LEG - Leggett & Platt, Incorporated

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
38.43
+0.11 (+0.29%)
At close: 4:01PM EST
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Previous Close38.32
Open38.35
Bid20.15 x 2200
Ask40.00 x 1400
Day's Range37.84 - 38.50
52 Week Range33.48 - 48.94
Volume730,275
Avg. Volume1,461,087
Market Cap5.012B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.89
PE Ratio (TTM)17.99
EPS (TTM)2.14
Earnings DateFeb 4, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.52 (3.97%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-13
1y Target Est43.17
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  • Markit23 hours ago

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

    # Leggett & Platt Inc ### NYSE:LEG View full report here! ## Summary * Bearish sentiment is moderate and increasing * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Negative Short interest is moderately high for LEG with between 10 and 15% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on December 21. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $14.10 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold LEG are among the highest of the last year, but the rate of growth is 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 CDS data is not available for this security. 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.

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  • Leggett's Unit Teams Up With Plug and Play to Aid Innovation
    Zacks2 days ago

    Leggett's Unit Teams Up With Plug and Play to Aid Innovation

    Leggett (LEG) unites with Plug and Play to support the rapid innovation in the mobility sector.

  • PR Newswire5 days ago

    Leggett & Platt Automotive Joins Plug And Play To Evaluate Innovators

    TROY, Mich. , Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- To support the rapid advancements in comfort and convenience for the mobility sector, Leggett & Platt Automotive (LPA) is partnering with Plug and Play, an active ...

  • Markit7 days ago

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

    # Leggett & Platt Inc ### NYSE:LEG View full report here! ## Summary * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is moderate and increasing * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Negative Short interest is moderately high for LEG with between 10 and 15% of shares outstanding currently on loan. This represents an increase in short interest as investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices added to their short positions on December 21. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding LEG is favorable, with net inflows of $21.51 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 CDS data is not available for this security. 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.

  • Zackslast month

    Charges Likely to Impact Leggett & Platt's (LEG) Q4 Earnings

    Restructuring & impairment charges are likely to impact Leggett & Platt's (LEG) fourth-quarter 2018 EPS.

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Leggett & Platt Expects Fourth Quarter Charges

    CARTHAGE, Mo. , Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 4Q restructuring-related charge of approx. $16 million (pretax); half non-cash 4Q note impairment charge of approx. $16 million (pretax) 4Q EPS impact of approx. ...

  • Simply Wall St.last month

    Before Investing In Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG), Consider This

    Two important questions to ask before you buy Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) is, how it makes money and how it spends its cash. What is left after investment, determines Read More...

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  • Is Leggett & Platt Incorporated’s (NYSE:LEG) CEO Paid Enough Relative To Peers?
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    Is Leggett & Platt Incorporated’s (NYSE:LEG) CEO Paid Enough Relative To Peers?

    Karl Glassman has been the CEO of Leggett & Platt Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) since 2016. This analysis aims first to contrast CEO compensation with other companies that have similar market capitalization. Read More...

  • Why Leggett & Platt Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) Is A Top Dividend Stock
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    Why Leggett & Platt Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) Is A Top Dividend Stock

    Leggett & Platt Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) has pleased shareholders over the past 10 years, by paying out dividends. The stock currently pays out a dividend yield of 4.1%, and has a Read More...

  • TheStreet.com2 months 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 months 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 […]

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    Cramer's lightning round: A tale of two Squares

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  • Leggett (LEG) to Buy Elite Comfort Solutions for $1.25B
    Zacks2 months 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.
    Markit2 months 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's2 months 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 Journal2 months 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 Newswire2 months 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 Newswire2 months 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 Newswire2 months 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.
    Markit2 months 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.