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Last $64.64 USD
Change Today +0.74 / 1.16%
Volume 912.4K
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A. O. Smith Corporation manufactures and markets water heaters and boilers to the residential and commercial end markets primarily in the United States, Canada, China, Europe, India, and the Middle East. It operates in two segments, North America and Rest of World. The company offers electric, natural gas, gas tankless, and liquid propane model water heaters, as well as solar tank units for applications in residences, restaurants, hotels and motels, laundries, car washes, and small businesses; and residential boilers, as well as commercial boilers primarily for space heating applications in hospitals, schools, hotels, and other large commercial buildings. It also provides expansion tanks, commercial solar water heating systems, swimming pool and spa heaters, and related products and parts. The company sells its products through independent wholesale plumbing distributors, hardware and home center chains, and manufacturer representative firms. It sells water heaters to approximately 7,000 retail outlets, as well as water treatment products to 4,500 retail outlets in China. The company is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

12,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/18/15

smith (a.o.) corp (AOS) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President ...
Total Annual Compensation: $932.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $497.0K
Senior Vice President and President of North ...
Total Annual Compensation: $368.0K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $462.9K
Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Pu...
Total Annual Compensation: $399.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

smith (a.o.) corp (AOS) Key Developments

AO Smith Corp. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2015

AO Smith Corp. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $653.5 million against $595.4 million a year ago. Earnings before provision for income taxes were $103.2 million against $78.6 million a year ago. Net earnings were $71.1 million against $57.3 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share of common stock were $0.79 against $0.63 a year ago. Revenue rose 10%, helped by higher prices, higher boiled sales in the U.S. and continued demand for its water heating and water treatment products in China. For the six months, the company reported net sales of $1,272.0 million against $1,147.6 million a year ago. Earnings before provision for income taxes were $186.0 million against $143.5 million a year ago. Net earnings were $129.5 million against $104.0 million a year ago. Diluted earnings per share of common stock were $1.44 against $1.14 a year ago. Cash provided by operating activities was $58.2 million against $89.8 million a year ago. Capital expenditures were $31.0 million against $50.8 million a year ago. The company anticipates its effective income tax rate for the full year of 2015 to be approximately 30.5%. The company expects that it will achieve full-year of 2015 earnings of between $3.04 and $3.09 per share, which excludes the potential impact from future acquisitions. The company expected cash flow from operations in 2015 to be approximately $300 million. The company expects capital expenditures to be between $100 million and $110 million in 2015, which includes approximately $20 million to support the ERP implementation and approximately $30 million related to capacity expansions in China and in the U.S., with the U.S. portion in support of Lochinvar-branded sales. Depreciation and amortization expense is expected to be approximately $65 million in 2015.

A. O. Smith Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on Aug. 17, 2015

A. O. Smith Corporation declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per share on the company's Common Stock and Class A Common Stock. The dividend is payable on Aug. 17, 2015, to shareholders of record July 31, 2015.

AO Smith Corp. to Report Q2, 2015 Results on Jul 23, 2015

AO Smith Corp. announced that they will report Q2, 2015 results at 9:00 AM, Eastern Standard Time on Jul 23, 2015


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