About Acuity Brands
Acuity Brands, Inc. is a provider of lighting solutions for commercial, institutional, industrial, infrastructure and residential applications throughout North America and other international markets. The Company operates through North American segment. The Company offers a portfolio of indoor and outdoor lighting and building management solutions for commercial, institutional, industrial, infrastructure and residential applications. The portfolio of lighting solutions include lighting products utilizing fluorescent, light emitting diode (LED), organic LED (OLED), high intensity discharge, metal halide, and incandescent light sources to illuminate a number of applications. The solutions portfolio of the Company also includes modular wiring, LED drivers, sensors, glass and inverters sold primarily to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). Its lighting and building management solutions are marketed under various brand names, including Lithonia Lighting and Holophane.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Construction
- Industry: Diversified Electronics
- Sub-Industry: Electrical Components & Equipment
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: AYI
- CUSIP: 00508Y10
- Previous Close: $223.23
- 50 Day Moving Average: $213.05
- 200 Day Moving Average: $242.68
- 52-Week Range: $188.09 - $280.89
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.43
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.78
- P/E Growth: 1.02
- Market Cap: $9.53B
- Outstanding Shares: 43,799,000
- Beta: 1.33
- Net Margins: 8.93%
- Return on Equity: 20.71%
- Return on Assets: 11.85%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.21%
- Current Ratio: 2.22%
- Quick Ratio: 1.68%
What is Acuity Brands' stock symbol?
Acuity Brands trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AYI."
How often does Acuity Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Acuity Brands?
Acuity Brands announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, January 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Wednesday, February 1st. This represents a $0.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.24%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 19th.
Where is Acuity Brands' stock going? Where will Acuity Brands' stock price be in 2017?
12 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Acuity Brands' stock. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $306.00. On average, they anticipate Acuity Brands' share price to reach $253.30 in the next year.
When will Acuity Brands announce their earnings?
Acuity Brands is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 4th 2017.
What are analysts saying about Acuity Brands stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Acuity Brands stock:
According to Zacks Investment Research, "Acuity Brands, Inc. is comprised of the Acuity Lighting Group and Acuity Specialty Products. The Acuity Lighting Group is the world's largest lighting fixture manufacturer and includes brands such as Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, and Hydrel. Acuity Specialty Products is a leading provider of specialty chemicals and includes brands such as Zep, Enforcer, and Selig. " (1/13/2017)
Robert W. Baird analysts commented, "We view INFY’s FQ4-16 results and F2017 guidance as a positive read-through for CTSH." (4/19/2016)
Who owns Acuity Brands stock?
Acuity Brands' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (6.17%), State Street Corp (4.39%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (3.41%), Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C (2.37%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (1.24%) and Janus Capital Management LLC (1.03%). Company insiders that own Acuity Brands stock include Julia B North, Mark A Black, Peter C Browning, Ray M Robinson, Richard K Reece, Vernon J Nagel and W Patrick Battle.
Who sold Acuity Brands stock? Who is selling Acuity Brands stock?
Acuity Brands' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Aviva PLC, Brown Capital Management LLC, Azimuth Capital Management LLC and Keybank National Association OH. Company insiders that have sold Acuity Brands stock in the last year include Mark A Black, Peter C Browning, Ray M Robinson, Richard K Reece and Vernon J Nagel.
Who bought Acuity Brands stock? Who is buying Acuity Brands stock?
Acuity Brands' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, State Street Corp, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership and Asset Management One Co. Ltd..
How do I buy Acuity Brands stock?
Shares of Acuity Brands can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Acuity Brands stock cost?
One share of Acuity Brands stock can currently be purchased for approximately $217.53.