Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Diversified Electronics in the sector of Technology. Based in USA, Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI has a market cap of 11031.93. Since its IPO date on the 12/3/2001, Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI performance year to date is 6.26%. Today Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI has gained 1.35%, with a current price of 248.02.
Ownership of the company is 0.90% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 97.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 7.80%. Return of assets are at *TBA, with return on investment at *TBA.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.21. While Total debt/equity is 0.21. With a profit margin of *TBA, this is combined with a gross margin of 43.60%, and operating margin of *TBA. Acuity Brands, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 2, while the quick ratio is 1.5.
For the last year Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI has seen a EPS growth of 23.70%. A performance for the year of 24.47%. The 52-week high is -11.70%, and the 52-week low is 46.54%. The average volume for Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI is 540999.
With a target price of 279.44, can Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Acuity Brands, Inc., AYI. Acuity Brands, Inc. has a P/E of 40.52 and a forward P/E of 21.54. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.08. Acuity Brands, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.35 and 6.53 respectively. For P/cash, Acuity Brands, Inc. has a value of 26.7, while it is 46.14 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 248.02, Acuity Brands, Inc. has a dividend yield of 0.21%. We see a return on equity of *TBA.
Looking more long-term Acuity Brands, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 19.50%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 21.24% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 23.70% for this year and for the last five years a 23.58% growth has been seen.