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Acuity Brands is a provider of lighting solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. The company provides customer-driven smart and simple lighting solutions that offer quality lighting and value-added benefits by empowering world-class talent to create and leverage company's industry-leading portfolio of products, technology, and services; drive world-class cost efficiency; and leverage a culture of continuous improvement.
TypePublic
Founded2001
HQAtlanta, GA, US
Websiteacuitybrands.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Aug 2018)13,000(+4%)
Job Openings105
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.3 B(-9%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$165.6(-1%)

Key People/Management at Acuity Brands

Laurent Vernerey

Laurent Vernerey

EVP
Vernon Nagel

Vernon Nagel

Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Richard Reece

Richard Reece

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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Acuity Brands Office Locations

Acuity Brands has offices in Atlanta, Conyers and Moncton
Atlanta, GA, US (HQ)
1170 Peachtree St NE #2300
Conyers, GA, US
1 Lithonia Way
Moncton, CA
1666 Main St
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Acuity Brands Financials and Metrics

Acuity Brands Revenue

Acuity Brands's revenue was reported to be $3.33 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

776.6m

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

336.7m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

43.4%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

62.9m

Market capitalization (16-Jul-2021)

5.9b

Closing stock price (16-Jul-2021)

165.6

Cash (28-Feb-2021)

498.7m

EV

5.5b
Acuity Brands's current market capitalization is $5.9 b.
USDQ1, 2011

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Acuity Brands Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Acuity Brands Online and Social Media Presence

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Acuity Brands Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    70/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    74/100

  • Compensation

    A

    79/100

  • Diversity

    D-

    51/100

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Acuity Brands News and Updates

Acuity Brands Reports Fiscal 2021 Third-Quarter Results

Company Returns to Growth Company Returns to Growth

Acuity Brands Increases Benefits for Associates, Launches Flexible Work Model as Communities Reopen

Acuity Anywhere gives eligible associates the ability to work from any location, helping the company retain and recruit talent and drive its digital transformation. Acuity Anywhere gives eligible associates the ability to work from any location, helping the company retain and recruit talent and driv…

Acuity Brands and ams OSRAM Reach an Agreement for Acuity to acquire the ams OSRAM Digital Systems Business in North America

OSRAM North American Digital Systems acquisition expands the Acuity LED driver portfolio and business OSRAM North American Digital Systems acquisition expands the Acuity LED driver portfolio and business

Acuity Brands To Host Investor Day 2021 and Announce Fiscal 2021 Third Quarter Results on July 1, 2021

ATLANTA, May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) (“Company”) today announced that the Company is planning to release its fiscal 2021 third-quarter earnings results on Thursday, July 1st, at 7:00 a.m. (ET) to be followed by an extended virtual investor update at 9:00 a.m. (…

Li Fi Market to grow by USD 4.98 Billion during 2021-2025, Acuity Brands Inc. and General Electric Co. emerge as Key Contributors to growth | Technavio

NEW YORK, May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Technavio has been monitoring the Li fi market and it is poised to grow by $ 4.98 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 67% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest...

Acuity Brands Names Peter Han President of Intelligent Spaces Group (ISG) and Acquires Artificial Intelligence Accelerator Rockpile Ventures

Cloud and Software Veteran Peter Han to Drive Growth in ISG Cloud and Software Veteran Peter Han to Drive Growth in ISG
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Acuity Brands Blogs

Candace Steele Flippin, DM

Candace Steele Flippin, DM James.Jordan@n… Fri, 02/26/2021 - 15:29 Candace Steele Flippin, DM Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer Candace Steele Flippin has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Office…

Acuity Brands, Inc. to Present at the Robert W. Baird 2020 Global Industrial Virtual Conference on November 11, 2020

Atlanta , Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) (the “Company”) today announced that Neil M. Ashe , President and Chief Executive Officer of Acuity Brands, will present at the Robert W. Baird 2020 Global Industrial Virtual Conference on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 .

Acuity Brands Prices $500 Million of Senior Notes

Acuity Brands Prices $500 Million of Senior Notes Content Import Tue, 10/27/2020 - 19:39 Acuity Brands Prices $500 Million of Senior Notes October 27, 2020 at 7:38 PM EDT This release is a backfill from a News Wire General Atlanta, Oc…

Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2020 Fourth Quarter Results on October 8, 2020

Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2020 Fourth Quarter Results on October 8, 2020 Content Import Thu, 09/10/2020 - 08:15 Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2020 Fourth Quarter Results on October 8, 2020 September 10, 2020 at 8:15 AM EDT This release is a backfill …

Acuity Brands Appoints Laura O'Shaughnessy to the Board of Directors

Acuity Brands Appoints Laura O'Shaughnessy to the Board of Directors Content Import Tue, 06/30/2020 - 08:47 Acuity Brands Appoints Laura O'Shaughnessy to the Board of Directors June 30, 2020 at 8:47 AM EDT This release is a backfill from a News Wire …

Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Results on June 30, 2020

Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Results on June 30, 2020 Content Import Tue, 06/02/2020 - 08:15 Acuity Brands To Announce Fiscal 2020 Third Quarter Results on June 30, 2020 June 2, 2020 at 8:15 AM EDT This release is a backfill from a News …
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Acuity Brands Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Acuity Brands founded?

    Acuity Brands was founded in 2001.

  • Who are Acuity Brands key executives?

    Acuity Brands's key executives are Laurent Vernerey, Vernon Nagel and Richard Reece.

  • How many employees does Acuity Brands have?

    Acuity Brands has 13,000 employees.

  • What is Acuity Brands revenue?

    Latest Acuity Brands annual revenue is $3.3 b.

  • What is Acuity Brands revenue per employee?

    Latest Acuity Brands revenue per employee is $255.9 k.

  • Who are Acuity Brands competitors?

    Competitors of Acuity Brands include ams, Signify and Philips.

  • Where is Acuity Brands headquarters?

    Acuity Brands headquarters is located at 1170 Peachtree St NE #2300, Atlanta.

  • Where are Acuity Brands offices?

    Acuity Brands has offices in Atlanta, Conyers and Moncton.

  • How many offices does Acuity Brands have?

    Acuity Brands has 3 offices.