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

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (LEG): $47.39

-0.15 (-0.32%)

POWR Rating

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  • LEG scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 64.86% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for LEG is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 52 weeks.
  • LEG's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 18.75% of US stocks).

LEG Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for LEG is 3.14 -- better than 85.03% of US stocks.
  • LEG's went public 33.99 years ago, making it older than 90.51% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • For LEG, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 79.65% of US equities we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Leggett & Platt Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be PLOW, FLEX, LGF.B, STLD, and WGO.
  • 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 2 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 11.92%.
  • Its 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 47.62%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at 91.11%.
LEG's revenue has moved up $540,600,000 over the prior 30 months.

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
2021-06-30 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
2020-06-30 4,274.8 586.8 226
2020-03-31 4,642.9 647 318.3

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 49.35% of graded US stocks.
  • LEG's asset turnover comes in at 0.988 -- ranking 25th of 50 Consumer Goods stocks.
  • SCL, LZB, and APOG 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 $47.39 52-week high $59.16
Prev. close $47.54 52-week low $39.25
Day low $47.37 Volume 622,000
Day high $48.37 Avg. volume 817,520
50-day MA $46.92 Dividend yield 3.55%
200-day MA $48.17 Market Cap 6.32B

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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What Is Leggett & Platt, Incorporated's (NYSE:LEG) Share Price Doing?

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Yahoo | October 21, 2021

Leggett & Platt Announces 3Q 2021 Earnings Call

Carthage, MO, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will release third quarter earnings results on Monday, November 1, 2021 after the market closes, and hold its quarterly conference call to discuss third quarter results, annual guidance, market conditions and related matters on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (7:30 a.m. Central Time). This call will be webcast and can be

Yahoo | October 19, 2021

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Yahoo | October 12, 2021

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LEG Price Returns

1-mo 2.58%
3-mo -1.34%
6-mo -4.87%
1-year 10.40%
3-year 41.32%
5-year 25.40%
YTD 9.68%
2020 -9.05%
2019 47.13%
2018 -22.25%
2017 0.58%
2016 19.55%

LEG Dividends

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