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134.56
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+0.76%
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134.56
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0.00%

Open

133.04

Previous Close

133.54

Volume (Avg)

332.92k (375.10k)

Day's Range

132.10-134.69

52Wk Range

98.29-146.28

Market Cap.

5.77B

Dividend Rate (Yield )

0.52 (0.39%)

Beta

1.60

Shares Outstanding

43.21M

P/E Ratio (EPS)

34.60 (3.86)

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Fundamentals
  • Key statistics
  • Growth
  • Profitability
  • Financial health
  • Price ratios
  • Trading statistics
  • Management effectiveness
Industry Electronic Components
Highlights
Analyst Recommendation: Outperform
    • Revenue

    • 2.09B

    • Net Income

    • 127.40M

    • Market Cap.

    • 5.77B

    • Enterprise Value

    • -

    • Net Profit Margin %

    • 7.20

    • PEG (Price/Earnings Growth) Ratio

    • 2.80

    • Beta

    • 1.60

    • Forward P/E

    • 27.78

    • Price/Sales

    • 2.49

    • Price/Book Value

    • 5.13

    • Price/Cash flow

    • 29.94

      • EBITDA

      • 265.80M

      • Return on Capital %

      • 8.55

      • Return on Equity %

      • 16.21

      • Return on Assets %

      • 8.55

      • Book Value/Share

      • 26.03

      • Shares Outstanding

      • 43.21M

      • Last Split Factor (Date)

      • -

      • Last Dividend (Ex-Date)

      • 0.13 (10/15/2014)

      • Dividend Declaration Date

      • 9/26/2014

      Analyst Recommendation
      10/21/2014
      Outperform
        • 1 Year Price Target

        • 141.60

        • Credit Rating

        • -

        • Analysts

        • 6

        • EPS Estimate

        • 4.82

        • Cashflow Estimate

        • 6.17

        Morningstar Consensus estimate data
        • Growth Rate (%)

        • Company

        • Industry

          • Sales (Revenue)

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 11.50

          • 4.60

          • Net Income

            YTD/YTD (last year)

          • 9.50

          • 13.84

          • Net Income

            Q/Q (last year)

          • 38.20

          • -36.37

          • Sales (Revenue)

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 0.61

          • 9.70

          • Net Income

            5-Year Annual Average

          • -3.00

          • 0.25

          • Dividends

            5-Year Annual Average

          • 0.00

          • -6.36

          • Profit Margins (%)

          • Company

          • Industry

            • Gross Margin

            • 40.48

            • 35.56

            • Pre-Tax Margin

            • 11.02

            • 16.80

            • Net Profit Margin

            • 7.20

            • 12.12

            • Average Gross Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 40.10

            • 35.16

            • Average Pre-Tax Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 8.50

            • 19.59

            • Average Net Profit Margin

              5-Year Annual Average

            • 5.60

            • 110.88B

            • Financial Ratios

            • Company

            • Industry

              • Debt/Equity Ratio

              • 0.31

              • 0.22

              • Current Ratio

              • 2.62

              • 2.70

              • Quick Ratio

              • 2.01

              • 1.89

              • Interest Coverage

              • 8.84

              • 15.69

              • Leverage Ratio

              • 1.82

              • 1.74

              • Book Value/Share

              • 26.03

              • 10.76

              • Price Ratios

              • Company

              • Industry

                • Current P/E Ratio

                • 34.84

                • 22.32

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year High

                • 37.87

                • 708.86

                • P/E Ratio 5-Year Low

                • 7.89

                • 102.75

                • Price/Sales Ratio

                • 2.51

                • 1.32

                • Price/Book Value

                • 5.17

                • 1.89

                • Price/Cash Flow Ratio

                • 29.94

                • 9.62

                • Key Metrics

                • Company

                  • Shares Short

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short Ratio

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Short % of Float

                    as of -

                  • -

                  • Shares Short

                    prior month

                  • -

                  • Trailing Annual Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • 5 Year Average Dividend Yield

                  • -

                  • Key Metrics

                  • Company

                    • Payout Ratio

                    • 13.98

                    • Dividend Date

                    • 9/26/2014

                    • Ex-Dividend Date

                    • 10/15/2014

                    • Last Split Factor

                      new per old

                    • -

                    • Last Split Date

                    • -

                    • Key Metrics

                    • Company

                    • Industry

                      • Return on Equity %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 16.21

                        (13.70)

                      • 10.21

                        (12.27)

                      • Return on Assets %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 8.55

                        (6.60)

                      • 6.14

                        (7.83)

                      • Return on Capital %

                        (5-Year Average)

                      • 13.58

                        (11.40)

                      • 8.20

                        (10.25)

                      • Income/Employee

                      • 25.52k

                      • 13.26k

                      • Inventory Turnover

                      • 6.61

                      • 4.58

                      • Asset Turnover

                      • 1.19

                      • 0.51

                      Current Historical
                      Financials
                      • Income Statement
                      • Balance Sheet
                      • Cash Flow
                      Operating Income
                      221.50M
                      Operating Margin
                      10.60
                      Total Equity
                      -
                      Retained Earnings
                      -
                      Free Cashflow
                      -
                      Price/Cashflow
                      29.94
                      Ownership

                      Institutional Ownership

                      96.33%

                      Top 10 Institutions

                      48.03%

                      Mutual Fund Ownership

                      67.36%

                      Float

                      84.39%

                      5% / Insider Ownership

                      2.17%

                      Corporate insiders or major stockholders reporting trading activity in the stock.

                      Top Mutual Fund Owners

                      Top Institutional Owners

                      Mutual Fund Name

                      Institution Name

                      • Mutual Fund Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • Columbia Acorn Fund

                      •  

                        1,415,000

                      • 0.00

                      • 3.27

                      • T. Rowe Price Mid Cap Growth Fund

                      •  

                        1,375,000

                      • 0.00

                      • 3.18

                      • T. Rowe Price New Horizons Fund

                      •  

                        1,039,800

                      • -31.69

                      • 2.41

                      • Eaton Vance Atlanta Capital SMID-Cap Fd

                      •  

                        933,261

                      • -20.15

                      • 2.16

                      • American Century Heritage Fund

                      •  

                        911,589

                      • 37.91

                      • 2.11

                      • Baron Small Cap Fund

                      •  

                        825,000

                      • 0.00

                      • 1.91

                      • Vanguard Small Cap Index

                      •  

                        750,620

                      • -0.35

                      • 1.74

                      • Fidelity VIP Contrafund Portfolio

                      •  

                        732,981

                      • 10.41

                      • 1.70

                      • Fidelity® Balanced Fund

                      •  

                        723,869

                      • 9.10

                      • 1.68

                      • Vanguard Total Stock Mkt Idx

                      •  

                        704,638

                      • 0.56

                      • 1.63

                      • Institution Name

                      • Shares Held

                      • % Change

                      • % Outstanding

                      • T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc.

                      •  

                        4,026,151

                      • -21.71%

                      • 9.32

                      • Vanguard Group, Inc.

                      •  

                        2,598,237

                      • -1.79%

                      • 6.01

                      • Wellington Management Company, LLP

                      •  

                        2,585,824

                      • +107.91%

                      • 5.98

                      • J.P. Morgan Investment Management Inc.

                      •  

                        2,334,788

                      • +0.35%

                      • 5.40

                      • American Century Inv Mgt, Inc.

                      •  

                        1,936,565

                      • +82.83%

                      • 4.48

                      • Columbia Wanger Asset Management LLC

                      •  

                        1,780,250

                      • -0.47%

                      • 4.12

                      • Fidelity Management and Research Company

                      •  

                        1,761,615

                      • +393.15%

                      • 4.08

                      • Atlanta Capital Management Company,LLC

                      •  

                        1,348,656

                      • -21.06%

                      • 3.12

                      • BlackRock Fund Advisors

                      •  

                        1,197,931

                      • -6.08%

                      • 2.77

                      • State Street Corp

                      •  

                        1,189,491

                      • -18.91%

                      • 2.75

                      Company Profile

                      Sector

                      Technology

                      Industry

                      Electronic Components

                      Type

                      Cyclical

                      Style

                      Mid Growth

                      Acuity Brands Inc is incorporated in 2001 under the laws of the State of Delaware. The Company is the parent company of Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. The Company is the providers of lighting fixtures, control devices, components, syst...moreems and services for commercial and institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications for various markets throughout North America and select international markets. It designs, produces, and distributes various indoor and outdoor lighting and control systems for commercial and institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications. The Company manufactures or procures lighting products primarily in North America, Europe, and Asia. These products and related services are marketed under numerous brand names, including Lithonia Lightin...moreg®, Holophane®, Peerless®, Mark Architectural LightingTM, Hydrel®, American Electric Lighting®, Gotham®, Carandini®, Metal Optics®, Antique Street LampsTM, TersenTM, Synergy® Lighting Controls, Sensor Switch®, Lighting Control & DesignTM, and ROAM®. The Company’s customers include electrical distributors, retail home improvement centers, national accounts, electric utilities, municipalities, and lighting showrooms located in North America and select international markets serving new construction, renovation, and facility maintenance applications. Products are delivered directly or through a network of distribution centers, regional warehouses, and commercial warehouses using both common carriers and a company-owned truck fleet. The Company operates 18 manufacturing facilities, including nine facilities in the United States, six facilities in Mexico, two facilities in Europe and one in Canada. The Company utilizes a blend of internal and outsourced manufacturing processes and capabilities to fulfill a variety of customer needs in the cost-effective manner. Products are delivered directly or through a network of strategically located distribution centers, regional warehouses, and commercial warehouses in North America using both common carriers and a company-owned truck fleet. The devices produced by the Company require certain raw materials, including certain grades of steel and aluminum, electrical components, plastics, and other petroleum-based materials and components. The operations of the Company are subject to numerous comprehensive laws and regulations relating to the generation, storage, handling, transportation, and disposal of hazardous substances, as well as solid and hazardous wastes, and to the remediation of contaminated sites.lessless

                      Key People

                      Mr. Vernon J. Nagel

                      CEO/Chairman of the Board/Director/President

                      Mr. Richard K. Reece

                      CFO/Chief Accounting Officer/Executive VP

                      Mark A. Black

                      Executive VP, Subsidiary/Executive VP

                      James H. Hance,Jr

                      Director

                      Mr. Dominic J. Pileggi

                      Director

                      • Acuity Brands Inc

                      • 1170 Peachtree Street, North East

                      • Atlanta, GA 30309-7676

                      • USA.Map

                      • Phone: +1 404 853-1400

                      • Fax: +1 404 853-1300

                      • acuitybrands.com

                      Incorporated

                      2001

                      Employees

                      6,500

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