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: Industrial Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Symbol: NYSE:LDL
  • CUSIP: 55081910
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.01594 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,233,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $54.76
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $51.50
  • 52 Week Range: $44.14 - $64.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.30
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.68
  • P/E Growth: 1.15
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $640.28 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.59
  • Book Value: $18.17 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.25
  • EBITDA: $92.46 million
  • Net Margins: 6.56%
  • Return on Equity: 17.43%
  • Return on Assets: 9.51%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 2.71%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.91%
  • Average Volume: 65,212 shs.
  • Beta: 1.73
  • Short Ratio: 1.65

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.10. The business earned $174.88 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $174.98 million. Lydall had a return on equity of 17.43% and a net margin of 6.56%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 27.4% on a year-over-year basis. View Lydall's Earnings History.

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

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Lydall's stock. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect Lydall's share price to reach $62.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Lydall.

Who are some of Lydall's key competitors?

Who are Lydall's key executives?

Lydall's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Dale G. Barnhart, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Scott M. Deakin, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Joseph A. Abbruzzi, President - Technical Nonwovens
  • Paul A. Marold, President - Performance Materials
  • Chad A. McDaniel, Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel, Secretary
  • James V. Laughlan, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Treasurer
  • William M. Feld, Vice President, General Manager of Lydall Thermal/Acoustical Fibers
  • William J. Hume, Senior Vice President, General Manager of Lydall Thermal/Acoustical Metals
  • Kathleen Burdett, Independent Director
  • Matthew T. Farrell, Independent Director

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.

What is Lydall's stock price today?

One share of Lydall stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.05.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lydall (NYSE LDL)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  54 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  45 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  99
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lydall 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 Lydall (NYSE:LDL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $62.50 (5.84% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Price Target History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
Analysts' Ratings History for Lydall (NYSE:LDL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/13/2017SidotiUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$62.00HighView Rating Details
7/31/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$63.00LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 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
8/1/2017Q2 2017$0.70$0.80$174.98 million$174.88 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: 5.02%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.07%
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
9/15/2017Joseph A AbbruzziInsiderSell2,795$52.72$147,352.40View SEC Filing  
6/9/2017Chad A McdanielSVPSell3,500$54.06$189,210.00View SEC Filing  
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 logoLydall to Report Third Quarter 2017 Results on October 31, 2017 - October 18 at 6:00 PM logoContrasting Lydall (LDL) & John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT) - October 16 at 6:26 AM logoZacks: Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Analysts - October 13 at 6:22 AM logoLydall (LDL) & Its Rivals Head-To-Head Analysis - October 6 at 4:10 PM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - October 5 at 12:26 AM logoReviewing Lydall (LDL) and Its Competitors - October 4 at 12:28 PM logoLydall (LDL) and Its Peers Critical Comparison - September 29 at 4:32 PM logoHead to Head Survey: Energy Recovery (ERII) and Lydall (LDL) - September 27 at 12:08 PM logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Lydall (LDL) & Its Competitors - September 26 at 2:24 AM logoCritical Review: Kadant (KAI) & Lydall (LDL) - September 21 at 4:26 PM logoLydall (LDL) versus Its Peers Head to Head Comparison - September 21 at 8:52 AM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Insider Sells $147,352.40 in Stock - September 18 at 1:18 PM logoLydall, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LDL-US : September 14, 2017 - September 15 at 5:30 AM logoLydall, Inc.: Price momentum supported by strong fundamentals - September 15 at 5:30 AM logoLydall +10% after Sidoti upgrade - September 13 at 3:14 PM logoSidoti Upgrades Lydall, Inc. (LDL) to Buy - September 13 at 10:34 AM logoLydall (LDL) & its Competitors Critical Analysis - September 10 at 2:24 AM logoLydall Forms New Thermal/Acoustical Solutions Segment - August 31 at 6:50 AM logoKey Technology (KTEC) vs. Lydall (LDL) Financial Contrast - August 22 at 12:24 PM logoIntevac (IVAC) and Lydall (LDL) Financial Analysis - August 21 at 8:09 AM logoComparing EnPro Industries (NPO) and Lydall (LDL) - August 18 at 10:18 PM logoReviewing Nordson Corporation (NDSN) & Lydall (LDL) - August 14 at 11:41 AM logoLydall, Inc. :LDL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 1:12 AM logoInvestor Network: Lydall, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - August 3 at 2:26 AM logoEdited Transcript of LDL earnings conference call or presentation 2-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 3 at 2:26 AM logoLydall Announces Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2017 - August 2 at 3:02 AM logoLydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.07 EPS - August 1 at 10:05 PM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Given a $63.00 Price Target at Roth Capital - July 31 at 3:32 PM logoComparing Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (AIMC) & Lydall (LDL) - July 30 at 10:07 PM logoETFs with exposure to Lydall, Inc. : July 24, 2017 - July 25 at 2:31 AM logoBrokerages Expect Lydall, Inc. (LDL) to Post $0.70 EPS - July 20 at 12:40 PM logoLydall to Report Second Quarter 2017 Results on August 1, 2017 - July 19 at 5:43 PM logoETFs with exposure to Lydall, Inc. : July 14, 2017 - July 15 at 5:27 AM logoLydall posts 1Q profit - May 2 at 7:19 PM logoLydall to Report First Quarter 2017 Results on May 2, 2017 - April 20 at 5:47 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 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/ 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 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



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