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AYI [NYSE]
Acuity Brands, Inc.
Index- P/E37.36 EPS (ttm)4.49 Insider Own0.80% Shs Outstand43.43M Perf Week1.28%
Market Cap7.28B Forward P/E25.09 EPS next Y6.69 Insider Trans-17.95% Shs Float42.98M Perf Month3.79%
Income193.90M PEG2.05 EPS next Q1.34 Inst Own94.90% Short Float1.89% Perf Quarter10.54%
Sales2.54B P/S2.87 EPS this Y37.30% Inst Trans0.72% Short Ratio2.41 Perf Half Y27.61%
Book/sh29.04 P/B5.78 EPS next Y24.93% ROA12.60% Target Price187.00 Perf Year34.18%
Cash/sh13.84 P/C12.12 EPS next 5Y18.25% ROE22.80% 52W Range104.41 - 172.62 Perf YTD19.95%
Dividend0.52 P/FCF39.85 EPS past 5Y15.00% ROI13.80% 52W High-2.83% Beta1.57
Dividend %0.31% Quick Ratio2.30 Sales past 5Y7.60% Gross Margin41.60% 52W Low60.66% ATR3.25
Employees7000 Current Ratio2.90 Sales Q/Q12.80% Oper. Margin13.30% RSI (14)53.82 Volatility1.21% 2.09%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.28 EPS Q/Q42.70% Profit Margin10.70% Rel Volume0.63 Prev Close167.78
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.28 EarningsApr 01 BMO Payout8.20% Avg Volume337.00K Price167.74
Recom1.70 SMA200.05% SMA502.32% SMA20020.45% Volume211,923 Change-0.02%
Apr-02-15Reiterated Northland Capital Market Perform $138 → $179
Apr-02-15Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Buy $187 → $192
Mar-27-15Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $172 → $190
Jan-30-15Resumed Stifel Buy $185
Jan-12-15Reiterated DA Davidson Neutral $133 → $155
Dec-16-14Initiated William Blair Outperform
Oct-09-14Upgrade Oppenheimer Perform → Outperform $160
Oct-01-14Reiterated Northland Capital Market Perform $123 → $138
Jul-07-14Upgrade BB&T Capital Mkts Hold → Buy $138
Jul-02-14Reiterated DA Davidson Neutral $145 → $130
Jul-01-14Reiterated Northland Capital Market Perform $135 → $123
Apr-03-14Upgrade Canaccord Genuity Hold → Buy $128 → $172
Apr-03-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $119 → $139
Apr-02-14Reiterated Northland Capital Market Perform $91 → $135
Jan-10-14Reiterated UBS Neutral $109 → $119
Jan-10-14Reiterated Cantor Fitzgerald Hold $100 → $128
Oct-02-13Reiterated Canaccord Genuity Hold $78 → $100
Oct-01-13Downgrade Northland Capital Outperform → Market Perform $90 → $91
Jul-09-13Downgrade Canaccord Genuity Buy → Hold
Jul-03-13Reiterated Oppenheimer Perform $77 → $81
Apr-24-15 08:12PM  10-Q for Acuity Brands, Inc. at Company Spotlight
Apr-16-15 12:10PM  Acuity Brands adds to the fold with ByteLight acquisition at bizjournals.com
12:03PM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Announces Acquisition of ByteLight, Inc. at noodls
11:31AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Announces Acquisition of ByteLight, Inc. Globe Newswire Europe
09:50AM  Watsco Beats Q1 Earnings Estimates on Improved Margins - Analyst Blog
Apr-07-15 01:04PM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Financials
08:23AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Introduces Finance Program, Selects Key Equipment Finance as Partner at noodls
08:16AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Introduces Finance Program, Selects Key Equipment Finance as Partner Globe Newswire Europe
Apr-01-15 04:47PM  Acuity Brands (AYI) Stock Gains in After-Hours Trading on Earnings Results at TheStreet
02:59PM  Stocks Nearing Session Lows As Rebound Loses Steam at Investor's Business Daily
12:03PM  Stocks Off Worst Levels After Weak ISM Report at Investor's Business Daily
10:45AM  Sears gains on real estate move; GoDaddy soars on debut at MarketWatch
10:30AM  Lighting Firm Acuity EPS Beats On LEDs; Sales Miss at Investor's Business Daily
10:00AM  Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today
09:09AM  Acuity Earnings Rise 41% at The Wall Street Journal
09:03AM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial Statemen
08:52AM  Acuity Brands Reports Record Second Quarter Results at noodls
08:51AM  Acuity Brands beats 2Q profit forecasts AP
08:47AM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
08:43AM  Acuity Brands Reports Record Second Quarter Results GlobeNewswire
07:07AM  Q2 2015 Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
06:03AM  Will ADP jobs, manufacturing show spreading weakness? at CNBC
Mar-31-15 06:55PM  Will ADP, manufacturing show spreading weakness? at CNBC
06:21PM  Construction, Real Estate Industries Lead Market at Investor's Business Daily
05:00PM  Stocks End Two-Day Advance; CBRE Bucks Weakness at Investor's Business Daily
03:03PM  Stocks Back Near Day's Lows; Skechers Nears Profit Zone at Investor's Business Daily
Mar-30-15 08:00PM  Acuity Brands Lights Up Wall Street With Shares Near All-Time Highs at TheStreet
09:49AM  Stifel Reiterates Buy, Raises PT On Acuity Brands On F2Q15 Preview Benzinga
08:00AM  Acuity Brands, Cisco and Sensity to Present Webinar: Meeting the Presidential Challenge for Advanced Outdoor Lighting Business Wire
05:58AM  Crazy short week ahead with jobs, quarter-end at CNBC
Mar-27-15 12:35PM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend at noodls
12:31PM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend Globe Newswire Europe
Mar-26-15 08:32AM  Why Acuity Brands (AYI) Isn't Done Growing Earnings Yet - Tale of the Tape
Mar-25-15 02:46PM  Lighting Firm Acuity Brands Eyes A Strong Quarter at Investor's Business Daily
Mar-23-15 08:52AM  Acuity Brands (AYI): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions - Tale of the Tape
Mar-17-15 08:20AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Partners with Sensity Systems to Deliver Transformational LED Solutions at noodls
08:16AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Partners with Sensity Systems to Deliver Transformational LED Solutions Globe Newswire Europe
Mar-09-15 10:28AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. To Discuss Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results at noodls
10:28AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Issues A Correction To Its Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results Conference Call Date at noodls
10:09AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Issues A Correction To Its Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results Conference Call Date Globe Newswire Europe
09:44AM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
09:24AM  Acuity Brands to Acquire Distech Controls at The Wall Street Journal
08:50AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Announces Acquisition To Expand Its Presence In Intelligent Building Automation And Energy Management Solutions at noodls
08:32AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Announces Acquisition To Expand Its Presence In Intelligent Building Automation And Energy Management Solutions Globe Newswire Europe
08:23AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. To Discuss Fiscal 2015 Second Quarter Results Globe Newswire Europe
Mar-05-15 07:52AM  Dream jobs: Best places to work CNBC
Mar-04-15 11:20AM  Primoris Services Lags Q4 Earnings on Reduced Margins - Analyst Blog Zacks
Mar-02-15 09:20AM  Tutor Perini Falls on Q4 Earnings Miss, Provides 2015 View - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-27-15 10:06AM  MasTec (MTZ) Beats Q4 Earnings Estimates, Cuts 2015 View - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-23-15 06:17PM  Will TriMas Corp. (TRS) Miss Earnings Estimates in Q4? - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-20-15 09:30AM  The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Alaska Air Group, Harman International Industries and Acuity Brands - Press Releases Zacks
Feb-19-15 09:57AM  3 Mid-Cap Stocks to Boost Your Portfolio Returns - Analyst Blog Zacks
Feb-18-15 04:39PM  Wednesday's Market Recap Yahoo Finance Contributors
Feb-09-15 01:28PM  Stocks Improve Into Mixed Territory; Caesarstone Gains at Investor's Business Daily
Feb-06-15 04:33PM  Can Quartz Countertop King Caesarstone Keep Shining? at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-16-15 08:46AM  Acuity Brands (AYI): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions - Tale of the Tape Zacks
Jan-13-15 03:57PM  Cashin: Fasten your seatbelts CNBC
Jan-11-15 07:07PM  10-Q for Acuity Brands, Inc. Company Spotlight
Jan-09-15 06:11PM  AmerisourceBergen, Acuity Brands Make Bullish Moves at Investor's Business Daily +6.69%
01:33PM  Mid-Day Market Update: Dow Dips 1%; Acuity Brands Shares Jump On Earnings Beat Benzinga
01:29PM  Stocks Stay In Red; Acuity Soars On Strong LED Demand at Investor's Business Daily
11:43AM  Acuity Brands Jumps As LED Lights Power A Big Quarter at Investor's Business Daily
10:00AM  Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today CCBN
09:39AM  Acuity Brands (AYI) Stock Gains Today on Strong First Quarter Results at TheStreet
09:07AM  Acuity Profit Jumps on LED Demand at The Wall Street Journal
08:43AM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events, Financial Statemen EDGAR Online
08:39AM  Acuity Brands beats Street 1Q forecasts AP
08:29AM  Acuity Brands Reports Record First Quarter Results GlobeNewswire
08:27AM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report EDGAR Online
07:07AM  Q1 2015 Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Jan-07-15 04:07PM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend Thomson Reuters ONE
Jan-01-15 08:02AM  Lighting Firm Acuity Brands Eyes A Bright Quarter at Investor's Business Daily
Dec-16-14 12:05PM  Coverage initiated on Acuity Brands by William Blair Briefing.com
Dec-12-14 08:18AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. to Discuss Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results Thomson Reuters ONE
Dec-08-14 08:50AM  Analyst Sees 4 Clean Technology Stocks as Big 2015 Winners at 24/7 Wall St.
Dec-05-14 06:23AM  Zacks Rank #1 Additions for Friday Zacks
Nov-25-14 08:02AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Visible Light Communication Honored with Lux Innovation of the Year Award Thomson Reuters ONE
Nov-03-14 01:51PM  Mohawk Industries Looks To Build On Commercial Gains at Investor's Business Daily
Oct-31-14 08:08PM  10-K for Acuity Brands, Inc. Company Spotlight
Oct-29-14 04:28PM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report EDGAR Online
Oct-20-14 09:04AM  Acuity Brands, Inc. Builds World-Class Engineering Facility in Decatur, Georgia and Upgrades its Conyers, Georgia Complex Thomson Reuters ONE
Oct-17-14 10:15AM  Insider Trading Alert - AYI, MDSO And JAZZ Traded By Insiders at TheStreet
Oct-14-14 06:35AM  How Acuity Brands (AYI) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry Zacks
Oct-09-14 09:59AM  Why Acuity Brands (AYI) Stock Is Gaining Today at TheStreet
Oct-02-14 01:22PM  NYSE stocks posting largest percentage increases AP
09:20AM  Company News for October 02, 2014 Zacks
Oct-01-14 08:23PM  [$$] Acuity Brands Profit Rises 22% on Sales Growth at The Wall Street Journal +10.97%
06:00PM  Today's Market Thorns, Roses, and All Time Highs... Yahoo Finance Blogs
03:04PM  Stocks Sell Off On Europe Worries; Growth Names Slammed at Investor's Business Daily
12:01PM  Stocks Off Day's Lows; Skyworks, Trinity Slide at Investor's Business Daily
11:11AM  Why Acuity Brands (AYI) Stock Is Soaring Today at TheStreet
10:42AM  Weak Data Send Stocks Lower; Acuity Brands Jumps, ADP Dives at Investor's Business Daily
10:32AM  Acuity Brands Earnings Light Up On Bright LED Sales at Investor's Business Daily
09:37AM  [$$] Acuity Brands Profit Rises 22% on Sales Growth at The Wall Street Journal
09:11AM  ACUITY BRANDS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit EDGAR Online
09:01AM  Acuity Brands Reports Record Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results GlobeNewswire
08:18AM  US stock-index futures cut losses after ADP at CNBC
07:42AM  #PreMarket Primer: Wednesday, October 1: First Case Of Ebola In The US Confirmed Benzinga
07:07AM  Q4 2014 Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open CCBN
Sep-30-14 08:00PM  [video] What to Watch on Wall Street for Wednesday, October 1st 2014 at TheStreet
Acuity Brands, Inc. designs, produces, and distributes lighting solutions, components, and services for commercial, institutional, industrial, infrastructure, and residential applications in North America and internationally. The company's lighting and controls products and solutions include recessed, surface, and suspended lighting; downlighting; decorative lighting; emergency and exit lighting; track lighting; daylighting; special-use lighting; street and roadway lighting; parking garage lighting; underwater lighting; area pedestrian, flood, and decorative site lighting; landscape lighting; occupancy sensors; photocontrols; relay panels; architectural dimming panels; and integrated lighting controls systems. Its products and solutions also comprise modular wiring, light-emitting diode drivers, glass, and inverters. In addition, the company provides services across applications that primarily relate to monitoring and controlling lighting systems through network technologies and the commissioning of control systems. The company markets its lighting solutions under the Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, Mark Architectural Lighting, Hydrel, American Electric Lighting, Gotham, Carandini, RELOC, Antique Street Lamps, Winona Lighting, Synergy Lighting Controls, Sensor Switch, Lighting Control & Design, Dark to Light, ROAM, Sunoptics, Axion Controls, acculamp, Pathway Connectivity, Healthcare Lighting, and eldoLED brand names. It serves electrical distributors, retail home improvement centers, electric utilities, utility distributors, national accounts, lighting showrooms, original equipment manufacturers, energy service companies, and U.S. government and municipalities. The company sells its products through independent sales agents, electrical wholesalers, and factory sales representatives; and a network of distribution centers, regional warehouses, and commercial warehouses. Acuity Brands, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
REECE RICHARD KEVP/Chief Financial OfficerJan 13Option Exercise37.2546,6501,737,749134,140Jan 15 06:09 PM
MCCULLOUGH ROBERT FDirectorJan 13Option Exercise29.781,81554,0514,206Jan 15 06:09 PM
NAGEL VERNON JChairman, President, and CEOJan 13Option Exercise40.296,381257,090203,912Jan 15 06:19 PM
NAGEL VERNON JChairman, President, and CEOJan 13Sale153.696,381980,696197,531Jan 15 06:19 PM
MCCULLOUGH ROBERT FDirectorJan 13Sale154.511,815280,4362,391Jan 15 06:09 PM
REECE RICHARD KEVP/Chief Financial OfficerJan 13Sale153.3246,6507,152,378108,340Jan 15 06:09 PM
BROWNING PETER CDirectorOct 30Option Exercise29.781,81554,0513,279Nov 03 06:58 PM
Black Mark AEVP- Customer Enabling Team LdOct 30Option Exercise66.1613,417887,72649,225Oct 31 04:11 PM
BROWNING PETER CDirectorOct 30Sale138.441,815251,2691,464Nov 03 06:58 PM
Black Mark AEVP- Customer Enabling Team LdOct 30Sale136.7419,3632,647,69735,808Oct 31 04:11 PM
HANCE JAMES H JRDirectorOct 15Buy122.948,000983,5208,165Oct 16 05:38 PM