NYSE:FSS - Federal Signal Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$23.23 -0.53 (-2.23 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$23.76
Today's Range$23.10 - $23.78
52-Week Range$18.37 - $28.32
Volume504,286 shs
Average Volume280,118 shs
Market Capitalization$1.47 billion
P/E Ratio27.33
Dividend Yield1.31%
Beta1.45
Federal Signal Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and supplies a suite of products and integrated solutions for municipal, governmental, industrial, and commercial customers in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Environmental Solutions Group and Safety and Security Systems Group. The Environmental Solutions Group segment offers a range of street sweeper vehicles, sewer cleaner and vacuum loader trucks, hydro-excavation trucks, and water blasting equipment under the Elgin, Vactor, Guzzler, Westech, and Jetstream brand names. Is also manufactures dump truck bodies and trailers for maintenance and infrastructure end-markets under the Ox Bodies, Crysteel, J-Craft, Duraclass, Rugby, and Travis brand names. In addition, this segment engages in the sale of parts, service and repair, equipment rental, and training activities under the FS Solutions brand. The Safety and Security Systems Group segment provides systems and products for campus and community alerting, emergency vehicles, first responder interoperable communications, and industrial communications, as well as command and municipal networked security. Its products include vehicle lightbars and sirens, public warning sirens, general alarm systems, public address systems, and public safety software. This segment sells its products under the Federal Signal, Federal Signal VAMA, and Victor brand names. The company sells its products through wholesaler, distributor, independent manufacturer representative, original equipment manufacturer, and direct sales force, as well as independent foreign distributor. Federal Signal Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Motor vehicles & car bodies
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
SectorMulti-Sector Conglomerates
Current SymbolNYSE:FSS
Previous Symbol
CUSIP31385510
Phone630-954-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.43
Current Ratio2.03
Quick Ratio1.04

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio27.33
Forward P/E Ratio17.08
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$898.50 million
Price / Sales1.56
Cash Flow$1.2927 per share
Price / Cash17.97
Book Value$7.63 per share
Price / Book3.04

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.85
Net Income$61.60 million
Net Margins8.69%
Return on Equity16.15%
Return on Assets7.75%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,100
Outstanding Shares60,240,000
Market Cap$1.47 billion
OptionableOptionable

Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Federal Signal's stock symbol?

Federal Signal trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FSS."

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

Federal Signal declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 30th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, November 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Tuesday, November 27th. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.38%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 9th. View Federal Signal's Dividend History.

How were Federal Signal's earnings last quarter?

Federal Signal Co. (NYSE:FSS) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The conglomerate reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.04. The conglomerate earned $269.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $267.15 million. Federal Signal had a return on equity of 16.15% and a net margin of 8.69%. Federal Signal's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.24 EPS. View Federal Signal's Earnings History.

When is Federal Signal's next earnings date?

Federal Signal is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Federal Signal.

What guidance has Federal Signal issued on next quarter's earnings?

Federal Signal updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.33-1.36 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.31.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Federal Signal?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Federal Signal in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Federal Signal.

Has Federal Signal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about FSS stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Federal Signal earned a news sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the conglomerate a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Federal Signal's key competitors?

Who are Federal Signal's key executives?

Federal Signal's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Sherman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Ian A. Hudson, Principal Financial Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Daniel A. DuPré, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Robert E. Fines, VP & GM of Truck Bodies and Equipment International (Age 59)
  • Mr. Mark D. Weber, Sr. VP & COO (Age 60)

Who are Federal Signal's major shareholders?

Federal Signal's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.14%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.24%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.68%), FMR LLC (2.37%), Brown Advisory Inc. (2.35%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.41%). Company insiders that own Federal Signal stock include Brenda Reichelderfer, Dennis J Martin, James E Goodwin, Jennifer L Sherman, Paul W Jones and Samuel Miceli. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Federal Signal.

Which major investors are selling Federal Signal stock?

FSS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP, FMR LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Federal Signal company stock in the last year include Brenda Reichelderfer, Dennis J Martin, James E Goodwin, Jennifer L Sherman and Samuel Miceli. View Insider Buying and Selling for Federal Signal.

Which major investors are buying Federal Signal stock?

FSS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., BlackRock Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc. and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Federal Signal.

How do I buy shares of Federal Signal?

Shares of FSS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Federal Signal's stock price today?

One share of FSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.23.

How big of a company is Federal Signal?

Federal Signal has a market capitalization of $1.47 billion and generates $898.50 million in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $61.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.85 on an earnings per share basis. Federal Signal employs 3,100 workers across the globe.

What is Federal Signal's official website?

The official website for Federal Signal is http://www.federalsignal.com.

How can I contact Federal Signal?

Federal Signal's mailing address is 1415 WEST 22ND STREET, OAK BROOK IL, 60523. The conglomerate can be reached via phone at 630-954-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Federal Signal (NYSE FSS)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  188 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  283 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  471
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Federal Signal and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FSS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FSS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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