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

$41.25
+0.37 (+0.91 %)
(As of 10/14/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$40.56
Now: $41.25
$41.55
50-Day Range
$36.05
MA: $39.49
$42.40
52-Week Range
$33.48
Now: $41.25
$46.50
Volume60,004 shs
Average Volume881,013 shs
Market Capitalization$5.42 billion
P/E Ratio16.63
Dividend Yield4.07%
Beta1.1
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$3.84 per share
Book Value$8.88 per share

Profitability

Net Income$305.90 million

Miscellaneous

Employees22,000
Market Cap$5.42 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (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, August 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.40 per share on Tuesday, October 15th. This represents a $1.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 12th. View Leggett & Platt's Dividend History.

How were Leggett & Platt's earnings last quarter?

Leggett & Platt, Inc. (NYSE:LEG) announced its earnings results on Monday, July, 29th. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.01. The company earned $1.21 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.28 billion. Leggett & Platt had a return on equity of 27.47% and a net margin of 6.44%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.63 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 Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Leggett & Platt.

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

Leggett & Platt issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.40-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.47. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.7-4.85 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.94 billion.

What price target have analysts set for LEG?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Leggett & Platt's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect Leggett & Platt's stock price to reach $42.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Leggett & Platt.

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 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating 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 stories about LEG stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Leggett & Platt earned a media sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Leggett & Platt.

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), 3M (MMM), PepsiCo (PEP), Verizon Communications (VZ), Mcdonald's (MCD), 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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA (0.44%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.10%), Verity & Verity LLC (0.04%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Carlton Hofferkamp & Jenks Wealth Management LLC (0.01%) and Woodstock Corp (0.01%). Company insiders that own Leggett & Platt stock include David M Desonier, Joseph W Mcclanathan, Karl G Glassman, Matthew C Flanigan, 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 major investors are selling Leggett & Platt stock?

LEG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Verity & Verity LLC. Company insiders that have sold Leggett & Platt company stock in the last year include Joseph W Mcclanathan, Karl G Glassman, Russell J Iorio, Scott S Douglas and Susan R Mccoy. View Insider Buying and Selling for Leggett & Platt.

Which major investors are buying Leggett & Platt stock?

LEG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA, Measured Wealth Private Client Group LLC, Carlton Hofferkamp & Jenks Wealth Management LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc. and Woodstock 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 $41.36.

How big of a company is Leggett & Platt?

Leggett & Platt has a market capitalization of $5.44 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:  287 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  360 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  647
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 10/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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