Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG) Third Quarter 2022 Results
Key Financial Results
Revenue: US$1.29b (down 1.9% from 3Q 2021).
Net income: US$71.4m (down 27% from 3Q 2021).
Profit margin: 5.5% (down from 7.4% in 3Q 2021).
EPS: US$0.53 (down from US$0.71 in 3Q 2021).
All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period
Leggett & Platt Revenues and Earnings Beat Expectations
Revenue exceeded analyst estimates by 4.8%. Earnings per share (EPS) also surpassed analyst estimates by 9.5%.
Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 1.0% p.a. on average during the next 3 years, compared to a 1.2% decline forecast for the Consumer Durables industry in the US.
The company's share price is broadly unchanged from a week ago.
We don't want to rain on the parade too much, but we did also find 1 warning sign for Leggett & Platt that you need to be mindful of.
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