million. Armstrong World Industries had a negative net margin of 7.85% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 49.60%. Armstrong World Industries's revenue was up 1.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.10 EPS.
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How has Armstrong World Industries' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Armstrong World Industries' stock was trading at $91.58 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AWI shares have increased by 14.1% and is now trading at $104.45.
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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 Tuesday, April 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Thursday, May 20th. This represents a $0.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 5th.
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Is Armstrong World Industries a good dividend stock?

Armstrong World Industries pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.82%. Armstrong World Industries has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Armstrong World Industries is 17.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Armstrong World Industries will have a dividend payout ratio of 21.37% next year. This indicates that Armstrong World Industries will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Armstrong World Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Armstrong World Industries updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 3.800-4.000 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.030. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.03 billion-$1.06 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.05 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AWI?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Armstrong World Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $68.00 to $115.00. On average, they expect Armstrong World Industries' stock price to reach $87.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 16.4%.
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Who are Armstrong World Industries' key executives?

Armstrong World Industries' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Victor D. Grizzle, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $1.81M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Brian L. MacNeal, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54, Pay $775.65k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Mark A. Hershey, Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51, Pay $757.99k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Ellen R. Romano, Sr. VP of HR (Age 59, Pay $550.93k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Charles M. Chiappone, Sr. VP of Ceilings & Wall Solutions (Age 58, Pay $749.69k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Thomas J. Waters, VP of Treasury & Investor Relations
  • Jennifer Johnson, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Stephen F. McNamara, VP & Controller (Age 54)

What is Victor Grizzle's approval rating as Armstrong World Industries' CEO?

50 employees have rated Armstrong World Industries CEO Victor Grizzle on Victor Grizzle has an approval rating of 80% among Armstrong World Industries' employees.

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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 Carnival Co. & (CCL), Armstrong Flooring (AFI), Coty (COTY), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), The Coca-Cola (KO), L Brands (LB) and Altria Group (MO).

What is Armstrong World Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are Armstrong World Industries' major shareholders?

Armstrong World Industries' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.41%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (2.54%), Yacktman Asset Management LP (2.33%), Natixis Advisors L.P. (0.37%), Swiss National Bank (0.23%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.22%). Company insiders that own Armstrong World Industries stock include Charles M Chiappone, Ellen R Romano, Mark A Hershey, Stephen F Mcnamara and Victor Grizzle.
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Which major investors are selling Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Cantillon Capital Management LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Rhumbline Advisers, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, and GWM Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Armstrong World Industries company stock in the last year include Charles M Chiappone, Ellen R Romano, Mark A Hershey, Stephen F Mcnamara, and Victor Grizzle.
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Which major investors are buying Armstrong World Industries stock?

AWI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Yacktman Asset Management LP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., First National Bank Sioux Falls, Symmetry Partners LLC, BBVA USA Bancshares Inc., BOKF NA, and Focused Wealth Management Inc.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Armstrong World Industries' stock price today?

One share of AWI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $104.45.

How much money does Armstrong World Industries make?

Armstrong World Industries has a market capitalization of $5.00 billion and generates $1.04 billion in revenue each year. The construction company earns $214.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.78 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Armstrong World Industries have?

Armstrong World Industries employs 2,700 workers across the globe.

When was Armstrong World Industries founded?

Armstrong World Industries was founded in 1860.

What is Armstrong World Industries' official website?

The official website for Armstrong World Industries is

Where are Armstrong World Industries' headquarters?

Armstrong World Industries is headquartered at 2500 COLUMBIA AVE, LANCASTER PA, 17603.

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]

This page was last updated on 5/9/2021 by Staff
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