H. B. Fuller Company Profile (NYSE:FUL)

About H. B. Fuller

H. B. Fuller logoH.B. Fuller Company is a formulator, manufacturer and marketer of adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products. The Company's segments include Americas Adhesives; Europe, India, Middle East and Africa (EIMEA); Asia Pacific, and Construction Products. The Americas Adhesives segment includes a range of specialty adhesives, such as thermoplastic, thermoset, reactive, and water-based and solvent-based products. The EIMEA segment consists of an adhesives component with the same range of products as the Americas Adhesives segment. The Asia Pacific segment offers the same products as the American Adhesives segment, and also includes caulks and sealants for the consumer market and professional trade, sold through retailers, primarily in Australia. The Construction Products operating segment provides floor preparation, grouts and mortars for tile setting, as well as sealants and related products for heating, ventilation and air conditioning installations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sub-Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: FUL
  • CUSIP: 35969410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $48.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $48.81
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $46.51
  • 52-Week Range: $34.03 - $50.92
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.84
  • P/E Growth: 1.75
  • Market Cap: $2.43B
  • Outstanding Shares: 50,292,000
  • Beta: 1.76
  • Net Margins: 5.93%
  • Return on Equity: 13.77%
  • Return on Assets: 6.18%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 2.09%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.41%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $50.00 (3.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/12/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeAccumulate -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/30/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$49.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$53.00View Rating Details
9/23/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$50.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
6/26/2015Longbow ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/17/2015First AnalysisDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
3/27/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Set Price TargetHold$44.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
1/18/2017Q4 2016$0.73$0.74$562.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/21/2016Q3$0.67$0.64ViewListenView Earnings Details
6/22/2016Q2$0.68$0.67$532.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/23/2016Q1$0.39$0.43$477.60 million$474.33 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/13/2016Q415$0.69$0.69$541.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/23/2015Q315$0.70$0.61$524.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/24/2015Q215$0.66$0.63$555.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/25/2015Q1$0.36$0.30ViewListenView Earnings Details
1/15/2015$0.64$0.64ViewListenView Earnings Details
9/24/2014Q314$0.76$0.42$526.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/25/2014Q214$0.78$0.78$545.18 million$544.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/26/2014Q1 14$0.50$0.49$547.16 million$485.98 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/16/2014Q4$0.75$0.68$528.30 million$533.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/26/2013Q313$0.67$0.74$508.84 million$514.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/27/2013Q1 2013$0.50$0.49$472.92 million$479.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/16/2013Q4 2012$0.50$0.64$484.05 million$513.26 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/26/2012Q312$0.53$0.53$514.90 million$500.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/28/2012$0.37$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2012$0.60$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/23/2011$0.32$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/11/2011$0.40$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.73 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.05 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.35$0.45$0.40
Q2 20163$0.65$0.70$0.68
Q3 20163$0.68$0.75$0.71
Q4 20162$0.72$0.75$0.74
Q1 20171$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q2 20171$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q3 20171$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20171$0.83$0.83$0.83
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:1.16%
Dividend Growth:12.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:23.14% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
20.51% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
18.36% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:47 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.55%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.73%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/9/2016Timothy J KeenanVPSell8,236$44.98$370,455.28View SEC Filing  
10/6/2016James R. GiertzVPSell25,000$46.37$1,159,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/27/2016James R GiertzVPSell25,000$45.79$1,144,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Timothy J KeenanVPSell8,037$46.03$369,943.11View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016James OwensInsiderSell55,048$46.43$2,555,878.64View SEC Filing  
4/22/2016James OwensCEOSell2,200$45.50$100,100.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Robert J MartschingVPSell4,211$44.62$187,894.82View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Timothy J KeenanVPSell15,700$42.68$670,076.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2016Ann B ParriottVPSell8,411$42.43$356,878.73View SEC Filing  
3/29/2016Steven KennyVPSell72,265$42.24$3,052,473.60View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Ann B ParriottVPSell6,000$38.93$233,580.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2015James OwensCEOSell6,500$37.24$242,060.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015James OwensCEOSell1,800$41.66$74,988.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2015Ann B ParriottVPSell1,083$42.80$46,352.40View SEC Filing  
4/22/2015Ann B ParriottVPSell16,822$41.97$706,019.34View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015Timothy J KeenanVPSell18,133$43.66$791,686.78View SEC Filing  
4/10/2015Ann B ParriottVPSell8,616$43.71$376,605.36View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Robert J MartschingVPSell4,200$42.77$179,634.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015James OwensCEOSell1,800$44.22$79,596.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Timothy J KeenanVPSell2,065$43.84$90,529.60View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Ann B ParriottVPSell16,077$43.58$700,635.66View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Timothy J KeenanVPSell2,083$41.88$87,236.04View SEC Filing  
10/27/2014James OwensCEOSell1,800$40.73$73,314.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014James OwensCEOSell1,800$47.34$85,212.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Ann B ParriottVPSell19,858$46.56$924,588.48View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Timothy J KeenanVPSell20,637$46.89$967,668.93View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Traci JensenVPSell7,680$39.97$306,969.60View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012James R GiertzCFOBuy3,000$30.02$90,060.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2012James C MccrearyVPSell1,000$30.06$30,060.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for H. B. Fuller (NYSE:FUL)
News IconH.B. Fuller Sales Up 0.5% in Fiscal 2016 (NYSE:FUL)
www.mdm.com - January 21 at 4:42 AM
News IconH.B. Fuller ends fiscal year on a strong note (NYSE:FUL)
www.startribune.com - January 21 at 4:42 AM
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www.4-traders.com - January 21 at 4:42 AM
rttnews.com logoHB Fuller Co. (FUL) Fell To Over A 2-Week Low Despite Q4 Results (NYSE:FUL)
www.rttnews.com - January 21 at 4:42 AM
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seekingalpha.com - January 21 at 4:42 AM
capitalcube.com logoH.B. Fuller Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FUL-US : January 20, 2017 (NYSE:FUL)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 6:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FUL earnings conference call or presentation 19-Jan-17 3:30pm GMT (NYSE:FUL)
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 12:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3:16 am H.B. Fuller reports EPS in-line, beats on revs; guides FY17 EPS in-line, revs in-line (NYSE:FUL)
finance.yahoo.com - January 19 at 7:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFULLER H B CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:FUL)
biz.yahoo.com - January 19 at 7:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHB Fuller Co Earnings Call scheduled for 10:30 am ET today (NYSE:FUL)
biz.yahoo.com - January 19 at 7:03 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoH.B. Fuller Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:FUL)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 10:46 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoH. B. Fuller misses 4Q profit forecasts (NYSE:FUL)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 10:46 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 HB Fuller Co Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:FUL)
biz.yahoo.com - January 18 at 5:45 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoHB Fuller Co Earnings Call (Q4 2016) (NYSE:FUL)
biz.yahoo.com - January 17 at 11:12 PM
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finance.yahoo.com logoH.B. Fuller Announces Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:FUL)
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marketexclusive.com - December 13 at 11:05 AM
News IconH.B. Fuller Announces Restructuring Initiative (NYSE:FUL)
www.mdm.com - December 13 at 11:05 AM
marketrealist.com logoH.B. Fuller Initiates Restructuring Program to Fuel Growth (NYSE:FUL)
marketrealist.com - December 12 at 5:31 PM
rttnews.com logoH.B. Fuller To Cut Or Relocate About 220 Jobs Globally Under Restructuring Plan (NYSE:FUL)
www.rttnews.com - December 11 at 10:49 AM
News IconH.B. Fuller cutting 40 local jobs as part of restructuring, 220 positions overall (NYSE:FUL)
www.startribune.com - December 9 at 10:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoH.B. Fuller Announces Proactive Restructuring Initiative to Accelerate Growth (NYSE:FUL)
finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 10:35 PM


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Last Updated on 1/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff