LEG - Leggett & Platt, Incorporated

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
37.07
+0.31 (+0.84%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous Close36.76
Open37.06
Bid0.00 x 900
Ask0.00 x 1300
Day's Range36.96 - 37.62
52 Week Range34.07 - 49.88
Volume1,069,368
Avg. Volume1,224,535
Market Cap4.835B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.01
PE Ratio (TTM)17.90
EPS (TTM)2.07
Earnings DateFeb 4, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.52 (4.05%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-13
1y Target Est43.17
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  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    Leggett & Platt Stock Has Further to Go on the Downside

    During the "Lightning Round" of Friday's Mad Money program on CNBC, Jim Cramer commented on Leggett & Platt, Inc. Let's review the charts and indicators of LEG to see if there is a price level that would interest us in buying. In the daily bar chart of LEG, below, we can see a downtrend with an accelerated decline in the month of October.

  • Hedge Funds Are Buying This Diversified Manufacturer
    Insider Monkey2 days ago

    Hedge Funds Are Buying This Diversified Manufacturer

    We at Insider Monkey have gone over 700 13F filings that hedge funds and prominent investors are required to file by the government. The 13F filings show the funds’ and investors’ portfolio positions as of June 30. In this article, we look at what those funds think of Leggett & Platt, Inc. (NYSE:LEG) based on […]

  • CNBC4 days ago

    Cramer's lightning round: A tale of two Squares

    Jim Cramer tells investors not to buy shares of Square as two pessimistic sides of Wall Street come to bear on the stock.

  • Leggett (LEG) to Buy Elite Comfort Solutions for $1.25B
    Zacks5 days ago

    Leggett (LEG) to Buy Elite Comfort Solutions for $1.25B

    Leggett (LEG) is set to expand its existing bedding capabilities, international footprint and manufacturing competencies with the acquisition of ECS for $1.25 billion.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.
    Markit6 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.

    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.

  • Moody's7 days ago

    Leggett & Platt, Incorporated -- Moody's revises Leggett's outlook to negative following proposed acquisition of Elite Comfort Solutions

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") affirmed Leggett & Platt, Incorporated's ("Leggett") Baa1 senior unsecured long term and Prime-2 commercial paper ratings and changed the outlook to negative from stable. This follows Leggett's announcement today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Elite Comfort Solutions, Inc. ("Elite") for $1.25 billion. Leggett expects the transaction to close in January 2019.

  • The Wall Street Journal7 days ago

    [$$] Leggett & Platt Pays $1.25B for Elite Comfort Solutions

    Inc. (LEG) on Wednesday said it agreed to buy Elite Comfort Solutions Inc., a provider of specialized foam technology for the bedding and furniture industries, for $1.25 billion in cash. Leggett & Platt said Elite, a portfolio company of private-equity firm Arsenal Capital Partners, had sales of $611 million for the fiscal year ended Sept. 30. Leggett & Platt said the acquisition, which it expects to complete in January, will be neutral to per-share earnings in 2019 and accretive in 2020.

  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    Leggett & Platt Announces New Chief Operating Officer

    CARTHAGE, Mo. , Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt announced that Mitch Dolloff will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer effective January 1, 2019 , a role last ...

  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    Leggett & Platt To Acquire Elite Comfort Solutions For $1.25 Billion

    CARTHAGE, Mo., Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt (LEG) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Elite Comfort Solutions, Inc. (ECS) for $1.25 billion in cash. The transaction has been approved by the Board of Directors of Leggett & Platt and is expected to close in January 2019, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals. ECS, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners (Arsenal), is a leader in proprietary specialized foam technology primarily for the bedding and furniture industries.  ECS's annual sales for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2018 were $611 million.

  • PR Newswire8 days ago

    Leggett & Platt Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $.38

    CARTHAGE, Mo. , Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Fourth quarter dividend is $.38 per share, an increase of 5.6% versus 4Q 2017 Indicated dividend yield is 4.0% Annual dividends have increased for 47 consecutive ...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.
    Markit12 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.

    Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. 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.

  • GlobeNewswire12 days ago

    Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Array BioPharma, SPX FLOW, Holly Energy Partners, Electro Scientific Industries, Leggett & Platt, and CBL & Associates Properties — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results

    NEW YORK, Nov. 02, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Reuters13 days ago

    US trade panel backs probe into mattresses from China

    Mattresses from China appear to harm U.S. manufacturers, who have alleged the imports are sold at below fair value, the U.S. International Trade Commission said in a statement on Thursday after voting to continue its investigation into the issue. The United States is investigating alleged dumping of China-made mattresses after complaints from several U.S. manufacturers, including Leggett & Platt Inc, Tempur Sealy International Inc and others, according to the Department of Commerce. The ITC's vote on Thursday will allow that investigation to continue, the commission said.

  • Reuters13 days ago

    USITC votes to continue investigating mattresses from China

    The U.S. International Trade Commission has made an affirmative determination in its preliminary phase anti-dumping duty investigation concerning mattresses from China, the commission said in a statement ...

  • Simply Wall St.14 days ago

    What Kind Of Shareholders Own Leggett & Platt Incorporated (NYSE:LEG)?

    The big shareholder groups in Leggett & Platt Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) have power over the company. Institutions will often hold stock in bigger companies, and we expect to see insiders owning Read More...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.
    Markit14 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt 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. Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents16 days ago

    Edited Transcript of LEG earnings conference call or presentation 26-Oct-18 12:30pm GMT

    Q3 2018 Leggett & Platt Inc Earnings Call

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.
    Markit18 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Leggett & Platt Inc.

    Index (PMI) data, output in the Consumer Goods sector is rising. 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.

  • MarketPulse: Mohawk Slumps 20% as Housing-Sensitive Stocks Hammered
    Investing.com18 days ago

    MarketPulse: Mohawk Slumps 20% as Housing-Sensitive Stocks Hammered

    Investing.com - Flooring manufacturer Mohawk plunged Friday following a dour earnings report that reinforced investor concerns about both a slowdown in U.S. housing activity and peak earnings growth.

  • Leggett & Platt Inc (LEG) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool19 days ago

    Leggett & Platt Inc (LEG) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    LEG earnings call for the period ending September 30, 2018.

  • Leggett (LEG) Lags on Q3 Earnings & Revenues, Trims '18 View
    Zacks19 days ago

    Leggett (LEG) Lags on Q3 Earnings & Revenues, Trims '18 View

    Solid volume growth and improved organic sales aid Leggett (LEG) to post higher third-quarter earnings & revenues. However, soft demand and higher raw material & transportation costs pose concerns.

  • Associated Press19 days ago

    Legget & Platt: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

    On a per-share basis, the Carthage, Missouri-based company said it had net income of 67 cents. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...

  • PR Newswire19 days ago

    Leggett & Platt Reports 8% Sales Growth And $.67 EPS

    CARTHAGE, Mo. , Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 3Q sales were $1.09 billion , an 8% increase versus 3Q 2017; volume up 3% 3Q EPS was $.67 , a $.06 increase versus 3Q 2017 Reducing 2018 EPS guidance to $2.40 ...

  • LEG, MHK Q3 Earnings on Oct 25: Here are the Key Predictions
    Zacks21 days ago

    LEG, MHK Q3 Earnings on Oct 25: Here are the Key Predictions

    Home furnishing stocks look to be on solid ground, given an improving economy and positive housing market fundamentals. However, higher land/labor and material costs pose a risk.

  • Factors Setting the Tone for Leggett's (LEG) Earnings in Q3
    Zacks21 days ago

    Factors Setting the Tone for Leggett's (LEG) Earnings in Q3

    Leggett's (LEG) third-quarter 2018 results are likely to be driven by increase in raw material price and currency besides volume growth.