L.B. Foster

L.B. Foster supplies transportation, construction, utility, energy, recreation and agriculture markets with the materials necessary to build and maintain their infrastructure. The Company provides the materials necessary to construct and maintain major transportation, construction, utility, recreation and agriculture projects. L.B. Foster operates individual business units that specialize in rail, construction, and tubular products. These groups manage manufacturing, distribution and sales facilities nationwide. It also functions as a distributor and service provider in strategic alliances with industry leading manufacturing and engineering firms.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Pittsburgh, US
Founded
1902
Size (employees)
1,241 (est)
L.B. Foster was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, US

L.B. Foster Office Locations

L.B. Foster has an office in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, US (HQ)
415 Holiday Dr

L.B. Foster Financials and Metrics

L.B. Foster Financials

L.B. Foster's revenue was reported to be $483.5 m in FY, 2016
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

131.5 m

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

49 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %

37%

Net income (Q3, 2017)

3.2 m

Market capitalization (08-Dec-2017)

234.2 m

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

35 m

EV

327.6 m
L.B. Foster's current market capitalization is $234.2 m.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

598 m607.2 m624.5 m483.5 m

Revenue growth, %

2%3%(23%)

Cost of goods sold

482 m485.6 m420.2 m331.4 m

Gross profit

115.9 m121.6 m204.4 m152.1 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

162.2 m111.4 m166.8 m167.8 m137.9 m171.4 m176.1 m126.3 m136 m114.6 m118.7 m144.9 m131.5 m

Cost of goods sold

130.9 m87.3 m136.1 m132.6 m107.3 m114.8 m117.5 m86.4 m92.6 m81.7 m79.4 m94.3 m82.5 m

Gross profit

31.3 m24.1 m30.7 m35.2 m30.7 m56.6 m58.6 m39.9 m43.4 m33 m39.3 m50.6 m49 m

Gross profit Margin, %

19%22%18%21%22%33%33%32%32%29%33%35%37%
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

64.6 m52 m33.3 m30.4 m

Current Assets

247.4 m247.7 m214.5 m199.6 m

PP&E

50.1 m74.8 m126.7 m104 m

Goodwill

57.8 m82.9 m81.8 m18.9 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

96 m91.1 m87.6 m86.5 m37.6 m35.6 m33.2 m30.9 m32.8 m3.7 m33.8 m35.5 m35 m

Current Assets

291.7 m244.5 m272.3 m272.8 m252.7 m260.3 m257.1 m210.8 m221.3 m173.5 m211.1 m204.9 m229.4 m

PP&E

42.7 m51.5 m54 m63.1 m125.1 m128.1 m126.9 m126 m108.6 m106.1 m103.5 m

Goodwill

41.2 m57.8 m57.8 m59.6 m215.1 m162.6 m81.2 m81.6 m24 m19.4 m19.1 m19.4 m19.7 m
    USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

    Net Income

    29.3 m25.7 m(44.4 m)(141.7 m)

    Depreciation and Amortization

    10 m12.6 m14.4 m9.6 m

    Accounts Receivable

    (37 m)15.2 m31.2 m12 m

    Inventories

    29.9 m(9.9 m)4.3 m10.5 m
    USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

    Net Income

    6.9 m9.1 m4.3 m9.6 m(47.8 m)(2.8 m)(94.8 m)(100.8 m)(2.4 m)602 k3.2 m

    Depreciation and Amortization

    7.1 m2.9 m6 m9.2 m4.8 m6.8 m10.6 m3.7 m7.3 m10.6 m3.3 m6.5 m

    Accounts Receivable

    (28.9 m)31.5 m4.2 m7.8 m16 m6.5 m(1.5 m)4.3 m(2.8 m)13.5 m(9.9 m)(10 m)

    Inventories

    13.4 m(833 k)(7.6 m)(11.8 m)(8.3 m)(7.8 m)(1.3 m)4.1 m(231 k)3.2 m940 k(487 k)
      USDY, 2017

      Revenue/Employee

      106 k

      Debt/Equity

      0.9 x

      Debt/Assets

      0.3 x

      Financial Leverage

      2.8 x
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