Barnes Group Company Profile (NYSE:B)

About Barnes Group (NYSE:B)

Barnes Group logoBarnes Group Inc. is an industrial and aerospace manufacturer and service provider, serving a range of end markets and customers. The Company's engineered products, industrial technologies, and solutions are used in applications that provide transportation, manufacturing, healthcare products and technology to the world. Its segments include Industrial and Aerospace. The Industrial segment is engaged in the manufacturing of precision parts, products and systems for applications serving a customer base in end-markets, such as transportation, industrial equipment, consumer products, packaging, electronics, medical devices and energy. The Industrial segment includes the Molding Solutions, Nitrogen Gas Products and Engineered Components business units. The Aerospace segment includes the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) business and the aftermarket business, which includes maintenance repair and overhaul services and the manufacture and delivery of aerospace aftermarket spare parts.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery & Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:B
  • CUSIP: 06780610
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $3.87 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 53,837,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $68.52
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $60.10
  • 52 Week Range: $37.95 - $73.84
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.14
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.42
  • P/E Growth: 2.26
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.89
  • Book Value: $24.16 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.98
  • Annual Dividend: $0.56
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
  • EBITDA: $305.46 million
  • Net Margins: 11.69%
  • Return on Equity: 13.02%
  • Return on Assets: 7.20%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.38%
  • Current Ratio: 2.26%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.45%
  • Average Volume: 259,038 shs.
  • Beta: 1.45
  • Short Ratio: 2.71

Frequently Asked Questions for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)

What is Barnes Group's stock symbol?

Barnes Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "B."

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

Barnes Group announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, December 8th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.78%. View Barnes Group's Dividend History.

How were Barnes Group's earnings last quarter?

Barnes Group, Inc. (NYSE:B) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.69 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $364.49 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $337.69 million. Barnes Group had a net margin of 11.69% and a return on equity of 13.02%. The company's revenue was up 18.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.63 earnings per share. View Barnes Group's Earnings History.

When will Barnes Group make its next earnings announcement?

Barnes Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October, 27th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Barnes Group.

What guidance has Barnes Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Barnes Group updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.80-2.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.87. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.40-4.42, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.41 billion.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Barnes Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $60.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate Barnes Group's share price to reach $65.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Barnes Group.

Who are some of Barnes Group's key competitors?

Who are Barnes Group's key executives?

Barnes Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Thomas O. Barnes Sr., Chairman of the Board
  • Patrick J. Dempsey Jr., President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Christopher J. Stephens Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Dawn N. Edwards, Senior Vice President - Human Resources
  • Michael Andrew Beck, Senior Vice President, President - Barnes Aerospace
  • Scott A. Mayo, Senior Vice President, President - Barnes Industrial
  • Gary G. Benanav, Lead Independent Director
  • Elijah Kent Barnes, Director
  • Hans-Peter Manner, Director
  • Thomas J. Hook, Independent Director

Who owns Barnes Group stock?

Barnes Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BARNES THOMAS O (5.62%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.57%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.17%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.08%) and Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH (0.02%). Company insiders that own Barnes Group stock include Christopher J Stephens, Dawn N Edwards, Gary G Benanav, Hassell H Mcclellan, Marian Acker, Mylle H Mangum, Patrick Dempsey and Thomas O Barnes. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Barnes Group.

Who sold Barnes Group stock? Who is selling Barnes Group stock?

Barnes Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boyd Watterson Asset Management LLC OH and Tributary Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Barnes Group stock in the last year include Christopher J Stephens, Dawn N Edwards, Gary G Benanav, Hassell H Mcclellan, Marian Acker, Mylle H Mangum, Patrick Dempsey and Thomas O Barnes. View Insider Buying and Selling for Barnes Group.

Who bought Barnes Group stock? Who is buying Barnes Group stock?

Barnes Group's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC and APG Asset Management N.V.. Company insiders that have bought Barnes Group stock in the last two years include Gary G Benanav and Mylle H Mangum. View Insider Buying and Selling for Barnes Group.

How do I buy Barnes Group stock?

Shares of Barnes Group 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 Barnes Group's stock price today?

One share of Barnes Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.89.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Barnes Group (NYSE B)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  147 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  325
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Barnes Group 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 Barnes Group (NYSE:B) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $65.75 (8.54% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Price Target History for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Analysts' Ratings History for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/12/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$60.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$65.00 -> $70.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$58.00 -> $67.00MediumView Rating Details
6/8/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$66.00MediumView Rating Details
4/24/2017SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
4/7/2016Alembic Global AdvisorsInitiated CoverageNeutral$37.00N/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price TargetNeutral$40.00 -> $36.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Earnings by Quarter for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Earnings History by Quarter for Barnes Group (NYSE B)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2017$0.69N/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2017Q2 2017$0.69$0.81$337.69 million$364.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2017Q1 2017$0.60$0.71$314.81 million$341.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2017Q416$0.64$0.67$328.23 million$324.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q316$0.67$0.71$315.22 million$312.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216$0.61$0.63$308.71 million$307.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116$0.54$0.54$297.97 million$288.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q415$0.66$0.60$307.84 million$287.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/23/2015Q315$0.64$0.61$315.75 million$291.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q215$0.61$0.62$319.83 million$315.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$0.52$0.53$1.18 billion$301.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2015Q414$0.61$0.62$313.96 million$310.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$0.58$0.64$311.00 million$318.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q214$0.59$0.59$315.70 million$322.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q114$0.52$0.50$306.34 million$312.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q413$0.52$0.57$297.54 million$291.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.52$0.36$279.80 million$269.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q2 2013$0.47$0.47$268.53 million$267.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q1 2013$0.48$0.40$335.88 million$263.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2013Q4 2012$0.51$0.54$326.20 million$327.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2012Q312$0.48$0.44$316.80 million$306.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.47$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$0.44$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2011$0.38$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2011$0.36$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2011$0.29$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2011$0.24$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.66
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.59$0.60$0.60
Q2 20173$0.68$0.70$0.69
Q3 20173$0.67$0.70$0.69
Q4 20173$0.66$0.73$0.69
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Next Dividend:12/8/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:0.78%
Dividend Growth:6.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:19.58% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.31% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.24% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.09%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Barnes Group (NYSE:B)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/8/2017Gary G. BenanavDirectorBuy26$63.28$1,645.28View SEC Filing  
8/30/2017Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell755$61.22$46,221.10View SEC Filing  
8/10/2017Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell2,000$59.93$119,860.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2017Marian AckerVPSell6,000$60.38$362,280.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Mylle H. MangumDirectorBuy28$59.89$1,676.92View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Hassell H. McclellanDirectorSell2,000$56.00$112,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell1,000$56.06$56,060.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Dawn N. EdwardsSVPSell6,150$55.30$340,095.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell2,500$54.56$136,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017Mylle H. MangumDirectorSell3,000$53.91$161,730.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2017Christopher J. StephensSVPSell13,600$54.88$746,368.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017Mylle H. MangumDirectorBuy31$49.57$1,536.67View SEC Filing  
2/28/2017Gary G. BenanavDirectorSell12,735$49.97$636,367.95View SEC Filing  
2/23/2017Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell12,577$50.14$630,610.78View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Dawn N. EdwardsSVPSell9,701$46.20$448,186.20View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Marian AckerVPSell6,000$46.51$279,060.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell222$46.62$10,349.64View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Christopher J. StephensSVPSell10,000$46.22$462,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/22/2016Patrick DempseyInsiderSell50,621$46.20$2,338,690.20View SEC Filing  
11/10/2016Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell3,000$41.45$124,350.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Christopher J. StephensSVPSell23,039$38.76$892,991.64View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell730$41.46$30,265.80View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Gary G. BenanavDirectorSell9,901$41.51$410,990.51View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Dawn N. EdwardsSVPSell5,700$40.24$229,368.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Thomas O BarnesDirectorSell350$33.15$11,602.50View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Hassell H McclellanDirectorSell4,400$32.98$145,112.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Thomas O BarnesDirectorSell3,000$33.00$99,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2016Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell1,655$34.70$57,428.50View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Thomas O. BarnesDirectorSell3,500$38.15$133,525.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Hassell H McclellanDirectorBuy450$38.04$17,118.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Mylle H MangumDirectorSell2,500$41.00$102,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Thomas O BarnesDirectorSell4,055$39.94$161,956.70View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Marian AckerVPSell4,299$40.36$173,507.64View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Mylle H MangumDirectorSell2,500$39.85$99,625.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Patrick DempseyCEOSell126,466$39.83$5,037,140.78View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014Dawn N EdwardsSVPSell12,000$37.27$447,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/24/2014Patrick DempseyCEOSell15,000$37.25$558,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Christopher J StephensCFOSell10,100$37.17$375,417.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2014Thomas O BarnesDirectorSell2,000$36.12$72,240.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2014Mylle H MangumDirectorSell3,000$35.77$107,310.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Richard R BarnhartSVPSell7,100$34.61$245,731.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Christopher J StephensCFOSell10,074$34.78$350,373.72View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Mylle H MangumDirectorSell5,000$35.61$178,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Dawn EdwardsSVPSell8,300$38.24$317,392.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Marian AckerVPSell7,400$37.78$279,572.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Thomas BarnesDirectorSell2,000$37.53$75,060.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Mylle MangumDirectorSell10,000$36.85$368,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Mylle MangumDirectorSell1,000$35.81$35,810.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Thomas BarnesDirectorSell7,952$36.59$290,963.68View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013Mylle MangumDirectorSell4,500$36.00$162,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Mylle H MangumDirectorSell6,000$25.93$155,580.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Gary G BenanavDirectorSell34,830$20.70$720,981.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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