Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (NYSE:AFI) has earned a consensus broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the five analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating.

Brokerages have set a 12 month consensus target price of $15.75 for the company and are anticipating that the company will post ($0.20) EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Armstrong Flooring an industry rank of 7 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Several brokerages have commented on AFI. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “hold” rating and set a $20.00 price objective on shares of Armstrong Flooring in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Armstrong Flooring from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. SunTrust Banks, Inc. restated a “hold” rating and set a $15.00 price objective on shares of Armstrong Flooring in a research report on Monday, October 2nd. Nomura restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Armstrong Flooring in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. Finally, Gabelli downgraded shares of Armstrong Flooring from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $18.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. KBC Group NV increased its holdings in shares of Armstrong Flooring by 1.2% during the second quarter. KBC Group NV now owns 18,663 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $335,000 after buying an additional 225 shares in the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers grew its stake in shares of Armstrong Flooring by 1.7% in the second quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 28,206 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $507,000 after purchasing an additional 470 shares during the last quarter. Strs Ohio grew its stake in shares of Armstrong Flooring by 1.9% in the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 37,700 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $677,000 after purchasing an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. Symphony Asset Management LLC grew its stake in shares of Armstrong Flooring by 4.0% in the second quarter. Symphony Asset Management LLC now owns 21,003 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $377,000 after purchasing an additional 808 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans grew its stake in shares of Armstrong Flooring by 2.6% in the second quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 35,640 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $640,000 after purchasing an additional 920 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of Armstrong Flooring (NYSE:AFI) traded up $0.24 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $16.13. The company had a trading volume of 162,974 shares, compared to its average volume of 203,246. The company has a current ratio of 2.66, a quick ratio of 0.98 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.17. The company has a market capitalization of $414.95 and a PE ratio of 66.83. Armstrong Flooring has a fifty-two week low of $13.32 and a fifty-two week high of $22.96.

Armstrong Flooring (NYSE:AFI) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 6th. The construction company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.27 by ($0.07). Armstrong Flooring had a negative net margin of 2.40% and a positive return on equity of 1.06%. The firm had revenue of $308.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $294.68 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.43 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was down 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that Armstrong Flooring will post 0.15 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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About Armstrong Flooring

Armstrong Flooring, Inc produces flooring products for use primarily in the construction and renovation of residential, commercial and institutional buildings. The Company designs, manufactures, sources and sells resilient and wood flooring products in North America and the Pacific Rim. It operates through two segments: Resilient Flooring and Wood Flooring.

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