Press Releases


Press Releases

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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces New Chief Operating Officer
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Nov. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt announced that Mitch Dolloff will assume the role of Chief Operating Officer effective January 1, 2019 , a role last held by Karl Glassman prior to his becoming CEO in January 2016.  Mitch will also maintain his
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt To Acquire Elite Comfort Solutions For $1.25 Billion
- Combined company will be leading provider of differentiated products for the bedding industry - Significantly expands presence in growing specialty foam and hybrid boxed bed market segment - Opportunity to leverage Elite Comfort Solutions' substantial and proprietary R&D capabilities and
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $.38
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --  Fourth quarter dividend is $.38 per share, an increase of 5.6% versus 4Q 2017 Indicated dividend yield is 4.0% Annual dividends have increased for 47 consecutive years Leggett & Platt's Board of Directors announced a dividend of $.38 per share for the
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Reports 8% Sales Growth And $.67 EPS
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 3Q sales were $1.09 billion , an 8% increase versus 3Q 2017; volume up 3% 3Q EPS was $.67 , a $.06 increase versus 3Q 2017 Reducing 2018 EPS guidance to $2.40-$2.50 ; expect approx. $4.25 billion of sales Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces 3Q 2018 Earnings Call
Carthage, MO - October 12, 2018 - Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will release third quarter earnings results on Thursday, October 25, 2018 after the market closes, and hold its quarterly conference call to discuss third
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Toggle Summary Leggett Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $.38
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --   Third quarter dividend is $.38 per share, an increase of 5.6% versus 3Q17 Indicated dividend yield is 3.3%, one of the highest among the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Annual dividends have increased for 47 consecutive years Leggett & Platt's Board of
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Toggle Summary Leggett's Board Of Directors Elects New Board Member
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Aug. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Leggett & Platt announced the election of Srikanth Padmanabhan to its Board of Directors effective August 3 , 2018.  Mr. Padmanabhan, 54, serves as a Vice President of Cummins Inc. and President of Cummins' Engine Business. Cummins Inc.
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Reports 11% Sales Growth And $.63 EPS
CARTHAGE, Mo. , July 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 2Q sales were $1.1 billion , an 11% increase versus 2Q 2017; volume up 6% 2Q EPS was $.63 , a $.01 decrease versus 2Q 2017 Reducing 2018 sales guidance to $4.25-$4.35 billion ; reducing EPS guidance to $2.55-$2.70 Diversified manufacturer Leggett &
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces 2Q 2018 Earnings Call
Carthage, MO - July 13, 2018 - Leggett & Platt ( LEG ), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter results on Friday, July 27, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (7:30 a.m. Central Time).
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces Webcast Of June 11th Presentation
CARTHAGE, Mo. , June 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt announced that Karl G. Glassman , Chief Executive Officer, will speak to the investment community at the Stifel 2018 Cross Sector Insight Conference on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 10:55 a.m. Eastern ( 9:55 a.m.
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