Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates:
Shares of Acuity Brands Inc. (NYSE:AYI) opened at 244.58 on Friday. Acuity Brands Inc. has a 52 week low of $169.42 and a 52 week high of $280.89. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $260.71 and a 200 day moving average of $256.09. The firm has a market capitalization of $10.69 billion, a P/E ratio of 36.89 and a beta of 1.46.
Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October 5th. The company reported $2.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.39 by $0.18. The firm earned $925.50 million during the quarter. Acuity Brands had a net margin of 8.84% and a return on equity of 20.99%. Acuity Brands’s revenue was up 21.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.63 EPS. On average, equities research analysts expect that Acuity Brands Inc. will post $9.70 EPS for the current fiscal year.