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Acuity Brands Inc

Market Summary

USD189.00+0.28Market Closed
0.15%

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AYI Stock Price

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Valuation

Market Cap

6.0B

Price/Earnings

15.68

Price/Sales

1.5

Price/Cashflow

19.03

MarketCap/EBT

12.19

Price/Sales

Profitability

EBT Margin

12.33%

Return on Equity

20.09%

Return on Assets

11.03%

Fundamentals

Revenue

Revenue (TTM)

4.0B

Revenue Y/Y

11.85%

Revenue Q/Q

4.69%

Earnings

Earnings (TTM)

384.0M

Earnings Y/Y

17.64%

Earnings Q/Q

9.18%

Price Action

52 Week Range

142.59220.49
(Low)(High)

Last 7 days

-0.9%

Last 30 days

4.9%

Last 90 days

18.0%

Trailing 12 Months

-5.0%

Financial Health

Current Ratio

2

Debt/Equity

0.26

Debt/Cashflow

0.52

Investor Care

Dividend Yield

0.28%

Dividend/Share (TTM)

0.52

Buy Backs (1Y)

7.92%

Peers (Alternatives to Acuity Brands)

View All Peers In Detail
NameMkt Capsorted ascendingRevenuePrice %, 1MReturns, 1YP/EP/SRev 1-YrInc 1-Yr
LARGE-CAP
59.9B
20.2B
8.99% 0.17%
25.88
3.03
3.33% 10.78%
51.7B
19.6B
14.69% 9.68%
16.35
2.69
7.64% 40.30%
29.7B
6.0B
10.99% 4.49%
27.13
5.02
15.01% 22.03%
12.7B
4.8B
6.16% 24.16%
23.53
2.64
9.75% 49.02%
MID-CAP
9.3B
642.6M
7.40% -56.59%
-14.79
15.57
41.57% 7.68%
7.4B
4.6B
-4.74% -75.23%
13.68
1.68
33.56% -11.49%
6.0B
4.0B
4.88% -4.99%
15.68
1.5
15.75% 25.37%
3.3B
994.0M
26.83% -16.14%
-11.69
3.33
13.97% -139.98%
SMALL-CAP
1.3B
1.4B
6.97% -55.49%
2.6
0.9
5.79% 27.47%
991.0M
987.2M
5.90% -20.24%
11.56
1
15.41% 52.03%
594.2M
380.0M
17.77% 18.59%
22.02
1.56
30.80% 307.55%
202.2M
475.8M
33.55% 71.40%
13.45
0.44
35.17% 159.04%
53.4M
88.2M
24.08% -39.00%
71.63
0.5
-41.70% -116.08%
3.7M
7.7M
-5.32% -82.53%
-0.4
0.42
-31.20% -104.24%

Financials for Acuity Brands

Income Statement (Last 12 Months)
(In Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q3
Revenue3.0%4,0063,8893,7283,5953,461
Gross Profit2.7%1,6731,6301,5711,5281,475
  S&GA Expenses2.5%1,1631,1351,1001,0691,044
  R&D Expenses-88
Earnings Before Taxes4.9%494471442426396
Net Income4.7%384367347334306
Balance Sheet
(In Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q3
Assets-3.7%3,4803,6163,6793,6063,575
  Current Assets-8.9%1,4661,6091,6721,6001,544
    Cash Equivalents-29.9%223318476504491
  Inventory-16.3%486581524440399
  Net PPE2.7%277269264261269
  Goodwill-0.6%1,0841,0911,0921,0911,095
Liabilities-7.6%1,5681,6971,5751,5331,531
  Current Liabilities-15.4%734867744695692
.    Short Term Borrowings-85.2%18122---
  Long Term Debt-494----
    LT Debt, Current------
    LT Debt, Non Current0.0%495495495495494
Shareholder's Equity-0.4%1,9121,9192,1042,0732,045
  Retained Earnings3.6%3,1763,0652,9642,8932,810
  Additional Paid-In Capital1.1%1,0361,0251,0161,005996
Accumulated Depreciation1.1%615609601585576
Shares Outstanding-2.6%343535--
* denotes actual numbers (not divided by Millions)
Cashflow (Last 12 Months)
(In Millions)
Description(%) Q/Q2022Q32022Q22022Q12021Q42021Q3
Cashflow From Operations22.5%316258323369409
  Share Based Compensation-0.8%3738353233
Cashflow From Investing52.0%-62.20-129.70-121.10-112.80-117.90
Cashflow From Financing-29.8%-512.40-394.90-223.40-257.60-362.60
  Dividend Payments-2.2%1819191919
  Buy Backs3.5%515498205236435

Risks

What is the probability of a big loss on AYI?

74.2%


Probability that Acuity Brands stock will be more than 20% underwater in next one year

59.6%


Probability that Acuity Brands stock will be more than 30% underwater in next one year.

21.9%


Probability that Acuity Brands stock will be more than 40% underwater in next one year.
*Calculated based on probability distribution of losses observed in actual data in the last 5 years.

How does AYI drawdown profile look like?

Y-axis is the maximum loss one would have experienced if Acuity Brands was unfortunately bought at previous high price.

Returns

Cumulative Returns on AYI

11.7%


10-Year Cumulative Returns

-2.2%


7-Year Cumulative Returns

2.9%


5-Year Cumulative Returns

14.2%


3-Year Cumulative Returns

What are the long-term rolling returns for AYI?

FIve years rolling returns for Acuity Brands.

Which funds bought or sold AYI recently?

View All Details
Datesorted ascendingFund NameType% Chg$ Change$ Held% Portfolio
2022-11-22
TEACHERS RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE OF KENTUCKY
NEW
-
963,000
963,000
0.01%
2022-11-21
CALIFORNIA STATE TEACHERS RETIREMENT SYSTEM
REDUCED
-4.38
-156,000
6,768,000
0.01%
2022-11-17
CENTRAL TRUST Co
UNCHANGED
-
-
2,000
-%
2022-11-17
M&T Bank Corp
REDUCED
-1.69
108,000
494,000
-%
2022-11-16
CAPTRUST FINANCIAL ADVISORS
ADDED
52.61
910,000
2,536,000
0.01%
2022-11-16
Retirement Systems of Alabama
REDUCED
-5.98
-273,000
6,744,000
0.03%
2022-11-15
ALGERT GLOBAL LLC
ADDED
80.73
683,000
1,489,000
0.09%
2022-11-15
Baird Financial Group, Inc.
REDUCED
-30.78
-256,000
618,000
-%
2022-11-15
Neuberger Berman Group LLC
NEW
-
296,000
296,000
-%
2022-11-15
PUBLIC EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION OF COLORADO
UNCHANGED
-
16,000
737,000
-%

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Latest Funds Activity

Are funds buying AYI calls or puts?
Are funds bullish or bearish(Calls - Puts)?
No. of funds that own AYI

Acuity Brands News

MarketBeat

Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Short Interest Up 6.8% in November.18 hours ago

AYI Fair Value

Acuity Brands fair value in different scenarios

The table shows the Fair Value estimates for Acuity Brands for various scenarios. Disclaimer: These are just estimations from a model. None of the models are good at predicting the future. Please dont buy or sell stocks based on these outputs.
Fair ValueVery PessimisticPessimisticBase CaseOptimisticVery Optimistic
Very Low Inflation

92.48

-51.07%

121.22

-35.86%

174.34

-7.76%

242.93

28.53%

312.41

65.30%

Current Inflation

87.86

-53.51%

111.65

-40.93%

156.25

-17.33%

214.95

13.73%

273.58

44.75%

Very High Inflation

81.93

-56.65%

99.97

-47.11%

134.93

-28.61%

182.31

-3.54%

228.72

21.02%

Historical Acuity Brands Fair Value Estimates


Recent SEC filings of Acuity Brands

View All Filings
Date Filed Form Type Document
Nov 18, 2022
8-K
Current Report
Oct 27, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 27, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 27, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 26, 2022
10-K
Annual Report
Oct 26, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 26, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 26, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 26, 2022
4
Insider Trading
Oct 12, 2022
5
Insider Trading

Latest Insider Trading transactions for AYI

Filter Transactions
Datesorted ascendingNameBuy/Sell$ ValueAvg. Price# SharesTitle
2022-10-26
MILLS DIANNE S
SOLD FOR TAXES
-24,366.6
181.84
-134
SVP & Chief HR Officer
2022-10-26
GOLDMAN BARRY R
SOLD FOR TAXES
-29,276.2
181.84
-161
SVP & General Counsel
2022-10-26
HOLCOM KAREN J
SOLD FOR TAXES
-112,377
181.84
-618
SVP & Chief Financial Officer
2022-10-25
HOLCOM KAREN J
SOLD FOR TAXES
-100,694
184.76
-545
SVP & Chief Financial Officer
2022-10-25
GOLDMAN BARRY R
SOLD FOR TAXES
-35,104.4
184.76
-190
SVP & General Counsel
2022-10-25
MILLS DIANNE S
SOLD FOR TAXES
-36,397.7
184.76
-197
SVP & Chief HR Officer
2022-10-25
ASHE NEIL
SOLD FOR TAXES
-111,965
184.76
-606
President & CEO
2022-10-24
HOLCOM KAREN J
ACQUIRED
-
-
5,966
SVP & Chief Financial Officer
2022-10-24
GOLDMAN BARRY R
SOLD FOR TAXES
-152,687
177.75
-859
SVP & General Counsel
2022-10-24
ASHE NEIL
ACQUIRED
-
-
7,736
President & CEO

1–10 of 50

Neil M. Ashe
13000
Acuity Brands, Inc. provides lighting and building management solutions in North America and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls (ABL); and the Intelligent Spaces Group (ISG). The ABL segment provides commercial, architectural, and specialty lighting solutions, as well as lighting controls and components for various indoor and outdoor applications under the Lithonia Lighting, Holophane, Peerless, Gotham, Mark Architectural Lighting, Winona Lighting, Juno, Indy, Aculux, Healthcare Lighting, Hydrel, American Electric Lighting, Sunoptics, eldoLED, nLight, Sensor Switch, IOTA, A-Light, Cyclone, Eureka, Lumniaire LED, Luminis, Dark to Light, and RELOC Wiring Solutions brands. This segment serves electrical distributors, retail home improvement centers, electric utilities, national accounts, digital retailers, lighting showrooms, and energy service companies. The ISG segment offers building management systems and location-aware applications under the Distech Controls, Atrius, and Rockpile Ventures brands. This segment serves system integrators, as well as retail stores, airports, and enterprise campuses. Acuity Brands, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

AYI Income Statement

2022-08-31
Consolidated Statements of Comprehensive Income - USD ($)
shares in Thousands, $ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Aug. 31, 2022
Aug. 31, 2021
Aug. 31, 2020
Income Statement [Abstract]   
Net sales$ 4,006.1$ 3,461.0$ 3,326.3
Cost of products sold2,333.41,986.01,923.9
Gross profit1,672.71,475.01,402.4
Selling, distribution, and administrative expenses1,163.01,044.11,028.5
Special charges0.03.320.0
Operating profit509.7427.6353.9
Other expense:   
Interest expense, net24.923.223.3
Miscellaneous (income) expense, net(9.1)8.25.9
Total other expense15.831.429.2
Income before income taxes493.9396.2324.7
Income tax expense109.989.976.4
Net income$ 384.0$ 306.3$ 248.3
Earnings per share   
Basic earnings per share (in dollars per share)[1]$ 11.23$ 8.44$ 6.29
Basic weighted average number of shares outstanding (in shares)34,18236,28439,453
Diluted earnings per share (in dollars per share)[1]$ 11.08$ 8.38$ 6.27
Diluted weighted average number of shares outstanding (in shares)34,64536,55439,601
Dividends declared per share (in dollars per share)$ 0.52$ 0.52$ 0.52
Comprehensive income:   
Net income$ 384.0$ 306.3$ 248.3
Other comprehensive income (loss) items:   
Foreign currency translation adjustments(33.3)13.311.9
Defined benefit plans, net of tax5.721.26.8
Other comprehensive (loss) income items, net of tax(27.6)34.518.7
Comprehensive income$ 356.4$ 340.8$ 267.0
[1](1) Earnings per share is calculated using unrounded numbers. Amounts in the table may not recalculate exactly due to rounding.

AYI Balance Sheet

2022-08-31
Consolidated Balance Sheets - USD ($)
$ in Millions
Aug. 31, 2022
Aug. 31, 2021
Current assets:  
Cash and cash equivalents$ 223.2$ 491.3
Accounts receivable, less reserve for doubtful accounts of $1.2 and $1.2, respectively665.9571.8
Inventories485.7398.7
Prepayments and other current assets91.282.5
Total current assets1,466.01,544.3
Property, plant, and equipment, net276.5269.1
Operating lease right-of-use assets74.958.0
Goodwill1,084.31,094.7
Intangible assets, net529.2573.2
Deferred income taxes1.31.9
Other long-term assets48.033.9
Total assets3,480.23,575.1
Current liabilities:  
Accounts payable397.8391.5
Current maturities of debt18.00.0
Current operating lease liabilities15.715.9
Accrued compensation88.095.3
Other accrued liabilities214.1189.5
Total current liabilities733.6692.2
Long-term debt495.0494.3
Long-term operating lease liabilities67.446.7
Accrued pension liabilities41.460.2
Deferred income taxes102.1101.0
Other long-term liabilities128.9136.2
Total liabilities1,568.41,530.6
Commitments and contingencies (see Commitments and Contingencies footnote)
Stockholders’ equity:  
Preferred stock, $0.01 par value; 50,000,000 shares authorized; none issued0.00.0
Common stock, $0.01 par value; 500,000,000 shares authorized; 54,241,069 and 54,018,978 issued, respectively0.50.5
Paid-in capital1,036.3995.6
Retained earnings3,176.22,810.3
Accumulated other comprehensive loss(125.8)(98.2)
Treasury stock, at cost — 21,753,820 and 18,826,611 shares, respectively(2,175.4)(1,663.7)
Total stockholders’ equity1,911.82,044.5
Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity$ 3,480.2$ 3,575.1