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Change Today +0.12 / 0.80%
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federal signal corp (FSS) Snapshot

Open
$15.07
Previous Close
$15.03
Day High
$15.18
Day Low
$14.98
52 Week High
04/4/14 - $16.05
52 Week Low
08/28/13 - $11.34
Market Cap
950.7M
Average Volume 10 Days
195.2K
EPS TTM
$1.08
Shares Outstanding
62.8M
EX-Date
08/8/14
P/E TM
14.0x
Dividend
$0.12
Dividend Yield
0.40%
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federal signal corp (FSS) Details

Federal Signal Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells a suite of products and integrated solutions primarily in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company operates in three segments: Environmental Solutions, Safety and Security Systems, and Fire Rescue. The Environmental Solutions segment manufactures various self-propelled street cleaning vehicles, vacuum loader vehicles, municipal catch basin/sewer cleaning vacuum trucks, and water blasting equipment; sells parts and tooling; rents equipment; and provides service, repair, and training. This segment sells its products under the Elgin, Vactor, Guzzler, and Jetstream brands primarily to municipal and government customers, and industrial contractors. The Safety and Security Systems segment manufactures and supplies systems and products for law enforcement, fire rescue, emergency medical services, campuses, military facilities, and industrial sites to protect people and property. It offers systems for campus and community alerting, emergency vehicles, first responder interoperable communications, industrial communications, and command and municipal networked security; and vehicle light bars and sirens, public warning sirens, and public safety software. This segment sells its products primarily under the Federal Signal, Federal Signal VAMA, Target Tech, and Victor brands. The Fire Rescue segment manufactures articulated and telescopic aerial platforms for fire fighting, rescue, electric utility, and industrial uses. It also sells parts; and provides service and training. This segment sells its products under the Bronto Skylift brand to municipal and industrial fire services, civil defense authorities, rental companies, electric utilities, and industrial customers. The company sells its products through dealers, direct sales, and wholesalers/distributors, as well as independent foreign distributors. Federal Signal Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois.

federal signal corp (FSS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $750.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $191.6K
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $375.0K
President of Public Safety Systems
Total Annual Compensation: $237.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

federal signal corp (FSS) Key Developments

Federal Signal Corp. Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014 ; Raises Earnings Guidance for the Year 2014

Federal Signal Corp. announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net sales of $234.60 million, operating income of $23.90 million, income before income taxes of $22.70 million, income from continuing operations of $17 million or $0.27 per diluted share, net income of $17.10 million or $0.27 per diluted share, adjusted income before income taxes of $22.80 million, adjusted net income from continuing operations of $17.10 million or $0.27 per diluted share compared to the net sales of $222.60 million, operating income of $18.20 million, income before income taxes of $16.40 million, income from continuing operations of $117.80 million or $1.87 per diluted share, net income of $117.50 million or $1.87 per diluted share, adjusted income before income taxes of $15.80 million, adjusted net income from continuing operations of $10.70 million or $0.17 per diluted share for the same quarter a year ago. Net debt also was down significantly, to $51 million at the end of the second quarter. Cash generated by continuing operations was $30.7 million, which is up from $24.1 million in last year's quarter. For the six months period, the company reported net sales of $434.80 million, operating income of $36.70 million, income before income taxes of $34.50 million, income from continuing operations of $24.60 million or $0.39 per diluted share, net income of $24.50 million or $0.39 per diluted share, adjusted income before income taxes of $34.40 million, adjusted net income from continuing operations of $24.60 million or $0.39 per diluted share compared to the net sales of $422.40 million, operating income of $30.30 million, income before income taxes of $15.50 million, income from continuing operations of $116.70 million or $1.86 per diluted share, net income of $116.90 million or $1.86 per diluted share, adjusted income before income taxes of $23.60 million, adjusted net income from continuing operations of $16 million or $0.25 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $23.4 million compared to the $5.9 million for the same period year ago. Purchases of properties and equipment was $9.4 million compared to the $9.5 million for the same period year ago. The company raised earnings outlook for the year 2014 to a range of $0.83 to $0.87 per share. Full-year effective tax rate will average about 32%.

Federal Signal Mulls Acquisitions

Federal Signal Corp. (NYSE:FSS) intends to pursue acquisitions. "We are fortunate to have attractive opportunities for growth within the Company and we're pursuing them. Most of these do not require significant capital either, as again we have the capacity and the capabilities to leverage our facilities. We will also continue to look at acquisition opportunities that we build on our core competencies and that we can leverage for profitable growth. We intend to be disciplined and strategic with those efforts," said, Dennis Martin President and Chief Executive Officer of Federal Signal.

Federal Signal Mulls Acquisitions

Federal Signal Corp. (NYSE:FSS) is seeking acquisitions. Dennis Martin, President and Chief Executive, said, "We will also continue to look at acquisition opportunities that we build on our core competencies and that we can leverage for profitable growth. We intend to be disciplined and strategic with those efforts."

 

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