AZZ Company Profile (NYSE:AZZ)

About AZZ

AZZ logoAZZ Inc. is a provider of galvanizing services, welding solutions, specialty electrical equipment and engineered services to the power generation, transmission, distribution, refining and industrial markets. The Company operates through two segments: Energy segment and Galvanizing segment. Its Energy segment provides products and services designed to support industrial, nuclear and electrical applications. Its product offerings include custom switchgear, electrical enclosures, medium and high voltage bus ducts, explosion proof and hazardous duty lighting, nuclear safety-related equipment and tubular products. Its Galvanizing segment provides hot dip galvanizing to the steel fabrication industry through facilities located throughout the United States and Canada. It serves fabricators or manufacturers that provide services to the electrical and telecommunications, bridge and highway, petrochemical and general industrial markets and various original equipment manufacturers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Diversified Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Heavy Electrical Equipment
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AZZ
  • CUSIP: 00247410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $58.70
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $59.11
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $61.51
  • 52-Week Range: $25,953,000.00 - $50.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.75
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.67
  • P/E Growth: 2.16
  • Market Cap: $1.55B
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,953,000
  • Beta: 1.46
  • Net Margins: 7.41%
  • Return on Equity: 14.39%
  • Return on Assets: 7.24%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.56%
  • Current Ratio: 2.15%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.35%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $57.50 (3.52% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/10/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeSell -> Hold$57.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHold$55.00View Rating Details
1/11/2016BB&T Co.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
10/12/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$59.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/6/2017Q317$0.92$0.70$227.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/5/2016Q217$0.72$0.55$225.43 million$195.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/5/2016Q117$0.84$0.81$242.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q416$0.67$0.72$211.21 million$217.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/8/2016Q316$0.91$0.91$242.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/29/2015Q216$0.68$0.67$214.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/1/2015Q116$0.70$0.77$230.31 million$228.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/22/2015Q415$0.59$0.63$201.52 million$181.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/9/2015Q315$0.74$0.77$224.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/1/2014Q215$0.63$0.53$193.42 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/27/2014Q115$0.54$0.52$191.37 million$216.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/4/2014Q414$0.42$0.40$191.97 million$181.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/8/2014Q3$0.74$0.59$218.63 million$197.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/27/2013Q214$0.66$0.57$202.83 million$189.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2013Q1 2014$0.63$0.56$197.08 million$183.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/8/2013Q4 2013$0.48$0.52$142.69 million$140.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/9/2013Q3 2013$0.57$0.60$152.92 million$149.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/27/2012Q213$0.52$0.62$146.12 million$153.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/28/2012$0.81$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/5/2012$0.82$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/6/2012$0.79$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/29/2011$0.76$0.76ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/30/2011$0.63$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/7/2011$0.73$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/7/2011$0.76$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.72 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.65$0.66$0.66
Q2 20161$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q3 20161$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q4 20161$1.03$1.03$1.03
Q1 20172$0.79$0.90$0.85
Q2 20172$0.69$0.70$0.70
Q3 20172$0.94$1.00$0.97
Q4 20172$0.72$0.74$0.73
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:1.14%
Dividend Growth:3.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:27.09% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
25.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
22.44% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.63%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/17/2016Venita Mccellon-AllenDirectorBuy5,000$53.91$269,550.00View SEC Filing  
10/13/2016Robert Joseph SteinesVPBuy1,000$54.54$54,540.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Thomas E FergusonInsiderBuy7,500$55.24$414,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Chris M BaciusVPBuy300$38.78$11,634.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Tara D MackeyInsiderBuy361$38.42$13,869.62View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Timothy E PendleySVPBuy109$38.42$4,187.78View SEC Filing  
7/19/2016Timothy E PendleySVPSell1,200$62.02$74,424.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Wallace P EismanDirectorBuy1,000$62.27$62,270.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2016H Kirk DowneyDirectorSell3,750$54.58$204,675.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Matthew Varley EmeryVPBuy295$37.33$11,012.35View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Robert Joseph SteinesCAOBuy143$37.33$5,338.19View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Tara D MackeyInsiderBuy103$38.42$3,957.26View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Thomas E FergusonCEOBuy722$43.75$31,587.50View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Timothy E PendleySVPBuy43$38.42$1,652.06View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Timothy E PendleySVPSell5,500$57.23$314,765.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Paul Wesley FehlmanCFOBuy1,500$47.30$70,950.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Thomas E. FergusonCEOBuy5,000$47.32$236,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Martin C BowenDirectorSell4,294$53.24$228,612.56View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Timothy E PendleySVPSell2,500$53.37$133,425.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015H Kirk DowneyDirectorSell4,834$44.12$213,276.08View SEC Filing  
1/23/2015Thomas E FergusonCEOBuy7,500$41.99$314,925.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2015Paul Wesley FehlmanCFOBuy2,000$40.95$81,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Sam RosenDirectorSell1,000$45.61$45,610.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Timothy E PendleySVPSell2,000$45.50$91,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2014H Kirk DowneyDirectorSell3,298$44.11$145,474.78View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Sam RosenDirectorSell2,000$42.30$84,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Francis QuinnVPSell1,500$43.00$64,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Timothy E PendleyVPSell2,500$44.36$110,900.00View SEC Filing  
10/15/2013David H DingusCEOSell10,000$42.50$425,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Sam RosenDirectorSell3,000$37.83$113,490.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Richard ButlerVPSell6,553$37.60$246,392.80View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Francis D QuinnVPSell1,100$38.00$41,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013David H DingusCEOSell27,035$41.88$1,132,225.80View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013David H DingusCEOSell4,365$43.01$187,738.65View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013H Kirk DowneyDirectorSell8,338$46.25$385,632.50View SEC Filing  
10/4/2012David H DingusCEOSell30,000$36.50$1,095,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2012Richard W ButlerVPSell2,500$37.56$93,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
DateHeadline logoBRIEF-AZZ wins contract from China Three Gorges Corporation (NYSE:AZZ) - February 18 at 3:42 PM
News IconElectrical Enclosure Market Size, Analysis, Trends, Report, Share, Investment Opportunities and Forecast To 2022 (NYSE:AZZ) - February 14 at 2:18 AM logoAZZ INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:AZZ) - February 8 at 3:55 PM
News IconElectrical Enclosure Global Market Trend, Research Approach, Data Analysis and Forecast to 2022 (NYSE:AZZ) - February 8 at 2:47 AM
News IconAZZ Inc (NYSE:AZZ) Upbeat Outlook For Fiscal Year 2018 (NYSE:AZZ) - February 8 at 2:47 AM logoAZZ Inc. Issues Fiscal Year 2018 Guidance for Revenue and Earnings (NYSE:AZZ) - February 7 at 4:46 PM logo6:32 am AZZ sees FY18 EPS $2.85-3.15 vs $3.03 two analyst estimate; sees revs $900-970 mln vs $904.84 mln two analyst estimate (NYSE:AZZ) - February 7 at 4:46 PM logoAZZ INC : ex-dividend day (NYSE:AZZ) - February 2 at 1:59 AM logoForm 3 AZZ INC For: Jan 19 Filed by: McGough Ed (NYSE:AZZ) - January 28 at 3:02 AM
News IconAZZ, Westinghouse opt for collaboration for nuclear unit (NYSE:AZZ) - January 25 at 3:54 PM logoWestinghouse not buying Nuclear Logistics, teams with its owner AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) - January 25 at 3:54 PM logoBRIEF-Implanet announces global marketing clearance of New JAZZ FRAME (NYSE:AZZ) - January 25 at 3:16 AM logoAZZ INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Other Events, Financial (NYSE:AZZ) - January 23 at 8:56 PM logoAZZ Inc. Appoints Ed McGough to the Board of Directors (NYSE:AZZ) - January 23 at 3:55 PM logoAZZ INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AZZ) - January 23 at 3:55 PM logoWestinghouse and AZZ Inc. Transition to Teaming Agreement (NYSE:AZZ) - January 21 at 3:44 PM
News IconWestinghouse scraps acquisition deal as parent company struggles (NYSE:AZZ) - January 21 at 2:54 AM logoBRIEF-AZZ and Westinghouse Electric Co announce teaming agreement mutually agree to terminate nuclear logistics transaction (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 9:53 PM logoAZZ, Inc. (AZZ) and Westinghouse Electric Team to Market Nuclear Safety-Related Equipment (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 9:53 PM
News IconAZZ Inc. To Retain Nuclear Logistics (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 9:53 PM logoAZZ Inc. and Westinghouse Electric Company Announce Teaming Agreement; Mutually Agree to Terminate Nuclear Logistics Transaction (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 4:52 PM logo6:31 am AZZ & Westinghouse Electric mutually agree to terminate nuclear logistics transaction, announce collaborative teaming agreement to jointly market their safety-related equipment solutions to the nuclear industry (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 4:52 PM logoAZZ Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.17 Per Share (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 4:52 PM logoAZZ, Westinghouse reveal new agreement, end prior nuclear logistics deal (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 12:57 PM logoAZZ declares $0.17 dividend (NYSE:AZZ) - January 20 at 6:57 AM logoShould You Get Rid of AZZ (AZZ) Now? (NYSE:AZZ) - January 18 at 4:26 PM
News IconIs AZZ incorporated’s (AZZ) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm? (NYSE:AZZ) - January 13 at 1:54 AM logoPost Earnings Coverage as AZZ's Q3 Earnings Lagged Behind Forecasts (NYSE:AZZ) - January 11 at 4:03 PM logoETFs with exposure to AZZ, Inc. : January 11, 2017 (NYSE:AZZ) - January 11 at 4:03 PM logoAZZ upgraded by Stifel (NYSE:AZZ) - January 10 at 3:51 PM logoAZZ, Inc. :AZZ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : January 10, 2017 (NYSE:AZZ) - January 10 at 3:51 PM logoAZZ, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AZZ-US : January 9, 2017 (NYSE:AZZ) - January 9 at 4:54 PM logoAzz Inc. Reports Another Weak Quarter (NYSE:AZZ) - January 9 at 4:54 PM logoEdited Transcript of AZZ earnings conference call or presentation 6-Jan-17 4:00pm GMT (NYSE:AZZ) - January 7 at 1:56 AM logoAZZ INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 8:56 PM logoAZZ Inc. (AZZ) Fades Ahead of Quarterly Earnings (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoAZZ Inc. (NASDAQ:AZZ) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoAZZ's (AZZ) CEO Tom Ferguson on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoBRIEF-Azz Inc Q3 earnings per share $0.70 (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoAZZ posts 3Q profit (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoQ3 2017 AZZ Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoAZZ Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2017 (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:54 PM logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: AZZ Drops On Weak Q3 Results; Stemline Shares Spike Higher (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 3:00 PM logoAZZ misses by $0.22, misses on revenue (NYSE:AZZ) - January 6 at 6:36 AM logoAZZ INC Files SEC form 8-K, Temporary Suspension of Trading Under Registrant's Employee Benefit Plans, Financial Stat (NYSE:AZZ) - January 4 at 2:43 AM logoVISA Inc V (NYSE:AZZ) - December 29 at 9:04 PM
News IconSuspension of trading regarding Accu Holding Ltd (SIX Swiss Exchange AG) (NYSE:AZZ) - December 28 at 3:47 PM logoAZZ INC. (NYSE:AZZ) Files An 8-K Temporary Suspension of Trading Under Registrant’s Employee Benefit Plans (NYSE:AZZ) - December 28 at 3:47 PM logoAZZ INC : Temporary Suspension of Trading Under Registrant's Employee Benefit Plans, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:AZZ) - December 27 at 4:04 PM logoAZZ INC. (NASDAQ:AZZ) Files An 8-K Temporary Suspension of Trading Under Registrant’s Employee Benefit Plans (NYSE:AZZ) - December 27 at 4:04 PM


What is AZZ's stock symbol?

AZZ trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AZZ."

How often does AZZ pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AZZ?

AZZ declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 20th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 6th will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Monday, February 20th. This represents a $0.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 2nd.

Where is AZZ's stock going? Where will AZZ's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for AZZ's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $60.00. On average, they anticipate AZZ's stock price to reach $57.50 in the next year.

When will AZZ announce their earnings?

AZZ is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 19th 2017.

Who owns AZZ stock?

AZZ's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (8.29%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.63%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (2.38%), State Street Corp (2.20%), Cortina Asset Management LLC (0.42%) and Gabelli Funds LLC (0.36%). Company insiders that own AZZ stock include Chris M Bacius, H Kirk Downey, Martin C Bowen, Matthew Varley Emery, Paul Wesley Fehlman, Robert Joseph Steines, Tara D Mackey, Thomas E Ferguson, Timothy E Pendley, Venita Mccellon-Allen and Wallace P Eisman.

Who sold AZZ stock? Who is selling AZZ stock?

AZZ's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Royce & Associates LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Century Capital Management LLC, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC and New York State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold AZZ stock in the last year include H Kirk Downey and Timothy E Pendley.

Who bought AZZ stock? Who is buying AZZ stock?

AZZ's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, State Street Corp, Cortina Asset Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Summit Global Investments, Keybank National Association OH, Comerica Bank and Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky. Company insiders that have bought AZZ stock in the last two years include Chris M Bacius, Matthew Varley Emery, Paul Wesley Fehlman, Robert Joseph Steines, Tara D Mackey, Thomas E Ferguson, Timothy E Pendley, Venita Mccellon-Allen and Wallace P Eisman.

How do I buy AZZ stock?

Shares of AZZ 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 AZZ stock cost?

One share of AZZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.60.

AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by Staff