NYSE:JHX - James Hardie Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$10.80 -0.19 (-1.73 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.80
Today's Range$10.72 - $10.84
52-Week Range$10.63 - $18.79
Volume38,626 shs
Average Volume53,137 shs
Market Capitalization$4.77 billion
P/E Ratio26.34
Dividend Yield1.85%
James Hardie Industries plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells fiber cement siding and backer board products. It operates through North America Fiber Cement, International Fiber Cement, Other Businesses, and Research and Development segments. The company offers fiber cement interior linings, exterior siding products, fiberglass windows, and related accessories products; fiber cement building materials for a range of applications, including external siding, internal walls, floors, ceilings, soffits, trim, fencing, decking, and facades; floor underlayments; planks, which are used in external siding; flat panels for internal and external wall linings; gypsum fiber boards; and cement-bonded boards. Its fiber cement products are used in various markets, including new residential construction, manufactured housing, repair and remodeling, and commercial and industrial applications. The company markets its products and systems under HardiePlank, HardiePanel, HardieTrim, HardieBacker, James Hardie, Artisan, Reveal, Cemplank, Scyon, Ritek, and HardieLinea brand names. James Hardie Industries plc was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Concrete products, not elsewhere classified
Current SymbolNYSE:JHX
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.44
Current Ratio1.65
Quick Ratio1.04


Trailing P/E Ratio26.34
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.05 billion
Price / Sales2.32
Cash Flow$0.5392 per share
Price / Cash Flow20.03
Book Value($0.50) per share
Price / Book-21.60


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$146.10 million
Net Margins7.87%
Return on Equity50.36%
Return on Assets5.82%


Outstanding Shares441,520,000
Market Cap$4.77 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

James Hardie Industries (NYSE:JHX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is James Hardie Industries' stock symbol?

James Hardie Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JHX."

How often does James Hardie Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for James Hardie Industries?

James Hardie Industries declared a special dividend on Monday, November 12th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, February 22nd. This represents a yield of 5.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 11th. View James Hardie Industries' Dividend History.

How were James Hardie Industries' earnings last quarter?

James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The construction company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The construction company earned $644.60 million during the quarter. James Hardie Industries had a net margin of 7.87% and a return on equity of 50.36%. View James Hardie Industries' Earnings History.

When is James Hardie Industries' next earnings date?

James Hardie Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for James Hardie Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for James Hardie Industries?

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

Has James Hardie Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about JHX stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. James Hardie Industries earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the construction company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of James Hardie Industries' key competitors?

Who are James Hardie Industries' key executives?

James Hardie Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Louis Gries B.Sc., M.B.A., BSc, MBA, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 65)
  • Dr. Jack G. Truong BS, Ph.D., Pres & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Matthew Marsh BA, MBA, Exec. VP - Corp. & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Zean Nielsen, Exec. VP of Sales (Age 40)
  • Mr. Sean Gadd M.B.A., BEng, MBA, Exec. VP of Markets & Segments - North America (Age 45)

Who are James Hardie Industries' major shareholders?

James Hardie Industries' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.07%), Aperio Group LLC (0.06%), Jane Street Group LLC (0.03%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling James Hardie Industries stock?

JHX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC.

Which major investors are buying James Hardie Industries stock?

JHX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc..

How do I buy shares of James Hardie Industries?

Shares of JHX 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 James Hardie Industries' stock price today?

One share of JHX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.80.

How big of a company is James Hardie Industries?

James Hardie Industries has a market capitalization of $4.77 billion and generates $2.05 billion in revenue each year. James Hardie Industries employs 3,960 workers across the globe.

What is James Hardie Industries' official website?

The official website for James Hardie Industries is http://www.jameshardie.com.

How can I contact James Hardie Industries?

James Hardie Industries' mailing address is EUROPA HOUSE SECOND FLOOR HARCOURT CENTRE HARCOURT STREET, DUBLIN L2, DUBLIN 2. The construction company can be reached via phone at 353-1411-6924 or via email at in[email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for James Hardie Industries (NYSE JHX)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  136 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  170 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  306
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about James Hardie Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe JHX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe JHX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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