Griffon Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:GFF)

About Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)

Griffon Corporation logoGriffon Corporation is a management and holding company that conducts business through its subsidiaries. The Company operates through three segments: Home & Building Products (HBP), Telephonics Corporation (Telephonics) and Clopay Plastic Products Company, Inc. (PPC). The HBP segment consists of two companies: The AMES Companies, Inc. (AMES) and Clopay Building Products Company, Inc. (CBP). AMES is a provider of non-powered landscaping products for homeowners and professionals. CBP is a manufacturer and marketer of residential, commercial and industrial garage doors to professional dealers and home center retail chains. The Telephonics segment designs, develops and manufactures integrated information, communication and sensor system solutions for military and commercial markets across the world. The PPC segment is engaged in the development and production of embossed, laminated and printed specialty plastic films used in a range of hygienic, healthcare and industrial applications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Multi-Sector Conglomerates
  • Industry: Construction Supplies & Fixtures
  • Sub-Industry: Building Products
  • Symbol: NYSE:GFF
  • CUSIP: 39843310
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.0491 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,682,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $20.82
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.65
  • 52 Week Range: $16.30 - $27.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 29.09
  • P/E Growth: 2.36
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.94 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.47
  • Book Value: $9.45 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.33
  • Annual Dividend: $0.24
  • Dividend Yield: 1.1%
  • EBITDA: $180.92 million
  • Net Margins: 1.79%
  • Return on Equity: 8.46%
  • Return on Assets: 1.87%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.49%
  • Current Ratio: 2.72%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.57%
  • Average Volume: 110,053 shs.
  • Beta: 1.42
  • Short Ratio: 11.98

Frequently Asked Questions for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)

What is Griffon Corporation's stock symbol?

Griffon Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GFF."

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

Griffon Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, September 21st. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.09%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 22nd. View Griffon Corporation's Dividend History.

How were Griffon Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $473.32 million for the quarter. Griffon Corporation had a net margin of 1.79% and a return on equity of 8.46%. View Griffon Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Griffon Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Griffon Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Griffon Corporation.

Who are some of Griffon Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Griffon Corporation's key executives?

Griffon Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Harvey R. Blau, Chairman of the Board
  • Robert F. Mehmel, President, Chief Operating Officer
  • Ronald J. Kramer, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Brian G. Harris, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Seth L. Kaplan, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Henry A. Alpert, Independent Director
  • Thomas J. Brosig, Independent Director
  • Blaine V. Fogg, Independent Director
  • Louis J. Grabowsky, Independent Director
  • Bradley J. Gross, Independent Director

Who owns Griffon Corporation stock?

Griffon Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC (0.12%). Company insiders that own Griffon Corporation stock include Harvey R Blau, Henry A Alpert and Louis J Grabowsky. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Griffon Corporation.

Who sold Griffon Corporation stock? Who is selling Griffon Corporation stock?

Griffon Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Griffon Corporation stock in the last year include Harvey R Blau and Henry A Alpert. View Insider Buying and Selling for Griffon Corporation.

How do I buy Griffon Corporation stock?

Shares of Griffon 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.

What is Griffon Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Griffon Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.05.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Griffon Corporation (NYSE GFF)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  36 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  37 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  73
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Price Target History for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Analysts' Ratings History for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/17/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Earnings by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Earnings History by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE GFF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2017Q3 2017$0.25$0.17$473.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q117$0.19$0.19$505.60 million$467.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2016Q416$0.25$0.27$490.84 million$501.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q316$0.26$0.26$522.13 million$462.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q216$0.11$0.14$495.30 million$500.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q116$0.17$0.18$494.90 million$494.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q415$0.22$0.23$512.20 million$502.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q315$0.21$0.23$505.10 million$511.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q215$0.14$0.11$524.70 million$500.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q115$0.13$0.16$485.50 million$502.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q414$0.14$0.13$475.60 million$526.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q3 2014$0.18$0.19$505.04 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q2 14$0.13$0.12$505.50 million$508.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q1$0.07ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q4$0.05$0.06$475.70 million$449.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2012Q412$0.03$0.04$483.00 million$447.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)

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Current Dividend Information for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Most Recent Dividend:9/21/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.24
Dividend Yield:1.09%
Dividend Growth:26.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:29.63% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Track Record:6 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)

Dividend History by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE GFF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 26.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.54%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/9/2016Harvey R BlauChairmanSell360,000$25.18$9,064,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Henry A AlpertDirectorSell14,980$23.55$352,779.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Louis J GrabowskyDirectorBuy1,500$16.52$24,780.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Robert F MehmelCOOBuy35,000$15.76$551,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Ronald J KramerCEOBuy20,000$15.84$316,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Blaine V FoggDirectorBuy3,500$12.38$43,330.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Ronald J KramerCEOBuy20,000$12.89$257,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Robert F MehmelCOOBuy30,000$11.69$350,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Robert F MehmelCOOBuy20,000$11.08$221,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
Latest Headlines for Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Griffon Corp. : October 3, 2017 - October 4 at 11:42 AM logoGriffon Corp. :GFF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : October 2, 2017 - October 2 at 2:05 PM logoGriffon Corporation Completes Acquisition of ClosetMaid® - October 2 at 2:05 PM
News IconBRIEF-Griffon, Emerson amend previously announced purchase agreement for ClosetMaid acquisition - September 30 at 12:17 AM logoGriffon Corporation Announces Pricing of $275 Million Add-On Offering of Senior Notes - September 27 at 9:10 PM logoGriffon Corporation Announces $200 Million Add-On Offering of Senior Notes - September 27 at 8:34 AM logoGriffon Corporation Amends ClosetMaid® Purchase Agreement - September 26 at 6:52 PM logoGriffon Corp. : GFF-US: Dividend Analysis : August 24th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 19, 2017 - September 19 at 7:01 PM logoSystems Engineering Group (SEG) To Demonstrate New Technologies During ANTX Dahlgren Event - September 12 at 7:51 PM logoGriffon Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GFF) : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 7:51 PM logoGriffon Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GFF-US : September 11, 2017 - September 12 at 12:40 AM logoThe AMES Companies Supports the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Tower of Voices at Flight 93 National Memorial - September 11 at 7:35 PM logoBloomberg Markets: Dave Wilson’s Stock of the Day for Sept. 6 - September 6 at 6:58 PM logoGriffon Corp (GFF) to Acquire ClosetMaid for $260M, Explore Strategic Alternatives for Clopay Plastic Products - September 6 at 6:58 PM logoGriffon Corporation to Acquire ClosetMaid® and Explore Strategic Alternatives for Clopay Plastic Products - September 6 at 1:07 AM logoGriffon To Acquire Tuscan Landscape Group For About $18 Mln - August 26 at 2:40 AM logoGriffon Corp (GFF) Reports Acquisition of Tuscan Path by AMES - August 26 at 2:40 AM logoGriffon Corporation announces the acquisition of Tuscan Path by AMES - August 25 at 9:19 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Griffon Corp. - August 10 at 8:25 PM logoETFs with exposure to Griffon Corp. : August 4, 2017 - August 3 at 9:26 PM logoEdited Transcript of GFF earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT - August 3 at 4:22 PM logoGriffon Corporation (GFF) Announces $0.06 Quarterly Dividend - August 3 at 1:34 PM logoGriffon Corp. Reveals 33% Decline In Q3 Earnings - August 2 at 8:35 PM logoGriffon posts 3Q profit - August 2 at 8:35 PM logoGriffon Corporation Announces Third Quarter Results - August 2 at 8:35 PM logoGriffon Corporation Announces the Acquisition of La Hacienda by AMES - July 31 at 6:40 PM logoGriffon Corporation (GFF) to Release Earnings on Wednesday - July 27 at 11:09 AM logoGriffon Corporation Schedules Conference Call To Discuss Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results - July 26 at 7:32 PM logoAMES Represents Pennsylvania at the White House "Made in America" Product Showcase - July 19 at 7:41 PM logoETFs with exposure to Griffon Corp. : July 4, 2017 - July 5 at 7:37 AM logoEx-Div Reminder for Griffon (GFF) - February 18 at 12:27 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Griffon Corp. Q1 Earnings Report - February 1 at 1:24 AM logoGriffon's (GFF) CEO Ron Kramer On Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 1 at 1:24 AM logoGriffon Corp (GFF) Declares $0.06 Quarterly Dividend; 1% Yield - February 1 at 1:24 AM logoQ1 2017 Griffon Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close - January 31 at 3:23 PM logoGriffon Corporation Announces First Quarter Results - January 31 at 3:23 PM logo8:05 am Griffon reports Q1 EPS in line with single est; misses revenue single est - January 31 at 3:23 PM logoWall Street Awaits Fed Chair Janet Yellen's Testimony - November 17 at 10:23 PM logoGriffon Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend - November 17 at 10:23 PM logoGriffon posts 4Q profit - November 17 at 4:41 PM logoGriffon's (GFF) CEO Ron Kramer On Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - November 17 at 4:41 PM logoGriffon Corp (GFF) Tops Q4 EPS by 2c - November 17 at 4:41 PM logoGRIFFON CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - November 17 at 4:41 PM logoQ4 2016 Griffon Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close - November 16 at 8:33 AM logoGriffon Corporation (GFF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 23, - August 23 at 9:35 AM



Griffon Corporation (GFF) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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