Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 29 cents per share. At a price of $31.47 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.6%. The average volume for Leggett & Platt has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Leggett & Platt has a market cap of $4.6 billion and is part of the consumer durables industry. Shares are up 17.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.63. TheStreet Ratings rates Leggett & Platt as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Leggett & Platt Ratings Report now.
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