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
HQAtlanta, US
Founded2001
Size (employees)13,000 (est)+4%
Websiteacuitybrands.com
Acuity Brands was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Atlanta, US
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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 and Conyers
Atlanta, (HQ)
2300 1170 Peachtree St NE
Conyers,
1 Lithonia Way
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Acuity Brands Financials and Metrics

Acuity Brands Revenue

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Acuity Brands's revenue was reported to be $3.29 b in FY, 2016 which is a 21.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

944.0m

Net income (Q3, 2018)

73.0m

Market capitalization (4-Dec-2018)

4.8b

Closing stock price (4-Dec-2018)

120.0
Acuity Brands's current market capitalization is $4.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

2.1b2.4b2.7b3.3b

Revenue growth, %

15%13%22%

Cost of goods sold

1.3b1.4b1.6b1.9b

Gross profit

837.6m979.2m1.1b1.4b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q3, 2017Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

603.9m647.4m616.1m683.7m736.6m777.8m851.2m891.6m832.1m944.0m

Cost of goods sold

360.5m374.4m360.4m388.1m417.2m440.9m491.6m512.7m497.2m

Gross profit

243.4m273.0m255.7m295.6m319.4m336.9m359.6m378.9m334.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

40%42%42%43%43%43%42%42%40%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

359.1m413.2m

Accounts Receivable

Inventories

203.0m212.0m295.2m

Current Assets

913.5m1.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q3, 2018

Cash

398.1m583.0m601.1m652.1m224.3m337.0m451.2m463.2m189.7m

Inventories

208.3m214.2m237.4m256.4m277.5m334.4m353.7m342.2m

Current Assets

979.3m1.1b1.2b1.3b1.3b997.7m1.4b1.4b1.1b

PP&E

147.1m160.7m159.1m164.9m256.6m273.5m277.8m284.4m288.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

127.4m222.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

40.8m45.8m

Inventories

(6.5m)(9.0m)(15.0m)(24.0m)

Accounts Payable

15.2m23.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Net Income

77.2m121.0m51.1m97.5m162.0m68.4m133.9m81.7m149.0m231.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

21.4m11.3m22.5m14.3m30.7m49.0m17.2m56.5m19.0m

Inventories

(5.0m)(25.2m)(2.9m)(27.4m)(13.6m)(3.5m)(40.3m)(47.1m)

Accounts Payable

(5.5m)(8.8m)(4.3m)17.0m10.8m(16.2m)(7.2m)(37.7m)(54.0m)
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Acuity Brands Online and Social Media Presence

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Acuity Brands News and Updates

Global Smart Factory Market Achieves Growth from ABB, Acuity Brands, Crestron Electronics, Johnson Controls, Honeywell International by 2025

The Smart Factory Market report provides overview of Smart Factory Industry, including industry characteristics, manufacturing technology, industry chain analysis and latest market trends dynamics. The Smart Factory market report also explores future trends for supply, demand and market growth rate,…

Wireless Building Management Services Market Analysis 2018 | Key Players are Aruba, Cisco, Honeywell International, Johnson Controls, Schneider Electric, Acuity Brands, Crestron Electronics, CommScope, Daintree Networks, Digital Lumens

The Wireless Building Management Services Market report from database of Qurate provides detailed description of current scenario as well as future outlook of global market. This study entails significant information and data in relation with noteworthy market components such as market segmentation,…

Smart Homes Market Forecast (2018-2023) Report by Key Players ADT, Honeywell, Nortek, Crestron, Lutron, Leviton, Comcast, ABB, Acuity Brands, Vivint, Alarm.com, Control4, Schneider Electric, Time Warner Cable, Siemens AG, Sony, Savant, Nest, AMX

"Smart Homes Market", published by Qurate Research, provides extensive insight and analysis of the Smart Homes Market over the next eight years (2018-2023) and acts as a vital point of reference for operators or suppliers. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) Technology Market, 2028 Featuring pureLiFi, Signify, OLEDCOMM, Acuity Brands, FIREFLY WIRELESS NETWORKS, Panasonic, Samsung & Qualcomm

DUBLIN, Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Market for Li-Fi Technology: Focus on Components, Applications, Patents, and Country- Analysis and Forecast (2018-2028)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Global Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) Technology Market is Expected ...

Acuity Brands stock falls after 'well higher' input costs takes shine off earnings beat

Shares of Acuity Brands Inc. dropped 8.1% in morning trade Wednesday, after the lighting and building management company reported a fiscal fourth-quarter profit that beat expectations, but said margins fell amid a sharp rise in input costs. Net income for the quarter to Aug. 31 rose to $108.2 milli…
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Acuity Brands Blogs

AtriusTM Assets Solution Provides Asset Tracking and Management Capabilities; A Cloud-Based Software Service Enhancing Location-Based Solutions in Building Spaces

ATLANTA – November 29, 2018 – Acuity Brands, Inc . (NYSE: AYI) today announced the launch of Atrius™ Assets, a software solution for delivering real-time, indoor asset tracking, asset management...

Distech Controls Hosts Canadian Ambassador at the European Head Office in Lyon; A Focus on Uniting the Innovation Ecosystem Between French-Speaking Communities

[Brignais, France, November 15, 2018] – Distech Controls, an innovation leader connecting people with intelligent building solutions, hosted the Canadian Ambassador Isabelle Hudon at the company’s...

Greenbuild 2018: LightFlex™ CCT Tubular Daylighting Systems from Sunoptics® Provide Natural Light to 118,000-sq.-ft. Goodwill Support Center

ATLANTA – November 8, 2018 – Goodwill® recently installed LightFlex™ CCT tubular daylighting systems from Sunoptics®, an Acuity Brands company, to provide natural light to its 118,000-sq.-ft....

Acuity Brands Boosts Security with Vulnerability-Identification and Response Program Via New Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT)

ATLANTA – November 1, 2018 – Acuity Brands, Inc . (NYSE: AYI) today announced the formation of a Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT), which will supplement existing security programs...

Data Takes the Stage at Lucid’s Connected Building Summit 18; Industry Leaders Share how to Improve a Building’s Operations and Business

ATLANTA – October 25, 2018 – On November 7 and 8, Lucid, an Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) company, will be hosting the Connected Building Summit 18 . Speakers and participants will explore the...

New Holophane® Website Offers Enhanced Tools to Help Industrial, Utility, Municipality and DOT Customers Specify Lighting Solutions

ATLANTA – October 16, 2018 – Holophane®, an Acuity Brands company, launched today a newly designed website featuring a clean, easy-to-navigate design and customer-friendly tools to enhance the...
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Acuity Brands Company Life and Culture

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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 $253.2 k.

  • Who are Acuity Brands competitors?

    Competitors of Acuity Brands include Cree, Amphenol and Sanmina.

  • Where is Acuity Brands headquarters?

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

  • Where are Acuity Brands offices?

    Acuity Brands has offices in Atlanta and Conyers.

  • How many offices does Acuity Brands have?

    Acuity Brands has 2 offices.