Leggett & Platt (LEG) - FREE Research Report

Flanigan Matthew C who is Executive Vice President - CFO at Leggett & Platt sold 20,000 shares at $30.02 on Feb. 4, 2014. Following this transaction, the Executive Vice President - CFO owned 252,593 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 7.34% with the 20,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $29.32, down $0.70, or 2.39% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Leggett & Platt go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,500
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 8,500

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 $4.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer durables industry. Shares are down 4.85% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated designs and produces various engineered components and products worldwide. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 4.13%. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.9. Currently there are no analysts that rate Leggett & Platt a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Leggett & Platt as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Leggett & Platt Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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