Stock ticker :
NASDAQ
FSTR
AS OF
Jan 14, closing price
Price
$15.34
Change
+$0.72 (+4.92%)
Capitalization
$166.2m
FSTR
Stock ticker :
NASDAQ
42 days until earnings call
Intraday data for
Jan 14, closing price
Price
$15.34
Change
+$0.72 (+4.92%)
Capitalization
$166.2m

(FSTR) Stock Forecast and AI Recommendations

a manufacturer of transportation and construction materials
Industry Railroads

L.B. Foster Company (FSTR) Stock Stock Prediciton and Price Targets

Stock market charts, price targets, analyst ratings and a financial calendar
a manufacturer of transportation and construction materials
Industry Railroads
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a Summary for FSTR with price predictions.
4:00 PM EST Jan 14

FSTR's MACD Histogram crosses above signal line

The Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) for FSTR turned positive on December 29, 2021. Looking at past instances where FSTR's MACD turned positive, the stock continued to rise in 33 of 40 cases over the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are 82%.

Stock Forecast, Price, News, Quote

Throughout the month of 12/14/21 - 01/14/22, the price experienced a +8% Uptrend. During the week of 01/07/22 - 01/14/22, the stock enjoyed a +10% Uptrend growth.

Technical Analysis (Indicators)
Bullish Trend Analysis

The RSI Oscillator points to a transition from a downward trend to an upward trend -- in cases where FSTR's RSI Oscillator exited the oversold zone, 22 of 28 resulted in an increase in price. Tickeron's analysis proposes that the odds of a continued upward trend are 79%.

The Momentum Indicator moved above the 0 level on December 31, 2021. You may want to consider a long position or call options on FSTR as a result. In 59 of 79 past instances where the momentum indicator moved above 0, the stock continued to climb. The odds of a continued upward trend are 75%.

FSTR moved above its 50-day Moving Average on January 14, 2022 date and that indicates a change from a downward trend to an upward trend.

Following a +4.63% 3-day Advance, the price is estimated to grow further. Considering data from situations where FSTR advanced for three days, in 179 of 262 cases, the price rose further within the following month. The odds of a continued upward trend are 68%.

Bearish Trend Analysis

The Stochastic Indicator entered the overbought zone. Expect a price pull-back in the foreseeable future.

Following a 3-day decline, the stock is projected to fall further. Considering past instances where FSTR declined for three days, the price rose further in 50 of 62 cases within the following month. The odds of a continued downward trend are 74%.

FSTR broke above its upper Bollinger Band on January 10, 2022. This could be a sign that the stock is set to drop as the stock moves back below the upper band and toward the middle band. You may want to consider selling the stock or exploring put options.

The Aroon Indicator for FSTR entered a downward trend on January 04, 2022. This could indicate a strong downward move is ahead for the stock. Traders may want to consider selling the stock or buying put options.

Fundamental Analysis (Ratings)

The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is 2 (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to outstanding earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.

The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is 7 (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating very strong sales and a profitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.

The Tickeron Valuation Rating of 50 (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is fair valued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (0.913) is normal, around the industry mean (2.378). P/E Ratio (26.882) is within average values for comparable stocks, (45.640). FSTR's Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (0.000) is very low in comparison to the industry average of (1.770). FSTR has a moderately low Dividend Yield (0.000) as compared to the industry average of (0.030). P/S Ratio (0.319) is also within normal values, averaging (2.760).

The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is 53 (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating steady price growth. FSTR’s price grows at a higher rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.

The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is 95 (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating that the returns do not compensate for the risks. FSTR’s unstable profits reported over time resulted in significant Drawdowns within these last five years. A stable profit reduces stock drawdown and volatility. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 80, placing this stock worse than average.

A.I.dvisor published
L.B. Foster Company Earnings Data

FSTR is expected to report earnings to 21 cents per share on March 01

L.B. Foster Company FSTR Stock Earnings Report
Q4'21
Est.
$0.22
Q3'21
Missed
by $0.02
Q2'21
Met
by $0.27
Q1'21
Missed
by $0.09
Q4'20
Beat
by $0.13
The last earnings report on November 02 showed earnings per share of 21 cents, missing the estimate of 23 cents. With 32.60K shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 166.20M.
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L.B. Foster Company Dividends
FSTR paid dividends on September 23, 2016
L.B. Foster Company FSTR Stock Dividends
А quarterly dividend of $0.04 per share was paid with a record date of September 23, 2016, and an ex-dividend date of September 07, 2016. The ex-dividend date is usually set several business days before the record date. If a stock is purchased on its ex-dividend date or after, the next dividend payment will not be received. Instead, the dividends are repossessed by to the seller. If the stocks are purchased before the ex-dividend date, the buyer will receive the dividends.
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Industry Trucks Or Construction Or Farm Machinery
Address 415 Holiday Drive, Pittsburgh, PA, 15220
Phone +1 412 928-3400
Employees 1130
Web https://www.lbfoster.com
FSTR

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Capitalization 166M
P/E Ratio 26.88
Risk (Beta) 1.02
Dividend Yield N/A
Total Cash 4.14M
Total Cash/Share 0.38
Total Debt 49.7M
Total Debt/Equity 0.14
Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) N/A
Revenue/Share (as % of the share price) 48%
Revenue 505M
ROE N/A
Book Value 181M
P/B Ratio 0.91
Cash Flow N/A
Earnings 1
Average Daily Volume YTD N/A
Common Shares Outstanding - Security Level 111K
Current Ratio 1.88
Current Revenue Per Employee 136,745.12
Dividends Per Share - Security 0.00
EBITDA 24.7M
Float N/A
Float - Current N/A
Gross Income Margin 16.93
Revenue To Assets 2.71
Shares Held By Institutions 136M
Shares Outstanding - Current N/A
Total Liabilities 199M
Total Volume MTD N/A
Value Fair
Gain YTD 11.564
Group Domestic Stock Funds
Category Transportation
Total Expense Ratio
Min. Initial Investment 0.00 USD
Fund Existence
Turnover
Front Load
Net Assets 0.00 USD
Manager Tenure
Group Domestic Stock Funds
Category Transportation
Capitalization 166.20m USD
P/E Ratio 26.88172
Total Cash 4.14m USD
Projected Growth N/A
Total Debt 49.73m USD
Revenue 504.54m USD
Risk (Beta) 1.02
Dividend Yield N/A
Total Cash/Share 0.38
Total Debt/Equity 0.14
Revenue/Share 48.00USD as % of share price
Group Domestic Stock Funds
Category Transportation
Net Assets 0.00 USD
Fund Existence
Turnover
Capitalization
Yield
Total Expense Ratio
Investment Style
Risk (Beta)
Group Domestic Stock Funds
Category Transportation
Market Capitalization 0.00 USD
Volume 0.00 USD