James Hardie Industries plc Company Profile (NYSE:JHX)

About James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)

James Hardie Industries plc logoJames Hardie Industries Plc is a manufacturer of fiber cement products and systems for internal and external building construction applications in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, and the Philippines. The Company's operating segments are North America and Europe Fiber Cement, and Asia Pacific Fiber Cement. The North America and Europe Fiber Cement manufactures fiber cement interior linings, exterior siding products and related accessories in the United States. The Asia Pacific Fiber Cement includes fiber cement manufactured in Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines, and sold in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Middle East (Israel, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates) and various Pacific Islands. The Company offers a range of fiber-cement building materials for both internal and external use across a range of applications, including external siding, internal walls, floors, ceilings, trim, fencing and facades.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Cement
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:JHX
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.jameshardie.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $6.49 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 440,843,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $16.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $15.60
  • 52 Week Range: $13.90 - $17.30
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.76
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.02
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.92 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.38
  • Book Value: ($0.48) per share
  • Price / Book: -30.69
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $436.5 million
  • Net Margins: 14.00%
  • Return on Equity: -108.46%
  • Return on Assets: 14.63%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.85%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.69%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 16,117 shs.
  • Beta: 1.29
  • Short Ratio: 1.02
 

Frequently Asked Questions for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)

What is James Hardie Industries plc's stock symbol?

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

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

James Hardie Industries plc declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.214 per share on Friday, August 11th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 6th. View James Hardie Industries plc's Dividend History.

What are analysts saying about James Hardie Industries plc stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about James Hardie Industries plc stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "JAMES HARDI-ADR pioneered the development of fibre cement technology in the 1980's. They have many product applications including: External siding, trim and fascia, ceiling lining and flooring, partitioning, decorative columns, fencing and drainage pipes. " (2/7/2017)
  • 2. Citigroup Inc analysts commented, "a quality company leveraged to US single housing with starts still 25 percent below mid-cycle levels." The brokerage sees growth in interiors and R&R volumes as more significant to the earnings story, despite the market's emphasis on U.S. single housing."Consensus may have been disappointed with 1H17 EBIT impacts from SG&A and plant commissioning costs; however, we saw messaging from management to expect 20–25 percent EBIT margins as an important moderation of overly bullish expectations," analyst Simon Thackray wrote in a note.Related Link: Rising Rents Help Propel REIT Stocks"With ND/EBITDA at 0.8x (after July-16 asbestos payments) vs a targeted 1–2x, double-digit EPS growth in FY17–18e looks achievable via macro tailwinds, PDG growth and balance sheet flexibility," Thackray added.The company has "sensibly" (8/15/2016)

Who are some of James Hardie Industries plc's key competitors?

Who owns James Hardie Industries plc stock?

James Hardie Industries plc's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Johnston Asset Management LLC (0.22%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.18%), Karp Capital Management Corp (0.04%), PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.04%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.04%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.02%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for James Hardie Industries plc.

Who sold James Hardie Industries plc stock? Who is selling James Hardie Industries plc stock?

James Hardie Industries plc's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Johnston Asset Management LLC, Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN and PNC Financial Services Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for James Hardie Industries plc.

Who bought James Hardie Industries plc stock? Who is buying James Hardie Industries plc stock?

James Hardie Industries plc's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Karp Capital Management Corp, Edge Asset Management Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., US Bancorp DE, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Capstone Asset Management Co. and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for James Hardie Industries plc.

How do I buy James Hardie Industries plc stock?

Shares of James Hardie Industries plc can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of James Hardie Industries plc stock cost?

One share of James Hardie Industries plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.73.


MarketBeat Community Rating for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  39 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  60 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  99
These ratings are a survey of what our community members think about James Hardie Industries plc. An outperform vote indicates that you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. An underperform vote indicates that you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/20/2017CLSAUpgradeSell -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
8/15/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeSell -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
Earnings by Quarter for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
Earnings History by Quarter for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/3/201712/31/2016$0.13$0.20$453.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.64 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
Next Dividend:8/11/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:2.04%
Dividend Growth:8.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:18.75% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
52.63% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
46.88% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)

Dividend History by Quarter for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/23/2017$0.216/6/20176/8/20178/11/2017
5/22/2017$0.216/6/20176/8/20176/8/2017
11/23/2016$0.0812/19/201612/21/20162/24/2017
6/1/2016$0.296/7/20166/9/20166/9/2016
11/27/2015$0.0712/21/201512/23/20152/26/2016
6/3/2014special$1.004.87%6/10/20146/12/20148/8/2014
3/7/2014special$1.403/18/20143/20/20145/30/2014
11/15/2013semiannual$0.401.41%12/16/201312/18/20133/28/2014
6/3/2013special$1.202.75%6/25/20136/27/20137/26/2013
6/3/2013semiannual$0.652.75%6/25/20136/27/20137/26/2013
12/10/2012special$0.2512/13/201212/17/20121/25/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
Latest Headlines for James Hardie Industries plc (NYSE:JHX)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoJames Hardie Industries plc Announces Dividend of $0.21 (jhx)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 11:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJames Hardie Industries Plc :JHX-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : May 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 11:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJames Hardie Industries plc (jhx) to Issue Dividend of $0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 9:30 AM
seekingalpha.com logoJames Hardie Industries' (JHX) CEO Louis Gries on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 19 at 10:51 PM
fool.com logoWhy Ascena Retail Group, Arcos Dorados, and James Hardie Industries Slumped Today
www.fool.com - May 18 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJames Hardie Industries plc (JHX) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.69
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoJames Hardie Industries plc (JHX) Getting Very Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 9:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to James Hardie Industries Plc : April 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 5:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJames Hardie Industries plc (JHX) Upgraded at CLSA
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 2:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to James Hardie Industries Plc : April 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Lowers James Hardie Industries plc (JHX) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 9:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAustralia's James Hardie says Q3 net profit falls 6 pct
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:45 PM
fool.com logo3 stocks that could win from the Trump jump
www.fool.com.au - November 24 at 5:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJames Hardie buys back shares worth $US35m
au.finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 10:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCitigroup Upgrades James Hardie Industries To Neutral, Says 'Quality Name Priced For Earnings Growth'
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 5:55 PM
fool.com logoUp 21% in 2016 are James Hardie Industries plc shares still a buy?
www.fool.com.au - August 12 at 8:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoJames Hardie expects strong FY17
au.finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 8:52 AM
moodys.com logoJames Hardie International Finance Limited -- Moody's assigns Ba1 to James Hardie's proposed $75m senior unsecured notes add-on
www.moodys.com - July 19 at 12:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo9:25 am James Hardie to sell $75 mln aggregate principal amount of 5.875% senior notes due 2023
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 9:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFairmont Equities Stock Tips July 11 - AHG RMD BAL JHX ORG
au.finance.yahoo.com - July 10 at 10:38 PM
moodys.com logoJames Hardie International Finance Limited -- Moody's upgrades James Hardie's CFR to Ba1; outlook stable
www.moodys.com - June 15 at 12:03 PM
marketwatch.com logoFitch Affirms James Hardie's IDR at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable
www.marketwatch.com - January 21 at 1:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJAMES HARDIE INDUSTRIES PLC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 1:11 PM

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