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Acuity Brands Inc

NYSE: AYI
Last

(U.S.) $196.57

Today's change+3.82 +1.98%
Updated July 29 4:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.
 

Acuity Brands Inc

NYSE: AYI
Last

(U.S.) $196.57

Today's change+3.82 +1.98%
Updated July 29 4:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Acuity Brands Inc up sharply

Acuity Brands Inc closed up sharply Wednesday, rallying (U.S.)$3.82 or 1.98% to (U.S.)$196.57. Over the last five days, shares have gained 2.22% and 40.34% year to date. Shares have outperformed the S&P 500 by 71.91% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Open(U.S.) $193.00
  • Previous close(U.S.) $192.75
  • High(U.S.) $196.75
  • Low(U.S.) $192.19
  • Bid / Ask(U.S.) $186.43 / (U.S.) $206.64
  • YTD % change+40.34%
  • Volume275,024
  • Average volume (10-day)397,307
  • Average volume (1-month)476,366
  • Average volume (3-month)423,598
  • 52-week range(U.S.) $104.69 to (U.S.) $197.02
  • Beta1.51
  • Trailing P/E39.48×
  • P/E 1 year forward35.87×
  • Forward PEG1.97×
  • Indicated annual dividend(U.S.) $0.52
  • Dividend yield0.26%
  • Trailing EPS(U.S.) $4.98
Updated July 29 4:03 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+8.29%

Based on its net profit margin of 8.29%, Acuity Brands Inc is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX1.59%Sector:IndustrialsIndustry:Construction - Supplies & Fixtures
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q3/2015Q2/2015Q1/2015Q4/2014
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in (U.S.) $ millions unless otherwise notedMay 31, 201505/31/2015Feb 28, 201502/28/2015Nov 30, 201411/30/2014Aug 31, 201408/31/2014
Revenue684616647669
Total other revenue--------
Total revenue684616647669
Gross profit296256273284
Total cost of revenue388360374385
Total operating expense585538561578
Selling / general / administrative196178176193
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization--------
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)0-1100
Other operating expenses, total--------
Operating income99798791
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-8-8-8-8
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--------
Other--------
Income before tax101718082
Income after tax65465155
Income tax, total36242927
Net income65465155
Total adjustments to net income0000
Net income before extra. items65465155
Minority interest--------
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items64465154
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items64465154
Diluted net income65465154
Dilution adjustment0------
Diluted weighted average shares44434343
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share1.481.071.171.26
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.130.130.130.13
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share1.491.061.321.26