Lydall Company Profile (NYSE:LDL)

About Lydall (NYSE:LDL)

Lydall logoLydall, Inc. designs and manufactures specialty engineered filtration media, industrial thermal insulating solutions, automotive thermal and acoustical barriers for filtration/separation and thermal/acoustical applications. The Company's segments are Performance Materials, Technical Nonwovens, Thermal/Acoustical Metals and Thermal/Acoustical Fibers. The Performance Materials segment includes filtration, thermal insulation and life sciences filtration businesses. The Technical Nonwovens segment includes its industrial filtration and advanced materials products. The Thermal/Acoustical Metals segment includes its metal parts and related tooling used in automotive applications. The Thermal/Acoustical Fibers segment includes its fiber parts business and related tooling used in automotive applications. Its Filtration products include LydAir MG (Micro-Glass) Air Filtration Media, LydAir MB (Melt Blown) Air Filtration Media and Arioso Membrane Composite Media.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Multi-Sector Conglomerates
  • Industry: Auto Parts
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:LDL
  • CUSIP: 55081910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $867.43 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,228,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $51.21
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.98
  • 52 Week Range: $37.03 - $64.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.89
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.35
  • P/E Growth: 0.98
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $602.64 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.44
  • Book Value: $16.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.02
  • EBIDTA: $85.72 million
  • Net Margins: 6.87%
  • Return on Equity: 16.73%
  • Return on Assets: 11.07%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 3.15%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.40%
  • Average Volume: 102,084 shs.
  • Beta: 1.41
  • Short Ratio: 1.21

Frequently Asked Questions for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)

What is Lydall's stock symbol?

Lydall trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LDL."

How were Lydall's earnings last quarter?

Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.17. The firm had revenue of $165.49 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $155.50 million. Lydall had a net margin of 6.87% and a return on equity of 16.73%. View Lydall's Earnings History.

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

2 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Lydall's stock. Their forecasts range from $63.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect Lydall's stock price to reach $63.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Lydall.

Who are some of Lydall's key competitors?

Who owns Lydall stock?

Lydall's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.07%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.41%), Champlain Investment Partners LLC (6.23%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.37%), State Street Corp (2.42%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.30%). Company insiders that own Lydall stock include Chad A Mcdaniel, David H Williams, James V Laughlan, Joseph A Abbruzzi, Kathleen Burdett, Matthew Farrell, S Carl Soderstrom, Jr, W Leslie Duffy, William D Gurley and William J Hume. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lydall.

Who sold Lydall stock? Who is selling Lydall stock?

Lydall's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Morgan Stanley, William Blair Investment Management LLC and Oxford Asset Management. Company insiders that have sold Lydall stock in the last year include Chad A Mcdaniel, James V Laughlan, Joseph A Abbruzzi, Kathleen Burdett, W Leslie Duffy, William D Gurley and William J Hume. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lydall.

Who bought Lydall stock? Who is buying Lydall stock?

Lydall's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Champlain Investment Partners LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Lyon Street Capital LLC, Stifel Financial Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lydall.

How do I buy Lydall stock?

Shares of Lydall 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 Lydall stock cost?

One share of Lydall stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.35.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lydall (NYSE:LDL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $63.00 (25.12% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/20/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$63.00LowView Rating Details
8/29/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Earnings by Quarter for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Earnings History by Quarter for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.57$0.74$155.50 million$165.49 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q4 2016$0.68$0.52$148.22 million$144.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.51$0.54$130.90 million$32.38 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q4$0.47$0.46$131.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.40$0.42$128.40 million$127.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2015Q414$0.30$0.34$126.50 million$127.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.33$0.43$135.00 million$134.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$0.38$0.64$148.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q1 2014$0.21$0.40$125.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q413$0.25$99.50 million$99.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.27$94.20 million$98.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.29$0.35$97.50 million$101.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.21$0.26$96.80 million$99.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.25$0.23$93.70 million$94.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q2 20171$0.79$0.79$0.79
Q3 20171$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q4 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.93%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 90.66%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/15/2017James V LaughlanCAOSell4,700$52.69$247,643.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2017Chad A McdanielSVPSell5,000$53.76$268,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2017W Leslie DuffyDirectorSell20,000$53.76$1,075,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2017William J HumeSVPSell3,000$53.00$159,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2017Kathleen BurdettDirectorSell744$53.00$39,432.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017William J HumeSVPSell2,000$50.71$101,420.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2017Matthew FarrellDirectorBuy2,000$51.90$103,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2016Chad A McdanielSVPSell4,000$62.35$249,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2016James V LaughlanCAOSell5,000$62.25$311,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2016William D GurleyDirectorSell624$63.00$39,312.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Joseph A AbbruzziInsiderSell2,975$49.05$145,923.75View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Matthew FarrellDirectorBuy2,000$48.29$96,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016William J HumeSVPSell4,533$28.67$129,961.11View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015David H. WilliamsinsiderSell7,500$36.36$272,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015William D. GurleyDirectorSell3,275$35.44$116,066.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015S Carl Soderstrom, Jr.DirectorSell5,489$35.60$195,408.40View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Joseph A. AbbruzziinsiderSell1,200$35.42$42,504.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Kathleen BurdettDirectorSell4,833$37.12$179,400.96View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Marc T GilesDirectorSell8,800$30.03$264,264.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Marc T GilesDirectorSell9,882$30.36$300,017.52View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Joseph A AbbruzziInsiderSell1,510$28.19$42,566.90View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Dale G BarnhartCEOSell74,000$28.86$2,135,640.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014James V LaughlanCAOSell6,125$30.24$185,220.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014David H WilliamsInsiderSell2,363$28.50$67,345.50View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Dale G BarnhartCEOSell7,900$27.23$215,117.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014Dale G BarnhartCEOSell36,100$27.45$990,945.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014David H WilliamsInsiderSell5,137$28.50$146,404.50View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014W Leslie DuffyDirectorSell3,325$26.01$86,483.25View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014James V LaughlanCAOSell5,961$27.60$164,523.60View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Suzanne HammettDirectorSell18,716$28.14$526,668.24View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014S Carl Soderstrom JrDirectorSell5,000$26.70$133,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Suzanne HammettDirectorSell3,325$21.10$70,157.50View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Marc T GilesDirectorSell10,000$16.14$161,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Marc T GilesDirectorSell10,000$16.10$161,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Mona G EsteyVPSell4,715$16.09$75,864.35View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013S Carl Soderstrom JrDirectorSell8,200$14.50$118,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Kathleen BurdettDirectorSell6,000$14.40$86,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2013Matthew FarrellDirectorSell9,000$15.43$138,870.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Mona G EsteyVPSell14,300$13.07$186,901.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Latest Headlines for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
DateHeadline logo Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Given Average Recommendation of "" by Analysts - May 24 at 6:28 PM logoRoth Capital Reiterates $63.00 Price Target for Lydall, Inc. (LDL) - May 21 at 9:56 PM logoETFs with exposure to Lydall, Inc. : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 10:48 AM logoLydall, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LDL-US : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 8:55 AM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) CAO Sells $247,643.00 in Stock - May 16 at 1:21 PM logoLydall (LDL) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - May 9 at 12:50 AM logoLydall, Inc. :LDL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 8, 2017 - May 8 at 5:51 PM logoEdited Transcript of LDL earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 7:30pm GMT - May 5 at 6:14 PM logoBrokerages Anticipate Lydall, Inc. (LDL) to Post $0.73 Earnings Per Share - May 4 at 8:10 AM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.17 EPS - May 4 at 12:22 AM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Announces Earnings Results - May 3 at 11:04 PM logoLydall (LDL) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows - May 3 at 10:10 PM logoLydall posts 1Q profit - May 2 at 7:19 PM logoLydall Announces Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2017 - May 2 at 7:10 PM logoLydall, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LDL) : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 6:50 PM logoLydall, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LDL-US : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 7:05 PM logoLydall (LDL) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.56 - April 26 at 11:32 AM logoLydall to Report First Quarter 2017 Results on May 2, 2017 - April 20 at 5:47 PM logoETFs with exposure to Lydall, Inc. : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 5:33 PM logoLydall (LDL) Earns Media Sentiment Rating of -0.22 - April 16 at 1:01 PM logoZacks: Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Given $59.50 Average Target Price by Analysts - April 12 at 8:37 AM logoZacks: Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Given $59.50 Consensus Target Price by Brokerages - March 28 at 11:56 AM logoChad A. Mcdaniel Sells 5,000 Shares of Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Stock - March 22 at 7:43 PM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Director W Leslie Duffy Sells 20,000 Shares - March 22 at 7:25 PM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) SVP William J. Hume Sells 3,000 Shares - March 21 at 4:25 PM logoInsider Selling: Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Director Sells 744 Shares of Stock - March 20 at 8:15 PM logoBloomberg Markets: Dave Wilson’s Stock of the Day for Feb. 23 - February 24 at 9:53 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Lydall Inc Q4 Earnings Report - February 22 at 11:27 PM logoLydall Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2016 - February 22 at 6:25 PM logoLYDALL INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 22 at 6:25 PM logoLydall to Report Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2016 Results - February 22 at 12:18 PM logoRegal Beloit (RBC) Poised for Growth Despite Headwinds - January 16 at 8:30 AM logoLydall completes acquisition of Gutsche - January 3 at 9:10 AM logoLYDALL INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - December 12 at 10:36 AM logoLydall (LDL) to Acquire Gutsche for $58M - November 30 at 6:21 PM logoLydall to Acquire Gutsche, a Leader in Industrial Filtration and Technical Materials - November 30 at 9:55 AM logo7:03 am Lydall to acquire MGF Gutsche GmbH & Co for about $58 mln in cash; expected to be accretive by mid-2018 - November 30 at 9:55 AM logoLYDALL INC /DE/ Financials - November 5 at 5:54 PM logoLYDALL INC /DE/ Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - November 2 at 9:25 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Lydall Inc Q3 Earnings Report - November 1 at 6:12 PM logoQ3 2016 Lydall Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - November 1 at 10:29 AM logoLYDALL INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K/A, Financial Statements and Exhibits - September 22 at 5:41 PM logoLydall downgraded by Sidoti - August 29 at 5:50 PM logoSterling firm near 3-week highs helped by robust data - August 26 at 8:56 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Lydall Inc Q2 Earnings Report - August 2 at 6:11 PM logoQ2 2016 Lydall Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - August 2 at 10:44 AM logoLydall Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2016 Earnings Release Conference Call Scheduled for August 3, 2016 - July 19 at 11:32 AM logoLYDALL INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Results of Operations and Fin - July 13 at 6:03 AM logoLydall Buys Texel For ~$96 Million In Cash - July 8 at 8:59 AM



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