Analyst Downgrades – Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI) Stock Gets Downgraded By William Blair from Outperform to Market Perform

Analyst Ratings For Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI)

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Today, Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI) stock was downgraded by William Blair from Outperform to Market Perform.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 3/22/2018-William Blair was Downgraded by analysts at William Blair from a “Outperform ” rating to a ” Market Perform” rating.
  • 3/16/2018-Robert W. Baird Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 1/11/2018-Seaport Global Securities Reiterated Rating of Buy .
  • 1/10/2018-Williams Capital was Downgraded by analysts at Williams Capital from a “Buy ” rating to a ” Hold” rating. They now have a $175.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $204.00 .
  • 1/10/2018-Wells Fargo Reiterated Rating of Market Perform.
  • 10/13/2017-KeyCorp initiated coverage with a Sector Weight rating.
  • 10/10/2017-Oppenheimer Reiterated Rating of Buy.

Dividend information for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI)

Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI) pays an annual dividend of $0.52 with a yield of 0.37% and an average dividend growth of 0.00% based on a 3 Year Average..

Dividend History for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI)

  • On 1/8/2018 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.28% with an ex dividend date of 1/19/2018 which will be payable on 2/1/2018.
  • On 10/2/2017 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.31% with an ex dividend date of 10/17/2017 which will be payable on 11/1/2017.
  • On 6/28/2017 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.29% with an ex dividend date of 7/14/2017 which will be payable on 8/1/2017.
  • On 3/30/2017 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.25% with an ex dividend date of 4/12/2017 which will be payable on 5/1/2017.
  • On 1/6/2017 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.26% with an ex dividend date of 1/19/2017 which will be payable on 2/1/2017.
  • On 9/30/2016 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.2% with an ex dividend date of 10/14/2016 which will be payable on 11/1/2016.
  • On 6/27/2016 Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) announced a quarterly dividend of $0.13 0.22% with an ex dividend date of 7/14/2016 which will be payable on 8/1/2016.


  • On 11/3/2017 Mark A Black, EVP, sold 7,441 with an average share price of $161.32 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,200,382.12.
  • On 7/14/2017 Mark A. Black, EVP, sold 5,427 with an average share price of $205.29 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,114,108.83.
  • On 7/6/2017 Peter C Browning, Director, sold 970 with an average share price of $200.05 per share and the total transaction amounting to $194,048.50.
  • On 2/7/2017 Ray M Robinson, Director, sold 1,100 with an average share price of $206.19 per share and the total transaction amounting to $226,809.00.
  • On 7/11/2016 Richard K. Reece, CFO, sold 33,430 with an average share price of $269.07 per share and the total transaction amounting to $8,995,010.10.
  • On 7/11/2016 Vernon J. Nagel, CEO, sold 65,060 with an average share price of $268.30 per share and the total transaction amounting to $17,455,598.00.
  • On 7/6/2016 Mark A. Black, EVP, sold 2,654 with an average share price of $250.27 per share and the total transaction amounting to $664,216.58.

Recent Trading Activity for Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) (NYSE:AYI)
Shares of Acuity Brands (NYSE:AYI) closed the previous trading session at 135.49 down -11.52 7.84% with shares trading hands.

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