Knoll Company Profile (NYSE:KNL)

About Knoll (NYSE:KNL)

Knoll logoKnoll, Inc. is a manufacturer of commercial and residential furniture, accessories and coverings. The Company operates through three segments: Office, Studio and Coverings. The Office segment includes a range of workplace products that address workplace planning paradigms. These products include systems furniture, seating, storage, tables, desks and KnollExtra accessories, as well as the international sales of its North American Office products. The Studio segment includes KnollStudio products, DatesWeiser, HOLLY HUNT and Knoll Europe. The Coverings segment includes KnollTextiles, Spinneybeck (including Filzfelt), and Edelman Leather. These businesses provide a range of customers with fabrics, felt, leather and related architectural products. KnollStudio products include iconic seating, lounge furniture, side, cafe and dining chairs, as well as conference, training, dining and occasional tables.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Business Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Office Services & Supplies
  • Symbol: NYSE:KNL
  • CUSIP: 49890420
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.09 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,467,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $23.58
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $24.82
  • 52 Week Range: $20.37 - $28.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.82
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.92
  • P/E Growth: 0.89
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.14 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.96
  • Book Value: $6.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.51
  • Annual Dividend: $0.60
  • Dividend Yield: 2.7%
  • EBIDTA: $150.35 million
  • Net Margins: 7.01%
  • Return on Equity: 28.95%
  • Return on Assets: 9.79%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.61%
  • Current Ratio: 1.38%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.68%
  • Average Volume: 466,389 shs.
  • Beta: 1.17
  • Short Ratio: 1.95

Frequently Asked Questions for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)

What is Knoll's stock symbol?

Knoll trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "KNL."

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

Knoll announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 11th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.66%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 13th. View Knoll's Dividend History.

How were Knoll's earnings last quarter?

Knoll Inc (NYSE:KNL) announced its earnings results on Monday, April, 24th. The company reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.04. The business earned $256.80 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $252.95 million. Knoll had a net margin of 7.01% and a return on equity of 28.95%. The business's revenue was down 9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.36 earnings per share. View Knoll's Earnings History.

When will Knoll make its next earnings announcement?

Knoll is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Knoll.

Where is Knoll's stock going? Where will Knoll's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Knoll's shares. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Knoll's share price to reach $27.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Knoll.

Who are some of Knoll's key competitors?

Who owns Knoll stock?

Knoll's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.51%), FMR LLC (6.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.94%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (3.70%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.64%) and Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC (3.10%). Company insiders that own Knoll stock include Andrew B Cogan, Benjamin A Pardo, Burton B Staniar, John F Maypole, Michael A Pollner, Pamela J Ahrens, Roger B Wall, Sarah E Nash, Sidney Lapidus and Stephen F Fisher. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Knoll.

Who sold Knoll stock? Who is selling Knoll stock?

Knoll's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Opus Capital Group LLC, Ranger Investment Management L.P., Emerald Advisers Inc. PA and Wells Fargo & Company MN. Company insiders that have sold Knoll stock in the last year include Andrew B Cogan, Benjamin A Pardo, John F Maypole, Michael A Pollner, Roger B Wall, Sarah E Nash and Stephen F Fisher. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knoll.

Who bought Knoll stock? Who is buying Knoll stock?

Knoll's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Knoll.

How do I buy Knoll stock?

Shares of Knoll 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 Knoll stock cost?

One share of Knoll stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.52.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Knoll (NYSE:KNL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $27.00 (19.89% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/4/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
9/30/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/25/2016BB&T Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$26.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Earnings by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/24/2017Q1 2017$0.27$0.31$252.95 million$256.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2017Q4 2016$0.45$0.44$313.55 million$292.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q3$0.40$0.44$274.90 million$292.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q2$0.42$0.44$286.95 million$294.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.30$0.36$272.40 million$284.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q4$0.42$0.43$299.90 million$305.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q315$0.33$0.38$275.40 million$263.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2015Q215$0.34$0.36$281.03 million$268.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.24$0.36$253.17 million$266.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q4$0.33$0.35$282.43 million$286.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2014Q314$0.27$0.33$258.80 million$268.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2014Q214$0.22$0.23$251.97 million$265.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.13$0.18$219.20 million$229.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q413$0.22$0.21$220.70 million$230.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/16/2013Q313$0.21$0.18$219.67 million$216.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2013Q2 2013$0.16$0.17$211.73 million$214.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.13$0.13$198.17 million$200.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q4 2012$0.29$0.37$235.63 million$250.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.30$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.24$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2012$0.20$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012$0.37$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.32$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2011$0.26$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2011$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.56
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.23$0.23$0.23
Q2 20171$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q3 20171$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q4 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:2.66%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:35.71% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.36% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
31.75% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.92%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/17/2017Sarah E NashDirectorSell1,090$22.73$24,775.70View SEC Filing  
4/26/2017Andrew B CoganInsiderSell17,000$23.19$394,230.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2016Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell2,850$21.53$61,360.50View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Stephen F FisherDirectorSell5,020$25.86$129,817.20View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell2,500$25.74$64,350.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Michael A PollnerSVPSell4,386$25.62$112,369.32View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016John F MaypoleDirectorSell4,000$25.35$101,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Andrew B CoganInsiderSell55,054$25.31$1,393,416.74View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Sarah E NashDirectorSell25,000$25.26$631,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell4,200$25.16$105,672.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Michael A PollnerSVPSell6,000$24.31$145,860.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Andrew B CoganCEOSell20,000$24.01$480,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Roger B WallInsiderSell9,682$24.23$234,594.86View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016Pamela J AhrensVPSell4,233$23.72$100,406.76View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Andrew B CoganCEOSell28,403$24.03$682,524.09View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Burton B StaniarChairmanSell28,417$23.92$679,734.64View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Burton B StaniarChairmanSell21,583$19.92$429,933.36View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Sidney LapidusDirectorBuy25,000$19.89$497,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Roger B. WallinsiderSell13,874$22.29$309,251.46View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell6,661$23.42$156,000.62View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Andrew B CoganCEOSell32,771$25.21$826,156.91View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell4,350$22.68$98,658.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Michael A PollnerVPSell3,404$23.21$79,006.84View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Andrew B CoganCEOSell40,108$23.31$934,917.48View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Pamela J AhrensVPSell2,516$23.24$58,471.84View SEC Filing  
2/26/2015Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell52,500$20.81$1,092,525.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Lynn M UtterCOOSell105,000$21.00$2,205,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Lynn M UtterCOOSell70,000$21.02$1,471,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Pamela J AhrensVPSell1,500$21.18$31,770.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Andrew B CoganCEOSell75,196$21.09$1,585,883.64View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Stephen F FisherDirectorSell25,000$21.00$525,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Andrew B CoganCEOSell80,185$20.22$1,621,340.70View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Craig B SprayCFOSell3,674$20.07$73,737.18View SEC Filing  
12/17/2014Michael A PollnerVPSell1,046$20.03$20,951.38View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Andrew B CoganCEOSell10,226$20.03$204,826.78View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Michael A PollnerVPSell8,954$20.01$179,169.54View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Craig B SprayCFOSell6,156$20.12$123,858.72View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Craig B SprayCFOSell5,000$19.49$97,450.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2014Craig B SprayCFOSell10,000$19.27$192,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014John F MaypoleDirectorSell25,000$19.03$475,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2014Michael A PollnerVPSell6,250$18.26$114,125.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2014Benjamin PardoDirectorSell15,567$18.53$288,456.51View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Sidney LapidusDirectorSell8,303$15.30$127,035.90View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Sidney LapidusDirectorSell7,000$15.25$106,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013David L SchutteCMOSell10,000$17.00$170,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013David L SchutteCMOSell10,000$16.75$167,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell7,829$17.27$135,206.83View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Barry L MccabeVPSell12,500$17.27$215,875.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Benjamin A PardoDirectorSell10,000$14.70$147,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
Latest Headlines for Knoll (NYSE:KNL)
DateHeadline logoKnoll Inc (KNL) Director Sarah E. Nash Sells 1,090 Shares - May 18 at 8:33 PM logoKnoll, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KNL-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 10:42 AM logoKnoll Inc Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.15 (KNL) - May 11 at 7:14 PM logo$284.65 Million in Sales Expected for Knoll Inc (KNL) This Quarter - May 11 at 10:26 AM logoKnoll Declares Cash Dividend - May 9 at 5:57 PM logo$0.37 Earnings Per Share Expected for Knoll Inc (KNL) This Quarter - May 9 at 4:32 PM logoKnoll (KNL) Earning Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - May 4 at 1:23 AM logoKnoll Inc (KNL) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 2 at 12:40 AM logoKnoll (KNL) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 30 at 6:05 PM logoAndrew B. Cogan Sells 17,000 Shares of Knoll Inc (KNL) Stock - April 29 at 1:08 AM logoKnoll Inc to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.54 Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts (KNL) - April 28 at 8:36 PM logoEdited Transcript of KNL earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-17 2:00pm GMT - April 27 at 6:44 PM logoAnalysts Offer Predictions for Knoll Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (KNL) - April 27 at 8:40 AM logoKnoll, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KNL-US : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 7:09 PM logoSomewhat Critical News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect Knoll (KNL) Stock Price - April 26 at 6:11 PM logoKnoll Inc (KNL) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS - April 25 at 1:00 PM logoKnoll posts 1Q profit - April 24 at 5:16 PM logoKnoll Inc (KNL) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research - April 23 at 9:56 PM logoKnoll (KNL) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.09 - April 23 at 8:32 PM logoKnoll Inc to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.23 Per Share, Seaport Global Securities Forecasts (KNL) - April 21 at 8:05 AM logo Analysts Anticipate Knoll Inc (KNL) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $260.35 Million - April 20 at 12:14 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Set $27.00 Target Price for Knoll Inc (KNL) - April 19 at 7:53 AM logo Analysts Anticipate Knoll Inc (KNL) to Post $0.25 EPS - April 18 at 8:26 PM logoKnoll Inc (KNL) Short Interest Update - April 18 at 7:22 AM logoKnoll (KNL) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.41 - April 16 at 12:37 PM logoKnoll (KNL) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of -0.02 - April 13 at 3:44 PM logoKnoll, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:KNL) : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 7:09 PM logoKnoll, Inc. to Announce 2017 First Quarter Results - April 12 at 7:09 PM logoKnoll, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : KNL-US : April 11, 2017 - April 11 at 11:40 AM logoETFs with exposure to Knoll, Inc. : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 6:46 PM logoKnoll, Inc. : KNL-US: Dividend Analysis : March 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 6, 2017 - April 7 at 10:43 AM logoKNOLL INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 1 at 5:52 PM logoKnoll: This Oversold 'Trump' Stock Is Likely To Rebound Soon - February 23 at 6:09 PM logoEdited Transcript of KNL earnings conference call or presentation 13-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT - February 14 at 12:16 AM logoKNOLL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - February 14 at 12:16 AM logoKnoll's (KNL) CEO Andrew Cogan on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - February 13 at 7:14 PM logoWhy Knoll Inc. Stock Fell Today - February 13 at 7:14 PM logoKnoll Inc. (KNL) Has Tumbled To A 3-Month Low Following Q4 Report - February 13 at 10:50 AM logoKnoll Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today - February 13 at 10:50 AM logoKnoll (KNL) Hikes with Quarterly Earnings Soon to be Revealed - February 11 at 5:04 AM logoQ4 2016 Knoll Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 10 at 6:59 PM logoKnoll Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results - February 10 at 6:59 PM logoKNOLL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition - February 10 at 6:59 PM logoKnoll EPS in-line, misses on revenue - February 10 at 5:22 PM logoKnoll, Inc. to Announce 2016 Fourth Quarter Results - January 30 at 6:52 PM logoKnoll, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : KNL-US : January 20, 2017 - January 20 at 9:25 PM logoKNOLL INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits - December 12 at 6:19 PM logo10:34 am Knoll acquires DatesWeiser; terms not disclosed - December 2 at 6:41 AM logoKnoll (KNL) Acquires DatesWeiser Furniture Corporation - December 1 at 6:09 PM logoBuffalo furniture maker DatesWeiser sold to Pennsylvania company - December 1 at 6:09 PM


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