Lear Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.77 (-2.74 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume841,865 shs
Average Volume418,732 shs
Market Capitalization$10.19 billion
P/E Ratio36.14
Dividend Yield0.57%
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About Lear

Lear Corporation designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seating, and electrical distribution systems and related components for automotive original equipment manufacturers in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and South America. Its Seating segment offers seat systems, seat subsystems, key seat components, seat trim covers, seat mechanisms, seat foams, and headrests, as well as surface materials, such as leather and fabric for automobiles and light trucks, compact cars, pick-up trucks, and sport utility vehicles. The company's E-Systems segment provides electrical distribution and connection systems that route electrical signals and networks, and manage electrical power within the vehicle for various powertrains, such as traditional internal combustion engine architectures, hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery electric architectures. This segment's products comprise wire harnesses, terminals and connectors, engineered components, and junction boxes; electronic system products, including body domain control modules, smart and passive junction boxes, gateway and communication modules, integrated power modules, and high voltage battery management systems. It also offers software and connected services comprising Xevo Market, an in-vehicle commerce and service platform that connects customers with the brands and services by delivering sales offers through vehicle touch screens and vehicle-branded mobile applications; and software and services for the cloud, vehicles, and mobile devices that enable consumer e-commerce, multi-media applications, and enterprise services. In addition, this segment provides cybersecurity software; advanced vehicle positioning for automated and autonomous driving applications; and short-range communication and cellular protocols for vehicle connectivity. It offers its products and services under the XEVO, GUILFORD, EAGLE OTTAWA, ConfigurE+TM, INTUTM, LEAR CONNEXUSTM, EXOTM, JOURNEYWARE, ProTec, SMART JUNCTION BOXTM, STRUCSURETM, AVENTINO, and TeXstyleTM brands. Lear Corporation was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan.


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2.34 out of 5 stars

Auto/Tires/Trucks Sector

7th out of 171 stocks

Motor Vehicle Parts & Accessories Industry

4th out of 65 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Lear (NYSE:LEA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lear a buy right now?

15 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Lear in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Lear stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Lear?

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When is Lear's next earnings date?

Lear is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 3rd 2021.
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How were Lear's earnings last quarter?

Lear Co. (NYSE:LEA) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The auto parts company reported $3.73 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.95 by $0.78. The auto parts company earned $5.35 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.89 billion. Lear had a net margin of 1.59% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.62%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 20.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $2.05 EPS.
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How has Lear's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Lear's stock was trading at $95.88 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LEA shares have increased by 76.8% and is now trading at $169.51.
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How often does Lear pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lear?

Lear declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 20th. Investors of record on Friday, June 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, June 30th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 10th.
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Is Lear a good dividend stock?

Lear pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.57%. Lear does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Lear is 18.76%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Lear will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.43% next year. This indicates that Lear will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Lear issued on next quarter's earnings?

Lear issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 28th. The company provided EPS guidance of - for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $20.35 billion-$21.15 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $20.42 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LEA?

15 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Lear's shares. Their forecasts range from $128.00 to $216.00. On average, they anticipate Lear's stock price to reach $186.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Lear's key executives?

Lear's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Raymond E. Scott Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $2.65M)
  • Mr. Jason M. Cardew, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. Thomas A. DiDonato, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 62, Pay $1.25M)
  • Mr. Frank C. Orsini, Exec. VP & Pres of Seating (Age 48, Pay $1.45M)
  • Mr. Carl A. Esposito, Sr. VP & Pres of E-Systems Division (Age 53, Pay $1.08M)
  • Ms. Amy A. Doyle, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. John P. Absmeier, Chief Technology Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Harry Albert Kemp, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & ESG Lead (Age 45)
  • Mr. Dave Mullin, VP of Sales & Marketing
  • Ms. Alicia J. Davis, Sr. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel. (Age 50)

Who are some of Lear's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Lear own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Lear investors own include Bank of America (BAC), NVIDIA (NVDA), The Home Depot (HD), The Boeing (BA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Lam Research (LRCX), Micron Technology (MU) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

What is Lear's stock symbol?

Lear trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LEA."

Who are Lear's major shareholders?

Lear's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.24%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (7.73%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.44%), Boston Partners (2.99%), Ninety One UK Ltd (2.77%) and LSV Asset Management (2.54%). Company insiders that own Lear stock include Conrad L Mallett, Jr, Jonathan F Foster, Raymond E Scott and Thomas A Didonato.
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Which major investors are selling Lear stock?

LEA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Ninety One UK Ltd, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, LSV Asset Management, Prudential Financial Inc., Amundi Asset Management US Inc., and Citigroup Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Lear company stock in the last year include Jonathan F Foster, Raymond E Scott, and Thomas A Didonato.
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Which major investors are buying Lear stock?

LEA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Clearbridge Investments LLC, Unigestion Holding SA, Meritage Portfolio Management, Boston Partners, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Russell Investments Group Ltd..
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How do I buy shares of Lear?

Shares of LEA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Lear's stock price today?

One share of LEA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $169.51.

How much money does Lear make?

Lear has a market capitalization of $10.19 billion and generates $17.05 billion in revenue each year. The auto parts company earns $158.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.33 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Lear have?

Lear employs 174,600 workers across the globe.

Does Lear have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Lear: AccuMED Corp., AccuMED Holdings Corp., Arada Systems, Autotech Fund II L.P.(Delaware) (5.56%, Beijing BAI Lear Automotive Systems Co. Ltd., Beijing BHAP Lear Automotive Systems Co. Ltd.(China) (50%, Beijing Lear Dymos Automotive Systems Co. Ltd., CelLink Corporation, Changchun Lear FAWSN Automotive Electrical and Electronics Co. Ltd., Changchun Lear FAWSN Automotive Seat Systems Co. Ltd., Chihuahua Electrical Wiring Systems S. de R.L. de C.V., China New Trend Group Co. Ltd, Consorcio Industrial Mexicano de Autopartes S. de R.L. de C.V., Cordelia Autoparts Sweden AB, Dunlop Cox Limited, Durango Automotive Wiring Systems S. de R.L. de C.V., EXO Technologies Ltd., Eagle Ottawa (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Eagle Ottawa China Ltd., Eagle Ottawa Fonseca S.A., Eagle Ottawa Foreign Holdings ApS, Eagle Ottawa Holdings Ltd., Eagle Ottawa Hungary Kft., Eagle Ottawa LLC, Eagle Ottawa North America LLC, Eagle Ottawa Warrington Ltd., Evolved by Nature Inc., Foshan Lear FAWSN Automotive Systems Co. Ltd., Grote & Hartmann, Guangzhou Lear Automotive Components Co. Ltd, Guilford Europe Limited, Guilford Europe Pension Trustees Limited, Guilford Mills, Guilford Mills Europe Limited, Guilford Mills Limited, HB Polymer Company LLC, Honduras Electrical Distribution Systems S. de R.L. de C.V., Hyundai Transys Lear Automotive India Private Limited, Industrias Cousin Freres S.L., Industrias Lear de Argentina SrL, Insys - Interior Systems SA, Jiangxi Jiangling Lear Interior Systems Co. Ltd., Kyungshin-Lear Sales and Engineering LLC, Lear (China) Holding Limited, Lear (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l., Lear (Shanghai) Auto Parts Technology Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Lear Automotive (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive EEDS Honduras S.A., Lear Automotive Electronics and Electrical Products (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive Fabrics (Rui’An) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive India Private Limited, Lear Automotive Interior Materials (Yangzhou) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive Manufacturing L.L.C., Lear Automotive Metals (Wuhan) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive Morocco SAS, Lear Automotive Operations Netherlands B.V., Lear Automotive Services (Netherlands) B.V., Lear Automotive Systems (Changshu) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive Systems (Chongqing) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive Systems (Shenyang) Co. Ltd., Lear Automotive Systems (Yangzhou) Co. Ltd., Lear Canada, Lear Canada Holding S.a.r.l., Lear Canada Investments ULC, Lear Chang’an (Chongqing) Automotive System Co. Ltd., Lear Chang’an (Hangzhou) Automotive Seating Co. Ltd., Lear China Engineering LLC, Lear Corporation (Mauritius) Limited, Lear Corporation (Nottingham) Limited, Lear Corporation (UK) Limited, Lear Corporation (Vietnam) Limited, Lear Corporation Ara S.L., Lear Corporation Ardasa S.L., Lear Corporation Asientos S.L., Lear Corporation Belgium CVA, Lear Corporation Beteiligungs GmbH, Lear Corporation Canada ULC, Lear Corporation Changchun Automotive Interior Systems Co. Ltd., Lear Corporation China Ltd., Lear Corporation Czech Republic s.r.o., Lear Corporation Engineering (UK) Limited, Lear Corporation Engineering Belgium B.V.B.A., Lear Corporation Engineering Czech Republic s.r.o., Lear Corporation Engineering GmbH, Lear Corporation Engineering Hungary Kft., Lear Corporation Engineering II GmbH, Lear Corporation Engineering Italy S.r.l., Lear Corporation Engineering Morocco S.a.r.l., Lear Corporation Engineering Poland Sp. z.o.o., Lear Corporation Engineering Slovakia s.r.o., Lear Corporation d.o.o. Novi Sad, and United Technologies Automotive.

When was Lear founded?

Lear was founded in 1917.

What is Lear's official website?

The official website for Lear is www.lear.com.

Where are Lear's headquarters?

Lear is headquartered at 21557 TELEGRAPH ROAD, SOUTHFIELD MI, 48033.

How can I contact Lear?

Lear's mailing address is 21557 TELEGRAPH ROAD, SOUTHFIELD MI, 48033. The auto parts company can be reached via phone at (248) 447-1500.

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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