AZZ Company Profile (NYSE: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: Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Heavy Electrical Equipment
  • Symbol: NYSE:AZZ
  • CUSIP: 00247410
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.30361 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,994,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $49.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $54.17
  • 52 Week Range: $46.20 - $67.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.82
  • P/E Growth: 1.91
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $824.81 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.61
  • Book Value: $20.64 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.47
  • Annual Dividend: $0.68
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBIDTA: $143.9 million
  • Net Margins: 6.44%
  • Return on Equity: 10.98%
  • Return on Assets: 5.77%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 2.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.49%
  • Average Volume: 103,341 shs.
  • Beta: 1.58

Frequently Asked Questions for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)

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 Thursday, July 6th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 18th will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 14th. View AZZ's Dividend History.

How were AZZ's earnings last quarter?

AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 6th. The company reported $0.51 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.19. The firm earned $208.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $225.08 million. AZZ had a return on equity of 10.98% and a net margin of 6.44%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 14.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.81 EPS. View AZZ's Earnings History.

When will AZZ make its next earnings announcement?

AZZ is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for AZZ.

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

1 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for AZZ's shares. Their forecasts range from $56.00 to $56.00. On average, they expect AZZ's share price to reach $56.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for AZZ.

Who are some of AZZ's key competitors?

Who are AZZ's key executives?

AZZ's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kevern R. Joyce, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Thomas E. Ferguson, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Paul Wesley Fehlman, Senior Vice President - Finance, Chief Financial Officer
  • Tim E. Pendley, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Galvanizing
  • Chris M. Bacius, Vice President - Corporate Development
  • Tara D. Mackey, Chief Legal Officer, Secretary
  • Daniel E. Berce, Independent Director
  • Paul Eisman, Independent Director
  • Daniel R. Feehan, Independent Director
  • Venita McCellon-Allen, Independent Director

Who owns AZZ stock?

AZZ's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.86%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.88%), FMR LLC (7.35%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (7.09%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.88%) and Van Berkom & Associates Inc. (3.74%). Company insiders that own AZZ stock include Chris M Bacius, H Kirk Downey, 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. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AZZ.

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 Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold AZZ stock in the last year include H Kirk Downey and Timothy E Pendley. View Insider Buying and Selling for AZZ.

Who bought AZZ stock? Who is buying AZZ stock?

AZZ's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Van Berkom & Associates Inc., Dean Capital Management, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Pennsylvania Trust Co, State Street Corp, AHL Partners LLP and Vanguard Group Inc.. 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for AZZ.

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.

What is AZZ's stock price today?

One share of AZZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.95.

MarketBeat Community Rating for AZZ (NYSE AZZ)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  62 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  119 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  181
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AZZ and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $56.00 (9.91% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/7/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$56.00MediumView Rating Details
7/6/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHold$55.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2016BB&T CorporationDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/12/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$59.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Earnings by Quarter for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Earnings History by Quarter for AZZ (NYSE AZZ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/3/2017$0.57N/AView Earnings Details
7/6/20175/31/2017$0.70$0.51$225.08 million$208.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2017Q4 2017$0.61$0.44$215.86 million$193.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/6/2017Q317$0.83$0.70$245.38 million$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$247.51 million$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$249.87 million$242.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/29/2015Q216$0.68$0.67$217.86 million$214.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/1/2015Q116$0.69$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$0.75$228.80 million$224.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/1/2014Q215$0.64$0.63$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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.24
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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)
Most Recent Dividend:8/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:1.33%
Dividend Growth:3.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:33.50% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
26.15% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
22.44% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.34%
Insider Trades by Quarter for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/11/2017Paul Wesley FehlmanCFOBuy1,500$49.31$73,965.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2017Thomas E FergusonInsiderBuy5,000$49.59$247,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2017H Kirk DowneyDirectorSell4,088$57.56$235,305.28View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017H Kirk DowneyDirectorSell137$59.10$8,096.70View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017Timothy E PendleySVPSell2,500$59.26$148,150.00View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
Latest Headlines for AZZ (NYSE:AZZ)
DateHeadline logoAZZ Inc. to Review Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - September 22 at 12:54 PM logoAZZ (AZZ) versus Hollysys Automation Technologies (HOLI) Critical Comparison - September 18 at 10:36 AM logoFinancial Contrast: AZZ (AZZ) vs. The Competition - September 16 at 6:30 PM logoAZZ, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AZZ) : September 15, 2017 - September 15 at 9:43 PM logoAZZ, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AZZ-US : September 14, 2017 - September 14 at 4:57 PM logoAZZ (AZZ) & The Competition Critical Comparison - September 14 at 8:20 AM logoStifel Nicolaus Reiterates "Hold" Rating for AZZ Inc (AZZ) - September 7 at 9:32 PM logoBRIEF-AZZ Inc announces acquisition of Wisconsin-based Powergrid Solutions Inc - September 7 at 9:28 PM logoAZZ Inc. Announces Acquisition of Wisconsin-Based Powergrid Solutions, Inc. - September 6 at 4:12 PM logoAZZ Inc. (AZZ) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research - September 5 at 8:28 PM logoAZZ, Inc. : AZZ-US: Dividend Analysis : July 18th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 24, 2017 - August 24 at 4:23 PM logoWelding Business Has Yet to Recover - August 22 at 10:00 PM logoBidaskClub Downgrades AZZ Inc. (AZZ) to Strong Sell - August 19 at 8:30 PM logoSecond Quarter Financials Show AZZ Inc. Is At An Impasse - August 9 at 4:30 PM logoZacks: Analysts Set $56.00 Price Target for AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) - August 6 at 12:52 PM logoAZZ Inc. Appoints Ken Lavelle as President and General Manager - Electrical ... - August 3 at 5:43 PM logoAZZ Inc. Appoints Ken Lavelle as President and General Manager - Electrical Systems - August 3 at 5:43 PM logoBidaskClub Lowers AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) to Sell - July 29 at 8:34 PM logoAnalyzing Emerson Electric (EMR) and AZZ (NYSE:AZZ) - July 18 at 9:41 AM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: AZZ Reported Q1 Fiscal 2018 Results; Reaffirmed Guidance - July 14 at 6:10 PM logoZacks: AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 14 at 2:50 PM logoAzz Inc (AZZ) President and CEO Thomas E Ferguson Bought $247,950 of Shares - July 13 at 10:12 PM logoForm 4 AZZ INC For: Jul 11 Filed by: JOYCE KEVERN R - July 13 at 5:11 PM logoAZZ Inc. (AZZ) CFO Paul Wesley Fehlman Acquires 1,500 Shares - July 12 at 8:42 PM logoAZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) Insider Thomas E. Ferguson Buys 5,000 Shares - July 12 at 8:16 PM logoETFs with exposure to AZZ, Inc. : July 11, 2017 - July 11 at 5:21 PM logoAZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) Cut to "C+" at TheStreet - July 11 at 11:54 AM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades AZZ Inc. (AZZ) to Sell - July 10 at 9:40 PM logoCorporate News Blog - China Yuchai Enters Cambodian Bus Market; Announces New Orders for its Main Operating Subsidiary, GYMCL - July 10 at 4:21 PM logoAZZ, Inc. :AZZ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : July 10, 2017 - July 10 at 4:21 PM logoAZZ Misses Earnings & Revenue Estimates in Q1, Reaffirms View - July 8 at 8:03 AM logoAZZ Inc. Disappoints, but Management Remains Optimistic - July 8 at 8:03 AM logoAZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) Price Target Cut to $56.00 by Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus - July 7 at 11:10 PM logoAZZ Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.17 (AZZ) - July 7 at 10:14 PM logoAZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.19 EPS - July 7 at 8:10 AM logoEdited Transcript of AZZ earnings conference call or presentation 6-Jul-17 3:00pm GMT - July 7 at 3:49 AM logoAZZ's (AZZ) CEO Tom Ferguson on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - July 6 at 10:45 PM logoAZZ, Inc. (AZZ) Misses Q1 EPS by 19c; Reaffirms FY18 Outlook - July 6 at 10:45 PM logoBRIEF-Azz Inc q1 2018 earnings per share $0.51 - July 6 at 10:45 PM logoAZZ Inc. Reports Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal Year 2018 - July 6 at 5:40 PM logoHere's How Amazon's Rise Is Like a Giant Squid Sucking the Life Out of Its Prey - July 6 at 5:40 PM logoNasdaq futures fall, dragged lower by Tesla, Alphabet and Amazon - July 6 at 5:40 PM logoAZZ posts 1Q profit - July 6 at 5:40 PM logoEarnings Scheduled For July 6, 2017 - July 6 at 7:38 AM logoAZZ, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AZZ-US : July 4, 2017 - July 4 at 8:00 PM logoAZZ Inc. Acquires Enhanced Powder Coating, Ltd. - June 30 at 4:21 PM logoAZZ Inc. to Review First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results on ... - June 26 at 11:21 PM logoAZZ Inc. to Review First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results on Thursday, July 6, 2017 - June 26 at 4:24 PM logo AZZ Inc. (AZZ) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - June 23 at 11:27 AM logoBRIEF-AZZ to relocate existing operations in Norcross, Georgia to new location - June 22 at 8:56 PM



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