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

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$16.20 +0.07 (+0.43 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 10:27 AM ET)
Previous Close$16.21
Today's Range$16.20 - $16.21
52-Week Range$13.62 - $18.79
Volume65 shs
Average Volume10,105 shs
Market Capitalization$7.01 billion
P/E Ratio39.67
Dividend Yield3.78%
James Hardie Industries logoJames 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio-3.99
Current Ratio2.14
Quick Ratio1.49


Trailing P/E Ratio39.67
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.05 billion
Price / Sales3.48
Cash Flow$0.5505 per share
Price / Cash29.43
Book Value($0.50) per share
Price / Book-32.40


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$146.10 million
Net Margins8.16%
Return on Equity-91.56%
Return on Assets8.04%


Outstanding Shares441,520,000
Market Cap$7.01 billion

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 semiannual dividend on Thursday, May 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, August 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 3.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 6th. This is an increase from James Hardie Industries's previous semiannual dividend of $0.10. View James Hardie Industries' Dividend History.

When is James Hardie Industries' next earnings date?

James Hardie Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for James Hardie Industries.

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

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

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 BSc, MBA, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Matthew Marsh, 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)
  • Dr. Jack G. Truong, Pres of International (Age 56)

Has James Hardie Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about JHX stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. James Hardie Industries earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the construction company an impact score of 47.39 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for James Hardie Industries.

Who are James Hardie Industries' major shareholders?

James Hardie Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.06%), Aperio Group LLC (0.06%), Jane Street Group LLC (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), World Asset Management Inc (0.00%) and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling James Hardie Industries stock?

JHX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Aperio Group LLC and World Asset Management Inc.

Which institutional investors are buying James Hardie Industries stock?

JHX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC.

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 $16.20.

How big of a company is James Hardie Industries?

James Hardie Industries has a market capitalization of $7.01 billion and generates $2.05 billion in revenue each year. James Hardie Industries employs 3,960 workers across the globe.

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 [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for James Hardie Industries (NYSE JHX)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  123 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  277
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 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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