Leggett & Platt Company Profile (NYSE:LEG)

About Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt logoLeggett & Platt, Incorporated is a manufacturer of engineered components and products found in homes, offices, automobiles and commercial aircraft. The Company operates in four segments: Residential Furnishings, Commercial Products, Industrial Materials and Specialized Products. The Residential Furnishings segment manufactures steel coiled bedsprings. In the Commercial Products segment, it designs, manufactures and distributes a range of components and finished products for the office seating and specialty retail markets. The Company's Specialized Products segment designs, manufactures and sells products, including automotive seating components, tubing for the aerospace industry, specialized machinery and equipment, and service van interiors. The Company's brands include ComfortCore, Mira-Coil, VertiCoil, Lura-Flex, Superlastic, Semi-Flex, Active Support Technology, Super Sagless, No-Sag, LPSense, Hanes, Schukra, Pullmaflex, Flex-O-Lator, Gribetz and Porter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Home Furnishings & Fixtures
  • Sub-Industry: Home Furnishings
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: LEG
  • CUSIP: 52466010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $45.04
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $47.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $49.85
  • 52-Week Range: $36.64 - $54.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.47
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.81
  • P/E Growth: 4.72
  • Market Cap: $6.02B
  • Outstanding Shares: 133,671,000
  • Beta: 0.95
  • Net Margins: 10.03%
  • Return on Equity: 33.71%
  • Return on Assets: 12.14%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.98%
  • Current Ratio: 1.97%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.23%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.67)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/1/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
8/1/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeMarket PerformView Rating Details
7/29/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/20/2015Monness Crespi & HardtDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$40.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016$0.64N/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.62$0.66$1,000.00 million$958.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1$0.55$0.63$960.47 million$938.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2016Q4$0.51$0.57$996.98 million$94.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q3$0.56$0.67$1.05 billion$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$0.54$0.53$1.03 billion$997.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.46$0.50$952.50 million$966.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.45$0.41$947.24 million$953.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q314$0.49$0.37$1.03 billion$997.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.46$0.48$989.92 million$1.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.38$0.37$972.95 million$919.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2014Q4 13$0.34$0.35$899.78 million$896.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.44$0.43$990.20 million$957.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.45$0.44$987.82 million$958.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.38$0.33$963.25 million$936.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2013Q4 2012$0.31$0.32$872.66 million$853.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.38$0.45$980.94 million$980.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.37$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.33$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$0.21$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.35$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.37$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.20$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.23$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.50 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.68 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.59$0.59$0.59
Q2 20161$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q3 20161$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q4 20161$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q1 20171$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q2 20171$0.70$0.70$0.70
Q3 20171$0.71$0.71$0.71
Q4 20171$0.61$0.61$0.61
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:3.02%
Dividend Growth:-4.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:49.64% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
54.40% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
50.75% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:44 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.92%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.40%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/1/2016Dennis S ParkInsiderSell3,000$52.48$157,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Karl G GlassmanInsiderSell20,000$52.49$1,049,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Scott S DouglasSVPSell2,000$51.95$103,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016Judy C OdomDirectorSell5,000$52.51$262,550.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2016Karl G GlassmanCEOSell22,580$50.07$1,130,580.60View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Matthew C FlaniganCFOSell20,000$51.01$1,020,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Dennis S ParkSVPSell2,000$49.51$99,020.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Robert Ted Enloe IIIDirectorSell4,103$49.00$201,047.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Scott S DouglasSVPSell2,000$49.53$99,060.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Jack D CrusaSVPSell10,000$48.16$481,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Karl G GlassmanCEOSell15,000$48.13$721,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016David M DesonierSVPSell7,648$47.90$366,339.20View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Scott S DouglasSVPSell1,000$47.00$47,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2016John G MooreSVPSell9,959$41.83$416,584.97View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Robert Ted Enloe IIIDirectorSell15,636$42.81$669,377.16View SEC Filing  
12/22/2015Joseph W McclanathanDirectorSell10,100$42.26$426,826.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2015John G MooreSVPSell3,757$46.17$173,460.69View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Scott S DouglasSVPSell4,000$45.62$182,480.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Richard T FisherDirectorSell10,000$46.15$461,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015Scott S DouglasSVPSell1,000$46.10$46,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015John G MooreSVPSell3,811$44.06$167,912.66View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Robert G. Culp IIIDirectorBuy2,000$49.03$98,060.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015David M DesonierSVPSell10,000$49.01$490,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Judy C OdomDirectorSell10,000$45.48$454,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Scott S DouglasSVPSell2,000$45.83$91,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2015John G MooreSVPSell5,000$46.14$230,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Joseph W McclanathanDirectorSell1,454$45.62$66,331.48View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Dennis S ParkSVPSell5,000$45.82$229,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Jack D CrusaSVPSell8,000$44.90$359,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Matthew C FlaniganCFOSell20,000$44.73$894,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Karl G GlassmanCOOSell21,600$43.80$946,080.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015David M DesonierSVPSell4,714$43.55$205,294.70View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Scott S DouglasSVPSell5,000$42.91$214,550.00View SEC Filing  
12/29/2014Richard T FisherDirectorSell7,500$42.92$321,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Ralph W ClarkDirectorSell2,215$41.63$92,210.45View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Robert Ted Enloe IIIDirectorSell11,612$41.90$486,542.80View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Ralph W ClarkDirectorSell5,391$41.87$225,721.17View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014John G MooreSVPSell7,161$41.30$295,749.30View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Scott S DouglasSVPSell1,258$41.18$51,804.44View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Karl G GlassmanCOOSell7,207$39.73$286,334.11View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014David M DesonierSVPSell6,088$35.30$214,906.40View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Scott S DouglasSVPSell1,000$34.87$34,870.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Richard T FisherDirectorSell5,000$33.30$166,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Joseph D Downes JrSVPSell68,005$33.59$2,284,287.95View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Karl G GlassmanCOOSell22,009$33.59$739,282.31View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Robert G Culp IIIDirectorSell135$34.12$4,606.20View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Scott S DouglasSVPSell1,232$33.89$41,752.48View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Robert Ted Enloe IIIDirectorSell3,771$32.82$123,764.22View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Karl GlassmanCOOSell12,562$33.39$419,445.18View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Matthew FlaniganCFOSell20,000$33.39$667,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Robert Ted Enloe IIIDirectorSell2,184$32.61$71,220.24View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Scott DouglasSVPSell1,200$32.26$38,712.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Dennis ParkSVPSell10,000$31.09$310,900.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Matthew FlaniganCFOSell20,000$30.02$600,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2014Scott DouglasSVPSell1,500$29.64$44,460.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2013Richard FisherDirectorSell7,000$30.55$213,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Matthew C FlaniganCFOSell10,000$31.92$319,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013John MooreSVPSell3,938$31.85$125,425.30View SEC Filing  
6/18/2013Karl G GlassmanCOOSell48,547$32.54$1,579,719.38View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Robert Ted Enloe IIIDirectorSell2,369$33.42$79,171.98View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Richard T FisherDirectorSell6,603$33.33$220,077.99View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Scott S DouglasSVPSell1,653$27.31$45,143.43View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Karl G GlassmanCOOSell43,970$23.27$1,023,181.90View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) Chart for Monday, October, 24, 2016

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