AWI:NYE-Armstrong World Industries, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Building Products & Equipment | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 104.50

Change

-1.85 (-1.74)%

Market Cap

USD 5.09B

Volume

0.49M

Average Target Price

USD 86.50 (-17.22%)
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Armstrong World Industries, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells ceiling systems primarily for use in the construction and renovation of residential and commercial buildings in the United States, Canada, and Latin America. The company operates through Mineral Fiber and Architectural Specialties segments. The company produces suspended mineral fiber, soft fiber, fiberglass wool, and metal ceiling systems, as well as wood, wood fiber, glass-reinforced-gypsum, and felt ceiling and wall systems; ceiling component products, such as ceiling perimeters and trims, as well as grid products that support drywall ceiling systems; ceilings and walls for use in commercial settings; and acoustical controls and architectural cast ceilings, walls, facades, columns, and moldings solutions. It sells its commercial ceiling and architectural specialties products to resale distributors and ceiling system contractors; and residential ceiling products to wholesalers and retailers, such as large home centers. The company was incorporated in 1891 and is headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

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ETFs Containing AWI

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Building Products & Equipment)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 40.48% 76% C 89% B+
Dividend Return 0.56% 89% B+ 34% F
Total Return 41.04% 76% C 89% B+
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 42.68% 10% F 49% F
Dividend Return 1.13% 38% F 14% F
Total Return 43.81% 10% F 47% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 146.11% 44% F 85% B
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 146.11% 44% F 84% B
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 20.26% 45% F 85% B
Dividend Return 0.51% 13% F 13% F
Total Return 20.77% 45% F 85% B
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 27.89% 85% B 36% F
Risk Adjusted Return 74.47% 85% B 83% B
Market Capitalization 5.09B 62% D- 73% C
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Building Products & Equipment)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 31.38 45% F 25% F
Price/Book Ratio 10.48 19% F 10% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 23.28 24% F 18% F
EV/EBITDA 16.56 35% F 42% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 41.71% 76% C 96% A
Return on Invested Capital 19.83% 71% C- 92% A-
Return on Assets 5.74% 43% F 82% B-
Debt to Equity Ratio 153.14% 44% F 23% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 3.43 62% D- 28% F
Short Percent 3.25% 48% F 56% F
Beta 1.17 89% B+ 43% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What to not like:
Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector