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

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (LEG): $37.65

1.18 (+3.24%)

POWR Rating

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  • Stability is the dimension where LEG ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 59.5% of US stocks.
  • LEG's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • LEG's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 29.81% of US stocks).

LEG Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for LEG is 3.08 -- better than 84.22% of US stocks.
  • Leggett & Platt Inc's stock had its IPO on November 5, 1987, making it an older stock than 90.62% of US equities in our set.
  • For LEG, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 81.12% of US equities we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to LEG, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are LGF.B, TRS, PLOW, KOP, and BFAM.
  • Visit LEG's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.leggett.com.

LEG Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Cyclical stock, LEG's EV/EBIT ratio is 14.37% lower, now standing at 14.3.
  • Over the past 243 months, LEG's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.3.
  • LEG's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for LEG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
LEG 2021-08-27 1.4 4.3 16.2 14.3
LEG 2021-08-26 1.3 4.2 15.9 14.1
LEG 2021-08-25 1.4 4.3 16.1 14.2
LEG 2021-08-24 1.3 4.2 15.9 14.1
LEG 2021-08-23 1.3 4.2 15.7 14.0
LEG 2021-08-20 1.3 4.2 15.6 13.9

LEG Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -7.17%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -2.44%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -34.01%.
Over the past 34 months, LEG's revenue has gone up $676,800,000.

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
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
2020-12-31 4,280.2 602.6 247.6
2020-09-30 4,243.1 635.2 231.2

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 $37.65 52-week high $55.89
Prev. close $36.47 52-week low $33.80
Day low $36.04 Volume 796,000
Day high $37.74 Avg. volume 1,402,662
50-day MA $36.45 Dividend yield 4.46%
200-day MA $41.27 Market Cap 5.03B

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 3.75%
3-mo 2.10%
6-mo -6.38%
1-year -28.26%
3-year 13.86%
5-year -13.13%
YTD -7.45%
2021 -3.76%
2020 -9.05%
2019 47.13%
2018 -22.25%
2017 0.58%

LEG Dividends

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