Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (LEG): Price and Financial Metrics

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (LEG): $33.24

-0.27 (-0.81%)

POWR Rating

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  • LEG scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 70.53% of US stocks.
  • LEG's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • LEG's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 31.7% of US stocks).

LEG Stock Summary

  • LEGGETT & PLATT INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 84.93% of US listed stocks.
  • LEGGETT & PLATT INC's stock had its IPO on November 5, 1987, making it an older stock than 91.19% of US equities in our set.
  • The volatility of LEGGETT & PLATT INC's share price is greater than that of just 6.76% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to LEGGETT & PLATT INC are KOP, CLW, FREE, MD, and PLOW.
  • LEG's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit LEGGETT & PLATT INC's official web site, go to www.leggett.com.

LEG Valuation Summary

  • LEG's price/sales ratio is 0.9; this is 12.5% higher than that of the median Consumer Cyclical stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, LEG's price/earnings ratio has gone down 5.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LEG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LEG 2022-09-22 0.9 2.9 11.9 11.4
LEG 2022-09-21 0.9 2.9 12.2 11.7
LEG 2022-09-20 0.9 3.0 12.4 11.8
LEG 2022-09-19 0.9 3.0 12.7 11.9
LEG 2022-09-16 0.9 3.0 12.4 11.8
LEG 2022-09-15 0.9 3.0 12.6 11.9

LEG Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 32.58%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -35.29%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 40.15%.
Over the past 33 months, LEG's revenue has gone up $654,300,000.

The table below shows LEG's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 5,308.6 369.8 388.3
2022-03-31 5,244 320.9 405.3
2021-12-31 5,072.6 271.3 402.4
2021-09-30 4,921.7 299.2 400.1
2021-06-30 4,810.1 510.4 407.7
2021-03-31 4,385.6 581.6 289.4

LEG's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • LEG has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 29.39% of graded US stocks.
  • LEG's asset turnover comes in at 0.988 -- ranking 25th of 50 Consumer Goods stocks.
  • CL, ETD, and LZB are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with LEG.

The table below shows LEG's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.988 0.217 0.167
2021-03-31 0.928 0.210 0.126
2020-12-31 0.902 0.209 0.109
2020-09-30 0.891 0.214 0.103
2020-06-30 0.889 0.215 0.099
2020-03-31 0.945 0.224 0.126

LEG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of LEG, see our LEG price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $57.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.75 (Moderate Buy)

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LEG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $33.24 52-week high $48.37
Prev. close $33.51 52-week low $32.97
Day low $33.20 Volume 314,520
Day high $33.85 Avg. volume 1,181,552
50-day MA $38.38 Dividend yield 5.25%
200-day MA $37.79 Market Cap 4.44B

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (LEG) Company Bio

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Residential Furnishings, Commercial Products, Industrial Materials, and Specialized Products. The company was founded in 1883 and is based in Carthage, Missouri. The company was founded in 1980 and is based in Los Angeles, California.

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LEG Price Returns

1-mo -12.01%
3-mo -4.43%
6-mo -4.18%
1-year -22.39%
3-year -6.42%
5-year -15.55%
YTD -16.31%
2021 -3.76%
2020 -9.05%
2019 47.13%
2018 -22.25%
2017 0.58%

LEG Dividends

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