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NYSE:AYI

Acuity Brands Stock Forecast, Price & News

$157.84
+3.80 (+2.47%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$153.31
$158.37
50-Day Range
$146.36
$185.49
52-Week Range
$142.71
$224.59
Volume
340,264 shs
Average Volume
303,611 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.46 billion
P/E Ratio
16.31
Dividend Yield
0.34%
Price Target
$210.67

Acuity Brands Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.71 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
33.5% Upside
$210.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.30% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.05
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.29mentions of Acuity Brands in the last 14 days
Based on 36 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$160.79 K Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-0.81%
From $11.17 to $11.08 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.13 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

56th out of 137 stocks

Electric Lighting & Wiring Equipment Industry

3rd out of 8 stocks

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About Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI)

Acuity Brands, Inc. provides lighting and building management solutions in North America and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls (ABL); and the Intelligent Spaces Group (ISG). The ABL segment provides commercial, architectural, and specialty lighting solutions, as well as lighting controls and components for various indoor and outdoor applications under the Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, Gotham, Mark Architectural Lighting, Winona Lighting, Juno, Indy, Aculux, Healthcare Lighting, Hydrel, American Electric Lighting, Sunoptics, eldoLED, nLight, Sensor Switch, IOTA, A-Light, Cyclone, Eureka, Lumniaire LED, Luminis, Dark to Light, and RELOC Wiring Solutions brands. This segment serves electrical distributors, retail home improvement centers, electric utilities, national accounts, digital retailers, lighting showrooms, and energy service companies. The ISG segment offers building management systems and location-aware applications under the Distech Controls, Atrius, and Rockpile Ventures brands. This segment serves system integrators, as well as retail stores, airports, and enterprise campuses. Acuity Brands, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric lighting & wiring equipment
Sub-Industry
Electrical Components & Equipment
CUSIP
00508Y10
Employees
13,000
Year Founded
2001

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/2 Dividend
4/14/2022
Dividend Payable
5/02/2022
Last Earnings
6/30/2022
Today
7/01/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/1 Dividend
7/14/2022
Dividend Payable
8/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
8/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/05/2022

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$210.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$244.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$181.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+33.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.71428571428571
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$306.30 million
Pretax Margin
11.85%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.46 billion
Cash Flow
$12.77 per share
Book Value
$57.26 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
34,165,000
Market Cap
$5.46 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.56

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Acuity Brands Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Acuity Brands stock right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Acuity Brands in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Acuity Brands stock.
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What is Acuity Brands' stock price forecast for 2022?

7 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Acuity Brands' shares. Their AYI stock forecasts range from $181.00 to $244.00. On average, they expect Acuity Brands' share price to reach $210.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.5% from the stock's current price.
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How has Acuity Brands' stock price performed in 2022?

Acuity Brands' stock was trading at $211.72 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, AYI stock has decreased by 25.4% and is now trading at $157.84.
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When is Acuity Brands' next earnings date?

Acuity Brands is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 5th 2022.
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How were Acuity Brands' earnings last quarter?

Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 30th. The electronics maker reported $3.52 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.78 by $0.74. The electronics maker had revenue of $1.06 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $988.15 million. Acuity Brands had a net margin of 9.30% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.57%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 17.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $2.62 earnings per share.
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How often does Acuity Brands pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Acuity Brands?

Acuity Brands declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 29th. Investors of record on Friday, July 15th will be given a dividend of $0.13 per share on Monday, August 1st. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.33%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 14th.
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Is Acuity Brands a good dividend stock?

Acuity Brands(NYSE:AYI) pays an annual dividend of $0.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.34%. The dividend payout ratio of Acuity Brands is 5.37%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Acuity Brands will have a dividend payout ratio of 4.69% next year. This indicates that Acuity Brands will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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Who are Acuity Brands' key executives?

Acuity Brands' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Neil M. Ashe, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 54, Pay $2.68M)
  • Ms. Karen J. Holcom, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53, Pay $1.22M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Barry R. Goldman, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 55, Pay $893.71k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Dianne S. Mills, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 61, Pay $926.69k)
  • Mr. Tyler H. Moon, Sr. VP & COO
  • Ms. Charlotte McLaughlin, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Candace Steele Flippin, Sr. VP & Chief Communications Officer
  • Mr. Pete Shannin, VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. C. Dan Smith Jr., Sr. VP & Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Laurent J. Vernerey, Strategic Bus. Devel. Exec. (Age 62)

What is Neil Ashe's approval rating as Acuity Brands' CEO?

18 employees have rated Acuity Brands CEO Neil Ashe on Glassdoor.com. Neil Ashe has an approval rating of 62% among Acuity Brands' employees. This puts Neil Ashe in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Acuity Brands own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Acuity Brands investors own include Allergan (AGN), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), International Business Machines (IBM), Intel (INTC), Coca-Cola (KO), Netflix (NFLX), AT&T (T), Broadcom (AVGO), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is Acuity Brands' stock symbol?

Acuity Brands trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AYI."

How do I buy shares of Acuity Brands?

Shares of AYI 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 Acuity Brands' stock price today?

One share of AYI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $157.84.

How much money does Acuity Brands make?

Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion and generates $3.46 billion in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $306.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.68 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Acuity Brands have?

Acuity Brands employs 13,000 workers across the globe.

When was Acuity Brands founded?

Acuity Brands was founded in 2001.

How can I contact Acuity Brands?

Acuity Brands' mailing address is 1170 PEACHTREE STREET NE SUITE 2300, ATLANTA GA, 30309. The official website for Acuity Brands is www.acuitybrands.com. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at (404) 853-1400, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 404-853-1430.

This page (NYSE:AYI) was last updated on 7/1/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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