L.B. Foster Co. (NASDAQ:FSTR) Director Bradley Vizi purchased 13,397 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 14th. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.99 per share, with a total value of $160,630.03. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Bradley Vizi also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, September 30th, Bradley Vizi purchased 35,211 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.95 per share, with a total value of $420,771.45.
  • On Friday, September 23rd, Bradley Vizi purchased 19,401 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.65 per share, with a total value of $226,021.65.
  • On Friday, September 16th, Bradley Vizi purchased 20,591 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.12 per share, with a total value of $228,971.92.
  • On Friday, September 9th, Bradley Vizi purchased 28,155 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.80 per share, with a total value of $332,229.00.
  • On Friday, September 2nd, Bradley Vizi purchased 14,500 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $11.74 per share, with a total value of $170,230.00.
  • On Friday, August 26th, Bradley Vizi purchased 13,160 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The shares were bought at an average price of $12.00 per share, with a total value of $157,920.00.
  • On Thursday, August 18th, Bradley Vizi acquired 57,452 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $11.07 per share, with a total value of $635,993.64.
  • On Monday, August 15th, Bradley Vizi acquired 52,820 shares of L.B. Foster stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $9.54 per share, with a total value of $503,902.80.

L.B. Foster Co. (NASDAQ:FSTR) traded up 0.83% on Friday, reaching $12.10. 69,109 shares of the company were exchanged. L.B. Foster Co. has a 12-month low of $8.80 and a 12-month high of $20.77. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $11.85 and a 200 day moving average of $12.74. The firm’s market capitalization is $125.63 million.

L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August 9th. The company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.30. The firm earned $136 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $152.65 million. L.B. Foster had a positive return on equity of 1.90% and a negative net margin of 25.79%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 20.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.52 EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that L.B. Foster Co. will post ($0.36) earnings per share for the current year.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR)

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 23rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 9th were paid a $0.04 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, September 7th. This represents a $0.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.32%. L.B. Foster’s dividend payout ratio is presently -1.10%.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Acrospire Investment Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of L.B. Foster during the second quarter valued at about $154,000. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its position in shares of L.B. Foster by 58.3% in the second quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 34,944 shares of the company’s stock valued at $381,000 after buying an additional 12,875 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. purchased a new position in shares of L.B. Foster during the second quarter valued at about $120,000. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its position in shares of L.B. Foster by 27.0% in the second quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 533,325 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,806,000 after buying an additional 113,408 shares in the last quarter. Finally, LSV Asset Management increased its position in shares of L.B. Foster by 4.4% in the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 325,347 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,543,000 after buying an additional 13,700 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 58.27% of the company’s stock.

L.B. Foster Company Profile

L.B. Foster Company is a manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of products and services for the rail, construction, energy and utility markets. The Company’s segments include Rail Products and Services, Construction Products, and Tubular and Energy Services. Its Rail Products segment provides a range of new and used rail, trackwork and accessories to railroads, mines and industry.

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