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FSTR

L.B. Foster NasdaqGS:FSTR Stock Report

Last Price

US$9.15

Market Cap

US$100.0m

7D

-2.9%

1Y

-40.2%

Updated

07 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
FSTR fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends0/6

FSTR Stock Overview

L.B. Foster Company provides engineered and manufactured products and services for the building and infrastructure projects worldwide.

Rewards

Earnings are forecast to grow 209.35% per year

Trading at good value compared to peers and industry

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for FSTR from our risk checks.

L.B. Foster Company Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for L.B. Foster
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$9.15
52 Week HighUS$16.15
52 Week LowUS$9.01
Beta1.01
1 Month Change-18.52%
3 Month Change-22.59%
1 Year Change-40.20%
3 Year Change-55.24%
5 Year Change-61.31%
Change since IPO115.29%

Recent News & Updates

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Sep 23
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Recent updates

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Sep 23
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Here's Why L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Sep 02
Here's Why L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Should You Think About Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) Now?

May 11
Should You Think About Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) Now?

L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Sep 10
L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Returns On Capital At L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Have Stalled

May 30
Returns On Capital At L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Have Stalled

We Think L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

May 15
We Think L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

When Should You Buy L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Apr 30
When Should You Buy L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Are Robust Financials Driving The Recent Rally In L.B. Foster Company's (NASDAQ:FSTR) Stock?

Mar 09
Are Robust Financials Driving The Recent Rally In L.B. Foster Company's (NASDAQ:FSTR) Stock?

Is L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Using Capital Effectively?

Feb 22
Is L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Using Capital Effectively?

These 4 Measures Indicate That L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Is Using Debt Extensively

Feb 05
These 4 Measures Indicate That L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Is Using Debt Extensively

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

Jan 21
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR)?

If You Had Bought L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Shares Five Years Ago You'd Have Earned 45% Returns

Jan 06
If You Had Bought L.B. Foster (NASDAQ:FSTR) Shares Five Years Ago You'd Have Earned 45% Returns

How Much Of L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) Do Insiders Own?

Dec 22
How Much Of L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ:FSTR) Do Insiders Own?

Is L.B. Foster Company's (NASDAQ:FSTR) Stock's Recent Performance Being Led By Its Attractive Financial Prospects?

Dec 09
Is L.B. Foster Company's (NASDAQ:FSTR) Stock's Recent Performance Being Led By Its Attractive Financial Prospects?

Does L.B. Foster's (NASDAQ:FSTR) Statutory Profit Adequately Reflect Its Underlying Profit?

Nov 26
Does L.B. Foster's (NASDAQ:FSTR) Statutory Profit Adequately Reflect Its Underlying Profit?

Shareholder Returns

FSTRUS MachineryUS Market
7D-2.9%-2.1%-3.7%
1Y-40.2%-5.4%-21.2%

Return vs Industry: FSTR underperformed the US Machinery industry which returned -5.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FSTR underperformed the US Market which returned -20.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FSTR's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FSTR volatility
FSTR Average Weekly Movement7.3%
Machinery Industry Average Movement6.1%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: FSTR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FSTR's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1902991John Kaselhttps://www.lbfoster.com

L.B. Foster Company provides engineered and manufactured products and services for the building and infrastructure projects worldwide. The company’s Rail, Technologies, and Services segment offers new rail to passenger and short line freight railroads, industrial companies, and rail contractors; used rails; rail accessories, including track spikes and anchors, bolts, angle bars, tie plates, and other products; power rail, direct fixation fasteners, coverboards, and special accessories; and trackwork products, as well as engineers and manufactures insulated rail joints and related accessories. This segment also provides friction management products and application systems, railroad condition monitoring systems and equipment, wheel impact load detection systems, wayside data collection and management systems, track fasteners, and engineered concrete railroad ties; and aftermarket services.

L.B. Foster Company Fundamentals Summary

How do L.B. Foster's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FSTR fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$100.00m
Earnings (TTM)-US$1.97m
Revenue (TTM)US$473.29m

0.2x

P/S Ratio

-50.8x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FSTR income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$473.29m
Cost of RevenueUS$390.57m
Gross ProfitUS$82.72m
Other ExpensesUS$84.69m
Earnings-US$1.97m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.18
Gross Margin17.48%
Net Profit Margin-0.42%
Debt/Equity Ratio56.2%

How did FSTR perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison