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: $947.82 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,233,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $48.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $50.56
  • 52 Week Range: $44.14 - $64.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.63
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.18
  • P/E Growth: 1.08
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $640.28 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.48
  • Book Value: $18.17 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.03
  • EBIDTA: $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: 64,988 shs.
  • Beta: 1.71
  • 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.80 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.70 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $174.88 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $174.98 million. Lydall had a net margin of 6.56% and a return on equity of 17.43%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 27.4% compared to the same quarter last year. View Lydall's Earnings History.

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

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Lydall's stock. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $63.00. On average, they expect Lydall's stock price to reach $62.50 in the next twelve months. 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

Who owns Lydall stock?

Lydall's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.85%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.18%), Royal Bank of Canada (5.74%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.12%), Advisory Research Inc. (2.43%) and Royce & Associates LP (2.42%). 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, Vanguard Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Wells Fargo & Company MN and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, HAP Trading LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Stifel Financial Corp and Lyon Street Capital LLC. 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.

What is Lydall's stock price today?

One share of Lydall stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lydall (NYSE LDL)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  47 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  39 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  86
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 (13.64% upside)

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 9/24/2015 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 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 logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub - August 4 at 10:36 PM logoZacks: Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 4 at 4:52 PM 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 logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Cut to "Sell" at BidaskClub - July 17 at 12:00 AM logoETFs with exposure to Lydall, Inc. : July 14, 2017 - July 15 at 5:27 AM logoZacks: Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - June 29 at 12:38 AM logoLydall, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LDL-US : June 22, 2017 - June 22 at 12:35 PM logoChad A. Mcdaniel Sells 3,500 Shares of Lydall, Inc. (LDL) Stock - June 13 at 8:14 PM logoETFs with exposure to Lydall, Inc. : June 9, 2017 - June 9 at 6:28 PM logoLydall, Inc. (LDL) Raised to "Buy" at ValuEngine - June 4 at 9:20 AM logoLydall, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LDL-US : June 2, 2017 - June 2 at 7:38 PM 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



Lydall (LDL) Chart for Sunday, September, 24, 2017

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