NYSE:FUL - HB Fuller Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$50.68 -0.09 (-0.18 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 03:02 PM ET)
Previous Close$50.77
Today's Range$50.55 - $51.15
52-Week Range$39.61 - $59.58
Volume14,579 shs
Average Volume472,512 shs
Market Capitalization$2.57 billion
P/E Ratio16.87
Dividend Yield1.24%
Beta1.44
H.B. Fuller Company, together with its subsidiaries, formulates, manufactures, and markets adhesives, sealants, coatings, polymers, tapes, encapsulants, and other specialty chemical products worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Americas Adhesives, EIMEA, Asia Pacific, Construction Adhesives, and Engineering Adhesives. It produces and supplies industrial adhesives products for applications in various markets, including appliances, filters, and insulating glass; food and beverage containers, flexible packaging, consumer goods, package integrity and re-enforcement, and durable and non-durable goods; corrugation, folding carton, tape and label, paper converting, envelopes, books, multi-wall bags, sacks, and tissue and towel; nonwoven and hygiene, such as disposable diapers, feminine care, and medical garments; windows, doors, and wood flooring; and insulating glass and textile. The company also provides specialty adhesives, including thermoplastic, thermoset, reactive, water-based, and solvent-based products; and products used for tile setting, commercial roofing, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning and insulation applications, as well as caulks and sealants for the consumer market and professional trade. In addition, it produces and supplies high performance industrial adhesives to the transportation, electronics, medical, clean energy, aerospace and defense, appliance, and heavy machinery markets. The company sells its products directly through distributors and retailers. H.B. Fuller Company was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Adhesives & sealants
Sub-IndustrySpecialty Chemicals
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIP35969410
Phone651-236-5900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.04 billion
Cash Flow$6.0047 per share
Book Value$22.73 per share

Profitability

Net Income$171.20 million

Miscellaneous

Employees6,479
Market Cap$2.57 billion
OptionableOptionable

HB Fuller (NYSE:FUL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is HB Fuller's stock symbol?

HB Fuller trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FUL."

How often does HB Fuller pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for HB Fuller?

HB Fuller announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 7th will be given a dividend of $0.155 per share on Thursday, February 21st. This represents a $0.62 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 6th. View HB Fuller's Dividend History.

How will HB Fuller's stock buyback program work?

HB Fuller declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Monday, April 24th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $200,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 7.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were HB Fuller's earnings last quarter?

HB Fuller Co (NYSE:FUL) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 16th. The specialty chemicals company reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.99 by $0.09. The specialty chemicals company had revenue of $768.43 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $806.99 million. HB Fuller had a return on equity of 13.77% and a net margin of 5.63%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 13.3% compared to the same quarter last year. View HB Fuller's Earnings History.

When is HB Fuller's next earnings date?

HB Fuller is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 27th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for HB Fuller.

What guidance has HB Fuller issued on next quarter's earnings?

HB Fuller issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.15-3.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.77. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.07-3.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.20 billion.HB Fuller also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $3.15-3.45 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for FUL?

5 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for HB Fuller's stock. Their predictions range from $50.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate HB Fuller's share price to reach $57.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for HB Fuller.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for HB Fuller?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for HB Fuller in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for HB Fuller.

Has HB Fuller been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about FUL stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. HB Fuller earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the specialty chemicals company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of HB Fuller's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of HB Fuller own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other HB Fuller investors own include Raytheon (RTN), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Alibaba Group (BABA), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cardinal Health (CAH), Nucor (NUE), Dollar General (DG), Home Depot (HD) and Philip Morris International (PM).

Who are HB Fuller's key executives?

HB Fuller's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James J. Owens, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. John J. Corkrean, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Ms. Traci L. Jensen, Sr. VP of Global Construction Products (Age 52)
  • Mr. Patrick M. Kivits, Sr. VP of Europe, India, Middle-East & Africa (Age 51)
  • Mr. Zhiwei Cai, Sr. VP of Global Engineering - Adhesive segment (Age 56)

Who are HB Fuller's major shareholders?

HB Fuller's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.77%), Mairs & Power INC (5.22%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (4.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.18%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.36%) and Northern Trust Corp (2.30%). Company insiders that own HB Fuller stock include David W Moorman, Dietrich J Crail, John J Corkrean, Paula M Cooney, Robert J Martsching, Sant R William Van, Steven Kenny, Timothy J Keenan and Traci L Jensen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for HB Fuller.

Which major investors are selling HB Fuller stock?

FUL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Channing Capital Management LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Barclays PLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC. Company insiders that have sold HB Fuller company stock in the last year include Robert J Martsching, Sant R William Van, Steven Kenny, Timothy J Keenan and Traci L Jensen. View Insider Buying and Selling for HB Fuller.

Which major investors are buying HB Fuller stock?

FUL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, BlackRock Inc., Mairs & Power INC, Gotham Asset Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought HB Fuller stock in the last two years include Dietrich J Crail and John J Corkrean. View Insider Buying and Selling for HB Fuller.

How do I buy shares of HB Fuller?

Shares of FUL 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 HB Fuller's stock price today?

One share of FUL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.67.

How big of a company is HB Fuller?

HB Fuller has a market capitalization of $2.57 billion and generates $3.04 billion in revenue each year. The specialty chemicals company earns $171.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.00 on an earnings per share basis. HB Fuller employs 6,479 workers across the globe.

What is HB Fuller's official website?

The official website for HB Fuller is http://www.hbfuller.com.

How can I contact HB Fuller?

HB Fuller's mailing address is 1200 WILLOW LAKE BLVD, ST PAUL MN, 55110. The specialty chemicals company can be reached via phone at 651-236-5900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for HB Fuller (NYSE FUL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  229 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  305 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  534
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about HB Fuller and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FUL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FUL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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