AYI - Acuity Brands, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
120.57
+2.24 (+1.89%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close118.33
Open119.71
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range118.61 - 121.22
52 Week Range103.48 - 173.01
Volume374,089
Avg. Volume465,111
Market Cap4.785B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.47
PE Ratio (TTM)13.67
EPS (TTM)8.82
Earnings DateApr 2, 2019 - Apr 8, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.52 (0.44%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-01-17
1y Target Est144.25
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  • GlobeNewswire4 days ago

    Acuity Brands Receives Multiple 2019 ControlTrends Awards

    Atalnta, Jan. 16, 2019 -- ATLANTA – January 16, 2019 – Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) (“Company”) today announced that Distech Controls®, an innovation leader in energy.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents4 days ago

    Edited Transcript of AYI earnings conference call or presentation 9-Jan-19 3:00pm GMT

    Q1 2019 Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Call

  • Markit5 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Acuity Brands Inc.

    # Acuity Brands Inc ### NYSE:AYI View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is low for AYI with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $14.38 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold AYI are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Positive According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Positive The current level displays a positive indicator. AYI credit default swap spreads are near the lowest level of the last one year and indicate improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Earns Among The Best Returns In Its Industry
    Simply Wall St.8 days ago

    Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Earns Among The Best Returns In Its Industry

    Today we'll look at Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) and reflect on its potential as an investment. Specifically, we'll consider its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), since that will give us Read More...

  • Markit9 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Acuity Brands Inc.

    # Acuity Brands Inc ### NYSE:AYI View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is neutral * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is low for AYI with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding AYI is favorable, with net inflows of $23.14 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Positive According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Neutral The current level displays a neutral indicator. AYI credit default swap spreads are within the middle of their range for the last three years. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Acuity Brands' Product Innovation Bodes Well, Costs High
    Zacks10 days ago

    Acuity Brands' Product Innovation Bodes Well, Costs High

    Innovative lighting control solutions and energy-efficient luminaries are major growth drivers for Acuity Brands (AYI). Yet, softness in the industry and higher employee-related costs raise concerns.

  • Company News For Jan 10, 2019
    Zacks10 days ago

    Company News For Jan 10, 2019

    Companies In The News Are: CHK,STZ,AYI,HUD

  • Acuity Brands (AYI) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool11 days ago

    Acuity Brands (AYI) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    AYI earnings call for the period ending November 30, 2018.

  • TheStreet.com11 days ago

    Investors Seesaw on Acuity Brands Post Earnings

    had some bright news in its first-quarter 2019 earnings report, as well as dark spots. Acuity's first-quarter net sales also rose by around $90 million to hit nearly $933 million. Operating profit for the quarter dropped by $3.8 million to $116.4 million, and adjusted operating profit also fell, by 1%, to $134.1 million -- that's about 14% of net sales.

  • Acuity Brands' (AYI) Q1 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Up Y/Y
    Zacks11 days ago

    Acuity Brands' (AYI) Q1 Earnings Surpass Estimates, Up Y/Y

    Acuity Brands (AYI) reports better-than-expected results in fiscal first-quarter 2019 owing to higher sales.

  • MarketWatch11 days ago

    Acuity Brands' stock jumps after profit, sales rise above expectations

    Shares of Acuity Brands Inc. rallied 2.9% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the lighting and building management company reported fiscal first-quarter earnings and sales that rose above expectations. Net income for the quarter to Nov. 30 increased to $79.6 million, or $1.98 a share, from $71.5 million, or $1.70 a share, in the same period a year ago. Excluding non-recurring items, adjusted earnings per share came to $2.32, above the FactSet consensus of $2.11. Sales grew 10.7% to $932.6 million, beating the FactSet consensus of $922.6 million. "Our first quarter performance was solid despite continuing inflationary cost pressures," said Chief Executive Vernon Nagel. "We have taken several actions to address these cost issues, including price increases and productivity improvements." The company said the demand outlook for fiscal 2019 has not meaningfully changed since early October, and affirmed the North America lighting market growth outlook in the low single-digit percentage range. The stock has slipped 4.4% over the past three months through Tuesday, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost 10.0%.

  • Associated Press11 days ago

    Acuity Brands: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had net income of $1.98. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and amortization costs, were $2.32 per share. The results topped Wall Street ...

  • GlobeNewswire11 days ago

    Acuity Brands Reports Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Results

    ATLANTA, Jan. 09, 2019 -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) (“Company”) today announced fiscal 2019 first quarter net sales of $932.6 million, an increase of $89.8 million, or.

  • Markit11 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Acuity Brands Inc.

    # Acuity Brands Inc ### NYSE:AYI View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is low for AYI with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding AYI is favorable, with net inflows of $21.64 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Positive According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year, and is accelerating. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Positive The current level displays a positive indicator. AYI credit default swap spreads are near the lowest level of the last one year and indicate improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • GlobeNewswire12 days ago

    Acuity Brands’ Juno® Amps Up the Smart Home Ecosystem at CES 2019

    Atlanta, Jan. 08, 2019 -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) announces today its Juno AI™ smart home downlight will be featured by Amazon in the Alexa Booth at CES 2019, the.

  • Markit12 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Acuity Brands Inc.

    # Acuity Brands Inc ### NYSE:AYI View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is low for AYI with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding AYI is favorable, with net inflows of $21.64 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Positive The current level displays a positive indicator. AYI credit default swap spreads are near the lowest level of the last one year and indicate improvement in the market's perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • What to Expect From Acuity Brands' (AYI) Earnings in Q1
    Zacks13 days ago

    What to Expect From Acuity Brands' (AYI) Earnings in Q1

    Expansion of the customer base and the introduction of new products & solutions will aid Acuity Brands' (AYI) fiscal Q1 earnings. Yet, rising input costs & softness in the lighting industry are risks.

  • GlobeNewswire16 days ago

    Acuity Brands Declares Quarterly Dividend

    Atlanta, GA, Jan. 04, 2019 -- ATLANTA, January 4, 2019 - The Board of Directors of Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI; "Company") today declared a quarterly dividend of 13 cents.

  • Why Acuity Brands (AYI) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again
    Zacks16 days ago

    Why Acuity Brands (AYI) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again

    Acuity Brands (AYI) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

  • Benzinga18 days ago

    Wells Fargo Sees The Light For Atkore, Hubbell, Acuity

    The electric era has given rise to trendy tech start-ups and widely hyped unicorns. But legacy lighting stocks are keeping pace and staying relevant, according to Wells Fargo.  The Ratings Analyst Richard ...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Acuity Brands Inc.
    Markit19 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Acuity Brands Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. The current level displays a positive indicator.

  • Acuity Brands' Focus on Innovation to Aid, Cost Woes Linger
    Zacks24 days ago

    Acuity Brands' Focus on Innovation to Aid, Cost Woes Linger

    Acuity Brands' (AYI) diversified portfolio of innovative lighting control solutions and energy-efficient luminaries is likely to drive growth.

  • Can Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Maintain Its Strong Returns?
    Simply Wall St.25 days ago

    Can Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Maintain Its Strong Returns?

    One of the best investments we can make is in our own knowledge and skill set. With that in mind, this article will work through how we can use Return Read More...