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Leggett & Platt Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:LEG)

$53.46
-0.16 (-0.30 %)
(As of 11/14/2019 12:46 PM ET)
Today's Range
$53.17
Now: $53.46
$53.63
50-Day Range
$38.51
MA: $45.14
$55.18
52-Week Range
$33.48
Now: $53.46
$55.42
Volume332,648 shs
Average Volume1.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.04 billion
P/E Ratio21.56
Dividend Yield2.95%
Beta1.12
Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Residential Products, Furniture Products, Industrial Products, and Specialized Products. The Residential Products segment offers innersprings, wire forms, and machines to shape wire into various types of springs; industrial sewing/finishing machines, conveyor lines, mattress packaging, and glue-drying equipment, as well as quilting machines; and structural fabrics, carpet cushions, and geo components. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Household furniture
Sub-IndustryHome Furnishings
SectorConsumer Discretionary
CUSIP52466010
Phone417-358-8131

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.27 billion
Cash Flow$3.60 per share
Book Value$9.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$305.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees22,000
Market Cap$7.04 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Leggett & Platt's stock symbol?

Leggett & Platt trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LEG."

How often does Leggett & Platt pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 5th. Investors of record on Friday, December 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 12th. View Leggett & Platt's Dividend History.

How were Leggett & Platt's earnings last quarter?

Leggett & Platt, Inc. (NYSE:LEG) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 28th. The company reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.67 by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $1.24 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.21 billion. Leggett & Platt had a return on equity of 28.04% and a net margin of 6.45%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 13.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.66 earnings per share. View Leggett & Platt's Earnings History.

When is Leggett & Platt's next earnings date?

Leggett & Platt is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 3rd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Leggett & Platt.

What guidance has Leggett & Platt issued on next quarter's earnings?

Leggett & Platt updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, October, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.48-$2.63 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.45. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.7-$4.8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.75 billion.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Leggett & Platt?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leggett & Platt in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Leggett & Platt.

Has Leggett & Platt been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LEG stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Leggett & Platt earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Leggett & Platt.

Are investors shorting Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,020,000 shares, a decrease of 21.3% from the September 30th total of 14,000,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,190,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 9.3 days. Approximately 8.5% of the company's shares are short sold. View Leggett & Platt's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Leggett & Platt's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Leggett & Platt own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Leggett & Platt investors own include AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), PepsiCo (PEP), 3M (MMM), Mcdonald's (MCD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Cardinal Health (CAH) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are Leggett & Platt's key executives?

Leggett & Platt's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Karl G. Glassman, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Matthew C. Flanigan, Exec. VP, CFO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. J. Mitchell Dolloff, Exec. VP, COO and Pres of Specialized Products & Furniture Products (Age 53)
  • Mr. Scott S. Douglas, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)
  • Mr. Perry E. Davis, Exec. VP and Pres of Residential Products & Industrial products (Age 60)

Who are Leggett & Platt's major shareholders?

Leggett & Platt's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC (0.95%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.91%), Alps Advisors Inc. (0.63%), Dearborn Partners LLC (0.52%), Welch Group LLC (0.49%) and Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA (0.44%). Company insiders that own Leggett & Platt stock include David M Desonier, Joseph W Mcclanathan, Judy C Odom, Karl G Glassman, Matthew C Flanigan, Phoebe A Wood, Robert Ted Enloe III, Russell J Iorio, Scott S Douglas, Susan R Mccoy and Tammy M Trent. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Leggett & Platt.

Which institutional investors are selling Leggett & Platt stock?

LEG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Alps Advisors Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, W.E. Donoghue & Co. LLC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Brookstone Capital Management, Great Lakes Advisors LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Leggett & Platt company stock in the last year include Joseph W Mcclanathan, Judy C Odom, Karl G Glassman, Phoebe A Wood, Russell J Iorio, Scott S Douglas and Susan R Mccoy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Leggett & Platt.

Which institutional investors are buying Leggett & Platt stock?

LEG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dearborn Partners LLC, WBI Investments Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, First Trust Advisors LP, Signature Wealth Management Group, California Public Employees Retirement System, Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc. and First Merchants Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Leggett & Platt.

How do I buy shares of Leggett & Platt?

Shares of LEG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Leggett & Platt's stock price today?

One share of LEG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.46.

How big of a company is Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt has a market capitalization of $7.04 billion and generates $4.27 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $305.90 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.48 on an earnings per share basis. Leggett & Platt employs 22,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Leggett & Platt.

What is Leggett & Platt's official website?

The official website for Leggett & Platt is http://www.leggett.com/.

How can I contact Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt's mailing address is NO. 1 LEGGETT ROAD, CARTHAGE MO, 64836. The company can be reached via phone at 417-358-8131 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Leggett & Platt (NYSE LEG)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  291 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  368 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  659
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Leggett & Platt and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LEG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LEG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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