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Acuity Brands Profitability Rank

: 8 (As of May. 2022)
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Acuity Brands has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %
2. Piotroski F-Score
3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
4. Consistency of the profitability
5. Predictability Rank

Acuity Brands's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in May. 2022 was 13.45%. As of today, Acuity Brands's Piotroski F-Score is 6.


Competitive Comparison

For the Electrical Equipment & Parts subindustry, Acuity Brands's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Acuity Brands Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Industrial Products industry and Industrials sector, Acuity Brands's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Acuity Brands's Profitability Rank falls into.



Acuity Brands Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Acuity Brands has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

Acuity Brands's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in May. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: May. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: May. 2022 )
=142.7 / 1060.6
=13.45 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

Acuity Brands has an F-score of 6 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Warning Sign:

Acuity Brands Inc operating margin has been in a 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -5.1%.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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Acuity Brands Business Description

Acuity Brands logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
1170 Peachtree Street, N.E., Suite 2300, Atlanta, GA, USA, 30309-7676
Acuity Brands Inc is the parent company of Acuity Brands Lighting and other subsidiaries, which provide lighting products for commercial, institutional, industrial, and residential applications. These products include luminaires, lighting controls, lighting components, and integrated lighting systems that use a combination of light sources. Customers include electrical distributors, electric utilities, retail home improvement centers, and lighting showrooms. A majority of the firms' revenue is generated in the United States.
Executives
Sachleben Mark director C/O NEW RELIC, INC. 188 SPEAR STREET, STE. 1200 SAN FRANCISCO CA 94105
O'shaughnessy Laura director C/O VROOM, INC. 1375 BROADWAY, FLOOR 11 NEW YORK NY 10018
Mills Dianne B officer: SVP & Chief HR Officer C/O ACUITY BRANDS, INC. 1170 PEACHTREE STREET, NE, STE 2300 ATLANTA GA 30309
Leibman Maya director 4333 AMON CARTER BLVD FORT WORTH TX 76155
Ashe Neil director, officer: President & CEO C/O ACUITY BRANDS, INC. 1170 PEACHTREE STREET, NE, STE 2300 ATLANTA GA 30309
Goldman Barry R officer: SVP & General Counsel 1170 PEACHTREE STREET, NE SUITE 2300 ATLANTA GA 30309
Vernerey Laurent J officer: Executive Vice President 1170 PEACHTREE STREET, NE SUITE 2300 ATLANTA GA 30309
Dillard George Douglas Jr director 1170 PEACHTREE STREET NE SUITE 2300 ATLANTA GA 30309
Winston Mary A director 557 BROADWAY C/O SCHOLASTIC CORP NEW YORK NY 10012
Battle W. Patrick director 1170 PEACHTREE STREET NE SUITE 2300 ATLANTA X1 30309
Hance James H Jr director C/O ACUITY BRANDS, INC. 1170 PEACHTREE STR NE ATLANTA GA 30309
Pileggi Dominic J director 1170 PEACHTREE STREET, NE SUITE 2300 ATLANTA GA 30309
Wesley Norman H director 225 W WESTMINSTER LAKE FOREST IL 60045
Smith C. Dan officer: VP, Treasurer and Secretary 1170 PEACHTREE STREET NE SUITE 2400 ATLANTA GA 30309
Harnett Gordon D director 29400 LAKELAND BLVD WICKLIFFE OH 44092

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