Press Releases


Press Releases

The following information is provided here as a convenience, and was current as of the original date of authorship. It should be considered historical in nature, as some information may now be out of date. The company undertakes no duty to update or correct this information.

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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces New Chief Financial Officer
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt is pleased to announce that Jeffrey L. Tate , 50, will join the Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective September 3, 2019 . Jeff brings 27 years of senior-level finance,
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $.40
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Third quarter dividend is $.40 per share, an increase of 5.3% versus 3Q 2018 Indicated dividend yield is 4.3% Annual dividends have increased for 48 consecutive years Leggett & Platt's Board of Directors announced a dividend of $.40 per share for the
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Reports 2Q Results
CARTHAGE, Mo. , July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 2Q sales grew 10%, to $1.21 billion 2Q EPS was $.64 , an increase of $.01 vs 2Q18 2Q cash flow from operations was a strong $172 million 2019 guidance lowered : sales of $4.7-$4.85 billion ; EPS of $2.30-$2.50 ; adjusted EPS of $2.40-$2.60 Diversified
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces Perry Davis To Retire
CARTHAGE, Mo. , July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leggett & Platt today announced that Perry E. Davis , Executive Vice President and President of the Residential and Industrial Products segments, will retire early next year. The Company will immediately begin a search to fill this role.
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces 2Q 2019 Earnings Call
Carthage, MO, July 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will release second quarter earnings results on Monday, July 29, 2019 after the market closes, and hold its quarterly conference call to
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Toggle Summary Leggett Announces Annual Meeting Results And Election Of Two New Board Members
CARTHAGE, Mo. , May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Annual Meeting addressed three items of business; voting aligned with Board recommendations Board announced the election of two new Board members, Mark Blinn and Jai Shah Annual Meeting Results The annual meeting of Leggett & Platt shareholders was held
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Toggle Summary Leggett Announces Dividend Increase
CARTHAGE, Mo. , May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Increased second quarter dividend by $.02 , or 5.3%, to $.40 per share Indicated dividend yield is 4.0%, one of the highest among the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Leggett & Platt's Board of Directors announced a dividend of $.40 per share for the second
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Reports 1Q Results
CARTHAGE, Mo. , April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 1Q sales grew 12%, to $1.16 billion 1Q EPS of $.45 ; 1Q adjusted 1 EPS of $.49 , a decrease of $.08 vs 1Q18 1Q included restructuring-related charges and ECS transaction costs: $7 million (pretax) or $.04 per share 2019 guidance unchanged: sales of
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces 1Q 2019 Earnings Call
Carthage, MO - April 16, 2019 - Leggett & Platt (NYSE:LEG), a diversified manufacturer of engineered products serving several major markets, will release first quarter earnings results on Monday, April 29, 2019 after the market closes, and hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces Quarterly Dividend Of $.38 And Management Promotion
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- First quarter dividend is $.38 per share, an increase of 5.6% versus 1Q 2018 Indicated dividend yield is 3.3% Annual dividends have increased for 48 consecutive years Susan McCoy promoted to Senior Vice President, Investor Relations Leggett & Platt's
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