Libbey Company Profile (NYSE:LBY)

About Libbey (NYSE:LBY)

Libbey logoLibbey Inc. is engaged in the design, production and sale of tableware and other products. The Company's segments are U.S. & Canada; Latin America; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Other. The U.S. & Canada segment includes sales of manufactured and sourced tableware having an end market destination in the United States and Canada, excluding glass products for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), which remain in the Latin America segment. The Latin America segment includes primarily sales of manufactured and sourced glass tableware having an end market destination in Latin America, including glass products for OEMs that have an end market destination outside of Latin America. The EMEA segment includes primarily sales of manufactured and sourced glass tableware having an end market destination in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The Other segment includes primarily sales of manufactured and sourced glass tableware having an end market destination in Asia Pacific.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Appliances, Tools & Housewares
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:LBY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $183.16 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 22,014,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.18
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.68
  • 52 Week Range: $7.33 - $20.76
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 6.60
  • P/E Growth: 2.70
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $776.15 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.24
  • Book Value: $6.67 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.25
  • Dividend Yield: 5.8%
  • EBIDTA: $75.18 million
  • Net Margins: -0.42%
  • Return on Equity: -2.32%
  • Return on Assets: -0.42%
  • Average Volume: 135,959 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 0.01

Frequently Asked Questions for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)

What is Libbey's stock symbol?

Libbey trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LBY."

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

Libbey announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.1175 per share on Tuesday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.47 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 4th. View Libbey's Dividend History.

How will Libbey's stock buyback program work?

Libbey announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback 500,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase up to 2.3% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Libbey's earnings last quarter?

Libbey Inc. (NYSE:LBY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.20 by $0.16. The firm earned $197.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $198.29 million. Libbey had a negative return on equity of 2.32% and a negative net margin of 0.42%. The company's revenue was down 5.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.40 earnings per share. View Libbey's Earnings History.

When will Libbey make its next earnings announcement?

Libbey is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Libbey.

Are investors shorting Libbey?

Libbey saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 617,300 shares, an increase of 18.4% from the August 15th total of 521,376 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 119,462 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.2 days. Currently, 2.9% of the company's shares are short sold.

Who are some of Libbey's key competitors?

Who are Libbey's key executives?

Libbey's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William A. Foley, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • James C. Burmeister, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Susan Allene Kovach, Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Salvador Minarro Villalobos, Vice President, General Manager, U.S. and Canada
  • Veronica L. Smith, Vice President, Corporate Controller, Assistant Treasurer
  • Carol L. Summersgill, Vice President - Human Resources
  • Annunciata Cerioli, Vice President, Chief Supply Chain Officer
  • John C. Orr, Lead Independent Director
  • Carlos V. Duno, Independent Director
  • Ginger M. Jones, Independent Director

Who owns Libbey stock?

Libbey's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (9.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.74%), Royal Bank of Canada (5.86%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.05%), Boston Partners (3.67%) and Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA (3.16%). Company insiders that own Libbey stock include Ginger M Jones, James Charles Burmeister, Salvador Minarro and William A Foley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Libbey.

Who sold Libbey stock? Who is selling Libbey stock?

Libbey's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Boston Partners, Royal Bank of Canada, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Woodmont Investment Counsel LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Libbey.

Who bought Libbey stock? Who is buying Libbey stock?

Libbey's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Sterneck Capital Management LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Numeric Investors LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. Company insiders that have bought Libbey stock in the last two years include Ginger M Jones, James Charles Burmeister, Salvador Minarro and William A Foley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Libbey.

How do I buy Libbey stock?

Shares of Libbey 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 Libbey's stock price today?

One share of Libbey stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.32.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Libbey (NYSE LBY)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  22 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  52
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Libbey and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Libbey (NYSE:LBY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
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Earnings History for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Earnings by Quarter for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Libbey (NYSE LBY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017$0.32N/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2017Q2 2017$0.20$0.36$198.29 million$197.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q4 2016$0.28($0.10)$220.02 million$205.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.26 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Most Recent Dividend:8/22/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.47
Dividend Yield:5.65%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:156.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
37.30% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/31/2017Salvador MinarroVPBuy10,000$8.43$84,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017William A FoleyCEOBuy5,000$8.13$40,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017James Charles BurmeisterCFOBuy3,000$8.20$24,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017James Charles BurmeisterCFOBuy2,000$8.66$17,320.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017William A FoleyCEOBuy5,000$13.30$66,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2017Ginger M JonesDirectorBuy2,000$13.48$26,960.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016Salvador MinarroVPSell2,882$20.38$58,735.16View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
Latest Headlines for Libbey (NYSE:LBY)
DateHeadline logoWhat Does Libbey Inc’s (LBY) Share Price Indicate? - September 23 at 3:58 AM logoShort Interest in Libbey Inc. (LBY) Increases By 18.4% - September 12 at 6:34 PM logoShort Interest in Libbey Inc. (LBY) Decreases By 38.2% - August 25 at 2:50 AM logoLibbey Inc. (NYSE:LBY) Short Interest Update - August 11 at 8:26 AM logoLibbey's (LBY) CEO William Foley on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 3 at 2:31 AM logoLibbey Inc. (NYSE:LBY) Issues Earnings Results - August 2 at 3:28 PM logoLibbey Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.12 (NYSE:LBY) - July 25 at 3:03 PM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) Short Interest Down 3.9% in June - July 14 at 7:04 AM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest - June 26 at 6:09 PM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest - June 9 at 5:18 PM logoLibbey Inc. Announces Participation in Piper Jaffray 37th Annual Consumer Conference - June 7 at 5:53 PM logoLibbey (LBY) to Repurchase 500,000 Stock - June 4 at 11:51 AM logoLibbey (LBY) to Buyback 1,000,000 Outstanding Stock - June 4 at 11:50 AM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) VP Salvador Minarro Acquires 10,000 Shares - June 1 at 10:26 AM logoShort Interest in Libbey Inc. (LBY) Increases By 17.3% - May 24 at 7:22 PM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) CEO William A. Foley Buys 5,000 Shares - May 19 at 8:52 PM logoJames Charles Burmeister Acquires 3,000 Shares of Libbey Inc. (LBY) Stock - May 17 at 11:14 PM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.12 - May 17 at 4:52 PM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) CFO Purchases $17,320.00 in Stock - May 12 at 8:26 PM logoLibbey Inc. (LBY) Short Interest Update - May 12 at 4:32 PM logoIndonesia's Warjiyo Says There Is Room to Ease But Watching Fed - April 22 at 5:45 PM logoWhite House's Cohn Wants to See ‘More and More’ LNG Terminals - April 20 at 6:21 PM logoAaron Hernandez’s Brain to Be Released for CTE Study - April 20 at 6:21 PM logoLibbey Inc. Provides First Quarter Business Update - April 19 at 10:53 AM logoLibbey's fight to protect market share sends stock plunging - April 19 at 10:53 AM logoTrump: 'Unlikely' Russia had no knowledge of Syrian chemical attack - April 12 at 7:11 PM logoNorthwestern student drowns in canal during rowing team practice - April 12 at 8:29 AM logoTexas church bus crash: Truck driver admitted texting, taking medication before accident, records say - April 11 at 6:01 PM logoMoving Average Crossover Alert: Libbey (LBY) - March 13 at 10:36 AM logoEdited Transcript of LBY earnings conference call or presentation 28-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT - March 1 at 11:19 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Libbey Inc. Q4 Earnings Report - February 28 at 9:45 AM logoLibbey Slips To Loss In Q4 - February 28 at 9:45 AM logoLibbey, Inc. (LBY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 20, 2016 - Nasdaq - May 19 at 3:00 PM logoLibbey's Fall Not A Clear Buying Opportunity - Seeking Alpha - May 12 at 10:01 AM logoLIBBEY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition - April 28 at 8:32 AM logoLibbey (LBY) Is Strong On High Volume Today - April 15 at 1:39 PM logoLibbey (LBY) Enters Overbought Territory - March 18 at 10:10 AM logoLIBBEY INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 29 at 12:02 PM logoLibbey Inc. Earnings Retreat 24% In Q4 - February 24 at 2:04 PM logoLibbey About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (LBY) - February 24 at 2:04 PM logoLibbey Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter And Full-Year 2015 Financial Results - February 24 at 7:45 AM logoLibbey: Better Days On The Horizon - Seeking Alpha - February 11 at 12:37 PM logoLibbey is Oversold - February 3 at 11:37 AM logoLIBBEY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits - January 15 at 4:35 PM



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