Acuity Brands

Owners of Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 13 cents per share. At a price of $85.49 as of 9:35 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.6%.

The average volume for Acuity Brands has been 350,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Acuity Brands has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the electronics industry. Shares are up 27% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

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Acuity Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the design, production, and distribution of lighting solutions and services in North America and internationally. The company has a P/E ratio of 32.09.

TheStreet Ratings rates Acuity Brands as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full Acuity Brands Ratings Report now.

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