Lindsay Company Profile (NYSE:LNN)

About Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)

Lindsay logoLindsay Corporation, along with its subsidiaries, provides a range of water management and road infrastructure products and services. The Company operates through two segments: Irrigation Segment and Infrastructure Segment. The Irrigation Segment includes the manufacture and marketing of center pivot, lateral move, and hose reel irrigation systems, which are used primarily in the agricultural industry. The Infrastructure Segment includes the manufacture and marketing of moveable barriers, specialty barriers, crash cushions and end terminals, road marking and road safety equipment, large diameter steel tubing, and railroad signals and structures. It also manufactures and markets hose reel travelers under the Perrot and Greenfield brands in Europe and South Africa. It produces or markets chemical injection systems, variable rate irrigation systems, flow meters, weather stations, soil moisture sensors, and remote monitoring and control systems, which it sells under its GrowSmart brand.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Farm & Construction Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Farm Machinery & Heavy Trucks
  • Symbol: NYSE:LNN
  • CUSIP: 53555510
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $909.15 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 10,662,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $86.01
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $81.31
  • 52 Week Range: $65.80 - $89.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.52
  • P/E Growth: 3.26
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $508.73 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.79
  • Book Value: $23.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.59
  • Annual Dividend: $1.16
  • Dividend Yield: 1.4%
  • EBIDTA: $55.04 million
  • Net Margins: 2.81%
  • Return on Equity: 9.19%
  • Return on Assets: 4.63%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.47%
  • Current Ratio: 3.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.30%
  • Average Volume: 81,819 shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Short Ratio: 25.45

Frequently Asked Questions for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)

What is Lindsay's stock symbol?

Lindsay trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LNN."

How often does Lindsay pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Lindsay?

Lindsay declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 17th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share on Wednesday, May 31st. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.36%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 15th. View Lindsay's Dividend History.

How were Lindsay's earnings last quarter?

Lindsay Co. (NYSE:LNN) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 30th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.40 by $0.07. The firm earned $124.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $119.12 million. Lindsay had a net margin of 2.81% and a return on equity of 9.19%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.37) earnings per share. View Lindsay's Earnings History.

When will Lindsay make its next earnings announcement?

Lindsay is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June, 28th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Lindsay.

Where is Lindsay's stock going? Where will Lindsay's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Lindsay's shares. Their forecasts range from $76.00 to $77.00. On average, they expect Lindsay's stock price to reach $76.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Lindsay.

Who are some of Lindsay's key competitors?

Who are Lindsay's key executives?

Lindsay's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael N. Christodolou, Presiding Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Richard W. Parod, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Randy A. Wood, President – Agricultural Irrigation Division
  • David B. Downing, Executive Vice President
  • Robert E. Brunner, Independent Director
  • Howard Graham Buffett, Independent Director
  • W. Thomas Jagodinski, Independent Director
  • Michael C. Nahl, Independent Director
  • David B. Rayburn, Independent Director

Who owns Lindsay stock?

Lindsay's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.44%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.31%), Shapiro Capital Management LLC (9.29%), Royce & Associates LP (8.93%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (7.46%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (4.50%). Company insiders that own Lindsay stock include Brian L Ketcham, David B Downing and Rick Parod. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Lindsay.

Who sold Lindsay stock? Who is selling Lindsay stock?

Lindsay's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuance Investments LLC, Royce & Associates LP, BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Lindsay stock in the last year include David B Downing and Rick Parod. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lindsay.

Who bought Lindsay stock? Who is buying Lindsay stock?

Lindsay's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., King Luther Capital Management Corp, State Street Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for Lindsay.

How do I buy Lindsay stock?

Shares of Lindsay can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Lindsay's stock price today?

One share of Lindsay stock can currently be purchased for approximately $85.27.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Lindsay (NYSE LNN)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  48 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  162 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  210
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Lindsay and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $76.50 (10.28% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/2/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$75.00 -> $76.00LowView Rating Details
11/28/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$67.00 -> $77.00N/AView Rating Details
5/24/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutral$67.00N/AView Rating Details
4/14/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutral$69.00N/AView Rating Details
4/2/2016WedbushReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016SidotiLower Price TargetBuy$98.00 -> $93.00N/AView Rating Details
9/14/2015Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price TargetSell$70.00 -> $62.00N/AView Rating Details
6/26/2015William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Earnings by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/30/2017Q2 2017$0.40$0.47$119.12 million$124.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2016Q117$0.61$0.08$121.29 million$110.39 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/13/2016Q416$0.44$0.73$113.38 million$132.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/30/2016Q316$0.99$0.90$147.70 million$141.32 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/31/2016Q216$0.56($0.37)$126.67 million$120.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/23/2015Q116$0.55$0.62$130.41 million$121.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2015Q415$0.55$0.42$129.07 million$123.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/25/2015Q315$0.76$1.10$151.68 million$160.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/25/2015Q215$1.13$0.75$156.65 million$141.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/6/2015Q115$0.76$0.62$140.08 million$134.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/9/2014Q414$0.57$0.89$126.42 million$147.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/25/2014Q314$1.43$1.28$184.29 million$169.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2014Q214$1.13$1.04$162.89 million$152.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/2/2014Q114$0.89$0.79$142.19 million$147.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/10/2013Q413$0.91$0.81$155.68 million$148.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/26/2013Q3 2013$1.80$2.01$208.11 million$219.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/27/2013Q2 2013$1.30$1.50$163.26 million$175.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/8/2013Q1 2013$0.75$1.15$131.98 million$147.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.75$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/27/2012$1.36$1.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/28/2012$0.81$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2011$0.46$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/30/2011$0.71$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/22/2010$0.49$0.34$88.97 million$89.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.52
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.45
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.08$0.68$0.47
Q2 20174$0.23$1.16$0.54
Q3 20173$0.79$1.04$0.93
Q4 20173$0.56$0.59$0.58
Q1 20181$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q2 20181$0.66$0.66$0.66
Q3 20181$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q4 20181$0.56$0.56$0.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Next Dividend:5/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.16
Dividend Yield:1.36%
Dividend Growth:32.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:86.57% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
53.46% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
38.80% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:14 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.10%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/6/2017Rick ParodInsiderSell40,241$85.58$3,443,824.78View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017David B. DowningInsiderSell5,000$87.33$436,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Brian L KetchamCFOBuy500$69.39$34,695.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Rick ParodCEOSell20,000$86.45$1,729,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Howard BuffettDirectorSell1,635$82.20$134,397.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
Latest Headlines for Lindsay (NYSE:LNN)
DateHeadline logoIsrael's Netafim draws interest from private equity, Chinese bidders - May 26 at 7:08 PM logoAVINGER LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $50,000 In Avinger, Inc. To Contact The Firm - May 23 at 7:46 PM logoLindsay Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LNN) : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 6:01 PM logoLindsay Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LNN-US : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 10:51 AM logoLindsay Corp. : LNN-US: Dividend Analysis : May 17th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 18, 2017 - May 19 at 10:51 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Lindsay Co. (LNN) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $144.81 Million - May 6 at 7:56 AM logo$0.92 EPS Expected for Lindsay Co. (LNN) This Quarter - May 4 at 8:32 PM logoLindsay (LNN) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.06 - May 3 at 5:02 PM logoLindsay (LNN) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds - April 30 at 8:26 AM logoLindsay Co. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.29 (LNN) - April 29 at 12:30 AM logoLindsay Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend - April 28 at 7:15 PM logoLindsay (LNN) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.70 - April 26 at 9:39 AM logoLindsay (LNN) Receiving Very Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 20 at 11:57 AM logoLindsay (LNN) Earning Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 17 at 5:01 PM logo$144.81 Million in Sales Expected for Lindsay Co. (LNN) This Quarter - April 15 at 8:18 AM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.92 Per Share - April 13 at 6:08 PM logoLindsay (LNN) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.69 - April 13 at 8:22 AM logoStifel Nicolaus Reiterates Hold Rating for Lindsay Co. (LNN) - April 9 at 10:00 AM logoETFs with exposure to Lindsay Corp. : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 6:51 PM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 7 at 6:25 PM logoLindsay Corp. :LNN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : April 4, 2017 - April 7 at 10:56 AM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) Insider Rick Parod Sells 40,241 Shares - April 6 at 10:54 PM logoGabelli Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Lindsay Co. (LNN) - April 5 at 3:04 PM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) Upgraded to "B" at TheStreet - April 5 at 9:01 AM logoInsider Selling: Lindsay Co. (LNN) Insider Sells 5,000 Shares of Stock - April 4 at 8:37 PM logoLindsay Co. to Post FY2018 Earnings of $2.98 Per Share, William Blair Forecasts (LNN) - April 3 at 11:50 AM logoGabelli Brokers Lower Earnings Estimates for Lindsay Co. (LNN) - April 3 at 10:06 AM logoBrokers Set Expectations for Lindsay Co.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (LNN) - April 3 at 9:51 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Lindsay Co. (LNN) Raised by Seaport Global Securities - April 3 at 9:51 AM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) Raised to "B" at TheStreet - April 2 at 11:31 PM logoLindsay's (LNN) "Hold" Rating Reaffirmed at Stifel Nicolaus - April 2 at 10:31 PM logoLindsay (LNN) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Revenue Estimates - March 31 at 6:24 PM logoLINDSAY CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - March 31 at 6:24 PM logoResearch Analysts Issue Forecasts for Lindsay Co.'s Q1 2018 Earnings (LNN) - March 31 at 1:05 PM logoLindsay Corporation Reports Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Results - March 30 at 6:38 PM logoLindsay tops Street 2Q forecasts - March 30 at 6:38 PM logoQ2 2017 Lindsay Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 30 at 6:38 PM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) Announces Earnings Results - March 30 at 9:49 AM logoInvestor Network Invites You to the Lindsay Corporation Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Webcast Live on Thursday, March 30, 2017 - March 29 at 6:53 PM logoLindsay Co. (LNN) to Release Earnings on Thursday - March 29 at 7:13 AM logoLindsay to Report (LNN) Q4 Earnings: What's in the Cards? - March 27 at 10:35 AM logoInvestment Management Company With Significant Hidden Expenses - March 21 at 4:25 PM logoLindsay Corporation Announces Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast - March 20 at 4:33 PM logoRestaurant Firm Exploits Accounting To Boost EPS - March 8 at 2:02 PM logoLINDSAY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligatio - March 1 at 6:01 PM logoMarket Much Too Pessimistic About Cigna's Future Financial Picture - March 1 at 10:14 AM logo'The Bachelor' Franchise Casts Its First Black Lead With Rachel Lindsay - February 13 at 10:25 PM logoLindaay Corp. (LNN) CEO Rick Parod to Retire - February 9 at 12:07 AM logoLINDSAY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - February 8 at 7:05 PM logoLindsay Chief Executive Officer, Rick Parod, Announces Intention to Retire - February 8 at 7:05 PM



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