Federal Signal Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:FSS)

About Federal Signal Corporation

Federal Signal Corporation logoFederal Signal Corporation designs and manufactures products and integrated solutions for municipal governmental industrial and commercial customers. The Company operates through two segments: Environmental Solutions Group, and Safety and Security Systems Group. Environmental Solutions Group is manufacturer and supplier of a range of street sweeper vehicles, sewer cleaner and vacuum loader trucks, hydro-excavation trucks and waterblasting equipment. Its products are sold to both municipal and industrial customers under the Elgin, Vactor, Guzzler and Jetstream brand names. Safety and Security Systems Group is a manufacturer and supplier of systems and products that law enforcement, fire rescue, emergency medical services, campuses military facilities and industrial sites use to protect people and property. Its portfolio of products includes sewer cleaners, vacuum trucks, street sweepers, safety and security systems, including products and solutions for the public safety market.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Multi-Sector Conglomerates
  • Industry: Pollution & Treatment Controls
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: FSS
  • CUSIP: 31385510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.21
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.34
  • 52-Week Range: $11.16 - $16.65
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.70
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.01
  • P/E Growth: 1.52
  • Market Cap: $911.16M
  • Outstanding Shares: 59,905,000
  • Beta: 1.53
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.95%
  • Return on Equity: 11.98%
  • Return on Assets: 7.57%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.16%
  • Current Ratio: 2.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.58%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $14.00 (7.96% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/1/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyView Rating Details
3/1/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeAccumulate$14.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2017Q416$0.16$189.80 millionN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.16$0.17$178.60 million$186.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.19$0.17$180.05 million$172.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116$0.16$0.19$176.70 million$172.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.24$0.25$193.00 million$186.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.23$0.26$209.00 million$205.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.26$0.29$229.00 million$230.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.15$0.23$201.90 million$221.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2015Q414$0.28$0.30$254.00 million$264.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.20$0.24$228.00 million$219.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.23$0.27$241.90 million$234.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.17$0.12$215.70 million$200.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q413$0.25$0.34$221.20 million$120.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.17$0.26$193.75 million$209.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2013Q2 2013$0.14$0.23$208.80 million$222.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.10$0.12$201.35 million$200.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2013Q4 2012$0.11$0.08$208.35 million$218.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$0.07$0.10$187.00 million$185.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2012$0.11$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2012$0.02$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.07$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.08$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011($0.08)($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2011$0.08$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.68 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.76 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$0.16$0.24$0.20
Q2 20162$0.19$0.20$0.20
Q3 20162$0.16$0.17$0.17
Q4 20162$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q1 20171$0.15$0.15$0.15
Q2 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q3 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q4 20171$0.23$0.23$0.23
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
Annual Dividend:$0.28
Dividend Yield:1.84%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:40.58% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.18% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
36.84% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/17/2017quarterly$0.071.81%3/8/20173/10/20173/31/2017
10/25/2016quarterly$0.072.29%11/10/201611/15/201612/6/2016
7/26/2016quarterly$0.072.01%8/12/20168/16/20168/26/2016
4/26/2016quarterly$0.072.02%5/13/20165/17/20166/7/2016
2/9/2016quarterly$0.071.99%2/26/20163/1/20163/17/2016
10/27/2015quarterly$0.071.86%11/13/201511/17/201512/8/2015
7/16/2015quarterly$0.061.61%8/4/20158/6/20158/27/2015
4/28/2015quarterly$0.061.44%5/15/20155/19/20156/9/2015
2/20/2015quarterly$0.061.51%3/5/20153/9/20153/27/2015
10/21/2014quarterly$0.030.91%11/7/201411/12/201412/2/2014
7/22/2014quarterly$0.030.84%8/8/20148/12/20149/3/2014
4/23/2014quarterly$0.030.79%5/9/20145/13/20146/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/3/2016Julie A CookVPBuy4,250$11.82$50,235.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016John L WorkmanDirectorBuy5,000$11.33$56,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Julie A CookVPBuy4,000$9.06$36,240.00View SEC Filing  
1/11/2013Julie A CookVPBuy1,000$7.79$7,790.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2012William F OwensDirectorBuy10,000$6.69$66,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal to Host Fourth Quarter Conference Call on February 28, 2017 (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:FSS) : January 23, 2017 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 23 at 5:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FSS-US : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 6:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. : FSS-US: Dividend Analysis : November 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 11, 2017 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 5:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFEDERAL SIGNAL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:FSS)
biz.yahoo.com - January 11 at 5:54 PM
sbwire.com logoFederal Signal Corporation Investor Investigation over Possible Violations of Securities Laws (NYSE:FSS)
www.sbwire.com - January 5 at 6:13 PM
insidermonkey.com logoHere is What Hedge Funds Think About Federal Signal Corporation (FSS) (NYSE:FSS)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 2 at 8:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Federal Signal Corp. : November 30, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - November 30 at 5:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Federal Signal Corporation for Potential … (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 5:10 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. :FSS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 18, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - November 18 at 4:38 PM
zacks.com logoFederal Signal (FSS) Worth a Look: Stock Up 5.2% in Session (NYSE:FSS)
www.zacks.com - November 14 at 9:04 AM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FSS-US : November 11, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - November 11 at 11:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FSS earnings conference call or presentation 1-Nov-16 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 8:23 AM
seekingalpha.com logoFederal Signal's (FSS) CEO Jennifer Sherman on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:FSS)
seekingalpha.com - November 1 at 5:21 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFEDERAL SIGNAL CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:FSS)
biz.yahoo.com - November 1 at 5:21 PM
bizjournals.com logoFederal Signal Corporation Reports Increased Third Quarter Sales and Orders (NYSE:FSS)
www.bizjournals.com - November 1 at 9:34 AM
rttnews.com logoFederal Signal Corp Q3 Earnings Fall 34% (NYSE:FSS)
www.rttnews.com - November 1 at 9:34 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal beats 3Q profit forecasts (NYSE:FSS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 9:34 AM
streetinsider.com logoFederal Signal (FSS) Executive Chairman Dennis J. Martin to Retire (NYSE:FSS)
www.streetinsider.com - October 26 at 5:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal Named a Winner at the 15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 5:09 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFederal Signal declares $0.07 dividend (NYSE:FSS)
seekingalpha.com - October 25 at 5:25 PM
publicnow.com logoFederal Signal Corporation Announces Retirement of Dennis J. Martin as Executive Chairman (NYSE:FSS)
www.publicnow.com - October 25 at 5:09 PM
streetinsider.com logoFederal Signal (FSS) and Body-Camera Maker Edesix Enter Strategic Partnership for IndiCue Offerings (NYSE:FSS)
www.streetinsider.com - October 19 at 10:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal to Host Third Quarter Conference Call on November 1, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal Corporation Announces Strategic Partnership with Edesix Ltd (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo11:36 am Federal Signal announces strategic partnership with Edesix Ltd; financial details not disclosed (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 5:03 PM
News IconSignalTech Products feature Audible/visual product combinations. (NYSE:FSS)
news.thomasnet.com - October 17 at 10:06 AM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. : FSS-US: Dividend Analysis : August 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 14, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 14 at 4:59 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FSS-US : October 5, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 5 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal Named in Top 100 of the 2016 Chicago Innovation Awards (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 8:59 AM
4-traders.com logoFederal Signal : Combine Solicitation - Mass Notification expansion (NYSE:FSS)
www.4-traders.com - September 15 at 5:30 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:FSS) : September 13, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 9:21 AM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FSS-US : September 12, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 9:55 AM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FSS-US : August 25, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 25 at 10:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Federal Signal Corp. : August 24, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 24 at 5:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. :FSS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 12, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 12 at 5:11 PM
nasdaq.com logoFederal Signal Corporation (FSS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for (NYSE:FSS)
www.nasdaq.com - August 11 at 5:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Federal Signal Corporation for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 5:01 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FSS-US : August 1, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 1 at 5:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FSS earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jul-16 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 1:53 PM
rttnews.com logoFederal Signal Corp Q2 Earnings Decline 45% (NYSE:FSS)
www.rttnews.com - July 28 at 9:37 PM
seekingalpha.com logoFederal Signal Corporation's (FSS) Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:FSS)
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 9:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal Corporation Declares Dividend of $0.07 per Share (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 12:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFederal Signal to Host Second Quarter Conference Call on July 28, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 3:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : FSS-US : July 11, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 11 at 8:55 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Federal Signal Corp. : July 7, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - July 7 at 2:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FSS-US : June 27, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 27 at 9:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:FSS) : June 20, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 20 at 3:31 PM
capitalcube.com logoFederal Signal Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FSS-US : June 14, 2016 (NYSE:FSS)
www.capitalcube.com - June 14 at 8:27 AM
4-traders.com logoFederal Signal : Closes Joe Johnson Equipment Acquisition (NYSE:FSS)
www.4-traders.com - June 6 at 10:32 PM

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What is Federal Signal Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

Federal Signal Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 17th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.07 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $0.28 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.84%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th.

Where is Federal Signal Corporation's stock going? Where will Federal Signal Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Federal Signal Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Federal Signal Corporation's stock price to reach $14.00 in the next year.

When will Federal Signal Corporation announce their earnings?

Federal Signal Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

Who owns Federal Signal Corporation stock?

Federal Signal Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.38%), Franklin Resources Inc. (7.90%), Royce & Associates LP (3.37%), State Street Corp (2.62%), Brown Advisory Inc. (1.91%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.54%). Company insiders that own Federal Signal Corporation stock include John L Workman and Julie A Cook.

Who sold Federal Signal Corporation stock? Who is selling Federal Signal Corporation stock?

Federal Signal Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Fiera Capital Corp, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC and Gabelli Funds LLC.

Who bought Federal Signal Corporation stock? Who is buying Federal Signal Corporation stock?

Federal Signal Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., FMR LLC, State Street Corp, Two Sigma Investments LP, Capstone Investment Advisors LLC, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Scotia Capital Inc. and Trexquant Investment LP. Company insiders that have bought Federal Signal Corporation stock in the last two years include John L Workman and Julie A Cook.

How do I buy Federal Signal Corporation stock?

Shares of Federal Signal Corporation 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 Federal Signal Corporation stock cost?

One share of Federal Signal Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.21.

Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS)

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff