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Last A$17.88 AUD
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James Hardie Industries plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells fiber cement products and systems for internal and external building construction applications primarily in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the Philippines, and Europe. The company operates through USA and Europe Fiber Cement, and Asia Pacific Fiber Cement segments. Its products principally include fiber cement interior linings, exterior siding products, and related accessories products. The company offers fiber cement products with various patterned profiles and surface finishes for a range of applications, including external siding and soffit lining, internal linings, facades, floor and tile underlay, ceilings, roofing, lattice, decorative columns, and fencing applications. Its products are used in various markets, such as new residential construction, which include single and multi-family housing; manufactured housing; repair and remodeling; and various commercial and industrial applications. It markets its fiber cement products and systems under various Hardie brand names, such as HardieBacker; and other brand names, such as Artisan by James Hardie, Cemplank and Prevail, Scyon, and Stria. The company sells its products directly, as well as through distributors, large home center retailers, small to medium size dealer outlets, and specialist distributors to dealers or lumber yards, consumers, builders, real estate developers, and distributor/hardware stores. James Hardie Industries plc was founded in 1888 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.

3,214 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/21/15
Founded in 1888

james hardie industries-cdi (JHX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: $4.2M
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
General Counsel
Total Annual Compensation: $398.3K
Executive General Manager of International
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Executive General Manager of Southern Divisio...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

james hardie industries-cdi (JHX) Key Developments

James Hardie Industries plc Amends Memorandum of Association and Articles of Association

James Hardie Industries plc announced that AGM was held on August 14, 2015, the shareholders approved the amend Memorandum of Association and amend Articles of Association.

James Hardie Industries plc Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year Ending March 31, 2016

James Hardie Industries plc reported unaudited earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $428.3 million against $416.8 million a year ago. Operating income was $84.5 million against $50.4 million a year ago. Income before income taxes was $81.3 million against $45.6 million a year ago. Net income was $60.0 million against $28.9 million a year ago. Basic and diluted income per share was $0.13 against $0.06 a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $55.1 million against $42.5 million a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment was $19.0 million against $48.6 million a year ago. Adjusted net operating profit $63.5 million or 14 cents diluted per share compared to $50.1 million or 11 cents diluted per share a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $102.7 million against $67.0 million a year ago. Adjusted EBIT was $89.7 million against $71.2 million a year ago. Net debt at the end of June was $290 million compared to net debt of $331 million at the end of March. The company expects to see moderate growth in the US housing market in fiscal year 2016, assuming new housing construction starts of between 1.1 and 1.2 million. The company expects net operating profit excluding asbestos for the year ending 31 March 2016 is between $244 million and $286 million. The company expects full year adjusted net operating profit to be between $240 million and $270 million assuming, among other things, housing conditions in the United States continue to improve in line with assumed forecasted new construction starts, input prices and production efficiencies remain consistent and an average exchange rate at or near current levels is applicable for the remainder of the year. The comparable adjusted net operating profit for fiscal year 2015 was $221.4 million. The company is estimating effective tax rate to be on adjusted effective tax rate of 26.5%. The company expects CapEx this year to be more in line with kind of the $100 million to $75 million to $100 million range in comparison to the last couple of years.

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