One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Thursday January 14 was Leggett & Platt Inc. (LEG) as the company’s stock climbed 2.57% to $39.08 on volume of 752,519 shares.
The stock opened at $38.15 and saw an intraday low of $37.74 and an intraday high of $39.14. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $0.98. The stock’s average daily volume of 986,509 and 136.1 million shares outstanding. Leggett & Platt Inc. now has a 50-day SMA is $43.80 and 200-day SMA is $45.12, and it has a 52-week high of $51.28 and a 52-week low of $37.98.
Leggett & Platt Inc is a manufacturer that conceives designs and produces engineered components and products found in homes, offices, retail stores, automobiles and commercial aircraft.
Based out of Carthage, MO, Leggett & Platt Inc. has 20,000 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $5.32 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 21.4. Its P/S ratio is 1.74, P/B ratio is 4.89, and P/FCF ratio is 137.6.
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