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NYSE:FSSFederal Signal Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.26 (+0.80 %)
(As of 08/11/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $32.89
50-Day Range
MA: $29.87
52-Week Range
Now: $32.89
Volume202,463 shs
Average Volume388,860 shs
Market Capitalization$1.99 billion
P/E Ratio19.69
Dividend Yield0.98%
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.47 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Motor vehicles & car bodies
Sub-IndustryConstruction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.22 billion
Cash Flow$2.57 per share
Book Value$10.60 per share


Net Income$108.50 million


Market Cap$1.99 billion
Next Earnings Date10/29/2020 (Estimated)
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Federal Signal (NYSE:FSS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Federal Signal's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Federal Signal's stock was trading at $28.42 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FSS shares have increased by 15.7% and is now trading at $32.89.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Federal Signal?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Federal Signal in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Federal Signal's next earnings date?

Federal Signal is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 29th 2020.
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How were Federal Signal's earnings last quarter?

Federal Signal Co. (NYSE:FSS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 29th. The conglomerate reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.11. The conglomerate had revenue of $270.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $264.27 million. Federal Signal had a net margin of 8.73% and a return on equity of 17.07%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 16.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.55 earnings per share.
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How often does Federal Signal pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Federal Signal?

Federal Signal announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Friday, September 4th. This represents a $0.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 20th.
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What guidance has Federal Signal issued on next quarter's earnings?

Federal Signal issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, July, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.53-1.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.44.

What price target have analysts set for FSS?

3 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Federal Signal's stock. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Federal Signal's stock price to reach $33.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.3% from the stock's current price.
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Has Federal Signal been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about FSS stock has trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Federal Signal earned a daily sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the conglomerate a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Federal Signal?

Federal Signal saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,160,000 shares, a decrease of 7.9% from the July 15th total of 1,260,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 346,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.3 days. Currently, 2.0% of the company's shares are short sold.
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Who are some of Federal Signal's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Federal Signal own?

Who are Federal Signal's key executives?

Federal Signal's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Jennifer L. Sherman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Ian A. Hudson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Mark D. Weber, Sr. VP & COO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Daniel A. DuPré, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62)
  • Ms. Svetlana Vinokur, VP of Corp. Devel. & Treasurer (Age 39)

What is Federal Signal's stock symbol?

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

Who are Federal Signal's major shareholders?

Federal Signal's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.15%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (1.34%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.81%), Ziegler Capital Management LLC (0.64%), UBS Group AG (0.49%) and Swiss National Bank (0.22%). Company insiders that own Federal Signal stock include Dennis J Martin, Ian A Hudson, Jennifer L Sherman, John L Workman, Richard R Mudge and Svetlana Vinokur.
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Which institutional investors are selling Federal Signal stock?

FSS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hancock Whitney Corp, Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Crown Advisors Management Inc., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, and Dana Investment Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Federal Signal company stock in the last year include Dennis J Martin, Ian A Hudson, and Svetlana Vinokur.
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Which institutional investors are buying Federal Signal stock?

FSS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Stanley Laman Group Ltd., Natixis Advisors L.P., Swiss National Bank, Diversified Trust Co, and Raymond James & Associates. Company insiders that have bought Federal Signal stock in the last two years include Ian A Hudson, Jennifer L Sherman, and John L Workman.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Federal Signal's stock price today?

One share of FSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.89.

How big of a company is Federal Signal?

Federal Signal has a market capitalization of $1.99 billion and generates $1.22 billion in revenue each year. The conglomerate earns $108.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.79 on an earnings per share basis. Federal Signal employs 3,600 workers across the globe.

What is Federal Signal's official website?

The official website for Federal Signal is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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