L.B. Foster Company  

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-0.23 (-0.48%)
Apr 15 - Close
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Currency in USD
Range 47.35 - 48.58
52 week 39.14 - 50.00
Open 48.30
Vol / Avg. 28,767.00/30,177.00
Mkt cap 495.40M
P/E 16.81
Div/yield 0.03/0.25
EPS 2.85
Shares 10.33M
Beta 1.42
Inst. own 81%
May 2, 2014
Q1 2014 L.B. Foster Earnings Release Add to calendar
Feb 28, 2014
Q4 2013 L.B. Foster Earnings Conference Call - Webcast
Feb 27, 2014
Q4 2013 L.B. Foster Earnings Release
Feb 12, 2014
Feb 11, 2014
L.B. Foster at Stifel Transportation and Logistics Conference
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Key stats and ratios

Q4 (Dec '13) 2013
Net profit margin 4.65% 4.90%
Operating margin 7.38% 7.38%
EBITD margin - 8.80%
Return on average assets 7.00% 7.14%
Return on average equity 9.34% 9.69%
Employees 830 -
CDP Score - -


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+1-412-9283431 (Phone)
+1-412-9287891 (Fax)

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External links

Analyst Estimates - MarketWatch
SEC Filings - EDGAR Online
Major Holders - MSN Money


L. B. Foster Company is engaged in the manufacture, fabrication and distribution of rail, construction and tubular products. It operates in three business segments: Rail products, Construction products, and Tubular products. For rail markets, the Company provides a line of new and used rail, trackwork, and accessories to railroads, mines and industry. It also designs and produces concrete railroad ties, insulated rail joints, power rail, track fasteners, coverboards and special accessories for mass transit and other rail systems worldwide. It also engineers, manufactures and assembles friction management products, railway wayside data collection and management systems and engineers and sells securement systems and related products. For the construction industry, it sells steel sheet piling, H-bearing piling, pipe piling and provides rental sheet piling for foundation requirements. In November 2013, the Company acquired Ball Winch Pipeline Services, LLC.

Officers and directors

Lee B. Foster II Chairman of the Board
Age: 66
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Robert P. Bauer President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Age: 54
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
David J. Russo Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer
Age: 54
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Donald L. Foster Senior Vice President - Construction Products
Age: 57
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
John F. Kasel Senior Vice President - Rail Business
Age: 47
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Christopher T. Scanlon Chief Accounting Officer, Controller
Age: 37
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Brian H. Kelly Vice President - Human Resources and Administration
Age: 53
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Joseph S. Cancilla Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
Age: 47
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Gregory W. Lippard Vice President - Rail Sales and Products
Age: 44
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters
Trading Activity - Yahoo Finance
Merry L. Brumbaugh Vice President - Tubular Products
Age: 55
Bio & Compensation  - Reuters