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Toggle Summary "Bedroom Battles" Survey from The Leggett & Platt Adjustable Bed Group Suggests Men Are "Zen Masters" In The Bedroom
Male Respondents Identify the Bedroom as a Relaxing Spa CARTHAGE, Mo. , March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The age-old battle of the sexes has moved into the bedroom and a recent study suggests that a significant percentage of men view the space as a retreat to enjoy in the privacy of their own homes. 
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Toggle Summary Alice Walton New Leggett Board Member
Carthage, MO - Alice L. Walton today has been elected to the Board of Directors of Leggett & Platt, Incorporated. Ms. Walton was elected to fill the vacancy created by the expansion of the Board to fourteen members. All fourteen members are nominees that shareholders are being asked to elect at the
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Toggle Summary Fortune® Ranks Leggett
Carthage, MO — FORTUNE’s 1998 list of "America’s Most Admired Companies" released this week ranks Leggett & Platt in the top 6% of nearly 500 major corporations. About 12,600 executives, outside directors and securities analysts received ballots from FORTUNE asking them to judge various companies
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Toggle Summary Fortune® Ranks Leggett
Carthage, MO — The FORTUNE® 1999 list of "America’s Most Admired Companies" ranks Leggett & Platt in the top 5% of nearly 500 major U.S. corporations. This year’s survey was published in the March 1st issue of the magazine. More than 10,000 executives, directors and securities analysts received
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Toggle Summary High Energy Costs Impact Leggett's Earnings
CARTHAGE, Mo., Mar 13, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- -- Energy costs expected to impact 1Q earnings by about 3 cents per share. -- 1Q sales expected to be flat to up 1% (vs. 1Q 2002), at lower end of prior guidance. -- Accordingly, 1Q EPS guidance reduced to range of 22-26 cents.
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Acquires America's Body Company
CARTHAGE, Mo., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- -- Third-largest acquisition ever, with approximately $150 million of revenue. -- Joins with current operations to form new business group comprising $250 million of revenue. Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt announced the acquisition of
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt and Invention Machine Announce Strategic Relationship to Accelerate Innovation and Product Development
CARTHAGE, Mo. and BOSTON, July 11, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- FORTUNE 500 diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt Inc. and innovation software provider Invention Machine Corp. today announced a strategic relationship that will expand the use of Invention Machine's
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces $.26 Quarterly Dividend
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- -- 4Q dividend is $.26 per share, an increase of 4% versus 4Q 2008. -- Indicated dividend yield is 5.4% (based on yesterday's $19.29 closing stock price). -- Dividends have increased for 38 consecutive years, at a 14% compound annual growth rate.
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces $.28 First Quarter Dividend
CARTHAGE, Mo. , Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- First quarter dividend is $.28 per share, an increase of 3.7% versus 1Q 2011. Indicated dividend yield is 5.1%, based upon yesterday's closing price. Dividends have increased for 41 consecutive years at more than a 13% compound growth rate.
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Toggle Summary Leggett & Platt Announces $.28 Fourth Quarter Dividend
CARTHAGE, Mo., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Fourth quarter dividend is $.28 per share, an increase of 3.7% versus 4Q 2010. Indicated dividend yield is 5.2%. Annual dividends have increased for 40 consecutive years, at a 14% compound growth rate.
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