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NYSE:LEG

Leggett & Platt Stock Forecast, Price & News

$35.19
+0.61 (+1.76%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$34.44
$35.27
50-Day Range
$33.39
$39.81
52-Week Range
$33.19
$51.68
Volume
693,618 shs
Average Volume
1.34 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.70 billion
P/E Ratio
11.89
Dividend Yield
5.09%
Price Target
$43.00

Leggett & Platt Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
22.2% Upside
$43.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
6.41% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-3.33
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$95.88 K Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
1.82%
From $2.75 to $2.80 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.07 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

153rd out of 405 stocks

Household Furniture Industry

5th out of 11 stocks

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About Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG)

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs, manufactures, and markets engineered components and products worldwide. It operates through three segments: Bedding Products; Specialized Products; and Furniture, Flooring & Textile Products. The company offers steel rods, drawn wires, foam chemicals and additives, innersprings, specialty foams, private label finished mattresses, mattress foundations, wire forms for mattress foundations, adjustable beds, industrial sewing and quilting machines, and mattress packaging and glue drying equipment, as well as machines to produce innersprings for industrial users of steel rods and wires, manufacturers of finished bedding, big box and e-commerce retailers, bedding brands and mattress retailers, department stores, and home improvement centers. It also provides mechanical and pneumatic lumbar support and massage systems for automotive seating; seat suspension systems, motors and actuators, and cables; titanium, nickel, and stainless-steel tubing, formed tubes, tube assemblies, and flexible joint components for fluid conveyance systems; and engineered hydraulic cylinders to automobile OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers, aerospace OEMs and suppliers, and mobile equipment OEMs. In addition, the company offers steel mechanisms and motion hardware for reclining chairs, sofas, sleeper sofas and lift chairs; springs and seat suspensions; components and private label finished goods for soft seating; and bases, columns, back rests, casters, and frames, as well as control devices for chairs. Further, it offers carpet cushion and hard surface flooring underlayment, structural fabrics, and geo components to manufacturers of upholstered and office furniture, flooring retailers and distributors, contractors, landscapers, road construction companies, retailers, government agencies, and mattress and furniture producers, as well as manufacturers of packaging, filtration, and draperies. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Carthage, Missouri.

LEG Stock News Headlines

2 Dividend Kings Are Buys For June
Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) Price Target Cut to $43.00
10 Safe Dividend Stocks With Over 5% Yield
LEG Breaks Above 5% Yield Territory
Writing July Calls On Leggett & Platt
June 2022 Stock Considerations
Leggett & Platt Raises Dividend to 44c per Share
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Household furniture
Sub-Industry
Home Furnishings
CUSIP
52466010
Employees
20,300
Year Founded
N/A

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/15 Dividend
3/14/2022
Dividend Payable
4/15/2022
Last Earnings
5/02/2022
Ex-Dividend for 7/15 Dividend
6/14/2022
Today
7/02/2022
Dividend Payable
7/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/01/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$43.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$50.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$36.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+22.2%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33333333333333
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$402.40 million
Pretax Margin
10.12%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.07 billion
Cash Flow
$4.10 per share
Book Value
$12.36 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
131,463,000
Market Cap
$4.70 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.29














Leggett & Platt Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Leggett & Platt stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Leggett & Platt in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Leggett & Platt stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in LEG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Leggett & Platt's stock price forecast for 2022?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Leggett & Platt's stock. Their LEG stock forecasts range from $36.00 to $50.00. On average, they predict Leggett & Platt's stock price to reach $43.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.2% from the stock's current price.
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How has Leggett & Platt's stock price performed in 2022?

Leggett & Platt's stock was trading at $41.16 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, LEG stock has decreased by 14.5% and is now trading at $35.19.
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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, August 1st 2022.
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How were Leggett & Platt's earnings last quarter?

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.56 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $1.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.27 billion. Leggett & Platt had a net margin of 7.73% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.88%. During the same period 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 Tuesday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, July 15th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 14th. This is a positive change from Leggett & Platt's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42.
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Is Leggett & Platt a good dividend stock?

Leggett & Platt(NYSE:LEG) pays an annual dividend of $1.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.09%. LEG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. Leggett & Platt has been increasing its dividend for 52 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Leggett & Platt is 59.46%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Leggett & Platt will have a dividend payout ratio of 62.86% next year. This indicates that Leggett & Platt will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Leggett & Platt issued on next quarter's earnings?

Leggett & Platt issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.70-$3.00 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.74. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.30 billion-$5.60 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.32 billion.

Who are Leggett & Platt's key executives?

Leggett & Platt's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Karl G. Glassman, Exec. Chairman (Age 64, Pay $3.17M)
  • Mr. J. Mitchell Dolloff, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 56, Pay $1.76M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey L. Tate, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.15M)
  • Mr. Scott S. Douglas, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 62, Pay $962.74k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Steven K. Henderson, Exec. VP and Pres of Specialized Products & Furniture, Flooring & Textile Products (Age 60, Pay $1.06M)
  • Ms. Tammy M. Trent, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael W. Blinzler, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Susan R. McCoy, Sr. VP of Investor Relations (Age 56)
  • Ms. Christina A. Ptasinski, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 62)
  • Mr. Benjamin M. Burns, Sr. VP of Bus. Support Services (Age 44)

What is Karl G. Glassman's approval rating as Leggett & Platt's CEO?

59 employees have rated Leggett & Platt CEO Karl G. Glassman on Glassdoor.com. Karl G. Glassman has an approval rating of 82% among Leggett & Platt's employees.

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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Chevron (CVX), McDonald's (MCD), 3M (MMM), PepsiCo (PEP), Pfizer (PFE) and Walmart (WMT).

What is Leggett & Platt's stock symbol?

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

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Leggett & Platt's stock price today?

One share of LEG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.19.

How much money does Leggett & Platt make?

Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) has a market capitalization of $4.70 billion and generates $5.07 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $402.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.96 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Leggett & Platt have?

Leggett & Platt employs 20,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt's mailing address is NO. 1 LEGGETT ROAD, CARTHAGE MO, 64836. The official website for Leggett & Platt is www.leggett.com. The company can be reached via phone at (417) 358-8131, via email at invest@leggett.com, or via fax at 417-358-8449.

This page (NYSE:LEG) was last updated on 7/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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