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L.B. Foster Co Class A FSTR

Morningstar Rating
$23.78 +0.05 (0.21%)
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Price vs Fair Value

FSTR is trading at a 8% discount.
Price
$23.74
Fair Value
$92.39
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$81.85
5-Star Price
$26.85
Economic Moat
Zlp
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$23.73
Day Range
$23.3724.22
52-Week Range
$10.2624.59
Bid/Ask
$23.78 / $23.85
Market Cap
$263.39 Mil
Volume/Avg
47,179 / 37,219

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
25.04
Price/Sales
0.47
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
Dividend Yield (Forward)
Total Yield
0.45%

Company Profile

L.B. Foster Co is a US-based firm engaged in the manufacturing, fabrication, and distribution of products and services, especially for the rail, construction, energy, and utility industry. The company operates its business through three segments: Rail Technologies and Services; Precast Concrete Products and Steel Products and Measurement. Its principal business activity involves providing new and used rail, trackwork, and accessories, producing concrete railroad ties, insulated rail joints, power rail, track fasteners, coverboards, and sales of sells and rents steel sheet piling, H-bearing pile, and other piling products for foundation and earth retention requirements. It generates the majority of its revenues from the Rail Products and Services segment.
Sector
Industrials
Industry
Railroads
Stock Style Box
Small Core
Total Number of Employees
1,131

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
FSTR
688569
000976
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
25.0444.79
Price/Book Value
1.811.940.64
Price/Sales
0.473.103.37
Price/Cash Flow
11.2511.81
Price/Earnings
FSTR
688569
000976

Financial Strength

Metric
FSTR
688569
000976
Quick Ratio
1.024.151.77
Current Ratio
1.984.862.33
Interest Coverage
0.04490.59−11.58
Quick Ratio
FSTR
688569
000976

Profitability

Metric
FSTR
688569
000976
Return on Assets (Normalized)
−8.05%3.28%−23.59%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
−19.77%4.60%−43.71%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
−9.86%3.42%−24.33%
Return on Assets
FSTR
688569
000976
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