Leggett & Platt

Owners of 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 $32.30 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.6%.

The average volume for Leggett & Platt has been 1.3 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 18.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

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Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.98. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Leggett & Platt a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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, compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. You can view the full Leggett & Platt Ratings Report now.

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