Leggett & Platt, Incorporated operates in the Upholstered household furniture sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Leggett & Platt with three other
furniture companies in North America:
sales of $1.43 billion
of which 81%
was Residential Upholstery),
Select Comfort Corporation
of which 100%
was Air beds), and
Dorel Industries Inc
based in Canada
(3.46 billion Canadian Dollars [US$2.62 billion]
of which 39%
Leggett & Platt reported sales of $3.92 billion
December of 2015.
increase of 3.6%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were $3.78 billion.
Sales at Leggett & Platt have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2010, sales have increased a total of 17%).
Sales of Commercial Furnishings saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
177.8% in 2015, from
$194.30 million to $539.80 million.
Leggett & Platt also saw significant increases in sales in
Specialized Products (up 14.3% to $913.60 million)
Not all segments of Leggett & Platt experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Industrial Materials fell 29.4% to $427.60 million.
Leggett & Platt also experienced decreases in sales in
Residential Furnishings (down 6.7% to $2.04 billion)