Lennox International CEO Sells $1,242,826 in Stock (LII)
Lennox International (NYSE:LII) CEO Todd M. Bluedorn sold 14,519 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.60, for a total value of $1,242,826.40. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 253,779 shares in the company, valued at approximately $21,723,482. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on LII shares. Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded shares of Lennox International from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 23rd. They now have a $102.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $93.00. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Lennox International in a research note on Tuesday, July 22nd. They now have a $97.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $98.00. Finally, analysts at Morgan Stanley raised their price target on shares of Lennox International to $96.00 in a research note on Tuesday, July 22nd. They now have an “equal weight” rating on the stock. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $95.94.
Shares of Lennox International (NYSE:LII) traded down 0.08% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $85.25. The stock had a trading volume of 547,129 shares. Lennox International has a one year low of $66.94 and a one year high of $94.69. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $88.58 and a 200-day moving average of $88.06. The company has a market cap of $4.141 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.08.
Lennox International (NYSE:LII) last announced its earnings results on Monday, July 21st. The company reported $1.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.51. The company had revenue of $961.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $693.44 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.31 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 5.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Lennox International will post $4.46 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Lennox International Inc (NYSE:LII) is a provider of climate control solutions.
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