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Leggett & Platt Stock Forecast, Price & News

$41.21
-0.25 (-0.60 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.37
Now: $41.21
$41.90
50-Day Range
$38.68
MA: $41.67
$44.93
52-Week Range
$22.03
Now: $41.21
$55.42
Volume907,007 shs
Average Volume1.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.46 billion
P/E Ratio24.68
Dividend Yield3.86%
Beta1.58
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. It serves manufacturers of finished bedding, upholstered furniture, packaging, filtration, and draperies; retailers and distributors of carpet cushions; and contractors, landscapers, road construction companies, and government agencies using geo components. The Furniture Products segment offers molded plywood components; bases, columns, back rests, control devices, and casters and frames; private-label finished furniture; beds and bed frames; adjustable beds; and steel mechanisms and hardware, and springs and seat suspensions. It serves upholstered and office furniture manufacturers; department stores and big box retailers; e-commerce retailers; and mattress and furniture retailers. The Industrial Products segment offers drawn wires, bedding and furniture components, automotive seat suspension systems, and steel rods. It serves packaging and baling companies, mechanical spring manufacturers, and wire distributors. The Specialized Products segment offers mechanical and pneumatic lumbar support and massage systems, seat suspension systems, motors and actuators, and cables; titanium, nickel, and stainless steel tubing, formed tube, and tube assemblies; and engineered hydraulic cylinders. It serves automobile and mobile equipment OEMs, and aerospace suppliers. The company sells its products through sales representatives and distributors. Leggett & Platt, Incorporated was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Carthage, Missouri.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.08 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.75 billion
Cash Flow$3.78 per share
Book Value$9.97 per share

Profitability

Net Income$333.80 million

Miscellaneous

Employees22,000
Market Cap$5.46 billion
Next Earnings Date10/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$41.21
-0.25 (-0.60 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Leggett & Platt's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Leggett & Platt's stock was trading at $34.30 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LEG shares have increased by 20.1% and is now trading at $41.21.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Leggett & Platt?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leggett & Platt in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Leggett & Platt's next earnings date?

Leggett & Platt is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 26th 2020.
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How were Leggett & Platt's earnings last quarter?

Leggett & Platt, Inc. (NYSE:LEG) released its earnings results on Monday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.08 by $0.08. The firm earned $845.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $919.93 million. Leggett & Platt had a return on equity of 21.65% and a net margin of 5.29%. The firm's revenue was down 30.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.64 earnings per share.
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How often does Leggett & Platt pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.40 per share on Thursday, October 15th. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 14th.
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What price target have analysts set for LEG?

6 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Leggett & Platt's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect Leggett & Platt's stock price to reach $37.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.3%.
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Are investors shorting Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt saw a decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 4,330,000 shares, a decrease of 25.0% from the July 30th total of 5,770,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,420,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 3.3% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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), AbbVie (ABBV), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Chevron (CVX), Mcdonald's (MCD), 3M (MMM), PepsiCo (PEP), Pfizer (PFE) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Leggett & Platt's key executives?

Leggett & Platt's management team includes the following 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)

What is Leggett & Platt's stock symbol?

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

Who are Leggett & Platt's major shareholders?

Leggett & Platt's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.09%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (3.90%), ProShare Advisors LLC (2.10%), US Bancorp DE (1.48%), Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (1.37%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.09%). Company insiders that own Leggett & Platt stock include Joseph W Mcclanathan, Judy C Odom, Karl G Glassman, Phoebe A Wood, Robert Ted Enloe III, Russell J Iorio, Scott S Douglas and Susan R Mccoy.
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Which institutional investors are selling Leggett & Platt stock?

LEG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Capital Advisors Inc. OK, Swiss National Bank, Raymond James & Associates, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, and Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC. 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, Robert Ted Enloe III, and Russell J Iorio.
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Which institutional investors are buying Leggett & Platt stock?

LEG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, ProShare Advisors LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, and River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP.
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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 $41.21.

How big of a company is Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt has a market capitalization of $5.46 billion and generates $4.75 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $333.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.57 on an earnings per share basis. Leggett & Platt employs 22,000 workers across the globe.

What is Leggett & Platt's official website?

The official website for Leggett & Platt is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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